It’s quickly becoming apparent that blockchain technology is about far more than just Bitcoin. Across finance, healthcare, media, government and other sectors, innovative uses are appearing every day.
That's how she felt in 2010 when starting Wana Brands (shortened from marijuana), now Colorado's leading company for cannabis-infused confectionary products. Back then, her home state had just begun opening
One amateur photographer by the name of Augustus Sherman, who served as Ellis Island's chief registry clerk sometime between 1906 and 1917, photographed a handful of immigrants who passed through. According
At major museums around the world, the color experts at Farrow & Ball train their discerning eye on the walls behind the artwork. White walls may reign supreme at art galleries, but at major art museums,
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Your education shouldn't stop when you leave the classroom. Learning new skills is a great way to expand your mind and get ahead in your career — and it's easier than ever with a plethora of online classes
A year ago, we shared the incredible story of Mihaela Noroc–a photographer who quit her job, withdrew her savings, and embarked on a mission to capture portraits of women from every country in the world.
The fund isn't closing because of bad performance. In fact, Nevsky did just fine in 2015, finishing the year up 0.39%. In comparison, hedge funds on average fell 3.49%, according to Hedge Fund Research.
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Thinking inside the box: romantic, obsessive and shy, Cornell never moved out of his mother’s house, yet his strange, exquisite art brought him fame and friendships with Duchamp, Dalí and Warhol The box
Startups are taking on the financial sector. Some of the companies look to usurp traditional players, and others step into the gaps they've left behind. Business Insider spoke to venture capitalists and
The old model of relatively low salary and "high" equity only works when there's a healthy public market for that equity in the not-too-distant future. If IPOs are getting significantly delayed and are
The experts weigh in on the future of work a decade from now. Anyone who grew up with the notion that we’d all have jet packs and robot housekeepers by 2015 knows that predicting the future is a risky
Rick Satava is a master glassblower from Chico, California, who creates incredibly lifelike jellyfish sculptures out of glass. His works are so realistic that people often wonder if they’re looking at
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Osmo is turning out to be wonderfully creative at making apps for children that redefine the meaning of games and play. After a big debut last year, today the Silicon Valley startup is proving that again
Before the industrial age, people shopped for food in their local areas – often in beautiful covered halls and markets. Jonathan Glancey describes the best. When it comes to fresh food, there has long
A group of young entrepreneurs turn a shipping container into a mobile incubator for innovation. The so-called maker movement has the potential to fundamentally change the way things are developed, produced,