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Stranger Things 2 review: Binge watching can't disguise how bad this is

Stranger Things 2 review: Binge watching can't disguise how bad this is

The afterglow of binge watching Stranger Things 2 is very, very strong — believe us, we know.  Unless you’re a heartless, unfeeling demodog, you’re probably still feeling the warm fuzzies from Steve Harrington and Chief Hopper dadding all over our strange things. But let’s put our feels to the side for a moment, and consider […]

The pope is about to drop bars and the internet loves it

The pope is about to drop bars and the internet loves it

Sorry, Kendrick. The pope is the greatest rapper alive.  On Saturday, His Holiness was on a flight from Cairo to Rome, where he warned about the devastating effects of a war with North Korea.  A serious topic, for sure. But the internet was too distracted by the above photo to care about the message. Francis: […]

'Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2' already crosses $100 million at the box office

'Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2' already crosses $100 million at the box office

Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 doesn’t open in the United States until May 5, but international box office returns portend good times ahead for the latest Marvel space adventure. Across 37 international openings, Guardians 2 has picked up an estimated $101.2 million in ticket sales. It’s on pace for a #1 box office finish […]

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Facebook is making blood donation easier with a new feature

Facebook is making blood donation easier with a new feature

Facebook is rolling out a new feature to help blood donors, and the people who need it in India find each other. On Oct. 1, India’s National Blood Donor Day, Facebook will start prompting users to sign up as blood donors. People will see the prompt in their timelines, and can tag themselves as donors […]

LG is selling a phone that repels mosquitos

LG is selling a phone that repels mosquitos

It’s getting tougher and tougher for phone makers to differentiate. So LG’s latest bright spark appears to be a phone that integrates an ultrasound mosquito repeller in its back hump, in an effort to appeal to users in India. SEE ALSO: Nokia’s releasing the iconic 3310 in 3G, and Australia’s getting it first The K7i‘s […]

Vin Diesel looks like he just cried or is crying over Paul Walker-inspired custom Xbox

Vin Diesel looks like he just cried or is crying over Paul Walker-inspired custom Xbox

A Paul Walker-operated car from the Fast and Furious series was the inspiration for a new custom Xbox One S. The green-and-blue Xbox is a nod to Walker’s car from The Fast and the Furious, the one he used in his first race against Vin Diesel. It will be raffled off on Oct. 1 as […]

Report says credit cards used at Sonic restaurants are up for sale on the dark web

Report says credit cards used at Sonic restaurants are up for sale on the dark web

Beware, late-night snackers and fast food connoisseurs: Millions of credit and debit cards used at Sonic restaurants may have been compromised and put up for sale in “underground cybercrime stores.” SEE ALSO: Here’s what your identity sells for on the dark web Security expert and investigative journalist Brian Krebs first reported the possible breach after […]

Learn how to invest your money with this beginner's guide

Learn how to invest your money with this beginner's guide

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. You know investing is the way to go when it comes to getting rich outside of the 9-to-5 grind—so what’s your cash still dong in your checking account?!  It’s okay, you’re definitely not alone. Taking the plunge and […]

Facebook ads linked to Russia were about undermining Clinton

Facebook ads linked to Russia were about undermining Clinton

Some of Facebook’s Russia-linked ads supported President Donald Trump, some boosted Green Party candidate Jill Stein, and others touted Sen. Bernie Sanders, but the world has yet to see or hear of one that was in favor of Hillary Clinton.  That information comes courtesy of Politico, which reports that one pro-Stein ad featured the hashtag, […]

Volvo’s Senior Director of Design is changing the way people drive

Volvo’s Senior Director of Design is changing the way people drive

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Say 'Alexa' to the Amazon Echo 2

Say 'Alexa' to the Amazon Echo 2

Amazon is ready to take its Echo smart speaker to the next level with an all new, smaller Echo.  The new model has an even stronger focus on audio, including Dolby Digital and new far-field microphone technology. The company announced the new device at its headquarters in Seattle today. Amazon unveils the all new Echo. […]

Google removes YouTube from the Amazon Echo Show

Google removes YouTube from the Amazon Echo Show

Just three months after the release of Amazon’s Echo Show, it looks like the device won’t be able to fulfill one of its key value propositions. On Tuesday, The Verge reported that the Amazon Echo Show no longer has access YouTube. When the Echo Show first debuted as basically Amazon’s Alexa with a screen, “Chief […]

After almost a year, the video game voice actors strike is over

After almost a year, the video game voice actors strike is over

The video game voice actors strike is over, and — as is often the case with compromises — it seems like neither party really got what it wanted in the end. The 340-day work stoppage came to an end on Saturday with a “tentative” agreement between the Screen Actors Guild‐American Federation of Television and Radio […]

'30 Rock' is coming to Hulu

'30 Rock' is coming to Hulu

Let this be a lesson, of sorts: A TV show’s streaming life is never guaranteed, but there are some the internet just can’t do without. A few weeks after it was announced that Netflix would lose fan favorite 30 Rock in October (along with Friday Night Lights, which has yet to spoken for, ahem), Hulu […]

Comcast is launching a streaming video service for cord-cutters

Comcast is launching a streaming video service for cord-cutters

Comcast is launching yet another video streaming service for you to consider purchasing. The cable giant announced today it’s launching Xfinity Instant TV, what is essentially a bundle of local broadcast networks, for $18 per month. The service will only be available to Comcast broadband subscribers. SEE ALSO: Apple TV 4K review: A solid update […]

Amazon is showing off a lot of new Alexa-powered products today

Amazon is showing off a lot of new Alexa-powered products today

Get ready for a bunch of new Amazon hardware. The company is holding a special media event at its Seattle headquarters today where it’s expected to show off a new lineup of Alexa-enabled products. SEE ALSO: Amazon’s out of the original Amazon Echo right now, and they won’t say why Among the new devices we’re […]