NCIS LA blunder: Fans spot distracting Kensi Blye error in key season 7 hostage scene

With Aiden now a hostage, Sam and the likes of Callen, Kensi and Deeks headed up north to try and free him and the rest of the school. Of course, they manage to complete their mission and all of the team makes it out alive – although only just for the evil Tahir. As the […]

Daily Podcast: Distracting Accents In Movies, Cobra Kai, Incredibles 2, Kung Fury, Marvel, Fangoria

On the February 15, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall, and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest news, including more Kung Fury casting, Sony’s Marvel mistakes, a possible all-female MCU movie, Fangoria returns from the dead, and reactions to the […]

Want to Study Better? Try Distracting Yourself

We’ve all been told that multitasking hinders our ability to learn and retain information, yet we continue to work from noisy coffee shops, listen to music while studying and answer email while on conference calls. Maybe it’s time to stop worrying. According to a June study out of UCLA, published in Psychological Science: We still […]

Eyes off the Road: Study Confirms In-Car Tech Is Far Too Distracting

– Touchscreens, voice controls, console-mounted clickwheels, touchpads—with all the different systems out there, which kind offers a safe, minimally distracting interface? None. That’s the distressing finding according to new research from AAA. – New cars of all categories place excessive demands on a driver’s mental workload, and automakers don’t block enough non-driving features while their […]

AAA infotainment study ranks distracting tasks you shouldn't do while driving

If you frequently read car reviews, you’re almost guaranteed to find at least one in which the reviewer gripes about an infotainment system being hard to use and that it’s distracting. But exactly how distracting are some systems, and what about some of the tasks? That’s what the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety set out […]

Cheerleaders fired for ‘distracting’ players dubbed ‘lucky charms’ upon winning return

Published time: 10 Aug, 2017 20:37 The reinstated cheerleaders for an English football team have been dubbed ‘lucky charms’ as they inspired the side to a 3-1 victory over Premier League outfit West Ham. Billericay Town, who play in the seventh-tier Isthmian League Premier Division, initially hired cheerleading troupe ‘The Ricays’ to bring some glitz […]

Todoist team offers a less distracting take on Slack

Slack’s team chat can be extremely helpful for coordinating with your coworkers, but it can also be supremely distracting. Do you really need a constant stream of alerts and unrelated funny GIFs when you’re trying to get work done… or avoiding work on vacation? Doist (the team behind Todoist) doesn’t believe so. Its newly launched […]

The Moorside viewers praise ‘wonderful’ Sheridan Smith but mock her ‘distracting’ accent

The real-life BBC One series debuted last night and received a lot of acclaim from fans. It follows the story of Karen Matthews who claims her nine-year-old daughter Shannon Matthews has gone missing but is later found drugged and hidden underneath a bed. After pleading on TV for the safe return of her child and […]