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This self-taught 26-year-old made 3D-printed prosthetics for the world's poorest countries. Now he's making masks to help combat the COVID-19 crisis.

Business Insider España Industrial engineer Guillermo Martinez had always been curious about the world of 3D printing. He finally bought his own printer in 2017 and started watching YouTube tutorials on building robots for fun. A year or two later, Martínez f…

bill gates - Business Insider
6:19am PDT - April 16th, 2020

Bill Gates hikes coronavirus contribution after bashing Trump for defunding WHO

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation pledged $100 million in February and committed another $150 million Wednesday.

bill gates - Politico
5:13am PDT - April 16th, 2020

Gates Foundation spending an additional $150 million on coronavirus relief after Bill Gates slammed Trump for withdrawing support for WHO

The Gates Foundation announced Wednesday that it will spend an additional $150 million on coronavirus relief efforts, bringing its total commitment to $250 million. The new funds will go toward developing testing, treatment, and vaccines for COVID-19 as well …

bill gates - Business Insider
7:24pm PDT - April 15th, 2020

Gates ups pandemic funds to $250 million, says Trump WHO move makes 'no sense'

Pulling funding from the World Health Organization (WHO) is a dangerous and nonsensical move when the world is facing the health crisis brought by the COVID-19 disease pandemic, Melinda Gates said on Wednesday.

bill gates - Reuters
3:43pm PDT - April 15th, 2020

What Elon Musk can learn from Bill Gates about handling a pandemic

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” Martin Luther King Jr. There’s nothing quite like a global pandemic to separate competent leaders from those who are merel…

bill gates - The Next Web
2:13pm PDT - April 15th, 2020

WHO director-general says he 'regrets' Trump's decision to cut US funding, and issues a call for unity: 'When we're divided, the virus exploits the cracks between us'

Yesterday, president Trump said he was suspending US funding to the World Health Organization in retribution for what he views as its pro-China response to COVID-19. During a press briefing April 15, the organization's director-general said he regrets Trump's…

bill gates - Business Insider
10:00am PDT - April 15th, 2020

'The world needs WHO': Bill Gates slammed Trump for halting the $400 million in US funding for the World Health Organisation in the middle of a pandemic

Bill Gates criticized President Donald Trump for defunding the World Health Organization late on Tuesday. Trump earlier said he would stop the $400-500 million of US funding for the body, pending an investigation into what he saw as the WHO aiding China in "c…

bill gates - Business Insider
2:03am PDT - April 15th, 2020

Why thoroughbred horse semen is the world's most expensive liquid

Depending on the stallion, horse semen is one of the most expensive liquids on the planet. A gallon of gold-medal-winning Big Star's semen is worth $4.7 million. Wealthy investors are willing to pay high prices for a proven winner's semen. Visit Business Insi…

bill gates - Business Insider
3:00am PDT - April 14th, 2020

African genomics startup 54gene raises $15M led by Adjuvant Capital

Greater availability of African genomic data could lead to medical breakthroughs for the continent’s 1.2 billion people. That’s the driving proposition of 54gene — a U.S. and Nigeria based startup — that collects African genetic code for use in health researc…

bill gates - TechCrunch
12:45am PDT - April 14th, 2020

Bill Gates warns that the world is entering 'uncharted territory' due to a lack of preparedness for a pandemic like COVID-19

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates said that the world was entering into "uncharted territory" because it was not prepared for a pandemic like COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. Speaking to BBC Breakfast via video chat on Sunday, Gates said t…

bill gates - Business Insider
11:49pm PDT - April 12th, 2020

Bill Gates: Few countries will get 'A-grade' for coronavirus response

The Microsoft billionaire says we find ourselves in uncharted territory with the coronavirus pandemic.

bill gates - BBC News
10:00pm PDT - April 11th, 2020

The world has less billionaires in 2020, but Jeff Bezos is still the richest

It’s been said that the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has given nature room to heal, but it’s also had an affect on the world’s billionaires: They’re fewer. There are 2,095 billionaires today, down from 2,153 in 2019, according to Forbes’ billionaire list f…

bill gates - The Next Web
8:57am PDT - April 10th, 2020

Bill Gates warns that a coronavirus-like outbreak will probably happen 'every 20 years or so'

