SolarWinds is down on its first day of trading — its CEO explains why he’s not sweating it (SWI)

SolarWinds went public on Friday at the low end of its price range and fell in its first day of trading. But Kevin Thompson, CEO of SolarWinds, isn’t worried. In fact, he doesn’t think any other software company could have made an IPO happen in the current climate. In a conversation with Business Insider, Thompson […]

ESPN has a huge opportunity to dominate the future of sports, but it has to fundamentally change its business model

In discussions about Disney’s streaming future, its over-the-top service ESPN+ has been largely overlooked. But Barclays analysts say ESPN+ represents a huge opportunity for Disney in dominating the new landscape of sports media. To take advantage of this, ESPN+ will have to fundamentally change its business and become not only a curator, but also an […]

Humans evolved to become the best runners on the planet — here’s the key to our endurance

Running may feel like a mammoth task for most of us — but humans have evolved to run better than any animal on this planet. Cheetahs are the fastest land animal in the world, yet humans can outrun them in distance. Runners have enough endurance for long races like marathons and ultramarathons because of how […]

Netflix’s ‘The Haunting of Hill House’ is surging in popularity and is the next big hit horror TV show

Netflix’s new horror series, “The Haunting of Hill House,” is an instant hit with audiences, critics, and horror fans alike. The show has a 91% critic score on review-aggregator site Rotten Tomatoes, and a 93% audience score based on 785 user ratings. It’s one of Netflix’s best-reviewed shows of all time, and one of the […]