Elon Musk is laying off even more Twitter workers

/ The latest round of layoffs affects Twitter’s sales teams. Illustration by Laura Normand / The Verge Elon Musk announced a new wave of layoffs affecting Twitter’s sales teams on Monday, according to a report from Bloomberg. Sources familiar with the situation told Bloomberg that Musk is cutting more workers to balance out each team, […]

Facebook is making teens’ accounts more private by default

Facebook will enable more private settings by default for anyone under the age of 16 who signs up for the platform, the company announced on Monday. As for teens who already have accounts, Facebook will display a prompt encouraging them to use these settings, as well as a toggle that turns them on in a […]

The latest AirPods Pro are $50 off at multiple retailers

Deals/ Tech / Don’t pay full price at Apple when Amazon, Best Buy, and Walmart can set you up for $199.99. Other pre-Black Friday deals include significant savings on a four-pack of AirTags, gaming laptops, and more. In case you missed out on Woot’s recent $50 off deal on the second-generation AirPods Pro (it happened […]

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe’s third wave of new tracks hits in December

/ Eight new courses are coming to the game, including the 3DS iteration of Rainbow Road. The next wave of downloadable tracks for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe is almost here. Nintendo announced that Wave 3 of its “Booster Course Pass DLC” will be available on December 7th, bringing eight new tracks to the racer. The […]

The Verge’s 2022 home tech holiday gift guide

The wrong gift for someone’s home can quickly become clutter, which is why we’ve put together a selection of great gift ideas they’ll cherish, appreciate, and — most importantly — put to use. Whether someone you know lives in a small apartment, an average size condo, or a spacious house, a gift for the home […]

These “invisible” car speakers are actually vibrating panels

/ The passport-sized panels vibrate to produce a ‘rich, 3D immersive sound experience.’ Commercialization begins in the first half of 2023. LG Display’s Thin Actuator Sound Solution is just 30 percent of the weight and 10 percent of the thickness of a conventional car speaker.Image: LG Display LG Display has developed a new “invisible” speaker […]

These “invisible” car speakers are actually vibrating panels

/ The passport-sized panels vibrate to produce a ‘rich, 3D immersive sound experience.’ Commercialization begins in the first half of 2023. LG Display’s Thin Actuator Sound Solution is just 30 percent of the weight and 10 percent of the thickness of a conventional car speaker.Image: LG Display LG Display has developed a new “invisible” speaker […]

Hyundai wants to help you put solar and batteries in your home

/ The automaker hopes its EVs serve as a gateway to more sustainable energy products for homeowners. Hyundai Home aims to be a one-stop shop for sustainable energy products.Image: Hyundai A sustainable future requires a multipronged approach. It’s more than just replacing a gas car with one that runs on electrons or sitting back and […]

Black Friday sales on Sonos soundbars are live at Best Buy

/ Best Buy is discounting the Sonos Arc, Beam, Roam, and other speakers through November 28th. The second-gen Sonos Beam and other Sonos speakers are on sale at Best Buy.Photo by Chris Welch / The Verge Best Buy is rolling out its Black Friday sales on Sonos soundbars in addition to its existing Black Friday […]

These “invisible” car speakers are actually vibrating panels

/ The passport-sized panels vibrate to produce a ‘rich, 3D immersive sound experience.’ Commercialization begins in the first half of 2023. LG Display’s Thin Actuator Sound Solution is just 30 percent of the weight and 10 percent of the thickness of a conventional car speaker.Image: LG Display LG Display has developed a new “invisible” speaker […]