Instagram Stories Launches New Creative Features

Instagram Stories Launches New Creative Features

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Social Media Marketing Talk Show, a news show for marketers who want to stay on the leading edge of social media. On this week’s Social Media Marketing Talk Show, we explore the new Create mode for Instagram Stories Camer…

Google Pixel 4 hands-on: Pikachu is fun, but the Recorder app is even cooler

After an incredibly protracted drip-feed of hints and leaks over the course of several months, Google finally showed the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL phones to the world. You may have already watched the livestream on Tuesday morning or read our stories about it, b…

The Queer Rights Movement Faces Down the Supreme Court

Photographer Tasos Katopodis captures a historical effort for civil rights in America’s capital.

A hedge-fund wunderkind, top YouTube talent managers, and what Robert Shiller’s worried about

Hello! You might not have heard of Jesse Cohn, but you’ve almost certainly heard of the companies he’s been shaking up. As Bradley Saacks and Casey Sullivan report, Cohn, the 39-year old right-hand man to billionaire investor and Elliott Management cofounder …

Running of the Gnomes gets ready to help breast cancer patients with World of Warcraft shenanigans

The Running of the Gnomes is one of the best feel-good-stories in World of Warcraft’s history, and it’s about to start its 10th event.

Personal Finance Daily: Automation could disproportionately hurt black workers and these cities have the highest growth in job openings

Personal Finance Daily: Automation could disproportionately hurt black workers and these cities have the highest growth in job openings

Monday’s top personal finance stories

This week’s top stories: macOS Catalina release, Apple AR headset, Instagram Dark Mode, more

In this week’s top stories: macOS Catalina launches to the public, Instagram adds Dark Mode support, Apple AR headset in 2020, and more. Read on for all of this week’s biggest news. more… The post This week’s top stories: macOS Catalina release, Apple AR head…

This week’s top stories: iPhone SE 2 rumors, iOS 13.2 beta, in-ear AirPods, and more

In this week’s top stories: New in-ear AirPods on the way, expectations for Apple in October, iOS 13.1.2 release, Deep Fusion for iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro, and more. Read on for all of this week’s biggest news. more… The post This week’s top stories: iPhon…

Final day to save up to €600 on passes to Disrupt Berlin 2019

Tick tock it’s now o’clock, startuppers. The last few hours of super early bird savings on passes to Disrupt Berlin 2019 are slipping away faster than grains of sand through an hourglass. The bird bites the dust and prices go up as of 11:59 p.m. (CEST) tonigh…

27 former employees share wild stories about how they quit their jobs

Most employees give their managers two weeks’ notice when moving on from a job. Others, however, quit their jobs a little more theatrically. From throwing heavy objects to flipping over a tray of breadsticks in a crowded pizza restaurant, here are 27 of the m…

Data analysis: Where you should focus your link-building efforts

Data analysis: Where you should focus your link-building efforts

Earning top-tier media coverage for your brand can be a thrill. You’re dramatically boosting your brand’s awareness, and the links themselves can provide substantial improvements to your organic rankings, as well. As an added benefit, when a very popular, aut…

These are the 5 companies Bank of America just added to its quarterly list of top climate-change stock picks (NOVA, AIN, CWEN, SNPS, TXN)

Bank of America Merrill Lynch added five companies to its list of “primer picks” companies in the climate change space. Sunnova Energy and Albany International are first-time entries for the climate change segment, while the other three had graced the list be…

Snoop Dogg + pole dancers. Welcome to Kansas hoops

College football is awesome. Snoop Dogg is, too. And don’t forget about Simone Biles. She rocks. These are the most-talked about stories of the week.

8 More Stories About People Battling Their Own Clones

Will Smith’s new film Gemini Man may not be wowing critics, but it’s based on a storytelling conundrum that’s as old as time: What would you do if you had to fight your own clone ? We’re looking at some of our favorite examples of duplicates who’ve had to duk…

Digital Trends Live: PlayStation 5 launch date, RIP iTunes, and robot racing

In this episode of Digital Trends Live, hosts Greg Nibler and Hanif Jackson dig into the top trending stories in tech, including the PlayStation 5’s 2020 launch, the official death of iTunes, an A.I. robot racing league, NASA’s electric X-57 aircraft, and mor…

A plugin to force Twitter to respect your settings and stop showing you "top" tweets

A plugin to force Twitter to respect your settings and stop showing you “top” tweets

Twitter has a setting that (nominally) allows you to turn off its default of showing you “top” tweets (as selected by its engagement-maximizing, conflict-seeking algorithm), but periodically, Twitter just ignores that setting and starts nonconsensually eyebal…

