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Gates' marital split follows Melinda's long journey away from Bill's shadow - Reuters

When Melinda French Gates asked her husband, Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) co-founder Bill Gates, to let her co-author the 2013 annual letter about their foundation, the conversation blew up into a fight.

jeff bezos - Reuters
7:04pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

Factbox: Wealth and philanthropy of Bill and Melinda Gates - Reuters

Bill and Melinda Gates' divorce will entail complex decisions about how to handle their wealth after 27 years of marriage.

jeff bezos - Reuters
3:58pm PDT - May 3rd, 2021

SpaceX told to suspend work on NASA's moon-lander project until a challenge by Jeff Bezos' rival space company is resolved

Summary List PlacementSpaceX's moon-lander project for NASA has been put on hold after rival bidders Dynetics and Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin filed challenges with the Government Accountability Office. The US space agency told SpaceX to halt its work on the proje…

jeff bezos - Business Insider
2:27pm PDT - April 30th, 2021

Watch Jeff Bezos drive a Rivian R1T through the desert while wearing a cowboy hat

Well, you read the headline, here are the goods: It’s time. You can buy the very first seat on #NewShepard. Sign up to learn how at https://t.co/XNq9WALA7u. Details coming May 5th. #GradatimFerociter pic.twitter.com/K9jugCs9yz — Blue Origin (@blueorigin) Apri…

jeff bezos - The Next Web
7:05am PDT - April 30th, 2021

The health data transparency movement is birthing a new generation of startups

The recent movement toward data transparency is birthing a new generation of innovation and startups that could ultimately make healthcare better and more transparent for all of us.

jeff bezos - TechCrunch
6:15am PDT - April 30th, 2021

As concerns rise over forest carbon offsets, Pachama’s verified offset marketplace gets $15 million

Restoring and preserving the world’s forests has long been considered one of the easiest, lowest cost, and simplest ways to reduce the amount of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere. It’s by far the most popular method for corporations looking to take an easy f…

jeff bezos - TechCrunch
5:55am PDT - April 30th, 2021

Amazon hopes pandemic habits stick after profits triple

The tech giant may be entering a "golden age" as the pandemic boosts its range of businesses.

jeff bezos - BBC News
3:33pm PDT - April 29th, 2021

Amazon made more profit during the pandemic than in the past three years

Amazon made more profit during the pandemic than in the past three years combined..

jeff bezos - Engadget
2:02pm PDT - April 29th, 2021

‘It’s time’: Blue Origin teases ticket sales for its New Shepard rocket

Blue Origin invited the public on April 29th to sign up to learn on May 5th, 2021 how it plans to sell tickets for seats on its suborbital New Shepard rocket.

jeff bezos - The Verge
7:34am PDT - April 29th, 2021

Why Jeff Bezos, Tim Cook, and Sundar Pichai are fighting harder than ever to win the ongoing battle over self-driving cars

Summary List PlacementToday's tech giants grew in parallel, finding success in fast-growing markets with elegant, easy-to-use products and mostly staying out of one another's way.  But as these companies have expanded, they've found themselves competing more …

jeff bezos - Business Insider
4:55am PDT - April 28th, 2021

Musk and Bezos collide over space - Reuters

The space race between the world's two richest men went into hyperdrive on Tuesday after Tesla chief Elon Musk took a swipe at Jeff Bezos' attempt to challenge a major NASA contract.

jeff bezos - Reuters
1:11pm PDT - April 27th, 2021

Musk and Bezos collide over space - Reuters

The space race between the world's two richest men went into hyperdrive on Tuesday after Tesla chief Elon Musk took a swipe at Jeff Bezos' attempt to challenge a major NASA contract. Fred Katayama reports.

