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‘Game of Thrones‘ has brought winter to Comic-Con with an epic activation

Winter has come to San Diego in the form of an elaborate Game of Thrones experience, which will allow you to leave Comic-Con feeling like the rightful ruler of the Seven Kingdoms. SEE ALSO: ‘Game of Thrones‘ Season 7 premiere proves the ladies really are running the show Taking place at a sprawling indoor space sandwiched between the Omni and Hard Rock hotels in San Diego‘s Gaslamp district, the HBO activation bestows a "dragong

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6 tweetstorms that defined Trump‘s first 6 months as president

President Donald Trump has a way of upending news cycles and his own agenda with a few early-morning 140-character messages tapped out on the Twitter app. Never before has a president used social media like this. Trump unleashes diatribes against enemies and friends, lashes out at news outlets and TV hosts, and chastises both Democrats and Republicans. SEE ALSO: Trump‘s Tech Week did not make America great We‘ve rounded up six of his

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What Facebook‘s most ‘meaningful‘ Groups tell us about Zuckerberg‘s grand vision

Facebook‘s newest priority isn‘t a shiny new technology or a funky new predictive algorithm. It‘s Groups, one of the earliest features on TheFacebook.com. These aren‘t your sophomore year of college Groups though. Facebook is pointing to a series of highly-engaged collectives that highlight why they believe that Groups will play an important part in the future of Facebookand fulfill CEO Mark Zuckerberg‘s goal to "bri

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On the anniversary of Apollo 11, let us revisit the time Buzz Aldrin punched a moon landing denier

Exactly 48 years ago Thursday July 11, 1969 Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin descended from the Apollo 11 capsule to become the first humans to ever walk on the moon. And while the video of Armstrong and Aldrin actually stepping foot on the moon is one of the greatest moments in history, one video that doesn‘t get enough love is the one you see above from 2002. SEE ALSO: Get your own bag of (real) moon dust for just 4 million On Septemb

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Google Maps adds ‘Outer Space View‘ to Street View with stunning ISS photos

Google‘s Street View has arrived in space. You can now explore the International Space Station via Google‘s Street View. It‘s the first (but hopefully not the last) time Google has taken its Street View outside of Earth. SEE ALSO: Google quietly released a killer new feature in Google Maps Navigating the ISS‘ Street View images is a little different than Google Maps‘ typical setup. You still pan around a particular a

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Udemy online courses are on sale for all of July with this code

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Becoming the best version of yourself is easier than ever thanks to the wealth of knowledge now available on the internet. For the next few hours Udemy is offering more than 40,000 courses at just 10 for new students. If you‘ve dabbled in Udemy courses before, you can still use the code JULY15UDEMY to get courses for 15. Here are a few

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Learning to code might be the best (and cheapest) career choice you could make

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. If you‘ve found yourself in a career rut, the best choice may just be to start from scratch and learn to code no matter how many years of job experience you may have. There‘s so much new and evolving technology out there, and not enough people to run it. Plus, it‘s never been more affordable to learn the skills needed to land

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Am I startup material?

When you‘re looking for a new job, it‘s essential to pare down exactly what you‘re looking for. Similar to the college application process, you‘ll probably need to do some soul searching before refining your list. You could admire a company that‘s disrupting an industry, and at the same time, not be a good fit for working there. Startups are known to have unicorn success stories. We‘ve all heard about companie

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2 giant dark web marketplaces that sold drugs, guns, and data shut down in global operation

A huge global effort shut down a pair of huge dark web marketplaces where transactions of drugs, firearms, and stolen data reportedly generated at least 1 billion. SEE ALSO: A dark web marketplace went down, and oh boy did its customers freak out The FBI, DEA, the Dutch National Police, and Europol worked to take down Alpha Bay and Hansa, the largest and third-largest dark web markets, respectively. According to a press release from Europol, Alp

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Grandpa devised the cutest emoji cheatsheet imaginable

Old dogs can definitely learn new tricks, they just have to find their own method. In the face of huge new online world, one grandpa devised a crafty reference guide to the youngs‘ preferred communication on the internet. Reddit user BslickBenz posted Wednesday a tantalizing headline titled: "So my 78-year-old grandfather plays online poker with older women all over the world and I just saw this taped to his desk, next to his computer." Wha

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The number of tweets Donald Trump has sent since becoming president is downright shocking

It‘s been six months to the day since President Donald Trump, Tweeter-in-Chief, has taken office, and looking back on the journey has revealed what an absurd amount of his 140-character blurbs he‘s sent out. SEE ALSO: Watch Trump‘s ridiculous tweets transform into poetry before your eyes CNN (one of Trump‘s favorite news outlets) sent out a succinct push notification on Thursday morning recapping some of the key accomplish

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Somebody else replaced the lightsaber sounds in Star Wars with Owen Wilson saying ‘wow‘

