How to delete your Twitter history

HOW TO DELETE YOUR TWITTER HISTORY

Twitter is the social media world's most reliable doubled-edged sword. One minute, you're retweeting a funny meme account and enjoying...

How to play free YouTube music in the background on Android and iPhones

HOW TO PLAY FREE YOUTUBE MUSIC IN THE BACKGROUND ON ANDROID AND IPHONES

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge There's a lot of music - and storytelling and news - on YouTube, and so it stands to reason...

 
 
 
Disney Plus surpasses 50 million subscribers

DISNEY PLUS SURPASSES 50 MILLION SUBSCRIBERS

Disney Plus has surpassed 50 million subscribers - up more than 22 million since the last time Disney disclosed numbers two months...

It's impossible to screenshot a Quibi show, and that's detrimental to its success

IT'S IMPOSSIBLE TO SCREENSHOT A QUIBI SHOW, AND THAT'S DETRIMENTAL TO ITS SUCCESS

Illustration by Grayson Blackmon / The Verge Trying to describe Quibi's essence to people is difficult. There are shows where food...

 
 
 
America set up black communities to be harder hit by COVID-19

AMERICA SET UP BLACK COMMUNITIES TO BE HARDER HIT BY COVID-19

Illustration by Grayson Blackmon and Alex Castro / The Verge Experts hope the pandemic is ‘a wake up call'

Google's Hangouts Meet is now just Google Meet

GOOGLE'S HANGOUTS MEET IS NOW JUST GOOGLE MEET

Remote workers, meeters, streamers, and hangers-out, take note: Google's Hangouts Meet is no longer called Hangouts Meet; it's now...

 
 
 
Zoom CEO apologizes for security problems on public live stream

ZOOM CEO APOLOGIZES FOR SECURITY PROBLEMS ON PUBLIC LIVE STREAM

On a live YouTube stream on Wednesday, Zoom CEO Eric Yuan apologized to users for a string of security lapses that have rocked the...

Zoom update hides meeting ID numbers from the title bar

ZOOM UPDATE HIDES MEETING ID NUMBERS FROM THE TITLE BAR

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Zoom's latest update might help keep more meetings secure. The videoconferencing software now...

 
 
 
Rocket Lab catches dummy rocket in midair with helicopter in ongoing quest to make its vehicles reusable

ROCKET LAB CATCHES DUMMY ROCKET IN MIDAIR WITH HELICOPTER IN ONGOING QUEST TO MAKE ITS VEHICLES REUSABLE

In the ongoing quest to one day reuse its rockets after launch, Rocket Lab has successfully tested out a way to catch a rocket falling...

Google bans its employees from using Zoom over security concerns

GOOGLE BANS ITS EMPLOYEES FROM USING ZOOM OVER SECURITY CONCERNS

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Google is issuing a ban on the use of the Zoom teleconferencing platform for employees. The...

 
 
 
How Thao & The Get Down Stay Down made a music video on Zoom

HOW THAO & THE GET DOWN STAY DOWN MADE A MUSIC VIDEO ON ZOOM

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, Oakland-based band Thao & The Get Down Stay Down had a problem. Their plan to shoot a music video...

Riot's Valorant isn't even out yet, but it's already looking like an esports sensation

RIOT'S VALORANT ISN'T EVEN OUT YET, BUT IT'S ALREADY LOOKING LIKE AN ESPORTS SENSATION

Image: Riot Games Riot's new video game, Valorant , is both a breath of fresh air and completely unoriginal at the same time. The first-person...

 
 
 
Fiat Chrysler is recalling 365,000 vehicles for backup camera issue

FIAT CHRYSLER IS RECALLING 365,000 VEHICLES FOR BACKUP CAMERA ISSUE

Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP via Getty Images Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than 365,000 vehicles in North America...

How to use an external display with your Mac

HOW TO USE AN EXTERNAL DISPLAY WITH YOUR MAC

Every computer I've called my own for work or personal use has been a laptop. I love the portability of a laptop. It's great to do...

 
 
 
ESPN becomes the official broadcast home for League of Legends' Spring Split Playoffs

ESPN BECOMES THE OFFICIAL BROADCAST HOME FOR LEAGUE OF LEGENDS' SPRING SPLIT PLAYOFFS

Colin Young-Wolff/Riot Games Inc. via Getty Images League of Legends ' 2020 Championship Series Spring Split Playoffs have a new home...

