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Q13 FOX Seattle
Bill Gates is now worth $90 billionseen his net worth more than double. Hamm’s fortune gained $7 billion, lifting
Bill Gates is now worth $90 billion
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 15 hours ago
seen his net worth more than double. Hamm’s fortune gained $7 billion, lifting his net worth to $13 billion. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ net worth rose $6.5 billion this year. He is now virtually tied with Warren Buffett for third place on the... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Donald Trump Is Already Railing On The Washington Post's Bio About Himpresidential candidate about his life. But Trump wasn't always cooperative and
Donald Trump Is Already Railing On The Washington Post's Bio About Him
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 18 hours ago
presidential candidate about his life. But Trump wasn't always cooperative and slammed the Post's owner, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. "Amazon is getting away with murder tax-wise. He's using The Washington Post for power so that the politicians... Read more
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The Hill
'Don't buy' Washington Post book about meQueens... https://t.co/GBKD0dTwkE Trump slammed news of the book earlier this
'Don't buy' Washington Post book about me
The Hill / Posted 22 hours ago
Queens... https://t.co/GBKD0dTwkE Trump slammed news of the book earlier this year amid his feuding with Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, who owns the newspaper, accusing Bezos in May of using the Post as "a political instrument" against him. Trump... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Bill Gates is now worth $90 billionseen his net worth more than double. Hamm’s fortune gained $7 billion, lifting
Bill Gates is now worth $90 billion
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 23 hours ago
seen his net worth more than double. Hamm’s fortune gained $7 billion, lifting his net worth to $13 billion. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ net worth rose $6.5 billion this year. He is now virtually tied with Warren Buffett for third place on the... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Bill Gates is now worth $90 billionseen his net worth more than double. Hamm's fortune gained $7 billion, lifting
Bill Gates is now worth $90 billion
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted yesterday
seen his net worth more than double. Hamm's fortune gained $7 billion, lifting his net worth to $13 billion. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' net worth rose $6.5 billion this year. He is now virtually tied with Warren Buffett for third place on the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
In family-run firms, giving up power can mean fight to deaththat included Rupert Murdoch, then chairman of News Corp. before 21st Century F
In family-run firms, giving up power can mean fight to death
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
that included Rupert Murdoch, then chairman of News Corp. before 21st Century Fox was split off, Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos and investor Warren Buffett. "Buffett wanted to talk about succession," Sonnenfeld said. "But Bezos wouldn't even... Read more
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Business Insider
Home Depot and Walmart are using one huge advantage to go after Amazonbreak out sales for e-commerce, but said that online sales accounted for about
Home Depot and Walmart are using one huge advantage to go after Amazon
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
break out sales for e-commerce, but said that online sales accounted for about 5.6% of its $26.5 billion in second-quarter sales. Disclosure: Jeff Bezos is an investor in Business Insider through his personal investment company Bezos Exped... Read more
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Gawker
How Things Workthree years after the insult: “Squeal, pig fuckers, squeal.” Some public figur
How Things Work
Gawker / Posted yesterday
three years after the insult: “Squeal, pig fuckers, squeal.” Some public figures came to the defense of the free press. Jeff Bezos, whose company’s working conditions had been criticized by Gawker, reminded people that it was the ugly speech... Read more
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The Register
Gaze in awe at Elon Musk’s historic 156-foot erectionfirst due to fly again later this year. Flight 20 wasn't the first rocket to s
Gaze in awe at Elon Musk’s historic 156-foot erection
The Register / Posted yesterday
first due to fly again later this year. Flight 20 wasn't the first rocket to successfully reach space and return, since Jeff Bezos' New Shepard rocket managed that a month before. The 40-ton New Shepard made it 500 meters above the 100-km... Read more
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The Columbian
The billionaire space baronson space travel is over. To Musk, it also is proof of an additional triumph — o
The billionaire space barons
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
on space travel is over. To Musk, it also is proof of an additional triumph — over his fellow billionaire and rival Jeff Bezos, who had fought to secure the launch pad for himself. Nearly five decades after the United States beat the Soviet... Read more
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Business Insider
These are 10 of the best values in tech right nowand if you buy them, we may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from
