Logo

Business Insider

 http://uk.businessinsider.com/

A $88-a-month startup that wants to help straighten your teeth just raised $15 million

A $88-A-MONTH STARTUP THAT WANTS TO HELP STRAIGHTEN YOUR TEETH JUST RAISED $15 MILLION

Candid Co., a startup that wants to ship you clear aligners without you having to step foot in the orthodontist office, just raised...

HSBC hires Google engineering director for retail tech role

HSBC HIRES GOOGLE ENGINEERING DIRECTOR FOR RETAIL TECH ROLE

Mike Warriner joining HSBC as chief information officer for retail banking and digital wealth management. Warriner spent 5 years at...

 
 
 
This is the tech bubble we have been waiting for

THIS IS THE TECH BUBBLE WE HAVE BEEN WAITING FOR

Smart people like VC Bill Gurley are beginning to worry that cryptocurrency ICOs are a bubble. People are investing in Bitcoin and...

An Apple supplier has been accused of using illegal student interns to assemble the iPhone X

AN APPLE SUPPLIER HAS BEEN ACCUSED OF USING ILLEGAL STUDENT INTERNS TO ASSEMBLE THE IPHONE X

More than 3,000 student interns are reportedly helping to assemble Apple's new iPhone X in a factory in China. Six of them told The...

 
 
 
A Facebook exec who plans every moment of her day shares the routine that helps her get it all done

A FACEBOOK EXEC WHO PLANS EVERY MOMENT OF HER DAY SHARES THE ROUTINE THAT HELPS HER GET IT ALL DONE

• Business Insider interviewed Facebook VP of product design Julie Zhuo about how she spends her days at the tech company. • She broke...

Aston Martin just replaced the most successful model in company history with a car straight out of a Bond movie

ASTON MARTIN JUST REPLACED THE MOST SUCCESSFUL MODEL IN COMPANY HISTORY WITH A CAR STRAIGHT OUT OF A BOND MOVIE

Aston Martin unveiled the new Vantage sports car on Tuesday. It will be powered by a 503 horsepower, twin-turbocharged V8. The new...

 
 
 
Tech billionaires sank $170 million into a new kind of school - now classrooms are shrinking and some parents say their kids are 'guinea pigs'

TECH BILLIONAIRES SANK $170 MILLION INTO A NEW KIND OF SCHOOL - NOW CLASSROOMS ARE SHRINKING AND SOME PARENTS SAY THEIR KIDS ARE 'GUINEA PIGS'

A new kind of school crafted by the minds and wallets of Silicon Valley influencers is struggling to keep parents happy and students...

Millennial investors have a history of loading up on retail stocks before Black Friday

MILLENNIAL INVESTORS HAVE A HISTORY OF LOADING UP ON RETAIL STOCKS BEFORE BLACK FRIDAY

Black Friday is one of the biggest days of the year for retailers. Millennials on the stock trading app Robinhood have been mostly...

 
 
 
Amazon has opened a pop-up store in London's Soho Square

AMAZON HAS OPENED A POP-UP STORE IN LONDON'S SOHO SQUARE

Amazon has opened a pop-up store in London's Soho Square to raise awareness of its upcoming "Black Friday" sale event. Visitors will...

Amazon is selling a red Echo as part of an effort to support an AIDS charity

AMAZON IS SELLING A RED ECHO AS PART OF AN EFFORT TO SUPPORT AN AIDS CHARITY

Amazon has released a limited edition red version of its Amazon Echo smart speaker as part of an effort to support HIV/AIDs charity...

 
 
 
Bitcoin is falling after a $31 million crypto heist

BITCOIN IS FALLING AFTER A $31 MILLION CRYPTO HEIST

Tether, the company behind a cryptocurrency pegged to the US dollar, said $31 million stolen from its main wallet on Sunday. Heist...

10 THINGS IN TECH YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY

Good morning! Here's the technology news you need to know this morning. 1. Amazon launched a cloud computing service for the CIA and...

 
 
 
Charlie Rose, a TV icon, is accused of improper behavior by former interns

CHARLIE ROSE, A TV ICON, IS ACCUSED OF IMPROPER BEHAVIOR BY FORMER INTERNS

Three women who formerly interned for Charlie Rose told Business Insider that they experienced inappropriate behavior. One spoke of...

Amazon holiday hiring is reaching sky-high levels - this year's tally will be about 120,000

AMAZON HOLIDAY HIRING IS REACHING SKY-HIGH LEVELS - THIS YEAR'S TALLY WILL BE ABOUT 120,000

With Thanksgiving only a few days away, American consumers and retailers are gearing up for the annual post-Turkey Day holiday spending...

 
 
 
CBS News, PBS, and Bloomberg suspend Charlie Rose amid sexual harassment allegations

CBS NEWS, PBS, AND BLOOMBERG SUSPEND CHARLIE ROSE AMID SEXUAL HARASSMENT ALLEGATIONS

CBS, PBS, and Bloomberg announced they have suspended Charlie Rose amid accusations he sexually harassed his female colleagues. Eight...

