I never thought I’d pay $150 for smart light bulbs, but the Philips Hue starter kit is the best upgrade I’ve made in my small apartment

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Amazon For personal luxuries, I’m pretty cheap. But getting the seemingly ridiculous $ 150 Philips Hue White Ambiance Starter Kit has actually improved my quality of life. You can control […]

Saudi Arabia using the ‘oil weapon option’ could cause prices to soar to $150

AP Photo/Anis Belghoul There is increasing evidence Saudi Arabia was behind the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi, a US resident who has been a critic of the crown prince.   After the US threatened sanctions against Saudi Arabia, the oil-rich country seemed to hint at its ability to hit back through the energy market.  Analysts see a […]

Jeff Bezos’s $150 Billion Fortune Is a Policy Failure

Last month, Bloomberg reported that Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon and owner of the Washington Post, has accumulated a fortune worth $ 150 billion. That is the biggest nominal amount in modern history, and extraordinary any way you slice it. Bezos is the world’s lone hectobillionaire. He is worth what the average American family […]

Billionaire Steve Case has taken a big red bus through 26 states to bet $150 million on finding the next big startup — here’s where he’s invested so far

Richard Feloni/Business Insider AOL cofounder Steve Case runs the DC-based venture capital firm Revolution and has “Hillbilly Elegy” author JD Vance run his $ 150 million Rise of the Rest Seed Fund. Case is convinced the future of American startups is outside of Silicon Valley. For the past four years, Case and his team have […]

The founder of AOL and the author of ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ are touring the country with a $150 million seed fund for startups in overlooked American cities

_ Revolution This post is part of Business Insider’s ongoing series on Better Capitalism. AOL cofounder Steve Case runs the Washington, DC-based venture capital firm Revolution, which focuses on businesses outside of Silicon Valley. Last December, he announced that he and “Hillbilly Elegy” author JD Vance were overseeing a $ 150 million Rise of the Rest […]

Dealmaster: Get a pair of Bose noise-cancelling headphones for $150

Greetings, Arsians! Courtesy of our friends at TechBargains, we have another round of deals to share. While Christmas is creeping closer and closer, there are still a handful of discounts worth checking out for those who haven’t finished their holiday shopping. Today’s list includes Bose’s QuietComfort 25 noise-cancelling headphones marked down to $ 150; just […]

Bankers on the Disney-21st Century Fox deal are set to make a $150 million payday (DIS, FOXA)

Alberto Saiz/AP Images Disney is buying Fox’s film studio and a large chunk of its television production assets for $ 52.4 billion. Bankers orchestrating the megadeal could earn more than $ 150 million. After months of intrigue and rumors, Disney announced Thursday it has a deal to buy 21st Century Fox’s film and TV assets […]

Jeff Bezos, Eric Schmidt, and others give $150 million to Steve Case’s Middle America startup fund

Steve Case, the cofounder and AOL and the creator of a series of tours called Rise of the Rest that highlight startup activity in places outside of Silicon Valley, has secured $ 150 million for a new venture capital fund. Also called Rise of the Rest, this fund will invest in startups in these traditionally […]