Apple reportedly not supporting the GOP convention over Trump

Apple will reportedly not provide support or funding for the Republican National Convention due to Donald Trump’s rhetoric. Sources tell Politico that, unlike Google, Microsoft, and Facebook, the company won’t provide money or hardware for the event next month, pointing toward the sexist, racist, and xenophobic statements Trump has made throughout …

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This is your next jam: Danny Brown, Phantogram, and more

Welcome back to The Verge’s weekly musical roundup. I’m Jamieson, I’m still your host, and I always get a little bummed out when the summer solstice is within reach. Am I the only one who starts feeling this way? I look at the calendar and realize the days aren’t going …

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These Are the Best Donald Trump Parody Twitter Accounts

Satirizing Donald Trump’s tweets is so beloved an Internet pastime that Twitter teems with parody accounts doing it. We’ve rounded up some of our favorites, so dive right in for snark, D&D, and combover humor. And remember, none of this would be possible without @realDonaldTrump for inspiration. Sad! @Writeintrump First …

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No Man's Sky can keep its name after developer settles with Sky TV

No Man’s Sky, the hotly anticipated adventure game due out this summer, won’t suffer a last-minute name change. Hello Games founder Sean Murray tweeted last night that the company had just settled with Sky, the UK’s largest pay-TV broadcaster. Murray didn’t state what the terms of the settlement are, but …

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Cryptocurrency hacker says stolen $53 million is legally his

One day after $53 million abruptly disappeared from an experimental cryptocurrency project, a note appearing to be from the attacker has surfaced on PasteBin, claiming that the money drained from the system is now legally his. The attacker withdrew the money by exploiting a contract bug in the code of …

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The Right Way to Write About the Volcanic Apocalypse

The world wide web is a tricky place. There are many, many (many) places you can get information, and the quality of said information runs from fine organic truffles harvested sustainable to a giant pile of rotting whale carcass. Now, how do you sift through these sources—and if you are a …

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A $50 Million Hack Just Showed That the DAO Was All Too Human

Sometime in the wee hours Friday, a thief made off with $50 million of virtual currency. The victims are investors in a strange fund called the DAO, or Decentralized Autonomous Organization, who poured more than $150 million of a bitcoin-style currency called Ether into the project. Code was supposed to …

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The best moments from Apple's huge developers conference

We were live at Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) on Monday where CEO Tim Cook and company rolled out new software features for its smartwatch and steaming TV device. We live-blogged the entire show from the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, bringing you all of the news …

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