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Latin Americans journey to Brazil World Cup

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Planes, trains and automobiles? That's not all. With Latin American soccer fans eager to witness the sport's biggest event in …

Google Patents A Laptop With A Built-In Smartphone, Let The Chromebook And Android Speculation Begin

Asus has lately become the king of anime-style transforming electronics, with their Transformer tablet line and Padfone devices. It looks like Google …

An App To Diagnose Bipolar Mood Swings By How People Talk On The Phone

A system that detects early signs of a bipolar patient slipping into a manic episode could save untold heartbreak. But is phone-tapping the mentally ill the answer?<p>Psychiatrist Melvin McInnis was sitting in his University of Michigan office late one afternoon when the phone rang. It was a bipolar …

JAPAN: 3 years after triple disasters, economy is still on a slow rebound

SINGAPORE: "Ah Siao" completes marathon challenge to raise awareness for bone marrow donation

What happens when smart guns mix with Google Glass

As if shooting targets at impossibly long distances wasn't enough, smart rifle-maker Tracking Point announced Wednesday that it's working on a new feature for its tech-enabled guns: the ability to shoot long distances from around corners.<p>Just how does it propose to do this? With Google Glass, of …

Hangouts' web chat now lets you sketch messages

Ever threatened to draw someone a picture because they didn't understand you in an online chat? It's now easy to act on that threat. Google has started rolling out an update to Hangouts' web interface that lets you sketch your ideas. If you have access, hovering over the camera icon will reveal a …

Brazil evicts 1,200 squatters ahead of World Cup

Brazilian riot police remove 1,200 squatters in the build up to the World Cup<p>Brazilian riot police evicted 1,200 squatters by force as the preparations for the <b>World Cup</b> are being finalised.<p>There will be 170,000 security personnel working during the World Cup in a bid to keep the peace.<p>The build up …

Cristiano Ronaldo Takes the Portugal World Cup Selfie

Because it's not official until someone takes a selfie.<p>Cristiano Ronaldo has officially kicked off Portugal's World Cup push by snapping a selfie with his Portugal team-mates.<p>To no one's surprise, Raul Meireles' beard is already in fine World Cup form.<p>[Twitter]

Ghanaian witch doctor claims he caused Cristiano Ronaldo’s knee injury

Ghana’s most influential witch doctor has claimed he is responsible for the knee injury that is threatening Cristiano Ronaldo’s participation at the World Cup.<p>Nana Kwaku Bonsam – whose name translates literally as “Devil of Wednesday” – predicted in February that the Real Madrid forward would be …

England players given iPad app to study flaws of World Cup opponents

England’s extensive preparations for the World Cup finals have included the players being given iPads that contain a Brazil 2014 scouting app specially developed by the Football Association and tailored for each member of the squad’s needs.<p>The programme has been put together by the FA’s head of …

WATCH: 6 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Celebrate Early

These elites learned the hard way why you should always run hard through the finish line.<p>Molly Huddle was meters away from what she thought was a third-place finish and bronze medal at the 2015 IAAF World Championships, so she raised her arms in celebration. But it was just then that fellow …

Fasting for three days can regenerate entire immune system, study finds

Fasting for as little as three days can regenerate the entire immune system, even in the elderly, scientists have found in a breakthrough described as "remarkable".<p>Although fasting diets have been criticised by nutritionists for being unhealthy, new research suggests starving the body kick-starts …

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

Ideo Releases A New Photoshop For Interaction Design

The design agency offers an improved version of Origami, the open-source UX prototyping tool Facebook released earlier this year.<p>A few months ago, Facebook released a bit of open-source code called Origami, which lets designers create and test user interfaces without any coding.<p>Now, Ideo has …