Motorola Moto G6 and E5 hands-on

From The Verge. Motorola is launching the Moto G6, G6 Play, E5 Plus, and E5 Play, and we got to take a first look at them. The phones are in the $100 to $300 range, but some of them look and feel much nicer than you’d expect. Some of them also have huge batteries, and…

Fully autonomous drone: Skydio R1 review

From The Verge. The Skydio R1 is the world’s first fully autonomous consumer drone. It uses AI and a mix of cameras and sensors to pilot itself and follow a subject through complex environments. To test those claims, we took the R1 to a park in San Francisco to see how well it could handle…

The best vlogging cameras 2018

From The Verge. On this week’s show, we have Sara Dietschy on to talk about the best cameras for vlogging, our senior Features Editor, Michael Zelenko, joins us to talk about minimalist phones like the Light Phone, and we look at some smart gadgets to improve your garden. Subscribe: http://goo.gl/G5RXGs For more from Sara, check…

2018 New York Auto Show: top 9 cars

From The Verge. The New York International Auto Show opens to the public this weekend, and upon entering the Javits Center attendees will be bombarded with new cars, SUVs, trucks and even a handful of supercars that will most likely be out their price range. Phil Esposito breaks down the biggest announcements at this year’s…

Apple Watch vs Fitbit Versa

From The Verge. At $200, the new Fitbit Versa smartwatch is taking aim at the entry-level Apple Watch. And like Apple Watch, the Fitbit Versa has a lot of health and fitness-tracking features. But how does it really stack up? Senior Editor Lauren Goode compares the two in the season finale of Versus. Subscribe: https://goo.gl/G5RXGs…

Apple 2018 iPad education event in 11 minutes

From The Verge. Rather than the usual California-based event in March, this year Apple took its team to Chicago to make its spring announcements, most of which revolved around a new iPad geared toward the education market. In addition, the company also introduced updates to iWork, a new app for teachers, and a new stylus…

New Apple iPad 2018 hands-on

From The Verge. The new Apple iPad has the same design and overall features as its predecessor, but has a new processor and support for the Apple Pencil. It will be available this week for $329 for consumers and $299 for educators. Dan Seifert reports from Apple’s education event in Chicago. Subscribe: https://goo.gl/G5RXGs Check out…

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S hands-on

From The Verge. The Mi Mix 2S is a iterative update to last year’s Mi Mix 2, with a new processor, camera, and wireless charging features. It will be available in China first, then coming to Xiaomi’s other global markets. But don’t expect it to show up in the US. Subscribe: https://goo.gl/G5RXGs Check out our…

Tablet vs laptop

From The Verge. So, what is a computer these days? It’s a good question when you consider how powerful some tablets have gotten, and when you see laptops with touchscreens and stylus pens. Senior Editor Lauren Goode makes an argument for why things like tactile keys and desktop software still matter. Subscribe: https://goo.gl/G5RXGs Check out…

Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica data scandal, explained

From The Verge. Cambridge Analytica improperly obtained data from as many as 50 million people. That’s put Mark Zuckerberg on the defensive. The Verge’s Silicon Valley editor Casey Newton reports. 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…

Is force closing apps bad for your phone?

From The Verge. Is force closing apps good for your phone? Is it actually bad for it? Circuit Breaker reporter Ashley Carman reports. 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