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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

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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... >>

World Cup delivered: How the internet can deliver your World Cup experience

World Cup delivered: How the internet can deliver your World Cup experience

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The FIFA World Cup 2014 is on us, as we settle down for a month of global footballing action beamed from Brazil, right to your front room. It's a chance to immerse yourself in the beautiful game, spot new talent and just go football crazy. And the internet... >>

Tech that makes the 2014 FIFA World Cup the most advanced ever, including an exoskeleton

Tech that makes the 2014 FIFA World Cup the most advanced ever, including an exoskeleton

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The 2014 FIFA World Cup is here and with it comes some of the most finely tuned athletes in the world. But there's more than just human physical achievement, this World Cup is full of gadgetry that makes it the most advanced tournament ever held. From... >>

Following the #WorldCup on Twitter: Soccer Edition, hashflags, and more

Following the #WorldCup on Twitter: Soccer Edition, hashflags, and more

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If you're a fan of football and a fan of Twitter, then there's a lot in stock for you over the coming month, with the kick-off of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil on Thursday 12 June.  Eagle-eyed smartphone users might have noticed an update to the Twitter... >>

Best World Cup apps for Brazil 2014: iOS, Android, Windows Phone and BlackBerry

Best World Cup apps for Brazil 2014: iOS, Android, Windows Phone and BlackBerry

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You only need turn on the TV and you're are inundated at the moments by advert after advert featuring a football or Brazilian flavour, or both. Yep, it's almost time for the 2014 World Cup to start and what better way to get in the mood than to fill your... >>

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

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

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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

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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

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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... >>

World Cup 2014 to be kicked-off by paralysed teen wearing mind-controlled exoskeleton

World Cup 2014 to be kicked-off by paralysed teen wearing mind-controlled exoskeleton

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The first match of the Brazilian World Cup will be ground breaking. Brazil will be taking on Croatia in Sao Paulo on Thursday 12 June, but neither team will be the first to kick the ball. That honour will go to a teenager who is not only unable to walk,... >>

World Cup fans in Brazil will be able to watch 4K live action in the streets

World Cup fans in Brazil will be able to watch 4K live action in the streets

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Fans who can't get a ticket for the World Cup in Brazil starting in June will still be able to watch matches in ultra high definition in the streets of Rio. It will ultimately be of more interest to the locals than England fans, considering that one of... >>