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Bill Gates is no longer the second-richest person alive

Bill Gates is no longer the second-richest person alive

37 minutes ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

He's still in rarefied air, but Bill Gates is no longer the world's second-richest person. For the first time in the seven-year history of the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, the...
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Bill Gates Loses His Spot as World's Second-Richest Man

Bill Gates Loses His Spot as World's Second-Richest Man

3 hours ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Bill Gates has never ranked lower than No. 2 in the seven-year history of the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. That run ended Tuesday when the Microsoft Corp. co-founder dropped...
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Surprises - and snubs - handed out with Emmy nominations

Surprises - and snubs - handed out with Emmy nominations

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

No Emmy nominations day would be complete without at least a few snubs and surprises. The 2019 edition - announced by D'Arcy Carden and Ken Jeong yesterday - includes “Schitt's...
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Feds: Microsoft worker stole millions in digital currency

13 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

A former Microsoft worker has been charged in what investigators describe as a scheme to steal $10 million in digital currency.
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Amazon and Microsoft wage war over the Pentagon's 'war cloud'

17 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Amazon and Microsoft are battling it out over a $10-billion opportunity to build the U.S. military its first "war cloud" computing system.
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11 Emmy-nominated shows you're probably not watching, but should be

11 Emmy-nominated shows you're probably not watching, but should be

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The 71st Emmy nominations took place Tuesday. If you've never heard of some of the series nominated, we have you covered. Among them, "Schitt's Creek" and "Fleabag" are...
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A Microsoft general manager explains how people can start getting the skills they need for the quantum computing revolution today

A Microsoft general manager explains how people can start getting the skills they need for the quantum computing revolution today

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

On Monday, Krysta Svore, general manager of quantum software at Microsoft , spoke at the Fortune Brainstorm Tech conference, about how people can start exploring quantum...
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Slack CEO says he doesn't see Microsoft's reach as a threat

1 day ago   |   CNBC   |   2 articles

Microsoft's considerable reach into the corporate world isn't something Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield is very concerned about.
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Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield Isn't Worried About Battling Chief Rival Microsoft

1 day ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Corporate messaging service Slack has some advantages over its chief rival, Microsoft , despite Slack having fewer users, CEO Stewart Butterfield says. “It's hard to maintain a...
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Quantum Computers Might Save the World-If Companies Can Find Workers to Build Them

1 day ago   |   Fortune

Quantum computing may be decades away from being a practical reality , but that's not stopping tech companies from convincing businesses that they should start preparing for...
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'Absolutely unimaginable': 6-year-old girl dies after being struck by father's golf ball

Family members described the girl as her dad's "golfing buddy." Read more ...

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dead at 99

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dead at 99

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens - a strong proponent of abolishing the Second Amendment - has died, ABC News reported. He was 99. Appointed by Republican... Read more ...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at congresswomen of color

The Democratic-led House has voted to condemn President Donald Trump's tweets telling four Democratic congresswomen of color to "go back" to their countries of origin. Read more ...

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Trump Officials Face Cover-Up Allegations After Failed Citizenship Question Push

Challengers of the Trump administration's push for a census citizenship question are asking a federal judge in New York to impose penalties for allegedly false or misleading... Read more ...

Phony Ferraris, 'Shamborghinis' seized at Brazil factory

Phony Ferraris, 'Shamborghinis' seized at Brazil factory

Police said the cars were being offered on social media for $45,000 to $60,000 - a small fraction of the price of the real thing. Read more ...

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

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EU launches antitrust probe into Amazon's use of merchant data

EU launches antitrust probe into Amazon's use of merchant data

The world's largest online retailer Amazon is facing a “full-blown” investigation from the European Union's antitrust regulators to see if its use of other merchants' data... Read more ...

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

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Bank of America Merrill Lynch beats Wall Street forecasts with record...

Bank of America Merrill Lynch beats Wall Street forecasts with record second-quarter earnings

Bank of America Merrill Lynch reported record second-quarter earnings Wednesday that beat analysts' profit expectations. Watch Bank of America Merrill Lynch trade live . Bank... Read more ...

Bill Gates is no longer the second-richest person alive

Bill Gates is no longer the second-richest person alive

He's still in rarefied air, but Bill Gates is no longer the world's second-richest person. For the first time in the seven-year history of the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, the... Read more ...