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This is the best phone you can buy in 2018

This is the best phone you can buy in 2018

Your phone is the most important gadget in your life, so it’s important to pick the right one. The best phone to buy right now is expensive, but it’s worth it for the best overall package. But if that’s not your cup of tea, we have some great alternative picks as well. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like…

Not-A-Flamethrower: cooking with Elon Musk’s hottest collectible

Not-A-Flamethrower: cooking with Elon Musk’s hottest collectible

The Boring Company recently shipped their Not-a-Flamethrower, which sold out in less than a week; only 20,000 were made, so it’s something of a collectors’ item. But besides hanging it on your wall, what on earth do you do with the thing? Science editor Liz Lopatto demonstrates how to cook with the collectable, putting the…

6 must-have Mac utilities

6 must-have Mac utilities

One of the perks of using a laptop or desktop, instead of a tablet, is that you can customize your workflow. Utilities make your computer less annoying and customized to you. In this episode of Processor, Dieter demos some of his favorite MacOS utilities. All the links to download the utilities are here: https://www.theverge.com/2018/6/20/17481054/mac-menubar-utilities-taylorism-is-bad Subscribe:…

Oppo Find X: 3 pop-up cameras, no notch

Oppo Find X: 3 pop-up cameras, no notch

The new Oppo Find X takes a unique approach to fit a big screen in a small frame: it’s hidden the entire camera assembly in a motorized, slide-up assembly that pops up and disappears as necessary. Its 6.4-inch OLED display stretches all the way to the top of the phone and curves on the sides,…

How to make a smart home for $200

How to make a smart home for $200

How can you start making your home a little smarter? Here are some first steps you can take to start building smart tech into your home for under $200. We went with the Google Home, Philips Hue, Chromecast Audio, and TP-Link Kasa, but there’s a whole lot more you can do. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The…

iOS 12: How Apple overhauled iPhone notifications

iOS 12: How Apple overhauled iPhone notifications

iOS 12 for the iPhone has a complete overhaul of how notifications are managed. You can group them, you can turn them off more easily, and Do Not Disturb is also improved. In this episode of Processor, Dieter Bohn breaks it down. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow…

iOS 12 hands-on: Memoji, Siri Shortcuts, and more

iOS 12 hands-on: Memoji, Siri Shortcuts, and more

iOS 12 will arrive on your iPhone this fall. But right now, developers are able to take an early look. Here’s our preview of the very first beta — it’s still early, and things could change, but we’re already able to check out several of the biggest upcoming features. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on…

How Fortnite is transforming the gaming industry

How Fortnite is transforming the gaming industry

Fortnite is the biggest game on the planet right now. But beyond being super popular, this game is incredibly important to the future of the industry. Fortnite is impacting how modern video games are developed, get popular, stay relevant, and make money. **Correction: Black Ops footage at 4:54 should be sourced to Activision, not EA.**…

Net neutrality is dead, now what?

Net neutrality is dead, now what?

The FCC’s Net Neutrality rollback officially went into effect on June 11th, clearing the way for paid prioritization and lots of other sketchy behavior from telecom companies. So what does the internet look like without net neutrality rules? Here’s where you can see which members of the House have signed on to save the net…

How Apple is acting more like Google

How Apple is acting more like Google

Now that we’re past both Google IO and WWDC, we wanted to compare the stuff that both Apple and Google announced. They’re doing very similar things, but Apple is doing it Apple’s way, Google is doing it Google’s way. 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…