Don’t confuse Apple’s fertility tracking with birth control

There’s a gap in research around fertility, and tech companies are surging in to fill the space. But they’re not tested rigorously enough for doctors to trust. Share this story Apple has new cycle tracking features.Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Apple is very careful with the language it’s using around the new, […]

BMW will build a $1.7 billion EV battery factory in South Carolina

/ The German automaker is the latest car company to announce plans to make EVs in the United States in a bid to comply with new tax credit rules BMW will spend $1 billion on EV production and $700 million for a new battery facility.Photo by Roberto Baldwin for The Verge BMW says it will […]

Waymo eyes traffic-choked Los Angeles for its next robotaxi service

/ Would you rather be stuck in bumper-to-bumper traffic in your own car or in the backseat of a driverless Waymo vehicle? LA residents, choose your fighter. Waymo will launch its next robotaxi service in Los Angeles, but it won’t say when. Waymo Waymo is bringing its Waymo One robotaxi service to Los Angeles, a […]

The next generation of Thunderbolt seems nice but less necessary than ever

/ Intel’s next specification won’t take it back to the days where it’s faster and more capable than USB. And that’s probably fine. It doesn’t have a name yet.Image: Intel Intel is showing off a preview of the next generation of Thunderbolt, which it says can “deliver up to three times the capability of Thunderbolt […]

Save $200 on the still excellent 2022 M1 MacBook Air

/ This $200 discount is as good as it gets on this still very good and long-lasting laptop. Plus, we have more deep discounts on products like the Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro, the Focusrite Scarlett 2i2, a refurbished Amazon Fire tablet, and more. The M1 MacBook Air may be approaching its second birthday, but it’s […]

Using eSIM to switch between phones isn’t exactly easy right now

/ In theory, eSIM makes it easier to jump between devices and phone plans. That’s far from the case right now. If you bought an iPhone 14 in the US, then you’re already acquainted with my new frenemy: eSIM. Before I set up the iPhone 14, I’d never used an eSIM. Whenever possible, I put my […]

The Portland Van Abductions

Some hours before he was abducted by a squad of feds in camouflage tactical gear, Mark Pettibone was playing a pickup game of Frisbee. It was what had become a normal night for the summer of 2020 in Portland, Oregon. The city was now four months into the pandemic and two months into the ongoing […]

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 7 review: we’ve seen this all before

Lenovo did its part, but Intel dropped the ball Lenovo has the portable business laptop down to a science. The company has done no shortage of experiments across the ThinkPad line, from featherweight chassis to OLED screens to titanium lids. But it’s unsurprising that the company has made very few changes to the ThinkPad X1 […]

Amazon plans to stream a Black Friday NFL game starting in 2023

/ The newly scheduled game brings football to Black Friday — and of course, it’s streaming on Amazon Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge If Thanksgiving Day football isn’t enough, Amazon and the NFL want to create a new tradition by airing a Black Friday football game starting next year (via Deadline). The game […]

Apple’s October 2022 update brought new iPads and a refreshed Apple TV 4K

Filed under: The newly redesigned 10.9-inch iPad, barely redesigned iPad Pro, and a spec-bumped Apple TV option didn’t get the full Apple Event fanfare, but we have all the insight you need right here. By Verge Staff 14 updates since Oct 18, 2022, 12:08 PM UTC RSSFollow this stream Image: Apple Not all new products […]