Billionaire


Stephen Hawking, Russian billionaire to build interstellar spaceships

Stephen Hawking, Russian billionaire to build interstellar spaceships

New York, April 13 (IANS) World-renowned British astrophysicist Stephen Hawking on Tuesday teamed up with Russian billionaire Y...

Apr 13 2016, 8:27am CDT

Michael Bloomberg

Billionaire Former Mayor of NYC, Michael Bloomberg, To Spend $1 Billion On Presidential Bid

Michael R. Bloomberg, a billionaire and former mayor of New York City, is jumping into the presidential race only if he can win...

Jan 25 2016, 9:07am CST

Mariah Carey and Billionaire James Packer are Engaged

Mariah Carey and Billionaire James Packer are Engaged

News breaks from Australia that singer Mariah Carey and Billionaire James Packer are engaged....

Jan 22 2016, 12:29am CST

Billionaire John Paul DeJoria gets into Headphone Battle against Apple

Billionaire John Paul DeJoria gets into Headphone Battle against Apple

John Paul DeJoria, the billionaire boss of Paul Mitchell shampoo and Patron tequila, is taking a shot at Apple's Beats Audio. T...

Jul 9 2014, 1:06am CDT

Michael Jordan Hits the Billionaire List

Michael Jordan Hits the Billionaire List

That is a lot of money...

Jun 13 2014, 5:48pm CDT

Michael Jordan Becomes A Billionaire

Michael Jordan Becomes A Billionaire

Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan is now a billionaire, per Forbes Magazine's Mike Ozanian....

Jun 12 2014, 9:56pm CDT

Dr. Dre will not be a billionaire after the deal with Apple has finalized

Dr. Dre will not be a billionaire after the deal with Apple has finalized

Adding 25% share of the company and other assets, Dr. Dre will be left with $800 million worth of wealth...

May 11 2014, 3:27am CDT

Sour Candy: Weak King.Com IPO Costs Chairman And CEO Billionaire Status

Weak Candy Crush IPO Costs Chairman And CEO Billionaire Status

For the executives of Candy Crush maker King Digital Entertainment, Wednesday’s initial public offering couldn’t have been more...

Mar 27 2014, 2:11am CDT

Oprah Partners With Billionaire Buddy Howard Schultz For Her Own Starbucks Tea

Oprah Partners With Billionaire Buddy Howard Schultz For Her Own Starbucks Tea

Just when you thought Brand Oprah couldn’t extend into any new categories, the media queen can now be found in a Starbucks near...

Mar 19 2014, 3:06pm CDT

Wall Street Gets New Billionaire As Virtu Prepares For IPO

Virtu CEO Vincent Viola is the latest Wall Street CEO to hit billionaire status. Viola, the founder–and majority shareholder–of...

Mar 10 2014, 10:56pm CDT

Gates back on top of Forbes' billionaire rankings

NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is once again the world's richest person. Forbes magazine announced its ranking...

Mar 3 2014, 4:51pm CST

Jeff Rothschild, The Hidden Facebook Billionaire

Meet Jeff Rothschild, The Hidden Facebook Billionaire Old Enough To Be Zuckerberg's Dad

When Jeff Rothschild joined Facebook in 2005, he was old enough to be Mark Zuckerberg’s father. At 50, the experienced entrepre...

Feb 28 2014, 4:16pm CST

Are You A Billionaire Looking To Make A Deal? Call this Guy

Are You A Billionaire Looking To Make A Deal? Call this Guy

“You gotta meet Demetri while you’re in town.” The text message had come from an entrepreneur and investor I knew. One of those...

Jan 22 2014, 5:06am CST

Dropbox Founder Drew Houston Joins Billionaire Ranks As Company Reaches $10 Billion Valuation

Dropbox Founder Drew Houston Joins Billionaire Ranks As Company Reaches $10 Billion Valuation

In late 2011, a young and brash Drew Houston was doing battle with Steve Jobs. Two years shy of 30, the Dropbox cofounder and C...

Jan 17 2014, 6:21pm CST

Tech Exec Aneel Bhusri Becomes A Billionaire As Workday Shares Soar

Tech Exec Aneel Bhusri Becomes A Billionaire As Workday Shares Soar

Aneel Bhusri wears many hats. A Silicon Valley veteran, he’s been a partner at venture capital firm Greylock Partners for the l...

Jan 6 2014, 4:36pm CST

Billionaire Sheldon Adelson Was Year's Biggest Winner, With Fortune Jumping $15 Billion

Billionaire Sheldon Adelson Was Year's Biggest Winner, With Fortune Jumping $15 Billion

Las Vegas Sands chief exec Sheldon Adelson hit the jackpot in 2013. The gambling tycoon’s net worth soared $15 billion, or 68%,...

Dec 23 2013, 8:36am CST

I4U news

IPO Mints Latest Chinese Billionaire Clan; Loyal 24-Year-Old Daughter Leads Key Trust

The 2.4% rise in the stock price of Chinese real estate developer Logan Property on the first day of trading on Friday at the H...

Dec 21 2013, 11:26pm CST

Former Billionaire Mikhail Khodorkovsky Out of Jail, Issues Statement From Germany

Former Billionaire Mikhail Khodorkovsky Out of Jail, Issues Statement From Germany

In a stunning turn of events, Russia’s president Vladimir Putin pardoned Mikhail Khodorkovsky, on Thursday at the end of his an...

Dec 20 2013, 11:26am CST

iPhone 5C still too expensive in China, iPhone 5S cases available, billionaire investor buys more Apple stock and more

iPhone 5C still too expensive in China, iPhone 5S cases available, billionaire investor buys more Apple stock and more

New iPhone is too expensive for most Chinese and lots of rumors surface in Apple news...

Sep 12 2013, 1:18pm CDT

Janet Jackson Joins Billionaire Club

Janet Jackson Joins Billionaire Club

Entertainer Janet Jackson is a billionaire according to a new report....

May 22 2013, 11:11pm CDT

WSJ Goes Inside Billionaire's Yacht

WSJ Goes Inside Billionaire's Yacht

Since I am a normal person who will never own a yacht, I hardly keep up with the goings on in the yachting world. The Wall Stre...

Apr 19 2010, 11:00am CDT