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates said that people are now realizing that a viral outbreak similar to COVID-19 will likely happen "every 20 years or so." Speaking to the Financial Times earlier this month, Gates said that COVID-19 was the "biggest event that pe…

bill gates - Business Insider
9:46pm PDT - April 9th, 2020

The WHO tells leaders to stop politicizing the coronavirus pandemic 'if you don't want more body bags' after Trump threatened to freeze funds to the agency

After US President Donald Trump threatened to cut US funding to the World Health Organization on Tuesday, the agency responded with a plea for leaders around the world to "quarantine COVID politics" during this outbreak. The US provides the largest share of t…

bill gates - Business Insider
11:16am PDT - April 8th, 2020

Why conspiracy theories flourish during pandemics

A bioengineered virus, a genetic mutation induced by 5G technology, a big pharma conspiracy, a plot single-handedly masterminded by Bill Gates or Georges Soros. Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, conspiracy theories have spread like the virus it…

bill gates - The Next Web
5:15am PDT - April 8th, 2020

Trump says US will have more ventilators than it needs

The US president says he will offer the devices to "desperate" countries fighting coronavirus.

bill gates - BBC News
4:48am PDT - April 8th, 2020

Daily Crunch: Airbnb raises another $1B

Airbnb turns to private equity for new funding, WhatsApp takes new steps to fight disinformation and another potential COVID-19 vaccine enters human trials. Here’s your Daily Crunch for April 7, 2020. 1. Airbnb turns to private equity to raise $1 billion Airb…

bill gates - TechCrunch
9:21am PDT - April 7th, 2020

A second potential COVID-19 vaccine, backed by Bill and Melinda Gates, is entering human testing

A new COVID-19 vaccine candidate is entering Phase 1 clinical human testing today, after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) accepted an application from Inovio Pharmaceuticals under the regulator’s Investigational New Drug program. Inovio plans to in…

bill gates - TechCrunch
12:44pm PDT - April 6th, 2020

A potential coronavirus vaccine funded by Bill Gates is set to begin testing in people, with the first patient expected to get it today (INO)

Healthy volunteers in Philadelphia and Kansas City, Missouri, will begin to test an experimental coronavirus vaccine starting this week. The small Pennsylvania-based biotech Inovio Pharmaceuticals received regulatory clearance to begin testing. The Bill and M…

bill gates - Business Insider
6:46am PDT - April 6th, 2020

Sanitation Workers Say They’re Not Getting Basic Protective Equipment During Pandemic

Garbage truck drivers at the nation's second largest sanitation company which has made millions for shareholder Bill Gates told Motherboard that the company hasn't done the bare minimum to protect them during the coronavirus pandemic.

bill gates - Vice News
5:00am PDT - April 6th, 2020

Bill Gates to fund 7 coronavirus vaccines for quicker results, likely ‘wasting’ billions

Bill Gates is a man with a coronavirus plan: Simultaneously fund the development of seven different coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccines to discover a fix as quickly as possible — even if it wastes billions of dollars. The Microsoft co-founder revealed his intenti…

bill gates - The Next Web
4:50am PDT - April 6th, 2020

Teenager in lockdown spends his time 3D printing protective shields for health workers

Marcus Chu, a 16-year-old teenager from Manila, is using his 3D printer to make face shields for frontline medical workers battling the novel coronavirus. Read more... More about Elon Musk, Bill Gates, 3d Print, Coronavirus, and Tech

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4:35am PDT - April 6th, 2020

Bill Gates tells Trevor Noah what he's doing to help fight coronavirus

As the coronavirus continues to spread, many people are doing whatever they can to help — from applauding healthcare professionals on the front lines of the pandemic to raising money for various charities and causes. Back in February, Bill and Melinda Gates a…

bill gates - Mashable
3:04am PDT - April 3rd, 2020

Bill Gates is funding new factories for 7 potential coronavirus vaccines, even though it will waste billions of dollars

Microsoft billionaire Bill Gates told The Daily Show that his foundation is funding the construction of factories for seven different candidates for a coronavirus vaccine. Gates said that at most it would end up picking at most two out of the seven, meaning b…

bill gates - Business Insider
2:13am PDT - April 3rd, 2020

Bill Gates says we need a nationwide shutdown for at least 10 more weeks to fight coronavirus: 'The window for making important decisions hasn't closed'

