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27th July 2016 21:53
In Ashville, NY, a mini safety village is teaching kids how to handle some of the threats they may come across in their home or neighborhood. Scaled-down streets and model homes teach youngsters important lessons on how to escape house fires, deal with stranger danger and understand road signs. The village is one of dozens in the United States. Read more...More about Mashable Video, Kids, New York, Safety, and Real Time
27th July 2016 21:49
Pokémon fever has taken over the world — it's touched private businesses, Holocaust museums, and now, a Buddhist temple in Kyoto, Japan. Recently, the temple announced that it would partially transform itself into a Pokémon gym. Level 5 players are now welcome to roam the temple in search of runaway Pokémon. The temple offers free cell phone chargers, available on the temple steps. SEE ALSO: You shouldn't be ashamed of playing 'Pokemon Go' and loving it The resources provided at…
27th July 2016 21:36
Is Facebook just too good? The social networking giant blew past Wall Street expectations of both revenue and earnings per share for its second-quarter of 2016 earnings released Wednesday. Facebook's stock was up by more than 6 percent in after-hours trading. Facebook reported $6.44 billion in revenue, up 63 percent year over year, compared to $6 billion as analysts expected. Earnings per share, excluding certain expenses, reached 71 cents compared to 57 cents expected. Not only did it crush revenues,…
27th July 2016 21:22
The decision to get a family dog comes with a lot of responsibility. And let's face it, most kids aren't always willing when it comes to following through on chores. So when these kids begged their father to get a family dog, he reluctantly agreed — with a catch. Outlined in a 13 term Family Dog Contract, the unenthusiastic dad laid out some very important rules which the kids must abide by in order for the family to get a…
27th July 2016 21:00
Jiobit’s new chip for tiny devices uses cloud-based machine learning in its quest to shrink wearables so much they become “invisibles.” Yahoo! explores the device-shrinking strategy of the Chicago-based startup, which has been operating in stealth mode for nearly a year. And as wearables proliferate across the world, miniaturization and improved battery life become an... Read more » The post Will Jiobit’s tiny hardware turn wearables into “invisibles”? appeared first on ReadWrite.
27th July 2016 20:48
If you've ever wondered what Johnny Depp must have felt like in Edward Scissorhands, you're in luck. Episode four of CineFix's DIY Costume Squad has Dustin McLean providing a complete set of instructions for making the costume and finding out, quite literally, how dangerous it is to have scissors for hands. Check out our CineFix YouTube channel for more videos: http://bit.ly/2aeiCXJ Read more...More about Mashable Video, Costumes, Films, Crafts, and Diy Costume Squad
27th July 2016 20:46
Listen to this cool, new trick. Apart from being adorable to look at, Kanji the parrot makes a cute, little squeaky toy sound when his owner lightly touches his belly. We're addicted to this sound. Snooki dropped a music video and it's everything you've ever dreamed of Demi Lovato, Nick and Joe Jonas get together for mini 'Camp Rock' reunion ‘Stranger Things’ is full to bursting with references from '80s films Guy lip syncs his heart out while his unimpressed…
27th July 2016 20:44
Party's here! Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi, everyone's favorite Jersey Shore guidette has just released a music video for her beautifully auto-tuned single, "Yung Mommy." The mother of two raps about a plethora of experiences — from her rowdy days down at The Shore with pals, "JWoww, Sammi and Ronny" to life as a mom, dealing with breastfeeding and potty training her children. In full Snooki fashion, the video features red Solo cups, her hubby Jionni and a leopard print-filled wardrobe. To…
27th July 2016 20:41
There's nothing anti-fashion about Rihanna's latest tour merch offering. Following in the footsteps of Kanye West and Justin Bieber's pop-up shops for their own respective tours is Rihanna's. This time, instead of selling at VFILES or Barneys New York, the 28-year-old chanteuse opted for something Parisian, choosing French-cool store, Colette. SEE ALSO: Beyoncé and Rihanna will not stand for your 'Pokémon Go' shenanigans Image: ColetteThe pop-up shop will only last six days and will offer apparel items beyond tour merchandise.…
27th July 2016 20:36
The government of Turkey has reportedly shuttered dozens of media outlets, as the country's president continues to crackdown on opposition in the wake of an attempted coup. The Associated Press reported that 45 newspapers and 16 TV stations have been shut down in addition to numerous radio stations, magazines and newswiresCNN Turkey also reported the closures. There were also unconfirmed reports that more than 30 journalists have been jailed. In the wake of a failed coup attempt by parts of…