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The 10 weirdest ‘Game of Thrones’ brand tie-ins, ranked

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With Game of Thrones being the cultural juggernaut that it is, it’s hard for #brands to not want to join the partyThrones‘ nine years on the air have yielded all kinds of weird partnerships, so here are some of our favorites, new and old. Some are good and some are useless, but such is the game of brands.

10. Jewelry

Given the success of their stunning Harry Potter line, Alex and Ani’s

The best Samsung Galaxy S10 pre-order deals from Mobiles.co.uk

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Just in case you haven’t checked you phone, on been online, or talked to another human being lately, you should know that Samsung has launched a new line of premium smartphones under the name Galaxy S10.

There are four devices included in the range: the Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+, Galaxy S10e, and Galaxy S10 5G. Featuring the all-new Dynamic AMOLED display, next-generation camera, and intelligent performance, the Galaxy S10 line is causing a stir in the tech world.

It’s not surprising that…

‘Captain Marvel’ first reactions: A fun, ’90s adventure with a brilliant Carol Danvers

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You may believe the hype.

The much-anticipated Captain Marvel had its first screenings on Tuesday night, and the first audiences to watch the film have described it as unlike any other MCU film they’ve seen before, and weirder than you’d expect.

The main take away? Well, as Mashable’s Angie Han put it…

#CaptainMarvel: Well, Thanos is fucked.

— Angie J. Han (@ajhan) February 20, 2019

Other critics and viewers thought there was a strong, nostalgic…

‘Captain Marvel’ first reactions: A fun, ’90s adventure with a brilliant Carol Danvers

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You may believe the hype.

The much-anticipated Captain Marvel had its first screenings on Tuesday night, and the first audiences to watch the film have described it as unlike any other MCU film they’ve seen before, and weirder than you’d expect.

The main take away? Well, as Mashable’s Angie Han put it…

#CaptainMarvel: Well, Thanos is fucked.

— Angie J. Han (@ajhan) February 20, 2019

Other critics and viewers thought there was a strong, nostalgic…

NBA Reddit is rightfully obsessed with Carly Rae Jepsen

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The NBA fans of Reddit are a lighthearted bunch. Extremely internet meme-dom peppers the typical talk of games and trades and stats. But the r/NBA subreddit recently took the discussion in a surprising — and delightful — direction, concerning pop star, queer icon, and internet queen Carly Rae Jepsen.

On Jan. 30, Reddit user u/NAD_83 shared the news that Jepsen would be signing the Canadian National Anthem at the NBA All Star game, which takes place this weekend, on Feb. 17. The news…

12 people explain their dating app allegiances

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In our Love App-tually series, Mashable shines a light into the foggy world of online dating. Just in time for cuffing season.


On dating apps, people’s intentions and objectives vary wildly, which is partially why they’re a breeding ground for disappointment. But sometimes — and yes, this has happened — someone uses a dating app and thinks, “Wow, that was not so bad.”

We asked 12 people to explain why they love (or at least tolerate) their favorite dating app. Spoiler: Despite the corny…

12 people explain their dating app allegiances

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In our Love App-tually series, Mashable shines a light into the foggy world of online dating. Just in time for cuffing season.


On dating apps, people’s intentions and objectives vary wildly, which is partially why they’re a breeding ground for disappointment. But sometimes — and yes, this has happened — someone uses a dating app and thinks, “Wow, that was not so bad.”

We asked 12 people to explain why they love (or at least tolerate) their favorite dating app. Spoiler: Despite the corny…

‘Kingdom Hearts III’ may have leaked, but its biggest spoilers are still safe

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Square Enix’s hotly anticipated Kingdom Hearts III isn’t supposed to be on the market until Jan. 25, 2019, but some copies have already made it to market, leading fans to brace themselves for a deluge of early spoilers. 

On Sunday, the director of Kingdom Hearts III, Tetsuya Nomura, issued a statement via Twitter confirming the leaks as legitimate but also assured fans that the game’s most surprising twists were…

‘Kingdom Hearts III’ may have leaked, but its biggest spoilers are still safe

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Square Enix’s hotly anticipated Kingdom Hearts III isn’t supposed to be on the market until Jan. 25, 2019, but some copies have already made it to market, leading fans to brace themselves for a deluge of early spoilers. 

On Sunday, the director of Kingdom Hearts III, Tetsuya Nomura, issued a statement via Twitter confirming the leaks as legitimate but also assured fans that the game’s most surprising twists were…

‘Kingdom Hearts III’ may have leaked, but its biggest spoilers are still safe

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Square Enix’s hotly anticipated Kingdom Hearts III isn’t supposed to be on the market until Jan. 25, 2019, but some copies have already made it to market, leading fans to brace themselves for a deluge of early spoilers. 

On Sunday, the director of Kingdom Hearts III, Tetsuya Nomura, issued a statement via Twitter confirming the leaks as legitimate but also assured fans that the game’s most surprising twists were…