Paul Allen's biggest yacht in tech
Paul Allen's biggest yacht in tech

After Ellison sold his yacht, the Rising Sun, to David Geffen in 2010, Paul Allen became eligible for this superlative. The Microsoft co-founder's Octopus takes the high seas as the largest yacht among tech moguls.

The Octopus isn't the only big ticket item he purchased. Allen claims three sports teams in his repertoire: the Portland Trailblazers, the Seattle Seahawks and the Seattle Sounders.


By Erin Kim @CNNMoneyTech - Last updated June 22 2012: 5:16 AM ET
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