- Business Insider 22:09August 8, 2022Here's the latest on Amazon's ad business, which is $31 billion and growingEverything to know about Amazon's moves to expand its advertising business and the growing competition it faces.
< Advertising, Tech Insider, Retail, Media, Nordic, Strategy, Careers, Amazon, Amazon + Mad Ave., Amazon advertising, Walmart advertising, Walgreens, Instacart >
- Business Insider 20:57August 8, 2022Filmmaker Kevin Smith tears into Warner Bros. for scrapping 'Batgirl' instead of 'The Flash': 'In The Flash movie, we all know there's a big problem'"The Flash" movie is facing controversy over its star Ezra Miller, who has been arrested twice this year.
< Entertainment, News, Media, Tech Insider, Hollywood, Movies, DC Entertainment, batgirl, The Flash, Ezra Miller, Warner Bros. Discovery >
- Business Insider 19:25August 8, 2022Malcolm Gladwell, who works remotely and starts his day on the sofa with a laptop, says it's not in people's 'best interest' to work from home"If you're just sitting in your pajamas in your bedroom, is that the work life you want to live?" the author said in a recent podcast interview.
< Tech Insider, Future of Work, News, Careers, Malcolm Gladwell, work from home, WFH, RTO >
- Business Insider 19:19August 8, 2022Biden White House embraces 'Dark Brandon,' a parody of the 'dark MAGA' meme used by the far rightBiden officials and Democratic Sen. Chris Murphy started using the meme on Sunday after the Inflation Reduction Act passed the Senate.
< Politics, News, Tech Insider, White House, Dark Brandon, President Joe Biden, MAGA, Far-Right, Meme, Inflation Reduction Act, Chris Murphy, Digital Culutre >
- Business Insider 18:57August 8, 2022Instagram will test super-tall photos after rolling back updates that would make it more like TikTokAfter halting a TikTok-style redesign, including full-screen photos and videos, Instagram will begin testing taller photos.
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- Business Insider 18:56August 8, 2022'They will MASSIVELY decrease our home values': Billionaire Marc Andreessen slammed affordable housing in his wealthy neighborhood after criticizing 'crazily skyrocketing housing prices' in the past"We need to want these things more than we want to prevent these things," he said two years before he helped shut down an affordable housing plan.
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- Business Insider 11:00August 8, 2022Remote work is causing a massive shift in salaries around the countryThe biggest story in tech right now is the "Great Salary Convergence," a phenomenon that's changing how Americans get paid.
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- Business Insider 13:26August 7, 2022Dr Pimple Popper lost a lucrative income stream after YouTube said her videos were 'too graphic' for advertisersSandra Lee's YouTube channel has 7.5 million subscribers, but its unpleasant images means she misses out on advertising dollars.
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- Business Insider 13:00August 7, 2022How Amazon founder Jeff Bezos spends his $166 billion, from 10,000-year underground clocks to flying to the edge of spaceThe Amazon billionaire is one of the richest people on the planet, and spends his money on space company Blue Origin, jets, and Beverly Hills mansions.
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- Business Insider 22:10August 6, 2022Elon Musk challenges Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal to 'a public debate' on the company's bot dataMusk has accused Twitter of having more bots and fake accounts than it lets on and claims it's withheld bot data from him, which Twitter denies.
< Tech Insider, Elon Musk, Elon Musk twitter, Elon Musk Twitter takeover, Twitter, Parag Agrawal, weekend BI US >
- Business Insider 16:30August 6, 2022A LinkedIn user who went viral after listing 'sex work' as a professional experience says the industry is just as worthy on the website as any other career"People forget that the word 'work' is attached to sex work — the work of building a brand and a company. The actual sex is so little of it."
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- Business Insider 16:00August 6, 2022Elon Musk told his 76-year-old dad Errol to 'keep quiet' in a text message after he said he wasn't proud of his son, report saysErrol Musk spoke about his son to on an Australian show saying he wasn't proud of him alone because the family has done "a lot of things for a long time."
