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#Peter Thiel

# peter-thiel - Sunday 2 July, 2017

From The42 Sex, lies and videotape: Hulk Hogan, Donald Trump and freedom of the press Nobody Speak

Sex, lies and videotape: Hulk Hogan, Donald Trump and freedom of the press

A new documentary delves into the murky world of how the powerful silence the media, with the former wrestler’s sex-tape at the centre of it.

# peter-thiel - Thursday 18 August, 2016

Gawker has been made tap out by Hulk Hogan's €121 million lawsuit

The site will close next week.

# peter-thiel - Friday 22 July, 2016

"I am proud to be gay": PayPal founder tells fellow Republicans to let people use whatever bathroom they want

Peter Thiel says cultural issues are distracting America from its “real problems”.

# peter-thiel - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Revealed: Facebook billionaire secretly backed Hulk Hogan's sex tape lawsuit

Peter Thiel has had a feud against Gawker Media since it outed him as gay in 2007.

# peter-thiel - Saturday 27 December, 2014

SME focus: How we fared in 2014... and the picture for the year ahead

For December’s in-depth coverage of SMEs, we looked back on the year that was and towards the one to come.

# peter-thiel - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

SME book club: The joys of building a business monopoly (for making money, that is)

One of the world’s most successful startup investors and part of the brains behind PayPal on why “competition is for losers”.

# peter-thiel - Friday 10 February, 2012

Irish brothers' online payment company 'worth $100m' after new investments

Stripe, an up-and-coming rival to PayPal, has reportedly attracted new funding valuing the company at $100 million.

# peter-thiel - Friday 27 May, 2011

Wanted: College Dropouts. Reward: $100,000 Wanted This post contains a poll

Wanted: College Dropouts. Reward: $100,000

Meet the world’s most promising dropouts – the 24 handpicked by PayPal founder Peter Thiel for a $100,000 grant. But what do you make of his plan?

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Coalition at odds over Sunday pay; Brazil does away with rainforest protection laws and Carla’s staying mum on pregnancy rumours – but the pictures speak louder than words.