William Henry Gates III is an American business magnate, software developer, investor, and philanthropist. He is best known as the co-founder of Microsoft Corporation. During his career at Microsoft, Gates held the positions of chairman, chief executive officer (CEO), president and chief software architect, while also being the largest individual shareholder until May 2014. He is one of the best-known entrepreneurs and pioneers of the microcomputer revolution of the 1970s and 1980s.
The advent of the personal computer wasn’t just about making these powerful machines available to everyone, it was also about making them accessible and usable, even for those lacking a computer.. WorldNews - Published
Yacht architcts Sinot have denied widespread media reports claiming that Microsoft founder Bill Gates had ordered the firm's 112-metre hydrogen-powered superyacht. The £500 million vessel features an..
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Microsoft billionaire Bill Gates has reportedly ordered the last word in eco-friendly luxury: a £500 million hydrogen-powered superyacht. The Aqua yacht features floor-to-ceiling windows in its luxury..
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Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates started the last decade worth more than $50 billion and with a pledge to donate large parts of his fortune to charity. By the end of the decade, he’d given.. WorldNews - Published
New York (CNN Business)Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates can clearly afford a lot of leather wallets from Louis Vuitton and little blue boxes from Tiffany. But the world's two richest people could soon find.. WorldNews - Published
New York (CNN Business)A secretive startup backed by Bill Gates has achieved a solar breakthrough aimed at saving the planet. Heliogen, a clean energy company that emerged from stealth mode on Tuesday,.. WorldNews - Published
“We can help the world’s two billion smallholders (farmers) adapt to climate change much quicker if everybody in the agriculture sector has access to quality information,” Microsoft founder and.. IndiaTimes - Published
Bill Gates, one of the world's richest men, believes India holds the potential for “rapid economic growth” and wishes to eradicate child-malnutrition from the country. Bill Gates has emphasised.. WorldNews - Published
India has the potential for "very rapid" economic growth over the next decade which will lift people out of poverty and allow the government to invest in health and education priorities in an "exciting.. IndiaTimes - Published
Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates officially surpassed Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos at world's richest person on Earth with a net worth of $110 billion - according to the latest Bloomberg Billionaires..... WorldNews - Published
The Democratic presidential candidate addressed Mr. Gates on Twitter after he questioned whether “she’d even be willing” to sit down with someone “who has large amounts of money.” NYTimes.com - Published Also reported by •WorldNews
The Statue of Liberty is dedicated in New York; Benito Mussolini takes control of the Italian government; The Cuban Missile Crisis ends; Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and actress Julia Roberts are.. USATODAY.com - Published
Seattle: Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has lost the title as the world's richest man, paving the way for tenacious Bill Gates to grab the top spot after Amazon's lacklustre Q3 results resulted... WorldNews - Published
A number of high-profile celebrities have been named by researchers as “super-emitters” over their “harmful” carbon footprints. Jennifer Lopez, Paris Hilton and Emma Watson were among the 10.. WorldNews - Published
Microsoft president Brad Smith thinks it’s time antitrust laws are updated for the digital age. Rather than the traditional method of calculating a company’s market share, Smith said regulators.. WorldNews - Published
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has been challenged by members of the crowd after suggesting mocking a “gay waiter” was seen as socially acceptable five years ago. Mr Biden made the.. WorldNews - Published
Bernard Arnault’s riches swelled about $32 billion in the current year. With this feat, Bernard Arnault has also outshone the wealth of Bill Gates’s best friend Warren Buffett. ...... WorldNews - Published