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09:39 pm GMT - Sun, February 28, 2016
Mashable These jobs get you the most right swipes on Tinder
In November, Tinder introduced the ability to include job and education information on Tinder profiles pulled from Facebook.Now, the company's released a list of the jobs that people are swiping right...
08:40 pm GMT - Sun, February 28, 2016
Mashable Asus Zenfone Zoom's 3x optical zoom disappoints for shooting pics from afar
I cringe every time I watch someone pinch-to-zoom on their smartphone’s screen right before snapping a photo. The seemingly simple act of zooming in on an object, despite what the screen on the ...
07:54 pm GMT - Sun, February 28, 2016
Mashable WhatsApp will no longer work on BlackBerry by the end of 2016
More bad news for BlackBerry: WhatsApp has decided to end support for BlackBerry devices by the end the year.In a blog post, WhatsApp celebrated its seventh birthday and did a little early spring clea...
05:15 pm GMT - Sun, February 28, 2016
Mashable This crazy pen lets you write and draw in any color you want
Imagine being able to draw or write with any color in the world, not just the color(s) of the ink that come with your pen.Say hello to the Scribble Pen, a smart pen with a special ink cartridge and sc...
04:39 pm -05 - Sun, February 28, 2016
Mashable These jobs get you the most right swipes on Tinder
In November, Tinder introduced the ability to include job and education information on Tinder profiles pulled from Facebook.Now, the company's released a list of the jobs that people are swiping right...
03:46 pm GMT - Sun, February 28, 2016
Mashable Report: 4-inch 'iPhone SE' and small iPad Pro will be revealed on March 21
Fans waiting for new Apple goodies will have to wait just a wee bit longer.According to multiple sources, Apple will announce a new 4-inch iPhone and new 9.7-inch iPad on March 21 and not on March 15 ...
03:40 pm -05 - Sun, February 28, 2016
Mashable Asus Zenfone Zoom's 3x optical zoom disappoints for shooting pics from afar
I cringe every time I watch someone pinch-to-zoom on their smartphone’s screen right before snapping a photo. The seemingly simple act of zooming in on an object, despite what the screen on the ...
12:08 pm GMT - Sun, February 28, 2016
Mashable 13 genius ways Slack can help plan your wedding
Even the most simple of weddings between two loving people can become an unwieldy hydra of stress and trauma. The best way to handle this is through open communication and agreeable boundaries, b...
10:46 am -05 - Sun, February 28, 2016
Mashable Report: 4-inch 'iPhone SE' and small iPad Pro will be revealed on March 21
Fans waiting for new Apple goodies will have to wait just a wee bit longer.According to multiple sources, Apple will announce a new 4-inch iPhone and new 9.7-inch iPad on March 21 and not on March 15 ...
07:16 am GMT - Sun, February 28, 2016
Mashable Shark-spotting drones to patrol the skies above Australian beaches
Australian lifesavers work hard to protect beachgoers from hazards such as dangerous rips and sharks, but they are about to get some extra help from the sky.On Sunday, Westpac, which sponsors the...
07:08 am -05 - Sun, February 28, 2016
Mashable 13 genius ways Slack can help plan your wedding
Even the most simple of weddings between two loving people can become an unwieldy hydra of stress and trauma. The best way to handle this is through open communication and agreeable boundaries, b...
02:16 am -05 - Sun, February 28, 2016
Mashable Shark-spotting drones to patrol the skies above Australian beaches
Australian lifesavers work hard to protect beachgoers from hazards such as dangerous rips and sharks, but they are about to get some extra help from the sky.On Sunday, Westpac, which sponsors the...
11:37 pm GMT - Sat, February 27, 2016
Mashable Hollywood stars grab hoverboards as Oscars swag, despite government warnings
With just a day to go before the Oscars ceremony, Hollywood stars are swarming Los Angeles and the various sponsored pre-Oscar gift events being held in the cityBut during at least one such event, som...
11:37 pm GMT - Sat, February 27, 2016
Mashable Hollywood stars grab hoverboards at pre-Oscars party, despite government warnings
With just a day to go before the Oscars ceremony, Hollywood stars are swarming Los Angeles and the various sponsored pre-Oscar gift events being held in the cityBut during at least one such event, som...
11:16 pm -08 - Sat, February 27, 2016
Mashable Shark-spotting drones to patrol the skies above Australian beaches
Australian lifesavers work hard to protect beachgoers from hazards such as dangerous rips and sharks, but they are about to get some extra help from the sky.On Sunday, Westpac, which sponsors the...
10:13 pm +08 - Sat, February 27, 2016
Mashable Here's what the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge offer vs. the competition
The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are Samsung's best smartphones ever, but how do they compare to the best smartphones out there?Samsung isn't re-inventing the wheel here. The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge sport simi...
06:10 pm GMT - Sat, February 27, 2016
Mashable What's new in Android Studio 2.0?
This week, Android Engineer Kenneth Mojica discusses features in the Beta release of Android Studio 2.0To get started, Instant Run is a huge time-saver and makes easy work of changes to your app. Moji...
05:39 pm GMT - Sat, February 27, 2016
Mashable Japanese wooden clock that writes the hour is the most beautiful way to tell time
We sometimes lament the end of days when tinkerers like Leonardo da Vinci crafted amazing gadgets using a mix of art and mechanics, rather than today's computer code. That old-school approach is what ...
04:13 pm GMT - Sat, February 27, 2016
Mashable 5 can't-miss apps: Foodie, Infuse, 'Stack' and more
With Facebook rolling out its redesigned like button to everyone and all of the sweet gadgets coming out of Mobile World Congress, you may have missed some of this week's best new apps.See also: The 6...
02:13 pm GMT - Sat, February 27, 2016
Mashable Here's what the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge offer vs. the competition
The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are Samsung's best smartphones ever, but how do they compare to the best smartphones out there?Samsung isn't re-inventing the wheel here. The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge sport simi...
02:00 pm GMT - Sat, February 27, 2016
Mashable Facebook Reactions: What we 'Love,' 'Angry' and 'Haha' about the new feature
Now that Facebook Reactions are live for everyone, we share our thoughts on the positives and negatives of the new feature and how it fits into the larger Facebook landscape on this episode of MashTal...
01:10 pm -05 - Sat, February 27, 2016
Mashable What's new in Android Studio 2.0?
This week, Android Engineer Kenneth Mojica discusses features in the Beta release of Android Studio 2.0To get started, Instant Run is a huge time-saver and makes easy work of changes to your app. Moji...
12:39 pm -05 - Sat, February 27, 2016
Mashable Japanese wooden clock that writes the hour is the most beautiful way to tell time
We sometimes lament the end of days when tinkerers like Leonardo da Vinci crafted amazing gadgets using a mix of art and mechanics, rather than today's computer code. That old-school approach is what ...
09:39 am -08 - Sat, February 27, 2016
Mashable Japanese wooden clock that writes the hour is the most beautiful way to tell time
We sometimes lament the end of days when tinkerers like Leonardo da Vinci crafted amazing gadgets using a mix of art and mechanics, rather than today's computer code. That old-school approach is what ...
08:13 am -08 - Sat, February 27, 2016
Mashable 5 can't-miss apps: Foodie, Infuse, 'Stack' and more
With Facebook rolling out its redesigned like button to everyone and all of the sweet gadgets coming out of Mobile World Congress, you may have missed some of this week's best new apps.See also: The 6...
06:13 am -08 - Sat, February 27, 2016
Mashable Here's what the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge offer vs. the competition
The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are Samsung's best smartphones ever, but how do they compare to the best smartphones out there?Samsung isn't re-inventing the wheel here. The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge sport simi...
06:00 am -08 - Sat, February 27, 2016
Mashable Facebook Reactions: What we 'Love,' 'Angry' and 'Haha' about the new feature
Now that Facebook Reactions are live for everyone, we share our thoughts on the positives and negatives of the new feature and how it fits into the larger Facebook landscape on this episode of MashTal...
02:17 am +08 - Sat, February 27, 2016
Mashable 3 myths about cloud usage that need a good debunking
Time and again, things we imagine as common knowledge are actually little more than myths and rumours in the tech world. Be it the industry of mobile gadgets, business strategies, BYOD or even the ado...
12:43 am GMT - Sat, February 27, 2016
Mashable Microsoft is ditching Android app ports for Windows Phone
Mobile app developers who wanted to easily port their apps from Android or iOS to Windows 10 devices were in luck when Microsoft announced it created tools to help with that transition last year. But ...
07:43 pm -05 - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable Microsoft is ditching Android app ports for Windows Phone
Mobile app developers who wanted to easily port their apps from Android or iOS to Windows 10 devices were in luck when Microsoft announced it created tools to help with that transition last year. But ...
06:34 pm GMT - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable Why the 2016 Mobile World Congress wasn't just about slick new smartphones
BARCELONA — The 2016 Mobile World Congress has officially drawn to a close, leaving event-goers and tech-watchers alike to take stock of prior days' excitement — the new flagship devices, ...
06:17 pm GMT - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable 3 myths about cloud usage that need a good debunking
Time and again, things we imagine as common knowledge are actually little more than myths and rumours in the tech world. Be it the industry of mobile gadgets, business strategies, BYOD or even the ado...
05:45 pm GMT - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable How to take your floppy disc from 1.4 MB to 128 GB
The year is 2016, and you still have a floppy disc-compatible A drive in your computer. You wouldn’t want to just let that go to waste, would you? But how do you put a 3.5-inch floppy to use whe...
05:23 pm GMT - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable Here's how much the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge will cost
Samsung's Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge will be available globally on March 11In the U.S., the phones can be pre-ordered on AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, Sprint and U.S. Cellular. You've got lots of options fr...
04:08 pm GMT - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable Are Seoul's plans for citywide free Wi-Fi necessary?
When you visit South Korea's capital in 2017, you can expect to hop onto free Wi-Fi in public spaces, including subway trains and buses.That's what the government promised this week, as part of a...
03:10 pm GMT - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable Samsung's 256GB flash memory chips are coming to high-end smartphones
Good news for everyone who constantly has to battle "not enough space" messages on their smartphone: Samsung has announced a 256GB flash embedded memory, aimed specifically for high-end mobile devices...
03:02 pm GMT - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable 5 powerful email apps to use instead of Mailbox, now that it's gone
The day has finally arrived: Mailbox, the once red-hot email startup, is no more. After nearly three years of helping us in our (often futile) quest for inbox zero, Dropbox has officially shut it down...
01:34 pm -05 - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable Why the 2016 Mobile World Congress wasn't just about slick new smartphones
BARCELONA — The 2016 Mobile World Congress has officially drawn to a close, leaving event-goers and tech-watchers alike to take stock of prior days' excitement — the new flagship devices, ...
12:45 pm -05 - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable How to take your floppy disc from 1.4 MB to 128 GB
The year is 2016, and you still have a floppy disc-compatible A drive in your computer. You wouldn’t want to just let that go to waste, would you? But how do you put a 3.5-inch floppy to use whe...
12:23 pm -05 - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable Here's how much the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge will cost
Samsung's Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge will be available globally on March 11In the U.S., the phones can be pre-ordered on AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, Sprint and U.S. Cellular. You've got lots of options fr...
10:48 am GMT - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable Apple used a neat technical trick to make sure its site stays SFW
One of Apple's allures among fans is the company's attention to detail, which often makes its products just a little more thought-out than the products of its competitors — a hidden antenna here...
10:48 am GMT - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable Apple thinks the word 'click' looks a lot like ...
One of Apple's allures among fans is the company's attention to detail, which often makes its products just a little more thought-out than the products of its competitors — a hidden antenna here...
10:17 am -08 - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable 3 myths about cloud usage that need a good debunking
Time and again, things we imagine as common knowledge are actually little more than myths and rumours in the tech world. Be it the industry of mobile gadgets, business strategies, BYOD or even the ado...
10:02 am -05 - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable 5 powerful email apps to use instead of Mailbox, now that it's gone
The day has finally arrived: Mailbox, the once red-hot email startup, is no more. After nearly three years of helping us in our (often futile) quest for inbox zero, Dropbox has officially shut it down...
09:45 am -08 - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable How to take your floppy disc from 1.4 MB to 128 GB
The year is 2016, and you still have a floppy disc-compatible A drive in your computer. You wouldn’t want to just let that go to waste, would you? But how do you put a 3.5-inch floppy to use whe...
07:02 am -08 - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable 5 powerful email apps to use instead of Mailbox, now that it's gone
The day has finally arrived: Mailbox, the once red-hot email startup, is no more. After nearly three years of helping us in our (often futile) quest for inbox zero, Dropbox has officially shut it down...
05:02 am GMT - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable NissanConnect EV app disabled due to security vulnerabality
Bad news for owners of the Nissan LEAF and eNV200 electric vehicles: the NissanConnect EV app (formerly called CarWings) has been disabled due to security concerns.See also: Sorry, Tesla: The world...
02:12 am GMT - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable What if you could print one photo all around the world?
LifePrint has a crazy idea. What if you could not only share a photo through social media — which is so 2015 — but also as a physical print to friends and family around the world, all at o...
12:01 am GMT - Fri, February 26, 2016
Mashable Mercedes is replacing robots with people on the assembly line
Robots might be better at driving than people. They might also be better at solving a Rubik's Cube. Turns out, though, there's still one place in the world where humans still outshine robots: a Merced...
11:11 pm GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable Apple's next iPad will be a smaller iPad Pro, report says
Apple is gearing up to debut a new smaller iPad but it won't be another iPad Air, according to a new report.Instead, the company will show off a smaller iPad Pro during its upcoming March event, 9to5M...
10:32 pm GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable The 10 coolest things we saw at Mobile World Congress
Mobile World Congress isn't as large as CES and there aren't nearly as many product announcements, but that doesn't mean we didn't see some great stuff.The two big products announced at the show were ...
09:15 pm GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable The future (of the Internet) is now at the 2016 SXSW Mashable House
Last year, we broke the Internet. This year, we're building it back up.That's right — it's the Internet of the future. Visit the 2016 Mashable House at SXSW and take a glimpse into the future of...
08:57 pm GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable Zuckerberg calls defacement of Black Lives Matter slogans at Facebook 'deeply hurtful'
Mark Zuckerberg had strong words for Facebook employees after finding out that someone has been crossing out "Black Lives Matter" on the walls at the company's Menlo Park, California, headquarters.In ...
08:14 pm GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable MacBook selfie sticks are even more cringeworthy than photos with an iPad
If you thought taking photos in public with an iPad was embarrassing, you haven’t seen the MacBook Selfie Stick.As the name suggests, it's a selfie stick strong enough to hold a MacBook. But... ...
08:12 pm GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable Tesla increases the range of its vehicles to 500 miles (on a tow truck)
Tesla owners, you can now cancel your AAA membership: Your long-distance tow is on Tesla.See also: Sorry, Tesla: The world’s fastest electric car is made in... Croatia?Tesla Motors announced on ...
08:05 pm GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable Microsoft lines up behind Apple in FBI case
Apple can now count one of its former adversaries as an ally in its legal fight with the FBI.Microsoft President and Chief Legal Counsel Brad Smith testified before Congress today, saying the company ...
08:05 pm GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable Microsoft backs Apple in FBI case
Apple can now count one of its former adversaries as an ally in its legal fight with the FBI.Microsoft President and Chief Legal Counsel Brad Smith testified before Congress today, saying the company ...
06:42 pm GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable The perfect device for writers has yet to be built. Here's what it needs.
The appearance of the Freewrite, a $500 machine that does nothing but cloud-based word processing, was bound to cause howls of protest.You can read all the arguments against the Freewrite in this skep...
06:12 pm -08 - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable What if you could print one photo all around the world?
LifePrint has a crazy idea. What if you could not only share a photo through social media — which is so 2015 — but also as a physical print to friends and family around the world, all at o...
06:12 pm GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable Samsung Pay is now available in China, but it probably won't catch on
Apple Pay rolled out in China last week to a mixed response. Domestic players WeChat Wallet and Alipay have had years to figure out how the Chinese epayments market works, and a new player —...
05:00 pm GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable YouTube has a new tool for blurring moving objects
YouTube is expanding upon its face-blurring feature that it first introduced in 2012, allowing YouTubers to easily blur moving objects.After uploading a video, you can access the new feature through t...
04:58 pm GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable Apple vs. the FBI: Why the stakes have never been higher
The one thing we know about privacy and data security is that we have neither. Those words are more true every day and if a federal judge gets her way, the state of privacy throughout the world is abo...
03:39 pm GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable HTC teases its next flagship smartphone
HTC's next flagship smartphone is coming.The struggling smartphone maker wisely waited until after Samsung announced its Galaxy S7 and LG unveiled its modular G5 at Mobile World Congress to send out a...
02:52 pm GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable Hoverboard graveyard crushes our futuristic dreams
LONDON — People's futuristic transport dreams are in a pile of smoldering rubble after photos of dozens of unsafe hoverboards being destroyed emerged.Surrey County Council tested the hoverboards...
02:01 pm GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable #TBT: 1963 throwback tech typewriter is your bittersweet nightmare
Everyone knows #TBT usually means #ThrowbackThursday, but we at Mashable thought we'd try something different - mashing up our favorite pastime of peering into the past, with another of our favorite t...
