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Forbes' tech billionaires list shows rich got richer, with Gates at No. 1

Bill Gates has added $3 billion to his net worth, cementing his position as the world's richest tech billionaire -- and once again as the richest person in the world.

By March 2, 2015

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The 404 Show 1,579: Leave Toy Story alone! Singles' Day, Mark Cuban on being a billionaire (podcast)

Iyaz is back today to discuss the new Toy Story controversy, the Chinese phenomenon on Singles' Day and why Mark Cuban's billionaire comments have us undecided on whether or not we like the guy.

By November 10, 2014

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The 404 Show 1,579: Leave Toy Story alone! Singles' Day, Mark Cuban on being a billionaire (podcast)

Iyaz is back today to discuss the new Toy Story controversy, the Chinese phenomenon on Singles' Day and why Mark Cuban's billionaire comments have us undecided on whether or not we like the guy.

By November 10, 2014

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NASA balks at billionaire's request for Mars mission aid

First "space tourist" Dennis Tito asks agency to chip in with some new rockets and cash for a 2017 manned mission. NASA says thanks, but no thanks.

By November 21, 2013

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'First billionaire in hip-hop' Dre boasts of Apple-Beats deal on Facebook

Appearing to confirm rumours of a $3.2 billion Apple buyout, Beats co-founder says Forbes' rich list has changed "in a big way".

By May 9, 2014

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Airbnb exec denies competition with hotels, says an Airbnb trip 'changes you'

An Airbnb trip "doesn't end when you leave -- when you go home it changes you somehow," says head of engineering Mike Curtis.

By March 3, 2015

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'Kingsman: The Secret Service' shakes and stirs with demented spy action

Colin Firth and newcomer Taron Egerton take on Silicon Valley supervillain Samuel L. Jackson with an arsenal of cool gadgets, a stiff upper lip and a fistful of bruising action scenes.

By January 21, 2015

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Tech billionaires chase their wildest dreams (pictures)

Given the wealth concentrated in Silicon Valley, it's no surprise that tech CEOs and founders put their money toward the seemingly impossible, on land, on sea, and in space.

8 Images By October 26, 2013

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Entertainment-discovery app Shazam raises $30M on $1B valuation

Shazam says that it has over 100 million monthly active mobile users and has added more tracks to its music catalog.

By January 21, 2015

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Billionaire boats: Sailing on super-deluxe superyachts

Do you dream of your own gin palace on the waves? Summer is the perfect time to drool over these gorgeous gin palaces, especially when you're cooling off in your inflatable dinghy.

By July 2, 2013