A ransomware gang is releasing hacked data on LA schoolchildren

/ A data leak published on the dark web may contain sensitive student information, including psychological assessments Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Sensitive information about students from the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) began to appear online on Saturday after a cybercriminal gang posted data obtained in a ransomware attack. The […]

Apple SIM can no longer activate new cellular data plans on iPads

/ Apple is on a mission to rid the world of physical SIMs Support for new cellular plan activation using Apple’s own SIM was removed on October 1st.Image: MacRumors Apple SIM technology is no longer available to activate new cellular data plans on iPads. The Apple SIM, first introduced by Apple in 2014, is a […]

Boeing-backed Wisk Aero reveals a four-seater autonomous air taxi

/ The Boeing-backed startup is hoping that FAA certification will allow it to launch the first air taxi startup, but the process has proven to be slow going Air taxi startup Wisk Aero unveiled its sixth-generation aircraft, an all-electric four-seater that can fly without a human pilot. The Boeing-backed company said it will seek approval […]

Tim Cook is latest CEO to question the ‘metaverse’

/ Could the average person define the metaverse? Tim Cook doesn’t think so. Tim Cook at the recent iPhone 14 launch.Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images While Meta funnels billions into CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s pitch for the metaverse, Apple CEO Tim Cook thinks most people couldn’t even define the metaverse, let alone spend long periods of […]

Maserati’s GranTurismo Folgore will be its first EV

/ New details emerge as the Italian luxury automaker gets set to electrify its whole lineup The Folgore EV is one of three GranTurismo models coming.Image: Maserati Maserati is releasing new details on its redesigned GranTurismo luxury performance coupe, and offers some fresh tidbits on the upcoming all-electric version of it. Announced in March, The […]

ESPN, Disney, and other networks have returned to Dish and Sling TV

/ Disney’s many channels and ESPN are back in time for Monday Night Football, but are Dish customers about to see a price increase? Disney’s networks are back for Dish satellite and Sling TV customers.Photo by Chris Welch / The Verge Dish and Disney have reached a “handshake deal” to immediately bring Disney’s collection of […]

A new Facebook Marketplace rule could make it harder to find legit car listings

/ Facebook will no longer let dealerships post used car listings from their business page, leaving room for listings posted by fake personal accounts Nick Barclay / The Verge As if buying a used car isn’t hard enough, the misleading dealership listings that clutter up selling platforms like Facebook Marketplace and OfferUp don’t make things […]

Tesla delivered a record 343,830 vehicles during the third quarter of 2022

/ The automaker’s delivery volume rebounds after a weak second quarter Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Tesla delivered a record 343,830 vehicles in the third quarter of 2022, a sign that the Elon Musk-owned company has bounced back from a slower second quarter related to COVID-related factory shutdowns. In a report on the […]

Coinbase pauses transactions in US to address bank transfer issues

Crypto/ Tech / Users have been unable to process withdrawals or deposits for hours Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Coinbase has temporarily stopped transactions for users in the US due to an issue preventing the company from processing withdrawals or deposits involving bank accounts. Problems started around 7AM ET, but the company announced […]

Intel’s self-driving company Mobileye files for an IPO

/ Mobileye, the company that creates the brains behind autonomous vehicles, is going public Intel’s self-driving technology firm Mobileye has filed for an initial public offering (IPO), according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (via CNBC). The Israel-based company, which Intel acquired for $15.3 billion in 2017, specializes in making the chips […]