Here are the coolest app launches and updates you may have missed in May

It was a busy month for dueling photo apps Instagram and Snapchat.  Both apps made updates to their respective platforms in a battle for photo sharing supremacy: Instagram added face filters and more creative tools, and Snapchat added infinite replays to photos and videos, abandoning its commitment to ephemeral messaging.  Google, Amazon, and Pinterest also… Continue reading Here are the coolest app launches and updates you may have missed in May

The mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has died in a boating accident, and his father is in ‘serious’ condition

The parents of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick were both in a boating accident on Friday. His mother passed away, and his father is currently in the hospital in “serious” condition. The New York Times’ Mike Isaac was the first to report the news on Twitter. Uber provided Business Insider with the following statement: “Last night… Continue reading The mother of Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has died in a boating accident, and his father is in ‘serious’ condition

G7 leaders took a stroll in Sicily — and Trump followed them in a golf cart

President Trump rounded out his first foreign trip since taking office by joining other G7 leaders as they walked the streets of Taormina, Sicily.  There was just one difference: as the leaders of the UK, France, Germany, Italy, Canada, and Japan walked on foot, Trump followed in a golf cart, The Times of London reported… Continue reading G7 leaders took a stroll in Sicily — and Trump followed them in a golf cart

Here are all the times Facebook has copied Snapchat so far (FB, SNAP)

Facebook has tried to copy Snapchat for years. But during the past year Facebook has gone into overdrive, blatantly, systematically and often successfully, cloning Snapchat’s core features. The result is that Facebook’s family of standalone apps — Instagram, Messenger, core Facebook, and even WhatsApp — look much more like Snapchat than they did one year ago.… Continue reading Here are all the times Facebook has copied Snapchat so far (FB, SNAP)

Miss USA says you should do these 2 things if you want your makeup to last all day

The INSIDER Summary: Miss USA told INSIDER the secret to making her makeup last all day. Kára McCullough says before you put on any makeup, a good moisturizer and primer are key. Her favorite primer is Smashbox. Miss USA completes her look with NARS Foundation. Newly-crowned Miss USA Kára McCullough is used to spending long days and evenings… Continue reading Miss USA says you should do these 2 things if you want your makeup to last all day

Ariana Grande just posted a long, heartfelt note about the Manchester attack: ‘We won’t let this divide us’

The INSIDER Summary: Ariana Grande has released her first in-depth statement since the attack at her Manchester concert Monday night. She posted a lengthy note on her Instagram in which she expressed condolences for the victims. She also promised to return to Manchester to perform a concert benefiting victims and their families. A devastating terror attack… Continue reading Ariana Grande just posted a long, heartfelt note about the Manchester attack: ‘We won’t let this divide us’