A journalist’s account was suspended after he posted allegations of corruption to Facebook

In May, journalist Matthew Caruana Galizia published a series of posts to Facebook, alleging that that Malta’s Prime Minister, Joseph Muscat, had engaged in corrupt practices. Days later, Galizia...

New Tesla owners can now get free charging with a referral code

Up until this year, Tesla provided a handy perk for owners: they could charge their vehicles up at any of the company’s Supercharger stations for free. Last year, Tesla...

Leaked moderation guidelines reveal how Facebook approaches handling graphic content

Earlier today, The Guardian published a series of reports about Facebook’s internal rules on moderating graphic content, providing new insight into how the company determines what its users can...

I’ve discovered the magic of ordering ahead at Starbucks, and all the guilt that...

My day starts at 7AM. I get up, brush my teeth, throw on tinted SPF moisturizer, and leave my Queens, New York apartment by, ideally, 7:30. My usual first...

If a tech company wants to be loved, it needs to give people something...

Marc Andreessen’s pithy observation that "software is eating the world" has been popular (and true) for more than half a decade now, but I’ve come to find it only...

Take a tour through Destiny 2’s gorgeous new sci-fi worlds

This week Bungie finally took the wraps off of Destiny 2, the long-awaited sequel to the vast, online sci-fi shooter. We learned a lot: the new Destiny will be...

Rolls-Royce turns suicide doors’ dark past into an elegant tradition

At The Verge, we recognize that great design is about paying attention to the details. Here we call out just one thing, a design element we appreciate on ...

Bad guys have way more fun in the trailer for the next season of...

The Syfy Channel released its first trailer for the upcoming third season of Dark Matter. While the channel some heavy-hitting shows like The Expanse and The Magicians, Dark Matter...

How two Disney Imagineers built a better escape room with The Nest

Escape rooms have become incredibly pervasive over the past few years, but they’re not usually thought of as fantastic storytelling platforms. They’re more about the premise: giving participants a...

New trailers: The Emoji Movie, Star Trek: Discovery, and a lot of TV shows

This was "Upfront" week for the TV industry, where everyone gets together for big presentations and parties and mingling and dealmaking. But more importantly for us, it's when networks...

A psychologist explains why we’re probably all delusional and how to fix it

Every once in a while, a friend attends therapy for the first time and starts breathlessly reporting all the revelations she’s learned. In many of these circumstances, it’s all...

Here are the winners of this year’s Nebula Awards

The Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America is currently holding its annual conference in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania this weekend. This evening, the organization announced the winners of this year’s...

Uber is charging some riders more for high demand routes

Uber has been charging some passengers differently based on the routes that they’re taking, according to a pair of reports in Bloomberg and Business Insider. The goal of the...

Amazon could be planning to bring its checkout-free grocery stores to Europe

Amazon could be looking to expand its cashier-free grocery stores to the UK and Europe in the future. The company recently filed several trademark applications related to its Go...

Apple’s AirPods are the perfect accessory to meditation apps

Maybe I’m a little late to the hashtag-mindfulness movement, but I just recently started trying out a meditation app. There are plenty of articles touting the supposed benefits of...