• So Bill Gates Has This Idea For A History Class…
    NYT - Sep 5
    In 2008, shortly after Bill Gates stepped down from his executive role at Microsoft, he often awoke in his 66,000-square-foot home on the eastern bank of Lake Washington and walked downstairs to his private gym in a baggy... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • Why Bill Gates And Warren Buffett Are Railroad Rivals
    Business Insider - Sep 3
    Bill Gates is the richest person in the world. Warren Buffett is number three. But as Bloomberg's Frederic Tomesco and Thomas Black report, even though both billionaires are philanthropically entwined, when it comes to the... Read »
    2 weeks ago
  • Bill Gates’ Back To School Advice For Teachers
    Quartz - Aug 20
    It’s widely accepted that education for children, at its best, is interactive and collaborative. And yet when it comes to teaching the teachers, professional development generally is a one-way stream, in lecture format at... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Legacy Wars: Steve Jobs Vs. Bill Gates
    LinkedIn - Aug 20
    Not long ago, Malcolm Gladwell made a bold prediction. Fifty years from now, Apple will be around and Microsoft will be gone, but Bill Gates will be remembered—and Steve Jobs won’t. As surprising as it seems, Gladwell... Read »
    1 month ago
  • Bill Gates Vacations On $330M Yacht
    Yahoo! - Aug 11
    These days, Microsoft founder Bill Gates is more concerned with helping to save the world than creating the next big gadget. But when the world’s richest man goes on vacation, he does it like no one else. The New York... Read »
    1 month ago
  • The Real Reason Bill Gates Will Be Remembered
    Forbes - Aug 6
    William H. Gates, III, shall ultimately be remembered as the most significant person of his generation. It may not be for the reasons you think. Bill Gates is eligible for consideration by virtue of founding Microsoft (I... Read »
    1 month ago
  • 21 Quotes That Take You Inside Bill Gates’ Mind
    Business Insider - Jul 23
    Bill Gates' personal net worth — an estimated $80 billion — rivals the GDP of Ecuador and tops Croatia's. The Bill and Melinda Gates foundation, which he and his wife set up in 1997, gives away nearly $4 billion a year.... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Bill Gates’ Doomsday Prophecy Comes True
    Daily Beast - Jul 18
    In a surprising letter to employees released today, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella announced that the company would be firing 18,000 people over the next year. It’s the largest layoff sweep in the company’s 39-year history,... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Bill Gates: The Best Business Book I’ve Ever Read
    LinkedIn - Jul 14
    Not long after I first met Warren Buffett back in 1991, I asked him to recommend his favorite book about business. He didn’t miss a beat: “It’s Business Adventures, by John Brooks,” he said. “I’ll send you my... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Gates, Adelson And Buffett Scold Congress On...
    Bloomberg - Jul 11
    Three of the world’s richest men -- Bill Gates, Warren Buffett and Sheldon Adelson -- criticized the U.S. Congress, and particularly the Republican-led House, over its failure to revamp immigration laws. “Whatever the... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Bill Gates Backs Birth Control With Wireless Switch
    Huff Post - Jul 10
    First Bill Gates brought us a better condom. Now, the billionaire philanthropist and Microsoft founder is taking birth control to an even more amazing level. Gates is backing a long-lasting implantable birth control device... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Bill Gates Needs To Drop His Common Core Obsession
    Salon - Jul 7
    It’s hard to envision Bill Gates not getting exactly what he wants, or backing down from anything. However, that was before he became the sugar daddy and primary backer of the Common Core State Standards, which have raised... Read »
    2 months ago
  • The Fabulous Life Of Bill Gates
    Business Insider - Jun 30
    With a net worth of approximately $78.9 billion, Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates is the wealthiest man in the world. Gates has been a public fixture ever since he and Paul Allen started a computer revolution in the 1980s.... Read »
    2 months ago
  • Bill Gates Gives Advice To Stanford Grads
    Fortune - Jun 23
    How do you inspire a group of unusually smart, hard working, optimistic, and largely privileged youngsters who are already destined for success? Encourage them to learn from those most in need; urge them confront inequity;... Read »
    3 months ago
  • Warren Buffett Honors His Hero
    Forbes - Jun 18
    Warren Buffett and Bill Gates are the two most iconic philanthropists in the world, having given away tens of billions to much fanfare. But their role model is Chuck Feeney, a former billionaire who gave away his entire... Read »
    3 months ago