• Why Spies Make The Best Entrepreneurs
    Business Insider - Aug 24
    The New Yorker once called Stanford “a giant tech incubator with a football team.” Although the publication clearly intended this as an insult, it’s also an ode to the dominance that Harvard and Stanford have held... Read »
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  • Qantas Lands A Record $1.5 Billion Profit– Now...
    Business Insider - Aug 24
    Qantas posted a record full-year underlying profit of $1.53 billion, a 57% improvement, completing one of Australia’s biggest corporate turnarounds. Just two years ago, the national airline reported a $2.8 billion loss. Read »
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  • Furious Costco Customers Are Still Threatening To...
    Business Insider - Aug 24
    When Costco began transitioning from American Express to Visa as its exclusive credit card partner in June, delays and confusion hadcustomers threatening to cancel their memberships. Now, two months later, some Costco... Read »
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  • Fox News Is A ‘Playboy Mansion-Like...
    Business Insider - Aug 23
    Fox News is being sued by its former host Andrea Tantaros. In a lawsuit filed against her former employer, Tantaros describes the company as a "sex-fueled, Playboy Mansion-like cult." The New York Times reports that... Read »
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  • Kobe Bryant Says He Wants To Be Remembered As An...
    Business Insider - Aug 23
    In 20 years, basketball legend Kobe Bryant wants to be remembered for his investments, not his hoops career. Bryant shared his thoughts about his legacy and passion in investment during an interview with CNBC on Monday,... Read »
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  • Nintendo Sells The Majority Of Its Stake In Seattle...
    Business Insider - Aug 23
    Nintendo's days as a baseball team majority-owner are over. The video game company said on Monday that it finalized the sale of "a portion" of its stake in First Avenue Entertainment LLLP, which operates the Seattle... Read »
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  • Barbra Streisand Personally Asked Tim Cook To Fix Her...
    Business Insider - Aug 22
    Not all of us can all up the CEO of Apple to have him fix our Siri problems, but Barbra Streisand can. The world-renowned singer and actress recently revealed to NPR's Scott Simon that Siri has been mispronouncing her... Read »
    2 days ago
  • Mark Zuckerberg Just Unloaded $95 Million Worth Of...
    Business Insider - Aug 22
    Mark Zuckerberg just unloaded about $95 million worth of stock, according to a new US Securities and Exchange Commission filing. But the Facebook CEO isn't prepping for a lavish vacation. All the proceeds from his sale... Read »
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  • The CEO Of $3.8 Billion Slack Has A Smart Idea To...
    Business Insider - Aug 22
    Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield doesn't believe in long working hours. It's why one of Slack's internal mantras is "work hard, go home." "The most productive employees from my experience are those who go home at 5:30... Read »
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  • NBC’s Olympics ‘Nightmare’ Has Come...
    Business Insider - Aug 19
    NBC’s Olympics nightmare has come true: Primetime viewership for Rio is down 17% from the London games in 2012. At a conference in June, NBC CEO Steve Burke explained what would constitute an Olympics “nightmare,”... Read »
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  • This Is Gawker Founder Nick Denton’s Farewell...
    Business Insider - Aug 19
    Gawker Media founder and CEO Nick Denton confirmed on Thursday that he will leave the company following its $135 million sale to Univision. Univision will also shut down Gawker Media's flagship site,Gawker.com, though it... Read »
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  • We Just Received A Bizarre Letter That’s...
    Business Insider - Aug 19
    Neuromama, the company whose market value spiked to $35 billion before trading was halted by the US Securities and Exchange Commission, has apparently fired back at what it called "incorrect" stories about the business. Read »
    5 days ago
  • Uber Just Purchased The Self-Driving-Truck Startup...
    Business Insider - Aug 18
    As Uber ramps up its driverless-car operations in Pittsburgh, it will have some help from several ex-Googlers who have already mastered the technology. According to a post on Uber's website by CEO Travis Kalanick, Uber... Read »
    6 days ago
  • Former Breitbart Editor Ben Shapiro Unleashes On...
    Business Insider - Aug 18
    Former Breitbart editor Ben Shapiro unloaded on the right-wing website's chairman, Stephen K. Bannon, on Wednesday after news broke that Donald Trump had appointed him as campaign CEO. "Bannon is a legitimately sinister... Read »
    6 days ago
  • SolarCity Says It’s Restructuring And Cutting...
    Business Insider - Aug 18
    SolarCity announced in a company filing Wednesday that it is taking a $3 million to $5 million restructuring charge, mostly in the form of severance benefits, to match the company's reduced guidance. The solar company is... Read »
    6 days ago