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. ...
Clarence L. "Ben" Coates
Clarence L. “Ben” Coates (born November 5, 1923, in Hastings, Nebraska) was an American computer scientist and engineer known for his work on waveform recognition devices, circuit gates and accumulato...
Amir Pnueli
Amir Pnueli (Hebrew: אמיר פנואלי‎; April 22, 1941 – November 2, 2009) was an Israeli computer scientist and the 1996 Turing Award recipient.
Pnueli was born in Nahalal, in the British Ma...
Amir Pnueli - Wikipedia
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.
Kenneth N. Stevens
Kenneth N. Stevens (1924 - 2013) was the Clarence J. LeBel Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and Professor of Health Sciences and Technology at the Research Laboratory of Elect...
Kenneth N. Stevens - Wikipedia
Kurt Bollacker
Kurt Bollacker is an American computer scientist with a research background in the areas of machine learning, digital libraries, semantic networks, and electro-cardiographic modeling. He received a Ph...
Kurt Bollacker - Wikipedia
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...
Farshad Fotouhi
Farshad Fotouhi is the dean of Wayne State University's college of engineering. Farshad Fotouhi joined Wayne State University in 1988 as faculty in the Department of Computer Science. From 2000 to 20...
Farshad Fotouhi - Wikipedia
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.
Lee Giles
Clyde Lee Giles is an American computer scientist and the David Reese Professor and Interim Associate Dean of Research at the College of Information Sciences and Technology at the Pennsylvania State U...
Christos Faloutsos
Christos Faloutsos (Greek: Χρήστος Φαλούτσος) is a Greek computer scientist and a professor at Carnegie Mellon University. He has received the Presidential Young Investigator Award by the National...