It’s been a great year to get rich, especially if you already were. Of the 2,660 billionaires in the world, a staggering 1,800 are wealthier today than they were on New Year’s Day 2021, according to Forbes’ estimates. Some have added hundreds of millions of dollars to their net worths. Others have gained billions.
SALINAS, Calif. — LATEST Oct. 6, 10:34 a.m.While the airship spotted in Salinas belongs to LTA Research, SFGATE has since learned it is not the 400-foot Pathfinder 1. Oct. 5, 1:00 p.m. A few years ago, Google co-founder Sergey Brin turned his attention from search engines to airships. He started an airship company, LTA Research and Exploration, which began covertly building dirigibles in Silicon Valley in 2017. By this spring, we knew LTA’s first prototype airship had been built and was estimated to be ready for flight by the end of 2021, but no one had reported seeing it take to the sky.
Google co-founder Sergey Brin threw a lavish Studio 54-themed end-of-summer party at hot New York members club Zero Bond. Guests including Elon Musk, Shawn Mendes, Jared Leto and even Barstool Sports boss Dave Portnoy gorged on a caviar, oyster and lobster bar upon arriving at the SoHo hotspot on Saturday.
Google cofounder Sergey Brin has been working on a secretive airship company for over 4 years. Here's how the billionaire plans to use the 'air yacht' to deliver humanitarian aid.
If Sergey Brin has anything to do with it, the future of humanitarian aid could come in the form of massive airships roaming the skies.
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2021 has been a pretty crappy year so far for most people, but not Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin. According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index (via The Guardian), each of them has "earned" more than $20 billion so far this year—remembering that today is April 12, so we're not even four months in yet—which affords them entry into the ultra-exclusive club of people who are worth at least $100 billion.
The Google founders, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, have joined the $100bn club of super-rich people with 12-digit fortunes after a surge in the share price of the tech firm’s parent company, Alphabet. Page and Brin, who co-founded Google in 1996, joined a group of six others with paper fortunes...
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In late 2019, Sergey Brin and Larry Page — best known as the co-founders of Google — announced that they were stepping back from Alphabet, Google’s parent company. As of this writing, Brin’s net worth is $86 billion. And this information begs the question: what do you do when you have a surplus of time on your hands and a lot of money at your disposal?