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11:55 pm GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Google Keep Fails to Impress and Other Top Comments
What does the next-generation condom look like? The Bill & Melinda Gates foundation is offering an initial $100,000 of funding (with up to $1 million of possible continued funding) to whoever can ...
11:46 pm GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable 59 Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed
It has been another busy week as March comes to an end, and everyone preps their April Fools' jokes for Monday. If you've been too preoccupied planning for the Easter holiday to check out the news, do...
11:22 pm GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable 'Doctor Who' Explained in 25 GIFs
Die-hard Whovians have been looking forward to the season 7 part 2 premiere of Doctor Who since DecemberBut let's assume that you've never heard of a time-traveling alien in a blue telephone booth and...
11:01 pm GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Huge Jellyfish Robot Is an Underwater Spy
Engineers at Virginia Tech have created a five-and-a-half-foot jellyfish robot that could one day be used for ocean surveillanceDubbed "Cyro," the robot has eight robotic arms, and its skeleton is wra...
09:52 pm GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Apple Patent Shows Sleek iPhone With Wraparound Display
A new patent application from Apple hints at an iPhone with a flexible, wraparound display.While the design looks similar to the fourth- and fifth-generation iPod nano, the filing says the content cou...
09:38 pm GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Drones Could Rescue Drowning Victims
If you have any fear of being lost at sea, I beseech you, steer clear of the movie Open Water. On the other hand, if you do find yourself struggling to stay afloat on the high seas, know that a rescue...
08:59 pm GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable 11 Famous Rabbits Not Suitable for Easter
There are all kinds of rabbits that are symbolic around Easter time. Children wait for the Easter bunny, and maybe even sing the old 1950 Easter song "Here Comes Peter Cottontail." Cadbury works magic...
08:39 pm GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable 'Anonymous Korea' Attacks North Korean State Websites
"Anonymous Korea" claimed to take down several North Korean state websites Saturday, just hours after North Korea said it has entered into a "state of war" with South Korea.North Korea's main off...
08:04 pm GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable You Didn’t Make the Harlem Shake Go Viral — Corporations Did
Google's trend charts of the phrase "Harlem Shake" are seismic. Almost no one looked for the words until Feb. 7, then searches surged faster than any term Google ever had, except for "Whitney Houston"...
07:13 pm GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable 5 Part-Time Virtual Jobs for Dads
Chelsea P. Gladden is the Director of Marketing & PR for FlexJobs, an award-winning service that helps job seekers find professional opportunities that also offer work flexibility, such as telecom...
06:17 pm GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Why Did This Smartphone Explode?
Kirsten Zastrow was nearly killed by her smartphone.On the evening of March 19, Zastrow had plugged in her Nexus S phone for the night and laid it down on her end table, the alarm set, before turning ...
04:39 pm -04 - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable 'Anonymous Korea' Attacks North Korean State Websites
"Anonymous Korea" claimed to take down several North Korean state websites Saturday, just hours after North Korea said it has entered into a "state of war" with South Korea.North Korea's main off...
04:38 pm -05 - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Drones Could Rescue Drowning Victims
If you have any fear of being lost at sea, I beseech you, steer clear of the movie Open Water. On the other hand, if you do find yourself struggling to stay afloat on the high seas, know that a rescue...
04:10 pm -04 - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable The Truth About Inspirational Quotes
Everyone has seen inspirational quotes pop up in their Facebook newsfeed or Twitter stream — sometimes accompanied by a photo of a sunset or cute kitten. Those words of wisdom can trigger a flas...
01:17 pm -05 - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Why Did This Smartphone Explode?
Kirsten Zastrow was nearly killed by her smartphone.On the evening of March 19, Zastrow had plugged in her Nexus S phone for the night and laid it down on her end table, the alarm set, before turning ...
06:13 am GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable PayTango Lets You Pay With the Touch of a Finger
The Launchpad is a series that introduces Mashable readers to compelling startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here.Name: PayTangoOne-Line P...
05:52 am GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable 5 Tech Brands Made in America
According to recent reports, Google will manufacture its newest gadget, Glass, in Silicon ValleyThe "Made in America" label has drawn new focus recently as the U.S. seeks to regain some of its lost ma...
05:12 am GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Robots Mimic Ant Colony Behavior
Robot swarms can mimic how ant colonies navigate complex mazes relatively mindlessly, researchers have found — knowledge that could help to improve designs for manmade transportation networks.Sc...
04:55 am GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable This Bra Dryer Makes Lingerie Laundry Easier
Drying bras is more complicated than you think. Pop them in the dryer and ruin the delicate pieces. Hang them on a line and you'll have to wait for hours. Luckily, one man has found the solution to ou...
04:35 am GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Tumblr Experiencing Network-Wide Outage
Tumblr was experiencing "network issues" that prompted a system-wide outage Friday nightThe company, which recently announced that more than 100 million blogs were using its platform, provided an upda...
04:35 am GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Tumblr Back Up After Network-Wide Outage
Update: The issue appears to have been resolved:Network issues that affected certain Tumblr users have been resolved. Thanks for your patience.— Tumblr (@tumblr) March 30, 2013Tumblr was experie...
04:28 am GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable 8 Reasons Easter and Children Don't Mix
Easter has had a strong hold as a kid-friendly holiday. Sure, it's well advertised with its bunnies and chocolate and pastel colors, but in its truest form the holiday is quite dangerous to childrenJu...
04:14 am GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable How to Set Parental Controls on In-App Purchases
Apps have become an important part of many kids' lives. There are educational apps that lend a hand in teaching math and history skills, apps for staying in touch with parents, and apps that just read...
03:24 am GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Doctors Use Big Data to Improve Cancer Treatments
The American Society of Clinical Oncology is looking to further personalize and improve cancer care by tapping into data from millions of patients around the nationThe organization completed the proto...
02:47 am GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Band Hijacks Google Street View Car for Music Video
Gunnar & the Grizzly Boys may be the first folks to create art out of a Google Street View taping.Unless they're lying to you. In which case they'd be just another band in the back of a pickup tru...
02:07 am GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Android-Powered PC Lets Parents Monitor Kids' Online Activities
When it comes to digitally-inclined children, a parent's biggest concern is safety. Kids' constant connection makes it difficult to keep track of how much time they're spending online or what content ...
01:30 am GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Marissa Mayer Tells Inside Story of How Yahoo Wooed Her
Marissa Mayer was originally planning a six-month maternity leave, but shortened that to two weeks after she got the CEO job at Yahoo, she revealed in a blog post on Friday.Mayer's contribution, on Sh...
01:27 am GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Justice League Cars Will Make You Geek Out
NEW YORK — The 2013 New York International Auto Show brought the shiniest new car models to the Big Apple this week, but none are as much fun as the Justice League-inspired vehicles from Kia Mot...
01:12 am -04 - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Robots Mimic Ant Colony Behavior
Robot swarms can mimic how ant colonies navigate complex mazes relatively mindlessly, researchers have found — knowledge that could help to improve designs for manmade transportation networks.Sc...
01:08 am GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Follow These 10 Twitter Accounts for North Korea News
Tension across the Korean peninsula is rising: bellicose rhetoric coming from the North has gotten increasingly menacing and South Korea, along with the United States, hasn't backed downThe American m...
12:46 am GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Marriage Equality Campaign Causes 120% Increase in Facebook Pic Swaps
If you thought you were seeing all your Facebook friends swap their photos to red equality signs Tuesday, you were right. Facebook reported a 120% increase in profile picture swaps, as compared to an ...
12:35 am -04 - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Tumblr Back Up After Network-Wide Outage
Update: The issue appears to have been resolved:Network issues that affected certain Tumblr users have been resolved. Thanks for your patience.— Tumblr (@tumblr) March 30, 2013Tumblr was experie...
12:23 am GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable UFO Memo Tops FBI's Most-Viewed List
The most popular file in the FBI Vault has been viewed nearly a million times over the past two years. Yet, it is only a single page, relaying an unconfirmed report that the FBI never even followed up...
12:05 am GMT - Sat, March 30, 2013
Mashable Nick Offerman Break Dancing Is Best Thing You'll Ever See
Add break dancing to Nick Offerman's list of many talentsThe Parks and Recreation actor got jiggy with it on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, after recalling his childhood days on the soybean fields. Tur...
11:44 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Chances Are You've Been Resetting Your Router Wrong
The first line of troubleshooting for any Internet issue is always to restart the modem and router - annoying, but usually effectiveBut did you know that there's actually a precise optimal sequence fo...
11:12 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Kung Fu Grandpa Will Kick You to Easter Sunday
While some people prepare for Easter inside of the grocery store, one man makes use of the space right outside of it.A man in Richmond, Va. was practicing some Kung Fu moves in a Food Lion parking lot...
11:10 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable The First Ever Honest Cable Company Ad
Hey, you. Yes, we're talking to you. The person who is getting scammed by their cable companyYou're probably paying $300 a month for "high-speed cyber hyper double turbo speed extra secure Internet an...
10:53 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Vine Grows the Ability to Embed Videos
Vine, with its easy way to create short GIF-like looping videos, has been a hit for Twitter, but its fans long for more features and functionality. Vine is answering that call a little bit today by ad...
10:49 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable 5 Inspiring Speakers From the United Nations Youth Forum
Youth representatives and young leaders in social media gathered Wednesday at the United Nations Headquarters in New York to discuss what the future holds for young innovatorsThe U.N. Economic and Soc...
10:44 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Voyage to 10 'Game of Thrones' Cities on Travel Site Kayak
Much like the millions of people who are eagerly anticipating the March 31 return of Game of Thrones, the folks at travel service Kayak.com can't wait for the Season 3 premiereTo hold fans over until ...
10:26 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Spring Clean Your Gadgets With These 10 Weird Products
At this time of year it's traditional to partake in a little bout of spring cleaning. Here at Mashable, we think that annual ritual should be extended to your gadgetry.We have found 10 products that w...
10:13 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Solar-Powered Plane to Make Cross-Country Flight
Solar impulse, an ultra-lightweight plane powered completely by the sun is set to fly coast-to-coast this spring, researchers announced on March 28 at Moffett Air Field at NASA Ames Research Center in...
09:56 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable 7 Easy and Slightly Evil Pranks
Plotting April Fool's Day success doesn't require going all out. Sometimes, keeping the plans simple provides the biggest prank punch.YouTube channel HouseholdHacker details seven easy-to-execute pran...
09:40 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Sorry, A Facebook Phone Doesn't Make Sense
Facebook is holding an Android-related press event next week and already the Internet is in a tizzy. Could this be the rumored, mythical, magical Facebook phone?The truth is, I don't know. For nearly ...
09:27 pm -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Justice League Cars Will Make You Geek Out
NEW YORK — The 2013 New York International Auto Show brought the shiniest new car models to the Big Apple this week, but none are as much fun as the Justice League-inspired vehicles from Kia Mot...
09:21 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable 'BeFree' Text Shortcode Helps Victims of Human Trafficking
Human trafficking victims and concerned citizens across the United States can now send quick and discreet text messages for help, thanks to a new joint initiative to end modern slavery.Polaris Project...
09:11 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable China's Anti-Apple Smear Campaign Backfires
The government of China launched a smear campaign against Apple in order to curb its popularity in favor of state-run companies. However, the Chinese people aren't biting, mocking these strategies on ...
08:44 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable The Strategy Behind the Viral Red Marriage Equality Campaign
The Human Rights Campaign's Director of Marketing Anastasia Khoo didn't decide to change the organization's equality sign logo from blue to red on a whimThe team at the HRC, the largest lobby organiza...
08:23 pm -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable UFO Memo Tops FBI's Most-Viewed List
The most popular file in the FBI Vault has been viewed nearly a million times over the past two years. Yet, it is only a single page, relaying an unconfirmed report that the FBI never even followed up...
08:09 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Docked! Soyuz Takes Shortcut to Space Station
A Russian Soyuz capsule arrived in record time at the International Space Station on Thursday, shaving the standard two-day flight down to less than six hours.The shortcut required some very precisely...
08:08 pm -05 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Follow These 10 Twitter Accounts for North Korea News
Tension across the Korean peninsula is rising: bellicose rhetoric coming from the North has gotten increasingly menacing and South Korea, along with the United States, hasn't backed downThe American m...
08:05 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable 'Surprised Patrick' is Shocked by Instant Meme Fame
For years, Patrick Star helped hold down Bikini Bottom while SpongeBob was flippin' burgers at The Krusty Krab. But now it's time for Patrick to come out from under that rock and take a seat upon his ...
07:50 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Google Chrome Browser Gets Smarter Spell Check
Google's Chrome browser wants to double check your grammar and spelling.The company announced this week it is bringing improved spell checking to Chrome with its "Ask Google for suggestions" featureCh...
07:44 pm -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Chances Are You've Been Resetting Your Router Wrong
The first line of troubleshooting for any Internet issue is always to restart the modem and router - annoying, but usually effectiveBut did you know that there's actually a precise optimal sequence fo...
07:37 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Girl Apologizes to 'Murdered Wisdom Teeth' in Anesthesia Stupor
Wisdom teeth extraction can be a traumatizing experience for the patient. Now imagine how the teeth feel — ripped from their cushy, gummy home and tossed out with the floss.YouTube user abbiekri...
07:29 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable American Who Posted About Fighting in Syria Faces Weapons Charges
Eric Harroun, a 30-year-old American and Army veteran, was charged Thursday with “conspiring to use a destructive device outside the United States" after he allegedly spent several months fighti...
07:27 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable How to Switch Back to Old Gmail Compose (Temporarily)
Response to Gmail's new compose feature has been less than celebratory. Many users are confused by the minimalist design and hidden tools, preferring instead to interact with the typical icons and opt...
07:12 pm -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Kung Fu Grandpa Will Kick You to Easter Sunday
While some people prepare for Easter inside of the grocery store, one man makes use of the space right outside of it.A man in Richmond, Va. was practicing some Kung Fu moves in a Food Lion parking lot...
07:12 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Green Rock May Be First Meteorite From Mercury
Scientists may have discovered the first meteorite from Mercury.The green rock found in Morocco last year may be the first known visitor from the solar system's innermost planet, according to meteorit...
07:00 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Facebook Testing 'Post-From-Any-Page' Button
Facebook is testing a new button on the top of its homepage that allows users to post directly to Timeline regardless of what page they're on.The button was first spotted by Mashable reporter Alex Fit...
06:49 pm -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable 5 Inspiring Speakers From the United Nations Youth Forum
Youth representatives and young leaders in social media gathered Wednesday at the United Nations Headquarters in New York to discuss what the future holds for young innovatorsThe U.N. Economic and Soc...
06:44 pm -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Voyage to 10 'Game of Thrones' Cities on Travel Site Kayak
Much like the millions of people who are eagerly anticipating the March 31 return of Game of Thrones, the folks at travel service Kayak.com can't wait for the Season 3 premiereTo hold fans over until ...
06:42 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable IKEA Parts for Stool Hacked to Build Bicycle
Artists Andreas Bhend and Samuel Bernier teamed up to take do-it-yourself to another levelHaving some previous success using a 3D printer to create replacement lamp shades for an IKEA lamp, they recei...
06:31 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable 10 Best Indie Games From PAX East
The meteoric surge of independent game development was on full display at this year's PAX East in BostonThe gigantic show floor was dotted with indie games, and a giant conglomerate of developers join...
06:08 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable 10 Tasty Treats for a Sweet Easter
Traditionally food is always a big part of any Easter celebration. If you're looking to get creative in the kitchen this year, we have some video recipes that will helpWe have found 10 classic Easter ...
05:37 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Twitter Co-Founder Biz Stone May Launch New Mobile Startup
Biz Stone, one of Twitter's three co-founders, is planning to launch another startup soon called Jelly, according to a new report.Kara Swisher at AllThingsD reports hearing from multiple people that S...
05:31 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Facebook's Android Event and Other News You Need to Know
Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital world.Today, we're looking at three particularly interesting stories....
05:11 pm -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable China's Anti-Apple Smear Campaign Backfires
The government of China launched a smear campaign against Apple in order to curb its popularity in favor of state-run companies. However, the Chinese people aren't biting, mocking these strategies on ...
04:59 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable 3 Music-Themed Comics You'll Totally Relate To
If there's one undisputed truth in this world, it's that everyone loves music. And as technology advances, it's tough to imagine listening to music without Spotify, YouTube and other services that hel...
04:59 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable How to Teach Kids About Finance — Show Them the Virtual Money
Dan Tynan is a contributing editor for Family Circle, where he writes about the intersection of parenting and technology. Follow him on Twitter @tynanwrites or at his blog Hopeless Dork.Anyone who's e...
04:44 pm -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable The Strategy Behind the Viral Red Marriage Equality Campaign
The Human Rights Campaign's Director of Marketing Anastasia Khoo didn't decide to change the organization's equality sign logo from blue to red on a whimThe team at the HRC, the largest lobby organiza...
03:29 pm -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable American Who Posted About Fighting in Syria Faces Weapons Charges
Eric Harroun, a 30-year-old American and Army veteran, was charged Thursday with “conspiring to use a destructive device outside the United States" after he allegedly spent several months fighti...
03:27 pm -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable How to Switch Back to Old Gmail Compose (Temporarily)
Response to Gmail's new compose feature has been less than celebratory. Many users are confused by the minimalist design and hidden tools, preferring instead to interact with the typical icons and opt...
03:26 pm -07 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Spring Clean Your Gadgets With These 10 Weird Products
At this time of year it's traditional to partake in a little bout of spring cleaning. Here at Mashable, we think that annual ritual should be extended to your gadgetry.We have found 10 products that w...
03:21 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Ouya Console Starts Shipping to Kickstarter Backers With 104 Games
Just as promised, the Kickstarter-funded, Android-based gaming console Ouya has started shipping March 28Users will be happy to know there are already 104 published games for the console, and all are ...
02:31 pm -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable 10 Best Indie Games From PAX East
The meteoric surge of independent game development was on full display at this year's PAX East in BostonThe gigantic show floor was dotted with indie games, and a giant conglomerate of developers join...
12:46 pm GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Report: Lenovo Wants to Buy NEC's Mobile Unit
Chinese computer maker Lenovo is in talks to buy NEC's mobile business, Reuters reports citing sources familiar with the matterJapan's NEC is also talking with potential domestic buyers, the source sa...
11:19 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable 8 Vendors You Didn't Know Accepted Bitcoins
The Bitcoin — the first decentralized, peer-to-peer digital currency — was introduced on the web in 2009, but interest is bubbling up once again.Building on the idea that money is essentia...
11:02 am +08 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Competition Seeks Next Generation of Cybersecurity Experts
Think of it as an American Idol in which the contestants aren't fighting for record deals but rather a pathway to joining the next generation of American offensive and defensive cybersecurity experts....
08:46 am -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Report: Lenovo Wants to Buy NEC's Mobile Unit
Chinese computer maker Lenovo is in talks to buy NEC's mobile business, Reuters reports citing sources familiar with the matterJapan's NEC is also talking with potential domestic buyers, the source sa...
07:56 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable How to Make a Computer From a Living Cell
If biologists could put computational controls inside living cells, they could program them to sense and report on the presence of cancer, create drugs on site as they’re needed, or dynamically ...
07:33 am +10 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Pokemon Stages Faux Comeback in Feature Film
If you didn't catch Pikachu and pals 14 years ago when they busted onto the scene, here's your chance. All those Poke Balls have evolved into a feature filmJust kidding — sorry to tease. These l...
07:29 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Marriage Equality's Huge Week on Twitter
Facebook users weren't the only people affected by the Supreme Court's two gay marriage cases Tuesday and WednesdayTwitter was full of conversations about marriage equality, Prop 8 and the Defense of ...
06:55 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Violin Made of Lasers Actually Sounds Lovely
Technology lecturer Dylan Menzies doesn’t play the violin in the traditional sense. Instead he uses software and lasers to translate the positioning, speed and motion of a traditional wooden bow...
06:25 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Wearable Cat Ears Respond to What You're Thinking
What if you could tell whether or not a friend were paying attention to you based on the position of his ears?That’s the idea behind Necomimi, a pair of cat-like ears that track your brain waves...
05:52 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Microbiologist Transforms Bacteria Into Photo Art
Adorning your living room mantel with a petri dish full of germs normally wouldn’t sound appealing. But once you take a look at Zachary Copfer’s unique creations, you might be intrigued &#...
05:30 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable 10 IFTTT Recipes to Optimize Your Business
This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.IFTTT (an acronym for "If...
04:53 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Study Reveals Adults Are Texting While Driving Even More Than Teens
Contrary to conventional wisdom, it turns out that adults are worse than teenagers when it comes to texting while drivingThat's according to the results of a survey conducted by AT&T and published...
04:20 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Facebook Announces Android Event April 4
Facebook sent out invitations to press Thursday for an Android event to be held at its Menlo Park campus next week.The event invitation simply invited press to “Come See Our New Home on Android,...
04:00 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Bejeweled Launches for Windows 8
Bejeweled is on its way to Windows 8.Modeled after Bejeweled 3, which is available on some other platforms, Bejeweled Live is an adaptation of the popular game designed specifically for the Windows 8 ...
03:56 am -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable How to Make a Computer From a Living Cell
If biologists could put computational controls inside living cells, they could program them to sense and report on the presence of cancer, create drugs on site as they’re needed, or dynamically ...
03:29 am -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Marriage Equality's Huge Week on Twitter
Facebook users weren't the only people affected by the Supreme Court's two gay marriage cases Tuesday and WednesdayTwitter was full of conversations about marriage equality, Prop 8 and the Defense of ...
03:20 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Honda's New Odyssey Minivan Has a Built-In Vacuum
In addition to features that appeal to the connected generation, like Smart Start and Honda Link, the cloud-based infotainment system, Honda has introduced an idea that really sucks. The company showe...
03:02 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Competition Seeks Next Generation of Cybersecurity Experts
Think of it as an American Idol in which the contestants aren't fighting for record deals but rather a pathway to joining the next generation of American offensive and defensive cybersecurity experts....
02:42 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Hadouken Meme Strikes Internet Like Lighting
Sound the alarm, the Internet has a new meme that's about to take off. Internet, meet hadouken. Hadouken, welcome, we hope you stay awhile — 'cuz you are uh-mazingThe meme's spark was kindled in...
02:25 am -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Wearable Cat Ears Respond to What You're Thinking
What if you could tell whether or not a friend were paying attention to you based on the position of his ears?That’s the idea behind Necomimi, a pair of cat-like ears that track your brain waves...
02:09 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S 4 Pre-Sale Starts April 16 for $249
The Samsung Galaxy S 4 smartphone will be available for pre-sale via AT&T starting Tuesday, April 16. It will be priced at $249.99 with a two-year commitment with the carrier.The new flagship devi...
01:55 am -05 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Violin Made of Lasers Actually Sounds Lovely
Technology lecturer Dylan Menzies doesn’t play the violin in the traditional sense. Instead he uses software and lasers to translate the positioning, speed and motion of a traditional wooden bow...
01:45 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Luvocracy: Pinterest for People Who Actually Want to Buy Stuff
People flock to Pinterest to collect and keep track of inspirations, whether they're recipes to cook, destinations to visit or clothes to wear. But there's a promising new social network with a simila...
01:30 am -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable 10 IFTTT Recipes to Optimize Your Business
This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.IFTTT (an acronym for "If...
01:19 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Rare 'BioShock' Audio Diary for Sale
With the release of BioShock: Infinite and its impressive reviews, there's never been a better time to rustle up odds and ends from the franchise. Case in point: A ridiculously rare functional BioShoc...
01:01 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable 6 Essential Apps for Connected Families
The modern family is more connected than ever, with each member toting a smartphone or mobile device to every appointment, event or play date. Sharing your newborn's first moments or checking in with ...
12:40 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Amazon Buys Goodreads to Make Reading Experience More Social
Amazon announced Thursday that it will acquire Goodreads, the popular social network for books, for an undisclosed sumGoodreads launched in 2007 and currently has more than 16 million members. The ser...
12:33 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Best Buy Employee Saves Vintage Robot From Destruction
When the robot uprising occurs — and preparations for this eventuality are already underway — perhaps our metallic overlords will be persuaded to spare our lives thanks to the kindness onc...
12:20 am -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Facebook Announces Android Event April 4
Facebook sent out invitations to press Thursday for an Android event to be held at its Menlo Park campus next week.The event invitation simply invited press to “Come See Our New Home on Android,...
12:17 am GMT - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Tacos Are the New Antidepressants
Feeling low lately? Down in the dumps? Feel like the world has nothing to offer you and you might as well curl up with your cat and wait for the zombie apocalypse to come? (Alright, alright, no need t...
12:00 am -04 - Fri, March 29, 2013
Mashable Bejeweled Launches for Windows 8
Bejeweled is on its way to Windows 8.Modeled after Bejeweled 3, which is available on some other platforms, Bejeweled Live is an adaptation of the popular game designed specifically for the Windows 8 ...
11:52 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Petition Asks White House to Reverse NASA Outreach Sequester Cuts
A new online petition asks the White House to repeal budget cuts that have spurred NASA to suspend many of its education and public-outreach efforts.The petition was created on Friday (March 22), the ...
11:38 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Pianist Plays Killer 'Walking Dead' Theme Song — Zombies Included
Pianist Sonya Belosouva channels her inner Rick Grimes, the lead character from AMC's The Walking Dead, as she bravely plays a rendition of the television drama's theme song while surrounded by zombie...
11:21 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Flipboard: 100,000 User-Generated Magazines in First 24 Hours
On Tuesday, Flipboard released version 2.0 of its iOS app, allowing its more than 50 million registered users to create their own magazines for the first time. In the first 24 hours after launch, more...
11:20 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Honda's New Odyssey Minivan Has a Built-In Vacuum
In addition to features that appeal to the connected generation, like Smart Start and Honda Link, the cloud-based infotainment system, Honda has introduced an idea that really sucks. The company showe...
11:14 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable 'Deep-Fried Gadget' Tumblr Will Make You Strangely Hungry
Coming to the Minnesota State Fair in 2016*A new Tumblr collection, called Deep-Fried Gadgets, takes a look at what some of our favorite digital accessories — tablets, laptops and earbuds —...
11:02 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Competition Seeks Next Generation of Cybersecurity Experts
Think of it as an American Idol in which the contestants aren't fighting for record deals but rather a pathway to joining the next generation of American offensive and defensive cybersecurity experts....
10:52 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Disqus Founder Answers Questions via Live Chat
Got a question for Daniel? Use the chat feature above to get it answered live.Daniel Ha is the CEO and cofounder of Disqus. Daniel studied computer science engineering at UC Davis and interned at big...
10:47 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Former BlackBerry Chief Says Board Asked Him to Stay In Charge
Amidst Thursday's news that BlackBerry sold 1 million BlackBerry 10 smartphones last quarter, the company also announced that co-founder and former co-CEO Mike Lazaridis has retired from the company's...
10:42 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Hadouken Meme Strikes Internet Like Lighting
Sound the alarm, the Internet has a new meme that's about to take off. Internet, meet hadouken. Hadouken, welcome, we hope you stay awhile — 'cuz you are uh-mazingThe meme's spark was kindled in...
10:39 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Activision Reveals Animated Human That Looks So Real, It's Uncanny
Activision showed off the state of the art of real-time graphics on Wednesday, releasing this mind-boggling character demo. The character's skin, facial expressions and eyes look so real, it's uncanny...
10:26 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable DDoS Attacks Are Not The Only Way To Disrupt the Global Internet
The biggest cyberattack ever, triggered by a dispute between Spamhaus and Cyberbunker, was done using a distrubuted denial of service (DDoS) attack. But relatively high-tech techniques are not the onl...
10:09 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S 4 Pre-Sale Starts April 16 for $249
The Samsung Galaxy S 4 smartphone will be available for pre-sale via AT&T starting Tuesday, April 16. It will be priced at $249.99 with a two-year commitment with the carrier.The new flagship devi...
10:01 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Marriage Equality: 18 Creative Red Facebook Pics
Facebook turned red on Tuesday, as the Supreme Court began hearing two marriage equality cases. Many users changed their profile pictures to red images featuring LGBT lobby group the HRC's red equalit...
09:45 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Luvocracy: Pinterest for People Who Actually Want to Buy Stuff
People flock to Pinterest to collect and keep track of inspirations, whether they're recipes to cook, destinations to visit or clothes to wear. But there's a promising new social network with a simila...
09:42 pm -05 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Hadouken Meme Strikes Internet Like Lighting
Sound the alarm, the Internet has a new meme that's about to take off. Internet, meet hadouken. Hadouken, welcome, we hope you stay awhile — 'cuz you are uh-mazingThe meme's spark was kindled in...
09:40 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Google's New Open Source Patent Pledge: We Won't Sue Unless Attacked First
Google took a stand of sorts against patent-lawsuit theater Thursday with its new Open Patent Non-Assertion (OPN) PledgeAs explained by Google's Duane Valz, under the OPN Pledge, Google promises "not ...
09:33 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Pokemon Stages Faux Comeback in Feature Film
If you didn't catch Pikachu and pals 14 years ago when they busted onto the scene, here's your chance. All those Poke Balls have evolved into a feature filmJust kidding — sorry to tease. These l...
09:09 pm -05 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S 4 Pre-Sale Starts April 16 for $249
The Samsung Galaxy S 4 smartphone will be available for pre-sale via AT&T starting Tuesday, April 16. It will be priced at $249.99 with a two-year commitment with the carrier.The new flagship devi...
09:01 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable 6 Essential Apps for Connected Families
The modern family is more connected than ever, with each member toting a smartphone or mobile device to every appointment, event or play date. Sharing your newborn's first moments or checking in with ...
08:59 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Storify Launches VIP Service for Publishers
Storify, a platform that lets users aggregate and display photos, tweets and other social content sourced across the web, stepped up its game Thursday by announcing a new premium service for media org...
08:52 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Insanely Violent Music Video Helps Vodka Brand Get 10 Million Views
Should a video be considered an ad just because there's some product placement?Biting Elbows, an indie band from Russia, posted an insane "music video" earlier this month that has all the gore of a Ta...
08:45 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Show Us Your Most Lyrical Photos
In this day and age, everyone is a photographer. Whether you're using a smartphone camera to share life moments on social media or testing new tricks with high-tech editing software, picture creation ...
08:30 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Street Artist Posts Rap Lyric Signs Around New York City
New York City-based street artist Jason "Jay Shells" Shelowitz has been creating art since he could grasp a crayon. Recently, he's begun posting wittily crafted signs — about street behavior and...
08:27 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Why Small Cities Are the Lifeblood of TEDx
For the past week, I've poured over notes, images and memories collected at TEDxRVA — the first independent conference to take place in my hometown Richmond, Va. The theme was "CREATE," a tribut...
08:19 pm -05 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Rare 'BioShock' Audio Diary for Sale
With the release of BioShock: Infinite and its impressive reviews, there's never been a better time to rustle up odds and ends from the franchise. Case in point: A ridiculously rare functional BioShoc...
08:17 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Tacos Are the New Antidepressants
Feeling low lately? Down in the dumps? Feel like the world has nothing to offer you and you might as well curl up with your cat and wait for the zombie apocalypse to come? (Alright, alright, no need t...
08:16 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable 3D-Printed Custom Smartphone Cases Fuel Creativity
UCreate3D, a day-old project on Indiegogo, looks to be a winner with a rainbow of rigid cases for smartphones and tablets that can be quickly personalized using 3D printing technologySo far, the two D...
08:12 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Apple’s Smart Pen Patent Is Not What You Think
Stop the presses! Apple’s inventing a Smart Pen. It’s coming to stores near you in a magical future known as “Never.” Yes, Apple did just secure a reissue for a fascinating-loo...
08:05 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Tour Japan's Fukushima Nuclear Zone With Google Street View
Two years after the devastating nuclear meltdown at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi power plant, it's now possible to explore one of the country's radiation-soaked towns via Google Street View.Google's Stre...
08:02 pm -07 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Competition Seeks Next Generation of Cybersecurity Experts
Think of it as an American Idol in which the contestants aren't fighting for record deals but rather a pathway to joining the next generation of American offensive and defensive cybersecurity experts....
08:01 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Instagram Photos Now Affect Your Klout Score
Now your Instagram photos will play a role in your Klout score. Klout has allowed users to connect their Instagram account to Klout for some time, however, those photos did not play a role in a person...
07:48 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable New Steve Jobs Photos Reveal His 1996 Return to Apple
After being pushed out of the company he founded, Steve Jobs returned to Apple in December 1996 with the promise of breathing new life into the then-struggling brand.New images have been posted to pho...
07:42 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Science! Putty Gobbles Up Magnet
Science is awesome. You don't need to wear a lab coat and lug around a beaker to know that.The awesomeness of science in action is proven once again with a video showing the incredible power of attrac...
07:36 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Security Camera Captures Moment Sinkhole Swallows Guard
Security cameras in Shenzhen, China captured this dramatic footage Wednesday showing a security guard falling into a four-floor-deep sinkhole that suddenly opened beneath him. The 25-year-old guard wa...
07:21 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Flipboard: 100,000 User-Generated Magazines in First 24 Hours
On Tuesday, Flipboard released version 2.0 of its iOS app, allowing its more than 50 million registered users to create their own magazines for the first time. In the first 24 hours after launch, more...
07:16 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Just in Time for April Fool's: Bacon-Flavored Scope Mouthwash
It's April Fool's time again and for marketers that means one thing: Bacon.The food, which has been fetishized on the Internet like no other, is now finding its way into — of all things — ...
07:14 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable 'Deep-Fried Gadget' Tumblr Will Make You Strangely Hungry
Coming to the Minnesota State Fair in 2016*A new Tumblr collection, called Deep-Fried Gadgets, takes a look at what some of our favorite digital accessories — tablets, laptops and earbuds —...
07:09 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Google Glass Applicant Who Would 'Throw It at Your Face' Is Disqualified
Did Google actually read the ideas people submitted for its Project Glass contest? From two of the applications that Google has now disqualified, it doesn't look like it.Google decided to rescind some...
06:55 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable How 3D Printing Actually Works
Now that 3D printing — the process of making three-dimensional solid objects from digital designs — is available and affordable to individual consumers, it's piqued a lot of interest acros...
06:53 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Tumblr Forces Brands to Take a Stand on Marriage Equality
Confused about where your favorite brands stand on the marriage equality debate? The Brand Equality Tumblr is here to helpDozens of bands including Harley-Davidson, Axe and Oreo are featured on the si...
06:52 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Disqus Founder Answers Questions via Live Chat
Got a question for Daniel? Use the chat feature above to get it answered live.Daniel Ha is the CEO and cofounder of Disqus. Daniel studied computer science engineering at UC Davis and interned at big...
06:47 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Former BlackBerry Chief Says Board Asked Him to Stay In Charge
Amidst Thursday's news that BlackBerry sold 1 million BlackBerry 10 smartphones last quarter, the company also announced that co-founder and former co-CEO Mike Lazaridis has retired from the company's...
06:39 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Buick Turns Pinterest Board Into Car Concept
Buick has put a social-network spin on its 2013 Encore luxury car by designing its interiors and exteriors based on a Pinterest board.Following a call from nine influential design, fashion and food bl...
06:38 pm -05 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Pianist Plays Killer 'Walking Dead' Theme Song — Zombies Included
Pianist Sonya Belosouva channels her inner Rick Grimes, the lead character from AMC's The Walking Dead, as she bravely plays a rendition of the television drama's theme song while surrounded by zombie...
06:26 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable DDoS Attacks Are Not The Only Way To Disrupt the Global Internet
The biggest cyberattack ever, triggered by a dispute between Spamhaus and Cyberbunker, was done using a distrubuted denial of service (DDoS) attack. But relatively high-tech techniques are not the onl...
06:15 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Google Tests Same-Day Delivery Service in San Francisco
Look out Amazon: Google is finally getting into the same-day delivery business.Google launched a new service Thursday called Google Shopping Express that will let consumers in the San Francisco area o...
06:10 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Apple Patents Smart Pen
While there has been lots of buzz over a potential Apple smartwatch, a new patent shows the company is also thinking about other kinds of portable computers. It reveals a computer embedded within a st...
06:01 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Marriage Equality: 18 Creative Red Facebook Pics
Facebook turned red on Tuesday, as the Supreme Court began hearing two marriage equality cases. Many users changed their profile pictures to red images featuring LGBT lobby group the HRC's red equalit...
05:53 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable BlackBerry Sold 1 Million BlackBerry 10 Smartphones So Far
BlackBerry's Q4 and year-end results for fiscal 2013 are in, with the company reporting $2.7 billion in revenue.Income in Q4 was $94 million, a solid increase compared to $14 million in income in the ...
05:53 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable BlackBerry Sold 1 Million BlackBerry 10 Smartphones in Q4
BlackBerry's Q4 and year-end results for fiscal 2013 are in, with the company reporting $2.7 billion in revenue.Income in Q4 was $94 million, a solid increase compared to $14 million in income in the ...
05:42 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Time Magazine Aims for Buzz With Edgy Marriage Equality Cover
Time has used the Supreme Court's deliberations over marriage equality as an opportunity for another envelope-pushing cover.The fold-out cover features a gay male couple and (separately) a lesbian cou...
05:33 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Pokemon Stages Faux Comeback in Feature Film
If you didn't catch Pikachu and pals 14 years ago when they busted onto the scene, here's your chance. All those Poke Balls have evolved into a feature filmJust kidding — sorry to tease. These l...
05:30 pm -03 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Street Artist Posts Rap Lyric Signs Around New York City
New York City-based street artist Jason "Jay Shells" Shelowitz has been creating art since he could grasp a crayon. Recently, he's begun posting wittily crafted signs — about street behavior and...
05:16 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable The Attack on Spamhaus And Other News You Need to Know
Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital worldToday, we're looking at three particularly interesting stories. ...
05:03 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Watch Wes Anderson's 3-Part Ad for Prada
Director Wes Anderson's next film, titled The Grand Budapest Hotel, won't be out until next year. In the meantime, fans can tide themselves over with this short film/advertisement for Prada Candy L'Ea...
04:59 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Storify Launches VIP Service for Publishers
Storify, a platform that lets users aggregate and display photos, tweets and other social content sourced across the web, stepped up its game Thursday by announcing a new premium service for media org...
04:57 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable 'New York' Magazine Coming to iPad
New York magazine took its time readying an optimized edition for the iPad, the Apple tablet device that first arrived in U.S. stores three years ago, but it may well have been worth the wait.After re...
04:37 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable 50+ Digital Events in New York, San Francisco, Atlanta and More
Mashable's Events Board is a great place to find the leading conferences in your industry — whether that's advertising, technology, media or public relations. This week, we're highlighting five ...
04:27 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Why Small Cities Are the Lifeblood of TEDx
For the past week, I've poured over notes, images and memories collected at TEDxRVA — the first independent conference to take place in my hometown Richmond, Va. The theme was "CREATE," a tribut...
04:16 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable 3D-Printed Custom Smartphone Cases Fuel Creativity
UCreate3D, a day-old project on Indiegogo, looks to be a winner with a rainbow of rigid cases for smartphones and tablets that can be quickly personalized using 3D printing technologySo far, the two D...
04:01 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Instagram Photos Now Affect Your Klout Score
Now your Instagram photos will play a role in your Klout score. Klout has allowed users to connect their Instagram account to Klout for some time, however, those photos did not play a role in a person...
03:47 pm -07 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Former BlackBerry Chief Says Board Asked Him to Stay In Charge
Amidst Thursday's news that BlackBerry sold 1 million BlackBerry 10 smartphones last quarter, the company also announced that co-founder and former co-CEO Mike Lazaridis has retired from the company's...
03:26 pm -07 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable DDoS Attacks Are Not The Only Way To Disrupt the Global Internet
The biggest cyberattack ever, triggered by a dispute between Spamhaus and Cyberbunker, was done using a distrubuted denial of service (DDoS) attack. But relatively high-tech techniques are not the onl...
02:42 pm -05 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Science! Putty Gobbles Up Magnet
Science is awesome. You don't need to wear a lab coat and lug around a beaker to know that.The awesomeness of science in action is proven once again with a video showing the incredible power of attrac...
02:15 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Google Tests Same-Day Delivery Service in San Francisco
Look out Amazon: Google is finally getting into the same-day delivery business.Google launched a new service Thursday called Google Shopping Express that will let consumers in the San Francisco area o...
02:10 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Apple Patents Smart Pen
While there has been lots of buzz over a potential Apple smartwatch, a new patent shows the company is also thinking about other kinds of portable computers. It reveals a computer embedded within a st...
01:57 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Report: Google Glass to Be Manufactured in the U.S.
Google Glass will be manufactured in Silicon Valley, the Financial Times reports citing people familiar with Google's plansThe much-hyped gadget will be produced by Taiwan's Hon Hai Precision Industry...
01:42 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Time Magazine Aims for Buzz With Edgy Marriage Equality Cover
Time has used the Supreme Court's deliberations over marriage equality as an opportunity for another envelope-pushing cover.The fold-out cover features a gay male couple and (separately) a lesbian cou...
01:02 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Kids Talk Grown-Up Dating Problems in Adorable Video
Even the best of us have dealt with dating woes — who hasn't gone out for drinks with the girls/boys to complain about an object of unrequited love? But while relationships generally start post-...
