Tag Archives: Bill Gates

Misguided Environmentalism – Don’t let it happen to YOU!


When ideology gets in the way of feeding people, everybody needs to start shouting “Stop the Madness”.    Try it, it’s cathartic. Mega-philanthropist Bill Gates is no longer busy with Microsoft.  Instead, he’s one of the key people spearheading the … Continue reading

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Bill Gates on Zakaria GPS


Fareed Zakaria continues his amazing series of interviews on his CNN GPS show with Bill Gates. Like Warren Buffett, a close friend of Gates, Gates will give away almost all of his wealth over the next decades via the Bill … Continue reading

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Gates on Yahoo: “It’s the People” | Yahoo on Gates “OMG! He’s making Soylent Green!”


As Microsoft prepares for a proxy fight that will pit them agains the Yahoo board in the fight over control of Yahoo, Bill Gates is talking up the deal as a way for Microsoft to access the great talent pool … Continue reading

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Bill Gates’ Critics – they just can’t handle the truth!


I get so tired of reading the innane drivel criticizing Bill Gates’ excellent vision of global prosperity through more innovative approaches to global capitalism.    Gates is right on, and this should be obvious to those who care about capitalism OR who care … Continue reading

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Bill Gates on the second “digital decade”


Tonight at CES Bill Gates delivered his final CES (and perhaps final in the industry) keynote. The key announcements included a partnership with NBC to deliver video online for *every single sport* at the Olympics – some 3600 hours in … Continue reading

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