iPadOS public beta: top 6 features

iPadOS public beta: top 6 features

Apple released the public beta for iPadOS. Anybody can go and install it right now. You have probably heard about the improved multitasking, but what about all the other features? Safari Desktop, swipe keyboard, new home screen, and a much better video editor are all reasons to think about upgrading — but maybe wait until…

iOS 13 public beta: dark mode, Apple Maps, Reminders

iOS 13 public beta: dark mode, Apple Maps, Reminders

Apple’s iOS 13 is here; or rather, the public beta for iOS 13 has arrived, giving everyone their first chance to take Apple’s latest operating system for a spin. Here’s a first look at some of the top new features coming to the iPhone, including dark mode, the new Apple Maps, and the updated Reminders…

Building my first mechanical keyboard

Building my first mechanical keyboard

Building a mechanical keyboard is a great way to get something that’s completely tailored to your needs. I built my first so-called 75 percent keyboard, which uses Zealio switches, providing a compact experience that should last a lifetime. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2X00g8v A helpful soldering tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cRJV1jo5vao Supplies: PCB and case – 75% kit from Mechboards…

Inside the traumatic life of a Facebook moderator

Inside the traumatic life of a Facebook moderator

Former Facebook content moderators are speaking out about their working conditions in the United States for the first time ever. The Verge traveled to Tampa, FL, to visit Facebook’s worst-performing content moderation site and learn about what life is like for hundreds of moderators. They told us that the office is filthy, the work is…

Tesla Arcade hands-on: the Model 3 is your video game console

Tesla Arcade hands-on: the Model 3 is your video game console

Tesla Arcade is pulling the company’s secret video game features out of the shadows and bringing them front and center, starting today. Tesla Arcade is a new video game hub found across its line of electric cars. Earlier this afternoon, Tesla brought a Model 3 to downtown San Francisco to let The Verge try out…

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:…

You've been training AI for free

You've been training AI for free

Modern AI needs tons of data for training and quality control — and a lot of it is coming from human beings, whether it’s contract workers recruited from Amazon’s Mechanical Turk or regular users filling out a CAPTCHA. Learn more: https://bit.ly/2X8e9AW Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow on…

Giant delivery drones are coming, but at what cost?

Giant delivery drones are coming, but at what cost?

Companies like Google, Amazon, and UPS are planning to fill the skies with autonomous cargo-carrying drones. These new cargo drones are a fast and eco-friendly alternative to traditional package delivery that could save you time and money. But, before this trend can take off customers have to be comfortable with giant drones flying over their…

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…

I drove Formula E's new electric racecar

I drove Formula E's new electric racecar

Electric racing series Formula E debuted a wild new racecar for its fifth season. It’s faster, lasts longer, and The Verge’s senior transportation reporter Sean O’Kane got to drive it. He went to Spain to see how far Formula E’s electric racing technology has come in just five years. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2YZRFiU Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like…