Late Oracle CEO Mark Hurd explained to us one of the unspoken attributes of a great leader

Oracle CEO Mark Hurd died on October 18, 2019, at the age of 62. Earlier this year, he spoke about his leadership style and strategy at the tech company in an episode of Business Insider’s podcast “This Is Success.” Hurd said pride in mentoring new talent is a value that has gone out of fashion in the IT industry — but he wants to bring it back. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Oracle CEO Mark Hurd died on October 18, 2019, after taking a leave of absence for health reasons in September. Earlier this year, Business Insider had a chance to sit down with him for an episode… Read More

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The rise of Jake Paul, the former Vine star who got married in a wild and crazy Las Vegas wedding to fellow YouTuber Tana Mongeau

Jake Paul is a 22-year-old YouTube star who got his start on video-sharing app Vine. The former Disney Channel actor has nearly 20 million subscribers on YouTube, where he posts vlogs and pranks featuring himself and his squad of influencers, called Team 10. Here’s everything you need to know about Jake Paul, whose net worth was last estimated at $11.5 million and who recently got married to fellow YouTuber Tana Mongeau. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. YouTube’s version of a royal wedding took place this year between Jake Paul and Tana Mongeau, who together have more than 25 million subscribers to their channels. Paul, 22, is one-half of… Read More

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First impressions: FlowPlay adds tycoon feature to addictive new game ‘Casino World’

Seattle-based developer FlowPlay went live this week with its newest project, Casino World, a free-to-play collection of gambling-themed mini-games that you can access through your web browser. It’s so interested in getting you directly into the game that even registering an account on the website is treated like it’s optional. Within about 45 seconds of pushing the “Play Now” button for the first time, I was in a tutorial mode, getting showered with a typical assortment of “freemium” thanks-for-showing-up gifts. I tried out the mahjong and solitaire modes, played some bingo, checked out the slots, played with some of its features, and promptly misplaced the next nine hours or so.… Read More

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Growing level of comfort on defense bodes well for Utah State’s continued success

Utah State cornerback Andre Grayson (21) breaks up a pass intended for Nevada wide receiver Elijah Cooks (4) as cornerback Cameron Haney (6) helps defend during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019, in Logan, Utah. | Eli Lucero, The Herald Journal via AP The Aggies have grown more and more comfortable on the defensive side of the ball as the season has progressed, as evidenced by their 36-10 win over Nevada LOGAN — There were remnants of an earlier snowfall on the turf of Merlin Olsen Field Saturday night, with piles of shoveled snow dotting the insides of Maverik Stadium. Temperatures were at or below freezing, and… Read More

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Top 5 plays for week 10 of Utah high school football 2019 | Deseret News Rewind

Deseret News Rewind presents its weekly roundup of all the top plays and performances from Week 10 of the 2019 Utah high school football season. Relive the top plays Can’t get enough football? Relive each week’s top plays from the 2019 Utah high school football season by watching the Deseret News Rewind Top 5 playlist. …read more Source:: Deseret News – Sports News       

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Mitt Romney said everyone in the Senate is ‘really nice’ except for Bernie Sanders, who ‘just kind of scowls’

In an interview with The Atlantic, Sen. Mitt Romney said everyone else in the Senate is “really nice,” except Bernie Sanders, who is more of “a curmudgeon.” “It’s not that he’s mean or whatever; he just kind of scowls,” Romney said. “For Bernie, it seems like this is kind of who he is. It’s defining.” Romney is one of few Republicans in Congress who has openly criticized President Donald Trump. He’s been vocally critical of Trump’s recent foreign policy choices concerning northern Syria. “This is not just a disagreement on foreign policy,” Romney told The Atlantic. “This is a violation of fundamental American honor.” Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more… Read More

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