These are 10 of the best values in tech right now
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
and if you buy them, we may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners, including Amazon. Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon, is an investor in Business Insider through his personal investment company Bezos Expeditions. We... Read more
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Business Standard India
At townhall, Sachin Bansal concedes that Flipkart missed targetsthe most important factor for Flipkart to maintain its lead in India. However,
At townhall, Sachin Bansal concedes that Flipkart missed targets
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
the most important factor for Flipkart to maintain its lead in India. However, when it comes to playing word games, Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon, is no slouch. He has praised his employees in India on numerous occasions, and looking... Read more
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Boston Herald
Booting Up: Jet.com faces turbulencepay $3.3 billion to acquire Jet.com. Wal-Mart and Lore have plenty of motivati
Booting Up: Jet.com faces turbulence
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
pay $3.3 billion to acquire Jet.com. Wal-Mart and Lore have plenty of motivation to battle Amazon, specifically Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. Bezos brought his considerable wrath to (arguably) force Lore’s Diapers.com into an acquisition, a power play... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Women entrepreneurs find Amazon Marketplace profitable, perplexingconnect with the merchants. It’s not hard to see why. Merchants have become a
Women entrepreneurs find Amazon Marketplace profitable, perplexing
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
connect with the merchants. It’s not hard to see why. Merchants have become a key part of Amazon’s profitability. CEO Jeff Bezos has said Marketplace has become one of the main pillars of Amazon’s breathtaking growth. The business of charging... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Maria Renz shadows and advises Jeff Bezosare underrepresented, Maria Renz seems poised for a bright future. The New Jer
Maria Renz shadows and advises Jeff Bezos
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
are underrepresented, Maria Renz seems poised for a bright future. The New Jersey native, a 17-year Amazon veteran, is CEO Jeff Bezos’ “technical adviser,” a sort of shadow and consigliera for one of the most powerful individuals in technology and... Read more
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Gulf News
Nasa wants to bring enterprise to the space stationtime, such ventures could contemplate voyages longer than brief excursions into
Nasa wants to bring enterprise to the space station
Gulf News / Posted 3 days ago
time, such ventures could contemplate voyages longer than brief excursions into space. Launched by Amazon.com Inc founder Jeff Bezos, Blue Origin envisions a time when millions of people live off-earth, president Rob Meyerson told Space.com... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Redstone saga shows that ego and family can make succession a risky businessthat included Rupert Murdoch, then chairman of News Corp. before 21st Century F
Redstone saga shows that ego and family can make succession a risky business
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
that included Rupert Murdoch, then chairman of News Corp. before 21st Century Fox was split off, Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos and billionaire investor Warren Buffett. “Buffett wanted to talk about succession,” Sonnenfeld recalled. “But... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Busting 7 of the Most Common Personal Branding Myths(see Myth 1), and whether you realize it or not, you already have a personal br
Busting 7 of the Most Common Personal Branding Myths
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 days ago
(see Myth 1), and whether you realize it or not, you already have a personal brand -- even if it’s an unwitting one. As Jeff Bezos famously said: “Your brand is what people say about you when you’re not in the room.” In a world where access to... Read more
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The News-Times
Busting 7 of the Most Common Personal Branding Myths(see Myth 1), and whether you realize it or not, you already have a personal br
Busting 7 of the Most Common Personal Branding Myths
The News-Times / Posted 4 days ago
(see Myth 1), and whether you realize it or not, you already have a personal brand -- even if it’s an unwitting one. As Jeff Bezos famously said: “Your brand is what people say about you when you’re not in the room.” In a world where access to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Busting 7 of the Most Common Personal Branding Myths(see Myth 1), and whether you realize it or not, you already have a personal br
Busting 7 of the Most Common Personal Branding Myths
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
(see Myth 1), and whether you realize it or not, you already have a personal brand -- even if it’s an unwitting one. As Jeff Bezos famously said: “Your brand is what people say about you when you’re not in the room.” In a world where access to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Busting 7 of the Most Common Personal Branding Myths(see Myth 1), and whether you realize it or not, you already have a personal br
