Tag Archives: Next Gen

Government agrees computer classes need reform

mobile-industry The government has come out and said that today’s ICT classes need attention to make them more relevant to actual coding employment. This revelation comes in response to the ‘Next Gen’.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Computer News: Hardware, Tablet PC's, Computing

Sony PS4 development underway

Previously both Microsoft and Sony have taken the stance that they intend to get a lot more mileage out of the PS3 and Xbox 360 before the next generation of consoles.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Gaming News: PC, Xbox, PS3 & Nintendo, PS3 News

Microsoft begins work on the Xbox 720

There has long been speculation about when Microsoft is going to release the next-gen Xbox (and Sony the PS4). But it seems that in the case of MS, the Xbox 720,.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Gaming News: PC, Xbox, PS3 & Nintendo, Xbox News

Virgin Media switches on 100Mbps super-fast fibre

Virgin Media has flicked the switch to officially turn on its next-gen broadband. The 100Mbps fibre service (10Mbps upstream) is now available in four places across the UK: Colchester, Barry, Farnborough and Heckmondwike. So if you live in one of these four locations, you can.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Broadband News

Ofcom timetable sees LTE arriving by 2014

Ofcom has set out a timetable for the auction and provision of next-gen LTE wireless real estate in the UK. The process of auctioning and implementing the 800MHz and 2.6GHz spectrum won’t come to anything like a swift conclusion, however. Ed Richards, CEO of Ofcom,.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Wireless News

BT reveals fibre race leaders

BT’s Race to Infinity initiative kicked off at the start of October. If you’ve forgotten already, or missed this, the idea revolves around a website where people can vote for their exchange to be hooked up to next-gen fibre. The five exchanges across the UK.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Broadband News

BT starts race for fibre broadband in the UK

BT has come up with a scheme to determine which exchanges are likely to next receive upgrades to fibre based broadband in the UK. The company wants to hear the people speak out, as it takes what it calls the “pulse” of the UK’s broadband... more
Posted in All Tech News, Broadband News

ECI chosen for next gen broadband

The rollout of fibre optic broadband is a huge task for BT’s Openreach division and in many cases it would be impossible for the division to complete the work without the assistance of outside contractors. This is why ECI Telecom has been chosen as one.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's

Next gen broadband arrives in Livingstone

As fibre optic broadband provided by BT slowly but surely rolls out across the UK, it offers the consumer the chance to experience superfast broadband services for the first time. One of the latest areas to be connected to next gen broadband is Livingston in.. more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's

BT investing £1 bn more in fibre

This time last year BT was looking at losses of £244 million, but in a complete turnaround the company has posted a pre tax profit of £1.007 billion and even beat the City’s revenue expectations of £20.7 billion by squeezing in revenues of £20.9 billion... more
Posted in All Tech News, Internet News: Broadband, Telecoms, Social Networks, ISP's