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Yahoo's $8B Black Hole

www1.realclearmarkets.com — Think of Yahoo as a traditional enterprise (with all the assets just mentioned) stuck on top of a small safe deposit box. Inside that box: a huge pile of cash, plus stock certificates of two Asian...

Yahoo's $8 Billion Black Hole

bloomberg.com — The headquarters of in Sunnyvale, California, encompasses roughly 1 million square feet of waterfront office space, with floor-to-ceiling windows and views of San Francisco Bay. Yahoo owns the campus, as well as a 50-acre plot of land in Santa Clara that was once seen as a possible location for an expanded headquarters but which now contains a parking lot for the San Francisco 49ers.

Russian billionaire pledges $100M to build butterfly-size spaceships

chicagotribune.com — To those hoping that Yuri Milner, the Russian billionaire who's backed various Internet and space ventures, had called a press conference in New York to announce that his search for extraterrestrials had achieved contact: Prepare to be disappointed. No aliens have been found-yet.

Russian billionaire pledges $100m to build butterfly-size spaceships

nzherald.co.nz — By Max Chafkin To those hoping that Yuri Milner, the Russian billionaire who's backed various Internet and space ventures, had called a press conference in New York to announce that his search for extraterrestrials had achieved contact: Prepare to be disappointed. No aliens have been found-yet.

Billionaire Yuri Milner pledges $100 mn to build butterfly-size spaceships

livemint.com — Milner, along with Stephen Hawking, is poised to unveil an ambitious research project with the goal of finding faraway planets capable of sustaining life New York: To those hoping that Yuri Milner, the Russian billionaire who's backed various Internet and space ventures, had called a press conference in New York to announce that his search for extraterrestrials had achieved contact: Prepare to be disappointed.

Russian pledges $100M to build spaceships

sltrib.com — Breakthrough Starshot is funded by a $100 million grant from Milner with the goal of finding faraway planets capable of sustaining life. The grant comes in addition to the $100 million he donated last year to the Breakthrough Listen project, which will search the universe for intelligent beings over the next 10 years.

Billionaire Yuri Milner pledges $100 million to build butterfly-size spaceships

dallasnews.com — To those hoping that Yuri Milner, the Russian billionaire who's backed various Internet and space ventures, had called a press conference in New York to announce that his search for extraterrestrials had achieved contact: Prepare to be disappointed. No aliens have been found-yet.

Billionaire Yuri Milner Pledges $100 Million to Build Butterfly-Size Spaceships

bloomberg.com — To those hoping that Yuri Milner, the Russian billionaire who's backed various Internet and space ventures, had called a press conference in New York to announce that his search for extraterrestrials had achieved contact: Prepare to be disappointed. No aliens have been found-yet.

Inside People Magazine's Snapchat War Room

bloomberg.com — It's just past 9pm on Sunday night, and seven pop culture savants are crammed in a windowless conference room in New York's financial district, staring at a collection of screens. They're toggling between Twitter, Slack, Giphy, Instagram, Google Docs, and a half dozen entertainment and culture websites, while emailing with a team of reporters.

How Snapchat Built a Business By Confusing Olds

bloomberg.com — Photographs by Julian Berman On a Wednesday in early February, Khaled Khaled, a 40-year-old record producer from Miami, stepped into the garden of his temporary residence at the Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles. As he does most mornings, he gave thanks for another day on earth.
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Apr 29, 2016

@mccarthyryanj and, probably in the long run, bad for the business side too

Apr 28, 2016

RT @ellenjpollock1: Why is everyone in the @BW art department driving Maseratis? pic.twitter.com/ThG57ExrIn

Apr 28, 2016

@stuartathompson @tophtucker (Q) how do u feel about hilarious, thoughtful, design that makes readers want to read? (A) very very good, thx

Apr 28, 2016

RT @brianwomack: As things heat up at Yahoo -- again -- it's a good time to step back and consider Mayer's efforts. bloomberg.com/features/2016-…@chafkinw/ @chafkin

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This is what happens when the Braves come to your small town bloomberg.com/features/2016-… (new in @BW) pic.twitter.com/AYbMxAGHtx

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Rich people have it real nice luxury goods and the Times is ON IT nytimes.com/2016/04/24/bus…


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