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Apple suppliers are sinking after an iPhone lens maker reported a big drop in sales

APPLE SUPPLIERS ARE SINKING AFTER AN IPHONE LENS MAKER REPORTED A BIG DROP IN SALES

Apple suppliers were under pressure early Thursday after the Taiwanese lens maker Largan Precision reported a 25% drop in November...

China demands Canada release Huawei's CFO, saying the arrest could 'violate human rights'

CHINA DEMANDS CANADA RELEASE HUAWEI'S CFO, SAYING THE ARREST COULD 'VIOLATE HUMAN RIGHTS'

C hina is demanding the release of Huawei's Chief Financial Officer, Meng Wanzhou, who was detained in Canada at the request of US...

 
 
 
Almost half of millennials say they'd rather give up sex than quit Amazon for a year, according to a new survey

ALMOST HALF OF MILLENNIALS SAY THEY'D RATHER GIVE UP SEX THAN QUIT AMAZON FOR A YEAR, ACCORDING TO A NEW SURVEY

44% of millennials would rather give up sex than quit Amazon for a year, according to a new survey. More than three in four millennials...

These were the top YouTube videos of 2018, according to Google

THESE WERE THE TOP YOUTUBE VIDEOS OF 2018, ACCORDING TO GOOGLE

Google on Thursday released its list of the top trending YouTube videos and music videos of 2018. 21-year-old Kylie Jenner claimed...

 
 
 
The Facebook papers are a timely reminder that Mark Zuckerberg is totally ruthless about making money

THE FACEBOOK PAPERS ARE A TIMELY REMINDER THAT MARK ZUCKERBERG IS TOTALLY RUTHLESS ABOUT MAKING MONEY

The Facebook documents paint a picture of a company that is totally ruthless about making money. They show that Facebook was prepared...

Lyft has officially filed paperwork to go public with an IPO in early 2019

LYFT HAS OFFICIALLY FILED PAPERWORK TO GO PUBLIC WITH AN IPO IN EARLY 2019

Ride hailing giant and main Uber competitor Lyft has filed paperwork with the Securities and Exchange Commission to go public, the...

 
 
 
A company trying to solve one of the biggest pain-points in crypto just raised $8 million, and it could help lure in big Wall Street funds to the burgeoning industry

A COMPANY TRYING TO SOLVE ONE OF THE BIGGEST PAIN-POINTS IN CRYPTO JUST RAISED $8 MILLION, AND IT COULD HELP LURE IN BIG WALL STREET FUNDS TO THE BURGEONING INDUSTRY

Venture firm Two Sigma and blockchain company ConSensys have invested $8 million into digital-asset custody provider Trustology. The...

There's a simple reason people aren't buying iPhones like they used to

THERE'S A SIMPLE REASON PEOPLE AREN'T BUYING IPHONES LIKE THEY USED TO

Apple shares fell more than 4% Tuesday amid growing concerns around a slowing iPhone cycle. At least four of the tech giant's suppliers...

 
 
 
A famous California aquarium mocked a huge error in Apple's squid emoji

A FAMOUS CALIFORNIA AQUARIUM MOCKED A HUGE ERROR IN APPLE'S SQUID EMOJI

The Monterey Bay Aquarium has mocked Apple's squid emoji for being inaccurate. The aquarium pointed out that Apple misplaced the squid's...

10 things in tech you need to know today

10 THINGS IN TECH YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Thursday. The chief financial officer of Chinese tech and telecoms giant...

 
 
 
Facebook's board backs COO Sheryl Sandberg over her calls to investigate George Soros

FACEBOOK'S BOARD BACKS COO SHERYL SANDBERG OVER HER CALLS TO INVESTIGATE GEORGE SOROS

Facebook's board has come out in support of COO Sheryl Sandberg. Sandberg has been under heavy criticism over her involvement in efforts...

There are 42 exotic weapons in 'Destiny 2' right now - and we've ranked them all from best to worst

THERE ARE 42 EXOTIC WEAPONS IN 'DESTINY 2' RIGHT NOW - AND WE'VE RANKED THEM ALL FROM BEST TO WORST

Getting new exotic gear is the best part of "Destiny 2," Bungie's sci-fi first-person shooter for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Exotic...

 
 
 
12 popular tech gifts that are already selling out, from retro Nintendo consoles to Airpods

12 POPULAR TECH GIFTS THAT ARE ALREADY SELLING OUT, FROM RETRO NINTENDO CONSOLES TO AIRPODS

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

Most New Yorkers support Amazon coming to town but many hate the deal, a new poll says

MOST NEW YORKERS SUPPORT AMAZON COMING TO TOWN BUT MANY HATE THE DEAL, A NEW POLL SAYS

A new poll by Quinnipiac University found that New York City residents - even ones in Queens -largely support Amazon coming to town. The...

 
 
 
Canada reportedly arrests Huawei's CFO, plans to extradite her to the US

CANADA REPORTEDLY ARRESTS HUAWEI'S CFO, PLANS TO EXTRADITE HER TO THE US

The chief financial officer of Chinese tech and telecoms giant Huawei has been arrested in Canada at the request of US authorities,...

