Tech

The 13 biggest tech company failures in the last 10 years

The 2010s saw booming growth across the tech industry, but some companies didn’t survive the decade. Many of the companies that went under in the past decade were ageing dinosaurs that couldn’t adjust to changes brought about by new technology. Other high-profile casualties included startups who raised hundreds of millions […]
The 13 biggest tech company failures in the last 10 years
Tech

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos says multibillion-dollar failures are actually a good thing: ‘If the size of your failures isn’t growing, you’re not going to be inventing at a size that can actually move the needle’

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos believes that Amazon should be making big bets that will occasionally result in “multibillion-dollar failures.” His annual letter to shareholders spells out why: “Amazon will be experimenting at the right scale for a company of our size,” he says, “if we occasionally have multibillion-dollar failures.” This […]
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos says multibillion-dollar failures are actually a good thing: ‘If the size of your failures isn’t growing, you’re not going to be inventing at a size that can actually move the needle’
Lifestyle

50 classic films that flopped when they were first released

Sometimes, the best movies fail at first. Some of our favourite movies in history were failures for whatever reason, but thankfully have stood the test of time. From “Heathers” to “Shawshank Redemption,” here are the 50 most iconic movies that didn’t perform when they were first released. Visit Insider’s homepage […]
50 classic films that flopped when they were first released