The Freewrite typewriter gets a smaller design with a dramatic price cut

/ The $349 Alpha keeps the mechanical keyboard but drops the E Ink screen The Freewrite Alpha typewriterImage: Freewrite If you’ve been intrigued by the high-tech Freewrite typewriter but put off by its price tag, manufacturer Astrohaus’ new design is (maybe) for you. Astrohaus is opening preorders for the Freewrite Alpha, a lower-profile version of […]

The new NBA app introduces a TikTok-like vertical video feed

/ The new NBA app for Android and iOS curates league content more like popular social media apps The TikTok-like video feed will feature content from games.Image: NBA TikTok’s vertically-oriented, curated approach to social video has transformed feeds for better and worse, and the NBA is next in line with its newly redesigned app for […]

Sky Stream arrives next month to give you Sky TV without a satellite dish

/ Sky Stream will be available in the UK on October 18th Sky Stream arrives on October 18th in the UK.Image: Sky British satellite broadcaster Sky is launching a Sky Stream puck next month that will let people access TV content over Wi-Fi instead of a satellite dish. While Sky launched its Glass platform in […]

Bose’s ultra-comfy QuietComfort 45 headphones are $80 off today

/ The QC45 are down to just $249 at Best Buy. You can also save right now on the standard Xbox Wireless Controller, Apple’s new MacBook Air, and more. The QC45 offer some of the best active noise cancellation you can get in a pair of headphones.Photo by Chris Welch / The Verge Whether you’re […]

Nreal’s $379 AR glasses launch in the US today

/ They’re camera-free and tailored for streaming video The Nreal Air glasses.Image: Nreal Augmented reality company Nreal is launching its stripped-down Air glasses in the United States. The Nreal Air glasses, unveiled for Asian markets last year, are available on Amazon starting today for $379. The initially Android-exclusive glasses are also getting iPhone compatibility — […]

WhatsApp discloses critical vulnerability in older app versions

/ The bug, which has been patched in newer versions of the app, would let an attacker execute malicious code after sending a specially crafted video call Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge WhatsApp has published details of a “critical” vulnerability that has been patched in a newer version of the app but could […]

Skullcandy’s new wireless gaming headset has a quirky design and Tile integration

/ The star of the show, aside from the $129.99 PLYR headset, is the surprisingly well-made Skull-HQ app used to tweak sound settings. The PLYR has a unique (definitely divisive) design. This model, in particular, costs $129.99.Image: Skullcandy You’d be forgiven for forgetting, or just not knowing, that Skullcandy once had some skin in the […]

After three months, Dish’s 5G service still feels like a beta

The company is expanding Project Genesis’ coverage, but there are still basic features missing that make it clear the service isn’t for the general public. Share this story Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge As soon as I got in my car, my Galaxy S22 connected to Dish’s brand new 5G network lost […]

Train windows could be replaced with transparent OLED ads if LG gets its way

/ Mind the gap — Sponsored by Apple Music LG Display’s ‘Transparent OLED for Subway Trains’ are already in use within some Chinese trains and Japanese subways.Image: LG Display LG Display is showcasing its “Transparent OLED for Subway Trains” at InnoTrans 2022, the world’s largest trade fair for transport technology, where it will feature as […]