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5 Events to Help You Stay Ahead of the Tech and Digital Curve

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The Mashable Events Board is a great place to find leading conferences in your industry, whether it’s advertising, technology, media or public relations. This week, we’re highlighting five events that we think can help move your career forward. If you don’t find something that’s right for you, check out dozens of event listings featured in our complete listing.

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On the Events Board, you can sort listings by date added, get discount codes as a Mashable reader and watch videos of…

Google Launches Inbox to Reinvent the Email App

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Google wants to change email for the better. To do it, it’s launching a new email app, separate from Gmail, called Inbox.

Announced via blog post, Inbox builds upon Gmail’s relatively successful tabs, which introduced new buckets for Social updates and Promotions. The app features Bundles, which will group together similar kinds of messages, so things like bank statements and receipts are grouped together. Bundles will be user-customizable as well.

7 Tips for Using Social Media During Conferences

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So, you’re attending a conference. You’ve paid the entrance fee, put on the best outfit ever, grabbed a big stack of business cards and made sure your LinkedIn profile is up to date.

The one piece of the conference puzzle I can almost guarantee you’re missing? Social media.

With the rise of platforms like Twitter and Instagram, it’s easier than ever for conference organizers to put their in-person events online in real time. And while this is great promotion for the conference, it’s good for…

Comet to Buzz by Mars — And You Get to Watch

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A comet is set to zoom past Mars in a rare celestial event Sunday afternoon.

The event will be live streamed by Slooh, an organization that connects powerful telescopes to the Internet. The viewing is set to start at 2:15 p.m. ET, with the actual passing anticipated to occur around 2:27 p.m. ET.

The Virtual Telescope Project will also be live streaming the comet’s passing, below:

Called Siding Spring the comet is expected to…

Apple Magic Wears Thin at Underwhelming Launch

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“It’s been way too long,” read the press invites for Apple’s iPad Air 2 launch event Thursday. Presumably this was an attempt at a pun on the fact that the new tablet is … thinner?

Nope, that pun doesn’t quite work, and neither did the event — which was easily the most underwhelming example of Apple stagecraft since Gil Amelio was CEO in 1997

Far from giving the impression that it had been too long since it had seen us, this…

‘Game of Thrones’ Producers Confirm Flashbacks in Season 5

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Everyone together now: Flashbacks are coming

Season 5 of Game of Thrones will include a flashback to storylines and background provided in George R.R. Martin‘s A Song of Ice and Fire, HBO confirms to Mashable

Show producers David Benioff and D.B. Weiss broke the news this week during a Q&A with film students at an event in Spain, where the show is currently shooting

“By making the first season, we set a rule: No prophecies,…

Everything You Need to Know From Apple’s iPad Event

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On the heels of the launch of its new iPhones, Apple unveiled new hardware and software updates at a keynote event in Cupertino, California, on Thursday.

Among Apple‘s announcements was a launch date for Apple Pay, the iPad mini 3, its thinnest-ever iPad Air 2 and an iMac with retina display

Here’s a closer look at everything you need to know (you can watch the full event here).

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The star of Thursday’s event, the new iPad Air, has been…

Everything You Need to Know From Apple’s iPad Event

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On the heels of the launch of its new iPhones, Apple unveiled new hardware and software updates at a keynote event in Cupertino, California, on Thursday.

Among Apple‘s announcements was a launch date for Apple Pay, the iPad mini 3, its thinnest-ever iPad Air 2 and an iMac with retina display

Here’s a closer look at everything you need to know (you can watch the full event here).

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The star of Thursday’s event, the new iPad Air, has been…

Apple’s iPad Event Was the Epitome of All Dad Jokes

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There are dad jokes, and then there are Apple jokes.

Apple’s iDad iPad event was full of updates and exciting news about the device’s new and improved design. It was also a great opportunity for the company’s senior VP of software engineering Craig Federighi to test out his comedy routine.

With so many puns and cheesy lines about Klingon keyboards and security leaks, nobody makes a dad joke like Apple.

The Internet groaned and rolled its…

Apple’s iPad Event Was the Epitome of All Dad Jokes

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There are dad jokes, and then there are Apple jokes.

Apple’s iDad iPad event was full of updates and exciting news about the device’s new and improved design. It was also a great opportunity for the company’s senior VP of software engineering Craig Federighi to test out his comedy routine.

With so many puns and cheesy lines about Klingon keyboards and security leaks, nobody makes a dad joke like Apple.

The Internet groaned and rolled its…