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11:58 pm -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Cheap HP Slate 7 Tablet Reaffirms: You Get What You Pay For
You know how you fall off a bicycle or a horse and you're sort of hesitant to remount? It's been nearly two years since HP fell off its tablet bicycle/horse with the wreck that was the HP TouchPad.HP ...
11:50 pm GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable The Rise Of E-Smoke
Puff, puff, pass the e-cigarette. To the tune of about $2 billion in retails sales this year. That's a lot of smokeless vapor for an industry that only a few years ago looked like a fad. Now with subs...
11:45 pm -04 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable 25 Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed
It's been another lively week in the digital world. Here at Mashable, we've been so busy preparing for Social Media Day and running through Home Depot that we can't blame you if you've fallen behind o...
11:22 pm -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable How Fashion Brands Are Using Vine
The fashion industry immediately embraced Vine, Twitter's 6-second video app, after it launched in February. It was no surprise Vine was suddenly so popular: The app was released just two weeks before...
11:05 pm GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable You Really Should Follow the Interior Department on Instagram
Government is not known for its excellence in using social media — but the Interior Department, which oversees the country's federal parks, has totally figured out Instagram. Just look at some o...
10:45 pm -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable 25 Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed
It's been another lively week in the digital world. Here at Mashable, we've been so busy preparing for Social Media Day and running through Home Depot that we can't blame you if you've fallen behind o...
10:34 pm GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Missouri Officially Recognizes June 30 as Social Media Day
Missouri has officially declared June 30 as Social Media Day.Though many cities in the U.S. have officially recognized the international celebration, Missouri is one of the first states to issue such ...
10:32 pm -07 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Record-Setting British Electric Race Car Reaches 204 MPH
When you think electric car, "fast" might not be the first adjective that comes to your mind. But at 204 mph, Drayson Racing has a electric race car that surpasses the impressive speeds of Nissan's ex...
10:12 pm +01 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable 11 Coolest Places to Take Your GoPro
If you own a GoPro camera, you probably possess at least a little bit of an adventurer's spirit. But where are the best and most thrilling places to record your experiences and share them with the wor...
10:07 pm GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Happy 6th Birthday, iPhone!
It was exactly six years ago to the day when Apple's iPhone made its debut in the U.S. market. More than 356 million iPhone sales later, this smartphone has become a worldwide tech staple, a recogniza...
10:04 pm -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable DOMA Decision Spurs Celebrations and Other Top Comments
Much of the Internet erupted in celebration Wednesday after the Supreme Court ruled to overturn the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) on a 5-4 vote. The decision was a historic win for LGBT activists, an...
09:22 pm -07 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable How Fashion Brands Are Using Vine
The fashion industry immediately embraced Vine, Twitter's 6-second video app, after it launched in February. It was no surprise Vine was suddenly so popular: The app was released just two weeks before...
09:15 pm -05 - Sat, June 29, 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...
09:12 pm GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable 11 Coolest Places to Take Your GoPro
If you own a GoPro camera, you probably possess at least a little bit of an adventurer's spirit. But where are the best and most thrilling places to record your experiences and share them with the wor...
08:52 pm -04 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Hockey Used to Be Even More Dangerous
The fact that the Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup earlier this week in an epic comeback reminds us: Hockey is the only sport with large, angled sticks, and blades on shoes — and oh yeah, ...
08:11 pm -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Vine Withers as New Instagram Video Shares Take Lead on Twitter
It has been only about 10 days since video on Instagram debuted, and Twitter-owned competitor Vine is already losing ground.Marketing Land used analytics tool Topsy to compare Instagram versus Vine li...
08:09 pm +01 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable What to Do When You’re Overqualified for a Job
You’ve been a dutiful job seeker for a while, and finally, you’ve found a position ... that you could do blindfolded. But after you’re called in for an interview, the hiring manager ...
08:05 pm -04 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Top 10 Tech This Week
Summer's here and the tech is hot. If you're looking for all the latest and most important developments in the techno-world, you came to the right place: Top 10 Tech has you covered.Google made two an...
08:04 pm GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Facebook Addiction Runs in the Family
Who is spending more time on Facebook? It may be easier to blame the younger generation, but we all know our parents are just as addicted to commenting on every status that passes through their feeds....
07:52 pm -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Hockey Used to Be Even More Dangerous
The fact that the Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup earlier this week in an epic comeback reminds us: Hockey is the only sport with large, angled sticks, and blades on shoes — and oh yeah, ...
07:50 pm -04 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable The Rise Of E-Smoke
Puff, puff, pass the e-cigarette. To the tune of about $2 billion in retails sales this year. That's a lot of smokeless vapor for an industry that only a few years ago looked like a fad. Now with subs...
07:09 pm GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable What to Do When You’re Overqualified for a Job
You’ve been a dutiful job seeker for a while, and finally, you’ve found a position ... that you could do blindfolded. But after you’re called in for an interview, the hiring manager ...
07:05 pm -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Top 10 Tech This Week
Summer's here and the tech is hot. If you're looking for all the latest and most important developments in the techno-world, you came to the right place: Top 10 Tech has you covered.Google made two an...
07:05 pm -04 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable You Really Should Follow the Interior Department on Instagram
Government is not known for its excellence in using social media — but the Interior Department, which oversees the country's federal parks, has totally figured out Instagram. Just look at some o...
06:50 pm -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable The Rise Of E-Smoke
Puff, puff, pass the e-cigarette. To the tune of about $2 billion in retails sales this year. That's a lot of smokeless vapor for an industry that only a few years ago looked like a fad. Now with subs...
06:47 pm GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable How One Woman Entrepreneur Is Breaking Pakistan's 'Cement Ceiling'
In 1984, Nora Frenkiel coined the term glass ceiling: "Women have reached a certain point — I call it the glass ceiling. They're in the top of middle management and they're stopping and getting ...
06:34 pm -04 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Missouri Officially Recognizes June 30 as Social Media Day
Missouri has officially declared June 30 as Social Media Day.Though many cities in the U.S. have officially recognized the international celebration, Missouri is one of the first states to issue such ...
06:06 pm GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable 15 Saturday Morning Cartoon GIFs
Whether you were watching One Saturday Morning or Kid's WB, Saturday morning cartoons were a childhood staple. They marked the beginning of a two-day reprieve from school, when it was too early to wor...
06:05 pm -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable You Really Should Follow the Interior Department on Instagram
Government is not known for its excellence in using social media — but the Interior Department, which oversees the country's federal parks, has totally figured out Instagram. Just look at some o...
05:52 pm -07 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Hockey Used to Be Even More Dangerous
The fact that the Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup earlier this week in an epic comeback reminds us: Hockey is the only sport with large, angled sticks, and blades on shoes — and oh yeah, ...
05:34 pm -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Missouri Officially Recognizes June 30 as Social Media Day
Missouri has officially declared June 30 as Social Media Day.Though many cities in the U.S. have officially recognized the international celebration, Missouri is one of the first states to issue such ...
05:12 pm -04 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable 11 Coolest Places to Take Your GoPro
If you own a GoPro camera, you probably possess at least a little bit of an adventurer's spirit. But where are the best and most thrilling places to record your experiences and share them with the wor...
05:07 pm -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Happy 6th Birthday, iPhone!
It was exactly six years ago to the day when Apple's iPhone made its debut in the U.S. market. More than 356 million iPhone sales later, this smartphone has become a worldwide tech staple, a recogniza...
04:12 pm -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable 11 Coolest Places to Take Your GoPro
If you own a GoPro camera, you probably possess at least a little bit of an adventurer's spirit. But where are the best and most thrilling places to record your experiences and share them with the wor...
04:05 pm -07 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable You Really Should Follow the Interior Department on Instagram
Government is not known for its excellence in using social media — but the Interior Department, which oversees the country's federal parks, has totally figured out Instagram. Just look at some o...
04:04 pm -04 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Facebook Addiction Runs in the Family
Who is spending more time on Facebook? It may be easier to blame the younger generation, but we all know our parents are just as addicted to commenting on every status that passes through their feeds....
03:34 pm -07 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Missouri Officially Recognizes June 30 as Social Media Day
Missouri has officially declared June 30 as Social Media Day.Though many cities in the U.S. have officially recognized the international celebration, Missouri is one of the first states to issue such ...
03:09 pm -04 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable What to Do When You’re Overqualified for a Job
You’ve been a dutiful job seeker for a while, and finally, you’ve found a position ... that you could do blindfolded. But after you’re called in for an interview, the hiring manager ...
03:07 pm -07 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Happy 6th Birthday, iPhone!
It was exactly six years ago to the day when Apple's iPhone made its debut in the U.S. market. More than 356 million iPhone sales later, this smartphone has become a worldwide tech staple, a recogniza...
03:04 pm -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Facebook Addiction Runs in the Family
Who is spending more time on Facebook? It may be easier to blame the younger generation, but we all know our parents are just as addicted to commenting on every status that passes through their feeds....
02:47 pm -04 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable How One Woman Entrepreneur Is Breaking Pakistan's 'Cement Ceiling'
In 1984, Nora Frenkiel coined the term glass ceiling: "Women have reached a certain point — I call it the glass ceiling. They're in the top of middle management and they're stopping and getting ...
02:09 pm -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable What to Do When You’re Overqualified for a Job
You’ve been a dutiful job seeker for a while, and finally, you’ve found a position ... that you could do blindfolded. But after you’re called in for an interview, the hiring manager ...
02:06 pm -04 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable 15 Saturday Morning Cartoon GIFs
Whether you were watching One Saturday Morning or Kid's WB, Saturday morning cartoons were a childhood staple. They marked the beginning of a two-day reprieve from school, when it was too early to wor...
01:47 pm -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable How One Woman Entrepreneur Is Breaking Pakistan's 'Cement Ceiling'
In 1984, Nora Frenkiel coined the term glass ceiling: "Women have reached a certain point — I call it the glass ceiling. They're in the top of middle management and they're stopping and getting ...
01:06 pm -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable 15 Saturday Morning Cartoon GIFs
Whether you were watching One Saturday Morning or Kid's WB, Saturday morning cartoons were a childhood staple. They marked the beginning of a two-day reprieve from school, when it was too early to wor...
01:04 pm -07 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Facebook Addiction Runs in the Family
Who is spending more time on Facebook? It may be easier to blame the younger generation, but we all know our parents are just as addicted to commenting on every status that passes through their feeds....
12:09 pm -07 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable What to Do When You’re Overqualified for a Job
You’ve been a dutiful job seeker for a while, and finally, you’ve found a position ... that you could do blindfolded. But after you’re called in for an interview, the hiring manager ...
11:47 am -07 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable How One Woman Entrepreneur Is Breaking Pakistan's 'Cement Ceiling'
In 1984, Nora Frenkiel coined the term glass ceiling: "Women have reached a certain point — I call it the glass ceiling. They're in the top of middle management and they're stopping and getting ...
11:06 am -07 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable 15 Saturday Morning Cartoon GIFs
Whether you were watching One Saturday Morning or Kid's WB, Saturday morning cartoons were a childhood staple. They marked the beginning of a two-day reprieve from school, when it was too early to wor...
06:17 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable 20 Desperate Dating Songs on Spotify
Breakups are never easy.And there are significant differences in the way people cope. It's normal for some to sit in bed and indulge in gallons of Haagen-Dazs while grieving. Others bounce back immedi...
06:00 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Star Wars' C-3PO Busts a Rhyme in Vintage Rap Video
Star Wars fans, you probably didn't know that the series' gawky robot, C-3PO, had a secret rap careerBut Everything Is Terrible recently uncovered this delightful video of the robot rapping about spac...
05:41 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable NeverWet Makes Everything You Own Water-Resistant
Ross Nanotechnology has developed a product called Rust-Oleum NeverWet that does just what its name says. Just spray pretty much everything you own with NeverWet and it becomes basically waterproofNev...
04:58 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Augmented Reality Glasses in the Classroom: An Inside Look
Scientists at Spain's Universidad Carlos III en Madrid developed a software system for augmented reality glasses that will allow professors to "see" how their students are understanding class material...
04:13 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable 5 Midnight Snack Hacks To Daydream About
Everyone loves a midnight snack, but there's nothing worse than sneaking down to the kitchen, opening the refrigerator and finding nothing but condiments.On those nights when it seems like there's not...
03:52 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Pop Songs Get Old Hollywood Sound With Postmodern Jukebox
It's time to turn the radio dial back to your grandparents' generationPostmodern Jukebox posted a video in February featuring a woman with her hair in 1940s-style victory rolls and a polka dot dress c...
03:00 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable 'The Wizard of Oz' Like You've Never Seen Before: In Legos
This year at Brickworld Chicago, a group of online Lego builders called VirtuaLUG (Virtual Lego User Group) recreated every major scene from the original 1939 The Wizard of Oz movie, including a motor...
02:44 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable 3D-Printed Fashion Show Draws Inspiration From Nature
When you think about it, the fashion and tech industries aren't so different. Both create products that people use daily, follow extremely fickle trends and insist upon remaining on the cutting edgeIt...
02:40 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Google+ at 2 Years: An Assessment
Two years ago Friday, Google unveiled its social network Google+ to the world.In the early days, Google described Google+ as a "social layer" rather than a pure social network, partly because Google+ ...
02:34 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Facebook 'Compliments' Pages Promote Positivity on College Campuses
Last fall, a new Internet craze hit college campuses: Facebook 'Compliments' pages.Four students at Queen's University in Kingston, Canada, started a Facebook profile called Queens U Compliments. They...
02:19 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Meet Max, Netflix's Answer to Siri
Netflix has introduced Max, a new voice on its video streaming service that recommends movies and TV shows for users based on how they're feeling and their personal preferencesAvailable only for PlayS...
02:17 am -04 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable 20 Desperate Dating Songs on Spotify
Breakups are never easy.And there are significant differences in the way people cope. It's normal for some to sit in bed and indulge in gallons of Haagen-Dazs while grieving. Others bounce back immedi...
02:00 am -04 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Star Wars' C-3PO Busts a Rhyme in Vintage Rap Video
Star Wars fans, you probably didn't know that the series' gawky robot, C-3PO, had a secret rap careerBut Everything Is Terrible recently uncovered this delightful video of the robot rapping about spac...
01:47 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Texas Teenager Arrested for Violent Facebook Comment
What you say on Facebook could land you in jail. That's the tough lesson that a Texas teenager learned in February, when an online argument with a friend led to his arrest. He's now awaiting trial and...
01:41 am -04 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable NeverWet Makes Everything You Own Water-Resistant
Ross Nanotechnology has developed a product called Rust-Oleum NeverWet that does just what its name says. Just spray pretty much everything you own with NeverWet and it becomes basically waterproofNev...
01:17 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable 6 Things We'd Change About Feedly
Google Reader is all but in the ground, and Feedly has risen up to take in the poor and forlorn Reader users who are wandering aimlessly around the web, looking for a new and comprehensive RSS experie...
01:00 am -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Star Wars' C-3PO Busts a Rhyme in Vintage Rap Video
Star Wars fans, you probably didn't know that the series' gawky robot, C-3PO, had a secret rap careerBut Everything Is Terrible recently uncovered this delightful video of the robot rapping about spac...
12:56 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Is Microsoft Becoming the Do-Over Company?
At first glance, it looked like the big thing Microsoft revealed to its developers in San Francisco is week was Windows 8.1, the first major update to Windows 8The real new product on display, however...
12:52 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Judge: WikiLeaks Tweets Admissible in Bradley Manning Trial
The judge in the Bradley Manning trial ruled that two tweets from WikiLeaks can be used against the military whistleblower.The decision came on Friday, the 12th day of the Manning court martial. In a ...
12:41 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Bing Maps Capture Stealth Russian Fighter Jet
Microsoft's Bing Maps looks like it could be the next major secret-spiller making headlines. The Internet search engine’s satellite-imaging service captured a stealth Russian fighter jet, which ...
12:41 am -05 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable NeverWet Makes Everything You Own Water-Resistant
Ross Nanotechnology has developed a product called Rust-Oleum NeverWet that does just what its name says. Just spray pretty much everything you own with NeverWet and it becomes basically waterproofNev...
12:22 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable Bryan Cranston of 'Breaking Bad' Wants You to Ride Shotgun in His RV
The man behind Walter White has launched a dream competition for Breaking Bad fans, and in a Mashable exclusive video, details his top 10 reasons to enter.Through Omaze.com, contestants can vie for a ...
12:15 am GMT - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable New Yorker's 'Sesame Street' Cover Gets Explosive Twitter Reaction
For its upcoming cover story "Moment of Joy," The New Yorker released the cover art early Friday morning: an image of Bert and Ernie from Sesame Street, snuggling on a couch and watching wha...
12:13 am -04 - Sat, June 29, 2013
Mashable 5 Midnight Snack Hacks To Daydream About
Everyone loves a midnight snack, but there's nothing worse than sneaking down to the kitchen, opening the refrigerator and finding nothing but condiments.On those nights when it seems like there's not...
11:52 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Pop Songs Get Old Hollywood Sound With Postmodern Jukebox
It's time to turn the radio dial back to your grandparents' generationPostmodern Jukebox posted a video in February featuring a woman with her hair in 1940s-style victory rolls and a polka dot dress c...
11:43 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Mashable Interns Hack Their Way to DIY Glory
As summer kicks into full swing, it is finally time to build all those crafty projects you've been putting off this year. And if you need some inspiration or motivation — look no furtherMashable...
11:37 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable 12 Disney Moments Gone Terribly, Terribly Wrong
Disney characters bring magic and fantasy to the big screen. But in the hands of GIF-savvy Internet users, childhood memories of princesses and talking animals can go from delightful to twisted —...
11:17 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable 20 Desperate Dating Songs on Spotify
Breakups are never easy.And there are significant differences in the way people cope. It's normal for some to sit in bed and indulge in gallons of Haagen-Dazs while grieving. Others bounce back immedi...
11:00 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Star Wars' C-3PO Busts a Rhyme in Vintage Rap Video
Star Wars fans, you probably didn't know that the series' gawky robot, C-3PO, had a secret rap careerBut Everything Is Terrible recently uncovered this delightful video of the robot rapping about spac...
11:00 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable 'The Wizard of Oz' Like You've Never Seen Before: In Legos
This year at Brickworld Chicago, a group of online Lego builders called VirtuaLUG (Virtual Lego User Group) recreated every major scene from the original 1939 The Wizard of Oz movie, including a motor...
10:56 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable This Network Is the ESPN of Competitive Gaming
This weekend, hundreds of screaming fans will pack into the Anaheim Convention Center to watch the best gamers around the world compete for thousands of dollars at Major League Gaming's Spring Champio...
10:44 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable 3D-Printed Fashion Show Draws Inspiration From Nature
When you think about it, the fashion and tech industries aren't so different. Both create products that people use daily, follow extremely fickle trends and insist upon remaining on the cutting edgeIt...
10:41 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable NeverWet Makes Everything You Own Water-Resistant
Ross Nanotechnology has developed a product called Rust-Oleum NeverWet that does just what its name says. Just spray pretty much everything you own with NeverWet and it becomes basically waterproofNev...
10:40 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Google+ at 2 Years: An Assessment
Two years ago Friday, Google unveiled its social network Google+ to the world.In the early days, Google described Google+ as a "social layer" rather than a pure social network, partly because Google+ ...
10:39 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Facebook Will Remove Ads From Pages, Groups With Offensive Content
Facebook will restrict advertising from appearing on pages and groups with controversial content, the company announced Friday.Facebook will conduct a review of ads on the social network beginning nex...
10:34 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Join Us for a Discussion About Social Media Day
In 2010, Mashable launched Social Media Day to celebrate the growth of digital and social media. Going into our fourth annual year of recognizing this revolution, Social Media Day has become a worldwi...
10:34 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Facebook 'Compliments' Pages Promote Positivity on College Campuses
Last fall, a new Internet craze hit college campuses: Facebook 'Compliments' pages.Four students at Queen's University in Kingston, Canada, started a Facebook profile called Queens U Compliments. They...
10:27 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Why Everyone Thought Alec Baldwin's Wife Tweeted at a Funeral
Pesky time zones. Even on Twitter, they can cause some confusion — as perfectly evidenced by the controversy surrounding whether actor Alec Baldwin's pregnant wife, Hilaria, posted a series of t...
10:19 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Meet Max, Netflix's Answer to Siri
Netflix has introduced Max, a new voice on its video streaming service that recommends movies and TV shows for users based on how they're feeling and their personal preferencesAvailable only for PlayS...
10:00 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Doc Rivers' Son Bashes Analyst on Twitter During NBA Draft
The 2013 NBA draft Thursday night was a glorious affair. It was full of unexpected surprises, trades and rejoicing fans.However, it was the heated exchange between an NBA coach and an analyst, and the...
09:58 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Augmented Reality Glasses in the Classroom: An Inside Look
Scientists at Spain's Universidad Carlos III en Madrid developed a software system for augmented reality glasses that will allow professors to "see" how their students are understanding class material...
09:47 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Texas Teenager Arrested for Violent Facebook Comment
What you say on Facebook could land you in jail. That's the tough lesson that a Texas teenager learned in February, when an online argument with a friend led to his arrest. He's now awaiting trial and...
09:14 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Your Xbox 360 Is Now a Time Warner Cable Box, Too
Time Warner Cable customers can now use their Xbox 360 as a bonafide cable box.Microsoft announced the new partnership Friday that will let TWC TV customers access up to 300 of the most popular live T...
09:13 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable 5 Midnight Snack Hacks To Daydream About
Everyone loves a midnight snack, but there's nothing worse than sneaking down to the kitchen, opening the refrigerator and finding nothing but condiments.On those nights when it seems like there's not...
08:56 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Is Microsoft Becoming the Do-Over Company?
At first glance, it looked like the big thing Microsoft revealed to its developers in San Francisco is week was Windows 8.1, the first major update to Windows 8The real new product on display, however...
08:52 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Judge: WikiLeaks Tweets Admissible in Bradley Manning Trial
The judge in the Bradley Manning trial ruled that two tweets from WikiLeaks can be used against the military whistleblower.The decision came on Friday, the 12th day of the Manning court martial. In a ...
08:52 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Pop Songs Get Old Hollywood Sound With Postmodern Jukebox
It's time to turn the radio dial back to your grandparents' generationPostmodern Jukebox posted a video in February featuring a woman with her hair in 1940s-style victory rolls and a polka dot dress c...
08:46 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable 20 Greatest Yearbook Trolls of All Time
Internet trolls have found their way out of online forums and into yearbooks.Forget the cookie-cutter inspirational quotes that usually sit under student portraits and prepare yourself for pop culture...
08:41 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Bing Maps Capture Stealth Russian Fighter Jet
Microsoft's Bing Maps looks like it could be the next major secret-spiller making headlines. The Internet search engine’s satellite-imaging service captured a stealth Russian fighter jet, which ...
08:22 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Bryan Cranston of 'Breaking Bad' Wants You to Ride Shotgun in His RV
The man behind Walter White has launched a dream competition for Breaking Bad fans, and in a Mashable exclusive video, details his top 10 reasons to enter.Through Omaze.com, contestants can vie for a ...
08:04 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Security Researcher Earns $20,000 for Uncovering Major Facebook Bug
A British security researcher recently uncovered a bug allowing him to take over someone else's Facebook account via text message, a vulnerability that could have compromised millions of profiles. The...
08:00 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable 'The Wizard of Oz' Like You've Never Seen Before: In Legos
This year at Brickworld Chicago, a group of online Lego builders called VirtuaLUG (Virtual Lego User Group) recreated every major scene from the original 1939 The Wizard of Oz movie, including a motor...
07:44 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable 3D-Printed Fashion Show Draws Inspiration From Nature
When you think about it, the fashion and tech industries aren't so different. Both create products that people use daily, follow extremely fickle trends and insist upon remaining on the cutting edgeIt...
07:40 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Google+ at 2 Years: An Assessment
Two years ago Friday, Google unveiled its social network Google+ to the world.In the early days, Google described Google+ as a "social layer" rather than a pure social network, partly because Google+ ...
07:37 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable 12 Disney Moments Gone Terribly, Terribly Wrong
Disney characters bring magic and fantasy to the big screen. But in the hands of GIF-savvy Internet users, childhood memories of princesses and talking animals can go from delightful to twisted —...
07:34 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Facebook 'Compliments' Pages Promote Positivity on College Campuses
Last fall, a new Internet craze hit college campuses: Facebook 'Compliments' pages.Four students at Queen's University in Kingston, Canada, started a Facebook profile called Queens U Compliments. They...
07:27 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Blackberry PlayBook Is as Good as Dead
Poor BlackBerry PlayBook. I’m not sure it ever had a chance. From the botched launch to the distracting corporate struggles and shuffles to its ultimate demise, BlackBerry’s 7-inch tablet ...
07:19 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Meet Max, Netflix's Answer to Siri
Netflix has introduced Max, a new voice on its video streaming service that recommends movies and TV shows for users based on how they're feeling and their personal preferencesAvailable only for PlayS...
07:01 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable NBA Draft Pick Arrives Sporting Google Glass
The future of the National Basketball Association showed up to the draft last night wearing the future of technology.Indiana University's Victor Oladipo arrived at NBA Draft in New York City on Thursd...
07:00 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable 'Doodle Jump' Leaps to Xbox Kinect
Infinite-jumping iOS game Doodle Jump will appear on Microsoft's Xbox Live Arcade for Xbox 360 Friday, utilizing the Kinect motion controller to build on the ideas from the original game.The original ...
06:56 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable This Network Is the ESPN of Competitive Gaming
This weekend, hundreds of screaming fans will pack into the Anaheim Convention Center to watch the best gamers around the world compete for thousands of dollars at Major League Gaming's Spring Champio...
06:52 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Introducing the Mashies, Mashable's Digital Marketing Awards
Over the last few years, the social media revolution has completely redefined marketing.The rising prominence of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and others has led to more complex array of med...
06:47 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Texas Teenager Arrested for Violent Facebook Comment
What you say on Facebook could land you in jail. That's the tough lesson that a Texas teenager learned in February, when an online argument with a friend led to his arrest. He's now awaiting trial and...
06:41 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Android Gaming Console GamePop Announces Free Smaller Form Factor
Android-powered television gaming console GamePop will be released in a smaller form factor free for subscribers, per an announcement on Friday.GamePop allows users to pay a subscription of $6.99 a mo...
06:17 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable 6 Things We'd Change About Feedly
Google Reader is all but in the ground, and Feedly has risen up to take in the poor and forlorn Reader users who are wandering aimlessly around the web, looking for a new and comprehensive RSS experie...
06:07 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Report: Retired General Suspected of Leaking Stuxnet Details
Retired Marine Gen. James Cartwright is under federal investigation for potentially leaking details about the Stuxnet virus to the media, according to a report.Cartwright recently received a letter fr...
06:02 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Be Yourself: Share Your Individuality in a Photograph
What makes you unique? Is it your personality? Your sense of style? For this week's Mashable Photo Challenge Guest Series, we want to see images that best capture the phrase "be yourself." Your photos...
05:56 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Is Microsoft Becoming the Do-Over Company?
At first glance, it looked like the big thing Microsoft revealed to its developers in San Francisco is week was Windows 8.1, the first major update to Windows 8The real new product on display, however...
05:52 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Judge: WikiLeaks Tweets Admissible in Bradley Manning Trial
The judge in the Bradley Manning trial ruled that two tweets from WikiLeaks can be used against the military whistleblower.The decision came on Friday, the 12th day of the Manning court martial. In a ...
05:51 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable U.S. Army Blocks 'The Guardian' Access 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 storiesG...
05:41 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Bing Maps Capture Stealth Russian Fighter Jet
Microsoft's Bing Maps looks like it could be the next major secret-spiller making headlines. The Internet search engine’s satellite-imaging service captured a stealth Russian fighter jet, which ...
05:22 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Bryan Cranston of 'Breaking Bad' Wants You to Ride Shotgun in His RV
The man behind Walter White has launched a dream competition for Breaking Bad fans, and in a Mashable exclusive video, details his top 10 reasons to enter.Through Omaze.com, contestants can vie for a ...
05:18 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable BlackBerry Shipped Just 2.7 Million BB10 Devices in Q1, Stock Drops 25%
BlackBerry still has a long way to go to prove its recovery is working.BlackBerry reported revenue of $3.1 billion in the first quarter, coming in well below the consensus estimate of $3.36 billion. T...
05:15 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable New Yorker's 'Sesame Street' Cover Gets Explosive Twitter Reaction
For its upcoming cover story "Moment of Joy," The New Yorker released the cover art early Friday morning: an image of Bert and Ernie from Sesame Street, snuggling on a couch and watching wha...
04:59 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable How Not to Apply for a Job in the Digital Age
It's no secret that possessing some digital know-how can help you in today's job market. But simply owning a copy of Photoshop and having social media accounts aren't exactly the skills that employers...
04:43 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Mashable Interns Hack Their Way to DIY Glory
As summer kicks into full swing, it is finally time to build all those crafty projects you've been putting off this year. And if you need some inspiration or motivation — look no furtherMashable...
04:37 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable 12 Disney Moments Gone Terribly, Terribly Wrong
Disney characters bring magic and fantasy to the big screen. But in the hands of GIF-savvy Internet users, childhood memories of princesses and talking animals can go from delightful to twisted —...
04:01 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Is It the Dawn of the Encryption App?
We might live in an age of persistent and pervasive surveillance. The recent revelations about the secret National Security Agency programs aimed at collecting vast amounts of data on Americans and fo...
03:56 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable This Network Is the ESPN of Competitive Gaming
This weekend, hundreds of screaming fans will pack into the Anaheim Convention Center to watch the best gamers around the world compete for thousands of dollars at Major League Gaming's Spring Champio...
03:54 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable 10 Top HTC First Cases
Did you opt for the HTC First? Whether you got the phone when it first came out, or nabbed a bargain with AT&T's 99 cent "fire sale" you surely want a case to protect your handset. SEE ALSO: 5 Pa...
03:39 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Facebook Will Remove Ads From Pages, Groups With Offensive Content
Facebook will restrict advertising from appearing on pages and groups with controversial content, the company announced Friday.Facebook will conduct a review of ads on the social network beginning nex...
03:34 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Join Us for a Discussion About Social Media Day
In 2010, Mashable launched Social Media Day to celebrate the growth of digital and social media. Going into our fourth annual year of recognizing this revolution, Social Media Day has become a worldwi...
03:29 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable RoboCarp Underwater Vehicle Swims Like a Real Fish
A team of researchers has developed a robot fish that imitates the movements of a carp. They're from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the National University of Singapore (NUS)...
03:28 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Upgrade Your Baby's Tech With These 9 Gadgets
There are some seriously cool baby tech products on the market today that not only offer the utmost comfort for babies, but also make lives easier for parents. Every little bit helps during those over...
03:27 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Blackberry PlayBook Is as Good as Dead
Poor BlackBerry PlayBook. I’m not sure it ever had a chance. From the botched launch to the distracting corporate struggles and shuffles to its ultimate demise, BlackBerry’s 7-inch tablet ...
03:27 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Why Everyone Thought Alec Baldwin's Wife Tweeted at a Funeral
Pesky time zones. Even on Twitter, they can cause some confusion — as perfectly evidenced by the controversy surrounding whether actor Alec Baldwin's pregnant wife, Hilaria, posted a series of t...
03:00 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Doc Rivers' Son Bashes Analyst on Twitter During NBA Draft
The 2013 NBA draft Thursday night was a glorious affair. It was full of unexpected surprises, trades and rejoicing fans.However, it was the heated exchange between an NBA coach and an analyst, and the...
03:00 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable 'Doodle Jump' Leaps to Xbox Kinect
Infinite-jumping iOS game Doodle Jump will appear on Microsoft's Xbox Live Arcade for Xbox 360 Friday, utilizing the Kinect motion controller to build on the ideas from the original game.The original ...
02:52 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Introducing the Mashies, Mashable's Digital Marketing Awards
Over the last few years, the social media revolution has completely redefined marketing.The rising prominence of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and others has led to a more complex array of m...
02:41 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Android Gaming Console GamePop Announces Free Smaller Form Factor
Android-powered television gaming console GamePop will be released in a smaller form factor free for subscribers, per an announcement on Friday.GamePop allows users to pay a subscription of $6.99 a mo...
02:14 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Your Xbox 360 Is Now a Time Warner Cable Box, Too
Time Warner Cable customers can now use their Xbox 360 as a bonafide cable box.Microsoft announced the new partnership Friday that will let TWC TV customers access up to 300 of the most popular live T...
02:02 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Be Yourself: Share Your Individuality in a Photograph
What makes you unique? Is it your personality? Your sense of style? For this week's Mashable Photo Challenge Guest Series, we want to see images that best capture the phrase "be yourself." Your photos...
01:46 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable 20 Greatest Yearbook Trolls of All Time
Internet trolls have found their way out of online forums and into yearbooks.Forget the cookie-cutter inspirational quotes that usually sit under student portraits and prepare yourself for pop culture...
01:39 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable How to Make a Customized Google Map
Did you know that you're organizing an event, you know you can create a totally customizable Google Map to precisely point your attendees in the right direction?We've taken a look at how to create a p...
01:04 pm -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Security Researcher Earns $20,000 for Uncovering Major Facebook Bug
A British security researcher recently uncovered a bug allowing him to take over someone else's Facebook account via text message, a vulnerability that could have compromised millions of profiles. The...
12:44 pm GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Overly Attached Girlfriend Makes the Perfect Sandwich for Her Man
Overly Attached Girlfriend is back once again, and this time she'll show you the best way to a man's heart: through a perfectly executed sandwichThe crucial ingredient of a sandwich, as we learn in th...
12:01 pm -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Is It the Dawn of the Encryption App?
We might live in an age of persistent and pervasive surveillance. The recent revelations about the secret National Security Agency programs aimed at collecting vast amounts of data on Americans and fo...
11:45 am GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Turn Your iPhone Into a 3D Camera With Poppy
The 3D revolution is upon us. Pictures, movies, printing — and now, camera phones.Poppy, an iPhone accessory invented and designed by a duo based in Seattle, will turn your smartphone into a 3D ...
11:27 am GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Grand Canyon Tightrope-Crossing Was Mosted-Tweeted Show Last Week
We already knew social buzz equals higher television ratings. But now we know exactly what shows are leading the way based on tweet volume.Nielsen's SocialGuide has released its top-10 list of the mos...
11:27 am GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Grand Canyon Tightrope-Crossing Was Most-Tweeted Show Last Week
We already knew social buzz equals higher television ratings. But now we know exactly what shows are leading the way based on tweet volume.Nielsen's SocialGuide has released its top-10 list of the mos...
09:39 am -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable How to Make a Customized Google Map
Did you know that when you're organizing an event, you can create a totally customizable Google Map to precisely point your attendees in the right direction?We've taken a look at how to create a perso...
08:29 am -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable RoboCarp Underwater Vehicle Swims Like a Real Fish
A team of researchers has developed a robot fish that imitates the movements of a carp. They're from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the National University of Singapore (NUS)...
08:28 am -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Upgrade Your Baby's Tech With These 9 Gadgets
There are some seriously cool baby tech products on the market today that not only offer the utmost comfort for babies, but also make lives easier for parents. Every little bit helps during those over...
07:45 am -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Turn Your iPhone Into a 3D Camera With Poppy
The 3D revolution is upon us. Pictures, movies, printing — and now, camera phones.Poppy, an iPhone accessory invented and designed by a duo based in Seattle, will turn your smartphone into a 3D ...
07:27 am -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Grand Canyon Tightrope-Crossing Was Most-Tweeted Show Last Week
We already knew social buzz equals higher television ratings. But now we know exactly what shows are leading the way based on tweet volume.Nielsen's SocialGuide has released its top-10 list of the mos...
06:39 am -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable How to Make a Customized Google Map
Did you know that you're organizing an event, you know you can create a totally customizable Google Map to precisely point your attendees in the right direction?We've taken a look at how to create a p...
05:59 am GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable These Spellbinding GIFs Put Greek Statues Into Motion
These classical Greek statues haven't stretched their limbs in centuries — if they're lucky enough to have limbs. But digital artist Zach Dougherty puts these intrinsically solid works of art in...
05:44 am -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Overly Attached Girlfriend Makes the Perfect Sandwich for her Man
Overly Attached Girlfriend is back once again, and this time she'll show you the best way to a man's heart: through a perfectly executed sandwichThe crucial ingredient of a sandwich, as we learn in th...
05:28 am GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable '@SummerBreak' Web Series Fueled by Viewer Feedback
Though only 15 webisodes deep, social media’s first reality series is already making some noise on Twitter, YouTube, Tumblr and [email protected], a daily web series that details the lives ...
04:56 am +05 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Tesla vs. Local Car Dealers: White House Petition Nears Deadline
Tesla sells its electric cars directly to customers, but car dealers in many states in the U.S. don't want to face the competition of direct sales of new cars. This is a crucial issue for Tesla, whose...
04:43 am GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable An Online Toy Company Turns to Facebook for Design Ideas
Toy companies like Lego have experimented here and there with crowdsourcing, listening to customers' input and churning out products they're looking for. But it's the core of Squishable's mission.The ...
04:27 am -07 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Grand Canyon Tightrope-Crossing Was Most-Tweeted Show Last Week
We already knew social buzz equals higher television ratings. But now we know exactly what shows are leading the way based on tweet volume.Nielsen's SocialGuide has released its top-10 list of the mos...
03:44 am GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Is Google Building a Games Console?
The Sony PlayStation 4, Micrsoft Xbox One and Nintendo Wii U can look forward to yet more competition soon, if a new report is to be believedGoogle is building a videogame console based on the Android...
03:32 am GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable The Wendy Davis Filibuster: A Win for New Media
In this democracy, with its relatively low voter turnout (about 60% in 2012, depending on who you ask) and highly partisan Congress, anything that sparks engagement in the political process is a plus....
02:50 am +02 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Sean Parker's 9,500-Word Wedding Defense, by the Numbers
Sean Parker, co-founder of Napster and an early insider at Facebook, gave the media he loathes much to chew on Thursday afternoon when he unleashed an impassioned, 9,500-word essay on TechCrunch defen...
02:06 am GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Google Wants You to Be Its Next Street View Trekker
If you work for a tourism board, a university, government agency or research organization, Google wants your help in fleshing out its Street View photo library.The company announced on Thursday a pilo...
01:45 am +02 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Ex Groupon CEO Andrew Mason's Album to Hit iTunes July 2
Former Groupon CEO Andrew Mason's next act will be a musical one.Mason, who was ousted from Groupon in February, announced on his blog Thursday that Hardly Workin', his new album, will hit iTunes on J...
01:32 am GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Tim Berners-Lee Calls PRISM 'Shocking' on Private Social Platform
Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web, is calling the National Security Administration's Internet surviellance program "shocking" on a little-known social platform called State.PRISM is ...
01:28 am -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable '@SummerBreak' Web Series Fueled by Viewer Feedback
Though only 15 webisodes deep, social media’s first reality series is already making some noise on Twitter, YouTube, Tumblr and [email protected], a daily web series that details the lives ...
01:24 am GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable The Hackers Behind 4 Years of Cyberattacks Against South Korea
Part of the mystery shrouding the cyberattacks on South Korea has been lifted. Online security firm Symantec revealed on Wednesday that one single group — codenamed the DarkSeoul Gang — is...
01:18 am GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Immigration Reform Bill Increasing Work Visas Passes Senate
The Senate passed a comprehensive immigration reform bill on a 68-32 vote Thursday. The bill offers 11 million people living in the country illegally a path to citizenship while also dramatically incr...
12:58 am GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable 'Humans Are Awesome' Video Celebrates Daring Adventure
In his video "Humans Are Awesome," YouTube user Gerry B. put together his favorite GoPro action shots in a dazzling tribute, showing the lengths to which people will go to have fun and live life to it...
12:50 am GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable Sean Parker's 9,500-Word Wedding Defense, by the Numbers
Sean Parker, co-founder of Napster and an early insider at Facebook, gave the media he loathes much to chew on Thursday afternoon when he unleashed an impassioned, 9,500-word essay on TechCrunch defen...
12:43 am -04 - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable An Online Toy Company Turns to Facebook for Design Ideas
Toy companies like Lego have experimented here and there with crowdsourcing, listening to customers' input and churning out products they're looking for. But it's the core of Squishable's mission.The ...
12:29 am GMT - Fri, June 28, 2013
Mashable From Stonewall to SCOTUS: The History of the Fight for Marriage Equality
After the Supreme Court's historic ruling that the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is unconstitutional, President Obama shared a video to Facebook documenting the history of the fight for marriage equa...
