Amazon is in Exploratory Talks with Generic-Drug Makers

Amazon is in Exploratory Talks with Generic-Drug Makers

"One of the people said the conversations are about Amazon taking a role in drug purchasing, potentially disrupting a space now dominated by distributors McKesson, AmerisourceBergen and Cardinal Health. Generics manufacturers are eager to establish a relationship with Amazon as part of 2018 business plans, the person said."

Sheryl Sandberg Says We Need Equal Access to Computer Science Education

Sheryl Sandberg Says We Need Equal Access to Computer Science Education

"What is core to being a technologist is that we believe that the future will be better than the past," Sandberg said. "Not perfect. Not that technology will solve every problem. Not that technology doesn’t cause some of the problems," but the belief that technology can lift people out of poverty and bring people closer together.

Michael Arrington, the TechCrunch Founder, is Starting a $100M Hedge Fund Based Entirely on Crypto-Currency

Michael Arrington, the TechCrunch Founder, is Starting a $100M Hedge Fund Based Entirely on Crypto-Currency

"Arrington, who made his name in Silicon as the founder of the blog TechCrunch and as a venture capitalist, described the fund as a high-risk project, but says he is so excited about crypto-currency he plans to devote the rest of his career to it."