12:37 pm -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable 50+ Digital Events in New York, San Francisco, Atlanta and More
Mashable's Events Board is a great place to find the leading conferences in your industry — whether that's advertising, technology, media or public relations. This week, we're highlighting five ...
12:03 pm GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable A Test Drive Takes a Sexy Turn in Renault's Prank Video
We've already seen Pepsi punk a car dealer in a test drive scenario. Now it's time to turn the tables.In this ad for Renault, created by Unruly, a couple of guys take a Renault Clio for a spin. After ...
11:33 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Google Play Movies Come to India and Mexico
Google Play movies are now available for rent in India and Mexico, Google has announcedUsers in those countries can watch movies on the web or through the Google Play Movies & TV Android appGoogle...
10:55 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Video Imagines World in Which Homeless Use Square
Technology has made a lot of things obsolete — including cashAnd since most of us aren't walking around with quarters and dollar bills overflowing from our wallets, the homeless have had to adop...
10:24 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Windows Phone Is Outselling iPhone in These Countries
In terms of market share, Windows Phone-based products trail far behind the iPhone, with Microsoft's mobile OS languishing around 3%. Indeed, even Microsoft co-founder and chairman Bill Gates labelled...
09:12 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Google Harnesses Knowledge Graph, Facial Recognition to Give Movie Insight
The Google Play Movies and TV app is debuting a new feature that gives greater insight into your favorite actors, films and shows — thanks to the search giant's Knowledge Graph.If you've ever fo...
08:03 am -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable A Test Drive Takes a Sexy Turn in Renault's Prank Video
We've already seen Pepsi punk a car dealer in a test drive scenario. Now it's time to turn the tables.In this ad for Renault, created by Unruly and Scorch London, a couple of guys take a Renault Clio ...
08:01 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Whoa! Mini-Supernovas Discovered
Astronomers have discovered a new kind of supernova, a star explosion so weak that scientists dubbed it a miniature stellar blast.Supernovas represent the deaths of stars, which collapse in powerful e...
06:57 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Everything You Loved (and Hated) About the '90s in 1 Song
Rugrats and Trapper Keepers and Fresh Prince, oh my! It's the '90s! It was your childhood, when Lisa Frank, MTV's golden age and Nickelodeon cartoons had a place before Disney stars became a thing. It...
06:55 am -04 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Video Imagines World in Which Homeless Use Square
Technology has made a lot of things obsolete — including cashAnd since most of us aren't walking around with quarters and dollar bills overflowing from our wallets, the homeless have had to adop...
06:00 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable iOgrapher Turns an iPad Mini Into a Video Shooting Powerhouse
You might scoff at someone shooting video with an iPad, but what if it were an iPad mini, wearing this sleek double-handled iOgrapher mount? It accommodates different lenses, makes it easier to hold y...
05:28 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Heisman Winner Johnny Manziel Quits Twitter Indefinitely
Heisman Trophy winner and college-football megastar Johnny Manziel says he needs to give Twitter a break after a few digital dustups"I've kind of just shut it all off," Manziel told ESPN.com on Tuesda...
04:59 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable 10 Technologies You Don't Need to Upgrade
The tech industry is in constant flux. There's always a new laptop, smartphone or tablet (or, dare we say, "phablet") to make you and your devices feel ancient.But did you know you use technologies ev...
04:46 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable 45 Oddball Facts About U.S. Presidents
You voted for these men (or maybe not) and they led your country and are forever chiseled into U.S. history, but what do you really know about the Presidents of the United States? Sure you might know ...
04:25 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Ford Challenges Developers to Tackle Car Data
Ford is taking what may be the first step in creating a new, cohesive, multi-screen, contextually aware experience between smartphones and cars. The automaker announced this week at the New York Inter...
04:16 am +01 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Inside the Biggest Cyberattack in History
A cyberattack originally targeting a single company is now being described by experts as one of the biggest Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks in Internet history. The assault, which recentl...
04:00 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable 10 Things on the Internet That Don't Make Any Sense
The Internet can be a scary and confusing place filled with error pages, pop-up ads and nervous-looking cats. Navigating the world wide web without a map (or a helmet) can lead you to weird places.Yo...
03:42 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable 8 External Battery Packs to Charge Your Phone on the Go
It wasn't too long ago that we didn't need to worry about our cellphones dying at inopportune moments. In fact, the batteries could last us for days without needing a charge.But now that our smartphon...
03:16 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Inside the Biggest Cyberattack in History
A cyberattack originally targeting a single company is now being described by experts as one of the biggest attacks in Internet history. The assault, which recently began impacting elements of the Int...
03:12 am -06 - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Google Harnesses Knowledge Graph, Facial Recognition to Give Movie Insight
The Google Play Movies and TV app is debuting a new feature that gives greater insight into your favorite actors, films and shows — thanks to the search giant's Knowledge Graph.If you've ever fo...
03:00 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Can T-Mobile Change Wireless in America?
T-Mobile wants to kill the wireless contract. I think I speak for everyone in America when I say, "Have at 'em, cowboy." The company's plan to change the way the U.S. wireless industry does business i...
02:48 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Legendary Coach Phil Jackson Is a Hit With Cryptic First Tweet
Hall of Fame NBA coach Phil Jackson is known equally for his 11 championship rings and incredible ability to play mind games that manipulate foes and allies alike into doing his biddingNicknamed "The ...
02:45 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Smartphone Users Check Facebook 14 Times a Day
Think you use your phone to look at Facebook a lot? Unless you're doing it at least 14 times a day, you're actually below average.That's just one of the surprising revelations in a research report by ...
02:34 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable 'Actresses Without Teeth' Tumblr Will Send You Running for the Dentist
Chew on this: A terrifying new Tumblr page took the disturbing liberty of removing the teeth from famous actresses and musicians — in photos, not in real lifeStill, it's just something you need ...
02:29 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Create Your Own 'Game of Thrones' Coat of Arms With HBO Tool
HBO is drumming up more online buzz for Game of Thrones season three with a tool that lets you build your own family arms — sigil, house name and motto included.Available in two dozen languages,...
02:05 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable March Madness Is the Most Emotional Sporting Event on Earth
Ready for the Sweet 16? March Madness's second weekend begins Thursday afternoon, and by Sunday night we'll be down to a Final FourThe first two rounds last weekend were marked by surprising upsets (t...
01:26 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Virtual Game Helps the Blind Navigate New Environments
Learning to navigate a new home or location can be a challenge for the visually impaired, but a new project may help the processResearchers in the Department of Ophthalmology at Massachusetts Eye and ...
01:12 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Celebrate Mariah Carey's B-Day With a Lifetime of Awkward Moments
In honor of the songstress' 43rd birthday, here's a mashup full of rainbows, ice cream and Mariah Carey.SEE ALSO: Listen to Mariah Carey's Brand New Song From 'Oz'Image via Getty Images...
12:53 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Google Maps Adds Real-Time Public Transit Info
Good news, New York City-based commuters: Google Maps added Wednesday real-time subway departure times for the seven lines that have such data available. These include the 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, and Times ...
12:43 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable New Technology Could Engineer the Perfect Baseball Swing
What if a baseball coach could truly determine what a player must do to hit the ball out of the park? New technology is underway that fuses physics and real-time data to help develop the perfect swing...
12:37 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Watch Al Pacino's Best Screaming Moments in 6 Minutes
In a recent interview with Forbes, actor Robin Williams dished out a handful of tidbits about his most famous roles throughout his 30-plus-year careerWorking with Al Pacino in 2002's Insomnia, he sai...
12:32 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Tyrion Lannister's 9 Most Epic Lines
Peter Dinklage's character returns on Sunday with the season three premier of Game of Thrones. This mashup of his nine best lines should tide you over until then.SEE ALSO: Prepare Yourselves: The Game...
12:22 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Announcing a Live Chat with Disqus Founder Daniel Ha
Streaming live on Mashable, Disqus founder Daniel Ha will answer questions from readers at 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT) Thursday, March 28. As part of the Young Entrepreneur Council’s #StartupLab init...
12:17 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable 10 Interesting Google Glass Winners and Their Wacky Ideas
Last month, Google asked tech enthusiasts to submit ideas for what they would do with Google Glass with the hashtag #ifihadglass as part of a contest to pick out the first group of non-developers who ...
12:01 am GMT - Thu, March 28, 2013
Mashable Click and Grow Smart Garden Seeks Seed Money on Kickstarter
Click and Grow, the Smart Garden that uses sensors to help you grow plants, is turning to Kickstarter for seed money for version 2.0. If funded, the new Smart Herb Garden will let you grow three plant...
11:47 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable 'Hakitzu' Teaches Kids to Code With Robot Warriors
Complete with battling robots, challenging arenas and a little bit of friendly competition, Kuato Studio's new game seeks to both entertain and educate as it teaches children how to codeHakitzu: Code ...
11:42 pm -04 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable 8 External Battery Packs to Charge Your Phone on the Go
It wasn't too long ago that we didn't need to worry about our cellphones dying at inopportune moments. In fact, the batteries could last us for days without needing a charge.But now that our smartphon...
11:28 pm -06 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Heisman Winner Johnny Manziel Quits Twitter Indefinitely
Heisman Trophy winner and college-football megastar Johnny Manziel says he needs to give Twitter a break after a few digital dustups"I've kind of just shut it all off," Manziel told ESPN.com on Tuesda...
11:27 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Animals Drying Off in Slow Motion Will Mesmerize You
It's the number one rule of animal kingdom hair care: shake it off for that fluffy, shiny coat. No hairdryers neededAnd while we've all seen how dogs can go from wet 'n' wild to bone dry in a few seco...
11:16 pm -04 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Inside the Biggest Cyberattack in History
A cyberattack originally targeting a single company is now being described by experts as one of the biggest Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks in Internet history. The assault, which recentl...
11:09 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Boxee TV Update Lets You Stream Your Network Videos
The Boxee TV cloud DVR box and Internet app player just got a firmware update, giving it new tricks and hopefully fixing many of its various flawsThe set-top box was rolled out last October, and so f...
11:00 pm -04 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Can T-Mobile Change Wireless in America?
T-Mobile wants to kill the wireless contract. I think I speak for everyone in America when I say, "Have at 'em, cowboy." The company's plan to change the way the U.S. wireless industry does business i...
10:58 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Hoops Star Brittney Griner Dunks 3 Times in March Madness Game
Think the men's March Madness tournament is the only place you can see high-flying college hoops dunks this month? Think again — and meet Brittney GrinerGriner is a superstar post for the Baylor...
10:51 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Slim, Portable Charger Could Keep Your Phone Powered for a Week
Though smartphones can do many amazing things these days, we can all admit they honestly turn into useless paperweights when the battery dies. So a Provo, Utah-based technology company has developed a...
10:48 pm -04 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Legendary Coach Phil Jackson Is a Hit With Cryptic First Tweet
Hall of Fame NBA coach Phil Jackson is known equally for his 11 championship rings and incredible ability to play mind games that manipulate foes and allies alike into doing his biddingNicknamed "The ...
10:35 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Robin Thicke's NSFW Music Video Flaunts Hashtags and Topless Models
The #Thicke hashtag isn't the only thing Robin Thicke's new music video flashes. The not-safe-for-work clip for "Blurred Lines" featuring T.I. and Pharrell also flaunts topless models. "You're going ...
10:29 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable 'Candy Crush Saga' Creator Launches 2 New Facebook Games
King, the company behind popular Facebook games Candy Crush Saga and Bubble Witch Saga is bringing two new games to the social network: Papa Pear Saga, and Farm Heroes Saga.A huge player in the online...
10:20 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Carlsberg Ad Lampoons Apple Release Hype
As if there weren't enough anti-Apple ads from companies like Samsung and Google, now Carlsberg is getting in on the game too.The beer company released its first UK ad this week for Somersby cider, wh...
10:09 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Could T-Mobile's iPhone 5 Help Cricket Sell Units?
The updated iPhone 5 model Apple is creating for T-Mobile might help some smaller wireless carrier's sell more iPhone units.As we explained Tuesday, in order to make the iPhone 5 compatible with T-Mob...
09:55 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable High Schooler Bench Presses 700 Pounds
According to the YouTube video above and news reports from earlier this week, you're looking at Matt Poursoltani, a senior at Pilot Point High in Texas. He's a high school football player and just set...
09:43 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable FBI: Expanding Internet Snooping Powers a 'Top Priority'
Under existing law, police can access your older emails and chat records without a warrant and younger stored messages with one, but what about monitoring your real-time conversations via Google Chat ...
09:35 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable What That Gadget Says About Your Personality
People judge each other on what they drive, what they wear and where they live, so it's not a surprise that people may also judge each other on what electronics they whip out to use in public."Identit...
09:26 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable How to Protect Yourself Against Identity Theft Online
Identity theft has always been a concern, but with more and more details of our private lives openly accessible on the Internet, it's easier than ever for cybercriminals to steal somebody's identity &...
09:12 pm -04 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Celebrate Mariah Carey's B-Day With a Lifetime of Awkward Moments
In honor of the songstress' 43rd birthday, here's a mashup full of rainbows, ice cream and Mariah Carey.SEE ALSO: Listen to Mariah Carey's Brand New Song From 'Oz'Image via Getty Images...
09:07 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Sense8: Netflix Series by Makers of 'The Matrix' to Debut
Andy and Lana Wachowski of The Matrix fame are working on a new TV series called Sense8, and it's coming exclusively to Netflix in 2014The 10-episode first season is produced by the Wachowskis and wri...
09:00 pm -07 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable 10 Things on the Internet That Don't Make Any Sense
The Internet can be a scary and confusing place filled with error pages, pop-up ads and nervous-looking cats. Navigating the world wide web without a map (or a helmet) can lead you to weird places.Yo...
08:56 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Temple Run and Other Hot Games Coming to Windows Phone
Temple Run is on its way to Windows Phone. Microsoft announced several incoming games to the platform Wednesday in conjunction with the Game Developer’s Conference currently going on in San Fran...
08:50 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable North Korea Propaganda Video Shows U.S. Invasion
A new propaganda video posted to YouTube depicts North Korea invading the United States.The video was one of dozens of clips posted by the North Korean government this week and is another example of ...
08:45 pm -06 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Smartphone Users Check Facebook 14 Times a Day
Think you use your phone to look at Facebook a lot? Unless you're doing it at least 14 times a day, you're actually below average.That's just one of the surprising revelations in a research report by ...
08:43 pm -04 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable New Technology Could Engineer the Perfect Baseball Swing
What if a baseball coach could truly determine what a player must do to hit the ball out of the park? New technology is underway that fuses physics and real-time data to help develop the perfect swing...
08:40 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Never Forget Where You Parked With These 5 Apps
It happens to the best of us: After a long vacation or a tiring day at work, you forget where you parked. Fifth floor? Lot C? Spot number 7Z? West garage? East?You're certainly not alone if you get lo...
08:33 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Facebook Opens News Feed to Targeted Brand Posts
Facebook on Wednesday rolled out a new feature that lets brands target users for status updates that don't appear on their brand Pages.The intent is to let brands target a subset of customers without ...
08:22 pm -04 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Announcing a Live Chat With Disqus Founder Daniel Ha
Streaming live on Mashable, Disqus founder Daniel Ha will answer questions from readers at 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT) Thursday, March 28. As part of the Young Entrepreneur Council’s #StartupLab init...
08:18 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable 'Wolverine' Trailer Shows Angry Hero Seeking Death in Japan
After releasing a six-second teaser of The Wolverine on Vine and a 20-second teaser on MTV, 20th Century Fox and Marvel unleashed the movie's first full trailer on WednesdayHugh Jackman plays the disg...
08:17 pm -04 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable 10 Interesting Google Glass Winners and Their Wacky Ideas
Last month, Google asked tech enthusiasts to submit ideas for what they would do with Google Glass with the hashtag #ifihadglass as part of a contest to pick out the first group of non-developers who ...
08:09 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable How to Search for the Perfect GIF
As frequent Internet denizens, we need access to all kinds of GIFs. How else would you expect us to respond to emails and IMs? The GIF has birthed a new way to communicate online, but sometimes the bi...
08:01 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable 'Elle' Invites Readers to Shop Net-a-Porter On-Site
Elle is closing the gap between inspiration and purchase, bringing to its site more than 1,200 products from luxury e-tailer Net-a-Porter as part of an advertising agreement between the two companies....
07:46 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Video Game Costs Could Crash the Industry
Today, video games are more popular than either music or film, but just 30 years ago, they nearly ceased to exist.Rapid console releases (like the Atari 7800 only two years after the maligned Atari 52...
07:45 pm -07 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Smartphone Users Check Facebook 14 Times a Day
Think you use your phone to look at Facebook a lot? Unless you're doing it at least 14 times a day, you're actually below average.That's just one of the surprising revelations in a research report by ...
07:25 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Global Internet Slowed by Massive Cyberattack Against One Company
A massive and relatively new form of cyberattack aimed at a sole company is dragging large swaths of the global Internet down with it, interrupting services and causing traffic slowdowns across the wo...
07:19 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Prepare Yourselves: The Game of Thrones GIFs Are Coming
Game of Thrones gallops back onto television screens Sunday. The return to Westeros and Essos has fans on freak out mode — like a Daenerys Targaryen meltdown when someone tries to get handsy wit...
07:16 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Report: Twitter Ad Revenue to Hit Nearly $1 Billion Next Year
Twitter's global ad revenue is expected to hit nearly $1 billion in 2014, according to a new estimate from eMarketer.The researcher upped its estimates for Twitter's ad revenue this year and next base...
07:09 pm -04 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Boxee TV Update Lets You Stream Your Network Videos
The Boxee TV cloud DVR box and Internet app player just got a firmware update, giving it new tricks and hopefully fixing many of its various flawsThe set-top box was rolled out last October, and so f...
06:58 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable New 'GTA V' Screens Show Extreme Action and a Beautiful Game World
The game world of Grand Theft Auto V will feature weather, beautiful sunsets and extreme environments, according to screenshots released by Rockstar Games Wednesday morningGrand Theft Auto V's screens...
06:53 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Olive Garden Receipt Prompts Brandjacking Debate on Reddit
A receipt from a customer at Olive Garden showing that a sympathetic manager had comped a meal went viral on Reddit and then prompted further discussion when a putative ad exec denounced it as fakeEar...
06:22 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable What's Windows Blue? We'll Find Out at Microsoft BUILD in June
Ever since Windows 8 was released last fall, we've heard growing whispers about "Windows Blue," supposedly the next step in Microsoft's core software, but whether that step amounts to a set of Service...
06:09 pm -04 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Could T-Mobile's iPhone 5 Help Cricket Sell Units?
The updated iPhone 5 model Apple is creating for T-Mobile might help some smaller wireless carrier's sell more iPhone units.As we explained Tuesday, in order to make the iPhone 5 compatible with T-Mob...
06:01 pm -06 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Click and Grow Smart Garden Seeks Seed Money on Kickstarter
Click and Grow, the Smart Garden that uses sensors to help you grow plants, is turning to Kickstarter for seed money for version 2.0. If funded, the new Smart Herb Garden will let you grow three plant...
05:50 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Apollo 13 Souvenir Fetches $84,100 at Auction
A keepsake from NASA's nearly disastrous Apollo 13 moon mission of 1970 nabbed top spot in an auction Monday (March 25) of more than 300 artifacts from the early years of the U.S. space program.The sp...
05:43 pm -07 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable New Technology Could Engineer the Perfect Baseball Swing
What if a baseball coach could truly determine what a player must do to hit the ball out of the park? New technology is underway that fuses physics and real-time data to help develop the perfect swing...
05:35 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Brands Give Shout Out for Marriage Equality on Facebook
Despite their earlier stated support for same-sex marriage, brands like Amazon, Google, Apple and Oreo have been conspicuously silent about the current Supreme Court debate on the issue.However, the f...
05:26 pm -04 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable How to Protect Yourself Against Identity Theft Online
Identity theft has always been a concern, but with more and more details of our private lives openly accessible on the Internet, it's easier than ever for cybercriminals to steal somebody's identity &...
05:22 pm -07 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Announcing a Live Chat With Disqus Founder Daniel Ha
Streaming live on Mashable, Disqus founder Daniel Ha will answer questions from readers at 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT) Thursday, March 28. As part of the Young Entrepreneur Council’s #StartupLab init...
05:01 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Jailbreaking in the 'Star Wars' Universe
Star Wars takes place a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, but we still have a few things in common with the films' beloved characters.SEE ALSO: More Comics on MashableIn this comic, Scott Johns...
04:55 pm -05 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable High Schooler Bench Presses 700 Pounds
According to the YouTube video above and news reports from earlier this week, you're looking at Matt Poursoltani, a senior at Pilot Point High in Texas. He's a high school football player and just set...
04:50 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable T-Mobile Starts Offering the iPhone And Other News You Need to Know
Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital worldToday, we're looking at three particularly interesting storiesT-...
04:09 pm -04 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable How to Search for the Perfect GIF
As frequent Internet denizens, we need access to all kinds of GIFs. How else would you expect us to respond to emails and IMs? The GIF has birthed a new way to communicate online, but sometimes the bi...
03:20 pm -07 - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable Carlsberg Ad Lampoons Apple Release Hype
As if there weren't enough anti-Apple ads from companies like Samsung and Google, now Carlsberg is getting in on the game too.The beer company released its first UK ad this week for Somersby cider, wh...
01:42 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable North Korea Stops Offering 3G Data Service to Tourists
Shortly after announcing tourists visiting the country would be able to get 3G-ready prepaid SIM cards, North Korea has had a change of heart, and 3G is no longer available to touristsThe news comes f...
01:03 pm GMT - Wed, March 27, 2013
Mashable 'Battlefield 4' Trailer Officially Debuts Online After Early Leak
A 17-minute trailer for Battlefield 4 was officially released Tuesday, after it leaked online ahead of schedule.Entitled "Fishing in Baku," the gameplay reveal was posted on Battlefield's official web...
01:42 am GMT - Tue, March 26, 2013
Mashable March Madness: 26% Use Mobile as Main Viewing Device
How's your bracket doing so far? Still worth the paper it's printed on? Maybe you're a bit bummed about losing out in your office pool. It might help put things in perspective to consider the sums of ...
01:26 am GMT - Tue, March 26, 2013
Mashable Activists Abhor Draft Computer Fraud and Abuse Act Amendment
The Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) has become one of the most hated laws in technology — and a discussion draft of CFAA amendments circulating Monday does not appear to be bridging the chas...
12:55 am GMT - Tue, March 26, 2013
Mashable Evernote vs. Google Keep: Which Does More?
Now that Google Keep is officially out in the wild, how does Google's note-taking and syncing service compare with longtime favorite Evernote?From the moment Google Keep was accidentally leaked, it lo...
12:51 am GMT - Tue, March 26, 2013
Mashable Golfer Climbs Tree, Hits One-Handed Backward Shot
Sergio Garcia is going above and beyond to get the perfect golf shot — 12 feet above, that isAt Sunday's Arnold Palmer Invitational, the golfer was faced with quite the conundrum when he found h...
12:45 am GMT - Tue, March 26, 2013
Mashable Google Shows Its Zany Side With 15-Second Chrome Ads
Google gives three solid reasons for using Chrome and one nonsensical one in this new batch of ads for its Chrome browser.As Business Insider speculates, this may be the first campaign from 72andSunny...
12:30 am GMT - Tue, March 26, 2013
Mashable RebelMouse Will Now Auto-Update Your Blog for $10 a Month
RebelMouse, a social publishing service, has received plenty of buzz for helping users create a dedicated page for all of the content they share on social networks. Now, the company is launching a pai...
12:12 am GMT - Tue, March 26, 2013
Mashable A Totally Helpful GIF Guide for NYC Rookies
If you're planning a trip to the Big Apple, you've probably heard the usual advice: snap a picture in Times Square, grab a sandwich at Katz's and remember to fold your pizza when you eat it. Oh, and w...
11:55 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Is Tildaing the New Tebowing?
Tilda Swinton’s literal snoozefest at the Museum of Modern Art inspired us to sleep pose like the acclaimed actress. Say hello to #Tildaing, Internet.SEE ALSO: Ermahgerd! The 12 Best Memes of 20...
11:27 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable How to Host a Successful Reddit AMA
Ryan Holiday is the bestselling author of Trust Me I’m Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator, and a PR strategist for brands and writers. He gives monthly book recommendations at RyanHoliday...
11:22 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Zuckerberg Forming Political Organization to Push For Immigration Reform
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is reportedly forming a political advocacy organization along with other businesses leaders that will make economic and business arguments in favor of immigration reformRe...
10:59 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Developers Help Decide 'What's for Dinner' With Campbell's Soup App
It's the age-old, universal question, forever debated in homes every day: What's for dinner? Developers across the U.S. found answers in Campbell's "Hack the Kitchen," a contest to create web or mobil...
10:55 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Facebook Finally Adds 'Reply' Option to Comments
Facebook announced on Monday it is rolling out a new feature so users can reply directly to comments left on their pageFinally.Followings months of testing, the social network aims to make navigating ...
10:36 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Jimmy Kimmel Helps You Feign Interest in March Madness
There are plenty of good parts of March: St. Patrick's Day, the first day of spring, spring break, the planning of April Fools' Day jokes. But then there's March MadnessIt's a month filled with endles...
10:18 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Ad Illustrates How Sexting Can Ruin a Teen's Life
This public service announcement from the Vancouver-based Children of the Street Society offers a memorable illustration of the dangers of textingThe campaign, which also included outdoor media and po...
10:14 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Is Clipping Articles Fair Use? U.S. Court Says No
The term "fair use" gets thrown around a lot in copyright cases, and it refers to an exception to copyright law that allows for the publication of portions or derivations of a copyrighted work —...
09:59 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Create a 'Game of Thrones' Meme to Win an Epic Prize
The web is on the edge of its seat as the Game of Thrones season three premiere approaches. HBO has released a series of trailers on YouTube, promising viewers even more battles, dragons and shocking ...
09:50 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable 3D Ear Canal Scanner Depicts the Inside of the Skull
Lantos Technologies has introduced the first FDA-approved 3D ear canal scanner, which will enable audiologists to measure their patients' ears for better-fitting hearing aids. The 3D ear scanning syst...
09:36 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable MTV Moves Video Music Awards to Brooklyn's Barclays Center
MTV's Video Music Awards is saying goodbye to Los Angeles and hello to New York City borough Brooklyn for this year's ceremony, MTV just revealed on Instagram.The VMAs will air live from Barclays Cent...
09:25 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Google+ Rolls Out iOS, Android App Update With Photo Editing
Google has pushed out a new update to its iOS and Android apps, with photo editing and filters, as well as a beautiful new design that looks similar to its desktop layout.The company has ushered in a ...
09:15 pm -04 - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Nike Draws Criticism for Tiger Woods Tribute
A Nike Facebook and Twitter post featuring Tiger Woods and the caption "Winning takes care of everything" has drawn criticism for perceived insensitivity about Woods' divorceWoods became the world's N...
09:04 pm -04 - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable FreedomPop to Bring Free Mobile Broadband to Poorest Americans
FreedomPop, a company offering free and reduced-price wireless broadband Internet connections and equipment, has announced a new partnership with non-profit Connect2Compete to offer up to 1GB of free ...
09:03 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Kids Share Their Wise Thoughts on Grumpy Cat
There's no doubt about it — the Internet has crowned Grumpy Cat the queen of memes, the mother of all kitty videos, the viral star to end all viral starsBut kids don't really care what the Inter...
08:52 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable 'Paintable' Electronics Pave the Way for Cheaper Gadgets
Researchers in the field of materials science are using a new technique to create paint-on plastic electronics that can be used to make popular gadgets less expensive and better for the environment.Sc...
08:32 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Spotify Unveils First Ad Campaign
Spotify is launching its first-ever advertising campaign in an effort to broaden its reach in the U.S.The first spot, which you can watch below, will debut Monday night during NBC's "The Voice" and sh...
08:29 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Catch Up on HBO and Showtime Shows For Free This Week on Xfinity TV
If you're a Comcast subscriber who is seasons behind on shows such as Game of Thrones, Dexter, Downton Abbey and Girls — and without access to premium channels such as HBO and Showtime — i...
08:19 pm -04 - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable The 10 Coolest Things Coming to Your Home
The Architectural Digest Home Design Show is a great place to go, if you're dreaming of winning the Powerball jackpot. The show, which wrapped up this past weekend in New York City, provided an up-clo...
08:10 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable 'Mad Men' Season 6 Trailer Hammers Away at Don Draper's Lone Demeanor
Like the keepsakes Don Draper stowed in a locked desk drawer, much of the Mad Men character's feelings are hidden from the world, fueling his semblance of seclusionAMC highlights Draper's lone demeano...
08:05 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Is Netflix Hurting Television Buzz?
We've all been there — a Sunday afternoon marathoning Lost or some other show that's been aired for years, yet we never got around to watching itNow think about when a new show premieres. Most o...
08:00 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Two Key Windows 8 Apps Get a Makeover
Microsoft is updating the built-in Mail and Calendar apps for Windows 8, boosting functionality and adding some convenience features based on user feedback. The changes apply to both Windows RT and Wi...
07:49 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Instagram Fawns Over French Bulldog Named Sir Charles Barkley
Charles Barkley plays basketball and stars in Taco Bell commercialsSir Charles Barkley plays with chew toys and racks up orange hearts on Instagram.It should probably be noted that the latter Barkley ...
07:37 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Average Mobile Customer Already Owns 2 Unused Cellphones
Although 45% of American adults own smartphones, only about 11% of mobile devices are recycled, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's latest data. When you think about big tech compa...
07:22 pm -04 - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Zuckerberg Forming Political Organization to Push For Immigration Reform
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is reportedly forming a political advocacy organization along with other businesses leaders that will make economic and business arguments in favor of comprehensive immigr...
07:06 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable LinkedIn Improves Its Search
Following in the footsteps of Facebook, which recently overhauled its search, LinkedIn on Monday announced a revamped search with auto-complete, suggested searches and other enhancements.The search is...
06:54 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Google Glass Could Be Subject to Texting-While-Driving Laws
Google Glass fans excited about the prospect of using the technology while cruising about in their car might have a roadblock ahead: An extension of texting-while-driving laws to cover the yet-unrelea...
06:35 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Chilling 'World War Z' Trailer Stars Mountains of Zombies
The end is near for humans in horror flick World War Z. After a zombie outbreak threatens to wipe out the human race, United Nations worker Gerry Lane (played by Brad Pitt) leaves his family at sea to...
06:01 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Evernote Android Update Brings A New Look, Smart Notebook Support
Evernote updated the Android version of its app Monday to version 5, bringing an enhanced look to the app as well as a number of new features including support for Evernote’s Smart Notebook.One ...
05:57 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Yahoo Acquires 17-Year-Old's News Startup
On Monday, Yahoo announced it has acquired mobile news aggregator Summly, the latest in a string of acquisitions for mobile product talent.Summly is an iPhone app designed to allow users to quickly fi...
05:36 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Michael Dell May Lose Control of Dell
Michael Dell may be in danger of losing control of the company he founded.Dell announced Monday that it has received "two alternative acquisition proposals" in response to a proposal last month from D...
05:34 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Ford Apologizes For Ad in India Featuring the Kardashians in Bondage Gear
Ford and its ad agency have apologized for an ad in India showing the Kardashians in bondage gear and another featuring former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi driving three scantily clad wome...
05:34 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Ford Apologizes for Ad With Kardashians in Bondage Gear
Ford and its ad agency have apologized for an ad in India showing the Kardashians in bondage gear and another featuring former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi driving three scantily clad wome...
05:20 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Job Searching? 150+ Jobs at Yelp, Vimeo and More
Whether you're unemployed, underemployed or just looking for something a bit more interesting, the Mashable Job Board is full of listings to take your career to the next level.Since 2005, Mashable has...
04:45 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Windows Blue Leaks And Other News You Need to Know
Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital worldToday, we're looking at three particularly interesting stories. ...
04:04 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Viral Video Recap: Must-Watch Memes of the Week
Who needs coffee when you can jumpstart your Monday with a humorous dose of viral videos?Watch cats duelling through a box, a man owning up to picking his nose on national television and Kid President...
03:06 pm -04 - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable LinkedIn Improves Its Search
Following in the footsteps of Facebook, which recently overhauled its search, LinkedIn on Monday announced a revamped search with auto-complete, suggested searches and other enhancements.The search is...
02:54 pm -04 - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Google Glass Could Be Subject to Texting-While-Driving Laws
Google Glass fans excited about the prospect of using the technology while cruising about in their car might have a roadblock ahead: An extension of texting-while-driving laws to cover the yet-unrelea...
02:01 pm -04 - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Evernote Android Update Brings A New Look, Smart Notebook Support
Evernote updated the Android version of its app Monday to version 5, bringing an enhanced look to the app as well as a number of new features including support for Evernote’s Smart Notebook.One ...
01:41 pm GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Star Trek Logo Appears Over London Sky for Earth Hour
As the hype for the upcoming movie "Star Trek Into Darkness" grows, Paramount Pictures decided to heat things up even more by displaying a huge, glowing Star Trek logo over LondonDisplayed during Eart...
12:12 pm +11 - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable G-Boom Cranks Out Big Wireless Sound for $100
With portable sound, you usually get what you pay for. Is that true for the G-Boom, a ruggedized Bluetooth boombox that sells for a mere $100? Let's give it a listen.If you like to take your tunes wit...
11:27 am GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable This Week's Biggest Moments in 20 Photos
This week there were many photo-worthy moments. From Perez Hilton introducing the world his one-month-old son, Mario Lavandeira III a.k.a. Sweet Pea or Perez Jr., to President Obama making his first o...
09:55 am GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Do You Fit the Profile of Tech Industry's Most Obnoxious Tweeters?
If you've ever been the victim of an unfollow on Twitter, you just may fit the profile of an obnoxious tweeter.The following infographic, created by Israel-based company Conduit, details 11 of the tec...
08:59 am GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable College Students Developing Human-Powered Helicopter
Forget hoverboards. A group of college students are looking to lift off with a human-powered helicopterWhile it doesn't fly yet, Kenneth Huff and his fellow classmates at Middle Georgia State College ...
08:01 am GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable 8 Death-Defying Photographs That Will Make Your Palms Sweat
Take a deep breath. Maybe sip a soothing cup of chamomile tea, because the terrifying shenanigans of "Mustang Wanted" will make your heart race.The Ukrainian Spider-Man and amateur stuntman scales hig...
07:00 am GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable 20 Infomercial GIFs That Prove Real Life Is Hard
Let's face it: The real world is toughMundane tasks like opening doors and putting on pants aren't just irritating — they're downright difficult. For every new cardigan, it seems, there's a stub...
05:58 am GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Top 10 Tech This Week
It was an especially exciting week in tech, with lots of big news coming from all fronts. So who dominated the Top 10 Tech world this week? Google, a week after announcing the demise of the beloved Go...
05:13 am GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Clean Up Your Desktop With These Helpful Tools
Does your PC's desktop bear a resemblance to a second grader's? A disorganized desktop filing system can slow you down. Maybe you just take an extra moment to scroll through an endless list of documen...
04:59 am -04 - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable College Students Developing Human-Powered Helicopter
Forget hoverboards. A group of college students are looking to lift off with a human-powered helicopterWhile it doesn't fly yet, Kenneth Huff and his fellow classmates at Middle Georgia State College ...
04:34 am GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Spring Cleaning: 8 Home Inventory Apps to Log Your Stuff
Here's a test: Think about all the stuff you have at home. Now write it all down. Every. Single. Item. Impossible, right?Unless you're like Monica Geller from Friends, you might not prioritize hyper-o...
04:00 am +01 - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Top 5 Apps for Kids This Week
Chris Crowell is a veteran kindergarten teacher and contributing editor to Children's Technology Review, a web-based archive of articles and reviews on apps, technology toys and video games.Encouragin...
03:46 am GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable BlackBerry Z10 Is Coming: Here Are 10 Cool Cases
BlackBerry's new Z10 smartphone is an exciting option for fans of the company formerly known as RIM. Already released in some countries, the Z10's U.S. launch is just days away.If you're getting ready...
03:00 am GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Top 5 Apps for Kids This Week
Chris Crowell is a veteran kindergarten teacher and contributing editor to Children's Technology Review, a web-based archive of articles and reviews on apps, technology toys and video games.Encouragin...
02:24 am +01 - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable 10 Cute Kids Explaining Things
We all know that kids say the darndest things — even their explanations of everyday events can be incredibly amusingWe have scoured YouTube for children's points of view on everything from bacon...
02:12 am GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Can the Internet Replace Big Banks?
Douglas Rushkoff, a media theorist, author, and documentarian. The ideas in this piece are built on the arguments of his new book, Present Shock: When Everything Happens Now.We've seen digital technol...
01:45 am GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable If You Had To, Could You Survive Doomsday?
We all throw around the phrase "Doomsday" in a joking manner, but if push came to shove, could you survive such dire times?To kick off tonight's new episode of Doomsday Preppers on National Geographic...
01:24 am GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable 10 Cute Kids Explaining Things
We all know that kids say the darndest things — even their explanations of everyday events can be incredibly amusingWe have scoured YouTube for children's points of view on everything from bacon...
01:12 am GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable G-Boom Cranks Out Big Wireless Sound for $100
With portable sound, you usually get what you pay for. Is that true for the G-Boom, a ruggedized Bluetooth boombox that sells for a mere $100? Let's give it a listen.If you like to take your tunes wit...
12:45 am GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable 5 Fascinating Facts We Learned From Reddit This Week
"That's what she said" before the 20th century? Apparently soFind out just what that means (plus more) in this week's collection of Reddit FactsStumble across any fun factoids on the Internet this wee...
12:30 am GMT - Mon, March 25, 2013
Mashable Hands-On With The Week's Top Apps
This week brought with it quite a few new and interesting apps.Google released Google Keep, an application to help you keep up with notes and reminders throughout the dayPinterest released an update t...
11:55 pm GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable A Rousing Game of Google Musical Chairs
Google may have just launched Google Keep, the company's new note-taking app that bears a strong resemblance to Evernote, but that doesn't mean we've forgotten about Reader's impending demise.In fact,...
11:35 pm GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Buzz Aldrin Refutes Space Sale, Is Keeping His Moon Memorabilia
A New York auction house is set to sell more than 300 space artifacts on Monday (March 25), including original documents that were flown to the moon and used to carry out the first manned lunar landin...
11:17 pm GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Social Media-Based Public Shaming Has Gotten Out of Control
Are people so busy fiddling with their electronic devices that they can no longer resolve disputes face to face?It certainly seems that way lately. The insane tale of Adria Richards' dismissal from Se...
11:05 pm GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Watch the New 'Iron Man 3' TV Spot Trailer
A new mini-trailer for Iron Man 3, set to hit theaters in early May, premiered during last night's Kids' Choice Awards. Contrary to the dark trailers that were previously released, this clip advertise...
11:00 pm -04 - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Top 5 Apps for Kids This Week
Chris Crowell is a veteran kindergarten teacher and contributing editor to Children's Technology Review, a web-based archive of articles and reviews on apps, technology toys and video games.Encouragin...
10:58 pm -07 - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Top 10 Tech This Week
It was an especially exciting week in tech, with lots of big news coming from all fronts. So who dominated the Top 10 Tech world this week? Google, a week after announcing the demise of the beloved Go...
10:51 pm GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable 10 Dogs That Will Break Your Heart, Then Make You Smile
Like humans, dogs can face health obstacles. Sometimes man's best four-legged friend needs a little help making all four limbs properly function.Whether it's from injury or disease, dogs with physical...
10:40 pm +01 - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Apple Buys Indoor Mapping Startup WifiSLAM
As a part of a larger effort to improve and grow its mapping services, Apple has acquired mobile location startup WifiSLAM.According to the Wall Street Journal, sources familiar with the deal say the ...
10:28 pm GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Airline Passengers May Soon Be Able to Use Electronics During Takeoff and Landing
For any airline passenger who has been annoyed during takeoff and landing when told to power down electronics, here's some great news: The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) may only require you to...
09:56 pm GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Versatile Norelco Toolkit Shaves, Grooms Beards and Manscapes
Guys, are you contemplating a switch to an electric razor for a variety of grooming needs? Norelco had you in mind when it created its Click & Style Shave Toolkit, a versatile electric razor with ...
09:40 pm GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Apple Buys Indoor Mapping Startup WifiSLAM
As a part of a larger effort to improve and grow its mapping services, Apple has acquired mobile location startup WifiSLAM.According to the Wall Street Journal, sources familiar with the deal say the ...
09:29 pm GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Hilarious Dove Commercial Warns Against Using Women's Shampoo
Everybody wants gorgeous, free-flowing hair, right? Not men — at least, according to a new Dove commercial in BrazilThe commercial shows an average male cubicle worker showing up to the office w...
08:50 pm GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable March Madness for the Connected Generation
March Madness is underway, and that means online brackets, hilarious tweets and general buzz on the web for the basketball championship. If you go to a live game, though, be sure to actually direct yo...
08:45 pm -05 - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable If You Had To, Could You Survive Doomsday?
We all throw around the phrase "Doomsday" in a joking manner, but if push came to shove, could you survive such dire times?To kick off tonight's new episode of Doomsday Preppers on National Geographic...
