Slack is rolling out typing indicators for threads

/ I didn’t know I needed typing indicators in threads until they started showing up This tiny new feature has already improved my daily work.Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Slack is now rolling out typing indicators in threads, and they’ve already dramatically improved my Slack experience. At The Verge, we use threads a […]

Jair Bolsonaro lost the Brazilian election, but he still has YouTube

He rose to power by exploiting online platforms — so what happens now that he lost? Share this story On Sunday night, former President Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva won the final round of the Brazilian presidential election with just over 50 percent of the vote, unseating the far-right Jair Bolsonaro. On Sunday night, Lula, […]

Chrome’s new sidebar lets you blast through search results

/ For if you don’t want to deal with going back and forth between the search page and the results it brings up The side panel is getting an upgrade.Image: Google Google Chrome has a new sidebar that should make it faster and easier to check out a bunch of search results in a row […]

Nibel has left Twitter and will no longer report gaming news

/ The reputable source of gaming news is departing the platform, citing Musk’s Twitter takeover and lack of revenue for their work Outside of stellar game industry coverage, Nibel was best recognized for their Mob Psycho avatar, which displays the titular character Mob against a yellow backdrop.Image: One / Dark Horse Comics Nibel (@Nibellion) has […]

Severance adds Gwendoline Christie, Alia Shawkat, and more for season 2

/ The second season of Apple TV Plus’ workplace thriller has just started filming Gwendoline ChristiePhoto by Gareth Cattermole / Getty Images for BFI The second season of Severance has just started filming, and to mark the milestone, we have some new details on the cast. As Deadline reports, there are quite a few fresh […]

George Hotz, iPhone hacker and Elon Musk antagonist, is leaving Comma AI

/ Hotz founded the driver-assist technology company as an attempt to make a product that was better than Tesla’s Autopilot. But he said he doesn’t feel capable of running the company anymore. Photo by Michael Zelenko / The Verge George Hotz is stepping down from Comma AI. The 32-year-old CEO, who rose to fame under his […]

Know the holiday shipping and return policies for Amazon, Target, Walmart, and others

/ We’ve rounded up the specific terms and conditions for each major retailer ahead of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge With the holiday season right around the corner, everyone is double-checking their lists and figuring out the best places to fulfill those orders. Thankfully, there are often […]

EA is teaming up with Marvel for “at least” three new games

/ The first game in the works is the already-announced Iron Man title. Disney apparently has a lot of trust in EA to handle its big franchises, as the two companies announced a Star Wars partnership earlier this year. EA and Marvel… assemble?Image: EA EA and Marvel will be working together on “at least three” […]

Ralph Lauren redesigned its iconic logo for a Fortnite collab

/ The collaboration includes both real-world clothing and some in-game items Image: Ralph Lauren Ralph Lauren is hopping on the battle bus. The brand is the latest fashion house to partner with Fortnite — and as part of the deal, the company’s iconic horse logo has been redesigned with a cartoon llama. There are two […]