How to customize your iPhone’s app icons

Sep 22, 2022

Skip to main content / By creating your own icons from photos or other art, you can add your individual style to your homepage Updated Sep 21, 2022, 8:55 PM UTC | If you buy something from a Verge link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement. Illustration by Samar Haddad / The Verge Have you ever wanted to make your iPhone your own, with your individualized style and flair? Sure, you can change your homescreen wallpaper. But if you re ...read more

Apple likely ignored keyboard haptics for years due to battery concerns

Sep 22, 2022

Keyboard haptic 'might affect the battery life of your iPhone,' says Apple For years now, iPhone users have had to replace the satisfaction of using a haptic keyboard with the joyless click-clack keyboard sound. Finally, with iOS 16, Apple did introduce haptic feedback for keyboards to add a tactile feel to typing, but what took the company so long? A new Apple support document spotted by 9to5Mac might offer some clues. The support document, titled “Change how your iPhone keyb ...read more

ROG Zephyrus Duo 16 Review: A gaming enthusiast’s dream machine

Sep 22, 2022

When it comes to the pinnacle of today’s gaming laptops, ASUS ROG’s Zephyrus Duo line undoubtedly receives a lot of votes from gamers. In addition to being outfitted with the most cutting-edge hardware available, it also has a dual screen as a key feature that has everyone in awe of its durability and appreciation of its uniqueness. Top gamers only pay attention to “fancy” gaming equipment, therefore ROG’s dual-screen gaming notebook is the ideal example of this level. And afte ...read more

Ted Lasso and AFC Richmond are heading to FIFA 23

Sep 22, 2022

Apple TV+’s Ted Lasso is coming to EA Vancouver-developed FIFA 23. Specifically, Dani Rojas, Sam Obisanya, Roy Kent and the rest of the AFC Richmond English football club will be featured in EA Vancouver’s upcoming sports game. EA and Warner Bros announced the crossover, and you’ll be able to even have Lasso (Jason Sudeikis) as a manager in Career Mode for AFC Richmond or on another team. You can also create your own character and join the AFC Richmond team. FIFA 24 launches Septem ...read more

Larry Page’s flying car startup Kitty Hawk is shutting down

Sep 21, 2022

Skip to main content / Funded by Google co-founder Larry Page, Kitty Hawk promised small electric flying vehicles designed for recreation and transportation — but in the years since its 2017 reveal, it hasn’t delivered any of them. Sep 21, 2022, 10:23 PM UTC | Heaviside was Kitty Hawk’s last eVTOL in development. Image: Kitty Hawk Kitty Hawk, the ambitious “flying car” startup funded by Google co-founder Larry Page, is winding down, which th ...read more

Amazon unveils a ‘thinner, lighter and faster’ Fire HD 8 tablet

Sep 21, 2022

Amazon Canada announced that it’s releasing a new version of its Fire HD 8 tablet. As the name suggests, the new tablet features an eight-inch HD display and runs on an updated Hexa-core processor, up from its predecessor’s quad-core processor, resulting in a 30 percent faster experience. The display is made with a strengthened aluminosilicate glass, which according to Amazon, makes the new Fire HD 8 tablet twice as durable as the iPad mini in tumble test. iPads aren’t necessarily known f ...read more

Google’s making it even easier to remove your personal info from search

Sep 21, 2022

Google’s “Results about you” tool, meant to simplify the process of removing search results that contain personally identifying information, is starting to roll out to some users, according to a report from 9to5Google . Google announced the feature earlier this year during its I/O conference, saying that it’d be coming to the Google app. Google already had a way to remove search results that contained your home address, email address, or phone number, along with a host of other types of ...read more

Telus defends credit card fee application as interventions surpass 4,000

Sep 21, 2022

Telus wants to charge customers who pay their bills with credit cards a 1.5 percent surcharge Telus says the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) has no reason to reject its application to introduce a credit card processing fee. Responding to thousands of interventions, Telus says it should be able to recover costs it incurs from customers utilizing Mastercard or Visa to pay their bills. Come October 6th, as a result of a settlement with the credit c ...read more

How to customize your iPhone’s app icons

Sep 21, 2022

Skip to main content / By creating your own icons from photos or other art, you can add your individual style to your homepage Updated Sep 21, 2022, 8:55 PM UTC | If you buy something from a Verge link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement. Illustration by Samar Haddad / The Verge Have you ever wanted to make your iPhone your own, with your individualized style and flair? Sure, you can change your homescreen wallpaper. But if you re ...read more

Xbox September update adds library revamp, home button colour customization

Sep 21, 2022

Xbox has started rolling out its September system update. To start, the update adds the ability to customize the colour of the Xbox button on your controller. You’ll be able to choose from a variety of hues that mix red, blue and green LEDs. To change colours, visit the Xbox Accessories app on your Xbox console or Windows PC while your controller is connected. Next up is a revamp of the games library. Now, the ‘Full library view’ in ‘My games and apps’ has been streamlined to give yo ...read more