Sony made a gaming monitor for PC and PS5

From The Verge. Sony’s latest gaming hardware is designed for the PC as much as it is for PS5. Its $899 InZone M9 gaming monitor features high-end specs like HDMI 2.1, VRR, and more, while its $299 InZone H9 headset sounds brilliant, has noise cancellation, and fits comfortably. We’ve gone hands-on with them in this…

M2 vs. M1: MacBook Pro review

From The Verge. Apple has updated its 13-inch 2020 MacBook Pro with its new M2 processor. It’s an improvement over the older M1 chip, especially in single-core performance. But the M2 will also power Apple’s cheaper MacBook Air, which will have a brand-new design and a host of other benefits. Here’s what we’ve seen from…

The Future Of | A new series from Netflix + The Verge

From The Verge. What if we could look into the future and see how technology will change everything; from raising pets and houseplants, to how we dress, eat, date, and even how we die. We made a Netflix show to explore these ideas. In our new docuseries, The Future Of, we look at how innovative…

All-new MacBook Air with M2 hands-on

From The Verge. Apple just announced a fully redesigned MacBook Air with an M2 processor. The display is now larger at 13.6 inches and gets closer to the edge of the lid because the new 1080p camera has been hidden in a notch. It features two thunderbolt ports, a headphone jack, and a MagSafe charging…

Amazon’s robot is just an Alexa on wheels

From The Verge. Amazon Astro is a household robot that will cost $1499.99 when it goes on sale (you can request an invite to test it for $1,000 right now). Designed mainly as a mobile camera for home security, it’s also an Alexa smart speaker on wheels. While an innovative concept, without any arms there’s…

Finally, a useful dual-screen laptop

From The Verge. Asus’s Zenbook Pro Duo 14 is a 14-inch portable laptop with not one, but two high-resolution, high refresh rate touchscreens. At $2,000, that second screen won’t be worth everyone’s money – but it does come in handy. Here’s a rundown of my typical day as a dual-screen laptop user. Read the full…

Sony’s best headphones just got [a little] better 🎧

From The Verge. Sony’s new WH-1000XM5 noise-canceling headphones are the company’s most advanced to date — but also the most expensive at $400. For that money, you get a fresh design, upgraded sound, better active noise cancellation than ever, and improved voice call quality. But they’re very similar to the 1000XM4s, giving Sony fans little…

Google I/O 2022 keynote in 18 minutes

From The Verge. At Google I/O 2022, the company announced the Pixel 7 and 7 Pro, along with a new Pixel 6A, the long-awaited Pixel Watch, and new Pixel Buds Pro. In addition, Google also demoed new features in Android 13, "Immersive View" in Google Maps, and showed new AR glasses that translate language in…

Google I/O is tomorrow!

From The Verge. #Shorts Tune in tomorrow (5/10) at 1pm EST for Google’s annual developer conference, Google I/O. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow on Instagram: https://goo.gl/7ZeLvX The Vergecast Podcast: https://pod.link/430333725 Decoder with Nilay Patel: http://apple.co/3v29nDc  More about our podcasts: https://www.theverge.com/podcasts Read More: http://www.theverge.com Community guidelines: http://bit.ly/2D0hlAv Wallpapers from The Verge: https://bit.ly/2xQXYJr Subscribe to Verge Science on YouTube,…

Why Ford’s electric crate motor is a big deal

From The Verge. #Shorts This Ford is outfitted with an electric crate motor, the M-9000-MACHE — the same motor that is in Ford’s all-electric Mustang Mach-E GT. Watch the full video here: https://youtu.be/QUU-DaOSmLQ Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs​ Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc​ Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61​ Follow on Instagram: https://goo.gl/7ZeLvX​ The Vergecast Podcast: http://apple.co/3kH4uup Decoder with…

Quest 2: best tips and features

From The Verge. The Meta Quest 2 (previously known as the Oculus Quest 2) is a feature-packed VR headset that’s gotten better with time. Whether you already own one, or plan to buy one at some point, here are some tips and accessory recommendations that should help you get more enjoyment out of the headset.…

Ford did what Tesla won’t

From The Verge. Last fall, Ford began parading a 1978 F-100 pickup truck around the country. But for Ford, this car was far more than a pretty new truck — it was a way to show off its new electric crate motor, the M-9000-MACHE, or the same electric motor that is in Ford’s all-electric Mustang…

Snap is making… a drone? 🚁

From The Verge. Snap, the maker of Snapchat, is releasing its first self-flying drone called Pixy. At $299.99, it’s the lightest and easiest-to-use drone we’ve tried. Just don’t expect cinematic footage. Read more: https://bit.ly/3MASlnt Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow on Instagram: https://goo.gl/7ZeLvX The Vergecast Podcast: https://pod.link/430333725 Decoder with Nilay Patel: http://apple.co/3v29nDc  More about…

