Day: July 10, 2018

Virgil van Dijk: Liverpool can end trophy drought this season

Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk is confident the team can step up another level in the upcoming campaign as the Premier League side looks to end their trophy drought after coming close in recent seasons. Their most recent triumph was a League Cup win in 2012 and despite showing improvement

new web tool lets you create microsites that exist solely as URLs

Former Google designer Nicholas Jitkoff, who’s now the vice president of design at Dropbox, has created a really nifty new web tool he’s calling itty bitty sites, or self-contained microsites that exist solely as URLs. You can create your own by following this URL: itty.bitty.site. From there, you can fill the equivalent of

Update for Skip Ahead members automatically factory refreshes your Xbox One

While Xbox Insiders get to try out upcoming features—and some think the program is an easy way to get these before everyone else—that’s not its intention. First and foremost, Xbox Insiders are testers that provide feedback for unstable builds and potential features. This especially applies members in the Alpha Skip

The NASA spacecraft that will journey to the Sun just got its super deluxe heat shield

In August, NASA will launch a new interplanetary spacecraft to “touch” the Sun — and the vehicle just got its super durable heat shield for the trip. At the end of June, engineers installed the protective shield on the craft, dubbed the Parker Solar Probe, in Florida, where it’s currently being

South Korea warn media against manager speculation; Louis van Gaal, Andre Villas-Boas linked

 The Korea Football Association (KFA) has warned domestic media that speculation over the potential arrival of big name bosses such as Louis van Gaal, Andre Villas-Boas and Luiz Felipe Scolari could harm the search for a new national team coach. The KFA announced that it is are looking at a

Mark Zuckerberg becomes the 3rd richest person in the world

Facebook’s 34-year-old CEO Mark Zuckerberg has dethroned Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett to become the world’s third-richest person with $81.6 billion wealth, according to Bloomberg. Zuckerberg gained $8.8 billion this year despite Facebook’s data-privacy crisis that slumped its stock by 18%. Amazon’s Jeff Bezos remains the world’s richest, while Microsoft’s

Manchester United’s Daley Blind could sign for Ajax – manager Erik ten Hag

Ajax are eager to re-sign defender Daley Blind from Manchester United if the Dutch side fail to recruit Boca Juniors centre-back Lisandro Magallan, the Eredivisie club’s manager Erik ten Hag has said. Sources told ESPN FC last week that United are open to selling Blind and teammate Matteo Darmian, but will

Kenya to deploy Alphabet’s internet balloons in rural areas

Kenya will deploy Alphabet’s internet balloons to connect its rural population to the web, the country’s information, communication and technology (ICT) minister has said. Known as Project Loon, the technology was developed by the Google parent’s innovation lab. It was used by US telecom operators to provide connectivity to over