Sport

Jasmine Camacho-Quinn, sister of Robert Quinn, sets Olympic record in 100M hurdles

Lions quarterback David Blough has some company when it comes to taking some time out from training camp to keep an eye on the results of women’s hurdles races at the Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Jasmine Camacho-Quinn finished first in the 100 meter hurdles semifinals on Sunday and ran the race in an Olympic record-setting […]

Lifestyle

Q and A: Benefits of pulmonary rehabilitation for COPD and other lung conditions

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My father has had COPD for years, but he was hospitalized for worsening symptoms related to his condition. His health care provider advised that he should begin a pulmonary rehabilitation program. He is hesitant and unsure of what to expect. What are the benefits of pulmonary rehabilitation in people with COPD? Do […]

Business

ABB hikes sales outlook, readies electric charger business IPO

Engineering company ABB (ABBN.S) doubled its full year sales guidance on Thursday thanks to resurgent global industrial demand and said it is forging ahead with plans to float its fast growing electric vehicle charging business next year. The factory drives and robot maker reported better than expected second quarter results and said double-digit order growth […]

Technology

Fallout 4 horror mod The Wilderness will leave you feeling spooked and afraid

Ever felt like Fallout 4 could stand to be a little more, well, Blair Witch? If you fancy stumbling around in the dark while being chased by unseen forces, this might be the mod for you. The Wilderness is a chunky Fallout 4 PC mod by El Ha that offers a worldspace “at least as […]

News

When Not Winning Olympic Gold, This Is What Diver Tom Daley Does

Tom Daley wears many hats – and some of them he knits on his own. The 27-year-old is one of Britain’s most-recognisable athletes, an LGBTQ icon, an Olympic gold medallist and a talented hand at knitting. After winning gold in the synchronised 10m platform diving at the Tokyo Olympics last week, Tom Daley was spotted […]

Sport

Bills want new stadium to be completely funded by taxpayer money

For most new stadiums funded by public money, taxpayers don’t foot the full bill. In Buffalo, that’s what the Bills want the citizens to do. According to Tom Precious of the Buffalo News, Pegula Sports and Entertainment has made a $1.5 billion proposal for a new Bills stadium and renovation costs for the arena in […]

Lifestyle

Does visual feedback of our tongues help in speech motor learning?

When we speak, although we may not be aware of it, we use our auditory and somatosensory systems to monitor the results of the movements of our tongue or lips. This sensory information plays a critical role in how we learn to speak and maintain accuracy in these behaviors throughout our lives. Since we cannot […]

Business

Visa to acquire Currencycloud at 700 million pounds valuation

Visa Inc (V.N)said on Thursday that it had agreed to buy British cross-border payments provider Currencycloud at a valuation of 700 million pounds ($962.01 million). Visa has been a Currencycloud shareholder since 2020, and the financial consideration will be reduced by the equity that the card network company already owns in the startup, the company […]

Technology

District 9 director Neil Blomkamp is working on a video game

Neill Blomkamp, best known for science fiction films District 9 and Elysium, is joining Gunzilla Games as chief visionary officer, supporting the studio in its development of its first game. Speaking to IGN, Blomkamp described his role as “an egalitarian version of being a film director”, using his skills from Hollywood to lead the “aesthetic […]

News

And The Gold For The Best Hairstyle At Tokyo Olympics Goes To…

Tokyo Olympics 2020 is a show-stealer in many ways. Be it the skilled athletes putting up their best performance or funny videos going viral from the Games, this tournament has had us hooked right from the start. At the Olympics, some athletes are sporting incredible hairstyles that are stealing the limelight. The organisers themselves are […]