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  • Australia crashes out of (robot) soccer world cup

    While Australia’s flesh and blood soccer team retains a slim hope of reaching the final of the FIFA World Cup in Russia, that dream is sadly over for their robotic counterparts that competed in Montreal this week.

  • Warnings for smartphone, credit-car users at World Cup

    Soccer fans lucky enough to be traveling to Brazil for the World Cup are hearing an earful of consumer warnings about potentially onerous smartphone roaming charges and credit card ripoffs at ATMs and restaurants.

  • Optus to stream World Cup for free

    Optus is to stream 2010 FIFA World Cup matches live to customers 3G mobile for free. The service, which will available from 11 June to 11 July 2010, will also offer 500 FIFA archived video on demand clips, FIFA wallpapers, screensavers and ringtones, match scores, news, statistics and highlight clips and 200 hours of World Cup action and footage.