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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... >>

World Cup kicks off again: Here's how to make sure you don't miss a minute

World Cup kicks off again: Here's how to make sure you don't miss a minute

By 4 July 2014

It must be said that this year's World Cup is certainly living up to its festival of football tag. We've had some incredible matches over the last few weeks, with the last 16 knockout stage providing memorable moments that will live on far beyond the... >>

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... >>

Forget the Luis Suarez bite, this image is also setting Twitter alight

Forget the Luis Suarez bite, this image is also setting Twitter alight

By 25 June 2014

Since the Uruguay versus Italy match yesterday in the World Cup, Twitter has been awash with consternation, bemusement, shock and damnation of Luis Suarez after he appeared to once again bite a fellow professional footballer on the field of play. However,... >>

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... >>

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

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

By 12 June 2014

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

By 11 June 2014

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

By 10 June 2014

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

By 8 June 2014

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

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... >>


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