All posts tagged "Bill Gates"

  • Microsoft founder Bill Gates arrives at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
    [CNN Money] What makes Bill Gates feel ‘pretty stupid?’

      —  ”I feel pretty stupid that I don’t know any foreign languages,” Gates said Wednesday in an online Reddit chat. “I took Latin and Greek in high school and got A’s and I guess it...

    • Posted January 28, 2015
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  • Bill Gates (Yonhap)
    Gates Foundation pledges $50 million to fight Ebola outbreak

    SEATTLE (AP) — The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced Wednesday that it will spend $50 million — on top of $10 million already committed — to support emergency response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa,...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • Lee Hae-jin
    Naver Founder Seeks Gates-style Exit

    By Choi Kyong-ae The founder and largest individual shareholder of Korea’s dominant search engine Naver appears to be following in Bill Gates’ footsteps.Lee Hae-jin, 47,, under siege for being predatory, stepped down as CEO of NHN in...

    • Posted October 8, 2013
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