Busting 7 of the Most Common Personal Branding Myths
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
(see Myth 1), and whether you realize it or not, you already have a personal brand -- even if it’s an unwitting one. As Jeff Bezos famously said: “Your brand is what people say about you when you’re not in the room.” In a world where access to... Read more
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WA Today
Walton family fortune soars as Wal-Mart raises earnings forecastmore than the national GDP of Hungary. Forbes releases its 30th annual global
Walton family fortune soars as Wal-Mart raises earnings forecast
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
more than the national GDP of Hungary. Forbes releases its 30th annual global rich list. By comparison, Amazon boss Jeff Bezos has seen his fortune rise 12 per cent in 2016 to $US67 billion. The Waltons collectively own 52 per cent of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Walton family fortune soars as Wal-Mart raises earnings forecastmore than the national GDP of Hungary. Forbes releases its 30th annual global
Walton family fortune soars as Wal-Mart raises earnings forecast
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
more than the national GDP of Hungary. Forbes releases its 30th annual global rich list. By comparison, Amazon boss Jeff Bezos has seen his fortune rise 12 per cent in 2016 to $US67 billion. The Waltons collectively own 52 per cent of... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Walton family fortune soars as Wal-Mart raises earnings forecastmore than the national GDP of Hungary. Forbes releases its 30th annual global
Walton family fortune soars as Wal-Mart raises earnings forecast
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
more than the national GDP of Hungary. Forbes releases its 30th annual global rich list. By comparison, Amazon boss Jeff Bezos has seen his fortune rise 12 per cent in 2016 to $US67 billion. The Waltons collectively own 52 per cent of... Read more
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The Age
Walton family fortune soars as Wal-Mart raises earnings forecastmore than the national GDP of Hungary. Forbes releases its 30th annual global
Walton family fortune soars as Wal-Mart raises earnings forecast
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
more than the national GDP of Hungary. Forbes releases its 30th annual global rich list. By comparison, Amazon boss Jeff Bezos has seen his fortune rise 12 per cent in 2016 to $US67 billion. The Waltons collectively own 52 per cent of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Walton family fortune soars as Wal-Mart raises earnings forecastmore than the national GDP of Hungary. Forbes releases its 30th annual global
Walton family fortune soars as Wal-Mart raises earnings forecast
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
more than the national GDP of Hungary. Forbes releases its 30th annual global rich list. By comparison, Amazon boss Jeff Bezos has seen his fortune rise 12 per cent in 2016 to $US67 billion. The Waltons collectively own 52 per cent of... Read more
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The News & Observer
Confessions of an anti-Trump media conspiratorWall Street Journal, patches in to Arthur Sulzberger Jr., publisher of The New
Confessions of an anti-Trump media conspirator
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
Wall Street Journal, patches in to Arthur Sulzberger Jr., publisher of The New York Times, and sometimes we include that Jeff Bezos, owner of the Washington Post. Then they conference call me, except on some occasions when we gather under the the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Global tech firms increase R&D presence in Indiaof market dominance with Flipkart, Amazon has been able to sale quickly by adap
Global tech firms increase R&D presence in India
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
of market dominance with Flipkart, Amazon has been able to sale quickly by adapting its technology to work for India. CEO Jeff Bezos has countless times lauded his team in India for being instrumental in the success the company has seen here.... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Gannett Ups Offer for LA Times’ Parent TroncDC Comics franchise, but he's another famous actor who has floated the idea of
Gannett Ups Offer for LA Times’ Parent Tronc
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
DC Comics franchise, but he's another famous actor who has floated the idea of a second career in politics. HBO Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos recently said that Donald Trump does not act appropriately for a presidential candidate. Maybe Bezos will show us... Read more
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Business Insider
One of the biggest watches in Indiegogo history is available at a major discount todayand if you buy them, we may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from
One of the biggest watches in Indiegogo history is available at a major discount today
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
and if you buy them, we may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners, including Amazon. Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon, is an investor in Business Insider through his personal investment company Bezos Expeditions. We... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Amazon opens arms to womengreat products and building brands, said Maria Renz, Amazon's vice-president an
Amazon opens arms to women
