Twitter records broken in German rout of Brazil at World Cup

Germany beat host nation Brazil by an astounding 7-1 scoreline and then they beat Beyonce and Miley Cyrus to the record number of tweets per minute.

Dutch team flown to space if it wins World Cup

XCOR Aerospace is promising the Netherlands free individual space flights, normally worth $95,000 each, if they manage to triumph in the World Cup final this Sunday.

The 2014 FIFA World Cup uses more data than 171 Super Bowls

The Brazilian firm responsible for Wi-Fi connections inside stadiums says that the 32TB of data already transmitted makes this sporting event the most connected ever.

Anonymous hacks FIFA World Cup as promised

Even knowing that 3 billion people are going to be very angery if the beautiful game is disrupted this month, Anonymous hacker collective is making good on its promise to launch cyberattacks to disrupt the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

Anonymous protesting the World Cup by targeting sponsors

Coca Cola and Adidas beware because hacker collective Anonymous is looking to take you down.