Maria Fagerström is a Swedish pilot and Instagram influencer living in Spain. She shares insights about her life as a pilot with her nearly 500,000 followers. She told Business Insider some things about being a pilot that passengers don’t usually know. Visit Business …Read More »
Amazon's wildly popular video game streaming service, Twitch, is bleeding: These are all the stars who have left for competing services (MSFT, AMZN, GOOGL)
Amazon owns and operates Twitch, the biggest live video streaming service in the world. Starting in August, Twitch’s most popular streamers started making deals with Amazon’s competition — most notably, Microsoft-owned Mixer. Since Tyler “Ninja” Blevins left Twitch, a steady …Read More »
After Tesla posted a surprise 3rd-quarter profit, short-sellers found themselves burned as the stock surged past $300. Tesla’s automotive business is largely based now on its Model 3, a vehicle that endured a fraught birth but has now stabilized. With …Read More »
A YouTuber launched a viral campaign to plant 20 million trees by 2020. Here's the list of prominent people who have donated, including Elon Musk, Jeffree Star, and other tech CEOs and YouTube personalities
YouTube star MrBeast recently launched a campaign to raise money to plant 20 million trees in honor of reaching 20 million subscribers on the video-sharing platform. The #TeamTrees campaign has raised nearly $13 million already (at a dollar a tree) …Read More »
The movie 'Interstellar' came out exactly 5 years ago. Since then, new discoveries have changed our understanding of black holes.
Director Christopher Nolan’s Hollywood blockbuster “Interstellar” just celebrated its fifth anniversary. In the movie, Matthew McConaughey plays an astronaut who journeys into a supermassive black hole called Gargauntua. To make “Interstellar” scientifically accurate, Nolan hired physicist Kip Thorne to render …Read More »
Private jets, parties with Khloe Kardashian, and $1 million weddings: Inside the lavish lives of a billionaire fast-fashion dynasty
Boohoo is the UK’s fast-growing fast-fashion retailer that was set up in 2006 by Mahmud Kamani and his business partner Carol Kane. The company has been growing at a rapid pace and is now valued at more than $3.8 billion. Mr …Read More »
Luxury hotels could be launched into Earth's orbit as early as 2021. This is what future space lodging might look like.
Luxury hotels in space could launch as early as 2021 and start accepting guests by 2022, some developers say. NASA’s search for space habitats has been driving innovation in space habitat design. Some visions for the future of space tourism …Read More »
Vizio has been making some of the best TVs of the past few years. For one day only, Sam’s Club has discounted some of Vizio’s best TVs by $30 to $420. If you’re in the market for a new …Read More »
Owning a Discord server can be a blessing and a curse. On the one hand, it’s a free text and VoIP service that you and a few friends can use to communicate with one another, be it in-game or otherwise. …Read More »
Instagram head Adam Mosseri says the app will test hiding 'likes' for some users in the US starting next week (FB)
On Friday, Instagram head Adam Mosseri announced at WIRED25 that the company would start hiding “like” counts on users’ posts in the US next week, Wired’s Adrienne So first reported. Instagram, its parent company Facebook, and YouTube have already started experimenting …Read More »