Top Tech Philanthropists Take Different Tacks on Immigration

The tech industry has long backed immigration reform out of a hunger for highly skilled workers. But some tech funders also have humanitarian concerns in this area. Which techies are out front on immigration?
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Tech Supergroup Unveils Multimillion-Dollar Life Science Grant Competition

Some of the biggest names in the tech industry recently came together to announce the Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences, a competition for the biology research community that rewards researchers who develop cures for "intractable diseases" and who can manage to "extend human life" with a $3 million grant. The Prize's founders have visions of making the Breakthrough Prize as important as the Nobel prizes.

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