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WhatsApp Co-Founders Jan Koum and Brian Acton
Earlier today, Facebook announced its acquisition of WhatsApp for $16 billion. It’s a spectacular milestone for the company’s co-founders Jan Koum and Brian Acton, and their remarkable team.
From the moment they opened the doors of WhatsApp,…
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A Conversation on Philanthropy with Bill Gates and Sir Michael Moritz -
Giving away $30 billion is hard—at least if you want to do it well.
Bill Gates, the world’s greatest active philanthropist, has not only given away that much, but he’s built a foundation that is capable of making sure that money is spent on projects that will make a big difference in the world.
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How a Radical New Teaching Method Could Unleash a Generation of Geniuses | Wired Business | Wired.com -
Wonderful article that points to the need for us to reconsider our approach to education in the 21st century!
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