Here’s who’s getting rich on Uber’s massive IPO (UBER)

Uber just had one of biggest tech initial public offerings of all time, even though its stock price fell on opening day. Its paperwork filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission gave us a glimpse at who its biggest shareholders are. These are the people that stand to gain the most if Uber’s entrance as a public company is well received by investors, and the shareprice remains high at the six month mark, when they will be free to sell their shares Uber is now a public company. The paperwork it filed for its giant initial public offering (IPO) also reveals who the biggest shareholders are. And with that knowledge… Read More

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Former NBA player Keyon Dooling says being in sports made it tougher to talk about his own sexual abuse

In a new video ahead of the upcoming episode of the Facebook Watch series “Red Table Talk,” former NBA player Keyon Dooling talks about the sexual abuse he says he experienced as a child. Speaking to Jada Pinkett Smith and Adrienne Banfield-Norris, Dooling says that he was “in a very masculine industry” at the time of his abuse and he had “a lot of doubt and insecurities.” Dooling previously spoke out in a 2018 essay for The Players’ Tribune and said that his older brother’s friend molested him when he was seven years old. Watch the video below. The full episode will be available on Monday, May 13. Visit INSIDER’s… Read More

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One tweet comparing the ‘Final Fantasy VII’ remake to the original shows why fans are going crazy for the upcoming game

“Final Fantasy VII Remake” just got its first trailer in more than three years during Sony’s State of Play presentation. Square Enix is recreating the 1997 classic “Final Fantasy VII” from the ground up, with brand-new visuals and a completely different style of gameplay. Twitter user @Haidox3D put together a short video comparing the opening scenes of the original “Final Fantasy VII” with trailer footage of the remake. “Final Fantasy VII Remake” will be released in an episodic format, meaning players won’t be able to complete the full story when the first episode drops. Square Enix plans to share more information on the game in June. Visit Business Insider’s homepage… Read More

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Uber just went public — here’s what the app first looked like when it first launched in New York City in 2011 (UBER)

Uber made its debut on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday in the most-watched tech IPO of 2019. But back in 2011, when Uber first broke in to New York City, it was still a young startup, and its app was still pretty primitive. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. In the 10 years since its official launch as UberCab in 2009, Uber has become a ride-sharing juggernaut. Uber, which made its debut on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday in the most-watched tech IPO of 2019, now has 91 million users in 700 cities around the world. The company says 14 million Uber trips are taken… Read More

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REGTECH REVISITED: How the regtech landscape is evolving to address FIs’ ever growing compliance needs

This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider’s premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here. Regtech solutions seemed to offer the solution to financial institutions’ (FIs) compliance woes when they first came to prominence around 24 months ago, gaining support from regulators and investors alike. However, many of the companies offering these solutions haven’t scaled as might have been expected from the initial hype, and have failed to follow the trajectory of firms in other segments of fintech. This unexpected inertia in the regtech industry is likely to resolve over the next 12-18 months as other factors come into… Read More

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I tried a $250 kitchen appliance that combines the best functions of an Instant Pot with an air fryer — and it actually worked well

Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider, Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective. A new kitchen appliance from Ninja contains all the functions you could ever want from a multi-cooker, including two methods home cooks love the most today: pressure cooking and air frying. The Ninja Foodi (currently $249.99 on Amazon) is like an Instant Pot and air fryer in one, but ultimately takes up less space than if you owned both, and performs each of its many functions very well. It’s a versatile,… Read More

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