The best iPhone 8 cases and iPhone 8…

An iPhone 8 case is crucial for protecting your new phone, as glass-backed handsets won't always survive a drop without cracking or smashing. Given the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus were Apple's first smartphones…

‘Our product is used on occasion to kill…

Palantir CEO Alex Karp told Axios there are times when he's questioned the ethics of the company's business. Palantir is a Silicon Valley-based data firm which has been protested in the past for its work…

There’s an actual science to good Instagram photos

Social media managers, aspiring influencers, and individual users are all seeking that winning combination of composition, lighting, color, and subject matter that will drive up likes, followers, and click-through rates on Instagram. But what is…

Scandit raises $80M as COVID-19 drives demand for…

Enterprise barcode scanner company Scandit has closed an $80 million Series C round, led by Silicon Valley VC firm G2VP. Atomico, GV, Kreos, NGP Capital, Salesforce Ventures and Swisscom Ventures also participated in the round…

Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield answers your messages

Verge editor-in-chief Nilay Patel talks to Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield about remote working, competition with Microsoft, and the way technology changes how we communicate. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Here’s what we have to do to show…

The moonshot program to come up with a vaccine against covid-19 is advancing faster than anyone could have hoped. At least four experimental vaccines have been shown to protect monkeys, and three of those are…

How to Look Better on Zoom (and Other…

More professional (and personal) interactions are happening via Zoom and other video-calling apps, and it doesn’t look like that’ll be changing anytime soon. The same as an in-person meeting or date, it’s important to look…

Working from home for a while? Here’s how…

Zac Freeland/Vox VPNs, anti-malware, and good cyber hygiene will help prevent viruses and phishing attempts from penetrating your home office. Alice M., who works as a benefits manager for a health insurance company, primarily used…

Ramsey Malware

A new malware, called Ramsey, can jump air gaps: ESET said they've been able to track down three different versions of the Ramsay malware, one compiled in September 2019 (Ramsay v1), and two others in…

Security 101: Cross-Site Scripting

Cross-site scripting has been around longer than most security professionals have been on the job. Why is it still such an issue when we've known about it for so long?