11:45 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Ex Groupon CEO Andrew Mason's Album to Hit iTunes July 2
Former Groupon CEO Andrew Mason's next act will be a musical one.Mason, who was ousted from Groupon in February, announced on his blog Thursday that Hardly Workin', his new album, will hit iTunes on J...
11:44 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Is Google Building a Games Console?
The Sony PlayStation 4, Micrsoft Xbox One and Nintendo Wii U can look forward to yet more competition soon, if a new report is to be believedGoogle is building a videogame console based on the Android...
11:32 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable The Wendy Davis Filibuster: A Win for New Media
In this democracy, with its relatively low voter turnout (about 60% in 2012, depending on who you ask) and highly partisan Congress, anything that sparks engagement in the political process is a plus....
11:26 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Tesla vs. Local Car Dealers: White House Petition Nears Deadline
Tesla sells its electric cars directly to customers, but car dealers in many states in the U.S. don't want to face the competition of direct sales of new cars. This is a crucial issue for Tesla, whose...
11:23 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Spotify Expands its Presence in New York City
Spotify is growing its presence in New York City. The company will move to a new headquarters in Chelsea later this year, meaning more than 130 new engineering jobs will be added to the city by the en...
11:11 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Android Users: Facebook Wants You to Test Its Latest App
Do you own an Android device? Then Facebook wants you to help it test the next version of its app.Taking advantage of Google's beta testing tool launched at the I/O conference earlier this year, Faceb...
10:59 pm -07 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable These Spellbinding GIFs Put Greek Statues Into Motion
These classical Greek statues haven't stretched their limbs in centuries — if they're lucky enough to have limbs. But digital artist Zach Dougherty puts these intrinsically solid works of art in...
10:59 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Twice as Many Top 100 Brands Use Instagram Video as Vine
It looks like Instagram's new video feature is already beating Vine in the battle to attract the biggest brands.Since Instagram introduced video a week ago, 14 of Interbrand's top 100 global brands ha...
10:48 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Create a Virtual Concert on GIG-IT to Win Social Media Day VIP Tickets
GIG-IT, a new social game coming to Facebook in July that lets players create 3D concerts featuring virtual versions of famous musicians, is getting in the Social Media Day spiritGIG-IT is throwing a ...
10:48 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable LIVE: Ask This Mobile App Founder Your Design Questions
Welcome to our live Hangout with Keenan Cummings, the designer and cofounder of Days, a mobile app that incubated at TechStars. We'll be talking with Cummings about mobile app design, his workflow pro...
10:38 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable 8 Tips for Pranking Your Co-Worker
An office that pranks together, stays together. Thanks to the Internet, you have an endless toolbox at your fingertips to pull off the perfect joke.If you're a newbie to the pranking world, don't worr...
10:27 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Foursquare Comes to Windows 8
Microsoft showed off a Windows 8 app for Foursquare this morning at the company's Build 2013 developer conference.The new Foursquare app was designed specifically with tablets in mind, said Microsoft ...
09:50 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Study: Global Ecommerce to Hit $1.2 Trillion This Year, Led by Asia
Ecommerce sales are forecast to increase 17% to $1.2 trillion worldwide this year, led by growth in the Asia-Pacific region.Indonesia is expected to experience greater ecommerce growth, proportionatel...
09:43 pm -07 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable An Online Toy Company Turns to Facebook for Design Ideas
Toy companies like Lego have experimented here and there with crowdsourcing, listening to customers' input and churning out products they're looking for. But it's the core of Squishable's mission.The ...
09:32 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Tim Berners-Lee Calls PRISM 'Shocking' on Private Social Platform
Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web, is calling the National Security Administration's Internet surviellance program "shocking" on a little-known social platform called State.PRISM is ...
09:24 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable The Hackers Behind 4 Years of Cyberattacks Against South Korea
Part of the mystery shrouding the cyberattacks on South Korea has been lifted. Online security firm Symantec revealed on Wednesday that one single group — codenamed the DarkSeoul Gang — is...
09:23 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable 10 Love Stories Told Through Inanimate Objects
You know the story. Boy/girl meets girl/boy. Initial love or hate, a few ups and downs, a sprinkling of drama and then — bam! — happy ending.The following videos pay homage to the conventi...
08:48 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Omaze Democratizes Charity Auctions for VIP Experiences
The online charity auction is nothing new. Sites like Charitybuzz and eBay Celebrity — founded in 2005 and 2011, respectively — offer chances to win unique experiences in order to support ...
08:44 pm -07 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Is Google Building a Games Console?
The Sony PlayStation 4, Micrsoft Xbox One and Nintendo Wii U can look forward to yet more competition soon, if a new report is to be believedGoogle is building a videogame console based on the Android...
08:37 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Happy 5th Birthday, Evernote!
"We’re excited (and a bit scared) about abandoning the relative shelter of the private beta for the open waters ahead," Evernote CEO Phil Libin wrote on the company's blog on June 24, 2008. "But...
08:32 pm -07 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable The Wendy Davis Filibuster: A Win for New Media
In this democracy, with its relatively low voter turnout (about 60% in 2012, depending on who you ask) and highly partisan Congress, anything that sparks engagement in the political process is a plus....
08:25 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable The History of Advertising at Cannes Lions
CANNES, FRANCE — This year's annual Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, which wrapped up on Saturday, commemorated the 60th anniversary of the most prestigious awards in creative ...
08:13 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Sloth Playing Imaginary Piano Wins the Internet Today
We've just discovered the Elton John of the sloth world. Well, at least he is in his own mind.This slow-moving furball from the Sloth Sanctuary in Monteverde, Costa Rica, plays a mean imaginary pianoY...
08:08 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Revealed: WikiLeaks Volunteer Doubled as FBI Mole
For three months in 2011 — less than a year after WikiLeaks released its most famous series of documents leaked by Bradley Manning — a mole inside the non-profit organization provided the...
07:47 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Obama Administration Collected Americans' Email Records for 2 Years
A secret National Security Administration program collecting bulk Internet metadata that began under President George W. Bush continued two years into President Barack Obama's tenure, according to a r...
07:45 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Ex Groupon CEO Andrew Mason's Album to Hit iTunes July 2
Former Groupon CEO Andrew Mason's next act will be a musical one.Mason, who was ousted from Groupon in February, announced on his blog Thursday that Hardly Workin', his new album, will hit iTunes on J...
07:29 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable How'd He Do It? Magician Levitates on Bus in PepsiMax Stunt
PepsiMax, which had a huge viral hit with its Jeff Gordon test drive stunt back in March, is back with another head-scratcher.British magician Dynamo appears to be holding on to a double-decker bus wi...
07:23 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Viral Oreo Machine Guy Stars in New MTV Series 'Practically Useful'
If you liked David Neevel's Oreo Separator Machine, we've got a treat for youMTV and its connected content lab, MTV Other, have a new web series starring the quirky physicist.The new project, Practica...
07:10 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Yahoo News Redesign Is Faster, More Personalized
Yahoo News unveiled a redesign Thursday, promising a faster, more personalized experience for readers.Unlike most website redesigns, the focus here was not on aesthetics — in fact, the few visua...
07:06 pm -07 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Google Wants You to Be Its Next Street View Trekker
If you work for a tourism board, a university, government agency or research organization, Google wants your help in fleshing out its Street View photo library.The company announced on Thursday a pilo...
07:00 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable YouTube Celebrates Gay Pride With Moving Video Tribute
The LGBT has celebrated a historic 24 hours, and YouTube is celebrating the occasion, — and Pride Month — by highlighting inspirational videos as a greater effort to "show your pride."For ...
06:32 pm -07 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Tim Berners-Lee Calls PRISM 'Shocking' on Private Social Platform
Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web, is calling the National Security Administration's Internet surviellance program "shocking" on a little-known social platform called State.PRISM is ...
06:28 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Digg Reader Lands on iOS
Digg Reader, which launched in beta earlier this week, has made its way to iOS. An update to the Digg app on Thursday now brings the new RSS service to mobile.Instead of a standalone app, the reader i...
06:24 pm -07 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable The Hackers Behind 4 Years of Cyberattacks Against South Korea
Part of the mystery shrouding the cyberattacks on South Korea has been lifted. Online security firm Symantec revealed on Wednesday that one single group — codenamed the DarkSeoul Gang — is...
06:23 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Startup Clinkle Gets $25 Million to Create Mobile Payment Standard
A startup founded by a recent Stanford grad has scored $25 million in funding from several top Silicon Valley venture capitalists to solve the problem of mobile payments.Accel Partners, Andreessen Hor...
05:50 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Study: Global Ecommerce to Hit $1.2 Trillion This Year, Led by Asia
Ecommerce sales are forecast to increase 17% to $1.2 trillion worldwide this year, led by growth in the Asia-Pacific region.Indonesia is expected to experience greater ecommerce growth, proportionatel...
05:50 pm -07 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Sean Parker's 9,500-Word Wedding Defense, by the Numbers
Sean Parker, co-founder of Napster and an early insider at Facebook, gave the media he loathes much to chew on Thursday afternoon when he unleashed an impassioned, 9,500-word essay on TechCrunch defen...
05:45 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Obama Won't Order Military to Force Down Snowden's Plane
President Barack Obama won't use military aircraft to force a plane carrying National Security Administration leaker Edward Snowden to land, he told reporters at a Thursday press conference opening hi...
05:37 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Windows 8.1 Preview Now Available 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....
05:23 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable 10 Love Stories Told Through Inanimate Objects
You know the story. Boy/girl meets girl/boy. Initial love or hate, a few ups and downs, a sprinkling of drama and then — bam! — happy ending.The following videos pay homage to the conventi...
05:07 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable 30Plus Events in Augmented Reality, Travel and More
There's nothing more important to your career than expanding your network and building your skills. That’s why Mashable's Events Board is here to help you make valuable connections when you atte...
04:48 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Omaze Democratizes Charity Auctions for VIP Experiences
The online charity auction is nothing new. Sites like Charitybuzz and eBay Celebrity — founded in 2005 and 2011, respectively — offer chances to win unique experiences in order to support ...
04:37 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Happy 5th Birthday, Evernote!
"We’re excited (and a bit scared) about abandoning the relative shelter of the private beta for the open waters ahead," Evernote CEO Phil Libin wrote on the company's blog on June 24, 2008. "But...
04:35 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Why The World Can't Stop Loving Don Draper
The time in the television schedule has come to say goodbye to Mad Men's Don Draper (for now). Our relationship with the brooding ad man has been on the rocks — just like his whiskey — for...
04:25 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable The History of Advertising at Cannes Lions
This year's annual Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, which wrapped up on Saturday, commemorated the 60th anniversary of the most prestigious awards in creative communications. Ninety-...
04:14 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable 25 Top UK Startups
The London startup scene is well-documented. But the UK innovation ecosystem is not confined to the city. All types of companies are emerging from surrounding places, in Cambridge, Edinburgh, Brighton...
04:13 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Sloth Playing Imaginary Piano Wins the Internet Today
We've just discovered the Elton John of the sloth world. Well, at least he is in his own mind.This slow-moving furball from the Sloth Sanctuary in Monteverde, Costa Rica, plays a mean imaginary pianoY...
04:11 pm -07 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Android Users: Facebook Wants You to Test Its Latest App
Do you own an Android device? Then Facebook wants you to help it test the next version of its app.Taking advantage of Google's beta testing tool launched at the I/O conference earlier this year, Faceb...
04:08 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Revealed: WikiLeaks Volunteer Doubled as FBI Mole
For three months in 2011 — less than a year after WikiLeaks released its most famous series of documents leaked by Bradley Manning — a mole inside the non-profit organization provided the...
03:59 pm -07 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Twice as Many Top 100 Brands Use Instagram Video as Vine
It looks like Instagram's new video feature is already beating Vine in the battle to attract the biggest brands.Since Instagram introduced video a week ago, 14 of Interbrand's top 100 global brands ha...
03:56 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable First Ad Takeover Coming to 'New York Times' iPad App
Open up The New York Times on your iPad this Sunday, and you'll catch a glimpse — or more likely, several — of the first ad takeover on the app.To promote its latest summer series, Ray Don...
03:56 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Innovative Ad Takeover Coming to 'New York Times' iPad App
Open up The New York Times on your iPad this Sunday, and you'll catch a glimpse — or more likely, several — of one of the first ad takeovers on the app.To promote its latest summer series,...
03:47 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Obama Administration Collected Americans' Email Records for 2 Years
A secret National Security Administration program collecting bulk Internet metadata that began under President George W. Bush continued two years into President Barack Obama's tenure, according to a r...
03:38 pm -07 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable 8 Tips for Pranking Your Co-Worker
An office that pranks together, stays together. Thanks to the Internet, you have an endless toolbox at your fingertips to pull off the perfect joke.If you're a newbie to the pranking world, don't worr...
03:29 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable How'd He Do It? Magician Levitates on Bus in PepsiMax Stunt
PepsiMax, which had a huge viral hit with its Jeff Gordon test drive stunt back in March, is back with another head-scratcher.British magician Dynamo appears to be holding on to a double-decker bus wi...
03:23 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Viral Oreo Machine Guy Stars in New MTV Series 'Practically Useful'
If you liked David Neevel's Oreo Separator Machine, we've got a treat for youMTV and its connected content lab, MTV Other, have a new web series starring the quirky physicist.The new project, Practica...
03:10 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Yahoo News Redesign Is Faster, More Personalized
Yahoo News unveiled a redesign Thursday, promising a faster, more personalized experience for readers.Unlike most website redesigns, the focus here was not on aesthetics — in fact, the few visua...
02:50 pm -07 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Study: Global Ecommerce to Hit $1.2 Trillion This Year, Led by Asia
Ecommerce sales are forecast to increase 17% to $1.2 trillion worldwide this year, led by growth in the Asia-Pacific region.Indonesia is expected to experience greater ecommerce growth, proportionatel...
02:34 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable How to Solicit the Customer Feedback Your Startup Needs
What is the fuel that propels a startup from idea to launch to a sustainable success? Is it a killer idea? Funding? Revenue? Attracting the best talent? A visionary leader?The correct answer is custom...
02:31 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable 13 Brutally Honest Cakes
Everything is sweeter with cake — even brutal honestyPlanning on giving a friend a healthy dose of reality for her birthday? Say it with pastry. Looking for the perfect way to apologize for your...
02:28 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Digg Reader Lands on iOS
Digg Reader, which launched in beta earlier this week, has made its way to iOS. An update to the Digg app on Thursday now brings the new RSS service to mobile.Instead of a standalone app, the reader i...
02:23 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Startup Clinkle Gets $25 Million to Create Mobile Payment Standard
A startup founded by a recent Stanford grad has scored $25 million in funding from several top Silicon Valley venture capitalists to solve the problem of mobile payments.Accel Partners, Andreessen Hor...
01:48 pm -07 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Omaze Democratizes Charity Auctions for VIP Experiences
The online charity auction is nothing new. Sites like Charitybuzz and eBay Celebrity — founded in 2005 and 2011, respectively — offer chances to win unique experiences in order to support ...
01:45 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Obama Won't Order Military to Force Down Snowden's Plane
President Barack Obama won't use military aircraft to force a plane carrying National Security Administration leaker Edward Snowden to land, he told reporters at a Thursday press conference opening hi...
01:37 pm -07 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Happy 5th Birthday, Evernote!
"We’re excited (and a bit scared) about abandoning the relative shelter of the private beta for the open waters ahead," Evernote CEO Phil Libin wrote on the company's blog on June 24, 2008. "But...
01:11 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable 14 Pinterest Copycats for Visual Inspiration
If you're tired of the same old clichéd indie wedding photos on Pinterest and want something tailored to specific interests, it's time to branch out. Many Pinterest alternatives also feature the ...
01:11 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable 14 Pinterest Doppelgängers for Visual Inspiration
If you're tired of the same old clichéd indie wedding photos on Pinterest and want something tailored to specific interests, it's time to branch out. Many Pinterest alternatives also feature the ...
01:07 pm -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable 30Plus Events in Augmented Reality, Travel and More
There's nothing more important to your career than expanding your network and building your skills. That’s why Mashable's Events Board is here to help you make valuable connections when you atte...
01:04 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Google Earth for iOS Gets Street View
Google Earth for iOS has been updated to include Street View, thus catching up with its Android counterpart which received that functionality in May 2013The new version of the app — 7.1, for bot...
12:28 pm GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable HTC Announces Red HTC One, Exclusive to Phones 4u Customers
HTC has announced a red version of its flagship Android smartphone, the HTC One, exclusive to UK's Phones 4u customers.There is no difference in specifications between the red HTC One and the "regular...
12:00 pm -07 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable YouTube Celebrates Gay Pride With Moving Video Tribute
The LGBT has celebrated a historic 24 hours, and YouTube is celebrating the occasion, — and Pride Month — by highlighting inspirational videos as a greater effort to "show your pride."For ...
11:42 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable LinkedIn Update Brings More Personalization to Your Homepage
LinkedIn unveiled two new updates on Wednesday that give its users a more personalized homepage.Called "Who's Viewed Your Updates" and "You Recently Visited," the features "are intended to provide you...
11:18 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable 20 Mind-Flipping Gymnastics GIFs
Gymnastics is a particularly GIF-able sport because you can't help but watch each clip over and overBy your third watch, you might just be able to determine the precise number of flips and twists invo...
10:48 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Facebook Rolls Out Rainbow 'Pride' Emoji After DOMA Decision
Facebook rolled out a new rainbow emoji Wednesday to mark the historic Supreme Court decision to overturn the Defense of Marriage Act.When users click on the smiley-face image below their status-updat...
08:57 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Google Glass Finds Its Way to the Operating Room
The history books are quickly filling up with Google Glass firsts — everything from skydives, showers and, now, surgeries.You read that right — Dr. Rafael Grossman, also a TEDx speaker and...
08:29 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable First-Person Pac-Man Revamps Arcade Classic
Variations of Street Fighter and Grand Theft Auto have intrigued the Internet this week, but a new Pac-Man might be the most exhilaratingCreator Tom Davies has introduced FPS-Man, a revamped, first-pe...
07:59 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable PayPal Galactic: For All Your Future Space Purchases
Soon you won’t need to be an astronaut to take a trip into space — but you'll still need a way to pay for things. The first Virgin Galactic consumer space flight is set to blast off this C...
07:28 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Apple's Next-Generation Devices May Include a Fingerprint Scanner
The next generation of Apple devices may include a fingerprint scanner.A newly published patent obtained by the company shows a fingerprint scanner that could be embedded within products. Rumored to b...
06:58 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Can Rockpack Solve the Problem of Video Discovery?
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: RockpackOne-Liner ...
06:32 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Test Your Puzzle-Solving Skills With 'Can You Escape' Mobile App
For all you gamers out there looking for a real challenge, look no further: There's a free, newly updated puzzle game ready to test your skills (and patience)Can You Escape, the brainchild of MobiGrow...
06:10 am +05 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Win Your Friend 2 VIP Tickets to Social Media Day
Social Media Day is right around the corner, and we've wasted no time planning the biggest celebration NYC has ever seen. The soiree will be hosted by Mashable, Vice and Milk Studios on Saturday, June...
05:29 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable How to Create Websites Without Learning to Code
In May, Scroll Kit, a New York-based startup that lets users create websites without learning a single line of code, attempted to showcase its skills by recreating The New York Times' Snow Fall, an in...
05:00 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable 7 Big Changes Coming in Internet Explorer 11
Microsoft thinks very highly of its homegrown web browser, Internet Explorer. IE has been intertwined with Windows itself for over a decade, and when Microsoft debuted Windows 8 last year, it also rel...
04:58 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Facebook Data Says Americans Love Tennis Most
Wimbledon is currently under way in full force, bringing tennis to the forefront of the sports conversationBut which countries are the biggest fans of the sport? The map below, based on Facebook data ...
04:57 am -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Google Glass Finds Its Way to the Operating Room
The history books are quickly filling up with Google Glass firsts — everything from skydives, showers and, now, surgeries.You read that right — Dr. Rafael Grossman, also a TEDx speaker and...
04:22 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Tile Tracker With iOS App Helps You Find Lost Belongings
True story: On Monday, in the midst of the morning scramble to get ready for work, I was all set to go, when I couldn't find my car keys. Ten minutes of frantic searching later, I found them in a jar ...
03:59 am -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable PayPal Galactic: For All Your Future Space Purchases
Soon you won’t need to be an astronaut to take a trip into space — but you'll still need a way to pay for things. The first Virgin Galactic consumer space flight is set to blast off this C...
03:32 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable 15 Reasons We Need Spell Check IRL
Of all the modern luxuries we have today, spell check is one that we value mostSeriously, what would we do without those squiggly red lines underneath our slip-ups and typos? How else would we find ou...
03:28 am -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Apple's Next-Generation Devices May Include a Fingerprint Scanner
The next generation of Apple devices may include a fingerprint scanner.A newly published patent obtained by the company shows a fingerprint scanner that could be embedded within products. Rumored to b...
02:53 am +01 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable 10 Adorable Interracial Family Photos From 'We Are the 15 Percent'
The online backlash from a Cheerios commercial featuring an interracial couple inspired Michael David Murphy and Alyson West to create a site that would represent families like theirsThe couple create...
02:47 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable What Do the Feds Deserve to Know About You?
In the wake of the Watergate scandals, nearly four decades ago, Congress overwhelmingly supported the expansion of the Freedom of Information Act. Today, the legislative branch is again faced with an ...
02:22 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable 'Angry Birds Star Wars' Goes Offline With Nerdy Relay Race
Nerdist's Course of the Force, a week-long relay across California dedicated to Star Wars enthusiasts, is teaming up with Rovio and Angry Birds Star Wars for its second annual lightsaber run this wee...
01:53 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable 10 Adorable Interracial Family Photos From 'We Are the 15 Percent'
The online backlash from a Cheerios commercial featuring an interracial couple inspired Michael David Murphy and Alyson West to create a site that would represent families like theirsThe couple create...
01:42 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Sharp Unveils World's First THX-Certified Ultra HDTV
Ultra HDTV is getting more affordable, and Sharp did its part on Wednesday by unveiling a THX-certified 70-inch ultra-HD television for $8,000. That sounds like a lot, but it's a fraction of some pric...
01:16 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Don Draper Stars in 'Mad Men' and 'O.C.' Mashup
Every time the Mad Men gang hits California, the mood of the show visibly lightens. You can almost see the smoky haze of Manhattan lifting. All the pot smoking, sun bathing, convertible driving and da...
12:58 am -04 - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Facebook Data Says Americans Love Tennis Most
Wimbledon is currently under way in full force, bringing tennis to the forefront of the sports conversationBut which countries are the biggest fans of the sport? The map below, based on Facebook data ...
12:57 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Want to Open This Fridge Full of Free Beer? Find a Canadian
If you're looking to quaff a free ice-cold Molson Canadian beer in one of these specially selected locations, you'll need a Canadian passport to open the refrigeratorAs part of a clever online and TV ...
12:40 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Win Your Friend 2 VIP Tickets to Social Media Day
Social Media Day is right around the corner, and we've wasted no time planning the biggest celebration NYC has ever seen. The soiree will be hosted by Mashable, Vice and Milk Studios on Saturday, June...
12:31 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Facebook Denies Leaking User Data to Turkish Government
Facebook has not handed over user data to Turkish authorities during the country's ongoing anti-government protests, the company said in a Wednesday statementFacebook's comments follow a Turkish gover...
12:17 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Listen to Daft Punk's 10-Minute 'Get Lucky' Remix
Spotify got its hands on an exclusive remix of Daft Punk's "Get Lucky" — one of the summer's hottest songs. The remix from the electronic music duo is four minutes longer than the original, whic...
12:07 am GMT - Thu, June 27, 2013
Mashable Google Reader, I Don’t Know How to Quit You
I am in a full-on state of denial about the approaching deadline to move my news-reading off Google Reader, Google’s industry-leading RSS reader. I don’t want it to happen, although I know...
11:57 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable One Bing to Rule Them All: Microsoft Opens Up Bing for Apps
Microsoft regularly introduces new features to its Bing search engine — such as the coming 3D maps — but often those features can't be used outside of Bing. That changes as of today with t...
11:44 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable OUYA: Fun for Hackers, But Not Ready for Retail
The $99 OUYA game console hit store shelves Tuesday, months after a mega-successful Kickstarter that got backers and developers excited about open-source game production. The OUYA team said they have ...
11:32 pm -07 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Test Your Puzzle-Solving Skills With 'Can You Escape' Mobile App
For all you gamers out there looking for a real challenge, look no further: There's a free, newly updated puzzle game ready to test your skills (and patience)Can You Escape, the brainchild of MobiGrow...
11:24 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Join Us for a Hangout to Discuss Mobile App Design
What does it mean to be a product designer? Keenan Cummings, cofounder and designer of Days, asks this question in a recent post on his design blog, Field StudySEE ALSO: How Microsoft Could Rebrand It...
11:23 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable How Much Is Your Bitcoin Worth? Use This Calculator
Bitcoin is a decentralized cryptocurrency that offers pseudonymity to its users. Although a Bitcoin has no intrinsic value, its becoming an increasingly popular form of digital currency, attracting ve...
11:03 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Social Makeover: A Cheese Merchant Sees Results on Facebook
As the old saying goes, when life gives you lemons, make lemonade. For a Virginia-based cheesemonger, though the equivalent might be when the FDA takes away your cheese, create a Facebook contest.Back...
10:51 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable The World's First Twitter-Inspired Beer: #MashTag
A new beer from UK called #MashTag is the first alcoholic beverage inspired and created by users of social media.British beer company Brew Dog has launched a drink that came out of fan votes to determ...
10:51 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable The Latest Twitter-Inspired Beer: #MashTag
A new beer from the UK called #MashTag is the latest alcoholic beverage inspired and created by users of social media.British beer company Brew Dog has launched a drink that came out of fan votes to d...
10:31 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Vine Challenge: Special Connections
We're excited to announce the revamped Mashable Vine Challenge. Each week we'll present a theme and ask you to create the best Vine video based on a chosen topic. In honor of Social Media Day, this we...
10:22 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Bing Maps Getting 3D Imagery in Windows 8.1
If you like the Flyover feature in Apple Maps that lets you see a cityscape in 3D or Google Maps' similar graphics, that same functionality is coming to the Bing Maps app in Windows 8.1.The Maps app i...
10:02 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable 10 Firsts That Will Take You on an Emotional Rollercoaster
Buckle up for a bumpy ride down happiness boulevard.New experiences can produce beautiful moments. And thanks to well-placed cameras, ten of these powerful firsts were recorded and uploaded to YouTube...
10:00 pm -07 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable 7 Big Changes Coming in Internet Explorer 11
Microsoft thinks very highly of its homegrown web browser, Internet Explorer. IE has been intertwined with Windows itself for over a decade, and when Microsoft debuted Windows 8 last year, it also rel...
09:53 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable 10 Adorable Interracial Family Photos From 'We Are the 15 Percent'
The online backlash from a Cheerios commercial featuring an interracial couple inspired Michael David Murphy and Alyson West to create a site that would represent families like theirsThe couple create...
09:43 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Windows 8.1 Cranks Up Support for 3D Printing
The coming Windows 8.1 update, due in the fall, will bring include better support for 3D printers, Microsoft announced Wednesday.Microsoft vice president Antoine Leblond showed off the new ability at ...
09:42 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Sharp Unveils World's First THX-Certified Ultra HDTV
Ultra HDTV is getting more affordable, and Sharp did its part on Wednesday by unveiling a THX-certified 70-inch ultra-HD television for $8,000. That sounds like a lot, but it's a fraction of some pric...
09:42 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Brands Celebrate DOMA Ruling on Facebook, Twitter
The Supreme Court decided to overturn the Defense of Marriage Act on Wednesday, marking a historic victory for gay rights activistsImmediately afterwards, supporters took to Twitter and Facebook to ce...
09:39 pm +05 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Candid Stanley Cup Bar Footage Captures Why We Love Sports
We don't love sports so much because we actually care about who can put a ball in a net or through a hoop. The true appeal is in the way these silly, arbitrary games we invest so much in reflect and b...
09:23 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable 15 Joyful Celebrity Tweets About DOMA Ruling
The Supreme Court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) on Wednesday, triggering a rush of reactions on social mediaOn Twitter, celebrities weighed in on the ruling, many with virtual rainbow...
09:16 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Don Draper Stars in 'Mad Men' and 'O.C.' Mashup
Every time the Mad Men gang hits California, the mood of the show visibly lightens. You can almost see the smoky haze of Manhattan lifting. All the pot smoking, sun bathing, convertible driving and da...
09:00 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable ProPublica: 3 Things We Learned About Crowdfunding Journalism
Twenty-nine days ago, ProPublica launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise money to hire an intern to help us investigate unpaid internships — an issue that has regained national attention with a...
08:57 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Want to Open This Fridge Full of Free Beer? Find a Canadian
If you're looking to quaff a free ice-cold Molson Canadian beer in one of these specially selected locations, you'll need a Canadian passport to open the refrigeratorAs part of a clever online and TV ...
08:53 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Did Red Equal Sign Avatars Affect Court's Marriage Decisions?
More than 10 million Facebook and Twitter users changed their avatars to a red equal sign in support of marriage equality earlier this year. The social media activity lined up with changing opinions t...
08:43 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Facebook and Flipboard Apps Coming to Windows 8
The most glaring omission in the Windows 8 app catalog is finally getting filled. Facebook will release an app for Windows 8, Microsoft has announced.Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer announced the coming a...
08:36 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Paula Deen 'Today' Interview Ends With Tears
Paula Deen, the celebrity cook who has been struggling as of late to survive a career maelstrom over details of a leaked deposition, appeared on Wednesday morning's Today with Matt Lauer for an exclus...
08:31 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Facebook Denies Leaking User Data to Turkish Government
Facebook has not handed over user data to Turkish authorities during the country's ongoing anti-government protests, the company said in a Wednesday statementFacebook's comments follow a Turkish gover...
08:30 pm +05 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Why People Become Facebook Fans
Most people who "like" brands on Facebook do so because they actually like them, not because they want to get free or discounted stuff, according to a new survey.That finding may sound obvious, but fo...
08:26 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Aereo CEO on the Future of TV: 'I Welcome Competition'
New York — At CE Week 2013, Gary Shapiro, president and CEO of the Consumer Electronics Association, interviewed Aereo CEO Chet Kanojia about the future of TV and the regulatory and legal challe...
08:17 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Listen to Daft Punk's 10-Minute 'Get Lucky' Remix
Spotify got its hands on an exclusive remix of Daft Punk's "Get Lucky" — one of the summer's hottest songs. The remix from the electronic music duo is four minutes longer than the original, whic...
08:08 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Watch Out, Amazon: Square Moves Into Ecommerce
Square introduced an online marketplace on Wednesday, which lets merchants open up virtual stores for free to list goods and services. The move marks Square's first venture into ecommerce and may help...
08:02 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Hands On With Windows 8.1
Windows 8 may not have caught every PC user's imagination just yet, but Microsoft is pressing on with updates regardless. At the Build conference for its developers in San Francisco on Wednesday, the ...
07:57 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable One Bing to Rule Them All: Microsoft Opens Up Bing for Apps
Microsoft regularly introduces new features to its Bing search engine — such as the coming 3D maps — but often those features can't be used outside of Bing. That changes as of today with t...
07:47 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Watch Interns Sprint to Deliver Supreme Court Decisions
The past few days have been a mad dash to cover news from the Supreme Court, and eager interns are caught in the thick of it.Each year during Supreme Court hearings, TV producers and interns are taske...
07:44 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable OUYA: Fun for Hackers, But Not Ready for Retail
The $99 OUYA game console hit store shelves Tuesday, months after a mega-successful Kickstarter that got backers and developers excited about open-source game production. The OUYA team said they have ...
07:24 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Join Us for a Hangout to Discuss Mobile App Design
What does it mean to be a product designer? Keenan Cummings, cofounder and designer of Days, asks this question in a recent post on his design blog, Field StudySEE ALSO: How Microsoft Could Rebrand It...
07:23 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable How Much Is Your Bitcoin Worth? Use This Calculator
Bitcoin is a decentralized cryptocurrency that offers pseudonymity to its users. Although a Bitcoin has no intrinsic value, its becoming an increasingly popular form of digital currency, attracting ve...
07:22 pm -07 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable 'Angry Birds Star Wars' Goes Offline With Nerdy Relay Race
Nerdist's Course of the Force, a week-long relay across California dedicated to Star Wars enthusiasts, is teaming up with Rovio and Angry Birds Star Wars for its second annual lightsaber run this wee...
07:19 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable 6 Things You Didn't Know About the Guy Who Leaked the iPhone 4
Brian Hogan made headlines in 2010 for being that guy who found the unreleased iPhone 4 in a California bar and later sold it to tech website Gizmodo. Although he doesn't discuss his story often, he p...
06:55 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Supreme Court Rules Defense of Marriage Act Unconstitutional
The Supreme Court overturned the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) on a 5-4 vote Wednesday in a historic win for gay rights activistsWriting for the majority, Justice Anthony Kennedy found DOMA violated ...
06:44 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable The Celebrity and the Super Fan: A Match Made on Twitter
Does anyone remember how fans used to show support for their favorite celebrities? Before social media, webzines and message boards, fans would write letters to musicians, actors or performers regular...
06:36 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Yankees GM: A-Rod 'Should Just Shut the F*ck Up' on Twitter
When Twitter let the world know earlier this week that baseball star Alex Rodriguez had joined its microblogging network, the news opened the gates of trolling hellIt took A-Rod all of one day to caus...
06:29 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Startup Founder Blogs His Company's Downfall
Here's something you don't see too often: a startup founder blogging about all the reasons his company is about to fail.In a new Tumblr called "My Startup Has 30 Days to Live," one anonymous founder d...
06:22 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Bing Maps Getting 3D Imagery in Windows 8.1
If you like the Flyover feature in Apple Maps that lets you see a cityscape in 3D or Google Maps' similar graphics, that same functionality is coming to the Bing Maps app in Windows 8.1.The Maps app i...
06:14 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Amazon Adds More Children's Shows in Expanded PBS Deal
Amazon's streaming Instant Video service is adding a few more children's programs, including past seasons of Calillou, Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood and Wild Kratts, as part of an expanded, multi-year l...
05:43 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Windows 8.1 Cranks Up Support for 3D Printing
The coming Windows 8.1 update, due in the fall, will bring include better support for 3D printers, Microsoft announced Wednesday.Microsoft vice president Antoine Leblond showed off the new ability at ...
05:42 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Brands Celebrate DOMA Ruling on Facebook, Twitter
The Supreme Court decided to overturn the Defense of Marriage Act on Wednesday, marking a historic victory for gay rights activistsImmediately afterwards, supporters took to Twitter and Facebook to ce...
05:41 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Why Do Men Have Nipples?
Hey, bros: Ever wonder why you have two completely useless nipples punctuating your otherwise flawless pecs? Chromosomal development is to blame, and here's a hint: We all start out female in the womb...
05:31 pm -07 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Facebook Denies Leaking User Data to Turkish Government
Facebook has not handed over user data to Turkish authorities during the country's ongoing anti-government protests, the company said in a Wednesday statementFacebook's comments follow a Turkish gover...
05:27 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable NFL Player Gives Away Bulldog Puppy on Twitter
For the second week in a row, a pro athlete used Twitter to give away an English bulldog.Last week, NBA center Kendrick Perkins put his English bulldog up for sale on Twitter for $1,500, and closed th...
05:23 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable 15 Joyful Celebrity Tweets About DOMA Ruling
The Supreme Court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) on Wednesday, triggering a rush of reactions on social mediaOn Twitter, celebrities weighed in on the ruling, many with virtual rainbow...
05:15 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Snowden's Insurance Policy 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 storiesE...
05:07 pm -07 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Google Reader, I Don’t Know How to Quit You
I am in a full-on state of denial about the approaching deadline to move my news-reading off Google Reader, Google’s industry-leading RSS reader. I don’t want it to happen, although I know...
05:00 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable ProPublica: 3 Things We Learned About Crowdfunding Journalism
Twenty-nine days ago, ProPublica launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise money to hire an intern to help us investigate unpaid internships — an issue that has regained national attention with a...
04:58 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable 9 Beautiful Desktop Backgrounds Designed to Make You Smarter
Anyone can throw an image of the periodic table onto a desktop and call it a background, but the creations in the gallery above combine useful information with strong aesthetic appeal.SEE ALSO: 10 Cre...
04:57 pm -07 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable One Bing to Rule Them All: Microsoft Opens Up Bing for Apps
Microsoft regularly introduces new features to its Bing search engine — such as the coming 3D maps — but often those features can't be used outside of Bing. That changes as of today with t...
04:44 pm -07 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable OUYA: Fun for Hackers, But Not Ready for Retail
The $99 OUYA game console hit store shelves Tuesday, months after a mega-successful Kickstarter that got backers and developers excited about open-source game production. The OUYA team said they have ...
04:36 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Paula Deen 'Today' Interview Ends With Tears
Paula Deen, the celebrity cook who has been struggling as of late to survive a career maelstrom over details of a leaked deposition, appeared on Wednesday morning's Today with Matt Lauer for an exclus...
04:31 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable How to Improve Your Wi-Fi Signal
Ah, nature. The birds are chirping, the sun is shining ... and your crappy Wi-Fi signal is preventing you from uploading a really clever Facebook status.It's hard enough for your Wi-Fi connection to r...
04:26 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Aereo CEO on the Future of TV: 'I Welcome Competition'
New York — At CE Week 2013, Gary Shapiro, president and CEO of the Consumer Electronics Association, interviewed Aereo CEO Chet Kanojia about the future of TV and the regulatory and legal challe...
04:24 pm -07 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Join Us for a Hangout to Discuss Mobile App Design
What does it mean to be a product designer? Keenan Cummings, cofounder and designer of Days, asks this question in a recent post on his design blog, Field StudySEE ALSO: How Microsoft Could Rebrand It...
04:21 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Google is More Valuable Than Apple — By One Measure at Least
For the past year or so, the financial press has been watching as Apple has claimed and then forfeited its status as the world's most valuable company.In that case the measure is market capitalization...
04:21 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Google May Be More Valuable Than Apple — By One Measure at Least
For the past year or so, the financial press has been watching as Apple has claimed and then forfeited its status as the world's most valuable company.In that case the measure is market capitalization...
04:09 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Candid Stanley Cup Bar Footage Captures Why We Love Sports
We don't love sports so much because we actually care about who can put a ball in a net or through a hoop. The true appeal is in the way these silly, arbitrary games we invest so much in reflect and b...
04:08 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Watch Out, Amazon: Square Moves Into Ecommerce
Square introduced an online marketplace on Wednesday, which lets merchants open up virtual stores for free to list goods and services. The move marks Square's first venture into ecommerce and may help...
04:07 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable 10 Fun Favors for Geeky Weddings
If you'd like to add a little geek flair to your wedding day, we can helpWe have found 10 favor ideas with a decidedly geeky theme. From robo-love to pixellated hearts via cute 'staches, our mini-gift...
04:03 pm -07 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Social Makeover: A Cheese Merchant Sees Results on Facebook
As the old saying goes, when life gives you lemons, make lemonade. For a Virginia-based cheesemonger, though the equivalent might be when the FDA takes away your cheese, create a Facebook contest.Back...
04:02 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Hands On With Windows 8.1
Windows 8 may not have caught every PC user's imagination just yet, but Microsoft is pressing on with updates regardless. At the Build conference for its developers in San Francisco on Wednesday, the ...
03:31 pm -07 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Vine Challenge: Special Connections
We're excited to announce the revamped Mashable Vine Challenge. Each week we'll present a theme and ask you to create the best Vine video based on a chosen topic. In honor of Social Media Day, this we...
03:02 pm -07 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable 10 Firsts That Will Take You on an Emotional Rollercoaster
Buckle up for a bumpy ride down happiness boulevard.New experiences can produce beautiful moments. And thanks to well-placed cameras, ten of these powerful firsts were recorded and uploaded to YouTube...
03:00 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Why People Become Facebook Fans
Most people who "like" brands on Facebook do so because they actually like them, not because they want to get free or discounted stuff, according to a new survey.That finding may sound obvious, but fo...
02:55 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Supreme Court Rules Defense of Marriage Act Unconstitutional
The Supreme Court overturned the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) on a 5-4 vote Wednesday in a historic win for gay rights activistsWriting for the majority, Justice Anthony Kennedy found DOMA violated ...
