Former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates was recently interviewed by Bloomberg and was asked his opinion on the LinkedIn purchase, he says that the two companies can have a lot of synergies together.
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Bill Gates, co-founder of Microsoft and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, is currently doing an Ask Me Anything question and answer session on Reddit, his fourth such AMA.
Microsoft's Qi Lu is said to have campaigned within the company for the acquisition of messaging platform Slack for up to $8 billion - but MS CEO Satya Nadella was reportedly against the idea.
Despite most of the tech industry's support for Apple in its case against the FBI, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates argued in a recent interview that Apple should comply with the agency's demands.
In a BBC Radio interview, Gates gives a 42 minute overview of his accomplishments in life. Interestingly while at school, he and Paul Allen 'hacked' the computer so Gates could be in all-girl classes.
A new Broadway show is set to feature former tech CEOs Steve Jobs and Bill Gates in a comedy musical about their competition, and how they revolutionized the technology we have today.
Bill Gates came back to Reddit this holiday season to be someone's Secret Santa. And just like in previous years, the gift recipient was excited and amazed when she came to find out about this.
At a campaign rally, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump expressed his intention of possibly 'closing the internet' in some places, hoping people like Bill Gates would help.
From ISIS impotence and sucky security, to green Gates, new Nokias, Insider invites, a low-cost Lumia, and a plethora of PlayStation 4's, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
Bill Gates is expected to join US President Obama, French President Hollande and Indian Prime Minister Modi in announcing 'Initiative Cleantech' on the first day of the UN Climate Change Conference.
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella welcomes touring Chinese delegation to Redmond and focuses on developing new technologies and strengthened relationships with Chinese partners including Xiaomi and Baidu.
Microsoft is working on a new app called Office Now and after looking into the leaked application, this could be the 'personal assistant' app that Bill Gates had previously revealed.
Microsoft was incorporated on April 4th, 1975 which is exactly 40 years ago today. To mark this occasion, Bill Gates has sent a company wide email hailing the future of the "fantastic company".
Tim Cook plans to donate all of his money to charity, which is estimated to be at $785 million. He reportedly wants to do this as soon as he is done paying for his nephew's college education.
While Bill Gates was not a speaker at TED 2015, he was invited to attend and created a list of books for attendees. Naturally, the list of books focuses on health, the world and business.
British newspaper "The Guardian" has started a petition calling on the Gates Foundation to take its money, a reported one billion dollars, out of the fossil fuels industry.
Today, Bill Gates joined Reddit for his third AMA ("Ask Me Anything"). He discussed a wide range of topics including philanthropy, technology, and some tidbits about his personal life.
Bill Gates recently visited the set of the Tonight Show. He challenged Jimmy Fallon into finding out which of the two glasses presented to him is poop water. The results after are priceless.
In an effort to improve sanitation conditions in developing nations the Gates Foundation is investing in a machine that can turn human waste into clean water, electricity and fertilizer.
Bill Gates joins the Reddit Exchange Gift Secret Santa event again this year, and not only surprises his beneficiary with his generous gifts , but also donates to an organization in her name.
Stephen Hawking recently warned that artificial intelligence could end mankind, but a more sensible concern is the fact that robots will instead take our jobs.
Bill Gates was just one of the famous people among the likes of Ashton Kutcher or Yahoo co-founder Jerry Yang, that has invested in the Change.org company which supposedly wants to change the world.
Joining in are Microsoft, Apple, Google and lots of other companies as well as individuals such as Bill Gates, Jessica Alba and Ashton Kutcher to help spread the word about coding to kids worldwide.
In a 17 minute interview with Bloomberg, former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates gives his opinions on Bitcoin, mobile payments, Tim Cook, and that improving Office needs to be one of Nadella's top focuses.
Bill Gates, the founder and former CEO of Microsoft, is still one of the richest Americans and thanks to a jump in stock price, his wealth has continued to grow during the past year.
Bill and Melinda Gates have given $1 million to a Washington group attempting to create a new state gun safety law, and former Microsoft leaders have also donated hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Microsoft co-founder and former CEO Bill Gates has joined in the ALS ice bucket challenging, dumping a bucket of ice water on himself to bring awareness to the disease.
Bill and Melinda Gates were at Stanford today and gave the commencement speech for the graduating class of 2014; it was a joint speech by both Bill and Melinda and we posted the video after the jump.
Microsoft founder Bill Gates said today in a TV interview that his previous sell off of his stock in the company will stop by the end of 2014, saying, "I'm going to retain a lot of Microsoft's stock."
Former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates said he would support the company's spinoff of its Xbox division if current CEO Satya Nadella proposed it, though he seemed to imply such a scenario is unlikely.
As expected, Bill Gates sold off more of his Microsoft stock options this week and with that action is no longer the biggest shareholder in the company he helped to found.
A Microsoft shareholder has filed a lawsuit against the company's board of directors, claiming mismanagement in dealing with the IE error that caused the EU to fine Microsoft for breaking an agreement
In a new interview, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates says the company "would have been willing to buy" WhatsApp, but stopped short of saying it would have spent $19 billion, as Facebook eventually did.
Forbes has released its list of the richest people in the world and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is back on top, as Forbes now agrees with Bloomberg who put Gates in the top spot nearly a year ago.
Microsoft has announced that the company's co-founder Bill Gates will meet personally with one of the teams chosen as a finalist for the 2014 Imagine Cup competition.
The latest Reddit AMA session from Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates had him answering lots of different questions, including more about the company's new CEO, jumping chairs and Samuel L. Jackson.
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates used the form of a cute animated video ahead of his Reddit AMA today to answer some common myths about himself and about aid to others.
Bill Gates took to Reddit today and described what his new role will include at Microsoft since he has stepped down as the Chairman of the Board following Nadella's CEO announcement.
Microsoft held a company rally today at its Redmond, Washington campus where employees got a chance to see all three of the company's CEOs (Bill Gates, Steve Ballmer and Satya Nadella) at once.
New Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and company co-founder Bill Gates have said Microsoft will put increased emphasis on mobile devices and cloud computing as the company moves forward.
Microsoft has made a huge announcement today that not only is Satya Nadella the new CEO but also that Bill Gates will be stepping down from the Board of Directors and will serve in a new advisory role
Microsoft has just announced it hired a new CEO, Satya Nadella. He is a 20-year veteran at Microsoft, and is seen as a safe bet as the company moves forward in its transition to devices and services.
Satya Nadella, who's believed to be Microsoft's choice for its next CEO, has reportedly been meeting with Bill Gates to work out a time schedule for the Microsoft co-founder's increased involvement.
A new story claims, via unnamed sources, Microsoft's board of directors is in discussions to replace co-founder Bill Gates as chairman and repeated rumors that Satya Nadella will be its new CEO.
Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates appeared on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Tuesday night and talked about possible future technology like "paper tablets" and also made an odd viral video.
Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates spoke briefly on television about the company's search for a new CEO, but added that he won't be returning to the company on a full time basis.
Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates has issued his 2014 annual letter from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, predicting that by 2035 there will be almost no "poor" countries in the world.
A new report claims Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer will likely step down from his position on the company's board when a new chief executive is announced, possibly as early as the end of the month.
Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff said in a new interview Microsoft needs "to push the reset button on vision" and any new CEO will have to deal "with two CEOs looking over their shoulder."
A new report claims Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates will be "much more involved" with Microsoft when a new CEO is chosen, though that allegedly won't happen in January because of Gates' commitments.