Remember seeing Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith in theaters? Remember when our heroes Young Obi-Wan and Young Darth Vader had to stop the uh...evil Count Dooku from....whatever he was doing? No? Well, you‘ve definitely at least noticed that actor Owen Wilson says the word "wow"in his movies a lot. Like really a lot. And everybody knows that the lightsabers in Star Wars don‘t sound like Owen Wilson saying "wow." What thi

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Somebody replaced the lightsaber sounds in Star Wars with Owen Wilson saying ‘wow‘

Remember seeing Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith in theaters? Remember when our heroes Young Obi-Wan and Young Darth Vader had to stop the uh...evil Count Dooku from....whatever he was doing? No? Well, you‘ve definitely at least noticed that actor Owen Wilson says the word "wow"in his movies a lot. Like really a lot. And everybody knows that the lightsabers in Star Wars don‘t sound like Owen Wilson saying "wow." What thi

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‘Donald Trump, you are no friend‘: Trans kids send a bold message to the president

These kids want you to know Donald Trump is no friend of theirs, no matter what he may say. To mark six months of Donald Trump‘s presidency, the Human Rights Campaign released a video of transgender children describing the support they receive from their friends, like acceptance, protection, and love. The video then parallels these comments with Trump‘s campaign claims that he will be a "friend to the LB and LGBT community," befor

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The ban on laptops on flights from the Middle East is finally over

Finally, the electronics ban has been liftedIt‘s been four months since passengers flying from 10 airports in the Middle East had their laptop (and other devices) privileges taken away. On Wednesday, the Department of Homeland Security announced the ban was over, according to Reuters. With enhanced security measures in place, all restrictions on large PEDs announced in March for 10 airports/9 airlines have been lifted. David Lapan (@SpoxD

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‘Pokmon Go‘ players can catch their first legendary Pokmon this weekend

For the first time ever, legendary Pokmon are coming to Pokmon Go. On July 22, if players around the world and at the Pokmon Go Fest in Chicago complete certain challenges, legendary Pokmon will appear all over the world in the form of raid battles. Players will have to work together at gyms to defeat the ultra-strong Pokmon in order to capture them. The first group of legendary Pokmon appears to include the legendary birds from the first two

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Elon Musk: US government verbally agrees to let the Boring Company build a tunnel from NYC to DC

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Apple wants to create an army of machine learning developers

Machine learning is one of the hottest buzzwords in tech right now, and it generally refers to software that can improve itself based on user response. But not all developers (including Apple itself) know how to take full advantage of it. Back in June at its Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) in June, Apple announced new machine learning integrations so developers could bring it into their apps. Now Apple is giving even more guidance with a M

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How unnecessary is this Atari baseball cap with built-in speakers?

Atari‘s mounting a comeback with the Ataribox, its first game console in decades, but it‘s also selling baseball caps with built-in speakers. Yeah, really. The Speakerhat is part of "Atari Connected Life," a subdivision that‘s "all about retro, arcade mobile gaming, modern PC console games. + web connected tech and all things cool, geeky and fun," according to its Twitter bio. SEE ALSO: These are the 10 games Atari should inc

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Your PB&J is about to get a whole lot better with ros jelly

The world just can‘t get enough ros, even in nonalcoholic form it seems. With the invention of ros deodorant, gummy bears, and yes, even ros Alfredo sauce (uh, no thanks), wine drinkers and cool kids everywhere are more obsessed with the millennial pink-colored bubbly than ever before. And if you think the trend is on its way out and poured down the drain think again. You can now add a bit of pink to your lunch with ros jelly. Image: Dru

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Ryan Reynolds fulfills a young cancer patient‘s wish with a special FaceTime

Daniel Downing is a five-year-old boy who has been diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor. In the few months he has left to live, the young Marvel fan had the opportunity to chat with his hero, Ryan Reynolds, who plays Deadpool. Reynolds called the boy this week and humored him for about 15 minutes with cheerful conversation. "As soon as Daniel realized, he asked if he could FaceTime him and then he was very, very hyper," Daniel‘s mot

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Elon Musk: US government agrees to let the Boring Company build a tunnel from NYC to DC

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How douchey is this Atari baseball cap with built-in speakers?

Atari‘s mounting a comeback with the Ataribox, its first game console in decades, but it‘s also selling baseball caps with built-in speakers. Yeah, really. The Speakerhat is part of "Atari Connected Life," a subdivision that‘s "all about retro, arcade mobile gaming, modern PC console games. + web connected tech and all things cool, geeky and fun," according to its Twitter bio. SEE ALSO: These are the 10 games Atari should inc

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An extensive, completely serious list of all Trump‘s accomplished in his first 6 months

Some people say President Trump hasn‘t accomplished much during his time in office, but those people are flat out wrong. So what if he hasn‘t built that wall yet or figured out the logistics of that whole travel ban thing. Just because America doesn‘t have a successful new healthcare plan does not, by any means, suggest this man has not achieved multitudes during his first six months in the White House. He‘s done GREAT, ev

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