economy

11 myths about lice you need to stop believing

Cushy Spa/Flickr Most people would be very happy to go their entire lives without thinking about lice, let alone dealing with an infestation. Lice are wingless insects that spend their entire lives on human scalps, feeding on blood and laying eggs. Though they’ve probably been around for as long as …

economy

Sophie Turner and Maisie Williams wore matching outfits to their ‘Game of Thrones’ co-stars’ wedding

Brian Dowling/Invision for People Magazine/AP Images “Game of Thrones” stars Kit Harington and Rose Leslie got married on Saturday. Their co-stars Sophie Turner and Maisie Williams were among the cast invited. The two BFFs were each other’s dates for the big day, and wore matching red and black outfits. Sophie Turner, …

economy

AI 101: How learning computers are becoming smarter

IBT Many companies use the term artificial intelligence, or AI, as a way to generate excitement for their products and to present themselves as on the cutting edge of tech development. But what exactly is artificial intelligence? What does it involve? And how will it help the development of future …

economy

AI IN E-COMMERCE: How artificial intelligence can help retailers deliver the highly personalized experiences shoppers desire

BI Intelligence 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. One of retailers’ top priorities is to figure out how to gain an edge over Amazon. To do this, many retailers are attempting to …

economy

Wall Street’s ‘wall of money’ is at odds with the struggling market — but one expert says not to worry

BI Grahics/Anaele Pelisson The heavy recent inflows to equity funds don’t match up with what Bank of America Merrill Lynch calls “lackluster” cross-asset returns. One Wall Street expert thinks the stock market can recover and even hit new highs in the coming months. A quick glance at a chart of …