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Is this the coolest thing ever? A flatpack foosball table made of cardboard

Is this the coolest thing ever? A flatpack foosball table made of cardboard

By 8 July 2014

Do you love football and have extra space to fill in your man-cave but don't want to spend a lot? Then a cardboard foosball table is your thing. Gadget retail site Firebox has listed a new product called Flat Pack Cardboard Foosball Table. It's a ready-to-assemble... >>

Looking for a Luis Suarez bite bottle opener? Then sink your teeth into this

Looking for a Luis Suarez bite bottle opener? Then sink your teeth into this

By 8 July 2014

The World Cup kicks off again this evening with the first semi-final of the 2014 tournament, featuring hosts Brazil and the ever dependable Germany. It's sure to be a great, tense match, but no matter the outcome the World Cup itself has perhaps been... >>

The best "Things Tim Howard Could Save" from the net: USA goalie becomes meme

The best "Things Tim Howard Could Save" from the net: USA goalie becomes meme

By 3 July 2014

After Tim Howard's incredible acts of goalkeeping heroism during the USA/Belgium World Cup match the internet has exploded with amusing Photoshopped pictures of other things he could save. The Everton goalie made a remarkable 16 saves in the game, thwarting... >>

Fancy a sure fire tip on the World Cup winner? Consult Cortana

Fancy a sure fire tip on the World Cup winner? Consult Cortana

By 2 July 2014

Cortana, Microsoft's Siri-like personal assistant for Windows Phone 8.1, has so far been 100 per cent accurate when predicting World Cup results. The company started to consult her at the beginning of the last 16 knockout round and she has correctly identified... >>

Behold the watch that's every football fan's dream, sneaky results straight to your wrist

Behold the watch that's every football fan's dream, sneaky results straight to your wrist

By 19 June 2014

Have you ever been in a situation when an important footy match is on but you're caught in a situation where nipping off to check the result is an absolutely no-no? Your own wedding, perhaps. Well, the Hotblack watch could be the answer. The soon-to-launch... >>

Will England win the World Cup? Yes, with Official England Football for iOS, Android and WP8

Will England win the World Cup? Yes, with Official England Football for iOS, Android and WP8

By 19 June 2014

Team Football has released its first game Official England Football for iOS and Windows Phone, with an Android version soon to follow. The officially licensed game of the England football team features the entire squad that are currently out in Brazil... >>

iPad to give England the FIFA World Cup edge

iPad to give England the FIFA World Cup edge

By 6 June 2014

Roy Hodgson isn't scared to turn to technology to help the England team in the World Cup finals it seems, with news emerging that iPads are being handed out to the team to provide intelligence on opponents. The iPads are reportedly loaded with special... >>

BBC to trial 4K Ultra HD broadcasts of live World Cup matches

BBC to trial 4K Ultra HD broadcasts of live World Cup matches

By 5 June 2014

The BBC will use Sony's 4K footage shot during the World Cup in Brazil to trial Ultra HD broadcast technologies. Unfortunately, 4K UHD TV owners will not be able to see the trials. Instead, they will be closed, as the BBC is using this year's event... >>

Xbox One goes football crazy with dedicated World Cup hub and companion app

Xbox One goes football crazy with dedicated World Cup hub and companion app

By 2 June 2014

By 12 June, when Brazil takes on Croatia in the first match of the 2014 World Cup, Microsoft will launch a dedicated zone on Xbox One that will provide access to stacks of original and related content. Destination Brazil will provide a one-stop shop for... >>

Xbox One Brazil Now preview: Hands-on with Microsoft's World Cup companion

Xbox One Brazil Now preview: Hands-on with Microsoft's World Cup companion

By 2 June 2014

Microsoft is really pushing the boat out with its plans for the World Cup in Brazil. As well as create an entire hub for exclusive video and other content centred on this year's tournament, it will release a dedicated voice-controlled application that... >>