David Martin

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Manchester City top Madrid and Barca as kings of world sports salaries

A new study has claimed that the Premier League giants are the globe's biggest paymasters, outstripping Real Madrid and Barcelona<p>Manchester City players are the best-paid sportsmen in the world, according to a new survey.<p>The English League Cup winners came in top of Sporting Intelligence's 2014 …

Ubisoft admits giving Nexus 7 tablets to journalists at Watch Dogs event | PC Invasion

Many thanks to Ubisoft for reminding us that swag-bribery is alive and flourishing in the video game events industry. At a recent <i>Watch Dogs</i> preview …

5 Awesome Features American Smartphones Don't Have And Desperately Need

Like your smartphone? Many do. Putting tiny computers in our pockets has changed our society in ways both enormous and subtle. But there are many, …

The young eagle hunters of Mongolia

Asher Svidensky’s photographs from Mongolia of apprentice eagle hunters are fantastic. (FYI, they hunt <i>with</i> eagles, not for them.) Among Svidensky’s subjects is a 13-year-old girl, Ashol Pan:<p>At the end of the photographing session, I sat down with her father and the translator to say my goodbyes, and I asked him this:<p>“How did it feel watching your daughter dressed in Kazakh uniform, on a mountain top, sending the eagle off and calling it back again?”<p>“Very good”<p>“And honestly… would you have …

Ukraine says Donetsk 'anti-terror operation' under way

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1069000/1069379_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1526769056_0a80fafea0d5c4da5f999a272a8ed7d9<p><b>Ukraine's acting President Olexander Turchynov has announced the start of an "anti-terrorist operation" against pro-Russian separatists.</b><p>He told …

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How to get Google Glass in the UK

Google Glass goes on sale in the US today (for one day only). To get your hands on a pair of the specs, you have to be a US resident over the age of …