eSports career boost for North West

MediaTech A new partnership aims to bring more eSports events to UK university students and boost the careers of young people in the North West aspiring to work in this growing sector. National Student Esports (NSE) and HOST, the home of skills and technology based in MediaCity, Salford, to provide valuable career paths in technology. … Read more

State-of-the-art Gametech campus opens at MediaCity – BusinessCloud

MediaTech A state-of-the-art gametech campus has launched at HOST – the home of skills and technology – in MediaCity, Salford. Operated by the IN4 group, Gametech HOST is an interactive and immersive campus designed to boost skills and pathways to employment for people of all ages and backgrounds, giving them access to career opportunities within … Read more

Startup Hadean raises £28m ‘to power the Metaverse’

MediaTechInvestment Startup Hadean has secured £28m in funding to develop its metaverse infrastructure technology. The London-based company’s technology already supports virtual worlds in immersive entertainment and enterprise digital twins. Molten Ventures led Series A. It was joined by 2050 Capital, Alumni Ventures, Aster Capital, Entrepreneur First and InQTel. Epic Games invested separately. “Hadean’s computing power … Read more