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Aziz Ansari scores Netflix’ next original comedy series



Netflix is plunging further into original comedy with a yet-to-be-titled series from Aziz Ansari, Mashable has learned.

What is it about, exactly? That part is still murky, although the project has been gestating for several months — so here’s guessing they have a pretty good idea.

SEE ALSO: Netflix officially orders ‘Full House’ revival for 2016

Here’s what we know: The show will be filmed in New York, with Parks and Recreation co-creator Michael Schur and Alan Yang onboard as an executive…

OnePlus makes its One phone available to all, and unveils invite-only OnePlus 2



This might sound confusing, but bear with us. OnePlus, which originally launched its OnePlus One smartphone in April 2014 as an invite-only device, is now making it available without an invite. However, the just-announced OnePlus 2 — yes, the One is spelled with letters and the 2 as a number — will be available only with an invite when it launches later this year

The bottom line: You can get the OnePlus One now without an invite, but you’ll need an invite to get the OnePlus 2 when it debuts…

Hardware companies shine in Techstars’ startup accelerator



IrisVR and Cartesian Co. are two of the 12 companies selected to participate in Techstars’ Winter 2015 class in New York City. “If you’re running a startup outside of Silicon Valley, you want to be at Techstars,” said Ariel Briner, CEO of Cartesian Co. “They’re one of the top two accelerators in the world.”

Both companies rely on hardware as their primary technology — a rare breed in startup culture, where many…

If you’re ready for some travel envy, these European Instagrammers can help



The woes of winter have finally started to subside. The snow has melted and the sun is shining … well, sometimes

As we look forward to our bright, warm futures, what do you see? The canals of Amsterdam? The castles of the UK? The caf

3 ways brands can engage with shoppers on social media



This article is part of SWOT Team, a new series on Mashable that features insights from leaders in marketing, brand-building and public relations.

The way consumers shop online is changing, especially when it comes to lifestyle products like apparel, accessories and home decor items. As marketers, we have to adapt.

In the past, online consumers turned to search-based platforms, like Google and Amazon, to find specific items they needed and they’d make their decisions based on specs, reviews…

How to make it in America, through the eyes of an Aussie entrepreneur



For Patrick Llewellyn, CEO and president of the world’s largest online graphic design marketplace, 99designs, being an Australian in Silicon Valley has helped him get ahead.

99designs, launched in Melbourne in 2008 by Mark Harbottle and Matt Mickiewicz, has had a base in San Francisco

Tinder Cuddles Up To Instagram In Latest Update

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A book about gay penguins is one of the most disputed titles in the U.S.



A book about two male penguins raising a baby penguin is the third most complained about book in U.S. libraries.

“And Tango Makes Three” is one of the publications on the American Library Association’s annual list of books that people have formally complained about to a school or a library, according to a BBC report. The challenged books list is part of the ALA’s 2015 State of America’s Libraries Report.

The picture book,…

5 can’t-miss apps: Snapseed, Mixkit and more



With new details coming out about the Apple Watch and the new drool-worthy MacBook, you may have overlooked some of this week’s best new apps.

Luckily, each weekend, we round up our favorite new and updated apps, so you won’t miss out.

This week’s list includes an app to make your own mixtapes, another that creates personalized reading lists based on your Twitter feed and a big refresh to Google’s photo-editing app.


Why Larger Solar Power Systems Are Better


How much energy savings and ROI can offer your solar system? It is possible that it has complied with the private installers and e-commerce companies that offer different promises to different types of installations of solar systems. But what is the best choice for you? By simple math, we have completely discovered the secret to getting the best returns on investment. Here’s how:

With the recent turn of tariffs and incentives to supply ordered by the government, experts estimate that…