02:44 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable The Celebrity and the Super Fan: A Match Made on Twitter
Does anyone remember how fans used to show support for their favorite celebrities? Before social media, webzines and message boards, fans would write letters to musicians, actors or performers regular...
02:43 pm -07 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Windows 8.1 Cranks Up Support for 3D Printing
The coming Windows 8.1 update, due in the fall, will bring include better support for 3D printers, Microsoft announced Wednesday.Microsoft vice president Antoine Leblond showed off the new ability at ...
02:36 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable NBA Draft: Top Pick Wants Fans to Pick His Suit
The NBA Draft is known for, among other things, its participants' oftentimes audacious choices of attire. Take, for example, Jalen Rose's legendary red pinstripe number from 1994. Or Drew Gooden's mag...
02:36 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Yankees GM: A-Rod 'Should Just Shut the F*ck Up' on Twitter
When Twitter let the world know earlier this week that baseball star Alex Rodriguez had joined its microblogging network, the news opened the gates of trolling hellIt took A-Rod all of one day to caus...
01:45 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable NFL Team's Trolling Tweet Blasts Miami Heat Fans
Miami Heat fans have already been roasted on social media once during their team's second consecutive NBA title run, as well as victimized by an excellent videobomb on national TVBut the NFL's Baltimo...
01:41 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable 10 Emojis We Wish Existed
You can do anything with emojis. Revisit your favorite TV shows or condense great works of literature. Like hashtags and GIFs, emoji is a language unto itselfBut we've noticed this language is lacking...
12:25 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Stay in Tune With iOS Songwriting App Hum
Musicians can never truly predict when the creative juices will flow — so it's best to always be ready for the random lyrics, riffs or beats that might spring to mind.Get ready to ditch the note...
12:11 pm GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable See the Trailer for Ridley Scott's New Movie, 'The Counselor'
Ridley Scott, the man behind "Blade Runner," "Gladiator" and, most recently, "Prometheus," has a new movie in the works, and it's got all the right ingredients to become a hitThe star studded cast of ...
12:07 pm -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable 10 Fun Favors for Geeky Weddings
If you'd like to add a little geek flair to your wedding day, we can helpWe have found 10 favor ideas with a decidedly geeky theme. From robo-love to pixellated hearts via cute 'staches, our mini-gift...
10:37 am GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Digg Reader: Requiem For a Newshound [HANDS-ON]
With the impending demise of Google Reader, dozens of companies are hoping to fill the void of the near-ubiquitous RSS reader and syncing service. One of the most promising alternatives — at lea...
10:36 am -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable NBA Draft: Top Pick Wants Fans to Pick His Suit
The NBA Draft is known for, among other things, its participants' oftentimes audacious choices of attire. Take, for example, Jalen Rose's legendary red pinstripe number from 1994. Or Drew Gooden's mag...
10:17 am GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Interactive Bike Brings Studio Cycling Classes Into Your Home
Forget working out — dragging yourself to the gym after a long day at work is a feat in itselfOne New York-based company seeks to eliminate this time-consuming commute by developing an at-home e...
09:43 am +10 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Angry Bruins Fan Photobombs Stanley Cup Celebration
This year's NHL Stanley Cup Final, which came to a close when the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Boston Bruins on Monday night, was an all-time classic, with comebacks, overtimes and heroic efforts galor...
09:01 am GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable LED Flashlight Doubles as Battery Pack for Any USB Device
From emergencies and blackouts to sleepovers and camping, flashlights are useful in a variety of scenarios. Now, smartphone-charger can be added to that list. It's an unexpected benefit of ChargeLight...
07:59 am GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable 'Street Fighter' Cat Parody Is Purrfect
There are not many animal games that I'd play the hell out of, but this is one of them.The Pet Collective created Cat Fighter: The Feline Warrior, a parody of the legendary video game series Street Fi...
06:58 am GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Dash is Like a Fitbit For Your Car
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: DashOne-Liner Pitc...
06:37 am -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Digg Reader: Requiem For a Newshound [HANDS-ON]
With the impending demise of Google Reader, dozens of companies are hoping to fill the void of the near-ubiquitous RSS reader and syncing service. One of the most promising alternatives — at lea...
06:20 am GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable 11 Ways To Cool Off, As Told By Overheated Dogs
Summer means it's sticky hot. So hot you might be tempted to dissolve into a pool of sweat without doing a thing to help yourself. Fight the urge and grab some ice, because only you can prevent death ...
05:31 am GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Take a Look at Michael Bay's New Toy For 'Transformers 4'
The mechanical magic and special effects firepower of the Transformers saga are about to get a whole lot prettier, as Paramount Pictures and Michael Bay announced on Tuesday that a Pagani Huayra will ...
04:41 am +06 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Best-Selling Authors Discuss the Future of E-Books
Today at 3 p.m. ET, Mashable is moderating a Google+ Hangout with best-selling authors Mitch Albom, Dave Barry, Greg Iles, Sam Barry and Ridley Pearson, as well as Lisa Rutherford and Jen Lou from dig...
04:24 am GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Microsoft Makes a Multi-Screen Pitch to Advertisers at Cannes
CANNES, FRANCE — Microsoft is one of the biggest advertising spenders in the world, but the company isn't just an advertiser. It's also a media firm and an enormous one at that.SEE ALSO: How Mic...
04:04 am GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable 10 Irresistibly Indulgent Photos
For many of us, it's the little things that make our day a whole lot better. Chocolate, perhaps. Perfect weather. A long nap. Some might be guilty pleasures, but who doesn’t love to in...
03:59 am -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable 'Street Fighter' Cat Parody Is Purrfect
There are not many animal games that I'd play the hell out of, but this is one of them.The Pet Collective created Cat Fighter: The Feline Warrior, a parody of the legendary video game series Street Fi...
03:26 am GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Miley Cyrus' 'We Can't Stop' Music Video Breaks Vevo Record
The peculiar "We Can’t Stop" music video from Miley Cyrus has officially broken the record for most views on VEVO in 24 hoursThe former Disney star's newest song bagged 10.7 million views in the...
02:58 am -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Dash is Like a Fitbit For Your Car
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: DashOne-Liner Pitc...
02:54 am GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable This Account Is Tweeting Every NYPD Stop-and-Frisk
Millions of New Yorkers have been subject to a New York Police Department stop-and-frisk — and one Twitter account is telling their story, 140 characters at a time.The account, @StopAndFrisk, wa...
02:28 am GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Paraplegic Mom Learns to Surf in Inspiring Video
Pascale Honore's mobility was mostly confined to a wheelchair after a car accident left her unable to use her legs.But the 50-year-old mother from Australia has found a unique way of catching waves &#...
02:22 am +06 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable New Razer Tool Offers Surround Sound on Any Headphones
Gaming computer and peripheral maker Razer released a tool Tuesday that allows anyone to get the full surround sound experience from any pair of headphonesUsing Razer Surround software, users can cali...
01:41 am GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Google Adds Malware and Phishing Data to Transparency Report
In a new effort to expand its transparency report, Google has started publishing data on websites that host malware and phishing scams on Tuesday."Two of the biggest threats online are malicious softw...
01:31 am -04 - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Take a Look at Michael Bay's New Toy For 'Transformers 4'
The mechanical magic and special effects firepower of the Transformers saga are about to get a whole lot prettier, as Paramount Pictures and Michael Bay announced on Tuesday that a Pagani Huayra will ...
01:29 am GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Check In Your Friends With Foursquare Update
Foursquare is built around connecting with your friends and, starting Tuesday, you’ll be able to interact even more closely with them when you check in, by checking them in as well.To check in a...
01:20 am GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Not Even Will Smith Can Save This 'Independence Day' Takedown
Twelve years after Will Smith's Captain Steven Hiller hit the big screen with his guns (and one-liners) blazing in Independence Day, the movie remains a summer favoriteThe announcement of a 2015 seque...
12:15 am GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable The Future of Car Radio: Embeddable Apps
For years, traditional AM/FM radio was the only form of media built into cars, but advanced alternatives such as Siruis XM, Pandora and other radio services have been added to the in-car repertoire. W...
12:03 am GMT - Wed, June 26, 2013
Mashable Yammer Partners With Klout to Highlight Employee Influence
Yammer, the social networking tool for businesses owned by Microsoft, announced a partnership on Tuesday with online influence measurement tool Klout that will integrate Klout scores onto Yammer profi...
11:43 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Angry Bruins Fan Photobombs Stanley Cup Celebration
This year's NHL Stanley Cup Final, which came to a close when the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Boston Bruins on Monday night, was an all-time classic, with comebacks, overtimes and heroic efforts galor...
11:23 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Announcing a 'Call to Hacktion' for DIY Enthusiasts
We know Pinterest has brought out your crafty side. And with summer officially commenced, we think it’s high-time you channel your inner Tim “The Toolman” Taylor and whip out your ha...
11:20 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 10 Ways Pandas Are Just Like Us
Of all the cutest animals that are illegal to own as pets, pandas certainly top the list. That's a fact. Seriously, don't you wish you could start and end each day with a panda hug? Pandas are more th...
11:01 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Apple Doubles Down on California Focus in Print Ad
It looks like we're going to be hearing more this summer about how Apple's products are designed in California9to5Mac spotted the two-page print ad above in the Toronto Star. The ad features a paean t...
10:41 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Best-Selling Authors Discuss the Future of E-Books
Today at 3 p.m. ET, Mashable is moderating a Google+ Hangout with best-selling authors Mitch Albom, Dave Barry, Greg Iles, Sam Barry and Ridley Pearson, as well as Lisa Rutherford and Jen Lou from dig...
10:39 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Grey Poupon Gives a Shout Out to Pride Month
Mustard brand Grey Poupon may not be the first brand you would connect to gay rights, but the Kraft Foods condiment has taken to Facebook to announce it's all in — with predictable consequences....
10:36 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Marissa Mayer Hit On by Investor at First Yahoo Shareholder Meeting
Marissa Mayer attempted Tuesday to walk investors through Yahoo's new products and overall business strategy in her first shareholder meeting as CEO of the company, but one investor appeared less inte...
10:12 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 'Exploding Actresses' Takes Classic Actresses and Blows Their Heads Off
In Exploding Actresses, Italian filmmaker Simone Rovellini takes some of film's most beloved heroines and, well, blows their noggins to smithereensA word of warning to the skittish: those moments when...
09:55 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable UrbanTxT Non-Profit Turns Urban Teens Into Entrepreneurs
The streets of South Los Angeles have long had a reputation for violence. That's why the region dropped the "Central" part of its moniker in 2003, hoping to rebrand and change public perception. But t...
09:44 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Hacker School: Where Students and Instructors Learn Together
With recent advances in technology, we've seen unprecedented innovation in education — from online master's degrees to webinars, and new ways to collaborate with other students around the world....
09:22 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Bow Down to Amazing 'Game of Thrones' LEGOs
Beheadings, royal incest and winter are coming to a toy box near youEtsy merchant miniBIGS has created a line of Game of Thrones LEGOs perfect for staging your own battle for the Iron Throne. The mini...
09:20 pm -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Not Even Will Smith Can Save This 'Independence Day' Takedown
Twelve years after Will Smith's Captain Steven Hiller hit the big screen with his guns (and one-liners) blazing in Independence Day, the movie remains a summer favoriteThe announcement of a 2015 seque...
08:35 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Putin: Snowden Remains at Moscow Airport, Free to Go Anywhere
Russian President Vladimir Putin said NSA leaker Edward Snowden is in the transit area of Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport on Tuesday and hasn't crossed the Russian border, making him free to go wherever...
08:22 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable New Razer Tool Offers Surround Sound on Any Headphones
Gaming computer and peripheral maker Razer released a tool Tuesday that allows anyone to get the full surround sound experience from any pair of headphonesUsing Razer Surround software, users can cali...
08:15 pm -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable The Future of Car Radio: Embeddable Apps
For years, traditional AM/FM radio was the only form of media built into cars, but advanced alternatives such as Siruis XM, Pandora and other radio services have been added to the in-car repertoire. W...
08:03 pm -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Yammer Partners With Klout to Highlight Employee Influence
Yammer, the social networking tool for businesses owned by Microsoft, announced a partnership on Tuesday with online influence measurement tool Klout that will integrate Klout scores onto Yammer profi...
08:01 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 12 Digital Technologies Retailers Are Investing In
It's a tough market out there for speciality retailers. While the ecommerce grew 13% in the first quarter of the year compared to Q1 2012, Amazon grew even faster, at a rate of 22%. With steep discoun...
07:30 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable What Microsoft Must Achieve With Build 2013
Microsoft recently launched Office for the iPhone. In years past, when Microsoft software didn't just rule, but defined "computing," bringing its gold-standard productivity suite to the world's most p...
07:23 pm -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Announcing a 'Call to Hacktion' for DIY Enthusiasts
We know Pinterest has brought out your crafty side. And with summer officially commenced, we think it’s high-time you channel your inner Tim “The Toolman” Taylor and whip out your ha...
07:09 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable South Korea Websites Under Attack During War Anniversary
Government and business websites in South Korea are under cyberattack Tuesday, which marks the 63rd anniversary of the Korean War.Officials in Seoul are warning businesses and private citizens alike t...
06:53 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Branch Launches Potluck, a Stress-Free Social Network
Likes. Retweets. Upvotes. Plus ones.Every social network seems to have a way of quantifying how well the posts you share perform among other users, but one new site is doing away with all that in the ...
06:45 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable A Chance to See Saturn, For the First Time in 7 Years
In July, you will have the photo opp of a lifetimeAccording to the Cassini Solstice Mission website, the sun will backlight Saturn on July 19, allowing you to clearly see the planet's rings, photograp...
06:39 pm -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Grey Poupon Gives a Shout Out to Pride Month
Mustard brand Grey Poupon may not be the first brand you would connect to gay rights, but the Kraft Foods condiment has taken to Facebook to announce it's all in — with predictable consequences....
06:19 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Barnes & Noble's Nook Business Is Shrinking
Tough times have hit Barnes & Noble, which released its fiscal 2013 fourth quarter and full-year earnings on Tuesday morning.Earnings were disappointing across the board: Fourth quarter revenues (...
06:12 pm -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 'Exploding Actresses' Takes Classic Actresses and Blows Their Heads Off
In Exploding Actresses, Italian filmmaker Simone Rovellini takes some of film's most beloved heroines and, well, blows their noggins to smithereensA word of warning to the skittish: those moments when...
06:10 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 7 Hot Social Media Jobs in Pittsburgh, Columbus and More
Unemployed, underemployed or somewhere in between? The Mashable Job Board is here to help.Since 2005, Mashable has been dedicated to providing the hottest digital, social and tech news to our readers...
05:52 pm +06 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 10 Free Road Trip Apps for a Smooth Vacation
Out of all the possible summer vacations, road trips have the unique ability to crumble apart as soon as they begin. What you predict will be a long, character-building family trip through the country...
05:44 pm -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Hacker School: Where Students and Instructors Learn Together
With recent advances in technology, we've seen unprecedented innovation in education — from online master's degrees to webinars, and new ways to collaborate with other students around the world....
05:32 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable MTV Uses Snapchat for Cheeky Promo
MTV UK is one of just a handful of marketers to employ Snapchat, the somewhat controversial yet wildly popular mobile app, for a promotion.The channel is disseminating exclusive photos and videos from...
05:11 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Apple Launches New iOS 7 Beta 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 storiesA...
04:56 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 10 Outdoor Music Gadgets to Use All Summer
As barbecues and camping trips become regular parts of your summer schedule, don't sacrifice your listening experience just because you're outdoors. There are ways to jam outside — aside from in...
04:54 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable OUYA Gaming Console Already Sold Out on Amazon
Well, that was quick. Just hours after going on sale in the U.S., Canada and the UK, the OUYA gaming console was already sold out Tuesday morning on Amazon, though other retailers still had it in stoc...
04:41 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable The Rock Tweets Details of Preposterous 'Hercules' Training Diet
Actor Dwayne Johnson — perhaps better known as WWE wrestling star The Rock — is currently filming his upcoming flick Hercules: The Thracian Wars over in BudapestTo play the film's title ro...
04:35 pm -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Putin: Snowden Remains at Moscow Airport, Free to Go Anywhere
Russian President Vladimir Putin said NSA leaker Edward Snowden is in the transit area of Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport on Tuesday and hasn't crossed the Russian border, making him free to go wherever...
04:28 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable LeapFrog's LeapPad Ultra Tablet Brings Apps and Safe Browsing to Kids
If your kids always want to play on your iPad or Android tablet, youth educational entertainment company LeapFrog has a new kid-friendly tablet that might be a more suitable alternative for them ̵...
04:10 pm +06 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Restroom Attendant Pranks Gas Station Patrons
A restroom attendant can be convenient if you're attending a particularly fancy event, such as an award show or concert. However, in this restroom, things get a little uncomfortable.The folks at Offic...
03:55 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Alex Rodriguez Joins Twitter, Opens the Gates of Trolling Hell
When a big name joins Twitter, it's common for official accounts of the microblogging network as well as Twitter execs to give the newbie a big public welcoming shout-outSuch was the case for Major Le...
03:30 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 5 Top First Aid Apps
Ahhh, summer. Sun, sand, surf ... and accidentsFrom extreme weather to cuts and bruises, summertime brings a whole hoard of potential emergency situations. We've rounded up five of the top first aid a...
03:19 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Gaming Console OUYA Launches in Retail Stores Today
The OUYA — the gaming console that set Kickstarter funding records last summer — is launching in retail stores in the United States, Canada and the UK on Tuesday.Kickstarter backers began ...
03:18 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Swann Security System Streams DVD-Quality Video to Your Phone
If you're looking to install a do-it-yourself security system in your home, Swann has a new system that can stream widescreen video straight to your smartphone.Swann announced Tuesday the 4200 Series ...
02:53 pm -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Branch Launches Potluck, a Stress-Free Social Network
Likes. Retweets. Upvotes. Plus ones.Every social network seems to have a way of quantifying how well the posts you share perform among other users, but one new site is doing away with all that in the ...
02:53 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable NBA Star Assists on Fan's Twitter Marriage Proposal
NBA star Russell Westrbook is doing his off-season rightWhen a fan asked Westbrook for help in pulling off a novel marriage proposal via Twitter recently, the Oklahoma City Thunder guard obliged and n...
02:45 pm -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable A Chance to See Saturn, For the First Time in 7 Years
In July, you will have the photo opp of a lifetimeAccording to the Cassini Solstice Mission website, the sun will backlight Saturn on July 19, allowing you to clearly see the planet's rings, photograp...
02:38 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 12 Google Chrome Extensions for Content Discovery
The Internet is full of information ... too much information. Whether you're searching for breaking news, compelling longform narratives, or viral videos and GIFs, finding relavent content can seem im...
02:32 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable BlackBerry Launches Secure Work Space for iOS and Android
BlackBerry has launched Secure Work Space, an app that lets businesses and organizations manage employees' Android and iOS-based devices through BlackBerry's Enterprise Service 10Apps and data managed...
02:19 pm -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Barnes & Noble's Nook Business Is Shrinking
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02:10 pm -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 7 Hot Social Media Jobs in Pittsburgh, Columbus and More
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01:48 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Wimbledon Pro Chronicles Journey Through Google Glass
We've written before about the massive impact Google Glass could have on sports and even shared a couple early examples from sports-minded Glass Explorers this springBut now we have our closest look y...
01:42 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 10 Best iPhone Car Mounts
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01:32 pm -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable MTV Uses Snapchat for Cheeky Promo
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01:11 pm -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Apple Launches New iOS 7 Beta and Other News You Need to Know
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Mashable 10 Outdoor Music Gadgets to Use All Summer
As barbecues and camping trips become regular parts of your summer schedule, don't sacrifice your listening experience just because you're outdoors. There are ways to jam outside — aside from in...
12:41 pm -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable The Rock Tweets Details of Preposterous 'Hercules' Training Diet
Actor Dwayne Johnson — perhaps better known as WWE wrestling star The Rock — is currently filming his upcoming flick Hercules: The Thracian Wars in BudapestJohnson needs to get buff —...
12:35 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Sony Introduces a New Android-Powered Smart Watch
Sony updated its smart watch Tuesday, introducing the Sony SmartWatch 2 at Shanghai's Mobile Asia Expo.Designed to be used as a second screen for your Android smartphone, the water-resistant smart wat...
12:35 pm GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Sony's 6.4-Inch Xperia Z Ultra Can Be Used Underwater
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11:52 am GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 10 Free Road Trip Apps for a Smooth Vacation
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11:35 am GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Google Pays Tribute to Antoni Gaudí With A Barely Recognizable Doodle
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11:30 am +06 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 'Toy Story' Meets 'Grand Theft Auto' to Ruin Your Childhood
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11:30 am -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 5 Top First Aid Apps
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10:32 am -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable BlackBerry Launches Secure Work Space for iOS and Android
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10:10 am GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Restroom Attendant Pranks Gas Station Patrons
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09:24 am GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable What if John Lennon Auditioned on 'The Voice'?
What if John Lennon auditioned on The Voice? Although the legendary musician and Beatles member died 33 years ago, one viral video imagines how Lennon would've fared on the singing competition show.Po...
07:35 am -04 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Google Pays Tribute to Antoni Gaudí With A Barely Recognizable Doodle
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07:03 am GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable TV Reporter's Double F-Bomb Leaves News Anchor Speechless
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05:30 am GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 'Toy Story' Meets 'Grand Theft Auto' to Ruin Your Childhood
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05:09 am GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Manchester Museum Statue Eerily Spins by Itself
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04:55 am GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Wi-Fi-Enabled Cutting Board Could Change the Way You Cook
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04:06 am GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Twitter's Future: Commerce, Dinner Reservations and More TV Tie-Ins
As one ad exec noted, last week's Cannes Lions festival was a great advertising vehicle for both Facebook and Twitter, both of which dominated discussion this year. While both companies made pitches d...
03:34 am GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Yeah Yeah Yeahs Are First to Rock Empire State Building in 'Despair'
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03:16 am +01 - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 27 Songs to Soundtrack Your Summer
At the beach. At a barbecue. In the sun. At night. At a picnic. At a party. No matter the setting, some songs just feel like summerWhether in the form of songs vying for the coveted title of Song of t...
02:58 am GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Techies Trade Smartphones for Sing-Alongs at Digital Detox
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02:16 am GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 27 Songs to Soundtrack Your Summer
At the beach. At a barbecue. In the sun. At night. At a picnic. At a party. No matter the setting, some songs just feel like summerWhether in the form of songs vying for the coveted title of Song of t...
01:36 am GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Volvo Is Developing Self-Parking Cars
We've been dreaming about self-driving cars for a while — but what what about self-parking cars? According to a Volvo press release, the company's newest concept car will find a vacant space and...
12:30 am GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Watch Kids React to Famous GIFs and Memes
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12:17 am GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable 13 Hot Startups With Inspired Office Design
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12:15 am GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable Snowden's Destination Ranks 119th in Global Press Freedom
Edward Snowden's exact status is unclear, but his final destination is believed to be Ecuador. There, he might well be welcomed with open arms by President Rafael Correa. This is certainly not because...
12:01 am GMT - Tue, June 25, 2013
Mashable E la Carte Raises $13.5 Million to Bring Tablets to More Restaurants
If E la Carte has its way, you may eventually be able to order your meals using a tablet at most restaurants in the U.S.Two years ago, the startup unveiled a tablet designed for restaurants called the...
11:48 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable 'World War Z': The Good, Bad and Funny Social Media Reviews
Brad Pitt's zombie-apocalypse flick, World War Z, hit theaters over the weekend, giving antsy moviegoers around the country a first look at Hollywood's latest undead undertaking.SEE ALSO: Pianist Play...
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Mashable Yeah Yeah Yeahs Are First to Rock Empire State Building in 'Despair'
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11:31 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Measure Your Water Usage in Real Time With MyWater
Many of us use more water than we really need, which can lead to unfavorable financial and environmental results. But the line between excess and necessity can often be hard to discern.So Anthony Jaku...
10:40 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Jaguar's First Sports Car in 50 Years Is Stunning
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10:21 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable New iOS 7 Beta Brings iPad Support
Apple has seeded the second iOS 7 beta to developers and that beta now includes an iPad version.When iOS 7 was revealed onstage at WWDC earlier this month, the iPad was conspicuously missing in any of...
10:16 pm -04 - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable 27 Songs to Soundtrack Your Summer
At the beach. At a barbecue. In the sun. At night. At a picnic. At a party. No matter the setting, some songs just feel like summerWhether in the form of songs vying for the coveted title of Song of t...
10:13 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable President Obama 'Sings' Daft Punk's 'Get Lucky'
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10:04 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable The Asus Cube Isn't Enough to Save Google TV
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09:59 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Text President Obama Your Gripes About Student Debt
Writing letters to your congressman is so last century. Thanks to a new campaign from DoSomething.org, you can now text President Obama and he'll reply to some questions.According to the non-profit, p...
09:43 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Twitter Runs Out of Red Panda Jokes
A Red Panda named Rusty went missing from the Smithsonian National Zoo on Monday, sending Twitter into a frenzy. There's nothing quite like a missing zoo animal to bring out the 140 character quips.Ma...
09:26 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable WikiLeaks: Missing Edward Snowden Is 'in a Safe Place'
After leaving Hong Kong over the weekend, NSA leaker and whistleblower Edward Snowden went missing. But according to WikiLeaks' Julian Assange, he's "in a safe place.""We are aware of where Mr. Snowde...
09:19 pm +02 - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Download Jay-Z's App to Get 'Magna Carta' for Free
Rapper Jay-Z is giving away his upcoming album, Magna Carta Holy Grail, to one million owners of the Samsung Galaxy S III, Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note II. To snag a copy, you first need to download an a...
09:13 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Leap Motion Launches Its Motion-Controlled App Store
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08:54 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Snapchat Raises $60 Million, Tops 200 Million Messages a Day
Snapchat is on its way to proving that self-destructing messages are a business that won't disappear.Snapchat announced Monday that it has closed a Series B round of funding from IVP, General Catalyst...
08:50 pm +02 - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Explore World's Tallest Building With Google Street View
Google Street View is useful for all sorts of awesome reasons: You can virtually visit the Galapagos Islands, create addicting travel games and catch strangers' candid moments, just to name a fewBut h...
08:40 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable 4 Mesmerizing Celebrity FaceMashups
If you ever watched an interview with Jennifer Lawrence and thought, "Wow, she's beautiful, but she would look even better with Jonah Hill's mouth," then FaceMashups has answered your prayers.In its m...
08:30 pm -04 - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Watch Kids React to Famous GIFs and Memes
There are few things more satisfying than a spot-on GIFIn the video above, YouTube duo TheFineBros asked kids for their thoughts on some the Internet's most recognizable GIFs and memes, like Surprised...
08:19 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable 'Game of Thrones' Is Most Pirated Show of 2013 So Far
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08:17 pm -04 - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable 13 Hot Startups With Inspired Office Design
Startup culture became known for several things over the years: hoodies, ping pong, beer consumption and really awesome offices. Amazing offices became a perk of startup life, perhaps thanks to the li...
08:00 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable WikiLeaks Rides the Snowden Train Back to Relevance City
As National Security Administration leaker Edward Snowden engages in an international game of cat-and-mouse with reporters and governments, WikiLeaks and founder Julian Assange have swooped in to help...
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Mashable 'World War Z': The Good, Bad and Funny Social Media Reviews
Brad Pitt's zombie-apocalypse flick, World War Z, hit theaters over the weekend, giving antsy moviegoers around the country a first look at Hollywood's latest undead undertaking.SEE ALSO: Pianist Play...
07:41 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Hearst, Dr. Oz to Launch Print Magazine Next Year
Hearst, having found success in the TV-to-magazine model with Food Network Magazine (launched 2008) and HGTV Magazine (launched 2011), announced Monday its plans to launch a new print title with Dr. M...
07:32 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Viral Video Recap: Must-Watch Memes of the Week
The beginning of summer doesn't necessarily make it any easier to battle a case of the Mondays. So to beat the sunny swelter and beat the Mondays in one sitting, go find some air conditioning and watc...
07:31 pm -04 - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Measure Your Water Usage in Real Time With MyWater
Many of us use more water than we really need, which can lead to unfavorable financial and environmental results. But the line between excess and necessity can often be hard to discern.So Anthony Jaku...
07:22 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Apple Stock Falls Back Below $400
So much for staging a comeback.Apple's stock fell back below $400 a share in early trading Monday, a decline of more than 3% on the day.SEE ALSO: 10 Best Apple iPad StandsThe stock last traded below t...
07:19 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Download Jay-Z's App to Get 'Magna Carta' for Free
Rapper Jay-Z is giving away his upcoming album, Magna Carta Holy Grail, to one million owners of the Samsung Galaxy S III, Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note II. To snag a copy, you first need to download an a...
06:50 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Explore World's Tallest Building With Google Street View
Google Street View is useful for all sorts of awesome reasons: You can virtually visit the Galapagos Islands, create addicting travel games and catch strangers' candid moments, just to name a fewBut h...
06:46 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Snapchat Introduces SnapKidz for Users Under 13
Snapchat, the app that sends automatically-deleting messages, has proven to be hugely popular among teens and young adults, but until now, it restricted anyone under the age of 13 from using it.On Sat...
06:22 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Adorable Seal Gets Whacked in Startling Shark Week Ad
Poor Snuffy the Seal becomes a snack in this witty promo for the Discovery Channel's Shark WeekA fake news promo sets up the scene: Fans gather on a dock to see Snuffy. But things take a turn for the ...
06:21 pm -04 - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable New iOS 7 Beta Brings iPad Support
Apple has seeded the second iOS 7 beta to developers and that beta now includes an iPad version.When iOS 7 was revealed onstage at WWDC earlier this month, the iPad was conspicuously missing in any of...
06:10 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Amazon Lovefilm Adds 'The Good Wife,' 'Dexter' With CBS Deal
Amazon's European streaming video service, Lovefilm, has expanded its content licensing deal with CBS Studios. The new multi-year agreement grants UK and German Lovefilm subscribers access to past sea...
06:01 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable AOL Reader Launches as Google Reader Checks Out
Just a few days after news circulated that AOL was bringing its own RSS reader to the web, AOL launched its response to the nearly defunct Google Reader on Monday.AOL Reader — which bears the ta...
05:24 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Google Under FTC Investigation 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....
05:10 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Report: Facebook Working on a Flipboard-Like News Reader
Aiming to engage more mobile users, Facebook is working on a Flipboard-like news reader, according to a report.Facebook has been developing the project for more than a year, according to The Wall Stre...
05:00 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Coming to U.S. on July 7
The first tablet to offer a serious alternative to the iPad has come a long way. The Samsung Galaxy Tab, which originally debuted in late 2010 and quickly earned status as Android's de facto tablet of...
04:40 pm -04 - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable 4 Mesmerizing Celebrity FaceMashups
If you ever watched an interview with Jennifer Lawrence and thought, "Wow, she's beautiful, but she would look even better with Jonah Hill's mouth," then FaceMashups has answered your prayers.In its m...
04:00 pm -04 - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable WikiLeaks Rides the Snowden Train Back to Relevance City
As National Security Administration leaker Edward Snowden engages in an international game of cat-and-mouse with reporters and governments, WikiLeaks and founder Julian Assange have swooped in to help...
03:35 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Nik Wallenda Survives Insane Grand Canyon Tightrope Crossing
Nik Wallenda, you're more man than the rest of us will ever be. Or you're just nutsThe professional daredevil completed a quarter-mile crossing of the Grand Canyon on Sunday, with one small catch: he ...
03:32 pm -04 - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Viral Video Recap: Must-Watch Memes of the Week
The beginning of summer doesn't necessarily make it any easier to battle a case of the Mondays. So to beat the sunny swelter and beat the Mondays in one sitting, go find some air conditioning and watc...
03:19 pm -04 - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Download Jay-Z's App to Get 'Magna Carta' for Free
Rapper Jay-Z is giving away his upcoming album, Magna Carta Holy Grail, to one million owners of the Samsung Galaxy S III, Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note II. To snag a copy, you first need to download an a...
03:05 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable 11 Chrome Extensions to Improve Your Social Media Experience
If there's one thing that ties all your digital experiences together, it's your browser — let's presume it's Chrome. Maybe you use it on mobile in addition to desktop. It gets to know you, and y...
02:50 pm -04 - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Explore World's Tallest Building With Google Street View
Google Street View is useful for all sorts of awesome reasons: You can virtually visit the Galapagos Islands, create addicting travel games and catch strangers' candid moments, just to name a fewBut h...
02:49 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable LeBron James Defends Vanquished Foe on Twitter
The night his San Antonio Spurs lost the NBA Finals in seven games to the Miami Heat, surprise star Danny Green was photographed in a Miami nightclub hobnobbing with some of the Heat's biggest namesPr...
02:22 pm -04 - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Adorable Seal Gets Whacked in Startling Shark Week Ad
Poor Snuffy the Seal becomes a snack in this witty promo for the Discovery Channel's Shark WeekA fake news promo sets up the scene: Fans gather on a dock to see Snuffy. But things take a turn for the ...
02:10 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable 78 Tools for Writing and Previewing Markdown
Markdown is a text-based markup language created by John Gruber in 2004 as a way to write in an easy-to-read format that can be converted into HTML. It uses a very simple formatting syntax of familia...
02:02 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Kid Attacks Dad After He Botches Catching Foul Ball
Thanks to Internet video, here's a moment this kid will live to someday regretDuring a Major League Baseball game in San Francisco on Sunday, a family seated just outside the right field foul pole had...
01:13 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable 17 Illicit Acts Caught on Google Street View
Google Street View images give us an intimate peak into people's daily lives, completely devoid of context or explanationFrom heroin drug deals to (intentionally) indecent exposure, these moments of i...
01:09 pm +02 - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable 11 Vine Hashtags to Keep You Hooked
If you're one of Vine's 13 million users, you know that #howto, #loop and #magic are like hashtag training wheels: Everyone starts out using themBut for those who want to take their tagging to the nex...
12:35 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable AT&T Offers 50% Discount for iPhone 5, HTC One and More
AT&T has started a new limited time promotion, offering a 50% discount for phones between $99 and $199.99 in its catalogueThis includes the iPhone 5 as well as the iPhone 4S, HTC One, Samsung's Ga...
12:35 pm GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable AT&T Offers 50% Discount on iPhone 5, HTC One and More
AT&T has started a new limited time promotion, offering a 50% discount for phones between $99 and $199.99 in its catalogueThis includes the iPhone 5 as well as the iPhone 4S, HTC One, Samsung's Ga...
11:45 am GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable How to Watch Wimbledon Online
One of the great events in tennis begins Monday morning from the All England Club in London, but constant match play and busy lives can make it hard to keep up with all the actionFor sports fans wonde...
11:09 am GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable 11 Vine Hashtags to Keep You Hooked
If you're one of Vine's 13 million users, you know that #howto, #loop and #magic are like hashtag training wheels: Everyone starts out using themBut for those who want to take their tagging to the nex...
09:13 am -04 - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable 17 Illicit Acts Caught on Google Street View
Google Street View images give us an intimate peak into people's daily lives, completely devoid of context or explanationFrom heroin drug deals to (intentionally) indecent exposure, these moments of i...
09:06 am GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable 'Monsters University' App Brings Two Mini Games to Your Phone
Monsters University scared its way into theaters this weekend. In conjunction with the movie’s theatrical release, Disney released a new mobile app for iOS and Android that lets you keep the fun...
08:01 am GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Can You Spot the Difference in These 12 Photos?
From preschool, we're trained to play "One Of These Things (is Not Like The Others)." Sometimes the difference is small, and other times, it's glaring. Either way — with or without Big Bird's co...
07:45 am -04 - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable How to Watch Wimbledon Online
One of the great events in tennis begins Monday morning from the All England Club in London, but constant match play and busy lives can make it hard to keep up with all the actionFor sports fans wonde...
07:00 am GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable 5 Reasons College Students Should Be in Professional Organizations
“Student engagement is the product of motivation and active learning. It is a product rather than a sum because it will not occur if either element is missing,” writes Elizabeth F. Barkley...
05:55 am GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Giggem Helps Musicians Find Bandmates, Managers and Labels
A musician for more than 20 years, Emir Turan of Turkey struggled in recent years to put together a band. He tried finding fellow musicians by searching on Craigslist, browsing social networks, siftin...
03:57 am GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable How to Survive a Forced Tech Detox (AKA Summer Vacation)
"Let's go camping," you thought. "Let's go way out into the woods," you thought. "Let's leave everything here, and go have life-altering epiphanies about the beauty of nature and the interconnectednes...
03:02 am GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable How to Know When the Glass Is Half Full
Is the glass half empty or half full? Your answer to this question in a given situation really reveals your general outlook in life — whether you're an optimist or a pessimistSEE ALSO: More Sund...
03:00 am -04 - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable 5 Reasons College Students Should Be in Professional Organizations
“Student engagement is the product of motivation and active learning. It is a product rather than a sum because it will not occur if either element is missing,” writes Elizabeth F. Barkley...
02:29 am GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable 4 Ways to Protect Your Tech This Summer
If you love your tech as much as we do, odds are you want to take your gadgets everywhere. Unfortunately, while you may love the pool and the beach, your cellphone does not. Protect your tech by showi...
02:07 am GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Crash Test Mom: Origami Stroller Is Like a Luxury Car
If the idea of a stroller robot gets your gears greased, watch our review of the Origami stroller.This is a neat stroller with a lot of fun perks like a USB charger, pedometer and street lights. But t...
01:42 am GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable 10 Best Apps for Summer Festivals
After braving through the virtual push and shove of snagging the summer's most coveted festival tickets, it's time to slather up the sunscreen and head out to the crowd. We know you've endured the te...
01:09 am GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Tim Cook's Bonus Now Depends on Apple's Stock Performance
Apple's CEO Tim Cook has repeatedly expressed disappointment with the company's declining stock price, but now he's putting his money where his mouth is — or at least some of his money.When Cook...
12:36 am GMT - Mon, June 24, 2013
Mashable Karma Wants To Make Peer-to-Peer Wi-Fi a Thing
There'll be a day, if one recent Wi-Fi startup has its way, when you switch on your tablet or laptop and the wireless Internet access you need is just there. Automatically, everywhere, ...
11:57 pm -04 - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable How to Survive a Forced Tech Detox (AKA Summer Vacation)
"Let's go camping," you thought. "Let's go way out into the woods," you thought. "Let's leave everything here, and go have life-altering epiphanies about the beauty of nature and the interconnectednes...
11:36 pm GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable Car Tech Outlook: Self-Driving Cars Are Just Around the Corner
The technology inside cars is accelerating, and this explosion of innovation is expected to get even more profound in the coming years. This infographic shows the near-future of car tech, revealing wh...
10:40 pm GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable 10 Bizarre Microsoft Ads That Will Hurt Your Brain
Over the years Microsoft has made headlines for some pretty out-there advertising campaigns. We're taking a look at a few of our favorite weird and wonderful Microsoft videos, from commercials to in-h...
10:29 pm -04 - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable 4 Ways to Protect Your Tech This Summer
If you love your tech as much as we do, odds are you want to take your gadgets everywhere. Unfortunately, while you may love the pool and the beach, your cellphone does not. Protect your tech by showi...
10:03 pm GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable Tiny Robots Act Like Bugs
Most people tend to be disgusted by bugs, but some robot researchers are inspired by them.Scientists at Harvard have spent the past five years building robot bugs that can move with the same dexterity...
09:27 pm GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable Job Hunting? 150Plus Openings at Reebok, Showtime and More
Unemployed, underemployed or somewhere in between? The Mashable Job Board is here to help with your job hunting.Since 2005, Mashable has been dedicated to providing the hottest digital, social and tec...
09:04 pm GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable Now the Government Knows You're a Dog
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08:08 pm GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable 7 Ways We'd Improve the Google Maps Mobile App
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08:08 pm +02 - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable Photoshop CC: Now the World's Best Image Editor Is Even More Powerful
Adobe rolled out Photoshop CC in the past week, enhancing the gold standard of image editing applications with powerful new capabilities. Let's test these intelligent tools folded into the new version...
07:23 pm GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable Edward Snowden Leaves Hong Kong With Help From Wikileaks
Edward Snowden, the whistleblower who leaked secret information about the National Security Agency's surveillance programs, left Hong Kong on Sunday, according to a statement from the Hong Kong govern...
06:40 pm -04 - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable 10 Bizarre Microsoft Ads That Will Hurt Your Brain
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06:36 pm -05 - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable Car Tech Outlook: Self-Driving Cars Are Just Around the Corner
The technology inside cars is accelerating, and this explosion of innovation is expected to get even more profound in the coming years. This infographic shows the near-future of car tech, revealing wh...
