Here’s what happens next in Brexit

Here’s what happens next in Brexit

LONDON — Theresa May has finally announced the date of the „meaningful vote” on Brexit, the momentous day in Parliament when MPs will approve or reject the deal she has spent the last two years negotiating in Brussels. Here’s what is set to happen next. 1. The government this week published a business motion confirming…

Here’s everything Apple announced at its big iPad and Mac event

Here’s everything Apple announced at its big iPad and Mac event

BROOKLYN — Apple on Tuesday held its second big event of the fall in New York City’s most populous borough. Apple held its first fall event in September, where it unveiled a new Apple Watch and three new iPhone models. On Tuesday, Apple showed off new iPad Pros, Mac computers, and more. Business Insider was…

Here’s how the UK plans to seize $2 billion in tax from firms like Amazon, Facebook, and Google

Here’s how the UK plans to seize $2 billion in tax from firms like Amazon, Facebook, and Google

The British government has signalled that the days of big tech firms paying tiny amounts of tax are over. In a strategy that puts the UK one step ahead of the US and European Union for now, British Chancellor Philip Hammond announced a new „digital services tax” on Monday. The new levy will involve firms…

Here’s everything that was announced in the Budget — and how it will affect Britain’s households

Here’s everything that was announced in the Budget — and how it will affect Britain’s households

Reuters In Britain’s final budget before the UK leaves the European Union, Chancellor Philip Hammond marked the conclusion of the penny pinching that has defined the country’s fiscal policy in the decade since the financial crisis. „The era of austerity is finally coming to an end,” Hammond told the House of Commons on Monday, delivering…

Here’s why you should never put vodka in the freezer, according to the creator of Grey Goose

Here’s why you should never put vodka in the freezer, according to the creator of Grey Goose

It turns out storing your vodka in the freezer might not be such a great idea after all — depending on how good your tipple is. Business Insider recently spoke to Grey Goose vodka creator, Francois Thibault, who shared some spirits wisdom. Thibault told us that one of the biggest mistakes people make is putting…

Here’s how Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s royal baby will fit into the family tree

Here’s how Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s royal baby will fit into the family tree

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry. Chris Jackson/Getty Images Meghan Markle is pregnant, Kensington Palace announced on Monday, and will give birth next year. Here is how her baby with Prince Harry will fit into the royal family. Meghan Markle is pregnant and due to give birth in spring 2019, Kensington Palace announced on Monday. The…

Here’s what it would look like if Britain launched an attack with nuclear weapons

Here’s what it would look like if Britain launched an attack with nuclear weapons

The United Kingdom is one of the few countries in the world to constantly maintain the capability to use nuclear weapons — and a video published by the Royal Navy gives a glimpse of what it would be like if they were ever used. Footage published in 2012 shows a rare test launch from inside…

Here’s everything Amazon just announced at its huge September event

Here’s everything Amazon just announced at its huge September event

SEATTLE — Amazon held a special event on Thursday to unveil a slew of new gadgets and services. At the start of the event, Amazon exec Dave Limp said „We’ve got 70 things to talk about,” and if he was joking, it was hard to tell. According to Limp, Thursday’s event featured the largest number…

Here’s our first look at Facebook’s dating feature, now being tested by its employees

Here’s our first look at Facebook’s dating feature, now being tested by its employees

Facebook is trying to get into the dating game — and we’ve just had our first proper glimpse at how it might look. The company is now testing its „Facebook Dating” feature internally. App researcher and reverse engineer Jane Manchun Wong dug up the signup screen for the new feature, and shared screenshots on Twitter…

Here’s what a no deal Brexit would mean for the British economy

Here’s what a no deal Brexit would mean for the British economy

A woman holds a placard as she joins EU supporters, calling on the government to give Britons a vote on the final Brexit deal, participating in the ‚People’s Vote’ march in central London, Britain June 23, 2018 Reuters/Henry Nicholls The prospect of a no deal Brexit reared its head again this week, as the government…