Doing for a London-based theater what he wouldn’t do for wizard nerd (and Napster founder) Sean Parker, Ian McKellen has announced that he’ll once again be bringing Gandalf the Grey back to life. It’s been a minute—i.e., three years—since...Show More Summary
When Parker Jackson-Cartwright sprained his ankle in a game against Texas Southern on November 30, Arizona head coach Sean Miller must have been worried. His team’s offense, already a concern because of the retirement of Ray Smith and the continued absence of Allonzo Trier, was about to lose its only true point guard. Show More Summary
For infusing cancer research with business savvy.
As much as the movie theaters hate the idea, it is only a matter of time before the exclusive theatrical window for major releases shrinks from months to weeks. This past year, Napster founder Sean Parker made waves by announcing a service...Show More Summary
Arizona point guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright will miss about eight weeks with a high-ankle sprain, Wildcats coach Sean Miller said on Monday
How did Trump do it? User behavior on Brigade, Sean Parker's social voting startup, suggests an answer.
What Nate Silver et al failed to spot: Trump was three times as 'viral' as Hillary Clinton.
Californians overwhelmingly said yes to recreational marijuana on Election Day. Those in favor of the decision owe a big thanks to billionaire Silicon Valley fixture Sean Parker. The former Facebook president and founder of Napster contributed...Show More Summary
Sean Parker's civic-engagement app, Brigade, is striving to be a place to talk about the issues, but all voters want to do is vent their rage.
He represents a new brand of philanthropy from the “hacker phenotype”
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Activist billionaires Sean Parker and George Soros and companies hoping to profit from legalizing marijuana in California have helped this year’s campaign for Proposition 64 raise close to $16 million, about four times the amount spent on a failed effort in 2010. With a week left before voters...
Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, recently announced a $3 billion effort to cure all disease during the lifetime of their daughter, Max. Earlier this year, Silicon Valley billionaire Sean Parker donated $250 million to increase collaboration among researchers to develop immune therapies for cancer. Show More Summary
GUEST: Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, recently announced a $3 billion effort to cure all disease during the lifetime of their daughter, Max. Earlier this year, Silicon Valley billionaire Sean Parker donated $250 million to increase collaboration amongst researchers to develop immune therapies for cancer. Show More Summary
With just under a month until Election Day, Sean Parker’s civics-focused startup Brigade wants to help American voters figure out which candidates to vote for. Brigade, whose founders include billionaire tech investor Sean Parker and...Show More Summary
Essential Politics: Congressional Republicans mostly staying out of Harris-Sanchez U.S. Senate race, podcast examines Brown's legacy through bill signings Sept. 19, 2016, 12:09 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily feed on California government and politics news. Here's what we're watching:Most...
Survios' Raw Data is said to be the first VR game to hit $1 million in sales in a month. Survios' Raw Data is said to be the first VR game to hit $1 million in sales in a month. Sean Parker may have famously said of Facebook's earlyShow More Summary
BUYER: Sean Parker LOCATION: New York City, NY PRICE: Unknown SIZE: more than 6,000 square feet YOUR MAMA’S NOTES: One of the latest real estate trends in Manhattan, at least for those with the finances to indulge such pricey desires, is to acquire and combine two and even three contiguous townhouses in to one urban... Read more »
Sean Parker, Facebooks co-founder, has bought three brownstones in Greenwich Village to build one super-mansionfollowing an extravagant trend set by Roman Abramovich and Michael Bloomberg.