Seeking nominations for the top talent agents in the YouTube and influencer space

Business Insider is launching a list of leading talent agents in the YouTube and influencer space. We want to hear from you on which talent agents have risen to the top and are scoring big deals for their YouTube creator clients. Please submit your ideas thro…

The BaByliss Pro Prima 3000 styling iron is $50 off at Walmart

TL;DR: This well-reviewed titanium hair straightener from BaByliss is on sale for $129.99 at Walmart — a savings of $49.96. You can kind of get away with not styling your hair in summer. So much time is spent by the water (or in the comforting solitude of you…

Former ‘Top Gear’ host Jeremy Clarkson told climate activist Greta Thunberg to ‘be a good girl’ and ‘shut up’

Getty The former “Top Gear” presenter Jeremy Clarkson criticized the 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg in an op-ed article in the UK tabloid The Sun on Friday, following her address last month at the United Nations Climate Action Summit. Clarkson de…

I’m Author Sarah Pinsker, and This Is How I Work

There are many Sarah Pinskers from many alternate universes. They’ve gathered for SarahCon, a convention held by scientist Sarah Pinsker. And one of the Sarahs has murdered another. That’s the premise of “And Then There Were (N-One),” the first story I read b…

AP Top Stories October 8 P

AP Top Stories October 8 P

Here are the top stories for Tuesday, October 8th: Trump administration blocks ambassador from testifying in impeachment probe; Turkey military build up at Syria border; Supreme Court considers LGBT job discrimination; gallery displays paintings by chimp.

AP Top Stories October 9 A

Here are the top stories for Wednesday, October 9th: Airstrikes hit Syria; White House calls impeachment inquiry “illegitimate”; First black mayor elected in Alabama’s capital; Scientists win Nobel Prize in chemistry for lithium-ion battery research.

The ESPN Daily: How Simone Biles does the impossible, Florida Man 2.0, and de-Kobe-ing Jayson Tatum

A daily rundown of the top stories in sports.

The ESPN Daily: It’s bullpen time, NBA contenders and pretenders, and do the Astros have the best postseason roster ever?

A daily rundown of the top stories in sports.

The ESPN Daily: Anthony Davis’ trade saga, the Dodgers face their worst nightmare and one QB to rule them all

A daily rundown of the top stories in sports.

Impeachment, China, Black Holes: Your Weekend Briefing

Impeachment, China, Black Holes: Your Weekend Briefing

Here’s what you need to know about the week’s top stories.

Impeachment, Supreme Court, Tango: Your Weekend Briefing

Here’s what you need to know about the week’s top stories.

What’s the Best Thing You’ve Ever Gotten for a Dollar?

“That and a dollar” will not get you a cup of coffee, unless “that” is another two dollars. It’ll still cover your tip at most bars, which sucks for bartenders. But what’s the best reward you’ve ever gotten for a dollar? Redditors answered this question with …

Daily Crunch: WeWork delays its IPO

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. WeWork withdraws its S-1 filing, will delay its IPO The move was …

AP Top Stories September 25 P

AP Top Stories September 25 P

The Surface Pro X and Surface Laptop 3 are upgradable, but only a little

The Surface Pro X and Surface Laptop 3 are upgradable, but only a little

Most Surface devices haven’t been easy to upgrade or fix, scoring rather poorly on iFixit’s repairability scale. However, Microsoft is trying to make things better in the repairability department with the new Surface Pro X and Surface Laptop 3 by making their…

The top 5 TV shows returning in October that everyone will be talking about

Every month, Business Insider looks at the most anticipated returning shows thanks to data from television tracking app, TV Time. Netflix’s “Big Mouth” and “Insatiable” return in October, as does USA’s “Mr. Robot” for its final season. Visit Business Insider’…

Fat Bear Week is a thing, and you can vote for the chunkiest

Fat Bear week is here to remind us there’s still good in the world.

A top hedge fund’s reported $800 million bet on vaping could be in jeopardy as regulators set their sights on e-cigarettes

Robin Marchant / Contributor, Getty Images Jason Mudrick, the founder and chief investment officer of Mudrick Capital Management, has placed a massive bet on the vaping and e-cigarette space. The high-profile investor’s flagship fund has invested nearly $800 …

Democratic lawmakers demand Pompeo to explain how a ‘packet of propaganda and disinformation’ aimed at a former US diplomat circulated State Department

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Democrats accused the Trump administration on Wednesday of using “propaganda and disinformation” to attack the former US ambassador to Ukraine and demanded that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo explain how the material circulated at top l…