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Formula 1 boss Toto Wolff reveals he studied Man United’s failures after Sir Alex Ferguson’s retirement to avoid the same with record-breaking Mercedes team

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Formula 1 team principal Toto Wolff has admitted studying Manchester United’s failures in order to improve his record-breaking Mercedes team.

Wolff’s record of eight consecutive constructors’ titles at Mercedes is almost unprecedented in the sport, with the possible exception of Sir Alex Ferguson’s record at Old Trafford.

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Ferguson's Record Also Looks Unbeatable

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Ferguson’s record also looks unbeatable

The 50-year-old Austrian took over management of the Brackley-based F1 team in 2014, winning his first title since 1955 with Lewis Hamilton, and went on to repeat the feat every following season.

Hamilton and Nico Rosberg have won seven drivers’ championships combined, while Mercedes have won an eighth constructors’ crown, even with Max Verstappen winning the individual award last season.

Those eight titles are the longest consecutive streak in F1 history, with Ferrari managing just six consecutive championships, and now Mercedes sits third in the all-time list of titles.

That streak looks almost certain to end this year, with Red Bull and Ferrari much quicker than Mercedes, but Wolff doesn’t want to make the same mistakes as United.

The Manchester giants have won a record 13 Premier League titles under legendary manager Ferguson, but since his departure in 2013 they have come no closer.

It can be used as a lesson with Wolff discussing the club in an interview with the Financial Times.

Only Sir Frank Williams Has More Titles As Team Principal Than Wolff

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Only Sir Frank Williams has more titles as team principal than Wolff


“I studied why the big teams were not able to repeat the big title [runs]he said in reference to Ferguson’s United.

“No sports team in any sport has ever won eight consecutive world championship titles and there are many reasons for that, and what is at the heart is the human.

“The human becomes complacent. You are no longer energized in the same way as before. You may not be so ambitious.

“I often get the question: ‘Is it difficult?’

Mercedes Have Overcome Their Early Season Problems And Are Steadily Returning To The Podiums

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Mercedes have overcome their early season problems and are steadily returning to the podiums

“I’ve had so many periods, so many episodes in my life that I would judge as difficult, that it’s not on the same scale.

“I don’t think it’s difficult in any way because I’ve had much more difficult times in my whole life, not particularly in Formula 1, but it’s actually in my comfort zone.

Mercedes are currently 137 points behind leaders Red Bull after a torrid start to the new era of aero regulations, ending any fight for the Silver Arrows’ potential title.

They still managed to rack up more podiums than the much faster Ferrari, and Wolff says the learning process is important.

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Wolff won’t let Mercedes down like United did

“I would say that I like being wrong right now because that’s the basis for long-term future success, I believe,” he explained.

“We’ve had eight consecutive world championships – it hasn’t been done in any other sport. And I think I know why.

“All of those facets have come together to make it more difficult at the moment, but at the end of the day it comes down to physics and we got the physics wrong.

“We are still the same group of people with the same ambition, the same energy, the same tools, the same funding. Maybe we need to tweak here and there because psychology plays a big role, but I think this team has everything it needs to succeed, but without any sense of entitlement. I want it to be a blow and not a longer term phase of not being able to compete up front.

“In a way, we are control freaks. Sometimes I feel like a football manager: there is a moment when there is nothing more to do and you have to let the players on the field get the job done. That’s why when you’re there, you have these reactions. Sometimes you have to push the pressure relief valve.

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As regulations and platform policies make it harder to track people on the internet, they’ve forced companies to rethink how they understand and know their customers. If they can’t stalk them surreptitiously, how can they fully understand their needs and desires?

The answer may lie in creating or buying communities of individuals whose interests match those of your business.

That’s exactly what many SaaS companies are doing, from big players like Salesforce and Hubspot to small startups, who understand the power of creating a community of interested individuals who can answer questions, act as quasi-evangelists, and give company honest feedback on products and services. .

The rise of Slack and Discord ties into this trend, as both make it easier to build a community for like-minded people to come together and chat online. This certainly requires moderation to avoid clouding your brand with misinformation or harassment, but generally companies find it a cost worth paying to gain such unrestricted access to customers and interested parties.

“Building a community is the most authentic way to talk to a customer and market to a customer because you can’t force what someone in the community is saying about you.” Derek Andersen, CEO of Bevy

We spoke to a number of industry experts to get their thoughts on this phenomenon and what it means for SaaS companies as they seek growth opportunities in an evolving privacy landscape.

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Many startups today use communities as a way to generate interest and discussion in their start-up businesses long before they even have revenue. While this is especially true for open source projects, which are community-centric by nature, any startup can benefit from having a group of people discussing its products and services.

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Twins wear out Royals pitching in 9-0 victory

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Twins Wear Out Royals Pitching In 9-0 Victory

The Twins are slowly finding their way back to the top of the American League Central.

Sonny Gray pitched six-plus shutout innings, and seven Twins each drove in a run as Minnesota beat the Kansas City Royals, 9-0, in front of an announced crowd of 23,093 at Target Field on Tuesday.

