HBO Go Shuttered, HBO Now Renamed in ‘Significant’ Brand Overhaul in Wake of HBO Max Launch

RELATED STORIES In an effort to address brand confusion triggered by the arrival of HBO Max, WarnerMedia is shuttering HBO Go and rebranding HBO Now (as simply HBO). In a statement, WarnerMedia says, “Now that HBO Max has launched and is widely distributed, we… will be sunsetting our HBO GO service in the U.S. We […]

Rick and Morty season 4: Characters return to screens soon in brand new collab

Rick and Morty season four is on a midseason break but will at some point this year. US network Adult Swim gave the series a 70-episode renewal back in 2018 so there’s plenty more to come. Now, it has been revealed exactly when Rick and Morty will be back on screens. Season four of Rick […]

’Damaging the royal brand’ Carole Malone attacks Duke and Duchess of Sussex

Today’s edition of Jeremy Vine saw discussion surrounding the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s decision to step back as senior royals and become financially independent become incredibly heated. Carole explained she felt Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s decision was “damaging” to the royal brand. Jeremy commented: “There are certain things that are not royal but […]

Jo Brand: ‘Only a matter of time’ Eamonn Holmes hits out over ‘battery acid’ remark

Jo Brand, 61, has faced a huge backlash for her comments on the Heresy programme on BBC Radio 4 and has since apologised for her actions. Although the comedian said she would never go through with the criminal act of violence, many have called for action, with Brexit party politician Nigel Farage, 55, stating the […]

Stranger Things season 3: Character backstory to be REVEALED with brand new twist?

Stranger Things captivated Netflix viewers in 2016 with its Stephen King-esque vibes and horror ripped straight from a comic book. And the show’s second season built on the intricate story even further as it expanded the ongoing plight of the citizens of Hawkins, Indiana. Season two also saw some brand new characters being thrown into […]

Apple wasn’t the only smartphone brand struggling in China this fall

Apple wasn’t joking around when it warned that the Chinese smartphone market gave it grief in the fall. IDC estimated that iPhone shipments fell just shy of 20 percent year-over-year toward the end of 2018, hitting 11.8 million. It’s the third consecutive year of declines, the analyst group said, blaming this year’s drop on a […]

After 29 years of searching, I finally found a hair-care brand that understands my curls

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. Briogeo Briogeo is a range of clean, safe hair-care products formulated for all hair types — but it’s seen particular success in the curly hair space. Founder Nancy Twine created […]

A Swedish sex toy brand is giving its employees 4 ‘self love’ days off each year because it thinks they’ll be more productive if they have more orgasms

Shutterstock Swedish sex toy brand LELO is giving its employees four extra days off every year to let them have more orgasms. The idea is that staff who are more sexually fulfilled will be more productive. Studies show that orgasms make people happier, which could make them better workers. From encouraging lunchbreak strolls to installing […]

Your brand is ignoring its most captive audience — here’s why podcasts should be the go-to channel for your next ad campaign (KRW)

This is a preview of The Podcast Report from Business Insider Intelligence. Current subscribers can read the report here. The number of US podcast consumers has more than doubled in the past decade — and there’s still a long runway for growth. And the podcast listenership base continues to grow in the US amid declines in […]