215 Shares Image: justin sullivan/getty images  By Kerry Flynn2017-03-27 22:36:20 UTC Looks like Uber needs some help.  Business Insider‘s Biz Carson uncovered Monday a new job opening at Uber, the ride-hailing company currently under intense public scrutiny in the wake of a series of ongoing public relations and human resources scandals. So what’s the latest

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Airbnb’s ambition to become your travel agent just got an Australian boost. On Tuesday, the company officially launched Trips in Sydney. First announced at the Airbnb Open conference in Los Angeles in late 2016, the new platform allows local “Experiences” to be offered to travellers as well as accommodation. In Sydney for the launch, Airbnb’

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Every new robot added to an American factory in recent decades reduced employment in the surrounding area by 6.2 workers, according to a new study released by the National Bureau of Economic Research. Researchers worked to separate the impact of robots from other big-picture economic trends that hit the US workforce in the same period,

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As Republican attempts to kill Obamacare flamed out spectacularly, investors began rethinking an assumption that caused markets to rally for months: perhaps the Trump administration and its allies in Congress, they suddenly realized, won’t pull off the sweeping tax cuts that many have been expecting. Since the election, investors have been betting that unified Republican

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Receiving an invitation to a job interview is both exciting and nerve-racking. It can also be highly competitive depending on the industry and economy. That™s why it™s necessary for you to prepare to impress the interviewer as soon as you sit down for the interview. While having an effective resume, dressing appropriately, and doing your

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847 Shares U.S. President Barack Obama greets the audience as he arrives at a town hall style meeting at Facebook headquarters on April 20, 2011 in Palo Alto, California. Image: justin sullivan/getty images By Kerry Flynn2017-03-27 17:29:48 UTC Like it or not, Facebook has an impact on politics. The social network contributed to President Donald

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423 Shares The United Airlines terminal is viewed at Newark Liberty Airport . Image: Spencer Platt/Getty Images By Nicole Gallucci2017-03-27 17:13:35 UTC United Airlines has released an official statement addressing its recent dress code ban, while Delta, sassy rival airline, is busy trolling. On Sunday morning, activist Shannon Watts drew attention to the airline’s controversial

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Jet startup Boom believes the future is supersonic, and it’s now got enough money to prove it. The company announced on Thursday that it raised $33 million for its first major round of funding, enough for the company to build a demonstrator of its XB-1 supersonic aircraft.  Boom first emerged in 2016 with grand plans

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404 Shares Trump in his natural habitat, the golf course. Image: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images By Nicole Gallucci2017-03-27 14:41:52 UTC News Alert: Golfing for pleasure is actually not the same as working. That should go without saying, but after Fox News claimed in a news alert that President Donald Trump was “working” in the White

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511 Shares Image: Shutterstock / nuvolanevicata By Dane Jasper2017-03-27 12:39:27 UTC Dane Jasper is cofounder and CEO of Sonic, the largest independent internet service provider in Northern California.  Last week Senate Republicans voted to abolish vital internet privacy rules created by the Federal Communications Commission. Lobbyists for big telecom companies want these rules abolished, but

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287 Shares Image: ng yi shu/mashable By Yvette Tan2017-03-27 09:46:38 UTC Before it’s even begun, Singapore has scrapped its ambitious nationwide bike-sharing plan. The project had been in the works for over a year, and called for thousands of bikes to be laid across the city, as part of the government’s plans to make the

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There’s a sixth ranger in the new Power Rangers film you may have never expected to see. No, we’re talking about the Green Ranger or the White Ranger. This one is actually has a mix of Green, White and even has some Red. Meet Krispy Kreme, the unexpected hero of the action movie.  If you

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Lyft is building on its good PR streak with a new way to donate to charity.  Riders who #DeletedUber or just really like Lyft will be able to round up the cost of their ride to the nearest dollar and donate the rest to charity. Lyft users can’t choose exactly which charity, but they do

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296 Shares Pizzagate believers are still out there. Image:  Jan Vašek/stocksnap By Emma Hinchliffe2017-03-25 19:29:50 UTC Conspiracy theory peddling InfoWars host Alex Jones apologized on Friday for spreading the unfounded conspiracy theory that a D.C. pizza restaurant was at the center of a child sex-abuse ring run by Hillary Clinton.  But outside the White House

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612 Shares Uber CEO Travis Kalanick with his then-girlfriend, Gabi Holzwarth. Image: dimitrios kambouris/Getty Images By Emma Hinchliffe2017-03-25 15:10:19 UTC In case there was still any doubt, Uber’s top executives are really terrible.  A report in The Information out Friday night alleges that CEO Travis Kalanick and Senior Vice President of Business Emil Michael took

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Stash allows you to open an account for as little as $5 and then choose from a curated list of funds or individual stocks to invest in. Once you link your checking account to your Stash account, you set up auto payments, with your dollar amount of choice, to your Stash account. The biggest difference

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452 Shares *This is my last resort* Image: win mcnamee/Getty Images By Emma Hinchliffe2017-03-24 22:05:19 UTC It was an irresistible scene: Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, fresh off the crushing defeat of his plan to repeal and replace Obamacare, listening to “Last Resort” by Papa Roach as he drove away in a black SUV. 

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Major airlines affected by the ban on laptops and other electronic devices on US- and UK-bound flights have begun revealing how they’ll and minimize the hassle for fliers. Dubai-based Emirates, one of the world’s biggest airlines, said it won’t require passengers to pack their laptops and tablets into checked luggage. Instead, they’ll be allowed to

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284 Shares Comet Ping Pong pizzeria was the target of a vicious fake news story. Image: Alex Wong/Getty Images By Sasha Lekach2017-03-24 20:12:53 UTC Months after a conspiracy theory about Hillary Clinton’s involvement in a child trafficking ring out of a Washington, D.C., pizzeria blew up from a very fake news story to a real-life

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A new startup wants to help you transform the simple, everyday task of shopping online into social good. Data Does Good, a company founded by two students at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, lets you donate your Amazon.com shopping history and turn it into hard cash for good causes ” at no extra cost.

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