jeff bezos - Reuters
10:12am PDT - April 27th, 2021

Tech lions circle fattened-up U.S. consumer - Reuters

Facebook (FB.O), Alphabet’s (GOOGL.O) Google and Amazon.com (AMZN.O) are lions on the prowl. Instead of wildebeest, they’re eyeing the fattened-up savings of the U.S. consumer. The tech titans stand to rake in ad revenue as companies compete to woo Americans …

jeff bezos - Reuters
8:21am PDT - April 27th, 2021

Space rivalry between Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk heats up over lunar lander contract

The long-simmering space rivalry between Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos is heating up. Bezos’s aerospace firm, Blue Origin, turned up the temperature on Monday, by filing a protest against NASA’s choice of Musk’s SpaceX for a mission to the Moon. Earlier this month…

jeff bezos - The Next Web
5:16am PDT - April 27th, 2021

Jeff Bezos Protests After NASA Gives $2.9 Billion Lunar Lander Contract to Elon Musk’s SpaceX

The protest opens a new front in a fight over government contracts as Blue Origin races to catch up to SpaceX.

jeff bezos - Time
2:29am PDT - April 27th, 2021

Blue Origin protests NASA's awarding of moon lander contract to SpaceX - Reuters

Blue Origin, the space rocket company backed by billionaire Jeff Bezos, is formally challenging the $2.9 billion moon lander contract awarded by NASA to rival Elon Musk's SpaceX.

jeff bezos - Reuters
4:43pm PDT - April 26th, 2021

Overtime just raised $80 million from Drake, Jeff Bezos, and other investors. A recent pitch deck shows how the startup plans to reach more young sports fans.

Summary List PlacementSports-media startup Overtime has raised $80 million from investors including Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, rapper Drake, and Reddit cofounder Alexis Ohanian, The Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday. A company pitch deck dated January …

jeff bezos - Business Insider
10:25am PDT - April 23rd, 2021

Amazon and Google spent $7.5 million lobbying politicians in the first 3 months of 2021 (GOOGL, AMZN)

Summary List PlacementAmazon and Google broke personal records for lobbying payouts in the first three months of 2021: The two American conglomerates collectively spent $7.5 million on federal lobbying between January 1 and March 31. Amazon was the heavier sp…

jeff bezos - Business Insider
9:29am PDT - April 23rd, 2021

Amazon and Nestle join public-private plan to save world's forests - Reuters

The United States, Norway and Britain joined forces with companies including Amazon (AMZN.O) and Nestle (NESN.S) on Thursday to launch a project aimed at protecting the world's tropical forests.

jeff bezos - Reuters
8:00am PDT - April 22nd, 2021

Amazon and Nestle join public-private plan to save world's forests - Reuters

The United States, Norway and Britain joined forces with companies including Amazon and Nestle on Thursday to launch a project aimed at protecting the world's tropical forests.

jeff bezos - Reuters
7:32am PDT - April 22nd, 2021

EU to examine Illumina's $7.1 billion acquisition of Grail on antitrust grounds - Reuters

EU antitrust regulators will examine Illumina Inc's proposed $7.1 billion acquisition of cancer test maker Grail Inc, the European Commission said on Tuesday, following a request from six countries on competition concerns.

jeff bezos - Reuters
5:41am PDT - April 20th, 2021

Amazon's video game division cancels Lord of the Rings game announced in 2019 - Reuters

Amazon.com Inc's video game division has canceled an online role-playing game based on the fantasy series Lord of the Rings, which was announced in 2019, an Amazon spokeswoman said.

jeff bezos - Reuters
3:44pm PDT - April 17th, 2021

Amazon’s new algorithm will spread workers’ duties across their muscle-tendon groups

Amazon is often accused of treating employees like expendable robots. And like machines, sometimes they break down. A 2019 survey of 145 warehouse workers found that 65% of them experienced physical pain while doing their jobs. Almost half (42%) said the pain…

jeff bezos - The Next Web
10:13am PDT - April 16th, 2021

The Morning After: Touring Mercedes' very luxurious EV

Today’s other headlines: Ferrari's CEO promises an EV in 2025, Amazon finally adds book covers to your Kindle lock screens and the US expels Russian diplomats in response to SolarWinds hack.

