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Bill Gates offers help to promote table tennis in US

August 1st, 2012 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) plans to work with Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates to promote table tennis in the US, ITTF President Adham Sharara said.The ... Read more...

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Sonia, Manmohan among 20 most powerful in world: Forbes

November 3rd, 2011 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 3 (IANS) India's Congress party president Sonia Gandhi and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh figured among Forbes' list of world's 70 most powerful people in 2011 as US ... Read more...

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Australian woman may become richest in world

June 28th, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 28 (IANS) Gina Rinehart, an Australian business woman who inherited a debt-ridden mining company from her father 20 years ago, is predicted to become the world's richest ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Microsoft co-founder says his book is tech history, not revenge against Gates

April 16th, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 16 (ANI): Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has said that his upcoming book 'Idea Man' is technology history, not a criticism of Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates.During an interview, Allen defended his ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bill Gates buys stake in Mexican company

March 18th, 2011 - 11:34 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, March 18 (IANS/EFE) Microsoft chairman Bill Gates has acquired a 14.7 percent stake in a Mexican company, the largest Coca-Cola bottler in Latin America.The firm, Femsa, confirmed that ... Read more...

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Fifty Indians on Forbes’ global billionaire club

March 10th, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 10 (IANS) Fifty Indians, including L.N. Mittal, the Ambani brothers and Azim Premji, have made it to the Forbes list of World Billionaires 2011, as Indians Chinese, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Two-thirds of Americans trust Obama

April 15th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr. 15 (ANI): Two-thirds Americans fully trust President Barack Obama's ability to take right decision for the problems faced by the United States, according to a poll.Just three months into ... Read more...

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Melinda Gates hopes hubby Bills charitable works will show world his huge heart

December 26th, 2008 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 26 (ANI): Microsoft chairman Bill Gates wife, Melinda, hopes that her husbands charitable works will show the world the more caring side of her entrepreneur husband. It may be worthwhile ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

FCC approve to use white space

November 5th, 2008 - 1:02 pm ICT by Bupha Ravirot
Voted 5-0 on Tuesday, FCC agree to introduced "white spaces" to the public. This is the big step for public interest groups and technology companies including Google, HP and Microsoft opening up the ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech, Technology Industry News |

Microsoft calls on Seinfeld to boost Windows

August 22nd, 2008 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Aug 22 (DPA) Microsoft is to pay comedian Jerry Seinfeld $10 million to star in a $300-million advertising campaign for its Windows Vista operating system.The campaign, which is one of ... Read more...

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Microsoft working on hiking computing penetration in India

August 12th, 2008 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, Aug 12 (IANS) Microsoft, the world's largest software developer, is now focusing on developing innovative tools to expand computing penetration in India and other emerging markets, a top company official said ... Read more...

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Microsoft chairman Bill Gates set to log out

June 27th, 2008 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Seattle, June 27 (DPA) Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates was set Friday for his last day of full-time work at Microsoft - the company he founded 33 years ago on a hunch that ... Read more...

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Microsoft offers rebates to boost its search engine use

May 22nd, 2008 - 5:56 pm ICT by admin
New York, May 22 (IANS) With its share of the Internet search market in steady decline and its pursuit of an alliance with Yahoo! in doubt, Microsoft is taking a new approach ... Read more...

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H-1B professional visas creating jobs in US: study

March 14th, 2008 - 12:51 pm ICT by admin
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 14 (IANS) American businesses are finding it hard to fill skilled positions even as H-1B visas that bring in foreign professionals, including a large number from India, are ... Read more...

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Bill Gates seeks more H-1 B visas for foreign engineers

March 13th, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by admin
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 13 (IANS) Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates has again urged the US Congress to let more engineers from India and other parts of the world work in the country ... Read more...

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Bill Gates predicts touch, vision and speech interfaces for PCs in five years

January 7th, 2008 - 1:29 pm ICT by admin
London, January 7 (ANI): Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates says that people will see a sea change in the way they interact with computers in the coming five years.According to him, more ... Read more...

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