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Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Foxconn Buys Stake In Camera Maker GoPro, Turning Founder Into A Billionaire   —  Nicholas Woodman, avid surfer and GoPro founder, is now a billionaire.  (Photo courtesy of GoPro)  —  GoPro cameras have become the go-to item for filming extreme sports.  The small, high quality video cameras …
Dec 23, 2012, 1:55 AMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Square To Announce Cabs Partnership With City Of New York   —  After closing out a deal to implement its technology in Starbucks stores across the nation, mobile payment company Square may be taking to the streets to find more revenue streams.  Literally.  —  Late Monday, private company expert PrivCo …
Oct 8, 2012, 10:40 PMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Early Facebook Investor and Board Member Peter Thiel Sells Nearly All Of His Company Shares   —  Billionaire Peter Thiel sold nearly all of his remaining Facebook shares last week according to a financial document filed today with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Aug 20, 2012, 5:55 PMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Professor Billionaire: The Stanford Academic Who Wrote Google Its First Check   —  David Cheriton wrote a $100,000 check to Larry Page and Sergey Brin in 1998.  Today that check is now worth more than $1 billion in Google shares.  (Martin Klimek / Getty Images)
Aug 2, 2012, 6:40 AMIn context
Ryan Mac / Forbes:
Mark Zuckerberg's Good Week Gets Better After He Marries Long-Time Girlfriend   —  Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan were married on Saturday according to the groom's Facebook page.  (Photo via Facebook)  —  Mark Zuckerberg's good week just got better.  On Saturday, he married long-time girlfriend Priscilla Chan.
May 19, 2012, 11:35 PMIn context
Ryan Mac / Mobile:
Reid Hoffman And Peter Thiel In Conversation: The Biggest Misses   —  This is the final post of a five-part series from a conversation between Founders Fund cofounder Peter Thiel and LinkedIn cofounder and Greylock partner Reid Hoffman.  One new video has been posted each day leading …
May 3, 2012, 9:40 AMIn context

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