Holy Frap! Yes, You Can Actually Win Free Starbucks For Life

We Heart It Soon, 14 people in the world will win free Starbucks for life. The coffee behemoth is giving away what it refers to as Ultimate Starbucks Cards made of 10K hammered gold. The card’s retail value is $5,000, but could be worth up Read More …

29 People Who Are Worse At Thinking Things Through Than You

SLOW. CLAPS. FOREVER. 1. Whoever designed these fishing trophies: View this image › Via imgur.com 2. The visionary behind this vanity license plate: View this image › Via imgur.com 3. The person who really, really wanted people to know how many types of grapes are Read More …

Facebook: Auto-Play Video Ads Will Remain Small Scale This Year

Sheryl Sandburg, chief operating officer of Facebook, responds to questions during a news interview with Megyn Kelly on the show, The Kelly File, in the FOX television studio Wednesday, April 9, 2014, in New York. Image: Frank Franklin II/Associated Press Facebook doesn’t expect its video Read More …

Kodak Exiting the Consumer Printer Business

The long, sad decline of Eastman Kodak continued on Friday as the company announced it was exiting the consumer printer business. The company, which is in the process of submitting a restructuring plan to Bankruptcy Court, will “wind down sales of consumer inkjet printers” and Read More …

Drastic Times: This Man Never Makes Political Posts On Facebook But He’s Making An Exception Just This Once

“Hey guys, you know me…I almost never do this kind of thing.” With those few words, political common wisdom was overturned today where you’d least expect it: Facebook. Gregory Nurkich, a 29-year-old marketing analyst working in St. Paul, MN, never thought of himself as a Read More …

Are You Job Seeking? NBC and 200+ More Are Hiring

Mashable‘s mission is to inform the connected generation; but we can help you put that knowledge to work, too. Since 2005, Mashable has been committed to bringing the top digital, social and tech news and resources to our readers. Over time, we’ve built a readership Read More …

Facebook Adds a News Feed Option: ‘Pages Only’

Facebook may have unceremoniously deleted an old version of the News Feed, one that showed a wider variety of posts than the current versions, earlier this week. But that doesn’t mean the social network has stopped tinkering with this, the most essential of Facebook components. Read More …

Vermont Follows @Sweden’s Lead With @ThisIsVT

Sweden’s official tourism agency has made waves across the social web ever since it started giving the country’s official Twitter account to a different Swede every week. Now, the U.S. state of Vermont is trying to replicate Sweden’s success with a Twitter account of its Read More …

He Dropped His Dog Off At The Sitter. What Happened Next Is Every Pet Owner’s Worst Nightmare.

Before going away on a holiday at Christmas, this family decided to board their 3 year-old Shar Pei Akayla. Akayla’s dad used Rover.com to find a family to watch her. The website claims to be a mediator that will put you in contact with safe Read More …

28 Ghost Signs From London’s Past You Can Still See Today

James Lewis has been pounding the streets of London to discover and document all the faded, forgotten signs that you probably hadn’t noticed. 1. “For your throat’s sake, smoke,” – cigarette advert on Brixton Road. View this image › James Lewis / imgur.com These photos Read More …