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Bill Gates Makes Bold Bet About Ending Poverty, And Tech Plays A Big Role

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 01.23.2015 | Impact

Technological advances will drastically change life in the developing world by 2030. Bill Gates is betting on it. In the 2015 Gates Annual Let...

Watch Neil DeGrasse Tyson Explain How Ludicrously Rich Bill Gates Is

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 05.23.2014 | Technology

Bill Gates is far, far richer than you. And in case you needed a reminder, Neil DeGrasse Tyson is here to explain. During a 2011 speech at the Univ...

One Of The Only Times Bill Gates Will Look VERY Dumb

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2014 | Technology

STOCKHOLM, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Newly crowned Norwegian world chess champion Magnus Carlsen took just nine moves to checkmate Bill Gates in a speed gam...

Top Microsoft Investors: Gates Should Go

Reuters | Posted 12.01.2013 | Technology

By Nadia Damouni and Bill Rigby NEW YORK/SEATTLE, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Three of the top 20 investors in Microsoft Corp are lobbying the b...

The Problem With PCs That Bill Gates Is Finally Admitting To

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.27.2013 | Technology

We are confident that Bill Gates is a brilliant guy, but he just admitted to something that the entire world has known for decades. Forcing early ...

LOOK: You Need To Watch This Epic Bill Gates Parody Right Now

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 08.14.2013 | Technology

Sure, Steve Jobs was an exciting figure. He was volatile, creative, and revolutionary. It was natural to make a movie about the Apple founder's life. ...

Why the Global Fund Is a Terrific Investment

Bill Gates | Posted 04.08.2013 | Impact
Bill Gates

The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria announced today that it will need $15 billion to continue its life-saving work. If the world comes together to meet this replenishment goal, it will build on one of its greatest achievements of the past decade by saving millions more lives.

How Microsoft Blew It

Vanity Fair | Kurt Eichenwald | Posted 07.26.2012 | Technology

Once upon a time, Microsoft dominated the tech industry; indeed, it was the wealthiest corporation in the world. But since 2000, as Apple, Google, and...

Tough Love: Bill Gates Calls on the Donor Community to Do Better on Food Security

Vijaya Ramachandran | Posted 05.01.2012 | World
Vijaya Ramachandran

Bill Gates speech to the Global Council of the International Fund for Agricultural Development has opened the way for a robust dialogue in the international community on food security

Gates: 'The Rich Should Pay Somewhat More' Than Everyone Else In Taxes

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 12.31.2011 | Business

Another super-rich celebrity is voicing support for taxing himself more than other Americans. Billionaire Microsoft founder Bill Gates said in an ...

Bill Gates: 'The PC Is The Tablet'

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.19.2011 | Technology

Microsoft founder and chairman Bill Gates played defense on Tuesday when BBC interviewer Stephen Sackur said point-blank that Microsoft's mobile platf...

Bill Gates Was Puzzled By Gmail, Book Reports

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 06.13.2011 | Technology

Many people love the seemingly infinite amount of space Gmail provides. Bill Gates, at least initially, didn't see the need. In his new book In ...

Bill Gates Sells Off Millions Of Microsoft Shares

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Update: Additional context on investment added below Is Bill Gates souring on Microsoft? The founder, and largest single stockholder, in the compan...

Tour Bill Gates' House For $35,000

techflash.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Each fall as part of Microsoft's charitable giving campaign, people at the company donate products, services and experiences for their fellow employee...

Bill Gates Envisions Fighting Hurricanes By Manipulating The Sea

Huffington Post | Katherine Goldstein | Posted 07.16.2009 | Green

Microsoft's Bill Gates has already accomplished plenty in his life -- but now he's involved in an ambitious new venture -- a plan to tame hurricanes. ...

Bill Gates' Last Day At Microsoft: Bids Steve Ballmer Farewell In Tears

AP | JESSICA MINTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

REDMOND, Wash. — On his final full day at Microsoft Corp., Bill Gates went on stage to reminisce with his longtime friend Steve Ballmer, and nei...