10:43 am GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable Even Apple might not be able to crack open its next iPhone
Apple is working on strengthening the iPhone’s security measures, making it even harder for government agencies to break into an encrypted device, the New York Times reports, citing sources clos...
10:00 am GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable Halo cockpits are coming to Formula 1 for the 2017 season
Formula 1 drivers will have an additional level of protection for the 2017 racing season.The motor-racing governing body, the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), announced Wedne...
08:56 am GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable New York City puts up posters banning hoverboards in subways and rail stations
The U.S. Government has declared them unsafe, and the most high profile retailers have rushed to remove them from stores and onlineAnd now New York's Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) has deployed ...
05:20 am GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable The 6 most important things you need to know about Facebook's Reactions
Facebook just got a lot more emotionalThe social network rolled out its long awaited redesign of the like button Wednesday, which added five new sentiments you can use to respond to posts in your News...
03:54 am GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable How to use Facebook Reactions without pissing everyone off
The new Facebook reactions are here and gone are the days of the simple "Like." You can now express your love, anger, laughter, surprise and sadness on your friends' posts. SEE ALSO: With Faceboo...
02:42 am GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable Apple may finally be bringing Siri to the Mac
Apple's OS X may soon get a lot sassier.Later this year, Apple plans to bring its digital assistant, Siri, to OS X, its desktop operating system, according to a new report from 9to5 Mac. The update wi...
01:59 am GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable Tim Cook on FBI fight: 'This case is not about one phone. This case is about the future'
"This case is not about one phone. This case is about the future," Tim Cook said to David Muir on ABC World News Tonight Wednesday"What is at stake here is: Can the government compel Apple to write so...
01:12 am GMT - Thu, February 25, 2016
Mashable No, this isn't the 2020 Ford Bronco. But it should be.
Ford hasn't said that it is going to resurrect the Bronco. However, that hasn't stopped the creative minds at Bronco6G from imagining what the sixth-generation Bronco might look like.See also: Faraday...
10:37 pm GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable This app will give you near real-time alerts whenever deforestation happens
What if you could catch illegal loggers before they swing the ax?Like Tom Cruise in Minority Report — arresting murderers just before they kill — the key is the technology (or weird, genet...
09:37 pm GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable Tim Cook to ABC News: 'We found out about the court filing from the press'
Tonight on ABC News, Tim Cook is talking about the ongoing war of words between Apple and the FBI.The interview, which will air during World News Tonight with David Muir at 6:30 p.m. EST, is Cook's fi...
09:24 pm GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable Sorry, Tesla: The world’s fastest electric car is made in... Croatia?
Croatian carmaker Rimac Automobili apparently couldn't contain itself; it just pulled the digital veil off a car that the company claims is the fastest production electric vehicle in the world.It's ca...
08:26 pm GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable Uber launches motorcycle ride service in Thailand
Using a scooter or motorcycle to get around is one of the most popular modes of transport in Asian cities, and now the Bangkok branch of Uber has decided to add the two-wheeled vehicle to its list of ...
08:14 pm GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable With Facebook Reactions, life just got a lot more complicated
If the goal of Facebook Reactions was complexity, then Facebook has succeeded in spades. Certainly they deserve a “Like.” Or is it a “Love?”Reactions, which finally rolled out ...
07:44 pm GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable Google Docs now lets you edit and format documents with your voice
Google Docs just stepped up its voice features in a big wayNearly six months after introducing voice typing for Google Docs, the company is adding voice commands, which allow you to edit and format do...
06:57 pm GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable The $500 Freewrite word processor is pretentious hipster nonsense
We see a lot of ridiculous tech products our inboxes — everything from a connected toothbrush to a belt that loosens as you eat too much. But the Freewrite, which calls itself the "world's first...
06:34 pm GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable Mighty lets you listen to Spotify on the go, without Wi-Fi or a smartphone
There’s a new portable music player that’s looking to change the game by moving away from typical MP3 syncing and syncing with Spotify instead.Mighty, which is now on Kickstarter, uses you...
05:12 pm -08 - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable No, this isn't the 2020 Ford Bronco. But it should be.
Ford hasn't said that it is going to resurrect the Bronco. However, that hasn't stopped the creative minds at Bronco6G from imagining what the sixth-generation Bronco might look like.See also: Faraday...
03:55 pm GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable Want a refund for your hoverboard? Here's where to go
Hoverboards, also known as self-balancing scooters, have been effectively declared unsafe. To date, no hoverboard with UL certification has been sold in the U.S., which means the ones you already own ...
03:38 pm GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable Walmart and Bed, Bath & Beyond pull hoverboards from stores
The largest retailer in the U.S., Walmart, has joined the ranks of stores backing away from selling hoverboards following the government's notice that the devices are unsafeSee also: U.S. government d...
03:36 pm GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable Here's how to get the new Facebook reactions if you don't see them yet
The new Facebook reactions are finally here — which means you can respond to someone's status with Love, Haha, Wow, Sad and Angry in addition to the familiar, original LikeIf you're not seeing t...
03:01 pm GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable Can't get enough of yourself? Santigold's interactive new video is just for you
Santigold has released a new music video that's perfect for those who enjoy staring in the mirror a little too long, and other acts of gleeful self-absorption.The video, for the aptly titled "Can't Ge...
01:30 pm GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable Will the NEW iPhone 5se (or iPhone 6c) look like this?
A new iPhone might be right around the cornerMashable Senior Tech Correspondent Christina Warren runs through all the rumors about the iPhone 5se (or iPhone 6c), as we show what the next new iPhone co...
01:00 pm GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable The McLaren 570GT promises a relaxing yet insanely fast country drive
McLaren, like Ferrari or Lamborghini, makes some of the finest and fastest cars in the world.McLarens are built for men and women with a lump of magnesium in place of their heart and a king's ransom i...
01:00 pm GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable It looks like a racecar, but the speedy McLaren 570GT is a pretty chill ride
McLaren, like Ferrari or Lamborghini, makes some of the finest and fastest cars in the world.McLarens are built for men and women with a lump of magnesium in place of their heart and a king's ransom i...
01:00 pm GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable Facebook's new Like button is here: Reactions are now available to everyone
Facebook's redesigned Like button is finally here.After months of testing, the social network is finally rolling out reactions to everyone, Facebook announced Wednesday. The update, which includes fou...
10:53 am GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable Xiaomi Mi 5 is a flagship smartphone with a really low price
BARCELONA — Two days removed from the other big smartphone announcements at the Mobile World Congress was Xiaomi’s Mi 5, the company’s first truly global flagship smartphonePresented...
09:00 am GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable How the Internet of Things is becoming the 'Internet of Commerce’
The 29th Mobile World Congress is in full swing, and amid the flurry of new device announcements, the main conversation piece in Barcelona has been the evolution of the Internet of ThingsOf course, th...
09:00 am GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable How to use Low Power Mode on the iPhone to save battery life
Video: Rill Causey, Phil Nolan, Sam Sheffer, Tyler TronsonFor iPhone users who are always low on battery life, there's an easy way to squeeze more power out of your device throughout the day.By flippi...
03:44 am GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable Apple to tell judge in San Bernardino case: Congress must decide
Apple will tell a federal judge this week in legal papers that its fight with the FBI over accessing a locked and encrypted iPhone should be kicked to Congress, rather than decided by courts, The Asso...
01:56 am GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable Jerk human beats up Boston Dynamics robot
When robots inevitably take over the world, remember this video.A new clip released by Alphabet-owned Boston Dynamics in an attempt to show off its robot Atlas left us feeling a little bad for the fac...
01:13 am GMT - Wed, February 24, 2016
Mashable Mercedes' new C43 Coupe is gorgeous and fast but also confusing
Let me ask you a question. What's one less than 63? It's not 62 — if you're going by Mercedes math, that is. No, apparently the answer is 43. As in, the new C43 Coupe, which is the all-new monik...
11:43 pm GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable New app turns the entire world into a giant game of laser tag
You can now turn your smartphone into a laser tag gun, and all you need is an app and a small attachment. Play against other people in local laser tag skirmishes, join a faction and work to control ar...
11:40 pm GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable Smartphones and virtual reality just became inseparable
BARCELONA — Second day in at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, and the journalists are nervously staring at their laptop screens, looking for a theme or a topic to wrap up the week’s...
10:48 pm GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable This $245,495 Range Rover comes with a built-in gun case
Just when you thought you had it all, Land Rover comes out with a luxury SUV that has more than the finest leather and most intricate brightwork; it has a gun case in the rear cargo area.See also: Vol...
10:37 pm GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable Feds greenlight GM's rear camera mirror that gives you a wider, clearer view
How you view the road behind you while you drive is about to changeThe National Highway Traffic Safety Administration approved General Motors' rear camera mirror on Monday, which can display an 80-deg...
09:32 pm GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable What does Bill Gates really think about Apple and the FBI?
Bill Gates' own existential crisis is now out there for all the world to see.The Microsoft co-founder and former CEO now finds himself caught up in the vigorous and ongoing debate over whether or not ...
08:20 pm GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable How to get all of your photos into Google Photos
There's no shortage of ways to store your photos and videos in the cloudAt Mashable, Google Photos has quickly become our favorite online photo and video storage service because it's free and offers u...
07:54 pm GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable Amazon quietly pulls all hoverboards from its site
Here we go again. Months ago, we were the first to report that Amazon had removed Swagway hoverboards from its website, a situation that was reversed soon after with no explanation from the companyBut...
06:43 pm -05 - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable New app turns the entire world into a giant game of laser tag
You can now turn your smartphone into a laser tag gun, and all you need is an app and a small attachment. Play against other people in local laser tag skirmishes, join a faction and work to control ar...
05:00 pm GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable You can now unlock special Snapchat lenses on your birthday
Snapchat just got a little more like FacebookThe app rolled out a new "Birthday Party" feature on Tuesday, which allows you to unlock special Snapchat lenses on your birthday and on the birthdays of f...
04:58 pm GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable Microsoft HoloLens developer document hints at possible release date
Microsoft continues to slowly reveal more and more about its HoloLens augmented reality device, and the latest (albeit inadvertent) peek, aimed at developers, delivers yet another exciting view of mix...
04:41 pm GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable The FBI says the tool it wants Apple to build could remain secret. Would it?
In the ongoing war of words between Apple and the FBI, there 's a lot to unpack.In what is quickly becoming a public-relations war between the Department of Justice and Apple, one of the core issues t...
04:29 pm GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable 12 Pokémon tech accessories to make your gear the very best
If catching Pokémon is your real test, and training them is your cause, then you probably want your gadgets to reflect that.Luckily for you, there are plenty of ways to Poké-ify your gadgets...
03:45 pm GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable Google robot turns your selfies into line-drawn art
BARCELONA — This year's Mobile World Congress is a huge sea smartphones (yay!), networking gear (meh) and people wearing VR headsets (uh...), but in between all the suited-up business folks and ...
03:22 pm GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable Oppo shows a phone that can charge from 0 to 100% in 15 minutes
BARCELONA — Qualcomm's Quick Charge 3.0 technology will let phones with the Snapdragon 820 processor recharge from 0 to 80% in about 35 minutes, but Chinese phone maker Oppo has just announced i...
02:46 pm GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable Bill Gates' response to 'Formation' is underwhelming, unlike Beyoncé
Sure Bill Gates has a lot going on, but one of the habits of successful people is certainly keeping tabs on Beyoncé.Gates talked to Wired about protecting customers' private information from FBI....
02:01 pm GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable The $999 Razer Blade Stealth is here to slay your MacBook Pro
In this week's "Plugged In," Mashable tech corespondent Ray Wong investigates the Razer Blade Stealth laptop. At a starting price of $999 it's a hell of a deal for a laptop, but does it compete with t...
02:00 pm GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable Eero bathes your home in super-charged Wi-Fi
If you have cable, then it’s a good bet your Wi-Fi comes courtesy of the cable producer’s incredibly average modem. Most of them are one or two generations behind the latest Wi-Fi technolo...
01:08 pm GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable These smart glasses could help make flying drones easier and safer
BARCELONA — Flying a drone is hard. Epson's new Moverio BT-300 smart glasses will help make them easier to control.Announced at Mobile World Congress, the BT-300 is Epson's smallest, lightest an...
12:00 pm -05 - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable You can now unlock special Snapchat lenses on your birthday
Snapchat just got a little more like FacebookThe app rolled out a new "Birthday Party" feature on Tuesday, which allows you to unlock special Snapchat lenses on your birthday and on the birthdays of f...
06:02 am GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable Bill Gates sides with FBI over Apple in San Bernardino iPhone case
The latest Silicon Valley heavyweight to pick a side in Apple and the FBI's war of words is Bill Gates, and in a surprising turn, he's backing the law.The Microsoft founder pushed back on Apple CEO Ti...
04:02 am GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable The largest dinosaur ever discovered comes alive in new virtual reality video
This is absolutely one of the best examples of how virtual reality can revolutionize teaching in the very near future. Famed British nature documentarian David Attenborough appears in new VR video fro...
03:44 am GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable Skip Seamless? This app connects people with home cooks.
It's 6 p.m. and you are still on the train headed home. You can't bear another night of greasy restaurant takeout, and there is no way you are cooking for yourself. What you want is a home-cooked meal...
01:39 am GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable Survey: More Americans support FBI than Apple in San Bernardino iPhone case
As the FBI and Apple continue to very publicly exchange words over whether the Cupertino company should have to help law enforcement unlock the iPhone that belonged to one of the shooters in the San B...
01:19 am GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable Wireless charging is finally coming to the Tesla Model S, thanks to an aftermarket manufacturer
Aside from range anxiety, remembering to plug your car in might be the worst part of EV ownership. Thankfully, that might soon be a concern of the past for the Model S thanks to Plugless, an aftermark...
12:27 am GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable How to get Siri to read you any webpage
Siri is full of surprises. She can tell you the weather, launch apps and give you sport scores. She's really funny and can beatbox (sort of).Over the years, she's gotten smarter and smarter, but here'...
12:07 am GMT - Tue, February 23, 2016
Mashable Uber suffers setback in Australia after being banned from the Northern Territory
Uber may have won over Australian states including New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory, but the company is facing a hold out in the far north.On Monday, the government of the Northern...
10:52 pm GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable Target halts the sale of hoverboards on its website
Target, one of the largest retail chains in the U.S., has decided to "pause" the sale of hoverboards on its websiteThe action is being taken in the wake of a notice from the U.S. government last week ...
10:28 pm GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable Swagway does a 180, says its hoverboards are safe to use
Ever since the Consumer Products Safety Commission declared all hoverboards (AKA self-balancing scooters) unsafe unless they have UL certification, retailers, merchants and manufactures have largely r...
09:15 pm GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable If you always get lost in museums or malls, you'll love 3D indoor navigation
BARCELONA — We all use mapping apps to get from one location to another when we're outside, but we could soon use them for indoor navigation, too.At Mobile World Congress on Monday, I got to exp...
08:51 pm GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable Report: EPA asked Volkswagen to build electric models in the U.S. to offset Dieselgate
Last December, a group of electric vehicle and green energy enthusiasts — including Elon Musk — sent an open letter to the head of California Air Resources Board, Mary Nichols, urging the ...
08:51 pm GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable Forget Star Trek — this hybrid car has its own 'warp drive'
Maybe warp speed isn't science fiction after all. This British supercar called the AF10 has its own "warp drive" engine system that allows it to produce 2,080 horsepower.See also: Aston Martin teams w...
08:31 pm GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable I'm a millennial, and I will never give up reading real books
Last summer I was on vacation with my family, watching an episode of Hoarders — as you do — when my dad turned to me and said "This is going to be you, but with books, isn’t it?̶...
08:12 pm GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable Step up your home decor game and 3D print an ancient human skull
Ever felt like cranking up your 3D printer and making fossil recreations suitable for living room décor?Now you can, thanks to a free website under the auspices of Duke University that allows reg...
08:00 pm GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable New Facebook video feature lets you sing — not just write — happy birthday
Facebook is rolling out a way to make wishing "happy birthday" to your friends a little more personal.The company announced a feature on Monday that allows users to record 15-second videos that can be...
07:15 pm GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable Mark Zuckerberg on Apple: 'Encryption should not be blocked'
BARCELONA — Mark Zuckerberg is on Apple's side, but we're still not sure what he'd do if the FBI asked him to help break into a customer's encrypted phone. The Facebook CEO and founder gave...
05:48 pm GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable This photo of Mark Zuckerberg with a VR army is disturbingly Orwellian
The image is delightfully and disturbingly apt: Mark Zuckerberg confidently striding alongside a crowd of seated people all wearing virtual reality headsets, his smile indicating how pleased he is to ...
05:41 pm GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable What will the car of the future look like?
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05:00 pm GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable Snapchat will now let you create custom geofilters for that party or wedding
Anyone can now make Snapchat a more official part of their special events.The company is rolling out a new "on-demand" geofilter that allows people and businesses to pay for custom filters, which will...
04:06 pm GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable We tried out a flexible LCD bracelet, and it was the geekiest thing ever
BARCELONA — You might be able to buy a smartphone with a slightly curvy screen — both LG and Samsung have one — but now a UK company called FlexEnable is working to deliver screens t...