06:22 pm GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable The Art of Antisocial Networking
Social media takes work. Gaining followers, crafting interesting prompts, keeping up with the latest networks — it all requires a certain skill. But do you put the same amount of effort into bei...
06:08 pm GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable Photoshop CC: Now the World's Best Image Editor Is Even More Powerful
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08:56 am +09 - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable Instagram Gets Video and Other Top Comments
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08:32 am +09 - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable Future Me Can Do All the Work
Procrastination: It happens all the time, it's hardly ever justified and it's almost always your own fault. But what if you actually owned up to it, and blamed yourself — that is, your future se...
06:51 am GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable The Very Best Love Advice on Yahoo Answers
Let's say it straight: Yahoo Answers can be a little, well, inane at times. It's a spelling and grammar disaster area that would send your Language Arts teacher heading for the hillsAll technicalities...
05:51 am GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable On Instagram Video, Comedian Louie Anderson Looks For Opening Acts
Among the millions of clips uploaded to Instagram since the app added its video features on Thursday is a call-to-action snippet from comedian Louie AndersonAnderson — who created the animated L...
05:09 am GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable OttoCat Is a Revolutionary Organization System for the App Store
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04:28 am +09 - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable How to Land a Better Job Without Ever Looking For it
Let’s face it: Looking for a job is a huge hassle. It’s stressful (who really enjoys interviewing?), time-consuming (say goodbye to weekends outside) and can be a blow to your self-esteem ...
04:23 am GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable Google Handed Over Emails of Wikileaks Volunteers to U.S. Government
After receiving secret court orders, Google handed over data from the Gmail accounts of two former Wikileaks volunteers to the U.S. government. The orders, revealed on Friday by the two targets, are a...
03:28 am GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable First Instagram Video To Reach 1 Million Likes Stars Shirtless Bieber
Once again flexing his enormous reach on social media, pop star Justin Bieber this weekend became the first Instagram user to earn 1 million Likes on a video postInstagram owner Facebook confirmed to ...
02:51 am -04 - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable The Very Best Love Advice on Yahoo Answers
Let's say it straight: Yahoo Answers can be a little, well, inane at times. It's a spelling and grammar disaster area that would send your Language Arts teacher heading for the hillsAll technicalities...
02:36 am GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable Nissan ZEOD RC Unveiled: World's Fastest Electric Car
Just before the start of this year's LeMans race on Saturday, Nissan revealed the ZEOD RC, the world's fastest electric car. The company has been invited to enter the 186-mph electric race car in next...
02:36 am GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable Nissan Unveils World's Fastest Electric Car
Just before the start of this year's LeMans race on Saturday, Nissan revealed the ZEOD RC, the world's fastest electric car. The company has been invited to enter the 186-mph electric race car in next...
01:42 am GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable iPhone Users Are Mindless Zombies in New Nokia Commercial
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12:58 am GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable 10 Terrific Social Media-Themed Wedding Gifts
Are you looking for a special wedding gift for a socially geeky pair? There are some awesome social media-themed presents out there that are just perfect for clued-up couples into their online network...
12:30 am GMT - Sun, June 23, 2013
Mashable Yahoo Sees 'Tweener' Ads as the Future
For many consumers, Yahoo is a brand that's strongly associated with the first dot-com era in the 1990s, and has managed to remain in the first tier of Internet media companies only through consumer i...
11:56 pm GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Instagram Gets Video and Other Top Comments
R.I.P. Vine.The farewell address to everyone's favorite short-form video-sharing platform could be found all over the internet after Instagram announced at a Facebook event on Thursday that they're su...
11:32 pm GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Future Me Can Do All the Work
Procrastination: It happens all the time, it's hardly ever justified and it's almost always your own fault. But what if you actually owned up to it, and blamed yourself — that is, your future se...
11:28 pm -04 - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable First Instagram Video To Reach 1 Million Likes Stars Shirtless Bieber
Once again flexing his enormous reach on social media, pop star Justin Bieber this weekend became the first Instagram user to earn 1 million Likes on a video postInstagram owner Facebook confirmed to ...
10:55 pm GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable 6 Apps You Don't Want To Miss
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10:19 pm GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Google-Waze Deal Under FTC Antitrust Review
Google's acquisition of the popular social traffic app Waze is under review by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), which wants to make sure the deal doesn't go against U.S. antitrust regulationsGoogle...
09:56 pm GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable 25 Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed
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09:56 pm +02 - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable How I Survived Without Tech at Digital Detox Camp
It has been just about five days since I got back on the grid. I've returned to the barrage of emails, breaking news alerts and information overload. But for about 70 hours this week, I was without an...
09:29 pm GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S4 Active and Other New Devices: The Recap
Samsung made a splash this week when it unveiled the first interchangeable-lens camera with 4G LTE: the Galaxy NX. We also got our hands on the Galaxy S4 Zoom, a half-camera, half-smartphone device th...
08:56 pm GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Does NSA Surveillance Remind You of Anything?
The story of the NSA's surveillance programs, most notably PRISM, continues to get interesting, with new information on how the government tries to minimize the data it collects from Americans. Still,...
08:32 pm GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable 'Pardon Edward Snowden' Petition Reaches 100,000-Signature Threshold
The online petition that asks the Obama administration to pardon NSA leaker Edward Snowden has reached the threshold of 100,000 signatures. According to Whitehouse.gov guidelines, it is now entitled t...
07:56 pm GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable How I Survived Without Tech at Digital Detox Camp
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07:28 pm GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable How to Land a Better Job Without Ever Looking For it
Let’s face it: Looking for a job is a huge hassle. It’s stressful (who really enjoys interviewing?), time-consuming (say goodbye to weekends outside) and can be a blow to your self-esteem ...
07:05 pm +01 - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable 12 Ways Puppies Can Improve Your Office Environment
Bring Your Pet to Work Day made Friday the furriest, cutest and maybe stinkiest day of the year for workplaces. Despite the inevitable, err, accidents, having puppies everywhere is a foolproof way to ...
07:02 pm GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Up Close With Kate Spade Saturday's Digital Window Shops
The future of brick-and-mortar retail is fun, flashy and doesn't require a lot of storage space. At least that's the cue from Kate Spade Saturday, the design house's recently launched weekender line, ...
06:55 pm -04 - Sat, June 22, 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...
06:32 pm GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Top 10 Tech This Week
Two big announcements revolved around visuals and Facebook. In case you missed them and all the other tech news of the week, we bring you all that and more on this week's Top 10 Tech. The big story o...
06:05 pm GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable 12 Ways Puppies Can Improve Your Office Environment
Bring Your Pet to Work Day made Friday the furriest, cutest and maybe stinkiest day of the year for workplaces. Despite the inevitable, err, accidents, having puppies everywhere is a foolproof way to ...
05:03 pm +09 - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable This Is Your Life in Jelly Beans
Serious introspection usually doesn't come in sugary form, but that's what makes this video so sweet. Using candy, Ze Frank has created a visual representation of the average American's lifetime. One ...
04:03 pm +08 - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable This Is Your Life in Jelly Beans
Serious introspection usually doesn't come in sugary form, but that's what makes this video so sweet. Using candy, Ze Frank has created a visual representation of the average American's lifetime. One ...
03:32 pm -05 - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable 'Pardon Edward Snowden' Petition Reaches 100,000-Signature Threshold
The online petition that asks the Obama administration to pardon NSA leaker Edward Snowden has reached the threshold of 100,000 signatures. According to Whitehouse.gov guidelines, it is now entitled t...
03:02 pm -04 - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Up Close With Kate Spade Saturday's Digital Window Shops
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02:32 pm -04 - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Top 10 Tech This Week
Two big announcements revolved around visuals and Facebook. In case you missed them and all the other tech news of the week, we bring you all that and more on this week's Top 10 Tech. The big story o...
08:03 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable This Is Your Life in Jelly Beans
Serious introspection usually doesn't come in sugary form, but that's what makes this video so sweet. Using candy, Ze Frank has created a visual representation of the average American's lifetime. One ...
08:02 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Walmart Slashes Price on iPhone 5, iPhone 4S
Walmart is aggressively lowering the price on Apple's iPhone 5 and iPhone 4S. Beginning Saturday, the iPhone 5 will sell for $129 (down from $189) and the iPhone 4S will sell for just $39 (down from $...
06:59 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Rent All Kinds of Local Spaces With Hire Space
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: Hire SpaceOne-Line...
05:59 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Usher and Samsung: A Blueprint for Viral Success
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05:20 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable ASL Interpreter at Wu-Tang Concert Is the Greatest
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05:20 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable 5 Ways to Spice Up Your NikePlus Experience
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04:53 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Silicon Valley Art Exhibition Celebrates Warhol and Technology
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03:53 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable LeBron James Ends Social Blackout With Instagram Video Post
LeBron James didn't just dominate the NBA Finals on the hardwood, taking home his second straight MVP award — he also dominated the social conversation onlineMore on that below, but first this: ...
03:07 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable NSA Leaker Edward Snowden Charged With Espionage
U.S. prosecutors have formally charged NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, less than two weeks after he revealed his identity. Prosecutors have also asked Hong Kong authorities to arrest himAs revealed ...
02:52 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable 'Midsummer' on Google+ Is Shakespeare as You've Never Seen It
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02:47 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Instagram Users Have Already Posted 5 Million Videos
Instagram video appears to be a hit. Users uploaded more than 5 million videos during the first 24 hours of availability.In the first eight hours alone, the app saw one year’s worth of video upl...
02:31 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Andrew W.K. Slays Drumming World Record
The O Music Awards ended Thursday night with not just a bang, but a flurry of them, as party machine Andrew W.K. claimed new reign as a marathon drumming king.Tasked with keeping a beat for 24 hours, ...
02:29 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable 31 Prince William GIFs to Celebrate His 31st Birthday
Prince William turned 31 on Friday. And with the birth of his first child just a few weeks away, Wills has no shortage of things to celebrateSEE ALSO: Happy 2nd Birthday, Lil Bub!We rounded up 31 of t...
02:17 am +02 - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Digital 'Library For All' Brings Books to Developing World
Certain books serve as bookmarks to important life milestones: the ones your parents read to you in the crib as you drifted off to sleep (Goodnight, Moon and If You Give a Mouse a Cookie), the first b...
02:01 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Revealed: British Spy Agency Secretly Taps Global Communications
It's not just the National Security Agency. The NSA's British relative, the Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ), also secretly collects and stores a vast trove of global communications throu...
01:59 am -04 - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Usher and Samsung: A Blueprint for Viral Success
Twenty-two million. That's how many times people have watched "Looking 4 Myself," a collaboration between Usher and Samsung that shows the power of motion in a new smart TV campaign."We used a mix of ...
01:56 am +02 - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable 8 Real-Life Superheroes Who Saved the Day
Everyone loves a good comic book superhero. But in real life, superheroes aren't defined by their masks and capes, but by their awe-inspiring acts of courage that save lives.SEE ALSO: 5 Heartwarming S...
01:49 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Facebook Exposed 6 Million Users' Contact Info
Facebook accidentally shared 6 million users' email addresses or telephone numbers due to a software bug, the company announced Friday.The breach was caused by an unfortunate combination of Facebook's...
01:45 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Toyota Will Donate One Meal for Each View This Video Gets
How many YouTube videos do you think you watch each day? Thanks to Toyota, the next one you view can actually change someone else's day for the better.The car maker is donating up to 1.25 million meal...
01:20 am -04 - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable ASL Interpreter at Wu-Tang Concert Is the Greatest
It never fails: You go to a concert and while watching the performance, something strikes your eye. Typically, it's a patron who's dressed oddly or a moshpit forming around you. However, in this insta...
01:20 am -04 - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable 5 Ways to Spice Up Your NikePlus Experience
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01:19 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable How the 'Biggest Scam in Kickstarter History' Almost Worked
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01:04 am +02 - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable AOL Reader Coming Soon to Fill Google Reader Void
Google Reader may be on its way out, but AOL is getting ready to launch its own product in the near future that will give users a way to find new content online.The AOL Reader site is already live, fe...
12:32 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Show Us Your Most Indulgent Photos
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12:17 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Digital 'Library For All' Brings Books to Developing World
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12:13 am +02 - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Trailer for Ashton Kutcher's Steve Jobs Film Hits the Web
The new trailer for the Steve Jobs film featuring Ashton Kutcher has finally landed online, teasing not-yet-seen scenes from the movie debuting later this summerTitled Jobs (apparently changed from th...
12:09 am GMT - Sat, June 22, 2013
Mashable Highlights from Cannes Lions: How Do Celebrities View Advertisers?
CANNES, FRANCE — One of the most popular events of the year for advertisers, the global advertising festival Cannes Lions, has consumed the city of Cannes as entertainers and business leaders al...
11:56 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable 8 Real-Life Superheroes Who Saved the Day
Everyone loves a good comic book superhero. But in real life, superheroes aren't defined by their masks and capes, but by their awe-inspiring acts of courage that save lives.SEE ALSO: 5 Heartwarming S...
11:53 pm -04 - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable LeBron James Ends Social Blackout With Instagram Video Post
LeBron James didn't just dominate the NBA Finals on the hardwood, taking home his second straight MVP award — he also dominated the social conversation onlineMore on that below, but first this: ...
11:28 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable 3 Tips for Creating Your Business' Facebook Page
Starting a social media marketing campaign can be extremely overwhelming if you're not familiar with the digital space. Just the thought of creating a company Facebook page or tweeting to your consume...
11:19 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Hands On With Samsung's Waterproof Galaxy S4 Active
Earlier this month Samsung and AT&T officially announced a new, ruggedized version of the Galaxy S4, dubbed the Galaxy S4 ActiveThe phone is now available for $199 exclusively on AT&T and we h...
11:04 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable AOL Reader Coming Soon to Fill Google Reader Void
Google Reader may be on its way out, but AOL is getting ready to launch its own product in the near future that will give users a way to find new content online.The AOL Reader site is already live, fe...
10:54 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable U.S. Government Wants to Declassify More NSA Surveillance Data
Government officials have been arguing that information about the National Security Agency's surveillance programs has been served up in piecemeal, offering an incomplete and confusing picture at NSA'...
10:50 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Exclusive: Incubus Frontman Brandon Boyd's New Lyric Video
Brandon Boyd, frontman of the now-on-hiatus rock band Incubus, launched a new solo musical side project this month called Sons of the Sea. Today, Mashable is world premiering the lyric video for the f...
10:33 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Chris Bosh's Battle With Confetti Leaves Internet in Stitches
Chris Bosh played a supporting role in the Miami Heat's Game 7 NBA championship win over the San Antonio Spurs on Thursday night, going scoreless but playing solid defense and grabbing some reboundsHi...
10:31 pm -04 - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Andrew W.K. Slays Drumming World Record
The O Music Awards ended Thursday night with not just a bang, but a flurry of them, as party machine Andrew W.K. claimed new reign as a marathon drumming king.Tasked with keeping a beat for 24 hours, ...
10:29 pm -04 - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable 31 Prince William GIFs to Celebrate His 31st Birthday
Prince William turned 31 on Friday. And with the birth of his first child just a few weeks away, Wills has no shortage of things to celebrateSEE ALSO: Happy 2nd Birthday, Lil Bub!We rounded up 31 of t...
10:21 pm +02 - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Kickstarter Apologizes for Not Yanking 'Seduction Guide'
Crowdfunding platform Kickstarter has apologized for not pulling down a project called "A Guide to Getting Awesome with Women" following a series of complaints that called the content highly offensive...
10:13 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Trailer for Ashton Kutcher's Steve Jobs Film Hits the Web
The new trailer for the Steve Jobs film featuring Ashton Kutcher has finally landed online, teasing not-yet-seen scenes from the movie debuting later this summerTitled Jobs (apparently changed from th...
10:07 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Relive NBA Finals Game 7 With These Amazing GIFs
Last night, the Miami Heat beat the San Antonio Spurs 95-88 in Game 7 of the NBA Finals. They were led by four-time MVP LeBron James, who finished with 37 points and 12 rebounds while shooting 12-23 f...
10:01 pm -04 - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Revealed: British Spy Agency Secretly Taps Global Communications
It's not just the National Security Agency. The NSA's British relative, the Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ), also secretly collects and stores a vast trove of global communications throu...
10:01 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Thanks, Instagram: You Gave Me a Panic Attack
I was heads-down on my phone this morning when I almost ran into a giant square of plywood with the word 'WALK' and a giant arrow pointing west scribbled in neon orange spray paintInstagram has taught...
09:24 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Has Already Met Kanye's Baby
Kanye West is now linked to two Apple co-founders in head-scratching ways. After emphatically comparing himself to Steve Jobs, Kanye West, along with his baby's mama Kim Kardashian, invited Steve Wozn...
09:01 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Michael Dell Lays Out Plan to Save His Company
Michael Dell first announced plans to take Dell private in early February. Since then, the proposal has encountered resistance from shareholders, including activist investor Carl Icahn, who claims to ...
08:21 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Kickstarter Apologizes for Not Yanking 'Seduction Guide'
Crowdfunding platform Kickstarter has apologized for not pulling down a project called "A Guide to Getting Awesome with Women" following a series of complaints that called the content highly offensive...
08:12 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Happy 2nd Birthday, Lil Bub!
Almost no cat name is more recognizable on the Interwebs than Lil BubShe has enjoyed a pretty big year. The peaks of Bub's fame included a full-length documentary, a deal with Revision3 to produce a Y...
08:00 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Hands On With Samsung's Ultra-Thin Windows Tablet
Samsung claims its recently unveiled ATIV Tab 3 is the "world's thinnest" Windows 8 tablet. We're talking the difference of hundredths of an inch when compared to other Windows tablets out there (such...
07:56 pm -04 - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable 8 Real-Life Superheroes Who Saved the Day
Everyone loves a good comic book superhero. But in real life, superheroes aren't defined by their masks and capes, but by their awe-inspiring acts of courage that save lives.SEE ALSO: 5 Heartwarming S...
07:50 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable France Threatens to Outlaw Amazon Book Discounts and Free Delivery
France doesn't want Amazon to monopolize its book market, so the country is threatening to take legal measures to prevent it.In an interview with French TV news outlet BFM TV on Friday, Aurelie Filipp...
07:43 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable More 'iPhone 5S' Pictures Leak Online
More pictures of what appear to be the interior and exterior of Apple's next iPhone have hit the web.MacRumors has obtained what it says are photos of the rear shell and logic board of the so-called "...
07:28 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Steve Wozniak on NSA Snooping: 'I Feel a Little Guilty'
Without computers, spy agencies would have a much harder time snooping on data. Faced with that logic, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak said he feels "a little guilty" for in some way contributing to th...
07:28 pm -04 - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable 3 Tips for Creating Your Business' Facebook Page
Starting a social media marketing campaign can be extremely overwhelming if you're not familiar with the digital space. Just the thought of creating a company Facebook page or tweeting to your consume...
07:19 pm -04 - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Hands On With Samsung's Waterproof Galaxy S4 Active
Earlier this month Samsung and AT&T officially announced a new, ruggedized version of the Galaxy S4, dubbed the Galaxy S4 ActiveThe phone is now available for $199 exclusively on AT&T and we h...
07:04 pm -04 - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable AOL Reader Coming Soon to Fill Google Reader Void
Google Reader may be on its way out, but AOL is getting ready to launch its own product in the near future that will give users a way to find new content online.The AOL Reader site is already live, fe...
06:54 pm -04 - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable U.S. Government Wants to Declassify More NSA Surveillance Data
Government officials have been arguing that information about the National Security Agency's surveillance programs has been served up in piecemeal, offering an incomplete and confusing picture at NSA'...
06:50 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Google Doodle Has Fun With the Summer Solstice
Google loves to add holiday and seasonal flavor to its famous homepage logo, and Friday, it has its sights set on summer.The latest Google Doodle celebrates the summer solstice, the longest day of the...
06:50 pm -04 - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Exclusive: Incubus Frontman Brandon Boyd's New Lyric Video
Brandon Boyd, frontman of the now-on-hiatus rock band Incubus, launched a new solo musical side project this month called Sons of the Sea. Today, Mashable is world premiering the lyric video for the f...
06:41 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Report: HTC Hires Robert Downey Jr. in $12 Million Campaign
It's no secret the Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC is in dire straits, but can Iron Man himself help? HTC brass seems to think so: According to a Bloomberg report, the company has hired Robert Downey J...
06:33 pm -04 - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Chris Bosh's Battle With Confetti Leaves Internet in Stitches
Chris Bosh played a supporting role in the Miami Heat's Game 7 NBA championship win over the San Antonio Spurs on Thursday night, going scoreless but playing solid defense and grabbing some reboundsHi...
06:29 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable University of Michigan Redesigns Solar Car for Australian Race
A new solar car from the University of Michigan may be the strangest-looking vehicle you've seen in a while, but its funky asymmetrical design aims to bring the school to victory at the World Solar Ch...
06:13 pm -04 - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Trailer for Ashton Kutcher's Steve Jobs Film Hits the Web
The new trailer for the Steve Jobs film featuring Ashton Kutcher has finally landed online, teasing not-yet-seen scenes from the movie debuting later this summerTitled Jobs (apparently changed from th...
06:13 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable FAA May Allow Electronic Devices During Takeoff and Landing
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Mashable 15 Dead Things on Etsy to Give Your Friends
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05:44 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable WhatsApp Tops 250 Million Active Users
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05:40 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Cancer, the Video Game: A Story of Hope
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Mashable Instagram Adds Video and Other News You Need to Know
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Mashable Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Has Already Met Kanye's Baby
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04:48 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable 'Pacific Rim' Game Pits Custom Robots Against Monsters
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Mashable 15 Kooky USB Hubs
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Mashable Hands On With Samsung's Ultra-Thin Windows Tablet
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03:20 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable 6 Clever Tricks for Social Media Managers
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02:51 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable 8 Dynamic Social Networks to Meet People Abroad
Fresh wind in your hair, the gritty dirt of new roads under your feet, beautiful scenery — nothing is quite as invigorating as exploring new locations, even if just for the weekend. But regardl...
02:11 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Airline's Print Ad Actually Flies
Embraer has taken its analog ads to a whole new level with its campaign for the new Lineage 1000, by designing a campaign catalog that flies — or, rather, floats.The catalog, whose cover has a ...
01:19 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable 8 Resources to Help You Build Your Website
Building your own website is a headache — especially if you're unfamiliar with coding. Platforms like Tumblr make it easy to create your own website, for personal or professional uses, but a han...
01:19 pm GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable 8 Resources to Help Build Your Website
Building your own website is a headache — especially if you're unfamiliar with coding. Platforms like Tumblr make it easy to create your own website, for personal or professional uses, but a han...
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Mashable 'Pacific Rim' Game Pits Custom Robots Against Monsters
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Mashable Watch: Tesla Shows Off 90-Second Battery Swapping
Tesla Motors has designed its Model S to be capable of fast battery swapping, which can ultimately prove to be a better solution than charging the car batteryAccording to Tesla, swapping a battery in ...
10:49 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable 8 Scary Implications of Disney Channel Original Movies
Disney Channel Original Movies have left a lasting impression on almost anyone who grew up in the late '90s and early 2000sThree is an entire generation of twenty-somethings who don't remember anythin...
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Mashable Instagram Video: 5 Excellent Examples From Brands
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Mashable Aaron's Law Introduces Reform to Anti-Hacking Legislation
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07:27 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Kim and Kanye Name Baby 'North West', Twitter Explodes
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06:53 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable This Poster Makes Music When You Touch It
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06:49 am -04 - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable 8 Scary Implications of Disney Channel Original Movies
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05:45 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable This $79 Sensor Could Keep Your Stress in Check
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05:12 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable 15 Animal Puns Ewe Can't Live Without
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04:41 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable TV Station Slammed on Facebook for Stanley Cup Gaffe
Wednesday night's Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final featured 11 total goals. It went into overtime. It ended with a thrilling game-winning goal from the Chicago Blackhawks to even their series against t...
04:28 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable This App Helps You Lose Weight by Betting Money
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04:05 am +02 - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Space Selfies Are Go! Interactive Orbital Camera Gets Funding
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Mashable 5-Year-Old's Golf Rap Video Is Adorable
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03:33 am +02 - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Instagram Video: Don't Make Me Love You
Vine has 13 million users. Instagram has 130 million. Facebook, Instagram's parent company has over a billion users worldwide. Twitter has roughly half a billion users. Keep those numbers in mind, bec...
03:32 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Hilarious Pinterest Board Parodies Hipster Toddler Photos
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03:00 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable How FIFA's Goal Line Technology Actually Works
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02:39 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Remote Brake Lights Warn of Danger Before You Can See It
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02:28 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Hands On With the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom
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02:19 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable How to Embed Your Instagram Video
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Mashable Urkel and Sports Writer Get Into Bizarre Tiff on Twitter
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Mashable 11 Vine Responses to Instagram Video
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02:05 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Space Selfies Are Go! Groundbreaking Orbital Camera Gets Funding
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Mashable Space Selfies Are Go! Interactive Orbital Camera Gets Funding
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Mashable Hands On With the Samsung Galaxy NX Camera
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Mashable Twitch Aims To Be 'Ubiquitous' Tool for Gaming Broadcasts
At last week's E3, Microsoft announced gamers would be able to stream live gameplay from its Xbox One consoles with just one simple command, thanks to a partnership with Twitch.This the culmination of...
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Mashable Instagram Video: Don't Make Me Love You
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12:47 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable What Do You Think of Video for Instagram?
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12:32 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Leaked Documents Reveal How NSA Minimizes Americans' Data
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12:28 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Instagram Video: 5 Excellent Examples From Brands
On Thursday, Instagram added video to its iPhone and Android apps for the first time. While many users flooded the service with hastily shot clips, typically from their offices, some brands uploaded v...
12:20 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Vine Who? Why Brands are Jumping at Video for Instagram
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12:10 am GMT - Fri, June 21, 2013
Mashable Aaron's Law Introduces Reform to Anti-Hacking Legislation
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11:54 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable 6 Reasons Instagram Video Beats Vine
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10:56 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable How to Create an Instagram Video in 7 Simple Steps
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10:35 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Samsung Announces New ATIV PCs, Including Windows-Android Hybrid
Samsung announced three new devices in its ATIV line of Windows PCs and tablets: the ATIV Tab 3, the "world's thinnest" Windows tablet; the ATIV Book 9 Plus, a laptop based on the Series 9 PC; and the...
10:35 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Samsung Announces New ATIV PCs, Including a Windows-Android Hybrid
Samsung announced three new devices in its ATIV line of Windows PCs and tablets: the ATIV Tab 3, the "world's thinnest" Windows tablet; the ATIV Book 9 Plus, a laptop based on the Series 9 PC; and the...
10:24 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Samsung Unveils Galaxy NX, an Android-Powered Mirrorless Camera
If you thought the Samsung Galaxy Camera, the company's Android-powered connected camera, was a one-off, think againSamsung just unveiled the Galaxy NX, a mirrorless interchangeable-lens camera that a...
10:17 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Battle Your Friends in Google Chrome's 'Cube Slam'
A new Google Chrome game pits you against your friends in an exciting 3D Pong-style game.In Cube Slam, you shoot a ball at your friend’s computer screen, and vice versa. Get a ball past their de...
09:27 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Instagram Has 130 Million Monthly Active Users
Instagram now has 130 million monthly active users, co-founder Kevin Systrom revealed Thursday at Facebook. Those users have shared 16 billion photos on the service since it launched in late 2010 and ...
09:26 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Instagram Is Getting Video
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09:26 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Instagram Adds Video
Video is coming to Instagram. Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom officially introduced the rumored video functionality to an audience in San Francisco on Thursday.Described as "everything you love abo...
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Mashable How to Embed Your Instagram Video
Now that Facebook has unveiled video on Instagram, creating videos is an easy process. It makes good on Instagram's intention: bring simplicity to the video experience.It's hard not to see Instagram v...
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Mashable Urkel and Sports Writer Get Into Bizarre Tiff on Twitter
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Mashable 11 Vine Responses to Instagram Video
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08:46 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable This Watch Tells You When It's Time to Stop Drinking
A watch from TokyoFlash can tell you if you've had too much to drink. The company's Kisai Intoxicated LCD watch has a built-in breathalyzer.When you need it, turn on the breathalyzer on the watch and ...
08:36 pm -05 - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Twitch Aims to Be 'Ubiquitous' Tool for Gaming Broadcasts
At last week's E3, Microsoft announced gamers would be able to stream live gameplay from its Xbox One consoles with just one simple command, thanks to a partnership with Twitch.This the culmination of...
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Mashable Instagram Video: Don't Make Me Love You
Vine has 13 million users. Instagram has 130 million. Facebook, Instagram's parent company has over a billion users worldwide. Twitter has roughly half a billion users. Keep those numbers in mind, bec...
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Mashable Instagram Video: 5 Excellent Examples From Brands
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08:24 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable 4 Hypnotic Wind-Powered Sculptures in Action
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08:20 pm -04 - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Vine Who? Why Brands are Jumping at Video for Instagram
Kevin Systrom had barely finished showing off Instagram's new video features when several brands started posting their own clipsLululemon was one of the first out of the gate with a video showing a wo...
07:54 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Kim Dotcom: Megaupload User Information Erased in 'Data Massacre'
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07:34 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Yahoo's Acquisition of Tumblr Officially Closes
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07:28 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Silver City Is First in New Mexico to Proclaim June 30 as Social Media Day
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07:19 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Singapore Is Totally Covered in Smog
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07:13 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Amazon's Fan Fiction Division Inks Deal With Valiant Comics
Last month, Amazon unveiled its plans to turn fan fiction into a real business, signing on Alloy Entertainment (a division of Warner Bros.) to allow independent writers to sell fiction based on shows ...
07:06 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable How To Watch Facebook's New Product Announcement
Facebook is holding an event at its Menlo Park headquarters Thursday morning to show off a “new product.”Built by a small group of employees at the social network, invitations to the event...
07:00 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Stephen Colbert Delivers Touching Tribute to Departed Mother
TV audiences know Stephen Colbert as a heralded TV comedian and satirist. But at the beginning of Wednesday night's The Colbert Report, he turned from humorous to reflective.His mother, Lorna Colbert,...
06:53 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Jonas Brothers on Miss Utah's Viral Stumble: 'We Felt Her Pain'
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06:39 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable 12 Reasons We Should Skip Summer and Go Straight to Fall
What's so great about summer? It's hot, it's boring and there's nothing good on TV. Sure, the whole "school's out!" thing is great, but it's hardly enough to justify three months of sweat-soaked, mosq...
06:37 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable 9 Social Networks for Organized Families
Ahh, summertime. Blissful relaxation, fun in the sun and backyard BBQsBut don't forget that Timmy's baseball tournament is coming up and Dad will be out of town on his golfing trip this weekend. And g...
06:18 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Nvidia Drops Shield Price to $299
Nvidia dropped the price of its soon-to-launch handheld gaming system Shield by $50, from $349 to $299, the company announced Wednesday evening on its blog.The company heard from thousands of gamers w...
06:17 pm -04 - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Battle Your Friends in Google Chrome's 'Cube Slam'
A new Google Chrome game pits you against your friends in an exciting 3D Pong-style game.In Cube Slam, you shoot a ball at your friend’s computer screen, and vice versa. Get a ball past their de...
06:12 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable L.A. Schools Buy iPads for Students 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....
06:10 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Why Google Stopped Asking Job Applicants to Answer Impossible Brainteasers
How many golf balls can fit into an airplane? How many gas stations are in Manhattan?For years, Google was known for vetting job applicants with brain-busting questions like these, even as some former...
06:05 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Report: Skype Considered Government Requests
Skype had a secret program to determine ways it could technically and legally cooperate with government requests for users' content, according to a report.The program, "Project Chess," began five year...
05:52 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable 'New York Times' Begins Offering 3 Free Articles Daily on Mobile Apps
The New York Times is poking a few holes through its metered paywall: On Thursday, the paper announced that non-subscribers can read up to three articles per day on its mobile apps, beginning June 27....
05:27 pm -04 - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Instagram Has 130 Million Monthly Active Users
Instagram now has 130 million monthly active users, co-founder Kevin Systrom revealed Thursday at Facebook. Those users have shared 16 billion photos on the service since it launched in late 2010 and ...
05:25 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable 40Plus Events in Marketing, Social Media Strategy and More
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05:02 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Hiring in D.C. or New York? Check Out Mashable's Virtual Career Fair
For some people, summer means slower work days, extended lunch breaks in the park and clocking out early on Fridays. For recruiters and HR professionals seeking to fill open positions ASAP, this summe...
04:54 pm -07 - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable 6 Reasons Instagram Video Beats Vine
Even before Instagram released its video feature Thursday, nervous 'grammers and Viners chewed their fingernails in anticipation. What features would Instagram video introduce that Vine refused? And w...
04:31 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable How (and Why) to Create a 'Restricted' List on Facebook
We have all had to accept Facebook friend requests from people we'd rather not share intimate details of our day-to-day lives with, whether that's your boss, a slightly creepy acquaintance, or even yo...
02:59 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable 9 Neat Ways to Make Coffee on the Go
A decent cup of coffee is undoubtedly one of life's simple pleasures. We have found nine nifty gadgets that will make sure you get your caffeine fix whether you're stuck at your desk, out in your car ...
02:53 pm -04 - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Jonas Brothers on Miss Utah's Viral Stumble: 'We Felt Her Pain'
Miss USA pageant co-host Nick Jonas stood feet away from Miss Utah when she verbally stumbled during the competition's nerve-racking interview segment on Sunday. The flub went viral, essentially overs...
02:32 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable 10 Google Earth Tips for Power Users
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02:21 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Cultivate Your Creativity With These 4 Fair Use Libraries
Looking for creative content that is also free can be taxing. And when overused, Creative Commons becomes a bore of stock photos and MIDI jingles. Especially when it comes to fair use music, sometimes...
02:12 pm -04 - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable L.A. Schools Buy iPads for Students 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....
12:07 pm GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Vine Videos Give Sneak Peek at New Features
One day before rival Facebook is rumored to announce a Vine competitor, employees of Twitter's video-sharing service teased several of its new features. Co-founders Dom Hofmann and Rus Yusupov tweet...
11:22 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Watch Right Now: Andrew W.K. Playing Drums for 24 Hours Straight
Andrew W.K., the man known for his music but also for his crazy affinity for partying, is playing drums right now. He's been doing it for the last 8 hours or so, and he plans to continue doing it for ...
11:08 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable LinkedIn Recovering From Outage Due to Possible DNS Hijack
LinkedIn is recovering from a DNS issue that sent visitors to a different web site for an hour Wednesday nightThe issue, which is now resolved for most users, rerouted the traffic to a domain sales pa...
10:57 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable 1,556 Instagrams Make 1 Incredible Stop-Motion Video
Rumors are floating around that Instagram intends to jump into the world of video-sharing, but the creative duo FriendsInFaux have made their own video from Instagram photos — 1,556 of them, to ...
10:29 am +04 - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable 'Man of Steel' Reviews: This Looks Like a Job for … Twitter!
With Man of Steel in theaters and doing monumental box office numbers, the film has quickly become the hottest commodity of the summer.Reviews for the film have been generally positive, but there's al...
10:22 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable 'Chime' Instrument Turns City Sounds Into Musical Compositions
Horns honking, engines running and construction clanging — the urban jungle's daily noises can be hard on the ears, and easy to ignoreBut Marc De Pape, a self-described "creative technologist" b...
08:35 am +08 - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable 8 Superheroes Accurately Analyzed by a Clinical Psychologist
Superheroes spend all of their time saving the world, which leaves them with little to address their own issues — even when they seriously need toBut entertainment website The Credits is helping...
08:29 am +08 - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Leave Your Charger at Home: This iPhone 5 Battery Has a Lightning Connector
Lugging around wires and batteries is a hassle for everyone, but accessories manufacturer Moshi plans to make it much easier for iPhone 5 users with the help of its new external battery. Unlike other ...
08:15 am +08 - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Amazing Vine Captures Massive Brazil Protests
Can six seconds' worth of video and audio convey the story of a massive protest in Brazil? Yes it can, per this Vine video recorded earlier this week.Posted by Lucio Amorim, the Vine shows thousands o...
08:02 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Multitalented Teen Is Ultimate Ladies' Man
There are two ways most teenage fellas try to attract the ladies: play sports or play music. If you play one, you're probably doing alright. If you play both, you're probably doing quite well. But if ...
07:00 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Join Us Live From Facebook's Mysterious 'New Product' Event
A small group of Facebook employees have been working on “something big,” which the social network is set to unveil on Thursday.The press event for Facebook's "new product" will take place...
06:29 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable 'Man of Steel' Reviews: This Looks Like a Job for … Twitter!
With Man of Steel in theaters and doing monumental box office numbers, the film has quickly become the hottest commodity of the summer.Reviews for the film have been generally positive, but there's al...
05:55 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Jimmy Kimmel Will Channing All Over Your Tatum
Channing Tatum's noodle, an explosive science fair project and Miley Cyrus under a vending machine — all that weirdness and more pops up in Jimmy Kimmel's new music video for "(I Wanna) Channing...
05:29 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Lolo Jones Vine Provokes Bobsledder Backlash
Hurdler Lolo Jones' athletic talent, good looks and sassy social-media posts catapulted her to Internet fame before and during the 2012 Summer OlympicsBut Jones landed in hot water this week for a pos...
05:03 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable TWA Flight 800 Spawned the Internet's First Conspiracy Theories
On July 17, 1996, TWA Flight 800 crashed just south of Long Island, claiming all 230 lives aboard the Boeing 747. A four-year National Transportation Safety Board investigation determined a fuel tank ...
04:28 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable 'The Sopranos' Star James Gandolfini Dead at 51
Actor James Gandolfini, best known for his portrayl of mob boss Tony Soprano in The Sopranos has died. He was 51.HBO confirmed to Mashable on Wednesday that Gandolfini died while vacationing in Rome, ...
04:20 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable NBA Player Sells Bulldog on Twitter
Say you're a successful NBA player. Your massive Twitter following comes with many advantages: increased marketing appeal, the ability to interact with fans and a platform to break your own news on yo...
03:57 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Apple Scores $30M iPad Deal With L.A. Schools
Apple announced Wednesday that it has landed a major deal to sell iPad tablets to the second-largest public school district in the United States.The Los Angeles School Board of Education has approved ...
02:17 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Verizon: We’re Not Slowing Down Your Netflix
It’s a rainy day; you’re busy power loading Dr. Who on Netflix when it happensNetflix lapses into endlessly “Loading” your next episode, without actually ever playing it. This ...
02:05 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable The Dumbest Things Redditors Have Done for Love
Love can make you do crazy things, like hoisting a boombox over your head to serenade your dream girl, sprinting to the love of your life while staring into her eyes on FaceTime, and maybe even purcha...
01:25 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable A 1.3 Billion-Pixel View of Mars
NASA released a 360-degree interactive panorama of Mars from Curiosity rover's point of viewThe image is actually a compilation of 900 photos — all of which Curiosity took while she was parked i...
01:25 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Twitter Buys Social Discovery Startup Spindle
Twitter has acquired Spindle, a location-based social discovery engine, the two companies announced Wednesday. The terms of the deal were not immediately disclosed.Spindle was founded two and a half y...
12:59 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Microsoft Backtracking on Xbox One DRM and Used Games Policy
Microsoft is dropping the restrictions on Xbox One games that keep players from sharing game discs across multiple consoles, backtracking on the position it held earlier on DRM.SEE ALSO: 5 Tech Trends...
12:56 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Makerbot Acquired by Stratasys
Makerbot has been acquired by Stratasys, a 3D printing business, and will merge with a subsidiary of the company, the two companies announced Wednesday afternoon“The last couple of years have be...
12:45 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable What If Beyoncé Named Baby Kimye?
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are reportedly still deciding on their little one's name, following the baby's arrival on Saturday.We do have a few clues about the baby's name, though — it might s...
12:35 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable 8 Superheroes Accurately Analyzed by a Clinical Psychologist
Superheroes spend all of their time saving the world, which leaves them with little to address their own issues — even when they seriously need toBut entertainment website The Credits is helping...
12:29 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Leave Your Charger at Home: This iPhone 5 Battery Has a Lightning Connector
Lugging around wires and batteries is a hassle for everyone, but accessories manufacturer Moshi plans to make it much easier for iPhone 5 users with the help of its new external battery. Unlike other ...
12:15 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable Amazing Vine Captures Massive Brazil Protests
Can six seconds' worth of video and audio convey the story of a massive protest in Brazil? Yes it can, per this Vine video recorded earlier this week.Posted by Lucio Amorim, the Vine shows thousands o...
