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Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer may have hated Linux, but new Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says Microsoft loves Linux. What changed Microsoft's mind?
In a new interview with Rolling Stone, Microsoft Founder Bill Gates dropped a few tech tidbits, including that Microsoft 'was willing to buy' WhatsApp. He's also no Edward Snowden fan (no surprise).
Bill Gates has been a hero of mine since I was a kid, but I can't get my head around the idea of him coming back to be more involved in Microsoft...
Microsoft has a new chairman of the board, effective immediately. Meet former IBMer John Thompson, who is taking over that role from Bill Gates.
Bill Gates to take on more of an active role at Microsoft under the next CEO: Reality or image? I vote the latter.
Knight Insurance Group has a rich and long history. The roots of our company date back to 1859, when the Shawen Stieg & Whitaker Agency...
CMU researchers have tested the idea of visualising Person-Action-Object (PAO) stories as an easy way of remembering passwords that are hard to crack
The Microsoft executive shuffle continues, with one-time Bill Gates heir-apparent Eric Rudder taking on a newly created role as head of 'Advanced Strategy.'
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He doesn't like philanthropic competition – he's very critical of other do-gooders.
Forbes' list of the wealthiest 400 Americans includes many prominent, high-profile company executives, and boosted this year thanks to contributions from the technology industry.
The return of Bill Gates as CEO would not solve Microsoft’s problems. ZDNet’s Monday Morning Opener explains why and what the company needs instead.
But there's no reason to panic. $1 billion to Samsung is like a dime to Bill Gates.
Giving billions of dollars away is easy...rebuilding Microsoft is a major challenge.
Repeat after me: Bill Gates is not going to return to running Microsoft.
ResearchGate, with a recent $35m cash infusion from Bill Gates, wants to change the way scientists collaborate.
In 2005 Bill Gates demonstrated a mini-tablet mockup that looked surprisingly like the iPad mini of today. Unlike the little iPad from Apple, Microsoft never produced the Haiku.
Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates has welcomed reviews of taxation laws to close loopholes for multinationals, but he has warned that it won't bring in "big cheques" to government coffers.
Microsoft chairman Bill Gates believes that iPad users are "frustrated". His solution to this frustration is Microsoft's Surface and Surface Pro tablets, which come with a keyboard, and more importantly, the Office suite of applications.
Bill Gates and Paul Allen reconstruct a photo from Microsoft's early days in 1981.
In his first AMA on Reddit, Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates calls WinFS the Microsoft product he most wished had made it to market.
Eric Rudder, one time considered a possible CEO successor to Bill Gates, is back in the public spotlight, as of this week's Consumer Electronics Show.
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