03:18 pm GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable Apple to FBI: Drop this case and let's figure out digital security together
Apple's war of words with the FBI and U.S. government is far from over, but in the latest salvo Apple CEO Tim Cook pressed his case in a letter to Apple employees and in an extensive Q&A page on t...
03:18 pm GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable New Airbus patent shows adjustable benches for passengers of all sizes
Do commercial airplane concepts peek into the future of air travel, or are they just a way for aircraft designers to make current jet designs look relatively comfortable?Without an answer to that ques...
02:32 pm GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable The first phone with a thermal camera tells you how hot you are
BARCELONA — Remember the FLIR One thermal camera that attached to your phone, giving it thermal vision capabilities? A new rugged phone from Cat has a similar camera built in. The comp...
12:45 pm GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable Sony unveils concept devices that adapt to you, including this cute little robot assistant
BARCELONA — Sony's new Xperia X smartphones are slick, but even cooler are the concept products the company unveiled.Building on its rad Life Space UX products, Sony announced at Mobile World Co...
10:12 am GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable Sony's new Xperia X phones focus on better photos and battery life
BARCELONA — The sad reality is Sony's Xperia smartphones just aren't selling, despite having desirable features like a 4K display, long battery life and clean, minimalist designs.Even though its...
05:20 am GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable San Bernardino victims to voice support for FBI in iPhone case
A number of the victims of the San Bernardino attack, which killed 14 people and wounded 22 others, will issue a legal brief in support of the Federal Bureau of Investigation's attempt to make Apple h...
02:43 am GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable FBI: Resetting San Bernardino gunman's iCloud password wasn't a mistake
The FBI has responded to Apple's claim that San Bernardino county officials reset the iCloud password associated with the gunman's iPhone, which prevented the company from recovering information from ...
01:48 am GMT - Mon, February 22, 2016
Mashable Pre-order a Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge in the U.S and get a free Gear VR headset
BARCELONA — Samsung is so serious about accelerating VR's reach, it's giving away a free Gear VR (worth $100) to customers who pre-order its new Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge in the U.S.Samsung announce...
11:41 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable Samsung announces Aussie pricing and dates for Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge
If you're in Australia and hoping to get your hands on one of Samsung's new Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge smartphones, you won't have to wait too long.On Monday, the company announced that the two products wil...
11:34 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable Apple's clash with the FBI will be a tough legal fight
Apple may face an uphill climb in its latest fight with the feds over digital privacy.The company's CEO, Tim Cook, said in a statement on its website Wednesday that Apple opposes a federal court's ord...
10:58 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable Astronaut shows off Microsoft HoloLens augmented reality in space
You probably thought you'd already seen the geekiest moments from the International Space Station (ISS). But astronaut Scott Kelly just upped the ante by pulling off what we think is a first: augmente...
09:57 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable Complying with court order could 'destroy the iPhone as it exists,' Apple's lawyer says
Apple's lead attorney has fired back at critics who say the company should comply with a court ruling ordering Apple to assist the FBI in helping hack into the iPhone belonging to the San Bernardino g...
09:29 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable 5 can't-miss apps: Everalbum, Peach, Being and more
With the U.S government declaring all hoverboards unsafe and tensions mounting between the FBI and Apple, you may have missed some of this week's best new apps.See also: U.S. government declares hover...
08:27 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable First look: Samsung Gear 360 consumer VR camera
The splash-proof Samsung Gear 360 is a tiny, ball-shaped camera that fits in the palm of your hand to record 360-degree VR video. It's similar to the 360Fly, but instead of just one lens, it has twoRe...
08:23 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable Go hands-on with new Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge smartphones
On the newest iteration of Samsung's flagship phones, they've brought back the microSD card slot that allows for expanded storage and a water-resistant design. Plus Samsung has improved everything els...
07:39 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge won't help Samsung much, but the Gear 360 might
Samsung really wants you to know it's listening.Remember last year's Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, the company's best-designed phones ever? Well, Samsung now thinks it understands why you didn't buy them. An...
07:17 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable Is the Valkyrie Co50 a test case for the FAA’s willingness to innovate?
You wouldn’t think that an iPad in an airplane is a big deal, but when it’s used as part of flight control, it’s not only big, it’s verboten.Three months ago, Cobalt aircraft m...
07:09 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable Mark Zuckerberg gives Samsung a pat on the back for the Gear VR
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made a surprise appearance onstage during Samsung's keynote at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona SundayDuring his remarks, Facebook's chief executive spoke about the comp...
07:00 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable Facebook massively boosts 360 virutal reality video resolution
Facebook's big plans for the future of social VR are finally coming into focus.In the two years since Facebook bought Oculus Rift for $2 billion, the company has been busy. It collaborated with Samsun...
06:03 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable Lenovo's smartphone with Dolby sound will only cost $150
BARCELONA — You no longer have to shell out a ton of money for a smartphone with great audioLenovo's Vibe K5 Plus, announced at Mobile World Congress, is a budget phone that comes with Dolby Atm...
06:01 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable Lenovo launches four new Yoga laptops and a tablet
BARCELONA — Sandwiched between major smartphone announcements from LG and Samsung, Lenovo is coming out guns blazing at the Mobile World Congress this year, updating a big part of its Yoga lineu...
06:01 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable Ball-shaped Samsung Gear 360 makes it easy to record your own VR videos
BARCELONA — Samsung wants to own the entire consumer VR ecosystem. The company already sells the Gear VR headset and the smartphones that power it; now it's going to sell a camera to help regula...
06:00 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge bring back all the features the GS6 left out
BARCELONA — The successors to the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge phones are here and they're called, predictably, the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge.Samsung and Android fans will really love the new smart...
05:50 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable The HP Elite x3 is the hero phablet Windows 10 Mobile needs
BARCELONA — Windows 10 Mobile desperately needs a hero and HP's new Elite x3 phablet could be it.Billed by HP as the "ultimate productivity device with the power of a PC," the Elite x3 is the co...
04:57 pm -05 - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable Complying with court order could 'destroy the iPhone as it exists,' Apple's lawyer says
Apple's lead attorney has fired back at critics who say the company should comply with a court ruling ordering Apple to assist the FBI in helping hack into the iPhone belonging to the San Bernardino g...
04:57 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable Here's how much the HTC Vive will cost and what will come in the box
BARCELONA — If you think the Oculus Rift's $599 price tag is a lot of money for a virtual reality headset, you're not going to like how much the HTC Vive is going to cost.HTC announced at Mobile...
04:01 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable LG's ultra lightweight VR headset won't weigh your face down
BARCELONA — Alongside the LG G5 and Rolling Bot, LG also announced the 360 VR, a virtual reality headset that is one-third lighter than other VR headsets and has a 20% sharper display, at Mobile...
03:31 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable ZTE's tablet-projector hybrid wants to replace all your devices
BARCELONA — If you have a smartwatch, a smartphone, a tablet, a laptop and a TV, is there room in your life for any more screens?ZTE believes its new tablet/projector hybrid, called the ZTE Spro...
02:07 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable Huawei MateBook is an ultra-thin, 12-inch tablet/laptop hybrid
BARCELONA — In the weeks leading to the Mobile World Congress — which officially kicks off Monday, Feb. 22 — Huawei teased a stylus-themed announcement. Turns out, the company b...
01:00 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable The LG G5 has a modular design and a bunch of 'friends'
BARCELONA — How would you like to yank the battery out of your smartphone and replace it with another module with some extra functionality, like a high-end audio chip or camera controls? We...
01:00 pm GMT - Sun, February 21, 2016
Mashable LG's ball-shaped robot can amuse your cat with a laser
BARCELONA — We expected a new, modular flagship phone from LG, and we imagined there might be a VR-related gadget in the mix — both turned out to be true — but what we didn't expect ...
08:07 pm GMT - Sat, February 20, 2016
Mashable Toys 'R' Us removes hoverboards from its website
Major toy and game retailer Toys "R" Us has decided to pull hoverboards from its website effectively immediatelySee also: U.S. government declares hoverboards unsafeThe new policy information, obtaine...
07:53 pm GMT - Sat, February 20, 2016
Mashable Inside Samsung 837: Samsung's first North American flagship
Video: Noah ThroopSamsung 837, the Korean giant's first flagship retail space opens on Monday in New York City.Located at 837 Washington Street in the Meatpacking District, the 55,000 square-foot spac...
06:00 pm GMT - Sat, February 20, 2016
Mashable Alcatel's Plus 10 is a 2-in-1 tablet powered by Windows 10
BARCELONA — Looking for a portable Windows 10 tablet 2-in-1 that isn't as large or expensive as the Surface Pro 4 or Surface Book? At Mobile World Congress, Alcatel unveiled the Plus 10, its fir...
06:00 pm GMT - Sat, February 20, 2016
Mashable Alcatel Idol 4 comes in a box that doubles as VR goggles
BARCELONA — How do you innovate in the smartphone space, where the vast majority of devices are essentially large screens with a metal or plastic case?One thing you can do is focus on the packag...
05:10 pm GMT - Sat, February 20, 2016
Mashable Swagway tells consumers to stop using its hoverboards
Following the U.S. government's declaration that hoverboards currently being sold are unsafe, Swagway, one of the most high profile hoverboard brands, is telling consumers to stop using its device"In ...
05:00 pm GMT - Sat, February 20, 2016
Mashable Samsung NYC flagship space: Sneak peek into a new tech playground
Your dream tech store has arrived: the Samsung 837. The new addition to the Samsung family includes everything from a VR tunnel to a selfie station. The space opens Feb. 22.Read more: https://on.mash....
05:00 pm GMT - Sat, February 20, 2016
Mashable Samsung NYC flagship store: Sneak peek into a new tech playground
Your dream tech store has arrived: the Samsung 837. The new addition to the Samsung family includes everything from a VR tunnel to a selfie station. The space opens Feb. 22.Read more: https://on.mash....
02:30 pm GMT - Sat, February 20, 2016
Mashable What I learned from my entire outfit of wearable tech
Everything from my hat to my underwear contained some form of tech.Fashion and tech have a complicated relationshipWhile it's becoming clear the two are destined to be soul mates — more des...
02:04 pm GMT - Sat, February 20, 2016
Mashable 10 creative ways families can use Slack
Swedish developer and nerd dad supreme, Peter Fjallstrom recently published a list of all the ways his family uses Slack, the integrated messaging system that claims to end email. Fjallstrom uses code...
01:00 pm -05 - Sat, February 20, 2016
Mashable Alcatel Idol 4 comes in a box that doubles as VR goggles
BARCELONA — How do you innovate in the smartphone space, where the vast majority of devices are essentially large screens with a metal or plastic case?One thing you can do is focus on the packag...
12:10 pm -05 - Sat, February 20, 2016
Mashable Swagway tells consumers to stop using its hoverboards
Following the U.S. government's declaration that hoverboards currently being sold are unsafe, Swagway, one of the most high profile hoverboard brands, is telling consumers to stop using its device"In ...
12:00 pm -05 - Sat, February 20, 2016
Mashable Samsung NYC flagship store: Sneak peek into a new tech playground
Your dream tech store has arrived: the Samsung 837. The new addition to the Samsung family includes everything from a VR tunnel to a selfie station. The space opens Feb. 22.Read more: https://on.mash....
09:04 am -05 - Sat, February 20, 2016
Mashable 10 creative ways families can use Slack
Swedish developer and nerd dad supreme, Peter Fjallstrom recently published a list of all the ways his family uses Slack, the integrated messaging system that claims to end email. Fjallstrom uses code...
02:02 am GMT - Sat, February 20, 2016
Mashable Apple: San Bernardino County screwed up the iPhone the FBI wants us to fix
Apple's big fight with the Federal Bureau of Investigation could have been avoided if one government employee had kept his hands off the phoneAccording to a senior Apple executive, the company has bee...
10:20 pm GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable Maserati just unveiled a diesel-powered SUV (yes, really)
It's undeniable that Maseratis are some of the most beautiful cars on the road, from the two-door GranTourismo to the Quattroporte long-body sedan. Now there's a new great Italian beauty in the family...
08:23 pm GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable U.S. government FINALLY made a ruling on hoverboard safety
No hoverboard currently on the market can be deemed safe. That's the startling conclusion the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) reached after its months-long investigation into the safety...
07:59 pm GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable Apple vs. the FBI: This is digital security on trial
The legal battle between Apple and the FBI will have enormous implications for years to come.See also: If Apple loses to the FBI, we're all screwedOn this episode of MashTalk, we explain what exactly ...
07:22 pm GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable U.S. Justice Department files motion to compel Apple to cooperate with FBI
The Department of Justice on Friday filed a motion to compel Apple to help the FBI break into an iPhone used by a gunman in the San Bernardino attack in DecemberThe motion comes three days after a fed...
06:09 pm GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable Your hoverboard isn't safe: What you need to do now
Every single hoverboard — AKA self-balancing scooter — sold in the U.S. is unsafe. It doesn't matter if you paid $200 or over $1,000, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) sai...
05:56 pm GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable Volvo will let you unlock and start your car with your smartphone
I know I've held a more than a few bulky key fobs in my hand and wondered aloud why my phone couldn't simply unlock the car. Clearly, Volvo had the same thoughts.See also: Volvo's all-new V90 wagon is...
05:56 pm GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable Volvo will let you unlock, start your car with your smartphone — no key required
I know I've held a more than a few bulky key fobs in my hand and wondered aloud why my phone couldn't simply unlock the car. Clearly, Volvo had the same thoughts.See also: Volvo's all-new V90 wagon is...
05:56 pm GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable You'll soon be able to unlock, start your Volvo with your smartphone — no key required
I know I've held a more than a few bulky key fobs in my hand and wondered aloud why my phone couldn't simply unlock the car. Clearly, Volvo had the same thoughts.See also: Volvo's all-new V90 wagon is...
04:52 pm GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable Here's what the 'i' in iPhone means
We’ve been seeing it for years. The iMac, iPod, iTunes, iPhone, iPad — the omnipresent “i” prefix has marked most Apple products since the release of the iMac in 1998. But why?...
03:00 pm GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable U.S. government declares hoverboards unsafe
No hoverboard currently on the market can be deemed safe.That's the startling conclusion the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) reached after its months-long investigation into the safety ...
01:44 pm GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable Three starting to block ads at network level in UK and Italy
LONDON — Mobile company Three is becoming the first European carrier to introduce ad blocking at a network level, giving digital advertisers more headaches.Three will start the ad blocking on it...
01:44 pm GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable European carrier starting to block ads at network level in UK and Italy
LONDON — Mobile company Three is becoming the first European carrier to introduce ad blocking at a network level, giving digital advertisers more headaches.Three will start the ad blocking on it...
01:30 pm GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable Can I develop VR apps on the web?
In this Ask A Dev, web developer Alex Wasner dives into the many resources and precautions of developing a VR experience on the web platform. Whether you want a 360-degree video on your website or you...
01:14 pm GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable HSBC giving UK customers voice recognition access to bank accounts
LONDON — If remembering a bunch of different passwords is something you find challenging, you may welcome this decision to roll out other ways to access your bank accountPeople who bank with HSB...
08:42 am GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable Too many people try to sign up on Apple Pay's first day in China
A huge rush of people signed up for Apple Pay on Thursday when the payment service debuted in China, resulting in system errors for users.It seems the sheer number of users was too much for Apple's ba...
07:40 am GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable Court action launched against Pirate Bay in Australia
Village Roadshow and Australian cable television provider, Foxtel, are behind separate court actions to have torrent websites such as Pirate Bay blocked in Australia.It is the first action of its kind...
06:24 am GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable Google lets you spread your diverse love on a world map
Google is letting you share your love with the world.The Internet giant released a custom map called Places of Pride, which allows people attending a Pride event this Sunday to add rainbow Pride Pins ...
05:45 am GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable Microsoft wants you to one day Skype the DMV
Technology may soon eliminate one of the most-hated human experiences: the line at the DMVMicrosoft is developing a program that could allow users to make authenticated video calls with government age...
03:23 am GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable Facebook plans to put ads inside Messenger, report says
Facebook may be looking at new ways to monetize Messenger.The social network plans to start putting ads inside of its messaging platform, according to a new report from TechCrunch. The ads could launc...
02:37 am GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable Scissors-paper-rock on HipChat will solve every office argument
Atlassian is about to disrupt your work day.The Australian company, which recently went public on the American Stock Exchange, has announced they will be integrating scissors-paper-rock into HipChat, ...
02:21 am GMT - Fri, February 19, 2016
Mashable Instagram may be rethinking how it shows likes
Instagram may soon be changing the way you see likes.The company is testing a new feature that causes all likes to appear as numbers, even if a photo has fewer than 11 total likes. Previously, photos ...
10:53 pm GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable Apple fixes 'Error 53' and apologizes to customers for bricking iPhones
Apple is apologizing — and fixing — the "Error 53" bug that left some iPhone devices brickedThe basic problem occurs if your iPhone 6 or 6 Plus home button is repaired anywhere other than ...
10:05 pm GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable This patent might reveal details about Lamborghini's new limited-edition hypercar
Lamborghini is reportedly planning an all-new, limited-edition carbon-fiber clad hypercar called the Centenario, in honor of the brand's 100th anniversary. And these recently discovered patent images ...
09:25 pm GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable This drone has bat-like wings that morph with changing air conditions
Funny thing is, it kind of looks like a Batman vehicle.Researchers at the University of Southampton have announced successful flight tests for a new kind of biologically inspired aircraft wing. Intend...
