Biographer Walter Isaacson chronicles the tumultuous relationship between the two tech giants dating back to the 1970s.
Microsoft billionaire Bill Gates launches a campaign to redesign the toilet.
Janicki Bioenergy, backed by the Gates Foundation, has created a processing plant that turns human waste into clean water and electricity.
Ben Affleck and Bill Gates speak to a congressional panel to make the case for including foreign aid in the new budget.
The world s largest Secret Santa event includes everyone from billionaires to sports players. But the questions becomes, what do you buy for s (more…)
Bill Gates calls for an improved audit of international aid in Africa, to ensure it achieves its aims.
As part of his humanitarian work, Bill Gates has shown off a machine that turns human waste - yes, that means poop - into potable drinking water- and (more…)
Watch Bill Gates Dance.
That's more than 1,300 times the GDP of the entire planet, making Bill Gates' more-than-$70-billion fortune look like chump change.
What do Julia Roberts, Madonna, Bill Gates, and more than half of all the US presidents ever have in common? They re all middle children. But e (more…)
Bill Gates, the world's richest man, claimed not to be worried about the dysfunction junction that is Washington.
The Gates Foundation is funding research into a gel-based condom that will feel better than current latex rubber condoms.
During a Q&A session at Harvard University, Microsoft founder Bill Gates says the Control-Alt-Delete combination to log into a PC was a mistake, and b (more…)
Among computer types, you'll find many admirers of National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden. But Bill Gates is not one of them.