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Saudi Arabian Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Donate $32 Billion to Charity

Saudi Arabian Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Donate $32 Billion to Charity

Prince Alwaleed bin Talal announced to donate his huge personal fortune to charity. He got inspired by Bill Gates....

Jul 2 2015, 5:42am CDT

Bill Gates Fears Pandemics Most

Bill Gates Fears Pandemics Most

Bill Gates dismisses war or natural disasters as a probable cause of world population’s end and contributes it to disease....

May 28 2015, 1:31pm CDT

Microsoft Turns 40

Microsoft Turns 40

On the company's 40th anniversary, former CEO Bill Gates sent out a special email commemorating the momentous occasion....

Apr 6 2015, 6:05am CDT

Steve Jobs Was a Tough Character, Says Bill Gates

Steve Jobs Was a Tough Character, Says Bill Gates

Bill Gates: Steve Jobs was a tough character, but he didn't direct his anger at me too often....

Mar 24 2015, 4:12am CDT

Bill Gates Tops Forbes Billionaires List Again

Bill Gates Tops Forbes Billionaires List Again

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is back on top of the Forbes Billionaires list....

Mar 3 2015, 3:36pm CST

Microsoft to Announce Biggest Downsize in its History this Week

Microsoft to Downsize within a Week’s Time; Biggest Restructuring in its History

Microsoft is to downsize several from within its ranks in a week’s time. And it may be the biggest restructuring in the Microso...

Jul 15 2014, 10:24am CDT

Carlos Slim Close To Retaking World's Richest Man Title From Bill Gates

Carlos Slim Close To Retaking World's Richest Man Title From Bill Gates

Mexican telecom mogul Carlos Slim Helú is close to taking the world’s richest man title back from Microsoft (NYSE:MSFT) co...

Jul 14 2014, 1:34am CDT

Female Billionaires that Made it to the Top

Female Billionaires that Made it to the Top

There are several female billionaires in the world today. These queens of cash have definitely made it to the top....

May 29 2014, 12:53am CDT

Mark Zuckerberg Turns 30: A Look Back

Mark Zuckerberg Turns 30: A Look Back

The first time his name appeared in Forbes Magazine, Mark Zuckerberg was an afterthought. Sandwiched in between the ranks and p...

May 14 2014, 8:29am CDT

Mark Zuckerberg Is The New Bill Gates

Mark Zuckerberg Is The New Bill Gates

Yesterday, Facebook stunned the world by acquiring virtual reality headset maker Oculus for $2 billion in cash and stock. And I...

Mar 26 2014, 6:32am CDT

Microsoft: Lots of Drama But A Steady Stock

Microsoft: Lots of Drama But A Steady Stock

Microsoft Corp. can’t seem to avoid drama, and this past week had plenty of it. There was an executive shuffle, an appearance b...

Mar 8 2014, 5:36pm CST

50 Billionaires To Follow On Twitter

50 Billionaires To Follow On Twitter

The entrepreneurial experience necessary to build a ten-figure fortune make billionaires a fount of business knowledge. Some of...

Mar 6 2014, 4:12am CST

Bill Gates tops the list of the world's richest men after four years

Bill Gates tops the list of the world's richest men after four years

Gates' managed to increase his wealth by $9 billion in the last 12 months and has pushed down Mexican Carlos Slim Helu to...

Mar 4 2014, 12:59pm CST

Gates back on top of Forbes' billionaire rankings

NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is once again the world's richest person. Forbes magazine announced its ranking...

Mar 3 2014, 4:51pm CST

Bill Gates: Dishwashing, Windows and $100 bill

Bill Gates: Dishwashing, Windows and $100 bill

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates answered questions on Reddit’s Ask Me Anything on Monday, revealing that he likes to wash the d...

Feb 10 2014, 7:00pm CST

Mark Zuckerberg is biggest Giver in 2013

Mark Zuckerberg is biggest Giver in 2013

SEATTLE (AP) — Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, were the most generous American philanthropists in 2013, with a do...

Feb 10 2014, 1:20am CST

Microsoft May Be Undermining Nadella By Bringing Back Gates

Microsoft May Be Undermining Nadella By Bringing Back Gates

Microsoft finally made Satya Nadella its new CEO on Tuesday, replacing the retiring Steve Ballmer. The shares fell slightly Tue...

Feb 5 2014, 5:45pm CST

How Wise is the New Microsoft CEO pick?

Microsoft sticks with safe choice as CEO at critical juncture demanding dramatic changes SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — After compiling a...

Feb 5 2014, 12:30am CST

Microsoft's CEO Nadella: Curiosity and Thirst for Learning

Microsoft's CEO Nadella: Curiosity and Thirst for Learning

In one of his first utterances as the newly appointed CEO of Microsoft, Satya Nadella, a 46-year-old engineering executive orig...

