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Tech 2020-05-24T16:32:00Z
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These 7 huge games are coming to the PlayStation 5 and next-gen Xbox at launch, from 'Madden' to 'Fortnite'

The PlayStation 5 and next-gen Xbox are scheduled to arrive this holiday, and they're going to arrive with a whole bunch of major new games.
Retail 2020-05-23T15:55:00Z
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The rise and fall of movie theaters — and how the coronavirus pandemic might change them

Movie theaters worldwide have been forced to close their doors as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, and others are seeing a decline in attendance.
BI Prime Finance 2020-05-23T14:01:42Z
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Pay rifts, a partner divide, and a threat at the Ritz Carlton: 50 insiders reveal all on a massive shakeup at elite law firm Boies Schiller

Pay rifts, a partner divide, and transparency are key issues behind some partners leaving elite law firm Boies Schiller. Now BSF is re-making itself.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-05-23T13:47:00Z

The most expensive sneakers ever sold at auction

The four most expensive shoes ever auctioned are Nikes, two of which once belonged to Michael Jordan.
Media 2020-05-23T12:30:00Z

The top 9 shows on Netflix and other streaming services this week

"Outer Banks" continues to hold steady in audience demand and "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" is hanging on to the top spot.
BI Prime Media 2020-05-23T02:20:00Z

Apple TV Plus' 'Defending Jacob' is a hit, but new data suggests subscriber growth is sluggish

Demand for Apple TV Plus originals is high during the coronavirus pandemic, but subscriber growth is slow compared to other services.
Politics 2020-05-23T00:28:52Z

'This is more than just a little offensive': Fox News host blasts Joe Biden's 'hurtful' comment about black voters

"It is short-sighted," Fox News host Harris Faulkner said. "It is a blind spot for this former vice president."
Tech 2020-05-22T17:46:43Z

YouTubers are reporting that Old Spice dropped its sponsorship of h3h3's Ethan Klein amid a brewing troll war with Keemstar

The war over sponsorships between Daniel 'Keemstar' Keem and h3h3's Ethan Klein continues with reports that Old Spice dropped Klein.
Strategy 2020-05-22T16:49:00Z

10 critically acclaimed documentaries you can stream right now to feed your brain during the Memorial Day weekend

Here's a list of documentaries to watch during the long weekend if you've already binged "Tiger King," ranked by their Rotten Tomatoes score.
Media 2020-05-22T16:19:07Z

The top 9 movies on Netflix this week, from 'John Henry' to 'Public Enemies'

Netflix subscribers are also watching the new original movie "The Wrong Missy," starring David Spade.
Tech 2020-05-22T15:46:00Z

Bored at home this weekend? You can play the popular card game 'Cards Against Humanity' with your friends online for free

You can play 'Cards Against Humanity' for free online with friends over video chat. Here's how to do it.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-05-22T14:57:00Z

Here's how comedian and UFC commentator Joe Rogan became the world's highest-paid podcaster

The wildly popular "Joe Rogan Experience" podcast is moving to Spotify in a reported $100 million deal.
Entertainment 2020-05-21T21:11:00Z

17 critically acclaimed Amazon Prime Video original shows to add to your streaming queue

Looking for something to watch? Check out our roundup of critically acclaimed original series that you can stream right now on Amazon Prime Video.
Tech 2020-05-21T20:48:57Z

Netflix is rolling out an unexpected policy that will save forgetful people money — shutting down accounts that aren't being used

Netflix is notifying users about inactive accounts and deleting subscriptions for those who don't respond.
Entertainment 2020-05-21T18:15:00Z

Disney Plus: All your questions answered about Disney's ad-free streaming service

Disney Plus is an on-demand, ad-free streaming service for Disney fans. Here's everything you need to know, from price to shows and movies included.
Media 2020-05-21T16:17:00Z

How the coronavirus is changing the influencer business, according to marketers and top Instagram and YouTube stars

Business Insider spoke to influencer-marketing professionals across the industry to learn how they're adjusting during the coronavirus pandemic.
Media 2020-05-21T16:05:28Z

The 8 streaming TV shows gaining the most buzz this week, from Hulu's 'The Great' to DC's 'Stargirl'

DC's "Stargirl," Hulu's "The Great," and Netflix's "White Lines," from the creator of "Money Heist," are gaining momentum this week.
Tech 2020-05-21T15:00:00Z

