• Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen passes away aged 65

    29 days ago - By The Inquirer

    Mogul died from complications of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
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  • 10 things in tech you need to know today

    10 things in tech you need to know today

    29 days ago - By Business Insider

    Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Tuesday.
    Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen has died at 65 after a battle with cancer. A childhood friend of Bill Gates, it was actually Allen who came up with the name "Micro-Soft."
    Jeff Bezos said that today's internet is a "confirmation bias machine" that could help autocratic regimes. The Amazon CEO weighed in on the current state of social media at the Wired 25 conference on Monday.
    Facebook is banning any kind of hoaxes about voting, like false reports of violence or fake photos of long lines. The move is intended to address...
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  • Microsoft co-founder, philanthropist Paul Allen dies at 65

    Microsoft co-founder, philanthropist Paul Allen dies at 65

    29 days ago - By Phys.org

    Paul G. Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates before becoming a billionaire philanthropist who invested in conservation, space travel, arts and culture and professional sports, died Monday. He was 65.
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  • Leaders in Silicon Valley, entertainment, and professional sports are remembering Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen, who died after a battle with cancer at 65

    Leaders in Silicon Valley, entertainment, and professional sports are remembering Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen, who died after a battle with cancer at 65

    29 days ago - By Business Insider

    Paul Allen, the cofounder of Microsoft and billionaire philanthropist, died Monday afternoon after battling non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
    The 65-year-old Seattle native is best-known for having launched Microsoft with Bill Gates, but he also operated the venture-capital firm Vulcan Ventures, and staked his claim on sports franchises as the owner of the Seattle Seahawks and Portland Trail Blazers.
    Allen previously overcame a bout of Hodgkin's lymphoma in the 1980s, but he was later diagnosed with cancer in 2009, which returned after a period of remission.
    As a titan in the tech industry and the...
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  • Stratolaunch Founder Paul Allen, Billionaire Who Pushed for Private Space Travel, Dies at 65

    29 days ago - By Space

    The technology titan, philanthropist and private-spaceflight entrepreneur Paul Allen died Monday at the age of 65.
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