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Mark Zuckerberg Makes The Steve Jobs Move And Gives Himself $1 Salary For 2013

Mark Zuckerberg Makes The Steve Jobs Move And Gives Himself $1 Salary For 2013

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Forget the yachts, parties and women. You know you’ve made it when you can take a salary of just $1 and remain one of the richest people in the world. The latest member of this elite club is Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, who, according to a regulatory filing released yesterday, earned just one dollar in […]

Elon Musk Reveals He Thought Tesla Would ‘Most Likely Fail’
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Elon Musk Reveals He Thought Tesla Would ‘Most Likely Fail’

In a profile interview that headlined Sunday’s edition of CBS’ “60 Minutes,” CEO of Tesla Motors and Space X, Elon Musk, made the surprising admission that when he founded Tesla he didn’t think it would be successful. “I thought we would most likely fail,” Musk said, before adding that “we at least could address the […]

US Government Says Bitcoin Is Property, Not Currency, Will Tax It As Such
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US Government Says Bitcoin Is Property, Not Currency, Will Tax It As Such

The Internal Revenue Service has finally recognized the existence of Bitcoin this week, announcing that the virtual coin system will be treated as a property by the US government. And although the IRS won’t be treating it as a full-fledged currency, all transactions using Bitcoin will be taxed. There are a number of complicated implications […]

Digital Currency Gains Momentum Worldwide, This Time In Iceland
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Digital Currency Gains Momentum Worldwide, This Time In Iceland

When the economy goes to sh*t, just invent your own digital currency! At least, that’s the idea behind Auroracoin, a digital currency that just emerged in Iceland. A person or group of people released this cyber currency on the web under the pseudonym Baldur Friggjar Óðinsson. The aim is a ploy to decentralize economic power in […]

Good Guy Starbucks CEO Pledges To Donate $30 Million To Research PTSD For Veterans
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Good Guy Starbucks CEO Pledges To Donate $30 Million To Research PTSD For Veterans

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz announced last week that he will be donating $30 million toward research for brain trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder in veterans. Schultz revealed the gift in an interview with CBS News last Wednesday, in which he stated that he believes the American people are still not fully aware of what so […]

Candy Crush Founding Trio Set To Make Up To $2.6 Billion Combined In Upcoming IPO
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Candy Crush Founding Trio Set To Make Up To $2.6 Billion Combined In Upcoming IPO

As Candy Crush maker King Digital Entertainment, Plc readies itself to debut on the New York Stock Exchange tomorrow, its three founders may have to go searching for pants with deeper pockets than usual, as each is to make hundreds of millions once their company becomes publicly traded. Up until now, much of the focus […]