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WORLD16, Mar 2020, 7:11 PM IST
Coronavirus pandemic: Bill Gates predicted a 'highly infectious virus' 5 years ago
In April 2015 following the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, co-founder of Microsoft Corporation, Bill Gates, had predicted that the world would struggle to cope with a highly infectious virus and also warned about its dangers. Unfortunately, it appears that nobody listened to him then, as the world continues to battle with the coronavirus pandemic. It all happened when Bill Gates participated in a 2015 Ted Talks and revealed his fears of a potential global epidemic. Gates, who has donated 50 million dollars to speed up the development of a coronavirus treatment, had also made an appeal for becoming better prepared to tackle the same. So what did Bill Gates really say in his Ted Talks titled – The Next Outbreak? We’re Not Ready. Watch this video by Sunita Iyer to know more.
WORLD14, Mar 2020, 9:07 AM IST
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates exits from Board of Directors post to focus on charity
Software giant, Microsoft co-founder and billionaire Bill Gates exited from the post of Board of Directors. Gates is believed to have taken this decision to devote more time to his philanthropic work.
India18, Nov 2019, 11:43 AM IST
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates lauds India’s Aadhaar initiative
Microsoft co-founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates heaped praises on India’s Aadhaar initiative. He said that the country has the potential for very rapid economic growth over the next decade which will lift people out of poverty and allow the government to invest in health and education priorities in an 'exciting way'.
15, May 2017, 12:26 AM IST
Beware! WannaCry ransomware could make you wanna cry
The last couple of days have seen a new problem that has been gripping the online world. A ransomware aptly named WannaCry that gets into your computer and demands a ransom amount to leave, but not without spreading a worm that affects other computers.
10, May 2017, 11:58 PM IST
Emma Watch: Microsoft's device to counter Parkinson’s tremors
Wearables like watches have had a far fetching effect on healthcare. While smartwatches cannot replace phones, they have given a big boost to the fitness band segment. What can be called one of the most inspiring products shown off at the ongoing Microsoft Build 2017 conference is the Emma Watch.
3, May 2017, 4:13 AM IST
Microsoft Surface laptop launched running Windows 10 S
Microsoft has launched the all-new Surface laptop priced at $999 which is approximately Rs 64,000, running Windows 10S. The Windows 10 S is the latest operating system from Microsoft that keeps educational utilities as the forefront.
31, Mar 2017, 10:51 AM IST
Japanese giant Softbank pushes for Flipkart-Snapdeal merger
Softbank has made three proposals for Snapdeal - to combine with Paytm, merge with Flipkart or to writedown Softbank's investment to zero
15, Mar 2017, 1:05 PM IST
Microsoft Teams is now available to Office 365 users
Office 365 comes integrated with Outlook for enterprise-grade email, SharePoint for intelligent content management, Yammer for networking across the organisation, Skype for Business and now Microsoft Teams.
7, Mar 2017, 8:32 AM IST
Geneva Motor Show 2017: Tata Motors unveils ‘connected car’ TAMO Racemo
RACEMO, TAMO’s first creation, is a one of a kind automobile that aims to change the way India drives and it was unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show 2017