Former Uber engineer details sexism nightmare, CEO orders investigation

FORMER UBER ENGINEER DETAILS SEXISM NIGHTMARE, CEO ORDERS INVESTIGATION

Uber once again has come under fire after a former engineer published a blog post alleging widespread sexism during her year at the...

Uber Promises Investigation After Former Engineer Blogs About Rampant Sexual Harassment

UBER PROMISES INVESTIGATION AFTER FORMER ENGINEER BLOGS ABOUT RAMPANT SEXUAL HARASSMENT

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick said Sunday that the ride-sharing company will investigate new allegations of sexual harassment and discrimination...

 
 
 
The 12 cities with the most trees around the world

THE 12 CITIES WITH THE MOST TREES AROUND THE WORLD

There's a global movement to encourage cities to grow more trees and plan more parks . But which ones have the most green space today? To...

Thousands of people share their knowledge online for free - and for many, it's supercharging their careers

THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE SHARE THEIR KNOWLEDGE ONLINE FOR FREE - AND FOR MANY, IT'S SUPERCHARGING THEIR CAREERS

In 2011, Faisal Khan had recently turned 40 and quit a stressful job as a manager at an information technology company. He'd just spent...

 
 
 
Warren Buffett's $10 billion airline investment reveals everything you need to know about the industry

WARREN BUFFETT'S $10 BILLION AIRLINE INVESTMENT REVEALS EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE INDUSTRY

For the second time in six months, Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway will invest billions of dollars into the US airline industry. In...

ABC reporter delivers pointed declaration to Trump: We will 'pursue the truth' even if we must endure your 'wrath'

ABC REPORTER DELIVERS POINTED DECLARATION TO TRUMP: WE WILL 'PURSUE THE TRUTH' EVEN IF WE MUST ENDURE YOUR 'WRATH'

ABC White House reporter Jonathan Karl closed a show on Sunday with a declaration: Reporters will keep doing their jobs despite President...

 
 
 
We took a 1,000-horsepower electric luxury sedan for a spin on the streets of Silicon Valley

WE TOOK A 1,000-HORSEPOWER ELECTRIC LUXURY SEDAN FOR A SPIN ON THE STREETS OF SILICON VALLEY

We have driven , reported on , road-tripped , and talked about our fair share of electric and hybrid vehicles at Business Insider....

Donald Trump's Presidential Win Caused Thousands Of Muslims To Leave The United States?

DONALD TRUMP'S PRESIDENTIAL WIN CAUSED THOUSANDS OF MUSLIMS TO LEAVE THE UNITED STATES?

President Donald Trump's election victory causing a massive wave of self-deportation by Muslims is unproven. While there are reports...

 
 
 
Bill Gates Proposes Robots Stealing Human Jobs Should Pay Income Taxes In The United States

BILL GATES PROPOSES ROBOTS STEALING HUMAN JOBS SHOULD PAY INCOME TAXES IN THE UNITED STATES

Bill Gates, the co-founder of Microsoft and world's richest man, is proposing an interesting idea for tax revenue. Gates said that...

The new Acura NSX reset our expectations of what a supercar can be

THE NEW ACURA NSX RESET OUR EXPECTATIONS OF WHAT A SUPERCAR CAN BE

Let's cut right to the chase. I was never a fan of the first-generation Acura NSX. In fact, I could rightly be called a critic of the...

 
 
 
Trump's sons Eric and Donald Jr. open golf club in Dubai

TRUMP'S SONS ERIC AND DONALD JR. OPEN GOLF CLUB IN DUBAI

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Two of U.S. President Donald Trump's sons arrived in the United Arab Emirates for an invitation-only...

Ford invests $1 billion in Pittsburgh-based Argo AI to build self-driving cars by 2021

FORD INVESTS $1 BILLION IN PITTSBURGH-BASED ARGO AI TO BUILD SELF-DRIVING CARS BY 2021

Ford has invested $1 billion in a joint venture with Argo AI, a Pittsburgh-based company with ties to Carnegie Mellon. The goal is...

 
 
 
PewDiePie taught YouTube a valuable lesson

PEWDIEPIE TAUGHT YOUTUBE A VALUABLE LESSON

YouTube made a big bet in the fall of 2015: Viewers would pay a monthly fee in order to strip adds from the platform's videos and gain...

Mark Cuban appears to troll Trump by wearing No 46 in NBA's All-Star celebrity game

MARK CUBAN APPEARS TO TROLL TRUMP BY WEARING NO 46 IN NBA'S ALL-STAR CELEBRITY GAME

Mark Cuban is often cited as a potential opponent to President Donald Trump in the 2020 presidential election and the Dallas Mavericks...

 
 
 
Shark Tank: BitsBox Fails to Get A Deal, Despite Offer from Chris Sacca

SHARK TANK: BITSBOX FAILS TO GET A DEAL, DESPITE OFFER FROM CHRIS SACCA

BitsBox Last into the tank are Scott Lininger and Aidan Chopra of BitsBox, seeking $250,000 for three percent equity. BitsBox makes...

Shark Tank: EDN WallGarden Fails to Get A Deal, Despite Interest from Lori Greiner and Kevin O'Leary

SHARK TANK: EDN WALLGARDEN FAILS TO GET A DEAL, DESPITE INTEREST FROM LORI GREINER AND KEVIN O'LEARY

EDN Next up is Ryan Woltz of EDN WallGarden, seeking $150,000 for 10 percent equity. EDN WallGarden allows for anybody to have a green...

 
 
 
ITunes is still the most preferred music platform in the US, survey says

ITUNES IS STILL THE MOST PREFERRED MUSIC PLATFORM IN THE US, SURVEY SAYS

At this point, it seems clear that streaming services will be the dominant way people consume music going forward. If anything, we...

Nevada video-game industry growing, report says

NEVADA VIDEO-GAME INDUSTRY GROWING, REPORT SAYS

The video game industry is picking up speed in Nevada, a new report from the Entertainment Software Association shows.

 
 
 
NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio shows off designs for planned tech hub

NYC MAYOR BILL DE BLASIO SHOWS OFF DESIGNS FOR PLANNED TECH HUB

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and his team have revealed the designs for the 250,000 square foot Union Square Tech Hub. The hub,...

SoftBank is reportedly making another run at T-Mobile - and T-Mobile is up 5%

SOFTBANK IS REPORTEDLY MAKING ANOTHER RUN AT T-MOBILE - AND T-MOBILE IS UP 5%

The Japanese telecom SoftBank, which owns Sprint, is looking to make another run at T-Mobile US, Reuters' Liana Baker reports . T-Mobile's...