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Here are 7 things you probably didn't know about 'The Monster Squad'

The Monster Squad, an '80s cult classic, is about to turn 30. So we decided to enlighten fans with some lesser-known facts about the film's production history.  Visit CineFix on YouTube for more episodes and movie-related content.  Read more...More about Monster, Cinefix, Things You Didn T Know,...

Tomato-stabbing robot is the stuff of nightmares

Elon Musk and others warned us about , but, if this video is to be trusted, the situation is more serious than it seems.  Researchers from cybersecurity consultancy IOActive managed to hack into home assistance robot Alpha 2, produced in China by UBTech, and turn...

With the Galaxy Note 8, Samsung wants to put explosion fears to rest

DJ Koh did not look nervous. Instead, he was considering me with a wide, confident grin, like he knew the punchline to a particularly good joke. Yet what Koh, and Samsung, the company where he serves as President of its mobile communications business, have endured...

‘Game of Thrones’ has wanted to do a zombie bear for years

Filming a fight between ice and fire is no small feat, and Game of Thrones didn't cut any corners for Season 7 episode 6 "Beyond the Wall." A behind-the-scenes video from the show shares how the actors, set designers, and visual effects artists teamed...

Use your Instagram to make money — here’s how

This could be making you richImage: pixabayBy Team CommerceMashable Shopping2017-08-23 14:12:08 UTCYou already spend tons of time each day on Instagram. What if you could also use that time to grow your business and even make some money? It’s totally possible, but you’re...

ESPN pulls announcer from Virginia broadcast due to name: Robert Lee

A broadcaster for the first home game in the upcoming University of Virginia football season is switching duties due to his name: Robert Lee.  ESPN announced on Wednesday that Lee and the company had "collectively made the decision" to switch him on to a different...

Twitter is celebrating 10 years of hashtags

HBD Twitter hashtags!Image: vicky leta/mashableBy Karissa Bell2017-08-23 12:00:00 UTCYes, it's really been 10 years.  Twitter's most iconic feature is celebrating a big birthday today. Exactly 10 years ago, before there were iPhones, Android phones, or a Twitter app, one Twitter user came up with...

Bran = Night King is the wildest ‘Game of Thrones’ theory yet

Warning: Contains many, many spoilers for Game of Thrones. Proceed at your own risk.  Despite his limited time in the show, Bran has always been at the centre of much speculation and wild theories, including one which sees him warging into icy Viserion. But — rest...

China’s latest bullet trains will reach a blazing 400 km/h, faster than the Hyperloop One

Image: VCG via Getty ImagesBy Yvette Tan2017-08-23 09:59:42 UTCChina has officially reclaimed the title for world's fastest train. Come September 21, new bullet trains will be blazing their way across China at speeds of up to 400 km/h (248 mph). Consider this China's comeback, after...

Trump says he doesn’t ‘do Twitter storms’ – uh huh, ok, sure

President Donald Trump, who can both make the world cower in fear and belly laugh in response to his very well-known tweetstorms, wants you to know a very important fact: He doesn't 'do Twitter storms.' "Do you notice when I go on and I'll put...