Despite the thaw with Havana, US tourists are still officially banned by their own government but if your trip is a ‘people-to-people’ exchange you could be in luck When the first American ferries dock
Chris Rock’s economic bombshell: What his “riots in the streets” prediction says about the American Dream
Chris Rock (AP/Victoria Will) Comedian reveals what it means to be rich today — and how little the average American really understands about it December 3, 2014 11:45pm (UTC) I’ve already written a bit
The subject of body cameras was thrust into the spotlight again Wednesday after a grand jury decided not to indict New York City Police Officer Daniel Pantaleo in the death of Eric Garner, who died after
(CNN) -- What started as an expose of the harassment women face in public has turned into fodder for death- and rape threats against the woman in the viral video. "There are people who've said a lot of
If you hate comic-book movies, it might be a good idea to stay away from multiplexes for the next five years. Warner/DC has just announced its own slate of 10 interlinked superhero films, while 20th Century
A lot of products come out each week — we don't highlight all of them, but all of them make it into The Verge Database. In Spec Sheet, a weekly series, we survey the latest product entries to keep track
In the first week of July, Jay Shore got bad news. U.S. Bank and Chase informed him they were closing the accounts for his company, Coinabul, a San Diego-based precious metals buyer that sells silver gold
In it, he gives his fullest explanation for why he's stepping down as CEO of Microsoft. It sounds like Ballmer decided it was time to leave after getting a certain amount of nudging from his board members.
When Google Now first arrived with Android 4.1, many folks referred to it as the Google alternative to SIRI. In reality, Google Now is much more than just a simple digital assistant, levering the full
Despite recent successes in the field, creating a quantum computer is really hard. For one thing quantum bits in a super positioned state (or qubits, the basic unit of data for quantum computing) have
SAN FRANCISCO — Snapchat is not even 3 years old. It's run by a couple of twentysomethings with no prior business experience. And it has never made a cent. Yet investors are fighting for the opportunity
The online video site Hulu once had ambitions of ushering in the future of television by shaking up the status quo. But under its new management, the site will throw off its old mantle of TV disrupter
ZTE Corp has the U.S. Congress to thank for its higher international profile in 2012 as lawmakers turned up the heat on Chinese suppliers of telecoms equipment, alleging security risks. Separate revelations
Remember that Reuters report floated last month that Intel might start fabricating ARM chips for Apple? It’s not going to happen, says no lesser authority on the matter than Intel CEO Paul Otellini. Asked
Owners of Sony's Xperia S tablet will finally get a crack at Android 4.1.1, aka Jelly Bean, early today. Sony expects to push the update to its production server sometime between 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.