'New York City is my home': Influencers share why they're riding out the pandemic in the epicenter of the coronavirus as others flee
Several New York City-based influencers said staying is part of their responsibility as an influencer and that it brings normalcy to their families.
Beyoncé just pledged $6 million toward mental health services during the pandemic. Here's how she spends her $400 million fortune, from yachting vacations to a private jet for Jay-Z.
Beyoncé's net worth is estimated to be $400 million. Beyoncé has worked hard to build her wealth and spends it lavishly — see what she buys.
Some YouTube creators say their ad rates have dropped sharply in recent weeks and increased views haven't made up for the loss in income
YouTube creators are experiencing a decline in direct ad revenue in response to shifting advertising budgets amid the coronavirus pandemic.
YouTube ad rates drop for creators, how TikTok launched a music artist's career, and inside FaZe Clan's mansion
This week's rundown includes the 18 most powerful esports organizations and how TikTok can kickstart your music career.
Struggling video game retailer GameStop has argued it's 'essential.' Now it's preparing to fully re-open some stores even as most of the US remains in quarantine.
Video game sales are surging while millions of people are stuck indoors due to the coronavirus pandemic. Now, GameStop is starting to re-open.
The 2020 NFL Draft starts on April 23, with the first round airing Thursday night and the last rounds airing Saturday evening. Here's how to watch.
We've been keeping track of the most popular movies on Netflix for the past month. Here are the worst ones, according to critics.
A family feud over a $400 million trust fund, a massive fortune that left one heiress with an inferiority complex, and a sprawling media empire. Meet the Disney family.
Most of the Disney family members have stayed out of the business and have collectively donated millions to charity.
Every new movie you can watch on Disney Plus — from the live-action 'Lady and the Tramp' to the upcoming fantasy film 'Artemis Fowl'
Disney Plus features several original movies, like the live-action "Lady and the Tramp." More exclusives are on the way, including "Artemis Fowl."
A media company explains how it's gotten attention on TikTok with music, employee personalities, and lo-fi production
Business Insider spoke to the CEO and marketing lead at The Infatuation to learn more about the publisher's TikTok strategy.
Netflix's unscripted hits 'Love Is Blind' and 'Tiger King' helped drive a huge spike in subscribers. Meet the exec behind these breakthroughs.
Netflix's Brandon Riegg, who oversees nonfiction series and comedy specials, is taking shots all over reality TV, from docs to dating shows.
Ticketmaster announces it will offer refunds on postponed events after backlash from angry customers and lawmakers
More than 30,000 events have been cancelled or postponed, the company said, noting that two of its largest organizers are beginning to offer refunds.
Disney Plus features a large selection of documentary movies and shows from National Geographic, including nature programs perfect for Earth Day.
'Animal Crossing' and the latest 'Call of Duty' dominated March as game sales spiked while millions sheltered at home
Sales of "video game hardware, software, accessories, and game cards" topped $1.6 billion in March as the coronavirus has kept millions at home.
With "The Handmaid's Tale," acclaimed comedies, and FX programming, Hulu has a stacked lineup of originals.
WarnerMedia's upcoming streaming competitor, HBO Max, launches on May 27 for $14.99 a month — unless you're an AT&T customer on some plans.
When "American Idol" returns on April 26, the show will feature something new: performances recorded with iPhones.
Video-game sales spiked in March as the coronavirus pandemic forced millions of Americans to stay indoors. Nintendo was the big winner.
With millions of Americans indoors because of the pandemic, including many with young children, demand for Nintendo consoles and games has surged.
A-Rod and J.Lo: How the MLB superstar and Hollywood power couple makes and spends their millions, including bidding for the New York Mets
Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez — who have hundreds of millions of dollars between them — are reportedly interested in purchasing the New York Mets.
The story behind gaming giant FaZe Clan's new mansion in LA, which costs $80,000 per month and was once rented by Justin Bieber
FaZe Clan is renting a 10-bedroom property in Burbank, California that was once home to Justin Bieber.
Nintendo is increasing production of its popular Switch console to keep up with the surge in demand.
Barstool Sports founder switches from gambling to day trading during coronavirus — and he says he's down $647,000
Barstool Sports founder Dave Portnoy loses $647,000 after becoming a day trader to substitute for the lack of sports gambling amid coronavirus.
How TikTok can kickstart your music career, according to an artist who used the app to get a major label deal
The four strategies that 22-year-old rapper Tiagz used to gain exposure on TikTok and jumpstart his career in music.
Some wealthy homeowners — like Martha Stewart — are quarantining with their staff and paying a premium for live-in service
From riding out the pandemic in vacation homes with their staff to having supplies and mail delivered in, the wealthy are having a plush pandemic.
The '80s brought us mullets, crimped looks, and heavy hairspray. Rewind back to the '80s and see how the stars wore their locks.