09:21 pm -05 - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable Instagram may be rethinking how it shows likes
Instagram may soon be changing the way you see likes.The company is testing a new feature that causes all likes to appear as numbers, even if a photo has fewer than 11 total likes. Previously, photos ...
08:57 pm GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable Volvo's all-new V90 wagon is the future hipster car of choice
Good news, irony-loving hipsters: the Volvo wagon is back. Sure, you might not be able to afford it for 30 years. But it's nice to know what you'll be running into the ground in the future, right?See ...
07:28 pm GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable Facebook Live video streaming is rolling out globally
Facebook’s new “Live” video feature is beginning its expansion outside the U.S. and into other countries around the world.Facebook Live allows you to broadcast live video on your iPh...
07:14 pm GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable 5 elegant wine apps to pair with your buzz
Thursday is National "Drink Wine" Day and if you needed more invitation than that, you should probably check your pulse. SEE ALSO: Upside down wine glass lets you look even less soberHere are a f...
06:20 pm GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable Commercial drones are flying off the shelves and into the hands of armed groups
In the wrong hands, sometimes a toy can become a weaponCommercial drones are fast becoming a favorite gadget of armed non-state actors and terrorist groups, which are increasingly using them in combat...
06:04 pm GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable iPad Pro reinvents the old-school fashion sketch
Before DSLRs and smartphones, fashion editors and buyers used to sketch their favorite runway looks with pencils and paper during fashion shows. SEE ALSO: Fitbit and PUBLIC SCHOOL reveal collabor...
04:56 pm GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable The face of Android will completely change this weekend
Something cool is happening this weekend: Nearly all the big Android smartphone makers are launching a top-of-the-line model, a "flagship" in mobile-world parlance.Yep, we're talking Samsung and LG, b...
04:39 pm GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable Two skiers hit the slopes in LED snowsuits and it looks so, so awesome
After the insane amount of snow that hit the U.S. over the past week and reports of more to come, the powder is bound to be fresh for skiiers and snowboarders hitting the mountain this weekend.If you ...
02:18 pm GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable Skype group video calls are now free on iOS and Android
Skype's free group video calls have finally landed on mobile.The company rolled out a long-awaited update that adds the feature to Skype's iOS and Android apps. Group video calls are available in Nort...
02:00 pm GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable Running out of storage is a thing of the past with the Nextbit Robin phone
As exciting as all new smartphones are — oh look, they're shiny and new and have faster everything — they're equally as boring now. There's an uninspiring genericness to all smartphones &#...
01:54 pm GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable 3 key ways India’s tech community is empowering women
Statistics can be depressing. Take these, for example: only 30% of India’s tech force is made up of women, with a meager 36% of this pool promoted to supervisory positions.Statistics can also be...
12:45 pm GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable Russian space robot offers look at rise of 'Terminator' style military droids
You're right, that robot in the photo does look like a Terminator robot. And that's probably not an accidentRussian officials have been working for years to get a new breed of military robots up and r...
10:17 am GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable Freedom 251, the world's cheapest smartphone, runs into trouble
Since the announcement of its launch, the Freedom 251 has generated considerable excitement for being the world's cheapest smartphone at just Rs 251 ($4). However since its high-profile launch yesterd...
07:58 am GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable You can play with this 4D model of a guy named Tim
Following up on its use of 3D scanning to bring thousands of interactive 3D models to your computer, Sketchfab is taking a foray into the fourth dimension: time.In a collaboration with TimeSlice Films...
07:43 am GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable Canon revamps its best point-and-shoot without hiking up its price
The PowerShot G7 X, Canon's best point-and-shoot camera, is now even better.The new G7 X Mark II is still a great camera for taking selfies and vlogging thanks to its 3-inch touchscreen that flips a f...
07:33 am GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable ReFlex is the smartphone that you're allowed to bend
There is a smartphone being developed that you can bend, and no, not like the iPhone 6 Plus.ReFlex uses a Flexible OLED display from LG, similar to some of the rollable screens recently shown at CES t...
04:00 am GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable Canon EOS 80D gives budding filmmakers even more performance
Declining DSLR sales aren't enough to stop Canon from pumping out updated versions of its DSLR workhorse cameras.Canon's new prosumer EOS 80D is the successor to the 70D DSLR, a camera that made it ea...
03:40 am GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable Aston Martin teams with Faraday Future to make Tesla competitor
Well, things just got a lot more interesting in the electric vehicle world. Aston Martin and Chinese company LeEco announced Wednesday evening that they were combining forces to create a new all-elect...
03:03 am GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable Developing Concorde, the first supersonic passenger jet
October 1963A wooden mockup of the Concorde nose and cockpit under construction at Filton factory in Bristol.Image: Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone/Getty ImagesWhen, in 1947, the U.S. Air Force’s...
02:58 am -05 - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable You can play with this 4D model of a guy named Tim
Following up on its use of 3D scanning to bring thousands of interactive 3D models to your computer, Sketchfab is taking a foray into the fourth dimension: time.In a collaboration with TimeSlice Films...
02:55 am GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable The FBI wants Apple to create an iPhone backdoor: Here's how it's possible
A federal court judge has ordered Apple to assist the FBI with unlocking an iPhone used by one of the attackers responsible for the December mass shooting in San Bernardino, California.Apple, for its ...
01:57 am GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable Google's Chromecast and Chromecast Audio finally arrive in Australia
It's been five long months, but the new Google Chromecast and Chromecast Audio have finally landed in Australia.On Thursday, Google announced the products would be available to purchase Down Under. As...
01:14 am GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable Apple vs. the FBI explained, how this case might affect your iPhone
Apple and the U.S. government are at odds over a federal judge's order to help the FBI unlock the iPhone of a gunman, who along with his wife killed 14 people in San Bernardino, California. But what i...
12:43 am GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable After judge's order, tech giants are (mostly) silent on iPhone backdoor
The encryption debate is once again heating up but tech companies are mostly remaining silentA judge ordered Apple to help the FBI hack into the iPhone of the San Bernardino shooter who killed 14 in D...
12:43 am GMT - Thu, February 18, 2016
Mashable Google CEO says iPhone backdoor could set 'troubling precedent,' other tech giants stay mum
While most tech companies are staying silent as the encryption debate heats up once more in the wake of a judge ordering Apple to hack a mass shooter's iPhone, a handful have come out in support of th...
11:46 pm GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable Husband and wife drag race battle pushes 2 Teslas to the limit
There are lots of ways for a couple to bond: Cooking together, traveling or even taking dance classes. However, this Florida couple from the website Drag Times just bonded over drag racing a Tesla Mod...
11:46 pm GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable Husband and wife's drag race battle pushes 2 Teslas to the limit
There are lots of ways for a couple to bond: Cooking together, traveling or even taking dance classes. However, this Florida couple from the website Drag Times just bonded over drag racing a Tesla Mod...
11:44 pm GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable Your favorite 'The Force Awakens' characters have finally gone LEGO
Lego has been cranking out Star Wars-themed sets for years, but the latest ones from the new Force Awakens film haven't been seen in its full glory until now.Photos and more on the Lego debut: https:/...
11:14 pm GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable Can you hear that? Jaguar's 575-horsepower F-TYPE SVR is coming.
If I've ever had one complaint with the Jaguar F-TYPE sports Coupe (and Convertible) it is that it has never been fast enough. Wait. No, that's not it. It's that I can't afford one.Nevertheless, Jagua...
09:57 pm GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable If Apple loses to the FBI, we're all screwed
Forget the technology. If the FBI successfully forces Apple to create a new OS just to brute-force hack its own product, it’s the first step through a very dark one-way door — for all of u...
09:53 pm GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable Watch a hero in a pickup truck pull a 50,000 lb. semi out of the snow
Sometimes, overcoming your hurdles just takes a bit of confidence — and perhaps a pickup truck.A video on Time Warner Cable News' website shows Chris Johnson, a welder from Byron, New York, usin...
08:40 pm GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable The pocket piano: What Bon Iver, Taylor Swift and the Flaming Lips have in common
The Pocket Piano by Critter and Guitari is a powerful synthesizer that you can play on the go. It's also the secret ingredient behind a lot of songs made by everyone from Taylor Swift to Bon Iver to O...
08:38 pm GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable You can now get all the benefits of Gmail on your other email accounts
If you like all the features of Gmail but don’t want to go through the hassle of creating a whole new email address, now you can "Gmailify" your old email accounts.Google announced on Wednesday ...
08:31 pm GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable Edible spoons. Game over, people.
Say goodbye to dirty dishes and hello to the food delivery vehicle of your dreams. SEE ALSO: The coolest kitchen gadgets of 2015The Edible Spoon Maker cooks spoons out of any dough you place...
06:08 pm GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable Twitter officially rolls out its new searchable GIF library
Twitter’s GIF library is finally here.Following a limited testing of a new GIF button more than a week ago, Twitter announced it is rolling out its new GIF search feature to users on all platfor...
04:04 pm GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable Donald Trump slams Apple over San Bernardino iPhone: 'Who do they think they are?'
Donald Trump, the GOP frontrunner in this year's presidential race, aimed his colorful line of political commentary on Wednesday at a new target: Apple and its struggle to maintain the security of the...
03:12 pm GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable Is Samsung Galaxy S7 really water resistant? 'Leaked' video says yes and no
Worst kept secret in tech doesn't even begin to describe the upcoming Samsung's Galaxy S7.After leaked images, specs, prices and other info (somehow, there's even a llama involved), now we've got the ...
09:20 am GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable Tim Cook: Building a backdoor into the iPhone is 'too dangerous'
Should tech companies provide governments with backdoors to their products, enabling them to bypass encryption and access people's personal data? Apple's answer is a resolute no. On Tuesday, Appl...
08:34 am GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable Instagram rolls out two-factor authentication to improve security
Instagram's popularity continues to grow, and the social network has started to roll out two-factor authentication to help prevent security breaches.Until now, logging into Instagram only required a u...
08:34 am GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable Instagram now has two-factor authentication to improve security
Instagram's popularity continues to grow, and the social network has started to roll out two-factor authentication to help prevent security breaches.Until now, logging into Instagram only required a u...
08:15 am GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable Bye, bye, banker: New Monopoly game goes cashless with electronic payments
Monopoly fans: your days of fighting over who has to be the banker may soon be over.Hasbro showed off a new version that eliminates both the game's signature paper money and the banker position. In th...
07:39 am GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable The first TEDx Talk is happening on a plane, but you weren't invited
Who doesn't want to get inspired while flying over the Pacific Ocean sipping a Bellini? Qantas flight QF73 is travelling from Sydney, Australia to San Francisco, California Wednesday afternoon packed ...
07:15 am GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable The world's cheapest smartphone is cheaper than expected, launches in India for $4
A little-known Indian company is launching the cheapest smartphone in the world today. The Freedom 251, manufactured by Ringing Bells, is priced at just Rs 251 (under $4). Affordable and feature-rich,...
03:37 am GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable Scientists are getting closer to 3D printing you a new ear if you lose one
3D printing has helped us make plastic knick knacks, phone cases, action figures and braces for broken arms. And now it can help make you a new ear.Researchers from Wake Forest Institute for Regenerat...
03:29 am GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable The 'Superman memory crystal' could hold the future of data storage
Scientists at the University of Southampton are offering a tantalizing look into a new type of technology that could be be the future of data storage.The new technology, dubbed "Superman memory crysta...
01:52 am GMT - Wed, February 17, 2016
Mashable Apple ordered to help FBI hack San Bernardino shooter's iPhone
A judge ordered Apple Tuesday to help the FBI unlock the iPhone of a gunman who along with his wife killed 14 people in San Bernardino, California in December, even after Apple said months ago its han...
11:24 pm GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable The BMW M2 is here, but does it live up to its legendary badge? Let's try it out.
Mashable Transportation Reporter Nick Jaynes takes BMW's latest car out for a spin. The BMW M2 is the newest from the motorsports division, but can it live up to its legendary badge?Nick's full review...
11:16 pm GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable Sports Illustrated lets swimsuit issue fans meet the models in virtual reality
Figuring out ways to innovate print magazines in the digital era can be tough, but Sports Illustrated may have cracked the code with its latest attempt: a virtual reality viewer built into the magazin...
11:04 pm GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable Hackers demand $3.4 million in Hollywood hospital data attack
The computer system of a Hollywood hospital is being held ransom for $3.4 million, according to BBC.The staff at Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center has been offline for more than a week due to a &#...
11:01 pm GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable Chopping the top off the MINI Cooper simply ups its fun quotient
I figure if you're thinking about the MINI Cooper Convertible, you're going to want to know about its fun-ness. I am pleased to report it is very much fun. That's because it takes the potent twee aspe...
11:00 pm GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable Drivers with trust issues won't like the formidable BMW M2 Coupe
"Trust the grip, Nick ... just trust it!" I shouted to myself as I threw the BMW M2 Coupe into the 90-degree Rainey Curve on the Laguna Seca racetrack at speeds well in excess of 90 mph.With a swift t...
09:30 pm GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable Virtual reality, smart tech and drones are coming to your local toy store
NEW YORK — Soon a visit to the local toy store will feel like you've been transported to Silicon Valley.Selfie drones, virtual reality headsets and simulated art farms are just a few of the most...
08:53 pm GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable Nissan built self-parking chairs because pushing yours around is too hard
Japan prides itself on making nearly every aspect of everyday living more convenient through technology, but we never could have seen this one coming: self-parking chairs! Posted to Nissan's YouTube p...
08:11 pm GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable Instagram bug on Android lets other users see your direct messages
Update 2/16 4 p.m.A spokesperson for Instagram told Mashable that the bug has been fixed.Instagram’s new feature allowing multiple accounts comes with a caveat for Android users: there’s a...
07:54 pm GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable What does this llama know about the Samsung Galaxy S7 that we don't?
Samsung might be having a little too much fun with the unveiling of its next flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S7.In its latest bit of pre-release hype, Samsung marched a llama by the name of Kuzco thro...
07:43 pm GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable The top 5 spots in the world to work from
Imagine if you could leave the parameters of your desk and work from wherever you wanted in the world. Well thanks to the new HP Spectre x2, that dream is now closer than ever. The Spectre x2 is HP's ...
06:52 pm GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable How to switch on Siri's secret reading powers
Need to read a web page but your hands are full? Don't fret, Siri is here to helpMashable Tech Correspondent Ray Wong shows you how to unlock the secret reading powers of your iPhone's most loyal pers...
04:30 pm GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable Tricked into setting your iPhone back to 1970? Apple has a fix coming
An unfortunate iPhone rumor led some users to set the system date on their devices to 1970 in search of an Easter egg — resulting in a smartphone that doesn't work at all.Apple has acknowledged ...
04:08 pm GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable Mattel's ThingMaker brings 3D printing to iconic '60s toy
NEW YORK — Mattel's ThingMaker was the original at-home maker device of the 1960s, but now the company is giving it a modern reboot, allowing kids to design their own toys within an app and then...
04:07 pm GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable American Airlines thinks its Wi-fi could be faster, too
If you've been on an American Airlines flight recently and thought the Wi-Fi could have been better, the airline agrees with you.American filed a suit in district court in Texas last week, claiming it...
03:33 pm GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable Apple Pay set to debut in China on Feb. 18
Apple Pay will launch in China on Thursday, Feb. 18, one of Apple's partner banks revealed on Chinese social media.A chatbot for the China Guangfa Bank disclosed the date on an official acco...
03:05 pm GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable Xiaomi will help you name that song you can't stop humming
We've all been there: You have a song stuck in your head, but you don't know the lyrics, so you can't look it up.Soon, you'll be able to hum the tune into your Xiaomi phone — and hopefully, it w...
03:00 pm GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable Do you really need a VR bike to pedal through video games?
In this week's Plugged In, Mashable Tech Correspondent Ray Wong takes the VirZOOM virtual reality bike for a spin, with some mixed results. Read more...More about Bike, Technology, Virtual, Virtual Re...
11:17 am GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable A smartphone priced at $7 is launching in India tomorrow
An Indian handset maker is ready to launch the country's cheapest smartphone under Rs 500 ($7), which could be a game changer in one of the world's fastest growing smartphone markets. Called Freedom 2...
12:46 am GMT - Tue, February 16, 2016
Mashable Apple Music will stream at the Met's new fashion technology exhibition
NEW YORK – With Apple sponsoring this year’s Met Gala, it was only expected that the Cupertino-based company would be in charge of the music as well. On Monday’s Metropolitan Museum ...
08:35 pm GMT - Mon, February 15, 2016
Mashable Barbie's Dreamhouse is now a full-on smart home, complete with Wi-Fi
We're still a few years away from the average person embracing a fully-connected smart home, but Barbie is an early adopter. Mattel unveiled at the 2016 International Toy Fair in New York City The Hel...
04:46 pm -08 - Mon, February 15, 2016
Mashable Apple Music will DJ all over the Met's new fashion technology exhibition
NEW YORK – With Apple sponsoring this year’s Met Gala, it was only expected that the Cupertino-based company would be in charge of the music as well. On Monday’s Metropolitan Museum ...
