Mark Cavendish to take indefinite break from cycling after virus diagnosis

The 33 -year-old has been told by physicians to rest after unknowingly training and racing with the Epstein-Barr virus in recent months Mark Cavendish will take an indefinite violate from cycling after being diagnosed with Epstein-Barr virus, commonly known as glandular fever. The 33 -year-old has won 30 Tour de France stages, four behind the […]

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Geraint Thomas climbs final mountain and closes on Tour de France glory

Primoz Roglic won the final mountain stage of the 2018 Tour de France and in doing so moved ahead of Chris Froome into third place in the stands, while the leader Geraint Thomas sprinted away from Tom Dumoulin in Laruns to claim vital bonus seconds At the finale of this most breathless of Tour de […]

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Lance Armstrong claims he picked up tab for bar patrons who booed him: ‘Look, I get it’

close Video Lance Armstrong resolves with US government for$ 5 million Cyclist determines federal suit after admitting to employing steroids and other performance improving drugs. Lance Armstrong recently acknowledged he can “understand” why some people feel hostile towards him, which once reportedly motivated the former professional cyclist to pick up the tab for a bar […]

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Why we can’t have nice things: dockless motorcycles and the tragedy of the commons

Behind this bucolic industry is a multibillion-dollar battle between Chinas big tech companies and Silicon Valley, and the nightmare of vandals and parking If there is one sad fact that technology has taught us, it’s maybe that we just can’t have nice things. Now Washington DC has become the latest testing ground for what happens […]

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Attachment parenting: the best style to raise a child- or maternal masochism?

Its the fashionable approach to parenting in the west, with an emphasis on baby-wearing, co-sleeping and long-term breastfeeding. But does it make for happier, better children? In a family home in picture-pretty Oxfordshire, four men and seven toddlers are, respectively, drinking tea and causing chaos. The children, aged between 13 months and four years, are […]

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Talking self-driving autoes, IPOs and what’s next, with True Ventures

A few weeks ago, True Venturesclosed its newest, early-stage fund with $310 million, which is just a slight step up from its last, $295 million money, despite some enormous wins like Fitbit, whose first check came from True.( As you likelyrecall, the wearable device maker staged a highly successfulpublic offering last year .) We werentable […]

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