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Stories about: Bill Gates

Bill Gates Once Wanted To Buy a Mercedes, but Had a Special Request and Mercedes Said No
Bill Gates Once Wanted To Buy a Mercedes, but Had a Special Request and Mercedes Said No

16 May 2024, 21:02 UTC · By: Elena Luchian / Bill Gates wanted a Mercedes-Benz for the nanny to drive his children around. But he had a special request that Mercedes couldn't fulfill

 
The $600 Million Question: Why Is Bill Gates Selling His Hydrogen-Powered Megayacht?
The $600 Million Question: Why Is Bill Gates Selling His Hydrogen-Powered Megayacht?

7 May 2024, 17:33 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Feadship launched Project 821 with the hope to set a new industry trend, and the megayacht simultaneously listed for sale. Why is Gates ditching it?

 
Built for Bill Gates: Feadship Project 821 Is World's First Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Megayacht
Built for Bill Gates: Feadship Project 821 Is World's First Hydrogen Fuel-Cell Megayacht

5 May 2024, 10:57 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Project 821 had been kept under wraps since commissioned, and with good reason: this is the first Feadship yacht powered by a pure green hydrogen fuel source

 
Bill Gates Is Selling His Unfinished $600M Feadship Megayacht and His Shadow Yacht
Bill Gates Is Selling His Unfinished $600M Feadship Megayacht and His Shadow Yacht

30 Apr 2024, 08:49 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Report claims that the highly secretive Project 821 is being quietly listed for sale at a premium $600 million. The Wayfinder shadowcat is also being sold

 
Wayfinder: Bill Gates' ShadowCat Easily Transitions from Support Vessel to Superyacht
Wayfinder: Bill Gates' ShadowCat Easily Transitions from Support Vessel to Superyacht

4 Apr 2024, 10:32 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Wayfinder joins the charter market, offering a wide range of amenities for the perfect luxury vacation at sea, whether on its own or shadowing a larger vessel

 
Bill Gates "Test Rides" a Wayve Robotaxi, but With a Human in the Driver's Seat
Bill Gates "Test Rides" a Wayve Robotaxi, but With a Human in the Driver's Seat

29 Mar 2023, 20:50 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Known for investing in all sorts of cool things, the American business magnate is now also focusing on driving automation. But not in America

 
Bill Gates: Elon Musk Should Spend His Money on Vaccines Instead of on Trips to Mars
Bill Gates: Elon Musk Should Spend His Money on Vaccines Instead of on Trips to Mars

5 Feb 2023, 10:12 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Does space exploration have priority over pressing issues here on Earth? Bill Gates doesn’t think so, and he urges Musk to “not go to Mars” in new interview

 
Elon Musk Invites Skeptic Bill Gates to Drive the Tesla Semi to Convince Himself It's Real
Elon Musk Invites Skeptic Bill Gates to Drive the Tesla Semi to Convince Himself It's Real

28 Nov 2022, 12:24 UTC · By: Cristian Agatie / Two years ago, Bill Gates expressed skepticism about electric Class-8 trucks, so Elon Musk invited Gates to drive Tesla Semi himself to see that it’s real

 
Why Elon Musk Refuses To Work With Bill Gates
Why Elon Musk Refuses To Work With Bill Gates

23 Apr 2022, 16:28 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / Even billionaires have a hard time agreeing with each other. Here’s why Elon Musk is upset with Bill Gates. It matters more than you think

 
Bill Gates Is Turning His $43 Million Mansion Into a Bachelor Pad, Nuisance for Neighbors
Bill Gates Is Turning His $43 Million Mansion Into a Bachelor Pad, Nuisance for Neighbors

24 Mar 2022, 15:22 UTC · By: Monica Coman / Bill Gates had purchased a huge beach mansion prior to his split from Melinda and now wants to turn it into a bachelor pad

 
Bill Gates Doesn’t Care About Space Race, Wants to Eradicate Diseases First
Bill Gates Doesn’t Care About Space Race, Wants to Eradicate Diseases First

14 Dec 2021, 15:30 UTC · By: Monica Coman / Space has gotten more accessible starting this year, with several billionaires racing against each other up there. But not Bill Gates

 
Bill Gates’ Smart, Eco-Friendly $150 Million Mansion Xanadu 2.0 Is “Coolest House”
Bill Gates’ Smart, Eco-Friendly $150 Million Mansion Xanadu 2.0 Is “Coolest House”

13 Nov 2021, 07:17 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Gates purchased the lot in 1988 and spent $63 million on the actual compound, considered today one of the most tech-packed and luxurious homes ever

 
Bill Gates Shops for Land for a Sustainable Farm, While Cruising on a Superyacht
Bill Gates Shops for Land for a Sustainable Farm, While Cruising on a Superyacht

5 Nov 2021, 07:55 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / The billionaire’s birthday trip to Turkey reportedly doubled as scouting for new business ventures, as environmentalists call him out for hypocrisy

 
After Yachts and Space Races, Jeff Bezos Pledges $2 Billion for Climate Change
After Yachts and Space Races, Jeff Bezos Pledges $2 Billion for Climate Change

2 Nov 2021, 17:17 UTC · By: Monica Coman / You find irony all around us, but there’s a similarity between rich people and priests, following the same “do as I say, not what I do” motto

 
Bill Gates Parties With Jeff Bezos Onboard the LANA Superyacht for His 66th Birthday
Bill Gates Parties With Jeff Bezos Onboard the LANA Superyacht for His 66th Birthday

1 Nov 2021, 04:43 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Two of the world’s richest men got together for a private celebratory dinner off the coast of Turkey, and its carbon footprint has Twitter up in arms

 
Bill Gates Teams Up With UK Government to Promote Clean Energy Tech
Bill Gates Teams Up With UK Government to Promote Clean Energy Tech

20 Oct 2021, 13:08 UTC · By: Gustavo Henrique Ruffo / Boris Johnson and the Microsoft founder Bill Gates announced the deal to make green hydrogen and long-term energy storage take off

 
Bill Gates Makes Bid to Buy World’s Largest Private Jet Operator, Signature
Bill Gates Makes Bid to Buy World’s Largest Private Jet Operator, Signature

11 Jan 2021, 09:58 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / One month before his latest book on climate change comes out, Gates’ Cascade Investment Fund teams up with Blackstone to vie for takeover of Signature Aviation

 
Elon Musk Is Officially the Second Richest Man in the World Now
Elon Musk Is Officially the Second Richest Man in the World Now

24 Nov 2020, 10:59 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / In less than a year, the Tesla CEO went from position 35 to 2 on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, with more than $100 billion added to his net worth

 
Bill Gates Doesn’t Believe Electric Semis and Passenger Jets Will Ever Happen
Bill Gates Doesn’t Believe Electric Semis and Passenger Jets Will Ever Happen

7 Sep 2020, 03:50 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / In order to prevent climate change disaster, the world must focus on alternative fuels and electrofuels for long-haul transport, because batteries are not good

 
Bill Gates Bought Himself a Porsche Taycan and Elon Musk Doesn’t Approve
Bill Gates Bought Himself a Porsche Taycan and Elon Musk Doesn’t Approve

18 Feb 2020, 15:16 UTC · By: Elena Gorgan / Microsoft co-founder says he’s enjoying his first electric car “a lot,” Musk responds on Twitter by taking a jab at his ability to carry a conversation