Sport

John Eustace replaces Lee Bowyer at Birmingham amid takeover uncertainty

Birmingham have appointed John Eustace as their new head coach, one day after announcing Lee Bowyer’s departure. The 42-year-old Eustace, who was assistant manager with QPR and, since March, the Republic of Ireland, has agreed a three-year deal with the Championship club. The change of manager at St Andrew’s comes amid uncertainty over a proposed […]

Lifestyle

Health system must collaborate to fix systemic causes of ambulance ramping

A study published in the Medical Journal of Australia, which assessed whether ambulance offload time influences the outcomes for patients experiencing cardiac issues, provides further evidence that access block is causing significant harm to patients. While there is currently no cardiac-specific data available in the emergency medicine literature, there is a substantive history of data […]

Business

U.S. shifts peak-hour flight approvals to Spirit Airlines at Newark

The U.S. government on Tuesday reassigned 16 peak-hour runway timings at congested Newark Airport in New Jersey to Spirit Airlines (SAVE.N) from Southwest Airlines (LUV.N), saying this would boost competition and help reduce costs for travelers. The move “secures low-cost service options for Newark customers and improves competition in the Newark market,” the U.S. Transportation […]

Technology

Soon You Could Chat With Your Digi Avatar On WhatsApp Video Calls

WhatsApp is adding a lot of useful features for its users but it is equally focused on bringing some fun stuff to the platform. According to new reports, the messaging app could soon let you make video calls using your digital avatar. The feature is still under development as per the details shared by WAbetainfo, […]

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Idaho man snaps 83 matches in 30 seconds for Guinness World Record

An Idaho man broke a Guinness World Record by using his hands to snap 83 matches in 30 seconds. David Rush, who has broken nearly 250 Guinness World Records to promote STEM education, said he worked to refine his technique after setting the one-minute version of the same record at 91 matches in 2019. “I […]

Sport

Cameron Norrie rises to Wimbledon occasion by overpowering Tommy Paul

Over the delirious past 18 months in the life of Cameron Norrie, he had already achieved plenty. He has racked up ATP titles, lifting four trophies along with another five finals. Among his palmarès now is one of the biggest tournaments in the sport, Indian Wells. Two months ago he rose into the top 10. […]

Lifestyle

Study explores employment, economic consequences of mTBI

Étienne Gaudette, Ph.D., from the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto, and colleagues used data from the Transforming Research and Clinical Knowledge in Traumatic Brain Injury study involving patients with mTBI presenting to emergency departments. Patients with mTBI were enrolled from Feb. 26, 2014, to May 4, 2016, and were […]

Business

Laid-off Tesla workers file emergency plea, allege small severance pay

Two laid-off Tesla (TSLA.O) workers filed an emergency motion on Tuesday to stop the electric car maker for allegedly seeking separation agreements for far less severance than legally required. As part of Tesla’s ongoing layoffs, it has been asking employees to agree to release it of all claims, in exchange for a severance of just […]

Technology

Here’s How Google Thinks It Can Extend Battery Life Of a Wear OS Smartwatch

Vodafone is working with Google to extend the battery life of a smartwatch by reducing the “chatter” between the device and the network, a bigger drain of energy than screen brightness and other settings targeted by low power modes. The mobile operator has developed an API (application programming interface) that enables apps and operating systems, […]

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Florida golfer calmly takes shot while alligator approaches

An alligator was caught on camera approaching a group of golfers on a Florida course while a member of the party nonchalantly took his shot. A video posted to Facebook by Melissa Walsh shows her husband, Michael West, lining up and taking his shot at the Heritage Landing Golf & Country Club in Punta Gorda […]