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 6 days ago
great products and building brands, said Maria Renz, Amazon's vice-president and technical adviser to founder and CEO Jeff Bezos. "We're very well suited to serve the needs of women entrepreneurs," said Renz. "We're trying to allow... Read more
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FOX Business
What Does Prime Mean to Amazon.comsales and to maintain its leadership in e-commerce. Expect Prime to become eve
What Does Prime Mean to Amazon.com
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
sales and to maintain its leadership in e-commerce. Expect Prime to become even more appealing in the coming years, as CEO Jeff Bezos has said: "We want Prime to be such a good value, you'd be irresponsible not to be a member." A secret... Read more
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FOX Business
What Does Prime Mean to Amazon.comsales and to maintain its leadership in e-commerce. Expect Prime to become eve
What Does Prime Mean to Amazon.com
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
sales and to maintain its leadership in e-commerce. Expect Prime to become even more appealing in the coming years, as CEO Jeff Bezos has said: "We want Prime to be such a good value, you'd be irresponsible not to be a member." A secret... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Five ways drones can be used to help the environmentto lift strict flying restrictions for unmanned delivery aircraft was another m
Five ways drones can be used to help the environment
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 6 days ago
to lift strict flying restrictions for unmanned delivery aircraft was another major turning point; taking Amazon founder Jeff Bezos a step closer to his dream of fleets of drones delivering small packages directly to shoppers within 30... Read more
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iol.co.za
Amazon woos women entrepreneursand building brands, said Maria Renz, Amazon’s vice president and technical adv
Amazon woos women entrepreneurs
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
and building brands, said Maria Renz, Amazon’s vice president and technical adviser to founder and Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos. Renz delivered a keynote speech at the event, which drew women whose businesses sell items in 25 product... Read more
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Canberra Times
How Amazon is courting women entrepreneursand building brands, said Maria Renz, Amazon's vice president and technical adv
How Amazon is courting women entrepreneurs
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
and building brands, said Maria Renz, Amazon's vice president and technical adviser to founder and Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos. Renz delivered a keynote speech at the event, which drew women whose businesses sell items in 25 product... Read more
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Business Insider
These are the perfect noise-cancelling headphones for commutersand if you buy them, we may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from
These are the perfect noise-cancelling headphones for commuters
Business Insider / Posted 7 days ago
and if you buy them, we may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners, including Amazon. Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon, is an investor in Business Insider through his personal investment company Bezos Expeditions. We... Read more
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CNBC
Amazon just posted free pilots of its fall TV shows onlinejust a rivalry with Netflix, as it hopes to fuel its "flywheel" ecosystem to dr
Amazon just posted free pilots of its fall TV shows online
CNBC / Posted 7 days ago
just a rivalry with Netflix, as it hopes to fuel its "flywheel" ecosystem to drive more retail sales. Indeed, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has said he believes consumers will buy both services. Thanks to the new free pilots, a whole new set of shoe... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
How Gary Johnson and Jill Stein Can Make It to the Presidential Debate StageDC Comics franchise, but he's another famous actor who has floated the idea of
How Gary Johnson and Jill Stein Can Make It to the Presidential Debate Stage
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
DC Comics franchise, but he's another famous actor who has floated the idea of a second career in politics. HBO Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos recently said that Donald Trump does not act appropriately for a presidential candidate. Maybe Bezos will show us... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
How Gary Johnson and Jill Stein Can Make It to the Presidential Debate StageDC Comics franchise, but he's another famous actor who has floated the idea of
How Gary Johnson and Jill Stein Can Make It to the Presidential Debate Stage
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
DC Comics franchise, but he's another famous actor who has floated the idea of a second career in politics. HBO Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos recently said that Donald Trump does not act appropriately for a presidential candidate. Maybe Bezos will show us... Read more
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Breitbart
‘Extreme Vetting’: Donald Trump’s Proposal on Homeland Security Harkens Back to Past Victories Trump’s crazy ideas about immigration just got even crazier.” Continuing, the
