The party’s conference app allowed people to find the contact details for MPs and journalists.
With Facebook’s new headset, the future that virtual reality fanatics dream of is closer than ever — but we’re not there yet (FB)
Facebook unveiled the Oculus Quest, its first standalone virtual reality headset that tracks where you are in a room. Business Insider got to try it out. It’s a remarkable device, but it still has some obvious shortcomings. However, it points to a wild future ahead for virtual reality. I got shot in the head on […]
New technology is increasingly being infused into stores, and the results are finally starting to show. Tech-forward companies like Amazon and Nike are completely changing the idea of what it means to have a physical store. Nike’s Live concept store, which chooses items to stock by analyzing customer data, and Amazon’s Go concept, which uses […]
Apple seems poised to create a new media bundle, but does anyone besides Wall Street want it? (AAPL, AMZN)
Buzz is picking up that Apple might introduce a bundled service offering. In a recent note, Goldman Sachs laid out what such an offering might look like. For $30 a month a month, Apple might include such things as an iPhone warranty, access to Apple Music, and streaming videos, Goldman Sachs speculated. While such a […]
The SEC filed a lawsuit against Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Thursday, alleging that Musk made “false and misleading statements” in August about taking the automaker private. Musk said he was “deeply saddened and disappointed” by the lawsuit, which he called “unjustified,” in a company statement to Business Insider. Three legal experts weighed in on […]
It’s unthinkable that the SEC would destroy Tesla over something as trivial as an Elon Musk tweet (TSLA)
The SEC has charged Tesla CEO Elon Musk with fraud and could seek to ban him from leading the carmaker. The SEC’s case hinges on a tweet that Musk wrote in August. The idea that the SEC could crush Tesla based largely on something as trivial as an ill-advised tweet is extremely troubling. A few […]
I visited the Amazon Spheres, an indoor rainforest in the heart of Seattle — here’s what it’s like inside (AMZN)
A rainforest is thriving in one of the most unlikely places: Amazon’s campus in downtown Seattle. It’s called the Spheres, and it’s a trio of massive glass domes that sit amid Amazon’s business center. The Spheres are intended to serve as a space for Amazon employees to work and collaborate with their colleagues, all while […]
The creators of Amazon’s new show ‘Forever’ talk about keeping the premise a secret and what it’s like to work in TV when there’s too much of it
Amazon’s “Forever” premiered in early September, but the creators, stars, and TV critics were sworn to secrecy about the show’s plot. Business Insider spoke with series creators Alan Yang and Matthew Hubbard about keeping the show’s details secret, and what it was like pitching a show that has so much mystery surrounding it. Yang and […]
APPLE’S revamped Apple Watch Series 4 adds a bigger display, more power and some very smart technology that could even save your life. Here’s Express.co.uk’s full Apple Watch 4 review.
The London Block Exchange plans to launch a new cryptocurrency pegged to the pound: LBXPeg. LBXPeg is a so-called “stablecoin” and they’re booming in popularity in crypto. LONDON — A UK startup has announced plans to launch a new cryptocurrency pegged to the British pound as interest in so-called “stablecoins” booms. The London Block Exchange, […]