It seems we cannot get away from kale. It is in smoothies, salads, sandwiches, ice cream and now it is at Starbucks.
On Tuesday, the coffee chain will introduce three new Greek yogurt smoothie flavors to its range: Strawberry, Sweet Greens and Mango Carrot. Wait, what? Yes, mango and carrot together. Apparently orange vegetables and fruit combinations are a thing now.
Have you missed white Kindle e-readers ever since they disappeared in 2012? So has Amazon. The internet retailer has quietly unveiled a white version of its basic Kindle reader that’s headed to at least China on April 8th, and Japan on April 20th. It… …read more
These two balls of joy have had a long journey and have been through many hard times together. The happy couple were surrendered into care in 2013, morbidly obese, struggling to breathe and with severe eye problems.
Never leaving each others side, they were nursed back to health by the team at …
When Faith Lennox was nine months old, she lost her left hand. Now at age seven, she’s getting one custom made by a 3D printer. It’s called a ‘robohand’. She got to pick the colors and watch the printing process firsthand at Build It Workspace, a 3D printer studio in California
Build It’s Mark Lengsfeld thinks the technology will revolutionize prosthetics, especially in children who outgrow prosthetic limbs or have trouble using them due to size and weight.
Interested in watching thought-provoking discussions, music videos and college sports on your TV through a Chromecast stick? You’re covered as of today. Google has announced that the mobile apps for MTV, Pac-12 sports, TED Talks and Qello Concerts no… …read more
It’ll take a while longer to see how Samsung’s acquisition has improved SmartThings’ Hub and sensors. The company was supposed to release its next-gen home automation devices this April, but now it’s pushing back the launch date. SmartThings isn’t ev… …read more
This dog seems perfectly happy prancing about, completely unaware that he’s actually, in fact, a god. It only takes spelling dog backwards to make perfect sense of why this pooch can perform such a feat of biblical proportions. Russian photographer Fox Grom snapped this majestic scene on a Russian lake right after a fresh rainfall
It’s already April Fools’ Day in Japan and Google isn’t wasting any time.
In a video posted to Google Japan’s YouTube page, the company introduced Google Panda, its new adorable take on voice-enabled search.
“Google Panda is engineered with state of the art emotional and conversational intelligence,” promises vice president of engineering, Chris Yerga, in the video. “All you have to do is speak your mind.”
Later, a Google engineer takes the stage to walk through the design inspiration (a real-life panda, of course) and the various features of Panda, which include its extra cute, mobile and shock-absorbing abilities. In keeping with Google’s tendency to make devices in multiple sizes, Panda is available in the “compact” Google Panda 5 and Google Panda 6. …
Lots of businesses and politicians are talking the talk, disgusted with Indiana’s new Religious Freedom Protection Act that’s been widely slammed as an “anti-gay law” for its failure to protect the LGBT community from discrimination
But who’s actually doing something about it?
While Gov. Mike Pence says the whole thing is just a “perception problem,” a number of businesses, state and city governments, and organizations have taken concrete steps to push back against the state of Indiana.
Mashable has tracked who’s put their pen to the table:
Gov. Inslee issued a ban on travel to Indiana for members of his administration.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo
“I direct all agencies, departments, boards and commissions to immediately review all requests for state funded or state sponsored travel to the State of Indiana and to bar any such publicly funded travel that is not essential to the enforcement of state law or public health and safety.”