Bill Gates

Microsoft announced Monday that there are now a billion active machines running the Windows 10 operating system. However, this goal was reached two years later than expected.
Chris Lange
It's one thing to have won the $10 billion JEDI cloud contract from the Department of Defense, but it's more important to consider how Microsoft might be able to use this over Amazon and AWS as the...
Jon C. Ogg
The role of the world’s most valuable person by net worth has traded back and forth between Amazon founder Jeff Bezos and Microsoft founder Bill Gates for a while. Both have a net worth of more...
Douglas A. McIntyre
A SpaceX rocket botched an important government satellite launch, Intel trumpeted the future of its self-driving car technology, and other important headlines.
Douglas A. McIntyre
The possibilities around gene editing are almost endless. Some of the goals and hopes around gene editing sound like they were pulled right out of a science fiction or futuristic film. Imagine if you...
Jon C. Ogg
A filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday should only serve to remind how deep the ties between Gates and Buffett go.
Jon C. Ogg
Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) apparently cannot give away enough to help worthy causes. Oxfam has targeted him as one of the eight people who have wealth equal to the of the...
Douglas A. McIntyre
While the market action since the start of the year has been very unsettling, the mere fact that insiders are jumping on the lower prices of their companies is a significant and very positive sign.
Lee Jackson
Microsoft's new CEO, Satya Narayana Nadella, has started to shift the company's core business toward the cloud. For the time being, he has been successful.
Douglas A. McIntyre
Satya Nadella may be the CEO of Microsoft, but the fingerprints on the company's most recent quarterly results belong to former CEO Steve Ballmer.
Douglas A. McIntyre
Company founders may step away from CEO jobs, but they rarely give up the power that goes with them.
Douglas A. McIntyre
Each week at 24/7 Wall St., we highlight insider buying to give our readers up-to-date information on the top stocks insiders are scooping up.
Jon C. Ogg
Source: courtesy of MicrosoftMicrosoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has entered into a new era. With Satya Nadella in charge as Chief Executive Officer, Steve Ballmer and Bill Gates are out as far...
Jon C. Ogg
Microsoft's announcement that it has selected a new chief executive is overshadowed by the news that Bill Gates is stepping down as chairman. Will other executives take the opportunity to jump ship?
Jon C. Ogg
There are several CEO of the Year awards. But there is no CEO Hall of Fame picked by writers from business magazines, websites, television business shows or newspapers. However, there should be.
Douglas A. McIntyre