The new Quest update will stabilize your shaky VR recordings

/ It adds advanced capture settings that let you tweak bit rates, aspect ratios, and stabilization Share your sick gameplay footage without actually making people ill.Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Meta is rolling out the v44 software update for Quest headsets, and its big new feature is good news for anyone who […]

Streamer involved in Twitch gambling saga now embroiled in sexual assault allegations

Creators/ Twitch / After taking shots at another streamer for his alleged crypto scams, Mizkif was accused of ‘covering up’ a sexual assault Mizkif / YouTube The fallout regarding a Twitch streamer’s gambling scam has taken a dramatic and disturbing turn as one streamer involved has been accused of “covering up” a sexual assault. Yesterday, […]

Turning on haptic keyboard feedback in iOS 16 could affect your battery life

/ Bad vibrations? The haptics could come at a cost.Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge iOS 16 added a feature that finally lets you turn on haptic feedback while typing, meaning you’ll feel a small vibration under your fingertips every time you press a key on the iPhone’s virtual keyboard. But those small […]

Google search can help you buy train tickets in select countries

/ You can also narrow down the search for environmental impact on Google Flights and hotel searches, too Google rolled out new features in Google TravelIllustration: The Verge Google announced a new feature that will allow you to buy train tickets through search in select countries, including Japan, Germany, Italy, and Spain. The company says […]

Apple makes the battery indicator better in new iOS 16.1 beta

/ Now it looks like how it should have all along This is the old version. The new one will fill in based on how much battery you have.Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Apple’s latest iOS 16.1 beta addresses a major complaint about the battery percentage indicator that was introduced with iOS […]

YouTube will let creators monetize videos with licensed music

/ Creators can pay to license music or share ad revenue with artists Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge YouTube is working on a new program to let creators monetize their longform videos that use licensed music. At its Made on YouTube event today, the company announced Creator Music, opening up a catalog of […]

A Tesla Megapack battery is on fire at a PG&E facility in California

/ The fire started at around 1:30AM and has closed down a nearby section of Highway 1 Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge A Tesla Megapack battery caught fire this morning at the local utility company PG&E’s Elkhorn Battery Storage facility in Monterey County, California, as reported by local news stations KSBW Action News […]

Motorola’s new budget phones look surprisingly nice

/ The e22 and e22i won’t come to the US, but let’s hope this design does The Motorola e22 embraces a more modern look.Image: Motorola Motorola announced a couple of new budget phones — spotted by Phone Arena — for markets outside the US. That’s not notable — it does that all the time — […]