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1 Year Later, Newlywed Boston Bombing Survivor Struggles to Find Closure

It's been one year since bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, and survivors are still coping with the aftershock "The nightmares alone are really difficult," said Rebekah Gregory-DiMartino, a Boston Marathon bombing survivor. Show More Summary

App Reveals Which Of Your Facebook Friends Makes You The Happiest

A new app can reveal which of your Facebook friends makes you the happiest. To determine this, the tool assesses mutual friends, who you appear with in photos, and whose posts you’ve frequently liked or engaged with, explains a report in TIME. This app’s methodology, known as Linguistic Inquiry and Word Count, is a technology […]

12 Best Long Takes in Film History in One Short Video

14 minutes agoTechnology / Social Media : Mashable

When it comes to immersing audiences in another world, nothing seems quite as impressive as a dazzling long take. While some filmmakers opt for quick cuts filled with explosions and special effects, there are certain auteurs who love to savor the moments in film. Show More Summary

5 Innovations That Will Transform India in the Next 5 Years

MUMBAI, India — Following the United States and China, India is the world’s third largest Internet population. The country is projected to be home to 243 million Internet users by June 2014 -– but that’s still only a fraction of theShow More Summary

Riot Gear: How Protesters Around the World Suit Up

Many of the photos coming out of Venezuela, Ukraine, Thailand and Turkey over the past 10 months are images of violent disarray. Pictures of fire, blood and tear gas have woven a theme of chaos into the minds of those who have seen them. Show More Summary

How 2 Animators Recreated Pixar Magic — Without Pixar

Pixar filmmakers Robert Kondo and Dice Tsutsumi know a thing or two about using technology to tell stories with animation. The duo worked together to bring to life the characters in Monsters University and Toy Story 3 and did so with...Show More Summary

3D-Printed Ford Gran Torino Is the Muscle Car From Hell

Walk through this year's New York international Auto Show, and it's clear that the current crop of cars are rapidly catching up with the concept vehicles of the future But one audacious 3D-printed car on display at the event, a FordShow More Summary

? Technology: Frustration with Xbox One Games & Updates

I have my Xbox set to remain in standby mode at all times. The mode does use power but it means system and game updates are applied when you’re not using the console and the system boots faster as it’s in a sleep mode and not completely turned off. Cold boot takes almost 3 minutes […]

Gabriel Garcia Marquez Mourned On Twitter

Author Gabriel Garcia Marquez passed away today at the age of 87. The Nobel winning novelist, who penned books like One Hundred Years Of Solitude and Love In The Time Of Cholera, passed away this morning in Mexico City. An exact cause of death is not known but the BBC reports that “Gabo” had been ill recently and very seldom […]

Chelsea Clinton's Baby News Is the Best Excuse to Dig Up Old Chelsea Clinton Photos

Move over North West and Prince George, there's a new royal baby headed into town Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton announced her pregnancy on Thursday, alongside her mother (and soon-to-be grandma) Hillary Clinton at an event in...Show More Summary

Metallica and the NHL Playoffs: A Match Made in Hardcore Heaven

Featuring two months of bone-crushing hits and a king-sized dose of drama, the NHL playoffs are one of the most hardcore events in sports. Featuring heavy guitar riffs, cascading drum breaks and dark lyrics, Metallica is one of the more...Show More Summary

Is Turkey Really Going to 'Pixelate' Tweets It Doesn't Like?

The Turkish government will now pixelate or blur all "malicious" content on Twitter, according to the local Dogan News Agency Twitter has also agreed to implement court orders "quickly" and to "act meticulously" to shut down fake accounts,...Show More Summary

'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' Hosts First Google Hangout With Movie Stuff for Sale

We've seen big movies throw big Google Hangouts before, but The Amazing Spider-Man 2 wants you to get your wallets out for this one, too. On Monday, the cast of Sony's May 2 blockbuster and director Marc Webb will host the first ever...Show More Summary

DataPoint: Spotify’s Facebook App Showing Strong Growth

Spotify’s Facebook app has been topping AppData’s leaderboards for some time now. It’s the top gainer this week in monthly active users (MAUs), accumulating almost 1.4 million new MAUs. Spotify has over 32 million MAUs, and its DAU/MAU...Show More Summary

Cannes: 15 Women Directors, Tame Dragons and Ryan Gosling's First Time

The abysmal state of affairs for female directors in Hollywood got a tiny glimmer of hope in Paris this week, as the Cannes Film Festival announced its lineup: a group including 15 female filmmakers (though only two are in the main competition...Show More Summary

Why You Shouldn't Like Cheerios on Facebook

Cheerios has about 1 million fans on Facebook. Here's why you shouldn't be one of them. On Tuesday, Cheerios parent company General Mills updated the privacy policy on its website. The new language alerts consumers that they waive their right to sue the company if they download coupons or like any General Mills brands on Facebook. Show More Summary

The 12 Most Expensive Cars at the New York Auto Show

From futuristic designs to energy-saving technologies, the New York International Auto Show is something of a who's who of automotive geniuses. The show opens to the public on Friday, but Mashable got a sneak preview of some of the most...Show More Summary

This Oculus Rift Game Will Scare the Crap Out of You

You wake up and find yourself in a dark forest in the middle of the night. You walk around looking for someone, with only the light of a few lamp posts to guide your way. You come across a small cabin that's lit from within. As you walk up to the door, you see a figure standing inside. Show More Summary

There's a Ford Mustang on the Empire State Building, But Good Luck Seeing It

If you put a car on the Observatory of the Empire State Building, people are going to come to see it. So it’s no surprise that when Ford finally unveiled its 2015 Mustang convertible 86 stories up, there were hundreds of people packed cheek-by-jowl around it. Show More Summary

Nobel Prize-Winning Author Gabriel Garcia Marquez Dead at 87

Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel Prize-winning author of One Hundred Years of Solitude and Love in the Time of Cholera, has died, the AP reported Thursday. He was 87. See also: The 25 Best Tumblr Accounts for Book Nerds Márquez, a native...Show More Summary

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