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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
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Bill Gates regains world's richest title with net worth of $76B   —  Forbes today released its annual rankings of the world's richest, and there's a familiar face back on top.  —  After a four-year hiatus, Bill Gates is once again the world's richest with a net worth of $76 billion — up from $67 billion last year.
Mar 3, 2014, 4:10 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
LinkedIn Opens Its Publishing Platform To All Members   —  To date, LinkedIn has allowed a small, editorially selected group of “Influencers” like Richard Branson, Bill Gates and Barack Obama to publish their thoughts and advice to its network as long-form blog posts.
Feb 19, 2014, 11:35 AMIn context
Cade Metz / Wired:
Why Microsoft Got It Right With New CEO Satya Nadella   —  Though Bill Gates is stepping down as chairman of the board at Microsoft, we're about to see a company that looks more like Gates rather than less.  —  This morning, in addition to announcing that Gates, the company's co-founder and spiritual leader …
Feb 5, 2014, 5:20 AMIn context
John Gruber / Daring Fireball:
Microsoft, Past and Future   —  In broad strokes, here is my view of Microsoft's history.  —  In the beginning, Bill Gates stated the company's goal: “A computer on every desk and in every home.”  That was crazy.  The PC revolution was well underway, but the grand total of PCs sold …
Feb 5, 2014, 4:20 AMIn context
Bill Rigby / Reuters:
Microsoft hopes new, old leaders can rekindle magic   —  (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp is betting a mix of old and young blood will revive the aging technology pioneer, but new Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella may find it tough to push change with co-founder Bill Gates and former CEO Steve Ballmer breathing down his neck.
Feb 4, 2014, 9:15 PMIn context
Kara Swisher / Re/code:
Ready for Their Close-Ups: Nadella, Gates, Ballmer and Thompson Do YouTube on CEO Pick (Video)   —  Microsoft PR head Frank Shaw is putting on the dog with this CEO announcement.  —  Besides the hipster hoodie on new leader Satya Nadella, here are four videos he seems to have produced …
Feb 4, 2014, 11:35 AMIn context
Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch:
Microsoft's Bill Gates “Steps Up” To New Role As Technology Advisor: Was He Pushed Or Did He Jump?   —  Along with the news today that Satya Nadella will be the next CEO of Microsoft, another big change in the executive ranks: Bill Gates, Microsoft co-founder, is leaving his role as chairman …
Feb 4, 2014, 11:25 AMIn context
Bloomberg:
Thompson Replacing Gates as Microsoft Chairman in Revamp   —  Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) said John Thompson will take over as chairman, replacing Bill Gates to oversee the company's transition to devices and Web-based computing as the personal-computer market shrinks.
Feb 4, 2014, 11:10 AMIn context

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