jeff bezos - Engadget
4:31am PDT - April 16th, 2021

Amazon’s New Algorithm Will Set Workers’ Schedules According to Muscle Use

In Jeff Bezos' last letter to shareholders as Amazon CEO, he laid out a plan to increase safety by algorithmically managing workers' bodies.

jeff bezos - Vice News
1:33pm PDT - April 15th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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3:08am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

Mikko (@mikko4216)
3:08am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

Claire (@ClaireWall1997)
3:08am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

Sonia Blake (@Soniancx)
3:08am PDT - May 16th, 2021
One of the huge mistakes people make is that they try to force an interest on themselves. You don’t choose your passions; your passions choose you.- Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of https://t.co/rHigRhbAe1 https://t.co/A3ngHNIoq8

One of the huge mistakes people make is that they try to force an interest on themselves. You don’t choose your passions; your passions choose you.- Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of https://t.co/rHigRhbAe1 https://t.co/A3ngHNIoq8

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3:08am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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3:08am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

Lugen (@lugentaubner1)
3:08am PDT - May 16th, 2021

From geeks to freaks – the not-so-secret sex lives of the world’s richest and most powerful. Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, Elon Musk and other tech leaders can't work 24/7, right? - FOXBusiness

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3:07am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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3:07am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

Merideth McNamee (@MeridethMcNamee)
3:07am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

Clif Flynn (@FlynnClif)
3:07am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

Abbas Osman (@Abbas_adde)
3:07am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

Jacque Dworsey, the Ken Bone of Silicon Valley (@jacque_dworsey)
3:06am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

Marcus Kramer (@marcuskramer)
3:06am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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3:06am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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3:06am PDT - May 16th, 2021
RT @ruchikahooda: Jeff Bezos divorced 

Bill Gates divorced 

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राष्ट्रवादिराठौर( vipin) (@MODIRAAJ_1)
3:06am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @scruffiie: me in 2038 when i forget to pay my cum bill and jeff bezos personally appears in my $5000 studio apartment to remove the nut…

Sir Wuffleton (@wuffleton)
3:06am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @scruffiie: me in 2038 when i forget to pay my cum bill and jeff bezos personally appears in my $5000 studio apartment to remove the nut…

CosmicCats (@RealCreeperCats)
3:06am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Unfettered capitalism is Jeff Bezos buying a $500 million, 416-foot super yacht with a helipad after working overtime to…

Humankindnessfirst (@4humankindness)
3:06am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

Shillbilly (@Shillbilly1)
3:05am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @AlArabiya_Eng: In January 2020, the world’s richest man, Jeff #Bezos, helped spin a bizarre narrative – that Saudi Arabia was behind th…

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3:05am PDT - May 16th, 2021
RT @ruchikahooda: Jeff Bezos divorced 

Bill Gates divorced 

Meanwhile,  all that Mukesh bhai can do.. https://t.co/9sTly8GymT

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3:05am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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3:04am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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3:04am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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3:03am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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3:02am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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3:02am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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3:02am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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3:02am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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3:01am PDT - May 16th, 2021
RT @ruchikahooda: Jeff Bezos divorced 

Bill Gates divorced 

Meanwhile,  all that Mukesh bhai can do.. https://t.co/9sTly8GymT

RT @ruchikahooda: Jeff Bezos divorced Bill Gates divorced Meanwhile, all that Mukesh bhai can do.. https://t.co/9sTly8GymT

Manish Dubey (@ManishD30122356)
3:00am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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3:00am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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3:00am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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3:00am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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2:59am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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2:58am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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2:58am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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2:58am PDT - May 16th, 2021

RT @BernieSanders: Tax breaks Republicans want to provide by repealing the estate tax: –$88 billion to the Walton family –$71 billion to…

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2:58am PDT - May 16th, 2021