We compared the new Lenovo Smart Display to the Amazon Echo Show — and it’s clear which smart speaker you should get

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. The Amazon Echo Show ($ 230) and the recently launched Lenovo Smart Display ($ 200 for the 8″ screen, $ 250 for the 10″ screen) are meant to directly compete […]

‘I don’t deserve to be compared to Satan’ – Italy’s Salvini responds to Catholic critics

Euroskeptic Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini has hit back at critics, after a Catholic magazine depicted him as Satan for his anti-immigration policies. “Vade Retro Salvini”, read the front cover of Famiglia Cristiana, a popular Catholic weekly. The cover depicted a hand resting on Salvini’s forehead, while the title was a play on the […]

‘It’s not a gun issue. It’s a heart issue’: Texas shooting survivors say they can’t be compared to the Parkland students

Getty Images/Scott Olson Survivors of the deadly massacre at Santa Fe High School in Texas last week are grappling with how to respond to the shooting in the shadow of a similar one in Parkland, Florida. Though many of the Parkland students have become outspoken gun-control advocates, Santa Fe students say they’re different. A new […]

Meghan Markle v Kate Middleton wedding dress: Style, fabric and designer compared

Meghan Markle, 36, married Prince Harry, 33, at St George’s Chapel in Windsor today. Anticipation for Meghan’s dress was high, with bets being placed on who would design it weeks in advance. Harry and Meghan’s wedding is the biggest royal nuptials since Kate Middleton, 36, wed Prince William, 35, in 2011. Speculation over Kate’s dress […]

Small 3-row crossover SUVs specifications compared on paper

There’s no shortage of three-row vehicles on the market for carrying seven or more people and their stuff wherever they all need to go. Just about every car company has at least one large crossover or traditional SUV with three rows of seats, and there are still plenty of minivans to pick from. But most […]

We compared the iPad to Amazon’s Fire HD 10 tablet — and the winner was obvious

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. Apple’s iPad and Amazon’s Fire HD 10 tablet may look similar on paper, but we put their hardware, software, overall value, and third-party app support under a microscope […]

We compared H&R Block and TurboTax for filing your taxes this year — here’s the verdict

WAYHOME studio/Shutterstock • This year, Americans need to file their taxes by April 17, 2018. • Both H&R Block and TurboTax provide free tax preparation services.See the rest of the story at Business Insider NOW WATCH: Here’s what Trump’s tax plan means for people at every income level from $ 20,000 to $ 269,000 a […]

We compared Brooklinen and Parachute, two popular startups known for luxe sheets — here are the main differences

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. Brooklinen Parachute Home and Brooklinen have become the most popular direct-to-consumer companies offering luxury bedding at accessible prices. Below, we walk you through each important feature and a side-by-side […]

We compared salads from McDonald’s, Burger King, Chick-fil-A, and Wendy’s — and the results were shocking (MCD, QSR)

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Fast-food salads are often looked down upon as menu afterthoughts best avoided, but many chains have seriously improved their salad offerings lately. We tried salads from several major national fast-food chains — Burger King, Chick-fil-A, McDonald’s, and Wendy’s.  McDonald’s and Chick-fil-A’s salads are shockingly good, while others miss the mark.  The fast-food […]

We compared the prices of Amazon’s line of generic over-the-counter medicine with other drugstores — and they’re way cheaper

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. Whenever I suddenly come down with a fever or allergy season sneaks up on me, it seems like I never have the proper medicine on hand and I’m […]