Obama and Putin: Awkward Moments, Few Breakthroughs

U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin's first formal meeting in more than two years ended without a breakthrough on Syria......»»

Category: securitySource:  militaryRelated NewsSep 29th, 2015

Highlights from world leaders" speeches at the U.N.

The presidents of China, Russia and the United States talked about hypocrisy, past mistakes and a future of greater equality during their speeches at the United Nations General Assembly on Monday in New York City There were some slightly awkward moments&#.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsSep 28th, 2015

"The Walk" review: Seek it in IMAX 3D, then dare to look down

LOS ANGELES — When building or releasing tension, whether across a steel cable or in a movie, pacing is everything. Wind it up too fast or release it without control, and you might snap the line — or blow the payoff. Well, the payoff in The Wa.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsSep 28th, 2015

The first drop test: iPhone 6S vs. iPhone 6S Plus in Australia

American Keaton Keller, who runs the YouTube channel TechSmartt, has smashed an iPhone 6S and an iPhone 6S Plus on the ground just moments after getting his hands on them in Sydney, Australia. The YouTube star was second in line at the flagship Apple Stor.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsSep 24th, 2015

Metal Gear Solid V’s Most Awkward Moments

Playing a new Metal Gear game is a lot like losing your virginity. You’re bound to walk away confused, satisfied, and more than a little embarrassed. In fact when it comes to awkward dialogue, the Metal Gear series is a veritable meme generator. Anyone .....»»

Category: topSource:  geeksnackRelated NewsSep 18th, 2015

David Cameron offended an entire British region with an awkward mic slip

Politicians and microphones — particularly microphones that are switched on and recording at inopportune moments — are a pretty dangerous combination. See also: David Cameron definitely doesn't know what FFS stands for Cameron was getting read.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsSep 11th, 2015

Getty Is Quietly Charging Bloggers For "Socially Awkward Penguin" Meme

Around the spring of 2009, some nerds began adding macro text to a photo of a penguin on the Internet. According to Know Your Meme, this became what's now known as the Socially Awkward Penguin meme -- a format for sharing two-line stories on cringewo.....»»

Category: topSource:  huffingtonpostRelated NewsSep 5th, 2015

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