After crushing Twitch records, 'Valorant' could be the biggest gaming sensation since 'Fortnite' — and it's launching for free on June 2

A huge new game just broke Twitch streaming records, and it may be about to break records everywhere else. Here's what we know about "Valorant."
Media 2020-05-21T14:02:36Z

HBO Max's 'Justice League' Snyder cut raises more questions about fan-centric DC Universe's future

WarnerMedia has a streaming service dedicated to DC fans, but it's looking to build a Netflix rival and attract potential subscribers.
Tech 2020-05-21T13:43:59Z

The 4 biggest challenges — and 2 surprise benefits — to staffing up and building out a multimilion-dollar company during a pandemic

Harold Ryan left his job running Bungie, the legendary game studio behind "Halo" and "Destiny," to create a new studio. Then a pandemic hit.
Media 2020-05-21T12:19:24Z

Exclusive: YouTube creator and competitive eater Matt Stonie has signed with talent management firm Night Media

Matt Stonie's content revolves around massive food challenges where he shows off his ability to consume huge amounts of food quickly.
Tech 2020-05-20T21:26:10Z

Energy drink company G Fuel no longer sponsors internet drama reporter Keemstar after claims that he exploited a YouTuber who died by suicide

Ethan Klein says Daniel Keem's coverage of YouTuber Etika 'created an extremely toxic environment for him' before Desmond Amofah's death by suicide.
Tech 2020-05-20T19:33:18Z

'Weasels have eaten our phone system' — Citi customers trying to call customer service were met with the same odd prompt

Some customers speculated that Citibank's phones had been hacked. But the weasel message is actually nothing new, and dates back more than 15 years.
BI Prime Tech 2020-05-20T19:06:36Z

The remote-work era's big winners may include founders outside major tech hubs like Silicon Valley, who are used to making do with less. Their lean resilience should attract investors, an Atlanta founder says.

Startups know how to hustle harder when they're far from big tech clusters, but they still need a boost from the government's economic recovery plans.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-05-20T18:53:00Z

Walt Disney's 'Technicolor Dream House' just sold for $1.1 million. Here's a look inside his former Palm Springs retreat.

Walt Disney's former Palm Springs vacation home, which he called his "Technicolor Dream House," has a bright turquoise master bedroom and purple bar.
Media 2020-05-20T18:09:22Z

Zack Snyder's 'Justice League' cut is coming to HBO Max

Fans have called for Warner Bros. to release Zack Snyder's director's cut of "Justice League" for more than two years.
BI Prime Media 2020-05-20T16:51:00Z

Meet the 20 most powerful leaders of Disney Plus, which faces an abrupt exec shake-up after surging to more than 54 million subscribers

This year will be defining for streaming service Disney Plus, which looks to be a must-have TV product with original series, movies, and classics.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-05-20T15:24:00Z

Meet TikTok's new CEO Kevin Mayer, the former Disney executive who's behind the explosive growth of Disney Plus and has the nickname 'Buzz Lightyear'

The 58-year-old executive had been seen as a possible successor to Bob Iger when the former Disney CEO stepped down earlier this year.
BI Prime Media 2020-05-20T12:18:00Z

Why reality TV and unscripted shows have an advantage in the coming months as dramas, comedies, and other scripted series face major delays

Unscripted TV orders are up this year to fill gaps in the release schedule left by scripted shows delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
BI Prime Media 2020-05-20T12:10:00Z

YouTube managers reveal the secret details of their jobs working with influencers, from dealing with hackers and breakups to locating rare animals

We spoke to 5 talent managers who work with YouTube creators across the lifestyle, gaming, beauty, and fashion verticals.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-05-19T20:19:00Z

12 ways Meghan Markle and Prince Harry modernized the monarchy

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry?celebrate their second wedding anniversary today. The couple is known for breaking from royal tradition.
Tech 2020-05-19T18:07:29Z

Microsoft's Xbox is already crushing Sony's PlayStation when it comes to creating the 'Netflix of gaming' — and it has huge implications for next-gen consoles

When it comes to subscription-based gaming libraries, Microsoft's Xbox is way ahead of Sony's PlayStation.
Executive Lifestyle 2020-05-19T15:28:00Z

From Celine Dion's personal water park to Michael Jordan's pool with its own island, these are the wildest features celebrities have in their homes

