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How to turn Disney Plus subtitles on or off using any device

You can easily turn Disney Plus subtitles on and off, just like with any other video streaming app.  Whether you like subtitles or not, it's good to know how to use them on each streaming app you use. The methods to turn subtitles on and off on Disney Plus are different depending on which device you're watching on. Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Subtitles tend to be a very divisive subject among movie lovers and TV fanatics. Some people love having them on, ...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Disney, Trends, Roku, Apple Samsung, Walmart Samsung, Disney Plus, Amazon Sony Playstation


Facebook is calling Apple out for refusing to reduce its 30% App Store fee for a new Facebook feature that could help small business owners during the pandemic (FB, AAPL, GOOG, GOOGL)

Facebook said Apple refused to reduce its App Store fee for the social network's new paid feature that could help small business owners during the pandemic. Facebook executive Fidji Simo also told Bloomberg that the social media giant is calling Apple out so that "they can join us and end up waiving their fees." Facebook's comments come a day after Epic Game announced it would be suing both Apple and Google for removing the "Fortnite" app from their stores after the gaming giant learned how to...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Congress, Trends, Bloomberg, Tim Cook, App Store, Trump, Facebook Apple, Simo, Fidji Simo, Instagram Congress


Facebook’s former PR chief explains why no one is paying attention to your startup

At TechCrunch Early Stage, I spoke with Coatue Management GP Caryn Marooney about startup branding and how founders can get people to pay attention to what they’re building. Marooney recently made the jump into venture capital; previously she was co-founder and CEO of The Outcast Agency, one of Silicon Valley’s best-regarded public relations firms, which she left to become VP of Global Communications at Facebook, where she led comms for eight years. While founders often may think of PR as ...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Tech, Silicon Valley, Global Communications, Marooney, Caryn Marooney


How to take a screenshot on any LG smartphone and find the image later

You can take a screenshot on LG smartphones by pressing the power and volume down buttons at the same time. Once you take a screenshot on your LG phone, it'll be saved to the phone's photo gallery. Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Maybe someone texted you something that you just HAVE to show your BFF immediately, or maybe you've found a tweet that you know will make your sister snicker.  As it turns out, if you're using an LG smartphone, there's a way to prese...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Trends, Lg, Gboard


Epic Games vs. Apple: Timeline of Events Surrounding Fortnite's Removal From App Store

Apple has faced increasing scrutiny over its App Store practices from both developers and regulators in recent months. One particularly vocal critic has been Fortnite creator Epic Games, which has repeatedly referred to the App Store as a monopoly. In August 2020, Apple removed Fortnite from the App Store after Epic Games introduced a direct payment option in the app for its in-game currency V-Bucks, defying the App Store rules. In what appears to have been an orchestrated move, Epic Games pr...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, California, Washington Post, Epic, Ibm, App Store, Cnbc, Stubhub, Epic Games, Sweeney, Tim Sweeney, Fortnite, Big Brother Epic Games, FAQ Epic Games


How turn Disney Plus subtitles on or off using any device

You can easily turn Disney Plus subtitles on and off, just like with any other video streaming app.  Whether you like subtitles or not, it's good to know how to use them on each streaming app you use. The methods to turn subtitles on and off on Disney Plus are different depending on which device you're watching on. Visit Business Insider's Tech Reference library for more stories. Subtitles tend to be a very divisive subject among movie lovers and TV fanatics. Some people love having them on, ...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Disney, Trends, Roku, Apple Samsung, Walmart Samsung, Disney Plus, Amazon Sony Playstation


Jim Simons' Renaissance fund dumped Apple and Amazon and boosted its Tesla stake last quarter

Renaissance Technologies sold its Apple and Amazon stakes and ramped up its Tesla investment last quarter, a regulatory filing shows. Jim Simons' quantitative hedge fund likely raked in $600 million to $900 million by selling the two tech stocks. RenTech also raised its Tesla stake by 44% after slashing it by 80% in the first quarter. Moreover, the fund increased its Zoom position by 160%, making the startup one of its five most valuable holdings. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more sto...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Elon Musk, Trends, Tesla, Mit, Rentech, Jim Simons, Renaissance Technologies, Fred Liu, Hayden Capital


10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Friday. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning. The developer behind 'Fortnite' is suing Apple after the iPhone maker yanked the game from the App Store. Epic Games said it was offering players the option to bypass Apple and Google to provide more choice and to allow them to save money.  Epic Games also sued Google over its decision to boot 'Fortnite' from the Play Store. Google kicked "Fortnite" out of its Play Stor...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Lyft, UK, London, Instagram, California, North Korea, Softbank, Trends, Bloomberg, NHS, Isle Of Wight, Alexa, Newham


Apple Watch And Phone Charging Station Desktop Stand For $2.99 From Amazon After $10 Off Coupon!

