The days of cheap music streaming may be numbered

/ Apple Music gets a price hike, and Spotify may be ready to debut its Platinum Plan Illustration by Kristen Radtke / The Verge; Getty Images I am really bummed that we are likely going to have to wait until 2024 for the next season of House of the Dragon and also kind of ashamed […]

Gloomwood is my new favorite knocking-guys-out simulator

Gaming/ Entertainment / Okay, technically, I’m stabbing them, but the point still stands Gloomwood’s trusty cane sword.Image: New Blood Interactive I have no idea how most people play stealth games, but for me, the genre is primarily about one thing: knocking guys out. What is my mission in any given Deus Ex or Metal Gear […]

Age of Empires IV is coming to Xbox Game Pass in 2023

/ The latest real-time strategy game from Microsoft’s storied AoE series is conquering consoles next year. Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition will arrive in late January. Microsoft announced during a 25th-anniversary celebration of Age of Empires that the latest game, Age of Empires IV, is coming to consoles next year. It will launch on […]

Sony is bringing multipoint to its earbuds lineup including the WF-1000XM4

/ The surprise announcement came along with new versions of the LinkBuds and LinkBuds S, with the latter made partially from recycled water bottles Photo by Chris Welch / The Verge Sony is bringing multipoint connectivity to its entire current lineup of premium wireless earbuds this fall. Just as with other headphones and earbuds, the […]

iMessage is back up and running

Apple/ Tech / The service, along with FaceTime, had some issues for about half an hour. Now, it’s iCloud’s turn. Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Apple says that it’s fixed the iMessage and FaceTime outage that was causing “message not delivered” errors on Tuesday for about half an hour starting at 11:48AM […]

The people who make your apps go to Stack Overflow for answers. Here’s how it works.

Stack Overflow is basically Reddit for developers. CEO Prashanth Chandrasekar explains how the company moderates its content. Share this story Stack Overflow is a major part of the modern software development landscape: it’s where developers come together, ask questions, and get answers about how to build software, including actual code they can use in their […]

Uber, DoorDash will deliver Paxlovid from Walgreens for free to vulnerable neighborhoods

/ The partnership was brokered by the White House. People living in certain communities can get free delivery of any Paxlovid prescription filled through Walgreens. Image: Chris Sweda / Chicago Tribune / Tribune News Service via Getty Images Uber and DoorDash will deliver prescriptions for the covid antiviral Paxlovid filled through Walgreens for free to […]

Who wants to buy an e-bike made by a car company?

/ Rivian might make its own e-bike, making it the latest automaker to see the potential in micromobility. But past efforts by car companies have been less successful, and it’s not clear whether there’s a market for e-bikes that share their brand with SUVs and trucks. Photo by Nilay Patel / The Verge Last week, […]

Lucid’s $1,200 at-home EV charger can add up to 80 miles per hour

/ The 19.2kW Connected Home Charging Station is also capable of bidirectional charging, whenever Lucid decides to enable it Share this story Lucid Connected Home Charging Station.Image: Lucid Group Electric car maker Lucid just announced its first set of accessories, which include an at-home charging station that’s capable of supporting up to 19.2kW of electrical […]

Sony’s DualSense Edge PS5 controller is available for preorder

/ The DualSense Edge, with extra features like back buttons and replaceable joysticks, is PlayStation’s version of an Xbox Elite controller. But at $199.99, it’s not cheap. The DualSense Edge will be released on January 26th, 2023.Image: Sony Sony’s DualSense Edge Wireless Controller for the PS5 is now available for preorder from the PlayStation Direct […]