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With all the groundbreaking speakers, cutting-edge technologies and incredible presentations, one of the hardest parts about SXSW is trying to figure out just how to plan your days. As always, the team at Mashable is excited to be joining some of the most interesting panel discussions in Austin, where we'll be speaking about everything from livestreaming to robots. For...

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Attention, lovers of cool things: As of March 10, Mashable is officially launching its own line of exclusive in-app Viber stickers, created by the Mashable Collective. If you're not already mildly obsessed with Viber, you should download it and follow Mashable like, yesterday. The super popular instant messaging and VoIP app allows users to send stickers to their...

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Our annual MashBash is back at a brand new location and time, and you're officially invited. The only thing that hasn't changed about SXSW's hottest party? The sheer awesomeness. For starters, this might be the only party where you ever have fun waiting in line. Keep an eye out for some surprise giveaways and late-night snacks, which will...

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Facebook Lite, the stripped-down version of the social networking app that was launched in 2015, has officially become the fastest growing version of Facebook. The Android app became the fastest Facebook interface to hit the 100 million monthly active users mark. While Facebook Lite has been rolled out in over 150 countries, those with the maximum users include Brazil,...

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Ladies and gents, we're thrilled to announce this year's SXSW Instacorps team. Mashable hand-picked an incredibly talented and eclectic team of Austin residents to capture the essence of SXSWi, the Mashable House and our MashBash through a local lens. The following six photographers will bring their own vision to event coverage with free rein over their creative style and...

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Last week, Mashable and belVita asked our Instagram community to show us what gives them their morning energy! From colorful fruit to sunrises, these photos motivated us in our mornings just by looking at them. Thank you to all who have submitted and brightened our mornings. Here are some of our favorites:

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From wrecking balls and Grumpy Cat to ligers and Left Shark, the Mashable House has always brought the best of the Internet to life at SXSW. This year, at our 2016 Mashable House, we're going even further. Prepare to visit: the Internet of the future. So what exactly does the future hold? Yup. Think Easter Island, but for high...

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LONDON — A British man has been given a life sentence after being convicted of raping five women and attacking two others that he met on dating website Match.com. Using two separate accounts, Jason Lawrance, 50, persuaded the women to give their personal contact details to him, saying that he couldn't upload his profile photo to the site,...

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Sometimes getting up in the morning is hard and we all need a little push. For this week's photo challenge, we want to see what gets your engines running when the sun comes up. Mashable is partnering with belVita, whose breakfast biscuits have been specially baked to release four hours of nutritious, steady energy. So, we're asking you to submit...

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Ahead of Friday's vote in Iran, the streets of Tehran are lined with campaign posters and bustling with life, including people tapping away on their smartphones. It's happening everywhere you look, said one reporter in the Iranian capital. But people aren't just talking to one another; they are campaigning and sharing candidate lists — and most of them...

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