Bill Gates


Aussie medical startup gets the seal of approval from Bill Gates

9:10PM | Tuesday, 30 September 2014 |  Australian startup Eyenaemia’s app that allows users to diagnose anaemia by taking selfies “has real potential” to solve a problem that disproportionately affects the world’s poor, according to Microsoft founder Bill Gates.

Rubbery figure? Bill Gates offers $1 million to create “next generation” condom

3:52PM | Monday, 25 March 2013 |  Bill Gates has set entrepreneurs an unusual but potentially lucrative challenge: create a “next generation” condom in return for US$1 million in funding.

THE NEWS WRAP: Productivity drop could spell end of Australia’s economic growth

8:07AM | Thursday, 16 August 2012 |  Australia’s 20 years of economic growth could be under threat if businesses do not see a return to previous levels of productivity, a new report has warned.

Bill Gates’ last day at Microsoft

1:04AM | Friday, 7 January 2011 |  Bill Gates built Microsoft into a multi-billion dollar company but in recent years has turned from entrepreneur into philanthropist. This clip takes a look at Gates’ last day at the business he founded.