Celine Dion, Lady Gaga, Nicole Kidman, and Shaquille O'Neal have wild and extremely expensive amenities in their homes.
Tech 2020-05-19T13:52:00Z

The 11 most important details we already know about the PlayStation 5, Sony's next-generation video game console set to arrive this year

The PlayStation 5 isn't scheduled to arrive until this holiday, but we already know some of its most important features right now.
BI Prime Media 2020-05-19T13:23:00Z

A Sony Music exec explains the label's TikTok strategy and how it responds when a song like 'Break My Stride' catches fire

Business Insider spoke to the marketing team at Sony Music's Legacy Recordings to learn about its strategy for promoting trending songs on TikTok.
Media 2020-05-19T12:29:01Z

Netflix, Disney Plus, and their rivals love TV reboots. Here are 14 notable streaming remakes and revivals ranked from worst to best by critics.

From "Fuller House" to "Star Wars: The Clone Wars," streamers have brought back beloved shows to beef up their TV libraries.
BI Prime Media 2020-05-18T21:58:29Z

New TikTok CEO Kevin Mayer highlights music and gaming as focus areas in his first statements after being poached from Disney

As a newcomer to the social-media scene, TikTok's had an outsize impact on the music industry, and has recently drawn interest from gaming companies.
Entertainment 2020-05-18T21:29:00Z

25 of the most expensive celebrity memorabilia items sold at auction

Nike Air Jordan 1s worn by Michael Jordan were just named the most expensive pair of sneakers ever sold at auction after fetching $560,000.
Entertainment 2020-05-18T21:13:01Z

How to watch Taylor Swift's new concert film on Disney Plus and Hulu

Taylor Swift's "City of Lover Concert" has songs from her 2019 album, as well as hits like "Shake It Off." You can watch it now on Disney Plus & Hulu.
Tech 2020-05-18T20:50:21Z

TikTok poaches Disney's top streaming executive to be its new CEO

Kevin Mayer, Disney's head of streaming, will now oversee all of TikTok's global operations out of Los Angeles.
Tech 2020-05-18T18:40:44Z

'Wait for PS5 sales': Sony remains quiet but confident about the PlayStation 5, even as Microsoft shows off the next-gen Xbox

Sony's not worried about Microsoft's next-gen Xbox leading the conversation: "Wait for PS5 sales," Sony's CFO said in a recent earnings call.
Media 2020-05-18T17:39:00Z

The 50 best movies of all time, according to critics

Classic movies like "The Godfather" and "Casablanca" appear alongside modern masterpieces like "Moonlight" and "Parasite."
Careers 2020-05-18T13:19:00Z

21 valuable pieces of advice from the best graduation speeches of all time

Many commencement speeches are filled with clichéd advice. But some are so inspiring and poignant that they stick with us forever.
Strategy 2020-05-18T13:00:00Z
Media 2020-05-18T12:22:00Z

The biggest blockbuster movie of every summer since 2000 at the US box office

The summer movie season is historically home to some of the biggest blockbusters of the year, and Disney ruled the last decade.
Entertainment 2020-05-18T09:56:52Z

A cocreator of 'The Matrix' told Elon Musk and Ivanka Trump 'F--- both of you' for using the 'red pill' phrase that's become a far-right meme

Lilly Wachowski, the codirector of "The Matrix," insulted Musk and Trump after they used the "red pill" reference from her movies.
Tech 2020-05-17T19:17:00Z

As dating apps try to pivot to virtual events, some users are trying to get people to violate social distancing rules

Dating apps like Tinder, Bumble, and Hinge have reported increased use amid the coronavirus pandemic as people look for human connection.
News 2020-05-16T19:41:08Z

'Anchorman' and 'Modern Family' star and comedian Fred Willard dies at 86 of natural causes

Willard was known for his performances in the "Anchorman" films and "Best in Show," as well as TV shows "Everybody Loves Raymond" and "Modern Family."
Media 2020-05-16T11:30:00Z

The top 9 shows on Netflix and other streaming services this week

This week's most in-demand streaming original TV shows include Netflix's latest hit, "Outer Banks," and Disney Plus' "Star Wars: The Clone Wars."
BI Prime Media 2020-05-16T11:15:00Z

How much money YouTube pays for 1 million views, according to 5 creators

We spoke with five YouTube creators on how much each of them earned from videos with 1 million views.
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