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  • West Indies v Australia scorecard
    By on September 25, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments


    West Indies take on Australia in a Champions Trophy group match in Johannesburg.

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  • MIT Microchip Could Someday Restore Vision
    By on September 25, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    CWmike writes “Researchers at MIT have developed a microchip that could, one day, enable blind people to regain some level of vision. By combining wireless technology, eyeglasses equipped with a camera, and the chip, they should be able to restore at least some vision to people who suffer from retinitis pigmentosa or age-related macular degeneration, two of the leading causes of blindness, the scientists say. The chip, which is designed to be attached (more…)

  • Uefa probes 40 match-fixing cases
    By on September 25, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Uefa confirms it is examining 40 cases of suspected match-fixing in European competition over the last four years.

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  • Allison Stokke the Hottest Athlete? Google it
    By on September 25, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Allison Stokke the Hottest Athlete? Look at what Google thinks – BetterTrades Sports

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  • Why Games Cost $60
    By on September 25, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    eldavojohn writes “Crispy Gamer is running a very interesting article on why games cost $60. Many games start out at this retail price — but why? Did the makers of The Beatles Rock Band game just happen upon $59.99, as did the makers of Batman Arkham Asylum? After all, those two titles surely took different amounts of man hours to develop, and result in different averages of entertainment time enjoyed by the consumer. They interview a director (more…)

  • Web content on Xbox Live not a Microsoft priority
    By on September 25, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Speaking to Business Week, Microsoft’s general manager of global content acquisition and strategy, Ross Honey, painted a somewhat bleak picture for web content on Xbox Live. While The Guild has managed to succeed on Microsoft’s platform, it has done so via a sponsorship deal with Sprint. Apparently, finding a different way to monetize a web series

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  • Bridge made of recycled plastic supports 70-ton tank
    By on September 25, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Concrete, steel, timber – last-generation stuff

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  • Top 25 Soccer Websites for Fans (Must See)
    By on September 25, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Here are 25 best soccer websites for videos, pictures, statistics, news, blogs and gossip. This is a great list for true fans.

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  • New Images Reveal Pure Water Ice On Mars
    By on September 25, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    Matt_dk writes “Images of recent impact craters taken by the HiRISE Camera on the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter have revealed sub-surface water ice halfway between the north pole and the equator on Mars. While the Phoenix lander imaged subsurface ice where the top layer of soil had been disturbed at the landing site near the north pole, these new images — taken in quick succession, detecting how the ice sublimated away — are the first to (more…)

  • NCAA BBall Conference Rankings: Big East Still On Top?
    By on September 25, 2009 | Comments Off  Comments

    For the past few seasons, college basketball’s best conference has been the Big East. Last season’s NCAA Tournament had 3 Big East teams as #1 seeds(Louisville, Connecticut, and Pittsburgh), 4 teams make it to the Elite 8, and 2 teams in the Final Four. Are they still the best conference this season?

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