The Verge

  • !VW is building an electric racecar to try and break a record
    Intent on becoming a major producer of electric vehicles in the next decade, Volkswagen is already plotting to show off its abilities in the field by trying to break a racing record.VW said on Thursday that it will build an electric racecar with the…
    - 13 mins ago 19 Oct 17, 2:17pm -
  • !Watch this autonomous bulldozer excavate dirt without a human operator
    We have self-driving cars, self-driving trucks, self-driving boats, and self-driving buses, so it was only a matter of time before we got self-driving bulldozers. Built Robotics is a new company coming out of stealth today that aims to disrupt the $…
    - 19 mins ago 19 Oct 17, 2:11pm -
  • !Saber is a rugged portable battery that can fully charge a laptop twice
    A relatively new commercial battery company with expats from Tesla, SpaceX, Amazon, and Faraday Future wants to put an end to searching for wall outlets with a new power brick called Saber. Saber is a 2.2-pound portable lithium-ion battery with 86 wa…
    - 30 mins ago 19 Oct 17, 2:00pm -
  • !Tragedy Girls is a lazy attempt at horror satire, redeemed only by how weird it is
    This fall, The Verge is making a choice. The choice is fear! We’ve decided to embrace the season by taking in as many new horror movies as possible and reporting back on which ones are worth your time. We’re calling this series Hold My Hand, as w…
    - 31 mins ago 19 Oct 17, 1:59pm -
  • !August’s third-generation smart lock is uncomplicated and cheap
    Much like Nest did a few weeks ago with its Thermostat E, August has begun offering a cheaper version of its flagship product with a fresh design. August’s new third-generation Smart Lock has moved away from the circular design that it was known f…
    - 1 hour ago 19 Oct 17, 1:30pm -

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