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Chris Froome: ‘It’s building up to be an epic Tour de France battle’

Chris Froome has likened the first nine stages of this year’s Tour de France to a series of one-day Classic races and suggested the scramble to the podium will not begin in earnest until it enters the mountains in the south of France. The 2013 winner is currently fine-tuning last-minute …

NASA Is Launching Microsoft's Hologram Technology To The Space Station

HoloLens already used in weightless simulation free-fall flights<p>One of Microsoft's most ambitious projects of the last few decades is HoloLens, a prototype headset that displays holograms over the real world as you look around. Also known as augmented reality, the technology has so far been used …

Augmented Reality

Wimbledon spectators warned: Don't use Periscope

Tennis fans urged not to use their mobile phones to film games amid concerns about broadcasting rights and annoying the players<p>Wimbledon spectators have been warned not to film the tennis on their mobile phones amid concerns about broadcasting rights to the hugely lucrative event.<p>Advances in …

Google’s Latest Self-Driving Car Prototypes Are Now On Mountain View Streets

Google has an update on the status of its self-driving car project – the latest prototypes of its vehicles are road-ready and already driving in Mountain View. These are the same adorable prototypes that Google showed off in December, and are completely built by Google with self-driving in mind.<p>The …

Carlos Tevez agrees to join Boca Juniors from Juventus

Argentine returns to his beloved Boca, ending an extraordinary and – at times – highly turbulent nine-year adventure in European football<p>Carlos Tevez has agreed a deal to leave Juventus and return to Argentina to join his beloved Boca Juniors.<p>The move will seem to end an extraordinary and – at …