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GDPR: Why you just got bombarded with privacy policy updates

GDPR: Why you just got bombarded with privacy policy updates

GDPR, the General Data Protection Regulation, took effect on May 25th — and big tech companies are scrambling to keep up. Here’s what it means for you, your data, and your inbox. Read the full text here: http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:32016R0679 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…

How to stream like a pro: Apple TV, Chromecast, Roku

How to stream like a pro: Apple TV, Chromecast, Roku

WIth Apple TV, Chromecast, Roku, and so many other devices it’s really easy to start streaming. And if you’re used to paying for a big cable bill, you might be surprised how much you can save by cutting down on channels and just picking out what you want online. In this episode of Workflow, Jake…

Android gestures are risky, here’s why

Android gestures are risky, here’s why

Android P has a new way to navigate your phone: gestures. But in the early beta they’re not very good yet. In this episode of Processor, Dieter looks at why Google might have created the new system (and, yes, he breaks out his Palm Pre 3). Subscribe: https://goo.gl/G5RXGs Check out our full video catalog: https://goo.gl/lfcGfq…

HTC U12 Plus hands-on: four cameras, one phone

HTC U12 Plus hands-on: four cameras, one phone

The HTC U12 Plus is the company’s flagship phone for 2018. It has all of the top 2018 trends, like a taller display, glass and metal design, and dual cameras. But it doesn’t stop there, as HTC has put two cameras on the back and the front this time. It is available for preorder starting…

Zuckerberg’s EU testimony: what he didn’t answer

Zuckerberg’s EU testimony: what he didn’t answer

Mark Zuckerberg appeared before the European Parliament on May 22 to testify about Facebook’s impact on society, from data privacy to elections. Though Zuckerberg faced tough questions from members of Parliament, the format allowed him to escape easily. Here are the key questions Zuckerberg left unanswered. Subscribe: https://goo.gl/G5RXGs Check out our full video catalog: https://goo.gl/lfcGfq…

Bees are going extinct…but not the ones you think

Bees are going extinct…but not the ones you think

You’ve probably heard for years that bees are in dire straights. Which is true…but it’s probably not the bees you’re thinking of. We talk to a bee researcher about what’s really at stake for bees, global agriculture, and all the almonds you’ve ever eaten. Subscribe: http://bit.ly/2FqJZMl Like Verge Science on Facebook: http://bit.ly/2hoSukO Follow Verge Science…

LG G7 ThinQ review

LG G7 ThinQ review

The LG G7 ThinQ is the latest flagship smartphone from LG. The G7 features a customizable notch, quad DAC, and ultra bright LCD display. Subscribe: https://goo.gl/G5RXGs Check out our full video catalog: https://goo.gl/lfcGfq Visit our playlists: https://goo.gl/94XbKx 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

RED Hydrogen One hands-on

RED Hydrogen One hands-on

The Hydrogen One is a modular Android phone with aspirations to be so much more. RED wants you to attach DSLR lenses, look at holograms, and attach it to its incredible 4K cameras. It’s no wonder it’s so big: it’s full of wild ideas. Subscribe: https://goo.gl/G5RXGs Check out our full video catalog: https://goo.gl/lfcGfq Visit our…

Leaked Google video: a disturbing concept to reshape humanity with data

Leaked Google video: a disturbing concept to reshape humanity with data

Google Selfish Ledger is a 2016 video made inside the company that imagines a world where the company had so much data, it could map human behaviors, social issues, mental illness, and more. It’s a frightening, dystopian idea that feels part of a sci-fi movie. Here’s what it actually says about Google and Silicon Valley…