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Ryan Giggs retires

Ryan Giggs has confirmed his retirement from football after a 24-year playing career at Old Trafford, as he prepares to become Louis van Gaal's …

Soccer

The Apple-Beats Deal May Not Be Done Until Next Week

"That's a longer timetable than some people expected as recently as a few days ago," says Kafka. He doesn't provide much detail beyond that. It doesn't sound like the deal in jeopardy, though.<p>Many people are still puzzling over the move since it's out of character for Apple.<p>For a relatively low …

Music Industry

Samsung Galaxy S5 sales top 11M in first month, just 10% more than GS4

If you needed another example of a smartphone sales slowdown at the high-end of the market, Samsung provided it on Thursday. Speaking to the Wall …

Our Beautiful Continent The Big Hole near Kimberley, in the Northern Cape, South Africa. via @DiscoveryImages

"I’d just like to say keep supporting us. You’ve seen a little glimpse of the future tonight. We never stand still. We always give youth a chance and play attractive football. Sometimes we don’t win but we give it our all so keep supporting us and the good times will come back soon." - Ryan Giggs

Oscar Pistorius murder trial: neighbour imitates screams she heard on night of killing

Eontle Nhlengethwa, one of the paralympian's closest neighbours, is asked by the defence team what she heard on the night Reeva Steenkamp was shot dead by her boyfriend<p><b>Watch live: Oscar Pistorius murder trial</b><p>A woman who lives next to the house in <b>Pretoria</b> where Oscar Pistorius fatally shot his …

Colombia: World Cup Profile

Chelsea 1 Atlético Madrid 3; agg 1-3: Thibaut Courtois' amazing save was decisive, says Jose Mourinho

Manager denies being annoyed by the central role of club's own on-loan goalkeeper in denying him the chance of a third European Cup triumph<p><b>Jose Mourinho</b> claimed on Wednesday night that Thibaut Courtois, <b>Chelsea</b>’s own on-loan goalkeeper, had been largely responsible for knocking his club out of the</b> …

Hazard: Chelsea not set up to attack

Eden Hazard said Chelsea struggle when they are unable to play on the counter-attack, telling beIN Sports after their Champions League exit the team …

Jose Mourinho full of praise for Atletico

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho was magnanimous in defeat after his side lost their Champions League semifinal following a 3-1 defeat against Atletico …

MLB's Most Valuable Television Deals

Two years ago FORBES first wrote here about MLB’s new wave of local television rights deals which we dubbed the league’s new moneyball.<p>Our focus then was four teams– the Houston Astros, Los Angeles Angels, San Diego Padres and Texas Rangers – that had recently scored regional sports network …

Baseball's Billionaire Owners 2014

Billionaires in baseball. They’re not that common.<p>Only nine of them belong to the MLB ownership fraternity, much fewer than the NFL or NBA has. And a majority of them are older – six of the nine are in their 70s or 80s – and not particularly involved in the day-to-day operations of things. They …

Red Wings' New Arena Will Cover Miguel Cabrera's $292 Million Contract

The alarm bells sounded in the front offices of MLB after news broke yesterday that Detroit Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera was on the verge of signing a new contract that will guarantee the 31-year-old $292 million over the next decade, easily surpassing the previous record of $275 million …

Chevrolet Deal Will Blunt Champions League Disqualification For Manchester United

Manchester United is an example of how being one of the world’s most valuable sports brands can help smooth the income statement when a team goes through a rough patch on the field.<p>The iconic English soccer team will not finish among the top five spots in the Barclays Premier League this season and …

South Koreans mourn teen hero who made first emergency call from ferry

They came to pay their respects to a young man who saved the lives of many but who lost his own.<p>After two days of official mourning, the funeral of Choi Duk-Ha, the 17-year-old student who first raised the alarm that his ferry was sinking, was held on Sunday.<p>His call to emergency services gave …

Obama warns EU over Russian sanctions

President urges tougher sanctions on Russia, as separatists put prisoners on parade<p>Barack Obama has warned Europe not to duck out of tougher sanctions on Russia, as the White House revealed that new measures to be imposed on Monday will hit Russia’s defence industry.<p>The fresh round of US sanctions …

How to solve these nagging Windows 8.1 problems

Many criticisms can be leveled at Microsoft: in the 2000s it was a bully of a company, beating smaller companies into the dirt with its monopoly on …

Software

Galaxy S5 Units Affected by 'Warning: Camera Failed' Errors to Get Free Replacements

Some Galaxy S5 units are reportedly affected by a camera error: "Warning: Camera Failed" that freezes the camera app on launch and requires a reboot …

Jose Mourinho refuses to tell Geoff Shreeves the tactics that led Chelsea to victory

Ryan Giggs - tearing you apart since 1987

Weekends with Engadget: Windows Phone 8.1 and Gear 2 reviews, the anonymous internet and more!

<i>Welcome to Weekends with Engadget, a quick peek back at the top headlines from the past seven days -- all handpicked by the editors here at the site. For even more action, subscribe to our Flipboard magazine!</i><p>Windows Phone 8.1 review: Microsoft's mobile OS finally feels whole<p>Microsoft's mobile OS …

What Happens To Our Brains When We Exercise And How It Makes Us Happier

There’s more to the mood-boosting properties of exercise than endorphins.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2014. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>Exercise has been touted to be a cure for nearly everything in life, from depression, to memory loss, Alzheimer’s …

Happiness

Here's The 'SUV Coupe' Mercedes-Benz Made To Battle BMW

Now Mercedes-Benz is getting in on the action. Today at the Beijing Auto Show, the automaker unveiled the Concept Coupé SUV, a preview of its entry into the segment BMW created and now dominates.<p>During a preview event at the New York Auto Show, Dr. Andreas Zygan, Mercedes' chief engineer for sport …

AllCast's screen-mirroring magic arrives on Amazon's Fire TV App Store

Been putting off sideloading AllCast's SDK to your brand new Amazon Fire TV? Well, friend, your procrastination has paid off. Now, all you have to do to install the casting and screen-mirroring app is download it straight from the Amazon App Store. So long as you also have AllCast installed on an …

A cabin that’s so small, it doesn’t need a permit

Did you know that in Finland, you could build your own place without a permit? Of course, that place would have to be less than 96-128 square feet. …

The telescope big enough to spot signs of alien life on other planets

Cerro Armazones is a crumbling dome of rock that dominates the parched peaks of the Chilean Coast Range north of Santiago. A couple of old concrete platforms and some rusty pipes, parts of the mountain's old weather station, are the only hints that humans have ever taken an interest in this …

Dolphin Browser update adds Jetpack 6.1 support on Android 4.3 and 4.4

Dolphin Browser is one of the most powerful and popular web browsers out there and today it received a sizable update. Among the new stuff included is better Flash Player support, better full screen HTML5 videos, and the Dolphin Jetpack integration with Android 4.3 and 4.4.<p>Here is a quick list of …

Saturday Deals Roundup: The BookMark Backup Battery And MONOCLE Speaker [Deals]

We’re in the midst of a holiday weekend, and Cult of Mac Deals has some great offers that are worth exploring while you’ve got time to spare!<p><b>The BookMark</b> by Vorson is one of the thinnest backup battery solution on the market. We’ve got this backup battery solution for just $38.99 for a limited …