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Fortune
7 Skills Every Business Icon Has in Commonof the tech greats—Robert Noyce and Gordon Moore, Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard
7 Skills Every Business Icon Has in Common
Fortune / Posted 10 hours ago
of the tech greats—Robert Noyce and Gordon Moore, Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard, Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, Michael Dell, Larry Ellison, etc. Was it always smooth sailing for them? No. They failed, succeeded, failed, succeeded, and learned with... Read more
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The Mercury News
Larry Ellison channels Michael Corleone in HP's $3 billion trial against OracleSuperior Court room who gave testimony that sounded, in tone at least, very sim
Larry Ellison channels Michael Corleone in HP's $3 billion trial against Oracle
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
Superior Court room who gave testimony that sounded, in tone at least, very similar to Michael Corleone. That person was Larry Ellison. The Oracle chairman took the stand in the $3 billion suit that Hewlett-Packard is fighting against Oracle... Read more
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Computer Business Review
What is Oracle?the first to support the Structured Query Language (SQL), which has now become
What is Oracle?
Computer Business Review / Posted yesterday
the first to support the Structured Query Language (SQL), which has now become an industry standard. Founded in 1977 by Larry Ellison, Bob Miner, and Ed Oates, the company offers numerous enterprise software products, cloud software and... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Oracle will give cloud users first dibs on its next big database updateto show momentum in the cloud." In the company's recent fourth-quarter earning
Oracle will give cloud users first dibs on its next big database update
Computer World Australia / Posted 2 days ago
to show momentum in the cloud." In the company's recent fourth-quarter earnings call, however, executive chairman and CTO Larry Ellison reportedly said Oracle could be the first SaaS company to hit $10 billion in annual revenue. Join the... Read more
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ABC Montana
High school students explore a career in miningas the richest person in the U.S. Gates is worth an estimated $81. billion. He'
High school students explore a career in mining
ABC Montana / Posted 2 days ago
as the richest person in the U.S. Gates is worth an estimated $81. billion. He's followed by Warren Buffett of Nebraska, Larry Ellison of California, David Koch of Kansas, and Walmart heiress Christy Walton of Arkansas. KHQ.com- Wealth-X has... Read more
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Boston Herald
Minority groups cry foul as 74 percent of BPD class whitelaurels and continues to do outreach in the communities we serve to attract a m
Minority groups cry foul as 74 percent of BPD class white
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
laurels and continues to do outreach in the communities we serve to attract a more diverse workforce,” McNulty said. But Larry Ellison, president of the Massachusetts Association of Minority Law Enforcement Officers, said the department doesn’t... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Island Air loses $4.3M in first quarter before restructuringAir lost $4.3 million in the January-March period as it switched majority owner
Island Air loses $4.3M in first quarter before restructuring
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 days ago
Air lost $4.3 million in the January-March period as it switched majority ownership in early February from billionaire Larry Ellison to Honolulu venture capitalist Jeffrey Au and other investors. The airline's quarterly loss narrowed from $4.6... Read more
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FOX Business
Can Oracle Become the First $10 Billion Cloud-Computing Company?Image Source: Getty Images Larry Ellison has some words for salesforce.com CEO
Can Oracle Become the First $10 Billion Cloud-Computing Company?
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
Image Source: Getty Images Larry Ellison has some words for salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff. He believes his company, Oracle , is going to be the first to reach $10 billion in software-as-a-service and platform-as-a-service revenue. "We think we're... Read more
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FOX Business
Can Oracle Become the First $10 Billion Cloud-Computing Company?Image Source: Getty Images Continue Reading Below Larry Ellison has some word
Can Oracle Become the First $10 Billion Cloud-Computing Company?
