The US, Canada and Mexico Will Host the Biggest World Cup Than Ever Before - 8日前  Footwear News

Although its men’s national team failed to qualify for this year’s World Cup, the United States still has something to celebrate — that is, a successful bid to host international soccer tournament come 2026. The U.S., Canada and Mexico joined forces to earn the hosting rights for the 2026 World Cup, beating Morocco by a margin of 69 votes, according to FIFA, the sport’s global governing body. It marks the first time the World Cup will be hosted in a North American country since coming to the U.S. in 1994 as well as the first time the World Cup is hosted by three countries. &#...more

Nike Made Only 37 Pairs of this Sneaker for the Golden State Warriors - 8日前  Footwear News

The Golden State Warriors are celebrating their third NBA Championship in the last four years, and things just got even sweeter for any of the Nike athletes on the team. The Swoosh gifted the squad with a very special version of the Epic React Flyknit to celebrate. The Championship edition of the running shoe was delivered to the team just in time for their celebratory parade through the streets of Oakland on Tuesday afternoon. Look closely at the footage, and you may see a few members of the team including Andre Iguodala wearing a pair. One of Nike’s most popular new performance runnin...more

How Our Body's Circadian Clocks Affect Our Health Beyond Sleep - 8日前  Digg

We cannot fall asleep and wake up at the same time, nor sleep and do heavy-duty digesting. The body needs time to rest and repair, and so it works on a set clock called the circadian rhythm.

Inside Amazon's $3.5 Million Competition To Make Alexa Chat Like A Human - 8日前  Digg

Just create a chatbot using Alexa that can talk to a human for 20 minutes without messing up, and you get a $1.5 million prize.

Complex river networks sustain more resilient, diverse animal populations - 8日前

New research suggests river system complexity helps stabilize and buffer animal populations against large-scale environmental change.

「働く人」悩ます「6月病」とは 背景に働く環境の変化 - 8日前  FNN

「働く人」悩ます「6月病」とは 背景に働く環境の変化

Ofcom seeks to cap cost of 118 calls at £3.10 for 90 seconds - 8日前  BBC

The regulator says prices have risen in recent years and people are paying more than they expect.

Trump, Iran spar over oil prices ahead of OPEC meeting - 8日前  Reuters Top News

WASHINGTON/LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump and Iran exchanged sharp words over oil prices on Wednesday, with Trump blaming OPEC for high oil prices and Tehran accusing him of stoking volatility after he withdrew last month from a global nuclear arms deal with Iran.

Bitcoin Falls To Lowest In 4 Months - 8日前  Forbes

Bitcoin just fell to a four-month low. Where will the crypto's price go next?

Bayer begins process to buy up to 26% stake in Monsanto for over Rs 13 bn - 8日前  Business Standard

Bayer AG, along with its Indian arm Bayer CropScience, has proposed to buy up to 44,88,315 shares, representing 26 per cent of the fully diluted voting equity share capital of Monsanto India

Trump's Declaration That North Korea Is 'No Longer a Nuclear Threat' Will Haunt Him - 8日前

Few were surprised that Trump bungled his much-hyped summit with Kim Jong-un. And, as expected, the president emerged from Singapore singing the praises of the North KoreanThis article originally appeared on Trump's Declaration That North Korea Is 'No Longer a Nuclear Threat' Will Haunt Him

The Quant King, The Drug Hunter And The Quest To Unlock New Cures - 8日前  Digg

A billionaire and his very powerful computer are helping a pharma pioneer find the drugs of tomorrow.

Inside The Facility Where Kodak Brings Film Back To Life - 8日前  Digg

Here's a look at how thin strips of acetate become tiny blank canvases.

Cincinnati Reds try to complete two-game sweep of Kansas City Royals - 8日前

The Cincinnati Reds have the worst record in the National League at 24-43, but they still have a better record than the Kansas City Royals.

E3: Fortnite Pro-Am gives fans a taste of the game's future in esports - 8日前  ESPN

For Fortnite to succeed as a competitive esport, Epic Games can't just rely on Ninja to elevate the game. But with the turnout at E3, it can continue riding another wave of momentum. For now, at least.

Fifa World Cup 2018: Achilles the cat predicts Russia to win first match - 8日前  Business Standard

Achilles the cat is a deaf, white-furred Hermitage male cat who is following in the tentacle-prints of Paul the Octopus

Overcharged for food on trains? Now use Indian Railways Menu on Rail app - 8日前  Business Standard

Once you click on a menu, you will get the full list of food items along with the price

福島・浪江町の馬場町長が辞職 体調不良のため - 8日前  朝日新聞デジタル


Social Goods | Guess Co-Founder Resigns After #MeToo, Links Between Weinstein and Marchesa - 8日前  BOF

This week, Paul Marciano resigns from Guess after sexual misconduct allegations, while an investigation has found connections between Marchesa and Harvey Weinstein.