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There's No Photobomb Like a Queen of England Photobomb

mashable.com — Here's a selfie photobomb to rule them all - no, really. The Queen of England is in it. Hockey players Jayde Taylor and Anna Flanagan captured one of the most regal selfies of all time, featuring the one and only Queen Elizabeth. Better yet, the Queen is actually smiling - a rarity for Her Majesty.
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Josh Topolsky on Leaving The Verge and His Future at Bloomberg

mashable.com — News that Josh Topolsky would leave The Verge, the technology website he helped found in 2011, came as some surprise - even to Topolsky. "For me, this came out of the blue.

New App or New Ad? Instagram Teases Us With Bolt

mashable.com — What exactly does Facebook have up its sleeve? An ad for a new app called Bolt mysteriously appeared on Instagram on Wednesday. Android users reported seeing a new banner-style app-install ad on on the service, according to TechCrunch , which featured a "one tap photo messaging" app called Bolt.

The Insider's Guide to Comic-Con

mashable.com — Holy sculpted chest plate, Batman - it's here. Comic-Con 2014 is officially upon us. But are you ready? Take a look at our insider's guide up top. And don't forget to subscribe to Mashable on YouTube for more videos like this. BONUS: 5 Biggest Moments in Comic-Con History Have something to add to this story?

Rumor: iPhone 6 Will Have Two Release Dates

mashable.com — The still-unconfirmed upcoming iPhone, presumably called the iPhone 6, has been expected to debut in two versions, one large and one small. But sources are now saying that the two phones' release dates will be staggered, one in September and one in later months, to avoid pitting the two against each other in sales.
Jul 25, 2014

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Facebook Stock Hits New High, Doubling Its IPO Price

mashable.com — What a difference two years make. Facebook stock topped $76 a share in early trading Thursday, a new all-time high for the company and more than double its IPO price of $38 in May 2012. The company now has a market cap of $193 billion.

Beef and Alcohol Are the Secret Ingredients in Juice

mashable.com — SYDNEY - There is beef and alcohol in your orange juice. If you are drinking Heinz Australia's Golden Circle juice, that is. The company revealed the secret ingredients in a letter to a customer from Melbourne, Fairfax Media reported.

Google's $1 Billion Acquisition of Twitch Reportedly a Go

mashable.com — As previously rumored, Google is reportedly going to acquire Twitch for $1 billion. The newest report comes from Dean Takahashi at GamesBeat , citing "sources familiar with the matter." Although the terms of the deal - and the timing of the announcement aren't known, Takahashi says the deal is a lock.

UN Made Clear It Was Sheltering Kids But School Still Got Hit

mashable.com — At least 16 people seeking shelter were killed when a United Nations-run school in Gaza were hit on Thursday. Initial reports suggested that Israeli tank shells hit the compound in the Gaza Strip. But the Israeli military suggested Hamas rockets may have been to blame, although it offered no proof.
Jul 24, 2014

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Jul 24, 2014

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10 Things You Didn't Know You Agreed to via Terms of Service

mashable.com — The terms of service, also known as the document you're supposed to read before signing up for a site or platform, is a treasure trove of legal guidelines, rules and permissions that few people really care about. But there are a few things you're agreeing to, hidden within the jargon, that might change the way you use the web.
Jul 24, 2014

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Jul 24, 2014

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Jul 24, 2014

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Jul 24, 2014

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Jul 24, 2014

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A Creative Dad Just Made Water Balloon Fights Way More Efficient

mashable.com — Water balloon fights are fun. Filling up water balloons? Not so much. Inventor Josh Malone, along with his kids, developed a much faster way to replace the time-consuming process of filling water balloons. Malone's device, which can fill 100 balloons in a minute, attaches to the hose directly for one-time use.
Jul 25, 2014

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Jul 25, 2014

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Jul 24, 2014

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Pedro Pascal: Red Viper Role 'Broke My Heart'

mashable.com — It isn't often you get a rock star-style reaction to walking into a bar and pulling a pint of beer. But that's what happened at Comic-Con Thursday when Pedro Pascal - AKA the Red Viper, the late, lamented Oberyn Martell of Dorne - poured the first few ceremonial glasses of Game of Thrones ale.
Jul 24, 2014

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Google Updates Gmail App With Better Google Drive Integration

mashable.com — While sharing documents and files between Gmail and Google Drive has been a nearly seamless experience on the web for some time, integration between the two apps on the mobile side has been lacking- until now. Google rolled out an update to Gmail's iOS app Thursday that makes it easier for users to view and share documents and files between Drive and Gmail.
Jul 24, 2014

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