Bill Gates has been the richest person in the US for an entire generation, cinching the top spot on Forbes’ list of the 400 wealthiest Americans for the 19th consecutive year, with a net worth of $66 billion.
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. head Warren... Read More | Share
At this speech (Forbes 400 Summit) in front of 161 of the richest people in the world, Gates explained his vision for “catalytic philanthropy”. The word is Greek and Gates uses it for a concept of philanthropy as a catalyst for markets and... Read More | Share
An interview of Bill Gates with the author of The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined, one of the best books Gates has ever read, as he says. They are talking about the progress made against previous ages in peaceful living.... Read More | Share
I think most people have good memory for things in the domains they’re really interested in. I never thought much about whether I could improve my memory across a wider set of domains, but now I think I could, after reading Moonwalking with... Read More | Share
Angola marked a full year without a new case of polio. Angola’s accomplishment is the latest evidence that we are extremely close to ending polio forever. Earlier this year, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that India had gone a year... Read More | Share