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Apple won $539 million from Samsung in a patent lawsuit - an amount that's barely noticeable against Apple's net profits

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The $539 million that Apple won in its patent infringement case against Samsung is fairly insignificant compared to the some $300 billion of profit Apple has made in the years since it filed the suit in 2011. The money is nice, but for Apple, the real victory probably comes from the principle of the thing.
As this chart from Statista shows, the money that the Cupertino-based company was awarded is hardly enough to even register on Apple's radar - it's actually less than Apple's net profit has been in any given quarter since April 2011.
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Gigi Hadid made $9.5 million last year - and the 23-year-old's total worth is just as mind-boggling

Gigi Hadid made $9.5 million last year - and the 23-year-old's total worth is just as mind-boggling

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Supermodel Gigi Hadid raked in $9.5 million in 2017 , according to Forbes.
That makes her the fifth highest-paid model of last year, trailing after only her pal, Kendall Jenner , Gisele Bündchen , Chrissy Teigen , and Adriana Lima .
The 23-year-old's estimated total net worth is a formidable $13 million.
Hadid's money comes from her many modeling contracts for brands including Victoria's Secret, Maybelline , Evian, BMW, Versace, and Tommy Hilfiger.
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