Apple Watch And Phone Charging Station Desktop Stand For $2.99 From Amazon After $10 Off Coupon! -Sign in and clip the  $10 off coupon on the product page. Also available in Silver  for $3.99. If you do not see the coupon, make sure you are signed in and try refreshing the page. COMPATIBLE WITH APPLE […]
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Deals


Fortnite maker Epic Games just set an antitrust trap for Apple, and Tim Cook walked right into it (AAPL)

Apple on Thursday removed the popular game Fortnite from its App Store, and in doing so, fell right into the trap set by Fortnite's maker, Epic Games. Epic set its snare by intentionally breaking one of Apple's rules, offering Fortnite players an alternative way to pay for its virtual currency than through the App Store. Apple's response of banning Fortnite is likely to help Epic win public relations battle — and served as a case in point for the lawsuit it immediately filed charging the iPhon...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Spotify, Congress, Steve Jobs, China, Trends, Epic, House Of Representatives, Tim Cook, European Commission, App Stores, Ibm, App Store


Meet the 13 Salesforce power players helping CEO Marc Benioff lead the cloud giant to hit its aggressive growth targets despite the turbulent economy (CRM)

We've identified the 13 executives that are leading Salesforce's behind the scenes and helping CEO Marc Benioff with Salesforce's next stage of growth and challenges. Salesforce's executive team was shaken up in February when former co-CEO Keith Block stepped down and its head of international also left.  To adapt to the new normal with the coronavirus pandemic, Salesforce quickly added new product lines, like its Work.com tools to reopen safely, to help customers transition to the new normal....
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Europe, Microsoft, California, Ipo, Bt, Africa, San Francisco, Trends, CIO, Indiana, Middle East, Gavin Patterson, Sydney


Where advertisers spent their money from the Facebook boycott, according to an agency that handles $1.5 billion in ad spend

A new report from ad agency Tinuiti broke down where advertisers allocated their dollars during the July ad boycott of Facebook. It found 40% of advertisers spent the money on paid search like Google, while 24% put it on other social platforms like Pinterest and Snap. Of the advertisers that paused their Facebook spending in July, 76% reactivated it in August while 24% stayed off the platform. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. More than 1,000 companies boycotted Facebook in ...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Pinterest, Trends, Unilever, Starbucks, Black, Facebook Google, Tinuiti, Google Tinuiti


Google Cloud partners explain all the ways that the search giant is getting more flexible, from letting customers reallocate their cloud resources to helping developers pay for their own sales and marketing pushes (GOOG, GOOGL)

Google Cloud partners say that the company has gotten more flexible since Thomas Kurian took over as CEO. That flexibility can be seen in how it gives customers wiggle room when it comes to the finer points of their contracts — like allowing them to take credits that were intended for one Google Cloud service, and allowing them to apply them to other services.  The company has also expanded its outreach to partners, including by giving money for sales and marketing to developers who build soft...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Trends, Aws, Silicon Valley, Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, Thomas, SADA, Google Cloud, Kurian, Kollar, Goldman Sachs Deutsche Bank, Galizia, Rob Enslin


Data scientists and engineers are leaving Amazon and Facebook for hedge funds. Here are the firms that are winning the battle for top tech talent.

As hedge funds have become sophisticated, their talent needs have evolved — and top managers now are searching out people with engineering abilities or data science skills. This has put managers in direct competition with big tech firms, and a years-long battle over talent has ensued.  Hedge funds like Two Sigma, Citadel, and Bridgewater have managed to bring in more people from big tech firms over the last 10 years than they have lost. Amazon and Microsoft have seen hundreds of people leave t...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Microsoft, Trends, Ibm, Silicon Valley, Goldman Sachs, Donald Trump, East Coast, Sigma, Bridgewater, Citadel, Ken Griffin, Ray Dalio, Two Sigma


Amazon is giving free AWS training courses to Utah's elementary and high schools — but education specialists say this kind of skills training may not help you get a tech job or even help you learn

Amazon just announced that it has partnered with K-12 schools in Utah to provide free cloud computing training using Amazon Web Services, the company's cloud business. Amazon previously collaborated with California and Virginia's community and public colleges to offer programs in cloud computing using AWS. Some experts warn that training students or job seekers in skills that corporations say they want might not guarantee a job at the company, and might result in time wasted if the skill falls...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Utah, Cook, California, Virginia, US, Trends, Tech, Bloomberg, Tim Cook, Aws, Ibm, Jeff Bezos, Shell, Amazon Web Services


