Often, great photography takes a trained eye and some mad skills. While most of us don’t need to be professional-caliber shutterbugs, even the most amateur photographers should be able to snap lovely shots of the important times in their lives
Learning about photography doesn’t mean expensive classes or complicated equipment. In fact, spending just a little time on Tumblr can teach you about both the technical and the creative sides of the art
Consisting of made-up words, acronyms and shorthands, Reddit’s jargon can seem overwhelming. Being home to such a large community that is constantly growing, changing, and evolving can feel pretty intimidating to an amateur…
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.
The Pan-American Highway stretches from Alaska all the way down to Argentina
More than 30,000 miles of roads, save for a brief break for the rainforest in southern Panama, flow along the western side of the Americas in a vast, twisting scribble through mountains, desert, jungle and plains
It’s only natural that a secret pops up along its path every once and a while.
In 2010, construction workers in Chile uncovered a vast collection of whale fossils near the side…
When Barbie dolls first hit stores in 1959, they cost $3 — but times have drastically changed
Now, as one of the most lucrative toys ever, Barbies can cost upwards of thousands of dollars. Mattel, the toy’s creator, often launches special limited editions of the doll, in addition to collaborating with famous clothing and jewelry designers.
It’s that time of the year again — Daylight Savings has arrived, and as we “spring forward,” we set our alarm clocks up one hour
It can be tough to give up those precious minutes, but Dr. Christopher Winter, a sleep expert and spokesperson for health tracker Basis, is here for you. He shared his top six healthy sleeping tips with Mashable to help maximize your bedtime and quickly adjust to DST
1. Sleep when you’re sleepy.
Even though you’re losing an hour in the day, it’s best to not try to…
We deserve better. It’s a common refrain among video game developers who work with major publishers. Churning out the latest iteration of Call of Duty or Assassin’s Creed takes its toll: inflated workweeks and 12-hour days, lists of notes and changes from the faceless entities of EA and Activision and the like, with simultaneous requests to pick up the pace — all the while making a tiny percentage of the game’s profits, not knowing if there will be another job when the project ends.
Phil Nuytten’s newest diving suit may as well have been invented by Tony Stark. At six and a half feet long, and weighing 530 pounds, the aluminum contraption looks more like a Buzz Lightyear ripoff than anything
Even its name, the “Exosuit,” sounds like slang from a science fiction novel.
It’s a first-of-its-kind design that lets deep sea divers plunge more than 1,000 feet underwater, all the while maintaing surface level pressure. The state-of-the-art rotary joints throughout the arms…
If you were in a corner of the West Hollywood Public Library parking garage one weekend in June 2013, you may have encountered artist Zach Blas. He wore a neon pink, amorphous mask, his face totally invisible save for two tiny eyeholes poked through the plastic
If you talked to him, Blas would speak to you about biometrics. He might tell you that those innocuous fingerprint and facial recognition technologies on your smartphone are actually rather insidious. He might say that these…
Malibu Barbie, Veterinarian Barbie … and Pregnant Barbie?
Over the years, the doll who can do it all has had quite a few interesting spinoffs. On March 9, she’s celebrating her 55th anniversary, which means five and a half decades of bizarre Barbie iterations