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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Forbes: Amazon CEO Bezos was briefly the world's richest manrichest man Thursday in Forbes magazine's tracking of wealth, as stock in his e
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 minutes ago
richest man Thursday in Forbes magazine's tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high. Microsoft founder Bill Gates reclaimed the lead by afternoon, as Amazon's stock fell nearly 1 percent for the day to... Read more
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CNBC
Amazon is on a huge hiring spree for AWS and ad salespeopleand currently on a $16 billion annual revenue run rate. At the same time, it is
CNBC / Posted 20 minutes ago
and currently on a $16 billion annual revenue run rate. At the same time, it is facing increased competition from Microsoft and Google across the unit's portfolio of products and the hiring ramp-up seems like one way to try to fend off... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Hands on: Google Backup and Syncyour files to the cloud for safekeeping can be divided into two main camps: Syn
Brisbane Times / Posted 22 minutes ago
your files to the cloud for safekeeping can be divided into two main camps: Sync and Backup. Sync services like Dropbox, Microsoft OneDrive and Google Drive are primarily designed to sync files between your computers, with the added benefit of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Jeff Bezos briefly surpasses Bill Gates to become richest person in the worldand The Washington Post owner Jeffrey P. Bezos on Thursday briefly became the r
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 32 minutes ago
and The Washington Post owner Jeffrey P. Bezos on Thursday briefly became the richest person in the world, displacing Microsoft founder Bill Gates. Bezos' rise to No. 1 followed a surge in Amazon.com shares Thursday ahead of the online... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Amazon sales boost briefly makes founder Jeff Bezos world's richest manretail giant saw share prices rise and briefly push Mr Bezos' wealth to 91 bill
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 34 minutes ago
retail giant saw share prices rise and briefly push Mr Bezos' wealth to 91 billion US dollars (£69.6 billion) - ahead of Microsoft founder Bill Gates on the Bloomberg rich list. However, prices fell back and Mr Bezos ended the day in the same... Read more
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Motley Fool
Buy these 3 ETFs to give your portfolio diversificationtechnology companies in the world as some of its constituents. Some of the top
Motley Fool / Posted 36 minutes ago
technology companies in the world as some of its constituents. Some of the top names include Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Microsoft and Alphabet (Google). In a world of low inflation it’s hard to find businesses that are growing at an impressive... Read more
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The News and Star
Amazon sales boost briefly makes founder Jeff Bezos world's richest manretail giant saw share prices rise and briefly push Mr Bezos' wealth to 91 bill
The News and Star / Posted 53 minutes ago
retail giant saw share prices rise and briefly push Mr Bezos' wealth to 91 billion US dollars (£69.6 billion) - ahead of Microsoft founder Bill Gates on the Bloomberg rich list. However, prices fell back and Mr Bezos ended the day in the same... Read more
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EuroNews
Amazon's Jeff Bezos becomes world's richest - Forbesenterprise computing and general retail from India to Mexico. Reuters could not
EuroNews / Posted 57 minutes ago
enterprise computing and general retail from India to Mexico. Reuters could not independently verify the wealth of Bezos or Microsoft Corp’s co-founder Gates. A philanthropist, Gates has given $31.1 billion to charitable causes through 2016 and has... Read more
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The Columbian
Forbes: Amazon CEO Bezos briefly world’s richest manrichest man Thursday in Forbes magazine’s tracking of wealth, as stock in his e
The Columbian / Posted an hour ago
richest man Thursday in Forbes magazine’s tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high. Microsoft founder Bill Gates reclaimed the lead by afternoon, as Amazon’s stock fell nearly 1 percent for the day to... Read more
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Business Standard India
How Microsoft has become the surprise innovator in PCson its way to conquering the technology industry, and the iPad appeared set to
Business Standard India / Posted an hour ago
on its way to conquering the technology industry, and the iPad appeared set to lead an even more devastating invasion of Microsoft’s office-worker kingdom. Microsoft conceived of Surface, an innovative laptop-tablet hybrid, as a way to show off... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Falling tech stocks pull US indexes off their record highsto set another all-time high. Stocks had been on track for another quiet day o
The Middletown Press / Posted an hour ago
to set another all-time high. Stocks had been on track for another quiet day of gains in a year full of them, but Apple, Microsoft and other technology stocks suddenly changed direction in the afternoon. After being up as much as 0.6 percent in... Read more
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The Mercury News
Seattle tops Silicon Valley; Jeff Bezos tops Bill GatesWorld’s Richest Person. It might not last too long, but at least on Thursday, B
The Mercury News / Posted an hour ago
World’s Richest Person. It might not last too long, but at least on Thursday, Bezos’ $91.3 billion net worth put him past Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, and his $90 billion in chump change, according to Forbes’ real-time worth tracker. Imagine... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bezos' brief stint as world's richest human ends after less than a dayThursday when his personal wealth surpassed $91 billion. Bezos briefly beat ou
