‘Hello, Jack’: Iranian FM blasts Twitter for blocking real Iranians as ‘bots’

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has accused Twitter of “shuttering” the accounts of Iranians after misidentifying them as ‘bots’ involved in influence campaigns. “Twitter has shuttered accounts of real Iranians, including TV presenters and students, for supposedly being part of an ‘influence op,’” the minister wrote on Twitter on Sunday. In his post, Zarif […]

IndieGames: A Farewell, But A Hello At IndieGamesPlus.com!

After twelve years of covering wonderful, playful, emotional games, IndieGames.com is splitting off from its longtime owner UBM (GDC, Gamasutra, etc!) & going independent as IndieGamesPlus. We’re carrying over all of our old posts and articles with a brand new look and name, but with that same dream of finding the best and brightest in […]

Say Hello to Full Employment

This morning, the Labor Department announced that the national unemployment rate ticked up to 4 percent in June for good reasons, as hundreds of thousands more Americans sought work. For the first time in recorded history, the number of job openings is higher than the number of people looking for a job. That has raised […]

‘Hello mate!’ Russian fan tries to kiss Australian reporter in Kazan (VIDEO)

Football fever has gripped Russia ahead of the World Cup and it seems one fan in Kazan was overcome by the mood as he attempted to plant a kiss on an Australian Fox Sports presenter live on TV. In the video, the multi-tasking passerby can be seen in shades and holding a phone to his […]

You can seem more dominant and trustworthy if you say ‘hello’ in the right pitch

Mike Fox / Unsplash Using a particular pitch could make you appear more trustworthy and dominant, according to new research. Results showed that variations in pitch can impact social interactions between people. A falling pitch was the most effective way to appear dominant, while rising at the end of a sentence makes you appear more […]

The Hello Kitty Plane Has a New Route

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The Morning Watch: ‘Oh, Hello’ Comes to ‘Portlandia’, ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ Retrospective &

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, John Mulaney and Nick Kroll’s characters from their […]

Holidays 2018: Hello, Big Apple! This budget airline is selling New York flights for £99

Are you already thinking about holidays for 2018 now Christmas is over? You can still afford a dream getaway to New York if you book with a certain airline, even if you’ve splashed your cash already on presents. It’s all thanks to winter flight sales, which offer journeys at a fraction of the price of […]