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
Image Source: Getty Images Continue Reading Below Larry Ellison has some words for salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff. He believes his company, Oracle , is going to be the first to reach $10 billion in software-as-a-service and platform-as-a-service... Read more
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Fortune
Elon Musk Is Not The First CEO To Purchase His Other Companychairman and the largest shareholder. But it’s also strange enough in that Musk
Elon Musk Is Not The First CEO To Purchase His Other Company
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
chairman and the largest shareholder. But it’s also strange enough in that Musk is not the first to set this trend. Enter Larry Ellison, who co-founded database software company Oracle in the late 1970s, and is also an eccentric rich tech... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Germans turn to analytics as they try to get the edge in Olympic sailingowner of the San Jose Sharks, is a passionate sailor. He once famously said: “I
Germans turn to analytics as they try to get the edge in Olympic sailing
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
owner of the San Jose Sharks, is a passionate sailor. He once famously said: “I did not moon [Oracle corporate rival] Larry Ellison,” attempting to dispel an old yachting story. SAP has its hand in tennis, using the in-memory database SAP... Read more
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Daily Mail
Zuckerberg covers his Macbook camera and audio jack with tapewell-heeled Mission District. In contrast, Apple spent just $209,000 on CEO Ti
Zuckerberg covers his Macbook camera and audio jack with tape
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
well-heeled Mission District. In contrast, Apple spent just $209,000 on CEO Tim Cook's security last year. Oracle CEO Larry Ellison was portioned $1.5 million to secure his home in 2015. Amazon spent $1.6 million on Jeff Bezos's security in... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Sailors, paddlers to test endurance on 750 miles of cold waters in the Race to Alaskapromises that won’t happen. But he may have invited some controversy when he is
Sailors, paddlers to test endurance on 750 miles of cold waters in the Race to Alaska
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
promises that won’t happen. But he may have invited some controversy when he issued a tongue-in-cheek challenge to Larry Ellison, the software billionaire who finances multimillion dollar yachts for the America’s Cup. Ellison never... Read more
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Fortune
Donald Trump: The Unproductive NarcissistMaccoby, author of The Productive Narcissist, noted that many successful politi
Donald Trump: The Unproductive Narcissist
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
Maccoby, author of The Productive Narcissist, noted that many successful political and business leaders—people such as Larry Ellison, Jack Welch, Steve Jobs, and yes, Donald Trump—display narcissistic tendencies. Maccoby argued that... Read more
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CIO
Oracle squares up against AWS, but can it win Cloud war?Larry Ellison packs a big personality - a tech titan who is brash, loud and una
Oracle squares up against AWS, but can it win Cloud war?
CIO / Posted 5 days ago
Larry Ellison packs a big personality - a tech titan who is brash, loud and unashamedly proud. Refusing to be bound by the conventional ways of the tech world, the Oracle founder answers to no-one, not even his investors. Having already convinced... Read more
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The Maui News
Amendments trigger delay for Lanai plan"no clue" what it is like to live on Lanai, where 98 percent of the land is own
Amendments trigger delay for Lanai plan
The Maui News / Posted 7 days ago
"no clue" what it is like to live on Lanai, where 98 percent of the land is owned by a single landowner (now billionaire Larry Ellison), he said. "They don't get that?" Hokama asked. The community plan expresses the desires of the community -... Read more
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CNBC
Oracle shares rise on better-than-expected revenuefew years. That gives us a fighting chance to be the first cloud company to rea
Oracle shares rise on better-than-expected revenue
CNBC / Posted 8 days ago
few years. That gives us a fighting chance to be the first cloud company to reach $10 billion in SaaS and PaaS revenue," Larry Ellison, Oracle's executive chairman and CTO, said in a release. Despite this solid gain, the tech giant will have... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
10 things you need to know today (spy, spx, qqq, dia, orcl, swch, rden, rev, ubs)terms. "We expect that the SaaS and PaaS hyper-growth we experienced in FY16 wi
10 things you need to know today (spy, spx, qqq, dia, orcl, swch, rden, rev, ubs)
Stamford Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
terms. "We expect that the SaaS and PaaS hyper-growth we experienced in FY16 will continue on for the next few years," CEO Larry Ellison said in the earnings release. Sumner Redstone is reshuffling Viacom's board. Redstone has removed five members... Read more
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Connecticut Post
10 things you need to know today (spy, spx, qqq, dia, orcl, swch, rden, rev, ubs)terms. "We expect that the SaaS and PaaS hyper-growth we experienced in FY16 wi
10 things you need to know today (spy, spx, qqq, dia, orcl, swch, rden, rev, ubs)
Connecticut Post / Posted 8 days ago
terms. "We expect that the SaaS and PaaS hyper-growth we experienced in FY16 will continue on for the next few years," CEO Larry Ellison said in the earnings release. Sumner Redstone is reshuffling Viacom's board. Redstone has removed five members... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
Oracle Gains After Sales Exceed Estimates on Cloud Productsa statement. Oracle has a “fighting chance” to be first cloud company to reach
Oracle Gains After Sales Exceed Estimates on Cloud Products
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 8 days ago
a statement. Oracle has a “fighting chance” to be first cloud company to reach $10 billion in core cloud revenue, Chairman Larry Ellison said. Adjusted earnings in the current quarter are forecast at 56 cents to 60 cents a share. Revenue projected... Read more
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Business Insider
10 things you need to know before the opening bellterms. "We expect that the SaaS and PaaS hyper-growth we experienced in FY16 wi
10 things you need to know before the opening bell
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
terms. "We expect that the SaaS and PaaS hyper-growth we experienced in FY16 will continue on for the next few years," CEO Larry Ellison said in the earnings release. Sumner Redstone is reshuffling Viacom's board. Redstone has removed five members... Read more
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Zero Hedge
June 17$40 billion media empire and setting up a likely legal battle over corporate go
June 17
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
$40 billion media empire and setting up a likely legal battle over corporate governance. (http://on.wsj.com/1UZsinr) - Larry Ellison, Co-founder and chairman of Oracle said that Oracle would be the first company to reach $10 billion in cloud... Read more
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The Forward
Donald Trump is Losing Jewish Donors and Intellectuals, But Will it Impact His Bottom Line?sitting this one out. Braman does support Trump and will not contribute to his
Donald Trump is Losing Jewish Donors and Intellectuals, But Will it Impact His Bottom Line?
