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Mashable is a global, multi-platform media and entertainment company. Powered by its own proprietary technology, Mashable is the go-to source for tech, digital culture and entertainment content for its dedicated and influential audience around the globe.

Mashable was created by Pete Cashmore from his home in Aberdeen, Scotland, in July 2005. Time noted Mashable as one of the 25 best blogs in 2009, and it has been described as a "one stop shop" for social media. As of November 2015, it has over 6,000,000 Twitter followers and over 3,200,000 fans on Facebook. In June 2016, it acquired YouTube channel CineFix from Whalerock Industries.

In December 2017, Ziff Davis bought Mashable for $50 million, which several publications referred to as a "fire sale" price down from its peak valuation of $250 million. Mashable was not meeting its advertising targets, and was losing money, with $4.2 million losses in the quarter ending September 2017. After the sale, Mashable laid off 50 staffers, although Ziff Davis insisted on keeping top management. Because of the drop in value, stock options issued to employees during Mashable's successful times were worthless.

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If you thought the best time to pick up deals on electronics was Black Friday, well, you would be right, but it's not the only time to swoop on bargains. There are currently loads of fantastic deals across the entire range of electronics on Amazon. You can take your time, search high and low, and eventually find a great discount, or alternatively
Talk about the best of both worlds. One of our favourite Disney stars-turned-international pop stars  is going to be in (one of) our favourite dark sci-fi anthology series.  No, it's not Demi Lovato starring in The Twilight Zone (though we'd love to see that).  SEE ALSO: The darkest fake media in 'Black Mirror': A complete guide
Samsung's Galaxy S10 is still likely months away, but rumors about the phone just keep on coming.  The latest among them comes courtesy of Gizmodo UK, which says a source at a "major tech retailer" gave them the exact launch date, release date, storage and screen sizes and even prices in the UK for all variants of the phone.  SEE ALSO:
If you're a follower of Stephen King on Twitter, chances are you could hazard a pretty good guess as to how the horror master might feel about Trump's wall. Well, over the past couple of days, he's made it pretty clear.  SEE ALSO: 38 times Stephen King absolutely slammed Donald Trump on Twitter Following Wednesday's fairly tense discussion
The year was pretty ridonkulous across the board, but Fox News had itself a doozy of a 2018, with a string of controversies, slip-ups, feuds, and strange happenings.  SEE ALSO: 'Saturday Night Live' cold open rips Fox News and that ridiculous 'Vape God' interview The news network has long since tied its fortunes to President Trump. They seem
We've finally had the last straw with plastic straws. Business from small-time cafés to conglomerates like Starbucks and American Airlines to even entire states like California are pledging to ban single-use straws in an effort to become more environmentally-conscious. With the rest of the world hell-bent on helping sea turtles not get

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From: Mashable By Tracey Edouard Recommended by: Mashable Image: © Laughing Stock/CorbisMashable's latest #BizChats Twitter chat discussed several money habits people can pick up to break the cycle of living paycheck to paycheck.Several financial savvy entrepreneurs and personal finance experts joined us including: Alexa von
  For nearly two weeks, Facebook has been at the center of a media firestorm about whether its "human editors" have been inappropriately tampering with the "Trending Topics" seen by millions.A U.S. senator has pressured Facebook for answers. Top Facebook executives have met with leading conservative figures like Glenn Beck to assure them
You know how they say there's an Uber for everything? This new platform wants to add to the list.   ArticleBunny, which launched this week, says it stands to have an equally transformative impact as Uber — this time on the way businesses build original and engaging content. ArticleBunny enables companies to order
This article is part of SWOT Team, a series on Mashable that features insights from leaders in marketing, brand-building and public relations.   We all know it pays to have a large social media presence (this is a world where companies pay Kim Kardashian an estimated $20,000 per promotional tweet). But short of buying followers or
From: Mashable By Erin Greenawald for The MuseRecommended by: MashableIf you’re planning to look for a new job this year, you’re not alone.Which might leave you wondering: How, exactly, does one get noticed in a crowded, motivated pool of applicants? Sure, you can read the job description, but how can you know what hiring managers are really
From: Mashable By Olivia Niland Recommended by: Mashable You can find Donald Trump piñatas all over downtown Los Angeles' Piñata District. Image: Olivia niland/mashableIt's almost always the hair.When Lorena Robletto, a retailer in downtown Los Angeles' Piñata District, gets a call for a custom Donald Trump piñata, the focus is

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She's done it again, folks. Ariana Grande has released an absolute banger.  Grande has just dropped the lyric video for "God Is A Woman," (incidentally her grandmother's favourite track from her upcoming album) and people are already hailing it as the track of the summer.  From the lyrics, it's pretty clear the song is about the power of
All businesses — no matter how big or small — need a strong and compelling website if they want to stand out from the crowd. Whether you're starting your own business or simply thinking about it, looking to create an online store or just beef up your client list, it's important to consider what your online presence is going to look
Are you an entrepreneur who specializes in selling handcrafted soaps and artisanal candles? Are you an entrepreneur who doesn't specialize in anything at all? Congratulations, you're pre-qualified to be America's next shipping magnate.  At least, that's what Amazon wants you to believe. Amid soaring sales, the Seattle-based e-commerce giant
While the government remains complicit in a massive human rights violation along U.S. borders, at least one person in Hollywood is trying to make life better for immigrants. Gina Rodriguez, star of Jane the Virgin, convinced The CW to spend the funds for its Emmy campaign on a Latinx teen's college tuition. SEE ALSO: 7 activist groups supporting
When you're practicing your soccer skills, it's important to cover all the basics: passing, tackling, dribbling, shooting.. and, of course, Neymar-ing.  SEE ALSO: This 1 photo perfectly sums up just how obsessed England is with the World Cup Yep, that's right, Neymar-ing. On Wednesday, YouTuber Soccerdrill shared a video of a group of kids "
Netflix price changes are always controversial. But luckily, it looks like the streaming company's latest strategy for getting more money out of users won't affect most of us (for now). The streaming giant confirmed to CNET that it has been testing out a new tier for its pricing models for select users in Europe: a €16.99 per month "Ultra"

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