Decider - 2 hours 8 min ago
Bill Gates gives David Guggenheim unprecedented access in this three-part docuseries about how the tech genius thinks through huge topics like water safety and climate change.
Geek Wire - 2 hours 18 min ago
One of the world’s biggest satellite operators, Intelsat, is accusing the OneWeb broadband satellite venture and its biggest investor, SoftBank, of breach of contract, fraud and conspiracy in a lawsuit seeking what could amount to tens or hundreds of millions of dollars in damages. In the course of laying out its case, Intelsat told the New York State Supreme Court that it paid Redmond, Wash.-based Kymeta, a venture backed by Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, $10 million for development of...
CNBC - 2 hours 43 min ago
"My face would be covered in this orange stuff," says Gates, and so would his computer keyboard.
CBS News - 6 hours 23 min ago
TV Guide senior editor Krutika Mallikarjuna joined CBSN to talk about the best shows to stream this weekend: "American Horror Story: 1984," "First Wives Club" and "Inside Bill's Brain: Decoding Bill Gates."...
New York Times - 7 hours 42 min ago
Bill Gates in a scene from "Inside Bill's Brain: Decoding Bill Gates."...
Vox - 16 hours 28 min ago
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation could be taxed hard if the Saez/Zucman wealth tax came to be. | Michele Crowe/CBS/Getty Images Emmanuel Saez and Gabriel Zucman have a plan that could force foundations to pay out right away. In the past year, a massive, predominantly left-wing backlash to mega-philanthropy has broken out. Writers like Anand Giridharadas , Rob Reich , and Rutger Bregman have turned the idea that philanthropy is taking on tasks that are properly the role of government and allowing...
New York Times - 18 hours 4 min ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India is heading to the United States, where he is scheduled to accept an award from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for his ambitious toilet-building sanitation campaign.