Experts warn that a $500 million lifeline for AMC Theatres won't be enough if the coronavirus keeps its theaters empty through fall
AMC Theatres has been facing a cash crunch amid a shutdown of all of its 1,000 theaters. A new debt offering could keep the lights on until November.
Doomscrolling is defined by Urban Dictionary as "obsessively reading social media posts about how utterly f--ked we are."
John Krasinski hosted a virtual prom featuring live performances from Billie Eilish and the Jonas Brothers, and the class of 2020 loved it
John Krasinski hosted a virtual prom for students missing their prom because of the COVID-19 pandemic, featuring Billie Eilish and the Jonas Brothers.
Retired basketball player Michael Jordan, who has a $2.1 billion net worth, didn't become a billionaire until he left the NBA.
The most in-demand streaming shows this week include Netflix's "Tiger King" and "Money Heist," and DC Universe's "Harley Quinn."
'Animal Crossing: New Horizons' has become a runaway hit, but between the clunky user interface and boring characters, it's no fun.
It sounds like we'll be playing the next "Grand Theft Auto" game on the PlayStation 5 and next-gen Xbox consoles.
Lady Gaga just popped into a WHO Zoom chat to discuss her star-studded coronavirus benefit concert: 'I'm an Italian-American patriot, but I'm also a global citizen'
Lady Gaga said the benefit concert, which will air Saturday at 8pm ET, has already raised $50 million, which will go to equipment and other charity.
How to watch 'The Last Dance,' ESPN's highly anticipated docuseries on Michael Jordan and the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls
ESPN's Michael Jordan documentary "The Last Dance" will premiere on April 19. Here's how to watch the series through live TV streaming services.
The 18 most powerful esports organizations that are running the pro gaming industry and getting millions from eager investors
The top esports teams serve as gatekeepers for a billion-dollar industry, and investors are starting to see how valuable they can be.
If you can't have people over, how about a robot friend to play games with? Sony might have the solution you're looking for.
We spoke to top creators about how much money YouTube pays them for a single video on average, ranging from 1,000 views to 1 million.
Fyre Festival founder Billy McFarland is asking to be released early from a federal prison that's been called a 'breeding ground' for the coronavirus and where 6 inmates have already died
Billy McFarland has been behind bars since 2018, after pleading guilty to fraud charges related to the infamous event he set up a year earlier.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle were spotted delivering meals to critically ill people in West Hollywood
The couple, who formally stepped down as senior members of the British royal family on March 31, plan to launch a new charity foundation, Archewell.
Netflix is actively hiring as its stock hits record highs. Here are some key jobs it's looking to fill and how insiders say you can stand out to recruiters.
Netflix is prioritizing customer-service openings and has promoted other listings, including a selection of engineering, design, and content roles.
An analysis of Netflix's US sign-up page traffic shows a huge spike in March, suggesting surging interest from potential subscribers
During the weeks ending March 22 and March 29, visitors to Netflix's US sign-up page climbed 123% compared with the same weeks a year earlier.
Amazon Prime members can stream tons of TV shows for free with Prime Video, including original series like "The Boys" and HBO's "The Sopranos."
PlayStation 5 will reportedly be hard to find after it launches later this year, and it could cost as much as $550
The PlayStation 5 is scheduled to arrive this holiday, but it may be hard to find and surprisingly expensive — and it's not because of coronavirus.
One of the richest millennials in the world has donated over $15 million to coronavirus relief in the UK
The Duke of Westminster has a net worth of $12.7 billion and is one of the UK's richest landlords. He's also one of Prince George's seven godparents.
Instagram Live usage jumped 70% last month. A psychologist says it's because 'people are not designed to be isolated.'
An Instagram spokesperson told Buiness Insider the platform has seen a 70% increase in use of the Live feature in the last month.
Every Star Wars movie and show you can stream on Disney Plus — from 'A New Hope' to 'The Mandalorian'
Disney Plus includes nearly every Star Wars movie there is, along with exclusive series like "The Mandalorian" and the new season of "The Clone Wars."
Wondering what you should watch on Prime Video? Here are 20 of the best movies that come free with your Amazon Prime membership.
The most popular movies on Netflix this week include "Angel Has Fallen," "Love Wedding Repeat," and "Code 8."
A laid-off pharmacy employee says he's making more money now as a video-game coach on a platform where top coaches can earn $4,000 to $5,000 per month
ProGuides has enlisted dozens of skilled gamers to serve as coaches, and not all of them have a background in professional esports.
Hollywood's top talent agencies may need a bailout from their PE backers as the coronavirus hammers big bets on live sports and studio production
As talent agencies including Endeavor and CAA gobbled up private equity money, they levered up and went on an acquisition spree.