A few things stand out when you look at this year’s top YouTube earners.
The number-one earner is just seven years old. Yep. Meet Ryan, the primary school kid who, according to Forbes, made $29.8 million reviewing children’s toys on YouTube this year.
I think I missed my vocation somehow ! [Ed]
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SpaceX CEO Elon Musk says he plans to replace his current rocket fleet and capsules with a next-generation spacecraft that could be used to travel to the Moon, Mars, or around the Earth — cutting most long-distance Earth flights to just half an hour.
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The world’s richest man is getting richer.
Bill Gates’s net worth just hit $90 billion. He might be known for giving a lot of money away but, right now, his wealth is only increasing.
Despite his philanthropic efforts, Mr Gates still added about $15 billion to his net wealth over the past year, according to Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index.
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Taylor Rosenthal is a budding Bill Gates. The 14-year-old’s start-up company is so hot, he’s already turned down a $44 million takeover offer.
The high-school student from Alabama is the creator of RecMed, a vending machine that dispenses first aid products.
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