04:27 pm GMT - Mon, February 15, 2016
Mashable Lenovo teases 'gorgeous' new smartphone with Dolby sound
Following smartphone teasers from LG, and Samsung, Lenovo decided it doesn't want to be left behind. On Friday, a company Twitter account posted a teaser image of an upcoming smartphone, schedule...
02:27 pm GMT - Mon, February 15, 2016
Mashable See the new Lego 'Ghostbusters,' 'Doctor Who' and 'Angry Birds' sets up close
NEW YORK — All eyes may be on the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens Lego sets at the 2016 Toy Fair this week, but that's not the only Lego franchise that'll set off your geek radar.Lego is showin...
10:51 am GMT - Mon, February 15, 2016
Mashable LG's new phones each come with one specialty
Smartphone manufacturers usually have one or two high-end models (often called "flagships"), several mid-range devices, which are just like flagships, only with overall weaker specs, and a few entry-l...
07:03 am GMT - Mon, February 15, 2016
Mashable Company gives away free data, so users download 1,841 terabytes
Phone company giveth, customers taketh.Australian telecommunications company Telstra made good on a promise on Sunday, giving mobile customers a day of free data as part of an apology for the outages ...
06:46 am GMT - Mon, February 15, 2016
Mashable Kanye West adds Google co-founder Larry Page to his quest for cash
A seemingly playful Twitter rant from Kanye West on Sunday that vaguely suggested that he wanted $1 billion from Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg turned out to be the truthHours after posting the original m...
04:56 am GMT - Mon, February 15, 2016
Mashable Valentine's Day is also the birthday of your favorite 'Blade Runner' android
You already know it's Valentine's Day and, if you're lucky, you got to spend it with your true love. But you might not realize that it's also the birthday of one very special woman, er, replicant R...
02:51 am GMT - Mon, February 15, 2016
Mashable 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Lego set makes its debut
NEW YORK — Lego has been cranking out Star Wars-themed sets for years, but the latest ones from the new Force Awakens film haven't been seen in its full glory until now.Lego is showing off scene...
02:51 am -08 - Mon, February 15, 2016
Mashable LG's new phones each come with one specialty
Smartphone manufacturers usually have one or two high-end models (often called "flagships"), several mid-range devices, which are just like flagships, only with overall weaker specs, and a few entry-l...
02:03 am -05 - Mon, February 15, 2016
Mashable Company gives away free data, so users download 1,841 terabytes
Phone company giveth, customers taketh.Australian telecommunications company Telstra made good on a promise on Sunday, giving mobile customers a day of free data as part of an apology for the outages ...
12:05 am GMT - Mon, February 15, 2016
Mashable Grab your galentines, this app connects female friends
It can be difficult trying to develop friendships when you're an adult. There's no school recess forcing you make friends.New app Hey! Vina is a Tinder-like app that lets women swipe their way to...
11:56 pm -05 - Sun, February 14, 2016
Mashable Valentine's Day is also the birthday of your favorite 'Blade Runner' android
You already know it's Valentine's Day and, if you're lucky, you got to spend it with your true love. But you might not realize that it's also the birthday of one very special woman, er, replicant R...
10:46 pm -08 - Sun, February 14, 2016
Mashable Kanye West adds Google co-founder Larry Page to his quest for cash
A seemingly playful Twitter rant from Kanye West on Sunday that vaguely suggested that he wanted $1 billion from Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg turned out to be the truthHours after posting the original m...
08:56 pm -08 - Sun, February 14, 2016
Mashable Valentine's Day is also the birthday of your favorite 'Blade Runner' android
You already know it's Valentine's Day and, if you're lucky, you got to spend it with your true love. But you might not realize that it's also the birthday of one very special woman, er, replicant R...
08:52 pm GMT - Sun, February 14, 2016
Mashable Where the #[email protected]&%*! are all the books?! On my Kindle.
People love physical books. They even prefer them over ebooks. Studies say this and bibliophiles believe it.But it’s just not true. Ebooks, whether on an ereader, an iPad or a smartphone, are a ...
07:16 pm GMT - Sun, February 14, 2016
Mashable Gamified drones will be one of the biggest toy trends of the year
NEW YORK — Drones have been a hot but controversial topic in the tech space for quite some time, but following the trend of whatever's popular among adults — from cars to mobile devices &#...
06:51 pm -08 - Sun, February 14, 2016
Mashable 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Lego set makes its debut
NEW YORK — Lego has been cranking out Star Wars-themed sets for years, but the latest ones from the new Force Awakens film haven't been seen in its full glory until now.Lego is showing off scene...
05:30 pm GMT - Sun, February 14, 2016
Mashable 5 can't-miss apps: 'Alto's Adventure,' Fetch, Serato Pyro and more
With Twitter rolling out its biggest timeline change yet and Facebook hitting a roadblock on its Free Basics initiative, you may have missed some of this week's best new appsSee also: The 100 best iPh...
04:30 pm GMT - Sun, February 14, 2016
Mashable Acer's Chromebook R11 is a cheap 2-in-1 convertible that's not too shabby
You get home from a long day of work, plop down on the couch and reach for the nearest gadget. For some of us that’s the phone, for others a tablet, and more and more often that’s a Chrome...
04:12 pm GMT - Sun, February 14, 2016
Mashable 10 coolest toys at the 2016 Toy Fair (so far)
NEW YORK — Whether you’re a kid or a kid at heart, you can never be too old for toys.With the 2016 International Toy Fair in town this weekend, Mashable was treated to a preview of some of...
10:26 pm GMT - Sat, February 13, 2016
Mashable An up-close look at Barbie's new curves and complexions
NEW YORK — Barbie received a dose of body proportion reality last month when parent company Mattel announced three new body types would be coming to the iconic doll later this year.But at the 20...
09:44 pm GMT - Sat, February 13, 2016
Mashable What that scary new red Gmail unlocked symbol means
In recent days, some Gmail users have been wondering and worrying about new emails popping up in their inboxes with a new unlocked iconHave no fear. As we mentioned on Tuesday, this is just Google's w...
07:15 pm GMT - Sat, February 13, 2016
Mashable Even Barbie gets a smart home in 2016
NEW YORK — "Hello, Dreamhouse. Bring the elevator down to the first floor." We're still a few years away from the average person embracing a fully-connected smart home, but Barbie is an early ad...
07:15 pm GMT - Sat, February 13, 2016
Mashable Even Barbie gets a smart home and a drone in 2016
NEW YORK — "Hello, Dreamhouse. Bring the elevator down to the first floor." We're still a few years away from the average person embracing a fully-connected smart home, but Barbie is an early ad...
05:24 pm GMT - Sat, February 13, 2016
Mashable This might be the biggest Rubik's Cube ever, but it takes muscle to solve it
We've seen the record-setting Rubik's Cube puzzle-solving by human and machine, but a new version of the cube hopes to set a different kind of record: the biggest, fully functional Rubik's Cube ever.T...
03:35 pm GMT - Sat, February 13, 2016
Mashable 5 ways you can show your Valentine’s Day love through tech
If you accept the axiom “opposites attract” then it stands to reason that, often, one person in a relationship is the technophile while the other is the technophobe. I’m betting that...
02:00 pm GMT - Sat, February 13, 2016
Mashable Trying on a smart ring: Fashion faux-pas or tech masterpiece?
The smart ring is here, but is it a fashion faux-pas or tech masterpiece? Mashable Fashion Reporter Noelle Sciacca tries out a smart ring from Ringly and gives you her insights. Read more...More about...
11:05 am GMT - Sat, February 13, 2016
Mashable 17 people reveal how they really feel about their Fitbits
We love them, we hate them. And they expect us to walk how many steps a day? Please.Seventeen Fitbit users confessed their complicated feelings for their activity trackers on the Whisper app.See also:...
10:26 pm GMT - Fri, February 12, 2016
Mashable Apple has corrected Apple Maps 2.5 million times
It wasn’t pretty. The first version of Apple Maps, a product that took the acquisition of three digital mapping companies to create, had more issues than most users could count. It was next-leve...
09:55 pm GMT - Fri, February 12, 2016
Mashable Customizing your iPhone vibrations is the coolest way to tell who's calling
Your phone vibrations are pretty important. Did you know you could customize your iPhone vibrations so you’ll know when mom is calling or bae is texting? Well, you can and it's fantastic. Read m...
08:55 pm GMT - Fri, February 12, 2016
Mashable Here’s who would be president if Facebook likes counted as votes
What if instead of going out to cast our votes at the polls, the U.S. chose its presidential primary winners with Facebook likes? In that case, Ben Carson would be up against Bernie Sanders come Novem...
06:47 pm GMT - Fri, February 12, 2016
Mashable A company says Apple stole its patents for 3D Touch and Force Touch
Apple is in the hot seat once again in a patent infringement case.A haptic technology company has filed a series of complaints against Apple for infringing on patents related to the 3D Touch and Force...
06:32 pm GMT - Fri, February 12, 2016
Mashable Cabbage Patch Kids from your childhood are back — with bizarre LCD eyes
Children of the '80s are about to get a major case of the feels: Cabbage Patch Kids are coming back.The iconic toy getting a high-tech reboot that meets kids how they play today: It's loaded with tiny...
06:32 pm GMT - Fri, February 12, 2016
Mashable Cabbage Patch Kids from your childhood are back — with bizarrely cool LCD eyes
Children of the '80s are about to get a major case of the feels: Cabbage Patch Kids are coming back.The iconic toy getting a high-tech reboot that meets kids how they play today: It's loaded with tiny...
04:22 pm GMT - Fri, February 12, 2016
Mashable Want to help manufacture self-driving cars? Google is hiring.
How long are we going to believe Google when it says it doesn't want to be a car manufacturer?See also: Faraday Future's 1,000-horsepower concept car should make Tesla very, very nervousThe tech giant...
03:25 pm GMT - Fri, February 12, 2016
Mashable Report: Google's VR headset won't need a phone, PC or game console
The current state of virtual reality isn't elegant. There are headsets like Samsung's Gear VR and Google Cardboard that require a smartphone. Then there are the beefier VR headsets like the Oculus Rif...
03:02 pm GMT - Fri, February 12, 2016
Mashable Don't expect the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge to be cheap
Samsung's flagship phones come with a premium price tag, and that's not likely to change this yearThe starting price for the Samsung Galaxy S6 at launch was $199 with a contract and around $700 w...
08:29 am GMT - Fri, February 12, 2016
Mashable Data transmission rates are hitting ludicrous speeds in the lab
Imagine a world without buffering, a world where downloading HD movies takes less than one second, a world where your favorite web pages load before you even take your finger off the enter button. Don...
07:26 am GMT - Fri, February 12, 2016
Mashable Mercedes' Sprinter Extreme van could be straight out of 'Jurassic Park'
Well, that's slightly out of character. Mercedes-Benz's truck line, Sprinter, just revealed a new concept van at the Chicago Auto Show that looks more fitting in Jurassic Park than it does in a utilit...
03:24 am GMT - Fri, February 12, 2016
Mashable Life-size BB-8 toy might be coming to make your Star Wars dreams come true
After raking in nearly $2 billion, Star Wars: The Force Awakens is easily one of the biggest and most successful movies of all time. It's biggest star? Well that depends on who you ask. Daisy Ridley i...
01:21 am GMT - Fri, February 12, 2016
Mashable Uber may soon owe $28.5 million to 25 million riders
Uber may be about to owe a lot of users moneyThe ride-sharing service announced a $28.5 million class action settlement proposal Thursday in response to lawsuits by riders alleging its "Safe Ride Fee"...
11:57 pm GMT - Thu, February 11, 2016
Mashable Anil Dash on Twitter's bad week and Facebook's Free Basics
It's been a tough week for Twitter and Facebook.Twitter announced a new algorithmic timeline and endured the predictable backlash that followed. It also posted some of its worst numbers ever in an ear...
10:56 pm GMT - Thu, February 11, 2016
Mashable You can now play tons of classic Windows 3.1 games from the '90s online
For retro gaming fans, the Internet Archive is the gift that keeps on giving.Last year, the Archive started hosting thousands of DOS classics, all playable in the web browser. On Wednesday, the Archiv...
10:56 pm GMT - Thu, February 11, 2016
Mashable BMW's big-bodied 760i xDrive sounds and handles like a sports car
Who says you can't have it all? With BMW's new 760i xDrive, you get M Performance components, a raucous V12 and a sumptuous but techie interior.See also: Faraday Future's 1,000-horsepower concept car ...
09:23 pm GMT - Thu, February 11, 2016
Mashable Here's how you unlock the secret emoticon keyboard on your iPhone
It's time to upgrade your texting game by unlocking this secret emoticon keyboard. Over 100 new faces await you. Read more...More about Mobile, Iphone, Texting, Emoticons, and Tech...
07:35 pm GMT - Thu, February 11, 2016
Mashable Toyota's Tacoma TRD Pro is a truck Marty McFly would love
Toyota's 2017 Tacoma TRD Pro gives the joys of distinctive but burly off-road gear and attitude, without the sacrifice in comfort or warranty coverage of a truck tricked-out in the aftermarket.See als...
07:07 pm GMT - Thu, February 11, 2016
Mashable Online dating has nearly tripled among young adults in the past three years
Online dating went mainstream years ago, but new research suggests the amount of young adults looking for love on the Internet has grown threefold since 2013.The young adult demographic — ages 1...
06:29 pm GMT - Thu, February 11, 2016
Mashable Classic '80s memory game Simon gets hover-technology in design reboot
Simon, the classic memory-based toy from your childhood that tasks you with following color patterns, is getting a very modern update.Parent company Hasbro is introducing its latest version of the gam...
05:24 pm GMT - Thu, February 11, 2016
Mashable The future of LED clothes is finally brighter
NEW YORK — We've already seen the crowded field of LED wearables at CES, as such products try to find their places in the fashion universe. But most fall flat for one major reason: The...
05:11 pm GMT - Thu, February 11, 2016
Mashable Qualcomm's new 'gigabit' LTE modem is ludicrously fast, but Wi-Fi beware
We ask a lot of our phones today — video streaming, video calling, virtual reality — and we expect the network to keep up. The problem: There's only so much spectrum in the airwaves for da...
02:55 pm GMT - Thu, February 11, 2016
Mashable Hands on with the new Twitter Timeline: Don't expect fireworks
Relax. Twitter's new Timeline algorithm is pretty tame.Nearly 24 hours after Twitter first announced a new Twitter Timeline option to load "Best Tweets First" on your Twitter timeline, followed by you...
02:07 pm GMT - Thu, February 11, 2016
Mashable Who knew your printer was fashion's new best friend?
NEW YORK — Printers are no longer just for homework assignments. When you hear the word "Epson," visions of swag don't really dance in your head. Well, the electronics company has deci...
01:00 pm GMT - Thu, February 11, 2016
Mashable Why your love for Tinder is so blinding
Over 100 million people have downloaded Tinder since its inception in 2012. Now it seems singles are more interested in spending their days swiping left or right on their phones than actually meeting ...
08:10 am GMT - Thu, February 11, 2016
Mashable Are there any new web features in iOS 9?
In this Ask A Dev, web developer David Dulak explains why iOS engineers aren't the only ones who have fallen in love with all the helpful features in iOS 9.If you're a web developer looking to give yo...
07:41 am GMT - Thu, February 11, 2016
Mashable Facebook's Free Basics is no longer available to people in India
Facebook has withdrawn its Free Basics service from India, after the country's telecom regulator banned discriminatory pricing for different data services on Feb. 8. The decision has been a huge setba...
02:45 am GMT - Thu, February 11, 2016
Mashable Google will stop serving Flash ads in 2017
Adobe Flash's death march continues. Google announced Tuesday that beginning June 30, display ads built in Flash can no longer be uploaded to AdWords or DoubleClick Digital Marketing — it's two ...
01:19 am GMT - Thu, February 11, 2016
Mashable Alexander Graham Bell's kites looked like bizarre UFOs
Oct. 16, 1903Alexander Graham Bell kisses his wife Mabel Hubbard Gardiner Bell inside a tetrahedral framework.Image: Library of CongressIn 1899, Alexander Graham Bell, famous for inventing the telepho...
12:00 am GMT - Thu, February 11, 2016
Mashable Nissan's 2017 Armada shows the big SUV is back
Gasoline is cheap again, and high-riding, truck-based SUVs are making a resurgence. The latest in the large SUV revival is the 2017 Nissan Armada. With its big V8 engine, truck frame and boxy body, it...
11:18 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable Aussie emoji keyboard lets you send Vegemite to your mates over the phone
If what you're trying to convey is best said with a lamington, then there's a new emoji keyboard here to help you out.It's called the Aussie Emoji Keyboard, and it features more than 40 Australian-the...
10:37 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable When the zombies rise, Amazon Web Services will be ready
How do you generate interest in one of the most boring sectors of tech? Add zombies, of courseThat's what Amazon Web Services did earlier this week when it updated its Terms of Service with a ...
09:54 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable Husband learns wife is pregnant from her Fitbit data
When Reddit user David Trinidad looked at his wife's Fitbit data and noticed her heart rate was well above normal, he posted his concerns on the popular message-board site"I'm not sure if something is...
09:51 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable Tesla will unveil the Model 3 on March 31, begin deliveries end of 2017
Tesla Motors' earnings weren’t spectacular, but it set a solid date for unveiling the Model 3: March 31st. However, we likely won't see all of it — maybe as little as the exterior design. ...
