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The best headphones deals of Amazon Prime Day

Find the sound you’ve been longing for<p>Vox Media has affiliate partnerships. These do not influence editorial content, though Vox Media may earn commissions for products purchased via affiliate links. For more information, see our ethics policy.<p>Finding cheap headphones is easy enough, but the best …

Headphones

The best Amazon Prime Day 2018 deals and sales are right here

Looking for the best Amazon Prime Day sales? You've come to the right place. We'll be updating this post throughout Prime Day with all the best deals …

Mobile Technology

Incredible black-and-white photos capture the beauty of Mexico's underwater world

Scuba Diving

Tesla Model 3 rollover crash shows its real-world safety

While Tesla's Model 3 should be a safe car (this isn't the company's first try), it's hard not to feel nervous. Without official crash test results, how do you know how resilient it really is? Apparently, it's tougher than you might think. Reddit user StapleGun has recounted what might be the first …

Tesla Model 3

New South African Telescope Releases Epic Image of the Galactic Center

You’re looking at the center of our galactic home, the Milky Way, as imaged by 64 radio telescopes in the South African wilderness.<p>Scientists …

Universe

Report: Apple's iPhone 6 has the highest failure rate among iPhones -- but Samsung is worse

A recent study of the past five years’ worth of iPhone releases saw that the iPhone 6 was, hands down, the worst Apple handset release in recent memory. Both the iPhone 6 and 6s models (regular and Plus) topped the chart of least reliable Apple handsets, according to the <i>“State of Mobile Device</i> …

Mobile Technology

First impressions of the new 15-inch MacBook Pro

It’s a MacBook, alright<p>The new MacBook Pro keyboards are quieter.<p>We’ve had a top-of-the-line 15-inch MacBook Pro review unit in hand for an hour or two, and in that time, that’s the main thing I can tell you.<p>I’ll give you a few more impressions, of course, but “pro” machines require quite a bit of …

MacBook Pro

An Amazing Airplane Engine Powered Motorcycle Sporting Hubless Wheels and True Sci-Fi Style

Former F1 racer and designer Taso Marques has created the TMC Dumont, an incredibly sleek, low-to-the-ground motorcycle that sports an airplane …

Motorcycles

Apple just discontinued the only MacBook Pro worth buying

The post-2016 MacBook Pro could — quite generously, I think — be described as a “shower of shit.” I’m still not exactly sure what Apple was thinking when it shipped a laptop with no USB-A ports and a keyboard that doesn’t actually work.<p>They’re <i>bad</i>, but until recently, those wedded to Apple’s …

MacBook Pro

The 15th-anniversary Infobar is a beautiful Japanese Android feature phone

I’ve waxed lyrical over KDDI’s gorgeous, Japan-exclusive Infobar series of phones in <i>The Verge</i>’s figurative pages before, and the first model in three years was just announced: this is the Infobar XV. As the name alludes to, it’s actually an anniversary phone, celebrating a decade and a half since …

Mobile Technology

The next-gen Apple Watch is poised to be an even bigger upgrade than we expected

The original incarnation of the Apple Watch was certainly novel and ambitious, but there’s no disputing that the device had its fair share of …

Smartwatches

You’ve never seen an iPhone X that looks quite like this

The iPhone X that Apple released to commemorate the tenth anniversary of its first-generation smartphone is a complete reimagining of the iPhone …

Mobile Technology

Pluto and Charon Shine in Most Detailed Topographical Maps Ever

New research showcasing the dramatic topography of Pluto and its moon Charon should help scientists better guess what forces have shaped them.<p>The New …

Solar System

This is probably the only Samsung tablet worth buying this year

If you’re in the business of buying Android tablets, then you should hang on to your hard-earned money for a few more weeks, as Samsung is about to …

Mobile Technology

NASA wants to train the James Webb Space Telescope on gas giants before searching for habitable worlds

When NASA finally sends its mega-powerful James Webb Space Telescope it will be the end of a long and troubled road, but it will also be the …

Universe

AirPlay 2 makes Sonos the best audio option for most iPhone owners

For a long time, Sonos was only capable of streaming music to its speakers through a proprietary app, but that's changed in the last few years. After working with music services like Spotify and Pandora, users can stay in those apps and stream music straight to your Sonos setup. That hasn't been …

