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Multiple account support is reportedly coming to Instagram

mashable.com — One feature noticeably missing from Instagram - the lack of support for switching among multiple accounts - may not be an area for complaint anymore. The feature is already live on iOS for some users, according to a report by the blog Latergramme (which is not officially associated with Instagram).

Android Wear update lets you make calls with your smartwatch

mashable.com — Dick Tracy would be proud: A new Android Wear update, announced Thursday, lets smartwatch users make calls only by using their watch, provided it has a microphone and a speaker. Until now, it was only possible to monitor calls and answer or decline them from your watch; now, you can actually make calls by talking into your watch.

This secret code will let you play chess on Facebook Messenger

mashable.com — From the amazingly intricate easter egg department: Facebook has a hidden, fully functional, graphical game of chess embedded into its Messenger, and anyone can play. To start a game, open a Messenger conversation with someone and type "@fbchess play". A chess board will show up, and your game has just started!

See a guy summon his Tesla with an Apple Watch

mashable.com — Tesla's Summon feature, which lets you call upon the car to unpark itself out of the garage and arrive at your doorstep, is cool enough by itself, but it's infinitely more cooler when you do it from an Apple Watch.

Google Chrome will protect you from fake download buttons

yahoo.com — It's happened to all of us: You're trying to find a download link for some freeware app, and the three largest buttons on the site that say "download" are all fake. Click on any of those, and your computer will probably get infested with malware.

Ruffling Donald Trump's hair with a trumpet is oddly satisfying

mashable.com — We know what you're thinking: That haircut doesn't need any more messing up. But a new site, located at trumpdonald.org, is just too fun not to try. The site is really, really simple: There's a Trump, there's a trumpet, and you can move the trumpet around and blow it at Trump.

Spotify users can now listen to their music on Amazon Echo

mashable.com — Echo, Amazon's voice-controlled, wireless home speaker, can now play your Spotify tunes. The new feature, available for Spotify Premium subscribers in the U.S., lets you ask Amazon's virtual assistant, Alexa, to play an artist, playlist or genre from Spotlight's catalog.

Samsung to roll out screen-equipped trucks that show the road ahead

mashable.com — In June 2015, Samsung showed off an intriguing concept: The company attached a large screen onto the back of a semi-truck, showing the road ahead to drivers behind the truck. Now, the company is getting ready to roll out the system, called "Safety Truck," to the global market.

Google Chrome will protect you from fake download buttons

mashable.com — It's happened to all of us: You're trying to find a download link for some freeware app, and the three largest buttons on the site that say "download" are all fake. Click on any of those, and your computer will probably get infested with malware.

Apple Watch impact resistance in doubt after man successfully sues Apple over damage

mashable.com — How resistant is Apple Watch to impact? Apparently, not resistant enough for Apple to replace it if its glass cracks under standard warranty. Gareth Cross, 32, from Aberystwyth, UK, found that out the hard way when he tried to replace his cracked Apple Watch Sport, according to a BBC report Tuesday.
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Feb 05, 2016

Loving the new @deftones song. With each new album, Deftones get a firmer hold as my no. 1 driving music choice. youtube.com/watch?v=JAmt6z…

Feb 04, 2016

You’ve seen a drunken Twitter rant. I might start a new trend tonight: Baby-wont-let-you-sleep Twitter rant. Less drama, equally incoherent.

Feb 04, 2016

For some reason I don’t get @LightspeedMag covers in my iPad Kindle app, last two issues. I see them in Kindle for Android, though.

Feb 04, 2016

RT @mashable: A tiny European nation is about to do big things for asteroid mining on.mash.to/1Pk1koF pic.twitter.com/btupETSq9X

Feb 04, 2016

“Come to us, dark lord Cthulhu, and usher the new age of agony” — Chicken i.imgur.com/PqiRGsA.jpg

Feb 04, 2016

All the offices I see are open space. Are there any closed space offices? Like, small-closet-closed, offering eternal darkness and solitude.

Feb 03, 2016

I’m counting the books I’ve started reading, but haven’t yet finished. I’m up to 20. I need help.


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