Sport

Jairzinho Rozenstruik calls UFC Vegas 20 loss ‘my worst performance ever’

Jairzinho Rozenstruik has lost fights before, but his most recent outing has left a particularly bitter taste in his mouth. “Bigi Boy” dropped a clear-cut unanimous decision to Ciryl Gane in the heavyweight main event of UFC Vegas 20 on Saturday, failing to win a round on any of the judges’ scorecards and rarely threatening […]

Lifestyle

Personalized medicine: To optimize treatment for individual patients, physicians should employ experimental designs

Randomized clinical trials are the undisputed gold standard for determining whether a treatment protocol is effective for a specific disease or condition. But while seen as the best way to determine how effective a drug or vaccine is, RCTs, as they are known, aren’t designed to capture the nuances that distinguish how individual patients respond. […]

Business

PIMCO appoints insider Kersman to head APAC business

Bond giant Pacific Investment Management Co (PIMCO) said on Thursday it has named insider Alec Kersman as the new head of its Asia-Pacific business. Kersman, currently the head of strategic accounts for PIMCO’s U.S. Global Wealth Management business, will be based in Hong Kong. He will replace Kimberley Stafford, who will return to the firm’s […]

Technology

Epic Games acquires parent company of Fall Guys developer Mediatonic

Tonic Games has just merged with Epic Games. The holding company owns Fall Guys developer Mediatonic. Fall Guys has seen more than 11 million downloads on Steam alone since its August 2020 launch. It was also the most downloaded freebie in PlayStation Plus history. The mutually beneficial deal gives Epic another potential cash cow, while […]

News

Liverpool YMCA fire: Building evacuated after blaze breaks out in fourth floor flat

A YMCA building has been evacuated after a fire broke out in a fourth floor flat. Three people suffered smoke inhalation in the blaze at the Liverpool central city residential high rise. They were treated at the scene by paramedics, emergency services said. Four fire engines were called to the bulding at 5.11pm Saturday and […]