Image: ambar del moral/mashableAs a society, we like to swear. Swear words have a strange power over us. It starts when we are young, when they are deliciously taboo. Then, as we age, our dependence on swear words increases to the point where as an adult, we find...
More bad news for Uber: one of the ride-hailing giants self-driving Volvo SUVs has been involved in a crash in Arizona apparently leaving the vehicle flipped onto its side, and with damage to at least two other human-drivencars in the vicinity. The aftermath of the accidentispictured in photos...
Alfred Molina as Robert Aldrich, Jessica Lange as Joan CrawfordImage: Suzanne Tenner/FXAlfred Molina may have nabbed one of his finest roles yet, thanks to a filmmaker thats been dead nearly as long as the actors been working. Thats because director Robert Aldrich didint give Molina the part he...
If a picture is worth a thousand words, a video is worth that times the frame rate. Matroid, a computer vision startup launching out of stealth today, enables anyone to take advantage of the information inherently embedded in video. You can build your own detector within the companys...
Image: cpsc/Vecaro Lifestyle, image modified by Mashable Here we go again. Following the tragic deaths of two children in Pennsylvania caused by a hoverboard fire earlier this month, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) just announced the recall of yet another hoverboard brand. SEE ALSO: The rise...
UK biomimetic engineering startupAnimal Dynamicsis buildinga microdrone with wings inspired by the flapping flight of a dragonfly. The project, which started in June 2015 with a feasibility study, isbeing funded with 1.5 million from theUK Ministry of Defence, via DSTL, the Defence Science and Technology Lab. Last fall...
Pizzagate believers are still out there.Image:  Jan Vaek/stocksnapConspiracy theory peddling InfoWars host Alex Jones apologized on Friday for spreading the unfounded conspiracy theory that a D.C. pizza restaurant was at the center of a child sex-abuse ring run by Hillary Clinton. But outside the White House on Saturday,...
You need only to Google "pineapple pizza" to know the internet loves itself a good (if not: dumb, hilarious) food fight. The latest debate tearing friends, families, and lovers apart? Pulp vs. no-pulp. Our personal opinion? Pulp's delicious. It's juice, and then some. But we're just the documentarian, not...
Image: Mashable Composite: Bruno Vincent/Getty, Michael Wong/GettyThe 2016 election felt like it lasted an entire lifetime. It also feels like it's been an entire lifetime since it ended. It has truly felt like years since we were able to wake up and not worry if our president...
Todays Stories Tesla Model 3 is just a smaller, more affordable Model S, says Elon Musk Instacart agreed to settle a class-action lawsuit for $4.6 million SoftBanks self-driving bus project pulls in $4.6M to push for 2020 commercialization Credits Written by: Tito Hamze, John MannesEdited...
Six years ago, a massive earthquake, consequent tsunami and nuclear crisis struck Japan. International organizations rushed to help the countrys devastated residents, and to figure out how to clean up Fukushima Daiichi, the wrecked nuclear power plant. Robots offered a ray of hope amid unfathomable loss. At least...
Minna Salami, J.K. Rowling, and Emma Watson have mastered the Twitter game.Image: Carola Michaela photography / David Fisher / Broad image / REX / SHUTTERSTOCK / MASHABLE COMPOSITEWhile Twitter can be a platform for dialogue and community, it has gained a reputation for being a space where misogynistic...
Easter is coming up right around the corner, and you know what that means: egg hunts, tasty meals, and fun with family. It’s also a great time to break out this awesome resurrection roll recipe! After all, Easter is a fun opportunity to eat some candy, but it’s also...
The Tesla solar roof tiles the company unveiled last year, which look like regular roof tiles and yet have roughly equivalent efficiency of traditional solar power gathering cells, will be up for order starting in April, according to Tesla CEO Elon Musk. These are a key step in...
Making cakes really is an art form. Most importantly, they have to be delicious. Whether you like rich chocolate ones filled with fudge, ganache, and chocolate chips, or you prefer a lighter vanilla taste with fruity fillings, the most crucial thing about acake is how it tastes. However, it...
Fancy.Image: Bethany Clarke /Getty ImagesWhy give something away for free if you can charge for it? The Twitterverse was set aflame this afternoon with news that the company is considering creating a premium service for its power users. Fortunately, this wouldn't be some sort of Tinder Select-esque club...
Im a firm believer that theres humor in just about everything. With obvious exceptions like death and illness and a few others, of course. So when my oldest daughter, just north of nineteen, found out she needed another wisdom tooth pulled, I couldnt help but see the yin and...
If you love breakfast as much as I do, you probably have a whole roster of recipes at the ready for when you’re in a sweet or savory mood in the morning. Well, we have the newest MVP for the “savory” file: broccoli cheddar muffins! These flavorful, tangy muffins...
Until last year, I only knew of chia seeds from that annoying ’90s plant commercial for chi-chi-chi-chia. I can still picture that porcupine or funny face with grass sprouting out as their fur or hair. What I did not know back then were the amazing health benefits chia seeds...
Image: fanduelTheres a Scottish startup thats been making waves in the US fantasy sports space, and its eye is now firmly set on changing the fantasy football game in the UK. On a journey that may seem alien to most, Edinburgh startup FanDuel began their venture in North...