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Sep 17, 2021

Musk, Bezos, Zuckerberg rated most popular entrepreneurs

Tech entrepreneurs Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Mark Zuckerberg are rated as the most publicised entrepreneurs across various online mediums.

Jul 30, 2021

Amazon posts $113bn net sales as CEO Andy Jassy starts tenure

The company’s operating income increased to $7.7 billion in the second quarter, compared with $5.8 billion in second quarter 2020.

Jul 21, 2021

World’s richest man successfully completes space excursion

Jeff Bezos and his brother Mark successfully completed their space trip yesterday, landing safely back on earth after 10 minutes.


Billionaire Richard Branson readies to travel to space

Sir Richard Branson will board Virgin Galactic’s next test flight to space, as tech billionaires look to commercialise space travel.

Jun 7, 2021

Blue Origin Announces That Jeff Bezos and His Brother Mark Will Join the Auction Winner on New Shepard’s First Human Flight on July 20th

Bidding is underway now at and concludes with a live online auction on June 12th.

Apr 30, 2021

Pandemic fuels Amazon’s blow-out Q1 financial results

The company posts strong results in the first quarter ended 31 March, as online shopping surges as a result of COVID-19.


Amazon to develop R4bn office at disputed facility in Cape Town

The controversial River Club Development, expected to unlock economic opportunities for South Africa, will be the new home of Amazon and other commercial properties.

Feb 3, 2021

Amazon’s billionaire CEO Jeff Bezos steps down

Jeff Bezos will transition to the role of executive chairman, and Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web Services, will become chief executive officer of Amazon.

Dec 11, 2020

Amazon to tap into Eskom’s grid in renewable energy project

The local project will see 28GWh of solar energy wheeled via Eskom’s grid from a solar farm in the Northern Cape to Amazon’s facilities each year.

Nov 24, 2020

SA-born Elon Musk dislodges Bill Gates as world’s second richest

For the first time, the Bloomberg Billionaires Index ranks the Tesla CEO with a $127.9 billion fortune, above the Microsoft founder ($127.7 billion).

Oct 15, 2020

Twitter lambasted for lax security after ‘embarrassing’ hack

The social media platform lacked adequate cyber security protections and, at the time of the attack, did not have a chief information security officer, says a report.

Apr 24, 2020

Amazon, Microsoft, Zoom, Tesla billionaires see wealth surge

Technology billionaires Jeff Bezos, Eric Yuan, Elon Musk and Steve Ballmer see their net worth grow by over $1 billion each during the COVID-19 crisis.

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