Internet connectivity “as a priority? It’s a joke,” said Bill Gates in a Financial Times interview.
“Take this malaria vaccine weird thing that I’m thinking of:
“Which is more important, connectivity or malaria vaccine?... Read More | Share
I love learning about history, especially the history of innovation. I recently got to write the foreword for Edison and the Rise of Innovation, a new book about one of the great inventors ever. I thought I would share the foreword with... Read More | Share
You won’t see many headlines about the World Health Organization’s decision today to endorse a new Japanese encephalitis vaccine. That’s too bad, because there’s a powerful story here about the tremendous progress the world is making to save... Read More | Share
I’ve read a lot of articles these days about Microsoft shareholders and Bill Gates. This one, by Matt Warman, first published at The Telegraph, Oct. 2, 2013, is exceptional – up to the point and sharp.
My only comment would be, that... Read More | Share
One of my most searing experiences as a reporter occurred in Cambodia, where I met a woman whose daughter had just died of malaria and who was left caring for seven children and grandchildren.
The woman, Nhem Yen, showed me her one anti-malaria bed... Read More | Share