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Business Insider
Copies of Elon Musk's latest book recommendation have already sold out on AmazonElon Musk is a voracious reader, with tastes ranging from J.R.R. Tolkien to fam
Copies of Elon Musk's latest book recommendation have already sold out on Amazon
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
Elon Musk is a voracious reader, with tastes ranging from J.R.R. Tolkien to famed biographer Walter Isaacson. But Musk's latest read is a bit more obscure, and his recommendation has sent it flying off shelves. The book he's referring to is... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Tim Bajarin: Corning’s Gorilla Glass 5 may mark the end for sapphire screens – MacDailyNewstarget=”_new”>Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson That’s how the first version of Go
Tim Bajarin: Corning’s Gorilla Glass 5 may mark the end for sapphire screens – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 2 days ago
target=”_new”>Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson That’s how the first version of Gorilla Glass came to be... Read more
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The Hill
Neil deGrasse Tyson, Jeff Bezos join DOD innovation boardOctober, Carter said. Prior to Tuesday, Carter announced three members of the
Neil deGrasse Tyson, Jeff Bezos join DOD innovation board
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
October, Carter said. Prior to Tuesday, Carter announced three members of the board: Reid Hoffman, co-founder of LinkedIn; Walter Isaacson, president and CEO of the Aspen Institute; and William McRaven, chancellor of the University of Texas... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The Life-Changing Habit of Progressive Leadersto Mars to reading books like "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" by Douglas
The Life-Changing Habit of Progressive Leaders
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
to Mars to reading books like "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" by Douglas Adams; "Einstein: His Life and Universe" by Walter Isaacson; and "Structures: Or Why Things Don't Fall Down" by J.E. Gordon. If you are a CEO, read books on management... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The Life-Changing Habit of Progressive Leadersto Mars to reading books like "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" by Douglas
The Life-Changing Habit of Progressive Leaders
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
to Mars to reading books like "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" by Douglas Adams; "Einstein: His Life and Universe" by Walter Isaacson; and "Structures: Or Why Things Don't Fall Down" by J.E. Gordon. If you are a CEO, read books on management... Read more
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Orange County Register
David Whiting: Irvine's first village ready to celebrate its 50th anniversaryto a very, ahem, unusual liberal arts college in Portland, Ore., called Reed Co
David Whiting: Irvine's first village ready to celebrate its 50th anniversary
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
to a very, ahem, unusual liberal arts college in Portland, Ore., called Reed College. In the book “Steve Jobs,” author Walter Isaacson writes of Reed, “It was known for its free-spirited hippie lifestyle, which combined somewhat uneasily with... Read more
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Quartz
Joe Biden says he’d feel better if someone like Newt Gingrich was Trump’s vice presidential picksaid Biden, speaking at the Aspen Ideas Festival. Gingrich’s response wasn’t au
Joe Biden says he’d feel better if someone like Newt Gingrich was Trump’s vice presidential pick
Quartz / Posted 26 days ago
said Biden, speaking at the Aspen Ideas Festival. Gingrich’s response wasn’t audible to the crowd, but Aspen Institute CEO Walter Isaacson, who was interviewing Biden onstage, said, “He asked ‘Should I?’” “He needs the help, yes,” Biden replied,... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Biden speaks to importance of shared responsibility, civilityDoctors ended up taking pictures of the MRIs with their cellphones, Biden said.
Biden speaks to importance of shared responsibility, civility
Aspen Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
Doctors ended up taking pictures of the MRIs with their cellphones, Biden said. “Now that’s bizarre,” he added. Moderator Walter Isaacson, president of the Aspen Institute, asked Biden about how he dealt with his son’s illness emotionally.... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Aspen Ideas: Joe Biden to Newt Gingrich: Are you going to do it?of many at the Aspen Ideas Festival on Saturday, including Vice President Joe B
Aspen Ideas: Joe Biden to Newt Gingrich: Are you going to do it?
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 26 days ago
of many at the Aspen Ideas Festival on Saturday, including Vice President Joe Biden. Aspen Institute President and CEO Walter Isaacson kicked off a conversation with Biden asking about his Cancer Moonshot mission, but Biden quickly shifted the... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Aspen Ideas: Joe Biden to Newt Gingrich: Are you going to do it?of many at the Aspen Ideas Festival on Saturday, including Vice President Joe B
Aspen Ideas: Joe Biden to Newt Gingrich: Are you going to do it?