Apple’s Studio Display webcam update is… fine

From The Verge. #Shorts Apple is about to start beta testing a new version of macOS that includes “camera tuning, improved noise reduction, contrast, and framing” tweaks for the webcam on its expensive Studio Display. Read more: https://bit.ly/3OEERZQ Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow on Instagram: https://goo.gl/7ZeLvX The Vergecast Podcast: https://pod.link/430333725 Decoder with…

GoPro Bones vs. DIY GoPro

From The Verge. GoPro’s new camera is an odd one — no screen, no battery and no GPS. It’s made for one purpose only and that is FPV drones. Naturally, we recruited an FPV drone pilot Reza to test the new GoPro Hero10 Black Bones for us. Read more: https://bit.ly/36utzWK Reza Kurniawan on Instagram: @inspirefpv…

OnePlus 10 Pro: Oppo!.. I did it again

From The Verge. The 10 Pro is an encouraging step toward OnePlus becoming a true competitor to Samsung and Google. The hardware is great, a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset delivers great performance, and the $899 price is right. But there are still some places where OnePlus needs to do some catching up, starting with…

My own phone number is now spam texting me

From The Verge. My own phone number is now spam texting me! #Shorts Read our full story: https://www.theverge.com/2022/3/28/22999719/spam-texts-own-phone-number-verizon-att-tmobile Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs​ Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc​ Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61​ Follow on Instagram: https://goo.gl/7ZeLvX​ The Vergecast Podcast: http://apple.co/3kH4uup Decoder with Nilay Pate‪l‬: http://apple.co/3v29nDc More about our podcasts: https://www.theverge.com/podcasts​ Read More: http://www.theverge.com​ Community guidelines: http://bit.ly/2D0hlAv​ Wallpapers…

Mac Studio 👍 Studio Display 👎

From The Verge. Apple’s Mac Studio is heavy, gray, and full of ports. But the really exciting stuff is on the inside. Meet the M1 Ultra, Apple’s brand-new processor that combines two M1 Max chips into one monstrous CPU. We gave this device to professionals across The Verge’s creative team. Here’s what they had to…

Apple Mac Studio event in 11 minutes

From The Verge. Apple just wrapped its “Peek Performance” event and announced the Mac Studio and Studio Display, new iPhone SE with 5G, and iPad Air, plus a new M1 chip — the M1 Ultra. Here’s everything from the event in 11 minutes. The 7 biggest announcements from Apple’s Peek Performance event: https://bit.ly/3sUXCzu 0:00 –…

Goodbye, friends

From The Verge. It’s the end of an era, but a new one is beginning. Dieter Bohn says goodbye to The Verge the only way he knows how, with a final Processor video. Read Dieter’s farewell here: https://bit.ly/3vG0MJa Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow on Instagram: https://goo.gl/7ZeLvX The Vergecast Podcast: https://pod.link/430333725 Decoder with…

Steam Deck is a glorious mess

From The Verge. The Steam Deck is a Linux handheld gaming PC that runs Windows games like a Nintendo Switch, and it’s damn good at it – when it works. But the half-baked console gave us a lot of trouble, and we don’t review gadgets on promise! Here’s why Sean Hollister thinks it’s more like…

Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra review: duly noted

From The Verge. The Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra is a worthy Note successor in just about every way. With a built-in S Pen stylus, excellent camera system, improved portrait mode, and top-notch performance, it looks and acts every bit like the $1,199 flagship that it is. Features like an enhanced Raw capture mode have niche…

You haven’t seen photography like this before

From The Verge. When I think of wildlife photography, I think of telephoto lenses on expensive cameras in the Sahara desert. That was until I saw the wildlife camera trapping that Carla Rhodes was doing. I knew I needed to try it for myself in Brooklyn, NY. The Verge’s sponsors play an important role in…

Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2022 in 8 minutes

From The Verge. Samsung’s latest flagships are here: the Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22 Plus, and the Galaxy S22 Ultra. Plus, a look at the new Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 with a giant 14.6-inch display. Here’s everything you need to see from the 60-minute event in just under 8 minutes. Everything announced at Samsung’s Galaxy S22…

Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra: just call it a Note

From The Verge. The Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra has shaped up to be everything that leaks, hints, and speculation indicated it would be: a Samsung Galaxy Note, minus the Note branding. It offers a 6.8-inch screen, a built-in S pen stylus, a boatload of cameras, a $1,199 price tag, and a boxy shape straight from…

This is my next webcam

From The Verge. If you’re looking for a webcam that’s better than what you have, whether that’s a plug-and-play webcam you may have paid too much for during the pandemic or the (likely) lousy one that’s inside of your laptop, we’ve gathered a few unique and great options, including ones that cost next to nothing.…

The $13B casino of NFTs

From The Verge. NFTs can be hard to grasp. What the heck is a non-fungible token? While most of the world grapples with understanding what they are or how they work, one company has taken the lead as the most successful NFT marketplace in the world. How did OpenSea, a company now valued at over…

