Search

Wall Street explains why investors shouldn't be spooked by Intel's CEO resignation

WALL STREET EXPLAINS WHY INVESTORS SHOULDN'T BE SPOOKED BY INTEL'S CEO RESIGNATION

Wall Street analysts are saying Intel 's crazy week of big news is mostly positive. Intel CEO Brian Krzanich resigned after violating...

 
 
 
14 popular startups you didn't know were backed by celebrity investors

14 POPULAR STARTUPS YOU DIDN'T KNOW WERE BACKED BY CELEBRITY INVESTORS

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

Microsoft just bought a startup it invested in - and it built its business on a key Google technology

MICROSOFT JUST BOUGHT A STARTUP IT INVESTED IN - AND IT BUILT ITS BUSINESS ON A KEY GOOGLE TECHNOLOGY

Microsoft has purchased Bonsai, an artificial intelligence startup based in Berkeley, CA. Microsoft was actually an investor in Bonsai,...

 
 
 
Stock Markets Drop Amid Escalating Tariff Threats

STOCK MARKETS DROP AMID ESCALATING TARIFF THREATS

Global stock markets fell in response to President Trump's threats to add another layer of tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods....

Ex-Facebook exec Chamath Palihapitiya's VC firm just lost 3 partners in 2 weeks, and it signals more changes to come

EX-FACEBOOK EXEC CHAMATH PALIHAPITIYA'S VC FIRM JUST LOST 3 PARTNERS IN 2 WEEKS, AND IT SIGNALS MORE CHANGES TO COME

TechCrunch / Flickr Social Capital is bleeding top investment partners. The venture firm, run by legendary investor Chamath Palihapitiya,...

 
 
 
Billionaire Theranos defender Tim Draper says Elizabeth Holmes 'was doing really good work' before she was attacked and 'forced to sort of fail'

BILLIONAIRE THERANOS DEFENDER TIM DRAPER SAYS ELIZABETH HOLMES 'WAS DOING REALLY GOOD WORK' BEFORE SHE WAS ATTACKED AND 'FORCED TO SORT OF FAIL'

Venture capitalist Tim Draper was an early investor in Theranos and was the company's most public defender, even while the company...

Boston's ezCater raises $100 million to take its corporate catering platform international

BOSTON'S EZCATER RAISES $100 MILLION TO TAKE ITS CORPORATE CATERING PLATFORM INTERNATIONAL

From a modest start more than a decade ago, ezCater has taken a deceptively simple concept and turned it into a booming business that...

 
 
 
An eccentric tech investor has spent over $1 million to get Californians to weigh in on splitting the state into 3

AN ECCENTRIC TECH INVESTOR HAS SPENT OVER $1 MILLION TO GET CALIFORNIANS TO WEIGH IN ON SPLITTING THE STATE INTO 3

Silicon Valley investor Tim Draper is known for having crazy ideas - and for funding them. Now, Draper wants to split California into...

Investors said Domo was worth $2.28 billion - but when it has its IPO, it could be worth just $511 million

INVESTORS SAID DOMO WAS WORTH $2.28 BILLION - BUT WHEN IT HAS ITS IPO, IT COULD BE WORTH JUST $511 MILLION

Domo, last valued at $2.28 billion, could go public at a valuation of $511 million - bad news for investors. Domo updated its S-1 filing...

 
 
 
Former Google and Instagram engineers got millions to take TV into the future: Here's what it looks like

FORMER GOOGLE AND INSTAGRAM ENGINEERS GOT MILLIONS TO TAKE TV INTO THE FUTURE: HERE'S WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE

Zoë Bernard/Business Insider Dreams is a new company that's reformatting TV for smartphones. It got $5 million from investors including...

A hot startup raised $66 million in 5 days using these 24 slides

A HOT STARTUP RAISED $66 MILLION IN 5 DAYS USING THESE 24 SLIDES

Tech investors are throwing money at Front , a five-year-old startup that aims to change the way teams get work done. The startup makes...

 
 
 
Top investors gambled $12 million on the blockchain equivalent of Beanie Babies. Now, sales are plummeting

TOP INVESTORS GAMBLED $12 MILLION ON THE BLOCKCHAIN EQUIVALENT OF BEANIE BABIES. NOW, SALES ARE PLUMMETING

In March, investors including Andreessen Horowitz and Union Square Ventures gave a total of $12 million to CryptoKitties, a blockchain...

These 7 global companies have the best chance to survive the retail apocalypse, Credit Suisse says

THESE 7 GLOBAL COMPANIES HAVE THE BEST CHANCE TO SURVIVE THE RETAIL APOCALYPSE, CREDIT SUISSE SAYS

As diversified and cash-rich retailers like Amazon take the world by storm, investors have been left scrambling to identify companies...

 
 
 
EToro is setting up a crypto trading desk for hedge funds and banks

ETORO IS SETTING UP A CRYPTO TRADING DESK FOR HEDGE FUNDS AND BANKS

EToro is a social trading platform that lets retail investors trade stocks, cryptocurrencies, and other assets. CEO Yoni Assia tells...

Millennial investors were piling into AT&T in anticipation its big merger with Time Warner would get approved

MILLENNIAL INVESTORS WERE PILING INTO AT&T IN ANTICIPATION ITS BIG MERGER WITH TIME WARNER WOULD GET APPROVED

AP Photo/Evan Vucci Millennial investors had been buying up AT&T stock, according to data from the free-trading app Robinhood. The...

 
 
 
Apple's fastest-growing business isn't the iPhone - but that's still what investors care the most about

APPLE'S FASTEST-GROWING BUSINESS ISN'T THE IPHONE - BUT THAT'S STILL WHAT INVESTORS CARE THE MOST ABOUT

Apple made 62% of its revenue from iPhones last year - but that segment is quickly losing ground to Services. Services - like iTunes...

Millennials are snapping up the 'Netflix of China' - and the stock has doubled in less than 3 months

MILLENNIALS ARE SNAPPING UP THE 'NETFLIX OF CHINA' - AND THE STOCK HAS DOUBLED IN LESS THAN 3 MONTHS

Chinese Netflix-competitor iQiyi has more than doubled its stock price since going public in the US in March. The stock is wildly popular...

 
 
 
Fyre Festival Organizer Billy McFarland Arrested for Selling Fake Tickets

FYRE FESTIVAL ORGANIZER BILLY MCFARLAND ARRESTED FOR SELLING FAKE TICKETS

After being arrested for his infamous defrauding of over five thousand festival goers back in 2017, and then getting re-arrested in...

Adyen's IPO starts strong as stock soars 70% valuing Dutch fintech company at $14 billion

ADYEN'S IPO STARTS STRONG AS STOCK SOARS 70% VALUING DUTCH FINTECH COMPANY AT $14 BILLION

Netherlands-based Adyen's IPO got an enthusiastic reception from investors Wednesday as its stock surged 70 percent on the first day...