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Google co-founder Sergey Brin says he’s been mining ethereum with his son

At a blockchain summit hosted by Sir Richard Branson in Morocco, Sergey Brin said that he first became excited about blockchain technology when he began mining ethereum with his son.
Sir Richard Branson.

Billionaire Richard Branson thinks America should give out free money to fix inequality

Richard Branson is an advocate of universal basic income. That's to say he believes that everyone should receive a living wage from the government, regardless of financial status. "A basic income should be introduced in Europe and in America," Branson told The New York Times on Saturday.
Apple CEO Tim Cook.

16 of the biggest leaders in Silicon Valley reveal the one thing they would tell their teenage selves

Mark Zuckerberg, Tim Cook, Bill Gates, and various other leaders in the tech industry have been asked the question "What would you tell your younger self?" in interviews over the years. Here's what they said.
Richard Branson hopes to become an astronaut within 12 months.

Richard Branson says he’s months away from becoming an astronaut, as his space race with Jeff Bezos suddenly heats up

Both Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos' respective companies, Virgin Galactic and Blue Origin, have completed successful test flights in recent weeks. But Branson has broken several promises before about the imminent prospect of space travel.
Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine.

Dr. Dre and Apple’s Jimmy Iovine taught Virgin founder Richard Branson a valuable lesson about how to overcome fear

In a blog post Monday, Virgin founder Richard Branson applauded the two Beats Electronics creators for how they conquer fear and obstacles throughout their lives and careers, as detailed in the HBO documentary series "The Defiant Ones.'
Virgin founder Richard Branson.

Here’s how Richard Branson wound up in a mermaid tail on his luxury private island

The women of the SuperShe community descended upon his property for a retreat last June. On one particular retreat day, a group of SuperShes took part in an impromptu photoshoot with the Virgin founder donning a mermaid tail.
Seventy-five minutes away from Helsinki Airport in Finland is SuperShe Island, open only to women, where future SuperShe restorative retreats will be held.

This woman went from running a $45 million company to buying a private island in Finland open only to women

Founder Kristina Roth built an empire devoted to empowering women on a blog platform that has since expanded into a community and now an island settlement. Roth has held four retreats so far, and when her island retreats in Finland kick off in June, the same rules will apply — no men allowed.
Billionaire Virgin entrepreneur Richard Branson.

Billionaire Richard Branson is getting into the private equity game

Branson is reportedly aiming to raise as much as $500 million from institutional investors around the world with the intention of pursuing "consumer deals of up to €2bn in enterprise value."
"If you have created the best, your figures will add up at the end of the year," said Richard Branson, pictured.

Richard Branson says he didn’t know the difference between ‘net’ and ‘gross’ until age 50 — and it didn’t st...

Richard Branson, billionaire founder of The Virgin Group, told Freakonomics Radio he didn't understand the difference between net vs gross until he was 50.
John and his fellow Sharks Barbara Corcoran and Kevin O'Leary.

3 of the 6 ‘Shark Tank’ investors are dyslexic — and they credit it for their success as entrepreneurs

"Shark Tank" sharks Daymond John, Barbara Corcoran, and Kevin O'Leary are all dyslexic, but consider it an advantage in business.