Amazon tests having drivers make deliveries from local malls

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Amazon is piloting a program that has its contracted Flex drivers picking up and delivering packages from malls, as first reported by Bloomberg. The program, which Bloomberg says Amazon has been running since last year, could help Amazon fulfill orders for same-day or two-day deliveries. “This is just […]

6 Questions for Sonali Giovino of Defiyield

We ask the buidlers in the blockchain and cryptocurrency sector for their thoughts on the industry… and throw in a few random zingers to keep them on their toes!   This week, our 6 Questions go to Sonali Giovino, head of communications at Defiyield, a cross-chain asset management protocol that empowers users to be a […]

The Astonishing Return of AstroWorld

AstroWorld has long been (and continues to be) a beacon of pop-culture fascination despite the beloved amusement park’s infamous demolition in 2005. It’s been the focus of numerous TV shows and films, a themed cocktail menu, as well as the namesake of rapper Travis Scott’s classic third studio album in 2018. But now — AstroWorld is […] Launches NFT Drops Calendar 2022, Discover Upcoming NFT Projects On Major Blockchains and Marketplaces

The web portal is a preferred option for many NFT followers looking to stay up-to-date with the emerging trends in the NFTs. has released an NFT Calendar to provide information about ongoing and upcoming NFT drops. The Calendar is a new addition to the web portal that offers a one-stop-destination for NFT collectors, traders, and artists […]

Do Kwon faces legal trouble in South Korea, China remains Bitcoin mining powerhouse, and Ethereum 2.0 eyes ‘huge testing milestone’: Hodler’s Digest, May 15-21

Coming every Saturday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link. Top Stories This Week Court documents reveal Do Kwon dissolved Terraform Labs Korea days […]

Crypto exchange FTX is getting into stock trading

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Cryptocurrency exchange FTX will soon allow for traditional stock trading alongside its crypto offerings, the company announced in a press release (via The Wall Street Journal). The functionality is currently available to a select number of users in the US, but it’s aiming to roll it out to […]

Google will temporarily let Match use alternate payment systems ahead of 2023 trial

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Google has reached an interim agreement with Match Group, the dating app provider behind Tinder, Hinge, and OkCupid, that will allow its apps to remain on the Google Play Store while offering alternate payment systems, as first reported by The Wall Street Journal. Earlier this month, Match Group […]

Google’s Nest Wifi mesh router bundles are up to $100 off

The Google Nest Wifi router works standalone, in pairs, or with added remote points. | Photo by Vjeran Pavic / The Verge There are many ways to get your weekend started right and, unsurprisingly, one of our favorites here at Verge Deals is with some quality tech deals. Teeing off first is the Google Nest […]