A 2015 New York Times article poked fun at how often he blurbs books and recommends them on social media. The bestselling author has published multiple books and articles exploring human behavior from
The problem with producing any "top" business book list is the elimination process. Over the last five years, there have been numerous publications by top authors worthy of mention. For this list, I have
Tales from the American West are marked by heroism, romance and plenty of cruelty. Among those stories, the saga of the Donner Party stands alone — a band of pioneers set out in covered wagons for California,
Ever since NPR listeners heard his breakout “SantaLand Diaries” on “Morning Edition” in 1992, David Sedaris has become a reigning master of crystalline social commentary and blisteringly humorous self-reflection.
"Solve for X." That's the phrase invoked repeatedly by Charlotte "Charlie" St. Clair, the brainy college student at the center of Kate Quinn's exciting new novel, The Alice Network. In the aftermath of
A new book app is challenging the notion that reading “well” necessarily means falling back on the same old classics, from Trollope to Tolstoy. Each week, Alexi, a “digital book club”, turns to writers
THE PROGRAMMATIC TV AD EXPLAINER: Forecasts, top trends, and barriers to adoption in the programmatic TV ad-buying space
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 TV ad industry is one of the largest ad segments
Top financial adviser: 'If all you do in life is work really hard, you're never going to get wealthy'
But, "that's only half the story," says Ric Edelman, founder and executive chairman of Edelman Financial Services, one of the nation's leading financial advising firms, and author of the new book "The
If you made any home improvements in 2016, you may be eligible for a tax break or two. Certain home improvements — or certain lines of credit that can be used for home improvements — qualify for a deduction
The novelist on Trump’s America and publishing the book of his life at 70 When Paul Auster was 14, a boy just inches away from him was struck by lightning and killed. “It’s something I’ve never got over,”
After writing about money for half a decade, here's the spreadsheet I built to keep track of my spending
A lot. I don't pretend to be a financial expert or hold any kind of certification, but between writing, editing, and reading hundreds (thousands?) of stories about money, I've picked a few things up. among
A new case in Arkansas raises tricky forensic questions When police in Bentonville, Arkansas were faced with an unsolved murder last year, they looked to a nearby Amazon Echo. The owner of the house where
Be prepared. And smug. If you're anything like us, you probably like to read the book before seeing the movie. This year, as usual, Hollywood is adapting a slew of books—fiction and nonfiction—into films.
Apple Shares Promo Videos for George R. R. Martin's 'A Song of Ice and Fire' Enhanced iBooks Exclusives
On its YouTube channel, Apple today shared three videos promoting iBooks exclusive enhanced versions of titles from George R.R. Martin's popular "A Song of Ice and Fire" series. Each video features Martin
With US films increasingly targeting China’s filmgoers, an industry is tilting and major players want in on the action. Here are 10 parties with big stakes in the shift With China on course to become world’s
Amazon Books editors read thousands of pages before settling on their ranking, which includes a number of memoirs as well as books from debut authors. "The main challenge for us was that there were a of
Marketers are finally following consumers to mobile in a big way. Mobile advertising has surpassed desktop search as the largest online ad format in US, climbing to 47% of digital revenue in the first
On my first trip to the Grand Canyon, I made a classic rookie mistake: part of a longer road trip, I didn't give myself much time and I didn't do any advance research, so I ended up with a version of Griswold