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Internet Billionaires Face Off In Renewed Texas Space Race

By MICHAEL GRACZYK

VAN HORN, Texas (AP) — An isolated edge of vast West Texas is home to a highly secretive part of the 21st-century space race, one of two being directed in the Lone Star State by Internet billionaires whose personalities and corporate strategies seem worlds apart. 856 more words

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Lessons From a Year Spent on a Two Pizza Team

Work alone. You’re going to be best able to design revolutionary products and features if you’re working on your own. Not on a committee. Not on a team – …

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Bromford

Dear Amazon....

Books, as well as magazines, newspapers, newsletters in all of their various formats: paper, digital, smoke signals, whatever, are not commodities. They are speech.

There is no hard and fast rule that books should be priced at $9.99, or lower. 300 more words

Debates

Jason Kilar's Vessel Raises $57.5 Million Led by IVP to Build Out Subscription-Video Service

Vessel, the subscription-oriented digital video service founded by ex-Hulu CEO Jason Kilar, has raised $57.5 million in Series B funding, led by Institutional Venture Partners (IVP). 370 more words

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Bezos Is Venturing Into The Amazon

I’ve never heard of Jeff Bezos. However, I have heard of Amazon.com. Amazon is one of the first internet sites of its kind, and the industry innovator and leader of e-commerce. 423 more words

Business Management

Your Passions Choose You

“One of the huge mistakes people make is that they try to force an interest on themselves. You don’t choose your passions; your passions choose you.”

– Jeff Bezos