John Wick could become a AAA video game

/ While Lionsgate’s CEO stated that nothing is currently in development, a blockbuster John Wick game could be in the franchise’s future. John Wick says adopt and donate to your local ASPCA… or elseImage: Niko Tavernise Because everyone seems to have forgotten that John Wick Hex exists, Lionsgate, the studio behind the John Wick franchise, […]

The midterms turned politicians into content creators

/ More than 8 million young people became eligible to vote this year. They want the same authenticity they seek online from their elected representatives. Democratic gubernatorial nominee Josh Shapiro speaks at a rally with former President Barack Obama and President Joe Biden.Photo by Mark Makela / Getty Images In the middle of a rally […]

Temperatures are rising at super speed in the US

/ The US is heating up faster than the planet, and that’s already brought changes to every corner of the country. In an aerial view, dead and dying trees in a drought-stressed juniper and piñon pine forest are seen on September 6th, 2022, southeast of Hite, Utah.Photo by David McNew / Getty Images The US […]

Garmin’s Instinct Crossover is a rugged smartwatch with analog hands

/ This adds another hybrid to Garmin’s lineup that isn’t too different from its other Instinct smartwatches. There is such a thing as having too many choices. It has analog hands!Image: Garmin International, Inc. Garmin has added yet another rugged fitness smartwatch to its lineup. This time, it’s the $499.99 Garmin Instinct Crossover. As the […]

Binance will buy FTX after liquidity crisis rumors

Fast times at FTXThe Verge Binance, the world’s largest crypto exchange by volume, has signed a letter of intent to buy competitor FTX, the third-largest exchange by volume. The acquisition came after a CoinDesk article prompted speculation about FTX’s balance sheet. The terms of the deal weren’t disclosed. The letter of intent is nonbinding, and […]

In world-first trial, lab-grown blood was just injected into two people

Science/ Health / These first tests are just to see if it’s safe. But if it works, lab-grown blood could help people with rare blood types and blood disorders. Photo by Universal Images Group via Getty Images In a world first, two people were injected with red blood cells grown in a lab as part […]

Why Figma is selling to Adobe for $20 billion

We also talk about AI and VR — but we know why you’re here. Share this story Photo illustration by William Joel / The Verge Dylan Field is the co-founder and CEO of Figma, which makes a very popular design tool that allows designers and their collaborators to all work together right in a web […]

EU opens “in-depth investigation” into Microsoft’s Activision Blizzard acquisition

/ European regulators now have until March 2023 to make a decision on Microsoft’s proposed $68.7 billion acquisition of Activision Blizzard. Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge The European Commission has opened what it calls an “in-depth investigation” into Microsoft’s proposed $68.7 billion acquisition of Activision Blizzard. Regulators in the EU first started looking […]

Zoom is coming for Microsoft’s territory with email and calendar services

/ Zoom Mail and Calendar are part of the company’s latest enterprise push that encroaches on hybrid work staples like Microsoft 365 and Slack. Email and Calendars are now a click away in the new Zoom One interface — no need for a separate client.Image: Zoom Zoom is releasing new Mail and Calendar clients and […]