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More than 150 new emoji are coming in 2018

Emoji are about to get a lot more expressive — with more (and less) hair. Yeah, that's right. There's curly haired, red haired, and bald emoji now. SEE ALSO: This interactive emoji dance party is about as 'internet' as it gets Emojipedia, the self-proclaimed emoji search engine that keeps the world up-to-date on all the [...]

Download this: Sweatcoin’s app lets you cash in exercise for actual prizes

Image: Getty Images/Westend61Have you ever battled to get involved with better shape you already know getting motivated to begin is frequently the toughest part. However a new application might be able have the ability to sweeten the offer. Sweatcoin combines fitness tracking and micropayments, having to pay out rewards when its users really exercise. SEE [...]

OnePlus 5T gives you a large screen with slim bezels for half the price of a Note 8

After days of rumors, OnePlus's latest flagship phone, the OnePlus 5T, has become official. The youthful and growing Chinese phone maker's 5T is really a direct jab at Samsung and Google's flagship Android phones. Why pay $650 for any Pixel 2 or perhaps $1,000 for any Note 8 available to get reasonably limited phone concentrating [...]

A cancer research scientist explains how to use the power of data to solve cancer

Image: Photo by lvaro Serrano on UnsplashIn the area of potentially existence-saving cancer research, information is not only a buzzy term deployed by marketers &mdash it&rsquos an integral part of the quest for solutions. Computing power, states Dr Warren Kaplan, the main of Informatics in the Garvan Institute of Scientific Research, is rapidly proving itself [...]

Man who became rich from Facebook criticizes social network for ‘destroying how society works’

"You don't get to 500 million friends without making a few enemies."  That was the tagline for The Social Network, the film about creating Facebook, and it's only become more relevant as the social network has grown to more than 2 billion people. Those "few enemies" are former Facebook executives, people who helped build the [...]

In 2017, the Apple Watch became the most important wearable in the world

Apple is victorious in the wearable wars at least for now.Image: bob al-greene/mashableThe Apple Watch conquered all comers and became the most important wearable in the world in 2017.   SEE ALSO: AirPods will be even more ubiquitous in 2018, says report The iPhone maker flexed its muscles to take over the young wearable space [...]

There are some amazing deals happening for Green Monday

Get tons of deals on Amazon Devices and more.Image: techbargainsJust to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. If you're scratching your head about the term "Green Monday" you're not alone. It's definitely a thing, though, and with two weeks left 'til Christmas your shopping days are [...]

Google is working with celebs on Snapchat-like vertical videos in search results

Image: Brittany Herbert/MashableGoogle is taking another step toward making search more fun.  The company is testing a new feature that allows celebrities and influencers to record vertical video clips answering common search questions about themselves. SEE ALSO: Google's latest Pixel feature is your first look at the future of search The new videos will appear [...]

HP users: You computer might have a (thankfully deactivated) keylogger

Image: Getty ImagesIn November, a computer programmer spotted some strange code while trying to control a backlit keyboard on a Hewlett-Packard laptop. It was a keylogger — which if turned on by a hacker is capable of monitoring every keystroke you type and save this activity to a file. It's a common hacking technique used [...]

Apple reveals the most popular app of 2017 and it might surprise you

Image: lili sams/mashableSnap may have had a rough year, but you wouldn't know it from the App Store charts. Apple just revealed the most popular apps of 2017 and Snap nabbed the top two spots on the list, beating out Facebook, Google, and Netflix. SEE ALSO: The best tech of 2017 While Snapchat was the [...]