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Are you searching for your next great career opportunity in the digital space? The Mashable Job Board is here to serve you as the leading destination for digital talent.

Since its launch five years ago, the Mashable Job Board has been a hiring hub for more than 3,000 employers. We have showcased career opportunities from companies such as Google, Edelman, Viacom, Yelp, American Express, NBC Universal, Digitas and many others seeking to attract our audience.

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World’s Largest Aircraft Could Fly in Early 2015

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The Wright Brothers flew their first flight in a 21 ft. airplane over the Outer Banks of North Carolina. About 14 of their planes could fit inside the world’s newest, largest aircraft, the Airlander, a 300 ft. zeppelin-shaped, helium-filled vessel.

The U.S. government originally funded the development of the voluminous aircraft, but scraped plans due to budget cuts. The aircraft — built in England — made one flight in Lakehurst, N.J., at McGuire Air Force Base in August 2012

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Are you searching for your next great career opportunity in the digital space? The Mashable Job Board is here to serve you as the leading destination for digital talent.

Since its launch five years ago, the Mashable Job Board has been a hiring hub for more than 3,000 employers. We have showcased career opportunities from companies such as Google, Edelman, Viacom, Yelp, American Express, NBC Universal, Digitas and many others seeking to attract our audience.

In August, we relaunched the Job…

Saturn’s ‘Yin and Yang’ Moon Shines in NASA Photo

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Call it cosmic zen. Yin and yang appear to meet on one of Saturn’s moons in a photo taken by a spacecraft exploring the ringed planet and its many moons.

The new Cassini photo of Saturn’s moon Iapetus shows the satellite’s dark and light sides as comma-shaped features that bear a striking resemblance to the yin and yang symbol in Chinese philosophy. The image was released in December, but actually taken by the Cassini spacecraft in August.

“This view looks toward the Saturn-facing hemisphere…

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Are you searching for your next great career opportunity in the digital space? The Mashable Job Board is here to serve you as the leading destination for digital talent.

Since its launch five years ago, the Mashable Job Board has been a hiring hub for more than 3,000 employers. We have showcased career opportunities from companies like Google, Edelman, Viacom, Yelp, American Express, NBC Universal, Digitas and many others seeking to attract our audience.

This past August we relaunched the…

Privacy Advocates Sound Off on Obama’s Proposed NSA Reforms

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U.S. President Barack Obama laid out his plan for reforming the National Security Agency’s widely-derided surveillance tactics Friday, after months of pressure to do so from privacy advocates, technology companies and fellow elected officials.

The global debate on government surveillance, fueled by documents leaked by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, is now more than seven months old. Obama first promised to enact changes to NSA policies in August, two months after the Snowden leaks…

LinkedIn Adds Search for Volunteer Opportunities

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LinkedIn added a new Volunteer Marketplace on Wednesday, allowing users to search for volunteer opportunities that require particular skill sets like open board seats at non-profits

In August, LinkedIn allowed users to openly express interest in these types of opportunities on their profile page, but until Wednesday, these people could only be contacted for positions and couldn’t actively search for them

More than 600,000 people have…

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Iran President’s Tweets Reveal Progress Toward Nuclear Agreement

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U.S. President Barack Obama announced a landmark agreement on Iran’s nuclear-energy program late Saturday night

Although he was careful to note that it is only a “first step,” Obama said the U.S. and other world powers would begin to ease economic sanctions against Iran in exchange for the country offering significant proof that it does not intend to pursue a nuclear weapon. A turning point toward diplomacy seems to have come with the election of Iran’s new moderate president, Hassan…

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25 Literary GIFs for Book Lovers

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This Saturday is Book Lover’s Day. (If you celebrated on August 9th, you get another day for book loving).

To celebrate, embrace your bookworm-self. Own the fact that your bookshelf is groaning under the weight of your personal library and you’ve missed more than one subway stop in the middle of a real page turner.

And, of course, read a book

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Supreme Court’s Angry Email Solution: Justices Only Send Each Other Paper Memos

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Here’s another one to add to the charming Elena Kagan anecdote file providing a wonderful glimpse into how the least transparent of the three branches of government operates.

Speaking during an interview at the Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Washington, D.C., Wednesday night, Supreme Court Associate Justice Kagan elaborated on remarks she’d made in August about how Supreme Court justices don’t use email.

“We don’t to each other. I obviously do to my…