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Satya Nadella appointed Microsoft CEO, Bill Gates becomes technology adviser

Satya Nadella appointed Microsoft CEO, Bill Gates becomes technology adviser

By 4 February 2014

As expected, Satya Nadella has officially become the new chief executive officer of Microsoft. After months of speculation, since Steve Ballmer announced that he was standing down, the former executive vice-president of Microsoft's Cloud and Enterprise... >>

Awkward: Jimmy Fallon forgets to hide MacBook before interviewing Bill Gates

Awkward: Jimmy Fallon forgets to hide MacBook before interviewing Bill Gates

By 22 January 2014

When you're interviewing one of the world's richest and most charitable men, it may be a good idea not to have their competitor's product on your desk.  In an interview on NBC's Late Night with Jimmy Fallon on Tuesday, Fallon forgot to hide his Apple... >>

Microsoft in 2014: Pocket-lint predicts

Microsoft in 2014: Pocket-lint predicts

By 1 January 2014

By all counts Microsoft had a huge 2013: it launched the Xbox One, Windows Phone gained ground in the market, the executive level had a "One Microsoft" reorginisation, and Windows 8.1 was released for the Windows 8 naysayers. However, 2014 truly is shaping... >>

Code.org's Hour of Code campaign kicks off: Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg will teach you to write basic lines of code

Code.org's Hour of Code campaign kicks off: Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg will teach you to write basic lines of code

By 9 December 2013

Code.org's Hour of Code campaign has officially begun. The website, a non-profit company hoping to make computer science education available in more US schools, has called upon every K-12 student in the US to join the "Hour of Code" campaign during Computer... >>

Bill Gates encourages kids to use swords and guns to get Xbox Ones... in South Park, that is

Bill Gates encourages kids to use swords and guns to get Xbox Ones... in South Park, that is

By 26 November 2013

After the first South Park clip from its Black Friday episode summed up the PS4 versus Xbox One battle in the most perfect way, Comedy Central has released a new clip from the latest episode, A Song of Ass and Fire. It features Bill Gates and Microsoft's... >>

Bill Gates held back tears saying goodbye to Steve Ballmer as Microsoft CEO

Bill Gates held back tears saying goodbye to Steve Ballmer as Microsoft CEO

By 20 November 2013

Bill Gates, Microsoft’s chairman, spoke about the significance of Steve Ballmer leaving the company as it searches for a new CEO. While talking he visibly held back tears when discussing the company he started and clearly still loves. “It’s a complex... >>

Microsoft's Bill Gates has harsh words for the iPad: 'A lot of those users are frustrated'

Microsoft's Bill Gates has harsh words for the iPad: 'A lot of those users are frustrated'

By 6 May 2013

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates had harsh words for Apple's iPad during a Monday morning TV interview on CNBC. Speaking about the declining PC market, which reached record lows last quarter, Gates said that tablets were growing in popularity and it was... >>

Bill Gates original CV revealed, was happy to accept any salary

Bill Gates original CV revealed, was happy to accept any salary

By 4 April 2013

Bill Gates currently ranks second on the Forbes 2013 rich list, with $67 billion in the bank. One peek at his university CV, however, and you would think otherwise. Shown at a meeting at Seattle's Living Computer Museum, the resumé of 18-year-old Gates... >>

Bill Gates hosts Reddit AMA: Talks Windows 8, philanthropy and the 80-inch tablet he uses

Bill Gates hosts Reddit AMA: Talks Windows 8, philanthropy and the 80-inch tablet he uses

By 11 February 2013

Microsoft co-founder, chairman, and billionare Bill Gates took to Reddit to catch-up with fans during an AMA, better known as an "Ask Me Anything," session.  Gates answered a large range of questions, including his work with the Bill & Melinda Gates... >>

Bill Gates talks Windows 8, Surface and Windows Phone 8 (video)

Bill Gates talks Windows 8, Surface and Windows Phone 8 (video)

By 23 October 2012

Since announcing Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 back in June, Microsoft has steadily kept its foot on the PR gas. However, while the likes of Steve Ballmer have been shouting from the rooftops, Bill Gates, Microsoft’s CEO,  has remained relatively... >>


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