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The 33 Best Vine Videos of 2013

It’s hard to believe that Vine debuted only at the beginning of 2013. It's been an exciting year for the popular Twitter-acquired app — it added the Time Travel editing feature, released Android and Windows Phone versions, and, most recently, added 19 new languages.

Vine also saw its first wedding …


A Year in Writing

Where does one even begin to measure how much she's read in the past year? An Instapaper or Pocket queue? A stack of half-finished books for book club? A list of Twitter favs?

Perhaps it doesn't need measurement. It's gratifying to read something so completely engrossing that time is no matter, even …

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100 Most Powerful Moments of 2013 in Photos

While there were several notable events that dominated the airwaves in 2013, photographers around the globe captured many beautiful and newsworthy photos that not only informed us, but also inspired us.

Here at Mashable, we compiled a list of the greatest photos of 2013, taking into account cultural …

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The 10 Best Mobile Games of 2013

As mobile hardware and game developers push the limits of technology for entertainment, more thrilling games feature experiences as fun as PC or console titles. This year was no exception. Dozens of excellent releases hit app stores in 2013.

This list doesn't include remakes of games first released …

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50 Inspiring Videos That Warmed Your Heart in 2013

As 2013 comes to a close, it's unfathomable to think about how much we shared online, specifically the moments that made ourselves and others feel good.

We sifted through the archives to find all of the tear-jerking, heartwarming, spirit-rising videos, and narrowed it down to 50 — yes, narrowed it


The Biggest News of 2013 as Told on Instagram

With Christmas music spilling from doorways and leafy surfaces everywhere wrapped in festive lights, it's only natural to begin thinking about what 2014 will bring.

The past year gave us political milestones like October's government shutdown and the repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act, as well as …

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9 Social Media Hoaxes You Fell for in 2013

The Internet is a gullible place. Before you know it, you buy into a YouTube video, and you're sharing Facebook posts and tweets with misinformation. If you haven't done so yourself, you likely know someone who has.

Some of the most viral stories of the year have turned out to be fakes. Remember …

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32 Weirdest Moments of 2013

While Miley Cyrus and Rob Ford were making us scratch our heads in 2013, there were plenty of other weird moments that might have been less noticed.

Some of these moments included finger wrestling in Feldkirchen-Westerham, Germany (while drinking beer, of course) and the annual 'Tomatina' festival …

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The 50 best Android apps of 2013

Google ended 2013 with more than a million Android apps on its Google Play store, and a commanding share of the smartphone market – as well as rapidly-rising tablet sales.

It was a good year for new Android apps too, from entertainment and lifestyle apps through to more serious productivity tools. …