Colgate unveiled a new smart toothbrush called the E1. The toothbrush will cost $99.95, and you can only buy it through Apple. Called the E1, the "smart" electronic toothbrush gives you real-time brushing feedback, maps your mouth, and uses "sonic vibrations" to remove more plaque
By Julia Payne LONDON (Reuters) - Brent crude oil shed some of its recent gains on Tuesday, falling nearly $1 a barrel but healthy demand underpinned prices near $70, a level not seen since 2014's market slump. Prices have been driven up by oil production curbs in OPEC nations and Russia, as well
By Michelle Martin and Georgina Prodhan BERLIN/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of German industrial workers downed tools on Tuesday in support of trade union IG Metall's demands for a 6 percent pay rise and a right to the first new cut in weekly working hours since the 1980s. Workers have
A new Google app lets you match your face with what it thinks is the most accurate famous painting portrayal of you. Here's how to use it.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk wrote on Twitter that Model 3 owners "will be able to do pretty much anything via voice command" soon. Musk added that Tesla is "focused on core Model 3 functionality right now," but will work on introducing more features in the near future. Musk has been responsive
General Motors will take a $7 billion write-down in 2017 tied to the U.S. tax overhaul, but expects strong sales in North America and China to sustain its profit through 2018. The Detroit automaker on Tuesday reaffirmed its 2017 expectations for profit between $6 and $6.50 per share and said it expects
This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Payments Briefing" subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo, two of the largest US banks, announced their earnings before market open on Friday. As we’ve seen for the past few quarters, mobile banking
By Nick Carey and Joseph White DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co shares rose on Tuesday after the company said 2018 earnings will be largely flat compared with 2017 and forecast higher profits in 2019 when its revamped line of high-margin pickup trucks hits the U.S. market. The 2018 earnings outlook
Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne speaks to CNBC's Phil LeBeau on the sidelines of the Detroit Auto Show about the launch of the new Cherokee model and the company's plans for production with the uncertainty around the North American Free Trade Agree...
Carillion's collapse should be a "wake-up call" for every U.K. pension saver, according to a financial consultancy.
Google's cables will allow it to expand the cloud business in Asia, Latin America and the North Atlantic region.
BlackBerry Ltd. (TSX:BB)(NYSE:BB) unveiled its latest product on Monday, and it should prove to investors that the company is going to be a big player in the self-driving industry.
Natural Cycles is a popular contraceptive app which tells women which days they can have unprotected sex by tracking their temperature. The app is under fire in Sweden after a hospital reported 37 women who had been using the app to avoid pregnancy became pregnant, according to local news agency SVT
By Diane Bartz WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers are urging AT&T Inc, the No. 2 wireless carrier, to cut commercial ties to Chinese phone maker Huawei Technologies Co Ltd and oppose plans by telecom operator China Mobile Ltd to enter the U.S. market because of national security concerns, two congressional
During some of the coldest weeks of the year, OC Transpo riders searching their phones for reliable information about when their buses might turn up may have contributed to a server overload that made bus GPS data unreliable. A variety of smartphone apps use a GPS data feed from OC Transpo to give users
This is a preview of a research report from BI Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about BI Intelligence, click here. The deluge of messaging apps, such as Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, WeChat, and Viber, have over-run the segment traditionally owned by SMS
By Liz Hampton HOUSTON (Reuters) - Surging shale production is poised to push U.S. oil output to more than 10 million barrels per day - toppling a record set in 1970 and crossing a threshold few could have imagined even a decade ago. The U.S. government forecasts that the nation's production will
By Arno Schuetze and Pamela Barbaglia FRANKFURT/LONDON (Reuters) - Germany's Continental AG has hired JP Morgan to advise on a possible break-up, sources told Reuters, as the auto parts maker repositions for a market focused on electric and self-driving vehicles. Continental and JP Morgan both