Apple AirPods Pro, iPad 10.2 discounted in time for back-to-school

As part of the annual back-to-school sales, you can get the Apple AirPods Pro and iPad 10.2 at Amazon and Verizon for as low as $220.
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Deals, Mobile, Verizon, Trends, Home Theater, iPad deals, Apple AirPods Pro, AirPods Deals, Apple iPad 10.2, BTS 2020


Apple will reportedly start offering subscription bundles of services like iCloud storage and Apple Music (AAPL)

Apple is planning to introduce subscription bundles for services like Apple Music and iCloud storage, according to a report from Bloomberg.  The bundles would come in tiers and would allow customers to subscribe to multiple services at lower prices than if customers paid for them individually.  Apple is reportedly planning to introduce the new bundles this fall alongside the latest iPhones. Apple's services business has grown in recent years: The company reported that services grew 15% in the ...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Trends, Bloomberg, App Store, Mark Gurman, Apple Music, Apple Right, Apple News Plus Apple, Apple Music AAPL, Apple Care the App Store


10 healthcare startups that could be M&A targets after Teladoc's record-breaking $18.5 billion deal for Livongo

On August 5, telehealth giant Teladoc struck an $18.5 billion deal to buy Livongo, a chronic-care company. The record deal is sending shockwaves through an industry that analysts say is ripe for more mergers and acquisitions. Business Insider asked 10 venture capitalists and analysts about the impending consolidation in digital health. They listed 10 startups in mental health, drug research, telehealth, and more that are likely to be acquired or make deals of their own soon. For more stories l...
Tags: Google, Amazon, US, Trends, Walmart, Bloomberg, Austin, Shervin Pishevar, Pfizer, Andreessen Horowitz, Boeing, Cnbc, Jones, Bessemer Venture Partners, Forrester, Bessemer


Apple said to soon offer subscription bundles combining multiple of its services

Apple is reportedly getting ready to launch new bundles of its various subscription services, according to Bloomberg. The bundled services packages, said to be potentially called ‘Apple One,’ will include Apple services including Apple Music, Apple Arcade, Apple TV+, Apple News+ and iCloud in a number of different tiered offerings, all for one fee lower that would be lower than subscribing to each individually. Bloomberg says that these could launch as early as October, which is when the new ...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Amazon, TC, Apps, Tech, Bloomberg, Apple TV, Itunes, Computing, Icloud, Apple Music, Subscription Services, Webmail, Apple Inc


A YouTube creator explains how much money she made from a video with 8 million views

The YouTube creator Shelby Church has 1.5 million subscribers and films videos on her channel about photography, technology, and her Tesla.  Creators like Church who are a part of the YouTube Partner Program can earn money on their channels by placing ads within a video. One of the videos she filmed in June 2019 was widely shared and today has over 8 million views on YouTube. The video's subject is how much money YouTube paid her for 1 million views. Church spoke with Business Insider and shar...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Youtube, Church, Trends, YouTube Partner Program, Shelby Church, Church s YouTube


Deals: Amazon Begins Discounting 2020 iMacs by Up to $99

Amazon has Apple's brand-new 27-inch iMac on sale this week in two configurations, representing some of the first notable discounts on the 2020 desktop computer. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Amazon. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. Sales start with the Retina 5K 27-inch iMac with a 3.1GHz Intel Core i5 processor, 8GB RAM, and a 256GB SSD for $1,699.93, down from $1,799.00. This model is being sold ...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Deals, Featured, Intel, Retina, Intel Core, Amazon When, Best Buy Apple, Amazon Adorama


Eleven Ways to Be a Better Online Shopper

COVID-19 has accelerated the transition to online shopping, and I think the change is going to stick. The trend was already well underway before the pandemic. There were an increasing number of retailers with no physical storefront. More and more retailers were putting extended sizes and additional colour options online, as opposed to displaying them in stores.   There are pros and cons to online shopping. For some people, shopping in brick-and-mortar stores will always be preferable because you...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Nordstrom, Fashion, US, Canada, Boden, Shopping Strategy, Better Online Shopper, Veronica Beard Boden Scotch Soda Club Monaco, Zappos Amazon Macy


Amazon Alexa Bugs Allowed Hackers to Install Malicious Skills Remotely

Attention! If you use Amazon's voice assistant Alexa in you smart speakers, just opening an innocent-looking web-link could let attackers install hacking skills on it and spy on your activities remotely. Cybersecurity researchers today disclosed severe security vulnerabilities in Amazon's Alexa virtual assistant that could render it vulnerable to a number of malicious attacks.
Tags: Amazon, Tech, Alexa, Amazon Alexa, Ravie Lakshmanan


