Ancestry will tell users which side of the family their matches come from

Science/ Health / It’s an extension of the SideView feature, which can group genes by parental side Ancestry has an enormous genetic database.Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Customers of the consumer genetics and genealogy company Ancestry will soon be able to see which side of the family any DNA matches found through the […]

Apple begins manufacturing the iPhone 14 in India

/ The iPhone 14 is Apple’s first flagship device to be made in India shortly after its launch Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Apple has started assembling the iPhone 14 in India, according to reports from TechCrunch and Bloomberg. This marks the first time Apple has shifted production from China to India […]

AMD’s Ryzen 7900X arrives to take on Intel’s 12900K

2022’s Intel versus AMD battle has only just begun Share this story Image: AMD Intel took the desktop CPU performance crown last year with its Core i9-12900K processor. And now, nearly a year later, AMD is ready to trade blows again with its next-generation Ryzen Zen 4 CPUs. Fabbed on TSMC’s 5nm process node, AMD […]

Asian America learns how to hit back

The desperate, confused, righteous campaign to stop Asian hate Share this story This article is a collaboration between New York Magazine and The Verge. For 72 hours after it happened, Brian Chin hardly left the building. He didn’t sleep. He didn’t eat. He had arrived at 111 Chrystie, the 23-unit apartment complex his family owns in the […]

Turn anyone into a Pokémon with this AI art model

/ Though they can only do battle in your mind From left to right, top to bottom: Lady Gaga, Boris Johnson, Vladimir Putin, Angela Merkel, Donald Trump, Plato. A fun little AI art widget named Text-to-Pokémon lets you plug in any name or description you like and (you guessed it) generate a Pokémon matching your […]

Oxenfree 2 hit by another delay as release date slips to next year

/ As the original Oxenfree comes to mobile, its sequel gets pushed back Oxenfree 2: Lost Signals has been delayed to 2023, its developer Night School Studio has announced.  “To make Oxenfree II truly special and add more localizations, we’re moving our release window to 2023,” the developer’s statement reads. “Thank you for your patience, […]

Hands on with AptX Lossless, the new tech promising CD-quality audio over Bluetooth

The NuraTrue Pro are the first earbuds to support Qualcomm’s new codec CD-quality music is still the benchmark for decent audio; it’s not quite hi-res, but it’s noticeably better than the lossy, compressed music found on Spotify and your old MP3 library. But actually listening to uncompressed CD-quality music on a phone can still be […]

All Fitbit users will require a Google account by 2025

/ Google is in charge and it’s making some changes A Google account will be required for Fitbit by 2025, following the search giants acquisition of the health tech brand.The Verge Following Google’s acquisition of Fitbit and its rebranding of the health tech company as ‘Fitbit by Google,’ the search giant is moving to tightly […]

How to watch NASA crash a spacecraft into an asteroid on Monday

/ The Double Asteroid Redirect Test is getting ready to make its mark An illustration of DART headed towards Dimorphos NASA/Johns Hopkins APL/Steve Gribben When NASA smashes a spacecraft into an asteroid on Monday, people on Earth will get an extremely close look at the action. NASA’s Double Asteroid Redirect Test (DART) is headed for […]