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- Business Insider 14:39August 6, 2022One of the biggest textbook publishers is tired of not making any money when you buy a used textbook — and wants to explore using NFTs to get a cutPearson's CEO Andy Bird told reporters moving to the blockchain and NFTs would allow the textbook publisher to get sales every time a book is resold.
< Tech Insider, News, Media, Textbooks, NFTs, Blockchain, Technology, Education, Publishers >
- Business Insider 00:03August 6, 2022Meta's latest AI chatbot has mixed feelings about CEO Mark Zuckerberg: "It is funny that he has all this money and still wears the same clothes!"When asked about CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Meta's AI chatbot gave answers ranging from "I think he is a great guy" to "He's too creepy and manipulative."
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- Business Insider 23:33August 5, 2022How one of the most polluted neighborhoods in the US is fighting backPeople have been fighting to clean one of the most polluted neighborhoods in America for more than 50 years. Will a new law change things?
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- Business Insider 23:04August 5, 2022iOS 16 lets you edit text messages after sending them — here's how to do itA new iOS 16 feature lets you edit and resend text messages on your iPhone for up to 15 minutes after first sending them.
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- Business Insider 21:56August 5, 2022Expedia's bounceback in hotel bookings looks good — until you compare it to how many people are flocking back to AirbnbExpedia reported an 8% rise in hotel bookings from 2019. Airbnb said its gross bookings rose 73% from 3 years ago, as it swung to a huge profit.
< Tech Insider, Travel, Sharing Economy, AirBnB, Expedia, Travel, online booking >
- Business Insider 21:21August 5, 2022How to screen mirror your Android to a TV or computer, even without a ChromecastTo mirror your Android's screen, you'll need a Chromecast, a compatible TV, or a third-party app like Tenorshare Phone Mirror.
< Tech Insider, Tech Reference, Smartphones (Reference), Tech How To, Android, Screen mirroring, mirror, screen, Chromecast, Casting, TV, Google, BI Photos, Hollis Johnson >
- Business Insider 19:48August 5, 2022Apple reportedly warned suppliers not to use 'made in Taiwan' labels on products to avoid angering China following Nancy Pelosi's visitApple said suppliers should avoid identifying Taiwan as independent of China to side-step possible supply chain disruption from Chinese scrutiny.
< Tech Insider, Politics, News, Apple, Tim Cook, Taiwan, Nancy Pelosi, Xi Jinping, China, Retail, Tech Insider, Politics, International >
- Business Insider 15:39August 5, 2022Elon Musk says Tesla would continue to do very well even if he was kidnapped by aliens or 'went back to my home planet'"I intend to stay with Tesla as long as I can be useful," Musk said in response to a question on how the board would handle his succession.
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- Business Insider 14:02August 5, 2022Elon Musk says he is 'fairly nocturnal,' goes to bed about 3 a.m. and only sleeps for 6 hours a dayElon Musk says he tends to be "fairly nocturnal," usually going to bed at about 3 a.m. and sleeping for about 6 hours.
< Tech Insider, Elon Musk, Fitness, Health, Tesla, SpaceX, Sleep >
- Business Insider 13:58August 5, 2022Insiders describe 'complete chaos' at Oracle following layoffs and restructuringInside Oracle's layoffs, potentially impacting thousands — those who haven't yet been laid off are scrambling to figure out whether they'll be next.
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- Business Insider 12:58August 5, 2022Elon Musk says he has moved out of his prefab tiny home and lives in a 'very small' $45,000 property in South Texas insteadSpaceX and Tesla Founder Elon Musk is known for living in tiny homes, with some even costing less than the Tesla he drives.
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- Business Insider 02:42August 5, 2022Elon Musk predicts the US will have a 'mild recession' for 18 monthsTesla CEO Elon Musk, the world's richest man, thinks the US is headed toward a mild recession and that peak inflation is behind us.
