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Watch Bill Gates play “How much does the world suck?” - TVOvermind

Bill Gates playing a game called “How much does the world suck?” is kind of interesting since a lot of people already know that he's an intelligent individual, but this kind of proves that. Just because he's what a lot of people would consider 'on ...

Give Both Arts And Sciences The Same Bill! - The Nigerian Voice (press release) (blog)

Friends, I followed with some interest Tamale Milundi's views on the government's position to financially boost more science courses at university at the expense of arts, when he was hosted at Pearl FM,Uganda.If arts programs continue to regarded as an ...

Silicon Valley start-up known for vegan mayo thinks it can cure malnutrition in Africa - Los Angeles Times

When Bill Gates called flashy food start-up Hampton Creek the "future of food," he was presumably referring to products such as the company's much-hyped vegan mayonnaise. The mayo, the company argues, shows it's possible to produce plant-based foods ...

Bill Gates: Billionaires should pay more tax not less - The National

Bill Gates says he has paid more than $10bn in taxes over a lifetime but billionaires like him should pay "significantly" more because they benefit more from the system. The Microsoft co-founder, the world's second richest man after Amazon's Jeff Bezos ...

Ellen Makes Bill Gates Guess The Price Of Basic Super Market Items… And It's Kind Of Hilarious - Celebrity Net Worth

At this exact moment, Bill Gates has a net worth of $90 billion. That makes him the second-richest person in the world, behind Jeff Bezos, who is worth $123 billion. But as you may know, Bill has been the richest person on the planet for the better ...

Warren Buffett is retiring from Kraft Heinz board - WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

Warren Buffett is retiring from Kraft Heinz board. 87-year-old billionaire wants to travel less. By AARON SMITH. Posted: 6:20 AM, February 24, 2018 Updated: 6:20 AM, February 24, 2018. Headline Goes Here Spencer Platt/Getty Images. Bill Gates and ...

INTERVIEW: Why we agreed to help Nigeria pay $76 million debt to Japan – Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation - Premium Times

Paulin Basinga is the Country Director of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in Nigeria, a major international donor supporting development in several sectors in the country. As the head of the operations of the Foundation in Nigeria, Mr. Basinga works ...

'The Big Bang Theory' Spoilers: Episode With Bill Gates Cameo Airs Next Month - Christian Post

Fans of "The Big Bang Theory" are in for another major cameo appearance featuring Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates in an episode that airs next month. "The Big Bang Theory's" network, CBS, and producer Warner Bros. confirmed to CNN that they had Gates ...

Canny view: Will I run out of money in retirement? - New Zealand Herald

Bill Gates wisely pointed out that "most people overestimate what they can do in one year and underestimate what they can do in 10 years". This observation sheds light on planning for one's retirement. Most people rely on the assumptions of half-formed ...

Why an AI takeover may not be a bad thing - New Zealand Herald

Stephen Hawking, the renowned theoretical physicist, has given humanity a tight deadline for escaping the planet. Disease-fighting business magnate Bill Gates, meanwhile, has said he doesn't understand why "some people are not concerned" about the ...

Gates accused of lying about Manafort meeting with Rohrabacher, Weber - Politico

He's a former senior adviser to the Office of Management and Budget during the Obama administration and has also worked for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and as a lobbyist for Van Scoyoc Associates, among other positions. SPOTTED: On the cigar ...

YouTube Star Ingrid Nilsen Teams Up With Bill Gates To Quiz Viewers On Global Health Trends - Tubefilter

The world's second-richest man has teamed up with one of YouTube's top stars to share a global health progress report. Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates appeared in a video about poverty and women's rights alongside vlogger Ingrid Nilsen. Before posting ...

Korea's French-Asian Powerhouse Paris Baguette 'Might' Come to Seattle - Eater Seattle

Is anyone surprised billionaire Bill Gates has no idea how much junk food like pizza rolls and Rice-A-Roni costs at the grocery store? The same tipster who wished into being a Seattle expansion of Korean fried-chicken chain Bonchon is working their ...

The Silicon Valley food start-up best known for its vegan mayo thinks it can cure malnutrition in Africa - Washington Post

When Bill Gates called flashy food start-up Hampton Creek the “future of food,” he was presumably referring to products like the company's much-hyped vegan mayo. The mayo, the company argues, shows that it's possible to produce plant-based foods ...