08:33 pm GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Book Publishing 101: What Publishers are Looking For
Everyone — and I mean everyone — is working on a book. For some, it's just a spark of an idea that hasn't quite made it to paper; for others, it's thousands of words socked away in a drawe...
08:08 pm GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Windows Blue Update Leaks Online With Tile Changes
The next version of Windows 8 operating system, said to be called Windows Blue and rumored to make it easier for users to multitask on screen, has just leaked onlineAccording to screenshots posted to ...
07:51 pm GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable This One-Man 'Thriller' A Cappella Performance Will Raise the Dead
It's close to midnight — and something awesome is lurking in the darkYouTube user Inhyeok Yeo uploaded an a cappella version of Michael Jackson's "Thriller." The coolest part? He covers every in...
07:45 pm -05 - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable 5 Fascinating Facts We Learned From Reddit This Week
"That's what she said" before the 20th century? Apparently soFind out just what that means (plus more) in this week's collection of Reddit FactsStumble across any fun factoids on the Internet this wee...
07:18 pm GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable 'XCOM: Enemy Unknown' Coming to iOS
XCOM: Enemy Unknown, the 2012 turn-based strategy game where you save Earth from alien invaders, is coming to iOS devices sometime this summer.Firaxis Games announced its critically acclaimed reboot o...
07:12 pm -06 - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable G-Boom Cranks Out Big Wireless Sound for $100
With portable sound, you usually get what you pay for. Is that true for the G-Boom, a ruggedized Bluetooth boombox that sells for a mere $100? Let's give it a listen.If you like to take your tunes wit...
06:55 pm -05 - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable A Rousing Game of Google Musical Chairs
Google may have just launched Google Keep, the company's new note-taking app that bears a strong resemblance to Evernote, but that doesn't mean we've forgotten about Reader's impending demise.In fact,...
06:51 pm -04 - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable 10 Dogs That Will Break Your Heart, Then Make You Smile
Like humans, dogs can face health obstacles. Sometimes man's best four-legged friend needs a little help making all four limbs properly function.Whether it's from injury or disease, dogs with physical...
06:05 pm GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Learned From a Meme: 4 Hiring Time Wasters To Avoid
Josh Tolan is the CEO of Spark Hire, a video-powered hiring network that connects job seekers and employers through video resumes and online interviews. Connect with him and Spark Hire on Facebook and...
05:51 pm -05 - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable 10 Dogs That Will Break Your Heart, Then Make You Smile
Like humans, dogs can face health obstacles. Sometimes man's best four-legged friend needs a little help making all four limbs properly function.Whether it's from injury or disease, dogs with physical...
05:45 pm -07 - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable 5 Fascinating Facts We Learned From Reddit This Week
"That's what she said" before the 20th century? Apparently soFind out just what that means (plus more) in this week's collection of Reddit FactsStumble across any fun factoids on the Internet this wee...
05:29 pm -04 - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Hilarious Dove Commercial Warns Against Using Women's Shampoo
Everybody wants gorgeous, free-flowing hair, right? Not men — at least, according to a new Dove commercial in BrazilThe commercial shows an average male cubicle worker showing up to the office w...
04:56 pm -05 - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Versatile Norelco Toolkit Shaves, Grooms Beards and Manscapes
Guys, are you contemplating a switch to an electric razor for a variety of grooming needs? Norelco had you in mind when it created its Click & Style Shave Toolkit, a versatile electric razor with ...
04:08 pm -04 - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Windows Blue Update Leaks Online With Tile Changes
The next version of Windows 8 operating system, said to be called Windows Blue and rumored to make it easier for users to multitask on screen, has just leaked onlineAccording to screenshots posted to ...
03:28 pm -07 - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Airline Passengers May Soon Be Able to Use Electronics During Takeoff and Landing
For any airline passenger who has been annoyed during takeoff and landing when told to power down electronics, here's some great news: The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) may only require you to...
03:18 pm -04 - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable 'XCOM: Enemy Unknown' Coming to iOS
XCOM: Enemy Unknown, the 2012 turn-based strategy game where you save Earth from alien invaders, is coming to iOS devices sometime this summer.Firaxis Games announced its critically acclaimed reboot o...
01:58 am GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Bill Gates Will Give You $100,000 to Build a Better Condom
Condoms are recognized and used by an estimated 750 million people across the world and reduce both unwanted pregnancy and the spread of sexually-transmitted infections. However, unlike most other tec...
01:04 am GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable iPhone 5 Case Has an iEqualizer on the Back
There's no shortage of iPhone cases, but here's one that will really make you stand out at the disco: The iEqualizer iPhone 5 case from Strapya World shows off a set of lovely blinking lights on the b...
12:59 am GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable Top Comments: Google Glass Hits the Streets
In this week's top comments, the dust began to settle from Google's decision to kill Google Reader, we went back to talking about Google Glass, Facebook and Apple were top of mind, and much more.Masha...
12:41 am GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable 6 Apps You Don't Want To Miss
It can be tough to keep up with all the new apps released every week. But you're in luck — Mashable takes care of that for you, creating a roundup each weekend of our favorite new and updated ap...
12:27 am GMT - Sun, March 24, 2013
Mashable MoJoFloCam Stabilizer Keeps Your Cameraphone Video Liquid-Smooth
Have you been searching for a way to rid your smartphone video footage of the ever-dreaded "shakycam" look? Your quest might be nearing an end.The MoJoFloCam is a prototype balance-based stabilizer ac...
11:25 pm GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable The Frustration of Writer's Block
All writers are susceptible to the debilitating condition known as writer's block. Journalist, novelist, poet or copywriter, you'll try anything — long walks, drinking (it worked for Hemingway, ...
11:14 pm GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable 50+ Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed
This was a relatively quiet, contemplative week at Mashable, as we took you behind the scenes of both Newark Mayor Cory Booker's Reddit AMA and the new Pope's social media teamThe week was flush with ...
10:31 pm GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Shredded Version of Beach Boys Hit Will Make You Laugh Until You Cry
Prepare yourselves for the silliest and most absurd video of the week: "The Beach Boys Shred 'I Get Around.'" If you recall the group's classic hit, you'll have to agree that the soundtrack to this vi...
09:58 pm -04 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Bill Gates Will Give You $100,000 to Build a Better Condom
Condoms are recognized and used by an estimated 750 million people across the world and reduce both unwanted pregnancy and the spread of sexually-transmitted infections. However, unlike most other tec...
09:58 pm GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Every 'Star Trek' Episode Is Free on Hulu Until April
Hey, Star Trek fans: Got an itching to watch Captain Kirk go hand-to-hand with a Gorn? Or see Captain Picard's crew deal with the meddlesome, godlike Q? Or even catch the U.S.S Voyager's battles with ...
09:29 pm GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable 10 Moments of Touching Puppy Love
Happy National Puppy Day!Man's best friend enters the world as a roly-poly bundle of clumsy cuteness. Tiny paws, fresh dog smell, soft ears — the irresistibility factor of puppies is impossible ...
09:08 pm GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable The Coming Space Age
Eric C. Anderson has had a variety of tech and entrepreneurial identities, and The Atlantic's James Fallows spoke with him in his role as chairman and co-founder of Space Adventures. That company has ...
08:59 pm -04 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Top Comments: Google Glass Hits the Streets
In this week's top comments, the dust began to settle from Google's decision to kill Google Reader, we went back to talking about Google Glass, Facebook and Apple were top of mind, and much more.Masha...
08:13 pm GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Looking for a Google Alerts Alternative? Try This
Google Alerts isn't working. Updates from Google's service, which pledges to notify users every time new search results appear for any keyword they might like to track, have trickled to a halt in rece...
07:59 pm -05 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Top Comments: Google Glass Hits the Streets
In this week's top comments, the dust began to settle from Google's decision to kill Google Reader, we went back to talking about Google Glass, Facebook and Apple were top of mind, and much more.Masha...
07:50 pm GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable U.S. Applies New Money Laundering Rules to Bitcoin, Defeating Its Purpose
Using Bitcoin to launder all the cash from your illegal dealings just got a little harder. The United States Treasury Department just enacted new rules to regulate Bitcoin and other virtual currencies...
07:27 pm -05 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable MoJoFloCam Stabilizer Keeps Your Cameraphone Video Liquid-Smooth
Have you been searching for a way to rid your smartphone video footage of the ever-dreaded "shakycam" look? Your quest might be nearing an end.The MoJoFloCam is a prototype balance-based stabilizer ac...
07:25 pm -04 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable The Frustration of Writer's Block
All writers are susceptible to the debilitating condition known as writer's block. Journalist, novelist, poet or copywriter, you'll try anything — long walks, drinking (it worked for Hemingway, ...
07:09 pm GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable The Pros and Cons of Passive Job Seekers
There's a common quandary for the first-time job seeker, whether a 16-year-old looking for summer work or a college graduate who focused on studies rather than internships. "We want someone with exper...
06:55 pm +11 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Newscast Ruins Intimate Moment Between Dogs
Well, this is awkward. We're just not sure for who; the two dogs who got caught on live television gettin' jiggy with it, or the newscaster who had to report through the footage of it allThe segment w...
06:40 pm +11 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Forecast the Weather With This Fancy Mechanical Watch
Weather apps, shmeather apps: leave the smartphone in your pocket. You're going to have watch envy when you see what's being claimed as the world's first mechanical wristwatch that can measure pr...
06:31 pm -04 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Shredded Version of Beach Boys Hit Will Make You Laugh Until You Cry
Prepare yourselves for the silliest and most absurd video of the week: "The Beach Boys Shred 'I Get Around.'" If you recall the group's classic hit, you'll have to agree that the soundtrack to this vi...
06:12 pm GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable NASA Expert: Friday Night's Bright Light Was A Meteor
The bright light streaking across the sky Friday night spotted by many observers along the East Coast was probably a meteor, according to a NASA scientist.The flash was probably a "single meteor event...
05:31 pm -05 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Shredded Version of Beach Boys Hit Will Make You Laugh Until You Cry
Prepare yourselves for the silliest and most absurd video of the week: "The Beach Boys Shred 'I Get Around.'" If you recall the group's classic hit, you'll have to agree that the soundtrack to this vi...
01:12 pm -05 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable NASA Expert: Friday Night's Bright Light Was A Meteor
The bright light streaking across the sky Friday night spotted by many observers along the East Coast was probably a meteor, according to a NASA scientist.The flash was probably a "single meteor event...
07:55 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Newscast Ruins Intimate Moment Between Dogs
Well, this is awkward. We're just not sure for who; the two dogs who got caught on live television gettin' jiggy with it, or the newscaster who had to report through the footage of it allThe segment w...
07:40 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Forecast the Weather With This Fancy Mechanical Watch
Weather apps, shmeather apps: leave the smartphone in your pocket. You're going to have watch envy when you see what's being claimed as the world's first mechanical wristwatch that can measure pr...
07:25 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable 10 Hilariously Amazing Artist Renditions of the NYC Meteor
The East Coast meteor that lit up the sky Friday night moved a bit too fast for most amateur photographers.And while we might night have handy dashboard cams like our Russian friends to catch the spac...
06:43 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable That NYC Meteor Photo You Reshared Is Fake
I think it was a meteor twitter.com/Jbobor/status/…— Bobby(@Jbobor) March 23, 2013Space is collapsing down from the sky — everybody freak out!That was the basic sentiment on the East...
06:35 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Is This the NYC Meteor?
Twitter exploded Friday night with posts about a meteor falling to Earth over the skies of New York City, producing a spectacular light trail.Several people posted or retweeted photos of what they cla...
05:56 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable 5 Alternatives to Unfriending Someone on Facebook
People are annoying on Facebook — that's no secret. Between uninformed political rants and unnecessary gaming updates, we've all been tempted to do some major unfriending for a better social exp...
05:38 am +11 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable BlackBerry Z10 Officially Available on AT&T
The BlackBerry Z10 smartphone is now officially available on AT&T.The struggling manufacturer — which is hopeful its new flagship device will ignite a company resurgence — announced on...
05:07 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable 9-Year-Old Girl Raises $15,000 to Make Video Game
Finally, some good news concerning females in technology.In the same week that people lost their minds over the Donglegate and upon learning that a woman is behind the popular Facebook page "I F*ckin...
04:31 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Disney Princesses Get NSFW in 'Spring Breakers' Remake
The reigning queens of the Disney Channel — Selena Gomez and Vanessa Hudgens — stripped down to their bikinis and headed to a very adult (and James Franco filled) spring break in their lat...
04:03 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Man Tries to Sell House for Bitcoins
It's no doubt the housing market is tough. So, like most things these days, a man wants to add a technical spin to it — by selling his house for digital currencyTaylor More, of Alberta, Canada, ...
03:48 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable March Mashness: One Mega Meta-Bracket to Rule Them All
It's that special time of year again: bracket time! But no, we don't mean college basketball's annual extravaganza of a post-season tournament. We speak, of course, about the deluge of non-hoops, Marc...
03:40 am -04 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Forecast the Weather With This Fancy Mechanical Watch
Weather apps, shmeather apps: leave the smartphone in your pocket. You're going to have watch envy when you see what's being claimed as the world's first mechanical wristwatch that can measure pr...
03:25 am -04 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable 10 Hilariously Amazing Artist Renditions of the NYC Meteor
The East Coast meteor that lit up the sky Friday night moved a bit too fast for most amateur photographers.And while we might night have handy dashboard cams like our Russian friends to catch the spac...
03:14 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Can Drones Save the Elephants?
This week, 89 African elephants in southern Chad were slaughtered for their ivory tusks, the worst such incident since the killing of 300 elephants a year ago in Cameroon.To stop the massacre of these...
02:55 am -05 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Newscast Ruins Intimate Moment Between Dogs
Well, this is awkward. We're just not sure for who; the two dogs who got caught on live television gettin' jiggy with it, or the newscaster who had to report through the footage of it allThe segment w...
02:43 am -04 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable That NYC Meteor Photo You Reshared Is Fake
I think it was a meteor twitter.com/Jbobor/status/…— Bobby(@Jbobor) March 23, 2013Space is collapsing down from the sky — everybody freak out!That was the basic sentiment on the East...
02:40 am -05 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Forecast the Weather With This Fancy Mechanical Watch
Weather apps, shmeather apps: leave the smartphone in your pocket. You're going to have watch envy when you see what's being claimed as the world's first mechanical wristwatch that can measure pr...
02:37 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable NBA Fan Gets LeBron James Twitter Follow After Storming Court
How can you get LeBron James to follow you on Twitter? Storm the court during one of his NBA games, it seemsKing James has more than 7.7 million followers on the microblogging network, while following...
02:04 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Cute Kitten Teaches 12 Steps of Being a Good Boyfriend
Listen, dudes. Rocky the kitten has some relationship advice that will take your game out of the toilet — err, litterbox.The cuddly feline breaks down the 12 steps to achieving love utopia with ...
01:35 am -05 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Is This the NYC Meteor?
Twitter exploded Friday night with posts about a meteor falling to Earth over the skies of New York City, producing a spectacular light trail.Several people posted or retweeted photos of what they cla...
01:11 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable 9 World Water Day Campaigns Making a Splash on the Web
Every year people celebrate World Water Day on March 22 to bring awareness to water issues across the worldClean water may seem like an issue that's very far away from home, but think about this stati...
12:52 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Shark Breaks Into Diver's Cage in Terrifying Video
Yikes! This is not how it's supposed to work. A great white shark breaks into a diver's cage in this scary video that's all over the social web. According to YouTube uploader Bryan Plumber, it comes f...
12:47 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable 14 Hilarious 'If This Then That' Recipes
Short for "If This Then That," IFTTT "recipes" build efficient notifications and triggers that optimize our everyday activities. For example, you can create the following recipe: "If a shipping status...
12:45 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable iPad Hacker Appeals With Cyber Law Expert as New Lawyer
The infamous iPad hacker will get another day in court, and this time, he'll have a dream team of lawyers to defend him.Andrew Auernheimer, also known as Weev, was sentenced to 41 months in prison on ...
12:16 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Struggling B&N Giving Away Free E-Reader With Tablet Purchase
Barnes & Noble is now offering a free Nook Simple Touch e-reader with the purchase of its Nook HD+ color tablet, a sign that sales of one or both devices aren't so hot right now.The Nook HD&p...
12:15 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable New Apple Security Exploit Lets Someone Reset Your Password
UPDATE: Apple's two-step verification system currently appears to be down.An Apple account exploit allows anyone with your email address and date of birth to reset your Apple ID and iCloud account pas...
12:14 am -03 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Can Drones Save the Elephants?
This week, 89 African elephants in southern Chad were slaughtered for their ivory tusks, the worst such incident since the killing of 300 elephants a year ago in Cameroon.To stop the massacre of these...
12:07 am -05 - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable 9-Year-Old Girl Raises $15,000 to Make Video Game
Finally, some good news concerning females in technology.In the same week that people lost their minds over the Donglegate and upon learning that a woman is behind the popular Facebook page "I F*ckin...
12:02 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Shelter Dogs Shine in Puppy Version of 'Fresh Prince'
"In West County Shelter, born and raised, in the kennel is where I lived with most of the strays." Looks like Will Smith has some competition — pitbull Fido has some serious '90s rapping skills....
12:00 am GMT - Sat, March 23, 2013
Mashable Have $39,999 to Spare? You Could Buy This Samsung 4K Ultra HD TV
If you're watching March Madness and wish you were actually at the games, you could fork over some serious cash for a more lifelike television experience in the future — 40 grand that is.Sa...
11:50 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable The 5 Worst UX Mistakes Websites Make
The user experience of websites has improved by leaps and bounds over the years, but there are still sites out there that may leave you asking, “What were they thinking?!” From a design pe...
11:48 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable March Mashness: One Mega Meta-Bracket to Rule Them All
It's that special time of year again: bracket time! But no, we don't mean college basketball's annual extravaganza of a post-season tournament. We speak, of course, about the deluge of non-hoops, Marc...
11:28 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Smartphone Screens May Soon Be Made Of Sapphire
Your next smartphone screen may be made out of sapphire. Sapphire, which is currently used as armor on some military vehicles, would make phone displays that would be both scratch and crack-resistant,...
11:14 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Can Drones Save the Elephants?
This week, 89 African elephants in southern Chad were slaughtered for their ivory tusks, the worst such incident since the killing of 300 elephants a year ago in Cameroon.To stop the massacre of these...
11:07 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Experience Jedi Dinosaurs With 'Star Wars' 'Jurassic Park' Mashup
What's more terrifying than a mob of angry cloned dinosaurs chasing you through a theme park? A horde of angry cloned dinosaurs with Jedi powers chasing you through a galaxy far, far awaySlackstory ha...
11:03 pm -05 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Man Tries to Sell House for Bitcoins
It's no doubt the housing market is tough. So, like most things these days, a man wants to add a technical spin to it — by selling his house for digital currencyTaylor More, of Alberta, Canada, ...
10:52 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable 3 Ways to Get Your Small Business Ready for Mobile
This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.According to research by ...
10:35 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Nokia CEO Calls the iPhone 'Embarrassing' and Then Tosses It
It's been quite a week for iPhone abuse. First, BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins dismissed the device as out-of-date, then a video surfaced of Apple's new VP of technology Kevin Lynch running over the iP...
10:26 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Quadrocopter Drone Can Snatch Up Objects Like an Eagle
We've already learned that drones aren't just good at spying and shooting missiles in Afghanistan or Yemen. Their civilian counterparts know how to dance the Harlem Shake, play catch, and autonomously...
10:11 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Outgoing FCC Chairman Leaves Behind Unfinished Agenda
Julius Genachowski is out as chairman of the Federal Communications Commission. Capping off a four-year stint as the country’s top telecom regulator, Genachowski was responsible for pushing netw...
09:57 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable 9 Hilarious Tweets About March Madness Troll Marshall Henderson
World, meet Marshall Henderson. The goon college basketball fans love to hate hit the big-time on Friday morning when his Ole Miss Rebels tipped off against the Wisconsin Badgers in March Madness acti...
09:40 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Feeling Down? Facebook Improves Self-Esteem
If you're feeling down in the dumps and looking for a pick me up, you may want to check your Facebook profile.That advice follows from new research showing that Facebook profiles help reassure people'...
09:26 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable BlackBerry Will Try to Woo Android, iOS Users With Mobile Takeover Ad
BlackBerry next week will attempt to convince iOS and Android users to jump ship by offering them a simulated experience of the BlackBerry 10 with a mobile ad that takes over their screens.The ad, whi...
09:21 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable 10 Best Indie Games on Android
Believe it or not, there’s more to the mobile gaming world than Cut The Rope. In fact, independent game studios develop some amazingly beautiful, startlingly deep and just plain fun games that m...
09:11 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable 9 World Water Day Campaigns Making a Splash on the Web
Every year people celebrate World Water Day on March 22 to bring awareness to water issues across the worldClean water may seem like an issue that's very far away from home, but think about this stati...
08:55 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable 49% of Brides Would Skype Their Wedding
The revolution won't be televised, but your wedding might be. According to a recent report conducted by David's Bridal, 49% of study participants would entertain the notion of Skype-ing their impendin...
08:47 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable 14 Hilarious 'If This Then That' Recipes
Short for "If This Then That," IFTTT "recipes" build efficient notifications and triggers that optimize our everyday activities. For example, you can create the following recipe: "If a shipping status...
08:45 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable iPad Hacker Appeals With Cyber Law Expert as New Lawyer
The infamous iPad hacker will get another day in court, and this time, he'll have a dream team of lawyers to defend him.Andrew Auernheimer, also known as Weev, was sentenced to 41 months in prison on ...
08:42 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Watch Miley Cyrus Dressed as a Unicorn 'Twerking'
There are some things on the Internet that you just don't understand, but somehow you become completely mesmerized with what unfolds before your eyes.In today's installment of bizarre and entertaining...
08:34 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Kickstarter: $108 Million Pledged on Games
Since crowdfunding website and service Kickstarter launched in 2009, a staggering $108.52 million has been pledged to games projects, both video and tabletop. Of that, $90.83 million went towards succ...
08:28 pm -03 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Smartphone Screens May Soon Be Made Of Sapphire
Your next smartphone screen may be made out of sapphire. Sapphire, which is currently used as armor on some military vehicles, would make phone displays that would be both scratch and crack-resistant,...
08:26 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Are Google Alerts Dying?
In the wake of Google's killing of Google Reader, power users now have a new fear: Are Google Alerts next? Google Alerts is a service that allows users to receive email notifications of updated Google...
08:22 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable 'Game of Thrones' Launches Android App to Keep Track of Book Characters
Just in time for the new season of A Game of Thrones, fans of the book series are getting a new Android app to help readers keep track of the countless characters, places and timelines described withi...
08:15 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable New Apple Security Exploit Lets Someone Reset Your Password
UPDATE: Apple's password-reset system currently appears to be down.An Apple account exploit allows anyone with your email address and date of birth to reset your Apple ID and iCloud account password.F...
08:14 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable 5 Awesome YouTube Videos to Get You Ready for Spring
It might not feel warm outside yet, but spring has arrived and you owe it to yourself to get excited. Oddly enough, one way to do that is by staying indoors and streaming lifestyle vlogs. What’s...
08:12 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Non-Profit Enters the Reality TV World With Crowdfunded Program
Flip through any TV channel and you're likely to come across a reality program. The focus of most — whether it's a Louisiana family's hunting business or the drunken antics of twenty-somethings ...
07:52 pm -05 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Shark Breaks Into Diver's Cage in Terrifying Video
Yikes! This is not how it's supposed to work. A great white shark breaks into a diver's cage in this scary video that's all over the social web. According to YouTube uploader Bryan Plumber, it comes f...
07:44 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Kit Kat Challenges Oreo to Tic-Tac-Toe for Twitter Fan's Affection
Laura Ellen may not be the most-followed or influential user on Twitter, but her brand loyalty is still worth fighting for. Referencing her love of chocolate, the Manchester, UK resident tweeted that ...
07:23 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable How to Win $320 Million Lottery
The Powerball Jackpot has reached a whopping $320 million and will be drawn on March 23, 2013. There is one sure way to win this prize: You can buy 175,233,510 — one ticket for every, single num...
07:10 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable UN: More People Have Cellphones Than Clean Toilets
We're all aware technology has penetrated into far corners of the globe. But here's one stat that's difficult to digest: There are now more people who have mobile phones than access to clean toilets.T...
06:52 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable 3 Ways to Get Your Small Business Ready for Mobile
This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.According to research by ...
06:50 pm -05 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable The 5 Worst UX Mistakes Websites Make
The user experience of websites has improved by leaps and bounds over the years, but there are still sites out there that may leave you asking, “What were they thinking?!” From a design pe...
06:49 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Powerful Video Asks You to Imagine a World Without Hate
The Anti-Defamation League is going viral with an inspiring video that asks viewers to imagine a world where hate-driven violence does not existThe 80-second clip, released Wednesday, features fake he...
06:45 pm -06 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable iPad Hacker Appeals With Cyber Law Expert as New Lawyer
The infamous iPad hacker will get another day in court, and this time, he'll have a dream team of lawyers to defend him.Andrew Auernheimer, also known as Weev, was sentenced to 41 months in prison on ...
06:38 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable LG Joins Everyone Else in the Smart-Watch Race
After Apple, Samsung and Google, another company is now rumored to be building a smart watch: South Korea's electronics giant LGAccording to Korea Times, citing a source familiar with the matter, LG i...
06:38 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable BlackBerry Z10 Officially Available on AT&T
The BlackBerry Z10 smartphone is now officially available on AT&T.The struggling manufacturer — which is hopeful its new flagship device will ignite a company resurgence — announced on...
06:26 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Quadrocopter Drone Can Snatch Up Objects Like an Eagle
We've already learned that drones aren't just good at spying and shooting missiles in Afghanistan or Yemen. Their civilian counterparts know how to dance the Harlem Shake, play catch, and autonomously...
06:16 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Jane Goodall Apologizes for Plagiarizing Wikipedia
In an age when research is easier than ever and entire sentences can be copied and pasted without second thought, even the most venerable nonfiction writers can find themselves accused of plagiarism.T...
06:11 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Outgoing FCC Chairman Leaves Behind Unfinished Agenda
Julius Genachowski is out as chairman of the Federal Communications Commission. Capping off a four-year stint as the country’s top telecom regulator, Genachowski was responsible for pushing netw...
06:10 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable How This Mom Used Google To Build a Global Fashion Brand
This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.Google Chrome commercials...
05:57 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable 9 Hilarious Tweets About March Madness Troll Marshall Henderson
World, meet Marshall Henderson. The goon college basketball fans love to hate hit the big-time on Friday morning when his Ole Miss Rebels tipped off against the Wisconsin Badgers in March Madness acti...
05:56 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Library of Congress to Preserve First Message From Space
The first audio message to be relayed from outer space will be preserved as part of the National Recording Registry alongside Pink Floyd's "The Dark Side of the Moon," Simon and Garfunkel's "Sounds of...
05:40 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Feeling Down? Facebook Improves Self-Esteem
If you're feeling down in the dumps and looking for a pick me up, you may want to check your Facebook profile.That advice follows from new research showing that Facebook profiles help reassure people'...
05:26 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable BlackBerry Will Try to Woo Android, iOS Users With Mobile Takeover Ad
BlackBerry next week will attempt to convince iOS and Android users to jump ship by offering them a simulated experience of the BlackBerry 10 with a mobile ad that takes over their screens.The ad, whi...
05:25 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Google May Be Building a Smartwatch And Two Other Stories You Need to Know
Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital worldToday, we're looking at three particularly interesting storiesGo...
05:22 pm -03 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable 'Game of Thrones' Launches Android App to Keep Track of Book Characters
Just in time for the new season of A Game of Thrones, fans of the book series are getting a new Android app to help readers keep track of the countless characters, places and timelines described withi...
05:14 pm -03 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable 5 Awesome YouTube Videos to Get You Ready for Spring
It might not feel warm outside yet, but spring has arrived and you owe it to yourself to get excited. Oddly enough, one way to do that is by staying indoors and streaming lifestyle vlogs. What’s...
05:02 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Don't Fear Your Kids' Technology Use; Embrace it
Rebecca Levey is a co-founder of KidzVuz.com, a video review site by and for tweens. She writes about technology and education at Beccarama and is a White House Champion of Change for Education. Follo...
05:01 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable 3 Hilarious Ideas for Google Users
There's no doubt that Google remains the world's most popular search engine, but are you using it to its full potential?SEE ALSO: More Comics on MashableBelow are three comics by Drew at Toothpaste Fo...
04:09 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Yes, Cyberattacks Are Perfectly Legal Under the Laws of War
What’s the fastest way to annoy someone who works in national security? Just say "cyberwarfare" on repeat and watch them combustThe term is meaningless in the worst way—it puts the imagina...
03:23 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable How to Win $320 Million Lottery
The Powerball Jackpot has reached a whopping $320 million and will be drawn on March 23, 2013. There is one sure way to win this prize: You can buy one ticket for every, single number combination. Or ...
03:10 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable UN: More People Have Cellphones Than Clean Toilets
We're all aware technology has penetrated into far corners of the globe. But here's one stat that's difficult to digest: There are now more people who have mobile phones than access to clean toilets.T...
02:38 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable LG Joins Everyone Else in the Smart-Watch Race
After Apple, Samsung and Google, another company is now rumored to be building a smart watch: South Korea's electronics giant LGAccording to Korea Times, citing a source familiar with the matter, LG i...
02:16 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Jane Goodall Apologizes for Plagiarizing Wikipedia
In an age when research is easier than ever and entire sentences can be copied and pasted without second thought, even the most venerable nonfiction writers can find themselves accused of plagiarism.T...
02:10 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable How This Mom Used Google To Build a Global Fashion Brand
This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.Google Chrome commercials...
01:28 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable HBO Mulls Making HBO Go Available to Non-Cable Subscribers
HBO's CEO is considering making the company's HBO Go online streaming service available to consumers who don't have cable, according to a report."Right now we have the right model," HBO chief executiv...
01:22 pm GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Sony Xperia Tablet Z Torn Down on Video
Wondering what Sony's Xperia Tablet Z looks like on the inside? Worry not, cause the folks from Sony have disassembled it completely and recorded the entire process on videoFrom what we can see in the...
01:10 pm -05 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable How This Mom Used Google To Build a Global Fashion Brand
This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.Google Chrome commercials...
01:02 pm -04 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Don't Fear Your Kids' Technology Use; Embrace it
Rebecca Levey is a co-founder of KidzVuz.com, a video review site by and for tweens. She writes about technology and education at Beccarama and is a White House Champion of Change for Education. Follo...
12:25 pm -05 - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Google May Be Building a Smartwatch And Two Other Stories You Need to Know
Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital worldToday, we're looking at three particularly interesting storiesGo...
11:48 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable How to Convince People to Join Your Startup
When you’re first getting your startup off the ground, finding and reeling in awesome team members can be one of your biggest challenges. Once you’ve found the right employees, how do you ...
09:19 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Game of Thrones' George R.R. Martin: Yes, I Need to Write Faster
It's great to be George R.R. Martin. The author of the 'Song of Ice and Fire' Series — the basis for HBO's Game of Thrones — could be found at the show's West Coast premieres this week hol...
07:18 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable LoveFlutter Finds Your Match Using Google's Knowledge Graph
The Launchpad is a series that introduces Mashable readers to compelling startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here.Name: LoveFlutterOne-Lin...
06:46 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Back This $20,000 Arrested Development Kickstarter. Come On!
"Now here's the story of a wealthy family who lost everything ..." If those mere words put a giant grin of anticipation on your face, you're probably going to want to put some money in this particular...
05:59 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Invisible Friend Photo Prank Freaks Out Strangers
We've all done it — asked random passersby to snap a couple pics of you and your friends goofing off in front of famous monuments (or, perhaps, goofing off in front of a Wal-Mart or something). ...
05:29 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Interactive Robot Helps Teach Children With Autism
Researchers have helped create apps and online platforms to assist children with autism. But one team at Vanderbilt University is introducing something which may have a leg up on capturing kids' atten...
05:29 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Robot Helps Teach Kids With Autism
Researchers have helped create apps and online platforms to assist children with autism. But one team at Vanderbilt University is introducing something which may have a leg up on capturing kids' atten...
04:55 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Learn the History of Ringtones With This Wacky Song
Ringtones are undeniably the most irritating concoction the tech world dreamed up since T9 textingThose little jingles are solely responsible for the world's heightened noise pollution and the reason ...
04:35 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable NBA Star Tweets Pic of Coach's Atrocious Shirt
No one is safe in the social media age — not even NBA head coaches in charge of basketball savant twenty-somethingsNew York Knicks head man Mike Woodson, no stranger to bold fashion choices, pro...
04:02 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Tesco Uses Google Street View for Virtual Easter Egg Hunt
UK retailer Tesco is using Google Street View for a promotion that rewards users for finding virtual Easter eggs.Call it an Easter egg hunt for real Easter eggs.If you live in the UK you can claim a c...
03:25 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Gesture Chair Is Designed for Using Gadgets
Technology can be pretty great. It can also wreck our posture and turn us into hunched-over Richard IIIs if we aren’t careful. The 21st century has not been kind to backs and necks.Gesture is a ...
03:00 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Canon Rebel T5i: A Serious DSLR Gets $100 Cheaper
There's a good reason why the Canon Rebel T5i looks a lot like the Canon T4i: Their specifications are almost identical. Besides a slightly different finish and few grams of extra weight, this is the ...
02:35 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Disney Star Wars Land? The Force Is Strong With This Plan
In the annals of no-brainers, the concept of an entire Disney theme park devoted to Star Wars ranks pretty highly. So much so that plans were underway even before the Mouse House pounced on Lucasfilm ...
02:07 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Google Turns Your Favorite Website Into Smartphone-Controlled 3D Maze
A Google Chrome Experiment turns your favorite webpage into a smartphone-controlled maze.Appropriately called World Wide Maze, playing the game simply requires you to have Chrome installed on both you...
01:26 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Sorry About Your Busted Basketball Bracket
Thursday marks the first day of March Madness — and, completely coincidental, the least productive day of the yearHowever, if you've been groveling over a basketball bracket, you probably alread...
01:16 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Filing Taxes as a Sole Proprietor? What You Need to Know
Nellie Akalp is a passionate entrepreneur, small business advocate and mother of four. As CEO of CorpNet.com, a legal document filing service, Nellie helps entrepreneurs start a business, incorporate,...
12:53 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Apple Says 75% of Its Power Comes From Renewable Energy
About 75% of Apple offices worldwide, including its headquarters in Cupertino, Calif., are now powered by renewable energy — more than double the amount of green buildings the company had in the...
12:53 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable NFL Star Matt Forte Rails Against Rule Change on Twitter
Star NFL running back Matt Forte took to Twitter on Wednesday to rail against a new NFL rule aimed at increasing player safetyThe league's owners voted to make it illegal for running backs to lead wit...
12:47 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Curmudgeonly March Madness Announcer Hates Alley-Oops
Sportscaster Verne Lundquist has been in the game for decades on decades on decades. He's seen college hoops change a lot, and, it seems here, not for the better. This moment comes from March Madness'...
12:31 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Pinterest iOS App Update Makes It Easier To Discover New Pins
Pinterest updated its iOS app Thursday, adding the ability to edit your profile from your phone, and a new close-up view of pins on the iPad.The iOS version of the app also includes a new way to disco...
12:18 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Yoko Ono Shares Photo of John Lennon's Bloody Glasses in Gun Tweets
Musician John Lennon's bloodstained glasses — the ones the 40-year-old was wearing when he was fatally shot in the back four times in New York City in 1980 — reemerged this week in four an...
12:11 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Here Are 10 Ryan Gosling GIFs to Keep You Warm While He's Away
Did your computer let out a little exasperated whimper in the past 24 hours? That was just the Internet reacting to news that Ryan Gosling plans to take a break from acting.Basically, Tumblr was all: ...
12:07 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Apple Gets More Secure With Two-Step Verification
Apple has added a new level of security to iCloud and Apple ID users: two-step verification. Much like the two-step verification process for other services, two-step-verification will require you to v...
12:05 am GMT - Fri, March 22, 2013
Mashable Google Fiber Expanding to Another City That Probably Isn't Yours
Google Fiber, Google's ultrafast broadband Internet service, is coming to your city — if you happen to live in Olathe, Kansas.Google announced the expansion plans in a blog post Tuesday evening ...
11:38 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Navigate NYC Subway With Giant Touchscreens
In partnership with the Control Group, the New York City MTA has decided to go even more digital with the installation of 47-inch interactive touchscreens in subway stations around the cityThe touchsc...
11:35 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Vacation Disconnect Doesn't Mean Leaving Your Devices Behind
When my husband and I were packing for our winter vacation, I marveled at all the tech devices that were lined up, waiting to be packed. This was supposed to be a "disconnected" vacation, in a country...
11:22 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable New Private Rocket to Launch First Test Flight in April
The maiden launch of a new private rocket that eventually aims to loft cargo toward the International Space Station is slated for the middle of April.The Antares rocket, which is being developed by ae...
11:09 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Lawmakers: Police Should Need Warrant to Track You via GPS
Should law enforcement need probable cause and a search warrant before tracking you via GPS? At least three lawmakers think so: Senators Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) and Mike Kirk (R-Ill.) along with Rep. Jason...
10:55 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable CPX Interactive Founder Answers Questions via Live Chat
Got a question for Michael? Use the chat feature above to get it answered live.Michael Seiman is the CEO and Chairman of CPX Interactive, a global digital advertising media company he co-founded whil...
10:50 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable 8 Ways to Execute Your Brand’s Story Online
Scott Steinberg, a top-ranked international event speaker on the lecture circuit, is a bestselling expert on leadership and innovation, and the head of strategic consultancy TechSavvy Global. His webs...
10:38 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable 10 Students Getting Nothing Done Because of March Madness
There once was a Dark Age for young college basketball fans — a time when students dying to watch the hoops orgy known as March Madness's opening day had to face a set of hard choices. Go to sch...
10:35 pm -04 - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Disney Star Wars Land? The Force Is Strong With This Plan
In the annals of no-brainers, the concept of an entire Disney theme park devoted to Star Wars ranks pretty highly. So much so that plans were underway even before the Mouse House pounced on Lucasfilm ...
10:30 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Google Glass and the Future of Head-Mounted Displays
Google Glass is arguably the most exciting innovation in mobile technology since the iPhone — and not just because Google hyped it with a spectacular skydiving stunt. Certainly, the field of wea...
10:24 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable SendGrid Fires Company Evangelist After Twitter Fracas
SendGrid, an email delivery firm, has fired its developer evangelist, Adria Richards, after she tweeted a photo of a developer at PyCon last weekend that resulted in that developer losing his job.The ...
10:07 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Startup Puts Artsy Spin on Your Facebook Profile Pic
A new startup is turning Facebook into a showcase of personal expressionSelfless Portraits, created by Jeff Greenspan and Ivan Cash, gives strangers the opportunity to artistically recreate each other...
10:07 pm -04 - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Google Turns Your Favorite Website Into Smartphone-Controlled 3D Maze
A Google Chrome Experiment turns your favorite webpage into a smartphone-controlled maze.Appropriately called World Wide Maze, playing the game simply requires you to have Chrome installed on both you...
09:52 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Portable Speaker Uses Surfaces to Transmit Huge Sound
"Hey, man, this cardboard box is producing some pretty sick bass sound!" — said nobody, ever. At least until nowA new Kickstarter project, called Yaba, is raising funds for a portable device tha...
09:35 pm -05 - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Disney Star Wars Land? The Force Is Strong With This Plan
In the annals of no-brainers, the concept of an entire Disney theme park devoted to Star Wars ranks pretty highly. So much so that plans were underway even before the Mouse House pounced on Lucasfilm ...
09:33 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Apple Patent Could Make iPhone Cases Obsolete
A new Apple invention could make iPhone cases a thing of the past. The “Protective Mechanism for an Electronic Device” identifies when a phone is falling and adjusts its center of mass to ...
09:26 pm -04 - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Sorry About Your Busted Basketball Bracket
Thursday marks the first day of March Madness — and, completely coincidental, the least productive day of the yearHowever, if you've been groveling over a basketball bracket, you probably alread...
09:00 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Canon Rebel SL1: The World's Smallest DSLR Camera
Canon unveiled on Thursday what it says is the smallest and lightest DSLR camera ever made, the EOS Rebel SL1. Its footprint is significantly smaller than the company's lightweight T4i DSLR, although ...
08:59 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Toasting Success With Cheezburger's Ben Huh
In the Internet's "blog to riches" category, Ben Huh dominates. He purchased I Can Has Cheezburger from bloggers he met online in 2007. The turned the user-generated content site, most notably of cat ...
08:45 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Facebook Shares Best Tips for Non-Profits
Facebook's strategic partnerships manager Libby Leffler works to ensure non-profits and causes on Facebook understand how to use the platform to best reach their communities and make the strongest imp...
08:24 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Vine Artist Remixes Disney Classics
Nick Mastodon is a Minnesota native who found success in a Teletubbies costume and old Disney movies.The 27-year-old recently left his computer tech position of five years to pursue more creative fiel...
08:21 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Microsoft Releases Its Own Transparency Report
Microsoft finally joined the ranks of tech companies that publish data on government and police requests, often referred to as transparency reports. On Thursday, the tech giant announced it was releas...
