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Hero barely saves little kid from slamming into a door

November 1, 2018

A man operating an automatic door has made the greatest save of the century.  At the beginning of the video, a little girl trips as she’s entering the building, and is about to hit a locked door in front of her — face first. Thankfully, the man at the front desk managed to hit the […]

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We bet you this viral mashup of Kendrick Lamar and ‘Take on me’ is the catchiest thing you’ll hear today

October 28, 2018

A Twitter user's mashup of Kendrick Lamar and a-ha has gone viralImage: Tim Roney/Getty Images/ Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Coachella/mashable composite What do you get when you mix together Norwegian synthpop from the ’80s with 2012 American rap? The answer is a surprisingly catchy tune. Student Noah Charlick uploaded a mashup of the classic 1984 […]

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‘The Care and Keeping of You’ author on the book’s staying power 20 years later

October 6, 2018

Millions of young girls grew up on "The Care and Keeping of You." Editor’s Note: The internet has changed how kids learn about sex, but sex ed in the classroom still sucks. In Sex Ed 2.0, Mashable explores the state of sex ed and imagines a future where digital innovations are used to teach consent, […]

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Ex-Nike designer created a shoe to turn kids into IRL super heroes

September 25, 2018

Image: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images You might think we left the ’90s far, far behind us, but on this day in 2018 the world is once again called to turn its attention to Robert Matthew Van Winkle, the rapper best known by his stage name, Vanilla Ice. Now there’s a good chance you’re asking yourself, […]

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This robot remembers your favorite drink and cleans up your home

September 25, 2018

One of Nest Hello‘s best features is it’s ability to recognize strangers and lock the door, providing its users with a sense of safety and security. Though, this feature recently went awry when a Nest apparently mistook a t-shirt for an intruder. While wearing a Batman shirt, B.J. May claims he was locked out of […]

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This kid’s attempt to smuggle sugar out of a restaurant is like something out of a movie

September 15, 2018

Some children are clearly destined to go on to great things. Journalist Peter Hartlaub’s child most definitely falls into this category.  SEE ALSO: Kids can now learn to code by building this Star Wars droid Just look at this tweet Hartlaub posted about his son’s sugar smuggling antics, and tell us you’re not impressed: How […]

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Astrology lovers will rejoice over these freckle tattoos

September 10, 2018

Looking for meaningful tattoo ideas? Scroll through 27 subtle tattoo ideas.Image: van Nanita / EyeEm/Getty images Tattoos not only make a style statement — they can also reflect someone’s personality.  While extroverts may gravitate toward large, colorful tattoos, introverts may find that a small, delicate tattoo can make a quieter statement more reflective of their […]

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A complete guide to sending and receiving dick pics

September 3, 2018

There are a lot of dos and don'ts when it comes to dick pics.Image: vicky leta In a strange way, dick pics have defined this weird, at times beautiful, but mostly horrifying place we call the world wide web. I mean is there any online experience more universal than encountering a penis you never expected […]

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Master chef sculpts impossibly realistic pastries that look just like fresh fruit

September 3, 2018

So delicious! So beautiful!Image: vesna Jovanovic /Getty Images/EyeEm Cherries have been crowned the fruit of the summer. (Sorry you had to find out this way, other fruits.) Cherry printed clothing, cherry-inspired accessories, and cherry red hues have been dominating the fashion world for months now.  SEE ALSO: Meet the YouTuber who’s been making musical instruments […]

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The UK is getting its first bisexual+ dating show and it’s honestly about time

August 29, 2018

'The Bi Life' will be hosted by drag queen and 'RuPaul's Drag Race' contestant Courtney Act.Image: Mike Marsland/WireImage Move over, Love Island. A new dating show is coming to town and we can only hope it’s going to be as refreshing as it sounds. SEE ALSO: Facebook is testing its very own dating app While […]

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