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Jaw-dropping video shows Virgin Galactic pilots blasting into space

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Stolen Tesla leads police on chase after owner finds it with Tesla app

Criminals might want to think twice before stealing Tesla. A man led police on a chase through Riverside, California, after stealing a Tesla from a parking garage. The moment the Tesla was moved from its parking spot, the owner knew that his car was on the move and that he wasn‘t driving it, according to local news reports. The Tesla owner informed the police, who eventually arrested the suspect. SEE ALSO: Tesla‘s fart mode is a real

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Uber wants to be the ‘Amazon of transportation.‘ BMW and Daimler might do it first.

Two major car makers just out "Ubered" Uber. Last year, Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said he wanted the app to do it all: individual rides, carpools, food deliveries, electric bicycles, e-scooters, self-driving vehicles, and even flying taxis. He wanted Uber to become "the Amazon of transportation." But on Friday, German companies Daimler (of Mercedes-Benz) and BMW announced they were investing 1 billion euros (1.13 billion) to offer many of the sa

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Twitter cofounder Ev Williams is leaving the company‘s board

One of Twitter‘s cofounders is taking a major step back from the company: Ev Williams is leaving the company‘s board. It‘s been an incredible 13 years, and I‘m proud of what Twitter has accomplished during my time with the company. I will continue rooting for the team as I focus my time on other projects, Williams said in a statement in an SEC filing announcing his departure from the board. Thank you, @jack and @biz for s

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Patriots owner Robert Kraft charged with soliciting prostitution

If you‘re a fan of hating on the New England Patriots, you‘re probably enjoying a bit of schadenfreude right about now. New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft was charged with "two misdemeanor counts of soliciting a prostitute" on Friday, part of a widespread Florida investigation into prostitution and potential sex trafficking. The announcement came just a day after Deadspin noted some peculiar NFL-related questions at a press confe

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Period tracking app says it will stop sharing health data with Facebook

After The Wall Street Journal reported that popular period-tracking app Flo had been secretly sharing some of its users‘ most personal health data with Facebook, Flo is promising to make some changes. Along with a number of other popular health apps, Flo used Facebook‘s developer software to track users‘ data in a way that could be used for advertising purposes, the report found. SEE ALSO: Are period apps gender-inclusive? Not q

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Drivetime trivia app turns your daily commute into a gameshow

Drivetime commuter trivia app Free download on App Store or Google Play View Product The Good Interactive without being distracting Designed knowing you are at the wheel You might actually learn something Available to play anytime The Bad Limited content with a focus on current events For heavy drivers only 30 minutes of trivia per day Meant for solo adult drivers so doesn‘t work well for carpooling passengers o

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This cat opening a door by himself is truly impressive

Videos of cats opening doors are always good, but here is a particularly good one. It was taken by Twitter user @steeleio_, who couldn‘t figure out why her roommate‘s cat was always able to break out of their bathroom. So she set up a camera on a shower shelf, shut the cat in the bathroom, and shook his food bag outside the door so he‘d want to get out. He escaped in less than five minutes. "Once he got out, we gave him a treat

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How VR and AR are going to transform the way we consume news

In this special edition of MashTalk, Mashable sits down with Ray Soto, Director of Emerging Technology for USA Today, at CES 2019. Soto discusses his team‘s latest projects that bring an entirely new perspective and interactive experience to contemporary hot button topics - like Trump‘s border wall. Furthermore, Soto sheds light on how he believes this style of storytelling will change the media industry going forward. Read more...Mor

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Proud Pokmon Parents, It‘s Time to Show Off

Read more...More about Pokemon Go, Mashable Reels, Tech, and Gaming

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Amy Klobuchar apparently ate salad with a comb and then made her staffer clean it

The New York Times published a story Friday detailing the harsh, occasionally demeaning manner in which 2020 presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar has treated her staff. There are a lot of disturbing details in the report, including accounts of Klobuchar throwing items "in the direction of aides" and making employees wash her dishes, which is probably unethical and definitely shitty. The weirdest story, though, is about a comb. In 2008, an aide al

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Colin Kaepernick‘s new ‘Icon‘ jersey sells out in hours

The NFL quarterback revealed the jersey on his Instagram page. Read more...More about Nfl, Mashable Video, Black Lives Matter, Colin Kaepernick, and Nfl Football

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Amy Klobuchar apparently ate salad with a comb and then made her staff clean it

The New York Times published a story Friday detailing the harsh, occasionally demeaning manner in which 2020 presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar has treated her staff. There are a lot of disturbing details in the report, including accounts of Klobuchar throwing items "in the direction of aides" and making employees wash her dishes, which is probably unethical and definitely shitty. The weirdest story, though, is about a comb. In 2008, an aide al

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Can you tell between a real and computer-generated face?

