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Bill Gates: American business magnate and philanthropist
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 Computer Scientist Responsible For Cut, Copy, and Paste, Has Passed Away

the computer scientist responsible for cut, copy, and paste, has passed away
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..
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No, Bill Gates is not buying this multimillion-dollar, hydrogen-powered superyacht

Media outlets reported Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates pledged well over $600 million for a superyacht. But the yacht's designer says it's not true. - Published

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Yacht makers deny claims Bill Gates to buy £500 million hydrogen-powered superyacht [Video]Yacht makers deny claims Bill Gates to buy £500 million hydrogen-powered superyacht

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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This Is Bill Gates' $644M New Superyacht [Video]This Is Bill Gates' $644M New Superyacht

This is the superyacht Bill Gates has reportedly ordered for an estimated $644M.

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Bill Gates orders world's first hydrogen-powered superyacht [Video]Bill Gates orders world's first hydrogen-powered superyacht

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 to erase its entire carbon footprint by 2050 [Video]Microsoft to erase its entire carbon footprint by 2050

Microsoft said on Thursday it aims to remove more carbon from the atmosphere than it emits by 2030 and that by 2050, it hopes to have taken out enough to account for all the direct emissions the..

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Bill Gates 'not buying our hydrogen yacht'

bill gates 'not buying our hydrogen yacht'
Billionaire Bill Gates has not commissioned a hydrogen-powered superyacht from designer...
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Bill Gates' daughter Jennifer is engaged to Egyptian equestrian: 'Yes a million times over'

Jennifer Gates, the daughter of Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, is engaged to Egyptian show jumper Nayel Nassar. - Published

Bill Gates pushes for higher taxes on rich as wealth soars

bill gates pushes for higher taxes on rich as wealth soars
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..
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Lucky woman shocked to find out her Secret Santa is Bill Gates

Reddit user Shelby couldn't believe her luck when an 81-pound package was delivered to her from billionaire Bill Gates. - Published

Michigan woman discovers her Secret Santa is Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates

A metro area Detroit woman had a very merry Christmas when Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates turned out to be her Secret Santa. - Published

Bernard Arnault could surpass Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates to become the world's richest person

bernard arnault could surpass jeff bezos and bill gates to become the world's richest person
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..
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Nitish Kumar refers to his praise by Bill Gates to hit back at critics

IndiaTimes - Published

Secretive energy startup backed by Bill Gates achieves solar breakthrough

secretive energy startup backed by bill gates achieves solar breakthrough
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,..
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Smriti Irani's hilarious dropout joke while sharing pic with Bill Gates is a befitting reply to trolls

Wittiness on point!
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Farmers need info in climate fight: Bill Gates

“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 calls on PM Modi

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Bill Gates Seeks to Prevent Child Malnutrition in India

bill gates seeks to prevent child malnutrition in india
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..
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India has potential for very rapid economic growth, says Bill Gates

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..
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Bill Gates meets Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, both reiterate their commitment for continued partnership in state

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Bill Gates Surpasses Jeff Bezos, Reclaims Richest Person On Earth Title

bill gates surpasses jeff bezos, reclaims richest person on earth title
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.....
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Elizabeth Warren willing to show Bill Gates how much she'd tax him: 'I promise it's not $100 billion'

Bill Gates joked on Wednesday that "when you say I should pay $100 billion, OK, then I'm starting to do a little math about what I have left over." - Published

Elizabeth Warren Offers to Explain Her Wealth Tax to Bill Gates

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.” - Published Also reported by •WorldNews

Bill Gates criticises Elizabeth Warren's plan for tax on super-rich

Elizabeth Warren has offered to meet the Microsoft co-founder to explain plans she mooted last week.
BBC News - Published

Elizabeth Warren to Bill Gates: I'll explain my wealth tax to you

Gates, worth an estimated $109 billion, wondered if he'd pay $100 billion under her plan to target country's largest fortunes
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Today in History for October 28th

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.. - Published

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos drops to world’s second richest person, Bill Gates reclaims spot

Amazon's stock price drop has cost CEO Jeff Bezos his spot atop the list of the world's richest people. Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates reclaimed it. - Published

Amazon's Jeff Bezos loses richest-man title to Bill Gates

amazon's jeff bezos loses richest-man title to bill gates
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...
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Bill Gates, Jennifer Lopez and Paris Hilton among celebrities with ‘harmful’ carbon footprints, study finds

bill gates, jennifer lopez and paris hilton among celebrities with ‘harmful’ carbon footprints, study finds
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..
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Top Microsoft exec says online privacy has reached ‘a crisis point’

top microsoft exec says online privacy has reached ‘a crisis point’
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

Forbes 400: Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates and Warren Buffett remain the richest people in the US

The CEO of Amazon, Jeff Bezos, remains the richest person in America despite parting with $46 billion over the past year, according to Forbes. - Published

Bill Gates to Honour PM Modi with Annual Goalkeepers Global Goals Award for Swachh Bharat Mission

bill gates to honour pm modi with annual goalkeepers global goals award for swachh bharat mission
Seattle: Bill and Melinda Gates will be honouring India Prime Minister Narendra Modi...
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This health investor shadowed Jeff Bezos, worked for Bill Gates: Here’s what he learned

"I don’t always have the right answers, but I do have a lot of scars and I’m happy to share those,” said Peter Neupert. - Published

Bernard Arnault replaces Bill Gates as world's second-richest person with $39 billion gains in a year; Jeff Bezos retains top slot

Bernard Arnault added $39 billion to his fortune in 2019, which pushed his net worth to $107.6 billion, as he led Gates by more than $200 million.
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Joe Biden challenged by crowd for suggesting mocking a 'gay waiter' was more socially acceptable ...

joe biden challenged by crowd for suggesting mocking a 'gay waiter' was more socially acceptable ...
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..
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Bill Gates' biggest mistake at Microsoft? Letting Android win mobile

The mobile platform has always been a thorn in Microsoft's side. - Published

LVMH’s Bernard Arnault enters $100 billion club, in league with Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos

lvmh’s bernard arnault enters $100 billion club, in league with bill gates, jeff bezos
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

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