Economy Surprising facts about the money made by tech companies Updated : April 27, 2018 10:26 AM IST Facebook, Microsoft, Amazon and Google parent Alphabet reported unexpectedly large profits this week. Mark Zuckerberg made $6.6 billion on Thursday, the day after Facebook reported earnings. Amazon could create $2 billion out of thin air with a single move. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.