Needed boost: A-League strugglers sign ex-PL midfielder

Struggling Central Coast have finally secured the former Premier League midfielder they had been linked with before their grim A-League campaign. The Mariners on Thursday confirmed the signing of Jem Karacan for the rest of the season and hope to unveil him for their next home game against Melbourne Victory on February 2. Karacan, a […]

Chelsea fume at Bayern Munich over Hudson-Odoi chase as Sarri handed Higuain boost

Bayern on Tuesday made a fourth bid of around £35 million for the 18-year-old Chelsea winger, who is refusing to sign a new deal at Stamford Bridge, but who the club are trying to persuade to stay. Chelsea fear they are fighting a losing battle trying to keep the youngster, who played in Tuesday night’s […]

Nintendo Switch news: Big boost for Nintendo as company aims for massive 2019 milestone

The Nintendo Switch continues to break records for the games giant, who are still aiming to smash a massive milestone in 2019. It has recently been confirmed that Nintendo is looking to reach their ambitious target of 20 million consoles sold by the end of the financial year in March 2019. The Switch has already […]

VR isn’t just for gamers — here’s how Audi, Lowe’s and Macy’s are using it to boost sales and employee training (M, WMT, AUDVF, LOW, UPS)

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. Current subscribers can read the report here. Business Insider Inelligence Virtual reality (VR) offers immersive experiences in which users can hear, see, and interact with 360-degree digital environments using […]

Netflix has given a huge boost to the highest-paid comedians of 2018

Netflix Netflix has given a big boost to some of the world’s highest-paid comedians. The majority of the comedians on Forbes’ annual list have worked with Netflix this year or last, from Jerry Seinfeld to Chris Rock.    Netflix has focused on stand-up comedy the last few years, and will even debut 47 new stand-up […]

Trade war has given agricultural merchants a boost

ON DECEMBER 10TH Bunge, an American agribusiness giant, announced plans to replace both its chairman and its CEO. The move may seem ungrateful: the company’s profits surpassed analysts’ expectations in the most recent quarter, marking a turn after a string of bad years. But industry insiders were unsurprised. Despite cost-cutting and divestments, Bunge’s share price is […]