Three astronauts are launching to space tomorrow after lengthy quarantine

THREE ASTRONAUTS ARE LAUNCHING TO SPACE TOMORROW AFTER LENGTHY QUARANTINE

Ivan Vagner , Anatoly Ivanishin , and Chris Cassidy. | Image: NASA In the wee hours of the morning on April 9th, three astronauts are...

 
 
 
How to protect your Netflix profile with a PIN

HOW TO PROTECT YOUR NETFLIX PROFILE WITH A PIN

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Netflix now lets you protect your profile with a PIN, keeping other people on your account...

Windows 10 is getting Linux files integration in File Explorer

WINDOWS 10 IS GETTING LINUX FILES INTEGRATION IN FILE EXPLORER

Microsoft previously shipped a full Linux kernel in Windows 10, and now the company is planning to fully integrate Linux file access...

 
 
 
Valorant had a record-breaking day on Twitch

VALORANT HAD A RECORD-BREAKING DAY ON TWITCH

Riot's latest game had a record-breaking day on Twitch - despite the fact that it isn't even out yet. Yesterday the studio's new shooter...

The Verge's best and worst coronavirus masks

THE VERGE'S BEST AND WORST CORONAVIRUS MASKS

Photo by Loren Grush / The Verge Last week, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urged Americans to cover their faces...

 
 
 



Stadia's wider launch begins with a two-month free Stadia Pro trial

Stadia's wider launch begins with a two-month free Stadia Pro trial

Google Stadia is finally starting to roll out to folks outside of its premium purchasers, starting with a free two-month trial of its Staida Pro tier. ... Read more ...

Phone Comparisons: Huawei P40 Pro+ vs Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra

Phone Comparisons: Huawei P40 Pro+ vs Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra

It's time to compare the best Huawei and Samsung have to offer, the Huawei P40 Pro+ vs Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra. These two smartphones are both brand new, pretty much. The... Read more ...

Windows 10 is getting Linux files integration in File Explorer

Windows 10 is getting Linux files integration in File Explorer

Microsoft previously shipped a full Linux kernel in Windows 10, and now the company is planning to fully integrate Linux file access into the built-in File Explorer. A new... Read more ...

Google bans its employees from using Zoom over security concerns

Google bans its employees from using Zoom over security concerns

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Google is issuing a ban on the use of the Zoom teleconferencing platform for employees. The company is citing security concerns with the... Read more ...

FDA warns dangerous chlorine dioxide products won't cure COVID-19

FDA warns dangerous chlorine dioxide products won't cure COVID-19

The FDA is back with yet another warning about the ‘Miracle Mineral Solution' sold by the Genesis II Church of Health and Healing, this time advising the public not to consume... Read more ...

The 2020 MacBook Air's FaceTime HD Camera Is Still Lousy

The 2020 MacBook Air's FaceTime HD Camera Is Still Lousy

Joanna Stern took the 2020 MacBook Air webcam for a spin, comparing it to other popular laptop webcams and a 2010 MacBook Pro, and found that, while they're all terrible in... Read more ...

Google's Stadia Pro is 'free' for 2 months, but the game-streaming service...

Google's Stadia Pro is 'free' for 2 months, but the game-streaming service still comes with caveats

We reviewed Google Stadia in November, calling it “A glimpse of a future some other company will probably perfect.” The underlying tech? Solid. The platform and business model?... Read more ...

Stadia will lower default settings to reduce internet strain during COVID-19

Stadia will lower default settings to reduce internet strain during COVID-19

Google opened its cloud-based game platform Stadia up to a wider audience today, but notes it has plans to amke changes to its default streaming settings to lessen Stadia's... Read more ...

PlayStation 5's DualSense controller is a return to Sony's legacy of innovation

PlayStation 5's DualSense controller is a return to Sony's legacy of innovation

Haptic feedback and adaptive triggers are true game changers Read more ...

Mondo Reveals New Puzzles For G.I. JOE, THE IRON GIANT, CAPTAIN AMERICA...

Mondo Reveals New Puzzles For G.I. JOE, THE IRON GIANT, CAPTAIN AMERICA, GREMLINS, JURASSIC PARK, and More

For those looking to pass the time while in self-isolation during these strange times, Mondo has revealed a series of eight new puzzles! The Puzzles feature some of their cool... Read more ...