08:28 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable Jack Dorsey didn’t technically lie about Twitter’s timeline change
Betrayal! That's what some Twitter users felt on Wednesday when the company rolled out its long-rumored timeline changes, just days after CEO Jack Dorsey attempted to calm user concernsSee also: Twitt...
07:16 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable Twitter's new timeline: Waiting is the hardest part
There wasn't a big switch. Twitter's new timeline didn't just appear after it was announced on Wednesday the site would officially get a "Show Me Best Tweets First" design based on relevancy, rather t...
06:01 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable Want to drive over anything? You'll need the Russian Sherp ATV
And Americans thought they had big tires. Meet the Sherp all-terrain vehicle (ATV): The Russian truck that's so tough it can drive straight through a forest, crushing everything in its path, and even ...
05:55 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable Google just patented a self-driving delivery truck
Google says it doesn't want to be a car manufacturer. But it never said anything about being a truck-maker.See also: Google is testing wireless charging for its self-driving cars, report saysAs first ...
05:26 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable Oculus Rift sets date for virtual-reality PC bundles
The pre-order period for the long-awaited Oculus Rift virtual reality headset kicked off last month, an order window that was quickly stampeded by enthusiast buyers, resulting in the device's immediat...
05:23 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable Chevy's Camaro 1LE is more than a satin-black hood
Chevy finally has the track package for the all-new Camaro you've been waiting for. It's called the 1LE. And while that moniker won't grab your attention, it more than makes up for it with performance...
05:00 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable Watch this magician effortlessly control 24 drones, indoors
Flying a drone isn’t easy. Standing in the middle of 24 drones and not getting whacked in the head is almost impossible — until it isn’t.In Marco Tempest’s new video, the cyber...
05:00 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable One simple hack to save your iPhone's battery life
Mashable's Sam Sheffer shows you how to use your iPhone's low power mode in order to save battery. Let us finally put this life struggle to rest. Read more...More about Tricks, Cellphones, Iphones, Te...
04:31 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable GIFs are the ultimate weapon in this addictive browser game
If you've ever wanted to prove your superior knowledge of GIFs, there's a new game that's everything you've been waiting for.GIF Battle, developed by New York-based app developers Postlight, lets two ...
04:00 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable This robot just wants to help
Forget about robot friends. Robit wants to be your robot servant.The new bot from the eponymous Robit officially launched its Indiegogo campaign on Wednesday, hoping to generate enough interest for a ...
03:31 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable Here's the best look yet at the unannounced Samsung Galaxy S7
Samsung will officially unveil the Galaxy S7 on Feb. 21 at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. But thanks to newly leaked photos, the world will have already seen it.We've already heard Samsung's next...
03:22 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable Tribeca Film Festival is making a huge push into virtual reality this year
Hollywood has already started to embrace virtual reality as a new way to tell stories, with a number of VR studios popping up in Los Angeles in recent monthsNow, one of the premiere film festivals in ...
03:19 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable 20 years ago, a computer first beat a chess world champion
May 11, 1997Spectators watch a broadcast of the final, decisive game in the rematch between Garry Kasparov and the IBM computer Deep Blue.Image: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty ImagesChess is mental torture.Garr...
03:00 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable This tiny, trilingual robot will greet you at a Tokyo airport
A trilingual robot is helping travelers at Tokyo's Haneda Airport.The humanoid NAO robot is about two feet tall, comes from France and will provide flight and weather information in Japanese...
02:37 pm -08 - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable When the zombies rise, Amazon Web Services will be ready
How do you generate interest in one of the most boring sectors of tech? Add zombies, of courseThat's what Amazon Web Services did earlier this week when it updated its Terms of Service with a ...
02:00 pm GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable Twitter's new timeline is here, and it's all about the algorithm
Twitter's new algorithms have arrivedThe company pushed out an update Wednesday that makes its much-talked-about timeline redesign official. The new feature, which is live on Twitter's app and website...
10:44 am GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable LG teaser shows G5 flagship phone with 'always on' display
As is customary, LG is slowly dripping bits and pieces of info about the upcoming LG G5 flagship phone, scheduled to be unveiled just before Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on Feb. 21.On Wednesday,...
08:50 am GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable Facebook board member Marc Andreessen offends India with colonialism tweets
India's ban on Facebook's Free Basics has provoked a range of responses, from CEO Mark Zuckerberg's disappointed reaction to World Wide Web founder Tim Berners-Lee's supportive tweet for net neutralit...
08:17 am GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable Browser maker Opera receives $1.2 billion offer from Chinese companies
Opera's search for a buyer may soon come to an end, with a generous offer from a group of Chinese companies.The 20-year-old Norwegian company is perhaps known best for its web browser, and announced t...
08:07 am GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable Improved detection in cars could make roads safer for pedestrians
As smart and self-driving vehicles gain more momentum, the technologies around detection systems improve and become more reliable. And as humans who occasionally cross streets, who wouldn’t want...
05:17 am GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable App that invests spare change on the stock market launches in Australia
If you regularly have 50 cents left over from your daily coffee purchase, you could be doing more with it than simply tossing it in a jar with all your other shrapnel.The fintech app, Acorns, which of...
02:47 am GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable Amazon releases Lumberyard, a triple-A-quality game engine
Amazon just released a new, free video game engine for developers called Lumberyard. Although it seems like an odd match-up — an online retailer launching a game engine — Lumberyard is a f...
02:04 am GMT - Wed, February 10, 2016
Mashable U.S. safety regulators: Google's self-driving systems qualify as drivers
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has ruled that Google's self-driving systems legally qualify as a driver under federal law.See also: Google is testing wireless charging for its self...
11:46 pm GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Tesla's Model 3 could cost you at least $25,000 after tax incentives, report says
The Tesla Model 3 won't be the first mass-market, long-range electric vehicle to hit the market. That prize goes to the Chevy Bolt. However, the Model 3 could be the least expensive.See also: Faraday ...
11:46 pm GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Tesla's Model 3 could cost $25,000 or less after tax incentives
The Tesla Model 3 won't be the first mass-market, long-range electric vehicle to hit the market. That prize goes to the Chevy Bolt. However, the Model 3 could be the least expensive.See also: Faraday ...
11:00 pm GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Study: People who listen to music out loud have more sex
If your home is filled with music, it may also be full of togetherness, happiness — and a little more sex.These are the none-too-surprising results of a new study sponsored by Sonos and supporte...
09:14 pm GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Apple could face class-action lawsuits over iPhone's Error 53
At least one U.S. law firm is looking into bringing a class-action lawsuit against Apple over the "Error 53" issue affecting certain iPhone owners.Seattle-based law firm PCVA is investigating a potent...
08:58 pm GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Google is testing wireless charging for its self-driving cars, report says
The idea of self-driving cars is to take drivers completely out of the picture, both for safety and comfort.However, it wouldn't make a lot of sense to ride to work in a steering wheel-less self-drivi...
08:11 pm GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Tesla has officially killed off the mid-range Model S 85
If you had your heart set on the mid-range 85-kilo-Watt-hour Model S, I have some bad news: Tesla Motors has officially ended production of that power level.See also: Bentley working on Tesla-trouncin...
08:05 pm GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Fake Tesla ad nails the promise of Elon Musk's electric cars
Talk to an owner or fan of the Tesla automobile brand and you'll soon realize that you're talking to someone who believes they're pioneering the future. And they might be right.If they are right, then...
07:25 pm GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Vine does what Twitter won't: Let you edit posts
It's a tiny change on a relatively small social network. Still, the ability to edit a Vine caption after you post your six-second video represents a break from parent company Twitter, where users have...
07:15 pm GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable These sustainable lamps are literally grown from mushrooms
Danielle Trofe is a Brooklyn-based designer who recently launched a series of pendant and table lamps that are made from mushroom mycelium, a versatile and sustainable material. Trofe grows the lampsh...
06:44 pm GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Why India rejected Facebook's 'free' version of the Internet
It's hard to remember, but things looked good for Facebook's ambitions in India last fall."India has 600,000 villages, and most people get scared when they hear this number. My vision is to connect th...
06:00 pm GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable 4 awesome iPhone tricks you may not know about
Mashable Tech Correspondent Christina Warren goes through four tips to help you unlock secret shortcuts on your iPhone. Read more...More about Iphone, Christina Warren, Ios, Tech, and Gadgets...
05:55 pm GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Your future contact lenses could double as electronic displays
Forget Google Glass. Contact lenses could be used to browse the web and even monitor your health in the future.Scientists have a proof of concept of a conductive polymer film coating that can transfor...
05:19 pm GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Creepy, stealthy cockroaches inspire a search-and-rescue robot
Some things things in this world are creepier than robots. Cockroaches, for example. They are the virtually un-killable.Now, naturally, they are inspiring a new kind of robot.See also: Big study predi...
04:27 pm GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable You can get 2GB of storage on Google Drive for free today
In honor of Safer Internet Day, an annual online, worldwide promotion of safe Internet practices (particularly with regard to children), Google is giving away more storage on Google DriveSEE ALSO: Goo...
03:55 pm GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Virtual reality app simulates concussions to educate athletes
Sunday's Super Bowl is already a distant memory for some, but for family members of an athlete aspiring to one day make it to the big game, recent concerns related to chronic traumatic encephalopathy ...
03:55 pm GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable This virtual reality app will show you what it's like to have a concussion
Sunday's Super Bowl is already a distant memory for some, but for family members of an athlete aspiring to one day make it to the big game, recent concerns related to chronic traumatic encephalopathy ...
02:58 pm -06 - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Google is testing wireless charging for its self-driving cars, report says
The idea of self-driving cars is to take drivers completely out of the picture, both for safety and comfort.However, it wouldn't make a lot of sense to ride to work in a steering wheel-less self-drivi...
02:01 pm GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable 3Doodler Start makes 3D drawing kid's play
3D printers for the home haven’t quite taken off the way everyone expected them to, but the technology is finding some new life in an ever-growing variety of 3D printing pens.These pens take the...
11:14 am +08 - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Sensor-1 is the highly versatile security device you can stick onto anything
We all need security, whether for keeping an eye on your house when you’re gone, making sure nobody rifles through your files or opens up your laptop after you leave work, or just seeing if your...
09:22 am +08 - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Is Twitter done with its timeline experiment?
We may never know exactly what Twitter planned to do with its timelines before #RIPTwitter became the most popular hashtag on the beleaguered service, but we do know this: The much talked about experi...
07:30 am +08 - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Ferrari's race car for the snow just got faster and fancier
If you're scratching your head and looking at this new Ferrari sideways saying, "I feel like I've seen this before," your eyes aren't deceiving you. This, the new Ferrari GTC4 Lusso, isn't exactly all...
07:22 am +08 - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Hold on, grandpa. The world's fastest mobility scooter just did 107 mph.
The mobility scooter your grandparents ride around the house and the supermarket top out at around 10 mph — if they're lucky. This one, though, just did 107.6 mph.Built in just six months by mec...
04:35 am +08 - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable 'Disappointed' Mark Zuckerberg responds to India's partial Facebook ban
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has responded to the news that India's telecom regulator has banned the company's Free Basics program.Free Basics, which began as part of Facebook's Internet.org project, ...
04:14 am GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable 'Bionic spinal cord' aims to move robotic limbs with power of thought
Australian scientists hope a device about the size of a matchstick will one day help people with spinal cord injuries get back on their feet.The device, a stent-electrode recording array or stentrode,...
04:00 am GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Bentley working on Tesla-trouncing EV for eco-friendly super-rich, report says
Tesla has shaken up the luxury sedan market so much, Bentley is reportedly considering joining in with an EV of its own.See also: Faraday Future's 1,000-horsepower concept car should make Tesla very, ...
03:47 am +08 - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable It's about time: Instagram finally makes multiple account support official
Instagram is finally supporting one of its most requested featuresThe photo-sharing app announced Monday that Instagram users will begin to see support for multiple accounts appear in its iOS and Andr...
03:41 am +08 - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable The Pirate Bay now supports video streaming, but do so with caution
Are you missing Popcorn Time, the now-defunct, mostly illegal site that let you stream movies for free, directly from your browser? Well, we've got good and bad news. Thanks to a new software called T...
03:14 am GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Sensor-1 is the highly versatile security device you can stick onto anything
We all need security, whether for keeping an eye on your house when you’re gone, making sure nobody rifles through your files or opens up your laptop after you leave work, or just seeing if your...
02:23 am GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Australia in chaos as Telstra suffers massive mobile and Internet outage
This story is developing...Around midday Tuesday, social media began to light up with customers of Australia's largest telecommunications company, Telstra, complaining their mobile and Internet servic...
02:23 am GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Massive Telstra outage caused by 'embarrassing human error'
A nationwide Telstra outage Tuesday was caused by "embarrassing human error," according to Kate McKenzie, the company's chief operations officer.Around midday Tuesday, social media began to light up w...
01:50 am +08 - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable The rumored iPhone 5SE could come in hot pink, not rose gold
Amid the speculations already swirling around Apple’s iPhone announcement next month, here's another rumor to tack onto the growing listA new report suggests the 4-inch iPhone, a likely successo...
01:34 am +08 - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Saying 'sorry' could be hurting your online dating game
If you've only got 24 hours to find a Valentine's Day date, these online dating tips could help.Dating app Hinge looked at 5,000 users who exchanged information within one day of initiating conversati...
01:22 am GMT - Tue, February 9, 2016
Mashable Is Twitter done with its timeline experiment?
We may never know exactly what Twitter planned to do with its timelines before #RIPTwitter became the most popular hashtag on the beleaguered service, but we do know this: The much talked about experi...
11:30 pm GMT - Mon, February 8, 2016
Mashable Ferrari's race car for the snow just got faster and fancier
If you're scratching your head and looking at this new Ferrari sideways saying, "I feel like I've seen this before," your eyes aren't deceiving you. This, the new Ferrari GTC4 Lusso, isn't exactly all...
11:22 pm GMT - Mon, February 8, 2016
Mashable Hold on, grandpa. The world's fastest mobility scooter just did 107 mph.
The mobility scooter your grandparents ride around the house and the supermarket top out at around 10 mph — if they're lucky. This one, though, just did 107.6 mph.Built in just six months by mec...
08:35 pm GMT - Mon, February 8, 2016
Mashable 'Disappointed' Mark Zuckerberg responds to India's partial Facebook ban
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has responded to the news that India's telecom regulator has banned the company's Free Basics program.Free Basics, which began as part of Facebook's Internet.org project, ...
07:47 pm GMT - Mon, February 8, 2016
Mashable It's about time: Instagram finally makes multiple account support official
Instagram is finally supporting one of its most requested featuresThe photo-sharing app announced Monday that Instagram users will begin to see support for multiple accounts appear in its iOS and Andr...
07:41 pm GMT - Mon, February 8, 2016
Mashable The Pirate Bay now supports video streaming, but do so with caution
Are you missing Popcorn Time, the now-defunct, mostly illegal site that let you stream movies for free, directly from your browser? Well, we've got good and bad news. Thanks to a new software called T...
05:50 pm GMT - Mon, February 8, 2016
Mashable The rumored iPhone 5SE could come in hot pink, not rose gold
Amid the speculations already swirling around Apple’s iPhone announcement next month, here's another rumor to tack onto the growing listA new report suggests the 4-inch iPhone, a likely successo...
05:34 pm GMT - Mon, February 8, 2016
Mashable Saying 'sorry' could be hurting your online dating game
If you've only got 24 hours to find a Valentine's Day date, these online dating tips could help.Dating app Hinge looked at 5,000 users who exchanged information within one day of initiating conversati...
05:34 pm GMT - Mon, February 8, 2016
Mashable Exclusive: Stormtrooper action figure responds with sounds when you play with it
I've never seen an action figure quite like Hasbro's Star Wars InteracTech Stormtrooper.Standing 12 inches tall, the Stormtrooper looks like any regular ol' action figure. It's made of stiff plastic a...
03:29 pm GMT - Mon, February 8, 2016
Mashable Want longer iPhone battery life? Delete the Facebook app
We've featured a number of ways to save battery life on your smartphone before, but there may be an easier way to get up to 20% more juice on your iPhone: Stop using the Facebook app.Following Android...
01:27 pm GMT - Mon, February 8, 2016
Mashable India says yes to net neutrality, no to Facebook's Free Basics
In a significant move, India's telecom regulator has banned the differential pricing for different kinds of data according to the principles of net neutrality. This implies that zero-rating initiative...
04:57 am GMT - Mon, February 8, 2016
Mashable Venmo went down after the Super Bowl, and some people think they know why
UPDATE, Feb. 8, 2016, 1:54 p.m. EST: A Venmo spokesperson responded to Mashable’s request for additional information regarding the service outage on Sunday following the Super Bowl:So you though...
04:54 am GMT - Mon, February 8, 2016
Mashable Venmo went down after the Super Bowl, and some people think they know why
So you thought the dabbing quarterback with the million-dollar smile, Cam Newton, was going to win, huh? Well now, if you put your money where your mouth was — that is, you made a bet on th...
04:52 am GMT - Mon, February 8, 2016
Mashable Artists design totally rad shoes for the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Turtles don't really need shoes. Their webbed, clawed feet allow them to move around easily, regardless of terrain. Anthropomorphic turtles who battle New York City criminals using ninjutsu, on the ot...