Bill Gates estimates the US needs at least 10 more weeks of nationwide shutdown to minimize the human and economic toll of coronavirus. "The window for making important decisions hasn't closed," he argues in a new Washington Post op-ed. Gates also thinks we c…

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10:48am PDT - April 2nd, 2020

RT @dailynation: Steve Jobs and Bill Gates never went to any university but when they come to Kenya, you will see professors running to jus…

Diyego (@Ray26923374)
3:54pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @freenaynow: MAD SCIENCE: Bill Gates Wants Skies Sprayed with Ash to Block Sun, Stop Global Warming https://t.co/73cZxPO538 via @BigLeag

TX747IND (@tx747)
3:54pm PDT - August 16th, 2019
RT @jaypeegalang271: I love everything about Bill Gates and Jack Ma

#InternetOfThings https://t.co/VjsN6nNJW5

RT @jaypeegalang271: I love everything about Bill Gates and Jack Ma #InternetOfThings https://t.co/VjsN6nNJW5

The HustlerKE (@kingtopher1)
3:54pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @1bigbeer: Jeffrey Epstein met with Bill Gates to discuss philanthropy after he was jailed for sex crimes: report https://t.co/a8wrmcq2G…

uckthatlol (@patricia_cotto)
3:54pm PDT - August 16th, 2019
RT @nibaldahaba: Well said #bill_gates no caption needed after your tweet ! https://t.co/onHlwVJ1N6

RT @nibaldahaba: Well said #bill_gates no caption needed after your tweet ! https://t.co/onHlwVJ1N6

The HustlerKE (@kingtopher1)
3:54pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @dailynation: Steve Jobs and Bill Gates never went to any university but when they come to Kenya, you will see professors running to jus…

prince (@emmanuelcheret)
3:53pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

#piusnews It's crazy to think about how he played such an influential role in society but also caused a lot of pain and grief to many people with his involvement in underage sex trafficking. https://t.co/IXANCQlfgB

king layo (@sundayLMAO)
3:51pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @dailynation: Steve Jobs and Bill Gates never went to any university but when they come to Kenya, you will see professors running to jus…

brokenpipe (@chuksjonia)
3:51pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @dailynation: Steve Jobs and Bill Gates never went to any university but when they come to Kenya, you will see professors running to jus…

The HustlerKE (@kingtopher1)
3:51pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @dailynation: Steve Jobs and Bill Gates never went to any university but when they come to Kenya, you will see professors running to jus…

Ian Cornelius (@iancornelius584)
3:51pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @1bigbeer: Jeffrey Epstein met with Bill Gates to discuss philanthropy after he was jailed for sex crimes: report https://t.co/a8wrmcq2G…

Carla Tryon (@TryonCarla)
3:50pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

Jeffrey Epstein met with Bill Gates to discuss philanthropy after he was jailed for sex crimes: report https://t.co/a8wrmcq2GB via @nypost

JESSE JAMES (@1bigbeer)
3:50pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @kabamur_taygeta: #Epstein said he co-founded the Clinton Foundation. He also said he was an advisor to Bill Gates. BC/Gates were both…

ian mchaffie (@IMchaffie)
3:49pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @freenaynow: MAD SCIENCE: Bill Gates Wants Skies Sprayed with Ash to Block Sun, Stop Global Warming https://t.co/73cZxPO538 via @BigLeag

Question_Everything (@GeorgeW01735467)
3:49pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @citizentvkenya: President Uhuru Kenyatta: We need to use our education system to prepare our children to be the next Bill Gates and Ste…

#TheKingsDaughter (@TerryShiundu)
3:48pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @Naijablogger: "I Did A Business Transaction with Bill Gates and he Scammed Me of my Money" - Self Acclaimed Ghanaian Billionaire Says,…

edmund (@dopewevmond)
3:47pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

Bill Gates is leading a $1 billion investment fund to fight climate change https://t.co/JO3J8GbiMr via @YouTube Creepy Bill Gates is trying to trick us in to thinking he’s a good guy.

