• Tesla gets restraining order on short-seller who photographed employees By The Verge   -   Apr 21, 2019

    TESLA GETS RESTRAINING ORDER ON SHORT-SELLER WHO PHOTOGRAPHED EMPLOYEES

    Tesla has hit one of its prominent Twitter critics and short-sellers of the company with a restraining order - the same person who...

    Twitter
  • SpaceX's new passenger spacecraft suffers failure during engine test By The Verge   -   Apr 20, 2019

    SPACEX'S NEW PASSENGER SPACECRAFT SUFFERS FAILURE DURING ENGINE TEST

    On Saturday, SpaceX's new passenger spacecraft, the Crew Dragon, suffered from some kind of failure during an engine test at the company's...

  • Paypal and GoFundMe banned a militia group that detained migrants at the US border By The Verge   -   Apr 20, 2019

    PAYPAL AND GOFUNDME BANNED A MILITIA GROUP THAT DETAINED MIGRANTS AT THE US BORDER

    Earlier this week, The New York Times reported that a right-wing militia group, the United Constitutional Patriots, operating in New...

  • What if Elon Musk's $420 dream hadn't gone up in smoke? By The Verge   -   Apr 20, 2019

    WHAT IF ELON MUSK'S $420 DREAM HADN'T GONE UP IN SMOKE?

    Looking back at the version of Tesla that could have been

  • The CIA says that China's security agencies provided funds for Huawei: report By The Verge   -   Apr 20, 2019

    THE CIA SAYS THAT CHINA'S SECURITY AGENCIES PROVIDED FUNDS FOR HUAWEI: REPORT

    Earlier this year, the Central Intelligence Agency informed its counterparts in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the UK that Chinese...

  • Internet time and doomsday asteroids: this week in tech, 20 years ago By The Verge   -   Apr 20, 2019

    INTERNET TIME AND DOOMSDAY ASTEROIDS: THIS WEEK IN TECH, 20 YEARS AGO

    It's difficult to remember a time when online media wasn't arranged largely around memetic cultural events. On any given April 20th...

    Tech, Science
  • 11 new trailers you should watch this week By The Verge   -   Apr 20, 2019

    11 NEW TRAILERS YOU SHOULD WATCH THIS WEEK

    I watched Guava Island last weekend, since I was really curious to see what this mystery project that Donald Glover, Rihanna, and Hiro...

  • That mental health app might share your data without telling you By The Verge   -   Apr 20, 2019

    THAT MENTAL HEALTH APP MIGHT SHARE YOUR DATA WITHOUT TELLING YOU

    Free apps marketed to people with depression or who want to quit smoking are hemorrhaging user data to third parties like Facebook...

    Phone, Facebook, Android, Google, iOS
  • Sony's excellent 1000X M3 wireless headphones are $50 off this weekend By The Verge   -   Apr 20, 2019

    SONY'S EXCELLENT 1000X M3 WIRELESS HEADPHONES ARE $50 OFF THIS WEEKEND

    If you're looking for a deal this weekend, we have more than a few suggestions that you may want to check out. First off, time is running...

  • Tiamat's Wrath raises the stakes as The Expanse nears the end By The Verge   -   Apr 20, 2019

    TIAMAT'S WRATH RAISES THE STAKES AS THE EXPANSE NEARS THE END

    Over the course of eight books, The Expanse has felt a bit like one of those videos that zooms out from Earth into the larger universe....

  • The mesmerizing rims of the 2019 New York Auto Show By The Verge   -   Apr 20, 2019

    THE MESMERIZING RIMS OF THE 2019 NEW YORK AUTO SHOW

    Wheels in the sky keep on turning

  • The company behind the dual-screen YotaPhone is bankrupt By The Verge   -   Apr 20, 2019

    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...

    Phone
  • SiriusXM launches new ‘essential' streaming plan for only $8 By The Verge   -   Apr 19, 2019

    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 By The Verge   -   Apr 19, 2019

    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...

    Samsung, Phone
  • The PDF Association thinks the Mueller report sucks By The Verge   -   Apr 19, 2019

    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 By The Verge   -   Apr 19, 2019

    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 By The Verge   -   Apr 19, 2019

    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 By The Verge   -   Apr 19, 2019

    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...

  • Audi's first electric car reportedly delayed again because of a battery shortage By The Verge   -   Apr 19, 2019

    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...

  • Amazon is now making its delivery drivers take selfies By The Verge   -   Apr 19, 2019

    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,...