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England calls out ‘unforgivable’ Euro final racial abuse

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England’s team manager has called the racial abuse that was directed toward’s some of his team’s players following the Euro 2021 final as “unforgivable”

Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka were all subjected to hoards of derogatory comments online after missing their penalties in the 2-3 shootout at Webley Stadium.

Manager, Gareth Southgate says the tournament was supposed to be “a beacon of light to bring people together” and this type of behaviour is not what the team stands for.

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During the Euro tournament, England’s players took a knee on multiple occasions to voice their support in the fight against racism and inequality

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This in itself caused anger amongst portions of the team’s fanbase, with some fans choosing to boo as the players knelt.

London’s police department says it is investigating the tirade of online abuse, whilst Prime Minister Boris Johnson condemned racist comments.

On Twitter, Johnson says “the England team deserve to be lauded as heroes, not racially abused on social media, those responsible for this appalling abuse should be ashamed of themselves.”

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Atari acquisition ends the longest running console war

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Atari, the iconic gaming company, has revealed its acquisition of the Intellivision brand.

‘Uniting Atari and Intellivision after 45 years ends the longest running console war in history,” said Mike Mika, Studio Head at Digital Eclipse, an Atari-owned game studio.

This move is seen as a strategic step by Atari to expand its portfolio and tap into the nostalgia-driven market.

Emily Leaney from TeamRetro joins to discuss. #featured

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Tim Cook eyes a worthy successor to the Apple empire

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As Apple CEO Tim Cook’s tenure at the company enters its later years, speculation swirls regarding who will succeed the tech giant’s iconic leader.

On this episode of Ahron & Mike Live – Canva makes a break for Broadway, AI has been likened to a ‘demigod’, astronomers develop new tech to counter asteroids and has Apple found its next successor? #featured

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The United States is accelerating efforts into space warfare

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Is space warfare the next frontier of military competition?

On this episode of Hot Shots – the US expand efforts into space warfare, big tech commit to AI fail safes, while AI moves the markets and a buried treasure of ‘Holy Grail’ proportions is unearthed.

Ticker’s Ahron Young & Veronica Dudo discuss. #featured #trending

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