Web apps on Windows are getting closer to their native counterparts

/ The new Window Controls Overlay gives PWAs (almost) full access to the title bar More welcome changes to the Windows experience on the horizon.Image: Microsoft Progressive web apps on Windows look more like native Windows apps than ever before. Thanks to a new feature that Microsoft just announced, the Window Controls Overlay, developers can […]

Marvel’s upcoming Blade movie has lost its director

/ Though Bassam Tariq will no longer direct Marvel’s Blade starring Mahershala Ali, he’s still attached to the project as an executive producer The Blade production logo.Image: Marvel Studios Though Marvel’s upcoming Blade reboot starring Mahershala Ali was meant to start production this year ahead of its debut next fall, the movie’s just hit something […]

EA shows off its Monster Hunter-style game called Wild Hearts

/ The next release from Dynasty Warriors developer Omega Force isn’t Monster Hunter, but it is about hunting monsters Earlier this month, EA announced that it was partnering with Dynasty Warriors studio Omega Force on a Monster Hunter-style action game. Today, the companies finally showed off the first trailer for the title, which has been […]

What to expect from the Google Pixel launch event

/ Brace yourself for a new Pixel 7, a Pixel Watch, and maybe even a surprise foldable Image: Google We’re getting even closer to the launch of the Pixel 7 phone and Pixel Watch, with Google’s fall launch event set to take place on Thursday, October 6th, at 10AM ET. While we have an idea […]

What Figma plans to do inside Adobe

/ Figma CEO Dylan Field discusses antitrust, AI, and the future of design after signing a $20 billion deal to be acquired by a chief rival Illustration by Kristen Radtke / The Verge Believe it or not, Dylan Field tells me over Zoom this week, when he started Figma he was only thinking about one […]

All the news from Amazon’s September 2022 product launch event

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Amazon’s annual fall event is here, and the company is expected to announce new products from across its many brands — and that’s likely to mean a lot of products. We’d expect to see products from some of Amazon’s own product lines, like the Amazon Echo and Fire TV, […]

Turnstile is Cloudflare’s latest attempt to rid the web of CAPTCHAs

/ If you’re tired of clicking on picture grids to identify traffic lights and bicycles, this approach might help change that Image: Cloudflare Cloudflare is testing a new kind of CAPTCHA that tests your browser instead of you. The company calls it Turnstile, and it’s designed to spare us from performing those mundane click-the-traffic-light kinds […]

What to expect from Tesla’s AI Day event

On September 30th, Elon Musk will kick off Tesla’s AI Day to outline the company’s path to fully autonomous vehicles. But this year, Tesla’s cars are expected to take a backseat to a robot named Optimus. Share this story Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Tesla’s AI Day event kicks off September 30th, during […]

Amazon is about to announce a bunch of new products

Amazon/ Tech / Its annual product showcase event is happening today. The Verge will be covering the invite-only presentation live. Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Amazon has some new products on the way. The company is holding an invite-only, virtual event today, where it’s expected to introduce products from across its lineup of […]

Instagram test feature lets you post text statuses for your followers

/ Followers can respond with a message before a note disappears Illustration by Kristen Radtke / The Verge Instagram’s test of a new feature that lets you post a text note to your followers appears to be getting a wider rollout, XDA Developers reports. When available, the feature displays in the messages section of the […]