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  • 'Nobody has a sense of humor anymore': Jeff Sessions defends his dismissal of Hawaii as just an 'island in the Pacific' By Business Insider   -   Apr 23, 2017

    'NOBODY HAS A SENSE OF HUMOR ANYMORE': JEFF SESSIONS DEFENDS HIS DISMISSAL OF HAWAII AS JUST AN 'ISLAND IN THE PACIFIC'

    US Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Sunday defended his dismissal of a Hawaii federal judge who blocked President Donald Trump's travel...

    • Netflix's content chief said something about its 'originals' that should make investors optimistic about the future By Business Insider   -   Apr 23, 2017

      NETFLIX'S CONTENT CHIEF SAID SOMETHING ABOUT ITS 'ORIGINALS' THAT SHOULD MAKE INVESTORS OPTIMISTIC ABOUT THE FUTURE

      Around 2013, Netflix began to see the writing on the wall: The days of licensing a back catalog of great TV shows for dirt cheap were...

      • Mesmerizing maps show where the most educated Americans live By Business Insider   -   Apr 23, 2017

        MESMERIZING MAPS SHOW WHERE THE MOST EDUCATED AMERICANS LIVE

        You may not know your neighbors by name, but you can at least know them by education level. Kyle Walker, an assistant professor of...

        • 'Almost destined to fail:' The stars of HBO's 'Silicon Valley' talk about why social media today is troubled By Business Insider   -   Apr 23, 2017

          'ALMOST DESTINED TO FAIL:' THE STARS OF HBO'S 'SILICON VALLEY' TALK ABOUT WHY SOCIAL MEDIA TODAY IS TROUBLED

          Starring in HBO's "Silicon Valley" hasn't changed how Martin Starr or Kumail Nanjiani view social media. But as the show enters its...

          Twitter
          • Apple CEO Tim Cook once personally threatened to kick Uber out of the App Store By Business Insider   -   Apr 23, 2017

            APPLE CEO TIM COOK ONCE PERSONALLY THREATENED TO KICK UBER OUT OF THE APP STORE

            Apple CEO Tim Cook once personally told Uber CEO Travis Kalanick that the Uber app violated Apple's privacy rules, and threatened to...

            iPhone, Apple
            • By Business Insider   -   Apr 23, 2017

              UBER CEO TRAVIS KALANICK HIRED HIS OWN PRIVATE DRIVER AFTER THAT VIDEOTAPED ARGUMENT WITH AN UBER DRIVER WENT VIRAL

              For a long time, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick would only use his company's car service to get around. He would even moonlight as a driver...

              • By Business Insider   -   Apr 23, 2017

                11 THINGS NEVER TO SEND OVER WORK EMAIL

                What happens in your inbox doesn't always stay there. In fact, one stupid email from your work account can have serious real-world...

                Phone
                • Here's what it was like to drive the Ford Focus RS with The Stig from 'Top Gear' By Business Insider   -   Apr 23, 2017

                  HERE'S WHAT IT WAS LIKE TO DRIVE THE FORD FOCUS RS WITH THE STIG FROM 'TOP GEAR'

                  Wannabe racers can rejoice. Ford brought its 350-horsepower "hot hatch" Focus RS from Europe to the US. The RS went on sale last year,...

                  • An Israeli startup armed with $45 million is taking on Google and Apple in the race to sell your personal data By Business Insider   -   Apr 23, 2017

                    AN ISRAELI STARTUP ARMED WITH $45 MILLION IS TAKING ON GOOGLE AND APPLE IN THE RACE TO SELL YOUR PERSONAL DATA

                    Israel-based startup Otonomo is capitalizing on the fact that cars, once the symbol of American escapism, are becoming repositories...

                    Google, Apple
                    • The all-new Lincoln Navigator takes the luxury SUV to a higher level By Business Insider   -   Apr 23, 2017

                      THE ALL-NEW LINCOLN NAVIGATOR TAKES THE LUXURY SUV TO A HIGHER LEVEL

                      Lincoln has some positive history with the New York Auto Show. In 2015, Ford's luxury brand unveiled its Continental concept car, and...

                      • Google car spin-off says Uber is involved in a 'cover up' and is 'hiding a device' By Business Insider   -   Apr 22, 2017

                        GOOGLE CAR SPIN-OFF SAYS UBER IS INVOLVED IN A 'COVER UP' AND IS 'HIDING A DEVICE'

                        Uber's star engineer Anthony Levandowski was "enticed" to copy valuable technology from Google and is now involved in a "cover up"...

                        Google
                        • By Business Insider   -   Apr 21, 2017

                          FACEBOOK SAYS THE FIRST TECHNOLOGY TO REPLACE SMARTPHONES WILL BE CONTROLLED WITH OUR BRAINS

                          A prevailing theory in the tech industry is that smartphones will one day be replaced by normal-looking glasses that display virtual...

                          Smartphone, Tech, Facebook
                          • Apple has developed a plan to train experts in self-driving cars By Business Insider   -   Apr 21, 2017

                            APPLE HAS DEVELOPED A PLAN TO TRAIN EXPERTS IN SELF-DRIVING CARS

                            Apple has developed an "Automated System" for self-driving cars and the company has a special training program underway that teaches...

                            Tech, Google, Apple
                            • By Business Insider   -   Apr 21, 2017

                              FORD CEO REVEALS HIS COMPANY'S PLAN TO GET CARS TO HIT 54 MILES PER GALLON BY 2025

                              Ford is aggressively trying to achieve an average fuel economy for its fleet of 54.5 miles per gallon by 2025. That might come as a...

                              • 'Crumbs are part of who we are': General Mills defends its messy Nature Valley bars By Business Insider   -   Apr 21, 2017

                                'CRUMBS ARE PART OF WHO WE ARE': GENERAL MILLS DEFENDS ITS MESSY NATURE VALLEY BARS

                                One minute, you're opening a harmless snack. The next, you're in a heap of what looks like sawdust and oats. This is what enjoying...

                                Twitter
                                • Theranos is being accused of running fake tests using outside lab gear By Business Insider   -   Apr 21, 2017

                                  THERANOS IS BEING ACCUSED OF RUNNING FAKE TESTS USING OUTSIDE LAB GEAR

                                  New court filings allege that Theranos used a shell company to purchase commercially available lab equipment and faked blood tests...

                                  • By Business Insider   -   Apr 21, 2017

                                    THE NEWEST 'CALL OF DUTY' GAME IS RETURNING TO WHERE THE SERIES STARTED: WORLD WAR II

                                    Every year, a new "Call of Duty" game comes out - it's an annual franchise, like "Madden" and "FIFA," except it's a first-person shooter...

                                    • By Business Insider   -   Apr 21, 2017

                                      IKEA IS MAKING THEIR FURNITURE EVEN EASIER TO PUT TOGETHER

                                      Ikea is now making furniture that doesn't require any tools to assemble. One of the reasons why? The company says younger generations...

                                      Tech, Facebook
                                      • By Business Insider   -   Apr 21, 2017

                                        TRUMP'S BUDGET REVIVES A CONTROVERSIAL PLAN TO STORE AMERICA'S NUCLEAR WASTE NEAR LAS VEGAS - HERE'S HOW THAT WOULD WORK

                                        In 1987, Nevada's Yucca Mountain was designated as the place to store America's nuclear waste. Millions of dollars went into researching...

                                        Tech, Facebook