Patriots and NFL players post heartfelt tributes to retiring legend Rob Gronkowski

Patriots and NFL players post heartfelt tributes to retiring legend Rob Gronkowski

"As great as a player you are, you are a better teammate and person. The NFL was a better place with you in it!"Image: kevin c. cox/Getty ImagesBy Shannon Connellan2019-03-25 02:25:35 UTC New England Patriots' Rob Gronkowski has announced his retirement from the NFL, prompting heartfelt social media posts from his teammates, other players, and…
Jaunt turns old gas cars into electric vehicles for road adventures

Jaunt turns old gas cars into electric vehicles for road adventures

DisclosureEvery product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. This old thing will soon have a new, electric life.Image: jauntBy Sasha Lekach2019-03-24 22:47:27 UTC Those old-school SUVs and four-wheel-drive adventure cars are great — except for all the waste-emitting…
Dr. Dre, a big USC donor, says his daughter got into USC ‘on her own’

Dr. Dre, a big USC donor, says his daughter got into USC ‘on her...

By Chloe Bryan2019-03-24 19:19:57 UTC Dr. Dre wrote that his daughter Truly was accepted to the University of Southern California "all on her own" on Saturday. Given the college admissions scandal that's still making headlines, this was a strange brag — the school literally has a building named after him. "My daughter got accepted into…
Leaked Microsoft Edge browser confirms new features

Leaked Microsoft Edge browser confirms new features

The new look of the Microsoft Edge browser got out.Image: Omar Marques/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty ImagesBy Sasha Lekach2019-03-24 17:31:56 UTC Microsoft's Edge browser is coming out soon with a Google Chromium-powered revamp and an online leak showed all the features. The Verge reported the leak Sunday on various online forums and sharing sites. A public…
In praise of the weeklong Instagram break

In praise of the weeklong Instagram break

Image: BOb Al-Greene / MashableBy Chloe Bryan2019-03-24 17:05:16 UTC Perhaps your phone has delivered your weekly Screen Time report and you know, in your heart, that it's time to take a break from social media. This is good. A little break is nice every now and then. But you don't need to embark on a…
‘Us’ nabs a $70 million opening weekend, one of horror’s best ever

‘Us’ nabs a $70 million opening weekend, one of horror’s best ever

Jordan Peele's Us is already making history. The 2017 adaptation of Stephen King's It enjoyed a $123.4 million opening weekend in U.S. theaters. Halloween, the 2018 sequel to the '70s horror classic, grabbed $76.2 million. SEE ALSO: Jordan Peele's 'Us' will haunt you, and not just in the ways you'd expect Those two movies account…
CNN’s colorful Trump-Mueller tweet inspired the Twitter peanut gallery

CNN’s colorful Trump-Mueller tweet inspired the Twitter peanut gallery

Image: Patsy Lynch/REX/ShutterstockBy Adam Rosenberg2019-03-24 14:31:06 UTC If you write something silly or foolish on Twitter, you're gonna get dragged. CNN is getting a firsthand lesson in that universal truth after a Saturday tweet went decidedly off the rails. It was supposed to set the scene, pulling a particularly descriptive line from a story about…
Instagram artist brings weird seltzer water flavor fantasies to life

Instagram artist brings weird seltzer water flavor fantasies to life

"I am a die-hard seltzer fan!" says the artist.Image: kate rath / @seltzerflavors / instagramBy Harry Hill2019-03-24 12:00:00 UTC Every seltzer-chugging person has fantasized about their dream flavor.  Kate Rath brings those bubbly fantasies to life. The 31-year-old artist has been posting whimsical seltzer-inspired art on Instagram for the past several months. Using markers, watercolors,…
Hashtag about a world without Twitter is trending… on Twitter

Hashtag about a world without Twitter is trending… on Twitter

What if Twitter didn't exist?Image: Getty ImagesBy Marcus Gilmer2019-03-23 21:31:54 UTC If we're being honest, tweeting about what the world would be like without Twitter is peak 2019. And, yet, here we are, with #InAWorldWithoutTwitter trending on an early Spring Saturday. The tweets are a mix of genuine and jokes yet most of them all…
‘Shazam!’ is a superhero movie for the young and the young at heart

‘Shazam!’ is a superhero movie for the young and the young at heart

Billy (Zachary Levi) and Freddy (Jack Dylan Grazer) have some fun in 'Shazam!'Image: Steve Wilkie / Warner Bros.By Angie Han2019-03-23 15:00:00 -0700 It's been a long time since superheroes could be dismissed as mere kid stuff, thanks to stories as intelligent as Black Panther or as disturbing as The Dark Knight or as gleefully inappropriate…