Intel takes a bite out of Apple

From The Verge. We’ve gotten our first look at Intel’s new 12th Gen mobile processors in MSI’s upcoming GE76 Raider, but can it beat the M1 Max? These chips are unbelievably powerful, but that power comes with some trade-offs. Read more: https://www.theverge.com/e/22670932 Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow on Instagram: https://goo.gl/7ZeLvX The…

Best of CES 2022

From The Verge. CES 2022 is over and we have a recap of all of the biggest gadgets, cars, and concepts from the event. The announcements included incredible TVs, weird laptops from Dell and Asus, electric cars from GM and even Sony(?!), and much more. Dieter Bohn breaks down the concepts from big tech companies…

Intel at CES 2022 in 4 minutes

From The Verge. During Intel’s CES 2022 keynote it announced the rest of its 12th Gen Alder Lake desktop lineup, expansion of the Evo certification program with larger, more powerful, and foldable laptops. Plus, Intel’s 12th Gen Alder Lake chips are making their way to laptops, promising its most powerful hardware that’s capable of taking…

Nvidia CES 2022 keynote in 6 minutes

From The Verge. Nvidia just wrapped its address at CES 2022 where it announced a new flagship GPU: the GeForce RTX 3090 Ti. Plus, Nvidia’s mobile versions of the RTX 3070 Ti and RTX 3080 Ti will appear in laptops starting at $1,499 and $2,499, respectively. Nvidia announced a new $250 entry-level RTX 3050 GPU…

Alienware’s biggest CES 2022 announcements

From The Verge. Alienware has been busy during the past year, whipping up several exciting announcements in time for CES 2022. We’ve covered the biggest ones, including its new 14-inch X14 gaming laptop, the 34-inch curved QD-OLED gaming monitor, Concept Nyx, and Concept Polaris. Read more of our coverage here – Alienware’s X14 is its…

Dell XPS 13 Plus: Is that a… touch bar? 👀

From The Verge. Dell’s new XPS 13 Plus launched today, with a starting price of $1,199. It looks similar to the previous XPS 13 on the outside — but open it up, and you’ll find a new haptic touchpad, a depressed keyboard, and a “capacitive touch function row” that is, according to Dell, totally not…

AMD at CES 2022 in 10 minutes

From The Verge. AMD just unveiled its new line of Ryzen 6000 laptop chips, $199 Radeon 6500 XT GPU, and 5nm Ryzen 7000 desktop processor with Zen 4 at CES 2022. AMD was also first to announce its Pluton security processor with Xbox-like security for Windows. AMD’s new $199 Radeon RX 6500 XT offers a…

Lenovo ThinkPad Z-Series: the new laptops on the block

From The Verge. Lenovo launched a new line of ThinkPads at CES 2022. The Z-Series targets a Gen-Z audience, sporting a thin and light build, multiple color options, eco-friendly packaging, and new AMD processors. Read more: https://www.theverge.com/e/22626569 Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow on Instagram: https://goo.gl/7ZeLvX The Vergecast Podcast: https://pod.link/430333725 Decoder with Nilay…

Theranos was doomed to fail. Here’s what’s really possible.

From The Verge. Jurors are still deliberating in the trial of Elizabeth Holmes. The core of the trial focuses on whether or not Holmes defrauded investors by making unsubstantiated claims about her revolutionary Edison machine…which didn’t quite exist as it was promised. But other companies are paving the way in the diagnostics world that can…

How Zuckerberg’s metaverse dream could fail

From The Verge. Tech companies like Meta and Microsoft are betting big on the metaverse. But what exactly is the metaverse? It’s more complicated, older, and less inevitable than it sounds. Read more: https://www.theverge.com/e/22576316 Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow on Instagram: https://goo.gl/7ZeLvX The Vergecast Podcast: https://pod.link/430333725 Decoder with Nilay Patel: http://apple.co/3v29nDc  More about…

Audi’s $140,000 RS E-Tron GT is a Porsche Taycan in disguise #Shorts

From The Verge. #Shorts The Audi RS E-tron GT is a very expensive, very exhilarating electric sports sedan. Sure, it’s just a rebodied Porsche Taycan, but the design is distinctly Audi. Read more: https://www.theverge.com/e/22562736 Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow on Instagram: https://goo.gl/7ZeLvX The Vergecast Podcast: https://pod.link/430333725 Decoder with Nilay Patel: http://apple.co/3v29nDc  More about…

The problem with under-display cameras

From The Verge. More and more phone manufacturers are turning to under-display cameras as a way to eliminate bezels or notches. But these cameras, still in their infancy, come with their own drawbacks. Mainly… they’re not very good. But as the technology improves, do under-display cameras have what it takes to become the new standard?…

This drone has two cameras

From The Verge. DJI released two new drones — Mavic 3 and Mavic 3 Cine. In this video, we’re focusing on the $4,999 Mavic 3 Cine and yes, there will be a lot of pixel peeping. The drone delivers exceptional image quality, but ProRes video might not be a necessity for everyone. Here’s a folder…