" I was sure I would never fly anything but coach and you know, now I have a plane," Gates said.
LOS ANGELES, April 13- The world's largest aircraft took off over the Mojave Desert in California on Saturday, the first flight for the carbon-composite plane built by Stratolaunch Systems Corp, started by late Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, as the company enters the lucrative private space market. The white airplane called Roc, which has a wingspan the...
With this combination of skills, you can "get almost anything done."
Studies show kids who break the rules at age 12 are actually more likely to become rich.
This is how you can determine the "thing you have the most chance of being world-class at."
"If you really want to be a mogul in this world, ... you've got to learn from others," says Seattle Seahawks star and entrepreneur Russell Wilson, "but you've got to be bold enough to do it yourself."
After the Microsoft IPO in 1986, Bill Gates, then 30, became one of the richest people in the country.
A bet on Microsoft in its early days would have paid off big time.
This business was "crucial" to Microsoft's future success, said the company's late co-founder Paul Allen.
The Microsoft co-founder passed away Monday afternoon from complications of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
Earlier this month, Allen revealed that he had started treatment for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, the same type of cancer he was treated for in 2009.
These models start as low as $7,100.
Donor-advised funds, popular among Silicon Valley billionaires, allow wealthy individuals to give assets to a sponsoring organization. While donors part ways with their money, they don’t give up control, reports The New York Times.
Jeff Bezos is the richest person alive. Thanks to a savvy investment at Amazon's start, his parents might not be far be behind.
This three-story waterfront mansion is nestled on ritzy Mercer Island, where Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen and other Seattle billionaires live.
He'd even prowl the parking lot on weekends.
Microsoft was founded 34 years ago today.
The CEO of the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence, Oren Etzioni, tailored doctors' Hippocratic oath for technology.
The USS Indianapolis was destroyed by a Japanese submarine on July 30, 1945.
One reason Donald Trump is pushing back on the cost of Air Force One is that his own plane cost less than a tenth of Air Force One.