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Haute 100 Update: PayPal Founder Peter Thiel Grants Young Entrepreneurs $100,000 to Skip College

Many of today’s success stories, especially in the tech entrepreneurial realm, didn’t require a college degree to come to fruition. PayPal founder, Silicon Valley heavyweight, and venture capitalist (he was the first to invest in Facebook) Peter Thiel has launched the “20 Under 20” program, which supports young entrepreneurs who choose to skip the traditional college route and straight into their dreams.

Haute 100 LA Update: Elon Musk Invests in Vicarious FPC with Mark Zuckerberg + Ashton Kutcher

What happens when Elon Musk joins forces with the likes of Mark Zuckerberg and Ashton Kutcher? That answer isn’t yet known, but greatness is expected. Billionaire tech entrepreneurs Musk and Zuckerberg have partnered with actor Kutcher, who played a tech entrepreneur, the late Steve Jobs of Apple, to make a $40 million investment in the artificial intelligence (AI) firm Vicarious FPC.

New York February / March 2014
New York February / March 2014