Daily Mail / Posted an hour ago
Thursday when his personal wealth surpassed $91 billion. Bezos briefly beat out Bill Gates, the 61-year-old co-founder of Microsoft Corp, who has held the top spot since May 2013, with $90 billion. But Bezos quickly slipped to second best when... Read more
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TribLIVE
Falling tech stocks pull U.S. indexes off record highsto set another all-time high. Stocks had been on track for another quiet day o
TribLIVE / Posted an hour ago
to set another all-time high. Stocks had been on track for another quiet day of gains in a year full of them, but Apple, Microsoft and other technology stocks suddenly changed direction in the afternoon. After being up as much as 0.6 percent in... Read more
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TheBull
Amazon sales surge, but spending bites into profitofferings outside the US, and even adding to the company's air cargo fleet. Th
TheBull / Posted an hour ago
offerings outside the US, and even adding to the company's air cargo fleet. The report comes as Bezos briefly dethroned Microsoft founder Bill Gates as the world's richest person, according to an estimate by Forbes magazine. An early jump in... Read more
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Perth Now
Bezos overtakes Gates on rich listbecame the world’s richest person overnight, as a jump in the share price of th
Perth Now / Posted an hour ago
became the world’s richest person overnight, as a jump in the share price of the US tech giant enabled him to overtake Microsoft founder Bill Gates, Forbes magazine estimated. The magazine said its real-time tracking of personal fortunes... Read more
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Billboard
Amazon Shares Slump on Second-Quarter Earnings Missand the title of world's wealthiest man for a short time, until shares settled
Billboard / Posted an hour ago
and the title of world's wealthiest man for a short time, until shares settled and once again put him at second place behind Microsoft founder Gates, who ended the day with a net worth of $90.8 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires I... Read more
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Slate
Why Jeff Bezos Is Probably Glad He Was the World’s Richest Man for Just a Few Hoursman in the world. News broke that that the Amazon CEO’s wealth had outstripped
Slate / Posted an hour ago
man in the world. News broke that that the Amazon CEO’s wealth had outstripped that of Bill Gates, the co-founder of Microsoft, after a momentary surge in Amazon’s stock pushed Bezos’ wealth to $90.6 billion, surpassing Gates by $500 million,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
TV Academy announces which awards will be handed out during Primetime, Creative Arts EmmysThe main event will take place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sept.
Los Angeles Times / Posted an hour ago
The main event will take place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sept. 17 and will be hosted by "The Late Show" star Stephen Colbert. Prizes will be awarded to comedy and drama series, limited series, reality competition, variety talk and... Read more
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The Register
Microsoft: Get in, IT nerds, you're now using Insider builds and twice-annual Windows rolloutsLiving up to its Windows-as-a-service promise, Microsoft has laid out the sched
The Register / Posted an hour ago
Living up to its Windows-as-a-service promise, Microsoft has laid out the schedule it will use to roll out Windows and Office 365 updates in future. The Redmond giant says that from now on, Windows 10 and Office for desktop and notebook PCs will get... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Tech rally loses steam on Wall St, Australian shares set for weak openin video content and fast-growing economies like India. Before the price slump
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
in video content and fast-growing economies like India. Before the price slump, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos briefly overtook Microsoft founder Bill Gates as the world's richest man — according to Forbes magazine. Since the start of the year, its... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Prime Spot On The Billionaire List: Jeff Bezos Was (Briefly) World's Richest Manovernight. His fortune grew to over $90 billion. For several hours, Bezos was
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 hours ago
overnight. His fortune grew to over $90 billion. For several hours, Bezos was the richest person on earth — surpassing Microsoft founder Bill Gates. The top billionaire title has previously been claimed by Mexican telecom titan Carlos Slim,... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Amazon stock falls as profit declines 77%high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earni
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 hours ago
high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earnings release. Bezos had narrowly edged out Microsoft founder Bill Gates earlier in the day to briefly become the world's richest person. Amazon's stock decline puts... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Amazon founder Bezos briefly becomes world's richest manman in Forbes magazine's tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
man in Forbes magazine's tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high. But overnight, Microsoft founder Bill Gates reclaimed the lead, as Amazon's stock fell nearly 1 per cent for the day to $US1,046. The top... Read more
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Variety
Television Academy Announces Awards Lineup for Creative Arts Emmyspresentation will be split into two nights, Saturday, September 9 and Sunday, S
