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Matildas let slip two-goal lead as Brazil fight back in thrilling draw

When Australia’s women’s national team play football there is often a devil on the observer’s shoulder. It has one of those irritating invisible voices which warns, even when they are

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AI-powered glaucoma screening test delivers rapid results

A new rapid screening test for glaucoma could help advance early detection of the disease, a leading cause of irreversible blindness. Developed by a research team of engineers and ophthalmologists

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BP profits rise amid soaring energy prices

BP’s profits have risen sharply as oil and gas prices soar amid a global economic bounce back. Its boss Bernard Looney told Reuters that the oil giant was “a cash

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Raspberry Pi temporarily increases Pi 4 price in response to chip shortages

In response to supply chain issues, particularly around semiconductors, Raspberry Pi is increasing the price of the version of the Raspberry Pi 4 sold with 2GB of RAM. The increase,

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Flight attendant shares trick to bagging a free upgrade that ‘always works’

A flight attendant has revealed the secret to bagging a free seat upgrade on your next flight which the crew “rarely say no” to – and all it takes is

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England’s Owen Farrell eager to help ‘exciting’ Marcus Smith fulfil potential

Owen Farrell believes the fast-rising Marcus Smith is “a massive talent” and says he is keen to help the Harlequins fly-half fulfil his potential with England this autumn. Farrell, who

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Time to retire daylight saving time, urges researcher

Change is upon us once again. Come the first Sunday of November, we will gain an hour of morning sunlight. The one-hour adjustment to the clock on the wall may

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Newry firm FD Technologies loses £1.6m during new strategy spend

Newry-based FD Technologies made a loss of £1.6m in the first half of 2021 as it spent heavily on implementing a new strategy. The firm, formerly known as First Derivatives,

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Nvidia’s GeForce Now gets an RTX 3080 upgrade to take on Stadia and xCloud

Nvidia is launching dedicated, low-latency RTX 3080 gaming pods in the cloud before the end of 2021. GeForce Now will offer access to what Nvidia describes as “the most powerful

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Man ‘livid’ as wife costs him dream job by deliberately sabotaging his interview

A man recently had a remote job interview that included a monitored test, where to prove he wasn’t cheating he had to look directly at the screen, but he failed

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