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20 Nintendo Facts to Blow Your 8-Bit Mind

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You know it’s a bad day when you learn that adult love shacks and porn stars have deep, historical roots in your childhood icons

Or maybe it’s just a sign you’re getting older

Take Nintendo: On the surface, it’s an 8-bit, fun-loving universe packed with colorful heroes and affable villains. But behind the scenes? Let’s just say there’s more to the plumber than a little butt crack.

In the latest episode of 5acts, we take a look…

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What Does the New Google+ Name Policy Mean for YouTube?

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Google has dropped all of its profile name restrictions, meaning users can now choose any name they want for their profile pages

This change back to old ways has obvious benefits for anonymity on the Internet — but, to be honest, could it also lead to a resurgence in trolls?

Lamarr Wilson discusses this new policy and what it could mean for YouTube users in the latest episode of YouTube Weekly

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Virality: How Does It Work and Why Do We Share?

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We share things online every day — a cool DIY project, something that made us laugh, or a picture of a cute animal. We propel our ideas into the vast space known as the Internet, and become one tiny factor of a much larger process known as virality

Why are we compelled to do this?

In our latest Mashable Explains video, we take a look at virality and memes, and discuss why the web is the perfect environment for ideas to spread.

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Survey: YouTube More Popular Than Live TV

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A new survey from Adroit Digital suggests that YouTube is now more popular than live TV

Out of 2,000 people surveyed (U.S. respondents over 18 who own a television, smartphone and personal computer), 68% of viewers said they consume video content from YouTube, 51% consume video from live television and 49% consume content from Netflix.

For this story and more, check out the video above. Be sure to subscribe to Mashable on YouTube for future episodes of YouTube Weekly.

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How Not to Make Your Cat Internet Famous

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Internet cat culture is big business these days, with the top tier felines making endorsement deals, booking commercials and even starring in their own movies. It’s the gold rush of pet aficionados, and people are trying to cash in while they can.

One girl will attempt to do what so many cat lovers have tried to do before her. Claire, a young unemployed writer, has one goal — to make her cat Internet famous.

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How Not to Make Your Cat Internet Famous

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Internet cat culture is big business these days, with the top tier felines making endorsement deals, booking commercials and even starring in their own movies. It’s the gold rush of pet aficionados, and people are trying to cash in while they can.

One girl will attempt to do what so many cat lovers have tried to do before her. Claire, a young unemployed writer, has one goal — to make her cat Internet famous.

Check out the video…

How to Cope With ‘Game of Thrones’ Withdrawal

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Season 4 of Game of Thrones is over… so now what?!

Elliott Morgan offers some suggestions that will help you cope until the next season.

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BONUS: 5 ‘Game of Thrones’ Facts Every Fan Should Know

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What Does Apple’s Swift Programming Language Mean for iOS Developers?

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In our latest Ask A Developer video, iOS Engineer Chris Gibbs discusses how Swift is changing the game for iOS developers.

Don’t forget to check out our Ask a Dev YouTube channel and subscribe for more developer news and information.

Our developer experts are from Mutual Mobile, a leading development and design firm that builds mobile strategies for top companies such as Audi, Google and Citigroup. The team is eager to…

5 Facts You Didn’t Know About Google

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It’s hard to imagine what our lives would be like without Google — that all-knowing, all-powerful search engine that seems to run our lives both on and off the Internet.

While Google may know pretty much everything about us, there’s still quite a bit we don’t know about our favorite minimalist homepage.

Some of these fascinating facts could be so surprising, you might have to Google them after watching the video.

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5 Minecraft Facts You Didn’t Know

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Minecraft might be the most important and influential indie of all time, but how much do you really know about this blockbuster video game? (See what we did there?)

We’ve assembled five fresh facts for you to build your knowledge of the sandbox smash hit.

Special thanks to the hilarious Wil Wheaton (hallowed be thy name) for keeping an eye on the #5facts team for this episodeThe Wil Wheaton Project premieres on Syfy on May…