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Bill Gates Agrees With Elon Musk, Expresses Concern About AI

01/28/2015, We’re sure there are many of us out there who can’t wait for a future in which artificial intelligence gets to the point where our robots and computers can interact with us like they do in the movies. One the other hand we’re sure some of you might...

Machine Turns Human Waste Into Drinking Water, Bill Gates Tries It

01/08/2015, Bill Gates’ philanthropic activities is well known to all, and in the past we’ve seen Gates attempt to fund all sorts of projects that would improve the lives of many in third world countries. Recently Gates was part of a project that had the ability...

Bill Gates Offers Praise For Apple Pay

10/05/2014, There have been attempts in the past to create mobile payment services. For example we know that Google has Google Wallet, some of the carriers have teamed up with credit card companies to create Softcard (formerly known as Isis), and now Apple has...

Bill Gates Would Support Xbox Unit Spin-Off

05/05/2014, Prior to the announcement of Satya Nadella as Microsoft’s new CEO there was a lot of speculation about how Ballmer’s successor would run the company. There were rumors about the Xbox unit being spun-off from the main company but Nadella has...

Bill Gates Is No Longer Microsoft’s Largest Shareholder

05/02/2014, While Bill Gates might not be as active in Microsoft as he once was, say a decade or so ago, he still managed to hold onto the title of the person with the biggest shareholder in the company. He had started out with a whopping 64% share in the company...

Bill Gates Doesn’t Consider Snowden A Hero

03/16/2014, Last year a former CIA technical analyst became one of the most popular advocates of online privacy after he leaked a barrage of highly classified documents. Criminal charges await him on his return to the U.S., for leaking documents that exposed U.S....

Bill Gates Was Reportedly Against Microsoft-Nokia Deal

03/05/2014, Much has already been said and written about the $7.17 billion Microsoft-Nokia deal, through which the former absorbs the latter’s devices and services division, but a new report published by Businessweek today offers a glimpse of what happened...

Bill Gates To Remain Involved In Product Development At Microsoft

02/03/2014, Microsoft is yet to announce its new CEO, and now its believed that the company won’t just announce Ballmer’s successor. Recent rumors suggest that Ballmer may give up his seat on the board, and that the board is considering replacing chairman...

Bill Gates Loses Chess Match To Magnus Carlsen In A Minute

01/27/2014, When you have led a company like Microsoft for so many years to great heights, while being the richest dude on earth for so many years, it would surely take far more brains than dumb luck to be in such a unique position. That’s Bill Gates for you, but...

Jimmy Fallon Awkwardly Hides MacBook While Interviewing Bill Gates

01/22/2014, When you have the undivided attention of one of the richest man in the world, who also happens to be an outstanding philanthropist as well as the co-founder of a company called Microsoft, the last thing you want to do is commit a faux pas. Unfortunately,...

New Microsoft CEO Might Not Be Announced Until February

01/08/2014, Ever since Steve Ballmer announced last year that he will be stepping down as CEO within the next 12 months, there has been a lot of speculation about who is going to become the new Microsoft CEO. It would certainly be a tough job heading a company that...

Redditor Surprised When Her Secret Santa Turns Out To Be Bill Gates

12/19/2013, What do you do when you’re rich beyond belief and with more money than you and your family could spend in several lifetimes? Start a charity? Fund research that improves the lives of those in poor living conditions? Play secret Santa with the folks at...