“We just come here to play baseball,” said infielder Luis Arraez, who went 4 for 5 to raise his major league-leading batting average to .336. “That’s the thing, I know we can do a lot of good things. We can come here and do a lot of things in the game like today.”

The victory, coupled with Cleveland’s 7-5 loss to Detroit, pulled the Twins within one game of the Central-leading Guardians. They started this homestand on Monday trailing by 2½ games.

“We are a good team,” Gray said. “That’s it. … We’re a good team.”

In two victories this week, the Twins have knocked 27 hits against the last-place Royals, 23 of them singles. On Tuesday, the Twins had 16 hits, and only Gliberto Celestino’s solo home run and Nick Gordon’s RBI double went for extra bases.

“It’s clearly having a plan, clearly going in there and using the whole field, knowing what to look for, knowing what to focus your attention on,” Baldelli said of his offense. “Trying to take the tough pitches to get to the ones that you want.”

Gio Urshela and Gordon each drove in two runs, and Arraez, Celestino, Jose Miranda, Max Kepler and Sandy Leon each drove in one. The nine runs were the most the Twins had scored since an 11-1 victory at Cleveland on June 27.

Gray (7-3) allowed only three hits, didn’t walk a batter and tied a season high with 10 strikeouts in six innings. He faced two batters in the seventh, surrendering singles to Salvador Perez and Vinnie Pasquantino before manager Rocco Baldelli replaced him with left-hander Caleb Thielbar.

Pitching into the seventh, Gray said, “felt great.”
“I told Rocco, I said, ‘Thank you for the opportunity. I will be better in that situation next time,’ ” he added.

As he did in Monday’s 4-2 victory over the Royals, Thielbar got the Twins out of a two-on, none-out jam. The first batter he faced, Michael Massey, grounded into a fielder’s choice, forcing Pasquantino, 3-6. He then struck out Michael Taylor and Nick Prato to end the inning and retain Minnesota’s 3-0 lead.

“That’s two days in a row for Caleb to come in in huge spots and to absolutely maneuver his way, dominate his way through some hitters,” Gray said. “He did it last night, he did it again tonight. That’s huge, what he’s done.”

Veteran right-hander Zack Greinke (4-8) allowed three runs, one earned, on nine hits and struck out five over six innings. Leon drove in the Twins’ first run, scoring Urshela with a sacrifice but in the second inning. Arraez then singled home Celestino – who had reached on an error – before being thrown out at second.

Celestino hit a hanging breaking ball from Greinke off the ribbon board in left field for the Twins’ third run.

Minnesota scored three two-out runs in the seventh, one on a fielder’s choice grounder by Kepler and two on two-out RBI singles by Urshela and Gordon. Miranda, Urshela and Gordon added run-scoring singles in the eighth to make it 9-0.

It was the Twins’ second straight win since returning from a 1-4 trip through Southern California against the Dodgers and Angels, which dropped them 2½ games behind Cleveland in the Central, their biggest Central Division deficit since they were three out on April 17. Afterward, Arraez said, the team gathered for a meeting.

“We just talked,” he said. “Sonny talked. (Carlos Correa) talked. Those guys are amazing. We just come the next day and we just play baseball and enjoy it. I just want to give a lot of energy to my teammates, like we did today. We just played baseball and enjoyed the game.”

The AL Central rivals finish their three-game series with a matinee on Wednesday.

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UC Davis is developing technology using current air conditioning systems to combat the effects of climate change and power grid issues

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Uc Davis Is Developing Technology Using Current Air Conditioning Systems To Combat The Effects Of Climate Change And Power Grid Issues

DAVIS, Calif. (KGO) — The Western Cooling Efficiency Center at UC Davis is trying to develop new air technology that solves grid problems and the challenges of climate change using our current AC systems.

This research would address the issue of peak energy consumption on hot days.

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“The network is stressed in the late afternoon and what happens is that there is too much demand for electricity. One way to remedy this is to use a battery. This new technology at the instead of using a battery uses a liquid that absorbs moisture and by using this liquid that absorbs moisture it acts like a battery but costs a lot less than a battery to do the same thing,” said Mark Modera , the former director of the Cooling Efficiency Center.

And it’s much more environmentally friendly. And if you think you have a smart thermostat now, wait to see what they develop.

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There is a chamber in the laboratory which simulates the ventilation of a small building. They are working on integrating the Air Quality Index and weather forecast with your thermostat and air purifier to pre-cool and pre-ventilate your home before the smoke arrives.

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Struggling Yankees lose to Rays, consider calling up Estevan Florial to help jumpstart offense

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Struggling Yankees Lose To Rays, Consider Calling Up Estevan Florial To Help Jumpstart Offense

After more of the same struggling, it’s time for a change. After a 3-1 loss to the Rays, their third straight defeat, the Yankees were in serious discussions about calling up prospect Estevan Florial and putting struggling closer Clay Holmes on the injured list.

“We haven’t decided anything for certain yet. We’ll talk through some things. So there could be some things we decided to do but nothing is final yet,” Yankees manager Aaron Boone said after the Bombers’ latest loss.

