High on Life is a hilarious shooter where you fire as many bullets as jokes

Games Review The latest release from Squanch Games, led by Rick and Morty co-creator Justin Roiland, is an absurdist sci-fi adventure. Share this story High on LifeImage: Squanch Games Justin Roiland’s comedy appears somewhat dividing: many absolutely love its absurdist, drawn-out weirdness, while others find it grating and annoying. It is most prominent in the […]

WordPress debated taking down the New York Post Hunter Biden story

/ ‘There is always a discussion,’ says Automattic CEO Matt Mullenweg. Photo by ALASTAIR PIKE / AFP via Getty Images WordPress founder Matt Mullenweg says the New York Post’s 2020 story on Hunter Biden forced parent company Automattic to weigh difficult moderation questions for the WordPress VIP hosting service — although the company concluded it shouldn’t […]

Google postpones Chrome changes that could have big impact on ad blocking extensions

/ It’s no longer planning to begin turning off the old extensions standard in January, and says the rest of the timeline is ‘under review.’ Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Google no longer plans to begin turning off the Chrome browser’s old extensions standard in January, the company’s developer advocate for Chrome Extensions […]

How to buy a social network, with Tumblr CEO Matt Mullenweg

What can Elon learn from Tumblr? Share this story Photo Illustration by Grayson Blackmon / The Verge We have to talk about Twitter, right? Elon Musk bought it. He’s making all these changes, and he’s realizing that content moderation decisions are quite complicated, especially when the stakes are high. But talking about Twitter in a […]

Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried charged with securities fraud by the SEC

/ Sam Bankman-Fried was arrested Monday evening in the Bahamas and is expected to face extradition to the US to face criminal charges filed by the SEC, the US Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, and the Commodity Futures Trading Commission. Illustration: The Verge About twelve hours after we learned authorities in […]

iPhone 14’s emergency satellite feature arrives in select European countries

/ iPhone 14 owners in France, Germany, Ireland, and the UK can now use Emergency SOS via satellite if they can’t connect via cellular or Wi-Fi. The feature prompts you to turn in the direction of the satellite. Photo by Victoria Song / The Verge Emergency SOS via satellite, a new safety feature introduced with […]

Tuesday’s top tech news: The law comes for Bankman-Fried

Filed under: And an important fusion energy announcement is expected later today. By Verge Staff 3 updates since Dec 12, 2022, 5:00 PM UTC RSSFollow this stream FTX co-founder Sam Bankman-Fried, who’s been arrested.Matias J. Ocner/Miami Herald/Tribune News Service via Getty Images Less than a week after telling a BBC journalist that he didn’t think […]

Tim Cook admits that iPhones use Sony camera sensors

/ It’s a rare confirmation of the components that go into the iPhone. ‘We’ve been partnering with Sony for over a decade,’ Cook said. Tim Cook being shown an iPhone.Image: Tim Cook Tim Cook has tweeted an admission that Apple uses Sony image sensors in its iPhones as part of the CEO’s supplier tour of […]

The Avatar-themed concept car is barely driveable but looks like a futuristic fever dream

Remember Mercedes’ Avatar-themed concept car with working scales? With James Cameron’s Avatar: The Way of Water hitting theaters, the company let us drive this truly unique-looking EV. It wasn’t easy. Share this story Lightstorm Entertainment is a place where mind-boggling sights have become somewhat commonplace. James Cameron’s California-based company has produced nearly all of the […]

FTX co-founder Sam Bankman-Fried arrested in the Bahamas

/ The founder and former CEO of the fallen FTX exchange will likely be extradited to the US to face criminal charges. Reports also claim that the US has filed criminal charges against.Photo: Getty Images Just over one month after the crypto exchange FTX filed for bankruptcy, Ryan Pinder, the Attorney General of the Bahamas, […]