The era of satellite-repairing robots is here

The era of satellite-repairing robots is here

As orbit becomes more crowded with satellites, the risk of catastrophic collisions grows. We explore the burgeoning industry of satellite repair: companies hoping to rendezvous with and repair faulty satellites before they cause problems. Or, if need be, knock them out of the sky. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2vrPf2R Subscribe: http://bit.ly/2FqJZMl Like Verge Science on Facebook: http://bit.ly/2hoSukO…

Microsoft accidentally made a great Chromebook

Microsoft accidentally made a great Chromebook

Now that the new Chromium version of the Microsoft Edge browser has a native ARM beta, Dieter Bohn gives the Surface Pro X another go. What happens when you use it like a “Chromebook,” only using the Edge browser and web apps whenever possible? It ends up being a lot nicer than you might think!…

Exclusive look at Cruise’s first fully driverless car

Exclusive look at Cruise’s first fully driverless car

Cruise, the self-driving subsidiary of General Motors, revealed its first vehicle to operate without a human driver, the Cruise Origin. The vehicle, which lacks a steering wheel and pedals, is designed to be more spacious and passenger-friendly than typical self-driving cars. Cruise says the electric vehicle will be deployed as part of a ride-hailing service,…

This new electric skateboard has one big flaw

This new electric skateboard has one big flaw

The Dot electric skateboards have three models; Compact, Cruiser, and Transporter. The motors, batteries, and wheels are customizable depending on how much range and speed you want. While the board’s hub motors allow them to cruise freely like a traditional skateboard, we discovered that the regenerative braking system has one big flaw. Learn more: http://bit.ly/30tHZ21…

The electric skateboard trying to dethrone Boosted

The electric skateboard trying to dethrone Boosted

The Dot electric skateboards have three models; Compact, Cruiser, and Transporter. The motors, batteries, and wheels are customizable depending on how much range and speed you want. While the board’s hub motors allow them to cruise freely like a traditional skateboard, we discovered that the regenerative braking system has one big flaw. Learn more: http://bit.ly/30tHZ21…

Insta360 One R: GoPro Hero 8 meets the GoPro Max

Insta360 One R: GoPro Hero 8 meets the GoPro Max

Like Insta360’s prior cameras, the Insta360 One R is capable of shooting 360 degrees of footage. But it’s also a standard 4K action camera. For someone on the fence about taking a full leap into buying a 360 camera, this is the perfect in-between device. Learn more: http://bit.ly/30mW2qc Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook:…

Is Crypto Really a Free Market?

Is Crypto Really a Free Market?

I DO NOT PARTICIPATE IN PAID REVIEWS OR PROMOTIONS. IF YOU HAVE BEEN APPROACHED BY SOMEONE ON TELEGRAM CLAIMING TO BE A PART OF THE CRYPTO TIPS TEAM, THEY ARE SCAMMERS! Twitter: https://twitter.com/blockchainchick Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/realcryptotips/ LBRY: https://lbry.tv/@Crypto-Tips:b LINKS FOR ADDITIONAL READING FOR THIS VIDEO & ALL INFO IN TEXT DOWN BELOW: Book recommendation: Creature from…

This Byton electric car has a 48-inch screen

This Byton electric car has a 48-inch screen

Chinese EV startup Byton returned to the Consumer Electronics Show this year with its electric SUV, the M-Byte. The Verge’s Sean O’Kane got a chance to drive the M-Byte and see what it’s like to be behind the wheel of a car with a massive 48-inch dashboard display. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2sT6oBQ Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The…

Sony Vision-S concept car first look

Sony Vision-S concept car first look

Sony made a car. That’s right, the Japanese tech conglomerate surprised everyone at CES 2020 when it announced the Sony Vision-S, an electric concept car that’s chock full of screens, sensors, and all sorts of technology the company is known for. Sony doesn’t plan to mass-produce the car, but it’s certainly turned a ton of…

Segway S-Pod brings Wall-E to real life

Segway S-Pod brings Wall-E to real life

The S-Pod is like a traditional Segway that you can sit in. The new egg-shaped two-wheeler from Segway-Ninebot is meant to let people sit while they effortlessly cruise around campuses, theme parks, airports, and maybe even cities. Instead of leaning to move, though, it’s controlled by a small joystick. And it has an eye-popping top…