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British teens would rather do just about anything else than get A-level results

LONDON – Everyone remembers the agony of results day. There's the strange, nervous drive down to school in the middle of August, the horrendous wait in line where everyone's too scared to talk to each other and the final, shaky moments when you fumb.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 11th, 2015

10 Things Friends of Vegetarians Should Understand

So, your friend is a vegetarian, and you’ve inevitably had those awkward moments that every non-veggie experiences when it comes... The post 10 Things Friends of Vegetarians Should Understand appeared first on Lifehack. So, your friend is a vege.....»»

Category: opensourceSource:  lifehackRelated NewsJul 4th, 2015

Play IGN"s E3 2015 Bingo!

Awkward press conference moments. Surprise reveals. Gritty reboots. Keep up with E3's best and worst and play IGN's E3 2015 bingo! E3 is here! Everything kicks off in just a few minutes with Bethesda's inaugural press conference where we'll hopefull.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsJun 14th, 2015

JXE Streams: "Façade" celebrates 10 years of awkward sexual advances

Façade turns 10 in July. Archaic as Michael Mateas and Andrew Stern's interactive drama is after a decade, it remains one of the most distinctive experimental video games ever made. Even with scores of dramatic indies and more technologically advance........»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated NewsJun 9th, 2015

Bad day? SoAwkward lets you to read other people’s ‘so awkward’ moments from Twitter

That awkward moment when the app on your iPhone points out awkward moments… That’s what the new iPhone app SoAwkward aims to do, which made its debut on Product Hunt today. SoAwkward is a fairly new app that sources awkward statements from Twitter t.....»»

Category: topSource:  thenextwebRelated NewsMay 18th, 2015

"The Price is Right" just gave a treadmill to a contestant in a wheelchair

Tuesday's episode of The Price is Right had one of the most awkward moments in recent Price is Right memory when a wheelchair-bound woman in a wheelchair won a treadmill. The contestant still appeared excited by the prize, though, and host Drew Carey mana.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsMay 5th, 2015

Watch Robert Downey Jr walk out of a supremely awkward TV interview

Promoting Avengers: Age of Ultron in the UK this week, Robert Downey Jr found the line of questioning by one TV interviewer a little too personal. Fed up and looking pretty darn furious, the actor cut the interview short and walked out. The post Watch Ro.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2015

Disney Research makes dubbed movies more believeable

"This town's like a great big chicken, just waiting to get plucked." That line is one of the more unintentionally funny results of cleaning up 1983's notoriously blue Scarface for cable, and new insight from Disney Research could make awkward redubs ........»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsApr 20th, 2015

Disney Research making dubbed movies more believeable

"This town's like a great big chicken, just waiting to get plucked." That line is one of the more unintentionally funny results of cleaning up 1983's notoriously blue Scarface for cable, and new insight from Disney Research could make awkward redubs ........»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated NewsApr 20th, 2015

The first clip from Jurassic World has lots of sexual tension but no dinosaurs

Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard discuss Jurassic World's super-dinosaur, velociraptor respect, and their relationship troubles in the film's first clip. There weren't any dinosaurs in the trailer, though. The post The first clip from Jurassic World ha.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsApr 9th, 2015

Finding the most impactful video games with a higher calling

In front of a smartphone, two players meet. They each grab half the device, preparing to play. But instead of a competitive matchup, they begin to rock and spin the phone, each holding their end of the phone tightly. In a few moments, through awkward gigg.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsApr 5th, 2015

Google Opens the Google Store for Device Sales, Introduces New Chromebook Pixel

Forget update Wednesday, today is about Google’s devices, the new store they plan to sell them through, and a new addition to the line-up. Announced moments ago, say “Hello” to the Google Store, your place to learn about and buy all of t.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated NewsMar 11th, 2015

Vodafone to launch Wi-Fi calling in the UK this summer

We've all experienced ropey reception at one time or another. Those frustrating moments when you really need to make a call, but the line just won't connect, or you're left trying to decipher broken, distorted responses from the other person. Now, fo........»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsMar 10th, 2015

The Oscars recut without dialogue is spectacularly awkward

The 87th Academy Awards ceremony was, by most accounts, a decent show with a few awkward moments where jokes didn't land with the audience. Recut to not include dialogue, the awkwardness expands ten-fold into "curl up into a ball and hide from the public .....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsMar 4th, 2015

Verizon’s response to the FCC’s net neutrality ruling is hilarious

Calling the FCC's vote a "throwback Thursday move" wasn't even the punch line. Today the FCC voted in favor of net neutrality. Moments later, Verizon published a pre-prepared response. It looked something like this: Yep, that’s Morse code,.....»»

Category: topSource:  venturebeatRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2015

From awkward to awesome: The 20 best Oscar moments from the 2015 Academy Awards

The Academy Awards (Oscars) were yesterday, and here are our picks for 20 of the best moments from the show. The post From awkward to awesome: The 20 best Oscar moments from the 2015 Academy Awards appeared first on Digital Trends......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2015

Neil Patrick Harris" best moments from the 87th Academy Awards

From an opening line calling out the Oscar's whitewashed nomination pool to closing the show with a prescient recap bit, Neil Patrick Harris definitely didn't disappoint in his hosting duties. While his best moment came in the form of a nearly-nude Birdma.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2015

Game illustrates sexual consent using skin contact as the controller

Consent can be an uncomfortable subject, an often-complex and personal form of negotiation that people rarely get a chance to practice outside the moments that precede sexual encounters. Read the rest.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2015

DNews: Mars Rover Opportunity Nearing Marathon Finish Line

NASA's rover Opportunity landed on Mars in 2004 and was only supposed to last 3 months. But more than a decade later the plucky vehicle is close to crossing the 26.2-mile mark in land traversed, despite a few senior technical moments along the way......»»

Category: topSource:  discoverRelated NewsFeb 17th, 2015

Short for iOS fills your idle moments with articles you can read in 10 minutes or less

Short’s developers believe that you can put all that time you waste waiting in line to better use. When you’ve got a moment to spare, the app offers up articles that you can read in a couple of minutes or less. Short for iPhone and iPad pulls in artic.....»»

Category: topSource:  thenextwebRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2015