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Galaxy Note 9 review: worth the price?

Galaxy Note 9 review: worth the price?

Samsung’s Galaxy Note line of phones is all about more: more specs, more power, more battery, more speed, more screen. The new Note 9 has more of everything, it’s the most packed Note phone yet. But at the same time, it’s the most expensive and biggest Note phone yet, so you really need to want…

Why Tesla is building city-sized batteries

Why Tesla is building city-sized batteries

We talked to the co-founder of Tesla, JB Straubel, about why giant batteries are crucial to the future of power grids everywhere. Batteries are becoming more useful at powering bigger things like bikes, cars, and soon, entire cities. We explore some of the zanier forms of energy storage already in use around the country. Learn…

The future of renewable energy is making it look cool

The future of renewable energy is making it look cool

For The Verge and Curbed’s home of the future, renewable energy generation is directly integrated into the design of the house. Grant Imahara experiences how the home of the future can both generate its own power and reduce how much energy it needs. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61…

I tried living on Mars — in Hawaii

I tried living on Mars — in Hawaii

In this season two premiere of Space Craft, Loren Grush takes us to a remote habitat on the island of Hawaii to simulate what life is like on the Red Planet. 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 More: http://www.theverge.com Community guidelines: http://bit.ly/2D0hlAv Subscribe to…

Samsung Galaxy Home smart speaker with Bixby: first look

Samsung Galaxy Home smart speaker with Bixby: first look

Samsung’s new Galaxy Home is a premium speaker with Bixby built in. It’s a direct answer to the Apple HomePod, Amazon Echo, Google Home, Sonos One, and other smart speakers. But is Bixby really smart enough to put in your living room? Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow on Twitter: https://goo.gl/XTWX61 Follow…

Samsung Galaxy Watch hands-on

Samsung Galaxy Watch hands-on

The Galaxy Watch is Samsung’s latest take on wearables. It features a bezel used to navigate through menus, lasts up to four days on a charge, and can track 40 different physical activities. It comes in 42 and 46mm sizes, with the option of LTE support. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs Like The Verge on Facebook: https://goo.gl/2P1aGc Follow…

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 event in 11 minutes

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 event in 11 minutes

Samsung officially unveiled the Galaxy Note 9 with an all-new S Pen today alongside the long-rumored Galaxy Home smart speaker with Bixby built in. A new Galaxy Watch has also been announced, alongside a new Spotify partnership. 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 More:…

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 hands-on

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 hands-on

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is a big bet for Samsung. Once again, a Note phone touts its battery as one of the main features. But there are some new changes, like making the S Pen a remote, using AI in the dual-camera system, and support for DeX by just plugging in a cable. Subscribe:…

Vector: Anki’s tiny robot that wants to hang

Vector: Anki’s tiny robot that wants to hang

Anki launched a Kickstarter for Vector, a new ‘home robot’ that looks a lot like their last product, Cozmo. Vector is always-on and a lot more powerful. It basically has the guts of a smartphone including a faster processor and Wi-Fi. In the season finale of Processor, Dieter visits Anki’s office to talk to the…