Month: October 2018

Business Insider is hiring a paid fellow in London to write about tech

Business Insider is hiring a paid fellow to write about tech from its London office. The fellowship starts immediately and will run for six months. The successful candidate will work full-time (40 hours a week). As a fellow, you can expect to be covering the world’s biggest companies (think Apple, Google, and Facebook), the hottest […]

Top tech companies like Netflix and LinkedIn say they have no problem with employees interviewing for other jobs — in fact, they might want to help

The best management strategy is encouraging employees to be open about next steps in their career, according to top tech companies like Netflix and LinkedIn. Executives at these companies have said publicly that they have no problem with employees interviewing for other jobs — in fact, they sometimes want to help them with the process. […]

Waymo is the first company that’s allowed to test autonomous cars without a backup driver in California (GOOGL)

Waymo received a permit from California’s Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) on Tuesday to test autonomous vehicles without human backup drivers on public roads, the DMV said in a statement. The Google spin-off is the first company to receive permission to test unmanned self-driving cars in California. California adopted regulations that allow for the testing […]

Why we have different blood types and why they matter

Blood types have been around for at least 20 million years.  Scientists are still trying to figure out why there are so many, but these different blood types can have deadly downsides.  Watch the video above to find out what makes a certain blood type right for one person, but wrong for another.  Not everyone […]

Apple knocked its big iPad and Mac event out of the park (AAPL)

Apple held a big event in Brooklyn on Tuesday to debut new iPads and Mac computers. Overall, the presentation was much better than the company’s last event in September, where it launched new iPhones and Apple Watches. The latest Apple products look fun and exciting, but Apple also deserves credit for making its event shorter […]

HTC has joined VirtualLink to change the future of PC-powered VR

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. HTC announced that it joined the VR industry open standard VirtualLink on Monday, which works to solve price and experience barriers impeding adoption of PC-powered VR. HTC will now contribute […]