How to get started with Matter

How Matter works, when it’s coming, what you’ll need to use it, and how it integrates with Alexa, Apple Home, Google Home, and Samsung SmartThings. Matter is a common language for smart home devices. It’s designed to simplify everything about the smart home, from purchase to setup and everyday use. Its biggest promise is making […]

All the smart home products that work with Matter

All the Matter-compatible devices you can buy now, plus what’s coming soon to the new Apple, Amazon, Google, and Samsung-backed smart home standard. The new Matter smart home standard is finally ramping up, with a number of compatible products available now and many slated to be released in the next few months. We’re keeping tabs […]

Amazon is reportedly making a Tomb Raider TV series written by Phoebe Waller-Bridge

/ It would another big video game adaptation from Amazon, which recently confirmed it’s making a God of War show. She apparently won’t be the star.Photo by Dominique Charriau / WireImage Amazon is developing a TV series based on the Tomb Raider video game franchise with scripts written by Phoebe Waller-Bridge, according to The Hollywood […]

Google 101: how to format text in Google Docs

/ If you want to use strikethrough, superscript, or subscript, you have to find them first. Samar Haddad / The Verge Google Docs has become a very useful word processing tool — a lot better than it was only a few years ago — but some of its more useful features may not be immediately […]

Here are the best TV deals for your Super Bowl watch party

/ Whether you’re a sports fan or you just love eating chicken wings and watching commercials, the run-up to the Super Bowl means there are plenty of worthwhile deals on some quality TVs. A deal on a TCL 6-Series TV offers a whole lot of bang for the buck.Photo by Chris Welch / The Verge […]

Here are the best TV deals for your Super Bowl watch party

/ Whether you’re a sports fan or you just love eating chicken wings and watching commercials, the run-up to the Super Bowl means there are plenty of worthwhile deals on some quality TVs. A deal on a TCL 6-Series TV offers a whole lot of bang for the buck.Photo by Chris Welch / The Verge […]

Here are the best TV deals for your Super Bowl watch party

/ Whether you’re a sports fan or you just love eating chicken wings and watching commercials, the run-up to the Super Bowl means there are plenty of worthwhile deals on some quality TVs. A deal on a TCL 6-Series TV offers a whole lot of bang for the buck.Photo by Chris Welch / The Verge […]

This sick new desk from Steelcase costs almost $10,000 and might be worth it

/ Let me break your heart now, though: it’s astronomically expensive. The one problem with this desk is that it demands a Smith Corona, not a MacBook, which would make writing these articles difficult.Image: Steelcase It’s not often that furniture makes a splash in The Verge’s newsroom (okay, it does happen occasionally), but when one […]

Comcast’s Peacock lost almost $1 billion last quarter

/ Still, Peacock is printing money. Annual revenue for the service has almost tripled since last year and has since passed 20 million paid subscribers. Comcast revealed that the service lost $978 million in Q4 despite gaining 5 million new subscribers.Image: Peacock Comcast published its fourth quarter 2022 earnings on Thursday, reporting that the company […]