Day: September 9, 2020

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 review: an extravagant success
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Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 review: an extravagant success

If you buy something from a Verge link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement. It’s a weird sort of relief to be reviewing the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2. Depending on how you count, it’s either the second, third, or even fourth iteration of Samsung’s folding phone design. The first was…

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Lenovo’s IdeaPad Slim 7 is a showcase for AMD’s distinctive new processor
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Lenovo’s IdeaPad Slim 7 is a showcase for AMD’s distinctive new processor

AMD has started a laptop revolution. For evidence, just look to The Verge’s Instagram account. “No Ryzen no buy,” reads the most-liked comment on a recent photo of the Intel-powered Lenovo Legion 5i. “If it’s INTEL no point of purchasing it,” reads the second comment down. There’s no doubt about it: the Ryzen 4000 series…

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As Amnesia: The Sunless Descent turns 10, let’s adore its hissing cockroaches
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As Amnesia: The Sunless Descent turns 10, let’s adore its hissing cockroaches

Early in the coronavirus pandemic, during the ambient dread of New York’s locked-down spring, I realized that I couldn’t put words in a coherent order. I built virtual spaces instead. That’s how I fell in love with the cockroaches from one of my favorite horror games. I’m talking about Amnesia: The Dark Descent, an adventure…

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Trump’s most up-to-date attack on Share 230 is de facto about censoring speech
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Trump’s most up-to-date attack on Share 230 is de facto about censoring speech

One aspect of the 2020 presidential campaign that isn’t much discussed is the fact that both candidates want to end the internet as we know it. Both President Trump and Joe Biden have called for the end of Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, which protects tech companies in most cases when their users…

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