Startup shows off electric car batteries that charge in 5 minutes

January 19, 2021 Mashable

Start a conversation about electric cars, and it'll likely take less than five minutes until someone asks about charging times. Yes, the charging times for electric vehicles are still far from ideal — typically, it will take more than an hour to fully charge an electric car at a commercial ...

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Bag another 4 months of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate for under £20

January 18, 2021 Mashable

TL;DR: A 12-month subscription to EA Play will convert to a four-month extension of your Xbox Game Pass Ultimate membership. Please remain patient, because this deal takes a bit of explaining. It's worth sticking with it though, because it's one of the standout gaming deals of 2021. A 12-month subsc...

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Become a cybersecurity hero with this online certification bundle

January 18, 2021 Mashable

TL;DR: The Ultimate 2021 White Hat Hacker Certification Bundle is on sale for £29.47 as of Jan. 19, saving you 97% on list price. When you think of superheroes, you probably picture capes and some sort of otherworldly powers. But in the digital world, superheroes are actually normal people like...

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Get access to thousands of unique vector icons for under £15

January 18, 2021 Mashable

TL;DR: A lifetime subscription to Icon54 is on sale for £14.03 as of Jan. 19, saving you 80% on list price. When it comes to writing marketing copy, it's not cheating to use a thesaurus. And when it comes to graphic design, it's not cheating to use pre-made icons. In fact, some would say it's j...

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Apple sued to remove Telegram over anti-Semitic posts

January 18, 2021 Mashable

Telegram's star is on the rise, but as the secure messaging app used by protest organizers, political dissidents, revenge porn seekers, and white supremacists alike gets even more popular, reaching more than 500 million active users worldwide in recent days, it faces wider scrutiny.  Those irke...

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Where to find photography classes online

January 18, 2021 Mashable

When we spend so much of our time online, we’re bound to learn something while clicking and scrolling. Discover something new with Mashable’s series I learned it on the internet. Photography is an invaluable medium that allows us to capture the incandescent beauty of the outsid...

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Virgin Orbit air-launched a rocket from a soaring Boeing 747

January 18, 2021 Mashable

There's a major new player in the space launch  game, resuscitating the almost ancient method of launching rockets from planes. Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit successfully released a payload of 10 cubesats – small research satellites – into orbit, paving the way for future commercia...

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The best online tools to trace your genealogy from home

January 18, 2021 Mashable

When we spend so much of our time online, we’re bound to learn something while clicking and scrolling. Discover something new with Mashable’s series I Learned It On The Internet. We’d only be only a ferry ride away — how could we not explore our previously unknown Welsh herit...

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Want to stand out online? Try a .tech domain name.

January 18, 2021 Mashable

TL;DR: Set yourself or your company apart online with a .tech domain name. Get one for up to 80% off as of Jan. 18, with prices starting at just $4.99 per year. So you’re finally ready to launch your website. Maybe you’re a developer with a catchy new app that will revolutionize the way ...

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Keep tabs on your home with a home security camera on sale

January 18, 2021 Mashable

TL;DR: Keep an eye on your home, pets, and loved ones while you're out with the The Motorola FOCUS86 home monitoring camera, on sale for 13% off. As of Jan. 18, get it for just $86.75. Now that you’re used to being home 24/7, leaving can be a bit unnerving. You’ve become accustomed to kn...

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