Why Google is facing its most serious antitrust challenge to date

/ The US government is coming after the company’s ad business — and it might win Illustration: The Verge Today let’s talk about a major new antitrust case against Google, and the increasing likelihood that something at the company is going to have to give. I’ll dive into some of the specifics of the case […]

GoldenEye 007 is coming to Nintendo Switch and Xbox on January 27th

/ After years of rights issues, a GoldenEye 007 remaster is finally arriving on Xbox and Switch. GoldenEye 007 is finally coming to Xbox and Nintendo Switch this week. Rare is releasing GoldenEye 007 HD on Xbox as a remaster of the legendary Nintendo 64 title that first launched in 1997. The game will be available on January […]

Can you “hack” your dating app to get better matches?

/ In this episode of Land of the Giants: Dating Games, we’re looking at the algorithms that run your love life. By Sangeeta Singh-Kurtz Share this story Illustration by Tony Johnson / The Verge Asking a dating exec how their matchmaking algorithm works is like asking Coca-Cola for its top-secret formula: they’ll tell you it’s a […]

Honda says all Acura EV sales will be “100 percent online,” starting with ZDX

/ The performance and luxury brand will start taking reservations for the ZDX and ZDX Type S later this year. And while customers can make all of their purchasing decisions online, dealers will remain part of the process. The electric Acura ZDX, due out in 2024 and seen here in camouflage, will be the automaker’s […]

How to watch today’s Xbox Developer Direct showcase

/ Tune in on Twitch or YouTube to get the latest news on games from Xbox’s first-party studios. Today, Xbox and Bethesda are giving fans the first developer showcase of 2023. Tune in to either Xbox’s (or Bethesda’s) Twitch or YouTube channels at 12PM PT / 3PM ET for news covering Redfall, Forza Motorsport, and […]

NFT creator: Amber Vittoria crushes it in her ‘Big Girl Pants’ – Cointelegraph Magazine

Artist name: Amber VittoriaLocation: Los AngelesDate minted first NFT: March 1, 2021Which blockchains? Ethereum, Tezos Bio: Before she even turned 30, Amber Vittoria had made a significant splash in the traditional art world with gigs with Gucci, Google, Adidas, Victoria’s Secret, Apple, L’Oréal Paris, Meta, Snapchat, VaynerMedia and The New York Times, Hailing from New […]

NFT creator: Amber Vittoria crushes it in her ‘Big Girl Pants’ – Cointelegraph Magazine

Artist name: Amber VittoriaLocation: Los AngelesDate minted first NFT: March 1, 2021Which blockchains? Ethereum, Tezos Bio: Before she even turned 30, Amber Vittoria had made a significant splash in the traditional art world with gigs with Gucci, Google, Adidas, Victoria’s Secret, Apple, L’Oréal Paris, Meta, Snapchat, VaynerMedia and The New York Times, Hailing from New […]

Major supplier to chip makers expects a recovery sooner rather than later

/ ‘Most of our customers tell us that they expect a recovery in the second half of this year.’ ASML CEO Peter Wennink.Image: Getty A key supplier of chip manufacturing tools believes that demand for semiconductors could pick back up in the second half of this year, CNBC and the Financial Times report. “Most of […]

A faulty patch has kept Destiny 2 offline for more than 17 hours

/ Bungie issued a Destiny 2 patch and was quickly forced to take the game offline. The fix will involve rolling back servers to before the patch. Image: Bungie Destiny 2 has been forced offline for more than 17 hours, after Bungie issued a faulty patch that caused issues for players. Bungie issued a regular […]

Windows 11’s File Explorer is getting a modern UI overhaul

Microsoft/ Tech / Microsoft is reportedly working on a big update to File Explorer that will deeply integrate OneDrive and Microsoft 365. Alex Castro / The Verge Microsoft is reportedly working on a big update to the File Explorer in Windows 11 that will improve its UI and features. Windows Central reports that the overhaul […]