Jeff Bezos had leaped past Bill Gates for a while on Thursday.
Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has become the world's richest person, surpassing Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates. This is hardly a loss for the 61-year-old Gates, who's been trying to become less r...
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Once upon a time, back when Amazon only sold books, Bill Gates was the world's richest person. To state the obvious, Amazon outgrew the book game. And on Thursday morning, its founder Jeff Bezos brief...
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The global billionaire population has just seen the biggest increase in 31 years.
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People will have to learn new skills to survive the threat from automation, he says.
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He believes that governments should tax companies' use of robots, as a way to at least temporarily slow the spread of automation and to fund other types of employment.
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A fast-moving airborne pathogen could wipe out 30 million people in less than a year, he says.
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"In such an environment, if you are already rich, you have to try hard not to keep getting a lot richer."
Christmas came early this year for a Reddit user whose Secret Santa was none other than Bill Gates. Aerrix Laurel, whose Reddit user handle is Aerrix, signed up to be part of the website's Secret Sant...
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation partnered with a Swiss-based perfume company 'Firmenich' to create a poop smell blocker.
Microsoft's India-born CEO Satya Nadella was in Mumbai for a day for a company event called the 'Microsoft Future Unleashed' that was attended by CM Devendra Fadnavis, Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Ma...
Being an entrepreneur is no easy task. Even after going through the troublesome and difficult process of setting up your dream company, entrepreneurs face hurdles at every step. Sometimes, they can lo...
Internet search giant Google apologised yesterday for any confusion or misunderstanding that arose over the listing of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s photos appearing in image search results fo...