Rob Price

Rob Price is a technology reporter for Business Insider.
Apple Has Taken Its Online Store Offline Ahead of Its Massive MacBook Launch Event Today
Apple

Apple Has Taken Its Online Store Offline Ahead of Its Massive MacBook Launch Event Today

Visitors to the website who try to buy something are greeted with a GIF telling them only that the company has 'got something special in store for you,' in multiple languages.
A Handful of Apple Employees Leaked Some Emails About Alleged Sexism Inside the Company
Apple

A Handful of Apple Employees Leaked Some Emails About Alleged Sexism Inside the Company

'White male privilege runs unchecked,' one woman said in an email. 'The worst part is, you don't know who to trust and who you can reach out to without continued harassment and retaliation.'
Yahoo Bids May Be Coming in Way Lower Than Expected
Yahoo

Yahoo Bids May Be Coming in Way Lower Than Expected

Bidders include frontrunner Verizon, inventor Dan Gilbert (backed by Warren Buffett), TPG, and a consortium that includes Bain Capital and former Yahoo CEO Ross Levinsohn.
Etsy Made Its First Profit as a Public Company -- and the Market Loves It
Etsy

Etsy Made Its First Profit as a Public Company -- and the Market Loves It

Its stock soared as much a 12 percent in after-hours trading.
Facebook Is Making a Change That Will Cut Down on the Clickbait in Your Newsfeed
Facebook

Facebook Is Making a Change That Will Cut Down on the Clickbait in Your Newsfeed

The social network is tweaking the algorithm it uses to determine what posts and articles to show you to take into account the 'time spent viewing' an article as an indicator of quality.
People Are Horrified That Facebook's Hidden Inbox Is Hiding Incredibly Important Messages
Facebook

People Are Horrified That Facebook's Hidden Inbox Is Hiding Incredibly Important Messages

Users are complaining about not seeing messages from since-deceased family members, people reaching out to help them, and even people contacting them to let them know their friends have died.
The Creator of Android May Launch New Smartphone Company
Smartphones

The Creator of Android May Launch New Smartphone Company

Andy Rubin is considering a return to the mobile game.
Student Loses Facebook Internship After Highlighting Major Privacy Flaw in Messenger
Facebook

Student Loses Facebook Internship After Highlighting Major Privacy Flaw in Messenger

Aran Khanna's Marauder's Map plugin showed the location of Facebook Messenger users, accurate to within a meter.
Watch Apple's Three New Smartwatch Ads
Apple Watch

Watch Apple's Three New Smartwatch Ads

After months of waiting, Apple's debut smartwatch is finally here. And the company has three new videos to tempt you with.
Android Just Achieved Something It Will Take Apple Years to Do
Android

Android Just Achieved Something It Will Take Apple Years to Do

Google's operating system reaches a mega milestone.