07:57 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Notre Dame Reaching Sports Fans, Recruits With Spotify Playlists
Music is a part of any athlete's routine leading up to a big game — in the locker room, on the bus, at the gym and so on. It's a natural fit then that University of Notre Dame wants fans to get ...
07:50 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Feline Feelings: A 101 Guide to Cat Emotions
Cats don't come with a Kitty 101 handbook, so deciphering their emotions can prove to be a challenge. Sure, Fluffy might seem indifferent to everything other than cardboard boxes, but she has real fee...
07:38 pm -04 - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Navigate NYC Subway With Giant Touchscreens
In partnership with the Control Group, the New York City MTA has decided to go even more digital with the installation of 47-inch interactive touchscreens in subway stations around the cityThe touchsc...
07:33 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable 60+ Tech Events in San Francisco, Boston, New York and Europe
Mashable's Events Board is a great place to find the leading conferences in your industry — whether that's advertising, technology, media or public relations. This week, we're highlighting five ...
07:28 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable The Future of Twitter Is Robots Tweeting at Each Other
Twitter is full of weird stuff none of us ever notice because it mostly just looks like spam or nonsense. But if you look closely, as some have, you'll find spies using Twitter to communicate with eac...
07:21 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Tina Fey Resurrects Sarah Palin Impression
Comedic powerhouse Tina Fey coughed, took a swig of water, and just like that, began reviving her viral impression of 2008 U.S. vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin.During Inside the Actors Studio ...
07:02 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Bill Gates: Food Is Ripe for Innovation
Bill Gates is the co-founder and Chairman of Microsoft and co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. He also posts updated information and videos about the future of food on Gates Notes.The...
06:57 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Someone Paid $955 for a Roadkill Cat Skin Rug
Is your living room missing a certain dash of decorating pizazz? Consider adding a fuzzy (and gruesome) touch with a cat skin rugA New Zealand man pulled an abrupt U-turn when he spotted a dead cat on...
06:47 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Facebook Managing Editor to Step Down
Dan Fletcher, Facebook's managing editor, has announced that he is planning to leave the company next month.Speaking to a gathering of students at faculty at Washington State University Wednesday even...
06:47 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Facebook Managing Editor to Depart
Dan Fletcher, Facebook's managing editor, has announced that he is planning to leave the company next month.Speaking to a gathering of students at faculty at Washington State University Wednesday even...
06:45 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable HTC CEO Said He'll Quit if the One Phone Fails, Report Says
HTC Chief Executive Peter Chou is so invested in the company's HTC One phone launch that he told executives that he'd step down if the phone fails, accordig to a report.Chou made the claim during a me...
06:37 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable App Invites Readers to 'Talk to Esquire,' Siri-Style
You've see them in print and on your iPad. Now you can talk to Esquire columnists — and they'll talk back.Esquire has released an app for iPhone and iPad devices that allows you to have an inter...
06:32 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Pro-Syria Group Takes Credit for BBC Twitter Hack
Hackers claiming to be affiliated with the pro-government Syrian Electronic Army took credit Thursday for hijacking a BBC Twitter account with more than 57,000 followers.The account, @BBCweather, went...
06:22 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable 10 Hot SnapChat Photos Worth Saving
Before you dismiss SnapChat as a racy NSFW danger zone, consider interacting with a different group of people — because there are works of art being made on this app.Not everyone is using SnapCh...
06:19 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Google Has No Plans to Merge Android, Chrome OS
Google chairman Eric Schmidt told reporters in India on Thursday that it will not merge its Android and Chrome Operating systems anytime soon.According to a Reuters report, the executive said the plat...
06:05 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Who is Behind the Cyberattacks on South Korea?
One day after the the massive cyberattack on South Korea, the biggest question everybody is asking is: who did it?The answer, as usual in these cases, is uncertain. For lack of evidence, the most secu...
05:56 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Your Phone Can Replace 62 Cubic Feet of Furniture
What would happen if you decided to live entirely on your smartphone? No, we're not talking about some kind of weird virtual world situation. Rather, how much space in your home could your smartphone ...
05:34 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Google Keep And Other News You Need to Know
Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital worldToday, we're looking at three particularly interesting storiesGo...
05:33 pm -04 - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Apple Patent Could Make iPhone Cases Obsolete
A new Apple invention could make iPhone cases a thing of the past. The “Protective Mechanism for an Electronic Device” identifies when a phone is falling and adjusts its center of mass to ...
05:32 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Bosses Blocked March Madness? There's an App for That
One of the great joys — and frustrations — of March Madness is how many of the games take place during the day. You can either spend hours on end in hoops nirvana, or be foiled by producti...
05:18 pm -07 - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Yoko Ono Shares Photo of John Lennon's Bloody Glasses in Gun Tweets
Musician John Lennon's bloodstained glasses — the ones the 40-year-old was wearing when he was fatally shot in the back four times in New York City in 1980 — reemerged this week in four an...
05:05 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Report: 70% of Consumers Trust Brand Recommendations From Friends
Seventy percent of consumers trust brand recommendations from friends, but only 10% trust advertising, according to a new report from Forrester Research.The study, based on responses from 58,000 respo...
05:00 pm -04 - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Canon Rebel SL1: The World's Smallest DSLR Camera
Canon unveiled on Thursday what it says is the smallest and lightest DSLR camera ever made, the EOS Rebel SL1. Its footprint is significantly smaller than the company's lightweight T4i DSLR, although ...
04:35 pm -07 - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Vacation Disconnect Doesn't Mean Leaving Your Devices Behind
When my husband and I were packing for our winter vacation, I marveled at all the tech devices that were lined up, waiting to be packed. This was supposed to be a "disconnected" vacation, in a country...
04:30 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Pandora Launches For Windows Phone With Live Tile Support
Pandora is now officially available for Windows Phone.Announced during Microsoft’s launch for Windows Phone 8, the launch is not only a slam dunk for Microsoft, who is working to build its reper...
03:57 pm -04 - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Notre Dame Reaching Sports Fans, Recruits With Spotify Playlists
Music is a part of any athlete's routine leading up to a big game — in the locker room, on the bus, at the gym and so on. It's a natural fit then that Notre Dame University wants fans to get in ...
03:32 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable New Star Trek Trailer is 2 Minutes of Total Destruction
Star Trek fans, take notice: A third trailer for the upcoming "Star Trek Into Darkness" movie has been released, and it's the longest one yetWhile the first two trailers for the movie have been about ...
03:10 pm +07 - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable AE Outfitters Trolls the Internet With 'Skinny Skinny' Jeans Ad
U.S. clothing retailer American Eagle Outfitters released a new video ad Wednesday that has gone viral for its daring take on the derriere.The 30-second spot, above, advertises American Eagle's suppos...
02:19 pm -04 - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Google Has No Plans to Merge Android, Chrome OS
Google chairman Eric Schmidt told reporters in India on Thursday that it will not merge its Android and Chrome Operating systems anytime soon.According to a Reuters report, the executive said the plat...
01:59 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Windows Phone Ad Disses Galaxy S III With Camera Comparison
As part of its "Windows Phone Challenge," Microsoft compares the camera capabilities of Nokia's Lumia 920 and Samsung's Galaxy S III in a new video ad.Naturally, the Lumia — a Windows Phone R...
01:33 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Happy 7th Birthday, Twitter
Twitter is celebrating its 7th birthday with a video showing a short history of the service, from its humble beginnings and co-founder Jack Dorsey's first tweet, to the present day, when it boasts 200...
01:24 pm -07 - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Vine Artist Remixes Disney Classics
Nick Mastodon is a Minnesota native who found success in a Teletubbies costume and old Disney movies.The 27-year-old recently left his computer tech position of five years to pursue more creative fiel...
12:38 pm GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable YouTube Now Has One Billion Monthly Users
We all know YouTube is the biggest video sharing site around, but how big is it, exactly, when compared to sites such as Facebook or Twitter? Here's a hint: YouTube has just hit one billion monthly un...
12:33 pm -07 - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable 60+ Tech Events in San Francisco, Boston, New York and Europe
Mashable's Events Board is a great place to find the leading conferences in your industry — whether that's advertising, technology, media or public relations. This week, we're highlighting five ...
11:17 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable More Twitter Chatter Correlates to Higher TV Ratings, Study Reveals
A new study reveals that more Twitter chatter correlates to higher television ratings.By analyzing tweets about live TV, Nielsen and SocialGuide found that Twitter is one of three "statistically signi...
09:56 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable New 3D Display Lets Phones and Tablets Make Holograms
A new kind of three-dimensional display developed at HP Labs plays hologram-like videos without the need for any moving parts or glasses. Videos displayed on the HP system hover above the screen, and ...
09:05 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable The Science of Snoozing
Feeling a little groggy? Droopy? Dopey? Sleepy? Another 'Seven Dwarfs' syndrome? It may not be because you didn't get enough sleep, but perhaps because you opted for a few extra minutes of itASAP Scie...
08:10 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable AE Outfitters Trolls the Internet With 'Skinny Skinny' Jeans Ad
U.S. clothing retailer American Eagle Outfitters released a new video ad Wednesday that has gone viral for its daring take on the derriere.The 30-second spot, above, advertises American Eagle's suppos...
07:16 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Tiny Implant Chip Could Detect Heart Attacks Before They Happen
Swiss researchers say they've come up with a tiny implant that can analyze blood from within our bodies and send test results directly to a doctor.The device would be implanted just below the skin and...
06:30 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable iPhone GPS App Scout Offers Personalized Directions
As Apple works on improving its built-in Maps app, the Cupertino, Calif. company has left room for several mapping apps to win a place in iPhone owner’s hearts.One mobile GPS app called Scout re...
05:56 am -04 - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable New 3D Display Lets Phones and Tablets Make Holograms
A new kind of three-dimensional display developed at HP Labs plays hologram-like videos without the need for any moving parts or glasses. Videos displayed on the HP system hover above the screen, and ...
05:45 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Send Us Your Greatest 'Angry Birds' Creation and Win
Angry Birds started out as a simple mobile game and has evolved into an entire bird-filled universe. The birds and pigs of Angry Birds have also sparked fan creativity — from fan art to stop m...
04:59 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable These Pics Didn't Exist Before Digital Cameras
Back when Polaroids and disposable cameras were popular, we didn't have the luxury of deleting dozens of pictures to make space for more. We simply had to make 24 exposures or 10 squares of instant fi...
04:46 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable 'God of War: Ascension' Is a Bloody Yet Beautiful Prequel
How do you top a game that ends with you killing the King of the Gods?That's the query that faced Santa Monica Studios as it built the next console adventure of Spartan warrior Kratos, a longtime Play...
04:31 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Conference Threatens to Fine Bloggers for Not Writing Posts
If you register for next month's Conscious Capitalism conference in San Francisco as a blogger, be prepared to dole out a few posts on the topic, or you'll have to pay a fine.That's the message Consci...
04:06 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Pentagon Dumps BlackBerry for iPhone, iPads: Report
With BlackBerry about to launch the Z10 at the end of this week — the flagship of its BlackBerry 10 line — this isn't the best time for one of the company's largest customers to bow out. E...
03:46 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Reddit Is Becoming an Imageboard — Here's Proof
After President Obama’s historic campaign stop on Reddit, the Daily Dot claimed the social news site is “becoming the world’s largest image forum, where famous people occasionally co...
03:16 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Facebook Like a Ninja With These Keyboard Shortcuts
Did you know Facebook offers an entire range of keyboard shortcuts, designed for keyboard-only users?You can easily navigate the social network like a ninja once you've learned a few simple commandsSE...
02:30 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Tribeca Film Festival Wants Your Best 6-Second Vines
There's no denying you can squeeze a lot creativity into a six-second Vine, Twitter's new video-recording app. Now, the Tribeca Film Festival is challenging budding filmmakers to come up with their be...
02:01 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable 'MeanMadMen' Gives Don Draper a Regina George Makeover
When you think of a ruling Queen Bee, two people might come to mind: Don Draper and Regina George. Both command a crew of sexy minions and intimidate the pants off their enemiesAnd while Mad Men and M...
01:24 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Google Keep Launches ... For Real This Time
Days after the product's early leak, Google officially rolled out its new Evernote-like service, Google Keep.On its blog, Google describes Google Keep as a way to "quickly jot ideas down when you thin...
01:15 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable March Madness Teams Disappoint on Social Media
It might sound hard to believe, but only 26 out of the 64 college basketball teams in this year's NCAA "March Madness" competition have both a Facebook and Twitter presenceBut round a of applause goes...
12:50 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Facebook Tests iOS Notification That Nags You to Post an Update
Facebook's modus operandi is that it tests all kinds of things all the time just to see what sticks. So, don't be too alarmed about this notification feature which Bijan Sabet, a general partner at Sp...
12:46 am -04 - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable 'God of War: Ascension' Is a Bloody Yet Beautiful Prequel
How do you top a game that ends with you killing the King of the Gods?That's the query that faced Santa Monica Studios as it built the next console adventure of Spartan warrior Kratos, a longtime Play...
12:42 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable NASA: Voyager 1 Has Not Left Our Solar System — Yet
A new study suggests that Voyager 1 has left our solar system, but NASA denied this claim today, saying the far-flung spacecraft has not yet reached interstellar space.After the report spread througho...
12:34 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Is This the Greatest Vine of All Time?
I think it's obvious what you are Harry..vine.co/v/bpj7Km0T3d5— Jackson Holland (@_jacsun_) March 20, 2013Hogwarts has a strict policy against Vining on campus, but one wayward wizard has found ...
12:07 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable If Facebook Buzz Determined March Madness...
Just in time for the round-of-64's start on Thursday morning, this infographic straight from Facebook shows who March Madness's winners and losers would be if buzz on the world's biggest social networ...
12:04 am GMT - Thu, March 21, 2013
Mashable Lego 'Star Trek Into Darkness' Trailer Is Mashup Genius
If you're a trekkie that can't wait to plunge "into darkness" alongside Captain Kirk and Spock this May, let this Lego stop-motion trailer be your saviorThe trailer is a shot-by-shot recreation of the...
11:33 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Backpack Charger Revives 3 Mobile Devices On The Go
Nobody likes running out of smartphone or laptop power while traveling or commuting to work. That's why a Southern California company designed a backpack charger that keeps your mobile devices juiced ...
11:14 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Klout for Business Aims to Help Brands Reach Social Influencers
At long last, Klout is making the data it has collected through its social-scoring service available to businesses.The company announced on Wednesday it would be launching Klout for Business, allowing...
11:03 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Watch Kid President Make His Adorable March Madness Bracket Picks
President Obama recently made his annual March Madness picks, but the hoops-crazed head of state's predictions aren't nearly as important as what another respected leader thinksWe speak, of course, ab...
10:52 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Steve Jobs Bubble Wrap Art Really Pops
Image courtesy of Bradley HartArtist Bradley Hart doesn't draw or paint — he injectsHart uses syringes to inject acrylic paints into bubble wrap to create beautifully pixelated portraits. One of...
10:30 pm -04 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Tribeca Film Festival Wants Your Best 6-Second Vines
There's no denying you can squeeze a lot creativity into a six-second Vine, Twitter's new video-recording app. Now, the Tribeca Film Festival is challenging budding filmmakers to come up with their be...
10:14 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Announcing a Live Chat With CPX Interactive Founder Michael Seiman
Streaming live on Mashable, CPX Interactive founder Michael Seiman will answer questions from readers at 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT) Thursday, March 21. As part of the Young Entrepreneur Council’s #S...
09:59 pm -07 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable These Pics Didn't Exist Before Digital Cameras
Back when Polaroids and disposable cameras were popular, we didn't have the luxury of deleting dozens of pictures to make space for more. We simply had to make 24 exposures or 10 squares of instant fi...
09:58 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Kate Upton Feels Prom Date 'Pressure'
Kate Upton says she's starting to feel pressure to make a decision about a prom invitation that went viral earlier this week.The YouTube video called "Kate Upton, Will You Go To Prom With Me?" by high...
09:55 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Yahoo Brings Back 5 Employees by Acquiring Their Startup
Yahoo has acquired Jybe, a mobile-first startup that, for the last two years, has focused on helping users discover things to do and places to eat via personalized recommendations. In doing so, Yahoo ...
09:28 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Kate Upton Prom Date Proposer Is 'All in With Upton'
While the prom — that final dance before baby-stepping into adulthood — is important, perhaps nothing is more carefully scrutinized than how you ask someone to the big dance. The more dram...
09:19 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Amazon Launches 'Send to Kindle' Button for Websites
Found an interesting article online but didn't have time to read it? Don't sweat it — just send it to your Kindle for laterAmazon announced in a blog post yesterday a new button that any website...
09:15 pm -04 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable March Madness Teams Disappoint on Social Media
It might sound hard to believe, but only 26 out of the 64 college basketball teams in this year's NCAA "March Madness" competition have both a Facebook and Twitter presenceBut round a of applause goes...
08:58 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Jeff Bezos Resurrects Lost Apollo 11 Engines From Ocean Floor
On a fateful day in 1969, five F-1 engines gave Apollo 11 the 1.5 million pounds of thrust it needed to leave Earth's atmosphere and head to the moon. Just minutes after liftoff, those engines plunged...
08:53 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Everything You Need to Know About the New Pinterest
Pinterest had the good fortune of surging in popularity relatively soon after launching its beta in 2010. However, after registering millions of users, the social network still had a lot of work to do...
08:40 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable News Anchor Proposes to Herself on Live TV
News anchor Jillian Pavlica of WZDX in Huntsville, Ala., got a romantic surprise during her broadcast.SEE ALSO: News Anchor Covering Swimming Cat Can't Keep It TogetherHomepage image courtesy of NowTh...
08:34 pm -04 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Is This the Greatest Vine of All Time?
I think it's obvious what you are Harry..vine.co/v/bpj7Km0T3d5— Jackson Holland (@_jacsun_) March 20, 2013Hogwarts has a strict policy against Vining on campus, but one wayward wizard has found ...
08:19 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Facebook's New Pitch to Advertisers: We Can ID Groups That Buy Your Products
Facebook is now able to connect the dots between users on its network and their purchasing habits, and is using that data to pitch advertisers.To be sure, Facebook is not identifying users by name to ...
08:18 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable CIA to Hand Drone Program Over to the Pentagon
The controversial Central Intelligence Agency drone program might have an expiration dateThe Obama administration is going strip the CIA of its lethal drone power and hand it over to the Pentagon, re...
08:15 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable 10+ Samsung Galaxy S 4 Cases Coming Soon
Following our look at the official line up of accessories that Samsung is making for the new Galaxy S 4, we thought we'd see what cases third-party manufacturers have coming soonSEE ALSO: 11 Samsung G...
07:52 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Selena Gomez, Jimmy Fallon Sing a Mario Kart Love Ballad
There's only one man for Selena Gomez — and it's definitely not Justin Bieber. It's Mario (of Mario and Luigi), who else? Tuesday night, the Spring Breakers star donned a fake mustache and a Pri...
07:30 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable How Kickstarter Is Rebooting the Graphic Novel
Distractions has the ability to appeal to readers of all ages. A graphic novel about a former bodyguard who is forced to face the prospect of parenthood, younger readers may be compelled by its action...
07:30 pm -07 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Tribeca Film Festival Wants Your Best 6-Second Vines
There's no denying you can squeeze a lot creativity into a six-second Vine, Twitter's new video-recording app. Now, the Tribeca Film Festival is challenging budding filmmakers to come up with their be...
07:18 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable 10 Red Flags You're About to Get Scammed
You can't imagine ever getting scammed. Besides being a diligent Internet user who knows the ins and outs of web terrain, you have an email account that siphons all harmful messages into a neat little...
07:13 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Republican Party Plans a Data-Driven Renaissance
The Republican Party this week admitted something many commentators have already acknowledged: When it comes to using data effectively, Democrats have often beat Republicans hand-over-fist.The right's...
07:03 pm -04 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Watch Kid President Make His Adorable March Madness Bracket Picks
President Obama recently made his annual March Madness picks, but the hoops-crazed head of state's predictions aren't nearly as important as what another respected leader thinksWe speak, of course, ab...
07:02 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable World's First Robotic LEGO Band Rocks Out
When we were kids, my brother I constructed cars out of LEGO blocks and ramped them off jumps made from matboard and pillows. The sound of the cars exploding into dozens of pieces as they crashed was ...
07:00 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Samsung's Smart, Social TVs Coming This Month
Samsung wants to make it easier for viewers to search and discover new content on TV. The company will begin shipping TVs with a completely rethought user interface called the Smart Hub experience in ...
06:52 pm -04 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Steve Jobs Bubble Wrap Art Really Pops
Image courtesy of Bradley HartArtist Bradley Hart doesn't draw or paint — he injectsHart uses syringes to inject acrylic paints into bubble wrap to create beautifully pixelated portraits. One of...
06:48 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Google Launches Realtime API for Google Drive
Google has launched a Realtime API for Google Drive, enabling developers to create apps that can tap into Drive's real-time editing capabilitiesThe API provides developers with collaborative versions ...
06:45 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Wi-Fi Connected Scale Integrates Health Tracking Features
Withings' new Smart Body Analyzer is an Internet-connected scale that tracks your weight, body fat, heart rate, and even the temperature of your room.The scale, which sells for $149, is the biggest up...
06:32 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable After 13 Years, Net-a-Porter Expands From Fashion to Beauty Ecommerce
After 13 years of selling high-end clothing and accessories, online retailer Net-a-Porter is expanding into the beauty category for the first time.The e-tailer is starting small. Only 11 brands —...
06:27 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Watch Apple's New VP Destroy an iPhone With a Steamroller
Apple has hired a new vice president of technology, and while that's not entirely unusual, the choice person is: Kevin Lynch was Adobe's CTO and one of the most vociferous defenders of Flash, which Ap...
06:20 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Massive Cyberattack Hits South Korean Banks and Broadcasters
South Korean banks and television broadcasters were hit by a massive cyberattack Wednesday, with suspicion falling on North Korea as the source.The attack hit at 2 p.m. local time, temporarily crippli...
05:58 pm -04 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Kate Upton Feels Prom Date 'Pressure'
Kate Upton says she's starting to feel pressure to make a decision about a prom invitation that went viral earlier this week.The YouTube video called "Kate Upton, Will You Go To Prom With Me?" by high...
05:55 pm -04 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Yahoo Brings Back 5 Employees by Acquiring Their Startup
Yahoo has acquired Jybe, a mobile-first startup that, for the last two years, has focused on helping users discover things to do and places to eat via personalized recommendations. In doing so, Yahoo ...
05:34 pm -07 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Is This the Greatest Vine of All Time?
I think it's obvious what you are Harry..vine.co/v/bpj7Km0T3d5— Jackson Holland (@_jacsun_) March 20, 2013Hogwarts has a strict policy against Vining on campus, but one wayward wizard has found ...
05:33 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable How to Watch March Madness Online
The NCAA tournament is upon us and — besides three weeks of glorious games — there's just one important thing to figure out: How to watch March Madness online.With so many games happening ...
05:28 pm -04 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Kate Upton Prom Date Proposer Is 'All in With Upton'
While the prom — that final dance before baby-stepping into adulthood — is important, perhaps nothing is more carefully scrutinized than how you ask someone to the big dance. The more dram...
05:25 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Feeding the Kickstarter Beast
Between hackable gaming console OUYA and the Double Fine adventure game project, gaming ventures see a lot of success on Kickstarter.SEE ALSO: More Comics on MashableIn this comic, Scott Johnson of Ex...
05:19 pm -04 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Amazon Launches 'Send to Kindle' Button for Websites
Found an interesting article online but didn't have time to read it? Don't sweat it — just send it to your Kindle for laterAmazon announced in a blog post yesterday a new button that any website...
05:16 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable BlackBerry Z10 Teardown: Inside the Inscrutable Phone
Ever since I dropped a beautiful, pristine BlackBerry Z10 on a sidewalk and rendered it useless, I’ve wondered why the Z10 failed where other smartphones survived.As you may recall, I performed ...
05:01 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Apple Snags Adobe CTO And Other News You Need to Know
Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital worldToday, we're looking at three particularly interesting storiesAp...
04:33 pm -07 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Backpack Charger Revives 3 Mobile Devices On The Go
Nobody likes running out of smartphone or laptop power while traveling or commuting to work. That's why a Southern California company designed a backpack charger that keeps your mobile devices juiced ...
04:19 pm -04 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Facebook's New Pitch to Advertisers: We Can ID Groups That Buy Your Products
Facebook is now able to connect the dots between users on its network and their purchasing habits, and is using that data to pitch advertisers.To be sure, Facebook is not identifying users by name to ...
03:54 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Pentagon to Deploy More Than 100 Cyber Teams by 2015
Within three years, the Pentagon’s Cyber Command will deploy more than 100 teams focused predominantly on defending military networks rather than attacking adversaries’ systems, according ...
03:52 pm -04 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Selena Gomez, Jimmy Fallon Sing a Mario Kart Love Ballad
There's only one man for Selena Gomez — and it's definitely not Justin Bieber. It's Mario (of Mario and Luigi), who else? Tuesday night, the Spring Breakers star donned a fake mustache and a Pri...
03:18 pm -04 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable 10 Red Flags You're About to Get Scammed
You can't imagine ever getting scammed. Besides being a diligent Internet user who knows the ins and outs of web terrain, you have an email account that siphons all harmful messages into a neat little...
03:15 pm +11 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable 3 Tips to Attract and Retain Mobile Consumers
Every day mobile devices improve the way we shop online. As the market grows — 45% of American adults own smartphones — it becomes even more important for businesses to adapt to mobile pay...
03:00 pm -04 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Samsung's Smart, Social TVs Coming This Month
Samsung wants to make it easier for viewers to search and discover new content on TV. The company will begin shipping TVs with a completely rethought user interface called the Smart Hub experience in ...
02:52 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Don't Try This in Your Gym: Extreme Exercise Video Will Leave You in Awe
If you're a gym regular, you've probably seen a few videos showing you how to do an exercise properly, keep proper posture and make sure you don't hurt yourself while lifting weightsThis video is noth...
02:45 pm -04 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Wi-Fi Connected Scale Integrates Health Tracking Features
Withings' new Smart Body Analyzer is an Internet-connected scale that tracks your weight, body fat, heart rate, and even the temperature of your room.The scale, which sells for $149, is the biggest up...
02:27 pm -04 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Watch Apple's New VP Destroy an iPhone With a Steamroller
Apple has hired a new vice president of technology, and while that's not entirely unusual, the choice person is: Kevin Lynch was Adobe's CTO and one of the most vociferous defenders of Flash, which Ap...
01:41 pm GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Bluetooth Earbuds Aim to Eliminate Tangled Cords Forever
An annoying drawback of wearing earbuds is getting them tangled up. One company aims to address this problem by removing the lower two-thirds of the cord, and replacing it instead with a Bluetooth uni...
01:40 pm -07 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable News Anchor Proposes to Herself on Live TV
News anchor Jillian Pavlica of WZDX in Huntsville, Ala., got a romantic surprise during her broadcast.SEE ALSO: News Anchor Covering Swimming Cat Can't Keep It TogetherHomepage image courtesy of NowTh...
11:49 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Twitter Patents Twitter
Twitter has been granted a patent which describes the basic principles of the service itself.Originally filed in July 2008 and granted to Jack Dorsey and Christopher Isaac Stone, the patent describes ...
10:52 am -04 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Don't Try This in Your Gym: Extreme Exercise Video Will Leave You in Awe
If you're a gym regular, you've probably seen a few videos showing you how to do an exercise properly, keep proper posture and make sure you don't hurt yourself while lifting weightsThis video is noth...
10:46 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Lower Your IQ Permanently With the 'MinusIQ' Pill
Tired of idiots? If you can't beat them, join them using the MinusIQ pill, which permanently lowers your intelligence quotientOkay, so the product isn't actually real, but the concept behind it may be...
09:47 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable An Ergonomic Chair for Schoolchildren
Since I am sitting as I type this, I regret to be reminded: Sitting all day reduces life expectancy. Sitting is associated with an increased risk of cancer, diabetes and heart disease. Sitting is the ...
08:46 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable 'Despicable Me 2' Trailer Features Abduction, Arson and Eminem
The high-pitched yellow minions from Despicable Me are back.Three years after the original animated film made its debut, Despicable Me 2 continues the tale of lovable villain Gru (Steve Carell) and hi...
08:00 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Jawbone UP Fitness Bracelet Now Works With Android
The Jawbone UP has a lot going for it as a fitness bracelet — it's durable, comfortable and simple — but until now it's been limited to iPhone users. That just changed with the introductio...
07:00 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable DIY Your Own Instagram-Inspired Photo Booth
What's a good party without a photo booth? Nineteen-year-old Alexander Morris, from County Antrim, Northern Ireland, designed a makeshift photo machine inspired by Instagram. The get-up is built entir...
07:00 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable DIY an Instagram-Inspired Photo Booth
What's a good party without a photo booth? Nineteen-year-old Alexander Morris, from County Antrim, Northern Ireland, designed a makeshift photo machine inspired by Instagram. The get-up is built entir...
06:28 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Mark Cuban Challenges Donald Trump to 'Harlem Shake Duel'
And now, we present to you the latest in billionaire Twitter warsMark Cuban and Donald Trump have been going back and forth for a little while now. Points of contention have included their respective ...
05:56 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Dudes Stage Epic Battle Using Movie Weapons
If you're gonna beat down your buddies, what better way than with lightsabers, wands, Wolverine claws and Thor's hammer? The Sneaky Zebra bros are redefining backyard brawls by substituting their fist...
05:56 am +05 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Don't Blame Snapchat for Your Teen's Naked Pics
By now, you've noticed the app Snapchat has caught some major attentionWell-known for its promiscuous reputation, the app lets users send quick, SMS-like messages, which can include candid photos or v...
04:58 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Half of What Online Advertisers Know About You Is Wrong
Considering that they’ve never explicitly asked us about our preferences, it’s a minor miracle of big data that web advertising companies know anything about us at all. But at least half o...
04:42 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Nerds Rejoice! 'Star Wars' Video Explains March Madness
Fluent in Star Wars, but lost when it comes to March Madness? This brilliant video will get you up to speed in no time. Fresh from the YouTube channel Satire, it breaks down college hoops' annual tour...
04:42 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Nerds, Rejoice! 'Star Wars' Video Explains March Madness
Fluent in Star Wars, but lost when it comes to March Madness? This brilliant video will get you up to speed in no time. Fresh from the YouTube channel Satire, it breaks down college hoops' annual tour...
04:23 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Did the Best Thing in Sports Twitter Just Get Killed?
Well, it was nice while it lastedFor months, the Twitter account @Nets_PR — an official outlet for the NBA's new Brooklyn Nets franchise — kept hoops fans and Twitter fiends alike entertai...
04:15 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable 3 Tips to Attract and Retain Mobile Consumers
Every day mobile devices improve the way we shop online. As the market grows — 45% of American adults own smartphones — it becomes even more important for businesses to adapt to mobile pay...
03:39 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Students Confess Their Darkest Secrets on Facebook
Diaries are so passé. If you really want to pour your heart out, Facebook seems to be the popular place to do it. Instead of disclosing intimate details through journaling, students are taking to...
03:21 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Visualize the Intergalactic Saga With 'Star Wars' Family Tree
It's like six degrees of separation — but minus Kevin Bacon and plus C3POGraphic Designer — and hardcore Star Wars fan — Joe Stone has traced the genealogy of the Empire and Alliance...
02:56 am -03 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Dudes Stage Epic Battle Using Movie Weapons
If you're gonna beat down your buddies, what better way than with lightsabers, wands, Wolverine claws and Thor's hammer? The Sneaky Zebra bros are redefining backyard brawls by substituting their fist...
02:50 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch Moving to Apple
Adobe CTO Kevin Lynch is leaving the company to take a job at Apple. The news was leaked in an SEC filing and confirmed by Adobe.Lynch joined Adobe in 2005 as part of its acquisition of Macromedia. At...
02:34 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable March Madness: 17 Twitter Media Must-Follows
You've got your flat screen. You've got your chips and beer. You've planned to come down with a nasty work-preventing illness Thursday and Friday. In short, you're all set for March Madness, except fo...
02:20 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Try 'Sloppy Typing' on This Reimagined QWERTY Keyboard
With every iteration of each smartphone model comes a slew of new features. Better display! Faster! Thinner! Lighter! But with the notable exception of Swype on smartphones, serious innovation wi...
02:03 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Battle for Your Wrist Estate Intensifies Amid Smartwatch Rumors
Technology has always been a real estate battle. First it was the battle for your desktop with dueling PCs, then it moved to the living room with game consoles and smart TVs. There’s a battle fo...
01:26 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Twitter Bringing Instant Video Replays to March Madness
Following March Madness on Twitter just got betterThis year, instead of simply scanning for scores, reactions and other updates while still in your cubicle and on the clock, you'll also be able to wat...
01:17 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Nicolas Cage in 'Legend of Zelda' Will Make Your Day
One thing's for darn sure about the Internet: anything Nicolas Cage-related is an instant hit. This time, the National Treasure actor is getting a Nintendo 64 makeover (#throwback).YouTube user Criken...
12:59 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Asteroid Threat Collides With Budget Realities in Congress
In the wake of last month's meteor strike in Russia and a close asteroid flyby on the same day, members of Congress asked NASA, White House and Air Force officials what they're doing to combat the thr...
12:56 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Don't Blame Snapchat for Your Teen's Naked Pics
By now, you've noticed the app Snapchat has caught some major attentionWell-known for its promiscuous reputation, the app lets users send quick, SMS-like messages, which can include candid photos or v...
12:43 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Microsoft Outlook Ad Gives a Shout-Out to Same-Sex Marriage
Microsoft has become the latest tech advertiser to give a shout-out to same-sex marriage with an ad for Outlook that shows two women getting married.The ad comes after Amazon released an ad last month...
12:16 am GMT - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable Cops Want Wireless Providers to Record and Store Your Text Messages
The same day that Google is asking Congress to strengthen privacy protections for Americans' emails, the cops are arguing that U.S. law should require cellphone providers to store text messages logs i...
12:00 am -07 - Wed, March 20, 2013
Mashable DIY Your Own Instagram-Inspired Photo Booth
What's a good party without a photo booth? Nineteen-year-old Alexander Morris, from County Antrim, Northern Ireland, designed a makeshift photo machine inspired by Instagram. The get-up is built entir...
11:56 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable CERN's 'The Particles' iPad App Is a Physics Geek's Dream
Click here to view this galleryWhat with the Higgs boson making headlines all the time, everyone's heard of this so-called Standard Model in physics, but how many people really know what it is? With a...
11:56 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable 'The Particles' iPad App Is a Physics Geek's Dream
What with the Higgs boson making headlines all the time, everyone's heard of this so-called Standard Model in physics, but how many people really know what it is? Now anyone with an iPad or Windows 8 ...
11:39 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Google Announces 'Google Capture' for Hangouts
Google announced a new Hangouts Capture app Tuesday, a new way for Google Hangouts users to capture photos of a Hangout in progress so they can relive the magic of the event later on.“Google&plu...
11:38 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Hulu Plus For Apple TV Gets a Facelift
Hulu has rolled out a brand new Hulu Plus interface for Apple TV.On its blog, Hulu says that it has redesigned the Apple TV Hulu Plus experience "from the ground up," with a focus on finding current T...
11:27 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Apple Sets Sights on Augmented Reality for iOS Devices
Apple was awarded on Tuesday a patent for an augmented reality system that combines the real world with computer-generated imageryAccording to the patent filing — which was first filed in Januar...
11:23 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable NPR Bracket Is Nerdy Alternative to NCAA Tourney
The NCAA March Madness tournament starts today, but the real action is in public radio feuds. Radio station 89.3 KPCC has 32 NPR shows going head-to-head in an NCAA-style tournament bracket. The smart...
11:12 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Google Adds Search Filter for GIFs, Transparent Images
It's become common practice for the Internet to express its feelings through animated GIFs, however it's not always easy to locate the perfect situation-worthy GIFGoogle is easing the woes of GIF addi...
11:01 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Facebook's Lookalike Audiences Lets Advertisers Expand Targeting
Facebook on Tuesday offered advertisers another tool to target consumers on the platform with Lookalike Audiences, a feature that lets them reach users similar to those in their Custom Audience databa...
10:50 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Senators Want Police to Get Warrant Before Reading Your Emails
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) and Senator Mike Lee (R-Utah) introduced a bill Tuesday that would require law enforcement to obtain a warrant before getting access to citize...
10:38 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Here's a Cuddly Elephant to Solve All Your Troubles
Having a rough day? Scratch that, a rough life? Take comfort, this elephant is here to cuddle your pains away. He really won't accept no as an answer, so just lie there and imagine being smothered wit...
10:19 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Digital Bible Reaches 100 Million Listeners
The Bible might be ancient, but that doesn't mean it has to be old fashioned. A free, digital platform has launched the Christian text into the 21st centuryThe Digital Bible Platform is a free service...
10:06 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable 10 Sporty Dogs to Inspire Your Couch Potato Pooch
Click here to view this galleryListen up, canines: Your owners might insist that you spend all day cuddling with them under that Snuggie, but it's time to set things straight. Your bod needs some good...
10:04 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Reddit, Craigslist and 30,000 Other Websites Oppose CISPA
Reddit, Craigslist and more than 30,000 other websites are flying the flag of opposition to the Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act, or CISPA, a controversial cybersecurity bill that was rec...
10:03 pm -04 - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Battle for Your Wrist Estate Intensifies Amid Smartwatch Rumors
Technology has always been a real estate battle. First it was the battle for your desktop with dueling PCs, then it moved to the living room with game consoles and smart TVs. There’s a battle fo...
09:52 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Verizon Considers Only Paying Cable Providers for What You Watch
Cable TV users understand the desire for à la carte TV pricing; the notion of paying only for what you watch on TV. Now, Verizon wants to start paying content providers only for the channels view...
09:28 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Apple Releases iOS 6.1.3, Fixes Passcode Bug
Apple released iOS 6.1.3 Tuesday, a software update that makes improvements to Maps in China and, more importantly, fixes a bug in iOS that allowed someone to bypass the lock screen on an iPhone and a...
09:17 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Your Data Isn't Safe — Now What?
Imagine a library. Every night, the library locks its doors. But one night, a burglar manages to get in. All the books and manuscripts are gone, right? Not in this library. You see, in this library, m...
08:43 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Teen Creates Algae-Powered Biofuel in Her Bedroom Lab
The winner of this year’s Intel Science Talent Search is 17-year-old Sara Volz, who built a biofuel lab under the lofted bed in her room to explore the potential for algae to become an economica...
08:29 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable DOJ Still Arguing It Doesn't Need Warrant To Track You With GPS
A new appellate case could further clarify just when the government is required to get a warrant before tracking suspects with GPS technology.It's been more than a year since a Supreme Court decision ...
08:23 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Photographer Turns Rusty Fire Hydrants Into Magnificent Planets
Click here to view this gallerySan Francisco is a city flush with history. Among its steep hills and Victorian-style row houses is something often overlooked for its historic value: fire hydrantsOld, ...
08:11 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable 'Thumbs and Ammo' Brilliantly Replaces Movie Guns With Happy Hand Gesture
Click here to view this galleryA new blog is helping the world see that "real tough guys don't need guns, they just need a positive, can-do attitude." Thumbs and Ammo, the Internet's most up-and-comin...
07:58 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Reinventing Invention: Quirky Lets You Be a Modern-Day Edison
Ever had a great idea but not known where to start to bring it to reality? Or you've had a great idea and went through hell to bring it to fruition? Ben Kaufman experienced the latter — he found...
07:52 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable 30+ Home Button Stickers to Adorn Your iOS Device
Click here to view this galleryDoes your iPhone's "home" button look a little plain? Could your iPad do with a mini-makeover? Then we have the perfect solution: a home button sticker to spruce it upSE...
07:34 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable This Is What a Budget iPhone Might Look Like
The upcoming iPhone 5S and so-called "iPhone mini" are rumored to arrive in multiple colors. Now, Martin Hajek has published some pretty amazing concept designs showing what adding a little color woul...
07:33 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Reddit Launches Video Series
Reddit is testing the waters for a video brand extension with "Explain Like I'm Five," a series on YouTube based on a popular subreddit on the network.Launched Monday, the series has so far tackled th...
07:14 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Google to Congress: Reform Email Privacy Law Now
Google has a message for lawmakers on Capitol Hill: It's time to reform the Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA), a decades-old law that governs email privacy.Richard Salgado, Google's Legal D...
07:09 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Calorie-Counting MyFitnessPal App Works With Your Gym Equipment
Living a healthy lifestyle isn't just about counting calories. The creators of calorie-intake app MyFitnessPal know the importance of a well-rounded regimen and want to bring the experience to its use...
07:08 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable LG Says Samsung Potentially Infringed on Eye-Control Patent
It looks like the rivalry between Samsung and LG is about to get even more heatedAccording to a report by Yonhap News, LG has called out its fellow Korean competitor for possible patent infringement o...
07:05 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable 5 Exceptional Student Tech Projects
Students in the STEM fields — science, technology, engineering and mathematics — start school with hopes of someday creating groundbreaking projects. But many of these students aren't wait...
06:41 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Watch Our Fiery Sun Blast a Giant Comet
The spectacular Comet Pan-STARRS emerged in the western sunset sky, last week, and could be seen with the naked eye in parts of the Northern Hemisphere.Before dipping inside Mercury's orbit, the comet...