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- Business Insider 01:58August 5, 2022Elon Musk's countersuit against Twitter says the company misrepresented itself to the SEC and misled himElon Musk confidentially filed the countersuit last week, escalating his legal fight against Twitter over trying to back out of the $44 billion deal.
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- Business Insider 23:00August 4, 2022UPS drivers say heat levels in their trucks without AC are reaching as high as 121 degreesDrivers shared photos of heat readings from their trucks that showed temperatures ranging from 116 to 121 degrees.
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- Business Insider 20:48August 4, 2022Seeking nominations for the leading talent managers and agents helping gaming YouTubers, streamers, and esports players build careersWe're compiling our third annual list of the leading talent managers and agents in gaming, who help their clients diversify their businesses.
< Media, Advertising, Tech Insider, Gaming, eSports, Twitch, Influencers, Creators, Instagram, YouTube, Creator economy >
- Business Insider 23:04August 3, 2022QAnon candidate Ron Watkins finished dead last in his Arizona GOP primary raceWatkins has repeatedly denied he is behind QAnon or that he is "Q," the anonymous figure that promoted the theory.
< Politics, Tech Insider, Ron Watkins, QAnon, Congress, Digital Culture >
- Business Insider 19:50August 3, 2022Jeff Bezos' megayacht was quietly towed from a Dutch shipyard after the company building it scrapped a request to dismantle a historic bridge to let it pass — watch the videoFollowing public outcry, shipbuilder OceanCo withdrew its request to dismantle the historic Dutch bridge De Hef to let Jeff Bezos' megayacht to pass.
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- Business Insider 18:54August 3, 2022'It's mind-boggling': The already-filmed 'Batgirl' movie won't be released at all, and it's the latest headache for DC movies"Batgirl" will not be released in theaters or on HBO Max, as Warner Bros. Discovery looks to overhaul the DC movie franchise.
< Entertainment, News, Media, Tech Insider, batgirl, DC Entertainment, Warner Bros., Warner Bros. Discovery, Hollywood, Movies, analysis >
- Business Insider 18:45August 3, 2022Electric truck showdown: Why I'd buy Rivian's R1T over the Ford F-150 Lightning after driving bothI drove two electric pickup trucks, the Ford F-150 Lightning and the Rivian R1T. See how their capability and unique features stack up.
< Transportation, Tech Insider, News, Transportation, Ford, Ford F-150 Lightning, Rivian, Rivian R1T, electric pickup truck, Electric Vehicles, Auto Industry, Business Visual Features, car reviews >
- Business Insider 14:01August 3, 2022It took me 2 months to recover from working as a TikTok moderator. I made less than $7 an hour. Every day in the office, I would see my coworkers cry.A TikTok moderator for outsourcing company Majorel said he developed burnout and depression from the job.
< Tech Insider, News, Tech Contributors, TikTok, Bytedance, content moderation, as told to, UK, Suicide >
- Business Insider 00:53August 3, 2022Meta is being sued for giving US hospitals a data-tracking tool that allegedly ended up disclosing patient information to FacebookA second lawsuit alleges hospitals violated HIPAA by providing private patient data to Meta that it sometimes then used in personalized Facebook ads.
< Tech Insider, Facebook, Meta, Hospitals, HIPAA, Doctors, Privacy, Patients, Health, Data, Advertising, Ads >
- Business Insider 22:58August 2, 2022HBO's 'Industry' nails how much bosses at big banks hate when employees work from homeSeason two of "Industry" follows employees returning to the office of an investment bank after a pandemic.
< Entertainment, News, Finance, Tech Insider, HBO, TV, Streaming, Banking, Remote Work, return to office, analysis >
- Business Insider 21:46August 2, 2022Airbnb removes listing for '1830s slave cabin' after TikTok lawyer's viral video, says it will remove similar propertiesThe company told Insider it would remove all listings that promote properties that formerly housed enslaved people.
< Tech Insider, News, AirBnB, Digital Culture, TikTok >
- Business Insider 19:58August 2, 2022Amazon is sending out invites to buy the highly coveted PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X gaming consoles — here's how to sign upCustomers can request an invite from the gaming console's page on Amazon. If they receive an invite, they have to make the purchase in 72 hours.