03:18 am GMT - Mon, February 8, 2016
Mashable Amazon's Super Bowl ad didn't show you this extra Easter egg
Amazon aired its first-ever Super Bowl commercial on Sunday night to shine the spotlight on its Amazon Echo, a part-speaker, part-smart-home gadget. When actor Alec Baldwin asks voice assistant Alexa ...
01:10 am GMT - Mon, February 8, 2016
Mashable Mark Zuckerberg uses Mandarin to wish world a happy Lunar New Year
Most who have followed the career of Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg have seen his impressive Mandarin Chinese language skills on display. But he so rarely trots those skills out that it's a ...
09:57 pm GMT - Sun, February 7, 2016
Mashable Google releasing virtual reality headset this year, report says
Back in January, we reported that recent job postings indicating that Google was likely developing its own virtual reality headsetNow, just two weeks later, a new report claims to have confirmation th...
01:08 am GMT - Sun, February 7, 2016
Mashable How Facebook is changing at age 12
It's been a big week for Facebook.The social networking giant turned 12 and unveiled a few very cool features to celebrate the milestoneSee also: How Facebook's fake holiday took over TwitterOn this e...
10:16 pm GMT - Sat, February 6, 2016
Mashable Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey denies timeline changes (sort of), talks #RIPTwitter
All the hashtag angst and insider commentary regarding Twitter's potential timeline changes finally came to a head on Saturday, forcing the company's CEO, Jack Dorsey to finally weigh in on the matter...
08:52 pm GMT - Sat, February 6, 2016
Mashable Taiwan earthquake zone transformed into virtual reality model
The devastation wrought by the earthquake in Taiwan early Saturday morning has been captured on video and in numerous photos, but a few locals have enhanced the world's view of the disaster by posting...
08:13 pm GMT - Sat, February 6, 2016
Mashable 5 can't-miss apps: Airmail, PlayGround, Sports Illustrated and more
With Facebook's Friends Day videos taking over social media and reports that Twitter may be getting close to one of its biggest changes yet, you may have missed some of this week's best new apps.See a...
05:12 pm GMT - Sat, February 6, 2016
Mashable Twitter insider: Calm down, your feed isn't about to be taken over by robots
The Twitter community went into a virtual hyperventilating freakout on Friday when reports surfaced that the company might be planning on changing the way tweets are displayed (from reverse chronologi...
03:54 pm GMT - Sat, February 6, 2016
Mashable Twitter timeline change will kill what makes it fun
The prospect of a Twitter timeline determined not by date but by some arbitrary algorithm has me questioning my devotion to the now decade-old platform.And I'm not the only oneIn an exquisite piece of...
02:00 pm GMT - Sat, February 6, 2016
Mashable The tech behind Super Bowl 50: 1,300 Wi-Fi hotspots, 16 camera angles and more
The Super Bowl is a long American tradition of brute force meeting skill on the gridiron as the world waits to see who will emerge victoriousBut in our newly tech-powered mediascape, how exactly will ...
09:12 am -08 - Sat, February 6, 2016
Mashable Twitter insider: Calm down, your feed isn't about to be taken over by robots
The Twitter community went into a virtual hyperventilating freakout on Friday when reports surfaced that the company might be planning on changing the way tweets are displayed (from reverse chronologi...
07:54 am -08 - Sat, February 6, 2016
Mashable Twitter timeline change will kill what makes it fun
The prospect of a Twitter timeline determined not by date but by some arbitrary algorithm has me questioning my devotion to the now decade-old platform.And I'm not the only oneIn an exquisite piece of...
06:00 am -08 - Sat, February 6, 2016
Mashable The tech behind Super Bowl 50: 1,300 Wi-Fi hotspots, 16 camera angles and more
The Super Bowl is a long American tradition of brute force meeting skill on the gridiron as the world waits to see who will emerge victoriousBut in our newly tech-powered mediascape, how exactly will ...
03:44 am GMT - Sat, February 6, 2016
Mashable 16 of Jerry Seinfeld's Porsches to fetch millions at auction
Jerry Seinfeld will be sending 16 Porsches from his own collection to the bidding block on March 11 at the Amelia Island Auction held by Gooding & Company.See also: Arnold Schwarzenegger's Mercede...
02:51 am GMT - Sat, February 6, 2016
Mashable Twitter may launch its new Facebook-like timeline next week, report says
Twitter's most controversial change yet may be a lot closer than we thought.The company plans to formally roll out a redesigned version of its timeline in the near future, possibly next week, accordin...
12:40 am GMT - Sat, February 6, 2016
Mashable Peek inside the new DeLorean with this scenic desert commercial
Not only is the DeLorean Motor Company producing all-new DeLoreans, it has also produced a commercial.See also: Matt LeBlanc to co-host 'Top Gear'Set in a very scenic desert, the commercial shows a ma...
10:03 pm GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable You're 3x as likely to smash your phone if your team loses the Super Bowl
If you're a North Carolina or Denver native, try to keep your phone in your pocket on Sunday. Just in case.People in the home states of losing Super Bowl teams request smartphone repairs almost 200% m...
09:42 pm GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Mysterious 'Error 53' is bricking iPhones, rendering them useless
Thousands of iPhone users have been left with bricked devices after having their home buttons repaired by non-Apple authorized technicians.The Guardian on Friday reported on the issue, known as "Error...
09:32 pm GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Snuggling with Uber puppies is a pretty tough job (said no one ever)
Mashable's transportation reporter Nick Jaynes tried out Uber puppies and weighs in on their cuteness. Investigative journalism is a tough job, especially when it involves unpredictable animals like p...
07:44 pm -08 - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable 16 of Jerry Seinfeld's Porsches to fetch millions at auction
Jerry Seinfeld will be sending 16 Porsches from his own collection to the bidding block on March 11 at the Amelia Island Auction held by Gooding & Company.See also: Arnold Schwarzenegger's Mercede...
07:39 pm GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Microsoft may be running the biggest Turing test in history
If you live in China and you've been on WeChat, there's a decent chance you've come across or at least heard of chatty teenager named Xiaoice.Xiaoice is a good listener who sometimes offers encouragem...
07:01 pm GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Hop in the driver's seat of Arcimoto's 3-wheeled, eco-friendly urban vehicle
When is an electric car not an electric car? When it's a three-wheeled motorcycleMashable's transportation reporter Nick Jaynes took the Arcimoto SRK electric motorcycle for a spin in Venice, Californ...
06:51 pm -08 - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Twitter may launch its new Facebook-like timeline next week, report says
Twitter's most controversial change yet may be a lot closer than we thought.The company plans to formally roll out a redesigned version of its timeline in the near future, possibly next week, accordin...
04:40 pm -08 - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Peek inside the new DeLorean with this scenic desert commercial
Not only is the DeLorean Motor Company producing all-new DeLoreans, it has also produced a commercial.See also: Matt LeBlanc to co-host 'Top Gear'Set in a very scenic desert, the commercial shows a ma...
04:36 pm GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Carolina Panthers player could be first to wear 3D-printed brace in an NFL game
Carolina Panthers outside linebacker Thomas Davis broke his arm in the game leading up to the Super Bowl. But that doesn’t mean he will be sitting on the bench for the championship game this Sun...
03:20 pm GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Sorry, technophiles: 92 percent of students prefer books to e-readers
Sorry, technophiles. While the world may be going digital, when it comes to reading, regular books are here to stay.In a new study conducted by American University linguistics professor Naomi Baron, r...
03:20 pm GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Sorry, technophiles: 92% of students prefer books to e-readers
Sorry, technophiles. While the world may be going digital, when it comes to reading, regular books are here to stay.In a new study conducted by American University linguistics professor Naomi Baron, r...
03:16 pm GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable What's new with iOS 9.3?
In this Ask A Dev, iOS Engineer Sam Stigler shares his enthusiasm for Apple's surprisingly robust "minor" iOS update, 9.3. You'll feel the same once he finishes rattling off all the enhanced features....
03:13 pm GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Some users can now easily switch between Instagram accounts on iPhone
One feature noticeably missing from Instagram — the lack of support for switching among multiple accounts — may not be an area for complaint anymore.The feature is already live on iOS for ...
03:11 pm GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable The problem with schools requiring students to wear fitness trackers
Oral Roberts University, a Christian school in Tulsa, Oklahoma, announced in early January that all its first-year students must wear Fitbits, a fitness tracker that monitors a person's physical activ...
02:54 pm GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Nintendo hits snooze button on its sleep tracking gadget
More than a year after Nintendo announced it was developing a fun game-y spin on sleep tracking gadgets, the company is putting the initiative on hold indefinitely.Nintendo originally planned to launc...
02:03 pm -08 - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable You're 3x as likely to smash your phone if your team loses the Super Bowl
If you're a North Carolina or Denver native, try to keep your phone in your pocket on Sunday. Just in case.People in the home states of losing Super Bowl teams request smartphone repairs almost 200% m...
01:32 pm -08 - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Snuggling with Uber puppies is a pretty tough job (said no one ever)
Mashable's transportation reporter Nick Jaynes tried out Uber puppies and weighs in on their cuteness. Investigative journalism is a tough job, especially when it involves unpredictable animals like p...
11:39 am -08 - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Microsoft may be running the biggest Turing test in history
If you live in China and you've been on WeChat, there's a decent chance you've come across or at least heard of chatty teenager named Xiaoice.Xiaoice is a good listener who sometimes offers encouragem...
11:28 am GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Android Wear update lets you make calls with your smartwatch
Dick Tracy would be proud: A new Android Wear update, announced Thursday, lets smartwatch users make calls only by using their watch, provided it has a microphone and a speakerUntil now, it was only p...
10:20 am -05 - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Sorry, technophiles: 92 percent of students prefer books to e-readers
Sorry, technophiles. While the world may be going digital, when it comes to reading, regular books are here to stay.In a new study conducted by American University linguistics professor Naomi Baron, r...
10:16 am -05 - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable What's new with iOS 9.3?
In this Ask A Dev, iOS Engineer Sam Stigler shares his enthusiasm for Apple's surprisingly robust "minor" iOS update, 9.3. You'll feel the same once he finishes rattling off all the enhanced features....
10:13 am -05 - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Some users can now easily switch between Instagram accounts on iPhone
One feature noticeably missing from Instagram — the lack of support for switching among multiple accounts — may not be an area for complaint anymore.The feature is already live on iOS for ...
10:11 am -05 - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable The problem with schools requiring students to wear fitness trackers
Oral Roberts University, a Christian school in Tulsa, Oklahoma, announced in early January that all its first-year students must wear Fitbits, a fitness tracker that monitors a person's physical activ...
09:11 am GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable See a guy summon his Tesla with an Apple Watch
Tesla's Summon feature, which lets you call upon the car to unpark itself out of the garage and arrive at your doorstep, is cool enough by itself, but it's infinitely more cooler when you do it from a...
02:27 am GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Google to test self-driving cars in Kirkland, Washington this month
Just like America's current generation of hipsters, Google's self-driving project is moving to the Pacific Northwest.See also: This strange-looking EV is powered by something called 'electrolyte fuel'...
02:02 am GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Apple will finally let you cash in your broken iPhone
The dreaded cracked iPhone screen may soon become a thing of the pastUntil recently, Apple Retail stores have accepted only undamaged older iPhone models for upgrade credit through the company's Reuse...
01:55 am GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable How Facebook's fake holiday took over Twitter
If you spent any time on Facebook Thursday, chances are your News Feed was filled with Friends Day videos.The videos, which were similar to the social network's end of year videos, were rolled out Thu...
01:31 am GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Elon Musk has been seriously thinking about an electric jet
We already know that Elon Musk is the king of electric cars. He's gunning to become the king of electric planes, too.The CEO of Tesla Motors and SpaceX spoke at the Hyperloop Pod Competition this week...
12:04 am GMT - Fri, February 5, 2016
Mashable Obama floats $10-per-barrel oil tax to prep for clean, self-driving cars
The Obama administration wants to make transportation not only more eco-friendly but also safer. And it wants oil companies to help pay for the transition.See also: This strange-looking EV is powered ...
10:23 pm GMT - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable 6-inch Mr. Spock looks so much like Leonard Nimoy it's scary
Video: Mark Andrew BoyerWithout the original Star Trek television series, which first aired almost 50 years ago, there would be no “Next Generation,” no “original cast movies,”...
09:53 pm GMT - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable Visa takes on Stripe and PayPal with launch of developer platform
SAN FRANCISCO — Visa is looking to take on Silicon Valley payments companies like Stripe and is turning to developers to jumpstart its efforts.The company launched a far-reaching developer platf...
09:53 pm GMT - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable Visa takes on PayPal and other rivals with launch of developer platform
SAN FRANCISCO — Visa is looking to take on Silicon Valley payments companies like PayPal and is turning to developers to jumpstart its efforts.The company launched a far-reaching developer platf...
09:27 pm -05 - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable Google to test self-driving cars in Kirkland, Washington this month
Just like America's current generation of hipsters, Google's self-driving project is moving to the Pacific Northwest.See also: This strange-looking EV is powered by something called 'electrolyte fuel'...
08:55 pm -05 - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable How Facebook's fake holiday took over Twitter
If you spent any time on Facebook Thursday, chances are your News Feed was filled with Friends Day videos.The videos, which were similar to the social network's end of year videos, were rolled out Thu...
08:31 pm -05 - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable Elon Musk has been seriously thinking about an electric jet
We already know that Elon Musk is the king of electric cars. He's gunning to become the king of electric planes, too.The CEO of Tesla Motors and SpaceX spoke at the Hyperloop Pod Competition this week...
07:04 pm -05 - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable Obama floats $10-per-barrel oil tax to prep for clean, self-driving cars
The Obama administration wants to make transportation not only more eco-friendly but also safer. And it wants oil companies to help pay for the transition.See also: This strange-looking EV is powered ...
05:56 pm GMT - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable Find out how you're connected to every single person on Facebook
In honor of its 12th birthday, Facebook has calculated the degrees of separation between you and every other person on the websiteWith a total of 1.59 billion users on the site, it's mind blowing just...
04:53 pm -05 - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable Visa takes on PayPal and other rivals with launch of developer platform
SAN FRANCISCO — Visa is looking to take on Silicon Valley payments companies like PayPal and is turning to developers to jumpstart its efforts.The company launched a far-reaching developer platf...
04:31 pm GMT - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable GoPro now sells just 3 different cameras
GoPro announced it is discontinuing its older series of cameras alongside a pretty negative financial report for 2015The report describes an unexpected $57 million hit to the company’s revenues ...
03:37 pm GMT - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable Twitter is testing a button that serves up ready-made GIFs for users
Twitter users may soon see more GIFs in their newsfeed, thanks to a dedicated button the company is quietly testing.It appears the social network is currently working on a GIF button that would allow ...
02:36 pm GMT - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable Roomba maker iRobot sells defense robots business
iRobot is officially out of the military.The 26-year-old robotics company sold the defense portion of its business to Arlington Capital Partners for $46 million on Thursday. While the deal will take a...
02:00 pm GMT - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable Spotify users can now listen to music on Amazon Echo
Echo, Amazon's voice-controlled, wireless home speaker, can now play your Spotify tunesThe new feature, available for Spotify Premium subscribers in the U.S., lets you ask Amazon's virtual assistant, ...
12:44 pm GMT - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable This strange-looking EV is powered by something called 'electrolyte fuel'
There are a lot of wacky electric vehicles out there. Nothing is quite like the QUANTiNO from nanoFlowcell.It's not just distinctive because of its yellow paint, round body lines or hypnotic wheels. T...
11:59 am GMT - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable Hackers break into more than 20 million accounts on China's largest marketplace
One of China's largest web companies suffered a massive hacking attack last year, its owner said Thursday. Hackers managed to gain access to 20.59 million user accounts on Taobao.The attack on China's...
11:33 am GMT - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable Ford is entering a factory-fresh 2017 Raptor pickup in a desert racing series
To prove its toughness, Ford is taking its 2017 Ford Raptor desert racing.See also: Faraday Future's 1,000-horsepower concept car should make Tesla very, very nervousEntering the 2016 Best in the Dese...
11:01 am GMT - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable Samsung to roll out screen-equipped trucks that show the road ahead
In June 2015, Samsung showed off an intriguing concept: The company attached a large screen onto the back of a semi-truck, showing the road ahead to drivers behind the truckNow, the company is getting...
10:41 am GMT - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable Google Chrome will protect you from fake download buttons
It's happened to all of us: You're trying to find a download link for some freeware app, and the three largest buttons on the site that say "download" are all fake. Click on any of those, and your com...
09:08 am GMT - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable The birth of the modern flamethrower, a psychological weapon of WWI
May 28, 1918French troops use flamethrowers to flush out German positions in the town of Cantigny, France.Image: The Print Collector/Print Collector/Getty ImagesThough projected incendiary weapons suc...
05:01 am GMT - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable Facebook turns 12 and shows off personalized 'Friends Day' videos
Facebook just turned 12 (yes, it's okay if that makes you feel super old.) This year, the social network is marking the milestone, which it has dubbed "Friends Day," with a new personalized video feat...
01:44 am GMT - Thu, February 4, 2016
Mashable The dumpling wars: The search for Australia's best food delivery app
Sometimes you want four hot, tasty dumplings, and you want them delivered to the office so you can enjoy a sad desk lunch — just you, and the one hundred Internet tabs you have open.So many del...
