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Zelizer: Are Democrats afraid of the inequality issue?
In the early 20th century, industrial tycoons like the Rockefellers and Carnegies amassed fortunes in railroads, steel or oil.
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Fri Jul 18, 2014
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Oracle's Improved Systems Are Great for Business
Oracle's lower profit can be chalked up to its heavy investments in the cloud arena.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Theme for Larry Ellison's Lanai Documentary Film Festival to focus on Africa
The inaugural Lanai Documentary Film Festival, an event established by billionaire Larry Ellison for the island in Hawaii he purchased in 2012, will be themed "Governance for Africa," organizers said Thursday.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Contra Costa Times
Quinn: Meet Elizabeth Holmes, Silicon Valley's latest phenom
Elizabeth Holmes dropped out of Stanford in 2003 as a 19-year-old to start Theranos, a company now poised to disrupt the medical diagnostic test market.
Larry Ellison's Island Air offering pizza, massages and music at Honolulu gates
Island Air is adding free food and massages to the free USB charging stations at Honolulu International Airport as some of the perks for its interisland airline passengers.
25 CEOs Who Are Perfectly Happy Making a $1 Salary
In the business world, there's a sneaky version of success that goes beyond the seven figure salary: It's the one figure salary.
Oracle: Updates still work for Java on Windows XP
Oracle has told customers "don't believe everything you read on the Internet" as it explains that it will continue to push updates to Java users on Windows XP.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Oracle gives sneak peek at its plans for OpenWorld
Dreamforce 2013 may also see the appearance of a previously unthinkable guest: Oracle CEO Larry Ellison.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Larry Ellison planning a Lanai Food and Wine Festival
Another wine and food festival is being planned for Hawaii, this time on the island of Lanai, which will be spearheaded by Oracle Corp. CEO Larry Ellison , the tech billionaire who owns 98 percent of the island.
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Gartner's Lovelock: "On-premises deployments are going away or reaching an equilibrium point."
Narcissistic CEOs Get Paid The Most, Says Study
M. Wilson, an executive at enterprise software maker Oracle, once said of his CEO Larry Ellison, "The difference between God and Larry Ellison: God doesn't think he's Larry Ellison."
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Architect Olle Lundberg talks Slanted Door, Aziza and S.F. restaurant trends
A seminal project for Lundberg Design, said Olle Lundberg, was Charles Phan's James Beard Award winning restaurant, Slanted Door in the Ferry Building.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Zuora's Journey To Managing The Subscription Economy
The idea for subscription billing startup Zuora was born in Marc Benioff's office.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Ellison updates $10M plan to upgrade Lanai's water infrastructure
A street scene in Lanai City. Oracle Corp. CEO Larry Ellison, who owns 98 percent of Lanai, gave an update on a $10 million plan to upgrade the island's water infrastructure.
Here's Why Oracle Is a Solid Investment Now
In 2008, Oracle 's CEO, Lawrence Ellison, called cloud computing a "nonsensical" concept, and had absolutely no strategy for maneuvering the company in that direction.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Bill Gates wealthiest living US entrepreneur
Microsoft founder Bill Gates is the wealthiest living US entrepreneur, with an estimated net worth of $80.2 billion, according to Wealth-X.
Meet Larry Ellison's Personal Fireworks Designer
Mike Workman, a SVP of hardware and software development at Oracle, has his own fireworks factory in the middle of the desert.
Income Inequality: A Desperate Situation With Real Solutions
Consider this: the top 1% of American income earners make as much as the bottom 48%.
Billionaire Scorecard: Michael Jordan Becomes Billionaire, Larry Ellison Loses $1.9 Billion
Each issue, Forbes tracks the billionaires who made and lost the most money since we last published.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Why Oracle Is A Solid Buy On The Pullback
Oracle is making solid progress as far as the transition is concerned, and recently agreed to acquire Micros to bolster its position further.