Other stories about Bill Gates

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen dies of cancer

One of the founders of Microsoft, Paul Allen, died Monday of cancer at age 65. Allen and childhood friend Bill Gates started the company...
Happening Now October 15, 2018

5 books Bill Gates recommends you read this summer

Retired Microsoft co-founder and current philanthropist Bill Gates is an avid reader. He’s also known as an all-around smart guy with good taste in...
Happening Now May 28, 2018

You'll laugh as billionaire Bill Gates guesses the prices of basic household items

Do you know how much you'll pay for a box of Rice A Roni? How about Tide Pods or Totinos Pizza Rolls? Chances are...
Happening Now February 25, 2018

Bill Gates didn't let his kids have mobile phones until they turned 14

You'll never believe this! Bill Gates, the richest man in the world, places some interesting restrictions on his kids. Particularly when it comes to...
Happening Now April 22, 2017

Lucky fan gets the best Secret Santa ever!

Secret Santa gift exchanges are one of the most fun things to do during the holidays! Usually, the gifts are pretty small. But when...
Happening Now December 20, 2016

Top Story: Microsoft doubles down on protecting your privacy - Bill Gates explains why

How Microsoft founder Bill Gates is fighting the federal government to protect your privacy.
Happening Now April 23, 2016

Bill Gates used to memorize employees' license plate numbers

To start a business, you need to have a vision and be a hard worker. You could say that Bill Gates, co-founder of tech...
Happening Now February 2, 2016

Bill Gates predicted smartphones, social media and more

The next time Microsoft founder Bill Gates talks, you may want to listen up. It turns out, if you look back to what he...
Happening Now October 12, 2015

Steve Jobs would hate the iPad Pro, but Bill Gates saw it coming

There's a famous quote from Steve Jobs: "If you see a stylus, they blew it." Now there's the just-introduced Apple Pencil for iPad Pro. Jobs...
Happening Now September 12, 2015

I bet you wish Bill Gates was your 'secret Santa'

We all know Bill Gates as the founder of Microsoft. We know him as a billionaire and philanthropist. Add another name to that list:...
Happening Now December 22, 2014
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