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Bill Gates says that HBO’s ‘Silicon Valley’ is the best way to understand the real Silicon Valley: ‘They don’t make any ...

Bill Gates says that HBO's 'Silicon Valley' is a really accurate lampooning of the real Silicon Valley. But he has one little gripe.
The Stratolaunch is designed to launch rockets from mid-air into low-Earth orbit.

Inside the world’s largest plane, which has a wingspan longer than a football field and may be used to launch a rocket the size of a NASA space ...

Stratolaunch Systems plans to use its namesake aircraft to launch rockets into low-Earth orbit in mid-air.

Bill Gates says Paul Allen ‘deserved more time in life’ in a moving tribute to his Microsoft cofounder

Bill Gates has published a tribute to his Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen in The Wall Street Journal. He reflects on meeting Allen in high school, and starting Microsoft together, and writes 'Paul deserved more time in life.'
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The extraordinary life of Microsoft’s billionaire cofounder Paul Allen, who has died at the age of 65

Billionaire Paul Allen led an over-the-top life filled with rock and roll parties, collections, sports, yachts, and real estate.
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‘Our industry has lost a pioneer’: Tech titans are devastated by the death of Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen

Some of the most prominent tech leaders on the planet have paid tribute to Paul Allen, the Microsoft cofounder who died on Monday at the age of 65. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, Apple CEO Tim Cook, and Google CEO Sundar Pichai were among those who celebrated the mark Allen left.
Bill Gates and Paul Allen.

In an emotional statement, Bill Gates says he’s ‘heartbroken’ by the death of his Microsoft cofounder

Bill Gates has said he is 'heartbroken' by the death of his childhood friend and Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen. Allen, who also owned the NFL's Seattle Seahawks and the NBA's Portland Trail Blazers, died Monday afternoon after a battle with non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen dies at 65 after battle with cancer

Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen dies after cancer battle at age 65.
Paul Allen, the owner of the Seattle Seahawks and cofounder of Microsoft, announced Monday that he again is battling non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.

Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen is battling non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma for the second time in 10 years

This is the third time Allen has been diagnosed with some form of the cancer, which attacks the lymphatic system.
Warren Buffett (right) speaks to the media with Bill and Melinda Gates on June 26, 2006 at a news conference where Buffett spoke about his financial gift to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in New York City.

Tech titans like Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates have pledged to give away billions through the ‘Giving Pledge’ — here’s where ...

By signing the Giving Pledge, billionaires commit to donating a majority of their wealth to charity either during their lifetime or in their will. Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan, for example, have pledged to donate 99% of their Facebook shares to charity.