09.12.2011 [Register] - BillGates is mulling a return to Microsoft according to a well-placed source. The mole told Fortune that the tycoon may consider clasping the reins of the company he co-founded and replacing Steve Ballmer as
14.12.2011 [Register] - Microsoft is betting a lot on Lync, described by none other than BillGates as "probably the most important thing to happen for the office worker since the PC came along". iOS ports of OneNote would seem to show Redmond embracing alternative platforms
30.10.2013 [guardian] - … that Apple could write software which simplified life for those who weren't professionals but wanted to do thing. Its "big preview pane/video clip/editing area" paradigm was so good it drove BillGates to chew out the team on Microsoft Movie Maker because…
22.10.2013 [guardian] - … (Although, as BillGates likes to point out, he was showing off tablet PCs in 2001). Now, you can't shake a stick for a company offering a device which is cheaper and with better tech specs…
14.10.2013 [guardian] - … pledge by Forrest and his wife, Nicola, to give away half of his estimated US$5.3bn fortune, as part of the Giving Pledge movement founded by American billionaires Warren Buffet and BillGates. The couple have donated $3m to the Art Gallery of WA…
If something is expensive to develop, and somebody's not going to get paid, it won't get developed. So you decide: Do you want software to be written, or not? - Interview with Dennis Bathory-Kitsz in 80 Microcomputing (1980) Clips from the interview can be found on "No Money (Lullaby for Bill)" by Dennis Báthory-Kitsz.
22.12.2011 [SmartPlanet.com (blog)] - By Kirsten Korosec | December 22, 2011, 10:36 AM PST TerraPower, the nuclear startup backed by BillGates, has snagged the interest and investment of another billionaire. Reliance Industries, the Indian conglomerate run by Mukesh Ambani
24.12.2011 [Toffeeweb] - Unless BillGates or a conglomerate of Texas oil magnates discover that they're secret Evertonians and buy Blue Bill out and furnish us with the World's best players, mediocrity seems destined to be our natural state. So, on that sad note, tainted with
26.12.2011 [The Next Web] - BillGates recently said: 'In 5 years the best education will come from the web'. And if Gates is right then Udemy could be the Stanford of online education institutions. If fact, Udemy could be better than Stanford because instead of being for an
27.12.2011 [The Next Web] - Also, BillGates will not be coming back to the company full-time. The Microsoft leadership tree, for now, is stable. Whether that sits well with investors or not, it is the reality. TNW would posit that Steven Sinofsky is a pretty easy fit for the CEO
26.12.2011 [Time Out London] - Along with the likes of BillGates and Steve Wozniak, Jobs helped transform the planet. The products he created were elegant, sublime and instant design classics. He made 'high tech' beautiful as well as useful. From iTunes to iMacs, from 'Toy Story'
08.12.2011 [Gizmodo UK] - BillGates is doing just that, the AP reports. For science? Although Gates says his baby nuclear energy company, TerraPower, is having “very good discussions” with China regarding the plant, the fact that he's throwing in around £800 million over 5
08.12.2011 [The Next Web] - Macworld 2007 keynote, Steve Jobs introducing the iPad in 2010 and the famous interview he gave alongside BillGates at D5, which Fabio describes as “one of the best moments in the history of technology”. When Steve Jobs passed away, he noticed many
16.12.2011 [Gizmodo UK] - The quotes cover topics like the ongoing problems with patent trolls, and what BillGates told Steve Jobs after being accused of ripping off Apple. The New Yorker's Nicholas Thompson chose the quotes based on how much they mattered in the tech world