Daily Archives: April 5, 2020

‘What would Shankly do?’ Not what Liverpool are doing, that’s for sure | Football

Six months ago the Liverpool chief executive, Peter Moore, was asked what distinguished his club from other European football giants. “We had this amazing historical figure: Bill Shankly, a Scottish socialist who built the foundation,” he told El Pais. “Even today, when we talk about business, we ask ourselves: ‘What …

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iPhone Home Screen Widgets Rumored in the Works for iOS 14

iPhone Home Screen Widgets Rumored in the Works for iOS 14

Apple is reportedly working to add “real” widgets to the iPhone’s home screen, according to evidence discovered within the code of the upcoming iOS 14. Widgets themselves are not new for iOS, but they are on a dedicated screen instead of providing iPhone owners with the option to place them …

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Get fit with your phone: Ten great apps to help you work out from home (Update: More apps)

Quarantined? Here are ten apps to help you work out from home

Ever since we’ve been asked to work from home, I’ve received a bunch of messages from my friends and coworkers asking me about home workout apps to stay fit. Instead of privately sharing my recommendations with them, I preferred to make them more widely available here. I’ve chosen ten apps …

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apps, ROMs, and everything else you’ll need (Updated)

apps, ROMs, and everything else you'll need

If you’ve been doing the responsible thing and staying put at home recently, that line between workweek and weekend has probably started to grow perilously thin. And as you look for normalcy wherever you can find it, sometimes a nice, escapist dip into gaming is just what the doctor ordered. …

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Pixel Buds 2 product page temporarily appears with detailed feature list

Pixel Buds 2 product page temporarily appears with detailed feature list

Google first revealed an updated line of Pixel Buds in October of last year, but there’s still no firm release date beyond “spring.” A product listing at B&H appeared two months ago, saying the buds were “coming soon,” but that was later removed. Now another page about the Pixel Buds …

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Phone masts set on fire in the UK as 5G-coronavirus conspiracy theories spread (Updated)

Phone masts set on fire in the UK as 5G-coronavirus conspiracy theories spread (Updated)

The coronavirus pandemic, as with most major global events, has inspired a number of conspiracy theories that are in no way supported by scientific fact. Assuming COVID-19 isn’t the invention of Bill Gates, another fanciful theory asserts that 5G networks are in some way to blame. It’s natural to dismiss …

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Premier League clubs to go it alone in pay cut talks with players | Football

Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson has established a fund for professional footballers to donate directly to NHS staff.

Premier League clubs anticipate having to start individual negotiations over wage reductions with their players after attempts to reach a collective pay agreement in response to the coronavirus crisis were frustrated during talks on Saturday. While players have been told clubs may lose £1.137bn because of the disruption caused by …

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What’s the Best Material for a Mask for Coronavirus?

What’s the Best Material for a Mask for Coronavirus?

To test everyday materials, scientists are using methods similar to those used to test medical masks, which everybody agrees should be saved for medical workers who are exposed to high doses of virus from seeing infected patients. The best medical mask — called the N95 respirator — filters out at …

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Will Miller: ‘Ugo passed and I said let’s turn this into a song. Emotion flew out of me’ | Football

Burton v Manchester City

I have been playing a song about life and death on a loop today. While waiting to interview Will Miller, the former Spurs and Burton Albion footballer who wrote and sang the song just days after the death of Ugo Ehiogu, his former coach who died in April 2017 aged …

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What Happens If Your Apple Products Break During the Coronavirus Pandemic?

What Happens If Your Apple Products Break During the Coronavirus Pandemic?

Julian Chokkattu/Digital Trends Never have your gadgets mattered more in your life. As coronavirus, formally known as COVID-19, brings cities to a halt, our laptops and phones have allowed us to work, play, and stay in touch with the outside world as well as family and friends. But what if …

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