The Vergecast

The Vergecast is the flagship podcast from The Verge about small gadgets, Big Tech, and everything in between. Every Friday, hosts Nilay Patel, David Pierce, and Alex Cranz hang out and make sense of the week’s most important technology news. And every Wednesday, David leads a selection of The Verge’s expert staffers in an exploration of how gadgets and software affect our lives – and which ones you should bring into yours. 

Tech News
Solo Acts: Tinymakesthings' custom keycaps
Ashley Esqueda talks with Tiny of tinymakesthings, who makes artisan keycaps for mechanical keyboards.
32 min
Spotify's redesign, streaming boxes suck, and G...
The Verge's Nilay Patel, David Pierce, Alex Cranz, and Richard Lawler discuss Spotify's changes within its app, what happening this week at Twitter, Gigi Sohn withdrawing her nomination for FCC commissioner, and a whole lot more.
97 min
Giles Martin and Sonos CEO Patrick Spence on th...
They join The Vergecast to discuss Sonos’ new Era 300 and 100 speakers, the ins and outs of spatial audio, and why this is the time to get behind it.
58 min
Solo Acts: Madison Karrh on her adventure puzzl...
On episode three of our Solo Acts miniseries, Madison Karrh, an indie game developer who launched her most recent game Birth a few weeks ago.
28 min
MWC 2023 gadgets, Meta's AR / VR roadmap, and T...
The Verge's Nilay Patel, Alex Cranz, and Richard Lawler discuss the phones and laptops announced at Mobile World Congress, Meta's AR / VR hardware roadmap for the next few years, Tesla's "Master Plan", and more of this week's tech news.
75 min
Apple glucose monitor rumors, Marvel fatigue, a...
Today on the flagship podcast of hyper specific wearable sensors
69 min
Solo Acts: McRib Locator's Alan Klein
In this next episode of our Vergecast Solo Acts mini series, Ashley Esqueda talks with Alan Klein, the creator of the McRib Locator.
36 min
The Supreme Court hears Section 230 arguments, ...
The Verge's Nilay Patel, Alex Cranz, T.C. Sottek, and Adi Robertson discuss the Supreme Court cases that could reshape the future of the internet.
71 min
PSVR 2 review, and the best multiroom audio gad...
Today on the flagship podcast of not-yet-announced Sonos speakers
74 min
Solo Acts: Raluca Pop, founder of Hive Social
Episode one of our Vergecast mini-series "Solo Acts"
35 min
Bing is a liar, Elon's tweets are everywhere, a...
The Verge's Nilay Patel, Alex Cranz, Richard Lawler, Adi Robertson, and James Vincent discuss the flaws with Microsoft's Bing AI, and why it can be an "emotionally manipulative liar."
69 min
Fixing your own gadgets, from HomePods to Harmo...
Today’s show focuses on repairing broken gadgets and why you should do it.
69 min
We tried Bing powered by ChatGPT AI and things ...
The Verge's Nilay Patel, Alex Cranz, Richard Lawler, and James Vincent discuss Microsoft's upgraded Bing search engine with ChatGPT AI.
93 min
“The Hidden Hand Behind Your Swipes” from Land ...
We are sharing an episode of Land of the Giants: Dating.
38 min
Samsung announces the Galaxy S23 and the Galaxy...
The Verge's Nilay Patel, Richard Lawler, Allison Johnson, and Monica Chin discuss the announcements from Samsung's Galaxy Unpacked event.
74 min
HomePod (2023) review, the Steam Deck one year ...
Today on the flagship podcast of removable power cords
83 min
Apple M2 reviews, DOJ sues Google, and this wee...
The Verge's Nilay Patel, Alex Cranz, and Richard Lawler discuss all the news from this week
76 min
The Last of Us recap, lessons learned from Sili...
Video game adaptations, non-compete clauses, and voicemail.
69 min
Apple announces M2 MacBook Pros, a Mac Mini, an...
The Verge's Nilay Patel, Alex Cranz, Richard Lawler, and Alex Heath start the show with an overview of what we've learned from Elon Musk running Twitter over the past few months. Also: Apple's hardware announcement from this week, including M2 MacBook Pros and a new HomePod.
85 min
2023's laptops and wearables we may (or may no...
The Verge’s Alex Cranz talks with senior reviewer Monica Chin about the laptops she saw at CES this year and what it means for 2023’s computer trends. Verge reviewer Victoria Song joins the show to discuss the FDA regulations behind health tech, and whether the stuff we saw at CES will ever be available in the United States.
64 min
Apple might make a touchscreen Mac / Samsung S2...
The Verge's Alex Cranz, Richard Lawler, and Dan Seifert discuss the numerous Apple rumors we heard about this week, a Samsung Unpacked preview, and the latest gadget news.
63 min
The smart TVs, Matter gadgets, and concept cars...
The Verge’s Alex Cranz, Jennifer Pattison Tuohy, Chris Welch, and Andrew Hawkins discuss the best TVs, cars, and smart home gadgets they saw at CES 2023 — from a color-changing car to a vacuum suction system on an OLED TV.
59 min
CES is back! Sony announces a car, everything h...
Featuring The Verge's Nilay Patel, Alex Cranz, and Richard Lawler
79 min
The Bluetooth Holiday Spec-tacular
The Verge's Nilay Patel, Alex Cranz, Chris Welch, and Sean Hollister celebrate the holiday season with a full show dedicated to Bluetooth.
76 min
Apple could open up iOS, Elon gets booed, and t...
Featuring The Verge's Nilay Patel, Alex Cranz, and Richard Lawler break down all the news from this week.
85 min