The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation plans to give Stanford University $50 million over the next 10 years to help develop vaccines.
While demand for tech jobs in San Jose remain high, Silicon Valley has helped spur the economy by creating new jobs and businesses in other industries.
A San Francisco hospital will use a $100 million gift to focus on premature birth around the globe.
Microsoft has named a successor to retiring CEO Steve Ballmer. Satya Nadella becomes only the third chief executive in the company’s nearly 40-year history.
Can plants replace eggs? A San Francisco startup backed by Bill Gates believes they can.
t’s one thing to say tech geniuses don’t need degrees. After all, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg all dropped out of college. But now we’ve got David Karp, who doesn’t even have a high school diploma. Karp, 26, founded Tumblr, the online blogging forum, and sold it to Yahoo for $1.1 billion.
During the current election campaign, for the first time in American history, President Barack Obama and the “left” have made success in America to be negative.
Here’s just the latest reported evidence that the late Steve Jobs and Bill Gates had a strong relationship at the time of the Apple icon’s death.
The campaign against Proposition 23 — the ballot initiative that would push back California’s landmark global warming law — is getting another big financial boost from a high-tech billionaire.
The city of San Francisco has been awarded $3 million from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to help more kids get to– and get through college.