The Forward / Posted 8 days ago
sitting this one out. Braman does support Trump and will not contribute to his campaign. Silicon Valley software magnate Larry Ellison, who has given handily to Republican causes and has contributed millions to Rubio’s campaign, also intends to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Oracle's cloud strength boosts quarterly revenueabout its cloud prospects, and Safra Catz said the company was a "force to be r
Oracle's cloud strength boosts quarterly revenue
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
about its cloud prospects, and Safra Catz said the company was a "force to be reckoned with in the cloud". Oracle Chairman Larry Ellison also said he expects the "hyper-growth" experienced by the company's cloud business in 2016 will continue for... Read more
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The Financial Express
Oracle’s cloud strength boosts quarterly revenueabout its cloud prospects, and Safra Catz said the company was a “force to be r
Oracle’s cloud strength boosts quarterly revenue
The Financial Express / Posted 8 days ago
about its cloud prospects, and Safra Catz said the company was a “force to be reckoned with in the cloud”. Oracle Chairman Larry Ellison also said he expects the “hyper-growth” experienced by the company’s cloud business in 2016 will continue for... Read more
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SiliconANGLE
Oracle to Wall Street skeptics:
“We’re doing just fine, thank you”80 percent,” she said. And in a shot at rival Salesforce.com Inc., Oracle Execu
Oracle to Wall Street skeptics:
“We’re doing just fine, thank you”
SiliconANGLE / Posted 8 days ago
80 percent,” she said. And in a shot at rival Salesforce.com Inc., Oracle Executive Chairman and Chief Technology Officer Larry Ellison said the company has “a fighting chance to be the first cloud company to reach $10 billion in SaaS and PaaS... Read more
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CNBC
Larry Ellison takes cloud fight to Jeff BezosOracle founder Larry Ellison has convinced himself — if not investors — that he
Larry Ellison takes cloud fight to Jeff Bezos
CNBC / Posted 9 days ago
Oracle founder Larry Ellison has convinced himself — if not investors — that he's won the cloud war against Salesforce.com's Marc Benioff. "We handle the Oracle database much better than Amazon does," Ellison, Oracle's executive chairman, said on... Read more
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The Register
Stopped buying Oracle's kit? You've literally decimated its profitthe growth rates are continuing to increase." Amid dwindling sales of traditio
Stopped buying Oracle's kit? You've literally decimated its profit
The Register / Posted 9 days ago
the growth rates are continuing to increase." Amid dwindling sales of traditional on-premises gear, Oracle's exec chairman Larry Ellison was quick to set a high bar for his company's SaaS operation, forecasting that Oracle will beat rival... Read more
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Fortune
Ellison Has Some Fighting Words for Frenemy SalesforceTake that Marc Benioff. Oracle executive chairman Larry Ellison said the compa
Ellison Has Some Fighting Words for Frenemy Salesforce
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
Take that Marc Benioff. Oracle executive chairman Larry Ellison said the company he co-founded will probably be the first ever to hit $10 billion in software-as-a-service and platform-as-a-service sales annually. These two oddly named software... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Oracle revenue beats expectations as cloud business soarsmore than 2,000 new platform as a service (PaaS) customers in Q4, Oracle Chief
Oracle revenue beats expectations as cloud business soars
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
more than 2,000 new platform as a service (PaaS) customers in Q4, Oracle Chief Executive Mark Hurd said. Oracle Chairman Larry Ellison said he expects the "hyper-growth" experienced by the company's cloud business in 2016 will continue for the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Island Air resumes service to Konainvestment groups led by Honolulu venture capitalist Jeffrey Au purchased major
Island Air resumes service to Kona
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 9 days ago
investment groups led by Honolulu venture capitalist Jeffrey Au purchased majority ownership in February from billionaire Larry Ellison. The airline expanded to Kauai in March. Island Air currently lists its lowest one-way regular fare on the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
June 16Oracle Corporation is incorporated in Santa Clara, California, as Software Deve
June 16
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 days ago
