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Jeff Bezos is now the world's richest person - and he could redefine philanthropy

JEFF BEZOS IS NOW THE WORLD'S RICHEST PERSON - AND HE COULD REDEFINE PHILANTHROPY

A surge in Amazon stock on the morning of July 27 has increased CEO Jeff Bezos' net worth by $1.1 billion, officially making him the...

For the First Time Ever, You Can Buy Your Own 3D-Printed Garment Online

FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER, YOU CAN BUY YOUR OWN 3D-PRINTED GARMENT ONLINE

Tel Aviv, Israel-based fashion designer Danit Peleg knows a thing or two about going viral. With a little help from an article on this...

 
 
 
IMAX is Starting to Ditch 3D, Citing ‘Clear Preference' for 2D

IMAX IS STARTING TO DITCH 3D, CITING ‘CLEAR PREFERENCE' FOR 2D

3D movies are a source of controversy. They require clunky glasses that darken the screen, give you vertigo, and make you look like...

Here are the best deals you can get at Walmart right now

HERE ARE THE BEST DEALS YOU CAN GET AT WALMART RIGHT NOW

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

 
 
 
The scoop on ice cream in Greater Akron: Favorite cool spots for satisfying summer treats

THE SCOOP ON ICE CREAM IN GREATER AKRON: FAVORITE COOL SPOTS FOR SATISFYING SUMMER TREATS

Before National Ice Cream Month - July - melts, we bring you the scoop on some of our readers' go-to ice cream places. Plus some of...

The 9 richest people in tech

THE 9 RICHEST PEOPLE IN TECH

David Ryder/Getty Jeff Bezos has overtaken Bill Gates to become the richest person in the world. A jump in Amazon's share price has...

 
 
 
The best ice cube trays you can buy

THE BEST ICE CUBE TRAYS YOU CAN BUY

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

Anthony Scaramucci just took his feud with Reince Priebus public in a wild CNN interview

ANTHONY SCARAMUCCI JUST TOOK HIS FEUD WITH REINCE PRIEBUS PUBLIC IN A WILD CNN INTERVIEW

White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci appears to have taken his feud with White House chief of staff Reince Priebus...

 
 
 
Twitter didn't add any new users last quarter, and the stock is diving

TWITTER DIDN'T ADD ANY NEW USERS LAST QUARTER, AND THE STOCK IS DIVING

Getty Twitter didn't grow its monthly user base at all last quarter, despite beating Wall Street's expectations for revenue. The company's...

 
 
 
Microsoft updates PowerApps and Flow with a focus on deeper integrations and advanced workflows

MICROSOFT UPDATES POWERAPPS AND FLOW WITH A FOCUS ON DEEPER INTEGRATIONS AND ADVANCED WORKFLOWS

Microsoft today is launching a couple of major updates to PowerApps, its low-code service for quickly building line-of-business applications,...

Lazard is having a record year, as revenues surge to $720 million in second quarter and profits blow past expectations

LAZARD IS HAVING A RECORD YEAR, AS REVENUES SURGE TO $720 MILLION IN SECOND QUARTER AND PROFITS BLOW PAST EXPECTATIONS

Maris Boutique investment bank Lazard reported is having a record year, blowing past second-quarter revenue and profit estimates. Lazard...

 
 
 
LG's mobile unit suffers sales decline as demand for G6 falls

LG'S MOBILE UNIT SUFFERS SALES DECLINE AS DEMAND FOR G6 FALLS

LG enjoyed a strong start to 2017, with a 10 percent increase in sales thanks to its flagship G6 smartphone. But the demand didn't...

WeWork grabs $500 million investment to expand its shared work spaces across China

WEWORK GRABS $500 MILLION INVESTMENT TO EXPAND ITS SHARED WORK SPACES ACROSS CHINA

WeWork has revealed the next step in its mission to make its shared work spaces available to millions more people: a new business vehicle...

 
 
 
US indicts alleged Russian money-laundering 'mastermind' behind $4 billion bitcoin exchange

US INDICTS ALLEGED RUSSIAN MONEY-LAUNDERING 'MASTERMIND' BEHIND $4 BILLION BITCOIN EXCHANGE

REUTERS/Alexandros Avramidis A US jury indicted a Russian man on Wednesday as the operator of a digital currency exchange that handled...

It looks like Rockstar is doing motion capture work for GTA 6, according to one actor's resume

IT LOOKS LIKE ROCKSTAR IS DOING MOTION CAPTURE WORK FOR GTA 6, ACCORDING TO ONE ACTOR'S RESUME

Rockstar is currently busy getting Red Dead Redemption 2 ready, but that doesn't mean it's not working on a new GTA game as well. At...

 
 
 
Russian charged over $4 billion bitcoin laundering scheme

RUSSIAN CHARGED OVER $4 BILLION BITCOIN LAUNDERING SCHEME

The US Department of Justice has charged a Russian Bitcoin exchange operator with 17 counts of laundering up to $4 billion since 2011....

YouTube Red, Google Play Music merger confirmed by YouTube exec

YOUTUBE RED, GOOGLE PLAY MUSIC MERGER CONFIRMED BY YOUTUBE EXEC

Google will soon be consolidating its music streaming strategy, which, in all honesty, is a long time coming. Almost like its confusing...

 
 
 
Europe plans matchmaking to promote itself to China and the USA

EUROPE PLANS MATCHMAKING TO PROMOTE ITSELF TO CHINA AND THE USA

Europe is planning a programme of educational conferences and matchmaking events to promote itself as a tourist destination to some...

With leader jailed, Samsung reports record $9.7 billion profit

WITH LEADER JAILED, SAMSUNG REPORTS RECORD $9.7 BILLION PROFIT

First, the numbers - Samsung made $12.7 billion of operating income and $9.7 billion of pure profit last quarter, the highest in the...