• Tesla built a giant tent to expand production of the Model 3 By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    TESLA BUILT A GIANT TENT TO EXPAND PRODUCTION OF THE MODEL 3

    Tesla's push to make more Model 3 electric cars expanded outdoors this week: On June 16th, Musk announced that Tesla had built an “entire...

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  • China will partly lift internet censorship for one of its provinces to promote tourism By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    CHINA WILL PARTLY LIFT INTERNET CENSORSHIP FOR ONE OF ITS PROVINCES TO PROMOTE TOURISM

    China plans to lift some internet censorship on the southern tropical island of Hainan to promote tourism. Visitors to select areas...

    Twitter, Facebook
  • DNA testing could reunite families at the US border - and fuel surveillance By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    DNA TESTING COULD REUNITE FAMILIES AT THE US BORDER - AND FUEL SURVEILLANCE

    More than 2,000 children have been separated from their parents at the US border as a result of the White House's new “zero tolerance”...

    Phone
  • Apple is ordering so many shows, with nowhere to show them By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    APPLE IS ORDERING SO MANY SHOWS, WITH NOWHERE TO SHOW THEM

    Yesterday, Apple ordered its first international series , Calls , adapted from a French series by the same name. It's the latest addition...

    Apple
  • Google Doodle honors legendary science fiction author Octavia Butler By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    GOOGLE DOODLE HONORS LEGENDARY SCIENCE FICTION AUTHOR OCTAVIA BUTLER

    Today's Google Doodle honors Octavia Butler, the visionary science fiction author whose work, including novels like Kindred and Parable...

    Science, Google
  • Supreme Court's internet sales tax ruling may be a nightmare for small businesses By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    SUPREME COURT'S INTERNET SALES TAX RULING MAY BE A NIGHTMARE FOR SMALL BUSINESSES

    In the wake of yesterday's Supreme Court ruling , e-commerce companies are understandably both concerned and uncertain of their future....

  • Life is Strange 2's first episode arrives on September 27th By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    LIFE IS STRANGE 2'S FIRST EPISODE ARRIVES ON SEPTEMBER 27TH

    The first episode of Life is Strange 2 , the follow-up to Dontnod Entertainment's breakout success in 2015, will launch on September...

  • Tesla closes a dozen solar installation centers as part of recent layoffs By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    TESLA CLOSES A DOZEN SOLAR INSTALLATION CENTERS AS PART OF RECENT LAYOFFS

    Tesla will close “about a dozen” solar installation facilities around the country as part of its recent layoffs , according to Reuters....

  • Facebook is reportedly working on a ‘Your Time on Facebook' feature By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    FACEBOOK IS REPORTEDLY WORKING ON A ‘YOUR TIME ON FACEBOOK' FEATURE

    The “ time well spent ” movement that's sweeping tech may be coming to Facebook. A new feature that was spotted by Jane Manchun Wong...

    Twitter, Instagram, Tech, Facebook
  • Caught up on Westworld? Here's why you should watch Humans By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    CAUGHT UP ON WESTWORLD? HERE'S WHY YOU SHOULD WATCH HUMANS

    There are so many streaming options available these days, and so many conflicting recommendations, that it's hard to see through all...

    Science, Android
  • Google Chrome on Android can now cache news articles on Wi-Fi for offline reading By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    GOOGLE CHROME ON ANDROID CAN NOW CACHE NEWS ARTICLES ON WI-FI FOR OFFLINE READING

    For emerging markets that often have to purchase data through prepaid SIM cards or others with limited data plans, viewing news articles...

    Google, Android
  • Facebook's controversial Messenger Kids is rolling out to Canada and Peru By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    FACEBOOK'S CONTROVERSIAL MESSENGER KIDS IS ROLLING OUT TO CANADA AND PERU

    Facebook is rolling out Messenger Kids, its controversial chat app for those under 13, to countries outside of the US , as reported...

    Facebook
  • Adobe is using machine learning to make it easier to spot Photoshopped images By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    ADOBE IS USING MACHINE LEARNING TO MAKE IT EASIER TO SPOT PHOTOSHOPPED IMAGES

    Experts around the world are getting increasingly worried about new AI tools that make it easier than ever to edit images and videos...

  • A social psychologist explains why we should ask for help more often By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    A SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGIST EXPLAINS WHY WE SHOULD ASK FOR HELP MORE OFTEN

    People wildly underestimate the odds that others will help us, says social psychologist Heidi Grant. From strangers to colleagues to...

  • Google's augmented reality Measure app now works with the Pixel 2, Galaxy S9, and more By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    GOOGLE'S AUGMENTED REALITY MEASURE APP NOW WORKS WITH THE PIXEL 2, GALAXY S9, AND MORE

    Google has updated its augmented reality Measure app to support the company's ARCore standard. The update opens up the app to more...

    iOS, Google, Phone, Apple
  • Supreme Court decides against warrantless location searches in a major privacy decision By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    SUPREME COURT DECIDES AGAINST WARRANTLESS LOCATION SEARCHES IN A MAJOR PRIVACY DECISION

    In a major decision on privacy in the digital age, the Supreme Court ruled in a 5-4 ruling today that police must obtain a warrant...

    Phone
  • Safety driver of fatal self-driving Uber crash was reportedly watching Hulu at time of accident By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    SAFETY DRIVER OF FATAL SELF-DRIVING UBER CRASH WAS REPORTEDLY WATCHING HULU AT TIME OF ACCIDENT

    Police in Tempe, Arizona, have released a new report regarding Uber's fatal self-driving car crash last March , which reveals that...

    Phone
  • Vergecast: Kara Swisher talks AT&T-Time Warner merger By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    VERGECAST: KARA SWISHER TALKS AT&T-TIME WARNER MERGER

    The theme of this week's Vergecast is TV. On Wednesday, Instagram announced a standalone app called IGTV, which is a place for watching...

    Instagram
  • QuickLook for Windows 10 brings a useful Mac feature to PCs By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    QUICKLOOK FOR WINDOWS 10 BRINGS A USEFUL MAC FEATURE TO PCS

    If you're a Mac user you're probably used to just hitting the space bar to see a quick preview of a file. It's a useful feature that...

    Windows
  • By The Verge   -   Jun 22, 2018

    THE BEST PHONE YOU CAN BUY RIGHT NOW

    Buying a phone can be a chore, but we've done the work for you

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