FIFA is trialling limb-tracking tech to catch offside gamers

FIFA, the worldwide governing physique of the game variously often known as soccer and soccer, is trialling new know-how that tracks gamers’ limbs to detect whether or not they’re in an offside place. The system will likely be employed on the 2021 Arab Cup, which kicks off at this time in Qatar, the host of subsequent yr’s World Cup.

FIFA calls the system “semi-automatic offside know-how.” It includes a digicam setup put in on the roof of the stadium, with limb information extracted from the video and despatched to the match officers’ working room so the offside line may be

SYFY and USA Don Mancini Horror Collection Renewed

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The Chucky TV sequence is successful—and the diabolical doll will return for a second season to proceed his overall-clad reign of terror.

USA Community and SYFY, which each run the sequence, introduced that Chucky was one of many high two new cable sequence for viewers ages 18-49. (The opposite was (SYFY’s Alan Tudyk-starring Resident Alien.) That tracks with the sequence’ try at capturing youthful viewers (by casting youngsters as its important characters) whereas additionally thrilling followers of the basic Little one’s Play horror films (by

Massive Tech companies ought to pay ISPs to improve networks, telcos in Europe declare

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The CEOs of 13 massive European telecom firms right this moment referred to as on tech giants—presumably together with Netflix and different massive US firms—to pay for a portion of the Web service suppliers’ community improve prices. In a “joint CEO assertion,” the European telcos described their proposal as a “renewed effort to rebalance the connection between world know-how giants and the European digital ecosystem.”

The letter makes an argument just like one which AT&T and different US-based ISPs have made at instances over the previous 15 years, that tech firms delivering content material over

vivo Y55s 5G specs and design leaked by China Telecom

China Telecom has revealed an in depth an early have a look at the upcoming vivo Y55s 5G. The cellphone’s design and specs had been uploaded on the telecom’s database prematurely revealing a decently spec’d 5G midranger. Y55s 5G packs a 6.58-inch FHD+ show with a waterdrop notch for the 8MP selfie cam

vivo Y55s 5G in Mirror Lake Blue
vivo Y55s 5G in Mirror Lake Blue

vivo Y55s 5G in Mirror Lake Blue

The listed dimensions are available at 163.87 x 75.33 x 9.17mm. There’s a MediaTek Dimensity 700 chipset on the helm paired with 8GB RAM and 128GB storage. The again homes two cameras with a 50MP essential

The traditional origins of glass

Enlarge / This glass fish was present in a reasonably modest non-public home in Amarna, buried beneath a plaster ground together with a number of different objects. It could as soon as have contained ointment.

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As we speak, glass is extraordinary, on-the-kitchen-shelf stuff. However early in its historical past, glass was bling for kings.

1000’s of years in the past, the pharaohs of historic Egypt surrounded themselves with the stuff, even in demise, leaving gorgeous specimens for archaeologists to uncover. King Tutankhamen’s tomb housed an ornamental writing palette and two blue-hued headrests product of strong