Larry Ellison Inspires USC Grads -
NewsFactor NetworkLarry Ellison Inspires USC GradsNewsFactor NetworkBefore Larry Ellison became a high-tech billionaire wealthy enough to establish a cancer research center at USC, he was a divorced college dropout living on a sailboat with his cat. He had planned to fulfill his family's wishes and become a doctor. But ...
Posted on 18 May 2016 | 1:48 pm
Larry Ellison shares what dropping out of
Business InsiderLarry Ellison shares what dropping out of college and getting divorced taught him about successBusiness InsiderIf self-made billionaire Larry Ellison hadn't trusted his instincts and dropped out of college, he may have never founded Oracle, one of the largest technology companies in the world. Speaking Friday at the University of Southern California's ...Larry Ellison recounts how Steve Jobs declined his offer to save ApplePage SixLarry Ellison Donates $200 Million To Create Cancer Center At USCCelebrity Net Worth (blog)Larry Ellison encourages class of 2016 graduates to carve their own pathDaily Trojan OnlineScuttlebutt Sailing News -Sci-Tech Today -Economic Timesall 20 news articles »
Posted on 17 May 2016 | 8:32 am
Salesforce cutting ties to Larry Ellison's
The RegisterSalesforce cutting ties to Larry Ellison's database?The RegisterSalesforce is working to cut its dependency on Oracle with a project called Sayonara. The cloud-CRM provider's project is reported to be headed by former Microsoft software architect Pat Helland who co developed Microsoft's Bing search engine. Helland ...and more »
Posted on 16 May 2016 | 10:13 am
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Sci-Tech TodayYou are here: Home / Health / Behind Ellison's $200M Cancer GiftSci-Tech TodaySome preliminary findings presented this week at a meeting of autism researchers may have mothers-to-be fretting about their prenatal vitamins. The blockbuster statistic that sent tongues wagging was this: Women who got too much folate and vitamin B12 ...
Posted on 16 May 2016 | 6:49 am
How tech mogul Larry Ellison's friendship
Los Angeles TimesHow tech mogul Larry Ellison's friendship with a USC doctor led to $200-million cancer research giftLos Angeles TimesOracle founder Larry Ellison never finished college, much less attended USC. But he donated $200 million to the school — matching the largest gift in Trojan history — to fund a cancer research center because of a relationship he developed with a USC ...Oracle Founder Larry Ellison Donates $200 Million To USC For Cancer Treatment CenterForbesOracle's Larry Ellison urges graduates to pursue their own dreams as USC marks 133rd commencementUSC NewsLarry Ellison Just Gave a $200 Million Gift for Cancer TreatmentFortuneBusiness Insider -CBS News -NextSharkall 79 news articles »
Posted on 12 May 2016 | 2:59 pm
Oracle's Larry Ellison bails on a
Oracle is hosting a couple of conferences simultaneously this week in Washington, D.C., and the star attraction was supposed to be the company's flamboyant, billionaire cofounder and CTO, Larry Ellison.
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 8:21 pm
Oracle's Larry Ellison announces new
Company CTO announced new data centre to be built in Japan, Oracle's 22nd data centre to date.
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 6:04 am
Larry Ellison: Oracle To Build New Data
Oracle Executive Chairman and CTO Larry Ellison announced that Oracle is building a new data center in Japan to meet increased customer demand for Oracle?s cloud-based applications, platform technologies, and infrastructure.
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 9:25 pm
America's Cup organizers want smaller,
In another sign that billionaire Larry Ellison's vision for the America's Cup is too expensive, organizers say they want to reduce the size of the boats to be sailed in the 2017 regatta in Bermuda. While intended to help some struggling syndicates, the unprecedented move would also reduce the status and prestige of sailing's marquee regatta, not to mention the sizzle generated when the 2013 ...
Posted on 25 March 2015 | 8:54 pm
Oracle's Larry Ellison bails on a
Oracle is hosting a couple of conferences...
Posted on 25 March 2015 | 12:48 pm
Court orders Dole Food CEO David Murdock to
In 2013, Murdock took Dole private in a $1.2 billion deal.That was a year after Murdock sold his 98 percent stake in the island of Lanai to former Oracle CEO Larry Ellison for some $300 million, while keeping the option to develop a wind farm on the island.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:28 am
Oracle Stock: Is Oracle Hiding Its Head in
Oracle (ORCL) CEO Larry Ellison is widely known in business circles for his charm and charisma. The man really is endowed with the gift of the gab, and is well capable of putting a nice ring on even pretty mundane subjects. Most recently, Ellison has been ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:12 am
Rest assured Wellesley, even McMansions
Others, like the Astors’ Beechwood “cottage,” have been gobbled up by the new rich and may or may not allow public access (in Beechwood’s case, Oracle founder and gazillionaire Larry Ellison bought the property and is said to be turning at least ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:49 pm
Wheelchair-accessible van needed for
The parents ofa Larry Ellison, 6, Chanute, are trying to find a way to get a wheelchair-accessible van. Ellison is the son of Lewis and D’Eva Ellison. D’Eva Ellison said her son was born at 32 weeks, about eight weeks premature, with Prune Belly ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:06 am
Why corporate entrepreneurs are
The large companies that survive rapid technology and/or platform shifts are often run by founders, (Jeff Bezos at Amazon, Steve Jobs at Apple, Larry Page at Google, Larry Ellison at Oracle) or faced with an existential crisis and forced to change (Satya ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Oracle CEO buys airline serving Hawaiian
Larry Ellison bought a small commuter airline in Hawaii in part to ensure it would continue service to the island that is mostly owned by the Oracle Corp. CEO, according to a representative for the billionaire's personal investment company.
Posted on 15 March 2013 | 3:14 pm
Oracle's Ellison closes deal to buy Hawaii's
Oracle Corp. CEO Larry Ellison has closed on his deal to buy most of the Hawaiian island of Lanai, the island's seller said Thursday.
Posted on 28 June 2012 | 2:04 pm
Purchasing Hawaiian isle fits with mogul's
Buying an inhabited Hawaiian island may sound extreme, even for a guy known for flaunting his fortune like a playboy — driving fancy cars, wooing beautiful women, flying his own jet and spending $200 million ((EURO)157.85 million) to build a Japanese-them
Posted on 21 June 2012 | 1:04 pm
Hurd's Oracle gig: Is Ellison perk or
As co-president at Oracle Corp., ousted Hewlett-Packard Co. CEO Mark Hurd will have to adapt to a new role playing second fiddle to one of Silicon Valley's most domineering bosses — Larry Ellison.
Posted on 9 September 2010 | 1:01 pm
Paramount cuts $350 million film-finance
Paramount Pictures, Viacom Inc.'s movie studio, says it has cut a four-year film co-financing deal with Skydance Productions, which is run by the son of Oracle Corp. founder Larry Ellison.
Posted on 16 August 2010 | 5:11 pm