Amidst the blooming blossoms of spring around our New York Headquarters, we kept our eyes on our trusty screens and news feeds this weekend, making sure your daily Mashable diet would be fulfilled, no matter how gorgeous the weather.
And our vigil didn't go for naught, with plenty of stunning stories in the offing for us to explore, report and serve to our eager weekend audience.
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What? You weren't a part of that illustrious group? Well, that's quite understandable, and so we've accommodated your absence with this slate of stories we covered while you were out enjoying the buzzing of those newly-minted bees and the chirping of the just-arrived birds. Here's the result of our labor -- the Weekend Recap:
News & Opinion Essentials
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Why Do Magazines Look So Terrible on the iPad 3?
App Maker Brings ‘Benjamin Bunny’ to Life on the iPad
Clever App Finally Cracks the Code for Facebook Dating
Top 10 Tech This Week [PICS]
Will Teaching Kids How to Write Software Help Fix Young America?
Instagram Sign-Up Page Now Beckons Android Users
What Does the Future Hold for Tablet Devices?
Jessica Alba’s Startup Honest.com Raises $27 Million in Funding
Top 10 Twitter Pics of the Week
Social Media and Trayvon Martin: Why Did It Take So Long to Care?
Former Major Leaguer Starts Fundraising Site With Youth Sports Focus
Researchers Say Memories Can Be Relived, Not Just Recalled [VIDEO]
Inbox-Sanity Tool Boomerang Hits 1 Million Downloads
Meet the $25 Musical Button Seducing Corporate America
Twitter Users Adopt Hoodie Avatars in Trayvon Martin Protest
Klout Doesn’t Really Measure Influence [STUDY]
How Google Is Making YouTube More Like iMovie [EXCLUSIVE]
Aziz Ansari: Turning Fans Into Customers, One Tweet at a Time
Twitter Reviews ‘The Hunger Games’ in 140 Characters or Less
15 High Res Wallpapers Perfect for Your New iPad’s Retina Display
6 Apps Worth Downloading This Week
3 Key Metrics for Evaluating Your Mobile Ecommerce Site
7 Ways to Rescue Your Crucial Social Media Data from Oblivion
5 Stealthy Ways to Find a New Job with Social Media
53 New Digital Media Resources You May Have Missed
How to Leverage Your Personality Type to Nail the Interview
4 Ways to Optimize Your iPad For Business
Mashable Is Seeking a Director of Sales Development
In a Long Distance Relationship? This App Is for You
10 Ways to Re-Live the ’90s Online
10 Amazing Slow Motion Videos of Everyday Things
10 Best Inanimate Objects on Twitter
25 Outstanding Kitty-Themed Tumblrs [LOTS OF CATS]
Westworld Robot Self-Destructs [COMIC]
20 Unique ‘The Hunger Games’ Items on Etsy
7 Best Interactive YouTube Videos
For Love or Money: Does Online Dating Really Work? [INFOGRAPHIC]
Internet-Based Theater Company Lives Between Cyberspace and the Stage
Top 5 Mashable Comments of the Week
How Tech and Social Media Are Changing Travel [INFOGRAPHIC]
15 Hilarious Sports Parody Twitter Accounts
The Zombie Apocalypse Is Happening in a U.K. Shopping Mall [VIDEO]
11 Hilarious ‘Mad Men’ Parody Twitter Accounts
8 Unexpected Moments From SXSW [PICS]
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