Google is the number-one place college students want to work for the fifth year running —here’s what it’s doing right (GOOG, GOOGL)

Scott Beale/Laughing Squid For the fifth year running, Google is the number-one company that college students from leading universities want to work for. That’s according to new data from education software company Piazza, which surveyed 150,000 students from more than 600 schools in North America, including Stanford, Harvard, and MIT, about where they most wanted to […]

Sonos speakers are rarely discounted, but you can save $50 on one right now

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 Sonos’ speakers are known for their audio quality and multi-speaker connectivity, but they rarely go on sale. Right now, you can save $ 50 on a refurbished […]

‘Not right, not humane’: MPs blast UK cannabis law as 12yo epileptic has first seizure in a year

MPs have blasted UK cannabis laws as “inconceivable” amid claims that a 12-year-old boy with epilepsy is facing a “crisis” after running out of his medical supply following his GP’s refusal to renew his prescription. A string of MPs and doctors are calling for urgent reform after Billy Caldwell suffered his first seizure in 300 […]

How to Motivate Yourself: 13 Simple Ways You Can Try Right Now

Who needs Tony Robbins when you can motivate yourself? Overcoming the emotional hurdle to get stuff done when you’d rather sit on the couch isn’t always easy. Bu unless calling in sick and waking up at noon have no consequences for you, it’s often a must. For those of you who never procrastinate, distract yourself […]

Kim Jong Un is reportedly extremely afraid of assassination around the Trump summit — and he’s right to be

AP Photo/Wong Maye-E North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reportedly fears being assassinated while traveling to Singapore to meet with President Donald Trump. Kim has long feared assassination, even within his own country. While in transit and in Singapore, he’ll be almost defenseless against sophisticated attempts on his life. Kim’s constant fear of assassination may […]

State media in China boasted that their healthy life expectancy is now better than in the US — and they’re right

Getty Images China was celebrating this week after new figures put its “healthy life expectancy” ahead of the US. Chinese people can now expect 68.7 years of healthy life, compared to 68.5 for Americans. The US figure peaked in 2010, while China’s keeps on rising, and this year pulled ahead. State media in China were […]

Small Business Owners Have Many Credit Cards, But Are They the Right Ones?

Small Business Owners Have Many Cards, But Are They the Right Ones? Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This […]

Nintendo just announced 3 new Pokémon games for the Switch — and one is out right now for free

Nintendo Nintendo announced three new Pokémon games for the Nintendo Switch on Tuesday evening, and one is available right now. “Pokémon Quest” is a “free-to-start” game that’s available now on the Switch — it’s a spin-off of the standard Pokémon games. In November, Nintendo plans to launch two new Pokémon games in “Pokémon Let’s Go! […]