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Instagram gets group video chat, so we can all waste even more time in its app

Just in case you needed another excuse to spend more time in Instagram, you can now add the photo-sharing service to the list of apps that support group video calls.  Instagram is rolling out its group video chat features starting today, along
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World Cup fans stuck around to pick up trash from stadiums

Japan and Senegal recorded stunning wins at the World Cup on Tuesday, and you'd expect their fans to be out celebrating. But before all that fun, supporters stayed back to tidy up their sections of the stadiums in videos that have gone viral. SEE
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Salty EPA spokesman slams journalist as 'a piece of trash' for doing her job

Okay, everybody, this latest Scott Pruitt scandal has gotten a little out of hand.  SEE ALSO: Scott Pruitt dislikes the EPA logo because he thinks it looks like a marijuana leaf When The Atlantic's Elaina Plott reached out for comment from the
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Amazon's kid-friendly Echo works well, but don't waste your money on the bundle

Echo Dot Kids Edition $79.99 View Product The Good Alexa tells great jokes (for kids) • Voice-driven kids games are entertaining • Works just like a regular Echo Dot The Bad Teaching manners not effective for Echo veterans
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Zero Waste Daniel is taking on one of our biggest waste problems

Meet Daniel Silverstein, the mind and hands behind Zero Waste Daniel, a completely zero-waste line of fashion that is 100% made from fabric scraps from other fashion designers and factories. Each piece is handmade in Brooklyn and one of a kind.
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How to start a zero waste lifestyle

This post is part of Mashable's Spring Cleaning Week. Just a little something to distract you from the eternal dread of constantly wiping all those fingerprints off your screen.  Have you thought about going zero waste, actively attempting to
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This whale was killed by 64 pounds of trash

About 64 pounds of plastic trash killed a young sperm whale that washed up in southeast Spain, according to scientists.  The whale, whose body landed in Cape Palos on Feb. 27, most likely died because it couldn't digest the plastic trash, fish
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10 endlessly fascinating websites to waste your time on

The internet is a vast, wonderful trove of information. There's so much to learn from a seemingly endless supply of resources. From video lectures about particle physics to step-by-step tutorials about starting urban farms — there are so many
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'Pokémon Go' is asking players to pick up trash for Earth Day

Pokémon Go is asking players to do more than catch Pokémon on Earth Day this year. On April 22, Pokémon Go developer Niantic is partnering up with a handful of local nonprofit organizations to clean and pick up trash in natural
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'Isle of Dogs' reflects the bleak reality that we treat dogs like garbage

This post contains spoilers for Isle of Dogs. Wes Anderson’s Isle of Dogs has some glaring flaws. But anyone with experience in (or even a cursory knowledge of) the institutions tasked with managing pet populations in the real world will tell

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