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See How Much Money Top Tech Companies Make Every Second And (If You’re Not An Investor) Weep

Read this sentence. Google just made $1,873.

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Want to feel really bad about a) your pitiful salary or, b) the gulf between corporate wealth and the general well-being of people? Happier, a U.K.-based site that offers money-saving tools, used the quarterly revenue earnings for top companies to calculate exactly how much money each one earns per second. You can watch–here–aghast, as Amazon, Apple, and HP rack up the bucks.

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At the top of the list is Samsung with $6,486 per second. Google falls roughly in the middle with $1,873. And on the bottom, is poor little Blackberry, which only makes $205 every second of every day. Which at this point seems like the most shocking figure of all.


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Jennifer Miller is the author of The Year of the Gadfly (Harcourt, 2012) and Inheriting The Holy Land (Ballantine, 2005). She's a regular contributor to Co.Create.

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