We’re liveblogging Apple’s WWDC 2018 event tomorrow at 10AM PT

Oh, hey! Did you enjoy this short holiday work week? Having a relaxing weekend? Good — because things are about to get busy. First thing tomorrow, Apple kicks off its annual developer conference, and Engadget will be doing what it…

After Math: You get what you pay for

It's been yet another sterling week for late-stage capitalism. Amazon is doing its best to ensure you never leave your house again, ASUS debuted a 20-core bitcoin miner, and Uganda is now charging its citizens to gossip online. But the…

The best extension cords

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Ben Heck’s Yobo NES portable

Every console should be portable, even the replicated ones. This is why Ben is taking apart a "Yobo NES" and designing an enclosure to see how small he can make it and still be able to play Nintendo Entertainment System…

Microsoft has discussed buying code giant GitHub

GitHub is practically a household name among developers looking to store, share and discuss code, but it's not in a great position when it's floundering in a bid to replace its outgoing CEO. And it appears that Microsoft might seize…

Fiat Chrysler will launch over 30 EVs and hybrids by 2022

Fiat Chrysler isn't exactly the first name that comes to mind when you think of electric cars. Where Ford, Volkswagen and other brands are basing their long-term roadmaps around EVs, Fiat Chrysler has been hesitant to make more than the…

A closer look at RED’s audacious Hydrogen One phone

In a van sitting between the high school from Pretty Little Liars and the Stars Hollow gazebo from Gilmore Girls, RED founder Jim Jannard takes out his smartphone — the Hydrogen One — and starts whipping through demos with me….

Google quietly killed its Android tablet web page (update: it’s back)

Next time you visit Google's official Android website, you might notice a tiny but important change. The tablet section, which used to occupy the space between "wear" and "TV" in the menu, no longer exists (*it's back now — please…

Trump nominates Geoffrey Starks as FCC Commissioner

It's now clear who will (likely) take FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn's seat now that she's stepping down. President Trump has signaled his intent to nominate Geoffrey Starks to fulfill the remainder of a five-year Commissioner term that began on Ju…

Spotify hip-hop programming head leaves for YouTube

YouTube's latest streaming music initiative may be off to a rough start, but it's determined to step up its game. The service has confirmed months-long rumors that it hired Spotify's hip-hop programming head Tuma Basa (pictured at left) to become…