Google Pixel 3 event: start time, live blog, and live stream

Google Pixel 3 event: start time, live blog, and live stream

Google’s annual fall hardware event is just a few hours away, where the company is expected to announce a slate of devices that have so throughly leaked that some of them are already being sold in stores. But if you haven’t kept up with the rumor mill, Google is almost certainly announcing a new Pixel…
Why’d You Push That Button Season 3 starts on October 17th

Why’d You Push That Button Season 3 starts on October 17th

We’re back at it again. Why’d You Push That Button, The Verge’s podcast about all the choices technology forces us to make, is returning for a third season on October 17th. As usual, we’ll cover pressing issues of our time, like why you left your friends’ group chat, what it’s like to be an Instagram…
How Hurricane Michael became catastrophically strong overnight

How Hurricane Michael became catastrophically strong overnight

After intensifying overnight, Hurricane Michael is now pummeling the Florida Panhandle as a Category 4 storm — the strongest hurricane on record to ever strike the region. Hundreds of thousands of people have been ordered to evacuate as Michael’s winds top speeds of 155 miles per hour, NBC News reports. Storm surge is expected to…
Razer Phone 2 leak reveals light-up logo, wireless charging, and water resistance

Razer Phone 2 leak reveals light-up logo, wireless charging, and water resistance

The Razer Phone 2 is set to be announced later tonight at a keynote led by Razer CEO Min-Liang Tan. Previous leaks have shown that it will share a very similar design to the company’s original smartphone. And now, as reported by GSMArena, Amazon has prematurely revealed more details, with a now-pulled listing from Amazon…
David Wigg reveals how a film about Queen has captured Freddie Mercury’s swagger and vulnerability

David Wigg reveals how a film about Queen has captured Freddie Mercury’s swagger and...

Now THAT's a kind of magic: DAVID WIGG was a great friend of Freddie Mercury for 16 years, here he reveals how a blockbuster new film about Queen has captured all its frontman’s swagger and vulnerability David Wigg reveals how a new film brings Freddie Mercury (played by Rami Malek, pictured) back to life as…
Travel diary reveals Victorian honeymoon couple’s amazing trip

Travel diary reveals Victorian honeymoon couple’s amazing trip

From a Japanese tea party to camping on the Great Plains... travel diary reveals Victorian honeymoon couple's amazing nine-month-long round-the-world trip in 1893 A remarkable travel diary documenting the round-the-world honeymoon of a Victorian couple has emerged 125 years later.The hard-backed log is filled with 129 pages of Lily and Godfrey Armitage's handwritten account of…
Marine creatures are in decline at popular seaside spots due to pleasure boats

Marine creatures are in decline at popular seaside spots due to pleasure boats

The death of British seahorses: Beautiful creatures are dying out at popular seaside spots because pleasure boats are damaging the seagrass beds where they breed Native seahorses have all but disappeared from a popular British seaside spot because pleasure boats' anchors keep churning up their breeding grounds.The bay in Dorset is the only place where…
Sweeping tax cuts for workers would help in no deal Brexit, Sajid Javid told Cabinet

Sweeping tax cuts for workers would help in no deal Brexit, Sajid Javid told...

Sweeping tax cuts for workers and business would help the UK get through a no deal Brexit, Sajid Javid urged Cabinet in pitch to be leader Sajid Javid proposed sweeping tax cuts and cutting regulations to help Britain ride out a no deal Brexit at a special Cabinet meeting, it emerged today.The Home Secretary surprised…
Sergei Skripal was targeted because he was ‘still an active spy for FOUR intelligence agencies’

Sergei Skripal was targeted because he was ‘still an active spy for FOUR intelligence...

Novichok victim Sergei Skripal was targeted by assassins because he was ‘still an active spy for FOUR intelligence agencies’ A supposedly retired Russian double-agent was targeted for assassination in Salisbury because he was still active and working with MI6, it has been claimed.Sergei Skripal, 67, was poisoned alongside daughter Yulia, 33, in March this year…
The never-ending mess from America’s early nuclear tests

The never-ending mess from America’s early nuclear tests

The Hunters Point Shipyard in San Francisco is where ships irradiated by early nuclear testing in the Pacific were towed so they could be decontaminated. Now, people are trying to clean it up. But there’s been a lot of trouble along the way, like a case of ecological fraud that’s sent two people to prison,…