How Zuckerberg, Bezos, Gates and others in the tech elite see themselves and the world, according to a study

The tech elite is “a class for itself,” a study published in PLoS ONE journal found. Researchers Hilke Brockmann, Wiebke Drews, and John Torpey concluded that the tech elite had “a distinct social identity” that made them easily identifiable in “the large pool of Twitter users.”  Looking at the Forbes list of the 100 richest people in tech, the… Read More How Zuckerberg, Bezos, Gates and others in the tech elite see themselves and the world, according to a study

A Bill Gates Venture Aims To Spray Dust Into The Atmosphere To Block The Sun. What Could Go Wrong?

Microsoft’s billionaire founder Bill Gates is financially backing the development of sun-dimming technology that would potentially reflect sunlight out of Earth’s atmosphere, triggering a global cooling effect. The Stratospheric Controlled Perturbation Experiment (SCoPEx), launched by Harvard University scientists, aims to examine this solution by spraying non-toxic calcium carbonate (CaCO3) dust into the atmosphere — a sun-reflecting aerosol that may offset… Read More A Bill Gates Venture Aims To Spray Dust Into The Atmosphere To Block The Sun. What Could Go Wrong?

Bill Gates’ latest venture imperils America: Will we submit, again?

Visualize this. Imagine a blanket spread flat on the floor. Now imagine punching a hole at each corner, securing these holes with metal rings and then running a rope through each. What is it that this blanket could become? A bag. I’ve always said that the most successful entrepreneurial ventures follow this same recipe. They… Read More Bill Gates’ latest venture imperils America: Will we submit, again?

America’s Biggest Owner Of Farmland Is Now Bill Gates

Bill Gates, the fourth richest person in the world and a self-described nerd who is known for his early programming skills rather than his love of the outdoors, has been quietly snatching up 242,000 acres of farmland across the U.S. — enough to make him the top private farmland owner in America. After years of… Read More America’s Biggest Owner Of Farmland Is Now Bill Gates