NASA calls off Artemis I launch as Tropical Storm Ian looms

/ NASA still hasn’t decided whether to roll the rocket back to the Vehicle Assembly Building, a process that could delay its mission even further NASA’s Artemis I launch has already been delayed several times.Photo by CHANDAN KHANNA/AFP via Getty Images NASA called off its Artemis I launch scheduled for September 27th as Tropical Storm […]

Enola Holmes 2’s new trailer shows a budding detective in action

/ Millie Bobby Brown, Henry Cavill, and Helena Bonham Carter all return in one of Netflix’s biggest holiday films Netflix has a fairly full lineup of movies this holiday season, and leading the way is the sequel to Enola Holmes. At the streamer’s big Tudum event today, it revealed a new trailer for the film, […]

I’m convinced the AirPods Max active noise cancellation has gotten worse

/ For those of you who believed the 4E71 firmware update from last May reduced the ANC strength, I am here to back you up. I wish this button would toggle to the old ANC.Photo by Nilay Patel / The Verge The active noise cancellation (ANC) in my one-week-old AirPods Max has gone soft. After […]

Netflix drops lawsuit against The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical’s creators

/ The streamer sued Abigail Barlow and Emily Bear for copyright infringement in July, claiming the pair “stretches ‘fan fiction’ well past its breaking point” Image: Netflix Netflix has dismissed its copyright infringement lawsuit against Abigail Barlow and Emily Bear, the creators behind The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical, as reported earlier by Variety and Deadline. A […]

LG is price-slashing 2022 OLED TVs at Best Buy

Deals/ Tech / In case you’re considering either a 42- or 55-inch LG OLED, Best Buy has two models selling for $1,000 for Saturday only The C2 in today’s deal features one of LG’s “Evo” panels that boasts a higher brightness level than its previous-generation panel.Photo by Chris Welch / The Verge At Best Buy, […]

More of The Verge’s favorite coffee and tea gadgets

/ For some of us, caffeine can be almost as necessary as air, but the way to prepare it can be a real point of contention among enthusiasts. Here are some of the ways we prepare and enjoy our hot liquid. Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Last year, we asked the staff […]

Yale’s latest smart lock covers all the smart home bases

For $160, this sleek Bluetooth smart lock supports Apple Home and will auto-unlock for you as you walk up to your door. Yale’s Wi-Fi and Z-Wave modules add more smart home support for $80 each, but I’m waiting for the Matter version. Share this story The Yale Assure Lock 2 touchscreen smart lock.Photo by Jennifer […]

Forget streaming and cable: baseball is best on the radio

/ Remember your old friend, the radio? It’s still here, and it’s the ideal way to take in a baseball game Hey Google, bring me the sweet sounds of post-season Mariners baseball on the radio.Photo by Vjeran Pavic / The Verge Friday Twitter, in case you missed it, featured an extremely dumb discourse involving cable, […]

NY AG tries to explain how Apple’s free Yankees stream is worse than cable TV

Tech/ Apple / New York Attorney General Letitia James called for tonight’s potentially historic Yankees game to be available on cable even though you can watch it for free thanks to Apple. Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images Yankees star Aaron Judge could break a home run record at Friday’s game against the Boston Red Sox, […]

NASA’s Artemis I launch faces a new obstacle: the weather

/ SLS could make its debut as soon as Tuesday, but a storm is a-brewing NASA’s SLS on the pad on September 3rd, 2022Photo by Joe Burbank / Orlando Sentinel / Tribune News Service via Getty Images I’ve got good news and bad news for fans of big NASA space launches. The good news is […]