* DuckDuckGo processes 30M searches every day, doubling every year. They raised $13M in two early funding rounds since their founding in 2008. DuckDuckGo became profitable in 2014 through affiliate marketing. Estimated revenues for last FY are $7.5M.
* Lyft’s revenues are expected to be $2B in FY2018, compared to $1B last FY. Ride sharing is expected to be worth $285B by 2030. Lyft has raised $4.9B through 19 fundraising rounds, and is worth around $20B pre-IPO.
* Bass Pro Shops operates 94 Bass Pro Shop stores, and had $8B in revenue last FY. In 2017 they acquired Cabela's for $5.5B. Cabela's operates 82 stores; now with an in-house Santa and Christmas Display.
* Vehicles travelling in underground tunnels will exceed 120mph. Currently it costs $1B to dig 1 mile. The Boring Company will use robotics to reduce the tunneling cost by 10x. The next phase of the company is to build vacuum shells to allow a hyperloop vehicle to travel underground at over 600mph. A lot of houses will be built in the process.
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