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Manchester United cannot afford Bayern Munich's players, says Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola says Manchester United's absence from Champions League is a warning to all big clubs<p>Pep Guardiola has defended his football philosophy by insisting that <b>Bayern Munich</b> will not change their approach as they return to the <b>Champions League</b> for the first time since enduring humiliation at …

“Become An iOS Developer In 8 Weeks”: The Truth About Hack Schools

As coding courses and bootcamps flourish, some students get left behind–and that promise of a six-figure salary pops like a bubble.<p>After the design firm where he worked as a web developer went under, Ray S. turned the bad news into an opportunity to transition into iOS development. The Chicago-area …

Gigabit-Speed AC Wireless Routers Could Be One Of Your Smartest Home Tech Investments

If you’re like me, you are scrambling last minute to get your friends and family the latest tech gifts. You might be thinking about a new tablet, an iPad, game console, 2 in 1, or maybe even a smart watch. One gift that could be even more useful than all of those could be a new wireless router …

A New Camera Angle Shows Steelers Coach Creeping Toward The Field To Illegally Prevent A Touchdown

The footage comes from KDKA in Pittsburgh, which had a camera in the end zone during the play.<p>Tomlin takes a large lateral step toward the field as Jones is making his way up the sideline, holds his ground, and then scurries out of the way at the last second.<p>The video (stick around for the replays):<p>…

Point This Magical Scanner At Your Food And It Will Count The Calories

The TellSpec could be the missing link for people watching their weight or trying to avoid certain ingredients–if its creators can manage to bring it to the market.<p>Today there are wearable trackers available for just about every move you make and step you take. Almost. If there’s a missing link, …

Lionel Messi endures longest goal drought for two and a half years but Barcelona beat Espanyol

Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino insists the fact Lionel Messi has now gone four games without a goal is no cause for concern.<p>Barcelona coach Gerardo Martino insisted that he believes Lionel Messi's goal drought is a coincidence after the Argentine failed to net for the fourth consecutive league …

Soccer

Too good to be true? Airo wristband says it tracks calories consumed, not just burned

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>All kinds of new health trackers monitor your activity to tell you how many steps you’ve taken and the number of calories …

Actor Tim Allen, Voice of Buzz Lightyear, Narrates New Moon Exploration Film

A new film about moon exploration enlists a heavy hitter to take viewers along for the ride — the voice of spaceman Buzz Lightyear from the "Toy …

Best Free-Kick Goals This Season

Link to Media<p>Although the 2013/14 season is just over two months old, we have already seen our fair share of spectacular goals. And some of the very best in league football and on international duty have come from dead-ball situations.<p>To score a great free-kick, a player needs precision, power, …

Soccer

Robert Lewandowski Reportedly Offered to Man United, City, Arsenal and Chelsea

Link to Media<p>Robert Lewandowski will reportedly be offered to Premier League clubs for £7 million this January.<p>As detailed by Paul Hetherington of the <i>Daily Star</i>, Borussia Dortmund are prepared to sell for a limited sum in order to stop the Polish striker from joining Bayern Munich on a free …

Soccer

Internet of light: scientists achieve 10-gigabit data speeds using LEDs

A group of UK-based researchers just had a breakthrough in their attempt to develop "visual light communication," a way to transfer data wirelessly over the internet using light bulbs.<p>Scientists have announced data transfer speeds of more than 10 gigabits — about 10 times faster than a Google Fiber …

Google Promises Fiber for Small Businesses in the Future

Google today decided to clarify its stance for small businesses using Google Fiber. In short, small businesses aren’t allowed to take advantage of the ISP, at least not yet.<p>The company says “many” local entrepreneurs in Kansas City, Austin, and Provo have been asking Google about its plans to for …

Galaxy Gear commercials are brilliant ads for a terrible product

In what may be Samsung’s best commercials yet, the company has figured out a way to successfully sell failure.<p>Samsung is positioning it’s new Galaxy Gear as “the next big thing” in its first two ads, coyly tapping into our nostalgia for smartwatch tech from properties like <i>Dick Tracy</i>, <i>Knight Rider</i>,</i> …

