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  • Vergecast 203: Introducing Circuit Breaker, Google hardware, and the next Apple Watch

    Fri 10:30am
    With Nilay out, Dieter brings in the editor of Circuit Breaker, Paul Miller, and news editor Jake Kastrenakes to discuss this week in tech. Racked senior reporter Nicola Fumo engages the hype matrix in this week's episode of Vergecast.
  • Vergecast 202: Purple Macbook

    Apr 22, 2016, 11:17 am
    This week on Vergecast, Nilay, Dieter, Adi, and Nicola discuss the legacy of Prince, the new MacBook, and the mystery of Magic Leap. Also Nilay talks with Professor Randal Picker of University of Chicago Law School to explain Google's antirust charges from the…
  • Vergecast 201: Facebook in space

    Apr 15, 2016, 9:33 am
    Nilay and Dieter bring back science reporter Loren Grush to take on this week's news in science and tech; discussing Facebook's F8 developer conference, SpaceX, and Telsa's Model S. Racked senior reporter Nicola Fumo engineers the hype matrix once again for…
  • Vergecast 200: Reunion

    Apr 7, 2016, 6:06 pm
    Happy 200! Hear the uncut and unscripted episode featuring Nilay Patel, Dieter Bohn, and special guests Joanna Stern, Paul Miller, Chris Ziegler, and Ross Miller as they reminisce about the early days of The Verge and also talk tech news today. This is an…
  • Vergecast 199: Juice responsibly

    Apr 1, 2016, 12:07 pm
    This week on the Vergecast, Nilay, Dieter, Jake, and Nicola review the reviews! The iPad Pro 9.7, Soundcloud Go, and the Microsoft Build developer conference; with much talk about bots. We're covering all the top tech news so if you liked what you read this…
  • Vergecast 198: Is kale more interesting than the iPhone SE?

    Mar 25, 2016, 10:06 am
    This week on Vergecast, Nilay and Dieter bring in news editor Jake Kastrenakes to discuss happenings at the Apple event this week as well as Vizio's new products and initiatives. Racked style editor Nicola Fumo again joins us to helm the hype matrix.
  • Vergecast 197: Team Spherical

    Mar 18, 2016, 10:10 am
    This week on the Vergecast, Nilay welcomes some of our video team: producer Tre Shallowhorn, directors Tom Connors and Miriam Nielsen, and creative director James Bareham, to discuss the process of developing our 360 video interview with Michelle Obama and…
  • Vergecast 196: Walk of life

    Mar 11, 2016, 8:34 am
    This week on Vergecast, Nilay and Dieter are joined by news editor Jake Kastrenakes; discussing Google's Android N, Samsung's Galaxy S7, as well as science reporter/space cadet Loren Grush to talk Blue Origin and other space news.
  • Vergecast 195: VR, Amazon Echo, and more VR

    Mar 4, 2016, 11:27 am
    Nilay and Dieter are joined by senior reporter Adi Robertson to talk VR technology and fan favorite: Amazon Echo. Racked style editor Nicola Fumo operates the hype matrix once again in this week's episode of Vergecast!
  • Vergecast 194: Cut the night

    Feb 26, 2016, 10:01 am
    Another week of Vergecast and we have SO much to talk about so we extended the episode to 90 minutes…and then some.Mobile World Congress just wrapped up so Nilay, Dieter, and news editor Jake Kastrenakes are here to analyze the coverage.…
  • Vergecast 193: Encryption in the hype matrix

    Feb 19, 2016, 11:06 am
    This week on Vergecast, Nilay returns, bringing in business editor Ben Popper to unfold his feature on public schools’ initiative to bring Chromebooks into classrooms. Reporter Russell Brandom joins to discuss the timely debate on encryption in light of this…
  • Vergecast 192: TLOP: The Love of Physics

    Feb 12, 2016, 9:45 am
    This week on the Vergecast, with Dieter, Nilay, and Nicola missing we have put together an alternative cast featuring Chris Ziegler, Sean O'Kane, and Loren Grush, with video director Mark Linsangan and social video reporter Kirsten Frisina discussing the news…
  • Vergecast 191: Morning Computer

    Feb 5, 2016, 12:58 pm
    This week on The Vergecast, Dieter and Nilay are joined by Dan Seifert and Racked style editor Nicola Fumo to discuss the iPad air 3, Amazon Echo features, the new Uber logo, Apple software and lots more. Also, what would happen if ALF and Urkel met?
  • Vergecast 190: Brain gotta get there

    Jan 29, 2016, 9:35 am
    This week on The Vergecast, Nilay Patel and Dieter Bohn are joined by Lauren Goode and Racked style editor Nicola Fumo.
  • Vergecast 189: Pain is Available at 6

    Jan 22, 2016, 10:52 am
    This week on The Vergecast, Nilay Patel and Dieter Bohn are joined by Jake Kastrenakes and Racked style editor Nicola Fumo to talk about T-Pain, T-Pain's house, and Apple's new set of music making apps.
  • Vergecast 188: Facist papa color

