How to remove bots and trolls and clean up your Twitter feed in seconds

Twitter is overrun with bots and trolls, and there is little prospect that Twitter’s management will do anything about it. However, you can remove most of them from your Twitter timeline in less than a minute, just by changing your settings. Latest New Zealand news Many of Twitter’s problems stem from the fact that it’s […]

Microsoft quietly shuts down Surface Plus financing program for consumers

The same week it launched a new financing program for Xbox, Microsoft is shutting down its Surface financing program for consumers. And — surprise — today, August 31, is the day the program is ending. As first reported by, Microsoft posted a notice on its Surface Plus information page noting that the company has […]

Mattel Alpha Training Blue review: a cute lil' robot raptor you can train

Disclosure Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. Introducing Mattel’s Alpha Training Blue.Image: jake krol/mashable By Jake Krol2018-08-31 18:15:02 UTC Alpha Training Blue Heavy • durable plastic • Looks exactly like the dinosaur from the movie • […]

The 'really start dressing' meme will get you ready for fall with lots of lols

[unable to retrieve full-text content] SURPRISE! Twitter made another meme this week. The “really start dressing” meme might just make saying goodbye to summer a little easier. Read more… More about Twitter, Memes, Mashable Video, Twitter Reactions, and Web Culture Link to original source