Sarah Huckabee Sanders forces White House reporters to say what they're thankful for

SARAH HUCKABEE SANDERS FORCES WHITE HOUSE REPORTERS TO SAY WHAT THEY'RE THANKFUL FOR

Sarah Huckabee Sanders asked White House correspondents to say what they're thankful for before asking questions at a press briefing. Reporters...

 
 
 
Square is taking on the big cryptocurrency exchanges - and it represents a $30 million opportunity

SQUARE IS TAKING ON THE BIG CRYPTOCURRENCY EXCHANGES - AND IT REPRESENTS A $30 MILLION OPPORTUNITY

Square is running a trial that allows some users of its CashApp to buy and sell bitcoin. That could translate into $30 million in revenues...

AT&T is using the growing power of Silicon Valley to justify its acquisition of Time Warner

AT&T IS USING THE GROWING POWER OF SILICON VALLEY TO JUSTIFY ITS ACQUISITION OF TIME WARNER

AT&T is pushing back against the US government's attempt to block it's acquisition of Time Warner . AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson cited...

 
 
 
AT&T CEO on whether Trump's CNN antipathy is behind DOJ lawsuit: No one 'should be surprised the question keeps coming up'

AT&T CEO ON WHETHER TRUMP'S CNN ANTIPATHY IS BEHIND DOJ LAWSUIT: NO ONE 'SHOULD BE SURPRISED THE QUESTION KEEPS COMING UP'

AT&T's CEO Randall Stephenson blasted the US Department of Justice over an impending lawsuit. The department is fighting to block a...

MARK CUBAN: 'The big losers' of the DOJ's battle to block the Time Warner-AT&T merger will be Google and Facebook

MARK CUBAN: 'THE BIG LOSERS' OF THE DOJ'S BATTLE TO BLOCK THE TIME WARNER-AT&T MERGER WILL BE GOOGLE AND FACEBOOK

Mark Cuban thinks the big losers of the DOJ's decision to sue to block the AT&T-Time Warner merger will be Google and Facebook. The...

 
 
 



Google to launch Black Friday deals, discounts on Google Home, Chromecast...

Google to launch Black Friday deals, discounts on Google Home, Chromecast, Google Wi-Fi, and more

Google has announced its first wave of deals for Black Friday. At this point, it looks like the tech giant won't be discounting its Pixel phones, but those of you looking to... Read more ...

Best Black Friday UK phone deals: Samsung, iPhone and HTC sales

Best Black Friday UK phone deals: Samsung, iPhone and HTC sales

There's no doubt that the smartphone is king. It's probably the device that you use the most, covet the most and pay the most for, on a regular basis. With Black Friday 2017... Read more ...

Wot I Think - Star Wars Battlefront 2 multiplayer

Wot I Think - Star Wars Battlefront 2 multiplayer

The Star Wars Battlefront 2 singleplayer campaign has already been judged , but here are my thoughts on the multiplayer front - loot crate warts and all. Read more ...

Deal: Amazon Prime Exclusive LG Q6 and G6+ are on sale for up to 45% off

Deal: Amazon Prime Exclusive LG Q6 and G6+ are on sale for up to 45% off

Many of the pre-Black Friday deals offer great prices on Samsung flagships, so here is something a bit different for those who can't yet afford a top-tier smartphone. Amazon... Read more ...

Samsung's Upgrade to Galaxy program lets iPhone users try the Note8

Samsung's Upgrade to Galaxy program lets iPhone users try the Note8

Samsung is having a new program in South Korea, giving iPhone users the opportunity to test the Galaxy S8 or the Galaxy Note8 for a month. The Korean company does not hide the... Read more ...

Google to fix Pixel 2's buzzing sound issue in an upcoming update

Google to fix Pixel 2's buzzing sound issue in an upcoming update

Earlier this month, Google rolled out a fix for Pixel 2's clicking/ticking noise issue. But users have also been complaining about a faint buzzing sound problem with their... Read more ...

Microsoft is experimenting with making Windows 10 search more Apple-like

Microsoft is experimenting with making Windows 10 search more Apple-like

Microsoft appears to be testing a new Windows 10 search user interface that floats across the screen. Italian blog Aggiornamenti Lumia discovered the new search interface in... Read more ...

Korean Bible reading app turns your Android phone into a botnet

Korean Bible reading app turns your Android phone into a botnet

A mischievous band of hackers is using the spirit of Christ to infect unsuspecting users. Researchers have discovered new malware which poses as a legitimate Google Play app... Read more ...

Foldable Samsung Galaxy X may have just been listed by Samsung

Foldable Samsung Galaxy X may have just been listed by Samsung

It's common knowledge that Samsung is working on a foldable phone currently known as the Galaxy X , and has been for years, but there's now evidence that it could be about to... Read more ...

Xiaomi starts trade-in program in India

Xiaomi starts trade-in program in India

Xiaomi phones already offer great value for money but Mi Home stores in India can improve that. The company is running a trade-in program in partnership with Cashify that will... Read more ...