• Microsoft Flight Simulator is an impressive Xbox Series X workout By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    MICROSOFT FLIGHT SIMULATOR IS AN IMPRESSIVE XBOX SERIES X WORKOUT

    Nothing has pushed my PC further than Microsoft Flight Simulator. That might sound odd for a “game” that's largely about flying around...

    Xbox
  • ‘Good night' or ‘bedtime', Alexa routines now support multiple phrases By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    ‘GOOD NIGHT' OR ‘BEDTIME', ALEXA ROUTINES NOW SUPPORT MULTIPLE PHRASES

    Alexa routines now support up to seven custom phrases. | Image: Thomas Ricker / The Verge Alexa routines can now be triggered using...

  • LG's new true wireless earbuds have a privacy-conscious ‘Whispering Mode' By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    LG'S NEW TRUE WIRELESS EARBUDS HAVE A PRIVACY-CONSCIOUS ‘WHISPERING MODE'

    LG's Tone Free FP8 wireless earbuds. | Image: LG LG's new Tone Free FP true wireless earbuds feature a “Whispering Mode” where you...

  • Leaked Surface Duo 2 photos reveal new triple camera system By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    LEAKED SURFACE DUO 2 PHOTOS REVEAL NEW TRIPLE CAMERA SYSTEM

    Surface Duo 2. | Tech Rat Microsoft is readying a Surface Duo 2 for release later this year. Leaked images have revealed the dual-screen...

    Windows, Android, Tech, Hardware, Phone
  • Next Gen Favorites: Wattpad By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    NEXT GEN FAVORITES: WATTPAD

    Illustration by Ari Liloan for The Verge Looking beyond my local library, I found a new way to think about writing

  • Next Gen Favorites: the half-finished Duolingo course By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    NEXT GEN FAVORITES: THE HALF-FINISHED DUOLINGO COURSE

    Illustration by Ari Liloan for The Verge I am tormented by the specter of Duo the Owl

  • Next Gen Favorites: the Alicia Keys Tiny Desk concert By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    NEXT GEN FAVORITES: THE ALICIA KEYS TINY DESK CONCERT

    Illustration by Ari Liloan for The Verge Looking for the thrill of live music during lockdown, I turned to NPR

  • Next Gen Favorites: Parsec By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    NEXT GEN FAVORITES: PARSEC

    Illustration by Ari Liloan for The Verge A new tool for an older kind of gaming

  • Apple's AirPods Pro are $179 in-store at Staples through the rest of July By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    APPLE'S AIRPODS PRO ARE $179 IN-STORE AT STAPLES THROUGH THE REST OF JULY

    Photo by Chris Welch / The Verge Staples is hosting some stellar back-to-school deals this week, especially if tech is on your checklist....

    iPad, Tech, Apple
  • Next Gen By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    NEXT GEN

    Illustration by Ari Liloan for The Verge The Verge is always interested in the future - so this week, we're taking a look at the people...

    Phone, Tech
  • New trailers: Dune, Star Trek: Prodigy, The Last Duel, Blade Runner: Black Lotus, and more By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    NEW TRAILERS: DUNE, STAR TREK: PRODIGY, THE LAST DUEL, BLADE RUNNER: BLACK LOTUS, AND MORE

    Zendaya and Timothee Chalamet in Dune | Legendary Happy Saturday! Posting the trailers roundup a day early this weekend since I'll...

    Apple
  • Robinhood's IPO roadshow answered questions I wasn't asking By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    ROBINHOOD'S IPO ROADSHOW ANSWERED QUESTIONS I WASN'T ASKING

    Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge “What's your favorite planet?” is a real question that Robinhood execs really picked to answer...

  • GM, Cruise suing to stop Ford from using the name ‘BlueCruise' By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    GM, CRUISE SUING TO STOP FORD FROM USING THE NAME ‘BLUECRUISE'

    GM is suing Ford over the BlueCruise name for its hands-free driving system | Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge General Motors...

  • New job posting shows Amazon seeking a digital currency and blockchain expert By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    NEW JOB POSTING SHOWS AMAZON SEEKING A DIGITAL CURRENCY AND BLOCKCHAIN EXPERT

    Amazon may be testing the cryptocurrency waters | Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Amazon is hiring a digital currency and blockchain...

  • By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    GENKI SHADOWCAST REVIEW: A CLEVER BUT LIMITED CAPTURE CARD

    A viable option for streamers and gamers on the go

  • The Senate's E-BIKE Act could make electric bikes a lot cheaper By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    THE SENATE'S E-BIKE ACT COULD MAKE ELECTRIC BIKES A LOT CHEAPER

    A bill that would offer Americans a refundable tax credit on the purchase of a new electric bicycle was just introduced in the Senate...

  • Blizzard exec calls sexual harassment allegations ‘extremely troubling' By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    BLIZZARD EXEC CALLS SEXUAL HARASSMENT ALLEGATIONS ‘EXTREMELY TROUBLING'

    A new lawsuit alleges widespread sexual harassment at Activision Blizzard | Photo Illustration by Pavlo Gonchar/SOPA Images/LightRocket...

  • Super Mario 64 probably won't be the last million-dollar video game By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    SUPER MARIO 64 PROBABLY WON'T BE THE LAST MILLION-DOLLAR VIDEO GAME

    A screenshot from Super Mario 64. | Image: Nintendo Earlier this month, a sealed copy of Super Mario 64 sold for $1,560,000 at auction,...

  • The Apple Watch Series 6 is $279 at Best Buy and Amazon By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    THE APPLE WATCH SERIES 6 IS $279 AT BEST BUY AND AMAZON

    Photo by Vjeran Pavic / The Verge The best deal available today is on the 40mm Apple Watch Series 6 with Wi-Fi and GPS connectivity....

    Apple
  • Oculus' Passthrough API will enable experiences that mix VR and the real world By The Verge   -   Sep 25, 2021

    OCULUS' PASSTHROUGH API WILL ENABLE EXPERIENCES THAT MIX VR AND THE REAL WORLD

    Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Facebook announced a new API that will let developers incorporate video from the Quest...

    Facebook