• OnePlus 3T launched in India, starts at Rs 29,999
  • This truck from Amazon will haul 1 million gigabytes of data
  • 50 legit ways you can earn some extra cash from home
  • Tougher, Better, Faster, Stretchier: The technology behind clothing and fabric
  • Baby Girl Goes On First Roller Coaster Ride, Then Camera Snaps Photo Of Her Horror

OnePlus 3T launched in India, starts at Rs 29,999

Image: LILI SAMS/MASHABLE OnePlus 3T, the Chinese startup OnePlus’ latest “flagship killer” smartphone is coming to India as well. SEE ALSO: OnePlus 3T review: Picking up where the Google Nexus left off The OnePlus 3T will be priced at Rs 29,999 ($439) for the 64GB version and Rs 34,999 ($512) for the 128GB variant. Both the models will go on sale in India from Dec. 14, and will be exclusively…


This truck from Amazon will haul 1 million gigabytes of data

The Amazon Snowmobile. Image: screenshot/amazon Amazon latest innovation is… a truck. The tech company will haul insane amounts of data in its Amazon Snowmobile, a truck that Amazon Web Services unveiled on Wednesday. If you saw the Snowmobile on the highway, you’d just think it was a regular old truck. But the Snowmobile is actually a “45-foot long ruggedized shipping container, pulled by a semi-trailer truck.” The data transfer service…


50 legit ways you can earn some extra cash from home

Image: ladysuzi Whether youre a stay-at-home parent, college student, or just looking to pay down your debt, we could all use some extra cash. While we could find a part-time gig, like driving for Uber, or start earning a passive income through affiliate marketing, wouldnt be it nice if you were able to make some fast cash from the friendly confines of your home? That may sound too good to…


Tougher, Better, Faster, Stretchier: The technology behind clothing and fabric

Image: Ambar Del Moral The clothes on your back dont just make you look good. They keep you warm and dry, make movement easier and make your life better. Fabric technology has a huge impact your day-to-day. From early advances with chemistry that gave us synthetic fabrics to treatments that are revolutionizing the idea of what clothing can do, textile tech is expanding to new and exciting places. Here well…


Baby Girl Goes On First Roller Coaster Ride, Then Camera Snaps Photo Of Her Horror

I think we all remember the first time we went on a roller coaster ride. Personally, I was at the county fair,and I was plumbterrified that was my last adventure with roller coasters for a few years! However, some little kids just adore roller coasters because they’re natural-born thrill-seekers. Others, like myself, are highly sensible little munchkins who know they have no business deliberately riding a boat down a very…


Man Finds Burnt Piece Of Paper At Dollywood, Then Looks Closer And Realizes Its A Bible Verse

Isaac McCord was an employee at Dolly Parton’s theme park, Dollywood. Despitethe recent wildfires that rampagedthrough Tennessee, Dollywood was spared. Unfortunately, there were still a few fragments foundaround the park. Isaac was assigned to help clean, so he went from area to area, picking upany surrounding scraps. Then, while sifting through the charred rubble, he discovered something that stopped him in his tracks. “It was under a bench soaking wet,”…


19 Classic Celebrities Who Changed Their Names For Fame

Back when Hollywood was still in its early heyday, budding stars knew how important it was to have a name that really stuck with peopleif they wanted to get anywhere in showbiz. Marilyn Monroe famously changed her name from Norma Jean Mortenson when the blonde bombshell was scouted by agents at 20th Century Fox back in 1946. One amusing anecdote revealsthe actress apparently being unsure where to put the “i”…


HBO, Cinemax join Amazon Channels

HBO is joining Amazon Channels. Image: hbo Amazon is still trying to take over cable. The tech giant’s TV replacement, Amazon Channels, is adding HBO and Cinemax. HBO will cost $14.99 a month for Prime members, and Cinemax will cost $9.99 a month. Amazon Channels lets users pay for some specific channels, rather than an entire cable subscription. The offering is more of a replacement for traditional TV than Amazon’s…


