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Dogecoin plummets during Elon Musk's 'Saturday Night Live' hosting gig as Robinhood experiences issues

Miley Cyrus was the musical guest on "SNL," while Elon Musk hosted. NBC/Getty Images The value of the cryptocurrency Dogecoin fell during Elon Musk's episode of "Saturday Night Live." At the same time, Robinhood tweeted that its app was experiencing difficulties with trading. Robinhood declined to comment on whether the difficulty was due to changes in trading during "SNL." See more stories on Insider's business page. Dogecoin's stock price fell during billionaire Elon Musk'...
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Elon Musk calls the meme-crypto Dogecoin the 'future of currency,' predicts it will 'take over the world' on 'SNL'

Miley Cyrus was the musical guest on "SNL," while Elon Musk hosted. NBC/Getty Images Elon Musk said Dogecoin, a cryptocurrency that started as a meme, will "take over the world." Dogecoin is a cryptocurrency created in 2013 as a joke but has recently been popularized by Musk. Musk added on "Saturday Night Live" that Dogecoin was "as real" as a dollar bill. See more stories on Insider's business page. Elon Musk didn't miss a chance to hype the cryptocurrency Dogecoin as "Saturday Ni...
Tags: Elon Musk, News, Media, Entertainment, Trends, Reddit, Crypto, Miley Cyrus, Snl, Cryptocurrency, Snoop Dogg, Gamestop, Musk, Elon, Dogecoin, Michael Che

Elon Musk is only the second billionaire CEO to host Saturday Night Live - after Donald Trump

Elon Musk REUTERS/Mike Blake Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk is only the second billionaire CEO to host Saturday Night Live. Donald Trump is the only other billionaire CEO to have hosted the 46-year-old show. Though his fortune is far greater than Trump's, Musk doesn't have as much entertainment experience. See more stories on Insider's business page. Elon Musk will be the second-ever billionaire CEO to host Saturday Night Live on May 8. SNL asked Musk, the chief executive offi...
Tags: Amazon, Twitter, Spacex, Elon Musk, Nbc, Entertainment, Trends, Tesla, Earth, Michael Jordan, Snl, Mars, Jeff Bezos, Seth Meyers, Donald Trump, Pete Davidson

A fraud tracker says verified Twitter accounts were taken over to send bitcoin spam to Elon Musk's followers, ahead of his 'SNL' appearance

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Win McNamee/Getty Images Verified Twitter accounts changed their profiles to "SNL" and posted a bitcoin giveaway website. The spam targeted followers of Tesla CEO Elon Musk ahead of his hosting gig tonight. The accounts included Jorge Taiana, an Argentine senator with about 114,000 followers. See more stories on Insider's business page. A series of verified Twitter accounts posted bitcoin spam targeting followers of Tesla CEO Elon Musk, according to a fraud tracker....
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'SNL' cast members have been accused of 'getting a little too big for their britches' by an industry insider, following swipes at Elon Musk

Elon Musk and Miley Cyrus in a promo for the show, which dropped this week. Saturday Night Live Ahead of Elon Musk's "SNL" hosting debut, tension is reportedly present behind the scenes. Several cast members posted criticism on social media at the time of the announcement. Reaction to Musk and other guests highlights divisions, according to the New York Post. See more stories on Insider's business page. It was recently announced that Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk would be making ...
Tags: New York Post, Spacex, Elon Musk, Entertainment, Trends, Tech, Tesla, Bill Murray, Miley Cyrus, Snl, Aidy Bryant, Musk, Lorne Michaels, Lorne, Michaels, John Belushi

Netflix cuts ties with Hollywood Foreign Press Association as co-CEO Ted Sarandos blasts group over diversity and inclusion

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has faced recent criticism over its lack of progress on diversity and inclusion. VALERIE MACON/Getty Images Netflix is cutting ties with the HFPA until it makes more progress on diversity and inclusion, Deadline reported. The HFPA, which runs the Golden Globe Awards, has faced mounting pressure and boycotts over the issue. Netflix co-CEO Ted Sarandos told the HFPA that its recent proposal doesn't go far enough or fast enough. See more stories on ...
Tags: Hollywood, News, Media, Entertainment, Trends, Netflix, Ted Sarandos, Golden Globe Awards, Sar, Hfpa, Golden Globe, LA Times, Macon, Hollywood Foreign Press Association, Sarandos, Deadline Netflix

The 52 best movies on Amazon Prime Video right now

Comedies, dramas, sci-fi thrillers, docs, rom-coms, and more are yours for the taking. Choose a winner with our list of the best movies on Amazon Prime Video.
Tags: Amazon, Entertainment, Trends, Home Theater, What To Watch, Amazon Prime Video, Movies & TV, best movies on Amazon Prime

