The Meg: Statham shark thriller takes HUGE bite out of Box Office – How much did it make?

With an opening weekend free and clear of other movie competition, The Meg took a Megaladon sized bite out of the UK box office. Statham’s latest movie seemed to sneak up on the summer box office. How much did the shark thriller make in its opening weekend? Perhaps shocking to some, especially those not a […]

State Pension: How UK pension is calculated – how much will are you entitled to and why?

The state pension is something most Britons are set to enjoy in their later years, after a lifetime of hard work and contributing to the economy. But pensions can be tricky to understand, from working out how to get your state pension, or another pension, down to calculating how much you are entitled to. The […]

Magic Leap’s futuristic goggles are finally launching — here’s how much they cost and how to buy them

Magic Leap Magic Leap’s long-awaited smartglasses are finally available to order in the United States. They cost $ 2,295 and will start shipping Wednesday for people in Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, San Francisco, and Seattle. The product is called Magic Leap One Creator Edition and is intended for developers and other professionals who […]

Financial expert reveals the best way to save as much as possible for your pension

A recent report by insurer Royal London said that homeowners need to save a whopping £260,000 into their pension pot to have a ‘decent’ standard of living in retirement. That might sound a figure way outside of your reach – but don’t panic. The right planning goes a long way. Here are some of the […]

I hacked my disorganized kitchen pantry using these DIY pull-out cabinet drawers, and they eliminated so much clutter

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. Kristin John Simplehuman products are designed to make everyday tasks as easy as possible; they employ a no-frills, all-function design that just happens to look great. The brand backs their […]

Sleeping Too Much but Still Exhausted? Why You Can’t Sleep Well At Night

Can’t get yourself out of the ‘laze zone’? Simple, your aunt would say – you need more sleep. Well, what if you’ve been sleeping more than usual, and still can’t shake off that heavy sense of fatigue?You’re not alone.Scientific research amply showcases that fatigue is rooted in many core factors, and sleep deprivation is merely […]

Do You Read as Much as Arabs?

A lot of Westerners I meet are surprised to learn that Arabs aren’t all radicalized desert dwellers — as stereotypes might have them believe. And when it comes to reading, even Arabs perpetuate self-defeating myths, according to Jamal Bin Huwaireb, CEO of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF). “Based on unsubstantiated statistics, […]

QOTD: How Much Do You Hate Stop-Start Technology?

One of my biggest pet peeves is the very existence of stop-start systems in modern vehicles. In theory, they’re intended to improve fuel economy by shutting down the engine while the car is stationary — when you’re effectively getting zero miles per gallon. In practice, they’re more of a nuisance than anything else. Every time I’m […]