The Aspen Times / Posted 26 days ago
of many at the Aspen Ideas Festival on Saturday, including Vice President Joe Biden. Aspen Institute President and CEO Walter Isaacson kicked off a conversation with Biden asking about his Cancer Moonshot mission, but Biden quickly shifted the... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Lynch will accept recommendations from FBI in Clinton email investigationCapehart, a member of The Washington Post editorial board, mentioned the introd
Lynch will accept recommendations from FBI in Clinton email investigation
Aspen Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
Capehart, a member of The Washington Post editorial board, mentioned the introductory comments by Aspen Institute CEO Walter Isaacson in telling Lynch that she is known for having the “highest integrity” and sound judgment. “So when people... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Romney reiterates opposition to Trumpof the Large Hadron Collider near Geneva, Milner said. • Satya Nadella, CEO of
Romney reiterates opposition to Trump
Aspen Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
of the Large Hadron Collider near Geneva, Milner said. • Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, told Aspen Institute president Walter Isaacson — who asked if artificial intelligence will take our jobs and lead to a potentially frightening new future —... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Secretary of State Kerry discusses Brexit, terrorism in talk at Aspen Ideasof people packed the Greenwald Pavilion to listen to his 40-minute presentation
Secretary of State Kerry discusses Brexit, terrorism in talk at Aspen Ideas
The Aspen Times / Posted 30 days ago
of people packed the Greenwald Pavilion to listen to his 40-minute presentation, followed by a Q&A with Institute President Walter Isaacson and the audience. Isaacson asked Kerry if Great Britain’s decision could be “walked back.” Kerry replied... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Kerry: Brexit will strengthen NATOspeech and question-and-answer session at the Aspen Ideas Festival. In a wide-
Kerry: Brexit will strengthen NATO
Aspen Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
speech and question-and-answer session at the Aspen Ideas Festival. In a wide-ranging talk with Aspen Institute president Walter Isaacson, the former senator said capable global partners are “more critical than ever” because the world has never... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Kerry discusses Brexit, terrorism in talk at Aspen Ideasof people packed the Greenwald Pavilion to listen to his 40-minute presentation
Kerry discusses Brexit, terrorism in talk at Aspen Ideas
The Aspen Times / Posted 30 days ago
of people packed the Greenwald Pavilion to listen to his 40-minute presentation, followed by a Q&A with Institute President Walter Isaacson and the audience. Isaacson asked Kerry if Great Britain’s decision could be “walked back.” Kerry replied... Read more
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The Atlantic
With the 2016 Olympics, Comcast's Cable Empire Strikes Backa plurality of Comcast’s Xfinity customers will be able to experience the Olymp
With the 2016 Olympics, Comcast's Cable Empire Strikes Back
The Atlantic / Posted a month ago
a plurality of Comcast’s Xfinity customers will be able to experience the Olympics on their TVs. Alongside his interviewer, Walter Isaacson, and the longtime NBC sportscaster Bob Costas, Roberts painted a vision of how NBC and Comcast are taking... Read more
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New York Magazine
The Good News at the Washington Post, Trump’s Least-Favorite Paperbeyond the business model to journalism with a capital J. “He thinks journalism
The Good News at the Washington Post, Trump’s Least-Favorite Paper
New York Magazine / Posted a month ago
beyond the business model to journalism with a capital J. “He thinks journalism is an important asset for democracy,” says Walter Isaacson, who recently spoke with Bezos about the paper. And last year, he was welcomed at the Gridiron Club and... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
‘An interesting photo op’ with Clinton and Bushitem in her remarks at the Aspen Ideas Festival on Monday, where she had an hou
‘An interesting photo op’ with Clinton and Bush
Aspen Daily News / Posted a month ago
item in her remarks at the Aspen Ideas Festival on Monday, where she had an hour-long sit down with Aspen Institute CEO Walter Isaacson that mostly covered her efforts advocating for women in areas of the globe where their rights are far from a... Read more
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The Aspen Times
In Aspen, Laura Bush continues push for rights of Afghan womenKarzai in 2002. Laura Bush also launched the American University in Afghanistan
In Aspen, Laura Bush continues push for rights of Afghan women
The Aspen Times / Posted a month ago
Karzai in 2002. Laura Bush also launched the American University in Afghanistan, which opened in 2006. Aspen Institute CEO Walter Isaacson interviewed the two at the Greenwald Pavilion. War and conflict have been the core cause of the treatment of... Read more
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The Aspen Times
John Kerry to speak at Ideas Fest TuesdayJohn Kerry is scheduled to speak today in a conversation called “Our Age of Ins
John Kerry to speak at Ideas Fest Tuesday
The Aspen Times / Posted a month ago
John Kerry is scheduled to speak today in a conversation called “Our Age of Insecurity.” Aspen Institute President and CEO Walter Isaacson will interview Kerry, scheduled from 3 to 4 p.m. at the Greenwald Pavilion. Those without tickets can head... Read more

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