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29th April 2016 00:55
"Take your child to work day" is a wonderful day at the office for everyone not responsible for a small child. For everyone else tasked with child tours, kid-friendly presentations or cleanup duty, it is the most stressful holiday of the calendar year. Case in point: the minute of dead air that happened on NPR's morning newscast today. SEE ALSO: Watch a bunch of cute kids give spring cleaning their best shot According to Gawker, a few calculated movements of an anonymous…
29th April 2016 00:10
Serena Williams doesn't need help being beautiful — not from People or anyone else. The champion athlete was included in the magazine's annual Most Beautiful People issue, when Williams Instagrammed a photo from the magazine, fans noticed something was wrong. Williams' waist had been digitally slimmed down. SEE ALSO: 8 celebrities who spoke out against Photoshop in 2015 After fans noticed, Williams deleted the Instagram and uploaded a version with her real waist in tact. Fans were happy to see…
29th April 2016 00:06
About six hours after we speak on Thursday morning, Jared Goff's life will change forever. He knows this. His family, friends and coaches know this. The phalanx of marketers, handlers and reporters swirling about him on NFL Draft day in Chicago — they all know this, too. Thing is, just how will Goff's life change? That's yet to be revealed. Talking to the 21-year-old hours before he could become the top selection in the 2016 NFL Draft, though, one picks up…
29th April 2016 00:04
Tomb raider fans: Meet the newest Lara Croft. Oscar winning actress Alicia Vikander is up next to portray the explorer made famous both in game and on the big screen in the upcoming Tomb Raider franchise reboot, according to Variety. While Force Awakens actress Daisy Ridley was rumored to play the part, Variety said Vikander was "always in the driver's seat" to play Lara. SEE ALSO: 'Rise of the Tomb Raider' is Lara Croft's best story yet The film is being produced…
28th April 2016 23:38
South Korean tech giant Samsung announced – at the Samsung Developer Conference in San Francisco – plans to create Artik Cloud, a new service designed exclusively with the Internet of Things (IoT) in mind. Samsung is a global technology and manufacturing leader, and the brand name has become synonymous with quality electronics over the past... Read more » The post Samsung sunny towards IoT with dedicated Artik Cloud appeared first on ReadWrite.
28th April 2016 23:25
Most bombs are dangerous and violent. However, a South Korean restaurant called The Place has created a bomb that will only be destructive to your arteries over a long period of time. The Bomb Pizza is essentially a bubble of dough filled with cheese, sauce and toppings. The bubble is topped with alcohol and lit ablaze, thereby cooking the ingredients inside at a quick pace. After using scissors to cut away the top of the bubble, a gooey, delicious pizza…
28th April 2016 23:15
Ah, engagement photos — gorgeous snapshots that perfectly capture the love between you and your significant other, maybe a pet and, of course, some friendly neighborhood larpers. Reddit user Onileo uploaded a photograph casually entitled, "My girlfriend's photoshoot got bombed by some larpers," which as you can probably guess, is a stunning visual that captures romance and live-action role players. SEE ALSO: Ziggy the 250-pound piggy crashes his human's engagement photos In the comments section, Onileo explained that his girlfriend — wedding, portrait and lifestyle photographer…
28th April 2016 23:00
Lobbyists are the invisible force in government. They represent companies, special interests, and other groups in an effort to convince lawmakers to make life easier for the people and businesses they represent. Now a handful of companies – including self-driving car heavyweights Ford, Google, Lyft, Uber, and Volvo – that stand to benefit the most from... Read more » The post Self-driving tech’s lobbying supergroup to play many dates in DC appeared first on ReadWrite.
28th April 2016 22:40
Get ready to say, "awwww." A newly born baby otter has been introduced into the otter habitat in the JungleWorld exhibit at the Bronx Zoo. In the above video, you can see the little cutie exploring its new surroundings and living its best life. Bomb Pizza will make your tastebuds explode Jazz drummer times a wicked solo to Super Smash Bros. gameplay Ricky Gervais shows off his improvised acting skills, totally nails it 'Are You Gonna Be My Girl' gets…
28th April 2016 22:34
Better late than never. The Auckland Public Library in New Zealand shared a photo on Wednesday of a book that was finally returned, 67 years after its due date. The book, Myths and Legends of Maoriland by author A.W Reed was supposed to be returned to the Epsom Library on December 17, 1948. However, the library says that the woman, who was just a kid when she borrowed the book, moved out of Auckland and accidentally took the it…