12:00 am GMT - Thu, June 20, 2013
Mashable The WiCi Awards: Recognizing Women Changing Communications
At Mashable, we follow leaders and innovators in the digital space. As technology is dramatically reshaping the practice and profession of communications, we are looking to identify and recognize the ...
11:44 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Miami Heat Crowd Teaches You How to Fail as a Sports Fan
Tuesday night's epic NBA Finals slugfest featured gripping back-and-forth lead changes, stellar performances from the game's best players and set up what promises to be an appointment-viewing Game 7 o...
11:16 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Why Businesses Should 'Act Human' on Facebook
No matter how much thought you put into your social media strategy, the real world can always interfere.Robert Reimann spent more than a week hashing out a plan to boost sales and engagement on the Fa...
10:59 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable The Lytro Camera Finally Gets Wi-Fi
Thanks to its refocusing ability, the Lytro camera does things no other camera can do, but it also lacks a way to quickly share its "living" photos. That is, until today. With a free firmware upgrade,...
10:53 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Metaio Wants to Bring Augmented Reality Everywhere
From Google Glass to car dashboards to shopping, Augmented Reality (AR) is one of the most talked-about trends in technologySEE ALSO: 7 Ways Augmented Reality Will Improve Your LifeAt its core, the id...
10:46 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Facebook Now Lets You Comment With a Photo
Facebook has started to roll out photo comments, a new feature that allows you to comment on posts with images rather than words.Originally built during a Facebook employee hackathon, photo comments a...
10:38 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Cher Makes Triumphant Return to Live Stage on 'The Voice'
Ladies and gentlemen, if we could please have your attention, Cher has something important she'd like to share: She's still got it.HMMMM…. Seems There’s MORE BUZZ,about the way I Looked,Th...
10:18 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable We Asked Sally Ride All the Wrong Questions
When I set out to find the most profound things Sally Ride said throughout her career, I realized we missed a huge opportunity as journalists. Mush together the thousands of words and hours of video f...
10:17 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Verizon: We’re Not Slowing Down Your Netflix
It’s a rainy day; you’re busy power loading Dr. Who on Netflix when it happensNetflix lapses into endlessly “Loading” your next episode, without actually ever playing it. This ...
10:07 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 'XCOM' for iPad: Same Great Game Is Now Travel Size
When Firaxis Games announced in March that turn-based strategy giant XCOM: Enemy Unknown was coming to iPad, it was unclear how it would pack a huge, immersive console and PC title into an appThankful...
10:05 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable The Dumbest Things Redditors Have Done for Love
Love can make you do crazy things, like hoisting a boombox over your head to serenade your dream girl, sprinting to the love of your life while staring into her eyes on FaceTime, and maybe even purcha...
10:01 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Facebook Insights Gets a Makeover
Facebook Page owners, rejoice: Facebook Insights, the social network's analytics dashboard for public Pages, is getting a makeover. A small, random group of beta testers will get access to the new des...
09:43 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 10 Reasons Getting Sick in the Summer Sucks
As a recent college graduate, I speak for 90% of teens and young adults when I say, "Thank goodness, it's summertime!"The summer should be a time of celebration. Adults, you've survived the snowstorms...
09:30 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Steve Jobs Discusses His Legacy in Rare 1994 Footage
A touching, never-before-seen video of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs has revealed his inner thoughts about what his legacy might be one day.The video is a part of a 60-minute documentary called Steve Jo...
09:25 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable A 1.3 Billion-Pixel View of Mars
NASA released a 360-degree interactive panorama of Mars from Curiosity rover's point of viewThe image is actually a compilation of 900 photos — all of which Curiosity took while she was parked i...
09:25 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Twitter Buys Social Discovery Startup Spindle
Twitter has acquired Spindle, a location-based social discovery engine, the two companies announced Wednesday. The terms of the deal were not immediately disclosed.Spindle was founded two and a half y...
09:19 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable No, You Can't Borrow My Google Glass
I recently had a chance to play around with Google Glass while I wasn't wearing my contact lenses. I squinted and tried my best to see the holographic screen that appears to float in front of the high...
09:04 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 15 WTF Moments From Miley Cyrus' New 'We Can't Stop' Video
After years away from music, Miley Cyrus has emerged from a creative cocoon of sorts to release an outlandish comeback music video for "We Can't Stop" — complete with enormous teddy bears, twerk...
09:04 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 17 WTF Moments From Miley Cyrus' New 'We Can't Stop' Video
After years away from music, Miley Cyrus has emerged from a creative cocoon of sorts to release an outlandish comeback music video for "We Can't Stop" — complete with enormous teddy bears, twerk...
08:59 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Microsoft Backtracking on Xbox One DRM and Used Games Policy
Microsoft is dropping the restrictions on Xbox One games that keep players from sharing game discs across multiple consoles, backtracking on the position it held earlier on DRM.SEE ALSO: 5 Tech Trends...
08:45 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable The 2013 MacBook Air Is a Battery Life Champ
Apple showed off lots of new goodies at WWDC 2013, including an update to the company's best-selling MacBook Air lineThe 2013 MacBook Air — available in 11-inch or 13-inch sizes — now come...
08:31 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Watch: Incredible Drone Journalism Footage of Istanbul Protests
Demonstrators have been protesting Turkey's government for weeks in cities across the country, sparked by police brutality against citizens angry over plans to destroy an Istanbul park. Hundreds of th...
08:17 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Awe-Inspiring LEGO Art Display Opens in Times Square
Nathan Sawaya is living the dream of every kid — and kid at heart. The former corporate lawyer builds original, large-scale sculptures using LEGOs, and they're absolutely breathtakingSawaya's me...
08:15 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Amazing Vine Captures Massive Brazil Protests
Can six seconds' worth of video and audio convey the story of a massive protest in Brazil? Yes it can, per this Vine video recorded earlier this week.Posted by Lucio Amorim, the Vine shows thousands o...
08:00 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable The WiCi Awards: Recognizing Women Changing Communications
At Mashable, we follow leaders and innovators in the digital space. As technology is dramatically reshaping the practice and profession of communications, we are looking to identify and recognize the ...
07:56 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Homeless Soccer Players Find Community on Facebook
Jimmy Flebotte was in San Francisco the night he hit rock bottom, hammered on the booze that had come to run his life. Alcohol addiction had already left him homeless. It had already drowned his caree...
07:52 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 'The Bachelor' Host Chris Harrison Releases Video Dating App
People often say they know within the first minute of meeting someone whether they feel a spark or potential love connection. But with online dating, it can take days or weeks of courting and chatting...
07:40 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Netflix to Launch in the Netherlands Later This Year
Netflix continues to target new international markets, announcing Wednesday that it will be launching its on-demand streaming video service in the Netherlands later this year.The six-year-old company ...
07:30 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable The FBI Admits to Using Drones for Domestic Surveillance
Verizon and PRISM and drones — oh my.Federal Bureau of Investigations Director Robert Mueller confirmed on Wednesday his agency owns and operates a handful of drone aircrafts for domestic survei...
07:22 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Twitter Inks Deal With Viacom
Twitter announced a partnership with Viacom on Wednesday to create social video advertising campaigns around programs on MTV, CMT, VH1, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and othersThe partnership will laun...
07:16 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Watch Jimmy Fallon and Brad Pitt Yodel From the Rooftops
Jimmy Fallon is taking the phrase "shout it from the rooftops" quite literally.In a clip that aired during Tuesday night's Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, the NBC host climbs to the top of a New York Ci...
07:03 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable HBO Go and ESPN Now Available on Apple TV
As previously reported, HBO Go is indeed coming to Apple TV, effective Wednesday. Apple announced that WatchESPN and content from an assortment of other streaming providers are now available on the de...
07:00 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Feedly Added 8 Million Users Since Google Reader's Shutdown Announced
Google's decision to kill off Google Reader may have frustrated longtime users, but it has clearly been a boon for similar RSS reader services, perhaps the most notable being Feedly.Feedly had 12 mill...
06:53 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Metaio Wants to Bring Augmented Reality Everywhere
From Google Glass to car dashboards to shopping, Augmented Reality (AR) is one of the most talked-about trends in technologySEE ALSO: 7 Ways Augmented Reality Will Improve Your LifeAt its core, the id...
06:46 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 15 Hilarious Technology Ads From the 1980s
If you flip back to photos of your childhood, sometimes you'll wish that you hadn't. Perhaps your awkward haircuts and awkward poses weren't funny then, but they certainly are nowThese tech ads make y...
06:38 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Cher Makes Triumphant Return to Live Stage on 'The Voice'
Ladies and gentlemen, if we could please have your attention, Cher has something important she'd like to share: She's still got it.HMMMM…. Seems There’s MORE BUZZ,about the way I Looked,Th...
06:29 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 5 Tech Trends That Will Change Gaming Forever
This year's E3 showed off a myriad of new technology intended to enhance our gaming experiences. The impending release of two powerful next generation gaming consoles this holiday season means games a...
06:25 pm -07 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Twitter Buys Social Discovery Startup Spindle
Twitter has acquired Spindle, a location-based social discovery engine, the two companies announced Wednesday. The terms of the deal were not immediately disclosed.Spindle was founded two and a half y...
06:18 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable We Asked Sally Ride All the Wrong Questions
When I set out to find the most profound things Sally Ride said throughout her career, I realized we missed a huge opportunity as journalists. Mush together the thousands of words and hours of video f...
06:11 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable iOS 7 May Get Deep LinkedIn Integration
Apple may integrate LinkedIn into iOS 7 the same way Facebook and Twitter are currently integrated into iOS 6, a new report says.The code in the developer beta of iOS 7 contains references to a single...
06:08 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable John McAfee Shows How to Uninstall McAfee Software in Bizarre NSFW Video
John McAfee has been pretty quiet in recent months following a run-in with the law in Belize over a murder investigation, but now he's back in what may be his strangest appearance yet.McAfee posted a ...
06:07 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 'XCOM' for iPad: Same Great Game Is Now Travel Size
When Firaxis Games announced in March that turn-based strategy giant XCOM: Enemy Unknown was coming to iPad, it was unclear how it would pack a huge, immersive console and PC title into an appThankful...
06:01 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Facebook Insights Gets a Makeover
Facebook Page owners, rejoice: Facebook Insights, the social network's analytics dashboard for public Pages, is getting a makeover. A small, random group of beta testers will get access to the new des...
05:56 pm -07 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Makerbot Acquired by Stratasys
Makerbot has been acquired by Stratasys, a 3D printing business, and will merge with a subsidiary of the company, the two companies announced Wednesday afternoon“The last couple of years have be...
05:52 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Zuckerberg Tours Samsung: Is a Facebook Phone Coming?
News of Mark Zuckerberg's trip to South Korea is resulting in widespread speculation that Facebook is working with Samsung, the world's largest smartphone-maker, to build a phone specifically tailored...
05:43 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 10 Reasons Getting Sick in the Summer Sucks
As a recent college graduate, I speak for 90% of teens and young adults when I say, "Thank goodness, it's summertime!"The summer should be a time of celebration. Adults, you've survived the snowstorms...
05:35 pm -07 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 8 Superheroes Accurately Analyzed by a Clinical Psychologist
Superheroes spend all of their time saving the world, which leaves them with little to address their own issues — even when they seriously need toBut entertainment website The Credits is helping...
05:30 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Steve Jobs Discusses His Legacy in Rare 1994 Footage
A touching, never-before-seen video of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs has revealed his inner thoughts about what his legacy might be one day.The video is a part of a 60-minute documentary called Steve Jo...
05:21 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Is This the Catchiest Song of All Time?
Detailed musical phrases, the number of pitches in the hook and men with high voices are the keys to writing a super-catchy pop song, according to musicologists at the University of London. Which song...
05:21 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 7 Hot Jobs for Developers in D.C., San Diego and More
Unemployed, underemployed or somewhere in between? The Mashable Job Board is here to help.Since 2005, Mashable has been dedicated to providing the hottest digital, social and tech news to our readers...
05:19 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable No, You Can't Borrow My Google Glass
I recently had a chance to play around with Google Glass while I wasn't wearing my contact lenses. I squinted and tried my best to see the holographic screen that appears to float in front of the high...
05:15 pm -07 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Amazing Vine Captures Massive Brazil Protests
Can six seconds' worth of video and audio convey the story of a massive protest in Brazil? Yes it can, per this Vine video recorded earlier this week.Posted by Lucio Amorim, the Vine shows thousands o...
05:04 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 15 WTF Moments From Miley Cyrus' New 'We Can't Stop' Video
After years away from music, Miley Cyrus has emerged from a creative cocoon of sorts to release an outlandish comeback music video for "We Can't Stop" — complete with enormous teddy bears, twerk...
05:00 pm -07 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable The WiCi Awards: Recognizing Women Changing Communications
At Mashable, we follow leaders and innovators in the digital space. As technology is dramatically reshaping the practice and profession of communications, we are looking to identify and recognize the ...
04:57 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Instagram's Video Rumors 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....
04:57 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 12 Vintage Book Covers That May Have Predicted Internet Memes
Go back 10 years, and who had even heard of Internet memes? These books — and their covers — certainly hadn't. Though they were around way before memes really took off online, they uncanni...
04:47 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 4 Ideas Google Rejected Before Project Loon
Google's newest project is Loon, a campaign to spread Internet connectivity via a fleet of balloons (or 'loons for short). Remote areas and difficult terrain will have Wi-Fi access thanks to the 30 ba...
04:44 pm -07 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Miami Heat Crowd Teaches You How to Fail as a Sports Fan
Tuesday night's epic NBA Finals slugfest featured gripping back-and-forth lead changes, stellar performances from the game's best players and set up what promises to be an appointment-viewing Game 7 o...
04:23 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 8 Places to Score Free Fonts Online
Choosing the right font for your Powerpoint presentation or design project is serious business — you want to be careful not to send the wrong messageLuckily, there are thousands of fonts online ...
04:17 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Awe-Inspiring LEGO Art Display Opens in Times Square
Nathan Sawaya is living the dream of every kid — and kid at heart. The former corporate lawyer builds original, large-scale sculptures using LEGOs, and they're absolutely breathtakingSawaya's me...
04:16 pm -07 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Why Businesses Should 'Act Human' on Facebook
No matter how much thought you put into your social media strategy, the real world can always interfere.Robert Reimann spent more than a week hashing out a plan to boost sales and engagement on the Fa...
03:40 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Netflix to Launch in the Netherlands Later This Year
Netflix continues to target new international markets, announcing Wednesday that it will be launching its on-demand streaming video service in the Netherlands later this year.The six-year-old company ...
03:31 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 8 Unbelievable Technologies That Replace Super Powers
Super heroes are the very definition of cool. The secret identities, the triumphant rescues, the skin-tight Lyrca outfits that show off every defined muscle and curveYes, super heroism is a lifestyle ...
03:22 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Twitter Inks Deal With Viacom
Twitter announced a partnership with Viacom on Wednesday to create social video advertising campaigns around programs on MTV, CMT, VH1, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and othersThe partnership will laun...
03:03 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable HBO Go and ESPN Now Available on Apple TV
As previously reported, HBO Go is indeed coming to Apple TV, effective Wednesday. Apple announced that WatchESPN and content from an assortment of other streaming providers are now available on the de...
02:46 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 15 Hilarious Technology Ads From the 1980s
If you flip back to photos of your childhood, sometimes you'll wish that you hadn't. Perhaps your awkward haircuts and awkward poses weren't funny then, but they certainly are nowThese tech ads make y...
02:43 pm -07 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 10 Reasons Getting Sick in the Summer Sucks
As a recent college graduate, I speak for 90% of teens and young adults when I say, "Thank goodness, it's summertime!"The summer should be a time of celebration. Adults, you've survived the snowstorms...
02:30 pm -07 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Steve Jobs Discusses His Legacy in Rare 1994 Footage
A touching, never-before-seen video of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs has revealed his inner thoughts about what his legacy might be one day.The video is a part of a 60-minute documentary called Steve Jo...
02:29 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 5 Tech Trends That Will Change Gaming Forever
This year's E3 showed off a myriad of new technology intended to enhance our gaming experiences. The impending release of two powerful next generation gaming consoles this holiday season means games a...
02:07 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 4 Reasons to Offer Employees Flexible Schedules
This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.There’s been a lot ...
01:52 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Zuckerberg Tours Samsung: Is a Facebook Phone Coming?
News of Mark Zuckerberg's trip to South Korea is resulting in widespread speculation that Facebook is working with Samsung, the world's largest smartphone-maker, to build a phone specifically tailored...
01:33 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Award-Winning Journalist Michael Hastings Dies at 33
BuzzFeed reporter and a Rolling Stone contributor Michael Hastings has died in a car crash Tuesday in Los Angeles. He was 33BuzzFeed's editor in chief Ben Smith posted a statement about Hastings' deat...
01:31 pm -07 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Watch: Incredible Drone Journalism Footage of Istanbul Protests
Demonstrators have been protesting Turkey's government for weeks in cities across the country, sparked by police brutality against citizens angry over plans to destroy an Istanbul park. Hundreds of th...
12:25 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable The News Team Gets a Taste of the '80s in 'Anchorman 2' Trailer
Will Ferrell fans, take notice: the first full-length trailer for Anchorman: The Legend Continues is outIn the trailer, Ron, Brick, Champ and Brian (played by Will Ferrell, Steve Carell, David Koechne...
12:23 pm -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 8 Places to Score Free Fonts Online
Choosing the right font for your Powerpoint presentation or design project is serious business — you want to be careful not to send the wrong messageLuckily, there are thousands of fonts online ...
12:19 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Fab Raises $150 Million From Investors in China, Japan
Fab, a two-year-old online store for design goods, is laying the groundwork for further global expansion. The startup announced Tuesday that it has raised $150 million in a partial series D round from...
12:00 pm GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Facebook Video Ads Said to Be Delayed Until Fall
Facebook has pushed back the introduction of video ads in its News Feed until the fall, according to a reportAdvertising Age cites a "source familiar with the product" as saying the launch, originally...
11:26 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 10 Best Google Nexus 4 Cases
In our never-ending quest to find you the very best case for your smartphone of choice, we've taken a look at what's available for the Google Nexus 4We have found 10 very different cases, with materia...
10:56 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Google Drive Gets 18 New Languages
Google has added support for 18 new languages to its Google Drive web app suite. Besides Drive itself, this includes Google Docs, Sheets and Slides.The newly supported languages are Afrikaans, Amharic...
10:32 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Is Your Private Information Safe on Social Media?
More than 12 million Americans were victims of identity fraud in the past year, according to a recent study. Twelve million. I was one of them. Against my better judgment, I curiously clicked on a que...
09:59 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Secret Life of Cats Revealed in GPS Tracking Study
Oh, cats — those furry little enigmas — we love 'em, but can hardly understand 'emWhat exactly are our feline friends up to when we're not around? A joint study between BBC Two's Horizon p...
08:56 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Massive Rubik's Cube Could Travel the Globe
Those with a penchant for puzzles will be pleased to know that there's a big crowdfunding campaign in the works. Quite literally, bigLiberty Science Center CEO Paul Hoffman, a friend of inventor Erno ...
08:19 am -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Fab Raises $150 Million From Investors in China, Japan
Fab, a two-year-old online store for design goods, is laying the groundwork for further global expansion. The startup announced Tuesday that it has raised $150 million in a partial series D round from...
08:00 am -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Facebook Video Ads Said to Be Delayed Until Fall
Facebook has pushed back the introduction of video ads in its News Feed until the fall, according to a reportAdvertising Age cites a "source familiar with the product" as saying the launch, originally...
07:55 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable How 'Game of Thrones' Slayed on Social Media
By now you've already survived one Sunday night without Game of Thrones, dear devoted fan of all things WestorosGoT's epic third season is behind us now, and the wait for season four is sure to feel o...
07:26 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 'Lego Movie' Teaser Trailer Gives First Look at Film
You may be familiar with Legos in block-form, but the popular line of construction toys is entering new territory: motion pictures.Billed as the "first-ever, full-length theatrical Lego adventure," Th...
06:56 am -04 - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Google Drive Gets 18 New Languages
Google has added support for 18 new languages to its Google Drive web app suite. Besides Drive itself, this includes Google Docs, Sheets and Slides.The newly supported languages are Afrikaans, Amharic...
06:03 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Man Loses Home Following Overly Funded Kickstarter Project
You apparently can have too much of a good thing. Ed Carter only wanted to raise $21,000 through Kickstarter to finance a deluxe edition of "Glory to Rome," a board game produced by his company, Camb...
04:58 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 9 Ways to Dance About Architecture
Martin Mull famously said, "Writing about music is like dancing about architecture." But what if you actually did dance about architecture?SEE ALSO: More Comics on MashableIn this comic, Grant Snider ...
04:46 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Giants' New Social Cafe Brings Twitter to Life
Physically going out to the ol' ballgame has always been an unmatched sporting experience. More recently, however, fans have flocked to online social platforms to talk trash, post thoughts and general...
04:30 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable The 17 Stages of a Food Coma
Think back to last Thanksgiving. Your meal probably started out normally enough — a few slices of turkey here, a few dozen spoonfuls of mashed potatoes there — and ended with you clutching...
04:03 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Saudi Arabia Could Block WhatsApp Within Weeks
Since banning Viber, Saudi Arabia appears to have its set its sights on another popular Internet messenger smartphone application. This time it's WhatsApp, which could be blocked in just a few weeks u...
03:32 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable You Would Die If Superman Punched Your Face
If you watched Superman's life unfold on a white board yesterday, you're aware of his wide range of superhuman abilities. One swipe of his right fist is enough to send you into another dimension.But i...
02:30 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable 9 Creative Ways to Leave a Tip
If you want to avoid being a terrible person, always tip your waiter or waitress. You could also make a lasting impression by leaving a tip with a little flare. You have your whole meal to decide on ...
02:11 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Tom Wheeler Will Probably Be the Next FCC Chairman
President Obama's choice for the next chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, Tom Wheeler, will likely get the job, if Tuesday's confirmation hearing is any indication.How can we be so sure...
01:55 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Facebook Now Has 1 Million Active Advertisers
Facebook now has more than 1 million businesses actively advertising on the social network, the company announced Tuesday.The "vast majority" of those advertisers are small businesses, according to Da...
01:42 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Google Challenges Secret Court's Gag Orders
In its latest push against secrecy, Google has asked the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) to ease its gag orders and allow the company to publish more data about the requests it receives...
01:34 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Miss Utah Gets Another Shot After Miss USA Interview Flub
Miss Utah Marissa Powell didn't win Sunday night's Miss USA pageant after botching her interview question, but she did win most viral moment of the evening.In the interview portion of the competition ...
12:52 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable James Franco Launches Indiegogo Campaign to Fund 3 Films
Actor James Franco is turning his pockets to the public to wrangle funds for his latest project, Palo Alto Stories, a series of three features that will be adapted from pieces of his 2011 fiction-writ...
12:39 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable Huawei Shows Off Ascend P6, the 'World's Slimmest Smartphone'
Chinese electronics manufacturer Huawei billed its new Ascend P6 model as the "world's slimmest smartphone," during an unveiling event in London on Tuesday.The Huawei Ascend P6 is 6.18 mm in depth, wh...
12:25 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable App Crowdsources Locations of Every Surveillance Camera
We're always being watched. And a new app lets you know itSurv combines user input and technology to create maps with detailed descriptions of the locations and types of surveillance cameras. Kaza Raz...
12:18 am GMT - Wed, June 19, 2013
Mashable John Mayer's Prancercise Music Video Is Astounding
The 'Prancercise Lady' has teamed up with musician John Mayer for the most bizarre music-plus-exercise combination imaginable.By now, you've probably heard of SEE ALSO: The 10 Most Viral YouTube Video...
11:58 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Disney's 'Frozen' Teaser Will Melt Your Funny Bone
Meet Sven and Olaf: a lovable yet unsuspecting duo in Disney's Frozen that gets into a rather sticky situation on an icy lakeAnna (voice of Kristen Bell) joins forces with a hardy mountain man (voice ...
11:41 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Giant Snake Opens Door to Your Nightmares
Today, in horrifying things: A giant yellow snake successfully opens a door.The video above, which stars a 16-foot albino burmese python, was uploaded two years ago by Vimeo user Jenner. However, the ...
11:30 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable This Was The Coolest Thing I Played at E3
This year's E3 was amazing: dozens of terrific-looking games for fans, press and industry to demo and watch. Yet one really stood above the pack, even if it was a simple tech demo.Still, most demos do...
11:08 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable 25 Panic GIFs to Calm Your Nerves
If you're feeling a little stressed today, don't worry — you probably just instinctively knew you had to celebrate International Panic DayThough today is a time to let your anxieties go, there a...
10:43 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Rihanna Steals Title for Most YouTube Views From Bieber
Justin Bieber won the race to become the first Twitter user to reach 40 million followers, but Rihanna just dethroned him on YouTube, claiming the most-viewed-artist title on TuesdayRihanna's channel,...
10:33 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable How iCloud Keychain Is Better (and Worse) Than a Password Manager
Of the many announcements Apple made last week, the news about iCloud Keychain seemed fairly minor. After all, senior vice president of of software engineering Craig Federighi spent just 1:20 on it at...
10:11 pm -04 - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Tom Wheeler Will Probably Be the Next FCC Chairman
President Obama's choice for the next chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, Tom Wheeler, will likely get the job, if Tuesday's confirmation hearing is any indication.How can we be so sure...
09:49 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable NSA Chief: Surveillance Programs Have Foiled 50 Terrorist Plots
The National Security Administration's surveillance programs have helped foil more than 50 terrorist plots across the world, NSA Chief Gen. Keith Alexander said during a Tuesday congressional hearing....
09:36 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable AT&T Sets Up Solar-Powered Chargers in New York City
AT&T announced it will set up 25 solar-powered charging stations for mobile devices throughout New York CityFor this project, dubbed Street Charge, AT&T partnered with solar power company Goal...
09:34 pm -04 - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Miss Utah Gets Another Shot After Miss USA Interview Flub
Miss Utah Marissa Powell didn't win Sunday night's Miss USA pageant after botching her interview question, but she did win most viral moment of the evening.In the interview portion of the competition ...
09:25 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Miscommunication Leads to the Greatest Graduation Cake Ever
Forget about birds, Portlandia fans — the new trend is to "put a cat on it."An Indiana mom wanted to spice up her daughter Laura's graduation cake, so she made the seemingly normal request for t...
09:08 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Tour the E3 Show Floor Through Google Glass
E3 is a crazy place, where you can find everything from a building-sized working robot to real-life zombies trying to escape from behind a fence. Game publishers big and small go all out for the annua...
08:55 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Report: 'Candy Crush' Creator Planning IPO
The most addictive smartphone game in recent memory may be making its way to Wall StreetMidasplayer (more commonly referred to as King), the gaming company behind several popular titles including Bubb...
08:51 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Memoto's Wearable Camera Auto-Captures Your Memories
With new technology often comes trepidation — people ask, do we really need this, and what's the worst case scenario? From the printing press to the radio and, of course, the Internet, skeptics ...
08:38 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Top 10 Tear-Jerker Commercials of All Time
It’s happened to all of us. You’re planted in front of the television, laughing through another Seinfeld rerun, when the channel cuts to Sarah McLachlan’s ASPCA commercial and things...
08:30 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Can Apple Really Turn Your iMessages Over to the Feds?
To distance itself from allegations of collaborating with the secret surveillance program PRISM, Apple issued a statement on Sunday night that denies it granted the National Security Agency direct acc...
08:30 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Are Your Apple iMessages Really Safe From Prying Eyes?
To distance itself from allegations of collaborating with the secret surveillance program PRISM, Apple issued a statement on Sunday night that denies it granted the National Security Agency direct acc...
08:25 pm -04 - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable App Crowdsources Locations of Every Surveillance Camera
We're always being watched. And a new app lets you know itSurv combines user input and technology to create maps with detailed descriptions of the locations and types of surveillance cameras. Kaza Raz...
08:18 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Microsoft Injects New Creative Tools Into Its Tiny Social Network
Microsoft is rolling out a series of social features to make creating on the web even easier, from a new meme generator tool to creating animated photographs you can share on social networks.The updat...
07:41 pm -04 - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Giant Snake Opens Door to Your Nightmares
Today, in horrifying things: A giant yellow snake successfully opens a door.The video below, which stars a 16-foot albino burmese python, was uploaded two years ago by Vimeo user Jenner. However, the ...
07:36 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable 9 Major Revisions That Reshape Science and History
History and science books have all the right answers, right? Right? New discoveries keep our world turning 'round, but how are we supposed to disavow facts that every teacher from kindergarten through...
07:24 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Hairy Stockings Are China's Latest 'Anti-Pervert' Trend
During balmier months, many young women beat the heat by showing more skin in short-shorts and sundresses. But some in China are opting to do the opposite, perhaps in an attempt to fend off oglers.A u...
07:22 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable CBS Reporter Sharyl Attkisson: 'I Think I Know' Who Hacked Computers
Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.comCBS News investigative reporter Sharyl Attkisson thinks she knows who hacked her computers — but she's not prepared to point any fingers just yet."Well...
07:02 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Report: Yahoo to Buy Qwiki for $50 Million
Yahoo is reportedly in advanced talks to acquire Qwiki, the makers of a popular iOS app that turns photos, sound and video clips into short movies.That's according to AllThingsD, which says the deal c...
06:58 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Introducing Mashable's New Social Marketing Platform for Brands
CANNES, FRANCE — Some of the most popular content online throughout the past year wasn’t created by publishers like Mashable, but by brands like Red Bull, Dove, P&G and Oreo. In respo...
06:34 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Digg Reader is Coming 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....
06:22 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Ex-Microsoft Designers Raise $15 Million to Build Tools for Creatives
Sometimes, failed projects do have happy endingsGeorg Petschnigg spent more than a decade working at Microsoft, where he headed up the company's efforts to develop a dual-screen tablet called the Micr...
06:12 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable For Anybody Hurting: A YouTube Video Confronts Darkness
On June 6, 2011, Eric Lim received a phone call from his older sister, Tanya. She wanted to apologize for an argument they'd had when she visited Los Angeles a few months before, but as Lim began to l...
06:07 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Darby Smart Offers Affordable Crafting Kits for Pinterest Lovers
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: Darby SmartOne-Lin...
05:47 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable In Turkey, a New Form of Protest: Standing Silently for Hours
Overnight, Turkish choreographer Erdem Gunduz has inspired a new form of anti-government protest: Standing silently while staring at his country's flag for hours on end.Gunduz began his protest Tuesda...
05:22 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable 10 Badass Quotes From Sally Ride
Sally Ride never intended to be a hero. In fact, she was a shy girl who never raised her hand in class, loved to play tennis and read Scientific American religiously. When she responded to a NASA ad c...
05:01 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable You Can Now Send Amazon Group Gift Cards via Facebook
Amazon's Friends and Family Gifting feature is getting a little more social with the Tuesday launch of a tool that allows you to create and send group gift cards to your Facebook friends on their birt...
04:38 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable 3 Ways Paid Social Ads Can Explode Your Content
This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and technology in small business.Content marketing –...
03:36 pm -04 - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable 9 Major Revisions That Reshape Science and History
History and science books have all the right answers, right? Right? New discoveries keep our world turning 'round, but how are we supposed to disavow facts that every teacher from kindergarten through...
03:24 pm -04 - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Hairy Stockings Are China's Latest 'Anti-Pervert' Trend
During balmier months, many young women beat the heat by showing more skin in short-shorts and sundresses. But some in China are opting to do the opposite, perhaps in an attempt to fend off oglers.A u...
03:22 pm -04 - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable CBS Reporter Sharyl Attkisson: 'I Think I Know' Who Hacked Computers
Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.comCBS News investigative reporter Sharyl Attkisson thinks she knows who hacked her computers — but she's not prepared to point any fingers just yet."Well...
03:02 pm -04 - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Report: Yahoo to Buy Qwiki for $50 Million
Yahoo is reportedly in advanced talks to acquire Qwiki, the makers of a popular iOS app that turns photos, sound and video clips into short movies.That's according to AllThingsD, which says the deal c...
02:56 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Learn How to Cook in 15 Vines
Vine is quickly becoming the go-to place for, well, everything. Users of Twitter's video-sharing service have uploaded six-second clips to scare you, impress you, and now, to help you become the next ...
02:56 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Learn How to Cook in 15 Vine Videos
Vine is quickly becoming the go-to place for, well, everything. Users of Twitter's video-sharing service have uploaded six-second clips to scare you, impress you, and now, to help you become the next ...
02:34 pm -04 - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Digg Reader is Coming 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....
01:25 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable 'Dumb Ways to Die' Wins 2 Grand Prix Awards at Cannes
CANNES, FRANCE — Dumb Ways to Die, a catchy public service announcement from Metro Trains in Melbourne, Australia, won the Grand Prix in the public relations and direct marketing categories at t...
01:22 pm -04 - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable 10 Badass Quotes From Sally Ride
Sally Ride never intended to be a hero. In fact, she was a shy girl who never raised her hand in class, loved to play tennis and read Scientific American religiously. When she responded to a NASA ad c...
01:01 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable 10 Subreddits for Pro Tips
Is your financial knowledge a little rough around the edges? Do you ever experience the burning desire to handcraft a sail boat? Have you frequently found yourself wondering if you should button the t...
12:39 pm GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Yahoo Received 12,000Plus Requests for User Data from Agencies in 6 Months
Following in the footsteps of Apple, which released a statement about privacy yesterday, Yahoo now released a similar statement, disclosing the number of requests for user data from government agencie...
11:28 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 Comes to AT&T on June 21
AT&T has announced the pricing and availability for Samsung's Galaxy Note 8.0Samsung's 8-inch tablet will arrive on June 21 for $399 on a two-year contract, but customers who also buy a smartphone...
11:00 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Instagram's Kevin Systrom Cancels Cannes Appearance
CANNES, FRANCE — Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom has canceled his appearance at this week's Cannes Lions advertising festivalA rep for the festival said Systrom actually canceled about a month ago; ...
10:30 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Disney's 'Infinity' Is a Toy Box Like No Other
When I was a child I used to love to play with all my toys at once. My Barbies went on dates with the Ninja Turtles, and the Ghostbusters were found riding around on the back of a My Little Pony more ...
08:34 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable 18 Reasons to Be Excited for Summer Even if Others Aren't
Pesky bugs and unbearable heat are just two gripes in a laundry list of complaints about the sunniest time of the year. And while you may have an innate appreciation for summer's virtues, other people...
07:32 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Kanye West Makes 'Yeezus' Available to Buy Early on His Site
Kanye West jumped the gun on the June 18 release date for his sixth studio album, Yeezus, making it available to buy at KanyeWest.com a day early Monday night for $11.99. West skipped selling pre-orde...
07:32 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Kanye West's 'Yeezus' Available on Spotify, iTunes, Amazon, His Site
Kanye West jumped the gun on the June 18 release date for his sixth studio album, Yeezus, making it available to buy at KanyeWest.com a day early Monday night for $11.99. West skipped selling pre-orde...
07:28 am -04 - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 Comes to AT&T on June 21
AT&T has announced the pricing and availability for Samsung's Galaxy Note 8.0Samsung's 8-inch tablet will arrive on June 21 for $399 on a two-year contract, but customers who also buy a smartphone...
07:00 am -04 - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Instagram's Kevin Systrom Cancels Cannes Appearance
CANNES, FRANCE — Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom has canceled his appearance at this week's Cannes Lions advertising festivalA rep for the festival said Systrom actually gave notice that he was pull...
06:57 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Hilarious Video Asks 'What if Dating Was Like Reddit?'
Many people are avid users of Reddit, but if the conventions of dating had similar quirks and social cues, they'd likely down-vote it to oblivionFor its latest video, web series "If Dating Was Like......
06:30 am -04 - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Disney's 'Infinity' Is a Toy Box Like No Other
When I was a child I used to love to play with all my toys at once. My Barbies went on dates with the Ninja Turtles, and the Ghostbusters were found riding around on the back of a My Little Pony more ...
06:05 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Superman Is a Super Advertiser
When it comes to promotion deals that rake in millions of dollars — 160 million, to be precise — Superman is as super human as ever. The Man of Steel, the subject of the new film that open...
05:34 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Incredible Model of 'Friends' Apartment Made Entirely Out of Paper
It's been nine years since Monica and Chandler Bing packed up and moved out of their oversized apartment in the series finale of Friends (mind-boggling, right?). But take a look at this model by Brazi...
03:50 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable 'Question Bridge' Project Inspires Dialogue Among African-American Men
The Question Bridge project, a multimedia art initiative meant to "represent and redefine Black male identity in America," has taken to Kickstarter with Question Bridge Interactive. Through the fundin...
02:47 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Beyonce Goes Online to Congratulate Kanye, Kim on Baby Kimye
Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's baby girl, born into mystery Saturday morning, has received no name (that we know of). But mini Kimye and her parents have received a lot of attention, including a nod ...
02:05 am -04 - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Superman Is a Super Advertiser
When it comes to promotion deals that rake in millions of dollars — 160 million, to be precise — Superman is as super human as ever. The Man of Steel, the subject of the new film that open...
02:02 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable 7 People Who Think Kimye's Baby Is the Messiah
Holy Yeezus, it looks like the birth of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's baby girl on Saturday sparked a new pseudo-religion devoted to the already-famous newborn. It's unclear what the scriptures...
01:58 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Watch Superman's Life Unfold on a White Board
Unfamiliar with the story of Superman? If you don't have much time, but still want to learn about his life, then this video is perfect for you.In honor of the release of Man of Steel, the folks over a...
01:50 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable 'Tearaway' Makes You the God of PlayStation Vita
Media Molecule is known for pushing boundaries in gameplay. Its LittleBigPlanet franchise was lauded for letting gamers create their own unique worlds, and now, Media Molecule plans to recreate new ma...
01:34 am -04 - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Incredible Model of 'Friends' Apartment Made Entirely Out of Paper
It's been nine years since Monica and Chandler Bing packed up and moved out of their oversized apartment in the series finale of Friends (mind-boggling, right?). But take a look at this model by Brazi...
01:25 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable OpenAirplane: Finally, a Zipcar-Style Service for Airplanes
Rejoice, oh aeronautical adventurers of American airspace: There's finally a Zipcar-style service for renting small airplanes.OpenAirplane launched Monday at airports in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago...
01:20 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Just How Convenient Are Citi Bikes?
"New York City is the greatest place on earth — but living here is a huge pain in the ass," says filmmaker Casey Neistat in his short documentaryAnd what makes it oh-so-painful? The simple task ...
01:13 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable 10 Unbelievable Ballpoint Pen Drawing Time-Lapses
Ballpoint pens can do so much more than just help you take notes. They can help perform tracheotomies, serve as spitball shooters and create really gorgeous art.In honor of the beloved ballpoint pen's...
12:52 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable Star Wars Elevator Prank Freaks Out Students
It's safe to say that Star Wars is one of the most idolized movie franchises of all time. So when a group used the film as the basis of a prank, it was widely appreciated — by onlookers.During a...
12:18 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable The New Mac Pro: 4 Things You Didn’t Know
Apple suffered its share of derision over the unusual shape and design of the new Mac Pro, but the reality is that the workstation's unique look (for a desktop computer, at least) may be a near-perfec...
12:05 am GMT - Tue, June 18, 2013
Mashable If You Love Watching Videos Online, This Is Your Dream Job
Americans watch upwards of 38 billion videos a month, according to comScore data. On many video-hosting sites, a majority of those videos might feature the Harlem Shake or cats, but on one site in par...
11:59 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 20 People Who Just Can't Waterpark
When things start to heat up outside, there's only one place to go — the waterpark. Those magical places filled with fun rides, where it's perfectly normal to strut around in just your swim suit...
11:57 pm -07 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Hilarious Video Asks 'What if Dating Was Like Reddit?'
Many people are avid users of Reddit, but if the conventions of dating had similar quirks and social cues, they'd likely down-vote it to oblivionFor its latest video, web series "If Dating Was Like......
11:50 pm -04 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 'Question Bridge' Project Inspires Dialogue Among African-American Men
The Question Bridge project, a multimedia art initiative meant to "represent and redefine Black male identity in America," has taken to Kickstarter with Question Bridge Interactive. Through the fundin...
11:29 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Spooky PS4 Game Will Be Free for PlayStation Plus Subscribers
To incentivize gamers to join its 'PlayStation Plus' network on the upcoming PlayStation 4, Sony has secured deals with several indie game developers to release their games free for a month on the net...
