High-end Virtual Reality equipment is really expensive. There's a move across the Solent that could see VR experiences become rentable by the half hour.
Having first registered their domain name back in 1998, some 20+ years later the Isle of Wight newspaper have now changed their Web address.
Thursday, 31st January, 2019 2:34pm
By Simon Perry with 2 readers' comments
OnTheWight has long been an enthusiastic supporter of encouraging the growth of tech on the Isle of Wight, believing it's a great opportunity for Islander to train up and raise their income levels. The council have engaged a London-based agency to help.
Wednesday, 30th January, 2019 11:48am
By IW Council Press Office with 7 readers' comments
The conference will feature presentations of how the use of artificial intelligence is being used across the country.
Wednesday, 31st October, 2018 1:25pm
By IW Council Press Office with 3 readers' comments
Isle of Wight based, Datum Electronics, has been awarded a contract to supply Oldendorff's fleet with Datum Shaft Power Meter systems, representing a major endorsement of their products and skills.
Tuesday, 2nd October, 2018 12:01pm
By Mark Gladdis with 3 readers' comments
MHI Vestas Offshore Wind, based on the Isle of Wight, have made a stunning announcement at the Global Wind Summit in Hamburg today (Tuesday), revealing the first win turbine in history with power rating of 10 MW.
Tuesday, 25th September, 2018 10:30am
By Michael Morris with 6 readers' comments
This team of highly qualified staff work with foreign governments and business leaders across Asia, Europe and USA and have been involved in many significant and wide-ranging projects.
Monday, 3rd September, 2018 4:02pm
By Claire Robertson with 5 readers' comments
Earlier this year it was reported that a consortium of Island based organisations had submitted a bid to the UK government to use the Isle of Wight as a 5G test bed. OnTheWight has details of the outcome.
Saturday, 10th March, 2018 11:04am
By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments
The Government reveals the six 5G testbed areas across the UK that have been selected to share in the £25m funding - and what each hopes to achieve.
Saturday, 10th March, 2018 11:00am
By Simon Perry with 4 readers' comments
The upcoming 5G mobile data standard should deliver blisteringly fast speeds (expected to be 100Meg - on your mobile!). A bid has been submitted to have it tested here on the Isle of Wight, way ahead of the rest of the UK's 2020 start.
Tuesday, 9th January, 2018 9:01pm
By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments