‘Geostorm’ marketing prank proves people won’t keep their cool in a real disaster

‘Geostorm’ marketing prank proves people won’t keep their cool in a real disaster
Selina Meyer would be unmoved by such sentimental displays of affection.Image: HBOWho'd have thought that one of the most caustic shows on television could yield one of the sweetest moments on Twitter? SEE ALSO: Joe Biden writes Julia Louis-Dreyfus the sweetest tweet ever, from one veep to another A few weeks ago, we got the very sad news that Julia Louis-Dreyfus had been diagnosed with breast cancer. Because 2017 is just the worst. But even in the worst of

Want to master digital marketing? Learn how for $15.

Want to master digital marketing? Learn how for $15.
Market like a pro.Image: pixabayJust to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. It’s never been easier to start your own business. On the flip side, it’s also never been harder to start your own business. Everyone and their mother is doing it and there are so many different digital ways to reach customers that it can seriously make your head spin. Fortunately, you can learn how to master the digital

This new Netflix show looks like a scarier version of ‘Stranger Things’

This new Netflix show looks like a scarier version of ‘Stranger Things’
The Snowman has been getting some lackluster reviews. So it only makes sense that the movie would get turned into a meme.   SEE ALSO: Michael Fassbender and James Corden almost defeated by an inanimate door People have been poking fun at the film's promotional poster, which features a crudely drawn snowman.  TFW Harold from Marketing forgets to bring hummus for the office party pic.twitter.com/iOYfHRiqPC — Will Goss (@williambgoss) October 20, 2017 Olaf has a long lost brother now.

The incredible reason this woman moved back to the town she swore to escape as a teen.

The incredible reason this woman moved back to the town she swore to escape as a teen.
When Ami Vitori was a teenager, she couldn't wait for the chance to leave her hometown. And when she finally did, she never thought she'd ever look back. After all, Middletown, Ohio may once have been called the "American dream" for being a bustling Rust Belt town home to a prosperous steel company and dozens of paper mills, but it had long since lost its way. By the 1980s, it had turned into a shuttered wasteland. Due to increased

Star Wars robot vacuums talk while they clean your floors

Star Wars robot vacuums talk while they clean your floors
Phil Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of worldwide marketing, announces features of the new iPhone X at the Steve Jobs Theater on the new Apple campus in Cupertino, California on Sep. 12, 2017.Image: AP/REX/ShutterstockThe iPhone X isn't even out yet and Apple is already being sued over one of its biggest features. A developer is suing Apple for copyright infringement, alleging that Apple stole the "Animoji" name from the developer's app of the same name. SEE ALSO: How dancing

Beloved Chinese smartphone maker admits to secretly collecting private user data

Beloved Chinese smartphone maker admits to secretly collecting private user data
Earlier this month, a security researcher discovered that beloved Chinese-based smartphone manufacturer OnePlus was secretly collecting its user’s private data without telling them. This sparked outrage among the company’s cult-like following, which urged the startup to change its policies. Backed into a corner, OnePlus addressed concerns and said on Friday that it would scale back its data collection efforts. After routing the internet traffic from his OnePlus 2 smartphone through a security tool, software engineer Christopher Moore saw that a

Selena Quintanilla’s Google Doodle is the most adorable thing on the web today

Selena Quintanilla’s Google Doodle is the most adorable thing on the web today
On the 28th anniversary of her first studio album, Selena Quintanilla is bridging together lifetime adorers and new fans with her very own Google Doodle. Set to the tune of “Bidi Bidi Bom Bom,” a fan favorite that won the Tejano Music Award for Best 1990s Song, the Doodle takes audiences through Quintanilla’s journey from frontwoman of her family band Selena y Los Dinos, to her iconic position as Queen of Tejano music. In the Doodle, Quintanilla sings throughout her house

Louis CK’s trailer for ‘I Love You, Daddy’ dodges sexual exploitation question

Louis CK’s trailer for ‘I Love You, Daddy’ dodges sexual exploitation question
Louis CK‘s new movie project, I Love You, Daddy, has gotten a trailer and a release date after debuting at the Toronto Film Fest in September. The film stars CK as a TV producer-slash-single dad who doesn’t know what to do when his teenage daughter (played by Chloe Grace Moretz) starts “hanging around a revered art-film director who’s been dogged for years with unresolved accusations of pedophilia and rape” (John Malkovich). The tension appears to be that on the one

City of Los Angeles opens investigation into drugmaker following CNN report

City of Los Angeles opens investigation into drugmaker following CNN report
Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer has launched an investigation into California-based drugmaker Avanir Pharmaceuticals, the subject of a CNN report into its aggressive targeting of nursing home residents with a drug called Nuedexta that may be unnecessary or unsafe for this population. Because of CNN's findings, Feuer said he will be on the lookout for illegal activity including potential patient privacy violations, kickbacks paid to doctors and off-label marketing, where a drug is improperly hawked for a purpose

The puberty book that’s about more than a girl’s period

The puberty book that’s about more than a girl’s period
(CNN)When author Naama Bloom watched her hilarious "Camp Gyno" video, about a tween who is the first girl at her summer camp to get a period, go viral in 2013, she knew she was on to something.The sequel "Full Moon Party," about a girl who fakes getting her period and then faces the consequences when her mom throws a "first moon party" in her honor, has been viewed more than 42 million times."We felt like it would be really

How can you help your local online business go global?

How can you help your local online business go global?
"In Germany, open invoices are very common where you process the payment using a third party, deliver the goods directly to the customer, and then they pay that third party once we have delivered their crafts. Image copyright LoveCrafts Image caption LoveCrafts has found that people in different countries like to pay in different ways Payment difficulties contribute to about 15% of online shoppers abandoning their virtual shopping baskets before completing the purchase, research suggests. That and difficult-to-navigate, fiddly

Trisha Paytas Tips For Vegan Weight Loss

Trisha Paytas Tips For Vegan Weight Loss
Trisha Paytas recently announced that she is going to try a vegan diet for at least 2 weeks mainly for weight loss and health. Here is some of my advice to ensure her success on a plant based diet. Intro: Maldito by Blood for Blood Outro: Beef by KRS-One Follow me on Facebook: Trisha's video: World Health Organization fat recommendations: Fat and hormones: Vegan Diet and weight management: Vegan Junk food and snacks: Thug Kitchen: Engine 2 Diet: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cw_oWp6QlNM

Panos Panay take us inside the Surface Book 2

Panos Panay take us inside the Surface Book 2
No one in the tech industry wears their heart on their sleeve quite like Panos Panay. The Windows Devices head is sometimes almost overwhelmed by his own passion for Microsoft’s Surface products. Panay’s enthusiasm bubbles over, he goes off script, and he often over-shares. Either all that is true, or Microsoft has never had a savvier product lead. Whatever the case, Panay’s product fervor is infectious and, when he explains why he’s so excited about Microsoft’s new Surface Book