Oracle Corporation is incorporated in Santa Clara, California, as Software Development Laboratories by software engineers Larry Ellison, Bob Miner and Ed Oates. 1976: The primetime variety show "The Jacksons," starring Michael Jackson and most of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hawaii: On course for aloha spiritreflective of the state itself. Ninety-eight per cent of Lanai, the smallest o
Hawaii: On course for aloha spirit
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
reflective of the state itself. Ninety-eight per cent of Lanai, the smallest of the public islands, was bought by Oracle's Larry Ellison in 2012. Included in the approximately US$450 million deal was a promise to put a similar amount back in to the... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Is Oracle cooking its cloud books?It wasn’t that long ago that Oracle’s lord and master, Larry Ellison, snarled t
Is Oracle cooking its cloud books?
Computer World Australia / Posted 12 days ago
It wasn’t that long ago that Oracle’s lord and master, Larry Ellison, snarled that cloud computing was just hype. He said in 2008, “The computer industry is the only industry that is more fashion-driven than women’s fashion. Maybe I’m an idiot, but I... Read more
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The Seattle Times
App Store incentives Apple’s biggest bet yet on subscriptionsnewspaper or their home internet connection. The whole tech industry has fallen
App Store incentives Apple’s biggest bet yet on subscriptions
The Seattle Times / Posted 12 days ago
newspaper or their home internet connection. The whole tech industry has fallen in love with subscriptions, actually. Even Larry Ellison talks about software subscriptions. I’ve been skeptical of Apple’s ability to shift the company from its... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
The Best Advice From 2016 Commencement Speechesand gown to find some useful wisdom: Addressing the 2016 graduates of Universi
The Best Advice From 2016 Commencement Speeches
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 15 days ago
and gown to find some useful wisdom: Addressing the 2016 graduates of University of Southern California, Oracle cofounder Larry Ellison said he once dreamed of attending medical school, getting married, and raising a family. "Growing up in a... Read more
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Fortune
Every Company is a Technology Company$200 million. Last year they were $10.6 billion. Given that extraordinary succ
Every Company is a Technology Company
Fortune / Posted 15 days ago
$200 million. Last year they were $10.6 billion. Given that extraordinary success—which rivals that of, say, Oracle’s orcl Larry ­Ellison—Bergman is a remarkably humble and unassuming man. He attributes the transformation of Henry Schein from... Read more
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MedCity News
Silicon Valley joins the search for cures in medicinegeneration of medicine. On the people side, it’s tech billionaires such as Pete
Silicon Valley joins the search for cures in medicine
MedCity News / Posted 16 days ago
generation of medicine. On the people side, it’s tech billionaires such as Peter Thiel, Sean Parker, Mark Zuckerberg and Larry Ellison who are putting their personal tech fortunes to work to find cures and advance the medical field. For instance,... Read more
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TechCrunch
Silicon Valley shows its primary colorsCarly Fiorina. Rubio seemed to be the favorite before he dropped out of the rac
Silicon Valley shows its primary colors
TechCrunch / Posted 18 days ago
Carly Fiorina. Rubio seemed to be the favorite before he dropped out of the race, pulling in millions from Oracle chairman Larry Ellison and other tech donors. Before pledging to back Trump as a delegate at the Republican National Convention,... Read more
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The Register
That didn't take long: Shareholders sue Oracle in 'fake cloud sales' rowinflated its cloud revenues emerged. The lawsuit points the finger of blame fo
That didn't take long: Shareholders sue Oracle in 'fake cloud sales' row
The Register / Posted 19 days ago
inflated its cloud revenues emerged. The lawsuit points the finger of blame for this dip at Oracle's top brass: supremo Larry Ellison, and co-CEOs Mark Hurd and Safra Catz. "The defendants made materially false and misleading statements... Read more
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Accounting Today
Oracle, Ellison Accused of Misleading Investors on Cloud Revenuestatus on behalf of other investors who bought stock during the 10-month period
Oracle, Ellison Accused of Misleading Investors on Cloud Revenue
Accounting Today / Posted 19 days ago
status on behalf of other investors who bought stock during the 10-month period ending June 1. Oracle Chairman Larry Ellison is quoted in Klarfeld’s complaint touting Oracle in March as the top company in the world by new... Read more