06:38 pm -04 - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Here's a Cuddly Elephant to Solve All Your Troubles
Having a rough day? Scratch that, a rough life? Take comfort, this elephant is here to cuddle your pains away. He really won't accept no as an answer, so just lie there and imagine being smothered wit...
06:35 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Google Babble: The One (Rumored) Chat Service to Rule Them All
Google will soon unify all its disparate chat services under a single banner called Babble, a new report says. The new service will be integrated throughout all of Google's communication products, mos...
06:28 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Google Flight Search Comes to 5 European Countries
Google has announced the availability of Flight Search in the UK, France, Italy, Spain and the Netherlands. The web-based tool, introduced in 2011, lets users find and book flights to various destinat...
05:55 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Gamify Your Workout With These Cool Fitness Apps
You're a gold-medal champion of long-distance running ... in Temple Run 2Maybe your thumbs get a better daily workout dancing across your smartphone screen than the rest of your body does in a whole w...
05:39 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Samsung's Upcoming Wristwatch And Other News You Need to Know
Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital worldToday, we're looking at three particularly interesting storiesSa...
04:55 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable How to Be Happy as a Digital Entrepreneur
This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.People are drawn to the e...
04:33 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Nexus 10 Ad Shows What to Expect When You're Expecting
Google has a new ad for its Nexus 10 tablet, and it focuses on a somewhat unlikely subject — pregnancyIn the ad, we see a couple that's expecting a baby. They use the Nexus 10 to plan childbirth...
03:09 pm -04 - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Calorie-Counting MyFitnessPal App Works With Your Gym Equipment
Living a healthy lifestyle isn't just about counting calories. The creators of calorie-intake app MyFitnessPal know the importance of a well-rounded regimen and want to bring the experience to its use...
02:37 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Samsung Is Working on a Wristwatch of Its Own
Rumors around an Apple wristwatch have been making rounds on the internet lately, but there's another major player who'd like to get in on the smartwatch craze — Samsung“We are working ver...
02:27 pm -04 - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Would You Rather Have Google Glass or a Smart Watch?
When you think of the world five years from now, do you picture the masses wearing smart eyewear or Dick Tracy-style smart watches? There's a chance that neither will catch on, but there's also the po...
02:06 pm GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Vintage Moon Photo Project Seeks Public Support
A five-year effort to recover nearly 50-year-old images of the moon is seeking public support to keep the project going.Since 2008, Lunar Orbiter Image Recovery Project (LOIRP) has been reprocessing d...
12:55 pm -04 - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable How to Be Happy as a Digital Entrepreneur
This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.People are drawn to the e...
12:33 pm -04 - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Nexus 10 Ad Shows What to Expect When You're Expecting
Google has a new ad for its Nexus 10 tablet, and it focuses on a somewhat unlikely subject — pregnancyIn the ad, we see a couple that's expecting a baby. They use the Nexus 10 to plan childbirth...
11:47 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Google Chromebooks Coming to Six New Countries
Google's Chromebooks from HP, Acer and Samsung will become available in six new countries: Australia, Canada, Germany, France, Ireland and the Netherlands, Google has announcedThe rollout, which will ...
10:57 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable 'Paperman' Parody Shows Uncut NSFW Ending of Disney Short
By now, most of us have seen and fallen in love with Paperman, the Oscar-winning Disney short that captured our hearts after going viral.The story is classic: Boy meets girl; boy loses girl; boy reuni...
09:58 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Gmail App for Android Update Helps You Search and Reply Faster
Gmail unveiled an update to its Android app Monday, enabling users to reply, archive and search messages more efficiently.Those who own a device running Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and up, can now reply ...
09:03 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Repix Gives Your iPhone Photos a Fantastic New Look
Tired of using Instagram to spruce up your smartphone photos? Meet Repix, a free iOS app that lets you remix your snapshots by "painting" on them using different preset brushes.The app comes with a nu...
07:58 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable 10 Personal Finance Experts to Follow on Twitter
When it comes to your personal finance, turns our there are some pretty awesome experts out there, specializing in everything from investing advice to living on a budget. If you’re looking for a...
07:47 am -04 - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Google Chromebooks Coming to Six New Countries
Google's Chromebooks from HP, Acer and Samsung will become available in six new countries: Australia, Canada, Germany, France, Ireland and the Netherlands, Google has announcedThe rollout, which will ...
06:58 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Verizon Awards $100,000 to Schools for STEM App Designs
Ten teams of middle and high school students across the United States won Verizon's National Innovative App Challenge on Monday, each receiving the opportunity to develop their own mobile apps and a $...
05:58 am -04 - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Gmail App for Android Update Helps You Search and Reply Faster
Gmail unveiled an update to its Android app Monday, enabling users to reply, archive and search messages more efficiently.Those who own a device running Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) and up, can now reply ...
05:08 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable I, for One, Welcome Our Google Glass-Wearing Cyborg Overlords
You may have noticed the Google Glass backlash is well underway. Once we were thrilled by the promise of the eye-level connected screen and camera technology; once we poked satirical fun at it. But no...
05:00 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Funny or Die to Release Steve Jobs Spoof Movie
Actor Justin Long, who starred in those well-known "Get a Mac" commercials, will now play Steve Jobs in comedy website Funny or Die's upcoming movie poking fun at biopics about the late Apple founder....
04:38 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable BlackBerry Rocks Out Again to Celebrate the Z10 Launch
If you were waiting for a sequel to BlackBerry's in-house band's rendition of "Keep on Loving You," this is your lucky dayThe pretend band is back together for this rendition of Etta James' "At Last."...
04:09 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Ad Agency Answers 140-Character Twitter Briefs in 24 Hours
A networked team of creatives in New York launched a new service that meets the demand for rapid turnaround advertisingUsing Twitter as a medium, the World's Fastest Agency will respond from brieʂ...
03:35 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable 10 March Madness Stars to Follow on Instagram
Click here to view this galleryMarch Madness is upon us and it's time to get down to one of life's true pleasures: three straight weekends of non-stop college basketball actionBut you're going to want...
03:17 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable New Theft Tracker Is Like LoJack and OnStar for Your Bike
If you've ever had your bicycle stolen, you're probably familiar with the frustration of  losing your two-wheeled mode of transport. A Chicago-based startup is addressing that pain point with a g...
03:02 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Facebook Updates iOS App With Cover Photo Control
Facebook released version 5.6 of its iOS app Monday, giving users the ability to update their profile cover photo on the go.Users can now update their cover photo on the iPhone with a tap of their fin...
02:51 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable 12-Year-Old Makes Case for Marriage Equality in Inspiring Letter
Twelve-year-old Daniel Martinez-Leffew is hoping a similarity between his family and the family of Chief Justice John Roberts will help bring support to LGBT rightsWhen Daniel discovered the chief jus...
02:30 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Listen to the Strokes' New Album Before Its Release
The Strokes are now streaming their newest album, Comedown Machine, on their website — a week ahead of its scheduled release date of March 25The group teased fans with the album's first single, ...
02:12 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Mashable Rocking SXSW 2013: A Tent, a Party and a Grumpy Cat
Mashable had an amazing South by Southwest this year. Lines wrapped around the block for Mashable House and a diverse crowd from the interactive community partied together at MashBash.We loved in...
02:12 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable How Mashable Rocked SXSWi 2013
Mashable had an amazing South by Southwest this year. Lines wrapped around the block for Mashable House and a diverse crowd from the interactive community partied together at MashBash.We loved in...
01:39 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Social Media Sites Imagined as Party Goers
In today's ultra-connected world where the Internet is your bestest (and only) real friend, it makes sense to party it down with your favorite social media sitesWhile a roaring shindig with Pinterest,...
01:34 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Ryan Seacrest Test Drives 'Draw Something 2'
It looks like a new version of Draw Something is on the way. Ryan Seacrest tweeted an image of the game Monday morning along with the message, “I somehow convinced them to give me #DrawSomething...
01:08 am -04 - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable I, for One, Welcome Our Google Glass-Wearing Cyborg Overlords
You may have noticed the Google Glass backlash is well underway. Once we were thrilled by the promise of the eye-level connected screen and camera technology; once we poked satirical fun at it. But no...
01:07 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Can Content Marketing Save Journalism?
Sam Slaughter is the VP of Content at Contently, and writes frequently about the intersection of advertising and journalism. He enjoys long walks on the beach, basketball and nachos, and is the owner ...
12:51 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable EA CEO John Riccitiello Resigns
Electronic Art's Chief Executive Officer John Riccitiello will step down at the end of the month, according to a release EA sent to investors Monday afternoon.Riccitiello will also leave his post on t...
12:49 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable T-Moble Sends Invites for Mysterious Event
T-Mobile sent invitations to the press Monday for an "exclusive" event to be held next week. Although it didn't elaborate on details, it appears to be about the company's future after the wireless pro...
12:49 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable T-Mobile Sends Invites for Mysterious Event
T-Mobile sent invitations to the press Monday for an "exclusive" event to be held next week. Although it didn't elaborate on details, it appears to be about the company's future after the wireless pro...
12:38 am -04 - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable BlackBerry Rocks Out Again to Celebrate the Z10 Launch
If you were waiting for a sequel to BlackBerry's in-house band's rendition of "Keep on Loving You," this is your lucky dayThe pretend band is back together for this rendition of Etta James' "At Last."...
12:38 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Let Government Scientists Tweet More, Report Says
Many federal agencies are still failing to give government scientists adequate freedom to communicate their research and findings with the public, according to a new report by a scientific advocacy gr...
12:31 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable NHL Upsets This Week's Social TV Rankings
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12:25 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Supreme Court Refuses to Hear $220k Music Piracy Case
Jammie Thomas-Rasset won't have her day in court at the highest judicial authority in the United States. On Monday, the Supreme Court declined to hear the case of the famous music pirate who was sente...
12:15 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable Will Killing Google Reader Increase Global Censorship?
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12:06 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable English Soccer Player Gives Broke Fan Free Tickets via Twitter
A soccer player who was banned for life from the Greek national team after celebrating a goal with a Nazi salute gained widespread notoriety online over the weekend. But perhaps we should have been pa...
12:01 am GMT - Tue, March 19, 2013
Mashable 'Lil Bub & Friendz' Brings Internet Cat Celebrities to Big Screen
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11:50 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Why We Need More Solar Companies to Fail
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11:41 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable 'Washington Post' to Go Behind Metered Paywall This Summer
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11:37 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable 'Gears of War: Judgement' Can't Sustain Its Solid Franchise
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11:29 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Convicted Hacker 'Weev:' I'm Not Nervous About Going to Jail
Andrew Auernheimer, a 27-year-old computer programmer and Internet troll also known as “Weev,” was sentenced Monday to three years and five months of jail under the Computer Fraud and Abus...
11:12 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Holy Satire: God's Irreverent Facebook Strategy
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Mashable Facebook Updates iOS App With Cover Photo Control
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10:59 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Beyonce Debuts New Song on Tumblr
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10:46 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable College Hoops Star Celebrates March Madness in Epic Fashion
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10:38 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Be Your Own VC: How to Vet a Startup Before You Join
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10:12 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn Are Facebook Official Now
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10:12 pm -04 - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable How Mashable Rocked SXSWi 2013
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10:05 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable 'SimCity' Players Can Get Free Game From EA
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10:01 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable 'Homeland,' 'Walking Dead' Mashup Makes Zombies the Real Terrorists
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09:38 pm -07 - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable BlackBerry Rocks Out Again to Celebrate the Z10 Launch
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09:37 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable 15 Items in Your House You Should Sell on Craigslist
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09:25 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Companies Buying More Insurance Against Cyberattacks
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09:18 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Soccer Player Defends Nazi Salute on Twitter
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08:55 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Google Drive Goes Down, Returns for Some Users
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08:45 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Is Google Prepping a Newsstand for Android?
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Mashable Let Government Scientists Tweet More, Report Says
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Mashable iPad Hacker Weev Gets Prison Time
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08:25 pm -04 - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Supreme Court Refuses to Hear $220k Music Piracy Case
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08:10 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Simon Cowell Wants You to Be the Next YouTube Star
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08:06 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable What Would We Do If the Internet Crashed?
In 1982, the Internet was a safe place where everyone trusted each other. The community was so small that every email address on the web could fit into one skinny "phone book" written in big font. If ...
08:01 pm -04 - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable 'Lil Bub & Friendz' Brings Internet Cat Celebrities to Big Screen
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08:00 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable What It's Like to Be Pope Francis' Social Media Intern
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07:49 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Microsoft to End Support for Windows Phone 8 July 2014
Microsoft has revealed the product support life-cycle for Windows Phone 7.8 and Windows Phone 8 will end in the second half of 2014. Specifically, Microsoft plans to support Windows Phone 8 until July...
07:35 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Exclusive: Behind the Scenes at Cory Booker's Reddit AMA
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07:29 pm -04 - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Convicted Hacker 'Weev:' I'm Not Nervous About Going to Jail
Andrew Auernheimer, a 27-year-old computer programmer and Internet troll also known as “Weev,” was sentenced Monday to three years and five months of jail under the Computer Fraud and Abus...
07:11 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Google Keep Note-Taking App Surfaces, Then Disappears
On the heels of Google's annual spring cleaning to get rid of arguably unnecessary products, the search giant may be taking another dive into note-taking apps.According to an Android Police report, a ...
07:01 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable BlackBerry CEO Slams iPhone as No Longer Innovative
When you're in third place, it's hard not to talk about the guys in first and second, so it makes sense that BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins needs to answer questions about Apple and the iPhone as he co...
06:59 pm -04 - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Beyonce Debuts New Song on Tumblr
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06:56 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable 85 Top Responsive Web Design Tools
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06:40 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Confused Antelope Says 'Huh?!'
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06:27 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable SpaceX's Reusable Rocket Makes Highest Flight Yet
A private experimental rocket that could lay the foundation for a fully reusable launch system has passed its most ambitious test yet, flying 24 stories high and then sticking its landing.SpaceX's Gra...
06:17 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Amazon Launches Imprint for Literary Fiction
After launching imprints for lower brow (and frequently, better-selling) genres like fantasy and sci-fi, mysteries and thrillers, and romance, Amazon's Publishing Group is establishing a seventh impri...
06:12 pm -04 - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn Are Facebook Official Now
It's not official until it's on Facebook, as the old social media maxim goesWell, things look pretty official now between golf legend Tiger Woods and ski star Lindsey VonnWoods announced the pair's lo...
06:00 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Google Maps Gets Adventurous With Mt. Everest, Kilimanjaro
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05:27 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Pinterest Begins Rolling Out New Site Design
After a three-month test period with select members, Pinterest announced Monday that it will begin rolling out a new site design to the rest of its 48 million+ usersThe design changes are relativ...
05:22 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Canada Takes on 'Social Farting'
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05:21 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Google's Spring Cleaning and Other News You Need to Know
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05:01 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Job Searching? 160+ Openings at 'The Onion' and More
Whether you're unemployed, underemployed or just looking for something a bit more interesting, the Mashable Job Board is full of listings to take your career to the next level.Since 2005, Mashable has...
04:44 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Twitter's Jack Dorsey Wants to Be Mayor of New York — Someday
Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey revealed in a 60 Minutes profile Sunday night that he would like to be mayor of New York — someday.Dorsey didn't expand much on the thought and it doesn't appear t...
03:12 pm -07 - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn Are Facebook Official Now
It's not official until it's on Facebook, as the old social media maxim goesWell, things look pretty official now between golf legend Tiger Woods and ski star Lindsey VonnWoods announced the pair's lo...
03:01 pm -04 - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable BlackBerry CEO Slams iPhone as No Longer Innovative
When you're in third place, it's hard not to talk about the guys in first and second, so it makes sense that BlackBerry CEO Thorsten Heins needs to answer questions about Apple and the iPhone as he co...
02:41 pm GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Sony Announces Xperia SP and Xperia L
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02:17 pm -04 - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Amazon Launches Imprint for Literary Fiction
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01:27 pm -04 - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Pinterest Begins Rolling Out New Site Design
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01:22 pm -04 - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Canada Takes on 'Social Farting'
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11:49 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable More Than 500,000 Google Reader Users Migrate to Feedly
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10:10 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable CNN Reporter Labeled 'Rape Apologist' After Steubenville Comments
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09:07 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Image Toaster Prints Pictures on Your Breakfast
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08:05 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Newsroom Cutbacks Are Hurting Journalism, Study Shows
The tone of the Pew Research Center's latest annual State of the Media report, released Monday, is grim. The study found that U.S. newsrooms have cut their staff by about 30% since highs reached in 20...
07:31 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Monsters University Plot Inconsistency Leaves Fans Puzzled
Days after Pixar released a new trailer for its hotly anticipated flick Monsters University, fans are accusing the animation studio of overlooking a glaring plot inconsistency.The computer-animated fi...
07:31 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable 'Monsters University' Plot Inconsistency Leaves Fans Puzzled
Days after Pixar released a new trailer for its hotly anticipated flick Monsters University, fans are accusing the animation studio of overlooking a glaring plot inconsistency.The computer-animated fi...
07:04 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable 3D-Printed Gun Maker Gets Federal License to Sell Firearms
Defense Distributed, a project for open-sourced 3D-printable guns, obtained a federal license to manufacture and sell firearms. The organization made the announcement on its Facebook page Saturday wit...
06:10 am -04 - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable CNN Reporter Labeled 'Rape Apologist' After Steubenville Comments
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05:59 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Flickr Adds Hashtags to iOS App
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05:28 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Watch 15 GoPro Cameras Add Bullet Time to Everyday Life
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04:29 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable 10 Online Courses to Beef Up Your STEM Knowledge
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04:05 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable There's a Corner on the Internet For Every Wine Drinker
Unlike the latest gadget, wine is not launched in intervals, with updates from 5 to 5S, or PS3 to PS4. It's not the latest iteration, but rather, the old wine that is better. Instead of coming from he...
03:30 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable How to Build a Winning March Madness Bracket Online
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02:57 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Who Wins? Iron Man or Shaq's Steel?
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02:31 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Top 5 Apps for Kids This Week
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02:05 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable This Soccer Ball Doubles As a Portable Generator
In poverty-stricken areas, residents with limited resources often have to wait years for electricity to reach their area. One organization aims to address the real-world issue with Soccket, a soccer b...
01:59 am -04 - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Flickr Adds Hashtags to iOS App
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01:35 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Grumpy Cat Wears Costumes to Hide From Fans
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01:20 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Zelda Saves Link in This Fan Hack of 'Legend of Zelda'
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01:00 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable New 'Game of Thrones' Trailer Promises More Violent Third Season
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12:40 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable Why Leprechauns Shouldn't Use Social Media
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12:19 am GMT - Mon, March 18, 2013
Mashable 10 Disappointing Dogs That Sound Like Cats
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11:33 pm GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable Keep Your Laptop Running Smoothly With These Simple Tricks
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11:19 pm GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable Viral Video Recap: Must-Watch Memes of the Week
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10:56 pm GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable Google Glass vs. Apple's iWatch
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10:22 pm GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable Dump Google Reader for Feedly, All the Cool Kids Are Doing It
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09:59 pm GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable Klipsch Bluetooth Headphones Offer Super Sound From 40 Ft. Away
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09:38 pm GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable RIP Google Reader and Other Top Comments
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08:45 pm GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable Watch Justin Timberlake's Hilarious Moments From "Timberweek"
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08:45 pm GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
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Justin Timberlake reunited with his late-night BFF, Jimmy Fallon, for five nights of music and comic mayhem in "Timberweek." Following his fifth return to Saturday Night Live, Timberlake appeared on L...
08:29 pm GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
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08:19 pm -04 - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable 10 Disappointing Dogs That Sound Like Cats
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07:58 pm GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
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07:33 pm -04 - Sun, March 17, 2013
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07:12 pm GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
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06:51 pm GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable YouTube Is the Ultimate Social Media Time Suck
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06:22 pm -04 - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable Dump Google Reader for Feedly, All the Cool Kids Are Doing It
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Mashable 6 Jobs You Can Do Anywhere
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05:38 pm -04 - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable RIP Google Reader and Other Top Comments
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04:59 pm -05 - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable Klipsch Bluetooth Headphones Offer Super Sound From 40 Ft. Away
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03:12 pm -04 - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable Google Doodle for St. Patrick's Day Will Put a Spring in Your Step
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01:09 pm -05 - Sun, March 17, 2013
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06:32 am GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable Top 25 Most Popular Celebrities on Chinese Social Media
We know Justin Bieber is the most-followed celeb on Twitter, and Rihanna is well-liked on Facebook, but who's popular on Chinese social media?It's a question that few people in the west likely ask, bu...
06:03 am GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable Your Typical St. Patrick's Day, As Told By GIFs
This Sunday marks a momentous day for everyone. It's the holiday created solely for the purpose of bad choices, shamrock headbands and acceptable alcoholism: It's St. Patrick's DayIt's the one day whe...
05:17 am GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable 10 St. Patrick's Day Stock Photos That Look Weirder Than the Real Thing
Click here to view this galleryThe green beer, the Irish smooching — St. Patrick's Day brings out the o'weird in lasses and lads.No matter how much green vomit and creepy leprechauns fill your S...
04:32 am GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable Apple Tells Us Why iPhone Is the Best After Galaxy S4 Launch
You've seen the specs: a 5-inch screen with 441 pixels per inch, 1080p display, a quad-core 1.9GHz processor and a 13-megapixel camera. Feature for feature, Samsung's next-generation Galaxy S4 has the...
03:15 am GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable Top 10 Tech This Week
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02:24 am GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable Hands-On With SXSW 2013's Best Apps
The Interactive portion of SXSW 2013 is now history, and it featuredproved to be a launching space for lots of new apps. The rollouts included new apps for making you smarter while you're at work, as ...
01:11 am GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable Facebook Stops MessageMe Users From Finding Friends
UPDATE: MessageMe co-founder Arjun Sethi told Mashable that the company will have more updates on Tuesday morning."We're currently working to make sure our users don't encounter any errors in the appl...
12:55 am GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable TechPet Brings Your iPhone to Life Tamagotchi-style
You fed it, put it to bed and picked up after the pixelated poops. You were inconsolable after it died, but it returned after a simple resetRemember your first Tamagotchi? Bandai, the same company tha...
12:32 am -04 - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable Apple Tells Us Why iPhone Is the Best After Galaxy S4 Launch
You've seen the specs: a 5-inch screen with 441 pixels per inch, 1080p display, a quad-core 1.9GHz processor and a 13-megapixel camera. Feature for feature, Samsung's next-generation Galaxy S4 has the...
12:25 am GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable Pebble Watch SDK Coming in April
Developers will soon be able to get their hands on a proof-of-concept software developer's kit (SDK) for the immensely popular Pebble watch. The company announced Saturday it will publish the watchfac...
12:08 am GMT - Sun, March 17, 2013
Mashable This Week's Biggest Moments in 25 Photos
Feels like just yesterday it was Monday. So many things happened this week that we should remember.The new leader of the Roman Catholic Church was appointed, Pope Francis I. China also got a new leade...
11:47 pm GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Pokemon-Themed Nintendo 3DS XL Coming Soon
Pokemon fans, Nintendo is giving you the chance to feel the Poke-love. The company announced that it will release a limited-edition Nintendo 3DS XL game system later this month, built with Pokemon fan...
11:33 pm GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Homemade LEGO Contraption Folds and Launches Paper Airplanes
With LEGO, robotics and paper airplanes, this contraption couldn't get much cooler. YouTube user Hknssn built a LEGO robot that folds and launches paper planes. It's as impressive to see in action as ...
11:14 pm GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable How to Master 'Overly Attached Girlfriend' in 5 Easy Steps
How does one learn the art of scaring the bejeebus out of menfolk? Let's consult the Internet's foremost expert in relationship clinginess, Overly Attached Girlfriend.SEE ALSO: Memes Invade Art Master...
10:42 pm GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable 40+ Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed
This week started amid the 2013 South by Southwest Interactive conference and concluded with big news in the mobile world as Samsung revealed its Galaxy S4As the ice thaws and spring begins, Mashable...
10:24 pm -04 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Hands-On With SXSW 2013's Best Apps
The Interactive portion of SXSW 2013 is now history, and it featuredproved to be a launching space for lots of new apps. The rollouts included new apps for making you smarter while you're at work, as ...
10:15 pm -05 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Top 10 Tech This Week
Click here to view this galleryIt was another exciting week in tech, with lots of news coming out SXSW as well as the world of tech in general. The two biggest Top 10 Tech stories of the week came fro...
10:13 pm GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable 5 Unforgivable Crapware Offenders
Click here to view this galleryCrapware (a.k.a. bloatware, nagware, foistware) is like the school bully that trips you on your way to the front of the class for a book report. He isn’t in the ha...
10:04 pm GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable New 'Game of Thrones' Trailer Shows Who's Fighting Who [VIDEO]
Just when we thought Game of Thrones had released its last trailer before the season 3 premiere on March 31 on HBO, along comes this commercial-length tease that reveals new scenes and dialogThe quick...
10:04 pm GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable New 'Game of Thrones' Trailer Shows Who's Fighting Whom
Just when we thought Game of Thrones had released its last trailer before the season 3 premiere on March 31 on HBO, along comes this commercial-length tease that reveals new scenes and dialogThe quick...
09:15 pm GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable The Danger of Gaining More Twitter Followers
We're all a little obsessed with gaining new Twitter followers, but the number really isn't as important as the quality of your tweets. If you tweet it, they will come.Some Twitter users aren't as com...
09:11 pm -04 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Facebook Stops MessageMe Users From Finding Friends
UPDATE: MessageMe co-founder Arjun Sethi told Mashable that the company will have more updates on Tuesday morning."We're currently working to make sure our users don't encounter any errors in the appl...
08:56 pm GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable 7 Beer Apps for Superior Suds on St. Patrick's Day
Click here to view this galleryDrinking beer on St. Patrick's Day is a custom that dates back centuries and is celebrated throughout the world. But it's high time to add some technology to the tr...
08:55 pm -04 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable TechPet Brings Your iPhone to Life Tamagotchi-style
You fed it, put it to bed and picked up after the pixelated poops. You were inconsolable after it died, but it returned after a simple resetRemember your first Tamagotchi? Bandai, the same company tha...
08:15 pm GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable 'Game of Thrones'-'Princess Bride' Mashup Is Perfection
In case you've never noticed all the parallels between Game of Thrones and The Princess Bride, this video, released ahead of the third season of HBO's hit show, will do it for youAnd it will remind yo...
08:08 pm -04 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable This Week's Biggest Moments in 25 Photos
Feels like just yesterday it was Monday. So many things happened this week that we should remember.The new leader of the Roman Catholic Church was appointed, Pope Francis I. China also got a new leade...
08:08 pm GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Retina iPad mini Could Arrive In Second Half Of 2013, Says Analyst
The much-rumored iPad mini with Retina display could be launched in the second half of 2013. That's according to DisplaySearch analyst Paul Semenza, who based his prediction on supply chain data.Semen...
07:55 pm -05 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable TechPet Brings Your iPhone to Life Tamagotchi-style
You fed it, put it to bed and picked up after the pixelated poops. You were inconsolable after it died, but it returned after a simple resetRemember your first Tamagotchi? Bandai, the same company tha...
07:47 pm GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Mars Discovery Highlights Need for Sample-Return Mission
The announcement this week that Mars definitely could have supported some form of life in the ancient past is an unmistakable reminder that future missions to the Red Planet should focus on bringing M...
07:08 pm -05 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable This Week's Biggest Moments in 25 Photos
Feels like just yesterday it was Monday. So many things happened this week that we should remember.The new leader of the Roman Catholic Church was appointed, Pope Francis I. China also got a new leade...
07:00 pm GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable 7 Pranks You Should Probably Never Play on Your Friends
Click here to view this gallerySome people say a heated game of Monopoly is enough to destroy a friendship. While that may be true, a mean-spirited prank can go just as far. Especially if it involves ...
07:00 pm GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable 7 Pranks You Should Probably Never Play
Click here to view this gallerySome people say a heated game of Monopoly is enough to destroy a friendship. While that may be true, a mean-spirited prank can go just as far. Especially if it involves ...
06:14 pm -05 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable How to Master 'Overly Attached Girlfriend' in 5 Easy Steps
How does one learn the art of scaring the bejeebus out of menfolk? Let's consult the Internet's foremost expert in relationship clinginess, Overly Attached Girlfriend.SEE ALSO: Ermahgerd! Memes Invade...
06:04 pm GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Job Interviewing 101: How to Succeed in Different Situations
Heather R. Huhman is the founder and president of Come Recommended, a content marketing and digital PR consultancy for job search and human resources technologies. You can connect with Heather and Com...
05:42 pm -05 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable 40+ Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed
This week started amid the 2013 South by Southwest Interactive conference and concluded with big news in the mobile world as Samsung revealed its Galaxy S4As the ice thaws and spring begins, Mashable...
05:15 pm -04 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable The Danger of Gaining More Twitter Followers
We're all a little obsessed with gaining new Twitter followers, but the number really isn't as important as the quality of your tweets. If you tweet it, they will come.Some Twitter users aren't as com...
04:47 pm -07 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Pokemon-Themed Nintendo 3DS XL Coming Soon
Pokemon fans, Nintendo is giving you the chance to feel the Poke-love. The company announced that it will release a limited-edition Nintendo 3DS XL game system later this month, built with Pokemon fan...
04:15 pm -04 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable 'Game of Thrones'-'Princess Bride' Mashup Is Perfection
In case you've never noticed all the parallels between Game of Thrones and The Princess Bride, this video, released ahead of the third season of HBO's hit show, will do it for youAnd it will remind yo...
04:15 pm -05 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable The Danger of Gaining More Twitter Followers
We're all a little obsessed with gaining new Twitter followers, but the number really isn't as important as the quality of your tweets. If you tweet it, they will come.Some Twitter users aren't as com...
03:47 pm -04 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Mars Discovery Highlights Need for Sample-Return Mission
The announcement this week that Mars definitely could have supported some form of life in the ancient past is an unmistakable reminder that future missions to the Red Planet should focus on bringing M...
01:04 pm -05 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Job Interviewing 101: How to Succeed in Different Situations
Heather R. Huhman is the founder and president of Come Recommended, a content marketing and digital PR consultancy for job search and human resources technologies. You can connect with Heather and Com...
07:40 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Build Your Own Arduino-Powered LED Clock
If you're looking for a weekend project, and you're especially computer savvy, how about building an Arduino-powered LED clock?A person with a creative mind, identified only as "Tobias," developed a o...
07:29 am +01 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable 'Kristen Stewart' Explains the History of St. Patrick's Day
This viral video by Barley Political is about to provide all of us green-wearing, leprechaun-loving folk some serious mental stimulation before we kill our brain cells via green beer this St. Patrick'...
07:13 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Lil Wayne is Either in a Coma or Enjoying a Basketball Game
Rapper Lil Wayne suffered a seizure, that much we know. The rest, is still getting figured out — mostly on Twitter.TMZ reported earlier the artist was in a medically-induced coma and last rites ...
06:29 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable 'Kristen Stewart' Explains the History of St. Patrick's Day
This viral video by Barley Political is about to provide all of us green-wearing, leprechaun-loving folk some serious mental stimulation before we kill our brain cells via green beer this St. Patrick'...
05:41 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable This Cap Turns Your Growler Into a Mini-Keg
Robert Scott is a big fan of beer. For the past six years or so, he's mastered eight of his own home-brewed recipes in Denver — a "great city for craft beers," he saidRecently, he started a Kick...
05:18 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Studio Delays Release of Steve Jobs Biopic
If you were gearing up for the April release of the Steve Jobs biopic — you'll have to wait a little longerReports say the film's release has been delayed, with no new release date set.jOBS, sta...
04:47 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Samsung's Galaxy S4 Is Great But No iPhone Killer
Please stop asking me if the Samsung Galaxy S4 is better than the iPhone 5, and stop calling every new smart phone a potential iPhone killer. Any new phone could be a killer if you consider a thousand...
03:59 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable 17 Awesome Vines of the SXSW Experience
SXSW 2013 was an opportunity for attendees to put their Vine skills to the test. We asked you to shoot your most memorable moments from Austin and share it with hashtag #MashSXSW.SEE ALSO: The Best S...
03:49 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Internet's First Domain Name Turns 28
The entire Internet forgot it was grandpa's birthdaySymbolics.com — the first domain name ever registered — turned 28 today, and just about no one had anything nice to say.The site was fir...
03:40 am -04 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Build Your Own Arduino-Powered LED Clock
If you're looking for a weekend project, and you're especially computer savvy, how about building an Arduino-powered LED clock?A person with a creative mind, identified only as "Tobias," developed a o...
03:21 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable NBA Nose-Picker Winks at America on National TV Broadcast
Here we present to you, dear reader, a man highly skilled in the dark arts of video bombing. America learned this the unexpected way during Thursday night's national TNT broadcast of the Knicks-Trailb...
03:13 am -04 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Lil Wayne is Either in a Coma or Enjoying a Basketball Game
Rapper Lil Wayne suffered a seizure, that much we know. The rest, is still getting figured out — mostly on Twitter.TMZ reported earlier the artist was in a medically-induced coma and last rites ...
02:54 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable IndieGoGo Campaign Saves Near-Death Gaming Franchise
How do you save a game franchise from dying? The developers at Los Angeles-based Lab Zero Games determined the only way to keep its game growing was to harness the power of fans.In the face of brutal ...
02:23 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Device Disables Car to Prevent Driver From Texting
Most systems designed to stop texting while driving — such as TXTBlocker and cellCONTROL — do so by blocking text message signals when the phone is in a car. However, a new product called ...
02:19 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Justice Is Served: Jerk Bully Knocked Out at SXSW
What happens at SXSW stays at SXSW ... unless it ends up on YouTube. Here we have a video that ostensibly comes from the Austin festival's after-hours nightlife. A drunk-looking bully — see him ...
02:09 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Trying to Play SimCity Offline? You're Doing It Wrong, Says EA
The latest incarnation of SimCity was never meant to be an offline experience, the game's general manager said Friday afternoon."In many ways, we built an MMO [Massively Multiplayer Online game]," Luc...
02:04 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Dad's Moving Letter to Gay Son Goes Viral
Image courtesy of Facebook, FCKH8.com.When a dad overheard his son on the phone with a friend discussing his struggles to confront his parents about his sexuality, the dad left his son this truly touc...
01:48 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Accused Reuters Editor Suspended, Still Tweeting
A day after a federal indictment accused him of helping hacktivist group Anonymous deface news websites, Matthew Keys has been suspended by Reuters, the company announced Friday.Keys, the deputy edito...
01:41 am -04 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable This Cap Turns Your Growler Into a Mini-Keg
Robert Scott is a big fan of beer. For the past six years or so, he's mastered eight of his own home-brewed recipes in Denver — a "great city for craft beers," he saidRecently, he started a Kick...
01:30 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable 'Veronica Mars' Movie Fully-Funded on Kickstarter — And Still Growing
Tens of thousands of fans rallied around Kickstarter this week to fully fund a project to take cult-hit TV show Veronica Mars to the silver screen.Not only did the Kickstarter campaign reach its $2 mi...
01:29 am -05 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable 'Kristen Stewart' Explains the History of St. Patrick's Day
This viral video by Barley Political is about to provide all of us green-wearing, leprechaun-loving folk some serious mental stimulation before we kill our brain cells via green beer this St. Patrick'...
01:07 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Latest Mars Panorama Shows Gigantic Mount Sharp
The towering Mount Sharp is the star of the latest photo from NASA's Curiosity roverRising more than three miles above the Gale Crater's floor, Mount Sharp stands taller than any mountain in the 48 co...
12:50 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Facebook Goes Lukewarm Toward CISPA
Facebook has not completely dropped its support for the controversial and recently reintroduced Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA), but the company is approaching the bill cautiousl...
12:44 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Hands On With the Galaxy S 4
Samsung unveiled its Galaxy S 4 on Thursday and in advance of the big event, we got some hands-on time with the device.On the surface, the Galaxy S 4 doesn't look very different from the Galaxy S III....
12:44 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Hands On With the Galaxy S4
Samsung unveiled its Galaxy S 4 on Thursday and in advance of the big event, we got some hands-on time with the device.On the surface, the Galaxy S 4 doesn't look very different from the Galaxy S III....
12:41 am -05 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable This Cap Turns Your Growler Into a Mini-Keg
Robert Scott is a big fan of beer. For the past six years or so, he's mastered eight of his own home-brewed recipes in Denver — a "great city for craft beers," he saidRecently, he started a Kick...
12:19 am GMT - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Street Performer Punches Guy in Face
If you take one message away from this story, it's to leave street performers alone. Be especially careful around the ones dressed as cowboys, because —as the dude in this video recently learned...
12:18 am -05 - Sat, March 16, 2013
Mashable Studio Delays Release of Steve Jobs Biopic
If you were gearing up for the April release of the Steve Jobs biopic — you'll have to wait a little longerReports say the film's release has been delayed, with no new release date set.jOBS, sta...
11:59 pm -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable 17 Awesome Vines of the SXSW Experience
SXSW 2013 was an opportunity for attendees to put their Vine skills to the test. We asked you to shoot your most memorable moments from Austin and share it with hashtag #MashSXSW.SEE ALSO: The Best S...
11:55 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable 25 Animals Ready to Shamrock for St. Paddy's Day
Click here to view this gallerySt. Patrick's Day is on Sunday, so don't forget to wear green to avoid those annoying pinchersWhile the holiday is mostly celebrated by humans, that doesn't mean our fou...
11:52 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable RSS Can't Fill Google Reader Void
@MichaelSurtees is the product designer at Dataminr in New York City. He has been blogging since 2005.When it comes to discovering and consuming content online, I divide people into two groups: those ...
11:52 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable This Startup Had the Best 6-Second Pitch at SXSW
An Australian startup called Sharetapes Rick Rolled its way to fame with a Vine that Mashable and NowThisNews deemed the best for any startup at South by Southwest this year.The Vine, below, tersely o...
11:47 pm -05 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Samsung's Galaxy S4 Is Great But No iPhone Killer
Please stop asking me if the Samsung Galaxy S4 is better than the iPhone 5, and stop calling every new smart phone a potential iPhone killer. Any new phone could be a killer if you consider a thousand...
11:34 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Jeopardy Burns Taylor Swift
Image courtesy of Imgur.You know you're beginning to get a rep when even Jeopardy gets in on the joke actionRedditor StripRip pointed out that a recent episode of the game show featured a pretty snark...
11:23 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable 7 YouTube Tutorials for the Perfect St. Patrick's Day Party
Click here to view this galleryIf you've celebrated St. Patrick's Day before — annual day of Irish pride and general bacchanalia for the masses — you know it can get pretty crazy. Bars are...
11:04 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Auto-Tuned Lucky Charms St. Patty's Day Tribute Is Musically Delicious
Just in time for St. Patrick's Day, your favorite cartoon leprechaun gets a modern-day update in this auto-tune remix from YouTube user Melodysheep"Machinima approached me about the opportunity to rem...
11:04 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Auto-Tuned Lucky Charms St. Paddy's Day Tribute Is Musically Delicious
Just in time for St. Patrick's Day, your favorite cartoon leprechaun gets a modern-day update in this auto-tune remix from YouTube user Melodysheep"Machinima approached me about the opportunity to rem...
11:01 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable How to Spot a Social Media 'Guru'
You know the type — those webizens who define themselves as social media "gurus," "mavens" or "experts." But what qualifies someone to have such a title?SEE ALSO: More Comics on MashableIn this ...
10:59 pm -05 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable 17 Awesome Vines of the SXSW Experience
SXSW 2013 was an opportunity for attendees to put their Vine skills to the test. We asked you to shoot your most memorable moments from Austin and share it with hashtag #MashSXSW.SEE ALSO: The Best S...
10:44 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable What Does Today's Wireless Family Look Like?
The wireless family is on the rise. With the plethora of gadgets released each year, you'll be hard-pressed to find a family member without a mobile device. Children receive their first cellphones at ...
10:41 pm +03 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable North Korea Blames Cyberattacks On South Korea and United States
Who's to blame for cyberattacks against official North Korean websites? South Korea and the United States, if you ask North Korea.Internet users in the North Korean capital of Pyongyang were complaini...
10:26 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable SXSWi Goes Global on Social Media
By the time South by Southwest Interactive wrapped up earlier this week, it had reached worldwide party status.More than 1 million tweets in 19 languages flooded the Internet over the course of the fi...
10:23 pm -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Device Disables Car to Prevent Driver From Texting
Most systems designed to stop texting while driving — such as TXTBlocker and cellCONTROL — do so by blocking text message signals when the phone is in a car. However, a new product called ...
10:21 pm -05 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable NBA Nose-Picker Winks at America on National TV Broadcast
Here we present to you, dear reader, a man highly skilled in the dark arts of video bombing. America learned this the unexpected way during Thursday night's national TNT broadcast of the Knicks-Trailb...
10:09 pm -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Trying to Play SimCity Offline? You're Doing It Wrong, Says EA
The latest incarnation of SimCity was never meant to be an offline experience, the game's general manager said Friday afternoon."In many ways, we built an MMO [Massively Multiplayer Online game]," Luc...
