Want To Watch The Launch Of Artemis I? Here's What You Need To Know

Aug 24, 2022

By Rob Rich /Aug. 23, 2022 4:38 pm EDT We may receive a commission on purchases made from links. History is in the making as NASA prepares for the launch of the Artemis I, the agency's first test of its deep space exploration capabilities. There are three primary stages planned for the Artemis moon mission: the upcoming Artemis I launch will send an un-crewed rocket around the moon and back as a test run for the crewed Artemis II mission, which is planned to set out in 2024. The Art ...read more

iPadOS 16 Delay Marks The Beginning Of Independence From iOS

Aug 24, 2022

Mr.Mikla/Shutterstock It wasn't too long ago that Apple really had only one operating system for both its smartphones and tablets. The birth of iPadOS — which is still based on iOS, of course — ushered in a new era for the company's tablets, turning iPads into the computing behemoths that they are today. For all intents and purposes, iPadOS is iOS with a different skin and its own set of features, and no one probably begrudged how the two are closely tied together. For some ...read more

Jerry Nadler defeats fellow House Democrat Carolyn Maloney in a contentious primary to represent Upper Manhattan

Aug 24, 2022

Democratic Rep. Jerry Nadler defeated fellow top House Democrat Carolyn Maloney in New York's 12th Congressional District. The race stakes:  Two Democratic heavyweights duked it out in Upper Manhattan — and only one survived for another term in the House.  Maloney, 76, and Nadler, 75, have both represented New York City in Congress for nearly 30 years, since 1993. The two are not only fixtures of New York politics, but leaders in the halls of Congress: Nadler chairs the powerful ...read more

Why the Twitter whistleblower likely isn't Elon Musk's silver bullet

Aug 24, 2022

Hello, tech fans. Jordan Parker Erb here, reporting to you from Montana. After Twitter's former security chief filed a series of whistleblower complaints, legal experts told Insider that they're unlikely to be the silver bullet Elon Musk is looking for in his legal battle against Twitter — but they could convince the social media company to let him pay to walk away. I break that down (and more) below. Let's get to it. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here . Download Insider's app ...read more

Everything You Need To Know About Bentley's EV

Aug 24, 2022

Bentley In a recent interview with Automotive News, Bentley's CEO Adrian Hallmark confirmed the inevitable: an electric Bentley was on the way soon. With many other VW Group brands already featuring electric cars in their lineup, it seemed only a matter of time until the Crewe-based manufacturer joined the club. If the recent success of fellow VW stablemate Porsche's Taycan is anything to go by, it seems likely that an EV would have the potential to significantly boost Bentley's ...read more

I used car-sharing company Turo to rent my first car. Here are the pros and cons of the splashy, pre-IPO company.

Aug 24, 2022

US Markets Loading... H M S I rented a Tesla through car-sharing app Turo, and would absolutely rent a car through the site again. Jordan Erb/Insider I rented a Tesla through Turo, a car-sharing app that's basically the Airbnb of the car world. It was simple and convenient to use, and I would absolutely rent another car through the site. But some quirks, like the "young driver fee" — for a 25-year-old — were less than ideal. Earlier this month, I us ...read more

Today's Wordle Answer #431 – August 24, 2022 Solution And Hints

Aug 24, 2022

DVKi/Shutterstock Today's Wordle answer is rated 4 out of 6 on the difficulty scale, so here are some hints to help you solve the puzzle if you're finding it difficult. Just like we did yesterday and every other day before it, we'll also reveal the full answer in the second section, so you can skip on down if you prefer. The solution word for today's puzzle has only one vowel — "E" — and it is repeated consecutively as the second and third letters. The first letter is "N," a ...read more

Robotic Animals That Prove Technology Has Made Huge Leaps

Aug 24, 2022

Roman Korotkov/Shutterstock Ever since robots were first introduced in Karel Čapek's 1920 play "Rossum's Universal Robots," we've imagined them as being nearly indistinguishable from biological life. Fiction is filled with all manner of robots behaving like humans and non-human animals, sometimes taking the place of loved ones, co-workers, or beloved pets. It turns out, however, that using technology to duplicate what nature has perfected through evolution is easier said than done ...read more

The 20 employers business students most want to work for

Aug 24, 2022

US Markets Loading... H M S Apple was the second most attractive company for business students on the US list for 2022. Stephen Lam/Reuters Universum released its annual ranking of where US students want to end up getting a job. Business students said they're particularly interested in being able to work at Google and Apple. Accounting firms PwC, Ernst Young, and Deloitte also made up the top 20 for 2022. Employer branding expert Universum just publishe ...read more

How Magnets Could Be The Solution To Air In Space

Aug 24, 2022

noisuk Photo/Shutterstock Air is valuable in space, as in order for astronauts to explore its vastness, it's a necessity. Currently, air is supplied to astronauts through the process of electrolysis of water. Since water is made of hydrogen and oxygen, it's possible through electrolysis to separate this bond and isolate the oxygen gas (via NASA). Water is inexpensive to send up to astronauts, relative to tanks of air. Those are also provided, but the main method of air productio ...read more

Instagram Seems To Be Copying Another Groundbreaking Idea

Aug 24, 2022

Dominik Belica/Shutterstock Since 2020, the minimalistic social media app BeReal has grown in popularity — largely among young, college-aged adults — by simplifying its focus down to exactly two minutes of each day during which its users are able to post images taken at that exact moment, showcasing monotony rather than glam. In this sense, BeReal has been able to capture a certain degree of authenticity not often seen in apps like Instagram or TikTok, where users are able t ...read more

Bundling Disney Plus with Hulu and ESPN+ can save you $11 a month — here's how to sign up

Aug 24, 2022

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. You can bundle Disney Plus with ESPN+ and Hulu for $14/month. The package saves you $11/month compared to getting all three services without the bundle. Bundles with ad-free Hulu ($20/month) or Hulu + Live TV ($70/month) are also available. Loading Something is loading. Disney Plus is one of the most popular streaming services around, hosting iconic brands like Marvel, Pixar ...read more