Jeff Bezos launches $2 billion fund to finance preschools and help homeless families
In a tweet this morning, Amazon founder (and the world’s richest man) Jeff Bezos announced that he and his wife were creating a $2 billion fund to finance a network of nonprofit preschools and donate ...
Why Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is making nice with Trump
Amazon is so big now, it would be foolish to make enemies with the new Trump administration.
Lawsuit: Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer led illegal purge of male workers
A prominent local media executive fired from Yahoo last year has filed a lawsuit alleging the firm’s CEO Marissa Mayer led a campaign to purge male employees and replace them with women.
Blue Origin Crew Capsule Escape Test Goes Flawlessly
The private spaceflight company's New Shepard rocket and its capsule were both returned to ground after a successful test of its In-flight Escape system. An ...
Marissa Mayer: Yahoo CEO Failed to Turn Company Around
Brought in to turn Yahoo around, Marissa Mayer instead faces a looming sale that follows a string of strategic misfires.
Jeff Bezos says he'll put people in space in two years - Mar. 9, 2016
Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin will launch tourists into space by 2018.
Luxembourg Wants To Mine Asteroids For Minerals With The Help Of Google's Larry Page
Luxemburger Wort, one of the country's newspapers, reported that Etienne Schneider, Luxembourg's deputy prime minister and minister of the economy, said the government would work with one of the world...
Jeff Bezos' Rocket Company Blue Origin Launched And Landed Its Rocket, Again
Our vision: millions of people living and working in space. You can’t get there by throwing the hardware away. Watch the re-flight!
A Single Blood Test For All Cancers? Illumina, Bill Gates And Jeff Bezos Launch Startup To Make It Happen
What if a simple blood test could detect any cancer early, when it was still easy to treat? It sounds like science fiction. But Illumina, the $24 billion (market cap) biotechnology company that has pi...
The Greatest Hits of Samy Kamkar, YouTube's Favorite Hacker
In an age when hackers conduct organized crime schemes and sell secret intrusion techniques to spy agencies, Samy Kamkar takes a more fun-loving approach to dropping zero-day exploits: YouTube.
Jeff Bezos’s space company makes history by successfully launching and landing
In a development that has come more or less out of nowhere, Jeff Bezos’s rocket company, called Blue Origin, secretly launched a rocket to space and then landed it within five feet of its takeoff poin...
Jeff Bezos' Space Company Launches First Reusable Rocket
Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos beat Elon Musk 's SpaceX on Monday by successfully landing an unmanned test rocket – a historic feat that could greatly reduce the cost of space travel. Amazo...
Bezos Overtakes Slim as World's Fourth-Richest on Amazon Rally
Jeff Bezos has edged past Carlos Slim to become the world’s fourth-richest person, buoyed by a 113 percent rally this year in Amazon.com Inc. The 51-year-old founder of the world’s largest online reta...
Jeff Bezos now 5th-richest person in the world as Amazon stock surges on strong earnings
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos watched his net worth climb about about $3.4 billion after his company delivered its second consecutive surprise profit and sent its stock climbing about 7 percent on Thursday. ...
Has time run out on Marissa Mayer to save Yahoo?
Mayer was supposed to be the CEO that could finally make Yahoo a Wall Street powerhouse again. She would succeed where her numerous predecessors failed. Yahoo had 7 CEOs since 2001 before Mayer. Wall ...
Woz Comes Out For Bernie Sanders
Technically Incorrect: Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak tweets his dislike of both Republicans and Democrats and his support for the self-described socialist. Perhaps the two enjoy a spiritual kinship. ...
Jeff Bezos launches $2 billion fund to finance preschools and help homeless families
In a tweet this morning, Amazon founder (and the world’s richest man) Jeff Bezos announced that he and his wife were creating a $2 billion fund to finance a network of nonprofit preschools and donate ...
Lawsuit: Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer led illegal purge of male workers
A prominent local media executive fired from Yahoo last year has filed a lawsuit alleging the firm’s CEO Marissa Mayer led a campaign to purge male employees and replace them with women.
Jon Kleinberg
Jon Michael Kleinberg is an American computer scientist and the Tisch University Professor of Computer Science at Cornell University known for his work in algorithms and networks. He is a recipient of...
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Douglas Comer
Dr. Douglas Earl Comer (or Douglas Comer) is a full professor of Computer Science at Purdue University, where he teaches courses on operating systems and computer networks. He has written numerous res...
Luxembourg Wants To Mine Asteroids For Minerals With The Help Of Google's Larry Page
Luxemburger Wort, one of the country's newspapers, reported that Etienne Schneider, Luxembourg's deputy prime minister and minister of the economy, said the government would work with one of the world...
Moti Yung
Mordechai M. (Moti) Yung is an Israeli-American cryptographer and computer scientist currently employed at Google.Yung earned his Ph.D. from Columbia University in 1988 under the supervision of Zvi Ga...
David E. Goldberg
David Edward Goldberg (born 1953) is an American computer scientist, civil engineer, and professor at the department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering (IESE) at the University of Illino...
Samuel Madden (computer scientist)
Samuel R. Madden is a computer scientist specializing in database management systems. He is currently a professor of computer science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Madden was born ...
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Edwin Catmull
Edwin Earl "Ed" Catmull (born March 31, 1945) is a computer scientist and current president of Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Animation Studios (including the latter's DisneyToon Studios divi...
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The Greatest Hits of Samy Kamkar, YouTube's Favorite Hacker
In an age when hackers conduct organized crime schemes and sell secret intrusion techniques to spy agencies, Samy Kamkar takes a more fun-loving approach to dropping zero-day exploits: YouTube.
Woz Comes Out For Bernie Sanders
Technically Incorrect: Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak tweets his dislike of both Republicans and Democrats and his support for the self-described socialist. Perhaps the two enjoy a spiritual kinship. ...
Google boss warns of 'forgotten century' with email and photos at risk
Digital material including key historical documents could be lost forever because programs to view them will become defunct, says Vint Cerf