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- Business Insider 13:00August 2, 2022So you've been laid off from a tech company. What's next?The biggest story in tech right now is what to do after being laid off. We're sharing firms that are hiring and advice for landing your next gig.
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- Business Insider 21:46August 1, 2022Oracle has started laying off more US employees this week, sources confirmedOracle has started cutting workers as part of a larger plan to reduce its headcount by thousands and save $1 billion in costs, according to reports.
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- Business Insider 18:26August 1, 2022I'm an Apple Store technician. It's a tough job, but I love the joy of fixing a customer's beloved device.Tyra Reeder works at Maryland's Towson Town Center Apple store. She's been an Apple fan since childhood, and she's actively helped her store unionize.
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- Business Insider 13:10August 1, 2022TikTok's Moroccan content moderators speak out about psychological distress, low payThe biggest story in tech right now is an Insider investigation into the work being done by TikTok content moderators in Northern Africa.
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- Business Insider 13:03August 1, 2022Elon Musk's dad says he's not proud of his son, as his whole family has done 'a lot of things for a long time'Errol Musk said on an Australian radio show that Elon's younger brother, Kimbal, was his "pride and joy."
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- Business Insider 21:51July 31, 2022Elon Musk says US should 'free some people in jail for weed here too' after Biden reportedly offered to swap a Russian arms dealer for imprisoned WNBA star Brittney GrinerWNBA star Brittney Griner was detained in Russia after Moscow airport officials said they found vape cartridges containing hashish oil in her luggage.
< Tech Insider, Politics, Cannabis, Elon Musk, Marijuana, WNBA, Brittney Griner, Russia, Biden administration, Prisoner Exchange, News, weekend BI US >
- Business Insider 14:47July 31, 2022Pool-rental startup Swimply is here to help customers beat the heatwave. Check out 10 of the app's most luxe pools you can rent across the US.Sometimes known as the "Airbnb for pool rentals," Swimply lets customers rent pools for an average of $45-$75/hour. See some of the most luxe rentals.
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- Business Insider 13:32July 31, 2022An engineer who was fired by Google says its AI chatbot is 'pretty racist' and that AI ethics at Google are a 'fig leaf'Blake Lemoine said the bot's apparent biases — from racial to religious — should be the headlining concern.
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- Business Insider 21:25July 30, 2022After filing countersuit against Twitter, Elon Musk says 'interaction with almost all Twitter accounts seem to be much lower' latelyElon Musk's remarks come a day after he filed a countersuit against Twitter in an ongoing legal battle over his $44 billion deal to buy the company.
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- Business Insider 16:30July 30, 2022Tech's great layoffs: Over 30,000 tech employees lost their jobs as of July. These are their stories in their own words.Many tech companies have announced downsizing. We're chronicling the human impact of layoffs on workers across the industry from Tesla to Netflix.
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- Business Insider 14:55July 30, 2022A road trip in Toyota’s RAV4 Prime showed me plug-in hybrids perfectly mix the benefits of electric cars with the practicality of gasPlug-in hybrids like the Toyota RAV4 Prime offer the best of both worlds: Cheap, electric driving and easy, gas-powered road tripping.
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- Business Insider 22:51July 29, 2022Rivian lays off hundreds of workers as its struggles create a $19 billion headache for Amazon and FordLayoffs at electric-vehicle startup Rivian have begun after the Wall Street darling's stock tumbled nearly 70% this year.
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- Business Insider 20:46July 29, 2022After a rocky start, Apple's streaming service is becoming harder and harder to ignoreApple TV+ has rebounded from an underwhelming slate of launch shows to be one of the best streaming services in the space.
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- Business Insider 20:30July 29, 2022How to turn on Chrome OS Developer Mode to get root access to your computer and add new featuresThe Chrome OS has a Developer Mode that gives you root access to the operating system of your Chromebook.
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