11:13 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Radio Host Apologizes for Mocking Steve Gleason's ALS Battle
Ex-NFL player Steve Gleason has become a powerful force of inspiration while publicly fighting the disease ALS. But that didn't stop a sports talk radio show from taking some cheap shots at his condit...
10:58 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Aaliyah Comes Back to Life in Chris Brown's 'Don't Think They Know'
In his new "Don't Think They Know" music video, R&B crooner Chris Brown resurrects a familiar face in digital form. The late singer Aaliyah, who died in 2001 in a airplane crash, appears several t...
10:34 pm -07 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Incredible Model of 'Friends' Apartment Made Entirely Out of Paper
It's been nine years since Monica and Chandler Bing packed up and moved out of their oversized apartment in the series finale of Friends (mind-boggling, right?). But take a look at this model by Brazi...
10:33 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Fail Fast: How 5 Startups Got a Second Chance
"Pivot" is often viewed as a dirty word in the startup world, with the assumption being that the founders failed in some way. But sometimes failing — or at least acknowledging you're on the wron...
10:11 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable U.S. Open Golfer Sinks Miraculous Hole-in-One
You don't always see someone hit a hole-in-one at one of the world's biggest golf tournaments. But even when you do, it's never this ridiculousPGA Tour rookie Shawn Stefani had one of the most incredi...
09:57 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 'Arkham Origins' Pits Young Batman Against New Foes
Warner Bros. Interactive pulled back the mask on Batman: Arkham Origins at E3, giving fans more insight into Batman's budding crime-fighting days.Batman: Arkham Origins is set on Christmas Eve, early ...
09:45 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Facebook Claims Mobile Ads Cost More Than Desktop Ads
CANNES, FRANCE — Bucking an industry trend, the price tag on Facebook's mobile ads are higher than those for its desktop ads, according to Carolyn Everson, Facebook's VP of global marketing solu...
09:40 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 7 Gadgets for the Ultimate Connected Living Room
Stop me if you've heard this one before: The living room is about to become totally connected. For the past decade or longer, users were promised a world where live TV, digital video from Netflix, Hul...
09:39 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Digg Reader Will Be Available to Everyone June 26
Digg will begin rolling out its new reader product next week and open up the beta version to everyone on June 26, the company said in a blog post Monday.Digg, which is owned by Betaworks, announced in...
09:27 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 8 Retail Workers Who Made the Most of Their Free Time
Everyone should work in retail at least once, if only to get their go-to retail horror story for cocktail parties. From rude customers trashing the dressing room to endless nights of inventory most re...
08:52 pm -04 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Star Wars Elevator Prank Freaks Out Students
It's safe to say that Star Wars is one of the most idolized movie franchises of all time. So when a group used the film as the basis of a prank, it was widely appreciated — by onlookers.During a...
08:49 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 5 Superpets Who Came to the Rescue
Pets are often thought as a source of love and companionship for their owners. They serve as loyal friends, providing their owners with comfort and happiness. But there are some animals who take loyal...
08:31 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable In 'Mad Max' Video Game, Enter a Post-Apocalyptic World
Mad Max: The Road Warrior inspired fans across the world three decades ago when it broke new ground in post-apocalyptic storytelling. Now, fans can play a game version of the same desolate wasteland, ...
08:17 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Miss Utah Botches Income Equality Question at Miss USA Pageant
Everything was going smoothly for Miss Utah Marissa Powell. She had made it to the top five in the Miss USA pageant, and was vying for the coveted tiara Sunday night — until she majorly flubbed ...
08:05 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Edward Snowden Falsely Claims Government Accused Him of Treason
During a live questions-and-answers session on Monday, Edward Snowden falsely claimed "the government" openly declared him of treason. Snowden, who fled Hawaii for Hong Kong after leaking documents ab...
08:05 pm -04 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable If You Love Watching Videos Online, This Is Your Dream Job
Americans watch upwards of 38 billion videos a month, according to comScore data. On many video-hosting sites, a majority of those videos might feature the Harlem Shake or cats, but on one site in par...
07:47 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 8 Landing Page Remedies to Boost Conversion Rates
After clicking an intriguing link to your startup's website, the first thing a customer sees is your landing page. It's the prime opportunity to introduce your business, collect an email address and m...
07:28 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Samsung Plans Faster Galaxy S4, but It's Not Quite LTE-Advanced
Samsung claims it will soon launch the world's first smartphone with a network connection boasting ultra-fast LTE-Advanced speeds, and it's going to be a variant of the company's current flagship, the...
07:16 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Can Andrew W.K. Play the Drums for 24 Hours Straight?
Rock star. Party ambassador. Motivational speaker. TV host. Nightclub owner. The well-rounded resume of musician Andrew W.K. might need to make room for one more accomplishment: elite marathon drummer...
07:13 pm -04 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Radio Host Apologizes for Mocking Steve Gleason's ALS Battle
Ex-NFL player Steve Gleason has become a powerful force of inspiration while publicly fighting the disease ALS. But that didn't stop a sports talk radio show from taking some cheap shots at his condit...
06:58 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 'Mario Kart 8' Adds New Weapons, New Physics, Same Charm
Mario Kart 8 is the next entry into the famous racing franchise, which Nintendo announced at E3 this yearNintendo displayed the Wii U title at its booth, which both press and fans could play. We spent...
06:58 pm -04 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Aaliyah Comes Back to Life in Chris Brown's 'Don't Think They Know'
In his new "Don't Think They Know" music video, R&B crooner Chris Brown resurrects a familiar face in digital form. The late singer Aaliyah, who died in 2001 in a airplane crash, appears several t...
06:33 pm -04 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Fail Fast: How 5 Startups Got a Second Chance
"Pivot" is often viewed as a dirty word in the startup world, with the assumption being that the founders failed in some way. But sometimes failing — or at least acknowledging you're on the wron...
06:29 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable A Motorcyclist's Dream: Google Glass in Helmet Form
Using high-tech dashboards, drivers can reference navigation systems and voice control in the comfort of a quiet car, but motorcyclists still don't have an effective, high-tech solution. Referencing m...
06:17 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable DreamWorks Movie Characters Will Inspire New Netflix Shows
Netflix's animation offerings continues to expand. On Monday, the video streaming service announced that characters from popular DreamWorks Animation movies — such as Shrek, Madagascar and Kung ...
06:11 pm -04 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable U.S. Open Golfer Sinks Miraculous Hole-in-One
You don't always see someone hit a hole-in-one at one of the world's biggest golf tournaments. But even when you do, it's never this ridiculousPGA Tour rookie Shawn Stefani had one of the most incredi...
06:00 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Cynthia Rowley Goes After Warby Parker With Stylish $129 Glasses
Warby Parker carved out a new segment in the eyewear market three years ago, offering stylish, prescription lenses for just $95 per pair. Others have since joined the competition, including Cynthia Ro...
05:59 pm -06 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 20 People Who Just Can't Waterpark
When things start to heat up outside, there's only one place to go — the waterpark. Those magical places filled with fun rides, where it's perfectly normal to strut around in just your swim suit...
05:46 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 5 Interview Mistakes Job Interviewers Secretly Hate
Picture this: You’re a job candidate up for a role in a coveted organization. You’ve got the experience and referrals, and you’ve even managed to land an interview. So, come intervie...
05:46 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 5 Mistakes Job Interviewers Secretly Hate
Picture this: You’re a job candidate up for a role in a coveted organization. You’ve got the experience and referrals, and you’ve even managed to land an interview. So, come intervie...
05:40 pm -04 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 7 Gadgets for the Ultimate Connected Living Room
Stop me if you've heard this one before: The living room is about to become totally connected. For the past decade or longer, users were promised a world where live TV, digital video from Netflix, Hul...
05:39 pm -04 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Digg Reader Will Be Available to Everyone June 26
Digg will begin rolling out its new reader product next week and open up the beta version to everyone on June 26, the company said in a blog post Monday.Digg, which is owned by Betaworks, announced in...
05:38 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Ask Edward Snowden Your Questions Live Today
We've all got plenty of questions for National Security Administration leaker Edward Snowden — and now is our chance to ask him directlySnowden will appear on The Guardian's website for a questi...
05:27 pm -04 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 8 Retail Workers Who Made the Most of Their Free Time
Everyone should work in retail at least once, if only to get their go-to retail horror story for cocktail parties. From rude customers trashing the dressing room to endless nights of inventory most re...
05:18 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Apple's Privacy Statement 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....
04:13 pm -07 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Radio Host Apologizes for Mocking Steve Gleason's ALS Battle
Ex-NFL player Steve Gleason has become a powerful force of inspiration while publicly fighting the disease ALS. But that didn't stop a sports talk radio show from taking some cheap shots at his condit...
04:10 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 8 Social Networks for Fitness Freaks
Motivation plays an essential role in exercising. Without it, working out just becomes...working. If you don't have a partner to push you through your lifting routines — "One more set, bro, yo...
03:00 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Are Sports Fans Getting Bored With Social Media?
Social media, online content and mobile devices continue to play a large role in the lives of sports fans, according to a new studyBut the growth of fans following sports via social media has leveled ...
02:40 pm -07 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 7 Gadgets for the Ultimate Connected Living Room
Stop me if you've heard this one before: The living room is about to become totally connected. For the past decade or longer, users were promised a world where live TV, digital video from Netflix, Hul...
02:27 pm -07 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 8 Retail Workers Who Made the Most of Their Free Time
Everyone should work in retail at least once, if only to get their go-to retail horror story for cocktail parties. From rude customers trashing the dressing room to endless nights of inventory most re...
02:23 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Jack Black Working on Animated Series, Possibly for Yahoo
CANNES, FRANCE — Comedian and actor Jack Black is working on an animated web series involving his band Tenacious D that could find its way to Yahoo.Black, who made his comments during a panel at...
02:04 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 5 Gadgets to Keep Your Newborn Safe
Every new parent experiences moments of panic. For instance, after an unexpected four hours of blissful sleep, you might dash crib-side to make sure the baby is still breathingWhile audio monitors hel...
02:04 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 6 Gadgets to Keep Your Newborn Safe
Every new parent experiences moments of panic. For instance, after an unexpected four hours of blissful sleep, you might dash crib-side to make sure the baby is still breathingWhile audio monitors hel...
01:18 pm -04 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Apple's Privacy Statement 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....
12:37 pm GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Apple: We Don't Give the NSA Direct Access to Our Servers
Apple has released a statement called "Apple’s Commitment to Customer Privacy," claiming it has not been involved in the NSA's PRISM programFurthermore, Apple claims it does not provide "any gov...
11:53 am GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 'The Wolf of Wall Street' Trailer Takes Debauchery to a New Level
Think "Hangover" was crazy? The new flick from Martin Scorsese, "The Wolf of Wall Street," reaches Wolfpack-levels of craziness, with a subtle difference: It's actually based on a real-life storyIn th...
11:00 am -04 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Are Sports Fans Getting Bored With Social Media?
Social media, online content and mobile devices continue to play a large role in the lives of sports fans, according to a new studyBut the growth of fans following sports via social media has leveled ...
09:29 am GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Viral Video Recap: Must-Watch Memes of the Week
In this week's edition of our viral video recap, we feature a cat versus a can, the most dangerous bike ever made, delirious airline passengers singing R. Kelly's "I Believe I Can Fly," an explanation...
08:59 am GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Hands-On With Our Favorite Apps From E3
E3 made headlines this year for its console gaming news, but a number of mobile apps created a stir after launching at the gaming conference, as wellKing brought Facebook-favorite Pet Rescue Saga to i...
08:37 am -04 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Apple: We Don't Give the NSA Direct Access to Our Servers
Apple has released a statement called "Apple’s Commitment to Customer Privacy," claiming it has not been involved in the NSA's PRISM programFurthermore, Apple claims it does not provide "any gov...
08:01 am GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Ford Uses Robots For New Durability Tests
Self-driving cars might soon be hitting the streets — but what about the testing field? Ford announced its durability testing methods will now employ the help of robotic steering technology. Eac...
08:00 am -07 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Are Sports Fans Getting Bored With Social Media?
Social media, online content and mobile devices continue to play a large role in the lives of sports fans, according to a new studyBut the growth of fans following sports via social media has leveled ...
07:15 am GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Celebrate Fatherhood With 10 Moving Songs
To mark 2013's day for dads we're celebrating fatherhood through the medium of music. While back in May we listened to songs written for moms for Mother's Day, this time we've created a playlist of tu...
07:04 am -07 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 5 Gadgets to Keep Your Newborn Safe
Every new parent experiences moments of panic. For instance, after an unexpected four hours of blissful sleep, you might dash crib-side to make sure the baby is still breathingWhile audio monitors hel...
06:29 am GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Jay-Z's New Album Will Go To Samsung Users First — For Free
Rapper Jay-Z surprised fans Sunday night in a Samsung commercial that aired during game five of the NBA Finals by announcing a new album called Magna Carta Holy Grail. He then surprised Samsung device...
05:45 am GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 8 Life Lessons From TV Dads
In honor of Father's Day, we've rounded up a collection of valuable life lessons from our favorite TV dadsSure, Homer Simpson and Don Draper may not be paragons of fatherhood — but on our climb ...
05:29 am -04 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Viral Video Recap: Must-Watch Memes of the Week
In this week's edition of our viral video recap, we feature a cat versus a can, the most dangerous bike ever made, delirious airline passengers singing R. Kelly's "I Believe I Can Fly," an explanation...
04:58 am GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Even Lemmings Have It Rough on Twitter
The term "lemming" has two different meetings. One is a small, short-tailed rodent, while the other is a person who unthinkingly joins a mass movement. When it comes to social media, the latter joins ...
04:14 am GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Google Aims to Abolish Child Porn Pics With New Database
Google announced plans over the weekend to remove child pornography images from the web by using a new, picture-sharing database.The program, which the Telegraph reported will be operational within th...
03:18 am GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Feel Naughty Like a Vampire With 'True Blood' Online
HBO wants to "do bad things with you," just like the bellowing voice of country crooner Jace Everett sings in the True Blood theme song. How? The network is serving up a fresh dose of interactive onli...
02:47 am GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable NSA Agents Are the Best Friends You Never Knew You Had
By now, everyone knows about the secret NSA program called PRISM, which allegedly allows the U.S. government to access user data on sites such as Facebook, Google and Yahoo. Internet users continue to...
02:29 am -04 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Jay-Z's New Album Will Go To Samsung Users First — For Free
Rapper Jay-Z surprised fans Sunday night in a Samsung commercial that aired during game five of the NBA Finals by announcing a new album called Magna Carta Holy Grail. He then surprised Samsung device...
02:13 am GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable 10 Painfully Awkward Movie Phone Calls
Think your phone skills have gone down the drain since the age of email and text? Here, we present to you some of the most awkward phone calls in movie historySEE ALSO: 23 Worst Romantic Comedies in H...
12:56 am GMT - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Steve Jobs Bio to be Released in Paperback on Sept. 10
The critically acclaimed and bestselling Steve Jobs biography by Walter Isaacson will be released as a paperback on September 10 by Simon & Schuster, the publisher said on Sunday.According to All ...
12:45 am +02 - Mon, June 17, 2013
Mashable Cockatiel's Song with Piano Accompaniment Is the Cutest Yet
Get ready for a cuteness attack when you watch this little cockatiel whistling the theme to the animated classic, My Neighbor Totoro. It's especially amusing the way the wee bird and his piano-playin...
11:44 pm GMT - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable 6 Spotify Apps You'll Use Every Day
With more than 15 million songs on Spotify, deciding what to listen to can be overwhelming. This list highlights the best Spotify apps for discovering new music, reading album reviews and exploring th...
10:45 pm GMT - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable Cockatiel's Song with Piano Accompaniment Is the Cutest Yet
Get ready for a cuteness attack when you watch this little cockatiel whistling the theme to the animated classic, My Neighbor Totoro. It's especially amusing the way the wee bird and his piano-playin...
10:30 pm +02 - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable Superman's Social Media Nightmare
Man of Steel, the new Superman movie from director Zack Snyder, soared into theaters this weekend. It makes us wonder — in the digital age, how has Clark Kent still been able to conceal his true...
10:13 pm -04 - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable 10 Painfully Awkward Movie Phone Calls
Think your phone skills have gone down the drain since the age of email and text? Here, we present to you some of the most awkward phone calls in movie historySEE ALSO: 23 Worst Romantic Comedies in H...
09:30 pm +01 - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable Superman's Social Media Nightmare
Man of Steel, the new Superman movie from director Zack Snyder, soared into theaters this weekend. It makes us wonder — in the digital age, how has Clark Kent still been able to conceal his true...
09:24 pm GMT - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable Father's Day: 9 Poignant Dad Photos
Have you ever snapped a shot of your dad that you think really captured his personality? To celebrate this year's Father's Day we have collated a collection of images from around the world that do jus...
08:30 pm GMT - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable Superman's Social Media Nightmare
Man of Steel, the new Superman movie from director Zack Snyder, soared into theaters this weekend. It makes us wonder — in the digital age, how has Clark Kent still been able to conceal his true...
08:04 pm GMT - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable Google Doodle Celebrates Father's Day
Today's animated and interactive Google Doodle is all about honoring dads for Father's DayPressing the second "O" in the title activates a three-part slot machine in the "L," which scrolls through dif...
07:44 pm -04 - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable 6 Spotify Apps You'll Use Every Day
With more than 15 million songs on Spotify, deciding what to listen to can be overwhelming. This list highlights the best Spotify apps for discovering new music, reading album reviews and exploring th...
07:07 pm GMT - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable Who Is Your Perfect TV Dad?
The lines between reality and television are probably most often blurred when it comes to fatherhood. Why in the world, you wonder? Because for as long as the world can remember (or at least since TV ...
07:07 pm GMT - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable Who Is Your TV Dad?
The lines between reality and television are probably most often blurred when it comes to fatherhood. Why in the world, you wonder? Because for as long as the world can remember (or at least since TV ...
06:03 pm GMT - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable Awesome Audi S6 Is the Car of the Future, Now
Buckle up, because you're about to experience the Audi S6, one of the fastest sedans in the world. Besides its muscular performance, it's bristling with the latest car tech, so advanced that it gives ...
10:12 am +10 - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable The Alternate Universe of Over-Employed Web Developers
Pretend you're sitting in a cafe and overhear a conversation next to you, between two tech recruiters. If you're not already ingrained in the tech industry, what you hear might sound like it's coming ...
07:23 am GMT - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable Wearable Tech Bracelet Brings You Smartphone Notifications
Wearable tech fashion is dominating the headlines, with excitement brewing over Google Glass and potential smart watches by Apple and SamsungTech giants aside, smaller companies are also entering the ...
06:04 am GMT - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable 5 Apps You Don't Want To Miss: E3 Edition
At Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), the annual gaming conference that took place in Los Angeles earlier this week, the unveiling of Sony's new PlayStation 4 dominated the gaming news cycle.In addit...
03:56 am GMT - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable 40Plus Events in PR, Digital Media and More
There's nothing more important to your career than expanding your network and building upon your skills. That’s why Mashable's Events Board is here to help you make valuable connections when you...
03:09 am GMT - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable 'Offline' Beer Glass Stops Anti-Social Phone Use in Bars
A man walks into a bar; he stares at his phone all nightIt's the punchline of modern society — people visit a public establishment to grab a drink with their friends, only to ignore them for an ...
03:09 am GMT - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable 'Offline' Beer Glass Stops Antisocial Phone Use in Bars
A man walks into a bar; he stares at his phone all nightIt's the punchline of modern society — people visit a public establishment to grab a drink with their friends, only to ignore them for an ...
02:05 am GMT - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable Top 10 Tech This Week
This week was filled with unpredictable weather, feverishly anticipated conferences and big announcements. It was almost too much to keep up with, but fear not. Top 10 Tech is here to catch you up on ...
01:15 am +02 - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable Survey: Why Wouldn't You Want Google Glass?
While some people can't wait to get their hands on Google Glass (myself included), many have no interest in acquiring Google's not-yet-released wearable technology device.The potential for distraction...
01:11 am GMT - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable Happy 26th Birthday, GIF! Let's Party
Hey, GIF, we're going to party like it's your birthday — because it is. Really.On Saturday, the animated GIF celebrated 26 years of entertaining the Internet. That's right, cool kids of Tumblr, ...
12:12 am GMT - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable The Alternate Universe of Over-Employed Web Developers
Pretend you're sitting in a cafe and overhear a conversation next to you, between two tech recruiters. If you're not already ingrained in the tech industry, what you hear might sound like it's coming ...
12:03 am +02 - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable 25 Creepy Paintings of Renaissance Babies
The Renaissance was a time in our history characterized by major cultural and scientific innovation. Aided by great thinkers such as Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo, it brought about the appreciati...
12:01 am GMT - Sun, June 16, 2013
Mashable Cannes Lions: 60 Years of Ad Innovation
The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity — the world's foremost brand communications conference, located in the French Riviera — celebrates its 60th anniversary this year.SEE ...
11:47 pm GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable iOS 7 and Facebook Hashtags Debut and Other Top Comments
This week's major news can be summed up with a clean "#iOS7." Facebook (finally) rolled out hashtag support, and Apple debuted the next "biggest thing to happen to the iPhone since the iPhone" since t...
11:15 pm GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable Survey: Why Wouldn't You Want Google Glass?
While some people can't wait to get their hands on Google Glass (myself included), many have no interest in acquiring Google's not-yet-released wearable technology device.The potential for distraction...
10:09 pm -05 - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable 'Offline' Beer Glass Stops Antisocial Phone Use in Bars
A man walks into a bar; he stares at his phone all nightIt's the punchline of modern society — people visit a public establishment to grab a drink with their friends, only to ignore them for an ...
10:05 pm -04 - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable Top 10 Tech This Week
This week was filled with unpredictable weather, feverishly anticipated conferences and big announcements. It was almost too much to keep up with, but fear not. Top 10 Tech is here to catch you up on ...
10:03 pm GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable 25 Creepy Paintings of Renaissance Babies
The Renaissance was a time in our history characterized by major cultural and scientific innovation. Aided by great thinkers such as Leonardo da Vinci and Michelangelo, it brought about the appreciati...
10:02 pm +02 - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable How Not to Be Productive
Between gaming, social media and online shopping, there are myriad distractions while you're at work. Sometimes, don't you just want to turn everything off so you can get something done?SEE ALSO: More...
09:44 pm GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable 25 Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed
Another busy week has gone by. Here at Mashable, we've been swamped with E3 and WWDC news, and we know that you probably fell behind on your tech news. No sweat. For those of you who were busy fitting...
08:52 pm GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable Google Launches Balloons to Bring the Internet to Remote Regions
Google is launching huge balloons to bring the Internet to remote and difficult terrain — think mountain ranges, archipelagos and jungles — beginning with New Zealand.Last week, Google lau...
08:02 pm GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable How Not to Be Productive
Between gaming, social media and online shopping, there are myriad distractions while you're at work. Sometimes, don't you just want to turn everything off so you can get something done?SEE ALSO: More...
07:27 pm GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable Job Hunting? 140Plus Openings at Viacom, Reebok and More
Unemployed, underemployed or somewhere in between? The Mashable Job Board is here to help.Since 2005, Mashable has been dedicated to providing the hottest digital, social and tech news to our readersh...
06:58 pm GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable 10 Keys to the Best Road Trip Ever
Summer is upon us, and with it come longer days, warmer weather and a greater sense of adventure — but if you're stuck at your desk five days a week, summertime can feel like a bit of a dragWhen...
06:06 pm GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable What the Internet Wants to Know About GIFs
Everybody put on your low-resolution, heavily watermarked party hats, because June 15 marks the 26th anniversary of the GIF!Image courtesy of reactiongifs.comTo celebrate this grand occasion, we've ga...
06:00 pm +10 - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable Hands On With Office For iPhone
Microsoft Office has finally made its way to iOS.Free to download, the app only works for those who has subscribed to Microsoft Office 365 (at a cost of about $10 a month of $100 a year), and for now ...
04:44 pm -05 - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable 25 Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed
Another busy week has gone by. Here at Mashable, we've been swamped with E3 and WWDC news, and we know that you probably fell behind on your tech news. No sweat. For those of you who were busy fitting...
03:27 pm -04 - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable Job Hunting? 140Plus Openings at Viacom, Reebok and More
Unemployed, underemployed or somewhere in between? The Mashable Job Board is here to help.Since 2005, Mashable has been dedicated to providing the hottest digital, social and tech news to our readersh...
08:36 am +10 - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable This Chart Shows the Digital Divide Is Still a Real Problem
The White House released a new broadband report Friday that's chock full of interesting information about the state of American broadband. A key chart, however, comes on page nine and shows the digita...
08:25 am +02 - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable New Technology Allows the Mind to Control Prosthetic Limbs
Our brains, which control our movements, may soon be able to control the movement of prosthetic limbs as well.The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is working with civilian researchers...
08:00 am GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable Hands On With Office For iPhone
Microsoft Office has finally made its way to iOS.Free to download, the app only works for those who has subscribed to Microsoft Office 365 (at a cost of about $10 a month of $100 a year), and for now ...
07:40 am +10 - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable How iOS 7 Will Look on the iPad
Although the iPad and the iPad mini were largely left out of any announcements made at Apple's big Worldwide Developers Conference earlier this week, the company has posted pictures of the new iOS 7 s...
07:25 am GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable TheSuitest Helps You Find the Best Deals on Upscale Hotel Rooms
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: TheSuitestOne-Line...
07:13 am GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable Facebook Reveals How Often the Government Comes Calling for Data
Facebook revealed more detail on how frequently it gets information requests from government agencies in a public statement late Friday. In a post on the company's press site, Facebook General Counsel...
06:25 am GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable New Technology Allows the Mind to Control Prosthetic Limbs
Our brains, which control our movements, may soon be able to control the movement of prosthetic limbs as well.The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is working with civilian researchers...
05:54 am GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable Book Your Favorite Band at Your Next Party With Gigit
Music at house parties and office events usually fails to live up to expectations. Sketchy DJs and co-worker karaoke usually doesn't inspire glass raising and head bobbing. But what if you could book ...
05:26 am GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable Experience Everest With This Ethereal Time Lapse
Mount Everest is one of the world's most legendary locations, yet so few get to experience its majesty in person. Thanks to one climber and videographer, however, the rest of us can get a pretty incre...
04:31 am GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable New Reality Show '@SummerBreak' Will Unfold on Social Media
The next potentially big reality TV phenomenon won't actually require a TV. How’s that for innovation? The Chernin Group is targeting the connected generation with @SummerBreak, a new series tha...
03:59 am GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable Wear This Device and Jam on the Guitar Anywhere
If you've ever caught yourself shredding on air guitar, we've got some news for you: The art of imaginary jamming might be getting a whole lot fancier — and maybe even a little less silly.Design...
03:25 am -04 - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable TheSuitest Helps You Find the Best Deals on Upscale Hotel Rooms
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: TheSuitestOne-Line...
03:10 am GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable 10 Important Lessons You Can Learn From Lifetime Movies
Lifetime movies aren't just an under appreciated art form, they're an important educational tool. For more than 20 years these films have been imparting wisdom on their viewers, but with so many title...
03:00 am -05 - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable Hands On With Office For iPhone
Microsoft Office has finally made its way to iOS.Free to download, the app only works for those who has subscribed to Microsoft Office 365 (at a cost of about $10 a month of $100 a year), and for now ...
01:47 am GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable How Yahoo Fought Against PRISM in Secret — and Lost
Before allegedly becoming part of the secret National Security Agency surveillance program PRISM, Yahoo fought against it in court, in what was until now a secret challenge. The company eventually los...
01:31 am GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable 'Zombie Musical' Coming to a Flesh-Eating Town Near You
Zombies are terrifying and vicious — and apparently make for excellent antagonists in a musical.Filmmaker Ryan McHenry — who also happens to make hilarious Ryan Gosling cereal videos on V...
01:30 am GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable Reddit Atheists Have New Leadership After Turbulent Coup
There's been a coup d'état in Reddit's atheism community, according to its creator, and a political drama has been unfolding for more than two weeks.It stems from a disagreement over the type of ...
01:05 am GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable Kanye West on 'Yeezus' Leak: I Give 'No F*cks at All'
Always a stickler on preventing leaks, Kanye West and his careful camp appeared to have changed their tune for the rapper's sixth studio album Yeezus, which leaked online Friday ahead of its June 18 r...
12:36 am GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable Bear Grylls Tweets Fan's Shocking Tattoo Tribute
Is this elaborate Bear Grylls tattoo the best or worst body art ever? You be the judgeGrylls, the host of NBC's Get Out Alive, shared the photo below with his 1 million-plus Twitter followers — ...
12:26 am GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable This Flying Pancake Will Go Down in Local News History
During a storm in Kentucky on Thursday morning, a man was just trying to make a nice breakfast for his grandkids. Before he could get them on the table, though, a gust of wind threw open his doors and...
12:26 am -05 - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable Experience Everest With This Ethereal Time Lapse
Mount Everest is one of the world's most legendary locations, yet so few get to experience its majesty in person. Thanks to one climber and videographer, however, the rest of us can get a pretty incre...
12:08 am GMT - Sat, June 15, 2013
Mashable Don't Wear a Sombrero on Casual Friday
Selecting the perfect Casual Friday outfit requires some serious strategizing. Wear a tube top and you're the office hooch — wear a fedora and your head gets sweaty during the sales meetingIt's ...
11:47 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Xbox One vs. PlayStation 4: Which Console Wins?
We've learned more details about the Xbox One and the PlayStation 4 during this week's Electronic Entertainment Expo. We know release times, prices and some of the games that will accompany each gamin...
11:45 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Facebook Will Introduce 'New Product' on June 20
Facebook sent out invitations to press Friday for an event at its Menlo Park, Calif., campus on June 20.Sent via traditional snail mail, rather than email, the postcards invite reporters to come see t...
11:32 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Obama Wants Federal Agencies to Share Wireless Spectrum
Share more of your precious wireless spectrum with private businesses, President Barack Obama told government agencies in a Friday memo.What's the deal? All wireless communications require spectrum, a...
11:19 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable 'Feminist Taylor Swift' Parody Dominates Twitter
The real Taylor Swift may not consider herself a feminist, but a parody Twitter account is reworking lyrics from some of her most popular songs to address feminist issues. And it's pretty great.The ac...
11:04 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Foursquare Charges Businesses $20 to Register on the Network
Foursquare has settled on charging businesses a $20 fee to register on the check-in service, Mashable has learned.Foursquare had previously tested a variety of price points for companies to claim thei...
10:47 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Disney's 'Fantasia' Game Will Rock Your World
LOS ANGELES — Disney announced Fantasia: Music Evolved for the Xbox earlier this month, based on the studio's classic movie. In the game, you play as the sorcerer’s apprentice (the role p...
10:36 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable This Chart Shows the Digital Divide Is Still a Real Problem
The White House released a new broadband report Friday that's chock full of interesting information about the state of American broadband. A key chart, however, comes on page nine and shows the digita...
10:11 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable 'The Atlantic' Tries a Weekly iPad Magazine
For the first time in its 156-year history, The Atlantic is offering a weekly edition, an iPad-based iteration that will spotlight the best of its web-based content that week.The Atlantic Weekly will ...
10:01 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Bill Simmons Blasts SportsCenter on Twitter
ESPN has already suspended Bill Simmons from Twitter once this year for his rebellious posts, but the sports media giant's biggest star had some more harsh criticism Thursday nightSimmons began as an ...
09:40 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable How iOS 7 Will Look on the iPad
Although the iPad and the iPad mini were largely left out of any announcements made at Apple's big Worldwide Developers Conference earlier this week, the company has posted pictures of the new iOS 7 s...
09:12 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable See How PRISM Might Work in This Infographic
Thanks to documents leaked by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, we learned last week about a secret NSA program called PRISM. The program allegedly allows the U.S. government ...
09:12 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable See How PRISM May Work — in This Infographic
Thanks to documents leaked by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, we learned last week about a secret NSA program called PRISM. The program allegedly allows the U.S. government ...
08:54 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable You Can Build and Drive This Car
This car from Toyota comes with an instruction book you'll actually need to use. Toyota's concept car, the Camatte57s, hopes to bring parents and children closer by getting them to build a car togethe...
08:36 pm -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Bear Grylls Tweets Fan's Shocking Tattoo Tribute
Is this elaborate Bear Grylls tattoo the best or worst body art ever? You be the judgeGrylls, the host of NBC's Get Out Alive, shared the photo below with his 1 million-plus Twitter followers — ...
08:26 pm -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable This Flying Pancake Will Go Down in Local News History
During a storm in Kentucky on Thursday morning, a man was just trying to make a nice breakfast for his grandkids. Before he could get them on the table, though, a gust of wind threw open his doors and...
08:21 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable 24 People to Avoid at the Beach
Brace yourselves, summer is here, and tourists are coming. And you know what that means — beach season is in full swing.Though spending the day catching rays by the ocean sounds relaxing, it can...
08:10 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Eyeball Licking: Japan's Craziest New Fetish
There's nothing like expressing your love for a significant other by slobbering in her retina."Oculolinctus" — otherwise known as eyeball licking — is a phenomenon gaining attention in Jap...
08:08 pm -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Don't Wear a Sombrero on Casual Friday
Selecting the perfect Casual Friday outfit requires some serious strategizing. Wear a tube top and you're the office hooch — wear a fedora and your head gets sweaty during the sales meetingIt's ...
07:55 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Controversial Lulu App Lets Women Rate Former Boyfriends
In what seems like a guy's worst nightmare, an app called Lulu is bubbling up as a controversial social platform that lets ladies post reviews and recommendations about past dates.The concept — ...
07:45 pm -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Facebook Will Introduce 'New Product' on June 20
Facebook sent out invitations to press Friday for an event at its Menlo Park, Calif., campus on June 20.Sent via traditional snail mail, rather than email, the postcards invite reporters to come see t...
07:32 pm -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Obama Wants Federal Agencies to Share Wireless Spectrum
Share more of your precious wireless spectrum with private businesses, President Barack Obama told government agencies in a Friday memo.What's the deal? All wireless communications require spectrum, a...
07:28 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable CBS Reporter's Computer Breached by 'Unknown Party'
CBS News investigative reporter Sharyl Attkisson's computer was accessed by an "unauthorized, external, unknown party" last year, the company concluded after an investigation.CBS News issued the follo...
07:23 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Join #GirlsTravel Twitter Chat for Tech Travel Tips
Lost luggage is one of the biggest buzzkills when traveling abroad. But did you know there's an app to help track it down?Come trade other tech travel tips with us at @MashLifestyle as we join the Go ...
07:04 pm -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Foursquare Charges Businesses $20 to Register on the Network
Foursquare has settled on charging businesses a $20 fee to register on the check-in service, Mashable has learned.Foursquare had previously tested a variety of price points for companies to claim thei...
06:47 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Apple's iTunes Grows by 500,000 New Accounts Daily
Apple revealed during its worldwide developers conference on Monday that it has 575 million iTunes accounts, and if one analyst's calculations are correct, the company should pass 600 million in the n...
06:44 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable 8 Ways to Customize Your Windows Desktop
Most of us spend a significant part of the day staring at computer screens. And while the Internet offers a myriad of cat videos, food porn and other distractions, your desktop can remain rather blan...
06:38 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Don't Bother Texting Me: I'm at Digital Detox Camp
I'm going to summer camp this weekend. And it will be just like the summer camps of our childhoods: no smartphone, no screens and no access to the Internet.The Digital Detox's no-technology summer cam...
06:11 pm -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable 'The Atlantic' Tries a Weekly iPad Magazine
For the first time in its 156-year history, The Atlantic is offering a weekly edition, an iPad-based iteration that will spotlight the best of its web-based content that week.The Atlantic Weekly will ...
06:01 pm -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Bill Simmons Blasts SportsCenter on Twitter
ESPN has already suspended Bill Simmons from Twitter once this year for his rebellious posts, but the sports media giant's biggest star had some more harsh criticism Thursday nightSimmons began as an ...
05:43 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Sorry, This Candy Crush Movie Trailer is a Fake
For a moment, we thought Candy Crush Saga had real movie potential. The game traps you in its world — perfect fodder for the theater, right? Unfortunately, there's virtually no chance for a thea...
05:23 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Apple's E-Book Price Fixing Testimony 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 storiesB...
05:12 pm -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable See How PRISM May Work — in This Infographic
Thanks to documents leaked by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, we learned last week about a secret NSA program called PRISM. The program allegedly allows the U.S. government ...
05:08 pm -07 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Don't Wear a Sombrero on Casual Friday
Selecting the perfect Casual Friday outfit requires some serious strategizing. Wear a tube top and you're the office hooch — wear a fedora and your head gets sweaty during the sales meetingIt's ...
05:03 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Pink Floyd Heads to Spotify
Pink Floyd, one of the classic rock holdouts to the platform, will come to Spotify if listeners stream the song "Wish You Were Here" 1 million timesThe group announced the initiative via its Twitter f...
04:47 pm -07 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Xbox One vs. PlayStation 4: Which Console Wins?
We've learned more details about the Xbox One and the PlayStation 4 during this week's Electronic Entertainment Expo. We know release times, prices and some of the games that will accompany each gamin...
04:44 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable 10 Enterprise Networks to Improve Company Communication
Deloitte predicts over 90% of Fortune 500 companies will have partially or fully implemented an enterprise social network by the end of 2013. An ESN, or "Intranets," is an internal workplace that stre...
04:40 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable 16 Creepy Vine Videos You Shouldn't Watch Alone
Back in the old days, before smartphones, laptops and sushi-serving robots, there was a well-known social gathering called a campfire. It was wonderful: Friends and family would sit around hand-built ...
04:29 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Office for iPhone Is a Design Triumph, But Needs More Features
It took a long time, but Microsoft Office has finally come to the iPhone. Now, instead of making do with alternatives such as Google Drive or QuickOffice, Office 365 subscribers can install Office Mob...
04:19 pm -07 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable 'Feminist Taylor Swift' Parody Dominates Twitter
The real Taylor Swift may not consider herself a feminist, but a parody Twitter account is reworking lyrics from some of her most popular songs to address feminist issues. And it's pretty great.The ac...
03:36 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable 'National Geographic' to Explore Online Pay Model
National Geographic — which last month picked up more National Magazine Awards than any other title, including best tablet magazine — is planning to introduce a paid, web-based version of ...
03:23 pm -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Join #GirlsTravel Twitter Chat for Tech Travel Tips
Lost luggage is one of the biggest buzzkills when traveling abroad. But did you know there's an app to help track it down?Come trade other tech travel tips with us at @MashLifestyle as we join the Go ...
03:11 pm -07 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable 'The Atlantic' Tries a Weekly iPad Magazine
For the first time in its 156-year history, The Atlantic is offering a weekly edition, an iPad-based iteration that will spotlight the best of its web-based content that week.The Atlantic Weekly will ...
03:10 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Microsoft Office Finally Comes to the iPhone
If you've ever wanted to create and edit Word and Excel documents on your iPhone, the wait is overMicrosoft is launching Office for iPhone, bringing Word, Excel and PowerPoint to the world's most popu...
02:44 pm -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable 8 Ways to Customize Your Windows Desktop
Most of us spend a significant part of the day staring at computer screens. And while the Internet offers a myriad of cat videos, food porn and other distractions, your desktop can remain rather blan...
02:38 pm -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Don't Bother Texting Me: I'm at Digital Detox Camp
I'm going to summer camp this weekend. And it will be just like the summer camps of our childhoods: no smartphone, no screens and no access to the Internet.The Digital Detox's no-technology summer cam...
01:46 pm GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable New 'Elysium' Trailer Shows a Depressing Future Earth
A new trailer for Neill Blomkamp's "Elysium" is out, revealing many new details about the movie's plot and settingIn the movie, set in 2154, humanity is divided into two castes: the rich and privilege...
01:43 pm -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Sorry, This Candy Crush Movie Trailer Is a Fake
For a moment, we thought Candy Crush Saga had real movie potential. The game traps you in its world — perfect fodder for the theater, right? Unfortunately, there's virtually no chance for a thea...
01:23 pm -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Apple's E-Book Price Fixing Testimony 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 storiesB...
01:21 pm -07 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable 24 People to Avoid at the Beach
Brace yourselves, summer is here, and tourists are coming. And you know what that means — beach season is in full swing.Though spending the day catching rays by the ocean sounds relaxing, it can...
12:44 pm -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable 10 Enterprise Networks to Improve Company Communication
Deloitte predicts over 90% of Fortune 500 companies will have partially or fully implemented an enterprise social network by the end of 2013. An ESN is an internal workplace that streamlines communica...
