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Elon Musk bewilders Twitter users with tweet about Mars

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The SpaceX CEO, who’s known for his Twitter of “complete nonsense,” seemingly mistook a blood moon for Mars in a tweet.

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Know any NASA nerds? This AR space mug and notebook combo makes a great gift.

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TL;DR: This futuristic NASA AR notebook and mug bundle is $5 off, dropping the price to $54.99.


Space is the place, amirite? Sadly, most of us will never actually blast off on our own voyages of discovery. But for those who still dream about exploring the cosmos, this NASA AR Notebook and Space Mug combo might be the next best thing.

The two-piece NASA set features both a notebook and mug that use augmented reality to help you explore the stars. Ever wondered what the Amazon Rainforest…

Knitting and crocheting community Ravelry bans vocal Trump supporters

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Ravelry, a wildly popular social media site for knitters and crocheters, is taking a stand against white supremacy, which includes supporters of Donald Trump and the Trump administration.

In an announcement made by Ravelry on Sunday, the site plainly states, “We are banning support of Donald Trump and his administration on Ravelry.” The new policy was set in the spirit of inclusiveness, and Ravelry states that allowing white supremacist rhetoric on the site goes against that spirit.

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Knitting and crocheting community Ravelry bans vocal Trump supporters

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Ravelry, a wildly popular social media site for knitters and crocheters, is taking a stand against white supremacy, which includes supporters of Donald Trump and the Trump administration.

In an announcement made by Ravelry on Sunday, the site plainly states, “We are banning support of Donald Trump and his administration on Ravelry.” The new policy was set in the spirit of inclusiveness, and Ravelry states that allowing white supremacist rhetoric on the site goes against that spirit.

We are…

Knitting and crocheting community Ravelry bans vocal Trump supporters

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Ravelry, a wildly popular social media site for knitters and crocheters, is taking a stand against white supremacy, which includes supporters of Donald Trump and the Trump administration.

In an announcement made by Ravelry on Sunday, the site plainly states, “We are banning support of Donald Trump and his administration on Ravelry.” The new policy was set in the spirit of inclusiveness, and Ravelry states that allowing white supremacist rhetoric on the site goes against that spirit.

We are…

Meet the queer video game developer challenging industry norms

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Indie game developer Robert Yang is a pioneer in the LGBTQ gaming space. Fighting against the gaming world norms, Yang’s work magnifies personal relationships between queer characters. Yang’s style, his place in the gaming industry, and his inspirations are all informed by his queer identity. Read more…

More about Gaming, Mashable Video, Lgbtq, Video Games, and Pride Month 2019

Learn how to be a digital marketer with this online course sale

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These comprehensive courses will provide you with the tools to become a digital marketing guru — purchase in the Mashable Shop and grab most of them for under $40.


In a world where almost everyone has a presence online, it’s essential for businesses to have digital marketing strategies.

But digital marketing is more than just setting up a fancy website and posting pretty pictures on Instagram. It’s both an art and a science, and depending on the audience you want to capture, you…

Google promises $1 billion to fight housing crisis

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Google has a $1 billion plan to put a dent in the Bay Area housing crisis. 

The company announced a sweeping new plan Tuesday to contribute $1 billion to build as many as 20,000 new homes in the San Francisco Bay Area over the next 10 years. 

The bulk of that investment will come not from Google parent Alphabet’s multibillion-dollar cash reserves, but from a promise to rezone its own land in order to build residential housing. 

“Over the next 10 years, we’ll repurpose at least $750…

Google promises $1 billion to fight housing crisis

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Google has a $1 billion plan to put a dent in the Bay Area housing crisis. 

The company announced a sweeping new plan Tuesday to contribute $1 billion to build as many as 20,000 new homes in the San Francisco Bay Area over the next 10 years. 

The bulk of that investment will come not from Google parent Alphabet’s multibillion-dollar cash reserves, but from a promise to rezone its own land in order to build residential housing. 

“Over the next 10 years, we’ll repurpose at least $750…

Inventor hacks up a perfectly good Tesla Model 3 and turns it into a pickup

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Simone Giertz, the queen of shitty robots, modified her Tesla into a not-at-all-shitty pickup truck that she has dubbed “Truckla.”

The YouTuber and inventor is known for creating useless robots that automatically smack people awake or chaotically try to apply lipstick. Her latest build, though, was a massive undertaking.

Because she’s constantly hauling lumber, steel, and other raw materials for various inventions, Giertz needed a vehicle with ample trunk space. Her previous car, a bright…