Red Dead beta UPDATE: Red Dead Redemption Online making money changes revealed

Plenty of feedback has been given to Rockstar Games following the launch of the Red Dead Online beta. This included a lot of fans complaining about the price of items in Red Dead Redemption 2 Online. While Rockstar appears to be addressing the realism of the time period, rifles and other top pieces of gear […]

Odell Beckham Jr. threw his second touchdown pass of the season and everyone on Twitter is making the same joke

NFL of FOX Odell Beckham Jr. threw his second touchdown pass of the season on Sunday against the Chicago Bears. The Giants broke out the trick play after a difficult first half on offense, with Beckham finding receiver Russell Shepard to give New York the lead. After the play, Giants fans across Twitter joked that […]

BlackRock is making changes at the top as the $6.4 trillion manager continues its pivot towards Asia-Pacific

BlackRock US global investment giant BlackRock has appointed Geraldine Buckingham as chair and head of BlackRock Asia Pacific, as the $ 6.4 trillion manager continues its Asia-Pacific pivot. Buckingham, global head of corporate strategy at BlackRock, will succeed Ryan Stork from February 2019. The shift comes as BlackRock continues to consider Asia-Pacific as one of its […]

Calvados is making a comeback — here’s everything you need to know about the apple brandy

Shutterstock.com Business Insider spoke to the cofounders of 30&40 Calvados. It turns out Calvados differs from Cognac in more ways than one — even though they’re both brandies. The 30&40 team are hoping to put Calvados, which doesn’t have the same reputation as Cognac, on the map. We also found out how the spirit is […]

Smoke from California’s wildfires is drifting across the US to New York — and it’s making pretty sunsets

Noah Berger/AP California’s recent wildfires have killed at least 82 people. Nearly 700 others are still missing. Smoke from the blazes is billowing high into the atmosphere and drifting across the US. California’s smoky haze has created “smokestorm” conditions, but fine particles have spread as far as New York City. The hazy smoke has changed […]

Safest countries in the world revealed with this surprising country making the list

The safest countries in the world have been collated by Which? Travel using statistics from a number of reports. Using crime rate data from the World Economic Fund, natural disaster risks from the World Risk Report and health risks from the NHS Fit for Travel advice, the top 20 safest places with the lowest crime […]

New MacBook Air, Mac mini hands-on: Making old favorites new again

Valentina Palladino NEW YORK—Apple led today’s event by talking about two of its most-loved devices: the MacBook Air and the Mac mini. While Apple customers may have loved these devices since their debuts, Apple hasn’t shown them much love over the past couple of years. That changed today with the introduction of the new MacBook Air […]

The Lion Air crash dings Indonesia’s aviation record, but the region is not the Bermuda Triangle for air travel everyone is making it out to be

Antara Foto/Hadi Sutrisno via REUTERS Following the loss of a Lion Air flight in waters off Java on Monday, Indonesia is grappling with a fresh chapter in its troubled aviation history. While some have been quick to condemn Indonesian aviation, this latest tragedy is more out-of-character for an industry that has worked hard at reform […]

Liveblog: All the news from Apple’s “more in the making” Brooklyn event

Enlarge / One of several styled Apple logos associated with the October 30 event. (credit: Apple) Liveblog starts in: View Liveblog Liveblog. At 10am EDT (7am PDT, 2pm GMT) on Tuesday, October 30, Apple will host another live event to announce new products. We’re expecting new iPad Pro models and maybe new Macs—but you never […]