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Billionaire investor Carl Icahn sells off Apple shares

The activist investor says China is to blame.

By April 28, 2016

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Gay dating app Grindr sells controlling stake to Chinese billionaire

Grindr has sold a 60 percent stake to Chinese billionaire Zhou Yahui for $93 million, though no major changes to the app are expected to be made.

By January 12, 2016

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Russian billionaire patiently listens for alien sounds

Yuri Milner, who backed Facebook and Twitter, says his search for extraterrestrial life is in "listening mode."

By October 7, 2015

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Billionaire who sold Minecraft to Microsoft is sad and lonely

Technically Incorrect: In a series of tweets, Markus Persson says he's never felt more isolated.

By August 30, 2015

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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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Trump campaign says Zuckerberg should move to a border town

It's a clash of billionaires. The spokeswoman for Donald Trump's presidential campaign dismisses Mark Zuckerberg, who criticized "fearful voices calling for building walls."

By April 13, 2016

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World's tech leaders, convened in secret, talk Trump

Tim Cook, Larry Page and Elon Musk joined billionaires and politicos in debating the Republican hopeful, according to the Huffington Post.

By March 8, 2016

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The 404 Show: Leave 'Toy Story' alone!

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