10:08 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable 11 Samsung Galaxy S 4 Accessories to Get You Pumped
Click here to view this galleryAfter the launch of the much-awaited Samsung Galaxy S 4, we thought we'd take a look at the official accessories Samsung will offer to compliment the new Android phoneFr...
09:54 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable 'Mad Men' March Madness Supercut Is All You Need Today
Mad Men and March Madness are indisputably two of the greatest creations in modern Western Civilization. But they're completely different things — there's no way they could ever be combined into...
09:48 pm -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Accused Reuters Editor Suspended, Still Tweeting
A day after a federal indictment accused him of helping hacktivist group Anonymous deface news websites, Matthew Keys has been suspended by Reuters, the company announced Friday.Keys, the deputy edito...
09:38 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Students Rewarded With iPads for 'Space Invaders' Billboard Hack
A hack by two Serbian computer science students, though arguably harmless and fun, could have easily ended in severe punishment. Surprisingly, it didn't.To underscore a lack of security, the students ...
09:19 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Dropbox Buys Mailbox
Dropbox, the cloud storage synchronization firm, on Friday announced that it has purchased Mailbox, a hot new email app.Under the deal, all 13 employees of Orchestra, the company that makes the app, h...
09:19 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable 5 New Platforms for Social-Savvy Brands
Dave Kerpen is the CEO of Likeable Local, a social media software startup for small businesses, the chairman and former CEO of Likeable Media, and the New York Times bestselling author of Likeable Soc...
08:56 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Report: Microsoft Has Sold 1.5 Million Surface Tablets
A new report claims Microsoft has now sold almost 1.5 million Surface tablets, with Surface Pro sales jumping up to 400,000 in just one monthCiting three people “with knowledge of the company...
08:34 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Laugh Yourself Silly With These 10 Vine Comics
Thousands of ambitious social media users are experimenting with creative video on Vine. Stop-motion animation and illustration, for example, play huge roles on the new social platformHowever, comedy ...
08:21 pm -07 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable NBA Nose-Picker Winks at America on National TV Broadcast
Here we present to you, dear reader, a man highly skilled in the dark arts of video bombing. America learned this the unexpected way during Thursday night's national TNT broadcast of the Knicks-Trailb...
08:21 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable 7 Sleek Hard-Shell Cases for Retina MacBook Pros
Click here to view this galleryDo you love the sleek good looks of your Apple MacBook Pro with Retina display? Then you probably don't want to want smother it with an ugly caseWe have found seven supe...
08:00 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Yahoo Should Seize the Moment and Improve Its RSS Reader
RSS readers may be the iPod of the web — still viable but past their heyday. For Google, though, the analogy breaks down when you consider profits. Apple still makes a bundle on iPods, but Googl...
08:00 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Pope Francis in 92 Seconds
This is former Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina, aka Pope Francis, the new leader of the world’s 1.2 billion Catholics. Here’s a little bit about the man beneath the Pope hat.SE...
07:55 pm -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable 25 Animals Ready to Shamrock for St. Paddy's Day
Click here to view this gallerySt. Patrick's Day is on Sunday, so don't forget to wear green to avoid those annoying pinchersWhile the holiday is mostly celebrated by humans, that doesn't mean our fou...
07:52 pm -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable RSS Can't Fill Google Reader Void
@MichaelSurtees is the product designer at Dataminr in New York City. He has been blogging since 2005.When it comes to discovering and consuming content online, I divide people into two groups: those ...
07:41 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable North Korea Blames Cyberattacks On South Korea and United States
Who's to blame for cyberattacks against official North Korean websites? South Korea and the United States, if you ask North Korea.Internet users in the North Korean capital of Pyongyang were complaini...
07:36 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Hulu Names Interim CEO
It seems that Hulu has been unable to find a permanent chief executive in the two-and-a-half months since CEO Jason Kilar announced his plans to leave the video-streaming company. Andy Forssell, Hulu'...
07:34 pm -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Jeopardy Burns Taylor Swift
Image courtesy of Imgur.You know you're beginning to get a rep when even Jeopardy gets in on the joke actionRedditor StripRip pointed out that a recent episode of the game show featured a pretty snark...
07:19 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Comet, Earth and Mercury Seen Together in Rare Video
A new video from a NASA spacecraft studying the sun has captured an unexpected sight: a wandering comet posing with the planets Earth and Mercury.The cosmic view comes from one of NASA's twin Stereo s...
06:51 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Can Your Business Survive Without a Traditional Website?
This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.When Jon Goldman would ge...
06:44 pm -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable What Does Today's Wireless Family Look Like?
The wireless family is on the rise. With the plethora of gadgets released each year, you'll be hard-pressed to find a family member without a mobile device. Children receive their first cellphones at ...
06:21 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Italian Anti-HIV Campaign Uses Toilet Paper With QR Codes
Toilet paper has been used to print your tweets and as a vehicle for ads and coupons, so why not HIV education? Italian HIV awareness charity Sieropositivo is giving the idea a spin with a campaign in...
06:03 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Grover Norquist: 'I Will Become a Grumpy Cat Follower'
GOP strategist Grover Norquist talks social media at the Conservation Political Action Conference (CPAC). "Is Grumpy Cat political at all?" Norquist asks. "No, he hates everyone," the interviewer repl...
05:50 pm -07 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Facebook Goes Lukewarm Toward CISPA
Facebook has not completely dropped its support for the controversial and recently reintroduced Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA), but the company is approaching the bill cautiousl...
05:44 pm -05 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable What Does Today's Wireless Family Look Like?
The wireless family is on the rise. With the plethora of gadgets released each year, you'll be hard-pressed to find a family member without a mobile device. Children receive their first cellphones at ...
05:43 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Samsung's JK Shin Pans Windows Phone Sales
When it comes to mobile platforms, we like to think it's a topic the CEO of one of the world's largest smartphone makers knows a thing or two about. And, unfortunately for Microsoft, in a recent inter...
05:41 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Beefy the Skateboarding Bulldog Gets His Heart Broken
It's not hard to see why Olive the French Bulldog, with her squished face and alluring snort, can be a heartbreakerBeefy the Skateboarding Bulldog learned this lesson in doggie love the hard way. Beef...
05:38 pm -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Students Rewarded With iPads for 'Space Invaders' Billboard Hack
A hack by two Serbian computer science students, though arguably harmless and fun, could have easily ended in severe punishment. Surprisingly, it didn't.To underscore a lack of security, the students ...
05:12 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S4 And Other News You Need to Know
Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital worldToday, we're looking at three particularly interesting storiesSa...
05:04 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Mark Zuckerberg is the Highest-Rated CEO by Employees
Outsiders may question Mark Zuckerberg's leadership from time to time, but it seems that inside of Facebook, he can do no wrong.The 28-year-old Facebook CEO topped Glassdoor's list of the highest-rate...
05:01 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable It's Time for Some Google Spring Cleaning
Google announced its "second spring of cleaning" campaign on Wednesday, in which the company will start implementing changes and focus its energy on more important products.SEE ALSO: More Comics on Ma...
04:56 pm -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Report: Microsoft Has Sold 1.5 Million Surface Tablets
A new report claims Microsoft has now sold almost 1.5 million Surface tablets, with Surface Pro sales jumping up to 400,000 in just one monthCiting three people “with knowledge of the company...
04:38 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Will Facebook's Changes Drive Away the Teen Crowd?
Monica Vila is co-founder of TheOnlineMom.com, an organization that provides technology education to families and helps moms connect with brands they can trust.Is it possible that Facebook is getting ...
04:19 pm -05 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Dropbox Buys Mailbox
Dropbox, the cloud storage synchronization firm, on Friday announced that it has purchased Mailbox, a hot new email app.Under the deal, all 13 employees of Orchestra, the company that makes the app, h...
03:21 pm -05 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable 7 Sleek Hard-Shell Cases for Retina MacBook Pros
Click here to view this galleryDo you love the sleek good looks of your Apple MacBook Pro with Retina display? Then you probably don't want to want smother it with an ugly caseWe have found seven supe...
03:00 pm -05 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Yahoo Should Seize the Moment and Improve Its RSS Reader
RSS readers may be the iPod of the web — still viable but past their heyday. For Google, though, the analogy breaks down when you consider profits. Apple still makes a bundle on iPods, but Googl...
03:00 pm -05 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Pope Francis in 92 Seconds
This is former Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina, aka Pope Francis, the new leader of the world’s 1.2 billion Catholics. Here’s a little bit about the man beneath the Pope hat.SE...
02:51 pm -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Can Your Business Survive Without a Traditional Website?
This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.When Jon Goldman would ge...
02:17 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Philips Turns Pane of Glass Into a 3D TV
Philips has launched a new line of TVs called DesignLine, and they're definitely very different from most other TVs on the marketAiming to create an "object of desire" rather than just another TV, Phi...
02:03 pm -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Grover Norquist: 'I Will Become a Grumpy Cat Follower'
GOP strategist Grover Norquist talks social media at the Conservation Political Action Conference (CPAC). "Is Grumpy Cat political at all?" Norquist asks. "No, he hates everyone," the interviewer repl...
01:50 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable How Video Games Help Fuel Space Exploration
Having traveled to other worlds in his game creations such as Ultima, Richard Garriott de Cayeux is now doing the real thing. He flew to the International Space Station in 2008 (on a reported $30 mill...
01:41 pm -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Beefy the Skateboarding Bulldog Gets His Heart Broken
It's not hard to see why Olive the French Bulldog, with her squished face and alluring snort, can be a heartbreakerBeefy the Skateboarding Bulldog learned this lesson in doggie love the hard way. Beef...
12:38 pm -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Will Facebook's Changes Drive Away the Teen Crowd?
Monica Vila is co-founder of TheOnlineMom.com, an organization that provides technology education to families and helps moms connect with brands they can trust.Is it possible that Facebook is getting ...
12:17 pm GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Samsung Appoints Two New CEOs
Besides the Galaxy S 4 announcement yesterday, Samsung also announced a big change in leadership, adding two new CEOs to the companyPresidents Boo-keun Yoon and JK Shin will join current CEO Oh-Hyun K...
12:14 pm +08 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S 4 Coming in April
The new Samsung Galaxy S 4, which was unveiled in New York City on Thursday night, will be coming in AprilThe company announced during a very theatrical event held at Radio City Music Hall the latest ...
11:38 am -05 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Will Facebook's Changes Drive Away the Teen Crowd?
Monica Vila is co-founder of TheOnlineMom.com, an organization that provides technology education to families and helps moms connect with brands they can trust.Is it possible that Facebook is getting ...
11:06 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable 100 Dead Twitter Accounts That Deserve a Second Chance
There is nothing more frustrating than a perfectly good username gone to waste.There is a large amount of brands, celebrities and other potentially valuable accounts being taken advantage of on Twitte...
10:22 am +06 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable NSA Chief Says America Is Ready to Cyberattack
For the first time, NSA chief and head of the U.S. Cyber Command Gen. Keith Alexander admitted America is ready to attack in cyberspace. Never before has a U.S. official acknowledged that the U.S. gov...
08:48 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S 4 Is Your Personal Fitness Tracker
Samsung's new feature-packed Galaxy S 4 smartphone may actually be good for your health. The new flagship phone, introduced at an event at Radio City Music Hall in New York, has a built-in pedometer ...
08:17 am -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Samsung Appoints Two New CEOs
Besides the Galaxy S 4 announcement yesterday, Samsung also announced a big change in leadership, adding two new CEOs to the companyPresidents Boo-keun Yoon and JK Shin will join current CEO Oh-Hyun K...
08:12 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S 4: Everything You Need To Know
Click here to view this galleryAt a packed event in New York’s Radio City Music Hall Thursday, Samsung revealed its newest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S 4. Following in the footsteps of the ...
07:06 am -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable 100 Dead Twitter Accounts That Deserve a Second Chance
There is nothing more frustrating than a perfectly good username gone to waste.There is a large amount of brands, celebrities and other potentially valuable accounts being taken advantage of on Twitte...
07:04 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable New Disease Registry Gives Patients Some Privacy
As advances in genomics, molecular analysis, and data processing have propelled disease research forward, scientists and drug developers still face a formidable challenge: recruiting patients for thei...
06:25 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable This Cover of 'Suit & Tie' Beats the Original
It's pretty hard to one-up Justin Timberlake, but Tori Kelly may just have done it.Her acoustic guitar cover of the pop star's latest single, "Suit & Tie," has a natural and smooth flavor that we'...
05:51 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Inside the New York Times Redesign
The New York Times is overhauling its article pages as part of its first major website redesign since 2006. The Times released an animated preview on Tuesday, and we stopped by their offices on Wednes...
05:18 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable 10 Strange Pictures From the Samsung Galaxy S 4 Launch
Click here to view this galleryDid Samsung just put on a Broadway play instead of a traditional tech press conference? Why yes, we believe it did.Following weeks of marketing hype in the form of tease...
05:01 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable If Doctor Who Had a Facebook Account
All we know about Doctor Who's real name is that there's only one reason why he would reveal it and there is only one time he could. Vague enough, Doctor?SEE ALSO: More Comics on MashableSo, what's th...
04:50 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Exclusive: Lucasfilm Launches Star Wars 'March Madness'
Love the idea of March Madness — the betting and the brackets — but have no idea how to pick a NCAA team? Ever wish you could participate in something like March Madness, but with a little...
04:34 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable NBA Player Has the Best Reaction Ever to Getting Ejected
NBA player Larry Sanders earned two technical fouls during his Milwaukee Bucks' Wednesday night game against the Washington Wizards. The second technical led to an automatic ejection, which Sanders ha...
04:34 am +01 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S 4's Camera Is Star of Show
The new Samsung Galaxy S 4, which was unveiled in New York City on Thursday night, comes with a slew of new features, as well as stunning camera capabilitiesAlong with a 13-megapixel rear camera, the ...
04:22 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable NSA Chief Says America Is Ready to Cyberattack
For the first time, NSA chief and head of the U.S. Cyber Command Gen. Keith Alexander admitted America is ready to attack in cyberspace. Never before has a U.S. official acknowledged that the U.S. gov...
04:16 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable 50 Common Misconceptions Debunked in 6 Minutes
This video is about to change your life. Not just because it is funny, informative, quirky and quick, but also because you're about to realize your entire life is a lieAll those fun facts, little gems...
04:14 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S 4 Coming in April
The new Samsung Galaxy S 4, which was unveiled in New York City on Thursday night, will be coming in AprilThe company announced during a very theatrical event held at Radio City Music Hall the latest ...
04:00 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Galaxy S 4 Goes Multilingual With Instant Translator Feature
International travelers can put away the pocket bilingual dictionaries. Packaged along with Thursday's glitz announcing Samsung's new Galaxy S 4 smartphone was an instant translator function...
03:46 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Galaxy S 4's 'Group Play' Feature Shares Content With Those Around You
Samsung announced the Galaxy S 4 Thursday, the next generation of its popular Android handset. Group Play is one of the many new features introduced with the phone, and gives Galaxy S 4 users the abil...
03:37 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S 4 Compared with Competitors
As the Samsung Galaxy S 4 rolls out, you'd probably like to know how it compares with its major competitors. So we put together this chart, showing you all the most important specifications of the Sam...
03:37 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S 4 Compared
As the Samsung Galaxy S 4 rolls out, you'd probably like to know how it compares with the iPhone 5, HTC One and Nokia Lumia 920. We offer you a stack of specs in this handy chart.SEE ALSO: Samsung Unv...
03:36 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable 6 Questions With Tout CEO Michael Downing
Fifteen-second video network Tout had a colossal presence at South by Southwest as former basketball star Shaquille O'Neal attended to represent the startupShaq, who is on Tout's advisory board, launc...
03:34 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S 4's Camera Is Star of Show
The new Samsung Galaxy S 4, which was unveiled in New York City on Thursday night, comes with a slew of new features, as well as stunning camera capabilitiesAlong with a 13-megapixel rear camera, the ...
03:31 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Samsung's Smart Scroll Is Not Eye Tracking
Following weeks of rumors that the Samsung Galaxy S 4 smartphone would come with a few high-tech eye-sensitive features, the company announced on Thursday Smart Scroll and Smart Pause, which aim to ta...
03:31 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Samsung Unveils the Galaxy S 4
NEW YORK — Samsung has just introduced its latest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S 4 to the world.The Galaxy S 4 follows the spectacularly successful Galaxy S III, which sold over 100 million d...
02:55 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Dog and Lion: A Story of Friendship
They are brothers from another mother. Or, the Romeo and Juliet of the animal kingdomIt's the story of a dog named Honey and a white lion cub named Kwanza who met at the zoo and instantly fell in love...
02:41 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable UV Wristband Tells You When to Reapply Sunscreen
If you love spending time soaking up the sun, a new Kickstarter project can protect you from the harmful effects of ultraviolet raysUVeBand, a slap bracelet, monitors your exposure to the sun and vibr...
02:25 am -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable This Cover of 'Suit & Tie' Beats the Original
It's pretty hard to one-up Justin Timberlake, but Tori Kelly may just have done it.Her acoustic guitar cover of the pop star's latest single, "Suit & Tie," has a natural and smooth flavor that we'...
02:17 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Why Does the Tech World Tear Down Successful Women?
It's the first stop on her first-ever book tour, and Sheryl Sandberg is beaming. In conversation with her friend Chelsea Clinton, the Facebook COO discusses the "ambition gap" women face in the workpl...
02:07 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable SXSW 2013’s Best Hacks
AUSTIN — At its core, SXSW 2013 is all about creativity and pushing the boundaries of tech, music and film. There was evidence of this all over the show, but maybe nowhere more so than the Creat...
02:01 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Live From the Samsung Galaxy S 4 Launch
The Mashable team is on site at Radio City Music Hall in New York City for the highly-anticipated launch of the Samsung Galaxy S 4 smartphoneIf leaked pictures and videos are any indication, we're exp...
01:54 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable ESPN Suspends Bill Simmons From Twitter
ESPN has suspended superstar columnist Bill Simmons from Twitter after he criticized the network's controversial First Take show, according to a Deadspin reportOn First Take last week, NFL player Rich...
01:47 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Feds Charge Reuters Editor With Aiding Anonymous Attack
The world of social media journalism was in shock Thursday after Matthew Keys — deputy social media editor for Reuters — received a federal indictment alleging that he helped Anonymous hac...
01:30 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Turn Heads at the Gym With This Color-Changing Workout Shirt
Fitness apps are certainly the rage these days, providing high-tech feedback on your workout routine. But if you'd rather not always have your smartphone by your side at the gym, a new workout shirt g...
01:24 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Here's Why Your SnapChat Photos Aren't Private
Snapchat, the self-deleting photo app, is a huge hit among teenagers. Kids who have grown up tweeting, liking and sharing just about everything they do on the Internet, love the way Snapchat makes it ...
01:12 am -07 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S 4: Everything You Need To Know
Click here to view this galleryAt a packed event in New York’s Radio City Music Hall Thursday, Samsung revealed its newest flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S 4. Following in the footsteps of the ...
01:11 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Aaron Swartz to Receive Posthumous Freedom of Information Award
The late activist and coder Aaron Swartz will be posthumously honored Friday, when his family will receive the Freedom of Information award in a ceremony at the Newseum’s Knight Conference Cente...
01:06 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Kobe Bryant Fumes on Twitter After Injury on Controversial Play
Kobe Bryant has quickly become a Twitter master since joining the microblogging network in early January. Wednesday and Thursday, however, he used it in a new way: to vent about an ankle injury caused...
01:01 am -04 - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable If Doctor Who Had a Facebook Account
All we know about Doctor Who's real name is that there's only one reason why he would reveal it and there is only one time he could. Vague enough, Doctor?SEE ALSO: More Comics on MashableSo, what's th...
12:51 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable How to Export Your RSS Feeds From Google Reader
By now, the shock that Google Reader is shutting down this summer has probably sunk in. Once you get past the outrage, it's time to figure out how to export your RSS feeds from your beloved reader bef...
12:34 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Hashtags May Be Coming to Facebook
Facebook is reportedly working on incorporating the hashtag into the social networkA Twitter staple, the Wall Street Journal reports that Facebook has plans to bring the hashtag to its service, offeri...
12:15 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Pope Francis Uses Sassy Fonts on Facebook
Click here to view this galleryOn top of his new role as leader of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis is also a typography aficionado, apparently.If you already follow Pope Francis (formerly know...
12:04 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable YouTube Capture Comes To iPad
YouTube Capture is now available for iPad and iPad mini. The app, which originally launched for iPhone in December of last year, lets you record videos and instantly upload them to YouTube.If your vid...
12:02 am GMT - Fri, March 15, 2013
Mashable Can You Calculate Pi Using Real Pies?
Rejoice math nerds and pie enthusiasts, today you can come together in solidarity to promote both numbers and fruit-filled, doughy pieces of goodness. Because as any calendar knows, today is 3.14 R...
11:44 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Fear Not, Digg Is Building a Google Reader Alternative
Fresh off the news that Google will be shuttering Reader at the beginning of July, Digg announced Thursday that it will release its own Google Reader alternative.“We’ve heard people say th...
11:39 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Where They Make China’s Cheap Android Smartphones
A little over a year ago, 38-year-old entrepreneur Liang Liwan wasn’t making smartphones at all. This year, he expects to build 10 million of them.Liang’s company, Xunrui Communications, b...
11:36 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable 6 Questions With Tout CEO Michael Downing
Fifteen-second video network Tout had a colossal presence at South by Southwest as former basketball star Shaquille O'Neal attended to represent the startupShaq, who is on Tout's advisory board, launc...
11:31 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Samsung's Smart Scroll Is Not Eye Tracking
Following weeks of rumors that the Samsung Galaxy S 4 smartphone would come with a few high-tech eye-sensitive features, the company announced on Thursday Smart Scroll and Smart Pause, which aim to ta...
11:23 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable The Best Cats of 2013 — So Far
It's only March and there are already enough cats on the Interwebs to keep you giggling till the summer solsticeAppropriately titled YouTuber CatsBeFunny has done the world a true service by developin...
11:14 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Teens' Nude Photos From Snapchat Lead to Investigation
Students at one New Jersey high school could face child pornography charges if found in possession of nude photos of classmatesExplicit images sent via Snapchat prompted a police investigation after t...
11:08 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Boxer Meets Twitter Troll He Punked Into Submission
On Monday, we brought you the story of how an English boxer threatened to impose a bit of street justice on a cheeky Twitter troll for one of the all-time instances of athlete-on-fan retribution. On T...
10:56 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable 3.14 Must-Know Facts About Pie
Happy Pi Day!March 14 is more than just a celebration of Einstein's birthday or everyone's favorite transcendental number — it's also a reason to talk about pie (with an e).To keep you up to its...
10:55 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Dog and Lion: A Story of Friendship
They are brothers from another mother. Or, the Romeo and Juliet of the animal kingdomIt's the story of a dog named Honey and a white lion cub named Kwanza who met at the zoo and instantly fell in love...
10:54 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Zaarly Founder Answers Reader Questions via Live Chat
Got a question for Eric Koester? Use the chat feature above to get it answered live.Eric Koester is a serial entrepreneur and most recently the founder of Zaarly, a leading online marketplace to disc...
10:46 pm -05 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Galaxy S 4's 'Group Play' Feature Shares Content With Those Around You
Samsung announced the Galaxy S 4 Thursday, the next generation of its popular Android handset. Group Play is one of the many new features introduced with the phone, and gives Galaxy S 4 users the abil...
10:44 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Bono Embraces 'Inner Nerd' at TED: Big Data Will Solve Extreme Poverty
Bono says virtually eliminating extreme poverty is possible by 2030 in his Feb. 26 TED Talk, which was put online Thursday. In the talk, Bono flips his sunglasses upside down and invites everyone to b...
10:41 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable UV Wristband Tells You When to Reapply Sunscreen
If you love spending time soaking up the sun, a new Kickstarter project can protect you from the harmful effects of ultraviolet raysUVeBand, a slap bracelet, monitors your exposure to the sun and vibr...
10:32 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Listen Up, Folks: Joe Biden Starts a 'Being Biden' Podcast
Listen up, folks: Joe Biden has his own podcast. No, really.The White House rolled out "Being Biden" on Thursday, an audio series in which the vice president will share the story behind a particular p...
10:17 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Why Does the Tech World Tear Down Successful Women?
It's the first stop on her first-ever book tour, and Sheryl Sandberg is beaming. In conversation with her friend Chelsea Clinton, the Facebook COO discusses the "ambition gap" women face in the workpl...
10:17 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Space Station Astronauts Return to Earth Tonight: Watch Online
Three astronauts are scheduled to return to Earth March 14 after 141 days on board the International Space Station.NASA astronaut Kevin Ford and Russian cosmonauts Oleg Novitskiy and Evgeny Tarelkin's...
10:07 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable SXSW 2013’s Best Hacks
AUSTIN — At its core, SXSW 2013 is all about creativity and pushing the boundaries of tech, music and film. There was evidence of this all over the show, but maybe nowhere more so than the Creat...
10:02 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S: A Brief History
Click here to view this galleryAs we await the unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy S IV, we thought it would be an interesting exercise to take a look back at the Galaxy S series since its debut in 2010A ...
09:54 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable ESPN Suspends Bill Simmons From Twitter
ESPN has suspended superstar columnist Bill Simmons from Twitter after he criticized the network's controversial First Take show, according to a Deadspin reportOn First Take last week, NFL player Rich...
09:50 pm -07 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Exclusive: Lucasfilm Launches Star Wars 'March Madness'
Love the idea of March Madness — the betting and the brackets — but have no idea how to pick a NCAA team? Ever wish you could participate in something like March Madness, but with a little...
09:47 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Feds Charge Reuters Editor With Aiding Anonymous Attack
The world of social media journalism was in shock Thursday after Matthew Keys — deputy social media editor for Reuters — received a federal indictment alleging that he helped Anonymous hac...
09:39 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable iPad Could Be Wirelessly Charged Through the Smart Cover
A new patent application submitted by Apple describes an interesting way of charging the iPad — through a wireless charger built into the device's Smart CoverThe application, filed back in Septe...
09:24 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Fail! Soccer Player Hits Post 4 Times on 1 Miss
So close ... and yet so far. A Greek soccer player hits one post twice, the crossbar once and the other post once in an all-time agonizing missSEE ALSO: Boxer Hunts Down Cowardly Twitter Troll for Dig...
09:24 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Here's Why Your SnapChat Photos Aren't Private
Snapchat, the self-deleting photo app, is a huge hit among teenagers. Kids who have grown up tweeting, liking and sharing just about everything they do on the Internet, love the way Snapchat makes it ...
09:19 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Steve Jobs Rejected Shaq's Request for an Early iPhone
AUSTIN — "Stevey baby, it's Shaqy, can I get one of those iPhones?" Shaquille O'Neal remembers asking then-Apple CEO Steve Jobs during several phone calls in 2007 after Apple announced the origi...
09:16 pm -07 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable 50 Common Misconceptions Debunked in 6 Minutes
This video is about to change your life. Not just because it is funny, informative, quirky and quick, but also because you're about to realize your entire life is a lieAll those fun facts, little gems...
09:11 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Aaron Swartz to Receive Posthumous Freedom of Information Award
The late activist and coder Aaron Swartz will be posthumously honored Friday, when his family will receive the Freedom of Information award in a ceremony at the Newseum’s Knight Conference Cente...
09:05 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable New York City Dazzles in Timelapse Video Series
Timelapses have been a particularly popular trend as of late, and New York City has always been a hot spot because of its' edgy beauty — but Samuel Orr is taking the entire concept to a new leve...
08:57 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Amazon Puts Samsung Galaxy S III on Sale
In the hours leading up to the launch of the next-generation Samsung smartphone, the Galaxy S IV, online retailer Amazon is having a limited-time sale for its predecessor, the Samsung Galaxy S III, as...
08:51 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable How to Export Your RSS Feeds From Google Reader
By now, the shock that Google Reader is shutting down this summer has probably sunk in. Once you get past the outrage, it's time to figure out how to export your RSS feeds from your beloved reader bef...
08:50 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Jury: Nintendo Must Pay $30.2 Million for 3DS Patent Violation
Nintendo owes a former Sony employee a $30.2 million paycheck for violating his 3D display technology patent with its 3DS handheld gaming system, a jury decided late Wednesday.Seijiro Tomita filed sui...
08:46 pm -07 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Galaxy S 4's 'Group Play' Feature Shares Content With Those Around You
Samsung announced the Galaxy S 4 Thursday, the next generation of its popular Android handset. Group Play is one of the many new features introduced with the phone, and gives Galaxy S 4 users the abil...
08:37 pm -07 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S 4 Compared with Competitors
As the Samsung Galaxy S 4 rolls out, you'd probably like to know how it compares with its major competitors. So we put together this chart, showing you all the most important specifications of the Sam...
08:34 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Hashtags May Be Coming to Facebook
Facebook is reportedly working on incorporating the hashtag into the social networkA Twitter staple, the Wall Street Journal reports that Facebook has plans to bring the hashtag to its service, offeri...
08:28 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Toasting Success With Cindy Gallop, Champion of 'Real' Sex
Few startups are more brazen, and few entrepreneurs are more irreverent than Cindy Gallop, perhaps most known for her brief yet epic 2009 TED talkGallop, a former BBH branding exec who dates men in th...
08:25 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Google Maps Chief Steps Down
Jeff Huber, the man in charge of Google Maps, is moving on to a new role at the company amid a larger restructuring, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.Google is reportedly dividing up M...
08:18 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable How Celebrities' Financial Information Got Leaked
On Monday, the financial information of a handful of celebrities were exposed by a mysterious website titled "The Secret Files." The stripped-down website, which looks a lot like a site made in 1997, ...
08:04 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable YouTube Capture Comes To iPad
YouTube Capture is now available for iPad and iPad mini. The app, which originally launched for iPhone in December of last year, lets you record videos and instantly upload them to YouTube.If your vid...
08:02 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Can You Calculate Pi Using Real Pies?
Rejoice math nerds and pie enthusiasts, today you can come together in solidarity to promote both numbers and fruit-filled, doughy pieces of goodness. Because as any calendar knows, today is 3.14 R...
07:55 pm -07 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Dog and Lion: A Story of Friendship
They are brothers from another mother. Or, the Romeo and Juliet of the animal kingdomIt's the story of a dog named Honey and a white lion cub named Kwanza who met at the zoo and instantly fell in love...
07:55 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable What Happens to Disney Princesses After 'Happily Ever After'?
It's a special formula for Disney: Boy meets girl, boy saves girl, boy and girl live happily ever after. Roll the creditsBut what about after the two dance off into the sunset? Life after all isn't al...
07:43 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Chris Hadfield Becomes First Canadian Space Station Commander
For the first time in history, a Canadian has taken charge of a space missionChris Hadfield, an astronaut since 1992 with the Canadian Space Agency (CSA), took command of the International Space Stati...
07:39 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Where They Make China’s Cheap Android Smartphones
A little over a year ago, 38-year-old entrepreneur Liang Liwan wasn’t making smartphones at all. This year, he expects to build 10 million of them.Liang’s company, Xunrui Communications, b...
07:31 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable The Modem: Much More Than a Dial-Up Sound
56k. Nope, not your older brother's salary. Nor the number of spare buttons in your grandma's closet. It's the bitrate of one of history's most commercial modemsYou might recognize this era of modem t...
07:23 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Hitler Isn't Happy About The Google Reader Shutdown
Add Hitler to the list of people frustrated by Google's decision to shut down Google Reader.In the latest addition to the Hitler Reacts meme, Hitler fumes over the news that his favorite RSS reader is...
07:23 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable The Best Cats of 2013 — So Far
It's only March and there are already enough cats on the Interwebs to keep you giggling till the summer solsticeAppropriately titled YouTuber CatsBeFunny has done the world a true service by developin...
07:12 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable 50+ Events in Social Media Strategy, PR and More
Whether you're looking to make industry contacts or learn the latest trends in advertising, technology and media, Mashable's Events Board has something for you. We picked four of the latest events, li...
07:08 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Boxer Meets Twitter Troll He Punked Into Submission
On Monday, we brought you the story of how an English boxer threatened to impose a bit of street justice on a cheeky Twitter troll for one of the all-time instances of athlete-on-fan retribution. On T...
07:02 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Astonishing Experiment Reshapes Water Particles Using Sound Waves
Prepare yourself for some type of water wizardry because you're about to see H2O act like it never has before.Armed with sound waves and a camera, YouTube user Brusspup makes water particles dance, sp...
06:56 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Meet Yelp, Uber and More Top Employers at Mashable’s Online Career Fairs
Have you been searching for your dream job in the Northeast or West Coast? Do you fantasize about meeting recruiters from leading brands and chatting with them one-on-one? Then you should sign up for ...
06:56 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable 3.14 Must-Know Facts About Pie
Happy Pi Day!March 14 is more than just a celebration of Einstein's birthday or everyone's favorite transcendental number — it's also a reason to talk about pie (with an e).To keep you up to its...
06:53 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable 10 Must-Have Apps for Dog Owners
Click here to view this galleryYour dog is your best, most loyal friend, and you want to make sure he's getting the best care he can get. As technology addresses real-life needs more and more each day...
06:51 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable White House Deletes Google Reader Petition
Sorry, Google Reader fans: You probably won't be getting support from the leader of the free world any time soon.The White House has deleted a petition calling for President Barack Obama to ask Google...
06:47 pm -07 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Feds Charge Reuters Editor With Aiding Anonymous Attack
The world of social media journalism was in shock Thursday after Matthew Keys — deputy social media editor for Reuters — received a federal indictment alleging that he helped Anonymous hac...
06:46 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable How to Watch the Samsung Galaxy S IV Launch Online
We're just hours away from the Samsung Galaxy S IV smartphone launch in New York City, the first time the Korean manufacturer will unveil a device in the U.S. and not overseas.The event — which ...
06:44 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Bono Embraces 'Inner Nerd' at TED: Big Data Will Solve Extreme Poverty
Bono says virtually eliminating extreme poverty is possible by 2030 in his Feb. 26 TED Talk, which was put online Thursday. In the talk, Bono flips his sunglasses upside down and invites everyone to b...
06:32 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable This Is How an Average Dog Became Internet-Famous
David Fung and Yena Kim are your average New York City coupleThey're an artsy pair — he's a graphic artist, she's a women's fashion designer. The couple share their Upper East Side apartment wit...
06:08 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Apple Exec Slams Android Ahead of Samsung Galaxy S IV Launch
Samsung will unveil their much-hyped Galaxy S IV phone Thursday, but one of Apple's top execs decided to preempt the event by going on the attack.Phil Schiller, Apple's SVP of worldwide marketing, cri...
06:02 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S: A Brief History
Click here to view this galleryAs we await the unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy S IV, we thought it would be an interesting exercise to take a look back at the Galaxy S series since its debut in 2010A ...
06:00 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Warby Parker Co-Founder Launches Men's Grooming Brand
The drugstore checkout line seems ironic: I'm waiting in line to give you money? Warby Parker brought a better buying experience to eyewear, and now one of the four founders, Jeff Raider, is back with...
05:19 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Steve Jobs Rejected Shaq's Request for an Early iPhone
AUSTIN — "Stevey baby, it's Shaqy, can I get one of those iPhones?" Shaquille O'Neal remembers asking then-Apple CEO Steve Jobs during several phone calls in 2007 after Apple announced the origi...
04:54 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Google to Kill Google Reader And Other News You Need to Know
Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital worldToday, we're looking at three particularly interesting stories. ...
04:50 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Jury: Nintendo Must Pay $30.2 Million for 3DS Patent Violation
Nintendo owes a former Sony employee a $30.2 million paycheck for violating his 3D display technology patent with its 3DS handheld gaming system, a jury decided late Wednesday.Seijiro Tomita filed sui...
04:15 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Happy Pi Day: 10 YouTube Videos for Math Geeks
Click here to view this galleryHappy Pi Day! Math nerds chose March 14 (3.14) to celebrate their passion for pi, but it also happens to be Albert Einstein's birthday, so all the more reason to geek ou...
04:08 pm -07 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Boxer Meets Twitter Troll He Punked Into Submission
On Monday, we brought you the story of how an English boxer threatened to impose a bit of street justice on a cheeky Twitter troll for one of the all-time instances of athlete-on-fan retribution. On T...
02:22 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Walgreens Building First Self-Powered Store
Walgreens — the largest pharmacy retail chain in the United States — has announced plans to reduce its carbon footprint by building a store that generates all of its required electricity o...
01:32 pm -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable CERN: We've Got the 'God Particle'
Scientists at the CERN's Large Hadron Collider are now certain they have found a Higgs boson particle.Known as "The God Particle," the once theoretical Higgs boson is the mechanism that gives mass to ...
01:25 pm +07 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Twitter App Now Available for Windows 8 and RT
The wait is over: Twitter has finally launched its native app for Windows 8 and RT.Now available in the Windows Store, the app "introduces new functionality" that makes use of Windows 8's tiled interf...
01:17 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Unnamed BlackBerry Partner Buys 1 Million BlackBerry 10 Smartphones
An "established" partner of Canada's BlackBerry has placed an order for one million BlackBerry 10 smartphones, the company has announcedThis is the "largest ever single purchase order" in the company'...
01:08 pm -05 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Apple Exec Slams Android Ahead of Samsung Galaxy S IV Launch
Samsung will unveil their much-hyped Galaxy S IV phone Thursday, but one of Apple's top execs decided to preempt the event by going on the attack.Phil Schiller, Apple's SVP of worldwide marketing, cri...
12:28 pm GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable What to Wear on a 100-Year Starship Voyage
In science fiction shows like Star Trek, spacefarers can leap from planet to planet as fast as they can change a T-shirt. But star hopping is going to take a lot longer in "real life," assuming it's p...
11:27 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Fan Site Demands Google Reader Be Brought Back
Following Google's surprise announcement that it will be killing Reader this July, fans of the popular RSS service took their rage online by venting on Twitter and even mounting a petition.SEE ALSO: H...
10:42 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Check Out These Google Reader Alternatives
Click here to view this galleryWith the news that Google is killing off Google Reader as of July 1, 2013, users everywhere are on the lookout for potential replacements.Replacing Google Reader isn't e...
09:58 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Steve Jobs' Life Is Subject of New Manga Comic Series
Steve Jobs will be immortalized in comic-book form, as a Japanese manga series will detail his life story on its pagesBased on the best-selling biography by Walter Isaacson, the comic will appear in a...
09:58 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Here's the Comic-Book Version of Steve Jobs
Steve Jobs will be immortalized in comic-book form, as a Japanese manga series will detail his life story on its pagesBased on the best-selling biography by Walter Isaacson, the comic will appear in a...
09:07 am +01 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable What to Expect at the Samsung Galaxy S IV Launch
Samsung is gearing up to unveil its next-generation smartphone, the Galaxy S IV, in New York City on Thursday, a launch that further positions the company as Apple's biggest competitor.The Korean elec...
09:01 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable What It's Like to Get Online After 25 Years in Prison
Written by Michael SantosThe Internet did not exist when I began serving my prison sentence in 1987. I didn’t have direct access to the Internet as it dawned onto popular culture and became main...
08:07 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable What to Expect at the Samsung Galaxy S IV Launch
Samsung is gearing up to unveil its next-generation smartphone, the Galaxy S IV, in New York City on Thursday, a launch that further positions the company as Apple's biggest competitor.The Korean elec...
07:34 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Maintain Your Memory With Brain Fitness Games
When was the last time you memorized a phone number? Or the last time you did simple division without help from your smartphone? Using mobile devices as a stand-in for everyday cognitive functions has...
07:01 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Nice Laundry Wants to Help Men Love Their Sock Drawers
The Launchpad is a series that introduces Mashable readers to compelling startups. If you would like to have your startup considered for inclusion, please see the details here.Name: Nice LaundryOne-Li...
06:25 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Twitter App Now Available for Windows 8 and RT
The wait is over: Twitter has finally launched its native app for Windows 8 and RT.Now available in the Windows Store, the app "introduces new functionality" that makes use of Windows 8's tiled interf...
06:17 am +05 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable 7 Apps From SXSW You Don't Want to Miss
Click here to view this gallerySXSW is traditionally a huge launching place for mobile apps. This year brought with it some significant updates from popular apps such as Path and Banjo, as well as a n...
06:12 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable The Best Swag Bags From SXSW 2013
Everybody loves some good swag, and SXSW is the perfect place to score some cool goodies. We called for our readers who attended SXSW 2013 to take a photo of their favorite swag and send it to us usin...
05:29 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable LG's 'Smart Video' Feature Uses Eye Recognition To Control Video Playback
LG announced Wednesday that it will be bringing Smart Video, a feature that uses eye recognition to control video playback, to the Optimus G Pro.With Smart Video, the phone will recognize the position...
05:11 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Hey Google, We Still Love Reader
Hear that clunking sound? That's thousands of jaws dropping at the news that Google Reader is going to be retired come July 1, 2013. That whooshing sound is "Google Reader" shooting to the top of Twit...
04:59 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Life Before and After Cellphones
In the digital age, we tend to rely on our phones for everything: communicating with others, finding the best directions, passing the time with apps. The list goes on and onSEE ALSO: More Comics on Ma...
04:58 am -05 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Here's the Comic-Book Version of Steve Jobs
Steve Jobs will be immortalized in comic-book form, as a Japanese manga series will detail his life story on its pagesBased on the best-selling biography by Walter Isaacson, the comic will appear in a...