Feb 4 2014, 3:10pm CST

Nadella to head Microsoft; Gates leaves chair role

Gates to step down as chairman, take on new role at Microsoft as company names Nadella CEO REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — Microsoft has...

Feb 4 2014, 9:02am CST

Satya Nadella is New CEO Of Microsoft

Satya Nadella is New CEO Of Microsoft

It is official. Microsoft just named Satya Nadella CEO. He is only the third CEO in the history of the company....

Feb 4 2014, 8:22am CST

The Mistakes Microsoft Is Making In Choosing Its Next CEO

According to a Bloomberg report earlier today, Microsoft is getting close to naming Satya Nadella, 46, a 21-year Microsoft vete...

Jan 31 2014, 8:55pm CST

The Ignorance Of Today's College Students Shouldn't Surprise Us

The Ignorance Of Today's College Students Shouldn't Surprise Us

By Blaine McCormick & Burton Folsom What did our students learn during this holiday break between college semesters?  Once...

Jan 8 2014, 7:21am CST

Hour of Code Computer Programming Campaign Also Supported by Obama and Republicans

Hour of Code Computer Programming Campaign Also Supported by Obama and Republicans

Finally, President Obama and the republicans have decided to agree on something. They have united to support Hour of Code compu...

Dec 9 2013, 6:15am CST

Mulally and Nadella are Favorite Choices for Microsoft CEO

Mulally and Nadella are Favorite Choices for Microsoft CEO

The frantic search for a replacement for Microsoft CEO, Steve Ballmer has finally been narrowed down. Ford CEO, Alan Mulally an...

Nov 28 2013, 9:25am CST

Bill Gates pressured to step down as Microsoft chairman, says report

Bill Gates pressured to step down as Microsoft chairman, says report

It's a familiar story. You work very hard to found a company, then at the height of your reign as its CEO or chairman, the boar...

Oct 2 2013, 1:13am CDT

Microsoft CEO Says Next Year 'is the Right Time' to Retire

Microsoft CEO Plans to Retire within Next 12 Months

Microsoft has just announced that CEO Steve Ballmer is planning to retire from his post within the next 12 months. Why Ballmer...

Aug 23 2013, 9:08am CDT

Microsoft's Bill Gates said Frustrated iPad Users need PC Tablets

Microsoft's Bill Gates said Frustrated iPad Users need PC Tablets

Bill Gates has laid out for all purposes a plan of attack that will pinpoint Apple Incorporated. It has become Microsoft’s miss...

May 7 2013, 8:26am CDT

Bill Gates Talks Windows 8

Bill Gates Talks Windows 8

Watch an interview with Microsoft founder and former CEO Bill Gates. He talks about Windows 8, Windows Phone 8 and Surface....

Oct 26 2012, 3:42am CDT

Barbarians at the Moat: Google's Struggle Against the Government

Barbarians at the Moat: Google's Struggle Against the Government

A lot of lawyers are about to get very rich....

Apr 5 2011, 1:05pm CDT

Ray Ozzie leaves Microsoft

Ray Ozzie leaves Microsoft

Ray Ozzie will leave the Chief Architect position at Microsoft. He joined Microsoft in 2005. Microsoft published an email Steve...

Oct 19 2010, 1:28am CDT

Bill Gates Tops Forbes List of 400 Richest Americans

Bill Gates has retired from Microsoft two years ago. He is still the richest American....

Sep 23 2010, 3:53am CDT

Steve Jobs confirmed for D8

Rumors that Steve Jobs would again be attending the D: All Things Digital this year appeared yesterday. Now All Things D has co...

Apr 28 2010, 12:58am CDT

Jobs To Appear At Non-Apple Tech Conference? [Update]

Jobs To Appear At Non-Apple Tech Conference? [Update]

Rumors are circulating that Apple CEO Steve Jobs will make an appearance at a high-profile tech forum known as the D Conference...

Apr 27 2010, 2:55pm CDT

Bill Gates: Project Natal Coming To Windows, Too.

Bill Gates: Project Natal Coming To Windows, Too.

Here's some big news about Project Natal. Although the motion-capturing camera was initially developed for use with the Xbox 36...

Jul 15 2009, 3:15pm CDT

Microsoft Ad featuring a Redhead that gets Mac Fans riled up

Microsoft Ad featuring a Redhead that gets Mac Fans riled up

Microsoft landed their best TV commercial in a while featuring Lauren. The cute redhead (apparently this actress was chosen bec...

Mar 30 2009, 1:05am CDT

Microsoft CES 2009 Keynote Live Video Stream available

Microsoft traditionally kicks of the keynotes at the CES 2009. In a couple of minutes Steve Ballmer will take the stage to deli...

Jan 7 2009, 8:00pm CST

Microsoft CES 2009 Keynote Agenda already revealed

The Microsoft keynote is kicking off CES 2009 on January 7th. As reported Microsoft will broadcast Steve Ballmer's keynote live...

Jan 4 2009, 10:34am CST