10:29 pm GMT - Wed, February 3, 2016
Mashable These 2 robot chefs will make you ramen (college dreams do come true)
Koya and Kona, a pair of robotic arms, are the top chefs at Toyako Ramen in China. One is in charge of boiling the noodles, the other is in charge of the soup. They work together and can finish making...
07:43 pm GMT - Wed, February 3, 2016
Mashable Elon Musk: Tesla will launch version 2 of its home battery this summer
The excitement around the Tesla electric vehicle, and all the innovation it delivers, is rapidly being matched by the interest in the company's battery solution, the Tesla PowerwallNow, in a recent ap...
06:36 pm GMT - Wed, February 3, 2016
Mashable Apple Watch coming to several new countries next week
Apple Watch will be heading to six countries next week, including Israel, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar and Greece.The expansion was first picked up by 9to5 Mac, which spotted the listings on the Apple...
06:24 pm GMT - Wed, February 3, 2016
Mashable Wisconsin man forced to wear GPS tracking bracelet for life
Over the last couple of decades, the GPS ankle bracelet has quietly become a common technology that most U.S. citizens accept as a part of "house arrest" legal judgments. But would we be so accep...
06:11 pm GMT - Wed, February 3, 2016
Mashable See ya Scion: The car that tried so hard to be cool is no more
The Scion brand is no more. Well, at least, soon it won't be.On Wednesday morning, Scion announced that, starting in August, all 2017 model year Scion models will be sold as rebadged Toyotas. The FR-S...
05:27 pm GMT - Wed, February 3, 2016
Mashable Sony's A6300 mirrorless camera is a 4K-recording beast for the masses
The successor to the Sony A6000, one of the best-selling mirrorless cameras and Mashable's best camera of 2014, is finally here.Sony's A6300 largely resembles the A6000, but it now comes with even mor...
05:08 pm GMT - Wed, February 3, 2016
Mashable These bionic legs are so light, paraplegics can wear them under clothing
It takes just 26 pounds of hardware to get Steven Sanchez walking again. He lost the use of his legs more than a decade ago in a BMX biking accident. Now Sanchez serves as test pilot for an innovative...
03:46 pm GMT - Wed, February 3, 2016
Mashable Miitomo, Nintendo's answer to social apps, is coming in March
Miitomo is the first of five announced mobile releases from Nintendo and DeNA, and it's coming to Android and iOS in March.Less a game and more a platform for social interactions, Miito...
03:27 pm GMT - Wed, February 3, 2016
Mashable Apple Watch impact resistance in doubt after man successfully sues Apple over damage
How resistant is Apple Watch to impact? Apparently, not resistant enough for Apple to replace it if its glass cracks under standard warrantyGareth Cross, 32, from Aberystwyth, UK, found that out the h...
02:00 pm GMT - Wed, February 3, 2016
Mashable Fitbit Alta is the company's first female-centric, fashion-forward fitness tracker
OK, we get it. Makers of fitness trackers now recognize that, for the most part, the majority of products in this category are clunky. No matter how hard the company tries to disguise wearable tech, y...
01:18 pm GMT - Wed, February 3, 2016
Mashable Apple's iPhone 7 will reportedly lose that camera 'bump'
If we had to deduct points for the iPhone 6/6S design, we'd probably do it for that unsightly camera bump on the backInstead of lining up with the phone's surface, the camera lens protrudes a few mill...
09:58 am GMT - Wed, February 3, 2016
Mashable Samsung confirms existence of Galaxy S7 Edge by mistake
Looks like the cat is out of the bagEarlier this week, Samsung sent out a typically cryptic invite for its next Unpacked event on Feb. 21 in Barcelona, without actually disclosing the names of the dev...
07:38 am GMT - Wed, February 3, 2016
Mashable How to use the robot AI that is becoming the bane of telemarketers
Instead of just hanging up every time “Sharon, your local Google specialist” calls, one person decided to create an artificial intelligence that is as effective at wasting telemarketers...
02:42 am GMT - Wed, February 3, 2016
Mashable Report: Microsoft will buy AI-powered keyboard app for $250 million
Microsoft may be closing in on another massive deal for another popular productivity app.The company is reportedly close to acquiring SwiftKey, a London-based company that makes the popular keyboard a...
02:42 am GMT - Wed, February 3, 2016
Mashable Microsoft will buy AI-powered keyboard app for $250 million
Update, 2:03 a.m. ET Wed: The deal has been confirmed by both companiesMicrosoft may be closing in on another massive deal for another popular productivity app.The company is reportedly close to acqui...
02:34 am GMT - Wed, February 3, 2016
Mashable Relive your Windows 95 memories with this purpose-built emulator
Twenty one years ago this August, the Windows 95 operating system launched to great fanfare around the world.Now you can relive those heady days with a Windows 95 emulator that runs in your browser. B...
12:59 am GMT - Wed, February 3, 2016
Mashable Smartphone accessory maker Zagg buys Mophie for $100 million
Zagg, the smartphone accessory company, has agreed to buy Mophie for $100 million, both companies confirmed Tuesday.Zagg makes a range of smartphone accessories, including a line of screen protectors ...
11:28 pm GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable Tesla will reveal the Model 3 in March — but not all of it
Typically, when a carmaker unveils a new model, it reveals most — if not all — of the details about the carBut not Tesla MotorsElon Musk doesn't intend to reveal everything about the mass-...
11:13 pm GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable Want to buy the 2017 Ford GT supercar? You'll have to be vetted first.
Ford's all-new supercar, the 2017 GT, will go on sale later this year. However, it won't be like a Focus — you won't be able to just turn up to the dealer and hope to drive away in one. It's goi...
11:05 pm GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable YouTube working on live virtual reality streams, report says
Google is on a virtual reality tear to start off 2016In addition to all the other VR news from the company in recent weeks there's now talk of plans to introduce live, 360-degree video to YouTube....
10:00 pm GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable New HoloLens concept video tackles NFL football
Microsoft is busy prepping HoloLens, its augmented reality headset, for developer and commercial clients, but that doesn't stop it from dreaming of a distant future, where regular people wear the head...
10:00 pm GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable In the future, Microsoft HoloLens could fill your living room with NFL football
Microsoft is busy prepping HoloLens, its augmented reality headset, for developer and commercial clients, but that doesn't stop it from dreaming of a distant future, where regular people wear the head...
09:42 pm GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable Apple filed a patent that would let you control touchscreens without touching them
Apple filed a patent on Tuesday for multi-touch surfaces with touch-free proximity sensors, which means we could see Apple devices with gesture-based input in the future.The patent, which you can view...
08:10 pm GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable Twitter just made it easier to follow tweetstorms and long conversations
Twitter just made a major change to the way tweets appear on its website: clicking on a tweet now opens a separate separate window within your timeline. The window appears for any tweet, but it will a...
05:59 pm GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable See if there's malware in your firmware with Google's VirusTotal
When you’re looking for viruses on your computer, the typical scanner pores over your hard drive for malicious files, programs or bits of code, examining each item to make sure there’s not...
05:40 pm GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable This steering wheel cover has a touchpad for controlling your phone
Picking up your smartphone while behind the wheel of your car is illegal in many states. That doesn't mean, however, you won't want to experience the music and news streaming from apps on your phone.E...
05:31 pm GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable New testing program paves way for safer hoverboards
The reports of malfunctioning hoverboards exploding have become so frequent that it's no longer a surprise to hear of one burning a user's home or belongingsNow UL (Underwriters Laboratories), the ind...
05:15 pm GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable Craft your own 'Mario Maker' wallpapers with this Nintendo app
If torturing your friends and strangers with your own devious Mario levels wasn't enough, you can now bring your own twisted Super Mario Maker creations to all your screens.Nintendo launched a Japanes...
05:02 pm GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable This writing app deletes everything if you stop typing
Writing on a computer can be one of the most harrowing experiences of the modern era. With a bevy of Internet distractions including endless pictures of puppies, videos of people falling down and soci...
04:18 pm GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable Magic Leap snags $793 million augmented reality investment, led by Alibaba
Still cloaked in mystery, Magic Leap, the Florida-based augmented reality startup, has added a whopping $793.5 million in new funding, despite the fact that the public hasn’t even seen its produ...
04:14 pm GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable EasyJet's energy-efficient plane concept could save millions on fuel
Low-cost airlines have mastered the art of saving money. UK-based EasyJet unveiled a new concept on Tuesday that could save millions of dollars on fuel while also recycling water for passeng...
03:35 pm GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable Report: Apple will reveal new 4-inch iPhone, iPad Air 3 on March 15
Mid March is the new Christmas, at least for Apple fans, it seems.A new report from prolific Apple rumor distributor Mark Gurman at 9to5 Mac says Apple will hold its next event on March 15. The compan...
03:00 pm GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable This phone case will instantly print your photos like a Polaroid
In the first installment of "Plugged In," Mashable tech corespondent Ray Wong gives you the lowdown on the Prynt case. This ZINK paper-based printer accessory connects to smartphones and uses augmente...
02:00 pm GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable Prynt Case makes Harry Potter's moving photos a reality
Video: Rill Causey, Quincy LedbetterUnlike photos in the Muggle world, photos in the wizarding world of Harry Potter aren't static. They're living images, where people and things move around, and peop...
12:59 pm -05 - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable See if there's malware in your firmware with Google's VirusTotal
When you’re looking for viruses on your computer, the typical scanner pores over your hard drive for malicious files, programs or bits of code, examining each item to make sure there’s not...
12:15 pm -05 - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable Craft your own 'Mario Maker' wallpapers with this Nintendo app
If torturing your friends and strangers with your own devious Mario levels wasn't enough, you can now bring your own twisted Super Mario Maker creations to all your screens.Nintendo launched a Japanes...
11:14 am -05 - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable EasyJet's energy-efficient plane concept could save millions on fuel
Low-cost airlines have mastered the art of saving money. UK-based EasyJet unveiled a new concept on Tuesday that could save millions of dollars on fuel while also recycling water for passeng...
09:00 am -05 - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable Prynt Case makes Harry Potter's moving photos a reality
Video: Rill Causey, Quincy LedbetterUnlike photos in the Muggle world, photos in the wizarding world of Harry Potter aren't static. They're living images, where people and things move around, and peop...
08:39 am GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable Scientists are using Xbox Kinect to let orangutans play video games
Humans are not the only animals into video games, it turns out.In a research project that began Monday, orangutans at Australia's Melbourne Zoo are being entertained with interactive projections from ...
08:27 am GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable Jaguar Land Rover joins $7.9 million program to test self-driving cars
Jaguar Land Rover announced Monday morning that it is putting five highly automated vehicles on U.K. roads this year to test both connectivity and self-driving tech.Imagine, for example, if your car k...
04:00 am GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable Canon's 1D X Mark II DSLR records 4K video for a whopping $5,999
Not to be outdone by Nikon's high-end D5 DSLR, Canon has announced its own full frame DSLR with 4K video recording: the EOS-1D X Mark II.As the successor to the EOS-1D X, the Mark II is not a camera f...
03:24 am GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable Porsche won't offer self-driving cars, report says
Self-driving cars are going to be the future of mobility. That is, for everyone but Porsche.Porsche CEO Oliver Blume told German newspaper Westfalen-Blatt that the performance carmaker does not plan t...
02:48 am GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable See the nearly complete Apple UFO headquarters in this new drone video
Over the past year, we’ve seen a number of drone videos of the new UFO-style headquarters of Apple being built. But none have been as revealing as a new video posted on Monday that shows the adv...
02:25 am GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable Microsoft's tracking of the Iowa caucuses is an early fail
Maybe we should stick with the hand-written ballots. The website tracking the Republican caucus results in Iowa experienced intermittent outages on Monday, a stumble for what had been a highly to...
02:25 am GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable There was a big Microsoft fail at the Iowa caucus
Maybe we should stick with the hand-written ballots. The website tracking the Republican caucus results in Iowa experienced intermittent outages on Monday, a stumble for what had been a highly to...
02:12 am GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable Samsung to unveil Gear 360 virtual reality camera, report says
Just one day after Samsung announced the debut date of its Galaxy S7 smartphone, there are new rumblings that the company will also release a long-rumored virtual reality cameraSamsung may have offere...
01:11 am GMT - Tue, February 2, 2016
Mashable Tesla has applied for a dealership license in Michigan
What's the old adage? If you can't beat them, join them? Well, it seems that's exactly what Tesla is doing. The upstart EV automaker has applied for a dealership license in Michigan.This is a change, ...
11:50 pm GMT - Mon, February 1, 2016
Mashable Both WhatsApp and Gmail top 1 billion users
Facebook and Google both just reached a significant milestone. Google's Gmail and Facebook's WhatsApp both claim more than 1 billion monthly active users, the companies announced Monday.News of both m...
10:22 pm GMT - Mon, February 1, 2016
Mashable Facebook is changing which posts you'll see first in the News Feed — again
Facebook is once again tweaking its News Feed algorithm to help weed out posts you may not want to seeThe company said Monday that it is updating the News Feed based on feedback from user surveys; the...
06:58 pm GMT - Mon, February 1, 2016
Mashable We tested Apple CarPlay in a 2016 Cadillac CTS-V so you don’t have to
Mashable transportation reporter Nick Jaynes takes Apple CarPlay out for a spin in the 2016 Cadillac CTS-V. Read more...More about Apple, Tech, Cadillac, Youtube, and Apps Software...
05:16 pm GMT - Mon, February 1, 2016
Mashable This computer can tell what people are thinking instantaneously
A new computer program can decode people's thoughts almost in real time, new research shows.Researchers can predict what people are seeing based on the electrical signals coming from electrodes implan...
04:33 pm GMT - Mon, February 1, 2016
Mashable Bill Gates confessed he memorized license plates to keep tabs on staffers
Bill Gates once had a habit of memorizing his employees’ license plate numbers to keep tabs on when they came and left during the early days of MicrosoftAs a guest on BBC Radio 4's Desert Island...
04:30 pm GMT - Mon, February 1, 2016
Mashable Report: Forget 'Going Dark,' surveillance will survive the age of encryption
Don't panic. Seriously, don't. That's the message to the intelligence community — especially the FBI — from a group of cybersecurity and policy experts who make a fairly compelling case th...
04:09 pm GMT - Mon, February 1, 2016
Mashable Hello Kitty flip phone may not be cutting edge, but it's freakin' adorable
Who needs an iPhone or Galaxy when you can buy a Hello Kitty flip phone?The Figurine KT-01 doesn't feature any cutting-edge technology like a high-res screen or an app store. Heck, the phone doesn't e...
02:58 pm GMT - Mon, February 1, 2016
Mashable Dutch police are training eagles to grab drones from the sky
Remember those two sassy eagles that snatched a DJI Phantom 3 drone out of the air last last year, thinking it was a meal? It turns out they were on to somethingThe Dutch police are training eagles to...
03:59 am GMT - Mon, February 1, 2016
Mashable MIT team wins Hyperloop competition, Elon Musk predicts global transportation network
The SpaceX Hyperloop Pod competition crowned a winner on Sunday, naming the MIT Hyperloop Team as the group with the best look at what the Hyperloop transportation pod system might look like in the fu...
02:33 am GMT - Mon, February 1, 2016
Mashable Australians can use roaming for free in New Zealand with Vodafone
After years in the #Vodafail wilderness, telecommunications company Vodafone really, really wants Australians to like them. And what better way to earn brownie points than by offering customers free r...
02:18 am GMT - Mon, February 1, 2016
Mashable Samsung sends out invites to 'Unpacked' event to debut Galaxy S7
It looks like we'll know soon enough how many of those Galaxy S7 rumors were true as invitations to Samsung's "Unpacked" event have been sent, according to Android CentralThe event will happen on Sund...
03:40 pm GMT - Sun, January 31, 2016
Mashable Google's 'SkyBender' project plans to beam 5G Internet from solar drones
Google is over 4G internet and wants to beam 5G to you from the skyThe company is now experimenting with solar drones that deliver 5G Internet, reports The Guardian.See also: Australia will have a 5G ...
03:02 pm GMT - Sun, January 31, 2016
Mashable 4 intense foreplay apps to get your juices flowing
Some people say sex and smartphones don’t mix. But hear me outNo longer an intimacy killer, foreplays apps turn your smartphone into your new favorite sex toy. From controlling a vibrator, to he...
10:40 am -05 - Sun, January 31, 2016
Mashable Google's 'SkyBender' project plans to beam 5G Internet from solar drones
Google is over 4G internet and wants to beam 5G to you from the skyThe company is now experimenting with solar drones that deliver 5G Internet, reports The Guardian.See also: Australia will have a 5G ...
07:19 am GMT - Sun, January 31, 2016
Mashable Fire-resistant bags are the latest hoverboard accessory
After fires, explosions, recalls and bans, it seems like owning a hoverboard is just testing fate. If you must, at least take some precautions.Aiming to give hoverboard-owners a little more peace of m...
01:11 am GMT - Sun, January 31, 2016
Mashable Google Fiber testing phone service with select users, report says
The rollout of Google Fiber, the search giant's initiative to give select cities high-speed Internet access, could be about to add a service that would dramatically enhance the offering: phone service...