Rihanna’s Black Panther single “Lift Me Up” is finally here

/ The long wait for new music from Rihanna is finally over with the arrival of ‘Lift Me Up’ from Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’s soundtrack Rihanna at the Black Panther: Wakanda Forever premiere at Dolby Theatre.Photo by Axelle / Bauer-Griffin / FilmMagic It’s been six long years since Rihanna blessed the world with new solo […]

YouTube’s finally adding more separation between shorts and regular videos

/ It’s giving them their own tab on creators’ channels, so you don’t have to scroll through a single feeds with very different kinds of content. It also improves the list of shorts.Image: YouTube YouTube is updating its website and app so Shorts, live streams, and regular videos each have their own tab on a […]

Enola Holmes 2 has all the fun and charm a family-friendly action movie needs

The sequel doesn’t do all that much new, but it’s a solid take on a dying breed of film Share this story Millie Bobby Brown and Helena Bonham Carter in Enola Holmes 2.Image: Netflix Enola Holmes 2 doesn’t waste any time getting to what it does best: namely chase sequences and breaking the fourth wall. […]

Elon Musk bought Twitter. Here’s how it happened.

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge After six months of wrangling, it’s all over: Elon Musk owns Twitter. How did that happen? Read on — we’ll lay out every step of how it happened and how the billionaire is now in control of Twitter, with several former execs abruptly escorted out of the building […]

Twitter is now an Elon Musk company

/ Twitter’s current CEO, CFO, and policy chief have left the building. Laura Normand / The Verge Elon Musk, Twitter’s most important shitposter, has officially added the company to his business empire after months of legal skirmishes,according to CNBC, The Washington Post. and Insider. The deal is closed. Musk’s first move on Thursday was to […]

Twitter’s employees await their fate under Elon Musk

/ With a frozen code base and an absent CEO, employees are waiting for Musk to address them as their new leader on Friday. Photo illustration by William Joel / The Verge, photo by Christian Marquardt / Getty Images On the eve of Elon Musk’s $44 billion, chaotic acquisition of Twitter, employees are wondering what […]

Walmart stores are adding a Netflix section with gift cards and gear

/ The Netflix Hub is coming to more than 2,400 Walmart stores so you can get your Stranger Things merch for the holidays. Walmart and Netflix are expanding their partnership.Photo by Jakub Porzycki/NurPhoto via Getty Images Walmart and Netflix are expanding their digital Netflix merch shop to physical stores, the two companies announced on Thursday. […]

Intel layoffs are coming in Q4 as it cuts billions in spending

/ The company announced its making cuts in both operations and sales departments and is refocusing on building stateside foundries and cutting up to $10 billion in costs annually by 2025. Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Intel has confirmed that it will lay off workers soon as part of its plan to cut […]

Amazon’s sales are up, but it’s expecting a tight holiday season

/ Amazon finally returned to double-digit sales growth this quarter but predicts that it will return to single-digit growth during the holiday season Amazon just reported its third quarter earnings for 2022.Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Amazon’s sales finally picked up in the third quarter following three consecutive quarters of single-digit growth, according […]

Apple reports another record quarter but shows signs of lukewarm iPhone 14 demand

/ Mac, services, and wearables were all up year over year, but the iPad came up short ahead of new models Illustration by Kristen Radtke / The Verge Apple reported its fiscal fourth quarter earnings on Thursday, tallying $90.1 billion in revenue and earnings per share of $1.29 — both above Wall Street expectations — […]