Everyone owns a pair of jeans, but not everyone understands the way jeans are different from other pants. Levi’s CEO Chip Bergh claimed in 2014 that machine washing jeans is completely unnecessary. Flying in the face of convention, he instead advocated sticking jeans in the freezer when they start to smell. It was chaos. People revolted. There […]

There are more than 50 major banks clamoring to adopt the technology known as blockchain – the underpinnings of bitcoin – but none of them wants to be the first.  Goldman Sachs, JPMorganChase, and Bank of America are among the big names that have signed onto R3, an industry-wide body trying to bring blockchain technology to the […]

Please enable Javascript to watch this video Americans have been receiving tax bills in their inbox – except the IRS does not contact taxpayers via email. The fake bills are the latest in a string of fraudulent scams targeted at taxpayers. Follow BI Video: On Twitter  Business InsiderFinance – Business Insider

Infiniti At the Paris Motor Show, Infiniti pulled the cover off its QX Sport Inspiration concept, a vehicle the automaker said in a statement will establish “markers for future Infiniti QX models” and explore the “brand’s vision for a next-generation, premium mid-size SUV.” It actually looks pretty sharp, and in production form could wind up with […]

Fish Cheeks The full family meal at new Thai restaurant, Fish Cheeks. We’ve finally settled into fall and that means a slew of new restaurants in New York City. Of course, not all restaurants are created equal. Some restaurants are for Wall Street. And others are bar/restaurant/coffee shops by ‘Entourage’ star Adrien Grenier where you […]

Thomson Reuters Sanjay Valvani departs federal court after a hearing following his arrest in New York. About a year before Sanjay Valvani’s wife found him dead inside his Brooklyn Heights home, the star money manager learned he was under investigation for insider trading. Valvani drove profits at Visium Asset Management, an $ 8 billion New York hedge fund that […]

Lianna Brinded/Business Insider (Second from the left) Colonel Lizzie Faithfull-Davies, Chair at the Army Servicewomen’s Network. Colonel Lizzie Faithfull-Davies, Chair at the Army Servicewomen’s Network, is one of the most prominent women in the UK armed forces, a traditionally male-dominated organisation.  As it is, Faithfull-Davis knows a thing or two about leadership and she shared […]

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg sent the entire workforce an email in 2010 with the subject line “Will you resign?” after an employee leaked some ultra-sensitive company information. Zuckerberg urged the leaker to quit, saying they clearly didn’t share Facebook’s values and even if they didn’t resign, […]