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HQ Trivia, the live trivia app that has become a surprise phenomenon, is now receiving funding backed by gay billionaire Peter Thiel causing some former fans to start a campaign urging people to #DeleteHQ. The app goes live twice a day on weekdays and once a day on weekends to give participants the ...
HQ Trivia Users Deleting App After Gay billionaire Peter Thiel Named investor. The #DeleteHQ ... It was announced earlier this week that the popular app, on which 1 million people play trivia every day, will raise $15 million from billionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel's Founders Fund. Cyan Banister, a ...

Gawker's posts will be captured and saved by the non-profit Freedom of the Press Foundation, following a report that venture capitalist Peter Thiel wants to ... The archive will focus on preserving the entire sites of "news outlets we deem to be especially vulnerable to the 'billionaire problem,'" Higgins wrote.
... million to expand beyond its current market of Colorado, Washington, Nevada and Oregon. That brings its total funding to $29.5 million. Earlier this month, a private equity firm backed by billionaire Peter Thiel said it has amassed $200 million for its cannabis portfolio, which includes the official brand of the ...
billionaire Peter Thiel: Investment Philosophy, bitcoin and A.I (2017). Date. 1/21/2018 4:33:35 PM ... (MENAFN - ValueWalk) An interview with billionaire venture capitalist and co-founder Valar Ventures, Peter Thiel. In this interview, Peter discusses how he approaches investing and what sectors he is most interested in.
Peter Thiel, the billionaire investor and Trump supporter, summed up his candidate's appeal -- and what the press didn't understand -- not long before election Day. "I think one thing that should be distinguished here is that the media is always taking Trump literally," he said. "It never takes him seriously, but ...

Peter Thiel, the man who funded former wrestler Hulk Hogan's legal claim against Gawker over the publication of a leaked sex tape, has made a bid to buy ... According to Reuters, which first reported the story, the move could potentially allow the billionaire to remove stories about himself from the internet, ...
As Reuters reported, "venture capitalist Peter Thiel has made an offer for Gawker, hoping to overcome legal hurdles and rival bidders for the online news site the billionaire helped shutter by funding litigation against it, people familiar with the matter said." Bloomberg explains, "Although media company ...
"PayPal cofounder and facebook board member Peter Thiel--really the only significant silicon Valley voice to support Trump--was warned by another billionaire and longtime Trump friend that Trump would, in an explosion of flattery, offer Thiel his undying friendship. Everybody says you're great, you and ...
billionaire investor Peter Thiel is exploring starting a conservative news outlet, with backing from the powerful Mercer family and a cast of Fox News celebrities, according to revelations in a new book and a report from BuzzFeed News. Last May, Thiel was set to meet with former Fox News chairman Roger ...
billionaire investor Peter Thiel is exploring starting a conservative news outlet, with backing from the powerful Mercer family and a cast of Fox News celebrities, according to revelations in a new book and a report from BuzzFeed News. Last May, Thiel was set to meet with former Fox News Chairman Roger ...
But as Wolff reports in his forthcoming book, the Mercer's public distancing from Bannon comes as billionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel is reportedly mulling the creation of a conservative news network--and discussing that idea with the Mercers. Thiel and the Mercers were major donors to Trump's ...
He'll face the Fox. Thiel, an early supporter of both facebook and President Trump, reportedly wants to launch a new conservative network, backed by Republican media luminaries and cash from hedge fund mogul Robert Mercer -- who recently announced he's selling his stake in Breitbart News.
The price of bitcoin increased by 13.5 per cent to US$15,017 ($21,187) after a report found billionaire Peter Thiel, an early investor in facebook and co-founder of Paypal, had heavily invested in the cryptocurrency. Thiel's venture capital firm, Founders Fund, bought around US$15 to US$20 million ($21.1m ...
Founders Fund, the venture-capital firm co-founded by Peter Thiel, has amassed hundreds of millions of dollars of the volatile cryptocurrency. The bet has been spread across several of the firm's most recent funds, including one that began investing in mid-2017 and made bitcoin one of its first investments.
Donald Trump's favorite news channel, Fox News, may have a new right-wing cable rival competing for the president's affections. Peter Thiel, the billionaire entrepreneur and venture capitalist who funded pro wrestler Hulk Hogan's lawsuit against now-defunct gossip website Gawker, is reportedly looking to ...
Founders Fund, the venture capital fund started by famed silicon Valley investor and entrepreneur Peter Thiel, is holding "hundreds of millions of ... Last year, Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss became "bitcoin billionaires," seeing a spectacular return on their investment of $11 million in the currency five years ...