The top 9 movies on Netflix this week, from 'The Mitchells vs. the Machines' to 'Scarface'

"The Mitchells vs. the Machines" Netflix Every week, the streaming search engine Reelgood compiles for Insider a list of which movies have been most prominent on Netflix's daily top-10 lists that week. Netflix counts a view if an account watches a movie or TV show for at least two minutes. The animated "Mitchells vs. the Machines" was Netflix's most popular movie this week. See more stories on Insider's business page. 9. "State of Play" (2009) Universal Pictures ...
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Elon Musk responded to claims that he stole memes with more uncredited memes

Elon Musk. Britta Pedersen-Pool/Getty Images Elon Musk has frequently stolen memes, The New York Times reported. When reached by The Times for comment, Musk responded with more uncredited memes. Reposting memes without credit can have negative ramifications for original creators. See more stories on Insider's business page. Elon Musk, the CEO of Tesla and Space X who has over 53 million Twitter followers, is a known lover of memes. But he's frequently been accused of stealing them ...
Tags: Elon Musk, Media, Entertainment, Trends, Tesla, New York Times, Memes, The Times, Reddit, Times, Musk, Soviet Union, Facebook Twitter, Lorenz, Klee, Digital Culture

Daily Mail asked a judge to dismiss MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell's lawsuit, arguing that reporting he dated a '30 Rock' star isn't defamatory

My Pillow CEO Mike Lindell walks out ahead of President Donald J. Trump to speak with members of the coronavirus task force in March 2020. Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images The Daily Mail asked a judge to dismiss MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell's defamation lawsuit. Lindell sued the tabloid over a report that he dated actress Jane Krakowski, which he denies. His complaint centers on the reported detail that he gifted her alcohol, though he is a recovering addict. See more s...
Tags: Politics, News, Media, Entertainment, Washington Post, China, Trends, Daily Mail, Retail, The Daily Mail, Donald Trump, Defamation, Trump, Lindell, Donald J Trump, Dominion

How DREAMSTAGE is taking live music streaming by storm, with global streaming service Deezer by its side

D Smoke performing his album "Black Habits" on a live virtual tour with DREAMSTAGE this past April. Been Shmikler The paid live music streaming startup DREAMSTAGE has delivered over 50 concerts with a dynamic range of artists since its creation at the start of the pandemic. Deezer, a Paris-based music streaming service, recently made a significant investment in DREAMSTAGE in a symbiotic deal that will fuel both companies' growth. Insider spoke to DREAMSTAGE co-founder and digital medi...
Tags: Apple, Entertainment, Germany, US, Trends, Music Industry, Netflix, Austria, Paris, Innovation, Artists, Live Music, Streaming, Yankees, Livestreaming, Deezer

What is BritBox? A brief guide to the British television and movie streaming service

BritBox is a streaming service for anglophiles that features new and classic British shows and movies. Maskot/Getty Images BritBox is a subscription streaming service in the UK and US, focused solely on British movies and TV. The BritBox library includes both popular and classic titles, including "Downton Abbey" and "Doctor Who." After a 30-day free trial, BritBox is available for $6.99 a month in the US and £5.99 a month in the UK. Visit Insider's Tech Reference library for more sto...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, UK, Downton Abbey, Movies, Entertainment, US, Trends, Bbc, Canada, Streaming, North America, Hulu, Streaming Service, Amazon Prime Video, Jennifer

The 82 best movies on Hulu right now

From award-winning dramas to the latest hits, Hulu has an awesome collection of movies. We've put together the best films currently available on the streamer.
Tags: Entertainment, Trends, Home Theater, What To Watch, Streaming, Hulu, Movies & TV

'The Father,' winner of 2 Oscars at the 2021 Academy Awards, is now available to stream at home

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Sony Pictures Classics "The Father" is a 2020 drama about a man experiencing memory loss. The film won two 2021 Academy Awards including best actor. You can buy the movie for $20 through VOD retailers like Prime Video, Vudu, and Apple TV. Digital rental (small) "The Father" is now available to buy through video-on-demand (VOD) streaming retailers for $20.The movie follows an elderly man, Anthony (Antho...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, TV, Movies, Microsoft, Entertainment, Film, Digital, Trends, Tech, Chicago, Streaming, Oscars, Olivia Colman, HD, Sony Pictures

How to watch 'Those Who Wish Me Dead' starring Angelina Jolie when it hits HBO Max and theaters on May 14