04:42 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Quora Users Share Secret Acts of Kindness
In an era in which online discussion boards can sometimes become contentious cesspools of bickering or breeding grounds for misinformed political rantings, it's refreshing when an ...
04:23 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable America's 3 Biggest Cybersecurity Vunerabilities
When James Clapper, the country's top intelligence official, visited Capitol Hill this week to discuss the major threats facing America, he put cyberattacks at the top of the listThe lengthy discussio...
04:23 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable America's 3 Biggest Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities
When James Clapper, the country's top intelligence official, visited Capitol Hill this week to discuss the major threats facing America, he put cyberattacks at the top of the listThe lengthy discussio...
04:07 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Heisman Winner Johnny Manziel Bickers With Twitter Trolls
Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel has been enjoying spring break down in Cabo San Lucas this week, but he took a little break from the R&R to talk some smack to Twitter trollsThe kerfuffle star...
04:03 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable RIP Google Reader
Google Reader, one of the world's most popular RSS readers, is shutting down on July 1, 2013, Google announced Wednesday.The search giant is pulling the plug on the 7-year old project citing "declinin...
03:47 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Brain-Scanning Headphones Match Songs to Your Mood
Compiling the perfect song playlist has a well-known reputation for being a transcending, yet agonizing, form of art. But what if we could could delete the agony of finding the perfect song and tap in...
03:32 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable New Pope Fails to Beat Obama's Twitter Record
If it felt like your Twitter feed earlier Wednesday was nothing but tweets about the new pope, well ... that's because it probably was.Twitter said it had seen some 7 million tweets related to the new...
03:21 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable The 10 Commandments of Social Media for Brands
Scott Steinberg, a top-ranked international event speaker on the lecture circuit, is a bestselling expert on leadership and innovation, and the head of strategic consultancy TechSavvy Global. His webs...
03:11 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable 'Nekci Menij Show' Spoofs Pop Stars' Twitter Habits
Pop stars each have their own personalities and foibles on social media. To fans, the tweets and Instagram pics that stars send can be laughable. In the episode "Quen Of Twattir," exclusively premier...
02:54 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Get Spooked by This New 'Monsters University' Trailer
Disney/Pixar is making a lot of children equally scared and happy this summer — They're releasing a prequel to Monsters, Inc. Monsters University follows Mike and Sulley before they were incorpo...
02:35 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable 10 Celebrities Who Look Like Pope Francis
Pope Francis will live in Vatican City, but his celebrity doppelgängers reside in Hollywood, New York City and Jersey.Twitter couldn't wait to pinpoint the new pope's famous look-alikes. Famous f...
02:30 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable 'Automatic' Is Your Smartphone Driving Assistant
Back seat drivers can be overbearing. You're always breaking too hard or driving too fast, either miles above the speed limit or not even close. One device aims to help you be a smarter driver without...
02:24 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable What if Superheroes Were Sponsored by Brands?
Click here to view this galleryArtist Roberto Vergati Santos has had quite the startling idea — what if brands got their hands on the superheroes of the world? What if, instead of representing t...
02:12 am -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable The Best Swag Bags From SXSW 2013
Everybody loves some good swag, and SXSW is the perfect place to score some cool goodies. We called for our readers who attended SXSW 2013 to take a photo of their favorite swag and send it to us usin...
02:01 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Spectacular Bay Bridge Lights Controlled by Macs Running Windows
As anyone who's been in or around San Francisco recently knows, it's hard not to spot the Bay Lights. After dusk, the western span of the Bay Bridge fills with a jaw-dropping display comprised of 25,0...
02:01 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable How Sharethrough Is Redefining Ads on the Web
AUSTIN — Native advertising is the big buzzword of 2013, and it's seeking to redefine the way consumers interact with ads on the web. And though just about everyone in advertising and media is t...
01:53 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Exact Moment the World Knew It Had a New Pope
See the world react to the white smoke finally riseSEE ALSO: New Pope Francis I Has 40,000 Facebook SubscribersHomepage image courtesy of NowThisNews...
01:42 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable SXSWi 2013: A Great Show About Nothing
Jerry Seinfeld would have loved SXSWi 2013: It’s a show about nothing. This is not to say it’s without substance. Like Seinfeld’s classic show, which wove together three or more thre...
01:32 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable How Many Calories Do You Burn When You Click a Mouse?
Desk jockeys everywhere will probably agree: Exercise isn't a big part of their day-to-day anticsAccording to a 2011 study published in the journal PLoS One, 80% of jobs in America require little to n...
01:10 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable The Entire World Visualized as One City
Globalization and urbanization are no longer buzzwords but facts of twenty-first century life. Architects Joyce Hsiang and Bimal Mendis of Plan B Architecture & Urbanism believe it's time we consi...
01:05 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable 'Kick-Ass 2' Trailer Promises More Profane Beat Downs
Chloe Grace Moretz charmed fans of both nerdiness and violence as the teenage heroine Hit-Girl back in 2010's box office hit comic book adaptation Kick-Ass. Now she's back for more beat downs in Kick-...
01:02 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Ian Somerhalder Calls Grumpy Cat a 'Pantydropper'
AUSTIN — Like a vampire drawn to blood, Ian Somerhalder couldn't keep away from Grumpy Cat at South by Southwest. The Vampire Diaries actor paused during his interview with Mashable to flirtatio...
12:50 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Meet Samuel L. Jackson's Puppy Look-a-like
World, meet Samuel L. Dogson.You may recognize him, he's been used as the body double for a pretty famous actor for many years. SEE ALSO: Watch Grumpy Cat Hate Adoring SXSW Fans Just kidding, but hol...
12:47 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable 7 Apps From SXSW You Don't Want to Miss
Click here to view this gallerySXSW is traditionally a huge launching place for mobile apps. This year brought with it some significant updates from popular apps such as Path and Banjo, as well as a n...
12:43 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Smartphone Breathalizer Tells You When Not to Drive Home
To help prevent drinking and driving, a new keychain-sized breathalizer that snaps into your smartphone will tell you when it's safe to head home.Called the Breathometer, the $20 device plugs into you...
12:33 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable SXSWi: Grumpy Cat Crowned Queen of Social
Grumpy Cat was the undisputed champion this year at South by South West Interactive, earning more than 3,000 Twitter mentions per day for three straight days of the conferenceOther celebrities, like S...
12:29 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable Justin Timberlake Puts the 'Sexy Back' in Barbershop Quartets
Leave it to Justin Timberlake to make even barbershop quartets sizzle with sex appealOK, not really, because Timberlake and his back-up singers, the "Ragtime Gals," were dressed in hideous, multi-colo...
12:07 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable FTC: Just Use 'Ad:' in Sponsored Tweets and You'll Be Fine
The Federal Trade Commission did something unusual on Tuesday: It prescribed a quick and dirty way for advertisers to disclose an ad message on Twitter. The solution? Put "Ad:" before a tweet and use ...
12:03 am -04 - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable RIP Google Reader
Google Reader one of the world's most popular RSS readers, is shutting down on July 1, 2013, Google announced Wednesday.The search giant is pulling the plug on the 7-year old project citing "declining...
12:01 am GMT - Thu, March 14, 2013
Mashable No, This Is Not the New Pope's Twitter Account
A council of Catholic cardinals made its much-anticipated choice of a new pope on Wednesday afternoon, but a long-standing parody Twitter account attributed to Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina foole...
11:49 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Twitter Loads Ad Center With More Data
Twitter released an update to its Ads center Wednesday to help advertisers optimize live campaigns and get a more accurate measure of their reach.Here's what's new, per Christopher Golda, Twitter's pr...
11:46 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable New Pope Francis I Has 40,000 Facebook Subscribers
Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina was revealed Wednesday to be the new leader of the Catholic Church. He has taken the papal name of Francis IBergoglio, 76, is a Jesuit and the first pope fr...
11:32 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable 12 Brilliant Sketches Illustrate SXSW Keynotes
By day, Patrick Ashamalla is the Founder and Principal of Washington, D.C.-based digital interactive firm A Brand New Way. Put him inside a SXSW conference keynote, though, and he transforms into an i...
11:27 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable 'Veronica Mars' Movie Is The Fastest Kickstarter Project to Hit $1 Million
Look alive Veronica Mars fans, the Kickstarter project to bring the cult TV show to the big screen is already halfway towards its goal of $2 million.This makes the Veronica Mars movie the fastest proj...
11:22 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable 104 Mobile Apps For Everything You Need
In the Living Mobile Series brought to you by Motorola, Mashable has rounded up the best apps for work, leisure, productivity and fitness to help you throughout your day.We all live busy mobile lives,...
11:07 pm -05 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Heisman Winner Johnny Manziel Bickers With Twitter Trolls
Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel has been enjoying spring break down in Cabo San Lucas this week, but he took a little break from the R&R to talk some smack to Twitter trollsThe kerfuffle star...
11:05 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Twitter Now Supports Line Breaks in Tweets
Twitter added support for line breaks Wednesday, a new feature that lets you spread your 140 character message over several different lines.Supported on Twitter.com, as well as through Twitter’s...
11:00 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Announcing a Live Chat With Zaarly Founder Eric Koestner
Streaming live on Mashable, Zaarly founder Eric Koester will answer questions from readers at 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT) Thursday, March 14. As part of the Young Entrepreneur Council’s #StartupLab i...
10:45 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Ermahgerd! 'Sims 3 University Life' Trailer Mocks Your Favorite Memes
The Overly Attached Girlfriend, Lazy Senior, College Freshman and the Ermagherd Girl get cameos in a trailer for EA's The Sims 3 University Life.The mentions, which begin 43 seconds in, augment in-gam...
10:32 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable What Your Facebook Likes Say About You
What do your Facebook Likes really say about you? According to a study, the pages, posts and public figures you Like on the social networking site can reveal surprisingly accurate information about yo...
10:27 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Conclave of Cardinals Has Picked a New Pope
White smoke rose from the Vatican Wednesday afternoon, signaling that the conclave of cardinals has chosen Catholicism's next pope. Watch live above as the new pontiff addresses the crowd outside St. ...
10:25 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Cheesy Intro Imagines 'Game of Thrones' 1995-Style
The 4:3 aspect ratio. The emotive Queen soundtrack. The cheesy character intros. This 1995-style re-imaging of HBO's hit fantasy series Game of Thrones has it all and then someSEE ALSO: Watch Entire '...
10:24 pm -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable What if Superheroes Were Sponsored by Brands?
Click here to view this galleryArtist Roberto Vergati Santos has had quite the startling idea — what if brands got their hands on the superheroes of the world? What if, instead of representing t...
10:24 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable 'Mad Men' Teases Season 6
Suit up! Mad Men is headed back to the office April 7. Don Draper and gang know the public can't wait so long for a drink and drama circa 1967, so they're mercilessly teasing fans with this inside loo...
10:14 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Report: Twitter Will Release Music Discovery App This Month
Twitter is planning to release a standalone music app for iOS called Twitter Music as soon as the end of this month, according to CNET.CNET reports that Twitter Music will help users discover artists ...
10:10 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Gap's 'Lo-Fi' Approach to Digital Marketing
AUSTIN — Gap isn't a brand that you'd expect to see at SXSW, but it's making a splash during the music portion of the festival, partnering with Tumblr to bring Austin-goers tunes by Macklemore a...
10:08 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Prepare Yourselves: Facebook's Timeline Is Also Changing
Less than a week after announcing a dramatically redesigned News Feed,Facebook has also started rolling out updates to Timeline, moving status updates and posts to the right of the page, while placing...
10:04 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable 'Veronica Mars' Film Takes Flight on Kickstarter
It's been almost six years since Veronica Mars went off the air, but fans are still crazy about the teenage private investigator played by actress Kristen Bell.The show's creator, Rob Thomas (pic...
10:01 pm -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Spectacular Bay Bridge Lights Controlled by Macs Running Windows
As anyone who's been in or around San Francisco recently knows, it's hard not to spot the Bay Lights. After dusk, the western span of the Bay Bridge fills with a jaw-dropping display comprised of 25,0...
10:01 pm -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable How Sharethrough Is Redefining Ads on the Web
AUSTIN — Native advertising is the big buzzword of 2013, and it's seeking to redefine the way consumers interact with ads on the web. And though just about everyone in advertising and media is t...
09:26 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Andy Rubin Steps Down as Google's Head of Android
Andy Rubin is stepping down from his role as head of Google's Android division, the company announced Wednesday.Rubin founded Android, which was acquired by Google in 2005, and served as Google's SVP ...
08:54 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Will 3D Printing Fuel Art and Jewelry Forgery?
While debate rages over using 3D printers to make guns or gun parts, technologies for other possible abuses are emerging — including the ability to cheaply copy and reproduce works of art and je...
08:50 pm -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Meet Samuel L. Jackson's Puppy Look-a-like
World, meet Samuel L. Dogson.You may recognize him, he's been used as the body double for a pretty famous actor for many years. SEE ALSO: Watch Grumpy Cat Hate Adoring SXSW Fans Just kidding, but hol...
08:47 pm -07 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Brain-Scanning Headphones Match Songs to Your Mood
Compiling the perfect song playlist has a well-known reputation for being a transcending, yet agonizing, form of art. But what if we could could delete the agony of finding the perfect song and tap in...
08:43 pm -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Smartphone Breathalizer Tells You When Not to Drive Home
To help prevent drinking and driving, a new keychain-sized breathalizer that snaps into your smartphone will tell you when it's safe to head home.Called the Breathometer, the $20 device plugs into you...
08:23 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable This Is How Facebook Came Up With News Feed Redesign
In any redesign process, it's hard to predict what exactly people will end up liking. Sure, you can do informational interviews and use feedback to create a better experience, but sometimes you just h...
08:21 pm -07 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable The 10 Commandments of Social Media for Brands
Scott Steinberg, a top-ranked international event speaker on the lecture circuit, is a bestselling expert on leadership and innovation, and the head of strategic consultancy TechSavvy Global. His webs...
08:19 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Obama to Talk Cybersecurity With Top Business Leaders
President Barack Obama will meet with various CEOs Wednesday afternoon to discuss cybersecurity during a week in which administration officials have been putting an intense spotlight on the issue.Obam...
08:09 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Best Propaganda Video Ever Makes Ridiculous Claims About America
America isn't what it used to be. The prosperity and good times of the Baby Boom generation are long gone. Heck, even the 90s seem like a mirage to some, and the country is still recovering from the 2...
08:07 pm -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable FTC: Just Use 'Ad:' in Sponsored Tweets and You'll Be Fine
The Federal Trade Commission did something unusual on Tuesday: It prescribed a quick and dirty way for advertisers to disclose an ad message on Twitter. The solution? Put "Ad:" before a tweet and use ...
07:55 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Adobe to Stop Selling Boxed Copies of Creative Suite
Vanishing are the days when software can be purchased in shrink-wrapped boxes. Adobe has confirmed to several publications that it will no longer sell packaged copies of its Creative Suite and Acrobat...
07:54 pm -07 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Get Spooked by This New 'Monsters University' Trailer
Disney/Pixar is making a lot of children equally scared and happy this summer — they're releasing a prequel to Monsters, Inc. Monsters University follows Mike and Sulley before they were incorpo...
07:49 pm -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Twitter Loads Ad Center With More Data
Twitter released an update to its Ads center Wednesday to help advertisers optimize live campaigns and get a more accurate measure of their reach.Here's what's new, per Christopher Golda, Twitter's pr...
07:45 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Taylor Swift Gets Wet and Puts BFFs in '22' Music Video
If you're happy, free, confused or lonely you might be — or at least feel like — a 22-year-old.Taylor Swift tries to position herself as a normal 20-something (she's actually 23 now) by pl...
07:42 pm -06 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable SXSWi 2013: A Great Show About Nothing
Jerry Seinfeld would have loved SXSWi 21013: It’s a show about nothing. This is not to say it’s without substance. Like Seinfeld’s classic show, which wove together three or more thr...
07:32 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable 6 Questions With Prezi Co-Founder Peter Arvai
AUSTIN — Sick of PowerPoints? You might want to try Prezi, a spatial, mind-map inspired presentation format used by 75% of Fortune 500 companies. The company was founded by Peter Arvai, Peter Ha...
07:32 pm -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable 12 Brilliant Sketches Illustrate SXSW Keynotes
By day, Patrick Ashamalla is the Founder and Principal of Washington, D.C.-based digital interactive firm A Brand New Way. Put him inside a SXSW conference keynote, though, and he transforms into an i...
07:30 pm -07 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable 'Automatic' Is Your Smartphone Driving Assistant
Back seat drivers can be overbearing. You're always breaking too hard or driving too fast, either miles above the speed limit or not even close. One device aims to help you be a smarter driver without...
07:15 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable 15 Hilarious Smokin' Pope Tweets
Smoke Watch 2013 continues in Vatican City as the world awaits signal that the conclave has selected a new popeTwitter users have found a way to keep themselves occupied — pope smoke jokes in 14...
07:05 pm -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Twitter Now Supports Line Breaks in Tweets
Twitter added support for line breaks Wednesday, a new feature that lets you spread your 140 character message over several different lines.Supported on Twitter.com, as well as through Twitter’s...
07:00 pm -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Announcing a Live Chat With Zaarly Founder Eric Koestner
Streaming live on Mashable, Zaarly founder Eric Koester will answer questions from readers at 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT) Thursday, March 14. As part of the Young Entrepreneur Council’s #StartupLab i...
06:57 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable President Bush Bewildered by Flash Mob Dancers
After wrapping-up a photo op at the Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M, former President George H.W. Bush, former first lady Barbara Bush and other family members were surpr...
06:55 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Why You Couldn't Share Your Nexflix History on Facebook Until Now
Netflix users outside the United States have long enjoyed integration with Facebook that let them share their viewing history with friends, but American Netflix users are only just this week getting t...
06:55 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Why You Couldn't Share Your Netflix History on Facebook Until Now
Netflix users outside the United States have long enjoyed integration with Facebook that let them share their viewing history with friends, but American Netflix users are only just this week getting t...
06:43 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable 6 Questions With GetGlue's Sean Besser
AUSTIN — Television networks ramped up their presences at South by Southwest, some for the first time, this year. Sean Besser — social entertainment platform GetGlue's executive vice presi...
06:28 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Google Gives Eric Schmidt a $6 Million Cash Bonus
It's good to be Eric Schmidt.The Google executive chairman and former CEO has been traveling around the world for Google events and diplomatic missions, occasionally trash-talking competitors (politel...
06:22 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Carlsberg Sadistically Puts Friends to the Test in Latest Shock Ad
It's the latest thing in advertising: Sadistically put ordinary people through a stressful situation and then reveal that it was all a joke and bask in the relief.The latest example is this Carlsberg ...
06:20 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Registration for Google IO Conference Now Open
Google has opened up registration for its annual developer conference, Google I/O.Students and members of the academic community can sign up for $300, while other attendees will have to pay thrice the...
06:20 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Google IO Conference Sells Out in an Hour
UPDATE: Google I/O registration sold out within one hour of opening the site Wednesday.Google has opened up registration for its annual developer conference, Google I/O.Students and members of the aca...
06:09 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Learn to Code for Free With These 10 Online Resources
Click here to view this galleryIf Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates say so, it must be true: Understanding how to code is the new literacyTake Zuck and Gates' advice — learn to code. Understanding ...
06:00 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable The 'First Tablet for Women' Is as Awful as It Sounds
Finding difficulty using that iPad or Kindle? Don't worry, ladies. There's finally an easy-to-use tablet just for usIt's called the ePad Femme, and the Middle East–based Eurostar Group, who deve...
05:37 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Netflix Adds Facebook Integration in the U.S.
Netflix users in the U.S. this week will for the first time see video recommendations from their Facebook friends.As the video above explains, the changes will be manifest in two new rows on Netflix's...
05:26 pm -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Andy Rubin Steps Down as Google's Head of Android
Andy Rubin is stepping down from his role as head of Google's Android division, the company announced Wednesday.Rubin founded Android, which was acquired by Google in 2005, and served as Google's SVP ...
05:24 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Google Now on iOS And Other News You Need to Know
Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital worldToday, we're looking at three particularly interesting stories. ...
05:04 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable The Biggest Disaster in SimCity Ruins It for Everyone
SimCity's sixth major release from Maxis, a division of Electronic Arts (EA), hit the gaming scene last week with much excitement. But overcrowding of EA's required server, Origin, prevented gamers fr...
05:01 pm -07 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable No, This Is Not the New Pope's Twitter Account
A council of Catholic cardinals made its much-anticipated choice of a new pope on Wednesday afternoon, but a long-standing parody Twitter account attributed to Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina foole...
05:00 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Get In-Car Entertainment Without Buying a New Ride
In-dash screens were all the rage at this year's International Consumer Electronics Show. Just about every car company ramped up their in-vehicle entertainment systems to include options for using you...
04:54 pm -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Will 3D Printing Fuel Art and Jewelry Forgery?
While debate rages over using 3D printers to make guns or gun parts, technologies for other possible abuses are emerging — including the ability to cheaply copy and reproduce works of art and je...
04:52 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Report: Google Glass Was the Clear Winner of SXSWi Buzz
The big buzz at South by Southwest Interactive this year wasn't for a startup, but for a rather mature tech company — Google — and its Glass wearable computing device in particular.Google ...
04:23 pm -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable This Is How Facebook Came Up With News Feed Redesign
In any redesign process, it's hard to predict what exactly people will end up liking. Sure, you can do informational interviews and use feedback to create a better experience, but sometimes you just h...
04:15 pm -03 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable 15 Hilarious Smokin' Pope Tweets
Smoke Watch 2013 continues in Vatican City as the world awaits signal that the conclave has selected a new popeTwitter users have found a way to keep themselves occupied — pope smoke jokes in 14...
03:31 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Internet Porn Is Safe in Europe (For Now)
The European Parliament passed a proposal Tuesday which included a blanket ban on pornography, including Internet porn, in European Union member statesHowever, Members of European Parliament (MEPs) re...
03:04 pm -07 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable 'Veronica Mars' Film Takes Flight on Kickstarter
It's been almost six years since Veronica Mars went off the air, but fans are still crazy about the teenage private investigator played by actress Kristen Bell.The show's creator, Rob Thomas (pic...
02:55 pm -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Why You Couldn't Share Your Netflix History on Facebook Until Now
Netflix users outside the United States have long enjoyed integration with Facebook that let them share their viewing history with friends, but American Netflix users are only just this week getting t...
02:43 pm -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable 6 Questions With GetGlue's Sean Besser
AUSTIN — Television networks ramped up their presences at South by Southwest, some for the first time, this year. Sean Besser — social entertainment platform GetGlue's executive vice presi...
02:22 pm -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Carlsberg Sadistically Puts Friends to the Test in Latest Shock Ad
It's the latest thing in advertising: Sadistically put ordinary people through a stressful situation and then reveal that it was all a joke and bask in the relief.The latest example is this Carlsberg ...
01:23 pm GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Google Offers Help to Webmasters Whose Sites Were Hacked
Google has launched a page and a set of tutorials aimed for webmasters whose site was hackedSpecifically, Google explains webmasters how to deal with Google's search warning that a site is dangerous, ...
01:09 pm -07 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Best Propaganda Video Ever Makes Ridiculous Claims About America
America isn't what it used to be. The prosperity and good times of the Baby Boom generation are long gone. Heck, even the 90s seem like a mirage to some, and the country is still recovering from the 2...
12:52 pm -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Report: Google Glass Was the Clear Winner of SXSWi Buzz
The big buzz at South by Southwest Interactive this year wasn't for a startup, but for a rather mature tech company — Google — and its Glass wearable computing device in particular.Google ...
11:52 am -05 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Report: Google Glass Was the Clear Winner of SXSWi Buzz
The big buzz at South by Southwest Interactive this year wasn't for a startup, but for a rather mature tech company — Google — and its Glass wearable computing device in particular.Google ...
11:44 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Samsung Builds Up Galaxy S IV Announcement With Cheesy Flash Mob
With just a day away from the Galaxy S IV's big unveil, Samsung is pushing hard to ensure its next-generation flagship smartphone is on everyone's mind.Hence, the company's ill-advised flash mob, whic...
10:35 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Will Mickey Mouse's 'Croissant de Triomphe' Give Disney Another Viral Hit?
After scoring an Oscar and viral hit with its animated film, Paperman, Disney has debuted another short — this time starring Mickey Mouse.Entitled Croissant de Triomphe — a play on Paris' ...
10:01 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Hot TV Mic Catches NFL Hall of Famer's Critical F-Bombs
Oops! A hot mic caught NFL Hall of Famer and current analyst Warren Sapp dropping some choice words about his network's quality of programming on TuesdaySapp works as an analyst for the NFL Network, a...
09:01 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Man Makes Music By Electrocuting Vegetables
In his latest video, Brooklyn-based artist j. viewz performs an electronic version of Massive Attack’s “Teardrop” using only vegetables. Well, not just vegetables, actually; with som...
08:33 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Hotmail and Outlook Experiencing Service Disruptions
Some Hotmail and Outlook accounts have been down for hours, after getting hit by service disruptions Tuesday afternoon."We're having a problem accessing email. You might not be able to see all your em...
08:23 am -05 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Google Offers Help to Webmasters Whose Sites Were Hacked
Google has launched a page and a set of tutorials aimed for webmasters whose site was hackedSpecifically, Google explains webmasters how to deal with Google's search warning that a site is dangerous, ...
08:04 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Cellphones: A Teen's Lifeline to the Internet
It's a sight that's all too common, now: teenagers never looking up, glued to their cellphones every hour of the day. Text messages may seem like the major culprit for this behavior, but a new report ...
07:32 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Why the Gatorade Bath Never Caught on in Basketball
The time-honored celebratory Gatorade bath is one of the funnest traditions in sports. You know the drill: In the closing moments of a championship game, players from the winning team stalk their coac...
07:01 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Google Uses SXSW To Share More About Glass
AUSTIN — Google used SXSW this week to share a little more information about Glass. During an event catered specifically to developers, the company revealed more details about Glass’ Mirro...
06:31 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable MC10's New Biometric Health Sensor Is Like a 'Second Skin'
You wear it like a temporary tattoo, but it's certainly for more than just style. A company has developed an electronic sensor that attaches like a "second skin" to your body and monitors...
06:01 am -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Hot TV Mic Catches NFL Hall of Famer's Critical F-Bombs
Oops! A hot mic caught NFL Hall of Famer and current analyst Warren Sapp dropping some choice words about his network's quality of programming on TuesdaySapp works as an analyst for the NFL Network, a...
05:59 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Adorable Dancing Grandma Charms Entire Internet
While we were all busy watching a pasty nature nerd with some of the hippest dance moves around, a dancing grandma was blowing up in her own right. According to the viral video's uploader, "Nana" is 8...
05:46 am +01 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Social Meditation App Connects You With Users Around the World
Living an active, healthy lifestyle oftentimes requires some support. Whether it's running a mile each morning or taking a few hours to de-stress, having a friend along for the ride can be good motiva...
05:32 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Artist Recreates TV Show Apartments With Intricate Floorplans
Click here to view this galleryTelevision shows have often been noted for their ability to whisk us out of our own lives and plop us into the alternate reality of Hollywood. We pretend the characters'...
04:46 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Social Meditation App Connects You With Users Around the World
Living an active, healthy lifestyle oftentimes requires some support. Whether it's running a mile each morning or taking a few hours to de-stress, having a friend along for the ride can be good motiva...
04:33 am -04 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Hotmail and Outlook Experiencing Service Disruptions
UPDATE: As of 1:13 a.m. ET, both Hotmail and Outlook are still experiencing problems. Microsoft's service status dashboard says, "We're working to restore service right now."Some Hotmail and Outlook a...
04:17 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Watch 3 Drones Do the 'Harlem Shake'
AUSTIN — Just when you thought it was safe to check the Internet again, one more "Harlem Shake" video has emerged. The good news is that this one has a neat nerd twist: Dancing Drones.Eyes and E...
04:08 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Watch 3 Days of SXSW Concerts Online
AUSTIN — Warner Music Group's premium YouTube channel, The Warner Sound, will provide live streams for its three nights of concerts at South by Southwest.Viewers can watch such artists as Mackle...
04:00 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Forrester: U.S. Online Retail Sales to Hit $370 Billion by 2017
Up, up and away: Ecommerce, which generated $231 billion in sales for U.S. retailers last year, is expected to increase 13% to $262 billion this year, according to forecasts technology and market rese...
03:32 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Viral Hoop Star Aquille Carr Hints He'll Skip College, Go Pro Abroad
For a teenager who achieved worldwide fame through viral YouTube highlight mixes, Twitter was an appropriate way for Aquille Carr to seemingly announce one of the most important decisions of his young...
03:20 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable The Future of Digital Diplomacy: An Interview With Alec Ross
Alec Ross, the State Department's first senior advisor for innovation, is leaving after nearly four years of spearheading the department's lunge into the twenty-first centuryAfter leaving the State De...
03:04 am -05 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Cellphones: A Teen's Lifeline to the Internet
It's a sight that's all too common, now: teenagers never looking up, glued to their cellphones every hour of the day. Text messages may seem like the major culprit for this behavior, but a new report ...
03:00 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Conde Nast Entertainment Unveils First Projects With 'Glamour,' 'GQ'
In late 2011, Conde Nast hired CW founder Dawn Ostroff to helm its newly created entertainment division. The first fruits of her labor went on display Tuesday with the launch of digital video networks...
02:35 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Apple Is Working to Make Maps App Better
As a part of an effort to make its Apple Maps app more reliable, Apple has been quietly rolling out some minor updates, from improved toll road notifications and new satellite imagery to fine-tuning i...
02:19 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Take It Easy With This Soothing Slow-Motion Song
Videos are irrefutably funnier if they're played in fast motion with the song "Yakety Sax" in the background — that's just common knowledgeBut reverse that, and axe the Benny Hill Show theme, an...
02:08 am +01 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Game's Martian Terrain Is Spooky — Because It's Real
Mars has captured the imagination of both scientists and popular culture buffs going back centuries as books, movies and even games have attempted to encapsulate the isolation and vastness of the red ...
02:01 am -05 - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Google Uses SXSW To Share More About Glass
AUSTIN — Google used SXSW this week to share a little more information about Glass. During a session catered specifically to developers, the company revealed more details about Glass’ Mirr...
01:46 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable So Long, Old Star Wars: Lucasfilm Sends a Strong Message
Even casual fans of the Star Wars franchise may have felt a great disturbance in the Force on MondayThat's when Lucasfilm stepped in after months of speculation about the fate of its long-running anim...
01:33 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable This Is Why Cory Booker Loves Twitter
When he's not busy saving a freezing dog or running into a burning building, Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker may be looking for ways to use technology in his governance.Speaking at the 2013 SXSW ...
01:18 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable The Republican Party Is Hiring a Chief Technology Officer
Are you a Silicon Valley executive or data analyst with a conservative political bent? Then the Republican Party has a job for you: Chief Technology Officer.The GOP announced Tuesday that it's hiring ...
01:08 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Game's Martian Terrain Is Spooky — Because It's Real
Mars has captured the imagination of both scientists and popular culture buffs going back centuries as books, movies and even games have attempted to encapsulate the isolation and vastness of the red ...
01:00 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable The 'Jon Stewart of Egypt' Talks Comedy, Death Threats
Bassem Youssef has one of the most popular shows across Egypt and the Middle East, but he reportedly has death threats against him.Youssef, who's also worked as a cardiothoracic su...
12:56 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Man Pops the Question With Terrifyingly Romantic Movie Trailer
This Polish guy has thrown a wrench into cutesy marriage proposals — he's turned the experience into a downright nightmareHis unsuspecting girlfriend went to the movies to catch the latest flick...
12:44 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable IBM Asks Students to Choose Watson's Next Job
After famously winning Jeopardy! in 2011, IBM's supercomputer Watson helped healthcare professionals improve the speed and quality of treatment for cancer patients. Now, the technology corporation is ...
12:32 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Force Yourself Out of Bed With This 'Evil' Alarm
Let's face it: losing that extra hour for Daylight Saving Time can be painful. You've tried that extra cup of coffee, but alas, your circadian rhythm is still thrown off.It might be worth adding ...
12:29 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable The Ultimate Puddle Jump Fail
There is no better feeling than jumping into a puddle after a spring rain and feeling the ripple of water across your shoes. There's no worse feeling than drowning (probably)The subject of this viral ...
12:21 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable 'The Bachelor' Gets Social With Real-Time Tweets on TV
The 17th season of ABC's quest-for-love reality TV show "The Bachelor" wrapped on Monday night, and just like with every season, fans took to social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter to discuss...
12:04 am GMT - Wed, March 13, 2013
Mashable Vine's Biggest Obstacle in Becoming a Great App
There are now two categories for social video-sharing apps: Vine and everything else.Nearly two months after Twitter's video app launched, Vine is back in Apple's top 20 free apps list and still being...
11:52 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable 3D-Printed Record Plays Like the Real Thing
AUSTIN — The nostalgic return to vinyl LP records is endearing, in a way, but no one expects the digital music recording industry to start producing the large discs in mass quantities again. The...
11:35 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable How AR Will Change the Way We Search
It's right around the corner, and soon to be right in front of our eyes. Ready or not, Google Glass is coming.Google Glass was again in the news, this past February, as the augmented-reality proj...
11:29 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable What Connects Andrew WK and Ian Somerhalder? Grumpy Cat.
Let's play a game to connect Andrew W.K. and Ian Somerhalder, Kevin Bacon-style. Ready? Here we go.Andrew W.K. wrote the song "She Is Beautiful," which was used in American Pie: Band Camp starring Eug...
11:20 pm -04 - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable The Future of Digital Diplomacy: An Interview With Alec Ross
Alec Ross, the State Department's first senior advisor for innovation, is leaving after nearly four years of spearheading the department's lunge into the twenty-first centuryAfter leaving the State De...
11:14 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Joseph Gordon-Levitt's 'Flickering Lights' Video is Gorgeous
Sometimes, it's the subtle things that make the greatest impactHitRECord, an online collaborative production company founded by actor and director Joseph Gordon-Levitt, released the above video earlie...
11:11 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable NASCAR Driver Takes Unsuspecting Car Salesman for Wild Ride in Pepsi Ad
Jeff Gordon may be fun to watch when he's racing in NASCAR, but it's a little less fun when he's burning rubber behind the wheel of your car — and you don't know it's him.In a new Pepsi spot, Go...
10:57 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable 5 Heartwarming Stories That Prove Dog Is Man's Best Friend
We've all heard the phrase: Dog is man's best friend. But just how far will your furry friends go to show how much they care? We have rounded up some of the most tear-jerking stories of loyalty and fr...
10:56 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Mars Was Once Suitable for Life, NASA Confirms
Curiosity rover successfully drilled into a Martian rock, giving us a peek at the Red Planet's habitable history. The 1.8-inch-wide scoop of powdered rock revealed that ancient Mars could have support...
10:45 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Google Glass Will Get Prescription Lenses
One of the most discussed topics surrounding Google's futuristic smart glasses is whether the specs could have a prescription lenses option in the future. In a note posted to Google+ on Tuesday, ...
10:35 pm -04 - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Apple Is Working to Make Maps App Better
As a part of an effort to make its Apple Maps app more reliable, Apple has been quietly rolling out some minor updates, from adding toll road notifications and new satellite imagery to fine-tuning its...
10:35 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable SXSW Day 4: The Top Social Buzz
Monday, grumpy Monday. Sounds like the typical beginning of any old week, right? Well, SXSW attendees were particularly "grumpy" this week, as they lined up for a chance to meet the one and only Grump...
10:27 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable 10 Android Apps at SXSW
Click here to view this galleryThe annual conference in Austin, South by Southwest, is known for helping to launch "breakout" apps over the years and many developers choose it as the place to launch t...
10:26 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable FCC Approves T-Mobile Merger With MetroPCS
T-Mobile and MetroPCS received the U.S. government's nod of approval to proceed with their merger Tuesday.Federal Communications Commission chairman Julius Genachowski said in a statement that it is "...
10:09 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Facebook's Mobile Developer Conference Coming to 3 Global Cities
Know a mobile developer with their sights set on social? Facebook on Tuesday announced Mobile DevCon 2013, a series of three events for mobile developers in New York City, London and Seoul.The company...
09:53 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable This Pictionary Proposal Is Picture Perfect
Click here to view this galleryDevising the perfect proposal is no easy feat. It's almost as hard as actually winning a game of PictionaryRedditor justmli knew that his drawing skills might not win hi...
09:46 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Hacked Kinect Peers Into Your Skull
Microsoft’s motion sensing device Kinect promises new frontiers for gamers who want to play just by gesturing or speaking. Now a hacked Kinect could have more serious uses by showing everyone wh...
09:32 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Google Fined $7 Million in Street View Privacy Settlement
Google will be fined $7 million as part of a privacy settlement regarding its Street View car fleet's collection of passwords, messages and other sensitive data from unsecured Wi-Fi networks as it rol...
09:29 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Marketing Matters: The Importance of Influencers
AUSTIN — Klout CEO Joe Fernandez stopped by Mashable House at South by Southwest to chat about the importance of relationships between marketers and online influencersHis San Francisco-based sta...
09:26 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Seals Yelling Like Goats Yelling Like Humans
The new Internet darlings have arrived. Out of the way goats, seals can also yell like humansSeals seem to have more vocal range then goats, varying from ear-splitting yelps to throaty gurgles. They a...
09:15 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable How 'Life of Pi' Became a Visual Masterpiece
There was nothing easy about the making of the Oscar-award winning film Life of Pi — a movie that took a book about philosophy and being lost at sea and turned it into a visually-stunning 3D exp...
09:04 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Those National Debt Clocks on Congressional Websites Are Wrong
National debt clocks are all the rage on Republican lawmakers' websites. Rep. Raul Labrador of Idaho has one. Sen. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma has one, too. At least 54 other lawmakers have them as well. B...
08:58 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable The Internet Presents ... Alfred Hitchcock Cat
Alfred Hitchcock died more than 30 years ago, but his spirit lives on ... in the fur of a kitty named LuluThat may sound confusing, but take a look at the photo above and you can see the director's fa...
08:56 pm -04 - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Man Pops the Question With Terrifyingly Romantic Movie Trailer
This Polish guy has thrown a wrench into cutesy marriage proposals — he's turned the experience into a downright nightmareHis unsuspecting girlfriend went to the movies to catch the latest flick...
08:51 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Hackers Post Purported Data of Michelle Obama, Biden, Beyonce
A hacker or a team of hackers has posted what they claim is the personal information of First Lady Michelle Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, singer Beyonce and other politicians and celebrities.Obama ...
08:40 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable The Evolution of Facebook News Feed
Last week Facebook unveiled its first major update to the news feed since the feature launched nearly seven years ago. Like every change the company makes to the site, it's been met with mixed reactio...
08:30 pm -04 - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable The 'Jon Stewart of Egypt' Talks Comedy, Death Threats
Bassem Youssef has one of the most popular shows across Egypt and the Middle East, but he reportedly has death threats against him.Youssef, who's also worked as a cardiothoracic su...
08:24 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable 'New York Times' Teases Website Redesign
The New York Times is redesigning its website. The publication released an animated preview Tuesday morning, teasing the site's prototype article design on tablets and desktops.Like the recent website...
08:18 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Google Wants to Replace Your Passwords With Jewelry
As part of research into doing away with typed passwords, Google has built rings that not only adorn a finger but also can be used to log in to a computer or online account.The search and ad company f...
08:03 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Have We Found the Holy Grail of Marketing?
AUSTIN — There are a lot of brands at SXSW fighting hard to grab attention, from GroupMe's grilled cheese tent to Spotify's green house to Chevy's test drive activation. But do these campaigns a...
08:03 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable China to US: Let's Talk About Cybersecurity
China's Foreign Ministry said Tuesday it's open to a dialogue on cybersecurity with the United States a day after a White House official for the first time publicly accused Chinese actors of being inv...
07:56 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Maker's Row and the Future of American Manufacturing
Ideating, pattern-making, finding materials, ordering samples, tooling and producing — these are the six once-mystical steps of manufacturing that are becoming easier to understand and take part...
07:40 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Penguin Blooper Reel Proves Waddling on Ice Isn't Easy
Humans combat the perils of walking on ice with salt, kitty litter and shoes with sharp blades attached. In Antarctica, there are no corner shops where penguins can waddle up to purchase a bag of Fres...
07:30 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable 5 Vatican Watchers to Follow During the Papal Conclave
Who the next Pope will be is important because he's both the head of a state and of a religion. He influences relations among peoples and religious communities in addition to influencing aspects of Ca...
07:14 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable 10 iPad Mini Cases You Can't Pass Up
Click here to view this gallerySearching for a cool case for your Apple iPad mini? We have found 10 great options to protect and personalize your tabletSEE ALSO: 10 Essential Accessories for Your iPad...
07:11 pm -04 - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable NASCAR Driver Takes Unsuspecting Car Salesman for Wild Ride in Pepsi Ad
Jeff Gordon may be fun to watch when he's racing in NASCAR, but it's a little less fun when he's burning rubber behind the wheel of your car — and you don't know it's him.In a new Pepsi spot, Go...
06:55 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Does Food Taste the Same in Space?
During a call-in show on the International Space Station, astronaut Chris Hadfield was asked whether food tastes the same in space"At first, no, and it's not because of the food," he replies. Rather, ...
