Jared Kushner's 'innovation' office will get
Yahoo FinanceJared Kushner's 'innovation' office will get advice from Bill Gates, Tim Cook and Elon MuskYahoo FinanceJoining Kushner to advise are a cast of the tech world's usual suspects, including Apple's (AAPL) Tim Cook, Microsoft's (MSFT) Bill Gates, Salesforce's (CRM) Marc Benioff, and Tesla's (TSLA) Elon Musk, many of whom could see their companies' products ...Tim Cook, Bill Gates and others are said to be joining the newly formed White House Office of American InnovationThe Apple PostWhat Will Elon Musk and Tim Cook Do For Trump's New 'Office of American Innovation'?GizmodoKushner to lead White House innovation office: report | TheHillThe HillSlate Magazine (blog) -The Verge -TechCrunch -Washington Postall 471 news articles »
Posted on 27 March 2017 | 1:58 pm
Becoming more like Bill Gates -
ArabianBusiness.comBecoming more like Bill GatesArabianBusiness.comBill Gates once dreamed of a world with a personal computer on every desk. Unlike others with lofty dreams, he actually saw his dream become a reality. While he has stayed involved with Microsoft as chairman and chief software architect, he's branched ...China, 'best place' for ambitious youth seeking a better world: Bill Gatesecnsall 4 news articles »
Posted on 26 March 2017 | 10:10 pm
Bill Gates vs. the Robots - Wall Street
Wall Street Journal (subscription)Bill Gates vs. the RobotsWall Street Journal (subscription)Ludd was the 18th-century folk hero of anti-industrialists. As the possibly apocryphal story goes, in the 1770s he busted up a few stocking frames—knitting machines used to make socks and other clothing—to protest the labor-saving devices. Taking up ...
Posted on 26 March 2017 | 1:17 pm
Bill Gates and Paul Allen had a business
GeekWireBill Gates and Paul Allen had a business before Microsoft, and this engineer was their partnerGeekWireMicrosoft is one of the most successful and influential companies in the world, but did you know that Bill Gates and Paul Allen launched an earlier venture as high school students in Seattle? It was called Traf-O-Data, a startup in the 1970s that ...
Posted on 25 March 2017 | 10:13 am
Doing It With Fewer Bytes Than Bill Gates -
HackadayDoing It With Fewer Bytes Than Bill GatesHackadayBill Gates is on record as saying that their first effort was 46 bytes long, but with more work he managed to create one in 17 bytes. Now [Josh] has beaten that, he's created an Altair 8800 bootloader in only 14 bytes. His write-up goes into great ...
Posted on 24 March 2017 | 10:01 pm
How Bill Gates' singular focus both
Bill Gates, Andy Grove, and Steve Jobs all had distinctive interests and strengths, which we have summed up as a passion for software in Gates, a passion for discipline in Grove, and a passion for design in Jobs. These passions anchored not just their contributions to Microsoft, Intel, and Apple, but also their companies’ culture, competencies, and strategic direction. In an era of economic and ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 3:25 pm
Bill Gates sighted in Los Baños?
Microsoft founder Bill Gates reportedly arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) yesterday from Palawan on a private jet. Airport sources said Bill Gates used his full name, William Gates. The private jet is still inside the hangar of Asian Aerospace at the NAIA. A report from InterAksyon.com, the online news portal of TV5, said the billionaire philanthropist visited the ...
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 5:00 pm
Read Bill Gates’ letter to Microsoft
Over the weekend, Microsoft, somewhat quietly, celebrated its 40th anniversary. Co-founded by Bill Gates and Paul Allen back in 1975, Microsoft, of course, would eventually go on to become the de-facto standard in computer software thanks to the 1-2 punch of Windows and Microsoft Office. In commemoration of Microsoft’s 40th year, Bill Gates recently penned a letter to Microsoft employees which ...
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 4:00 pm
Bill Gates' 40th anniversary email to
Thor Benson REDMOND, Wash., April 5 (UPI) -- Bill Gates sent an inspiring email to all of Microsoft's employees for the 40th anniversary of him and Paul Allen starting the company.
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 5:02 am
Bill Gates' 40th anniversary email: Goal
It's been 40 years since Bill Gates and Paul Allen founded Microsoft.
Posted on 5 April 2015 | 12:49 pm
The top business lessons you can learn from
Flickr/eva8*Dr. Seuss' "The Cat in the Hat." Over the past few months, I've provided the recommended reading lists from Bill Gates, Elon Musk, Steve Jobs, Warren Buffet, Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, Sheryl Sandberg and Richard Branson. Most of those books ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 6:39 am
20 nonprofits selected for Fast Pitch SB
Social Venture Partners Santa Barbara has announced the group of 20 nonprofits selected to participate in Fast Pitch SB, a communications-training program dubbed by Bill Gates as “a clever way to connect early-stage nonprofits and social entrepreneurs ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:47 am
Black Monday crash: Super-rich Arsenal and
Among the biggest 'Black Monday' losers was Microsoft founder Bill Gates, who lost an estimated $3.2billion (£3bn), according to Bloomberg Billionaires Index. Its estimated that a staggering $124bn (£78.5bn) was wiped off the fortunes of the 400 ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:59 pm
Earth to Bill Gates: we are good to go with
Billionaire Bill Gates claimed this summer that breakthroughs are needed for the energy transition and that funding should be diverted from current technologies towards R&D. Craig Morris wonders what would have become of Microsoft if we had waited for ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:27 am
Jennifer Aniston, Matthew Perry Hired By
Jennifer Aniston and Matthew Perry may have become household names now with their work in Friends and (for Jennifer Aniston, at least) their subsequent blockbuster hits, but their popularity was expected to be harnessed in a very different way by Bill ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:35 am
Broadway's Peter Pan meets 2 iconic Peters
Plenty of VIPs have come backstage to cheer the cast of "Peter and the Starcatcher." The prequel to "Peter Pan" has attracted the likes of Tyra Banks, Clive Owen, Anna Wintour and Bill Gates.
Posted on 9 November 2012 | 6:39 am
Bill Gates in Abu Dhabi: I'll never run for
Microsoft founder and billionaire Bill Gates on Tuesday ruled out running for office, choosing not to join the parade of rich businessmen who have tried their hand at politics.
Posted on 9 October 2012 | 7:11 am
Gates: New Windows 8 system is 'very
Microsoft founder Bill Gates on Thursday called the new Windows 8 operating system scheduled for release next month "a very exciting new product" and "a very big deal" for the world's largest software maker.
Posted on 27 September 2012 | 10:09 am
Gates: New Windows 8 system is `very
Microsoft founder Bill Gates says the new Windows 8 operating system scheduled for release next month is "a very exciting new product" and "a very big deal" for the world's largest software maker.
Posted on 27 September 2012 | 9:16 am
Gates, Buffett again top Forbes'
Microsoft Corp. co-founder Bill Gates remains the nation's richest man by far, as the tech and philanthropy giant took the top spot on the Forbes 400 list for the 19th year running, with a net worth of $66 billion.
Posted on 19 September 2012 | 8:15 am