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Warner Bros. "Those Who Wish Me Dead" is a new thriller starring Angelina Jolie and Nicholas Hoult. The movie arrives in theaters and on HBO Max on May 14. You can stream the film with an HBO Max subscription ($15/month) through June 14. Max (small) "Those Who Wish Me Dead" is the latest Warner Bros. film set to premiere in theaters and HBO Max on the same day. The movie will be available to stream as ...
Tags: Reviews, Hbo, Entertainment, Trends, Tech, Theaters, Streaming, Angelina Jolie, Lg, Warner Bros, Hulu, Dolby Vision, Max, Aidan Gillen, Nicholas Hoult, Tech Insider

Xbox consoles have never been profitable on their own, Microsoft admits in court

The current generation of Xbox consoles: the Xbox Series X, left, and Xbox Series S, right. Microsoft Despite selling Xbox consoles for nearly two decades, Microsoft loses money on every console sold. Microsoft VP of Xbox business development Lori Wright said as much in an Oakland court on Wednesday. Instead, Microsoft turns a profit on games and services sold alongside the console. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. After nearly two decades of sales, Xbox consoles hav...
Tags: Apple, Gaming, Facebook, Microsoft, Video Games, Entertainment, Washington, Xbox One, Court, Trends, Xbox 360, Epic, Xbox, Trial, Oakland, Wright

The top 9 streaming TV shows of the week, including Netflix's 'Shadow and Bone'

"Shadow and Bone" on Netflix. David Appelby/Netflix Every week, Parrot Analytics provides Insider with a list of the nine most in-demand original TV shows on streaming services in the US. Parrot's list is ranked by how much more in demand the top series are than the average TV show in the US. Audience demand reflects the desire and engagement, or overall popularity, of a series. Netflix's "Stranger Things" remained on top as anticipation for season four builds and the new fantasy s...
Tags: TV, Media, Entertainment, Time, Disney, US, America, Los Angeles, Trends, Features, Netflix, Streaming, Npr, Hulu, Rotten Tomatoes, Baltimore

Audible is the best audiobook service for most people thanks to its free app, book credits, and gigantic library

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon; Alyssa Powell/Insider Audible is an audiobook and podcast platform owned by Amazon with tons of titles available to buy. An Audible Plus subscription adds thousands of audiobooks and original series for $8 a month. Audible Premium Plus costs $15 a month, and gives you a free credit for an audiobook every month. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Plus (Monthly Subscription) (small) Audible is a...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Audiobooks, Podcasts, Mac, Entertainment, Audio, Trends, Tech, Streaming, Pete Davidson, Alexa, Amazon Fire, Audiobook, Keke Palmer, Audible

Caitlyn Jenner praises Donald Trump and says she's in favor of building 'the wall' in Sean Hannity interview

Caitlyn Jenner. Fox News Caitlyn Jenner announced her run for the California governorship late last month. She gave her first TV interview as a candidate to Sean Hannity on Fox News. During the interview, she praised Donald Trump for "disrupting" US politics. See more stories on Insider's business page. Caitlyn Jenner praised Donald Trump for "disrupting" American politics and said she aims to do the same if she is elected to office in her first major TV interview as a candidate for ...
Tags: Politics, Entertainment, California, Washington, Mexico, US, Trends, United States, US politics, Fox News, Biden, Donald Trump, Caitlyn Jenner, Jenner, Trump, Sean Hannity

Caitlyn Jenner brushed off accusations she betrayed the trans community over her comment about girls' sports teams

Caitlyn Jenner appearing on Fox News on May 5, 2021. Fox News Last week Caitlyn Jenner said that transgender girls shouldn't play in girls' school sports teams. Jenner, who is a transgender woman, was accused of betraying the trans community in America. When asked about her critics on Fox News Wednesday, Jenner said: "I move on." See more stories on Insider's business page. Caitlyn Jenner has shrugged off accusations that she betrayed the transgender community over her comments...
Tags: Politics, Entertainment, California, Mexico, US, America, Trends, Transgender, News UK, Kansas, Fox News, Trinity, Donald Trump, Caitlyn Jenner, Jenner, Gavin Newsom

'Resident Evil Village' is the most visually stunning game of the PlayStation 5 era so far

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. The werewolf- inspired lycans in "Resident Evil Village" are much more dangerous than zombies. "Resident Evil Village" / Capcom "Resident Evil Village" will release on PC, PlayStation, and Xbox consoles on May 7. It's a survival horror game set in a European village stalked by werewolves and demons. "Village" is one of the best looking games ever made, mixing atmospheric horror with tense gameplay. ...
Tags: Reviews, Gaming, Video Games, Entertainment, Trends, Playstation, Village, Xbox, Chris, Ethan, Capcom, Resident Evil, Tech Insider, Ethan Winters, Chris Redfield, Kevin Webb

