May 2023


  • by David Pierce
    Neeva tried to build a different kind of search engine — but couldn’t make the business work. | Image: Neeva Neeva, which for a while looked like one of the startups with a real chance to challenge the supremacy of Google Search, announced on Saturday that it is shutting down its search engine. The company […]
  • by T.C. Sottek
    After more than 2,000 hours in Dota 2, I’ve finally been sent to gamer jail for the first time. It’s worse than I ever imagined, which makes it an extremely effective deterrent in a competitive game where teamwork is essential. But now that I’ve been punished, I see that there’s a better way to administer […]
  • by Emma Roth
    Image: Apple Apple’s upcoming Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) is expected to be one of its biggest yet. After years of rumors and leaks, Apple could finally take the wraps off of its mixed reality headset, entering the company into a new product category and giving the world a first look at its attempt to prove […]
  • by Antonio G. Di Benedetto
    A slick black-on-white keycap set looks good on just about any board. And with your second set, you can go a little wild. | Photo by Jon Porter / The Verge It’s that time again. Drop has brought back its excellent buy one, get one deal on its mechanical keyboard DCX keycap sets, which offer […]
  • by Allison Johnson
    The best camera is the one you have with you as you chase your kid across the playground. | Photo by Allison Johnson / The Verge I spent an exciting, exhausting week last September with the new Apple iPhone 14 in hand before it went on sale. I did everything I could over the course […]
  • by Justine Calma
    Homes and other structures below the remains of a landslide from 1998 during the rains from that year’s El Nino on Friday, October 9th, 2015, in Fremont, California. | Photo By Lea Suzuki / The San Francisco Chronicle via Getty Images El Niño is on its way, and when the warm weather pattern arrives, it […]
  • by Thomas Ricker
    An all-in-one portable projector that also doubles as a Bluetooth speaker. Continue reading…
  • by Jay Peters
    Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge AT&T filed some concerns with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on Thursday over T-Mobile and Starlink owner SpaceX’s plans to let mobile phones connect to Starlink satellites (via Ars Technica). In its filing, AT&T argues that SCS, or “supplemental coverage from space,” should not inhibit terrestrial wireless service […]
  • by Emma Roth
    Photo by Allison Johnson / The Verge It looks like Samsung isn’t going to use Bing as the default search engine on its mobile web browser after all. That’s according to a report from The Wall Street Journal, which says Samsung paused an internal review of whether the company should replace Google with Bing on […]
  • by Jess Weatherbed
    Willow is among the shows being pulled despite the fact it only finished airing in January. | Lucasfilm Ltd. If there’s a show on Disney Plus or Hulu that you’ve been meaning to watch then you might want to do so quickly before it is pulled from the platforms for good. According to a report […]