Solve Sci-Fi Programming Puzzles In Prime Mover

Post-SpaceChem, puzzler fans have had a bevy of programming and pseudo-programming games to test their solution-crafting prowess and the new game Prime Mover looks to scratch that itch as well, with its blend of circuit board construction and input manipulation. Reminiscent of a cross between Human Resource Machine and SpaceChem, Prime Mover has you transporting […]

Police seized 72 designer handbags stuffed with foreign cash from Malaysia’s former prime minister as part of investigation into a global financial scandal

AP Photo Police seized 284 boxes from properties linked to Malaysia’s former Prime Minister Najib Razak. The boxes including designer handbags filled with Malaysian and US currency, watches, and jewelry. The raids were part of an investigation into the scandal-plagued state investment fund 1MDB, which Najib set up in 2009 and allegedly siphoned off billions […]

Amazon Prime members to get new discounts at Whole Foods

Enlarge (credit: Francisco Antunes) Amazon is dishing out more perks to Prime members who shop at Whole Foods. The company announced two new Prime benefits that shoppers can take advantage of in Whole Foods stores: an additional 10 percent off sale items and “deep discounts” on select bestselling items. The perks roll out across all […]

Amazon launches special Whole Foods discounts for Prime members

From the looks of things, free two-hour shipping is but one of many, many Whole Foods perks Amazon is giving Prime members. The e-commerce giant has just announced two new benefits for its subscribers: an additional 10 percent discount off sale items and deep discounts on select best-selling items every week. To take advantage of […]

Fortnite Twitch Prime Pack 2 countdown: Release time, how to unlock free items, skin

Fortnite Battle Royale Twitch Prime Pack 2 is about to go live for subscribers. While there’s no official release time, there are rumblings on Twitter that the second Twitch Prime Pack will be available from 1pm BST. This is when the Trailblazer outfit and True North Back Bling goes live. At the time of writing, subscribers […]

Israel offended Japan’s prime minister by serving him dessert out of a shoe, which Japanese people ‘despise’

REUTERS/Toru Hanai Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife had their dinner with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife interrupted by an offensive cultural faux pas — dessert was served in a shoe.  Shoes are “despised” in Japanese culture, and it’s a weird idea in any case to serve food out of […]

Cambodia’s last independent paper was sold to the owner of a PR company that once worked for the prime minister

Cambodia’s last independent English-language daily has been sold to the owner of a public relations firm with links to current Prime Minister Hun Sen.  The PR firm lists “Cambodia and Hun Sen’s entry into the Government seat” among its previous work. Sen has overseen a sweeping media crackdown ahead of elections in July, with radio stations […]

14 reasons Amazon Prime is still worth the cost, despite the $20 hike in annual membership fees

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. Amazon Prime will increase from $ 99 per year to $ 119. The new price will take effect May 11 for new subscribers, and current Prime members will […]

French President Macron called Australian Prime Minister’s wife ‘delicious’ during a speech

Mick Tsikas/AP French President Emmanuel Macron gave thanks to Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull during a speech on Wednesday. Macron appeared to call Lucy Turnbull, the prime minister’s wife, “delicious.” People on social media took notice of the comment. When French President Emmanuel Macron gave thanks to Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull during a speech […]