12:40 pm -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable 16 Creepy Vine Videos You Shouldn't Watch Alone
Back in the old days, before smartphones, laptops and sushi-serving robots, there was a well-known social gathering called a campfire. It was wonderful: Friends and family would sit around hand-built ...
11:34 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable iCoil Keeps Your Headphones Tangle-Free
In a perfect world, all electronics would be cordless.Think about how many times you've tripped over your laptop charger, or the countless occasions on which you've found your iPod earbuds at the bott...
09:44 am -07 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable 10 Enterprise Networks to Improve Company Communication
Deloitte predicts over 90% of Fortune 500 companies will have partially or fully implemented an enterprise social network by the end of 2013. An ESN is an internal workplace that streamlines communica...
07:34 am -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable iCoil Keeps Your Headphones Tangle-Free
In a perfect world, all electronics would be cordless.Think about how many times you've tripped over your laptop charger, or the countless occasions on which you've found your iPod earbuds at the bott...
07:29 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable New Parents, Bookmark This Website
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: weeSpringOne-Liner...
06:49 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Unpopular Now: One Vine Account to Rule Them All?
Now that both iOS and Android users can enjoy Vine, one of the major challenges on the service is cutting through the overflow of content uploaded every dayTo help users get past the "Popular Now" pag...
06:20 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Professor Discovers New Human Body Part
Get ready to put your hands together and give a warm welcome to the newest addition to the human anatomy. Introducing: Dua’s layer.The new ocular part, which sits at the back of the cornea, was ...
05:43 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Apple VP: I Wanted iBooks Deal While Steve Jobs Was Alive
Apple senior Vice President Eddy Cue told a Manhattan courtroom Thursday that he rushed through the process of making deals with publishers — so that Steve Jobs could unveil the iBooks store on ...
05:43 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Apple VP Pushed iBooks Deal While Steve Jobs Was Alive
Apple senior Vice President Eddy Cue told a Manhattan courtroom Thursday that he rushed through the process of making deals with publishers — so that Steve Jobs could unveil the iBooks store on ...
05:43 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Apple VP Rushed iBooks Deal While Steve Jobs Was Alive
Apple senior Vice President Eddy Cue told a Manhattan courtroom Thursday that he rushed through the process of making deals with publishers — so that Steve Jobs could unveil the iBooks store on ...
05:17 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Smart Socks Act As Your Running Coach
Can an actual pair of socks knock your proverbial socks off when it comes to making you a better runner? Quite possibly, if you check out the latest creation from a Redmond, Wash., startup.Wearable te...
04:16 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable One Man's Mission to Map More Accessible Cities
Every day, Jason DaSilva experiences firsthand the challenges of traveling around New York City on his motorized scooter. But the Brooklyn-based filmmaker with multiple sclerosis is not sitting back. ...
03:50 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Want a Million Likes on Facebook? It's All About the Reshares
Remember that time a couple of Norwegian 20 year-olds posted a picture to Facebook? Sure you do. The one where the girl, Catherine, agreed to have sex with her friend Peter if the picture got a millio...
03:05 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Boy Bullied by Twitter Racists Will Sing NBA Finals Anthem
Before game three of the NBA Finals on Tuesday night, the home team San Antonio Spurs brought out 11-year-old fan and America's Got Talent star Sebastien De La Cruz to sing the national anthem. The "b...
02:20 am -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Professor Discovers New Human Body Part
Get ready to put your hands together and give a warm welcome to the newest addition to the human anatomy. Introducing: Dua’s layer.The new ocular part, which sits at the back of the cornea, was ...
02:04 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable 47% of Superman Fans Want to See 'Man of Steel' in 3D
Man of Steel swoops into theaters June 14, and eager fans naturally can't stop talking about all things SupermanMashable asked digital comics hub comiXology and DC Comics to survey more than 10,000 fa...
02:03 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Snowden Stole Secret NSA Documents With a Flash Drive
How did whistleblower Edward Snowden steal all those top secret documents from a secure National Security Agency facility in Hawaii? Simple: with a good old-fashioned flash driveThat's allegedly how S...
01:56 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Apple Claims 20% of E-Book Market
Apple's share of the e-book market is bigger than many previously thoughtTaking the witness stand at the antitrust trial between Apple and the DOJ on Wednesday, Apple executive Keith Moerer revealed t...
01:35 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Historic Stanley Cup Goal Gives a Look Inside the Joy of Sports
Wednesday night's first game of the Stanley Cup Finals was an-all time sports classic. The Chicago Blackhawks finally scored in triple overtime to secure a come-from-behind, marathon win over the visi...
01:35 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Player's Microphone Captures Joy of Historic Stanley Cup Game
Wednesday night's first game of the Stanley Cup Finals was an-all time sports classic. The Chicago Blackhawks finally scored in triple overtime to secure a come-from-behind, marathon win over the visi...
01:35 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Pocket and Sleeping Bag Can Charge Your Phone
Forget searching for charging outlets and plug points, you can now charge your phone with body heat and a sleeping bag or pocket in your clothesVodafone revealed this week the wearable Power Pocket c...
01:17 am -04 - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable Smart Socks Act As Your Running Coach
Can an actual pair of socks knock your proverbial socks off when it comes to making you a better runner? Quite possibly, if you check out the latest creation from a Redmond, Wash., startup.Wearable te...
12:49 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable French Court Forces Twitter to Reveal Anti-Semitic Users
Twitter must reveal the users behind a series of anti-Semitic posts after a French court decided Thursday not to hear the company's appeal of an earlier decision.Several French groups sued Twitter las...
12:25 am GMT - Fri, June 14, 2013
Mashable 25 Rage GIFs That Perfectly Express Your Anger
Sometimes, a GIF can capture an emotion in a single moving image better than an hour-long rant ever could. Since the last thing you want to do when you're seething is to scour Tumblr for that one wher...
11:50 pm -04 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Want a Million Likes on Facebook? It's All About the Reshares
Remember that time a couple of Norwegian 20 year-olds posted a picture to Facebook? Sure you do. The one where the girl, Catherine, agreed to have sex with her friend Peter if the picture got a millio...
11:31 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable 'Star Wars' Attack May Be the Coolest Wedding Photo Ever
Readers, meet the ultimate wedding crashers: a squad of Imperial AT-AT WalkersFollowing the killer dinosaur attack Photoshop that went viral this June, photographers and self-professed Star Wars nerds...
11:20 pm -07 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Professor Discovers New Human Body Part
Get ready to put your hands together and give a warm welcome to the newest addition to the human anatomy. Introducing: Dua’s layer.The new ocular part, which sits at the back of the cornea, was ...
11:11 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Aided by a Robot, Teenage Boy Pitches Baseball From 5 States Away
We told you it was coming: A boy sick with a rare blood disorder would throw the first pitch at a Major League Baseball game from five states away, thanks to help from a high-tech robot and Google Fib...
11:10 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable This Jet Bike Is Insane and Dangerous, But It Works
Self-described British garage inventor/videomaker Colin Furze built a portable "big-ass pulse jet," and naturally, the first thing he wanted to do was strap it onto what he calls "an old woman's bike ...
10:42 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Supreme Court Leaves Room for Big Business in Synthetic DNA
The Supreme Court's gene patenting decision left plenty of room for profitable business in synthetic DNA, Wall Street is indicating. Myriad Genetics, the genetics research company involved by the case...
10:30 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable 15 Exceptional Dads Who Deserve Parenting Awards
So you think your dad is awesome? Maybe so, but these dads have gone above and beyond to show their children just how much they careOne dad dresses up in different costumes every day to see his son of...
10:21 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Foursquare Time Machine Teleports You Down Memory Lane
Okay world travelers, now it's time for some humble bragging, thanks to the new Foursquare Time Machine. On Thursday, the company announced this new way to visualize all of your past check-ins on its ...
10:08 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable 10 Signs You're at E3
LOS ANGELES — The Entertainment Electronic Expo is like no other place on Earth. Industry insiders, press, analysts and fans unite to see the latest and greatest in gaming — resulting in a...
10:08 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable 10 Signs You've Landed at E3
LOS ANGELES — The Entertainment Electronic Expo is like no other place on Earth. Industry insiders, press, analysts and fans unite to see the latest and greatest in gaming — resulting in a...
10:00 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Facebook Nixes Sponsored Results Ads
In a further effort to streamline its advertising offerings, Facebook is planning to phase out Sponsored Results — the ads it had served up for searches.The company plans to stop offering the un...
09:51 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable AOL Founder Invests $20 Million in Children's Apparel Startup
AOL co-founder Steve Case has been on a journey across America, looking for promising young businesses outside of New York and Silicon Valley.On one such trip to North Carolina last fall, Case met Bra...
09:28 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Metta World Peace's Weird Twitter Musings Are NBA Finals MVP
Pivotal game four of the NBA Finals tips off Thursday night, with LeBron James and the Miami Heat looking to avoid a 3-1 deficit against Tim Duncan and the San Antonio SpursBut the finals' MVP so far ...
09:17 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Why Advertisers Need YouTube
YouTube reaches more U.S. adults between the ages of 18 and 34 than any cable network. With one billion unique users per month, YouTube helps brands engage with people who aren't just willing to watch...
09:16 pm -07 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable One Man's Mission to Map More Accessible Cities
Every day, Jason DaSilva experiences firsthand the challenges of traveling around New York City on his motorized scooter. But the Brooklyn-based filmmaker with multiple sclerosis is not sitting back. ...
09:06 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Twitter Launches #FollowMe Video Service
Lights, camera, Twitter.On Thursday, the microblogging service launched a new tool that allows users to instantly create shareable movies depicting their social footprint — top tweets, photos an...
08:54 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Case Study: Did Facebook Ads Work for This Photographer?
How deeply to you believe in social media as a marketing channel? Would you be discouraged if you gave it your all for a full month and didn't get a single lead? Or would you surmise that social media...
08:49 pm -04 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable French Court Forces Twitter to Reveal Anti-Semitic Users
Twitter must reveal the users behind a series of anti-Semitic posts after a French court decided Thursday not to hear the company's appeal of an earlier decision.Several French groups sued Twitter las...
08:47 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable This Is What a Hackathon 30,000 Feet in the Air Looks Like
A few things that probably come to mind when thinking about hackathons: mobile phones glued to participants' hands, open laptops resting on tables and, without a doubt, an Internet connection. But non...
08:47 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable The Hottest Spot for Hackathons? 30,000 Feet in the Air
A few things that probably come to mind when thinking about hackathons: mobile phones glued to participants' hands, open laptops resting on tables and, without a doubt, an Internet connection. But non...
08:43 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable 15 Provoking Works of Street Sign Art
During a long road trip, there's nothing more entertaining than coming across a (tastefully) vandalized street sign.We're not technically condoning acts of vandalism — simply appreciating the ar...
08:25 pm -04 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable 25 Rage GIFs That Perfectly Express Your Anger
Sometimes, a GIF can capture an emotion in a single moving image better than an hour-long rant ever could. Since the last thing you want to do when you're seething is to scour Tumblr for that one wher...
07:58 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable NSA Snooping Matters, Even If You Have 'Nothing to Hide'
“I have nothing to hide. Why should I care if the NSA is vacuuming up my phone records?”The news that the NSA has been indiscriminately collecting the phone and Internet logs of Americans ...
07:52 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Jason Kidd Becomes Brooklyn Nets' New Head Coach
After retiring earlier this month after 19 years in the NBA, Jason Kidd found a new gig pretty quickly.The Brooklyn Nets hired the soon-to-be Hall of Famer as its new head coach, announcing the decisi...
07:31 pm -04 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable 'Star Wars' Attack May Be the Coolest Wedding Photo Ever
Readers, meet the ultimate wedding crashers: a squad of Imperial AT-AT WalkersFollowing the killer dinosaur attack Photoshop that went viral this June, photographers and self-professed Star Wars nerds...
07:21 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Supreme Court: Scientists Can't Patent Naturally Occurring DNA
Scientists can't patent naturally occurring DNA, the Supreme Court ruled Thursday in a crucial case that will define the legal limits of the emerging biotech industry. However, the court decided that ...
07:11 pm -04 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Aided by a Robot, Teenage Boy Pitches Baseball From 5 States Away
We told you it was coming: A boy sick with a rare blood disorder would throw the first pitch at a Major League Baseball game from five states away, thanks to help from a high-tech robot and Google Fib...
06:54 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Twitter Now Displays How Well Your Tweets Perform
If you've ever wanted more information about how well your tweets perform on Twitter, you're in luck.Twitter now grants users free access to a comprehensive analytics dashboard showing the number of r...
06:54 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Twitter Tests Analytics Features For Users
Update: Several readers have noted that the option to see analytics on tweets is no longer available, though there appears to still be an option to review analytics about your followersA rep for the c...
06:30 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Is Facebook Working on Its Own RSS Reader?
With Google Reader closing up shop on July 1, devoted users are still scrounging around for an RSS feed replacement. Could Facebook create the next big place to stay updated on news across the Interne...
06:17 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Facebook Mobile Ad Revenue Expected to Top $2 Billion This Year
Facebook's worldwide mobile ad revenue will top $2 billion for the first time this year, an increase of more than 300% from the less than half a billion dollars earned in 2012, according to a new fore...
06:08 pm -04 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable 10 Signs You've Landed at E3
LOS ANGELES — The Entertainment Electronic Expo is like no other place on Earth. Industry insiders, press, analysts and fans unite to see the latest and greatest in gaming — resulting in a...
06:00 pm -04 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Facebook Nixes Sponsored Results Ads
In a further effort to streamline its advertising offerings, Facebook is planning to phase out Sponsored Results — the ads it had served up for searches.The company plans to stop offering the un...
06:00 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Oxford English Dictionary Adds 'Crowdsourcing,' 'Big Data'
"Crowdsourcing," "mouseover," "big data," "redirect" and "e-reader" are among the tech terms that made the cut in this year's version of The Oxford English Dictionary, while "follower" and "tweet" wil...
05:51 pm -04 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable AOL Founder Invests $20 Million in Children's Apparel Startup
AOL co-founder Steve Case has been on a journey across America, looking for promising young businesses outside of New York and Silicon Valley.On one such trip to North Carolina last fall, Case met Bra...
05:40 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Facebook's Hashtags 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....
05:25 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable 7 Productivity-Boosting Tools to Fight Procrastination
You're doing it again — spending too much valuable time on Twitter and FacebookSo we've narrowed down seven convenient browser plugins and extensions to help you stop procrastinating — now...
05:10 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Don't Bother Following the Fiat Abarth 500 on Twitter — It's Too Damn Fast
Here's an innovative use of Twitter. Fiat's Abarth 500 has zero followers — and intends to stay that way to prove a point. When you try to follow the account, you'll receive a direct message sta...
05:01 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable King's 'Pet Rescue Saga' Launches on Mobile
LOS ANGELES — King.com launched its third game on mobile Thursday, Pet Rescue Saga. Following the success of games like Bubble Witch and Candy Crush Saga, the Facebook favorite is arriving on bo...
04:54 pm -04 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Case Study: Did Facebook Ads Work for This Photographer?
How deeply to you believe in social media as a marketing channel? Would you be discouraged if you gave it your all for a full month and didn't get a single lead? Or would you surmise that social media...
04:53 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Bill Gates Joins LinkedIn
Bill Gates made his LinkedIn debut Thursday morning as one of the network's super influencers, an illustrious network of business moguls who contribute blog posts on the social networkIn his first pos...
04:47 pm -04 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable The Hottest Spot for Hackathons? 30,000 Feet in the Air
A few things that probably come to mind when thinking about hackathons: mobile phones glued to participants' hands, open laptops resting on tables and, without a doubt, an Internet connection. But non...
04:43 pm -04 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable 15 Provoking Works of Street Sign Art
During a long road trip, there's nothing more entertaining than coming across a (tastefully) vandalized street sign.We're not technically condoning acts of vandalism — simply appreciating the ar...
04:11 pm -07 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Aided by a Robot, Teenage Boy Pitches Baseball From 5 States Away
We told you it was coming: A boy sick with a rare blood disorder would throw the first pitch at a Major League Baseball game from five states away, thanks to help from a high-tech robot and Google Fib...
03:52 pm -04 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Jason Kidd Becomes Brooklyn Nets' New Head Coach
After retiring earlier this month after 19 years in the NBA, Jason Kidd found a new gig pretty quickly.The Brooklyn Nets hired the soon-to-be Hall of Famer as its new head coach, announcing the decisi...
03:21 pm -07 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Foursquare Time Machine Teleports You Down Memory Lane
Okay world travelers, now it's time for some humble bragging, thanks to the new Foursquare Time Machine. On Thursday, the company announced this new way to visualize all of your past check-ins on its ...
03:21 pm -04 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Supreme Court: Scientists Can't Patent Naturally Occurring DNA
Scientists can't patent naturally occurring DNA, the Supreme Court ruled Thursday in a crucial case that will define the legal limits of the emerging biotech industry. However, the court decided that ...
03:19 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable 'Plants vs. Zombies 2' Is a Sequel Worth the Wait
LOS ANGELES — The zombies are coming!On July 18th, PopCap, a division of Electronic Arts (EA) is releasing Plants vs. Zombies 2: It’s About Time! A play on words, the time reference in the...
02:42 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable How to Customize Your Mobile Google Maps Experience
This year's Google I/O conference unveiled a brand new Google Maps app for mobile. With this update, Google combined all of its mapping tools (Street View, satellite imagery, real-time traffic, etc.) ...
02:03 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable 8 Bizarre Social Networks You Won't Believe Exist
The Internet is home to hundreds of different social networks. Aside from the big-wigs, plenty cater to a more niche variety of interestsWe browsed the web and compiled some of the strangest, most hob...
01:40 pm -04 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Facebook's Hashtags 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....
01:25 pm -04 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable 7 Productivity-Boosting Tools to Fight Procrastination
You're doing it again — spending too much valuable time on Twitter and FacebookSo we've narrowed down seven free and convenient browser plugins and extensions to help you stop procrastinating &#...
01:01 pm -04 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable King's 'Pet Rescue Saga' Launches on Mobile
LOS ANGELES — King.com launched its third game on mobile Thursday, Pet Rescue Saga. Following the success of games like Bubble Witch and Candy Crush Saga, the Facebook favorite is arriving on bo...
12:53 pm -04 - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Bill Gates Joins LinkedIn
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12:26 pm GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Apple Might Launch a Bigger iPhone, as Well as a Cheaper, Colorful One
Apple is looking into launching iPhones with a 4.7-inch and a 5.7-inch screen, Reuters reports, citing sources with knowledge of the matterThe company is also considering launching a cheaper variant o...
11:18 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Google Sees Jump in Iranian Phishing Scams as Election Looms
Google revealed on Wednesday that phishing activity in Iran has jumped, as its citizens prepare to hit the polls on Friday.For nearly three weeks, the search giant has "detected and disrupted" tens of...
09:56 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable '300: Rise of an Empire' Trailer Debuts Online
A trailer for 300: Rise of an Empire, the follow-up to 2006 action film 300, surfaced online Wednesday. Similar to its predecessor, Rise of an Empire is filmed in a graphic-novel style, and depicts mo...
08:56 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable iPhone Users Can Expertly Retouch Portraits With Facetune
Something about that portrait you snapped just isn't cutting it.Maybe it's that pesky blemish, stubble or unruly strand of hair that's trying to ruin your pic again. But fear not, the people from Ligh...
07:59 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Spray-On Clothing Opens Door For Next-Level Tech
When news broke a few years ago that an experimental spray-on liquid fabric could become wearable clothing, people were wowed by what sounded more science-fiction than fact. Fast forward a few years a...
06:59 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Move Over, Hoverboards: This Bike Lets You Fly
A new mode of personal transportation has beat hoverboards to the market: the flying bicycle.Czech companies Duratec, Technodat and Evektor have created a prototype of a flying electric bicycle. Unlik...
06:32 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Frequent Twitter and Facebook Users: You Might Be Narcissists
Listen up, active tweeter and Facebook-poster: you might be a narcissist.At least, that's according to a new study from the University of Michigan. It found that frequent social media use could be fue...
05:56 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable 'Jony Ive Redesigns Things' Tumblr Pokes Fun At Apple's iOS 7
Apple's colorful new iOS 7 redesign has received its fair share of criticism — but none so creative as that from a Tumblr called "Jony Ive Redesigns Things."The blog began after Sasha Agapov, a ...
05:28 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Denny's Controversial Tweet Goofs on the NSA Scandal
Most brands have avoided commenting on the NSA's surveillance of phone calls and web activity, but Denny's has proven to be a surprising outlierThe restaurant chain offered the following tweet on Tues...
04:22 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Robot to Help Ailing Boy Throw MLB First Pitch From 1,800 Miles Away
A boy sick with a rare disorder will throw out the first pitch at a Wednesday night MLB game from 1,800 miles away. How? Google Fiber and one high-tech robotThe kid's name is Nick LeGrande. He's 13 ye...
03:47 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable George Takei's Facebook Ghost Writer Apologizes
Hip, hilarious and oh-so-topical, George Takei has one of the most popular and beloved Facebook feeds on the social web. His compassion and humor have helped him smoothly reincarnate himself as a mode...
03:47 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable George Takei's Facebook Ghostwriter Apologizes
Hip, hilarious and oh-so-topical, George Takei has one of the most popular and beloved Facebook feeds on the social web. His compassion and humor have helped him smoothly reincarnate himself as a mode...
03:25 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Facebook Won't Disclose Response to NSA Requests
If you were hoping for more Internet companies to come out and reveal more details about government surveillance, like Google did on Tuesday, we have bad news for you. Asked on Wednesday about how it ...
02:32 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Seth Rogen Has 'Avoided the Wrath' of Amanda Bynes on Twitter, So Far
Actress Amanda Bynes has been on a Twitter rampage — tweeting to tell Rihanna, Courtney Love and Miley Cyrus that they're ugly — yet she has spared comedian Seth Rogen"I've avoided the wra...
01:59 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Can Pink DSLRs Make Pentax Relevant Again?
Pentax, the venerable photography company that nearly disappeared before it got acquired by Ricoh in 2011, has a new plan to stand out in the camera market by adding what it sees as a key missing ingr...
01:47 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable 10 Ways to Mess Up Your Wedding Day
For those fortunate to have found love, the wedding day is one of life's great milestones. But sometimes when you're trying to make everything right, things go terribly wrong.Whether the best man push...
01:12 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Myspace Promotes Relaunch With $20 Million Ad Campaign
Myspace is back — and it's spending a lot of money to make sure everyone knows itThe once-dominant social network will begin airing its first commercials tonight to promote the public launch of ...
01:04 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Senator Calls Out Reporter's Tweets in Real Time
Something new happened in Congress on Wednesday: Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.), chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, called out a reporter's tweets in real time.The callout came during a...
01:01 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Yahoo Acquires Photography App Maker GhostBird Software
Another week, another Yahoo acquisition: This time, the Internet giant has acquired 4-year-old GhostBird Software, the San Francisco-based company behind mobile photography apps KitCam and PhotoForge2...
12:50 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Motorized La-Z-Boy Chair Is the Best Invention Ever
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12:40 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Does Facebook Really Need Hashtags?
Congratulations, hash symbol. You've come a long, long way. Remember when we used to call you a pound sign or a number sign? Remember when people used to confuse you with the musical symbol for sharp?...
12:38 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Sushi Restaurant Tests Drone-Driven Food Delivery
With plans to save African wildlife, drop beer on concertgoers and penetrate tornadoes, we wonder: Are there any tasks drones won't try?This next airborne, drone-based development might...
12:19 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Dads, Feel Your Babies Kicking With Huggies Pregnancy Belt
We may have just found the perfect Father's Day gift for dads-to-be in Buenos Aires: a "pregnancy belt" that lets expectant fathers feel their babies kicking in real time (sans baby bump).The belt, de...
12:07 am GMT - Thu, June 13, 2013
Mashable Soccer God Messi Denies Tax Fraud Allegations on Facebook
After being accused of tax fraud in Spain, international soccer demigod Lionel Messi took to Facebook to refute the allegationsSpanish tax authorities on Wednesday accused the FC Barcelona and Argenti...
11:55 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Despite ESPN's Move, It's Not Game Over for 3D TVs
On Wednesday, ESPN announced it was pulling the plug on its 3D channel after three years — a move that follows AT&T's exit from the market. After being touted as the "next big thing" in 2010...
11:50 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Facebook Hashtags Take a Page From Twitter's Ad Business
Over the years, Facebook has borrowed a few notable features from Twitter, including adding verified accounts and introducing the options to mention other users with the "@" symbol and "follow" influe...
11:24 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable 8 Neighbors You Should Try to Avoid
There are a lot of things you have to take into consideration when looking for a new apartment, from rent to room size. Who you'll be residing near, however, can be even more important than whether or...
11:05 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Study: Car Infotainment a Looming Public Safety Crisis
Just as Apple starts bringing a special version of Siri into cars, an AAA study throws a bucket of cold water on the next step in "safe infotainment" for the latest vehicles. The study found that of a...
10:49 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Naomi Watts Stuns as Princess Di in First 'Diana' Trailer
Video: Diana - exclusive trailer"The legend is never the whole story" lights up the screen in the first teaser trailer for Diana, the 2013 biopic focusing on the last years of Princess Diana's life. ...
10:37 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Yes, Americans Are Worried About NSA Surveillance
Americans offer very different opinions about the National Security Agency's surveillance programs depending on whether they're framed in terms of terrorism, a comparison of two national polls reveals...
10:32 pm -04 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Seth Rogen Has 'Avoided the Wrath' of Amanda Bynes on Twitter, So Far
Actress Amanda Bynes has been on a Twitter rampage — using tweets to tell Rihanna, Courtney Love, Jenny McCarthy, Chrissy Teigen and Miley Cyrus that they're ugly"I've avoided the wrath so far,"...
10:27 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Top 8 Things You'll Miss About Classic Myspace
Today that MySpace page that you so carelessly discarded in favor of your newer, shiner Facebook page will change foreverMySpace's classic interface gets the boot today, so all you'll have are the mem...
10:22 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Facebook Hashtags Not Open to Advertising — Yet
Facebook's introduction of hashtags paves the way for a lucrative stream of new advertising, but the company is not opening the program up to advertisers, at least not at this time.Reps from the compa...
10:10 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Torn Superman Comic Sells Online for $175,000
So you've got a less than pristine comic book in your collection? Perhaps there's a giant rip in its cover? Don't despair; it may still be worth something. Indeed, if it happens to be one of the world...
10:02 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Activision CEO: ‘Call of Duty: Ghosts’ Features Its Most Human Characters
Next gen consoles, which are on stage at E3 in California, promise a variety of new features, but also present some hurdles for companies that want to take advantage of everything the new hardware has...
09:47 pm -04 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable 10 Ways to Mess Up Your Wedding Day
For those fortunate to have found love, the wedding day is one of life's great milestones. But sometimes when you're trying to make everything right, things go terribly wrong.Whether the best man push...
09:42 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Facebook Finally Gets Hashtag Support
Hashtags are coming to Facebook in a move to help users better surface conversations.Support for the all-but-ubiquitous topic organization system was rumored in March and will roll out to a small perc...
09:29 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Magician Turns $1 Into $100 for the Homeless in This Touching Video
Stuart Edge isn't your average magician. Instead of death-defying David Blaine antics, his magic tricks have much more heartwarming resultsThe YouTube do-gooder and prankster sought out people in need...
09:19 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Kevin Durant's Instagram Hacked by Mysterious Prankster
You can be an NBA superstar and universally recognized as one of the true good guys in pro sports, but that doesn't make you immune to the scourge of hacking recently plaguing the social webThis is wh...
09:04 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Edward Snowden Is Not Dead, Despite Twitter Rumors
Heads up: A fake Twitter account spreading misinformation about NSA leaker Edward Snowden. The Twitter account poses as that of The Guardian journalist Glenn Greenwald.The fake account, @ggreenwild, i...
08:56 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Look Inside Nintendo's Massive E3 Booth
LOS ANGELES — E3 booths are always quite a spectacle, with blaring music and game footage packed in massive structuresNintendo's booth this year was no exception.The booth reflected many of the ...
08:45 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable MySpace is dead. Long live Myspace.
MySpace is dead. Long live Myspace.The new Myspace, which first came online in late 2012 as a music-discovery service with the support of Justin Timberlake, officially launches to the public today. At...
08:40 pm -04 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Did Facebook Really Need Hashtags?
Congratulations, hash symbol. You've come a long, long way. Remember when we used to call you a pound sign or a number sign? Remember when people used to confuse you with the musical symbol for sharp?...
08:38 pm -04 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Sushi Restaurant Tests Drone-Driven Food Delivery
With plans to save African wildlife, drop beer on concertgoers and penetrate tornadoes, we wonder: Are there any tasks drones won't try? This next airborne, drone-based development migh...
08:27 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable ESPN to Shutter 3D Network by End of Year
ESPN is shuttering its 3D television network, ESPN 3D, by the end of the year, a spokesperson for ESPN confirmed, citing that 3D TVs simply aren't as popular as they had hoped."Due to limited viewer a...
08:19 pm -04 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Dads, Feel Your Babies Kicking With Huggies Pregnancy Belt
We may have just found the perfect Father's Day gift for dads-to-be in Buenos Aires: a "pregnancy belt" that lets expectant fathers feel their babies kicking in real time (sans baby bump).The belt, de...
08:13 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Kanye West: I Am the Steve Jobs of Internet, Fashion and Culture
The approaching responsibilities of fatherhood certainly haven't humbled Kanye West in the least. The hip-hop artist reflected on his career — his achievements, missteps, fame and contention ...
07:58 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Apple's Next Big Thing: Craig Federighi
The centerpiece of Apple's keynote event at its developers conference this week may have been iOS 7, but it was really Craig Federighi who stole the show.Federighi, who heads up development of iOS and...
07:50 pm -04 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Facebook Hashtags Take a Page From Twitter's Ad Business
Over the years, Facebook has borrowed a few notable features from Twitter, including adding verified accounts and introducing the options to mention other users with the "@" symbol and "follow" influe...
07:34 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable iOS 7 vs. iOS 6: Icon Face-Off
Apple's new iOS 7 re-imagines each of the native app icons. Moving away from Apple's usual skeuomorphic design tendencies, the icons embrace the "flat" trend credited largely to Microsoft's Windows 8W...
07:28 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Edward Snowden Wants 'People of Hong Kong' to Decide his Fate
Edward Snowden said he wants "the courts and people of Hong Kong" to decide his fate in a new interview published Wednesday."I have had many opportunities to flee Hong Kong, but I would rather stay an...
07:19 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Hilarious Prank Video Captures Awkward Photo Poses
The few seconds before someone snaps your picture is the ultimate moment of vulnerability. So imagine the prolonged embarrassment when those moments are captured in a video rather than a photograph.Se...
07:13 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable 'The Washington Post' Now Sells Ads in the Comments
The Washington Post is adding another ad unit to its arsenal, this one appearing in-line with the comments section of its opinion pieces.Dubbed "Sponsored Views," the ad unit allows advertisers to pos...
07:05 pm -04 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Study: Car Infotainment a Looming Public Safety Crisis
Just as Apple starts bringing a special version of Siri into cars, an AAA study throws a bucket of cold water on the next step in "safe infotainment" for the latest vehicles. The study found that of a...
07:04 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Google Glass Teardown: A Look Inside
There's a lot of mystique surrounding Google Glass, but the high-tech specs just got a detailed teardown from a group of early adopters, revealing a deeper look at the inner workings of the device.The...
06:54 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable 17 'How-To' Vine Videos That Won't Teach You Anything
It's hard to teach a lesson in six seconds, but that hasn't stopped some Vine users from trying. A search of the #howto hashtag yields hundreds of Vine posts ranging from the beautiful to the bizarre....
06:29 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Former Palm CEO: Selling Company to HP Was a 'Waste'
Former Palm CEO Jon Rubinstein says if he had to do it over again, he wouldn't have sold his company to Hewlett-Packard. He also feels Palm's webOS, which HP all but killed, led the way in many of the...
06:22 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Hands On With iOS 7: It's Just the Beginning
When Tim Cook unveiled iOS 7 at WWDC this week, he called it "the biggest change to iOS since the original iPhone."He's rightiOS 7 isn't just a visual overhaul of Apple's venerable mobile operating sy...
06:04 pm -07 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Senator Calls Out Reporter's Tweets in Real Time
Something new happened in Congress on Wednesday: Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.), chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee, called out a reporter's tweets in real time.The callout came during a...
06:01 pm -07 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Yahoo Acquires Photography App Maker GhostBird Software
Another week, another Yahoo acquisition: This time, the Internet giant has acquired 4-year-old GhostBird Software, the San Francisco-based company behind mobile photography apps KitCam and PhotoForge2...
05:55 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Report: Apple Ads Not Working Very Well
Apple's product-oriented ads have influenced the rest of the industry, but they haven't resonated very well with consumers of late, according to one researcher.Videos from Apple were shared 183,609 ti...
05:50 pm -07 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Motorized La-Z-Boy Chair Is the Best Invention Ever
Couch potatoes of the world: Meet your idol. The man you see above is a real hero, as evidenced by the La-Z-Boy recliner he appears to have converted into an automobile. This means one thing, and one ...
05:24 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Netflix to Launch User Profiles 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....
05:12 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Can You Fit a Baby Inside a Blue Whale's Blowhole?
We know blue whales are huge, but their blowholes alone can reach up to 20 inches in length. That's big enough to squeeze a baby through — or a Ford Focus, for that matter.This week's episode of...
05:01 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable The Mysterious Appearances of Jony Ive
Jony Ive, senior vice president of industrial design at Apple, has become a sort of legend in both hardware and software design. Recently, he debuted the new iOS 7 to widespread praise at WWDC 2013. B...
04:56 pm -04 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Look Inside Nintendo's Massive E3 Booth
LOS ANGELES — E3 booths are always quite a spectacle, with blaring music and game footage packed in massive structuresNintendo's booth this year was no exception.The booth reflected many of the ...
04:50 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom is Half-Camera, Half-Smartphone
It's official: Samsung has announced the Galaxy S4 Zoom, the most powerful smartphone-camera hybrid on the market todayCheck out its front side, and you'll see a device very similar to a Galaxy S4 Min...
04:31 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable 8 Social Networks for Your Next Apartment Hunt
Finding a new apartment is a huge headache. While the Internet makes it easier to peruse potential places, it also introduces its own complications.We've compiled a list of networks that make the proc...
03:50 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable PayPal Teases Cash for Registers Program with Goofy Video
Who knew PayPal had a sense of humor?The online payment giant is attempting to create some buzz for its Cash for Registers program with this goofy video, a spoof of Law & Order and other cop shows...
03:18 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable This App Will Let New Yorkers Find a Parking Spot
Technology is coming to the rescue for the perennial conundrum of finding a place to park your carParkWhiz, which has helped Chicagoans achieve that feat, is now available in New York City.Though Park...
02:57 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable 10 Bill Cosby Sweaters for a Dip-Doowop Father's Day
This Father's Day, step away from the cringeworthy slippers, overpriced car wash kits and poncy artisan beer gift boxes. Give your dad the gift he deserves, the gift of awesome, the gift of wonder, th...
02:10 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Travel the World With These 25 Vine Posts
Micro-video sharing platform Vine is ripe for capturing poignant moments in time. In the five months since Twitter launched the app, Vine creators have used the app to capture stunning video clips fro...
01:01 pm -04 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable The Mysterious Appearances of Jony Ive
Jony Ive, senior vice president of industrial design at Apple, has become a sort of legend in both hardware and software design. Recently, he debuted the new iOS 7 to widespread praise at WWDC 2013. B...
12:43 pm GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Everything You Need to Know About Waze
You may have heard that Google purchased a popular social traffic app called Waze on Tuesday for a reported $1.03 billion. For those who aren't familiar with Waze, we've detailed everything you need t...
11:49 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable 'The Dark Sorcerer' Demo Shows the Power of PlayStation 4
Quantic Dream, the company behind the video game "Heavy Rain," has made available the entire PlayStation 4 tech demo shown at the E3 conferenceSomewhat unusual for demos of this type, the 12-minute lo...
11:01 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Burberry, Google Partner to Send Kisses Around the World
Signed and sealed with with a kiss: Burberry and Google put their own spin on the digital postcard with the launch Wednesday of "Burberry Kisses," a visually immersive experience that allows you to se...
10:31 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Is Twubs the Next Big Twitter Chat Management Tool?
The Twitter chat is one of the best tools for a social media professional to communicate with fans and customers, driving the conversation around the brand. Tuesday's version of existing chat platform...
09:59 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Forget Cat Beards — It's All About the Cat Fro
Hey, cat lovers, there's a new way to embarrass your feline and find fame on the Internet.Behold, the Cat Fro. The latest Instagram photo fad has cat owners posing with their furry friend on their hea...
09:00 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Mom's Photographs Capture Amazing Talents of a Superbaby
Babies are adorable, magical blessings that bring endless joy to their parents' lives — but they can also be a bit of a handfulIt's probably for the best that their fresh motor skills limit them...
09:00 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Dad's Photographs Capture Amazing Talents of a Superbaby
Babies are adorable, magical blessings that bring endless joy to their parents' lives — but they can also be a bit of a handfulIt's probably for the best that their fresh motor skills limit them...
08:18 am -07 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable This App Will Let New Yorkers Find a Parking Spot
Technology is coming to the rescue for the perennial conundrum of finding a place to park your carParkWhiz, which has helped Chicagoans achieve that feat, is now available in New York City.Though Park...
07:56 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable 10 Other California-Inspired Names Apple Could Have Used for OS X Mavericks
In a move that shifted Apple from its long-held tradition of naming its operating systems after cats, the company announced at WWDC 2013 that it's latest OS X would be called Mavericks, a popular surf...
07:26 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable RoboRoach Lets You Control an Insect's Mind With an App
Remember in high school, in your bio lab, when you had to dissect that fetal pig? You learned all about physiological systems and their processes. And remember in chemistry, when your professor made a...
07:10 am -07 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Travel the World With These 25 Vine Posts
Micro-video sharing platform Vine is ripe for capturing poignant moments in time. In the five months since Twitter launched the app, Vine creators have used the app to capture stunning video clips fro...
06:56 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable The Inside Scoop on Google's Visual Design Guidelines
What makes Google look like Google?A group of Google designers have shared the various quirks and guidelines behind the tech giant's visual aesthetics, giving us a glimpse at how Google works to keep ...
06:28 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Pro Baseball Player Suspended Indefinitely After Twitter Rant
One day after he went on a lengthy Twitter rant, the Chicago Cubs have suspended Ian Stewart indefinitelyStewart was a first-round pick in the 2003 MLB draft. In his Monday tweet rampage, the baseball...
05:59 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Lefties vs. Righties: It's All in Your Head
Whether you're right-handed or left-handed, you've probably stopped noticing how often you rely on your dominant hand. But have you ever stopped to wonder why you only eat with your left or doodle wit...
05:28 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Tweets 'Hercules' Photo Teaser
Nothing beats Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson's Twitter musings.Not only is the actor full of priceless quotes, he also shares a stream of photos that showcase his ripped physique and otherworld...
04:59 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable 12 Sketchbooks of the Pros
If you're an artist, your sketchbook probably looks pretty standard. But what if you're an "anthropomorphist architect?" Or an elephant?SEE ALSO: More Comics on MashableIn this comic, Grant Snider of ...
04:55 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable LeBron James Trash Talks Digital Self in NBA 2K14 Spot
LeBron James is the cover boy for the upcoming NBA 2K14 video game. In this clever reveal spot, he does a bit of bantering with his digital doppelganger.SEE ALSO: LeBron James Posts a Rather Revealing...
04:40 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Did Apple Just Ally With Microsoft Against Google?
It was one of those blink-and-you-miss-it moments. In Monday's WWDC keynote, Apple executive Eddy Cue was running through the new iOS 7 version of Siri, when he happened to mention Siri's default sear...
04:17 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable 7 Hot Engineering Jobs in Portland, Chicago and More
Unemployed, underemployed or somewhere in between? The Mashable Job Board is here to help.Since 2005, Mashable has been dedicated to providing the hottest digital, social and tech news to our readers...
03:40 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable 'KU Boobs' Twitter Account Embroiled in College Controversy
The Kansas University variety, it seems, may have just become an endangered boob speciesConfused? Here's some background. There is a certain Twitter account called @KUboobs. It does all it can to supp...
