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Director Savanah Leaf smiles against a pink and blue background. Left from her is a poster of Earth Mama with a silhouette of a pregnant woman with the film title below her in pink.

‘Earth Mama’ director Savanah Leaf on the entrapment of the foster care system

Olympian-turned-filmmaker Savanah Leaf sat down with Mashable UK Editor Shannon Connellan to talk about her debut feature Earth Mama. “I challenge people to walk beside Gia and experience her world as she’s going through it in this film,” Leaf said. … Continue reading

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At just $85, this iPad Magic Keyboard makes the perfect present

TL;DR: Through Dec. 14, snag an open-box Apple Magic Keyboard Folio for your 10th-generation iPad for only $84.97 rather than $249. That’s a savings of 65%. The iPad is the most popular tablet in the world. Part of the reason … Continue reading

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Game on with a $7.97 1-month subscription to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate

TL;DR: As of Dec. 8, you can score a one-month subscription to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate for just $7.97 instead of $15 — that’s 46% in savings. If you or someone on your holiday gift list likes to wind down … Continue reading

Mahershela Ali, Myha’la Herrold, Julia Roberts, and Ethan Hawke stand together looking worried.

Netflix’s ‘Leave the World Behind’ takes a swipe at Tesla

Will the end of the world as we know it include a “Night of the Living Cars”? Netflix’s Leave the World Behind makes the case for it, taking a giant swipe at Elon Musk’s Tesla along the way. In this … Continue reading

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AdultFriendFinder is a borderline-porn hookup site that needs a serious makeover

Moving to a new city or working at a new job where you don’t know anybody can seriously be depressing, especially if you’re already introverted as it is. What are you supposed to do? Sit at the bar by yourself? … Continue reading

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Twitter/X’s AI chatbot Grok is rolling out to Premium+ subscribers

Twitter/X has officially launched Grok. The new AI chatbot will roll out to Premium+ subscribers in the U.S. over the next week, arriving first to people who have been paying for Twitter the longest. “the longer you’ve been a subscriber, … Continue reading

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Zoosk review: Easy to sign up, but that’s where its usefulness starts and ends

Dating sites and apps are a great way to meet people, but with so many out there these days, finding the site with the right features for you is pretty important if you’re not keen on wasting your time. There’s … Continue reading

A screenshot from The Game Awards 2023, showing Hideo Kojima smilking as he stands next to Jordan Peele. Peele is mid-sentence, speaking into a microphone.

Jordan Peele and Hideo Kojima are collaborating on a horror game

Jordan Peele and Hideo Kojima are collaborating on a video game, bringing the two iconic auteurs together for the first time. It’s safe to say that nobody saw this coming. The unlikely duo announced their new game OD during The … Continue reading

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Get 1TB of cloud storage for under £130

TL;DR: A lifetime subscription to Koofr Cloud Storage (1TB) is on sale for £126.34, saving you 80% on list price. It’s hard to believe that the very first iPhone came with only 4GB or 8GB of storage. Now, phones, tablets, … Continue reading

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I tested Steam Deck OLED for 3 weeks — it’s more than just a display upgrade

Valve did something nearly unthinkable with the new Steam Deck OLED: It made the original model, released just a year and a half ago, obsolete.  Steam Deck OLED is a misleading product name — it’s more than just the same … Continue reading