• Why Sony CEO Has Company In Last Place This Summer...
    Business Insider - Jul 31
    In November, as she attempted to revive Sony Pictures' fading fortunes, studio co-chair Amy Pascal emailed a note to her chief lieutenant Doug Belgrad. Assessing Sony's lineup for 2015, she wrote, in all caps, "THERE ARE... Read »
    1 day ago
  • Postmates Partners With CEO Of ‘Uber For...
    Business Insider - Jul 31
    Delivery startup Postmates is offering one very impressive, expensive-sounding promotion to New Yorkers: For the rest of the summer, every Thursday through Sunday, they can use Postmates to get an unlimited number of... Read »
    1 day ago
  • Guinness CEO Has A Plan To Take On Craft Beer–...
    Business Insider - Jul 31
    Diageo, the alcohol giant behind the likes of Smirnoff, Johnnie Walker, and Captain Morgan, just put out its full-year results, and one of the few bright spots is Guinness. The iconic Irish stout has an association with... Read »
    1 day ago
  • The CEO Who Once Wrote A Profanity-Filled Email So He...
    Business Insider - Jul 30
    Most people write VCs to pitch an idea and get funded. But Autopilot CEO Mike Sharkey had the exact opposite in mind when he wrote VCs before getting seed funded: turn me down. Why? Sharkey, an Australian native,... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Elon Musk’s Ex-Wife Explains What It Takes To...
    Business Insider - Jul 30
    Justine Musk, the first wife of billionaire Elon Musk, knows a lot about extreme success — her ex-husband is a founder of PayPal and the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX and has an estimated net worth of around $14... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Bill Gates Dumped A Huge Amount Of Microsoft Stock...
    Business Insider - Jul 30
    Bill Gates topped a list of the biggest insider sellers, which was dominated by the big names in tech. Gates sold more than $717 million of Microsoft stock this year, according to Sqoop.com, and he wasn't the only one to... Read »
    2 days ago
  • CEO Sells Kit That’ll Turn Anyone Into A...
    Business Insider - Jul 29
    For about $40 you can turn yourself into a cyborg — at least in part. Dangerous Things, which is an online biohacking store, has simplified the process of hacking the body by selling kits packed with the necessary... Read »
    3 days ago
  • Hulk Hogan Is Reportedly Accusing Gawker Of Leaking...
    Business Insider - Jul 29
    It seems wherever Gawker turns there’s another fight brewing. And so it is, with a slew of reported new allegations made by pro wrestler Hulk Hogan. TMZ reports that Hogan has filed new court documents alleging that... Read »
    3 days ago
  • One Of Mark Zuckerberg’s Mind-Blowing...
    Tech Insider - Jul 29
    From telepathy to total immunity from disease, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has made some bold predictions about the future. But one of Zuckerberg's technology dreams is on the verge of coming true: a computer that can... Read »
    3 days ago
  • Marissa Mayer Reportedly Stepped In And Kept Star NBA...
    Business Insider - Jul 22
    Star reporter Adrian Wojnarowski, the NBA's most influential insider, will be staying at Yahoo, according to Jason McIntyre of The Big Lead, and it might not have happened if Marissa Mayer did not get involved in the... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Here’s A Peek Into New York’s Only...
    Business Insider - Jul 22
    The New York startup scene is buzzing, but tough: it's capital intensive, hard to find office space, and relentlessly pricey. Realizing this, Joe Marchese decided to sell his advertising startup to 21st Century Fox... Read »
    1 week ago
  • America’s Highest-Paid CEO Shares The Moment He...
    Business Insider - Jul 22
    GoPro has humble beginnings as an 8-employee company that sold camera straps in 2004, but today it employs more than 800 people and has made founder Nick Woodman the highest-paid CEO in the US in 2014, according to... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein Is Selling One Of...
    Business Insider - Jul 21
    Goldman Sachs chief executive officer Lloyd Blankfein is listing his seven-bedroom Hamptons mansion for $17 million. The home, located on Parsonage Lane in Sagaponack, spans more than 6,500 square feet, according to the... Read »
    1 week ago
  • Uber Just Threw Down The Gauntlet To New York...
    Business Insider - Jul 21
    Uber has an offer for New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio: Let's talk. In a letter to de Blasio, Uber NYC General Manager Josh Mohrer suggested the two have a public debate that could help the sides resolve some disputes... Read »
    1 week ago
  • A Startup Founder Reportedly Jumped To Her Death From...
    Business Insider - Jul 21
    A startup founder and iOS developer jumped to her death from a rooftop bar on Monday night, police and onlookers told the New York Post. Faigy Mayer, who was 29 years old, was the founder and CEO of Appton, a New... Read »
    1 week ago