Paul Manafort's downfall aided by his inability to convert a PDF into a Word doc - The Verge

Pretty much everyone can agree that a full understanding of document file types is pretty much rocket science. It's not clear to anyone except maybe Bill Gates why exactly it's so difficult to use Microsoft Word to edit a PDF file, and how to go about ...

Power Briefing: RICK GATES FLIPS -- a signal he'll cooperate with MUELLER: 'I have had a change of heart' - Politico

He said he does not support arming teachers, proposing training school guards instead. People with military training would be exempted from the 21-year-old age requirement for purchasing firearms. “The House bill, obtained by POLITICO, was assembled in ...

Ellen DeGeneres asked Bill Gates to guess the prices of groceries—and he was totally lost - KVOA Tucson News

DeGeneres decided to put the billionaire Microsoft co-founder to the test by asking him to guess the price of common grocery store items such as boxed rice, laundry detergent pods, floss and pizza rolls. The stakes: If he guessed the prices within a ...

Two craziest purchases I have ever made, Bill Gates reveals - Fellow Press (press release)

Bill Gates, the world's second richest man, has revealed the two “craziest” decisions he ever made in terms of spending money. Gates, while speaking on Ellen DeGeneres show on how he has been able to manage his finances since he got rich, described ...

Bill Gates reveals two 'crazy things' that he bought after becoming a billionaire - Moneycontrol.com

Multi-billionaire Bill Gates while talking to Ellen DeGeneres on her show revealed 'crazy things' he purchased since becoming a billionaire at a young age of 31. The second richest person in the world, according to the Bloomberg's Billionaires index ...

Meeting Roger Federer on court will be intimidating, says Savannah Guthrie - Tennis World

The Match for Africa 5 that will be held at the SAP Centre Stadium in San José on Monday, March 5 starting from 7:00 PM is getting closer and closer. Roger Federer and Jack Sock will face each other in a singles match, then they will pair up with Bill ...

William Henry "Bill" Gates III is an American business magnate, entrepreneur, investor, author, and philanthropist. In 1975, together with Paul Allen, he co-founded Microsoft, which became the world's largest PC software company. During his career at Microsoft, Gates held the positions of chairman, CEO and chief software architect, and was the largest individual shareholder until May 2014. Gates has authored and co-authored several books.

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Gates in June 2015
Born William Henry Gates III
(1955-10-28) October 28, 1955 (age 61)
Seattle, Washington, U.S.
Residence Medina, Washington, U.S.
Alma mater Harvard University (drop out)
Years active 1975–present
Net worth US$84 billion (December 2016)
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Spouse(s) Melinda Gates (m. 1994)
Children 3
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William H. Gates III

William Henry "Bill" Gates III (born October 28, 1955) is an American business magnate, entrepreneur, investor, author, and philanthropist. In 1975, together with Paul Allen, he co-founded Microsoft, which became the world's largest PC software company. During his career at Microsoft, Gates held the positions of chairman, CEO and chief software architect, and was the largest individual shareholder until May 2014. Gates has authored and co-authored several books.

Since 1987, Gates has been included in the Forbes list of the world's wealthiest people and was the wealthiest from 1995 to 2007, again in 2009, and has been since 2014. Between 2009 and 2014, his wealth doubled from US$40 billion to more than US$82 billion. Between 2013 and 2014, his wealth increased by US$15 billion. Gates is currently the richest person in the world, with an estimated net worth of US$84 billion as of December 2016.

Gates is one of the best-known entrepreneurs of the personal computer revolution. He has been criticized for his business tactics, which have been considered anti-competitive, an opinion that has in some cases been upheld by numerous court rulings. Later in his career, Gates pursued a number of philanthropic endeavors, donating large amounts of money to various charitable organizations and scientific research programs through the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, established in 2000.

Gates stepped down as chief executive officer of Microsoft in January 2000. He remained as chairman and created the position of chief software architect for himself. In June 2006, Gates announced that he would be transitioning from full-time work at Microsoft to part-time work, and full-time work at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. He gradually transferred his duties to Ray Ozzie (chief software architect) and Craig Mundie (chief research and strategy officer). Ozzie later left the company. Gates' last full-time day at Microsoft was June 27, 2008. He stepped down as chairman of Microsoft, in February 2014, taking on a new post as technology adviser to support newly appointed CEO Satya Nadella.