Amazon's German Workers Threaten Strike Before Christmas

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Workers at Amazon.com's German operations could strike during the Christmas holiday season in a dispute over pay that has been raging for months, a trade union has warned.<p>"If I were Amazon I would not rely on being able to make all deliveries to customers on time before …

Glass Theft Auto: Google Glass Hack Beams Grand Theft Auto’s GPS Straight To Your Eye

You know, it’s been a while saince I’ve written up some clever Google Glass hack simply because it was awesome. Let’s fix that.<p>Looking to test the concept of using Glass as a second screen, Android developer Mike DiGiovanni has managed to capture Grand Theft Auto’s oh-so-crucial in-game GPS …

Absolutely Stunning Illusion of an Underwater Waterfall

Mauritius is an island nation officially called the Republic of Mauritius, or in French, <i>République de Maurice</i>, located in the Indian Ocean about …

Why Cops and Prosecutors Are Begging iPhone Users to Upgrade to iOS 7

America Loves 'Doctor Who' Too

Step aside, Trekkies — the Whovians are taking over the world of sci-fi fandom. The BBC's surprise unveiling of Peter Capaldi as <i>Doctor Who</i>'s 12th …

How David Moyes' Tactics Lost Manchester United the Derby vs. Manchester City

Link to Media<p>David Moyes hasn't had the easiest of starts to his career in the Manchester United managerial seat, but he's also failed to make the most of the big opportunities presented to him thus far.<p>While it is of course natural for him to take some time to get used to the new players, …

Soccer

Mario Balotelli Receives 3-Game Ban, Milan Will Not Appeal Ruling

Link to Media<p>Mario Balotelli had a rough Sunday.<p>Not only did he miss his first penalty in 22 tries, but he now also faces a three-match ban after confronting a referee following AC Milan's 2-1 loss against Napoli.<p>From Football Italia:<p>Mario Balotelli’s post-game confrontation with the referee has …

Soccer

What Apple won’t tell you: The iPhone 5s is outselling the 5c nearly four-to-one

So much for demand for a “cheap” iPhone. In the first weekend it was available, the iPhone 5s outsold the 5c by a factor of 3.7 worldwide, says mobile and app analytics company Localytics. Apple hasn’t released the breakdown of sales for the iPhone 5s and 5c, and has only announced that 9 million …

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10 of the Most Shocking and Embarrassing Misses in Football History

Link to Media<p>Professional footballers are paid an obscene amount of money to do one thing: Ensure that the ball ends up in the opposition net more times than it does their own one. This task is made even easier when the oppisition defence gifts a striker an open goal. Wayne Rooney and Robin van …

Soccer

Philipp Lahm's midfield shift shows his understated quality

Why on earth would Pep Guardiola want to shift the world's best right-back out of position? Because he's one of the world's best players.<p>There are many unglamorous things in football, but perhaps nothing more so than the full-back position. Whereas strikers get to score goals, and goalkeepers can …

David Moyes backs United to recover

David Moyes believes his Manchester United players will bounce back after suffering a 4-1 thrashing at the hands of rivals Manchester City.<p>United …

Manuel Pellegrini praises City display

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini hailed his side’s performance after they comprehensively saw off rivals Manchester United with a 4-1 …

The Fastest Players in World Football

Link to Media<p>This week, Usain Bolt has been training with Sergio Aguero in an apparent attempt to wear the Argentinean out before the Manchester derby.<p>This may have simply been a high profile campaign from their mutual sportswear sponsor, but it got us thinking: Who are the fastest players in the …

Soccer

Solar Storms are Bad for Satellites, Right? MIT Researchers Not So Sure

PARIS — An analysis of 16 years of telemetry data from eight commercial telecommunications satellites in geostationary orbit has failed to establish …

Space Exploration

We have liftoff: the rocket enthusiasts having a blast in Scotland

Once a year, enthusiasts converge on a wet and windy moor in Scotland to launch homemade rockets that can reach heights of 15,000 feet. It's quite a blast<p>There's time. There's space time. And then there's rocket time. For John Bonsor – or Rocket Man, as he's often called in his home village of …