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IFA 2018 killed the laptop bezel

IFA 2018 killed the laptop bezel

At IFA 2018, the edge-less screen went mainstream, with bezel-free designs making an appearance across the entire show with new computers from Dell, Acer, Asus, and Lenovo. The future has arrived, and it’s leaving the bezel behind for good. 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…

AI co-produced Taryn Southern’s new album

AI co-produced Taryn Southern’s new album

Dani Deahl heads to Los Angeles to see how artificial intelligence is used in music production. Artist and content creator, Taryn Southern, is recording her debut album which she co-produced with several AI programs, including Amper Music. We sat down with her to see how the process came together. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on…

Sony Xperia XZ3: is it an upgrade?

Sony Xperia XZ3: is it an upgrade?

Sony announced its latest flagship at IFA 2018, the Xperia XZ3. But aside from a new OLED screen and a few other tweaks and improvements, it’s not much of an upgrade over the XZ2 model that Sony released earlier this year. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow on…

Lenovo’s new Yoga Book: almost a laptop

Lenovo’s new Yoga Book: almost a laptop

Two years after the original Yoga Book, Lenovo returns to IFA in Berlin with the much-improved second generation. Now with a bigger and better screen, beefier processor, and E Ink screen, the 2018 Yoga Book promises to be a great upgrade to one of the most unique devices on the market. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The…

Asus’ new laptop has a touchscreen trackpad

Asus’ new laptop has a touchscreen trackpad

The new Asus ZenBook Pro 15 laptop has a full touchscreen embedded in its trackpad. But before you click away in disgust, believe it or not, the ScreenPad works better than you expect. It’s just not good enough to make up for the rest of the ZenBook Pro 15’s faults. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge…

Asus ZenBook 13 hands-on: a big leap to small bezels

Asus ZenBook 13 hands-on: a big leap to small bezels

Asus apparently hates display bezel as much as we do, which is why its new 2018 ZenBooks have almost none. With a massively reduced footprint, the new 14-inch ZenBook is now smaller than the old 13-inch ZenBook, while the new ZenBook 13 is a tiny bijou of a laptop. With prices starting from $899, these…

Acer at IFA 2018: ultra-thin laptops and gaming thrones

Acer at IFA 2018: ultra-thin laptops and gaming thrones

Acer announced a ton of cool products at IFA 2018 in Berlin: the Swift 7, which Acer is calling the thinnest laptop in the world; the Predator Triton 900, a 2-in-1 convertible gaming PC; and the massive Predator Thronos motorized gaming chair. But most of them aren’t actually at the show, and prices and release…

What the last Blockbuster has that Netflix doesn’t

What the last Blockbuster has that Netflix doesn’t

Did you know the last Blockbuster in America is in Bend, Oregon? In 2004, the company went from over 9,000 locations worldwide to exactly one in America. But in this streaming age, is there anything we can learn from Blockbuster? We traveled to Oregon to find out. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc…

Inside Imogen Heap’s cutting-edge VR concert | The Future of Music with Dani Deahl

Inside Imogen Heap’s cutting-edge VR concert | The Future of Music with Dani Deahl

Is virtual reality the future of concerts? Imogen Heap is a Grammy-award winning singer/songwriter/audio engineer who has explored various emerging technologies in the past several years — from creating music with her MiMu motion controlled gloves to Mycelia, an experimental music distribution platform using blockchain-based technology. She is now creating an immersive virtual reality experience…