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Bill Gates Joins Instagram From Tanzania

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Instagram just got a new follower: Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates.

The richest person in the world made his debut on the photo-sharing platform on Friday morning under the username “thisisbillgates” (“billgates” was already taken). 358 more words

Money Matters

Understanding Amazon’s Economic Moats

Thesis

This piece is about understanding the source, power, and reach of Amazon’s competitive advantage(s).

My thesis is the following: Amazon’s durable and non-replicable advantage stems from the successful integration of its retail, technology, and logistics businesses; and this integration is itself a derivative of Amazon’s customer-centricity. 2,642 more words

FOR RICHER, FOR POORER

It is reported that on 27 July 2017 Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon, briefly became the world’s richest man before being knocked off the number one slot by Microsoft’s Bill Gates. 170 more words

Business

Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos' look has changed drastically since he started the company

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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos became the world’s richest man for a brief time this week, surpassing Bill Gates.

The tech entrepreneur has changed a lot since he started Amazon in the 90s.  155 more words

Lifestyle

Amazon sales surge, but spending bites into profit

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Internet colossus Amazon on Thursday reported profit shrank in the recently ended quarter despite surging sales as it poured money into growth. 456 more words

Money Matters

Forbes: Amazon CEO Bezos was briefly the world’s richest man


NEW YORK/July 27, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos briefly became the world s richest man Thursday in Forbes magazine s tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high. 45 more words

Forbes: Amazon CEO Bezos was briefly the world's richest man


NEW YORK/July 27, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos briefly became the world’s richest man Thursday in Forbes magazine’s tracking of wealth, as stock in his e-commerce company hit an all-time high. 11 more words