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Tesla pulled its latest ‘Full Self Driving’ beta after testers complained about false crash warnings
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Tesla pulled its latest ‘Full Self Driving’ beta after testers complained about false crash warnings

Tesla’s decision to test its “Full Self Driving” advanced driver assistance software with untrained vehicle owners on public roads has attracted scrutiny and criticism, and that was before this latest release. Version 10.3 began rolling out on Saturday night / Sunday morning with a long list of release notes. The list mentions changes starting with...

Tesla quietly raises prices on four of its EVs
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Tesla quietly raises prices on four of its EVs

Tesla quietly raised prices of four of its electric vehicles this weekend, a few days after the automaker announced a record $1.6 billion profit in its third quarter. First reported by Electrek, the base Model 3 and Model Y electric vehicles are each priced $2,000 higher, at $43,990 and $56,990 respectively. In addition, the base...

New trailers: King Richard, Uncharted, Ozark, and more
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New trailers: King Richard, Uncharted, Ozark, and more

Succession is back, thank goodness, and with it the awkward bravado of Kendall Roy, who would like his Twitter to be off the hook and whose plan to take over his family’s empire is essentially a series of hashtaggable platitudes. Still the squirmiest show on streaming! Here’s this week’s trailers roundup: [embedded content] King Richard...

Estimated ship times for preorders of new MacBook Pro models now into late November, early December
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Estimated ship times for preorders of new MacBook Pro models now into late November, early December

Shipping estimates on the Apple Store for new 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro pre-orders have started sliding into late November and early December. As of Sunday morning, estimates for the standard configurations of the 14-inch MacBook Pro were showing delivery dates between November 16th and 23rd. Customizing a 14-inch Pro could push the estimated delivery...

Clubhouse will soon let you pin links to the top of rooms
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Clubhouse will soon let you pin links to the top of rooms

Clubhouse is making it possible for people to share outside links and monetize their work on the platform. Today at The Verge’s On The Verge event, Clubhouse CEO Paul Davison and global head of marketing Maya Watson announced a new pinned links feature, which allows moderators to place outside links at the top of a...

Get a year of PlayStation Plus for just $39 this weekend
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Get a year of PlayStation Plus for just $39 this weekend

For this weekend, you can get a whole year of Playstation Plus at Eneba for just $39 by using the code 365USVERGE at checkout. Anyone who owns a PlayStation 4 or PlayStation 5 should consider becoming a PlayStation Plus subscriber. By becoming one, you get access to a variety of perks, including online multiplayer, cloud...

Get a year of PlayStation Plus for just $37 this weekend
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Get a year of PlayStation Plus for just $37 this weekend

For this weekend, you can get a whole year of Playstation Plus at Eneba for just $37 by using the code 365USVERGE at checkout. Anyone who owns a PlayStation 4 or PlayStation 5 should consider becoming a PlayStation Plus subscriber. By becoming one, you get access to a variety of perks, including online multiplayer, cloud...

Twitter’s research shows that its algorithm favors conservative views
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Twitter’s research shows that its algorithm favors conservative views

A post on Twitter’s blog reveals that Twitter’s algorithm promotes right-leaning content more often than left — but the reasons for that remain unclear. The findings drew from an internal study on Twitter’s algorithmic amplification of political content. During the study, Twitter looked at millions of tweets posted between April 1st and August 15th, 2020....

Overwatch’s cowboy hero has a new name: Cole Cassidy
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Overwatch’s cowboy hero has a new name: Cole Cassidy

Jesse McCree, Overwatch’s cowboy hero, has been renamed Cole Cassidy. The name change is part of a number of updates Blizzard is making to its games to remove references to problematic people or themes that have come to light in the wake of several discrimination and harassment suits filed against the company. Last month, World...