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Bill Gates: Facebook has had its ‘mea culpa’ moment — now it must ‘help the world figure out’ data privacy

Bill Gates said Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is responding 'as best he can' to the Cambridge Analytica data debacle.

Bill Gates says it would be a ‘tragedy’ to pass up a controversial, revolutionary gene-editing technology

CRISPR allows scientists to edit DNA, eliminating undesirable genes and potentially swapping in preferable alternatives.

TED has launched a $250 million project to model ‘what an IPO for the nonprofit world might look like’

TED has launched the $400 million Audacious Project, a Gates-backed annual initiative to back world-changing ideas.
Swedish statistician Hans Rosling on September 7, 2015.

The author of one of Bill Gates’ favorite books says the world isn’t as apocalyptic as you might think — here are five of his top re...

The new book 'Factfulness' by Hans Rosling, a favorite of Bill Gates', argues the world's health, wealth and smarts are not as much of a disaster as some think.

How many years it took the 23 richest people in the world to go from millionaire to billionaire

Mark Zuckerberg and Jeff Bezos, two of the richest people in the world, were barely millionaires before they made it to the billionaire's club.
Jeff Bezos is in a league of his own.

Jeff Bezos made an average of $107 million per day last year — here’s how much the richest people in the world earned every 24 hours

Jeff Bezos made the most money in 2017 — but he wasn't the only billionaire to increase his net worth by millions of dollars every day.
Bill Gates, Co-Chair of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, gestures as he speaks during the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland January 25, 2018.

Bill Gates reads 50 books a year and says this is his all-time favorite — here are his top highlights

Average IQ scores are steadily increasing, technology has reduced the burden of household chores for women, and war is largely a thing of the past.

Bill Gates reveals his 6 favorite books he read in the past year

Each year, Bill Gates unveils his favorite books. His picks for 2017 and early 2018 includes novels that delve into history, mental illness, and poverty.

Inside the 27-year friendship of Bill Gates and Warren Buffett, who didn’t even want to meet and now have each other on speed dial

Bill Gates and Warren Buffett didn't have any interest in meeting back in 1991. But they couldn't help taking a liking to each other and becoming best buds.