The test is simple enough: Guess which human face is real and which is not. You‘d be surprised how tricky it can get. Read more...More about Mashable Video, Artificial Intelligence, Nvidia, University Of Washington, and Gan

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Breakdancing proposed as new sport for 2024 Olympics

Squash, snooker, and chess also launched public bids for inclusion in 2024, but were not selected by the Paris organizers. Read more...More about Mashable Video, Breakdancing Olympics, Paris 2024 Olympics, 2018 Youth Olympics, and Us World

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6 major challenges foldable phones need to overcome to prove they‘re not a fad

Foldable phones are really, finally, happening this year. But almost nobody should buy one until their many kinks are worked out. Earlier this week, Samsung upstaged its own Galaxy S10 unveiling (all four of them) with another big announcement: its foldable Galaxy Fold phone. The nearly 2,000 luxury device, which transforms from a phone into a tablet when unfolded, is being touted as a taste of the future of mobile. But now that we‘re days

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Save 30 on these very stylish Urbanears Bluetooth headphones on Amazon

If you live in a big city, then you‘ve probably seen people on the subway or walking down a crowded sidewalk wearing hipster-friendly and very colorful retro headphones from Urbanears, a company based in Sweden known for premium sound quality and style. The audio company released the Plattan 2 Bluetooth, a wireless version of their most popular headphones, and they‘re now on sale for 30 off. SEE ALSO: Spotify bets big on podcasts with

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Out of traffic, into a ditch: Why Waze on snowy mountain roads could be a bad idea

Rachael got out of her car, crying as she walked through a foot and a half of snow, looking for a paved road that could take her out of the mountains. Instead, she found herself staring into the face of a horse wearing a blanket. How did Rachael in a car with four-wheel drive in an extremely popular tourist destination find herself stuck on an unpaved road in the snow? Apple Maps. Recently, transportation officials and highway patrolmen who man

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‘Barry‘ season 2 trailer is all about comical introspection

Bill Hader‘s assassin-turned-actor Barry Berkman continues to unravel in the Barry Season 2 trailer. He‘s working on a new play while still keeping his dark past a secret from love interest Sally (Sarah Goldberg) and acting coach Gene (Henry Winkler), whose girlfriend he may or may not have killed in the Season 1 finale. It also looks like he‘s teamed up with Noho Hank to form "Team Badass." The trailer has references to Cha

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Sex robots are a hot trend for online porn

We may not have flying cars but sex robots are definitely a thing that exist and they‘re becoming increasingly popular, even in porn searches. according to the adult website xHamster, there is an upward trend of searches for sex robots on its website. In 2017, the site saw 21,402 total sex robot searches, a 60 percent jump over 2016‘s total of 13,339. December 2017 was that year‘s biggest month, with over 3,900 searches. And in

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Patriots owner Robert Kraft‘s charged with soliciting prostitution

If you‘re a fan of hating on the New England Patriots, you‘re probably enjoying a bit of schadenfreude right about now. New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft was charged with "two misdemeanor counts of soliciting a prostitute" on Friday, part of a widespread Florida investigation into prostitution and potential sex trafficking. The announcement came just a day after Deadspin noted some peculiar NFL-related questions at a press confe

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Congrats to Bowser, the next President of Nintendo of America

The next President of Nintendo of America is Bowser. Okay, it‘s actually a man named Doug Bowser, but that didn‘t stop the internet from making jokes. Read more...More about Mashable Video, Nintendo, Video Games, Bowser, and Reggie Fils Aim

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What Silicon Valley can learn from Pinterest

When was the last time a social media company could say it had a good week? Because that‘s something the often overlooked social media platform Pinterest can actually claim today. On Thursday, the Wall Street Journal reported that Pinterest had confidentially submitted paperwork to the Securities and Exchange Commission to file an IPO later this year. Just two days earlier, the Journal also broke the news that Pinterest had taken the most d

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Cheap laptop alert: Save 150 on the Dell Inspiron 15 5000 at Walmart

Desktop PC computers can certainly break the bank, but getting left out of crystal clear movie-watching and high-level gaming graphics doesn‘t feel great. There must be some other way to experience these perks without having to apply for a loan, right? The answer is yes. Consider snagging this Dell laptop if you‘re on a budget and looking for a high-end entertainment experience. The Dell Inspiron 15 5000 is a good option for an entry-

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