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An artist's illustration of a supermassive black hole.

We went inside a virtual simulation of a black hole, and it was a mind-bending experience

Before he died, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen worked on a simulation machine that turned his passions into virtual experiences.
The USS Hornet's five-inch gun in a still from video footage of the moment the WWII aircraft carrier was found.

A WWII US aircraft carrier, lost for 76 years, has been found on the floor of the South Pacific Ocean

The USS Hornet, which sank in the Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands, was discovered by Vulcan, founded by the late Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen.

Jeff Bezos shot straight to the top of a ranking of America’s biggest donors — here’s how much tech moguls gave away to good causes ...

Jeff Bezos, the world's richest man, gave $2 billion to good causes on 2018, according to The Chronicle of Philanthropy.

Bill and Melinda Gates revealed their 9 biggest surprises from 2018 in a letter dedicated to Microsoft’s late cofounder

Bill and Melinda Gates' surprises include home DNA tests catching serial killers, sexist data, and the fact that toilets remain largely unchanged.

WHERE ARE THEY NOW? What happened to the people in Microsoft’s iconic 1978 company photo

Microsoft's first 11 employees went off into some weird, wild, and wacky new careers.

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.

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.