Smart Homes

This prototype chainless bike suggests the future of cycling could be ceramic

Previous Next<p>1 of 9<p>The future of cycling may just have been revealed at Eurobike, an annual cycling trade show that is taking place right now in …

Commuting

Lunar mystery solved by recovery of lost Apollo mission tapes

<b>(CNN) —</b> NASA's Apollo missions in the 1960s and '70s served not only to land Americans on the lunar surface but to answer key questions about the moon that could be answered only by going there.<p>As often happens, those answers sometimes stirred up more questions -- or, as in this case, an abiding …

Space Science

Big Luxe: Every Full-Size Luxury Car Ranked from Worst to Best

Audi

Here Are 10 Lightroom Tips You Really Should Know, According to Peter McKinnon

Lightroom tutorials are a well you can return to again and again because there’s so much to learn about this complex and crucial imaging program. …

Tutorials

Watch This Guy Plead His Case for Legal 'Genital Massages' to a City Council

"If someone wants to yank a guy's crank, I say let 'em."<p>City council meetings are unique slices of hell. They are an opportunity for city residents to come together to bitch and moan and drone on about various minor issues plaguing the community, from potholes to taxes to their neighbors' …

City Politics

What I Tell My Friends Who Ask Me What Digital Camera to Buy

All for less than $1,000.<p>I grew up taking pictures and making videos, I went to film school, and I’ve kept on snapping away in the years after …

Cameras

New Data Has Captured Strange Space Sounds Between Saturn And Its Moon Enceladus

Plasma waves that were captured between Saturn and Enceladus by the Cassini probe were converted to a very eerie audio recording.<p>Astronomers have …

Astronomy

Nikon's P1000 takes the superzoom crown with a beastly 125X lens

Nikon already holds the superzoom title with the 2,000mm (83X zoom) equivalent P900, but it hasn't been sitting on its haunches. It just unveiled the CoolPix P1000 with a 24-3,000mm f/2.8-8 lens (35mm equivalent), offering an astonishing zoom range of 125X. That will let you capture closeups of …

Cameras

NASA's Voyager-1 Spacecraft Opens Door On New Way To Look For Dark Matter

NASA’s Voyager-1 spacecraft, now cruising through the local interstellar medium, has sent back pristine cosmic ray data allowing researchers to set new limits on the cosmos’ exotic dark matter.<p>Analysis of the 40-year-old spacecraft’s cosmic ray detections out beyond the heliopause — where the solar …

Dark Matter

Apple’s Next iPhone Could Spell Big Trouble for AT&T and Others

By<p>July 10, 2018 2:03 p.m. ET<p>The next model of <b>Apple</b>’s (AAPL) <b>iPhone</b>, expected this fall, may have a surprise that’s more profound than a rumored <b>orange</b> …

Cellular Networks

Why graphene hasn’t taken over the world...yet

Is it really almost here, or is it another promise that is perpetually just one more breakthrough away?<p>Perhaps you’ve heard of graphene, a form of carbon that could bring us bulletproof armor and space elevators, improve medicine, and make the internet run faster — some day. For the past 15 years, …

Graphene

On the 10th anniversary of the App store, it’s time to delete most of your apps

Unused apps on your phone can do more harm than simply taking up space.<p>“This is a catastrophe,” my wife said—slightly horrified—as she swiped through page after page of apps on my phone. “Why do you even have most of these?” It’s a good question.<p>It’s hard to believe that just a decade ago, the App …

Apps

Your iPhone or iPad probably indicates you’re well off

Researchers investigating differences between groups of Americans have an interesting observation: owning an iOS device is the <i>best</i> indicator that someone is in one of the top income brackets. Even better than using Grey Poupon.<p>They are trying to discover whether rich and poor, white and minority, …

University of Chicago

Microsoft teases new Surface unveiling for tomorrow

All signs point towards a cheaper and smaller Surface<p>Microsoft appears to be teasing a new Surface device announcement for tomorrow. “Where will Surface go next?” asks the official Twitter account for Surface, with a cryptic image attached. The image shows the current Surface lineup with a date of …

Tablets