Tag Archives: Business Insider

A Stanford engineer is making stretchable, flexible skin that’s straight out of Westworld

View gallery .(HBO) Ask Zhenan Bao why she went from designing batteries to creating synthetic, human-like skin & she’ll donate you a simple answer.

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A best-selling author reveals what it was like to get a flesh-eating disease while exploring a ‘lost city’ in the Honduran jungle

View gallery .(Former British Special Air Service soldiers prepare a helicopter carrying a team of scientists for liftoff from a secret location in the Mosquitia jungle.Dave Yoder / National Geographic)…

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Yahoo looking to slash 10 percent or more of its workforce: Business Insider

(Reuters) – Yahoo Inc is working on a plan to cut its workforce by at least 10 percent & it could start the process as early as this month, Business…

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Commentary: A view of the future for "quality journalism"

[This is an edited version of speech given by Center for Public Integrity CEO Peter Bale to an audience at ORF, the Austrian state broadcaster in Vienna last month, as…

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Apple denies plan to sell mobile services directly to consumers

By Eric Auchard & Leila Abboud FRANKFURT/PARIS (Reuters) – Apple Inc , the world's most profitable mobile phone maker, has denied working on a plan to market communications services directly…

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Shoveling more dirt onto Google+’s grave

View photo . google-plus-icon A little more than four years ago, Google unveiled Google+, an awkwardly named social network that Google hoped would become a serious rival to Facebook. It…

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Snapchat blames third-party apps for any leaked photos

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Mobile messaging company Snapchat blamed third-party software apps for possible security lapses that may have led to its users' private photos being at…

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Samsung seen missing Galaxy S4 sales targets, all to Apple’s benefit

Although Samsung is a wildly profitable company it may be relying on Apple for revenue a lot more than it wants to. Business Insider flags a note written by Jefferies…

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The iPhone gold rush hits the auction sites

Consumers are bidding thousands of dollars on eBay for hard-to-find gold iPhones. On the same day that Apple announced that it had sold over 9 million iPhone5S & iPhone 5C…

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