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Boston Globe
A millennial’s guide to finding a ‘superboss’like Jon Stewart who are so obsessed with their jobs that their dedication moti
A millennial’s guide to finding a ‘superboss’
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
like Jon Stewart who are so obsessed with their jobs that their dedication motivates others; glorious bastards like Larry Ellison of Oracle Corp. who are driven by a desire to win and know they need talent to do so; and nurturers like... Read more
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Salon.com
Charter schools’ dire lesson: Deregulation invariably leads to disasterCalifornia state university. The online chain, launched by former Goldman Sachs
Charter schools’ dire lesson: Deregulation invariably leads to disaster
Salon.com / Posted 20 days ago
California state university. The online chain, launched by former Goldman Sachs banker Ronald Packard, with seed money from Larry Ellison, cofounder of tech giant Oracle, and former junk bond purveyor Michael Milken, has collected more than $310... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Chicago's own Captain Americalaunching a sailing center on Chicago's North Side to lobbying Mayor Rahm Emanu
Chicago's own Captain America
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 21 days ago
launching a sailing center on Chicago's North Side to lobbying Mayor Rahm Emanuel and reigning Oracle Team USA owner Larry Ellison to acting as a “financial backstop,” Wilson has been at center stage. Whether the event succeeds or fails may... Read more
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The Hill
Trump gets cold shoulder from Silicon Valleydonations to a candidate, there are big money donors in the area to help fund o
Trump gets cold shoulder from Silicon Valley
The Hill / Posted 21 days ago
donations to a candidate, there are big money donors in the area to help fund outside groups. For example, Oracle founder Larry Ellison donated $4 million this cycle to outside groups supporting Marco Rubio before he dropped out of the GOP race.... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
How I've Learned To Lead As An Introverted CEOLeadership Edge People commonly believe extroverts make the best business lead
How I've Learned To Lead As An Introverted CEO
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 22 days ago
Leadership Edge People commonly believe extroverts make the best business leaders, with assertive CEOs like Jack Welch and Larry Ellison being the stereotypical models. And in many ways, extroverts make fantastic executives: They’re action-oriented... Read more
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TSN
Haas hired as director at Indian Wellslike I can have some really good ideas to keep some good stuff going out there.
Haas hired as director at Indian Wells
TSN / Posted 22 days ago
like I can have some really good ideas to keep some good stuff going out there." Haas is friendly with tournament owner Larry Ellison, a billionaire and co-founder of Oracle Corp. Haas said he first became interested last fall after Steve Simon... Read more
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Fortune
This Is the Right Time to Start Raising Venture Capitalneighborhood grocery store—versus start-up entrepreneurs that want to change th
This Is the Right Time to Start Raising Venture Capital
Fortune / Posted 22 days ago
neighborhood grocery store—versus start-up entrepreneurs that want to change the world and take over the universe—such a Larry Ellison or Steve Jobs. For many entrepreneurs with a successful idea in todays supercharged, mobile-enhanced world,... Read more
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Ars Technica
The Google/Oracle decision was bad for copyright and bad for softwareFormer Oracle CEO Larry Ellison, pictured here speaking at a conference in 2006
The Google/Oracle decision was bad for copyright and bad for software
Ars Technica / Posted 23 days ago
Former Oracle CEO Larry Ellison, pictured here speaking at a conference in 2006, was one of many former execs to take the stand in Oracle v. Google Despite a final verdict, the recent Oracle v. Google trial leaves plenty of questions about the... Read more
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Investopedia
Did Oracle Cheat on Cloud Revenues? (ORCL, CRM)(For more, see also: Why Oracle Stock Climbed 6.5% Last Week.) Oracle's co-fou
Did Oracle Cheat on Cloud Revenues? (ORCL, CRM)
Investopedia / Posted 23 days ago
(For more, see also: Why Oracle Stock Climbed 6.5% Last Week.) Oracle's co-founder, executive chairman and CTO Larry Ellison, has repeatedly traded insults with, among others, Salesforce's founder, chairman and CEO—as well as former... Read more
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