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Nate Silver, Founder & President of fivethirtyeight.com, speaks onstage at the 2013 SXSW Music, Film + Interactive Festival in Austin.

Photograph by Amy E. Price/Getty Images for SXSW

Nate Silver, Founder & President of fivethirtyeight.com, speaks onstage at the 2013 SXSW Music, Film + Interactive Festival in Austin.

Nate Silver Doesn’t Like Twitter Data

Nate Silver’s credibility may be at an all-time high. After accurately predicting how all 50 states (and the District of Columbia) would tilt in November’s presidential election, Silver’s FiveThirtyEight blog correctly picked Louisville to win the NCAA men’s basketball tournament...

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Billionaire media mogul John Malone

Photographer: Matthew Staver/Bloomberg

Billionaire media mogul John Malone

Malone’s Bets on Travel Sites Suffer $184 Million Loss in Single Day

It’s been a rough day for billionaire media mogul John Malone. His company, Liberty Interactive Corp., owns 22 percent of travel site Expedia and its recent spinout, TripAdvisor. Shares in both companies dropped after reporting disappointing fourth-quarter financials, knocking a...

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