FIFA World Cup 2010 - News, Features, and Slideshows

News

  • SBS shares online World Cup strategy

    Moving to the cloud has allowed broadcaster SBS to successfully cover this year’s World Cup with no outages of its online coverage and four million successful video downloads during the global soccer event.

  • World Cup helps Baidu score record Q2

    Internet searches surged during the World Cup soccer tournament, helping Baidu.com score its best quarter ever in terms of revenue and net profit.

  • 10 ways spam is like vuvuzelas

    If you've been glued to the World Cup, you'll know that there's more to the matches than soccer (football for our international audience).

  • Twitter 'over capacity'

    Despite upgrades to its capacity and servers, Twitter has been unavailable to its users for much of today.

  • SBS broadcasting World Cup games in 3D

    3D TVs may be brand spanking new but for the lucky few who have managed to pick one up, here are the broadcast times for the FIFA World Cup 2010 on SBS.

  • AppWatch: Four free apps for the World Cup

    FIFA's World Cup fever has hit and many devotees will travel to South Africa to watch the games. For those of us stranded in Australia, <I>Computerworld</I> presents four free mobile phone apps in the first of our weekly series, that will help you keep track events.