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Why Midfielders, Not Strikers, Are Key for Juventus Coach Antonio Conte

Antonio Conte has been a devout believer in the 3-5-2 formation since his reign at Juventus began over two years ago.<p>The Bianconeri have fielded three of the best midfielders in Serie A, even Europe, to claim back-to-back Serie A championships.<p>Strikers, on the other hand, have been less of a …

Soccer

Google Glass Isn’t the Future of Wearables

Everybody is hopping on the wearables bandwagon. Since the publication of my HBR article on wearables, I’ve been asked a number of follow-up questions from executives, tech analysts, and most especially from entrepreneurs.<p>Though the questions vary, they generally fall into three buckets.<p><b>“Aren’t</b> …

Delta latest to up miles needed for frequent-flier tickets

Delta Air Lines has increased the number of miles that must be redeemed to get frequent-flier award tickets on many of its routes.<p>Delta's changes come just a week after United did the same, though Delta's increases are much less severe than the ones made by United. Delta's changes will take effect …

Super Typhoon Haiyan smashes into Philippines

Four people killed as a typhoon thought to be the most powerful ever to make landfall hits the Philippines, bringing with it winds close to 200 miles per hour<p>A typhoon thought to be the most powerful ever to hit land battered the central Philippines on Friday, forcing hundreds of thousands of …

June 2013

How to speed up a slow computer - Which?

BBC announces 'Doctor Who: Day of the Doctor' worldwide air dates as new trailer leaks

A new trailer for the <i>Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor</i> 50th anniversary trailer appears to have been leaked online. A Facebook page for BBC Latin America posted the video late Friday afternoon, with new footage from the series dubbed in Spanish. Previous trailers have teased huge revelations in the …

Will China Really Become the World's Greatest Power? Don't Bet On It

On the eve of an important political conference, the country faces a set of financial, political, and environmental challenges that could end its rise and possibly lead to the collapse of Communist Party rule.<p>BEIJING—This Saturday, Chinese President Xi Jinping will launch what is being billed as …

Typhoon Haiyan: Hundreds feared dead in Philippines

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1026000/1026800_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524617757_1659aa405f99bc93e2008f73df135c5a<p><b>Hundreds of people are feared dead in the Philippines after Typhoon Haiyan swept through on Friday.</b><p>Among the worst hit areas were the eastern island …

The horrifying truth about Google's secret project

For weeks, the internet has been buzzing about Google's sexy secret project, a massive barge piled with customized shipping containers floating in …

Google Glass