Tag: Larry Ellison
Tech Digest daily roundup: UK Government plans to rein in big tech
Large tech companies such as Google and Facebook will have to abide by new competition rules in the UK or risk facing huge fines, the government said. The new Digital Markets Unit (DMU) will be given powers to clamp down on "predatory practices" of some firms. The regulator will also have the power to fine…
Oracle CEO Larry Ellison buys majority of Hawaiian paradise island
What do you do when you're one of the ten richest people in technology? You buy an island of course! Duh! That's what Oracle CEO Larry Ellison has just gone and done. He's just bought the Hawaiian island of Lanai….
The 10 Richest People In Tech – Zuckerberg, Gates, Dell and more!
As if the fact was ever in any doubt, there's plenty of green to be made in technology, as proved by the stratospheric heights hit by the Facebook IPO, seeing the company valued at $104 billion. From bedroom start-up to…