Variety / Posted 2 hours ago
presentation will be split into two nights, Saturday, September 9 and Sunday, September 10 beginning at 5 p.m. at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The Creative Arts Emmys will air September 16 at 8 p.m. on FXX. The Primetime Emmy Awards,... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Amazon stock falls as profit declines 77%high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earni
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 hours ago
high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earnings release. Bezos had narrowly edged out Microsoft founder Bill Gates earlier in the day to briefly become the world's richest person. Amazon's stock decline puts... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
PROJECTR Centre for Mixed Reality opensInternational mentors include the Head of VR at HTC Vive, Vinay Narayan, Partne
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 hours ago
International mentors include the Head of VR at HTC Vive, Vinay Narayan, Partner Program Manager for Education at Microsoft, Dan Ayoub and local experts from Weta Workshop and Victoria University. Other key partners of the centre include... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Amazon stock falls as profit declines 77%high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earni
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 hours ago
high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earnings release. Bezos had narrowly edged out Microsoft founder Bill Gates earlier in the day to briefly become the world's richest person. Amazon's stock decline puts... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Amazon founder Bezos briefly becomes world's richest manman in Forbes magazine's tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 hours ago
man in Forbes magazine's tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high. But overnight, Microsoft founder Bill Gates reclaimed the lead, as Amazon's stock fell nearly 1 per cent for the day to $US1,046. The top... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Amazon stock falls as profit declines 77%high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earni
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 2 hours ago
high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earnings release. Bezos had narrowly edged out Microsoft founder Bill Gates earlier in the day to briefly become the world's richest person. Amazon's stock decline puts... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Prime Spot On The Billionaire List: Jeff Bezos Was (Briefly) World's Richest Manovernight. His fortune grew to over $90 billion. For several hours, Bezos was
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 hours ago
overnight. His fortune grew to over $90 billion. For several hours, Bezos was the richest person on earth — surpassing Microsoft founder Bill Gates. The top billionaire title has previously been claimed by Mexican telecom titan Carlos Slim,... Read more
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IGN
Xbox Game Pass Adds Dead Rising 3, Limbo in AugustMany Me, and more. Seven new games will be added to Xbox's Netflix-like subscr
IGN / Posted 2 hours ago
Many Me, and more. Seven new games will be added to Xbox's Netflix-like subscription service, Xbox Game Pass, on August 1, Microsoft announced today. According to Xbox Wire, the new additions include Dead Rising 3, Limbo, Dirt Rally, So Many Me,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Bezos overtakes Gates on rich listbecame the world’s richest person overnight, as a jump in the share price of th
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
became the world’s richest person overnight, as a jump in the share price of the US tech giant enabled him to overtake Microsoft founder Bill Gates, Forbes magazine estimated. media_cameraAmazon’s Jeff Bezos is not short of a quid. Picture:... Read more
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The Age
Hands on: Google Backup and Syncyour files to the cloud for safekeeping can be divided into two main camps: Syn
The Age / Posted 2 hours ago
your files to the cloud for safekeeping can be divided into two main camps: Sync and Backup. Sync services like Dropbox, Microsoft OneDrive and Google Drive are primarily designed to sync files between your computers, with the added benefit of... Read more
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Pedestrian
Bill Gates, Nerd, Is No Longer The Richest Person On The Planethas been at the top of the Forbes list for 18 of the past 22 years – only being
Pedestrian / Posted 2 hours ago
has been at the top of the Forbes list for 18 of the past 22 years – only being knocked off his perch for one period, by Mexican telco magnate Carlos Slim. That was from 2010 to 2013, when Gates regained his perch. Source: Forbes. Photo: Micros... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Apple discontinues iPod nano and iPod shuffleNEW YORK — It’s been a rough week for nostalgic tech. First, Microsoft Paint w
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 2 hours ago
NEW YORK — It’s been a rough week for nostalgic tech. First, Microsoft Paint was on the chopping block. Adobe then announced its Flash plug-in will removed by the end of 2020. Now, Apple is discontinuing the iPod nano and iPod shuffle. The company... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Amazon’s Jeff Bezos was the world’s richest man -- until he wasn’trichest man Thursday in Forbes magazine’s tracking of wealth, as stock in his e
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 2 hours ago
richest man Thursday in Forbes magazine’s tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high. Microsoft founder Bill Gates reclaimed the lead by afternoon, as Amazon’s stock fell nearly 1 percent for the day to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Hands on: Google Backup and Syncyour files to the cloud for safekeeping can be divided into two main camps: Syn
