How to reset and change your voicemail password on an iPhone without calling your voicemail

To reset your voicemail password on an iPhone, you don’t have to call yourself — you can change it right from your Settings app. You might want to reset your iPhone’s voicemail password to keep your voicemails private, or because you’ve forgotten your current password. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Long gone are […]

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AOC, Marco Rubio, and 5 more lawmakers just wrote a letter to Tim Cook calling Apple’s decision to remove an app used by Hong Kong protesters ‘deeply concerning’ (AAPL)

Lawmakers including Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) called Apple’s decision to remove an app that Hong Kong protesters used to track police activity “deeply concerning” in a letter to CEO Tim Cook. The letter comes after some politicians have criticized the decision on Twitter. Apple said it removed the app because […]

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How to change the name of your Mac computer in 4 steps, so that it’s easier to find on your local network and AirDrop

You might want to change your Mac’s name so that it’s easier to find on your local network, which can be useful for things like AirDrop. Changing your Mac’s name can also make your computer feel more customized to your preferences. The name you assign will also be your Mac computer’s hostname for devices that […]

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How to mark all emails as read on your iPhone in 4 steps

You can mark all emails as read on your iPhone in a few simple steps. You’ll want to use the “Select All” function in your iPhone’s Mail app to highlight all your emails, and then simply press “Mark as Read” to wipe your slate of unread emails. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. The […]

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Investors say these are the 11 hottest startups from Austin’s booming tech scene to watch in 2020

Austin, Texas, is becoming a tech hub in its own right, with massive tech companies like Amazon, Facebook, and Google moving in with an army of well-off employees looking for better cost of living without compromising vibrant culture. The influx of talent also highlights the city’s fast-growing startup scene growing along with its burgeoning venture […]

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Best Buy is discounting the Surface Pro 6 and Surface Laptop 2 by up to $600 today only

The Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 and Surface Pro 6 may have been replaced by newer devices, but they’re still ultra-powerful and worth buying — especially when they’re on sale. You can now save up to a whopping $600 on the Surface Pro 6 and Surface Laptop 2 at Best Buy today only (October 18, 2019) […]

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Adam Neumann told staff earlier this year his family had 100% control of WeWork and even in 300 years, his descendants would be in control as ‘the moral compass of the company’

Adam Neumann told staff he planned to have his family control WeWork indefinitely at the company’s all-staff meeting in January, according to a video leaked to Business Insider. The now-ousted founder said at the company’s January all-hands meeting that he and his family control the company “100%.” He contrasted his situation with Google and Facebook, […]

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A crushing new cost estimate of SpaceX’s planned mega-fleet of 42,000 Starlink internet satellites glosses over one humongous detail: Starship

SpaceX wants to surround Earth with a vast network of internet-providing satellites called Starlink. Financial analysts at Morgan Stanley Research recently estimated the project could grow SpaceX’s base valuation to $52 billion, possibly up to $120 billion. However, SpaceX recently asked to nearly triple its maximum Starlink network from 12,000 to perhaps 42,000 satellites, which […]

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Experts remember late Oracle CEO Mark Hurd as a brilliant leader with a complicated and controversial legacy (ORCL, HPQ, HPE)

Mark Hurd rose suddenly as a major tech figure when he was tapped to lead Hewlett-Packard during a time of crisis in 2015. He went on to have brilliant but controversial career, marked by incredible successes on the business front, but also scandals. He was head of HP when it got mired in a spying […]

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Netflix admitted price hikes hurt growth in the US, and its pricing power will face an even greater test as new rivals launch (NFLX)

Netflix has had a harder time holding onto subscribers in the US since it raised prices earlier this year. Its latest, third-quarter earnings report, did little to assuage investors’ fears that its pricing power may be limited, for now. Netflix’s pricing power will be tested more during the fourth quarter, and into 2020, when forthcoming […]

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The life and career of Mark Hurd, the CEO of Oracle who passed away at the age of 62 (ORCL)

Mark Hurd, CEO of Oracle, died on Friday. The 62-year-old chief executive had been on medical leave from the company since September. Before joining Oracle, Hurd was the chairman, CEO, and president at Hewlett-Packard. He resigned in 2010 amid allegations of sexual harassment surfaced against him. He was widely credited with the company’s dominance in […]

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CULTIVATED: How the largest Wall Street banks are cautiously opening their doors to cannabis, food investors make a bet on CBD, and more

Welcome to Cultivated, our weekly newsletter where we’re bringing you an inside look at the deals, trends, and personalities driving the multibillion-dollar global cannabis boom. Sign up here to get it in your inbox every Friday. Happy Friday, Never a dull week when it comes to cannabis. Thursday marked year one of Canada’s legalization experiment, […]

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Jennifer Aniston reveals she was secretly using Instagram with a ‘stalker’ account before officially joining, and she’s not the only celebrity that’s used a fake account

Jennifer Aniston joined Instagram this week, causing technical issues on the platform before she broke the world record for the fastest time to 1 million followers on the platform. Aniston revealed Wednesday that before joining, she had a secret “stalker account” on Instagram to “dip [her] toe into the social media pool.” However, Aniston isn’t […]

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Late Oracle CEO Mark Hurd once told us the challenges he faced turning around the company and how he dealt with the pushback

Oracle CEO Mark Hurd died on October 18, 2019, at the age of 62. Earlier this year, he spoke about his leadership style and strategy at the tech company in an episode of Business Insider’s podcast “This Is Success.” Hurd joined as president in 2010 and soon began an overhaul of the company’s sales team […]

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I always compare the Tesla Model 3 to the Toyota Corolla. This is how they actually stack up. (TSLA)

I often compare the Tesla Model 3 to the Toyota Corolla in terms of basics: both vehicles are compact sedans. I’ve driven several Model 3s. Recently, after reviewing a new Toyota Corolla, I decided to put my comparison to the test. The Model 3 is a more compelling and important car — full of ideas, […]

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Brands are stuck paying for declining audiences for sports. They need to figure out a way into games like Fortnite.

Recently, Fortnite shut down completely for a day and a half, only to return with a much awaited reboot — or “Chapter 2.” Mike Shields, the former advertising editor for Business Insider who is now CEO of Shields Strategic Consulting, argues that this kind of publicity is perfect for brands and advertisers. That said, he […]

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Motorola is hinting that it will reveal a foldable smartphone version of the iconic Razr in less than a month

Motorola sent out invitations for a November 13 event. The company seems poised to reveal a revamped foldable smartphone version of the iconic Razr from the mid 2000s. Little is known about the device. Motorola confirmed that it was working on such a smartphone earlier this year, and several leaks, rumors, and reports suggest it’ll […]

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Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren slammed Mark Zuckerberg for his remarks on free speech and said Facebook is spreading lies that could impact the 2020 election (FB)

Democratic presidential candidates Elizabeth Warren and Joe Biden are sounding off on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg following Zuckerberg’s speech on freedom of expression at Georgetown University on Thursday. During the 35-minute address, Zuckerberg described Facebook’s approach to protecting free speech on the social media platform, which includes allowing paid political advertisements with misinformation. Biden’s campaign […]

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