• If your hash browns taste like golf balls, it's because they have golf balls in them By The Verge   -   Apr 25, 2017

    IF YOUR HASH BROWNS TASTE LIKE GOLF BALLS, IT'S BECAUSE THEY HAVE GOLF BALLS IN THEM

    People sitting down to a breakfast of southern-style frozen hash browns might be surprised to find “extraneous golf ball materials”...

    • Google Photos now lets you send images to your TV using AirPlay By The Verge   -   Apr 25, 2017

      GOOGLE PHOTOS NOW LETS YOU SEND IMAGES TO YOUR TV USING AIRPLAY

      The most recent update to Google Photos' iOS app now lets you send images from an iPhone to your TV, so long as you have an Apple TV...

      iOS, iPhone, Google, Apple
      • HBO's Silicon Valley premiere tackles the tech industry's biggest problem By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

        HBO'S SILICON VALLEY PREMIERE TACKLES THE TECH INDUSTRY'S BIGGEST PROBLEM

        Silicon Valley is Mike Judge and Alec Berg's biting comedy about the American tech industry, now in its fourth season. Every week,...

        Tech
        • Former Lyft driver files class action lawsuit against Uber over its ‘Hell' tracking program By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

          FORMER LYFT DRIVER FILES CLASS ACTION LAWSUIT AGAINST UBER OVER ITS ‘HELL' TRACKING PROGRAM

          A former Lyft driver is filing a class action lawsuit against Uber less than a month after The Information exposed its controversial...

          • French presidential frontrunner's campaign hit by phishing attempts from Russia-linked hackers By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

            FRENCH PRESIDENTIAL FRONTRUNNER'S CAMPAIGN HIT BY PHISHING ATTEMPTS FROM RUSSIA-LINKED HACKERS

            French presidential frontrunner Emmanuel Macron has qualified for next month's runoff election, but a Russian government-linked group...

            • MTV's Catfish wants to introduce people to their internet trolls in real life By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

              MTV'S CATFISH WANTS TO INTRODUCE PEOPLE TO THEIR INTERNET TROLLS IN REAL LIFE

              MTV's Catfish: The TV Show, a morally questionable documentary series based on the infamous , morally questionable documentary film...

              Facebook
              • I wish this toy train stuck on an infinite loop weren't such an obvious metaphor By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

                I WISH THIS TOY TRAIN STUCK ON AN INFINITE LOOP WEREN'T SUCH AN OBVIOUS METAPHOR

                Here, watch this video of a train trapped on a circular track. The track is only made of three pieces of wood, but the train's route...

                • Jack Dorsey answers questions on diversity with one good and one terrible answer By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

                  JACK DORSEY ANSWERS QUESTIONS ON DIVERSITY WITH ONE GOOD AND ONE TERRIBLE ANSWER

                  During a Periscope livestream to promote the upcoming tech-thriller The Circle , Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey answered questions from cast...

                  Twitter, Tech
                  • The decades-long quest to make Dragon Quest a hit in America By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

                    THE DECADES-LONG QUEST TO MAKE DRAGON QUEST A HIT IN AMERICA

                    A series of spinoffs aim to make Slime a Stateside star

                    • Disney's latest deal could make it easier to stream ABC shows By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

                      DISNEY'S LATEST DEAL COULD MAKE IT EASIER TO STREAM ABC SHOWS

                      Disney announced today that it had reached a deal with over 160 of its local affiliate networks to allow the overarching Disney|ABC...

                      PlayStation
                      • Instagram is down By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

                        INSTAGRAM IS DOWN

                        It's not just you - Instagram is down for many users around the world on both the web and mobile app. Logging into Instagram.com brings...

                        Mobile, Instagram
                        • Amazon launches a new digital subscription marketplace By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

                          AMAZON LAUNCHES A NEW DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTION MARKETPLACE

                          Amazon announced today that it's launching a new marketplace hub for third party companies to sell subscriptions for digital services. The...

                          • DJI's $449 FPV goggles can control a drone with head movement By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

                            DJI'S $449 FPV GOGGLES CAN CONTROL A DRONE WITH HEAD MOVEMENT

                            DJI has finally dished full details of the FPV goggles that were teased at last year's Mavic Pro event. The DJI Goggles , as they're...

                            Tech, PlayStation
                            • Sony's XA1 is now available for preorder for $299.99 By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

                              SONY'S XA1 IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR PREORDER FOR $299.99

                              Sony's “super mid-range” Xperia XA1 phone is now available to preorder through Amazon and Best Buy . It'll go on sale at other retailers,...

                              Phone, Mobile
                              • FCC wants help promoting diversity in the communications industry By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

                                FCC WANTS HELP PROMOTING DIVERSITY IN THE COMMUNICATIONS INDUSTRY

                                The Federal Communications Commission is forming a committee to help improve diversity and cut out inequalities online and elsewhere...

                                • Sling TV's cloud DVR now works on the Apple TV By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

                                  SLING TV'S CLOUD DVR NOW WORKS ON THE APPLE TV

                                  Sling TV is making its cloud DVR add-on available to subscribers who watch the streaming service with an Apple TV . The company charges...

                                  Apple, Android
                                  • Samsung Galaxy S8 starter guide: 8 tips for your new phone By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

                                    SAMSUNG GALAXY S8 STARTER GUIDE: 8 TIPS FOR YOUR NEW PHONE

                                    Samsung's new Galaxy S8 hit stores this past weekend, which means that a lot of people likely received their preorders or were able...

                                    Samsung, Phone
                                    • The Jughead ‘I'm weird' meme might never run out of fuel By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

                                      THE JUGHEAD ‘I'M WEIRD' MEME MIGHT NEVER RUN OUT OF FUEL

                                      There comes a point in every meme's life where the human imagination can't fathom any further, better variations on the core joke....

                                      Twitter
                                      • Samsung says Galaxy S8 preorders were its best ever and promises software fixes By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

                                        SAMSUNG SAYS GALAXY S8 PREORDERS WERE ITS BEST EVER AND PROMISES SOFTWARE FIXES

                                        Samsung has announced that preorders for its Galaxy S8 smartphone were 30 percent higher year-over-year compared to 2016's flagship...

                                        Smartphone, Samsung, Phone
                                        • This is Google Jump's next-generation VR camera rig By The Verge   -   Apr 24, 2017

                                          THIS IS GOOGLE JUMP'S NEXT-GENERATION VR CAMERA RIG

                                          Chinese company Yi Technology has made a name for itself in the last two years by releasing some surprisingly capable GoPro competitors....

                                          Google