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New Amazon Program Is "Exclusively Designed For Social Media Influencers With Large Followings" - Tubefilter
Amazon wants to corral high-profile content creators by offering them commissions on the goods they promote in their videos. The retailer has launched a beta version of its Amazon Influencer Program , will will provide "social media influencers with large followings" with custom hubs on which they can set up their respective shops.
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Amazon Offers $100,000 To Sundance Filmmakers Who Upload To Its Video Service - Tubefilter
This year, has made a bold entrance into the Oscar scene thanks to Manchester By The Sea, a Best Picture contender it has distributed domestically. Manchester originally premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival , and at the 2017 edition of that event, Amazon is once again courting independent filmmakers.
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DST Global | crunchbase
DST Global is a Moscow-based investment company that funds late-stage ventures in the global internet industry.
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Bill Gates' New Global Coalition Seeks to 'Outsmart Epidemics'
A new coalition to prevent epidemics was launched Wednesday at the World Economic Forum in Davos, with the aim of creating vaccines and other measures to preclude the spread of infectious disease.
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Elon Musk's Billion-Dollar Crusade to Stop the A.I. Apocalypse
Elon Musk is famous for his futuristic gambles, but Silicon Valley's latest rush to embrace artificial intelligence scares him. And he thinks you should be frightened too. Inside his efforts to influence the rapidly advancing field and its proponents, and to save humanity from machine-learning overlords.
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Robinhood stock trading app valued at $1.3 billion with big raise from DST
Zero-fee stock trading app Robinhood is completing a huge fund raise to fuel its attack on old brokerage firms that charge around $7 to $10 per trade. According to sources, the round is led by Yuri Milner investment vehicle DST Global and values the company at $1.3 billion. Robinhood declined to comment.
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Amazon Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos Buys A $23 Million Home In Washington, D.C.
Politicians, step aside, because Amazon founder and CEO, Jeff Bezos, just dropped $23 million for a mega property in Washington, D.C. To add to the already powerful Kalorama neighborhood, the Bezos family will join D.C.'s most elite residents. Talk about one influential block party! The home, built in 1914, is 26,900 square [...]
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Udemy co-founder Eren Bali just raised $6.5 million for his newest startup
It's no secret that communications between patients and their doctors and pharmacists is anything but seamless. The same is true for communications between doctors and the labs and insurance companies with which they work. Carbon Health, a San Francisco-based startup, is aiming to create a two-sided marketplace that makes it easier for everyone involved to know what's what.
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Trump keeping 50 Obama administration officials
The decision comes as Trump is reportedly struggling to fill important posts in his new administration. Among the Obama holdovers are key national security officials, including Brett McGurk, special envoy to the global coalition fighting the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.
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