• The Anonymous Project Gives 70-Year-Old Color Slides a Second Life

    8 days ago - By Fortune

    Less than a year ago, English-born filmmaker Lee Shulman bought 1,000 color slides on eBay for $15 and had them shipped to his Paris home. Though they were slides that others tossed aside and deemed useless, he discovered a genuine beauty in what they revealed. It was Shulman's pure obsession with the imagery they contained that kickstarted the largest collection of color slides in the world known as The Anonymous Project.
    Shulman's photographical collection was fueled by the idea of preserving each original unique color slide to show the crazy thing we call life. With the help of his...
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  • Facebook's IPO was 6 years ago today - here's how much you'd have made if you invested $1,000 back in the day

    Facebook's IPO was 6 years ago today - here's how much you'd have made if you invested $1,000 back in the day

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    Facebook held its initial public offering on May 18, 2012 - six years ago Friday.
    $1,000 of stock bought at the closing price on that day would be worth almost $4,800 today.
    It's the sixth anniversary of Facebook 's initial public offering, and an investor at that time would have made a nice return between then and now.
    Facebook initially offered its stock at $38 per share on the morning of May 18, 2012, and closed trading that day just above that initial price at $38.23, according to data from Yahoo Finance .
    The chart below shows the value of a $1,000 investment bought at that closing...
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  • Facebook's IPO was 6 years ago today - here's how much you'd have made if you invested $1,000 back in the day

    Facebook's IPO was 6 years ago today - here's how much you'd have made if you invested $1,000 back in the day

    8 days ago - By Business Insider

    Facebook held its initial public offering on May 18, 2012 - six years ago Friday.
    $1,000 of stock bought at the closing price on that day would be worth almost $4,800 today.
    It's the sixth anniversary of Facebook 's initial public offering, and an investor at that time would have made a nice return between then and now.
    Facebook initially offered its stock at $38 per share on the morning of May 18, 2012, and closed trading that day just above that initial price at $38.23, according to data from Yahoo Finance .
    The chart below shows the value of a $1,000 investment bought at that closing...
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