Chetan Bhagat is famous for churning out bestselling novels, writing scripts for Bollywood films, penning weekly columns, judging a dance reality show, and stirring up the occasional fight on Twitter. Today morning, Bhagat sparked off a Twitter war by tweeting about a recent statement of protest signed by over 50 top Indian historians, expressing concern over the growing intolerance in the country. This was Bhagat's first response to the statement.
We had so many historians?
— Chetan Bhagat (@chetan_bhagat) October 30, 2015
He soon followed with another tweet. Read more...More about Twitter, India, and Social Media
For the most part, the Internet is harmless. Social media connects people all over the world and gives us a platform to amplify our voices
But, in the chilling video below, it's also the platform for an insidious game that pits friend against friend. You pick the winner, based on your own criteria and personal preference. Seems like a pretty sick thing to do, but trust us ... it actually gets worse.Social Media, Halloween, Horror, Entertainment, and Video
This tech startup wants to bring your manicure to life
The hologram function in the free iOS app lets users add animations to images of their nails (think fireworks, sparkles and dancing animals). They can also save the videos and share them on social media; friends don't need to have the app to view your cooky creations
"Virtual GIFs pop from the surface of our fashion nails," Thea Baumann, CEO of Metaverse Makeovers, told Mashable. "3D emoji fly out of your fingers." Read more...More about Fashion, Social Media, 3d, Beauty, and Apps Software
Facebook is redesigning the way its iOS users share content from third-party apps inside of Facebook.
The social network showed off a new share extension for iOS Wednesday that makes it easier for people to control what they are sharing and who they share updates with
Share extensions are used by third-party apps to allow their users to share content back to Facebook. While this functionality has existed within iOS for some time, the experience up until now hasn't always been great, Facebook product manager Alyssa Levitz explained Read more...More about Facebook, Social Media, Tech, Apps Software, and Apps And Software
Candy, flowers and mounds of garlic. These are a few of your favorite things!
Last week, we challenged you to fill the frame up with your favorite things in a photo or videoMashable and SanDisk brought you this challenge as part of their new line of mobile flash drives that will help free up the memory space on your phone
This is the first time we integrated video into our challenge and the results blew us away! Below are some of our favorites from your submissions.Instagram, Social Media, Mashable Photo Challenge, Supported, and Community Challenge