Cortana, Microsoft's digital assistant powered by Bing on Windows Phone 8.1, ended the World Cup having correctly predicted the winners of 15 out of the final 16 games of the tournament.
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Before the World Cup started, Microsoft turned its prediction engine towards the global soccer event and has been quite accurate at accurately picking the results for each match.
Twitter has announced that a record-breaking 388,985 tweets per minute was reached during the final moments of the World Cup's Brazil v Chile game; over 16.3 million tweets had been sent.
Militants from the Jihadist group ISIS are hijacking several World Cup hashtags on Twitter to spread their message, including a call to Westerners to join their ranks.
A misunderstanding in the world of Twitter has left 60 year old Phil Neville bombarded with abusive tweets aimed at Phil Neville the commentator, who has been criticised for his poor performance.
Transport for London has teamed up with ESPNFC to bring World Cup news, results and score updates to train departure and information boards across the Underground network, beginning this Thursday.
The BBC has announced that three matches from the World Cup will be streamed in Ultra High Definition as part of closed trials aimed at understanding the best way to deliver 4K content to the home.
Microsoft and ESPN have teamed up to launch a new site for the World Cup with a touch-friendly UI, offering news, videos, team profiles, history, exclusive content and lots more from the tournament.
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