The company behind the dual-screen YotaPhone is bankrupt

THE COMPANY BEHIND THE DUAL-SCREEN YOTAPHONE IS BANKRUPT

We've been following Russia's YotaPhone since 2012 , but it seems like the saga of the power-sipping E Ink-backed dual-screen handset...

SiriusXM launches new ‘essential' streaming plan for only $8

SIRIUSXM LAUNCHES NEW ‘ESSENTIAL' STREAMING PLAN FOR ONLY $8

SiriusXM is now offering an $8-per-month streaming music plan that it calls SiriusXM Essential , a bundle of over 300 channels consisting...

 
 
 
The inside of the Samsung Galaxy Fold is marvelously messy

THE INSIDE OF THE SAMSUNG GALAXY FOLD IS MARVELOUSLY MESSY

The Samsung Galaxy Fold doesn't release until April 26th, but if you've been eagerly awaiting a glimpse under the hood, a pre-production...

The PDF Association thinks the Mueller report sucks

THE PDF ASSOCIATION THINKS THE MUELLER REPORT SUCKS

When Special Counsel Robert Mueller released his report on Russian interference in the 2016 US presidential election yesterday and...

 
 
 
WannaCry hero pleads guilty to developing banking malware

WANNACRY HERO PLEADS GUILTY TO DEVELOPING BANKING MALWARE

Marcus Hutchins, best known for his role in stopping the 2017 WannaCry ransomware attack, has plead guilty to two charges related to...

Microsoft faces down a new claim that pro-diversity hiring isn't fair to white men

MICROSOFT FACES DOWN A NEW CLAIM THAT PRO-DIVERSITY HIRING ISN'T FAIR TO WHITE MEN

Microsoft employees have been using an internal message board to criticize the company's pro-diversity efforts, referring to the hiring...

 
 
 
Leica censored in China for ad that dramatizes the Tiananmen Square protests

LEICA CENSORED IN CHINA FOR AD THAT DRAMATIZES THE TIANANMEN SQUARE PROTESTS

German camera maker Leica is facing heat from Chinese censors and nationalistic internet users who are leaving angry comments after...

Amazon is now making its delivery drivers take selfies

AMAZON IS NOW MAKING ITS DELIVERY DRIVERS TAKE SELFIES

Amazon is now making its delivery drivers take selfies, it confirmed to The Verge, in a bid to reduce fraud. Using facial recognition,...

 
 
 
NYC subway denies using ‘real-time face recognition screens' in Times Square

NYC SUBWAY DENIES USING ‘REAL-TIME FACE RECOGNITION SCREENS' IN TIMES SQUARE

The New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority has denied suggestions that it's putting facial recognition cameras in the subway,...

Audi's first electric car reportedly delayed again because of a battery shortage

AUDI'S FIRST ELECTRIC CAR REPORTEDLY DELAYED AGAIN BECAUSE OF A BATTERY SHORTAGE

Audi has reportedly delayed deliveries of its first flagship electric vehicle, the E-tron, because of issues securing enough batteries...

 
 
 
Diving into the broken Samsung Galaxy Fold phone fiasco

DIVING INTO THE BROKEN SAMSUNG GALAXY FOLD PHONE FIASCO

The Samsung Galaxy Fold is here - and it's already breaking. The Verge 's Nilay Patel, Dieter Bohn, and Paul Miller talk first impressions...

The Sims' freelance writing career reminds me of my loneliest, self-doubting days

THE SIMS' FREELANCE WRITING CAREER REMINDS ME OF MY LONELIEST, SELF-DOUBTING DAYS

The first paycheck Natt received after her first freelance writing assignment, she spent on mac and cheese. I'm referring to her in...

 
 
 
You can now sign up for T-Mobile Money, an exclusive checking account with decent perks

YOU CAN NOW SIGN UP FOR T-MOBILE MONEY, AN EXCLUSIVE CHECKING ACCOUNT WITH DECENT PERKS

T-Mobile has officially launched its Money checking account for all US T-Mobile customers, following its soft launch back in November...

Elon Musk's Boring Company scales down its East Coast ambitions

ELON MUSK'S BORING COMPANY SCALES DOWN ITS EAST COAST AMBITIONS

This week, Elon Musk's tunnel-digging venture released a massive, 505-page report on its proposal to link Washington, DC and Baltimore...

