Xiaomi concept clips a full-size Leica lens onto a smartphone

/ Xiaomi’s 12S Ultra already has a massive camera sensor. This new concept imagines pairing it with a Leica M-series lens. Xiaomi’s new concept phone allows a full size Leica camera lens to be attached to the back of a prototype version of its 12S Ultra. The version of the smartphone released earlier this year […]

Google’s putting its Lens image search right on its home page

/ You can use its advanced image recognition and searching tech right from the search box. Google Lens is now built into its search bar. Google has been integrating its Lens image recognition tech into several of its products for quite a while now, including Google Photos and Chrome, but now it’s putting it front […]

Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2022: deals, news, and more

Filed under: STREAM / Black Friday 2022 We’re rounding up all of the best deals from across the internet to help you cross some names off your holiday shopping list. By Verge Staff 5 updates since Oct 29, 2022, 12:45 AM UTC RSSFollow this stream Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge With Amazon’s recent […]

Microsoft makes it easier to use pictures from your Android phone in Word or PowerPoint

/ The feature, which is only available to Office Insiders for now, lets you insert images from your Android phone into PowerPoint and Word for web Image: Microsoft Microsoft’s rolling out a feature to Office Insiders that lets you insert images from your Android smartphones directly into a web-based Word or PowerPoint file. While Microsoft […]

AMD’s profits have cratered as the PC and crypto miner markets slow down

/ It’s a tough time to be in the PC industry, but at least the consoles are doing alright Image: AMD AMD was riding high last year as consumers bought computers in droves and cryptocurrency miners snapped up every GPU they could get, but this year, the company has come crashing down to the ground. […]

Tumblr will now allow nudity but not explicit sex

/ ‘Nudity and other kinds of adult material are generally welcome. We’re not here to judge your art.’ Illustration: The Verge Tumblr has made an update it hinted at in September, changing its rules to allow nudity — but not sexually explicit images — on the platform. The company updated its community guidelines earlier today, laying […]

Walmart is clearing out stocks of the fourth-generation iPad Air

/ You can currently pick up a 64GB model of the iPad Air for just $350 or the 256GB version for $500 The 64GB and 256GB models of the fourth-gen iPad Air are available for their lowest price ever at Walmart.Photo by Vjeran Pavic / The Verge While the 2020 iPad Air originally sold for […]

Instagram won’t make an iPad app, but its web interface is getting better

/ Featuring a new navigation scheme, updated video experience, and ‘immersive’ DMs The new Instagram for web interface. Instagram’s CEO has made it clear that an iPad app isn’t a huge priority for the company, but it is at least doing something to make the big-screen experience better. Some people, including a few members of […]

T-Mobile is reportedly adding an activation fee for online orders

/ The Uncarrier is doing carrier things again, and this time, it’s adding an activation fee — even if you set up your own account online The Uncarrier image is fading fast.Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge What’s that in the air? Why, it’s the scent of crisp autumn leaves, pumpkin spice everything, and […]