Microsoft just had a reorg that affects its Azure, Windows, and Surface teams — here are the 22 power players running its Windows and cloud software businesses (MSFT)

As part of a reorg, Microsoft just moved a team from its Azure cloud business into the organization responsible for Windows, Surface devices, and Microsoft 365. Microsoft 365 is the bundle of business applications that includes the Office 365 productivity suite, collaboration tools like OneDrive and SharePoint, the Microsoft Teams chat app, and even the Windows 10 operating system itself. The Microsoft 365 bundle represents a huge portion of Microsoft's catalogue of cloud software — an area wh...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Office, Satya Nadella, Trends, Devices, Williams, Epic, Davis, Clarke, Microsoft Office, Denmark, Time Management, Brad Anderson, Bing


How hedge funds are beating Amazon and Facebook for talent, revealed in 3 charts

As hedge funds have become sophisticated, their talent needs have evolved — and top managers now are searching out people with engineering abilities or data science skills. This has put managers in direct competition with big tech firms, and a years-long battle over talent has ensued.  Hedge funds like Two Sigma, Citadel, and Bridgewater have managed to bring in more people from big tech firms over the last 10 years than they have lost. Amazon and Microsoft have seen hundreds of people leave t...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Microsoft, Trends, Ibm, Silicon Valley, Goldman Sachs, East Coast, Sigma, Bridgewater, Citadel, Ken Griffin, Ray Dalio, Two Sigma, Silicon Valley Wall Street


The Amazon Fire HD 8 Plus tablet offers unbeatable value for the money by doubling as an Echo Show smart display

  The Amazon Fire HD 8 Plus is the perfect affordable family tablet for streaming movies, casual gaming, and browsing the internet. Amazon's latest 8-inch tablet has a familiar budget design, but Amazon has added storage, a faster processor, more memory, support for wireless charging, and a USB-C port.  Amazon also offers an optional stand that transforms the Fire HD 8 Plus into an Echo Show smart display when docked. Dip into our guides to the best tablets or the best tablets for kids if y...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Samsung, Trends, Netflix, Ram, Qi, Alexa, Amazon Fire, Amazon Fire Hd, AppStore, Masthead Sticky Amazon


Tim Cook has 2 trillion reasons to smile (AAPL)

Hello and welcome to Trending, Business Insider's weekly look at the world of tech. I'm Alexei Oreskovic, Business Insider's West Coast Bureau Chief and Global Tech Editor. Let's see how far we can get this week before mentioning TikTok. If you want to get Trending in your email inbox every Wednesday, just click here. Most of our content is available to BI subscribers. Click here for 20% off.  This week: Tim Cook has 2 trillion reasons to smile After nine years in the top job, Apple CEO Tim...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Cook, Microsoft, Congress, Stanford, China, Ipo, US, Toronto, Trends, Paris, Tim Cook, Peter Thiel, Silicon Valley


Need a cheap tablet for school? iPad 10.2 now down to only $310

Apple’s 10.2 inch iPad is currently on sale for $310 at Amazon, that’s $19 off the regular price of $329.
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Deals, Mobile, Trends, Computing, Apple deals, iPad deals, iPad 10.2, Amazon 2020, BTS 2020


Amazon is chockfull of products promoting the far-right QAnon conspiracy theory even as fellow tech giants like Facebook, TikTok, Google, and Twitter crack down (AMZN)

Amazon currently displays hundreds of results for products associated with QAnon, the far-right conspiracy theory, which the FBI has deemed as posing potential domestic terrorism threats. Business Insider found hundreds of results for t-shirts, books, stickers, masks, and other items when searching for "QAnon" in Amazon's marketplace. However, not all of the results were directly tied to the far-right fringe conspiracy theory — some were pro-Trump propaganda or messaging associated with "Blue ...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Twitter, New York, Etsy, West Point, Nbc News, US, Trends, Walmart, Bbc, Fbi, Nevada, Lewis Carroll, Christchurch


Amazon reportedly said it will launch podcasts as long as podcasters don't bad-mouth the company

Amazon reportedly told multiple podcasters in an email that the company was considering launching podcasts on its Amazon Music and Audible services. However, the company told the producers that it will only give them a platform if they don't talk badly about Amazon. One podcaster who received the email tweeted about the "content restriction," writing that "signing up requires signing away your journalistic integrity." Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Amazon reportedly comm...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Spotify, Congress, Trends, Quinn, Jeff Bezos, Amazon Music, Kim Kardashian West, Pitchfork, Joe Rogan, Corey Quinn, Amazon Music and Audible, Ringer Gimlet Media



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