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Amazon’s second headquarters could push home prices up by nearly 30% in its host city — here’s why renters should be worried

Newark and Raleigh could see the largest hikes, while the longtime frontrunner, Washington, DC, would see only a 4% increase in home prices.

Jeff Bezos wants to spend $2 billion on education and the homeless. These four cities could use it the most.

The billionaire's scholarship program could go the furthest in Detroit and Las Vegas, while funding for the homeless could help mitigate the severe crises in LA and San Francisco.
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‘Our industry has lost a pioneer’: Tech titans are devastated by the death of Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen

Some of the most prominent tech leaders on the planet have paid tribute to Paul Allen, the Microsoft cofounder who died on Monday at the age of 65. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, Apple CEO Tim Cook, and Google CEO Sundar Pichai were among those who celebrated the mark Allen left.
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Here’s the long-lost 1975 TV episode that Jeff Bezos makes people watch to understand what his space company is all about

In 1975, a WNET television show called "The Roundtable" featured sci-fi author Isaac Asimov and futurist Gerard O'Neill discussing how humans could live in space inside giant colonies. The TV episode inspired Jeff Bezos to build rockets but was lost in a New Jersey storage unit for nearly 45 years.

Jeff Bezos: Today’s internet is a ‘confirmation bias machine’ that could help autocratic regimes

After touting his space tourism mission (now set for 2019), Jeff Bezos also weighed in on the current state of social media and the internet in general on Monday. "I think the Internet in its current incarnation is a confirmation bias machine," he said.
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Jeff Bezos defends Amazon taking defense contracts, even as Google and others shy away: ‘This is a great country and it does need to be defended...

Microsoft and Google employees have protested recently over bids for US military contracts — but Amazon has no intention of dropping out.

In a 20-year-old interview, Jeff Bezos said there’s a reason most startups have to move out of the garage — and it’s not because of ...

In 1998, writer Steve Homer conducted an interview with Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, who was visiting the United Kingdom the promote the UK version of his relatively new website, Amazon. Bezos provided some early insight into how the company grew.
Jeff Bezos earns more than $4 million an hour.

We did the math to calculate exactly how much money billionaires and celebrities like Jeff Bezos and Kylie Jenner make an hour

Some of America's richest people make more money in one hour than others would ever see in their lifetime. From Jeff Bezos and Mark Zuckerberg to George Clooney and Kylie Jenner, see how much 16 of the richest billionaires and celebrities in America make an hour.

A look inside the marriage of the richest couple in history, Jeff and MacKenzie Bezos — who met at work, were engaged in 3 months, and own more ...

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos — who is now the richest person in history — is married to novelist Mackenzie Bezos, who has been with him since Amazon began.
Jeff Bezos works hard for his money, but his daily routine indicates that he's not addicted to work.

A day in the life of the richest person in the world, Jeff Bezos — whose company is worth $1 trillion and who still washes the dishes after dinn...

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos is the richest person in the world. He runs online retail giant Amazon, which became the second US company to join the $1 trillion club. Here's a look at his daily routine.