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Snapchat survey finds that Snapchat makes people happy

Nothing brings joy like a grotesquely distorted face filter. According to a Snap-commissioned survey focused on how social media makes people feel, 95 percent of Snapchat users said using the app makes them feel "happy."  Commissioning studies
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New app warns you before an earthquake strikes

As earthquake waves ripple out from a volatile fault line to the heart of a city, mere seconds of knowledge that the shakes are coming can save lives. That's according to the City of Los Angeles and experts who say that an earthquake early warning (
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The best apps of 2018

The end of 2018 is upon us and if you didn't download any new apps, then you're missing out. I know — it's sometimes surprising that 10 years into the App Store, there are still enough fresh ideas to make it worth downloading an unfamiliar
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This app is creating a community for those living in sobriety

Loosid is an app that offers a multitude of resources for the sober community to get social, without the pressure or anxiety to drink or be around around drinkingBetween events, dating, and recovery resources, Loosid is aiming to be a multi-platform
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Allo, goodbye: Google is killing off the messaging app

Another Google messaging app is dead. Allo, which launched back in 2016, will soon be no longer. The tech giant announced in a blog post that it's ending support for the messaging app next March. SEE ALSO: The best Android apps of 2018, according to
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Ride-hailing apps for kids promise to take over for carpool for busy parents

Welcome to Small Humans, an ongoing series at Mashable that looks at how to take care of – and deal with – the kids in your life. Because Dr. Spock is nice and all, but it’s 2018 and we have the entire internet to contend with.
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Apple reveals the most popular iPhone apps of 2018

YouTube can now add "most popular iPhone app of the year" to its list of accomplishments. Apple just released its lists for the most downloaded apps of 2018 and YouTube took the number one spot, beating out Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat for the
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Apple Watch Series 4 will receive an extended 45-day return period

Apple has a strict 14-day return policy on most of its products. But that may change for its newest wearable, the Apple Watch Series 4. MacRumors reports that the new Apple Watch will be getting an extended 45-day return policy thanks to the heart-
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Period tracking apps taught me more about my flow than sex ed

The internet has changed how kids learn about sex, but sex ed in the classroom still sucks. In Sex Ed 2.0, Mashable explores the state of sex ed and imagines a future where digital innovations are used to teach consent, sex positivity, respect, and