Avery Hartmans

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Silicon Valley

Mark Zuckerberg and Dropbox CEO Have Been 'Close Friends' For Years. Here Are 7 Other Top Tech Exec Friendships.

Silicon Valley might be competitive, but it also appears to be a breeding ground for friendships among its famous execs.
Billionaires

The Most Unusual, Extravagant Ways Tech Execs Like Elon Musk and Larry Ellison Have Spent Their Money

Elon Musk bought the submarine car from 'The Spy Who Loved Me,' while Jeff Bezos dredged pieces of the Apollo 12 engine from the bottom of the Atlantic.
Startups

The $10 Billion Club: Meet the 7 Most Valuable Startups in the U.S.

These are the Ubers and Airbnbs of the world, the startups that steadfastly remain private companies as they seek more millions in funding at higher and higher valuations.
Jay Z

Jay Z's Roc Nation Is Launching a Venture Fund to Invest in Early-Stage Startups

Jay Z's entertainment company is adding startup investing to its repertoire.
Venture Capital

Jay Z Is Launching His Own Venture-Capital Firm

Jay Z, whose real name is Shawn Carter, has been investing in tech startups since at least 2012.
Phones

This Tiny $100 Bed Charges Your Phone -- and Helped Me Get My Best Night's Sleep in Weeks

The Phone Bed is exactly what you'd expect: A tiny wooden bed with silk sheets, for your phone.
ClassPass

ClassPass Is Discontinuing Its Unlimited Membership Plan

Initially called the 'Netflix for workout classes,' the unlimited plan helped ClassPass make its name, since it cost $99 for an unlimited number of classes, which can cost upwards for $30 per class.