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Samsung Galaxy Fold review: after the break

Samsung Galaxy Fold review: after the break

Samsung is still launching the Galaxy Fold on April 26th, despite reports about problems with the screen. Despite those issues, our review answers the most important questions: does the screen, camera, performance, and software experience hold up? 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 Listen to…

How a crowdfunding campaign disappeared with $700K

How a crowdfunding campaign disappeared with $700K

Crowdfunding gives gadget makers the power to launch their own companies, but sometimes their dream dies not long after launch. In this episode of In the Making, reporter Ashley Carman looks at how crowdfunding platforms Kickstarter and Indiegogo are changing their business to prevent creators from never shipping their product. Learn more here: http://bit.ly/2Io3Z8k Subscribe:…

The dark side of crowdfunding

The dark side of crowdfunding

Crowdfunding gives gadget makers the power to launch their own companies, but sometimes their dream dies not long after launch. In this episode of In the Making, reporter Ashley Carman looks at how crowdfunding platforms Kickstarter and Indiegogo are changing their business to prevent creators from never shipping their product. Learn more here: http://bit.ly/2Io3Z8k Subscribe:…

Samsung Galaxy Fold hands-on: more than a concept

Samsung Galaxy Fold hands-on: more than a concept

Samsung’s Galaxy Fold is a $1980 folding phone, but you should think of it as a tablet. In the very first real hands-on video, Dieter Bohn explains what this Android device is all about. Read more about the Fold here: http://bit.ly/2X7vBSq Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow on…

Electric scooters may not be around for long…

Electric scooters may not be around for long…

Electric scooters have been one of the biggest tech crazes of the last year, with venture capitalists pouring more than $1 billion into the startups. But the fundamental numbers don’t add up because the scooters don’t bring in enough money to cover their costs. If the business continues on its current path, the scooter hype…

Nintendo Labo VR review: what virtual reality should be

Nintendo Labo VR review: what virtual reality should be

Nintendo Labo VR is a fresh take on virtual reality gaming. VR can be isolating, but Labo VR is centered around quick, shareable games designed to be played with friends. You can fly like a bird with the wind blowing in your face, paint with an elephant’s trunk, and take photos of underwater fish. There’s…

The best camera phone you can’t buy in the U.S.

The best camera phone you can’t buy in the U.S.

The Huawei P30 Pro is a flagship Android smartphone with a difference. It’s the first cameraphone with a new periscope zoom lens, which helps it achieve incredible zoom. It’s also the first phone with an RYYB image sensor, which produces shockingly good night photos, outdoing the Google Pixel 3 and embarrassing Apple’s iPhone XS and…

How to make it as an influencer on Instagram

How to make it as an influencer on Instagram

How much money does an Instagram influencer actually make? We talked to Janea Brown, a microinfluencer with around 30,000 followers to find out what it’s like trying to turn your social media following into a job. You can follow @jnaydaily here: https://www.instagram.com/jnaydaily/ Read more here: http://bit.ly/2P0x1ev Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow…

What do 30K followers get you on Instagram?

What do 30K followers get you on Instagram?

How much money does an Instagram influencer actually make? We talked to Janea Brown, a microinfluencer with around 30,000 followers to find out what it’s like trying to turn your social media following into a job. You can follow @jnaydaily here: https://www.instagram.com/jnaydaily/ Read more here: http://bit.ly/2P0x1ev Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow…

Alienware Area-51m review: an upgradeable behemoth

Alienware Area-51m review: an upgradeable behemoth

Alienware’s Area-51m isn’t just a high-end gaming laptop with lots of power, although it definitely is that. It’s a laptop that can be upgraded like a desktop, including both its CPU and GPU. The new Area-51m starts at around $1,950 and can be configured well north of $5,000. It is a behemoth that calls back…