Space: the final smart home frontier

We sent our smart home reviewer to check out an Alexa designed for space travel before it launched on its journey to the Moon. Share this story “Alexa, how far are we from Earth? “Currently, Orion is 204,066 miles away from Earth and 230,986 miles away from the Moon.” No, Amazon’s digital voice assistant hasn’t lost the plot; Alexa hitched a ride […]

Fired SpaceX employees file charges with National Labor Relations Board

/ The employees say SpaceX retaliated against them for calling for stronger workplace protections following sexual harassment allegations against Elon Musk. SpaceX founder Elon Musk during an event on August 25th, 2022, in Boca Chica Beach, Texas.Photo by Michael Gonzalez / Getty Images A group of former SpaceX employees has filed unfair labor practice charges […]

Bel-Air’s second season hits Peacock this February

/ A second season of Peacock’s Fresh Prince of Bel-Air reboot is coming in the new year. Just in time to mark the anniversary of its season 1 debut on Peacock, Bel-Air is about to return to the streaming service for a second season of stories inspired by the original Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. After […]

Save $150 on the Pixel 7 Pro and $50 on the Pixel Watch

/ Oh, and there are a bunch more deals today, like $100 off the regular Pixel 7 and $500 off the 16-inch MacBook Pro with Apple’s M1 Pro processor. The Pixel 7 Pro was a pretty good value for $899, but it’s much better at $749.Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Whoa, Nellie! […]

Save $150 on the Pixel 7 Pro and $50 on the Pixel Watch

/ Oh, and there are a bunch more deals today, like $100 off the regular Pixel 7 and $500 off the 16-inch MacBook Pro with Apple’s M1 Pro processor. The Pixel 7 Pro was a pretty good value for $899, but it’s much better at $749.Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Whoa, Nellie! […]

WhatsApp’s Yellow Pages-style business directory comes to five countries

/ Following a pilot in São Paulo, users across Brazil will now be able to search for business WhatsApp accounts. The directory is also rolling out in the UK, Indonesia, Colombia, and Mexico. Businesses can be searched for like preexisting contacts.Image: Meta WhatsApp is officially launching a new business directory feature across Brazil, the UK, […]

How to move your notes out of Evernote

/ If you’re thinking it’s time to move your content from Evernote, it’s not hard to export your stuff — notebook by notebook. Samar Haddad / The Verge When it launched in 2008, Evernote became the go-to application for many for taking notes, tracking documents, organizing projects, and generally being the place to put anything […]

Meross announces its first smart plug that works with Matter

/ The Wi-Fi smart plug is available to order today for shipping on December 31st. Meross says it will work with Matter out of the box — making it compatible with Apple Home, Amazon Alexa, Google Home, and SmartThings. It’s also one of the first gadgets we’ve seen with the Matter logo on it. The […]