Fortnite maker Epic Video games buys video chat app Houseparty

Fortnite maker Epic Video games buys video chat app Houseparty 1

The group video chat app Houseparty has been acquired by Epic Games, the company behind Fortnite. Houseparty had recently begun moving into gaming with features like integrated games and screen sharing, and the company said earlier this year that people are already using the app to chat with friends while playing Fortnite. Epic didn’t detail […]

Fortnite maker Epic Video games buys video chat app Houseparty

Fortnite maker Epic Video games buys video chat app Houseparty 2

The group video chat app Houseparty has been acquired by Epic Games, the company behind Fortnite. Houseparty had recently begun moving into gaming with features like integrated games and screen sharing, and the company said earlier this year that people are already using the app to chat with friends while playing Fortnite. Epic didn’t detail […]

Your complete Samsung Galaxy S10 lineup is $200 off at B&H Photograph

Your complete Samsung Galaxy S10 lineup is $200 off at B&H Photograph 9

This article is part of a series of articles titled Only the best deals on Verge-approved gadgets get the Good Deals stamp of approval, so if you’re looking for a deal on your next gadget or gift from major retailers like Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, Target, and more, this is the place to be. Rapida […]

The complete Samsung Galaxy S10 lineup is $200 off at B&H Photograph

The complete Samsung Galaxy S10 lineup is $200 off at B&H Photograph 10

This article is part of a series of articles titled Only the best deals on Verge-approved gadgets get the Good Deals stamp of approval, so if you’re looking for a deal on your next gadget or gift from major retailers like Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, Target, and more, this is the place to be. Rapida […]

Your complete Samsung Galaxy S10 lineup is $200 off at B&H Photograph

Your complete Samsung Galaxy S10 lineup is $200 off at B&H Photograph 11

This article is part of a series of articles titled Only the best deals on Verge-approved gadgets get the Good Deals stamp of approval, so if you’re looking for a deal on your next gadget or gift from major retailers like Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, Target, and more, this is the place to be. Rapida […]

Easy methods to switch previous Android apps into a brand new cellphone

Easy methods to switch previous Android apps into a brand new cellphone 13

Phone apps are funny things. You install ‘em with a couple of quick clicks from the Play Store, but you never actually see the associated files or have direct access to what’s downloaded. In the name of simplicity, our modern mobile operating systems have covered up the ugly inner workings of app installation and taken […]

The way to switch previous Android apps into a brand new telephone

The way to switch previous Android apps into a brand new telephone 15

Phone apps are funny things. You install ‘em with a couple of quick clicks from the Play Store, but you never actually see the associated files or have direct access to what’s downloaded. In the name of simplicity, our modern mobile operating systems have covered up the ugly inner workings of app installation and taken […]

Right here’s the letter Google CEO Sundar Pichai despatched to LGBTQ workers

Right here’s the letter Google CEO Sundar Pichai despatched to LGBTQ workers 24

In an internal email shared with The Verge, Google CEO Sundar Pichai said that YouTube is taking a “hard look” at its harassment policies and will consult “many groups, including people who have themselves experienced harassment,” as well as Google employee resource groups. During a meeting on Tuesday, Pichai, YouTube product and design SVP Neal […]

LaLiga’s app listened in on followers to catch bars illegally streaming soccer

LaLiga’s app listened in on followers to catch bars illegally streaming soccer 25

Spain’s data protection agency has fined the country’s soccer league, LaLiga, €250,000 (about $280,000) for allegedly violating EU data privacy and transparency laws. The app, which is used for keeping track of games and stats, was using the phone’s microphone and GPS to track bars illegally streaming soccer games, Spanish newspaper El País reported. Using […]

That is Google’s Pixel 4

That is Google’s Pixel 4 26

Google just tweeted an image of the Pixel 4, a smartphone that the company isn’t expected to ship until October. The tweet comes after renders of the device were published in recent days, revealing a change in design language from Google’s previous devices. “Wait ‘til you see what it can do,” the Pixel team tweeted. […]

Google and Apple are ushering in an period of ugly sq. cellphone cameras

Google and Apple are ushering in an period of ugly sq. cellphone cameras 30

Google’s official reveal of the Pixel 4’s design confirmed the leaks: much like Apple’s rumored iPhone 11, the Pixel 4 is set to feature a massive, square-shaped camera module on the back. With both Apple and Google now on board, it seems that giant, postage-stamp-sized camera bumps are officially set to be the latest design […]