Product Hunt has been acquired by fellow startup website AngelList

Product Hunt, the “Reddit for startups” website favored by Silicon Valley investors and entrepreneurs, has been acquired. The three-year-old startup was acquired by AngelList, a company that matches startups with prospective investors and employees. Terms of the deal were not disclosed but Recode reported the deal was worth about $20 million. SEE ALSO: Boom time is over: Startups are failing as funding dries up Product Hunt will continue to operate…


Report: Australian startups need better access to talent from overseas

Australian startups needs more skilled tech workers. Image: pixabay public domain Sixty-one percent of Australia’s top 50 startups were founded by immigrants or children of immigrants, according to the 2016 StartupAUS Crossroads report. Despite this, the local tech industry is up against strong headwinds from the government when it comes to hiring skilled technology workers from overseas. SEE ALSO: Too many mental health apps put style over substance In recent…


iHeartRadio’s on-demand streaming service is built around old-fashioned radio

iHeartRadio’s move into on-demand streaming stays linked to the traditional. Image: freestocks.org iHeartRadio’s entry into the crowded on-demand music streaming market will stay true to its roots. The company’s new streaming services, iHeartRadio Plus and iHeartRadio All Access, will incorporate on-demand listening into radio stations. “Spotify is essentially a digitized version of a pile of LPs or CDs, and you’re left on your own to dig through and find what…


Smart wallet will sort your coins and notes for you like magic

Looks unassuming, but super smart. Image: kin One of the most frustrating things about cash is having to fumble at the register, digging through your wallet for coins. A clever new wallet design promises to handle that for you. Just dump a handful of notes and coins into its larger note compartment, and with a shake, the coins get sorted into a separate coin pouch. SEE ALSO: 3 ways your…


Scam Alert: Popular Secret Sister Gift Exchange On Facebook Is A Racket

With Christmas less than a month away, ’tis the season for scoring great gift deals online! Unfortunately, that also means it’s the season for scam artists to try to trick consumers into spending money on hoaxes and schemes. Christmas should be about joy and giving, not about constantly monitoring your bank account for fraud, but sadly, there are lots of exploitative people out there just looking to make a quick…


When Out-Of-Control Fires Burn Homes To The Ground, Dolly Parton Steps In To Pay Families $1,000

As historic wildfires devastate the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee, hundreds of people have been forced to flee and abandon their homes for their own safety, leaving everything behind. New, heartbreaking footage of the sheer amount of destruction in the 15,000-acre area has emerged. The footage and photos show people only narrowly escaping the flames, only leaving at the very last minute. Other videos show just a few of the…


Facebook blocks Prisma’s art filters from working with Facebook Live

Image: prisma labs In yet another case of “giant tech company choking out startup,” Facebook has reportedly blocked Prisma‘s super gnarly art filters from working with Facebook Live videos. Facebook claims the Prisma app’s use of its Live Video API doesn’t comply with terms and conditions, according to TechCrunch. Facebook claims the API is only for publishing live video from non-mobile devices such as professional cameras and drones. SEE ALSO:…


Reddit is now a free speech-smashing, garbage-churning hell pit

Image: Bob Al-Greene/Mashable Trump trolls on Reddit want the site’s CEO to quit over his response to a bizarre sex scandal called #Pizzagate. Crazily enough, they might be right. If you haven’t heard, #Pizzagate is the hashtag used by trolls spreading the unhinged, bogus claim that Hillary Clinton was involved in a child sex ring running out of a Washington, D.C. pizza parlor. Several employees of that pizza parlor received…


GoPro is laying off more than 15 percent of its workforce

Image: mashable GoPro is coming to terms with reality. Despite its best efforts, it’s just a camera company. The 14-year-old camera manufacturer is cutting costs by laying off more than 200 employees (about 15 percent of its workforce) and instituting a hiring freeze, the company announced Wednesday. The reductions are in an effort to restore the struggling business to profitability come 2017. SEE ALSO: Everyone is giving up on GoPro…


Kellogg’s, Warby Parker ditch Breitbart in response to Twitter pressure

Kellogg yanked its advertising off Breitbart earlier this week. Image: Associated press/Gene J. Puskar Several major brands are scrubbing their ads from far-right news outlet Breitbart following pressure from social media users. A makeshift campaign at the center of the boycott effort called Sleeping Giants claims that more than 20 advertisers have either publicly or privately agreed to remove ads from the site, including Kellogg, U.S. Bank and Warby Parker….


