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World-class stop-motion animators compete in the ultimate Vine duel


We went Western last week for a duel between two talented stop-motion artists

Since Viners Alicia Herber and Tee Ken Ng were in town, we invited them to stop by Mashable HQ. Little did they know what we had in store for them.

As they walked in, we handed them cowboy hats with no explanation. We led them upstairs to our roof, and briefly explained the concept of our video: a speed Vine duel. Then we filmed their game faces.

Back in our Vine studio, we gave Ng and Herber a handful of random materials — patterned paper, Mashable poker chips, fish bowl gravel, sticky tack and scissors. With 30 minutes on the clock, they began crafting their animations Read more...

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Your best throwback photos and vintage Vines for our MashFlix challenge


Last week, we challenged you to share your very best throwback videos.

And you didn't disappoint: We saw some of your favorite memories on Vine, from a flip-through of an old photo album to a repost of an old animation.

The throwback theme was inspired by this month's #MashFlix film, The D Train, which follows Jack Black's character back to his high school days as he tracks down a former classmate and plans his 20-year reunion

Mashable is hosting a free screening of The D Train at the IFC Center in New York City on Tuesday. The movie will be followed by a live Q&A with writers and directors Jarrad Paul and Andrew Mogel (Yes Man), as well as producer David Bernad, which will also be live streamed. Read more...

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With 100 Million People Watching Vine Videos Every Month, Jason Mante Says Monetization Still Isn’t The Focus

jason-mante12 Twitter now owns Vine, which has a large, vibrant user base. And still, there are no plans to make money off of it just yet, Vine’s head of user experience Jason Mante said on stage at TechCrunch Disrupt NY. “Would we like to make money sometime? Sure, of course,” Mante said. “With Vine we’re focused on making sure we make an amazing product. We’re just… Read More