We’re on the level in 2020 after we’re listening to about everybody’s plans for 2021.
Right here are some things we realized this week concerning the upcoming yr:
The Verge has at all times been concerning the future, so our podcast, The Vergecast, is well-prepared to debate what’s on the horizon.
Verge reporter Julia Alexander joins Vergecast co-hosts Nilay Patel and Dieter Bohn to debate WarnerMedia’s choice to launch all of its new 2021 films — together with Denis Villeneuve’s Dune adaptation, the Suicide Squad sequel, Matrix 4, and others — simultaneously on HBO Max and in theaters. Julia explains why this transfer is shaking up the film trade and what this implies for the way forward for cinema.
Within the second half of the present, information editor Chaim Gartenberg explains the details behind Qualcomm’s newest processor, the Snapdragon 888, which can energy some flagship Android telephones in 2021.
We’ve additionally obtained just a few issues to speak about relating to the Federal Communications Fee — together with the following potential FCC commissioner after Chairman Ajit Pai steps down early next year. After all, there’s additionally another publicized threat to Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act.
It appears to be like like The Verge has our work lower out for us subsequent yr, and The Vergecast shall be right here to catch all the information — however first, let’s take heed to what we all know to date.
Different tales from this week: