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1 hr ago | Forbes.com

The Wood Whisperer

Frank Pollaro, exotic wood whisperer, ultra-high-end furniture maker to everyone from Steinway & Sons to Larry Ellison , can point to the moment when his fledgling New Jersey company caught a rocket: It was the day in 1995 when New York architect Charles Gwathmey introduced him to music and movie mogul David Geffen .

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Related Topix: Philadelphia, NY, Business News

5 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

Stop Obsessing Over Exorbitant CEO Pay

Last weekend the New York Times published its annual list of executive compensation, with Oracle's Larry Ellison topping the charts at $78.4 million .

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Related Topix: Startups, Oracle Corporation

10 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

How to sail through a home appraisal

Real estate appraiser Matt Cook just finished working his way through a house to gauge its value when the homeowner reached out to shake his hand.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Redlands, CA, Rancho Mirage, CA

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Commentary: Op-ed: No amount of outrage will reduc...

At 79, Graef "Bud" Crystal is the grand old man of executive compensation critics.

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Related Topix: Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law, Startups, Oracle Corporation, Rupert Murdoch, Opinion

Daily Kos

The pay's the thing: How America's CEOs are getting rich off taxpayers

Income inequality will continue to rise unless we close the performance pay loophole and curb the growth of executive compensation.

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Related Topix: Startups, Oracle Corporation

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Fund to help families of Lanai plane crash victims

Billionaire technology entrepreneur Larry Ellison 's management company for Lanai has established a fund to provide financial assistance to the families of those killed or injured when a small plane crashed on the island in February.

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Related Topix: Air Accidents, Maui County, HI

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Business Journal

Which St. Louis execs are among the nation's highest paid?

Emerson's David Farr came in at the No. 5 spot in a recent ranking of CEO pay at the 100 largest companies in the U.S. Farr received 2013 compensation of $25.3 million in 2013, which included $4 million in salary and bonus and $21 million in stock awards, according to the recently released Equilar 100 CEO Pay Study .

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Related Topix: Boeing, Social Solutions, Express Scripts, Startups, Oracle Corporation

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Roll Call

Chairman Goodlatte Receives $143,000 While Considering Legislation

While considering immigration legislation, and holding a March hearing on the Internet sales tax issue, Rep. Bob Goodlatte , R-Va., chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, received over $143,000 from Internet and high-tech company PACs, their executives and lobbyists.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bob Goodlatte, Immigration Reform, Startups, Oracle Corporation, Yahoo!

Computer Weekly

Supplier profile: Workday

From its inception, enterprise human resources technology supplier Workday has triumphed simplicity, building a consumerised front end on proprietary cloud infrastructure.

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Related Topix: Startups, Workday, PeopleSoft, Software, Oracle Corporation

Forbes.com

Real-Time Charts: U.S. Billionaires Lost $15 Billion During Global Tech Sell-off

The world's tech billionaires have been on a roller coaster ride during the global tech stock sell-off.

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Related Topix: Amazon, Google, Startups, Oracle Corporation, Tellme, Sentillion

Business Journal

5 eccentric reasons Larry Ellison is the honey-badger of CEOs

The UpTake: One of the wealthiest people in the world, this CEO shows working hard and playing hard aren't mutually exclusive-even if his priorities may be a bit untraditional.

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Related Topix: Startups, Telecom, WorldCom, IT Services, Oracle Corporation

CNN

Democrats, show some spine on taxes

In the early 20th century, industrial tycoons like the Rockefellers and Carnegies amassed fortunes in railroads, steel or oil.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Bernie Madoff, Opinion

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Bloomberg

CBS's Moonves Lags Behind Larry Ellison as Highest Paid

CBS Corp. paid Chief Executive Officer Leslie Moonves $66.9 million in 2013, part of a package that rises to almost $200 million in three years, though last year's payout trailed that of Oracle Corp.'s CEO Larry Ellison .

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Related Topix: CBS, Startups, Oracle Corporation, Redwood City, CA, Viacom, Media

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Bloomberg

Oracle's Ellison Remains Highest-Paid CEO, N.Y. Times Reports

Oracle Corp. 's Larry Ellison was the highest-paid chief executive officer in the U.S. last year as total compensation overall rose 9 percent from 2012, the New York Times reported.

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Related Topix: Startups, Oracle Corporation, Media, Walt Disney, Television

Fri Apr 11, 2014

CNet News

An Apple Buyout of Sony Is a Bad Idea: 10 Reasons Why

Apple and Sony could have merged if talks between the companies weren't stalled by concerns over valuation, Oracle founder Larry Ellison reportedly said in Japan on April 9. Ellison claims that Apple approached Sony about the possibility of a merger, only the talks broke down and were never picked up again.

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Related Topix: Apple, Startups, Oracle Corporation, Steve Jobs

Thu Apr 10, 2014

SFGate

Larry Ellison earned $1 in salary but still tops Bay Area execs in compensation

Oracle czar Larry Ellison made only $1 in salary in 2013, but he still topped a list of Bay Area CEOs in terms of his total compensation in 2013 with a whopping $78 million.

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Related Topix: Startups, Oracle Corporation, San Francisco, CA

InformationWeek

Oracle Support Costs: 2 Savings Strategies

Oracle software maintenance costs have customers turning to growing ranks of licensing consultants and third-party support providers.

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Related Topix: Startups, Oracle Corporation

Wed Apr 09, 2014

CNN

How America is rigged for the rich

In the early 20th century, industrial tycoons like the Rockefellers and Carnegies amassed fortunes in railroads, steel or oil.

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Related Topix: Bernie Madoff, Opinion

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Business Journal

Larry Ellison's Island Air unveiling new features to 'enhance its guest experience'

These USB charging stations at Honolulu International Airport are some of the improvements Island Air has installed to "improve guest experience."

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

GuruFocus.com

Oracle: Finally Records Growth in Hardware Business

Oracle is a company that dominates the relational database market, with almost 48% of the global market share under its belt.

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Related Topix: Startups, Oracle Corporation, Science / Technology, Programming Languages, Java

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