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Here’s How You Can Make Beer-Flavored Ice Cream



Two great jubilees of American culture are on the horizon

On Aug. 1, it’s International Beer Day. Then, if that weren’t enough, Aug. 2 is Ice Cream Sandwich Day

Sit back and let that sink in for a second. When you’re done, treat yo’ self to the recipe in the video above. Any bizarre food combinations you’re into? Tell us your favorites in the comments!

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30 Songs to Fuel Your Summer Vacation



Even if you’ve already done some traveling, chances are you could use asummer vacation

The weeks leading up to a vacation can be stressful — from finishing all your work to picking the ideal location — which makes it that much sweeter when you’ve hit the open road.

To capture this moment of bliss and to save you some planning, we assembled this Music Monday playlist that’s the perfect soundtrack for any summer vacation. So blast these…

The App Apocalypse Is Upon Us



A new report shows that nearly 80% of the apps in Apple’s App Store are barely being used

The industry coined term for them is, appropriately, “zombie apps.” (And who says big-wig analytic folks can’t be clever?)

In the newest episode of Mashable Minute, Elliott tries to figure why so many apps are living such unloved lives. What’s your best guess?

Last week, we told you about Earth’s most popular mineral finally getting a name. Check it…

Virgin America Files for U.S. IPO



Virgin America, the U.S. airline partly owned by billionaire Richard Branson, has filed for an initial public offering in the U.S.

The company hasn’t revealed how much it plans to raise by going public yet, though its has previously said it plans to raise $115 million

Paperwork with the Securities and Exchange Commission discloses that the company posted revenues of $1.4 billion in 2013 and a net income of $10.1…

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Puns Aside, Geology Really Does Rock



The most abundant mineral on Earth lies deep within the surface. You’ve heard of the lower mantle? This is the lowest mantle

After years of research, scientists now have a name for it: Bridgmanite

Elliott talks about how it rocks (groan) in the newest episode of Mashable Minute. Like what you see? Subscribe to Mashable on YouTube to catch every episode

Earlier this week, we took a look at a methane-sniffing supercomputer that could

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Who Sounds Better on Helium: Morgan Freeman or Jimmy Fallon?



Jimmy Fallon is taking Morgan Freeman‘s voice to the next level

Fallon convinced the 77-year-old actor to inhale helium on Thursday’s episode of The Tonight Show. While Freeman called the act “undignified,” he still did played along, proving his voice is just as iconic at a higher octave.

This isn’t the first time Freeman’s gotten, err, gassy; he inhaled the noble gas to promote his Science Channel show Through The Wormhole earlier this year

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New App or New Ad? Instagram Teases Us With Bolt



What exactly does Facebook have up its sleeve?

An ad for a new app called Bolt mysteriously appeared on Instagram on Wednesday. Android users reported seeing a new banner-style app-install ad on on the service, according to TechCrunch, which featured a “one tap photo messaging” app called Bolt.

The ad included what appeared to be an install button similar to the app-install ads from your Facebook News Feed

The button was a dead link,…

Google Updates Gmail App With Better Google Drive Integration



While sharing documents and files between Gmail and Google Drive has been a nearly seamless experience on the web for some time, integration between the two apps on the mobile side has been lacking— until now.

Google rolled out an update to Gmail’s iOS app Thursday that makes it easier for users to view and share documents and files between Drive and Gmail.

Gmail users on iOS can now view and save files on Google Drive directly from the…

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The Insider’s Guide to Comic-Con



Holy sculpted chest plate, Batman — it’s here

Comic-Con 2014 is officially upon us. But are you ready?

Take a look at our insider’s guide up top. And don’t forget to subscribe to Mashable on YouTube for more videos like this

BONUS: 5 Biggest Moments in Comic-Con History

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Photographer Brings Spam Emails to Life



One person’s spam email is another person’s art.

When those pesky emails began piling up in photojournalist Christina De Middel‘s inbox, she did something that most would consider unthinkable — she read them

What she found were some incredible stories of open heart surgeries, a young girl asking for her hand in marriage and an African attorney looking to share some of his funds

Each story — fabricated or not — demanded her attention…