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Dubai is building the world's tallest skyscraper — here's what it'll look like

Construction on the tallest skyscraper in the world is underway.  On October 10, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the prime minister of Dubai, broke ground on the new building, called the Tower...

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HGTV stars who went from renovating houses to running a multimedia empire...

Since its premiere in the Spring of 2014, HGTV's "Fixer Upper" has become one of the highest-rated shows in the network's history. Watch just one episode and it's easy to see why: The show's stars,...

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What it's like using the 'iPhone of vaporizers' — a $275 gadget that lets you...

The marijuana retail industry has been disrupted again and again. Years ago, glass bongs, pipes, and joints dominated the pot paraphernalia space. Those devices gave way to clunky desktop vaporizers...

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I saved 50% of my income for a month — and it wasn't as impossible as I expected

On August 1, 2016, Brandon — the blogger behind the Mad Fientist, a financial independence blog — retired at 34. My colleague Libby Kane talked to Brandon— who doesn't use his last name online for...

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The most ardent meat-lover in San Francisco's restaurant scene says he's...

Chef Chris Cosentino is a meat purist. Over the years, he's crafted some of the most adventurous, meaty menus in the food industry. His nose-to-tail philosophy involves serving the whole animal, from...

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A legendary Silicon Valley designer is taking on WeWork, the coworking...

Yves Béhar is a design maverick. He's the brains behind some of the most iconic industrial designs of our time, from the Jambox wireless speaker to the XO Laptop, a super cheap personal computer that...

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This Brooklyn coffee shop charges by the minute rather than by the cup

A cafe in Brooklyn is trying out a different kind of payment structure: It's charging per minute rather than per drink. The cafe, named Glass Hour, opened in Williamsburg on August 26. Customers can...

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These are the smartest colleges in the South

We recently ranked the 50 smartest colleges in America based on average standardized test scores. Jonathan Wai, a Duke University Talent Identification Program research scientist, created the ranking...

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A spine expert explains why your smart phone is making your neck sore

Do you suffer from 'Tech Neck'? NYU Langone Spine Center Co-Director Dr. Anthony Frempong-Boadu explains the lasting effects of being glued to your smartphone. Follow Tech Insider: On Facebook Join...

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Forget Craigslist — I found an amazing apartment in San Francisco using Yelp

Few web services will break you like Craigslist. It's the go-to classified ads site for people looking to find an apartment, and yet, Craigslist's visual clutter and chaos leaves most users dazed. Day...

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Meet the top 100 business visionaries creating value for the world

At Business Insider, we believe capitalism can and should be a force for good. With this inaugural edition of Business Insider 100: The Creators, we are celebrating leaders who embody this spirit....

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Sneaker fanatics are driving a massive $1 billion resale market

Sneakers are a $55 billion global industry. According to sneakerhead data website StockX, the secondary market for rare and limited-release sneakers is estimated to be worth over $1 billion.  To...

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We finally learned the purpose of that extra shoelace hole on your sneakers

The extra eyelet at the top of running sneakers has puzzled us for years — what is it for?! Turns out that extra hole helps runners tie their shoes extra tight with a "lace lock" or "heel lock"...

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Animated map shows where your bottled water actually comes from

Bottled water comes in two varieties. There's purified water, which is water from local sources (a.k.a. tap water) that has been filtered, and there's natural spring water, which is sourced from...

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These are the smartest colleges in the Midwest

We recently ranked the 50 smartest colleges in Americabased on average standardized test scores. Jonathan Wai, a Duke University Talent Identification Program research scientist, created the ranking...

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The best bakery in every state, according to Foursquare

Whether you're in the mood for fresh-baked bread, a warm slice of pie, or the perfect chocolate chip cookie, a great bakery is always a hometown favorite. So we turned to location intelligence company...

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24 striking photos of international borders from around the world

There was a lot of discussion of the US border during Wednesday night's final presidential debate. While Republican nominee Donald Trump reiterated his plans to build a wall between the border of the...

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HGTV stars explain how an abandoned cotton mill in their Texas hometown...

This month, Chip and Joanna Gaines, the stars of HGTV's hit home-renovation show "Fixer Upper," celebrated the first anniversary of the opening of Magnolia Market at the Silos, the Waco, Texas,...

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Go inside the swanky new lounge from the team behind the 'best bar in the world'

Just a couple of months before The Dead Rabbit Grocery and Grog took the top spot on the World's 50 Best Bars list from Drinks International magazine, owners Sean Muldoon and Jack McGarry unveiled...

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Photos show what it's like to trek nearly 500 miles to the North Pole

On May 7, 2014, after eight hours of hiking and swimming — while wearing insulated dry suits — polar explorers Eric Larsen and Ryan Waters reached the North Pole.  They'd traveled 3.5 nautical miles...

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