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Bill Gates really identifies with this 'Silicon Valley' character, but he has one complaint

Apropos of nothing, Microsoft founder Bill Gates has decided to share his thoughts on the HBO comedy Silicon Valley. On Monday, Gates published a new post on his blog — known as GatesNotes (seriously) — about the tech industry satire,
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Bill Gates just brought a jar of poop on stage — for a very good reason

Bill Gates just brought a jar of human poop on stage during a speech. Yes, you read that right. To be fair, there was a good reason for Gates' use of the unusual prop. He was appearing at the Reinvented Toilet Expo in Beijing, China, talking about
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Catching Up With ZAPinfo, Nymeria and SeekOut

A few of your favorite sourcing tools have announced updates. Here’s a breakdown: ZAPinfo The artist formerly known as WebClipDrop has launched what it calls a “Data Miner + Instant Data Scraper-like feature” that allows you to
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Encourage the Quiet to Give Voice to the Sounds of Silence

Are you an introvert or an extrovert? That’s a tricky question. I have a hard time answering it myself. That’s the problem of binary questions  —  you are forced to choose one or the other. Being quiet is a choice...
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4 things you can do to help keep Nelson Mandela's legacy alive

Today would have been Nelson Mandela's 100th birthday.  The South African political leader, who died in 2013, fought against apartheid in South Africa, had a long history of public service, and believed in eradicating poverty. People are
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If tech CEOs were Founding Fathers, here's who they'd be

It's time to celebrate America. What better way to cheers to the old white men who created America than to honor the middle-aged white men who still control it? Of course, in America today, some of our politicians don't command much reverence or
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It's Time For A Healthy, Meatless Option (Please!)

From: www.change.org Via: twitter.com McDonald's: It's Time For A Healthy, Meatless Option https://t.co/mpyFTDzZbV via @ChangeMy name is Kathy
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Bill Gates says he had to twice explain the difference between HIV and HPV to Trump

Footage of Bill Gates talking about some of the more awkward conversations he's had with Donald Trump has been obtained by MSNBC. SEE ALSO: Here's what happened when Trump asked Bill Gates to be his science advisor In the video above, which the

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