Sport

Chelsea 2-2 Liverpool: player ratings from Stamford Bridge

Chelsea 3-4-2-1Édouard Mendy Powerless when Liverpool swept into a 2-0 lead, but he still made some stunning saves. 8 Trevoh Chalobah Did well to settle down after giving away Liverpool’s opener. Had made a nervy start. 5 Thiago Silva The Brazilian veteran initially looked uneasy after returning from injury, but he gradually took control. 6 […]

Lifestyle

Five great reads: a mysterious death at sea, dystopias set in 2022 and the joy of ugly fruit

Good morning to everyone except those just returning from annual leave, to whom I offer my condolences instead. This is Five Great Reads, a weekday summer story wrap that does what it says on the tin, selected by me, Guardian Australia’s canned food, candles and courtship editor, Alyx Gorman. You might be getting this as […]

Business

GM to chase Ford, Rivian with a $105,000 electric Silverado pickup

General Motors Co’s (GM.N) $35 billion electric-vehicle strategy will face its biggest test in 2023 when it launches an electric version of its Chevrolet Silverado pickup with a six-figure price tag, more than a year after rivals Ford Motor Co (F.N) and Rivian Automotive (RIVN.O) launched their own electric pickups. GM Chief Executive Mary Barra […]

Technology

Qualcomm is working with Microsoft on custom chips for next-gen AR glasses

Qualcomm and Microsoft are partnering to develop a new, customized Snapdragon augmented reality chip that’ll power future AR glasses within Microsoft’s ecosystems. The new partnership was announced at Qualcomm’s CES 2022 keynote. “We’re announcing that we’re developing a custom augmented reality Snapdragon chip for next-generation, power-efficient, very lightweight AR glasses for the Microsoft ecosystem,” said […]

News

England’s ‘worst places to live’ ranked in controversial poll – with southern town top

Aylesbury was voted the worst place to live in England after scoring over a quarter more votes than runner-up Huddersfield. More than 110,000 voted for their towns and cities A tongue-in-cheek poll has released a tally of the worst places to live in England – as voted for by their residents. The annual survey broke […]

Sport

Glorious chaos at Stamford Bridge shows City are too good for the rest

Well, there goes the league title. Happy new year everyone! But hey, what a way to go. For the second time in two-and-a-half weeks Liverpool came to London and played out a wild, impossibly moreish 2-2 draw against occasionally brilliant, occasionally flawed opponents. This was no doubt an agonising watch for Jürgen Klopp in self‑isolation; […]

Lifestyle

Nigel Slater’s recipe for crumbed fish with lime and herb crust

There are few moments in the kitchen I enjoy more than cooking a simple, perfect piece of fish. A simple thing, but when done with care will outshine any complicated affair. You need a shallow pan that doesn’t stick, some neatly trimmed fillets of fish, some butter, a few fine breadcrumbs and, if you like, […]

Business

Do 5G telecoms pose a threat to airline safety?

U.S. telecom companies and airlines have been fighting for weeks over the potential impact of 5G wireless services on aircraft, in stark contrast to the rollout of new-generation services elsewhere, which has broadly gone ahead without airing new safety concerns. Here is some background on the dispute, in which Verizon Communications (VZ.N) and AT&T (T.N) […]

Technology

John Deere’s self-driving tractor lets farmers leave the cab — and the field

Agricultural equipment maker John Deere has announced its latest piece of autonomous farming kit: a package of hardware and software that combines machine learning with the company’s GPS-powered auto-steer features to create a “fully autonomous tractor.” The technology to support autonomous farming has been developing rapidly in recent years, but John Deere claims this is […]

News

South Woodford fire: Huge blaze breaks out with 100 firefighters at scene

A massive fire has broken out over two floors of an industrial unit in South Woodford, London with 100 firefighters tackling the blaze and local residents have told to keep indoors due to “thick smoke” About 100 firefighters are tackling a massive blaze that has engulfed two floors of an industrial unit in north west […]