Since the All-Star break, the Bombers have gone 8-17. The Rays (62-53) handed the Yankees their fifth straight series loss and cut the Yankees’ lead in the American League East to nine games. It’s just the second time since June 15 that the Bombers lead in the division has been under 10 games.

“It’s a little different, but it’s still stressful and you never want to lose. No one in here is happy about it, but having a little bit of a cushion helps but that cushion can dwindle quick,” Aaron Judge said. “So we got to stay on top of it. Guys are putting the work in, guys are showing up, they’re doing their thing. So it’s just about going out there on the field and performing.”

They tried sitting struggling center fielder Aaron Hicks Monday night and they did snap a 22-inning scoreless streak, but they got the same ultimate result.

Almost certainly,  Holmes will head to the injured list. The closer, who has not pitched since he blew the game Friday night, admitted that he has been dealing with a back issue.

“Kind of locked up on me a few days ago and tried to go again today and it kind of tightened back up, so we just felt it was the smartest thing, the best way to go about it was just try to maybe give it a break,” Holmes said. “We’ll see and play smart and not try to push it through something that maybe it could be a lot worse than what it is.”

In his first 38 games, Holmes pitched to a 0.46 ERA, walking six in 39.1 innings pitched. Over his last 11 appearances, he has allowed 11 earned runs and walked 10 in 9.2 innings pitched.

Still, Holmes has not pitched in four games and the rest of the Yankees pitching has been solid. Tuesday night, Nestor Cortes threw seven solid innings, allowing a three-run homer in the first and not issuing a walk, but it wasn’t enough to overcome the Yankees’ impotent offense.

They did score their first run since the ninth inning of Saturday night’s game.

Andrew Benintendi tripled off the right-center field wall with one out in the fifth. He came around and scored when Yandy Diaz bobbled Miguel Andujar’s ground ball. It was the first time the Yankees had scored a run since the ninth inning of Saturday night’s game.

But the offense that was once rolling over teams has been struggling. The Yankees have scored nine runs over their last 61 innings, spanning seven games.

“We’re all frustrated. But you can’t let the frustration get in your way of preparing and getting ready to go every night. We got a few guys that are in a rut. We gotta  prepare and get ready and find our way out of it,” Yankees manager Aaron Boone said. “It’s part of it. And it’s no fun when you’re going through it but that’s where we are right now.”

And desperate for a spark, they could be bringing up Florial, the 24-year old former top prospect who has power and speed. In Triple-A, he is hitting .286/.368/.490  with an .858 OPS, 32 stolen bases and 14 homers in 89 games. Florial, who has had issues with pitch recognition in the past, has struck out 124 times in 353 at-bats and drawn 45 walks.

A scout who saw him this season said he thought Florial has improved “significantly”  this year and that his at-bats are more competitive than in past years.

“I got a chance to play with him in spring training. He’s the guy that always wants to learn. He’s a hard worker who does the  little things to help his team. So if that’s true that he’s coming up here, I don’t know, I haven’t heard that. But if it’s true, it will definitely help us out,” Aaron Judge said.

It’s unfair to ask Florial, who has hit .206/.325/.353 with a .678 OPS, a home run and two stolen bases in 40 major league plate appearances, to turn this slide around, but at this point the Yankees have to change something.

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Wyoming Democrats Voice Support For Liz Cheney At The Polls

Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming may not win her Republican primary on Tuesday, but her efforts to convince Democrats and independents to back her candidacy appear to have paid off in Wyoming’s bluest county, Teton, where Mrs. Cheney lives.

Interviews at county polling places on Monday, the last day of early voting, and Tuesday revealed a stream of voters re-registering as Republicans in order to enter the party’s primary and vote for Ms. Cheney.

“I think she knows someone’s unfit when she sees it and she’s not going to kiss the ring and I respect her for that,” said Brad Hoyt, an architect in Wilson, Wyo., A Small Community just west of Jackson where Ms. Cheney lives. Mr Hoyt, who wanted to register his support for Ms Cheney’s opposition to former President Donald J. Trump, said he was “in between” major parties and would change his registration at Wilson’s Old Schoolhouse, the village polling station.

Not far behind Mr. Hoyt was Andy Calders, a musician who called himself a Democrat but registered as a Republican in Wyoming so he could enter nominating contests for the state’s dominant party.

“She only did one thing that I liked, but I liked it so much I voted for her,” Mr. Calders said of Ms. Cheney’s efforts to hold Mr. Trump “accountable.” which he obviously did” in attempting to overturn the 2020 election.

Mr. Trump backed Harriet Hageman in the primary against Ms. Cheney, who sits on a congressional panel investigating Mr. Trump’s involvement in the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol.

Anti-Trump voters turned out in similar numbers in Jackson, where the wait to vote reached 45 minutes at one point Monday.

Maggie Shipley, who works for a local nonprofit, said she was changing her registration to Republican so she could vote for Ms Cheney in the primary.

“Election lies are terrifying to me and the preservation of democracy is really important and at least she has that,” Ms Shipley explained.

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