The Verge

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The Verge is an American technology news website operated by Vox Media, publishing news, feature stories, guidebooks, product reviews, consumer electronics news, and podcasts.[3][5]

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The Verge
Type of site
Technology News Science, Entertainment
OwnerVox Media[1]
Created by
EditorNilay Patel[3]
LaunchedNovember 1, 2011; 11 years ago (2011-11-01)[4]
Current statusOnline

The website launched on November 1, 2011, and uses Vox Media's proprietary multimedia publishing platform Chorus.[6][7] In 2014, Nilay Patel was named editor-in-chief and Dieter Bohn executive editor; Helen Havlak was named editorial director in 2017.[8][9] The Verge won five Webby Awards for the year 2012 including awards for Best Writing (Editorial), Best Podcast for The Vergecast, Best Visual Design, Best Consumer Electronics Site, and Best Mobile News App.[10][11]