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Premier League 2018/19 final table: Super Computer predicts where every team will finish – January update

Premier League 2018/19 final table: Super Computer predicts where every team will finish – January update

Sports
REVEALED We are into the first month of a new year and the title race is heating up The Premier League title race has heated up as we start the first day of a new year. Liverpool are, of course, leading the way with 20 matches played, though Manchester City have recovered from their poor spell to sit seven points behind Jurgen Klopp’s side. Thursday’s huge clash between the pair, which takes place at the Etihad, will play a key part in the race for silverware; a win for City and they are right back in it, but a Liverpool victory would send the Reds ten points clear in first. The Premier League standings on the morning of January 1, 2019 The battle for the top four is also intense, with Tottenham and Chelsea sitting third and four...
This is heavy: The kilogram is getting an update

This is heavy: The kilogram is getting an update

Technology
The kilogram is getting an update. No, your bathroom scales won't suddenly become kinder and a kilo of fruit will still weigh a kilo. But the way scientists define the exact mass of a kilogram is about to change. Until now, its mass has been defined by the granddaddy of all kilos: a golf ball-sized metal cylinder locked in a vault in France. For more than a century, it has been the one true kilogram upon which all others were based. No longer. Gathering in Versailles, west of Paris, governments are expected on Friday to approve plans to instead use a scientific formulation to define the exact mass of a kilo. The change is expected to have practical applications in industries and sciences that require ultra-precise measurements of mass. And it will mean redundancy for the so-called Grand ...
Danny Welbeck injury update: Arsenal forward undergoes two successful operations on broken ankle

Danny Welbeck injury update: Arsenal forward undergoes two successful operations on broken ankle

Sports
get wel soon The Gunners star suffered a horrific injury during the Europa League clash with Sporting Lisbon Danny Welbeck has undergone two successful operations to fix his broken ankle, Arsenal have announced. The Gunners forward suffered a gruesome injury in Thursday’s Europa League draw with Sporting Lisbon and faces a lengthy lay-off from football. Arsenal issued a positive update on Welbeck “Danny has undergone a second planned operation on his right ankle,” the Premier League club said in a statement on their official website. “Both procedures went well, without complications. Danny will now recuperate and start his rehabilitation. It’s too early to say how long this will take. “Everyone at the club ...
Facebook status update fails to spook investors

Facebook status update fails to spook investors

Business
Facebook's shares rose in after-hours trading after its latest results soothed investor fears of a drop-off in user growth. Its third quarter figures showed a rise in user growth, revenue and profits.The company had previously warned of an easing in key growth rates for the rest of the year because of several pressures including the rising cost of security protection.While it missed analysts' estimates in terms of user growth between July and September, Facebook still achieved 2.27 billion monthly active users while daily active users rose to 1.49 billion from 1.47 billion in the previous three months. Image: Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook's platforms, which include Instagram and WhatsApp, are continuing to grow They represented an...
Transfer news and rumours: Paul Pogba latest, Man United manager update, Tottenham contract boost, plus more

Transfer news and rumours: Paul Pogba latest, Man United manager update, Tottenham contract boost, plus more

Sports
GOSSIP A round up of the latest transfer news and rumours from Sunday's newspapers and online... Here’s a round up of the latest news and rumours from Sunday’s newspapers and online… Manchester City are set to beat Tottenham to the signing of Ajax and Netherlands midfielder Frenkie de Jong, who is also interesting Barcelona. (Daily Star Sunday) Former Chelsea boss Antonio Conte and Juventus coach Max Allegri have been identified as candidates to take over from Jose Mourinho as Manchester United manager next year. (Sunday Express) DC United’s former England striker Wayne Rooney will turn down any offers to return to the Premier League during the...