Peter Thiel - updates

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New Zealand PM denies passports for sale to rich

Jan 26, 2017 - 2:07 PM

This comes after it emerges US tech titan Peter Thiel gained citizenship in the South Pacific nation despite not meeting official criteria

Peter Thiel, co-founder of PayPal and venture capitalist, leaves an elevator at Trump Tower, November 16, 2016 in New York City. Drew Angerer/Getty Images/AFP

Gawker in bankruptcy after sex tape case, finds buyer

Jun 11, 2016 - 9:36 AM

Following the bankruptcy filing the embattled US media group says it has reached a deal to sell its media brands to publishing group Ziff Davis

Silicon Valley billionaire at war with gossip site

May 26, 2016 - 11:41 PM

Thiel tells the New York Times he has provided around 10 million for the litigation by former wrestler Hulk Hogan who sued Gawker for releasing a sex tape featuring Hogan and a friend s wife

PETER THIEL. Peter Andreas Thiel, a tech entrepreneur, speaks on the final Day of the 2014 Web Summit in the RDS conference center, Dublin, Ireland, November 6, 2014. File photo by Paul McErlane/EPA

Tech titans pledge $1B for artificial intelligence research

Dec 12, 2015 - 4:32 PM

Backers of the OpenAI group include Tesla and SpaceX entrepreneur Elon Musk Y Combinator s Sam Altman LinkedIn co founder Reid Hoffman and PayPal cofounder Peter Thiel

Hujan di Hari Rabu: Dari nol ke satu

Sep 09, 2015 - 1:06 PM

Hujan juga menjadi pengingat bahwa yang sudah terpisah jauh bila memang berjodoh bisa kembali bertemu

HANYA SEKALI. CEO Google, Sundar Pichai dalam Mobile World Congress 2015. Foto oleh Toni Albir/EP