The latest would-be space tourists to sign up for a trip with Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic to the outer edges of the atmosphere: Bitcoin entrepreneurs and one-time Zuckerberg nemeses Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss. Virgin has already...Show More Summary
The 105-foot-long yacht owned by Virgin—the, uh, UK company, that is—mogul Richard Branson is now available for personal charter trips. Necker Belle, as the sailing catamaran is called, is named after the...
Typically, Richard Branson’s Necker Island must be reserved in its entirety for one group. Later this month, however, the 74-acre private-island resort will host a seven-day Celebration Week package, in which all of the property’s 15 authentic Balinese-style rooms can be booked individually. Show More Summary
The Winklevoss twins said Wednesday they used bitcoins to buy their tickets for a voyage on billionaire Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic commercial spaceflight venture. Virgin Galactic sells rides on its six-passenger, two-pilot SpaceShipTwo for $250,000. Show More Summary
As we gear up for an era where space travel becomes more common thanks to the efforts of companies like Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic and Elon Musk’s SpaceX, territory that was unchartered just a few decades ago could soon become commonplace. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Virgin America, the U.S. carrier in which Richard Branson's Virgin Group has a minority stake, could go public in the third or fourth quarter of this year, its president and chief executive said on Wednesday.
Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, the twins that founded HarvardConnection and sued Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg, have booked two tickets with Virgin Galactic using Bitcoins The company, owned by Virgin Group founder Richard Branson,...Show More Summary
Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson made waves in the technology world last year with the announcement that his space tourism firm would be accepting payment in Bitcoin. Now, he's found his first Bitcoin-paying customers — Cameron...Show More Summary
Richard Branson might be one of the most eccentric and exuberant entrepreneurs around, but when it comes to knowing how to open a business and make it successful, there are few who do it better than the British mogul. But luckily enough, Branson isn’t the kind of guy to keep all of his tips, tricks, […]
Planes, trains, and space ships are already a reality for Virgin, and if Richard Branson gets his wish, a cruise line will be next. Currently, only three companies, Carnival, Royal Caribbean, and Norwegian, control 80% of the globalShow More Summary
A new phenomenon is taking place where companies and corporations are promoting themselves as leaders in their industry when it comes to protecting wildlife. One such company is Virgin Holidays, Read More The post Richard Branson Respects Cetaceans; Sells SeaWorld Tours appeared first on Ecorazzi.
Running on diesel, the islands suffer some of the highest energy costs in the world. The Virgin billionaire intends to change that.
LinkedIn has opened up its publisher platform to its users. And you should be very excited as a marketer. A platform that's been graced so far only with people with the pedigree of Sir Richard Branson, Ariana Huffington and Conan O'Brien, us mere mortals have only been subjected to the torture of the massive reach, viewership and engagement. read more
What do you have in common with Bill Gates, Richard Branson and Arianna Huffington? Now with LinkedIn’s plan to expand its LinkedIn influencer program to all of its users, you too can become a LinkedIn Influencer. The Influencer program...Show More Summary
Now you too can pontificate on LinkedIn, just like Richard Branson. The professional social network is opening up its blogging platform to anyone, not just its "Influencer" network, which features missives from about 500 high profile business and political leaders such as Branson. Show More Summary
To date, LinkedIn has allowed a small, editorially selected group of "Influencers" like Richard Branson, Bill Gates and Barack Obama to publish their thoughts and advice to its network as long-form blog posts. Now, that changes, as LinkedIn prepares to open up access to its publishing platform to all 277 million users on its network.
Originally published on 1Sun4All. You may know of Sir Richard Branson — he’s the founder and chairman of Virgin Group, a British business tycoon, and a renowned entrepreneur. He has engaged in many aviation adventures, which include his hot air balloon ”Virgin Atlantic Flyer” crossing the Atlantic in 1987. Show More Summary
Opinion The Qantas-Virgin brawl over Government support for the poorly managed Qantas group could go ‘nuclear’ so easily. In his full page ad campaign against any deal Sir Richard Branson didn’t mention debt refinancing, almost certainly because he would see it as something wicked best left unsaid. While the proposed debt guarantee, ultimately underwritten by [...]
NRG Energy and Virgin Limited Edition recently announced the entry into a Diesel Reduction Agreement for the provision of renewable power to Sir Richard Branson’s Necker Island. Pursuant to the agreement, NRG will develop a renewables-driven microgrid for the entire island, supplying at least 75% of the island’s power via an integrated array of solar, Continue reading ?
London-based Blaze has officially launched it's innovative front bike light with a laser projection, and starts shipping worldwide at the end of this month. The Laserlight is the first of its kind in the world, and was a finalist at the TechCrunch Hardware Battlefield at CES earlier this year. Show More Summary