Tag Archive for special

12 of the best online dating sites for geeks, nerds, sci-fi buffs, and more

TwitterFacebook

Mashable’s readers (and writers) are known for being OBSESSIVE about the things we love, like comic books and movies, gadgets and tech, or the latest Space X launch. You may say we kind of geek out about things. Okay, fine, we *are* geeks. And geeks are awesome.

But sometimes, awesome can use a bit of assistance in the dating department. Not because there’s no one out there (nerds are totally in these days), but…

How to brush your cat’s teeth, if you have the chillest cat in the world

TwitterFacebook

Brushing a cat’s teeth is apparently something  that cat owners can (and probably should?) do, but the idea of sticking a toothbrush into a cat’s mouth isn’t exactly pleasant. 

Luckily, the Helpful Vancouver Vet has a handful guide on how to brush those feline pearly whites. Or should we say … purr-ly whites.

Anyway, assisting Dr. Burstyn is the chillest cat in the entire world, Clawdia, who barely reacts as he brushes her teeth with a special flavored toothpaste.

The best way to get…

How to brush your cat’s teeth, if you have the chillest cat in the world

TwitterFacebook

Brushing a cat’s teeth is apparently something  that cat owners can (and probably should?) do, but the idea of sticking a toothbrush into a cat’s mouth isn’t exactly pleasant. 

Luckily, the Helpful Vancouver Vet has a handful guide on how to brush those feline pearly whites. Or should we say … purr-ly whites.

Anyway, assisting Dr. Burstyn is the chillest cat in the entire world, Clawdia, who barely reacts as he brushes her teeth with a special flavored toothpaste.

The best way to get…

Vibrantly colorful custom PC comes with a built-in Nintendo Switch dock

TwitterFacebook

Putting a Nintendo Switch inside a PC might be the best gaming combination ever conceived.

This custom PC made by Maingear, known as the F131, is a wonderfully vibrant creation covered in bright colors and LEDs, but is also an extremely beefy machine with two Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti graphics cards and an Intel i9 processor. What makes it extra special though is the built-in dock for the Nintendo Switch, which appears to allow you to plug in and play the Switch through the PC and capture card,…

Vibrantly colorful custom PC comes with a built-in Nintendo Switch dock

TwitterFacebook

Putting a Nintendo Switch inside a PC might be the best gaming combination ever conceived.

This custom PC made by Maingear, known as the F131, is a wonderfully vibrant creation covered in bright colors and LEDs, but is also an extremely beefy machine with two Nvidia GTX 1080 Ti graphics cards and an Intel i9 processor. What makes it extra special though is the built-in dock for the Nintendo Switch, which appears to allow you to plug in and play the Switch through the PC and capture card,…

Save $250 on a Nikon DSLR camera, which would make a great graduation gift

TwitterFacebook

A smartphone camera can only do so much. For truly crisp photos, you’ll want to invest in a digital camera with great resolution and a zoom lens.  Lucky for you, there’s this Nikon D3400 digital camera on sale for $250 off at Walmart.

This Nikon camera has 24.2 megapixel resolution to take high-quality photos and record crisp video, plus an 18-55mm zoom lens so you can really get up in there. The LCD monitor provides a…

Facebook faces fresh criticism over ad targeting of sensitive interests

Is Facebook trampling over laws that regulate the processing of sensitive categories of personal data by failing to ask people for their explicit consent before it makes sensitive inferences about their sex life, religion or political beliefs? Or is the company merely treading uncomfortably and unethically close to the line of the law?

An investigation by the Guardian and the Danish Broadcasting Corporation has found that Facebook’s platform allows advertisers to target users based on…

Just a bunch of people being big jerks on Google Street View

TwitterFacebook

Humans usually think that as long as no one’s watching, they can get away with whatever they want.

But in this day and age, someone is always watching. At the very least, our overlord Google has eyes everywhere. 

And when those little Google Street View cars roll by, you’d better believe they’re recording everything.

So behold, parking violators and general dickish behavior abound in this collection of people caught being general assholes on Google Street View. Some didn’t think they’d get…

22 gifts under $25 for your kid’s teacher

TwitterFacebook

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable’s commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission.

Ok, so you probably can’t bribe your kids’ teachers to give them better grades, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t show appreciation to the people responsible for educating the next generation of young minds.

This levitating cup will literally lift your spirits

TwitterFacebook

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable’s commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission.

If you ask Hermione Granger to make her cup of butterbeer levitate, she would have to bring out her wand and utter the words “Wingardium Leviosa.” But if a muggle like you, who’s been waiting for their Hogwarts letter since forever, was requested to do the same, all you have to do is place your glass on…