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There's a new Impossible Burger, and this time it's gluten-free

Where’s the beef? Not here.Image: Pete Pachal/Mashable By Pete Pachal2019-01-08 01:05:51 UTC Impossible Foods is throwing a new party in your mouth, and this time everyone really is invited. The company debuted a new version of its eponymous burger on Monday, and you can credibly call it an upgrade. In addition to having significantly less fat than beef burgers and zero cholesterol, the new plant-based patty is gluten-free, fixing a

Harley-Davidson just made its first electric motorcycle available for pre-order

Think of the LiveWire as a hog on a vegan diet.Image: harley-davidson By Rachel Kraus2019-01-07 23:39:25 UTC It’s a hog on a diet. Harley-Davidson announced Monday at CES that its all-electric motorcycle, the LiveWire, is now officially available for pre-order. It starts at $29,799 and will begin shipping in August. The iconic motorcycle company first introduced the LiveWire in 2014, but it had been more of a flashy concept than

HTC's new Vive Pro Eye headset features built-in eye tracking

The new HTC Vive Pro Eye headset, which has built-in eye tracking.Image: Karissa bell / mashable By Karissa Bell2019-01-07 23:19:36 UTC HTC’s best VR headset just got a lot more exciting. The company unveiled a new Vive Pro Eye headset, which has eye tracking features built directly in, eliminating the need for external controllers.  Instead of using hand controllers to navigate content, the headset uses “gaze-oriented menu navigation.” In other

BowWOW: Snapchat just released dog-friendly lenses

The future is bark.Image: Fernando Trabanco Fotografía / getty By Jack Morse2018-12-24 19:56:21 UTC That most modern of dilemmas — not being able to employ the full algorithmic might of Snapchat lenses on your canine companion — has finally been resolved.  That’s right, as of Monday, the feature that you historically used to make yourself look like your dog can now be used to make your dog look like …

This Snapchat screenplay is the most wanted in Hollywood right now

From the very small screen to the very big one.Image: LightRocket via Getty Images By Rachel Kraus2018-12-17 22:55:56 UTC A screenplay about the birth of Snapchat has just been crowned the most-liked script to make the rounds in Hollywood this year, according to an annual industry list. It’s called Frat Boy Genius, and is a fictionalized docu-drama about Evan Spiegel and the creation of Snapchat.  Frat Boy Genius earned the

Facebook's election 'war room' is now empty

Facebook’s election ‘war room’ at its Menlo Park headquarters is currently empty.Image: AFP/Getty Images By Karissa Bell2018-11-27 00:40:54 UTC Facebook’s vaunted election “war room” is currently empty, but the social network says that doesn’t mean it’s done fighting election interference.  Bloomberg reported Monday that the so-called war room, the dedicated space at Facebook’s headquarters that served as the company’s ground zero for fighting election interference, had been “disbanded.” Facebook’s war

This electric motorcycle runs on 15 parts made via 3D printer

By Sasha Lekach2018-11-19 23:18:07 UTC [embedded content] Ready to upgrade from your e-scooter? The NERA electric motorcycle is a functioning bike that was made using a 3D printer. The only catch — it’s just a “use case” example for a German 3D printing company to show off its material-making skills.  Even if it’s not for sale, it’s an impressive print job from the NOWlab at 3D printer company BigRep. Printed

'The Cleaners' shows the terrors human content moderators face at work

Delete or ignore.Image: GEBRUEDER BEETZ FILMPRODUKTION By Sasha Lekach2018-11-13 00:21:11 UTC “Out of sight, out of mind” doesn’t work when cleaning out the darkest corners of social media platforms.  That’s what the documentary The Cleaners, which airs Monday night on PBS, reveals about content moderators in the Philippines who are relentlessly bombarded with violent, graphic, and disturbing images and videos. Ahead of the TV release at a San Francisco screening,

A weird, but hilarious Pixel 3 XL bug is giving them a second notch

More notch, please.Image: raymond wong/mashable By Johnny Lieu2018-10-30 00:35:35 UTC Now this is one strange bug. Some Pixel 3 XL phones are getting an second notch on the side of the phone’s screen. Of course, it’s a software notch, rather than the built-in hardware notch, which contains the front-facing camera and sensors. A number of users posted the bug on social media, and there’s a Reddit thread of people who’ve

Here's when you can finally make group FaceTime calls

The iOS 12.1 update will drop alongside Apple’s new iPads.Image: lili sams/mashable By Karissa Bell2018-10-29 22:58:57 UTC Apple’s first big iOS 12 update is imminent.  The company just confirmed that the update, which will add long-awaited group calling features to FaceTime, will roll out Tuesday, Oct. 30, the same day as its fall hardware event. Group calling for FaceTime was first previewed over the summer during Apple’s World Wide Developer