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Doodle friday: End your week with a penalty shootout

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Relive the nail-biting insanity and inherent unfairness of soccer's penalty shootout over at Google right now, as you try to match our first-attempt score of 18 points and two gold stars. (We'll update this post as soon as an Engadget editor gets a result we can be proud of.)...
Doodle friday: End your week with a penalty shootout
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The 404 1,089: Where we go the extra mile (podcast)

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It's time for another 404 history lesson to round out the week! This one's all about the genesis of AOL chartrooms and how they shaped the way we interact on the Web today. We'll also chat about soccer's new ball tracking technologies, hillbilly Alabamians shooting guns into the air for...
The 404 1,089: Where we go the extra mile (podcast)

Watching J and his team play soccer. K and mom are freezing their butts off. (@ Iverson Park) http://4sq.com/a2CnSb

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Watching J and his team play soccer. K and mom are freezing their butts off. (@ Iverson Park) http://4sq.com/a2CnSb

Make Way for the Soccer Geeks

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With Manchester City opening up its data to the masses, the golden age of soccer analytics is set to begin....
Make Way for the Soccer Geeks

SteelSeries Flux and Flux In-Ear Pro headsets ears-on (video)

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"This is the best sounding in-ear product below $250," SteelSeries' Chief Marketing Officer, Kim Rom, told us between songs. "I'll go on record saying that." Rom was talking about the the firm's new Flux In-Ear Pro headset, and had similar words for the brand's foldable on-ear Flux cans. The...
SteelSeries Flux and Flux In-Ear Pro headsets ears-on (video)

Pepsi joyfully crashing Africa's soccer party

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Pepsi joyfully crashing Africa's soccer party

Facebook search: The analysts weigh in

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Opinions vary on what the social network's newly unveiled search feature really means. By Omar Akhtar, reporter FORTUNE -- Yesterday, Facebook announced its new so-called Graph Search feature which will allow users to search for results in their friends activity. This means users can query Timeline posts, photos, interests, demographic...
Facebook search: The analysts weigh in

Instafeed: Build customized Instagram feeds based on specific topics

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There’s no shortage of apps that tap Instagram’s API to offer a slightly different take on the photo-sharing service. Take Gramatica, for example, which offers a beautiful way to browse Instagram on your iPhone. Then there’s Instafeed, which was quietly rolled out last year as a “proof of concept” to...
Instafeed: Build customized Instagram feeds based on specific topics

Ludei expands HTML5 platform offering to all web apps, brings cloud compiler into open beta

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HTML5 platform provider Ludei is expanding its services to include both web app and game development tools. As part of that move, starting today the company’s new HTML5-based cloud compiler is available via a free, open public beta. The Ludei Cloud Compiler allows developers to build games and web apps...
Ludei expands HTML5 platform offering to all web apps, brings cloud compiler into open beta
Apple is pushing out corrupted apps, remains silent on the matter

Samsung Shoots for Social Fun, Suffers Foot Wound

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I’m not sure who at Samsung thought this would be a good idea, but the company recently got all social and asked Facebook users which electronic gadget they’d want if they were stranded on an island. (Let’s pause here for a second. How long have you been using the Internet?...
Samsung Shoots for Social Fun, Suffers Foot Wound
Research | Scientists Build Baseball-Playing Robot With 100,000-Neuron Fake Brain

FIFA confirms goal-line tech will be used at the 2014 World Cup

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FIFA's frosty relationship with the future might just be thawing, after Soccer's governing body announced that it will use goal-line technology. After a successful trial at last year's Club World Cup, the organization will use electronic refereeing at the 2013 Confederations Cup and 2014 World Cup. That said, the...
FIFA confirms goal-line tech will be used at the 2014 World Cup

beIN Sport launches Play streaming service for cable subscribers

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You can't always be camped out in front of your TV for the big soccer (or "footie") match. Thankfully, beIN Sport is hopping on the streaming bandwagon and, starting today, will offer 24/7 access on both PCs and mobile phones though Play. Of course, like many of these properties...
beIN Sport launches Play streaming service for cable subscribers

Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?

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Readers react to a proposal for a longer school year and day.    ...
Letters: Sunday Dialogue: A New School Schedule?
Twitter teams up with Fox and ESPN to bring more video and ads to your timeline

Sky Sports comes to Now TV: £9.99 for 24 hours

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In an attempt to offer a compromise for UK viewers who may want to watch the occasional sporting event but don't want a full pay-TV package, Sky Sports is available in pay-as-you-go form on its Now TV service. Access won't come cheap however, priced at £9.99 for 24 hours...
Sky Sports comes to Now TV: £9.99 for 24 hours

England manager delays launch of player-tracking Web site amid criticism

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People who hate to see technology in soccer, rejoice! England manager Fabio Capello has delayed the launch of the so-called Capello Index, a Web site that would have tracked various statistical measures of England players. It was to have started with the World Cup next month and continue into...
England manager delays launch of player-tracking Web site amid criticism
Virtual robots in space: 'Rawbots' lets you build the Wall-E of your dreams

FIFA gives referees 'final word' on goal-line technology, defeats point of goal-line technology

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Soccer's governing body isn't that big on technology, which is why you occasionally see the odd refereeing mistake (or two). Fans may have hoped that the goal-line experiments at this month's Club World Cup would be the dawn of a new era in which computers are trusted as final...
FIFA gives referees 'final word' on goal-line technology, defeats point of goal-line technology

Adidas hosts soccer party at 'Star Wars' bar

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Adidas hosts soccer party at 'Star Wars' bar
Google Improves Sports-Related Search Results With Interactive League Schedules & More Stats

Live: E3 debate and indie gaming chat from EToo London

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Day three of the EToo gaming event in London, organised by the Guardian games correspondent Keith Stuart. Tonight we chat with the makers of New Star Soccer and try Occulus Rift!Tonight on EToo Live, we have interviews with lots of the developers who showed their games at the EToo event...
Live: E3 debate and indie gaming chat from EToo London
BBC Sport launches new mobile site with video streaming over 3G

Size Matters In Florida

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John Heilemann thinks the Romney campaign needs a margin of victory "that screams that they have decapitated Gingrich, and then played soccer with his severed head": What margin will convey that image? At this point, I'd guess the consensus among the political class is that it will have to be...
Size Matters In Florida

A Hard Paywall Can Be A Huge Barrier Between A Customer And Paying You

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Paywalls are one of those things that have had us scratching our heads for a while. We had questioned the New York Times for its paywall and have shown that it might not be quite as successful as it claims. The main problem with such paywalls is that people don't...
A Hard Paywall Can Be A Huge Barrier Between A Customer And Paying You

5 Google Calendar Tips and Tricks for Power Users

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For busy people (and aren't we all?), work and personal calendars dictate the day, from meetings to appointments, from project deadlines and the kids' soccer......
5 Google Calendar Tips and Tricks for Power Users
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The Making Of Heineken’s Amazing Soccer Swindle [VIDEO] - http://bit.ly/c6rdC0

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The Making Of Heineken’s Amazing Soccer Swindle [VIDEO] - http://bit.ly/c6rdC0
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