Ukrainian President Volodyrmyr Zelenskyy seen on March 10, 2022. Office of the President of Ukraine Russian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy is seeking aid from Russian conscripts. He's urged them to "sabotage" Russian forces and report intel to Ukrainian forces. Zelenskyy also urged Russians to surrender and guaranteed their safety. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy is moving to […]
Ontario reports 65 new COVID-19 deaths, with vaccine uptake for children lower than expected
Ontario is reporting 65 new deaths linked to COVID-19 as the number of children under the age of five getting vaccinated against the virus is even lower than the relatively low number many experts had expected.
How more than $424 million in taxpayer money is locked away in a forgotten government fund — and lawmakers won’t spend it or return it
A pool of more than $ 424.4 million contributed by taxpayers is waiting for Congress to decide how best to use it. In the meantime, no one is using it — and they haven't for years. Bill Oxford/Getty Images The money is supposed to publicly fund presidential campaigns. But it doesn't. Republicans and Democrats in […]
DeSantis’ office says migrants are better off in Massachusetts than they would have been in Texas
Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis. John Raoux/AP Images Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' office said migrants he had flown to Martha's Vineyard are better off. The remarks by a DeSantis spokesperson came after a county sheriff in Texas announced he had opened a criminal investigation into the matter. Last week, 50 migrants were flown to Martha's Vineyard […]
Apple made the iPhone 14 easier to repair than you expect
Apple acknowledged that the iPhone 14 was designed to be easier to repair, but it might have undersold that upgrade. iFixit has finished a teardown of this year's base iPhone, and it's clear that the device was reworked from the ground up with do-it-yourself fixes in mind. The back glass is easier and cheaper to […]
Our government has never been older than it is today. Here are the costs, benefits, and dangers of a US led by old people.
Hi, I'm Matt Turner, the editor in chief of business at Insider. Welcome back to Insider Weekly, a roundup of some of our top stories. On the agenda today: Some job applicants are hiring stand-ins to do their job interviews for them. The most promising startups of the year — from retail to climate tech. […]
‘Chilly’ sign you could have shingles and other symptoms – more than just a rash
People suffering with shingles could experience a change in their body temperature.
How an institute at the University of Utah has helped entrepreneurs build their startups and raise more than $700 million in funding
Kazi Awal/Insider Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute. Courtesy of Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute University of Utah's Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute helps students launch startups and raise money. Undergraduate students, graduate students, and alumni have access to mentorship and other resources. The university also plans to offer an online master of business creation degree to expand its reach. This article […]
Nvidia’s flagship AI chip reportedly 4.5x faster than the previous champ
Enlarge / A press photo of the Nvidia H100 Tensor Core GPU. (credit: Nvidia) Nvidia announced yesterday that its upcoming H100 “Hopper” Tensor Core GPU set new performance records during its debut in the industry-standard MLPerf benchmarks, delivering results up to 4.5 times faster than the A100, which is currently Nvidia’s fastest production AI chip. […]
Stephen Miller and Brian Jack, top Trump aides, were among more than a dozen people subpoenaed for DOJ’s expansive Jan. 6 investigation: NYT report
Stephen Miller, right, and Brian Jack, left, are among more than a dozen people who were subpoenaed this week by a federal grand jury. Andrew Harnik and Alex Brandon/AP The DOJ currently has a broad investigation into the events around January 6, 2021. Among the DOJ's interests are Donald Trump's PAC and the plot to […]