Do you want to know the important finance and investment philosophy? Do you want to know how billionaire Peter Thiel approaches investing? In this video, you will learn from American entrepreneur, venture capitalist, philanthropist, political activist, and author, Peter Thiel about how you can approach ...
Nearly a decade ago, billionaire Peter Thiel cofounded a nonprofit called Seasteading Institute, and contributed seed funding toward what could become the world's first floating city. By 2020, the Institute aims to build a dozen floating islands in French Polynesia featuring homes, restaurants, offices, schools ...
Gawker was shut down last year after a secret, decade-long campaign waged by the billionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel. But the site, where I worked as a reporter for three years, was the first news outlet to air allegations of misconduct against Louis C.K., Kevin Spacey and other members of the political ...
technology billionaire Peter Thiel has made a rare visit to New Zealand, checking out an art gallery hosting an exhibition by prominent local artist Simon Denny exploring some of his more outlandish ideas. The exhibit, on show at the Michael Lett gallery until December 22, has Denny using the medium of ...
Players of the widely popular trivia app HQ are displeased with the news that the app's next round of funding may come from Founders Fund, a venture firm founded by billionaire Peter Thiel. Recode reported the news yesterday; today, the hashtag #DeleteHQ has started trending as users are speaking out ...
Peter Thiel is an internet oligarch who believes in a stateless world free of regulation or limits on human endeavour. He made millions on PayPal, and ... The billionaire-to-be would have been indistinguishable from the hordes of middle-class tourists also enjoying the thrills of Queenstown. Thiel was drawn to the region's ...
Peter Thiel, the billionaire venture capitalist and facebook board member who secretly bankrolled lawsuits to undermine Gawker Media, said he might turn the now-defunct news and gossip website Gawker.com into a conservative investigative outlet if he is successful with his bid to buy the domain.
Talking about two of the technologies that silicon Valley is most excited about right now -- cryptocurrency and artificial intelligence -- the controversial billionaire and PayPal cofounder used this technique on Wednesday night. "Crypto is Libertarian, AI is communist," Thiel declared, during a public debate ...
Sitting onstage together at Stanford University on Wednesday night, two tech moguls with intertwined pasts but opposing political views -- Peter Thiel and Reid Hoffman -- faced a question about their relationship: In today's political environment, would they still have become friends like they did in ...
Last month in an art gallery in Auckland, New Zealand, I stood in front of silicon Valley billionaire Peter Thiel's likeness cast in plastic, as a tiny board game figurine raising a shield and arrow in battle with democracy, portrayed as a snarling dragon. Fair elections, depicted as a fierce lion, was coming at him, ...
billionaire Peter Thiel bids on site that he helped bankrupt ... if he's successful in outbidding other suitors. Peter Thiel made an offer to purchase some assets of Gawker Media LLC, the news and gossip site he helped bankrupt in 2016 by secretly funding a lawsuit, said a person familiar with the offer.
Peter Thiel, the technology billionaire, submitted a bid this week to purchase Gawker.com, the remaining unsold property from the Gawker Media gossip empire that was nearly destroyed in 2016 by a lawsuit largely bankrolled by Thiel. If approved, the acquisition could be the last step in a yearslong effort ...
Peter Thiel helped bring down Gawker by secretly funding litigation by Hulk ... to support such a lawsuit against the silicon Valley billionaire.
billionaire investor and entrepreneur Peter Thiel recently sold nearly three-quarters of his remaining stake in facebook (FB), according to ...
In a twist, it turned out that a group of US businessmen, including silicon Valley billionaire Peter Thiel, had reportedly invested $7 million in the ...
So far, high-profile silicon Valley venture capitalist and PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel isn't saying publicly why he gave hundreds of thousands ...
reid hoffman archive Peter Thiel Reid Hoffman, left, and Peter Thiel have been close friends for 30 years, even though their ideological divide is ...
Peter Thiel was a vocal supporter of Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election. ... billionaire venture capitalist Peter Thiel has quietly left Y ...
So far, high-profile silicon Valley venture capitalist and PayPal co-founder Peter Thiel isn't saying publicly why he gave hundreds of thousands ...
Peter Thiel is offering a $10,000 fellowship to young entrepreneurs who drop ... If a billionaire shows up and offers you $10,000 to drop out of ...
Reid Hoffman is the billionaire cofounder of LinkedIn and served as its ... his 30-year friendship with his political opposite Peter Thiel, and his ...
Peter Thiel will travel to Austin, Texas, in March for the South by ... The billionaire PayPal co-founder made headlines in 2016 when it was ...
billionaire investors Reid Hoffman and Peter Thiel have been friends for 30 ... Reid Hoffman, an influential Democratic donor, and Peter Thiel, ...
This week, Peter Thiel, the billionaire founder of Paypal and early investor into facebook, stated that bitcoin is one of the most interesting ...
As the debate over the growth and legitimacy of bitcoin continues, billionaire serial entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel has made public his ...
billionaire hedge-fund manager Seth Klarman is known as much for his .... Peter Thiel Says People Are Still Underestimating bitcoin (Business ...
billionaire investors Peter Thiel and Warren Buffett joined the ranks of those who underestimate the market for bitcoin is unstable and is in ...
Her trip to the Bay Area in July included breakfast with Peter Thiel, the billionaire PayPal founder who helped take down Gawker and has ...
Peter Thiel is a heavyweight entrepreneur and investor who made his career in silicon Valley. He launched and took public online payments ...
billionaires like Peter Thiel and Larry Page are also investing large sums ... Bloomberg's billionaire founder and CEO Michael Bloomberg has ...
Forbes reckons there are 59 technology billionaires in the Top 400. ... Peter Thiel and Sean Parker (facebook), David Filo and Jerry Yang ...
Peter Thiel got married in Vienna this past weekend, Axios has learned. Guests came expecting to celebrate the billionaire venture capitalist's 50th birthday, but ...
Backed by silicon Valley billionaire Peter Thiel, Beverly Hills based Harder hit the headlines last year when he helped convince a Florida jury ...


 

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