06:55 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Listen To Bradley Manning's Full Wikileaks Statement
Bradley Manning, the U.S. army soldier facing charges for leaking secret information to Wikileaks, took the stand at a pre-trial hearing late last month to explain for the first time his motivations f...
06:55 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Listen To Bradley Manning's Leaked Wikileaks Statement
Bradley Manning, the U.S. army soldier facing charges for leaking secret information to Wikileaks, took the stand at a pre-trial hearing late last month to explain for the first time his motivations f...
06:36 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Exclusive: Prince Will Headline Samsung's SXSW Closing Party
AUSTIN — South by Southwest will get a dose of purple rain. Samsung exclusively confirmed with Mashable that Prince will perform at its March 16 closing party."Having Prince in Austin at his fir...
06:35 pm -04 - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable SXSW Day 4: The Top Social Buzz
Monday, grumpy Monday. Sounds like the typical beginning of any old week, right? Well, SXSW attendees were particularly "grumpy" this week, as they lined up for a chance to meet the one and only Grump...
06:33 pm -07 - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable This Is Why Cory Booker Loves Twitter
When he's not busy saving a freezing dog or running into a burning building, Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker may be looking for ways to use technology in his governance.Speaking at the 2013 SXSW ...
06:30 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Sheryl Sandberg's Biggest Role Models: Her Mom and Mark Zuckerberg
Sheryl Sandberg has become a role model for many women in the workplace, but who does she consider to be her single biggest professional role model? Mark Zuckerberg."I think professionally the best ro...
06:28 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Pinterest Introduces Analytics Platform
Pinterest introduced a web-based analytics tool Tuesday morning, allowing site owners to track users' engagement with their sites on the social network.The free tool allows site owners to track the nu...
06:26 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable LinkedIn to Acquire Pulse and Other News You Need to Know
Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital worldToday, we're looking at three particularly interesting storiesLi...
05:53 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Which SXSW Keynote Generated the Most Social Buzz?
This weekend, South by Southwest hosted two interactive keynote addresses — one by Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of SpaceX, and another by Swiss designer Tina Roth Eisenberg, who blogs as Swiss...
05:20 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable 5 Ways Startups Are Using Vine
This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.Twitter launched its vide...
05:05 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Tumblr Updates iOS App With New Camera and Photosets
Tumblr has updated its app for iPhone and the iPad to version 3.3, bringing several nifty updates, including a new camera appThe camera now has a grid, flash and the ability to create photosets straig...
04:40 pm -04 - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable The Evolution of Facebook News Feed
Last week Facebook unveiled its first major update to the news feed since the feature launched nearly seven years ago. Like every change the company makes to the site, it's been met with mixed reactio...
04:35 pm -07 - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable How AR Will Change the Way We Search
It's right around the corner, and soon to be right in front of our eyes. Ready or not, Google Glass is coming.Google Glass was again in the news, this past February, as the augmented-reality proj...
04:27 pm -06 - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable 10 Android Apps at SXSW
Click here to view this galleryThe annual conference in Austin, South by Southwest, is known for helping to launch "breakout" apps over the years and many developers choose it as the place to launch t...
04:18 pm -04 - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Google Wants to Replace Your Passwords With Jewelry
As part of research into doing away with typed passwords, Google has built rings that not only adorn a finger but also can be used to log in to a computer or online account.The search and ad company f...
03:45 pm -07 - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Google Glass Will Get Prescription Lenses
One of the most discussed topics surrounding Google's futuristic smart glasses is whether the specs could have a prescription lenses option in the future. In a note posted to Google+ on Tuesday, ...
03:30 pm -04 - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable 5 Vatican Watchers to Follow During the Papal Conclave
Who the next Pope will be is important because he's both the head of a state and of a religion. He influences relations among peoples and religious communities in addition to influencing aspects of Ca...
02:29 pm -07 - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Marketing Matters: The Importance of Influencers
AUSTIN — Klout CEO Joe Fernandez stopped by Mashable House at South by Southwest to chat about the importance of relationships between marketers and online influencersHis San Francisco-based sta...
02:26 pm -04 - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable LinkedIn to Acquire Pulse and Other News You Need to Know
Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital worldToday, we're looking at three particularly interesting storiesLi...
01:44 pm GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Hiring New Grads? Don’t Make These 3 Mistakes
If you’re hiring in the coming months, you very likely have at least one eye on the newest crop of potential future employees: soon-to-be-graduating college seniorsNew grads can be a great resou...
01:03 pm -07 - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Have We Found the Holy Grail of Marketing?
AUSTIN — There are a lot of brands at SXSW fighting hard to grab attention, from GroupMe's grilled cheese tent to Spotify's green house to Chevy's test drive activation. But do these campaigns a...
11:53 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Ridley Scott and Machinima Team Up to Produce 12 Sci-Fi Short FIlms
Director Ridley Scott (Blade Runner) and video entertainment network Machinima have partnered up to produce 12 science fiction short filmsThe shorts will not be directed by Scott himself; he and Machi...
10:28 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Apple Shows Off iPhone 5's Features in Two New Ads
Apple unveiled two new television ads Monday that flaunt the iPhone 5's new features.One 30-second spot, called "Brilliant," demonstrates how users can pay for Starbucks items using Passbook, an iOS a...
09:30 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable This Plugin Is Like CliffsNotes, Distils Webpages Into Concise Summaries
On any given day, you'll likely scroll through dozens of webpages, and experience information overload. In the Internet age, it's a term that most people are all too familiar with, as daily emails, ar...
09:30 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable This Time-Saving Plugin Distils Webpages Into Concise Summaries
On any given day, you'll likely scroll through dozens of webpages, and experience information overload. In the Internet age, it's a term that most people are all too familiar with, as daily emails, ar...
09:30 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable This Time-Saving Plugin Distills Webpages Into Concise Summaries
On any given day, you'll likely scroll through dozens of webpages, and experience information overload. In the Internet age, it's a term that most people are all too familiar with, as daily emails, ar...
08:30 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Virtual Library Brings Books to NYC Subway
The New York City subway might be the last place you’d expect to check out a library book, but that could soon change if some students from Miami Ad School have their way.SEE ALSO: Tweet This Pa...
07:53 am -04 - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Ridley Scott and Machinima Team Up to Produce 12 Sci-Fi Short FIlms
Director Ridley Scott (Blade Runner) and video entertainment network Machinima have partnered up to produce 12 science fiction short filmsThe shorts will not be directed by Scott himself; he and Machi...
07:30 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Equala's App Plays Your Friends’ Favorite Songs
Name: EQualaOne-Liner Pitch: EQuala is a music app that plays the songs your friends listen to.Why It's Taking Off: The free social music app lets you to create a customized station of the music your ...
07:13 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Samsung Gives Sneak Peek at Galaxy S IV
Samsung gave a sneak peek at its upcoming flagship phone, the Galaxy S IV, on Monday.The Korean electronics giant tweeted a photo that shows a front view of the Android smartphone, although it is most...
06:03 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Video Imagines Shopping With Google Glass
What would it be like to shop with Google Glass? Omaha-based ConAgra Foods, which owns popular frozen food brands like Healthy Choice and Marie Callender's, worked with Google's newly created shopper ...
05:32 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Fake Fire Prank Is Amusingly Cruel
We've found the simultaneously funniest and meanest friends in existenceThese two pranksters teamed up to convince their friend Tom that the house was on fire in the middle of the night. With some exc...
04:56 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Watch Entire 'Game of Thrones' Season 2 in Just 14 Minutes
Rejoice, Game of Thrones fans — your favorite HBO fantasy epic returns in less than three weeks. Season 3 begins March 31, leaving you without much time to watch the whole second season and get ...
04:38 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable 30 Artists to Watch at the 2013 SXSW Music Festival
SXSW is that time of the year where everyone who isn't in Austin, Texas, at the beginning of March suffers from major bouts of fomo. Those who are there have enjoyed memerific entertainment, from taki...
04:33 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Avert Disaster With This Self-Powered Emergency Smartphone Charger
You could have all the apps in the world to prepare you for survival when disaster strikes — flashlight, emergency contacts, GPS and first aid tips — but they'll be entirely useless when y...
03:55 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Sorry, Techies: No Google Glass Allowed in This Bar
Excited for Google's Project Glass to finish development? So are weIf you live in Seattle, however, you might need to stick with your boring, non-augmented-reality shades for a night out at the barsTh...
03:47 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Boxer Hunts Down Cowardly Twitter Troll for Digital TKO
Boom! Curtis Woodhouse just scored a knockout blow for every athlete who's ever been harassed by sports trolls on Twitter.The English boxer lost his country's light welterweight title to Shayne Single...
03:30 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Arduino-Compatible Board Brings Wireless Sensors to Your iPhone
The creator behind a new coin-sized, Arduino-compatible board says the possibilities are endless with this microcomputer that can wirelessly connect to your smartphone.The “RFduino” is an ...
02:56 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Sea Lion Stows Away on Diver's Boat
Professional diver Rick Coleman returned to his boat post-night dive to discover an adorable and unexpected stow awayA sea lion had flopped its way aboard his kayak and made itself completely at home....
02:31 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable This Weekend's Top 5 Trending Terms at SXSW
Click here to view this galleryIt was a busy weekend at South by Southwest, and we had our ear to the ground to determine where the chatter was coming from. If you haven't checked out the Trendspotter...
02:17 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Sprint's Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 Gets Jelly Bean Update
Sprint users with a second-generation Samsung Galaxy Tab are in for a nice little treat today: The carrier said it will start rolling out an update to bring Android Jelly Bean 4.1.1 software to the ta...
02:01 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable SXSWi Day 4: Leap Motion, Much Ado About Nothing and More Highlights
AUSTIN — Today was yet another day of mixing with famous people and cats at South by SouthwestThe Trendspotter by Mashable and Topsy revealed buzz about the screening of Much Ado About Nothing, ...
01:50 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable WebMD Launches New Personalized Pregnancy App
Cataloging your baby's firsts is just as important in uteroWebMD, the health information (and self-diagnosis go-to) site, launched WebMD Pregnancy, a free iPhone app to help expectant mothers keep tra...
01:50 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable WebMD Launches Personalized Pregnancy App
Cataloging your baby's firsts is just as important in uteroWebMD, the health information (and self-diagnosis go-to) site, launched WebMD Pregnancy, a free iPhone app to help expectant mothers keep tra...
01:49 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Pope's Job Listed on LinkedIn
So here you are, unsatisfied with that current position as regional assistant to the director of blah blah and ready for a career change. And while career counselors may discourage you from changing j...
01:31 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Report: LinkedIn Will Buy Pulse App for $50 to $100 Million
LinkedIn is close to acquiring Pulse, a popular news reading app, for as much as $100 million, according to a new report.Citing unnamed sources, AllThingsD reported that Pulse had been in acquisition ...
01:31 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Report: LinkedIn Will Buy Pulse App for $50M to $100M
LinkedIn is close to acquiring Pulse, a popular news reading app, for as much as $100 million, according to a new report.Citing unnamed sources, AllThingsD reported that Pulse had been in acquisition ...
01:23 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable How Rovio Evolves From Game Maker to Entertainment Juggernaut
AUSTIN — Rovio announced Monday it is bringing its Angry Birds cartoon series to smartphones, tablets and connected devices. Rovio's distribution strategy for Angry Birds Toons is unique because...
01:15 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable LikeBright Lets You Play Matchmaker With Your Friends Online
AUSTIN — Meeting new people to date is tough. If you’re over the bar scene and not quite comfortable with online dating sites, then your options are pretty limited2013 SXSW Accelerator Fin...
01:06 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Ermahgerd! Memes Invade Art Masterpieces and School Photos
Grumpy Cat puts on her finest flannel for school picture day. Ermahgerd Girl channels her inner Girl With a Pearl Earring — or Grrl Werth er Perrl ErrinMemes class it up with starring roles in a...
01:04 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Timberlake Sends 'SNL' Soaring on Social
Saturday Night Live saw a boost of almost 80% on the social scales this week, as Justin Timberlake took hosting and crooning duties for the night. A plethora of special guests buoyed Timberlake's fift...
12:45 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Nature Nerd's Fly Dance Moves Guaranteed to Make Your Day
The California Conservation Corps is a state-run agency that gives youth — many from inner-city environments — job training and work experience out in nature. A couple of the program's you...
12:35 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Tweet This Paintball Gun to Pull Its Trigger
If you feel like your Twitter rage falls on deaf ears, why not punctuate your next tweet by virtually squeezing the trigger of a paintball gun?SEE ALSO: News Anchor Avatar Hosts Your Internet FeedJust...
12:32 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Astronaut Ron Garan Explains How He Tweets From Space
Astronaut Ron Garan not only carries out NASA missions in the International Space Station, but he also finds moments to sends tweets from miles above Earth.Speaking back on land at the 2013 SXSW confe...
12:22 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable SXSW Day 3: The Top Social Buzz
A huge majority of the chatter about South by Southwest took place on Twitter yet again Sunday, with a SXSW-related tweet dropping every four secondsTina Roth Eisenberg, who gave one of the two inter...
12:05 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Kids React to the 'Harlem Shake'
Now that the "Harlem Shake" has effectively ended (or, more accurately speaking, been beaten to its death), it's time to examine the cultural and historical impact the meme has had on societyAnd who b...
12:03 am GMT - Tue, March 12, 2013
Mashable Harvard Secretly Searched Campus Emails in Internal Investigation
Harvard University secretly scoured the email accounts of 16 resident deans last fall, in an attempt to find out the origin of a media leak. After the investigation was revealed by the Boston Globe on...
11:39 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Mother Tried to Sell Her Kids on Facebook for $4,000
Here's a quick parenting tip: It's not OK to offer to sell your children on Facebook, even if you really need the moneyMisty VanHorn, a mother of two in Oklahoma, found that out the hard way over the ...
11:30 pm -04 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Arduino-Compatible Board Brings Wireless Sensors to Your iPhone
The creator behind a new coin-sized, Arduino-compatible board says the possibilities are endless with this microcomputer that can wirelessly connect to your smartphone.The “RFduino” is an ...
11:27 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Darrell Issa: Government Is 'Biggest Threat to Internet Freedom'
AUSTIN — RepDarrell Issa, a Republican House member from California, says he wants to change how people get information.Speaking with Mashable Editor in Chief Lance Ulanoff at the 2013 SXSW...
11:25 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Hooters Ball Girl Accidentally Ruins Baseball Play
Here's a weekend sports highlight for you, and the kind of thing you'll (hopefully) only see in MLB spring trainingIt comes from Saturday's tune-up game between the Tampa Bay Rays and Philadelphia Phi...
11:14 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Man Dressed as Plant Pranks Passersby
Nothing is scarier than when plants come to life and attack you (cuing Little Shop of Horrors soundtrack)Ryan Lewis learned this firsthand by donning a bush costume and plopping himself down in the mi...
11:07 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable EA Says SimCity Servers Close to Fixed
SimCity's servers are mostly back to normal, according to updates posted online, but fans will still have to wait a bit for smooth performance.It's been six days since the city building simulation was...
11:01 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable College Student Creates Gel to Stop Bleeding Instantly
In alternate realities like Mass Effect's video game galaxy or Suzanne Collins' The Hunger Games, all-purpose medicinal salves serve as a rapid cure-all for any ailment or injuryJoe Landolina, a stude...
10:49 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Danish News Mixes Up Syria and Video Game
Looking for a way to illustrate the Syrian city Damascus, a Danish TV station tossed up this image. Keen-eyed observers noticed that, while technically was a depiction of Damascus, something was a bit...
10:32 pm -07 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Fake Fire Prank Is Amusingly Cruel
We've found the simultaneously funniest and meanest friends in existenceThese two pranksters teamed up to convince their friend Tom that the house was on fire in the middle of the night. With some exc...
10:32 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable 10 Instagram Companion Apps for Power Users
Click here to view this galleryYou've captured hundreds of square snaps, followed all your friends and tried every stock filter on Instagram. Now what?For iOS and Android users, there are dozens of qu...
10:31 pm -03 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Report: LinkedIn Will Buy Pulse App for $50 to $100 Million
LinkedIn is close to acquiring Pulse, a popular news reading app, for as much as $100 million, according to a new report.Citing unnamed sources, AllThingsD reported that Pulse had been in acquisition ...
10:18 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Microsoft Bing Now Finds Local Businesses That Aren’t Crowded
An app called Bing Now, demonstrated at Microsoft’s headquarters last week, could give Web searchers a way to gauge the current vibe of a bar or restaurant before they book a table.Smartphones c...
10:14 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable This Augmented Reality App Could Change the Way We Shop Online
AUSTIN — Have you ever been shopping for something like a couch or TV and just refused to bite the bullet because you didn't know if the item would fit or look right in your home? This is a comm...
10:08 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Thread Is the Ultimate Caller ID for Android
AUSTIN — Our phones can hold thousands of different contacts now. Just because a number is saved in your phone, however, doesn’t mean you necessarily remember who that person is, or why th...
10:08 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Togather Helps Authors Connect With Readers IRL
AUSTIN — After Andrew Kessler published his book Martian Summer, the story of the year he spent shadowing NASA's Phoenix Mars Lander mission, he was eager to do anything and everything to promot...
10:03 pm +03 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Early iPhone Prototype Looked Radically Different
The iPhone may be sleek and light in the hands, but according to newly surfaced photos, an early prototype of the device looked quite different than how we know it today. In fact, it was larger and ev...
09:58 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable 3D Printer Turns Body Scans Into Gummi Candy
The FabCafe in Shibuya, Tokyo, is offering 3D printed gummi sweets for "White Day," a Japanese version of Valentine’s Day. On March 14, males are expected to give gifts to their sweethearts.Nine...
09:51 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Brandon Knight's Epic NBA Posterization Fuels Internet Glee
Let's get one thing straight: Brandon Knight did the right thing. He made the right play, the hard-working play, the courageous play, and there are plenty of other image-conscious NBA players who neve...
09:49 pm -04 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Pope's Job Listed on LinkedIn
So here you are, unsatisfied with that current position as regional assistant to the director of blah blah and ready for a career change. And while career counselors may discourage you from changing j...
09:46 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable SXSW Keynote: The Past, Present and Future of the Internet
The Internet has come a long way since the early days. Remember the clamor of dial-up sounds or signing up for your first Hotmail account? We're talking to you, Unicorny143Mashable kicked off its SXSW...
09:33 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Napster Documentary 'Downloaded' Wades Through the 'Bullsh-t'
AUSTIN — Napster co-founders Shawn Fanning and Sean Parker were unsure how the audience at South by Southwest would react to the premiere screening of Downloaded, the new documentary detailing t...
09:23 pm -04 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable How Rovio Evolves From Game Maker to Entertainment Juggernaut
AUSTIN — Rovio announced Monday it is bringing its Angry Birds cartoon series to smartphones, tablets and connected devices. Rovio's distribution strategy for Angry Birds Toons is unique because...
09:15 pm -04 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable LikeBright Lets You Play Matchmaker With Your Friends Online
AUSTIN — Meeting new people to date is tough. If you’re over the bar scene and not quite comfortable with online dating sites, then your options are pretty limited2013 SXSW Accelerator Fin...
09:09 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable The Future of TV Starts With Split Screens
In an interview, Back to the Future director Robert Zemeckis joked that the hoverboards used in the movie were real. It was only after toy stores dealt with customers requesting them that he clarified...
09:02 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Tech Startups Battle Using Old-School Posters at SXSW
AUSTIN — Forget social media. The real marketing battle at South by Southwest Interactive takes place in real life, and is pretty close to real-time.Posters, perhaps the lowest-tech form of mark...
08:44 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Rovio Will Deliver 'Angry Birds' Cartoon Through Its Games
Fans of Angry Birds will be able to consume the cartoon version through any of the Angry Birds games they already own starting this weekendRovio announced Monday that Angry Birds Toons, the company's ...
08:35 pm -04 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Tweet This Paintball Gun to Pull Its Trigger
If you feel like your Twitter rage falls on deaf ears, why not punctuate your next tweet by virtually squeezing the trigger of a paintball gun?SEE ALSO: News Anchor Avatar Hosts Your Internet FeedJust...
08:35 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable 6 Surprising Facts About World's Most Powerful Radio Telescope
The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) is the world's most powerful observatory for studying the universe at the long-wavelength millimeter and submillimeter range of light. It's desi...
08:05 pm -04 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Kids React to the 'Harlem Shake'
Now that the "Harlem Shake" has effectively ended (or, more accurately speaking, been beaten to its death), it's time to examine the cultural and historical impact the meme has had on societyAnd who b...
08:02 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Startup Uses Kinect to Bring Physical Therapy Home
While pursuing an MBA at MIT in 2010, Tim Fu tore his ACL, an incident that led to surgery and six months of physical therapy."It was a really tough process, especially at home, without the coaching o...
07:55 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Iran Is Blocking Tools Used to Evade Internet Filters
Iran has blocked many of the Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) that some citizens use to dodge the government's Internet filters, Iranian media reported SundayThe Iranian government is still allowing ci...
07:46 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Could This Be Samsung's Galaxy S IV?
New images from a Chinese forum, unearthed by Sammy Hub, might be showing Samsung's upcoming flagship Android smartphone, the Galaxy S IVThe device in the photos is marked GT-I9502, and looks very sim...
07:39 pm -04 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Mother Tried to Sell Her Kids on Facebook for $4,000
Here's a quick parenting tip: It's not OK to offer to sell your children on Facebook, even if you really need the moneyMisty VanHorn, a mother of two in Oklahoma, found that out the hard way over the ...
07:26 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable How Households Without Traditional TVs Get Their News and Entertainment
The vast majority of households in the U.S. — more than 95% — still have traditional cable or satellite television, which they use to get news and entertainment, but the number of househol...
07:14 pm -04 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Man Dressed as Plant Pranks Passersby
Nothing is scarier than when plants come to life and attack you (cuing Little Shop of Horrors soundtrack)Ryan Lewis learned this firsthand by donning a bush costume and plopping himself down in the mi...
07:04 pm -06 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Timberlake Sends 'SNL' Soaring on Social
Saturday Night Live saw a boost of almost 80% on the social scales this week, as Justin Timberlake took hosting and crooning duties for the night. A plethora of special guests buoyed Timberlake's fift...
07:03 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Early iPhone Prototype Looked Radically Different
The iPhone may be sleek and light in the hands, but according to newly surfaced photos, an early prototype of the device looked quite different than how we know it today. In fact, it was larger and ev...
06:39 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable 10 Fundamental Firefox Add-Ons for Developers
Click here to view this galleryDebugging, optimizing, coding, validating — all part of the painful process of web development projects. However, you can utilize tools within the browser, specifi...
06:14 pm -04 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable This Augmented Reality App Could Change the Way We Shop Online
AUSTIN — Have you ever been shopping for something like a couch or TV and just refused to bite the bullet because you didn't know if the item would fit or look right in your home? This is a comm...
06:08 pm -04 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Thread Is the Ultimate Caller ID for Android
AUSTIN — Our phones can hold thousands of different contacts now. Just because a number is saved in your phone, however, doesn’t mean you necessarily remember who that person is, or why th...
06:05 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Movie Theater Simulates What It’s Like to Be Homeless in Winter
Relating to the struggles of the homeless is no easy taskFiftyfifty is a Germany-based publication that is focused on doing exactly that.In a recent awareness tactic called Frozen Cinema, Fiftyfifty t...
05:33 pm -04 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Napster Documentary 'Downloaded' Wades Through the 'Bullsh-t'
AUSTIN — Napster co-founders Shawn Fanning and Sean Parker were unsure how the audience at South by Southwest would react to the premiere screening of Downloaded, the new documentary detailing t...
04:58 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Job Hunting? 170+ Openings at MTV and More
Whether you're unemployed, underemployed or just looking for something a bit more interesting, the Mashable Job Board is full of listings to take your career to the next level.Since 2005, Mashable has...
04:11 pm -04 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable If 'Game of Thrones' Was Set in High School...
Imagine the drama of Westeros playing out in the halls of a high school. Dragons and Lannister-size egos don't exactly fit inside lockers.YouTube series "School of Thrones" reworks Game of Thrones int...
03:27 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable TiVo Mini Now Available for $99
TiVo has launched its TiVo Mini extender, which enables you to watch TiVo content in another TV in your house, for $99.99.The box lets you watch live TV and recorded shows from the TiVo DVR, as well a...
12:53 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable LG Begins Global Rollout of Optimus L5II
LG has launched its Optimus L5II smartphone in Brazil, followed by a rollout in South and Central America, Europe, Asia, Russia, the Middle East and AfricaShowcased at this year's Mobile World Congres...
12:07 pm GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Be Mesmerized by This Synchronized Clock Art Installation
Stockholm-based design studio Humans Since 1982 has turned time into clock art, using the clock faces to demonstrate fluid motions and shapes that are striking and sure to keep you entranced for hours...
11:49 am -07 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable SimCity Server Issues And Other News You Need to Know
Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital worldToday, we're looking at three particularly interesting stories. ...
11:16 am GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Interactive Doodle Pays Tribute to Douglas Adams' 'Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy'
Today's Google Doodle is an interactive tribute to one of the funniest sci-fi novels ever — Douglas Adams' "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy."Douglas Adams, who was born on March 11, 1952, was a...
09:24 am GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Father Helps Daughter Play as Pauline by Hacking 'Donkey Kong'
As Donkey Kong's resident damsel-in-distress, Pauline usually awaits rescue from hero, Mario. But one father turned the tables by hacking the classic arcade game, and creating "Donkey Kong: Pauline Ed...
08:35 am +03 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable This Week's Biggest Moments in 25 Photos
Another week has come and gone, giving us stories of triumph, loss and enduring spirit. But the days go by so fast we might not get a chance to truly process it all. Take the time now to reflect on th...
08:34 am GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Yabbly Is Like Quora Specifically For Shopping Questions
There's no shortage of reviews online for all types of products, but Tom Leung believes the vast majority are useless to readers because the people writing them don't know anything about your situatio...
08:10 am +08 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable 6 Questions With Director Danny Boyle
AUSTIN - Danny Boyle is an Oscar-winning director behind films as diverse as Trainspotting, Slumdog Millionaire and 127 Hours. As New York Times columnist David Carr put it, "just when you think you h...
08:00 am GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Cat Adorably Hides From Camera to Finish Dinner
Here's how the story goes: Cat wants to eat. Cat can't eat in front of cameras. Cat figures out a solutionIt's a cautionary tale about how intrusive paparazzi are getting in the daily life of celebs l...
07:35 am GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Meet Old Spice's Newest Spokesman: Mr. Wolfdog
Old Spice is looking to appeal to men's wilder side — and the company is using a wolf to do it.So to speak. To market its Wild body fragrance collection, the P&G-owned brand has developed a ...
07:02 am GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable 'Click With Me Now' Lets You Share Your Screen, Help Others Online
Let’s face it: Explaining to your mom how to book a hotel room on Expedia, or trying to help your dad sort through all the cameras for sale on Best Buy’s website is a bit of a challenge if...
06:24 am GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Are You Human? Take Part Two of the Test
After taking YouTuber Ze Frank's "Human Test," you may have been concerned about your true identity — perhaps you're actually a cyborg or zombie roaming the planet in a human bodyBut fear not. I...
06:13 am +07 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Paintingbombs Are the New Photobombs
What do you mean it can't happen? Have you ever tried?SEE ALSO: More Sunday ComicsThis probably happened to Salvador Dalí like all the time.Comic illustration by Rob DenBleyker, Cyanide & Hap...
05:35 am GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable This Week's Biggest Moments in 25 Photos
Another week has come and gone, giving us stories of triumph, loss and enduring spirit. But the days go by so fast we might not get a chance to truly process it all. Take the time now to reflect on th...
04:44 am GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Promo for Louis C.K.'s New HBO Special Mocks All Promos
When drumming up publicity for a new show, celebrities typically use a tried-and-true format for their promos: big sound, bright lights and bold headlines.But not Louis C.KAs the comedian is wont to d...
03:59 am GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Magic Trick for Homeless Man Will Warm Your Heart
They say money doesn't grow on trees, but apparently, it can emerge from cups.One street magician makes a homeless man's day by turning coffee into cash. Watch the emotional YouTube video, above, then...
03:14 am GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Top 5 Apps for Kids This Week
Click here to view this galleryChris Crowell is a veteran kindergarten teacher and contributing editor to Children's Technology Review, a web-based archive of articles and reviews on apps, technology ...
02:28 am GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Pheed: The Next Social Craze for Teens?
Click here to view this galleryHave you sent your first "Pheed" yet? Launched late last year, Pheed is a new social media platform that lets you share text, photos, videos and audio. Propelled by teen...
02:24 am -04 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Are You Human? Take Part Two of the Test
After taking YouTuber Ze Frank's "Human Test," you may have been concerned about your true identity — perhaps you're actually a cyborg or zombie roaming the planet in a human bodyBut fear not. I...
01:46 am GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable SXSWi Day 3: Cory Booker, Memoto's Lifelogging Camera and More
AUSTIN — The sun was out for day three festivities at SXSW and is expected to stay all week. Attendees can put their umbrellas away — well, at least 'til South By 2014.Cory Booker dominate...
01:34 am -07 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable Yabbly Is Like Quora Specifically For Shopping Questions
There's no shortage of reviews online for all types of products, but Tom Leung believes the vast majority are useless to readers because the people writing them don't know anything about your situatio...
01:17 am GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable RebelMouse: How to Create Your Personalized Social Front Page
Click here to view this galleryHave you heard about RebelMouse, the social media aggregator — or "social front page" — created by former Huffington Post CTO Paul Berry?Based on the idea th...
01:03 am GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable The Closest We Can Get to Time Travel
Spring forward, fall back — daylight saving time is our only brush with defying the laws of nature.SEE ALSO: More Sunday ComicsIt's no Quantum Leap, but we'll just have be satisfiedComic written...
12:45 am GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable SimpleWash, the Easiest Way to Clean Up Your Facebook Page
Whether you're job searching or have a pending friend request from your boss, it's a good idea to clean up your social media profiles every once in a while. After all, even if you're pretty militant a...
12:10 am GMT - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable 6 Questions With Director Danny Boyle
AUSTIN - Danny Boyle is an Oscar-winning director behind films as diverse as Trainspotting, Slumdog Millionaire and 127 Hours. As New York Times columnist David Carr put it, "just when you think you h...
12:02 am -07 - Mon, March 11, 2013
Mashable 'Click With Me Now' Lets You Share Your Screen, Help Others Online
Let’s face it: Explaining to your mom how to book a hotel room on Expedia, or trying to help your dad sort through all the cameras for sale on Best Buy’s website is a bit of a challenge if...
11:50 pm GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Viral Video Recap: Must-Watch Memes of the Week
Well, folks. You heard it here first: Cats are still cute. Which is why the frisky little felines take up the majority of this week's viral video recapWe've got a cat that fights a "ghost" and cats th...
11:32 pm GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Why 'Hater' App's Founder Wanted a Negative Alternative to Social Media
Social networks like Facebook and Instagram are intended to help users share their lives, but Jake Banks believes the language of "likes" used on these services forces us to be overly positive and res...
11:13 pm GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Paintingbombs Are the New Photobombs
What do you mean it can't happen? Have you ever tried?SEE ALSO: More Sunday ComicsThis probably happened to Salvador Dalí like all the time.Comic illustration by Rob DenBleyker, Cyanide & Hap...
10:59 pm GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Marvel Digital Comics Get Intelligent Audio Tracks
AUSTIN — We’ve all seen enough comic book movies to know that the right soundtrack can intensify or deaden the action. The same could be true of more traditional, albeit digital, comics. A...
10:34 pm GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Not It Labs Turns Family and Office Chores Into a Game
There's not much fun about doing chores for work or home, but one startup hopes to gamify the experience with a new smartphone app.Not It Labs, a startup out of Birmingham, announced at SXSW this week...
10:18 pm GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Can Facebook Put Video Ads in News Feed Without Angering Users?
Facebook video ads are coming to your News Feed — it's just a matter of when.AdAge reported in mid-December that Facebook was planning to introduce a new ad product "by April at the latest" that...
09:19 pm GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Elon Musk at SXSW: "I Would Like to Die on Mars, Just Not on Impact"
AUSTIN — The most popular name on Twitter during day two of South by Southwest was Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of SpaceXDuring his keynote address at the conference, Musk said he would one da...
09:19 pm GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Elon Musk at SXSW: 'I Would Like to Die on Mars, Just Not on Impact'
AUSTIN — The most popular name on Twitter during day two of South by Southwest was Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of SpaceXDuring his keynote address at the conference, Musk said he would one da...
09:12 pm GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Google Experiment Creates Web Magic for 'Oz the Great and Powerful'
AUSTIN — Like a magician pulling a rabbit out of a hat, a Google Chrome experiment wondrously appeared for Oz the Great and Powerful to serve as an interactive trailerThe masterminds behind the ...
08:48 pm GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable SXSW Day 2: The Top Social Buzz
With South by Southwest in full swing, what were the most-buzzed about topics in Austin on Saturday? The answer sounds like a David Bowie song: a party on MarsWith almost all buzz coming from Twitter,...
08:38 pm GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Facebook Is So Uncool
Facebook is losing its grip on kids, according to a recent article by CNET's Jennifer Van Grove, in which she cites complicated features and too much parental control.SEE ALSO: More Sunday ComicsIn th...
08:18 pm GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Watch the Funniest Moments of Justin Timberlake on 'SNL'
Justin Timberlake made a triumphant return to Saturday Night Live last night, marking his fifth time as a host. And while the Internet had high standards for the musician who made "Dick in a Box" an a...
08:00 pm GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Wealth Inequality, Facebook Redesign Spark This Week's Hot Discussions
Click here to view this galleryWealth inequality is currently a topic of much debate, so when this video showed the difference between the reality and the perception of wealth distribution, it quickly...
07:50 pm -04 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Viral Video Recap: Must-Watch Memes of the Week
Well, folks. You heard it here first: Cats are still cute. Which is why the frisky little felines take up the majority of this week's viral video recapWe've got a cat that fights a "ghost" and cats th...
07:45 pm -05 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable SimpleWash, the Easiest Way to Clean Up Your Facebook Page
Whether you're job searching or have a pending friend request from your boss, it's a good idea to clean up your social media profiles every once in a while. After all, even if you're pretty militant a...
07:32 pm -04 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Why 'Hater' App's Founder Wanted a Negative Alternative to Social Media
Social networks like Facebook and Instagram are intended to help users share their lives, but Jake Banks believes the language of "likes" used on these services forces us to be overly positive and res...
07:23 pm GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Syfy Channel Opens Pop-Up Hotel at SXSW
AUSTIN — As attendees know, hotel space at South by Southwest is scarce. For some, even spending a night in a shipping container may be preferable to staying somewhere miles away. Syfy is testin...
07:15 pm GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Is This the $33 Way to Add 3D to Your iPhone?
AUSTIN - If watching 2D video on your iPhone isn’t good enough for you, perhaps you’d like to try 3D.On the streets of SXSW, a little Japanese company called Pied Piper, Inc. was showing w...
06:59 pm -04 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Marvel Digital Comics Get Intelligent Audio Tracks
AUSTIN — We’ve all seen enough comic book movies to know that the right soundtrack can intensify or deaden the action. The same could be true of more traditional, albeit digital, comics. A...
06:57 pm GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Roli's Seaboard GRAND Is New Take on the Piano
Technology has always had a profound impact on music — think of how the electric guitar changed it — and a new, innovative keyboard could be the next stepIt's called the Seaboard GRAND and...
06:50 pm -05 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Viral Video Recap: Must-Watch Memes of the Week
Well, folks. You heard it here first: Cats are still cute. Which is why the frisky little felines take up the majority of this week's viral video recapWe've got a cat that fights a "ghost" and cats th...
06:19 pm -03 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Elon Musk at SXSW: "I Would Like to Die on Mars, Just Not on Impact"
AUSTIN — The most popular name on Twitter during day two of South by Southwest was Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of SpaceXDuring his keynote address at the conference, Musk said he would one da...
06:18 pm GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable 7 Pinterest Boards to Follow for Your Career
Brie Weiler Reynolds is the content and social media director at FlexJobs, the award-winning site for telecommuting and flexible job listings, and a former career advisor. At FlexJobs, Brie offers job...
06:03 pm -07 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable The Closest We Can Get to Time Travel
Spring forward, fall back — daylight saving time is our only brush with defying the laws of nature.SEE ALSO: More Sunday ComicsIt's no Quantum Leap, but we'll just have be satisfiedComic written...
05:48 pm -03 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable SXSW Day 2: The Top Social Buzz
With South by Southwest in full swing, what were the most-buzzed about topics in Austin on Saturday? The answer sounds like a David Bowie song: a party on MarsWith almost all buzz coming from Twitter,...
05:19 pm -04 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Elon Musk at SXSW: "I Would Like to Die on Mars, Just Not on Impact"
AUSTIN — The most popular name on Twitter during day two of South by Southwest was Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of SpaceXDuring his keynote address at the conference, Musk said he would one da...
04:50 pm -07 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Viral Video Recap: Must-Watch Memes of the Week
Well, folks. You heard it here first: Cats are still cute. Which is why the frisky little felines take up the majority of this week's viral video recapWe've got a cat that fights a "ghost" and cats th...
04:32 pm -07 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Why 'Hater' App's Founder Wanted a Negative Alternative to Social Media
Social networks like Facebook and Instagram are intended to help users share their lives, but Jake Banks believes the language of "likes" used on these services forces us to be overly positive and res...
04:19 pm -05 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Elon Musk at SXSW: "I Would Like to Die on Mars, Just Not on Impact"
AUSTIN — The most popular name on Twitter during day two of South by Southwest was Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of SpaceXDuring his keynote address at the conference, Musk said he would one da...
04:18 pm -04 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Watch the Funniest Moments of Justin Timberlake on 'SNL'
Justin Timberlake made a triumphant return to Saturday Night Live last night, marking his fifth time as a host. And while the Internet had high standards for the musician who made "Dick in a Box" an a...
04:13 pm -07 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Paintingbombs Are the New Photobombs
What do you mean it can't happen? Have you ever tried?SEE ALSO: More Sunday ComicsThis probably happened to Salvador Dalí like all the time.Comic illustration by Rob DenBleyker, Cyanide & Hap...
03:18 pm -07 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Can Facebook Put Video Ads in News Feed Without Angering Users?
Facebook video ads are coming to your News Feed — it's just a matter of when.AdAge reported in mid-December that Facebook was planning to introduce a new ad product "by April at the latest" that...
03:15 pm -04 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Is This the $33 Way to Add 3D to Your iPhone?
AUSTIN - If watching 2D video on your iPhone isn’t good enough for you, perhaps you’d like to try 3D.On the streets of SXSW, a little Japanese company called Pied Piper, Inc. was showing w...
03:12 pm -06 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Google Experiment Creates Web Magic for 'Oz the Great and Powerful'
AUSTIN — Like a magician pulling a rabbit out of a hat, a Google Chrome experiment wondrously appeared for Oz the Great and Powerful to serve as an interactive trailerThe masterminds behind the ...
02:18 pm -04 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable 7 Pinterest Boards to Follow for Your Career
Brie Weiler Reynolds is the content and social media director at FlexJobs, the award-winning site for telecommuting and flexible job listings, and a former career advisor. At FlexJobs, Brie offers job...
02:12 pm -07 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Google Experiment Creates Web Magic for 'Oz the Great and Powerful'
AUSTIN — Like a magician pulling a rabbit out of a hat, a Google Chrome experiment wondrously appeared for Oz the Great and Powerful to serve as an interactive trailerThe masterminds behind the ...
12:15 pm -07 - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Is This the $33 Way to Add 3D to Your iPhone?
AUSTIN - If watching 2D video on your iPhone isn’t good enough for you, perhaps you’d like to try 3D.On the streets of SXSW, a little Japanese company called Pied Piper, Inc. was showing w...
09:27 am GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Al Gore Defends Against Critics of His Al Jazeera Deal st SXSW
Former U.S. vice-president and environmental activist Al Gore has faced harsh criticism recently for selling Current TV to Al Jazeera, a Qatar-based news network funded largely by oil moneyHe defended...
09:27 am GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Al Gore Defends Against Critics of His Al Jazeera Deal at SXSW
Former U.S. vice-president and environmental activist Al Gore has faced harsh criticism recently for selling Current TV to Al Jazeera, a Qatar-based news network funded largely by oil moneyHe defended...
08:31 am GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Meet Charlie, the Service that Helps You Rock Your Next Meeting
AUSTIN — If you attend a lot of meetings, you often might not know much about your fellow participants. Enter Charlie, a new service designed to help you better prep for meetings, and know more ...
08:04 am GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Hands on With Leap Motion's Controller
AUSTIN — The future of desktop computing is here. Leap Motion's powerful controller, which lets you control 8 cubic feet of virtual space in front of your computer, is, as promised, impressive. ...
07:39 am GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable What Happens to Social Media After a Twitter Revolution?
Two years after the Arab Spring, questions still remain as to how much social media actually helped fuel and drive the uprisings that arose in Tunisia and swept across the region. But regardless of wh...
07:14 am GMT - Sun, March 10, 2013
Mashable Manage Your Entire Home From a Phone Using This App
A new app aims to reassure absent homeowners by letti