The fictional game invented by JK Rowling has turned into a global competition between 21 teams, and this year Australia has taken home the gold.
World Cup 2014 begins on Thursday, June 12.
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The annual RoboCup competition features humanoid robots trying, and sometimes failing, to play the beautiful game in a series of soccer tournaments.
The UK's first LTE network now has 7.7 million 4G customers -- and their peak for downloading last year was Tim Cahill's sensational strike against the Netherlands.
The partnership with Russian carrier MegaFon for a prototype network timed for the soccer competition should help pave the way to faster mobile networking than today's fourth-generation tech.
Forget FIFA -- the real World Cup has just finished in Brazil and a team of robots from Australia has taken out the top prize.
Company's first-quarter profit blew past Wall Street's expectations, due in part to FIFA titles. But it's delaying two highly-anticipated games to ensure success.
Samsung releases the second half of its World vs. Aliens soccer match after the World Cup is over. Did the aliens win? Did the world end?