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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

8 awkward, not remotely hot tools used to film Hollywood sex scenes

"If I get aroused, I’m sorry if I do, and I’m sorry if I don’t," actor Sean Connery supposedly once uttered while filming a sex scene This line wouldn't be so popular in real life, but it sure rings true in Hollywood, where sex scenes he.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsFeb 14th, 2015

4 darling grandmas remember their very first kisses

Do you remember your first kiss? The anticipation, the sweaty palms, the quick glances, the awkward puckering — all these moments make up that time-honored rite of passage into a life absorbed by love. For Valentine's Day, we went the University Set.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsFeb 9th, 2015

McLaren 650S Le Mans edition celebrates 1995 victory

In 1995, five McLaren F1 GTRs crossed the finished line of the annual 24 Hours of Le Mans race, ending up in 1st, 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 13th place. That was, without a doubt, one of the proudest moments in McLaren's history. Now 20 years later, the Formula O.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsJan 21st, 2015

Be on the wall: Free "Game of Thrones" poster for fans at IMAX screenings

The first 300 people in line at this month's big-screen showings will take home a poster depicting iconic moments from the hit fantasy series......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  cnetRelated NewsJan 20th, 2015

Metal Gear Solid V’s Chicken Hat Explained by Konami

In line with the typical awkward sense of humor Hideo Kojima finds in-between the cracks of Metal Gear Solid’s deadpan serious attitude, his latest game includes a “chicken hat” that horribly clashes with other images of murder, torture,.....»»

Category: topSource:  technobuffaloRelated NewsJan 12th, 2015

Who To Follow On Instagram During The Golden Globes

Whether you're watching the Golden Globes on Sunday or plugging into the heap of awkward Marnie moments that is the season premiere of "Girls," you'll need some photographic updates from all the pretty, rich people congratulating and thanking each other. .....»»

Category: topSource:  huffingtonpostRelated NewsJan 11th, 2015

"Love Me Like You Do" is the seductive anthem from "Fifty Shades of Grey"

In her song for the Fifty Shades of Grey soundtrack, Ellie Goulding tries to convey the sexual tension between the film's billionaire sadist Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) and impressionable college graduate Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson) "Love Me Like .....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsJan 7th, 2015

17 most awkward moments that made us cringe in 2014

Welp, 2014 has been a very uncomfortable year. The last 365 days have been marked by weird news stories, social media fails and plenty of photos that made you squirm in your seat more than watching at R-rated movie with your grandparents. See also: 28 thi.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsDec 7th, 2014

Pepper, the humanoid robot, wants to sell you a Nescafe coffee machine

Softbank's Pepper, the robot with a line in cheesy jokes, hand gestures and oddly expressive poses is branching out from offering awkward banter to smartphone shoppers . Now, ahead of going on sale early next year for roughly $2,000, it's looking to ........»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsDec 1st, 2014

Pepper the humanoid robot wants to sell you a Nescafe coffee machine

Softbank's Pepper, the robot with a line in cheesy jokes, hand gestures and oddly expressive poses is branching out from offering awkward banter to smartphone shoppers . Now, ahead of going on sale early next year for roughly $2,000, it's looking to ........»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsDec 1st, 2014

This War of Mine Trailer – Making Call of Duty Even More Awkward

Thank goodness Call of Duty decided to take its mindless killing into the not-so-distant future, because the modern warfare scene now seems to be under fire itself. As if Spec Ops: The Line wasn’t enough of a statement against the... Thank goodness.....»»

Category: topSource:  technobuffaloRelated NewsNov 19th, 2014