‘Extreme Vetting’: Donald Trump’s Proposal on Homeland Security Harkens Back to Past Victories 
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
Trump’s crazy ideas about immigration just got even crazier.” Continuing, the Post—owned, of course, by Amazon.com’s Jeff Bezos—variously labeled Trump’s suggestions as “outlandish . . . impractical . . . laughably unlikely to happen.” And... Read more
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Business Insider
Amazon has slashed the prices of its newest Echo smart speaker and Kindle e-readersand if you buy them, we may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from
Amazon has slashed the prices of its newest Echo smart speaker and Kindle e-readers
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
and if you buy them, we may get a small share of the revenue from the sale from our commerce partners, including Amazon. Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon, is an investor in Business Insider through his personal investment company Bezos Expeditions. We... Read more
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Wired News
Duo Is Google’s Way of Making Video the Default Way to Talkpeople would actually use Duo. The only trouble was: it wasn’t really part of t
Duo Is Google’s Way of Making Video the Default Way to Talk
Wired News / Posted 8 days ago
people would actually use Duo. The only trouble was: it wasn’t really part of the app. The team was operating kinda like Jeff Bezos and Amazon—Bezos says that before building something, you should write a faux press release describing what it... Read more
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Business Insider
After 2 years of Amazon Prime, here's why I switched to Jet.comaround for a second year. "We want Prime to be such a good value, you'd be irr
After 2 years of Amazon Prime, here's why I switched to Jet.com
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
around for a second year. "We want Prime to be such a good value, you'd be irresponsible not to be a member," Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos wrote in his 2016 letter to shareholders. Jet, a year-old site that was bought by Walmart for $3 billion,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Drudge Report Posts Record Web Traffic Despite Trump’s Slide in PollsDC Comics franchise, but he's another famous actor who has floated the idea of
Drudge Report Posts Record Web Traffic Despite Trump’s Slide in Polls
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
DC Comics franchise, but he's another famous actor who has floated the idea of a second career in politics. HBO Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos recently said that Donald Trump does not act appropriately for a presidential candidate. Maybe Bezos will show us... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Drudge Report Posts Record Web Traffic Despite Trump’s Slide in PollsDC Comics franchise, but he's another famous actor who has floated the idea of
Drudge Report Posts Record Web Traffic Despite Trump’s Slide in Polls
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
DC Comics franchise, but he's another famous actor who has floated the idea of a second career in politics. HBO Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos recently said that Donald Trump does not act appropriately for a presidential candidate. Maybe Bezos will show us... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
First private company gets the OK for a moon shotare working on plans for space tourism flights, including Virgin Galactic and B
First private company gets the OK for a moon shot
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 days ago
are working on plans for space tourism flights, including Virgin Galactic and Blue Origin, which is led by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. Those flights would be relatively brief suborbital flights that take people just above the Earth's atmosphere and... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Fit to printbusiness model, you have to have growth.'"M&A WAVE The acquisition of The Wash
Fit to print
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
business model, you have to have growth.'"M&A WAVE The acquisition of The Washington Post in 2013 by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos signalled a new era for news organisations with bigger digital ambitions. Jack Ma, the founder of the Chinese... Read more
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Canberra Times
Why is Silicon Valley afraid of Kara Swisher?messing up, very, very scary. She knows them all. She met Mark Zuckerberg when
Why is Silicon Valley afraid of Kara Swisher?
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
messing up, very, very scary. She knows them all. She met Mark Zuckerberg when he took Facebook to California, Jeff Bezos when Amazon was a fledgling online bookstore, Netscape co-founder Marc Andreessen when the company was just going... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Why is Silicon Valley afraid of Kara Swisher?messing up, very, very scary. She knows them all. She met Mark Zuckerberg when
Why is Silicon Valley afraid of Kara Swisher?
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
messing up, very, very scary. She knows them all. She met Mark Zuckerberg when he took Facebook to California, Jeff Bezos when Amazon was a fledgling online bookstore, Netscape co-founder Marc Andreessen when the company was just going... Read more
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