Microsoft's top lawyer says it'll never shy away from providing AI-powered weapons to the US military: 'We at Microsoft have their back'

MICROSOFT'S TOP LAWYER SAYS IT'LL NEVER SHY AWAY FROM PROVIDING AI-POWERED WEAPONS TO THE US MILITARY: 'WE AT MICROSOFT HAVE THEIR BACK'

Microsoft President and chief lawyer Brad Smith, promised the company will always supply the US military with "our best technology"...

 
 
 
SpaceX tried to land a 16-story rocket on the ground, but it plunged into the sea. These dramatic videos show what happened

SPACEX TRIED TO LAND A 16-STORY ROCKET ON THE GROUND, BUT IT PLUNGED INTO THE SEA. THESE DRAMATIC VIDEOS SHOW WHAT HAPPENED

Elon Musk 's aerospace company, SpaceX, successfully launched a resupply ship for NASA to the International Space Station on Wednesday. As...

The creators of 'Fortnite' have been accused of profiting off multiple stolen dances, and one artist plans to sue

THE CREATORS OF 'FORTNITE' HAVE BEEN ACCUSED OF PROFITING OFF MULTIPLE STOLEN DANCES, AND ONE ARTIST PLANS TO SUE

Rapper 2 Milly said he will sue the creators of "Fortnite" for allegedly copying his dance the "Milly Rock" and selling it in the game. While...

 
 
 
'More than 10' new games are debuting at The Game Awards this week, but it looks like a few have already leaked

'MORE THAN 10' NEW GAMES ARE DEBUTING AT THE GAME AWARDS THIS WEEK, BUT IT LOOKS LIKE A FEW HAVE ALREADY LEAKED

The video game industry's annual awards show, The Game Awards, takes place on Thursday night. More than just an awards show, The Game...

The 5 most popular streaming TV series on Twitter in 2018 show how Netflix dominates online conversation

THE 5 MOST POPULAR STREAMING TV SERIES ON TWITTER IN 2018 SHOW HOW NETFLIX DOMINATES ONLINE CONVERSATION

Twitter revealed its five most tweeted about streaming TV shows of 2018, and four of them are Netflix series. Two of those, "Stranger...

 
 
 



Evo 2019 Lineup Announced, Dragon Ball FighterZ And Super Smash Bros...

Evo 2019 Lineup Announced, Dragon Ball FighterZ And Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Absent

Evo, the world's largest fighting game tournament organization, has announced the lineup for its upcoming Japan tournament , and while it's a solid lineup, the deals to have... Read more ...

The best multiplayer VR games

The best multiplayer VR games

Virtual reality can sometimes make us feel isolated, cut off from your friends and familiar surroundings with only AI companions and enemies for company. That can make the... Read more ...

Following criticism, Robinhood backtracks on checking and savings feature

Following criticism, Robinhood backtracks on checking and savings feature

Earlier this week, stock-trading app Robinhood announced that it would offer a new feature to users in early 2019: a checking and savings account that didn't have any fees... Read more ...

9 new movie trailers you need to watch from this past week

9 new movie trailers you need to watch from this past week

The best thing happening at a theater near you this week is Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse , but I get that there's a chance you're not necessarily a fan of superhero... Read more ...

Capcom Cup 2018 Day 2 streaming live from Las Vegas, Nevada

Capcom Cup 2018 Day 2 streaming live from Las Vegas, Nevada

The 2018 Capcom Pro Tour has reached its final stop, travelling from Final Round in Atlanta, hitting locations around the globe and ending in Las Vegas for the finale, Capcom... Read more ...

Microsoft patents a wearable device that could help Parkinson's patients

Microsoft patents a wearable device that could help Parkinson's patients

Ever since the Microsoft Band 2 came out back in 2015, old Redmond has mostly been out of the wearable game. That being said, that wearable did pack some truly impressive and... Read more ...

EBay's sitewide sale offers up to 15% off everything today only

EBay's sitewide sale offers up to 15% off everything today only

Don't miss your shot! Today only, eBay is taking up to 15% off your order when you enter promo code PICKUPSALE during checkout. This code can save you a maximum of $75 off your... Read more ...

Grit and gear: How Chris Hershman went from retail clerk to music video director

Grit and gear: How Chris Hershman went from retail clerk to music video director

How did Chris Hershman go from working a music retail job to working with bands like NEEDTOBREATHE and Switchfoot? The music video director and filmmaker talks to us about... Read more ...

Keep your gear powered up with this 4-pack of rechargeable batteries for $8

Keep your gear powered up with this 4-pack of rechargeable batteries for $8

Rechargeable batteries ensure you're never out of juice when you need it! It never hurts to have extra batteries on hand, and right now this 4-pack of AmazonBasics rechargeable... Read more ...

Huawei confirms Nova 4 launch date via teaser poster

Huawei confirms Nova 4 launch date via teaser poster

After weeks of leaks, speculations, and teasers, Huawei appears to have now officially confirmed the Nova 4, its launch date while also releasing the first official render of... Read more ...