    Jan 15, 2016, 1:51 pm
    This week on The Vergecast, Dieter Bohn is joined by Emily Yoshida, Nicola Fumo, and Sean O'Kane as the panel checks in for the first time since CES 2016. The topics of discussion include the 2016 Detroit Auto Show, Oscar nominations, and bad tech fashion.
  • Vergecast 187: CES 2016 Day 4

    Jan 9, 2016, 10:03 am
    Today on The Vergecast, Nilay, Dieter, Casey, and Nicola gather together one more time at CES 2016 and chat about what they saw, what they learned, and what is next to come post-CES.
  • Vergecast 186: CES 2016 Day 3

    Jan 8, 2016, 11:46 am
    Today on The Vergecast, Nilay Patel and Dieter Bohn are joined by Nicola Fumo, Vlad Savov and Kirsten Frisina to discuss CES 2016.
  • Vergecast 185: CES 2016 Day 2

    Jan 7, 2016, 10:47 am
    On Day 2, Nilay Patel and Dieter Bohn are joined by some familiar faces as Joanna Stern and Sam Sheffer return to talk about CES.
  • Vergecast 184: CES 2016 Day 1

    Jan 5, 2016, 10:58 am
    Nilay Patel and Dieter Bohn are joined by Dan Seifert, Lauren Goode, and Sean O'Kane in Las Vegas at CES 2016. The panel discussed the numerous keynotes, including Intel, LG, Samsung and Sony, being very tired, and 3D printed souls.
  • Vergecast 183: Star Wars: The spoilers unleashed

    Dec 17, 2015, 7:13 pm
    This week on a very special Vergecast, we discuss all things Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Emily Yoshida and Ross Miller will be joined by Bryan Bishop and Tasha Robinson to have a critic's discussion of the new film. Kaitlyn Tiffany will be occupying the…
  • Vergecast 182: Alexa, play Vergecast

    Dec 11, 2015, 12:37 pm
    This week on the Vergecast, Nilay is joined by Casey Newton, Chris Plante and Nicola Fumo (who is keeping Project Figure Head in full effect). The panel discusses the iPhone battery case and Nicola tries to put together the Google Pixel C.
  • Vergecast 181: Fear the reaper

    Dec 4, 2015, 5:58 pm
    This week on The Vergecast, Dieter Bohn is joined by a rotating panel of guests, as well as Nicola Fumo in the hypeseat. Elmo Keep, the author of our massive feature on Transhumanism, will be on to discuss presidential candidate Zoltan Istvan with Vergecast…
  • Vergecast 180: Tinder DJs

    Nov 20, 2015, 11:54 am
    Today on The Vergecast, Nilay and Dieter are joined in studio by Lauren Goode to continue their discussion about the iPad Pro, as well as how it stacks up against the Surface Pro 4. In addition, the panel will discuss the end of Rdio, as well as the best…
  • Vergecast 179: Swipe left for iPad

    Nov 13, 2015, 1:59 pm
    The week on the Vergecast, Nilay and Dieter are joined by Nicola Fumo and Lauren Goode to talk about the iPad Pro, Tinder, and the BlackBerry Priv.
  • The Vergecast 178: The state of Android, smartwatches and Twitter hearts

    Nov 6, 2015, 6:52 pm
    This week brought no shortage of topics to discuss, but one item stood out among the smoke and mirrors. Nilay Patel, Dieter Bohn, and Dan Seifert are joined by Nicola Fumo of Racked in the hypeseat to discuss the state of smartwatches, what might happen with…
  • The Vergecast 177: Apple TV, universal remotes, and the joy of dropping phones

    Oct 30, 2015, 2:37 pm
    It was a good week to arguing about the state of television, with both Apple and Roku releasing new content delivery boxes. A trio of original Verge editors — Nilay Patel, Chris Ziegler, and Ross Miller — are joined by Helen Havlak in the Hype seat. In…
  • The Vergecast 176: The Hype Council is in session

    Oct 23, 2015, 5:14 pm
    This week on the Vergecast, Joanna Stern invades to talk about the Surface Book and the Surface Pro 4 — and Tom Warren joins the invasion over Skype. And for the first time, the Hype Council of Kirsten Frisina, Loren Grush, and Kaitlyn Tiffany sit in…
  • Vergecast 175: Coterie of vapes

    Oct 16, 2015, 12:19 pm
    This week's Vergecast features Nilay Patel, Dieter Bohn, Chris Plante in the Skype seat, and Nicola Fumo in the Hype seat. They talk fashion and tech struggles, Pax, bro's gold iPhones, Metal Gear, Battlefront, this fall's video game releases, new iMacs, the…
  • Vergecast 174: The perfect Swiss man

    Oct 9, 2015, 12:26 pm
    Dieter Bohn, Nilay Patel, Casey Newton, and Kirsten Frisina on the hype-seat caress your brain with knowledge about Microsoft's new confident and purposeful direction, whether Twitter Moments is useful or not, Google AMP's benefits for the internet at large,…