 
 
 
Science doesn't explain tech's diversity problem - history does

SCIENCE DOESN'T EXPLAIN TECH'S DIVERSITY PROBLEM - HISTORY DOES

You can't fix something by ignoring it

A ransomware attack took The Weather Channel off the air

A RANSOMWARE ATTACK TOOK THE WEATHER CHANNEL OFF THE AIR

The Weather Channel was hit by a ransomware attack on Thursday, briefly taking a live TV program off the air, according to a Wall Street...

 
 
 
Fortnite players are pushing a floating alien rune across the island

FORTNITE PLAYERS ARE PUSHING A FLOATING ALIEN RUNE ACROSS THE ISLAND

Fortnite appears to be gearing up for its next in-game event, and it may not surprise longtime fans to know that this one is again...

The latest lost satellite is now space junk that could put other spacecraft at risk

THE LATEST LOST SATELLITE IS NOW SPACE JUNK THAT COULD PUT OTHER SPACECRAFT AT RISK

On Thursday, satellite service provider Intelsat announced that one of its communications satellites is now completely lost in orbit...

 
 
 
Marijuana legalization looks promising, but plenty of questions remain

MARIJUANA LEGALIZATION LOOKS PROMISING, BUT PLENTY OF QUESTIONS REMAIN

This year, April 20th feels different. Marijuana enthusiasts have long celebrated 4/20 , but now that businesses are seeing profit...

China unveils the first autonomous amphibious military landing vehicle

CHINA UNVEILS THE FIRST AUTONOMOUS AMPHIBIOUS MILITARY LANDING VEHICLE

Earlier this month, a Chinese shipbuilder unveiled an amphibious autonomous landing vehicle that could someday be part of the country's...

 
 
 



The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition by WildTangent Partner Winner of more than 200 Game of the Year Awards, Skyrim Special Edition brings the epic fantasy to life in... Read more ...

Galaxy S10e deals: reduced prices on Samsung's cheapest flagship phone

Galaxy S10e deals: reduced prices on Samsung's cheapest flagship phone

Well the Samsung Galaxy S10e is certainly fulfilling its main purpose as the cheaper alternative to the Korean giant's flagship phone range. Forget picking up a phone that... Read more ...

OnePlus 7 launch date to be announced on April 23

OnePlus 7 launch date to be announced on April 23

OnePlus CEO Pete Lau has said that the company will announce the date of its next launch event on April 23. Lau hasn't revealed what this event will be about, but it's safe to... Read more ...

Here are the 49 Huawei and Honor devices that will get the EMUI 9.1 update

Here are the 49 Huawei and Honor devices that will get the EMUI 9.1 update

The Chinese smartphone maker Huawei has announced a long list of smartphones and tablet devices that will in due course get the EMUI 9.1 update.... Read more ...

Watch Mortal Kombat 11's New Shao Kahn Trailer

Watch Mortal Kombat 11's New Shao Kahn Trailer

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Next Major Division 2 Update Includes Damage Buffs For Exotic Weapons and...

Next Major Division 2 Update Includes Damage Buffs For Exotic Weapons and Higher Gear Score Drops In Dark Zone

Ubisoft has a lot of big changes planned for the third title update for The Division 2, which includes the introduction of the first eight-player raid. Wrangling all the tweaks... Read more ...

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition by WildTangent Partner Winner of more than 200 Game of the Year Awards, Skyrim Special Edition brings the epic fantasy to life in... Read more ...

Galaxy Fold units keep mysteriously breaking, while the iPhone XS survives a...

Galaxy Fold units keep mysteriously breaking, while the iPhone XS survives a shark bite

If you've paid attention to tech industry news to any degree over the past day or two, you're no doubt aware that Samsung is dealing with a bit of unpleasant scrutiny at the... Read more ...

Video: How co-op VR is used to help train astronauts for space

Video: How co-op VR is used to help train astronauts for space

At GDC 2018 a panel of game makers and experts from Boeing and NASA discuss how the tools of game development can be used to help train astronauts for their voyages to the edge... Read more ...

Amazon Flex now requires delivery drivers to snap selfies

Amazon Flex now requires delivery drivers to snap selfies

Amazon now requires its Amazon Flex delivery drivers to take selfies in order to prove their identity. The company says this new requirement is intended to prevent unauthorized... Read more ...