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David Gelles / New York Times:
Change.org raises $25M from star investors including Gates, Branson, Hoffman, Omidyar, others   —  Tech Figures Join to Fund Change.org Petition Site  —  In a twist on how Silicon Valley companies are financed, several technology luminaries have banded together to effectively do the work of a traditional venture capital firm.
Dec 9, 2014, 9:50 AMIn context
George Anders / Forbes:
HP Sprout: $1899 all-in-one Windows 8 PC with 3D scanning cameras, projector, and touch-mat   —  If Da Vinci Had A Desktop, It Would Be HP's $1,899 Sprout  —  Push aside your keyboard.  Get rid of your mouse.  Desktop computing's traditions are being upended by the $1,899 Sprout …
Oct 29, 2014, 10:30 AMIn context
Bethany McLean / Vanity Fair:
Can C.E.O. Satya Nadella Save Microsoft?   —  The Empire Reboots  —  Over the last decade, as the biggest force in tech history hurtled toward irrelevance (albeit lucratively), a few blamed Microsoft' s woes on founder Bill Gates, while most pointed to his successor as C.E.O., Steve Ballmer.
Oct 8, 2014, 4:15 AMIn context
Christopher White / Neowin:
Gates talks Apple Pay, Bitcoin, Nadella and how Office needs to be dramatically better   —  There's no denying the fact that Bill Gates is a very smart man, and that he has a passion not only for technology but also for helping the poor through his Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
Oct 4, 2014, 2:45 PMIn context
Steven Levy / Medium:
Lotus Notes inventor and ex-Microsoft chief software architect Ray Ozzie wants to make phone calls more like collaborative documents with Talko   —  Brave New Phone Call  —  Ray Ozzie's new app Talko hopes to give people their voices back  —  I. … It's not an abstract subject for the 58-year entrepreneur.
Sep 23, 2014, 1:05 PMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Milestone: Bill Gates no longer Microsoft's largest shareholder, as shares dip below Ballmer's stake   —  For the first time in Microsoft's history, Bill Gates is no longer the company's largest individual shareholder, as of this afternoon.  A stock sale by Gates made public a few minutes ago reduced …
May 2, 2014, 4:50 PMIn context
CNBC:
Steve Jobs tops CNBC list of leaders with greatest impact on business and finance since 1989, ahead of Gates, Brin, Page, Schmidt, Bezos, and more   —  1. Steve Jobs  —  Apple's iVisionary “Design is not just what it looks like and feels like.  Design is how it works.”
Apr 30, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Tricia Duryee / GeekWire:
Gates-backed inBloom winding down after non-profit faces concerns over privacy   —  InBloom, which was backed by $100 million from The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and others, is closing up shop after parents worried that its database technology was violating their children's privacy.
Apr 21, 2014, 3:50 PMIn context
Jeff Goodell / Rolling Stone:
Bill Gates on technology, surveillance, the future of the planet and God   —  Bill Gates: The Rolling Stone Interview  —  The richest man in the world explains how to save the planet  —  At 58, Bill Gates is not only the richest man in the world, with a fortune that now exceeds $76 billion, but he may also be the most optimistic.
Mar 14, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Bill Gates, Satya Nadella, Tony Bates and Microsoft's board all initially opposed Ballmer's plan for Nokia acquisition   —  Microsoft's Nadella Manages Legacy of Ballmer-Board Split  —  As Satya Nadella puts his stamp on Microsoft Corp., he's coming to grips with the tug of war over strategy …
Mar 5, 2014, 10:25 AMIn context

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