Music mixing marketplace EngineEars raises $1M, with help from Kendrick Lamar

EngineEars today announced a $1 million raise. The company’s first round of funding features investments from Kendrick Lamar, DJ Mustard, Roddy Rich and Slauson and Co. “Quality of sound is still important in music,” Lamar said in a quote provided to TechCrunch. “Ali has always been a progressive thinker. Engineers will transcend the culture.” The service was launched in 2018 by Grammy winner Derek “MixedByAli” Ali, who has worked on a slew of high-profile tracks from artists including Lamar, ...
Tags: Startups, Music, Entertainment, Funding, Tech, Kendrick Lamar, Mixing, Ali, Snoop Dogg, Derek, Lamar, Slauson, Recent Funding, Derek “MixedByAli” Ali, EngineEars, Kendrick Lamar DJ Mustard Roddy Rich

How 4 New Jersey pools turned into a startup that just raised $10M

As the oldest of 12 children, Bunim Laskin spent much of his teen years looking for ways to help keep his siblings entertained. Noticing that a neighbor’s pool was often empty, Laskin reached out to ask if his family could use her pool. To make it worth her while, he suggested that they could help cover her expenses for maintaining the pool. Soon after, five other families had made the same arrangement with her and the pool owner had six families covering 25% of her expenses. This meant that ...
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The 7 most anticipated new movie releases in May, from Netflix's 'Army of the Dead' to 'A Quiet Place Part II'

Dave Bautista in "Army of the Dead." Netflix Every month, the television-tracking app TV Time provides Insider a list of the most anticipated new movies being released, based on the movies its US users have indicated they intend to watch. Netflix will release the Zack Snyder zombie action movie "Army of the Dead" this month. Paramount will drop "A Quiet Place Part II," which was originally scheduled to be released last year, but moved several times due to the pandemic. See more stories on ...
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Netflix's Mark Millar plans to build a streaming superhero universe starting with 'Jupiter's Legacy,' after inspiring some of Marvel's biggest stories

Millar (left) with "Jupiter's Legacy" stars Josh Duhamel and Andrew Horton on set. Steve Wilkie/Netflix "Jupiter's Legacy," Netflix's first Millarworld series since buying the comic company in 2017, debuts Friday. Millarworld's president Mark Millar talked with Insider about the Netflix deal and the series. "Jupiter's Legacy" is part of Netflix's grander ambitions to develop franchises and event shows. See more stories on Insider's business page. Comics writer M...
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How to watch the first 4 episodes of 'The Handmaid's Tale' Season 4 on Hulu

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. "The Handmaid's Tale" season four. Hulu "The Handmaid's Tale" is a TV adaptation of Margaret Atwood's classic novel. The fourth season premiered on April 28 exclusively through Hulu. A Hulu subscription costs $6 a month with ads, or $12 a month for ad-free streaming. Streaming Service (small) Bundle Monthly Subscription (small) The critically acclaimed Hulu original series, "The Handmaid...
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New and returning Starz subscribers can stream their first 3 months of service for only $5 a month

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. "The White Princess" is a historical drama starring Jodie Comer, and a Starz exclusive. Starz/Facebook New and returning Starz subscribers can get three months of service for just $5 a month. The on-demand streaming service typically costs $9 a month. New members can also get a free one-week trial, but only if they sign up at full price. Streaming Service (Three Month Plan) (small) Want to start watchi...
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The 5 most anticipated TV shows returning in May

"Master of None" season three. Netflix Every month, Insider looks at the most anticipated returning TV shows using data from the app TV Time. It's derived from its US users who use the app to track and react to what they're watching. Netflix's "Master of None" returns for its third season after a four-year hiatus. All except one of the anticipated shows this month are from Netflix. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. 5. "Dynasty" season four - The CW, Ma...
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Celebrate Star Wars Day with the 11 best 'Star Wars' games of all time

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Released in 2017, "Star Wars Battlefront II" is the prettiest "Star Wars" game yet, but it's not the best. Electronic Arts Along with its iconic movies, the "Star Wars" franchise has spawned dozens of video games. The latest "Star Wars" game is "Star Wars: Squadrons" for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC. To celebrate Star Wars Day on May 4, we've ranked the best "Star Wars" games of all time. Whil...
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Disney's new Star Wars resort will feature retractable, life-like lightsaber props

Disney Disney announced that its new lightsaber prop would be in use for Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser. Disney will open the immersive two-day Star Wars resort in 2022. See more stories on Insider's business page. Guests at Disney's new resort can get a more realistic Star Wars experience than ever starting in 2022.On Tuesday, Disney confirmed that its retractable, life-like lightsaber will be one of the attractions waiting for guests at the new Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser ...
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