How cell carriers prepared for and responded to Hurricane Ian

/ What goes into keeping people online during a disaster? Satellites, equipment, and sharing. Mobile cell towers, drones, and helicopters.Photo by: Jeffrey Greenberg / Universal Images Group via Getty Images On September 28th, Hurricane Ian hit southwest Florida, lashing the area with category four winds and proceeding to cross through the state and then into […]

The best PC accessory deals from Amazon’s fall Prime Day event

/ We’re rounding up the best deals you can find during the Amazon Prime Early Access Sale for anything that goes in, on, or around your desktop PC for work or play. Monitors and other cool PC accessories are discounted during the Prime Early Access Sale.Photo by Sean Hollister / The Verge All of the […]

Microsoft Teams Premium arrives with meeting recaps and live translations

Microsoft/ Tech / Teams Premium is packed full of new features Microsoft Teams Premium.Image: Microsoft Microsoft is launching Microsoft Teams Premium today, a new offering designed to boost its chat and collaboration app with some AI-powered smart features. The biggest addition is a new meeting recap feature that essentially adds an AI virtual assistant to […]

New Microsoft 365 app replaces Microsoft’s Office app with new features and design

/ This new app is designed to offer everything Microsoft Image: Microsoft Microsoft is rebranding its built-in Office apps on Windows to Microsoft 365. While the existing app is mainly used for quick access to Office apps, this new Microsoft 365 one is designed to really leverage Microsoft’s Graph network to provide additional apps, relevant […]

The Verge’s favorite spooky Halloween entertainment

/ The books, videos, and games we go to when we want a good scare Scene from The Strangers (2008)Image: Rogue Pictures It’s October, which means that all the Halloween lawn and store decorations are out, as are all the holiday TV specials, horror movies, and terrifying games. Which to choose for a really good […]

Microsoft Places is a new app to keep track of your hybrid team

/ See how many of your colleagues are in the office and get help to join them Image: Microsoft As part of today’s Ignite conference, Microsoft is launching a new workplace app specifically designed to help with the challenges of hybrid working. The app is called Microsoft Places, and the company says it’s launching “soon” […]

How to hide apps from your iPhone’s homescreen

/ You can store them in the App Library or stash them in a folder Samar Haddad / The Verge If you get annoyed with the number of apps that crowd your iPhone’s homescreen, you probably welcomed a feature that originally came with iOS 14: the App Library, which gathers all of your apps into […]

Dune: Part Two is arriving earlier than expected

/ Warner Bros.’ second Dune film from director Denis Villeneuve is getting an earlier release date to take advantage of the spot freed up by Marvel’s Blade Chani and Paul gazing at something togetherImage: Warner Bros. Though it’s not yet clear how Marvel’s recent release date reshuffling will impact that studio’s sprawling cinematic franchise, Warner […]

The biggest announcements from Microsoft’s Surface event

/ Here’s what you need to know about the Surface Laptop 5, Surface Pro 9, and Surface Studio 2 Plus Microsoft has wrapped up its 2022 Surface event, where it showed off its new Surface Laptop 5, Surface Pro 9, and Surface Studio 2 Plus. The company also showed off new accessories and software, including […]