Top 10 Oldest Universities Around the World

The word university is derived from the Latin universitas magistrorum et scholarium, roughly meaning “community of teachers and scholars”. The term was coined by the Italian University of Bologna, which, with a traditional founding date…

Microsoft developing bone-conduction headset that guides the blind

While the act of walking down the street might be second nature to most of us, it can be a much more difficult experience for those who are blind or visually impaired. To combat the issue, Microsoft has developed a headset that uses bone-conducting…

Galaxy Note 4: Full Details of Samsung Next Phablet Leak Weeks Ahead of Release

,
The listing for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 on the website of Indonesian retailer Eraphone which also lists a full spec sheet. Eraphone The full specifications of the latest product in Samsung's large smartphone/small tablet Galaxy Note range…

Can you own a language?

In its first-ever transparency report, the Wikimedia Foundation revealed a handful of odd stories about takedown requests sent to Wikipedia. Among the claims on public-domain books and monkey selfies was a curious request from 2012: that Wikipedia…

iPhone 6 Reportedly Launching Sooner Than Expected

,
When it comes to Apple, Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Brian White has a mixed track record. He was the first Apple watcher to reveal that the company planned to launch an iPad mini, though details were scarce at the time, and he also was the first…

Epigenetic Engineering: Silencing A Gene Can Cause Cancer

Cancer doesn't always begin with genetic mutations: simply turning a gene off is enough. Studies with mice has provided the first evidence that turning a gene on or off can cause cancer. The study gives hope on how epigenetic engineering (deliberately…

How Apple Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Big Screen

The line defining smartphones and tablets has been blurring for some time now, but it may reached its peak with the launch of the Fonepad from Asus, which the company describes as a "tablet with phone functions". While this may be an extreme…

Ronaldo surpasses Greaves to become the all-time leading scorer across Europe's top five leagues

​Jimmy Greaves' 46-year reign as the most prolific player from Europe's top five leagues is over after Cristiano Ronaldo scored a 367th goal. Cristiano Ronaldo has surpassed Jimmy Greaves as the most prolific player to grace Europe's top…

Jose Mourinho Defends Prioritising Europa League & Takes Sly Dig at Rival

​Jose Mourinho has claimed that the teams in a battle for the top four would much rather be in Manchester United's position, who can still qualify for next season's Champions League through winning the title of the second tier competition…

Arsenal & Man City Wins on Tuesday Night Mean We Could See a Champions League Playoff

​Just when you thought the football season was coming to an end, it looks like we could be dangled a carrot in the form of a Champions League playoff game. The BBC report that any two out of three between Manchester City, Liverpool and…

Ibrahimovic Names the Swedish Sportsman He Most Admires & Explains Why in Typical Zlatan Fashion

Crocked Manchester United star Zlatan Ibrahimovic has named tennis star Bjorn Borg as his pick for which Swedish sports star he most admires, and his reasoning is pretty simple. ​ The 35-year-old is currently out of the game for a while…

The Statistic Which Proves Michy Batshuayi Should Have Been Given More of a Chance at Chelsea

Chelsea's Michy Batshuayi has barely had a sniff of first-team football this season, but a recent statistic shows that perhaps the Belgian striker should have featured a bit more for the Premier League champions. The former Marseille striker…

Arsene Wenger Reveals Why Arsenal's 'Invincibles' Blamed Him for Previous Season's Failure

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has revealed that his team blamed him for their failure to win the Premier League in 2003 because he put them under too much pressure The Gunners had won the Premier League and FA Cup double in 2001/02 but were…

Slaven Bilic Reveals Why Jermaine Defoe Would Choose West Ham Over Other Clubs in the Summer

​West Ham manager will look to Jermaine Defoe and Che Adams in his bid to challenge for silverware next season, stating that he is after players who can 'make a difference'. Defoe currently turns out for relegated Sunderland, however a clause…

Man Utd Ready to Use Club Legend in Part-Exchange Deal to Land £100m-Rated Striker

​Manchester United are said to be considering a new ploy in their attempts to lure Everton forward Romelu Lukaku to Old Trafford, with Wayne Rooney being dangled in front of the Toffees in a part-exchange deal.  United are reluctant…