Brenda Mick-Anderson (@bsa798)
3:46pm PDT - August 16th, 2019
RT @nibaldahaba: Well said #bill_gates no caption needed after your tweet ! https://t.co/onHlwVJ1N6

RT @nibaldahaba: Well said #bill_gates no caption needed after your tweet ! https://t.co/onHlwVJ1N6

Singularity ~ Futurism (@joejotham)
3:46pm PDT - August 16th, 2019
RT @LydenLes: Available at Bill Gates Outlet Malls everywhere! https://t.co/Nbe0aKw52E

RT @LydenLes: Available at Bill Gates Outlet Malls everywhere! https://t.co/Nbe0aKw52E

Melvin deplorable Knorr (@KnorrMelvin)
3:46pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @dailynation: Steve Jobs and Bill Gates never went to any university but when they come to Kenya, you will see professors running to jus…

Emmanuel Chebukati (@echebukati)
3:45pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

RT @JeffreyGuterman: @NBCNews Jeffrey Epstein met with Bill Gates to discuss philanthropy after he was jailed for sex crimes: https://t.co/…

#DestroyTheAadhaar #BanEVM #BringBachTheVoice (@flirtingstar)
3:44pm PDT - August 16th, 2019

Bill Gates Says You Must Offer This Perk if You Want to Hire the Best People https://t.co/ji9YcK0fTA

Erin L. Albert (@ErinLAlbert)
8:17pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

RT @JayBilas: Others without a degree? Abraham Lincoln, Richard Branson, David Geffen, Wayne Huizenga, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerb…

parker (@ParkerWhitacre)
8:16pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

RT @CNBC: Bill Gates and Big Oil both back this company that wants to stop climate change by sucking carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere.…

Gaurav Sippy (@gss082)
8:16pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

Networth Fact of the day: Bill Gates, Apple, $666,666,666.

NetworthFacts (@NetworthF)
8:14pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

RT @JayBilas: Others without a degree? Abraham Lincoln, Richard Branson, David Geffen, Wayne Huizenga, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerb…

Jim Rosenbeck (@jrosenbeck1)
8:13pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

RT @JayBilas: Others without a degree? Abraham Lincoln, Richard Branson, David Geffen, Wayne Huizenga, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerb…

Phil Emenogu (@PhilipEmenogu)
8:11pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

RT @JayBilas: Others without a degree? Abraham Lincoln, Richard Branson, David Geffen, Wayne Huizenga, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerb…

fonzell martin (@jjumpshot)
8:10pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

'we philanthropic billionaires pledge to donate all of our wealth after our death.' oh my how generous of you. Have you all thought about doing that today? Bill gates.

Rhildij Nou Rslan (@notgodlyone)
8:08pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

RT @JayBilas: Others without a degree? Abraham Lincoln, Richard Branson, David Geffen, Wayne Huizenga, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerb…

Mario David Palencia (@MarioPalencia62)
8:07pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

RT @philritz1: THe US EPA just ended most telework options for its employees. Bill Gates Says You Must Offer This Perk if You Want to Hi…

philritz (@philritz2)
8:07pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

RT @JayBilas: Others without a degree? Abraham Lincoln, Richard Branson, David Geffen, Wayne Huizenga, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerb…

Ski⛷ (@SkiKnowsBest)
8:07pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

He's not wrong. https://t.co/QW4ik4ljwx

Kerry Garner (@KerryGee720)
8:06pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

RT @JayBilas: Others without a degree? Abraham Lincoln, Richard Branson, David Geffen, Wayne Huizenga, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerb…

Brendan Paul (@_brendanpaul_)
8:06pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

RT @JayBilas: Others without a degree? Abraham Lincoln, Richard Branson, David Geffen, Wayne Huizenga, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerb…

Cedric Davis ™. ⁶ (@ceddydavis)
8:05pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

RT @Sonjoe_Kutuh: Can you see Bill Gates or Dangote from here? No, we are all equal from God’s view. https://t.co/FKywINgZMh

Oluwatobi (@ibironketweets)
8:04pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

RT @Sonjoe_Kutuh: Can you see Bill Gates or Dangote from here? No, we are all equal from God’s view. https://t.co/FKywINgZMh

(@realvguadalupe)
8:04pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

RT @SenSanders: We should cancel it. https://t.co/Vb2UW8nO2R

Tyler Wright (@Mr_Bill_Gates)
8:03pm PDT - August 7th, 2019

RT @spectatorindex: Share of wealth given up by billionaires to charity. Bill Gates: 46% Michael Dell: 9% Carlos Slim: 6% Sergey Brin: 5%…

Lanre (@JayLanre10)
12:58pm PDT - July 26th, 2019