features

Here's why your hand sanitizer stinks

16-Jul-2020 03:35

The coronavirus pandemic has led to a flood of new hand sanitizer brands, but some don't smell very pleasant.

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hardware

Peacock unanswered questions: Amazon, Roku, 4K, profiles, downloads and more

16-Jul-2020 03:30

Peacock is here, but not all the features are ready on Day 1. Here's what we're still missing.

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reviews

Why Peacock and HBO Max aren’t on the biggest streaming platforms

16-Jul-2020 03:27

Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge

If a streaming service launches, but it’s not available on Roku or Fire TV, does it really launch at all?

Technically, yes — but not for a large percentage of the United States streaming market that uses Roku and Amazon Fire TV products to stream their entertainment. Backroom negotiations between media conglomerates and tech giants have kept some of the biggest streaming services from landing on these platforms. WarnerMedia’s is still missing both Roku and Fire TV apps, and this week, launched without them as well.

This means tens of millions of people are likely left confused about why they can’t stream these services on their core devices in their living room. It’s also a massive number of people that...

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hardware

Peacock is live: Prices, free trials, devices, shows and movies

16-Jul-2020 03:17

Peacock launched Wednesday with a free tier and premium free trials -- but you can't watch on Roku or Fire TV, and the Android app is hard to find. Here's everything you need to know.

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hardware

The 10 Best Pirates Who Sailed the Cinematic Seas

16-Jul-2020 03:15

It’s time to grab a shoulder of and sit down to hear the tale of a group of , who sailed the open seas () in search of fame, adventure, and of course a buttload of cash. These are our top 10 pirates we’ve seen on film so far. Enjoy, or walk the plank!

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news

Subaru and Lexus buyers are most loyal to brands, J.D. Power study says - Roadshow

16-Jul-2020 03:10

The latest Automotive Brand Loyalty Study shows it's becoming tougher for brands to coax buyers away from their rivals.

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features

Prototype Roller Coaster That Makes Riders Do Barrel Rolls Is a Next-Generation Puke Factory

16-Jul-2020 03:10

As with almost everything, the roller coaster wars, where theme parks across the country try to top each other with wilder attractions every Summer, were put on hold for 2020. But that hasn’t stopped coaster designers from continuing to toy with the laws of physics. If you love to spend your weekends vomiting, the

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reviews

Peacock's Android app is live, Google Play Store snafu hid it from searches

16-Jul-2020 03:07

Peacock's Android app went live, but was missing from Google Play Store search for hours, complicating Peacock's rollout with a major promo partner.

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hardware

Get a $35 Totallee phone case for free -- just pay shipping

16-Jul-2020 03:02

For a limited time, Totallee is giving away phone cases for an assortment of iPhone X, Pixel 3 and Galaxy phones.

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how-to

The best electric kettles for 2020

16-Jul-2020 03:01

Want hot water fast? One of these kettles will do the trick.

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