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Bill Gates

Bill Gates

American business magnate and philanthropist

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June 2, 2021
Bill Gates and Warren Buffett will build a $1 billion "next generation" nuclear reactor in Wyoming.
October 28, 1955
Bill Gates was born in Seattle.

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Sophie Alexander, Anders Melin and Tom Maloney | Bloomberg
June 22, 2021
@bsindia
Michael Larson won the Microsoft founders loyalty by delivering consistent returns, often making investments that didnt gel with his charitable endeavours.
June 17, 2021
mint
The company said Thompson, who took over as chairman from the software giant's co-founder Bill Gates in 2014, will serve as lead independent director.The top-level executive change comes just over a year after Gates stepped down from the board, saying he would focus on philanthropic works
June 17, 2021
mint
After Bill Gates's announcement that he and his wife are divorcing, reports surfaced about potentially inappropriate conduct by the former executive toward Microsoft employees
Rishi Iyengar, CNN Business
June 16, 2021
CNN
An activist investor is urging Microsoft to do more to combat sexual harassment following misconduct allegations against its founder Bill Gates.
The Economist
June 9, 2021
The Economist
The hope is that it will work well with renewable-dominated power grids
April Glaser and Michela Moscufo
June 8, 2021
news.yahoo.com
Gates does not appear to count his farming investments as the nation's largest farmland owner as part of his broader strategy to save the climate.
Kate Duffy
June 3, 2021
Business Insider
Bill Gates said the new advanced nuclear reactor would be better-performing and less expensive than a traditional nuclear power plant.
Reuters
June 3, 2021
the Guardian
The project in Wyoming - the country's top coal-producing state - is a small advanced reactor that runs on different fuels to traditional ones
Natasha Lomas
June 2, 2021
TechCrunch
The European Commission has announced a partnership with Bill Gates' sustainable energy funding vehicle with the goal of unlocking new investments for clean tech and sustainable energy projects totalling up to $1BN (€820M) over five years (2022-2026). EU-based projects the partnership will focus on initially fall into four sectors which are being prioritized for their [...]
Natasha Lomas
June 2, 2021
TechCrunch
The European Commission has announced a partnership with Bill Gates' sustainable energy funding vehicle with the goal of unlocking new investments for clean tech and sustainable energy projects totalling up to $1BN (€820M) over five years (2022-2026). EU-based projects the partnership will focus on initially fall into four sectors which are being prioritized for their [...]
DNA Web Team
May 30, 2021
DNA India
VIRAL: NASA's Mars Curiosity Rover snaps shining clouds on Red Planet - The rover's Mast Camera or Mastcam snapped colour images and the iridescent, or "mother of pearl" clouds on March 5, 2021.
Sophie Alexander | Bloomberg
May 28, 2021
@bsindia
There are signs change is coming to one of the worlds most powerful philanthropic organisations.
Anupreeta Das, Emily Flitter and Nicholas Kulish | NYT
May 27, 2021
@bsindia
Gatess reluctance to take decisive action at Cascade goes against the image he created of a philanthropist and champion of womens empowerment.
Lauren Frias
May 27, 2021
Business Insider
Michael Larson, who has worked as Gates' money manager for nearly three decades, made sexual and racist comments to employees, The Times reported.
Katie Canales
May 26, 2021
Business Insider
Former employees at the Gates' money management firm accused Michael Larson of judging female employees on attractiveness, the NYT reports.
DNA Web Team
May 26, 2021
DNA India
Lunar Eclipse 2021: THESE Indian cities will witness first Chandra Grahan of the year - May 26 is going to be an especially superlunar event, as it will be a supermoon, a lunar eclipse and a red blood moon all at once.
May 24, 2021
DNA India
DNA Explainer: What is yellow fungus? Symptoms, treatment, how is it different from black and white fungus - Yellow fungus is considered dangerous than black and white fungus so it is important to pay attention to symptoms and seek medical help when needed.
DNA Web Team
May 25, 2021
DNA India
What happens to your Facebook and Twitter account on May 26? - Everything you should know - In February 2021, the Information Technology Ministry had given a three-month time to the social platforms to comply with the new IT rules.
DNA Web Team
May 25, 2021
DNA India
Google users can now password-protect their Web and Activity page, here's how - The newly added feature to the page will now prompt for verification and help protect the browsing history and search activities.
Sidharth MP
May 25, 2021
DNA India
IIT Researchers develop smart windows that regulate light, heat, conserve power in buildings - The Smart window materials developed by the researchers make use of noble metals and their comparatively inexpensive alternatives.
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