Tag: first look

Google Pixel 4 tease: what it means

Google Pixel 4 tease: what it means

Google’s Pixel 4 – the company just tweeted out a picture of it but why did Google do it and what does it mean? In this episode of Processor, Dieter Bohn explains three big reasons you should pay attention to for what is happening here. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2RgjkJA Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook:…

Does the iPad make sense as a computer now?

Does the iPad make sense as a computer now?

At WWDC 2019, Apple introduced iPadOS, which has all-new ways to interact with this tablet computer. There are new window options, gestures, and a whole new interaction language. In this episode of Processor, Dieter Bohn nerds out on the idea that UI has a grammar and the iPad’s interface might not be as intuitive as…

Volvo's new Android-powered Polestar 2 hands-on

Volvo's new Android-powered Polestar 2 hands-on

Android Automotive, a native version of Google’s in-car software, has been years in the making. Now, it’s close to prime time on Volvo’s Polestar 2, an all-electric Tesla competitor coming next year. We went hands on with the newest version of Google’s software in a prototype Polestar 2, and it’s shaping up to be quite…

Oculus Quest review: can this save VR?

Oculus Quest review: can this save VR?

The Oculus Quest is a new take on virtual reality, offering high-end VR in a mobile package — but only with some compromises. Though it’s a self-contained headset with a great new tracking system, it still doesn’t cross some fundamental barriers to mainstream VR success. We take a look at the $399 headset that’s coming…

D.O.G.E! | Mercury Fallen | Season 1 | EP 8

D.O.G.E! | Mercury Fallen | Season 1 | EP 8

OhnoCoho’s Mercury Fallen Colony! Mercury Fallen Description: Manage a group of intrepid colonists as they attempt to survive on an alien world. Automated machine construction was sent ahead to create the underground Mercury Facility, but something has gone wrong. Your colonists awake to find the facility in ruin. Expand the colony, grow crops, build structures,…

Apple AirPods 2 review: even more wireless

Apple AirPods 2 review: even more wireless

Apple’s AirPods 2 look and sound very familiar to the first-gen version, but the biggest change is the ability to wirelessly charge the case. The wireless charging case uses the Qi standard — just like the iPhone and countless Android phones on the market — so you can use the same charging pad as your…

iPad Air 2019 review: happy medium

iPad Air 2019 review: happy medium

Apple’s new iPad Air has almost all of the features people want from a iPad Pro — without paying Pro prices. Compared to the basic iPad, you get a better screen, a keyboard connector, and a much faster processor. But it still has a physical Touch ID home button for unlocking and a lightning port…

Huawei P30 Pro hands-on: a photographic powerhouse

Huawei P30 Pro hands-on: a photographic powerhouse

The Huawei P30 Pro flagship has a huge battery, absentee bezels, and a promising new quad-camera system. It will compete against Samsung’s Galaxy S10 series for supremacy in the high-end Android smartphone market across Europe and Asia. Huawei is also launching a non-Pro P30, which scales the screen size down to 6.1 inches, has a…

Tesla model Y first ride: 75% the model 3

Tesla model Y first ride: 75% the model 3

The Tesla Model Y is Elon Musk’s fifth car ever to hit the road, and the company’s second attempt at a mass-market electric vehicle. Due out in 2020, the long range version will travel 300 miles on single charge, and will sell for $47,000, while the $60,000 performance version will be capable of sprinting from…