These were the biggest developments in the global fintech ecosystem over the last 12 months

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence,  Business Insider’s premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Business Insider Intelligence In recent years, we’ve seen a ballooning of activity in fintech — an expansive term applied to technology-driven disruptions in financial services. And 2018 has been […]

When a Country's Biggest City Lies Outside Its Borders

It was a relatively normal campaign stop for French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron: A crowd of 3,000 tricolor-waving supporters raucously welcomed his speech in the packed hall. Never mind that the event was in London. The British capital has in recent years become a compulsory campaign stop for French politicians, and for good reason: With […]

Newfoundland, home of the world’s biggest iceberg parade

Andrew Eames December 7, 2018 Share this article Picture a scene where hundreds of bergs, some thousands of years old, are floating along the sea in an eye-catching ‘parade’. Andrew Eames heads to Iceberg Alley. So here’s a riddle for the well-traveled … What’s bigger than a multi-story car park, calves ‘growlers’, sinks ships, and […]

I’m A Celebrity 2018: Harry Redknapp's biggest rival revealed days before final

Many of the stars on the ITV contest have become favourites with fans this series. But Fleur could claim the title of Queen of the Jungle at the last minute. The singer has seen her odds of winning I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here! slashed in an exciting turn of events. Ladbrokes have seen […]

The 14 biggest product flops in Google history (GOOGL, GOOG)

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images When a company tried as many crazy new ideas as Google, there are bound to be a few epic fails along the way.  From Google Offers to Google Answers, we’ve compiled the 14 biggest product flops in Google history. No company has a perfect track record when it comes to product launches. But […]

NYC Is Now Home to North America’s Biggest Chocolate Waterfall

NYC Is Now Home to North America’s Biggest Chocolate Waterfall Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does […]

The biggest bang: Record-breaking mega-orgy planned for Denver

A Colorado events planner is plotting the world’s biggest orgy in her home city of Denver after a previous attempt failed to get off the ground. Pearl Derriere hopes to entice 1,000 participants, twice the existing world record. A group-sex enthusiast since her teen years, Derriere hopes the event will lead to a “sex positive […]