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Is Instagram revealing my stalkers?

Is Instagram revealing my stalkers?

Instagram has us coming up with wild ideas on how the platform algorithm actually works. It’s mostly because we’re confused about why the app’s arranged in certain ways. Like, why do I see one person in my feed before someone else? Ashley Carman talks to Instagram Home product lead Julian Gutman to learn more about…

Chrome OS isn’t ready for tablets yet

Chrome OS isn’t ready for tablets yet

Chrome OS tablets are coming in fast to replace the Android tablets. But is Chrome OS any good on a tablet? In this episode of Processor, Dieter spends some time with Acer’s Chromebook Tab 10 education tablet to see how Google has evolved their OS. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on…

MoviePass is using you to ruin the movies

MoviePass is using you to ruin the movies

MoviePass announced a movie theater subscription plan that seemed too good to be true in 2018. As it turns out, it was. As the service bled cash, subscribers were actually the ones taking the hit, with their subscriptions being swapped, changed, or even revoked entirely. So while MoviePass isn’t the movie industry’s savior, it could…

Why artificial intelligence has no common sense

Why artificial intelligence has no common sense

We are surrounded by artificial intelligence. From the Google Home and Amazon Echo, to Facebook’s facial recognition and whatever it is Huawei’s doing. It’s easy to become desensitized to the term and misunderstand the current state of AI we live in. Verge video director Becca Farsace talks to some experts in the field of AI…

Robot restaurants won’t take your job and food will be better

Robot restaurants won’t take your job and food will be better

Robot restaurants are popping up all over downtown San Francisco, as a futuristic option for people to grab fast food for cheap. The latest example is Creator, a robotic restaurant that specializes in making gourmet hamburgers with their all-in-one burger robots. We went behind-the-scenes of their appointment-only smart kitchen to learn more about how robots…

Parrot Anafi drone review: DJI still owns the sky

Parrot Anafi drone review: DJI still owns the sky

Parrot’s new drone Anafi is direct response to DJI’s Mavic Air — a compact drone capable of HDR 4K aerial footage. It also introduces three features you can’t find anywhere else, but is it enough to rival DJI? Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow on Instagram: https://goo.gl/7ZeLvX Read…

The best electric skateboards of 2018

The best electric skateboards of 2018

Electric skateboards and longboards have become a relatively common sight in big cities, and a lot of companies now make them. Unfortunately most of them are more toy than tool. We tested out a few of the most popular boards under $2,000, and it’s pretty clear which two win out. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge…

5 must-have Windows Utilities

5 must-have Windows Utilities

If you use a Windows laptop, there’s a lot you can do to customize your experience to make it better. Tom Warren joins Dieter to talk about the best Windows utilities for managing Windows, searching, and clipboard history. Links to all utilities (plus two bonus that were cut for time in the video) are here:…

BlackBerry Key2 review: a keyboard with a phone

BlackBerry Key2 review: a keyboard with a phone

A smartphone with a keyboard in 2018…. it can only be a BlackBerry. The Key2 is TCL Corporation’s latest BlackBerry-branded phone, complete with modern touches like Android 8.1, a dual camera system, updated keyboard, and USB-C charging. But it’s only a passable smartphone. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61…

macOS Mojave top features

macOS Mojave top features

macOS Mojave brings some big and long-awaited features to the Mac. The next version of macOS is now available in public beta, so we sat down with it to check out some of the changes, including dark mode and a redesigned App Store. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61…