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
your files to the cloud for safekeeping can be divided into two main camps: Sync and Backup. Sync services like Dropbox, Microsoft OneDrive and Google Drive are primarily designed to sync files between your computers, with the added benefit of... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Amazon stock falls as profit declines 77%high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earni
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 2 hours ago
high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earnings release. Bezos had narrowly edged out Microsoft founder Bill Gates earlier in the day to briefly become the world's richest person. Amazon's stock decline puts... Read more
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News 8000
Amazon stock falls as profit declines 77%high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earni
News 8000 / Posted 2 hours ago
high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earnings release. Bezos had narrowly edged out Microsoft founder Bill Gates earlier in the day to briefly become the world's richest person. Amazon's stock decline puts... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Amazon’s Jeff Bezos was the world’s richest man -- until he wasn’trichest man Thursday in Forbes magazine’s tracking of wealth, as stock in his e
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
richest man Thursday in Forbes magazine’s tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high. Microsoft founder Bill Gates reclaimed the lead by afternoon, as Amazon’s stock fell nearly 1 percent for the day to... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Forbes: Amazon CEO Bezos Was Briefly the World's Richest Manrichest man Thursday in Forbes magazine's tracking of wealth, as stock in his e
NBC Bay Area / Posted 3 hours ago
richest man Thursday in Forbes magazine's tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high. Microsoft founder Bill Gates reclaimed the lead by afternoon, as Amazon's stock fell nearly 1 percent for the day to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bezos tops Gates as world's richest ahead of Amazon resultsof $90.9 billion, versus $90.7 billion for Gates. If that holds through the 4pm
Business Standard India / Posted 3 hours ago
of $90.9 billion, versus $90.7 billion for Gates. If that holds through the 4pm close, Bezos, 53, will leapfrog Gates, the Microsoft co-founder, on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. Gates, 61, has held the top spot since May 2013. Investors and... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Amazon stock falls as profit declines 77%high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earni
KTXS Abilene / Posted 3 hours ago
high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earnings release. Bezos had narrowly edged out Microsoft founder Bill Gates earlier in the day to briefly become the world's richest person. Amazon's stock decline puts... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Amazon stock falls as profit declines 77%high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earni
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 hours ago
high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earnings release. Bezos had narrowly edged out Microsoft founder Bill Gates earlier in the day to briefly become the world's richest person. Amazon's stock decline puts... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Amazon stock falls as profit declines 77%high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earni
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 hours ago
high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earnings release. Bezos had narrowly edged out Microsoft founder Bill Gates earlier in the day to briefly become the world's richest person. Amazon's stock decline puts... Read more
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Newsmax
Forbes: Amazon CEO Bezos Was Briefly the World's Richest Manrichest man Thursday in Forbes magazine's tracking of wealth, as stock in his e
Newsmax / Posted 3 hours ago
richest man Thursday in Forbes magazine's tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high. Microsoft founder Bill Gates reclaimed the lead by afternoon, as Amazon's stock fell nearly 1 percent for the day to... Read more
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Newsmax
Amazon Forecast Shows Cracks in E-Commerce, Cloud Dominanceonline retailer is preparing for stepped up competition from rival Wal-Mart Sto
Newsmax / Posted 3 hours ago
online retailer is preparing for stepped up competition from rival Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and cloud-computing challengers Microsoft Corp. and Alphabet Inc. Investors have put increasing faith in Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos to keep the... Read more
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asianage
Amazon boss is the richest personlargest e-commerce company, catapulted its founder Jeff Bezos to become the wor
asianage / Posted 3 hours ago
largest e-commerce company, catapulted its founder Jeff Bezos to become the world’s richest person on Thursday, going past Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates. Mr Bezos started the year as the fourth-richest person in the world. According to... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Amazon stock falls as profit declines 77%high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earni
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 3 hours ago
high-quality opportunities to invest," Bezos said in a statement with the earnings release. Bezos had narrowly edged out Microsoft founder Bill Gates earlier in the day to briefly become the world's richest person. Amazon's stock decline puts... Read more
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