Mashable

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Blog Tags:social media, web 2.0, facebook, twitter, myspace

Focused exclusively on Web 2.0 and Social Media



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LONDON — Sir Richard Branson probably isn't your boss. But if he was, he'd tell you to unplug for a moment, maybe even two. Virgin, the British multinational company founded by Branson, recently instituted a new requirement that some of its emp...

How much schadenfreude is too much?  For Australian Olympic diver fresh outta Rio, Grant Nel and his partner, Australian Olympic Committee blogger Amanda Main, too much is never enough when it comes to drive-by pedestrian soakings.  *evil c...

While 3D printing is enjoying its time under the sun, most mainstream consumers are still put off by the price and size of the printers. In theory, having a 3D printer at home is great for artists, designers, and creators looking to make and customiz...

Whatever you may think of right wing Australian politician Pauline Hanson, it's easy to agree that she's a divisive figure a la Nigel Farage and Donald Trump.  While much has been said about Hanson and her views on immigration, marriage equality...

While it seems parodies of that damn "pen pineapple apple pen" song can't stop popping up everywhere, perhaps some parodies shouldn't be attempted. The Hong Kong Police Force thought it would get in with the PPAP madness with its own "BBSB" — B...

If you've always wanted a balloon shaped like a fish that could follow you around, we have good news. These balloons are giant fish, powered by four AAA batteries and a remote control. They can stay inflated for weeks so you've always got company....

Meerkat may have helped ignite the livestreaming craze but its creators' latest app is taking a different approach to video. Instead, the newly-launched Houseparty, out now on Android and iOS, is a Snapchat-like app for group video calls.  The i...