Get ready to see more Twitter Moments

Twitter Moments can now be created from mobile devices. Image: twitter Twitter Moments just got a whole lot easier to make. The feature that lets Twitter users collect and curate tweets into one scrollable (on desktop) or swipeable (on mobile) feed is now available on mobile, the company announced on Wednesday. SEE ALSO: Twitter employees share last day memories on Twitter Moments Aptly, Twitter created a Moment to explain the…


Drugs Write Emotional Poem To Those Struggling With Addiction

Many of us know first hand just how heart-breaking drug addiction can be. Whether you’ve been though the ups-and-downs of recovery yourself, or you’ve seen someone you love struggle time and again with their demons, one thing is for sure: wherever drugs go, they leave damage in their wake. People have always had their vices, and we’ve seen plenty come and go over the ages, from the opium crisis of…


Rare Tiny Monkey Family Went Missing From Wildlife Park But Are Finally Found And Reunited

Australia’s SymbioWildlife Park, located in New South Wales, recently suffered a big loss when three of their precious animals, a species of rare tiny monkeys, were stolen. The family of three pygmy marmosets a father, mother, and baby were taken from the park by two men. Pygmy marmosets, also known as “mini monkeys,” are the world’s smallest monkey species. According to the San Diego Zoo, “A full-grown pygmy marmoset could…


Chill out, Instagram isnt sending notifications every time you screenshot

Taking screenshots of Instagram posts is a right of social media passage. We all do it, but a recent update to the app has avid Instagram users on edge. After news broke that Instagram would be alerting users when friends take a screenshot of their “disappearing messages,” many people became extremely paranoid that Instagram is also sending notifications when they take a screenshot of a photograph. Before you have a…


‘Mistake’ at Facebook deletes Mark Zuckerberg’s posts about fake news

FILE- In this April 12, 2016, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during the keynote address at the F8 Facebook Developer Conference in San Francisco. Facebook say Monday, May 23, that it is dropping its reliance on news outlets to help determine what gets posted as a “trending topic” on the giant social network, a move adopted after a backlash over a report saying it suppressed conservative views. (AP…


Lyft finally adds its most annoying missing feature

Lyft will give customers exact fares before they request a ride. Image: mike coppola/Getty Images for Lyft Lyft is saying goodbye to estimates. Lyft will tell consumers the exact price of their rides with a new feature launching Tuesday. The upfront price information will be similar to the locked-in prices users see before they agree to an UberPool or Lyft Line ride. Lyft has provided price estimates for a while,…


Spotify’s biggest ad campaign yet highlights listener quirks

Image: spotify Your guilty pleasures and weird obsessions have apparently not escaped the notice of Spotify’s number crunchers. The streaming service is singling out some of its customers’ quirkier habits in a new billboard campaign that hit the United States, United Kingdom, France and Germany this week. SEE ALSO: Spotify soars back to the ’80s with ‘NeverEnding Story’ tribute Among the company’s revelations: A repentant lover who played the song…


Anatomy of a brand meltdown: How much did the recall mess hurt Samsung’s brand?

Visitors pass by a billboard of Samsung Electronics’ Galaxy smartphone in Seoul, South Korea. Image: Associated press/lee jin-man Now that the figurative smoke has cleared from the dozens of literal fires caused by faulty Samsung smartphones, the Korean electronics giant has entered into that most craven of corporate actions: Brand-repair mode. Its advertising which went completely dark for much of October is back to pre-recall levels, a date has been…


30-Year-Old Man Asks 13-Year-Old Girls Dad If He Can Marry Her, Then Reveals Its A PSA

Some people say “age is nothing but a number,” but when it comes to romantic relationships, how comfortable should parents be with that line of thinking? Alexander is a 30-year-old man. His current girlfriend is 13 years old. When Alexander decides to ask her father if he canmarry her, you canimagine things donot go over well. Thankfully, Alexander is just an actor, andthe multiple 13-year-old girls in the video are…