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Meet the 8 electric aviation startups poised to blow past the jet age and modernize air travel and logistics, according to industry experts

Meet the 8 electric aviation startups poised to blow past the jet age and modernize air travel and logistics, according to industry experts

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Crossing oceans and continents in aircraft fueled by electricity is decades away, at best, but that doesn't mean that electric air travel will remain a...
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Business could be on the precipice of an automation explosion

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

Automation is hardly a new threat to workers. Long before the arrival of COVID-19 disrupted businesses, many manufacturing executives were already changing how their companies...
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We asked the CEO of cybersecurity unicorn Darktrace about the challenges of 2021: 'The old ways of doing things have gone out the window.'

We asked the CEO of cybersecurity unicorn Darktrace about the challenges of 2021: 'The old ways of doing things have gone out the window.'

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement As the world faces down unprecedented pressure almost a year on from the outbreak of COVID-19, cybersecurity experts say the pandemic will continue to...
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Americans have turned to melatonin to soothe pandemic-induced stress. Experts worry high demand, little federal oversight, and insufficient data leave the industry ripe for scams

Americans have turned to melatonin to soothe pandemic-induced stress. Experts worry high demand, little federal oversight, and insufficient data leave the industry ripe for scams

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Alex Goris has been taking melatonin every night for the last six months. Goris, a 22-year-old lab technician in Salt Lake City, said his stress over...
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UK chooses Cornish village as site for G-7 summit in June

12 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

The British government has chosen an English village on the coast of Cornwall as the site for the next annual summit of leading industrial nations, saying Prime Minister Boris...
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Amazon-backed food delivery firm Deliveroo is now worth $7 billion after a $180 million pre-IPO funding round

Amazon-backed food delivery firm Deliveroo is now worth $7 billion after a $180 million pre-IPO funding round

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Amazon-backed food delivery firm Deliveroo is now valued above $7 billion after raising $180 million in fresh capital. The new round was led by two of...
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Waterbeds used to be a $2 billion industry, but memory-foam mattresses helped cause their downfall

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Following is a transcript of the video. Announcer: Wouldn't you rather spend your evening in a waterbed? For a limited time, $189.99. Girl: Daddy, can I...
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Ready players: 5M-sf e-sports complex rises in Shanghai

22 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

A nearly 5.4-million-square-foot e-sports complex will be built in Shanghai, meant to solidify the city as the center of the competitive gaming industry. Work has begun on the...
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Some VCs are saying San Francisco is over. Now they have the numbers to back that up

Some VCs are saying San Francisco is over. Now they have the numbers to back that up

22 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Some VCs have been declaring that San Francisco is over , and now they have the numbers to prove it. Despite record-breaking investment in the venture...
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Why America's vaccine rollout was a total disaster - and what it means for the next few months

Why America's vaccine rollout was a total disaster - and what it means for the next few months

23 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement On a hot and swampy day last May, President Donald Trump strode out to the lawn of the White House to make a dramatic announcement. The world, at that...
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Lizzie Borden house hits the market for $2 million

Lizzie Borden house hits the market for $2 million

If you're fascinated by unsolved 19th century murders and have $2 million burning a hole in your pocket, this could be the perfect opportunity for you. Read more ...

GOP Senator Ben Sasse warned that the QAnon conspiracy theory movement is...

GOP Senator Ben Sasse warned that the QAnon conspiracy theory movement is destroying the Republican Party

Summary List Placement Republican Sen. Ben Sasse of Nebraska has warned that the QAnon conspiracy theory movement is destroying the GOP in a blistering op-ed for The... Read more ...

Nestle recalls more than 760,000 pounds of Hot Pockets because they might...

Nestle recalls more than 760,000 pounds of Hot Pockets because they might contain bits of plastic and glass

Summary List Placement Nestlé Prepared Foods is recalling about 762,615 pepperoni Hot Pocket products because they may contain "pieces of glass and hard plastic," the USDA... Read more ...

Kamala Harris, the first female, Black, and Asian American vice...

Kamala Harris, the first female, Black, and Asian American vice president-elect, will be sworn in by Sonia Sotomayor, the first Latina Supreme Court justice

Summary List Placement In a historic ceremony, Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will be sworn in on Wednesday by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, ABC News first... Read more ...

Rudy Giuliani said he is working on Trump's defense for the impeachment...

Rudy Giuliani said he is working on Trump's defense for the impeachment trial and that he's open to the president himself testifying, ABC News report says

Summary List Placement Rudy Giuliani said he is working on President Donald Trump's defense for his upcoming impeachment trial, according to ABC News . Giuliani told ABC he... Read more ...

A critical test of NASA's moon rocket ended abruptly due to an engine...

A critical test of NASA's moon rocket ended abruptly due to an engine problem, possibly ending hopes of launching in 2021

Summary List Placement This is a developing story. Please check back for updates. NASA's mega-sized moon rocket encountered an engine issue during a critical test on Saturday... Read more ...

NFL odds, lines, point spreads: Updated betting information for picking...

NFL odds, lines, point spreads: Updated betting information for picking every divisional playoff game

Here are the latest NFL playoff odds, including point spreads, money lines and over-under totals for every game to help you make your picks during divisional weekend. Read more ...

India has begun the world's largest vaccination drive, as it gears up to...

India has begun the world's largest vaccination drive, as it gears up to carry out 300,000 inoculations a day

Summary List Placement India on Saturday began what is expected to be the world's largest COVID-19 vaccination drive, with a goal of about 300,000 people a day. The country set... Read more ...

'What the hell's the matter with them?': Biden scorches GOP lawmakers who...

'What the hell's the matter with them?': Biden scorches GOP lawmakers who didn't wear masks in secure areas during Capitol riots, saying they need 'to grow up'

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden on Friday excoriated Republicans who refused to wear masks while huddled with other lawmakers during the Capitol riots , saying... Read more ...

Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan is set to collide with Republicans - and...

Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan is set to collide with Republicans - and it could force Democrats to scrap measures like a $15 minimum wage

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden rolled out a $1.9 trillion federal rescue package on Thursday, a measure aimed at helping individuals, businesses, and local... Read more ...