This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Over the past five years, the world has seen a seemingly unending series of high-profile data breaches, defined as incidents in which unauthorized parties access and retrieve sensitive, secure, or private […]
Netflix has such a hold on its customers that nearly all of them would stick around if it raised prices again (NFLX, AMZN)
Netflix customers love the service so much, they would accept another price hike, GBH Insights’ Daniel Ives found in a new survey. They also watch more than 10 hours of Netflix per week — which is nearly double the amount of time Amazon subscribers spend watching Prime video. Data like that makes Ives bullish on […]
In a never-before-seen video posted by MSNBC, Bill Gates says that President Donald Trump asked him the difference between HIV and HPV. MSNBC host Chris Hayes says that Trump asked Gates this twice: Once at their meeting in 2017, and again at their meeting in 2018. HPV is a very common sexually-transmitted disease that causes […]
Enlarge / The flag of North Korea implies that crops are to be beaten with sledge hammers. (credit: CRW Flags Inc.) Researchers said a team of hackers tied to North Korea recently managed to get the Google Play market to host at least three Android apps designed to surreptitiously steal personal information from defectors of […]
This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. The Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming how companies and consumers go about their days around the world. The technology that underlies this whole segment is evolving quickly, whether […]
Uber Chief Product Officer Jeff Holden, the head of the company’s flying car initiative, is leaving the company. His departure comes just weeks after he was a keynote speaker at Uber’s futuristic transportation conference. Holden has worked at Uber for four years. Uber Chief Product Officer Jeff Holden, the exec behind the Uber Elevate flying […]
The findings from Which? come ahead of a major overhaul in how providers can advertise broadband speeds.
Here’s why a former Google manager thinks the company has made a costly mistake going all in on AI and missing the boat on cryptocurrency (GOOG, GOOGL)
A former employee says Google is among ‘old tech companies stuck in the past.’ While Facebook and Amazon have at least made some moves into the cryptoworld, Google has shown nothing. Google “should be a frictionless paywall… You’re going to see them all eventually come after this.” We’re a week past Google’s I/O developer conference, […]
Lawmakers on Thursday sought to convince Twitter chief executive Jack Dorsey to come testify to Congress as part of their probe into the privacy practices of the country’s largest tech companies.
Registered voters across parties support the Senate’s decision to overturn the repeal on net neutrality
Five months after the FCC decided to repeal the net-neutrality regulations put in place by the Obama administration, the US Senate voted 52-47 to overturn its decision. To recap: The 2015 net-neutrality regulation says internet traffic should be treated equally, rather than being affected by the power or resources of individual service providers. Advocates of […]