03:02 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Facebook, Microsoft Join Google in Government Transparency Request
Following Google's lead, on Tuesday both Microsoft and Facebook released statements requesting the U.S. government's permission to publish data and be more transparent about surveillance.Earlier Tuesd...
02:56 am -05 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable 10 Other California-Inspired Names Apple Could Have Used for OS X Mavericks
In a move that shifted Apple from its long-held tradition of naming its operating systems after cats, the company announced at WWDC 2013 that it's latest OS X would be called Mavericks, a popular surf...
02:28 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable NASA Rover Opportunity Makes Big Discovery, Keeps on Truckin'
NASA's 9-year-old Mars rover Opportunity is on the move again after making a momentous discovery on the Red Planet and defying the limitations of Father Time.Opportunity — which is nearing its 1...
02:10 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable iOS 7 Updates Look a Little Too Familiar to Some Apple Developers
Stephen Orth wondered why Apple didn't use the metadata in photos to better organize pictures in the iPhoto app so, last September, he started developing an app of his own in his spare time to do just...
01:56 am -05 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable The Inside Scoop on Google's Visual Design Guidelines
What makes Google look like Google?A group of Google designers have shared the various quirks and guidelines behind the tech giant's visual aesthetics, giving us a glimpse at how Google works to keep ...
01:52 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Lonely Island on New 'Wack Album:' Watch Your Back, Rihanna
Comedic rap trio The Lonely Island — whose T-Pain-assisted track "I'm on a Boat" earned a Grammy nod — released a third studio album TuesdayThe Wack Album features funny collaborations wit...
01:30 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Zuckerberg Offers Another PRISM Denial
Facebook has nothing to do with PRISM. That's what Mark Zuckerberg said for a second time on TuesdayAt Facebook's annual shareholder meeting, the company's founder and CEO said pretty much what he sai...
01:28 am -04 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Tweets 'Hercules' Photo Teaser
Nothing beats Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson's Twitter musings.Not only is the actor full of priceless quotes, he also shares a stream of photos that showcase his ripped physique and otherworld...
01:27 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Apple Customers' Verdict on New Products: A Mixed Bag
Apple fans were underwhelmed by the latest product updates revealed on Monday, with most of them more curious about when the next iPhone will launchConsumers who gathered outside the flagship Apple St...
01:23 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable 17 Handwritten Notes That Will Make You Smile
While handwritten notes can cause a lot of problems (see: Romeo and Juliet; your biology class), they haven't lost their appeal. Especially when they're sweet and sincere, like the ones below.SEE ALSO...
01:16 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable See How Siri Works in iOS 7
With iOS 7, Apple is giving Siri a big revamp. Not only is the iPhone's voice assistant getting an optional male persona, but it's also getting some enhanced abilities, including better integration wi...
01:05 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable 4 Reasons Google Bought Waze
For Waze, mapping software proved to be a road of riches. The company's nine-year journey culminated on Tuesday, when Google agreed to pay a reported $1.03 billion to acquire the company. That price m...
12:55 am -04 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable LeBron James Trash Talks Digital Self in NBA 2K14 Spot
LeBron James is the cover boy for the upcoming NBA 2K14 video game. In this clever reveal spot, he does a bit of bantering with his digital doppelganger.SEE ALSO: LeBron James Posts a Rather Revealing...
12:34 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Reddit, Mozilla Join Coalition Demanding End to NSA Snooping
A group of 86 civil liberties groups and Internet companies has launched a website called StopWatching.us to demand an end to NSA surveillance and ask Congress to open an investigation into the snoopi...
12:26 am -07 - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable RoboRoach Lets You Control an Insect's Mind With an App
Remember in high school, in your bio lab, when you had to dissect that fetal pig? You learned all about physiological systems and their processes. And remember in chemistry, when your professor made a...
12:10 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Stunna Shades With LED Lights Groove to the Music
Listen up, party people: Get ready to ditch your old stunna shades and slap on a pair of high-tech upgrades.A Texas-based Kickstarter campaign is promoting DropShades, audio-responsive glasses that da...
12:07 am GMT - Wed, June 12, 2013
Mashable Facebook Execs Grilled at First Shareholder Meeting
"My question is about the IPO," a Facebook investor said midway through the company's first shareholder meeting. "I think it was a disaster."The comment was just one of several investor criticisms dir...
11:31 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Has Technology Killed Cursive Handwriting?
Think back to the last time you wrote in cursive — you know, that fancy penmanship you may have learned way back in grade school, complete with elegant loops, curls and flourishes.These days, wi...
11:28 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Designer Remakes NSA's 'Hideous' PRISM Slideshow
Pretty much everyone has an opinion about PRISM. But Paris-based presentation designer Emiland De Cubber is less concerned about privacy versus security debate — instead, he's worried about the ...
11:17 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Mysterious Lines on Mars Are Result of Dry Ice
Images of lines drawn in the sand of Martian dunes have puzzled scientists for years. As it turns out, those linear shapes are the result of dry ice gliding down the slopes.The mile-long troughs on Ma...
11:13 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Bob Saget 'Photobombs' His Old Home From 'Full House'
Television dads do the darndest things.Actor Bob Saget visited the famous Full House residence last Friday, and couldn't help taking a photo of himself outside, then posting the evidence on TwitterIn ...
10:56 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug' Trailer Is Finally Here
"Was that an earthquake?" asks a terrified dwarf in the first teaser trailer for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, this winter's follow-up to 2012's An Unexpected Journey in the three-part film ada...
10:46 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Google to U.S. Government: Let Us Release More Surveillance Data
After last week's reports that Internet companies are allegedly collaborating with the National Security Agency (NSA) and letting it wiretap foreign users' communications, Google is taking a step forw...
10:27 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable One Woman's Struggle to Drive Sales via Pinterest
Syazrina Ismail's business, JumpSac baby slings, sounds like the perfect type of product for Pinterest. So why is JumpSac's page so far limited to just one entry? Technical issues. Ismail says that be...
10:24 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Nintendo Fans Geek Out Over Cat Mario
LOS ANGELES — Nintendo led the show at E3 on Tuesday, following Monday's news blast from Microsoft, Sony, EA and UbisoftAlthough the live stream got off to rocky start, the company quickly sooth...
09:05 pm -04 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable 4 Reasons Google Bought Waze
For Waze, mapping software proved to be a road of riches. The company's nine-year journey culminated on Tuesday, when Google agreed to pay a reported $1.03 billion to acquire the company. That price m...
08:43 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Survey: Most Americans Are OK With NSA Phone Surveillance
According to the latest survey conducted by the Pew Research Center and The Washington Post, a slight majority of Americans — 56% — think it's "acceptable" for the NSA to systematically tr...
08:34 pm -04 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Reddit, Mozilla Join Coalition Demanding End to NSA Snooping
A group of 86 civil liberties groups and Internet companies has launched a website called StopWatching.us to demand an end to NSA surveillance and ask Congress to open an investigation into the snoopi...
08:30 pm -05 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Zuckerberg Offers Another PRISM Denial
Facebook has nothing to do with PRISM. That's what Mark Zuckerberg said for a second time on TuesdayAt Facebook's annual shareholder meeting, the company's founder and CEO said pretty much what he sai...
08:25 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Fans Fund the Fate of Chill's First Original Series
Pay to play. That's the angle Chill is taking with its first original series, Vigilante Diaries.The social video discovery site, which has venture funding in part from Kleiner Perkins and William Morr...
08:10 pm -04 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Stunna Shades With LED Lights Groove to the Music
Listen up, party people: Get ready to ditch your old stunna shades and slap on a pair of high-tech upgrades.A Texas-based Kickstarter campaign is promoting DropShades, audio-responsive glasses that da...
08:09 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Interactive Skittles Ad Lets You Break Grandma's Figurines
In Skittles' newest interactive ad, Tommy, a teenage boy, is sitting on a leather couch at his grandma's house. Suddenly, a pink horse figurine beckons him — in a British accent, no less —...
08:07 pm -04 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Facebook Execs Grilled at First Shareholder Meeting
"My question is about the IPO," a Facebook investor said midway through the company's first shareholder meeting. "I think it was a disaster."The comment was just one of several investor criticisms dir...
08:05 pm -05 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable 4 Reasons Google Bought Waze
For Waze, mapping software proved to be a road of riches. The company's nine-year journey culminated on Tuesday, when Google agreed to pay a reported $1.03 billion to acquire the company. That price m...
07:51 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Daft Punk's 'Get Lucky' Re-Imagined Through the Decades
Daft Punk's new single "Get Lucky," from its latest album Random Access Memories, has a cross-generational sound that all ages can appreciateNow French singer and musician PV Nova has taken this appea...
07:45 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Google Buys Waze
Google has purchased Waze, the company that makes the popular social traffic app, but did not disclose terms of the deal.Google confirmed the purchase in a blog post on Tuesday: "The Waze product deve...
07:36 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Protest Song Power: Music That Made a Difference
With its sweet acoustic guitar and welcoming, all-inclusive lyrics that point to the shifting dynamics of 1960s America, "Come gather 'round people wherever you roam / And admit that the waters around...
07:34 pm -05 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Reddit, Mozilla Join Coalition Demanding End to NSA Snooping
A group of 86 civil liberties groups and Internet companies has launched a website called StopWatching.us to demand an end to NSA surveillance and ask Congress to open an investigation into the snoopi...
07:32 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable The Pros and Cons of Startup Accelerators
A startup accelerator is built to foster rapid growth of its portfolio companies. It's a man-made perfect storm of mentorship, access to technology, office space and an innovative community, packed in...
07:31 pm -04 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Has Technology Killed Cursive Handwriting?
Think back to the last time you wrote in cursive — you know, that fancy penmanship you may have learned way back in grade school, complete with elegant loops, curls and flourishes.These days, wi...
07:28 pm -07 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable NASA Rover Opportunity Makes Big Discovery, Keeps on Truckin'
NASA's 9-year-old Mars rover Opportunity is on the move again after making a momentous discovery on the Red Planet and defying the limitations of Father Time.Opportunity — which is nearing its 1...
07:22 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Mextures Offers 70 Textures to Enhance Your iPhone Pics
The Mextures image enhancement app for iPhone aims to supercharge your Instagram photos.The app from photographer Merek Davis combines more than 70 hi-res textures made specifically for and by photogr...
07:13 pm -04 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Bob Saget 'Photobombs' His Old Home From 'Full House'
Television dads do the darndest things.Actor Bob Saget visited the famous Full House residence last Friday, and couldn't help taking a photo of himself outside, then posting the evidence on TwitterIn ...
07:13 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable This Google Trends Visualization Will Mesmerize You
Curious what people are searching for on Google in real time? The company has unveiled a stunning and colorful visualization of real-time hot searches that is also a feast for the eyes.Late last month...
07:10 pm -07 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable iOS 7 Updates Look a Little Too Familiar to Some Apple Developers
Stephen Orth wondered why Apple didn't use the metadata in photos to better organize pictures in the iPhoto app so, last September, he started developing an app of his own in his spare time to do just...
07:01 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable How Online Petitions Combat Corruption Abroad
When news broke that Spain's former Popular Party (Partido Popular) treasurer had embezzled millions of Euros to pay high-profile party members, including the current prime minister, Pablo Gallego Gar...
06:56 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Apple's WWDC Announcements 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....
06:31 pm -05 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Has Technology Killed Cursive Handwriting?
Think back to the last time you wrote in cursive — you know, that fancy penmanship you may have learned way back in grade school, complete with elegant loops, curls and flourishes.These days, wi...
06:30 pm -07 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Zuckerberg Offers Another PRISM Denial
Facebook has nothing to do with PRISM. That's what Mark Zuckerberg said for a second time on TuesdayAt Facebook's annual shareholder meeting, the company's founder and CEO said pretty much what he sai...
06:30 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Doctors Get Their Own Cringe-Worthy Instagram
A new photo-sharing network is changing the way healthcare professionals interact and learn from one another. It's not for those with weak stomachs.Figure 1, an app created in Canada, is essentially a...
06:27 pm -04 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable One Woman's Struggle to Drive Sales via Pinterest
Syazrina Ismail's business, JumpSac baby slings, sounds like the perfect type of product for Pinterest. So why is JumpSac's page so far limited to just one entry? Technical issues. Ismail says that be...
06:27 pm -07 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Apple Customers' Verdict on New Products: A Mixed Bag
Apple fans were underwhelmed by the latest product updates revealed on Monday, with most of them more curious about when the next iPhone will launchConsumers who gathered outside the flagship Apple St...
06:19 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Pinterest Launches Localized French Edition
Pinterest introduced a localized version of its website for France on Tuesday, the first non-English edition of its site.While the French version does offer language support in search and other text-h...
06:01 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Social Media Guidance for Mystified Marketers
Dear Bob & Doug:I represent a major athletic apparel company specializing in yoga wear. We sell at dizzyingly high price points in 200-some stores in Canada, South Canada, Australia and New Zealan...
05:47 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Study: Millennials Prefer Traditional Classrooms Over Online Ones
Students are warming up to virtual education, but according to a new study, they still believe it's easier to learn in a traditional classroom.Millennial Branding, a Generation Y consulting firm, and ...
05:43 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Report: Desktop Ad Spending Will Peak in 2014
Desktop-based advertising will peak in 2014 as more spending goes towards mobile advertising, according to a new study from eMarketer.The researcher predicts that U.S. desktop advertising will hit $35...
05:33 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable How Anki Achieved Every Startup's Dream of Launching at an Apple Event
Less than ten minutes into the keynote event at Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday, CEO Tim Cook did something unusual: He ceded the stage to an unknown startup."This morning, I'd like ...
05:01 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable The Social Media Editor Isn't Dead, It's Maturing
The social media editor was pronounced dead on Wednesday, May 29, 2013. It was three years old.The social media editor is predeceased by newspapers, the web and God. It is survived by everyone who sti...
05:01 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable The Job of Social Media Editor Isn't Dead, It's Maturing
The social media editor was pronounced dead on Wednesday, May 29, 2013. It was three years old.The social media editor is predeceased by newspapers, the web and God. It is survived by everyone who sti...
04:43 pm -04 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Survey: Most Americans Are OK With NSA Phone Surveillance
According to the latest survey conducted by the Pew Research Center and The Washington Post, a slight majority of Americans — 56% — think it's "acceptable" for the NSA to systematically tr...
04:00 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable How to Set Up a Hosted WordPress Site
WordPress is one of the most popular blogging and publishing platforms available, with more than 66 million sites around the world. But free content management and sleek templates aren't the only feat...
03:54 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Apple Announces This Year's Design Awards Winners
Apple has announced the winners of this year's Apple Design Awards, which recognize the iOS apps that "raise the bar in design, technology and innovation."Eleven apps were chosen this year: WWF Togeth...
03:35 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable 23 Books For Your Perfect Young Adult Summer Reading List
Wandering into the young adult section of your local bookstore is never something to be embarrassed about — even if you haven't actually been a teen in yearsIn fact, if you've left high school b...
03:23 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable This Russian Kid Dancing in a Club Is Having the Best Time Ever
The dance floor can be an uncomfortable place. But not for this little kid, who clearly feels no shameA YouTube user recently uploaded the video, which was apparently recorded in the 90s — and i...
03:08 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable 12 Classic Father's Day Gifts With a Tech Upgrade
This one's for you, dadYou've been there through it all: the Little League games, the rebellious period, the hormone-fueled teen years, the second rebellious period, the moped incident(s). And let's n...
03:02 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable 25 Essential Sass and Compass Tools
CSS' simplicity is one of its defining features, and a big reason for its popularity. However, as websites and applications become more complex, the size and complexity of stylesheets also increase. C...
03:01 pm -04 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable How Online Petitions Combat Corruption Abroad
When news broke that Spain's former Popular Party (Partido Popular) treasurer had embezzled millions of Euros to pay high-profile party members, including the current prime minister, Pablo Gallego Gar...
02:28 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable I Quit My Job to Live in a Tent and Write Code
Editor's Note: Thomas Backlund is an entrepreneur, a coder and homeless by choice. He currently lives off a trail called Sörmlandsleden, near Stockholm. The following story was originally hosted ...
02:03 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable With iOS 7, Apple Leads by Following
Apple has shown the world the future of its iOS software — and it's gorgeousAs Craig Federighi, Apple's senior vice-president of software engineering, took us through slides during the WWDC keyn...
01:43 pm -07 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Survey: Most Americans Are OK With NSA Phone Surveillance
According to the latest survey conducted by the Pew Research Center and The Washington Post, a slight majority of Americans — 56% — think it's "acceptable" for the NSA to systematically tr...
01:25 pm -07 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Fans Fund the Fate of Chill's First Original Series
Pay to play. That's the angle Chill is taking with its first original series, Vigilante Diaries.The social video discovery site, which has venture funding in part from Kleiner Perkins and William Morr...
01:09 pm -07 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Interactive Skittles Ad Lets You Break Grandma's Figurines
In Skittles' newest interactive ad, Tommy, a teenage boy, is sitting on a leather couch at his grandma's house. Suddenly, a pink horse figurine beckons him — in a British accent, no less —...
12:45 pm -07 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Google Buys Waze
Google has purchased Waze, the company that makes the popular social traffic app.Neither company disclosed the terms of the deal, though The New York Times pegged the figure at $1.03 billionGoogle con...
12:19 pm GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable 'Destiny' Gameplay Revealed in New Trailer
Destiny, the new game from Bungie — best known for its Halo series of games — has debuted its first gameplay trailerLaunched after Sony's press conference at E3, the nearly three-minute-lo...
10:59 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable PS4 Games to Include Indie and Mainstream Releases, 20 Exclusives
PlayStation 4 is set to come out swinging with a wide variety of games that will include mainstream and indie titles alike.Shu Yoshida, president of Sony Worldwide Studios, said the company already ha...
10:33 am -07 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable How Anki Achieved Every Startup's Dream of Launching at an Apple Event
Fewer than 10 minutes into the keynote event at Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference Monday, CEO Tim Cook did something unusual: He ceded the stage to an unknown startup."This morning, I'd like to ...
09:57 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable 11 Disgusting Candies You Don't Ever Want to Eat
Touting itself as "the anus that made Britain great," UK chocolatier Edible Anus is selling gourmet versions of the human derriereFive boxes of these cringe-triggering candies — crafted in Belgi...
08:41 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable iTwin Connect 'Breaks' Apart to Protect Your Privacy
Now that we know there are people out there potentially spying on our every keystroke, we all want to find out how to be safer onlineiTwin Connect is a simple measure for keeping your data more secure...
08:19 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable 9 Ways To Sweat Like a Geek
Fitness trends come in and out of fashion, but your instinct to avoid them is foreverYou might view exercise as a waste of time you that could be spending online, doing something both more enjoyable a...
07:39 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable PS4 Will Cost $399 — Undercuts Xbox One by $100
If you’re still debating between the Xbox One and PlayStation 4, Sony may have made the decision a little easier for you. During its press conference at E3 Monday night, the company announced t...
07:12 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable PS4 Will Support Used Games, Doesn't Require Constant Connection
Sony announced that the PlayStation 4 will not place any restrictions on used games, and won't require a constant connectionA direct challenge to the policies of Microsoft's Xbox One, the announcement...
06:43 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Tim Berners-Lee: NSA Surveillance an 'Intrusion on Basic Human Rights'
Tim Berners-Lee, the inventor of the World Wide Web, has expressed his concern over the the recently revealed secret NSA surveillance systems."Unwarranted government surveillance is an intrusion on ba...
06:14 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable The State of Apple 2013: Quiet, Thoughtful And Serious
What a difference a year makesAt WWDC 2012, Apple CEO Tim Cook's keynote opened with a comedian. Her name was Siri. She warmed up the crowd with jokes about Samsung's new fridge, and speculation that ...
06:00 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Tim Tebow to Sign With Patriots: Twitter Has a Laugh
Just eighteen months after he became a global sports phenomenon both online and in real life, Tim Tebow's NFL future was very much in questionA disappointing 2012 season with the New York Jets coupled...
05:48 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Sony Finally Reveals the PlayStation 4
LOS ANGELES — During a press conference at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), Sony finally debuted the PlayStation 4, the latest version of its popular console.Sony announced the the device...
05:40 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Happy Birthday, Kate Upton: 21 Awkward Twitter Pickup Lines
Sports Illustrated swimsuit covergirl Kate Upton turned 21 on Monday, and Twitter was full of wonderfully awkward pickup lines from her smitten fansUpton, of course, is no stranger to causing a stir o...
05:20 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Everything You Need to Know From WWDC 2013
The anticipation for the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference conference was high and the expectations higher. After weeks of rumors, the conference finally cleared the air and made some pretty big ...
05:19 am -07 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable 'Destiny' Gameplay Revealed in New Trailer
Destiny, the new game from Bungie — best known for its Halo series of games — has debuted its first gameplay trailerLaunched after Sony's press conference at E3, the nearly three-minute-lo...
05:01 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable 9 Daredevil Dogs Travel at Warp-Speed
Who knew starships came with power windows? These (inter)stellar Photoshop creations by Benjamin “The Frogman” Grelle launch dogs into space faster than the speed of lightAnd from the look...
04:34 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Live From Sony's PlayStation E3 Press Conference
In February, Sony announced its next-generation console, the PlayStation 4. While we know a lot about the PlayStation 4, we still haven’t seen what the final console looks like, nor do we know w...
04:28 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Alyssa Milano: Live Tweeting Is the Modern Day TV Viewing Party
Actress Alyssa Milano gets Twitter — she's far more adept at the social network's terminology and capabilities than many of her celebrity counterparts, that's for certain. Remember when she taug...
04:28 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Alyssa Milano: Live Tweeting Is the Modern-Day TV Viewing Party
Actress Alyssa Milano gets Twitter — she's far more adept at the social network's terminology and capabilities than many of her celebrity counterparts, that's for certain. Remember when she taug...
04:13 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Watch Sony's PlayStation E3 Press Conference Live
LOS ANGELES — In a day full of E3 press conferences, Sony gets to play the closing act. Let's see if they saved the best for lastThe event, set to begin at 6 p.m PT / 9 p.m. ET, is Sony's oppor...
03:59 am -07 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable PS4 Games to Include Indie and Mainstream Releases, 20 Exclusives
PlayStation 4 is set to come out swinging with a wide variety of games that will include mainstream and indie titles alike.Shu Yoshida, president of Sony Worldwide Studios, said the company already ha...
03:56 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Xbox One Available for Pre-Order
Gamers: Get out your credit cards. Microsoft's Xbox One is now available for pre-order.For $499.99, you can pre-order the limited Day One edition of the Xbox One from the Microsoft Store and get it on...
03:49 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Music Monday: Apple WWDC 2013 Edition
Apple kicked off WWDC, its annual developer conference, with a few product unveilings and innovation announcements — including iOS 7, which CEO Tim Cook called "the biggest change to iOS since t...
03:27 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable iOS 7: Closer to the Perfect Mobile OS
There is, I believe, a perfect mobile operating system, one ideal way of handling mobile activities on a smartphone or tablet. Apple, Google and Microsoft, maybe even Blackberry, are all headed to thi...
02:39 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable 'Pinball Rocks' App Features Alice in Chains, AC/DC
If you love rock and metal and if the idea of playing a game of pinball gets you a bit misty-eyed for the past, you'll be glad to know that Sony Music's upcoming Pinball Rocks combines those into one ...
02:18 am +02 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Apple Returns to Its Roots With First Post-WWDC Commercial
Throughout its Worldwide Developers Conference Monday, Apple played up its pride as an American company. It shifted to naming its Mac OS X after California locations, rather than cats — and reve...
02:10 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable 'Pacman' Jones Arrested for Hitting Woman, Tweets Self-Defense
Troubled NFL player Adam "Pacman" Jones landed in the crime blotter again on Monday when news broke that he'd been arrested for assaulting a woman outside of a Cincinnati bar last weekProsecutors alle...
02:06 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable 25 Things the New Mac Pro Looks Like
Apple debuted its new Mac Pro Monday at WWDC 2013. The completely overhauled design had the Internet craning its neck and squinting its eyes trying to figure out what the heck the futuristic desktop l...
01:57 am +02 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Watch EA's E3 Press Conference Live
Live video for mobile from UstreamLOS ANGELES –- Electronic Arts is taking the stage at 1 p.m. PT/ 4 p.m. ET to show off its newest games for the seasonAt an event that promises to be full o...
01:48 am -04 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Sony Finally Reveals The PlayStation 4
During its E3 press conference Sony finally showed off the PlayStation 4, the next-generation of its popular console.Developing... Read more...More about Sony, E3, Playstation 4, Ps4, and Tech...
01:47 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Edward Snowden's Motivation: Internet Freedom
"Governments of the Industrial World, you weary giants of flesh and steel, I come from Cyberspace, the new home of Mind. On behalf of the future, I ask you of the past to leave us alone. You are not w...
01:40 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Apple Upgrades AirPort Extreme and Time Capsule
In the shadow of larger announcements during Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) keynote Monday were new AirPort Extreme and AirPort Time Capsule devices.Apple updated its AirPort Extreme b...
01:40 am -04 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Happy Birthday, Kate Upton: 21 Awkward Twitter Pickup Lines
Sports Illustrated swimsuit covergirl Kate Upton turned 21 on Monday, and Twitter was full of wonderfully awkward pickup lines from her smitten fansUpton, of course, is no stranger to causing a stir o...
01:35 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Pandora: iTunes Radio Is 'On Par' With Existing Streaming Services
After Apple introduced iTunes Radio on Monday at the Worldwide Developers Conference, people described the new streaming music service as a "Pandora killer," with some Twitter users proclaiming, "RIP ...
01:29 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable 'Ref Cam' Takes a New Spin on Basketball Games
Before Saturday's basketball game between the Phoenix Mercury and Indiana Fever, WNBA referee Lamont Simpson put on his black slacks and drab officials' shirt. He hung his whistle around his neck and ...
01:20 am -04 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Everything You Need to Know From WWDC 2013
The anticipation for the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference conference was high and the expectations higher. After weeks of rumors, the conference finally cleared the air and made some pretty big ...
01:12 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Xbox 360 Will Be Supported for 'Years to Come'
LOS ANGELES — Although the Xbox One has been announced and will arrive in November, the Xbox 360 isn't going anywhere. During its E3 press conference Monday, Microsoft announced a new, slimmer l...
01:02 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Pop Duo Karmin Rings NASDAQ Bell for Twitter Appreciation Day
Look at them now. Pop duo Karmin — whose YouTube cover of Chris Brown's "Look at Me Now" went viral in 2011 and led to a record deal with Epic Records — rang the NASDAQ opening bell alongs...
12:58 am +02 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Xbox's E3 Keynote: What You Need to Know
LOS ANGELES — Xbox kicked off its E3 keynote Monday with a trailer for Konami’s Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain for Xbox One. At an event Microsoft promised to be full of games, the c...
12:53 am +02 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Apple Launches iTunes Radio Streaming Music Service
Apple is diving into streaming music with a new service called iTunes Radio, the company announced at its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco today.Similar to Pandora, iTunes Radio...
12:48 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable 'Plants vs. Zombies' Headed to Xbox One
LOS ANGELES — Zombies are coming — to Xbox One, that is.During its E3 press conference Monday, game company EA unveiled Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare, a new first-person-shooter versi...
12:42 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Use Social Media to Fight for an AIDS-Free Generation
Mashable teamed up with (RED) last Wednesday to set the world record for most Vine videos sent for a social cause. With your help, we succeeded, and the challenge demonstrated the power of social medi...
12:34 am +02 - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Apple Reveals Redesigned Mac Pro Desktop Computer
Apple announced a completely new, powerful Mac Pro with a tube-like design at its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco on Monday.The new Mac Pro model design is a major departure fr...
12:27 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable This Was the Weekend's Best Sports Tweet
Aside from the occasional huge mistake, the Los Angeles Kings (@lakings) have one of the most entertaining Twitter accounts in all of sports. We detailed that in-depth here, and the team didn't disapp...
12:18 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Apple Returns to Its Roots With First Post-WWDC Commercial
Throughout its Worldwide Developers Conference Monday, Apple played up its pride as an American company. It shifted to naming its Mac OS X after California locations, rather than cats — and reve...
12:12 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable Watch the Entire Apple WWDC 2013 Keynote
Monday's keynote event at Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco was packed with news from the Cupertino-based company.Apple fanboys and fangirls were treated to announcements...
12:06 am GMT - Tue, June 11, 2013
Mashable How iTunes Radio Stacks Up Against Pandora, Spotify and Others
Apple announced a new music streaming service on Monday called iTunes Radio, and although the company is already is a huge player in the digital music space, it will now go head-to-head with a whole s...
11:57 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Watch EA's E3 Press Conference Live
Live video for mobile from UstreamLOS ANGELES –- Electronic Arts is taking the stage at 1 p.m. PT/ 4 p.m. ET to show off its newest games for the seasonAt an event that promises to be full o...
11:44 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Relive LeBron James' Epic Dunk Block in Stunning Slow-Mo
At this point, LeBron James on the basketball court is appointment viewing for even the most casual of NBA fans. The world's best player pulls off jaw-dropping feats and puts together dominant overall...
11:28 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable NSA Leaker Edward Snowden: a Timeline
Who is Edward Snowden, the admitted source for multiple outlets' reports on the National Security Agency's surveillance programs? SEE ALSO: 10,000+ People Want Obama to Pardon Edward SnowdenWhile many...
11:05 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable The Evolution of iOS
As we examine iOS 7, we take a look back at how Apple's mobile platform has evolved since its 2007 debutFrom swipe-to-unlock to Siri, the software has introduced dozens of interesting changes over the...
10:58 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Xbox's E3 Keynote: What You Need to Know
LOS ANGELES — Xbox kicked off its E3 keynote Monday with a trailer for Konami’s Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain for Xbox One. At an event Microsoft promised to be full of games, the c...
10:58 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Siri Gets a Male Voice
iPhone users who are all too familiar with the female voice of Siri will be able to opt for a male voice instead.Apple announced at the Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco on Monday new u...
10:53 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Apple Launches iTunes Radio Streaming Music Service
Apple is diving into streaming music with a new service called iTunes Radio, the company announced at its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco today.Similar to Pandora, iTunes Radio...
10:49 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Xbox One Will Be Available in November
During a keynote at the Electronic Entertainment Expo on Monday, Microsoft announced the Xbox One will be available in November for $499.Microsoft first unveiled the console in late May at an event at...
10:37 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Apple Announces iWork for iCloud
Apple showed off iWork for iCloud at WWDC 2013, a version of iWork that runs in the cloud — and in the web browser.iWork for iCloud looks like a cross between Office 365 and Google Docs. It has ...
10:34 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Apple Finally Reveals Redesigned Mac Pro Desktop Computer
Apple announced a completely new Mac Pro at its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco on Monday, and it's a completely new tube-like design packed with power for professional users.T...
10:22 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Apple Unveils iOS 7, 'Biggest Change Since the Original iPhone'
At WWDC 2013, Apple has officially unveiled the next generation of iOS, iOS 7.Apple CEO Tim Cook introduced iOS 7, calling it "the biggest change to iOS since the introduction of the iPhone."SEE ALSO:...
10:15 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable NHL Coach Fired Over Skype
When the NHL's Edmonton Oilers fired head coach Ralph Krueger on Saturday, they did so in decidedly 21st-century fashion: via SkypeKrueger lasted just one season in Edmonton. He led the team to a reco...
10:10 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable iBooks and Apple Maps Come to the Mac
Apple announced that some key iOS apps would be coming to the Mac in OS X 10.9 Mavericks: Apple Maps and iBooks. Both are stand-alone apps that will be downloadable from the Mac App Store.In Maps, fea...
09:58 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Apple Rolls Out New MacBook Air Line
Apple announced on Monday at its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco that its line of MacBook Air line is getting a major refresh.The news comes following a string of rumors that A...
09:40 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Apple Announces OS X Mavericks
At WWDC 2013, Craig Federighi, SVP of software engineering at Apple, unveiled the latest version of OS X, OS X Mavericks.With OS X Mavericks, Apple is moving away from the cat-themed names of the firs...
09:37 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Welcome to Twitter, Hillary Clinton
Twitter's newest user: former Secretary of State and potential presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.While @HillaryClinton has been held since April, Clinton's first tweet came Monday morning:Thanks ...
09:35 pm -04 - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Pandora: iTunes Radio Is 'On Par' With Existing Streaming Services
After Apple introduced iTunes Radio on Monday at the Worldwide Developers Conference, people described the new streaming music service as a "Pandora killer," with some Twitter users proclaiming, "RIP ...
09:29 pm -04 - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable 'Ref Cam' Takes a New Spin on Basketball Games
Before Saturday's basketball game between the Phoenix Mercury and Indiana Fever, WNBA referee Lamont Simpson put on his black slacks and drab officials' shirt. He hung his whistle around his neck and ...
09:23 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Apple Has Paid Developers $10 Billion
Apple now has 575 million accounts on the App Store and has paid its developers $10 billion, CEO Tim Cook said.SEE ALSO: The 25 Best Free iPad AppsThe stats are "more than any store on the Internet we...
09:08 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Twitter, Chase to Offer $1 Million in Free Advertising to Small Businesses
Twitter will give Chase's 4 million small business customers $1 million in free advertising on the platform, the companies announced on Monday.The two were short on details about the program, which wi...
09:02 pm -04 - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Pop Duo Karmin Rings NASDAQ Bell for Twitter Appreciation Day
Look at them now. Pop duo Karmin — whose YouTube cover of Chris Brown's "Look at Me Now" went viral in 2011 and led to a record deal with Epic Records — rang the NASDAQ opening bell alongs...
08:47 pm -05 - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Edward Snowden's Motivation: Internet Freedom
"Governments of the Industrial World, you weary giants of flesh and steel, I come from Cyberspace, the new home of Mind. On behalf of the future, I ask you of the past to leave us alone. You are not w...
08:36 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable 6 Ways to De-Cloud and Avoid Tracking
Many people are scrambling to increase online security after the news of PRISM, a surveillance program that grants the NSA access to users' data on at least nine major websites, leaked last weekBut th...
08:27 pm -04 - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable This Was the Weekend's Best Sports Tweet
Aside from the occasional huge mistake, the Los Angeles Kings (@lakings) have one of the most entertaining Twitter accounts in all of sports. We detailed that in-depth here, and the team didn't disapp...
08:26 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable NBA Players Read Mean Tweets About Themselves
One of the best things about Twitter (and the Internet in general) is its ability to connect us with celebrities, political figures and athletesIn honor of last night's NBA Finals Game 2, the people a...
08:12 pm -05 - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Xbox 360 Will Be Supported for 'Years to Come'
LOS ANGELES — Although the Xbox One has been announced and will arrive in November, the Xbox 360 isn't going anywhere. During its E3 press conference Monday, Microsoft announced a new, slimmer l...
08:12 pm -04 - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Watch the Entire Apple WWDC 2013 Keynote
Monday's keynote event at Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco was packed with news from the Cupertino-based company.Apple fanboys and fangirls were treated to announcements...
08:06 pm -04 - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable How iTunes Radio Stacks Up Against Pandora, Spotify and Others
Apple announced a new music streaming service on Monday called iTunes Radio, and although the company is already is a huge player in the digital music space, it will now go head-to-head with a whole s...
07:58 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Booz Allen Stock Drops 5% After Employee Revealed as NSA Whistleblower
Booz Allen Hamilton is having a tough dayThe contracting firm's stock dropped by as much as 5% in early trading Monday after its employee Edward Snowden revealed himself as the source of leaked inform...
07:57 pm -04 - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Watch EA's E3 Press Conference Live
Live video for mobile from UstreamLOS ANGELES –- Electronic Arts is taking the stage at 1 p.m. PT/ 4 p.m. ET to show off its newest games for the seasonAt an event that promises to be full o...
07:43 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable 10,000Plus People Want Obama to Pardon Edward Snowden
More than 10,000 people have signed a White House petition demanding President Barack Obama pardon NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden.On Sunday, Snowden, 29, identified himself as the source behind the ...
07:29 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable 'Obama Is Checking Your Email' Tumblr Mocks NSA Surveillance Program
Barack Obama is checking your email, so clean up your inbox.Many people freaked over news of NSA's PRISM Internet surveillance program, but one Tumblr decided to take a lighter approach to the scandal...
07:28 pm -04 - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable NSA Leaker Edward Snowden: a Timeline
Who is Edward Snowden, the admitted source for multiple outlets' reports on the National Security Agency's surveillance programs? SEE ALSO: 10,000+ People Want Obama to Pardon Edward SnowdenWhile many...
07:20 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable 10 Gadgets for Your High-Tech Home
There's a reason we flip through Skymall every time we board a flight, dog-earing catalogue pages with giant floating trampolines and vibrating bath mats — we love novelty, and now we expect it ...
07:18 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable 'The Internship' Underwhelms on Opening Weekend
The Internship, the comedy featuring Owen Wilson and Vince Vaughn as fortysomething interns at Google, came in at No. 4 in the box office this weekend, marking an underwhelming launch.The film earned ...
07:18 pm -05 - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Apple Returns to Its Roots With First Post-WWDC Commercial
Throughout its Worldwide Developers Conference Monday, Apple played up its pride as an American company. It shifted to naming its Mac OS X after California locations, rather than cats — and reve...
07:05 pm -04 - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable The Evolution of iOS
As we examine iOS 7, we take a look back at how Apple's mobile platform has evolved since its 2007 debutFrom swipe-to-unlock to Siri, the software has introduced dozens of interesting changes over the...
07:00 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Spike TV's New Tool Measures Online Buzz for Games, Consoles
LOS ANGELES — Spike TV is launching GDEX, the first tool to measure upcoming or newly released video games' social media buzz, at E3 on Monday morning.GDEX, a partnership among Spike, GameTraile...
06:58 pm -04 - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Xbox's E3 Keynote: What You Need to Know
LOS ANGELES — Xbox kicked off its E3 keynote Monday with a trailer for Konami’s Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain for Xbox One. At an event Microsoft promised to be full of games, the c...
06:58 pm -04 - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Siri Gets a Male Voice
iPhone users who are all too familiar with the female voice of Siri will be able to opt for a male voice instead.Apple announced at the Worldwide Developers Conference in San Francisco on Monday new u...
06:53 pm -04 - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Apple Launches iTunes Radio Streaming Music Service
Apple is diving into streaming music with a new service called iTunes Radio, the company announced at its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco today.Similar to Pandora, iTunes Radio...
06:49 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Amazon Expands Grocery Service to L.A.
Amazon announced Monday that it is expanding its AmazonFresh grocery service to Los Angeles, confirming last week's reports.Residents of Los Angeles can now place orders for same-day and early morning...
06:49 pm -04 - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Xbox One Will Be Available in November
LOS ANGELES — During a keynote at the Electronic Entertainment Expo on Monday, Microsoft announced the Xbox One will be available in November for $499.Microsoft first unveiled the console in lat...
06:46 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable 16 Common Mistakes Young Startups Make
Are you working on a startup? If so, I hate to break it to you, but there's a good chance it will fail. In fact, recent research shows that 75% of startups fail (based on a study of 2,000 startups tha...
06:43 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Live From the Apple Keynote: Tim Cook Reveals What's Next
Greetings from the Moscone Center in foggy San Francisco, where Apple CEO Tim Cook takes the stage Monday morning at WWDCApple developers from around the world will bear witness to the company's first...
06:37 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Google's Rumored Waze Wager 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....
06:34 pm -04 - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Apple Reveals Redesigned Mac Pro Desktop Computer
Apple announced a completely new, powerful Mac Pro with a tube-like design at its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in San Francisco on Monday.The new Mac Pro model design is a major departure fr...
06:29 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable Apple's Online Store Goes Down Ahead of WWDC
If there was any doubt that Apple plans to introduce some new products at its Worldwide Developers Conference, it should be gone now.Apple's online store went down Monday morning ahead of the big even...
06:25 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable 10 Tech Accessories Your Dad Will Love
Dads are super supportive — they fix our broken bikes and help us with math homework. Now, you can return the favor and give your digital-savvy dad the support he needs — in the form of te...
06:08 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable 1 in 3 Americans Now Own Tablets, Study Says
More than one in three adult Americans now owns a tablet, more than double the number who owned one just a year ago, according to a study released by the Pew Research Center Tuesday.Pew surveyed 2,252...
06:03 pm GMT - Mon, June 10, 2013
Mashable iRobot’s Ava 500 Robot Is the Office Mate of the Future
Flying to the home office is so 2012. The next big thing is telepresence robots. It’s not a new idea, but iRobot and Cisco’s spin on it, the Ava 500, may be the first viable robotic soluti...
05:58 pm -04 - Mon, June 10, 2013