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Gates, Bill 1955-

Works: 1,096 works in 2,316 publications in 21 languages and 64,951 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Interviews  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Biographies  Film adaptations  History  Autobiographies  Internet videos  Television news programs 
Subject Headings: Businessmen 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Narrator, Author of introduction, Speaker, wpr, Dedicatee, Other, Contributor, Editor, Photographer, Director, Bibliographic antecedent, pre, Performer, Publisher, Composer
Classifications: HE7572.U6, 004.67
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The road ahead by Bill Gates( Book )

135 editions published between 1955 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 4,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is the information highway? How will the new technology change our lives? Do I have to learn to use a computer? Will my job become obsolete? Welcome to The Road Ahead. We have all been bombarded by the seemingly endless hype about the information highway and the coming age of technology. Now, Bill Gates - who built Microsoft into one of the most successful companies in the world - gives us his vision of what the future holds for us. The Road Ahead is his bird's-eye view of the undiscovered territory on the information highway - an authoritative, thought-provoking, and very readable travel guide for the journey. In this optimistic and refreshingly realistic book, Gates looks ahead to show how the emerging technologies of the digital age will transform all our lives. As he says, we are on the brink of a new revolution, and crossing a technology threshold that will forever change the way we buy, work, learn, and communicate with each other
Business @ the speed of thought : using a digital nervous system by Bill Gates( Book )

82 editions published between 1999 and 2012 in 11 languages and held by 2,896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern visionary, Bill Gates, reveals how expanding technology is propelling the business world into an exciting new economic era ... how every manager can and must stay ahead of the curve, and how integrated information systems can help every organization
How to avoid a climate disaster : the solutions we have and the breakthroughs we need by Bill Gates( Book )

46 editions published between 2020 and 2022 in 4 languages and held by 2,767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this urgent, authoritative book, Bill Gates sets out a wide-ranging, practical - and accessible - plan for how the world can get to zero greenhouse gas emissions in time to avoid a climate catastrophe. Bill Gates has spent a decade investigating the causes and effects of climate change. With the help of experts in the fields of physics, chemistry, biology, engineering, political science, and finance, he has focused on what must be done in order to stop the planet's slide toward certain environmental disaster. In this book, he not only explains why we need to work toward net-zero emissions of greenhouse gases, but also details what we need to do to achieve this profoundly important goal. He gives us a clear-eyed description of the challenges we face. Drawing on his understanding of innovation and what it takes to get new ideas into the market, he describes the areas in which technology is already helping to reduce emissions, where and how the current technology can be made to function more effectively, where breakthrough technologies are needed, and who is working on these essential innovations. Finally, he lays out a concrete, practical plan for achieving the goal of zero emissions-suggesting not only policies that governments should adopt, but what we as individuals can do to keep our government, our employers, and ourselves accountable in this crucial enterprise. As Bill Gates makes clear, achieving zero emissions will not be simple or easy to do, but if we follow the plan he sets out here, it is a goal firmly within our reach
Waiting for "Superman"( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2,399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provided is an engaging and inspiring look at public education in the United States. This documentary has helped launch a movement to achieve a real and lasting change through the compelling stories of five unforgettable students such as Emily, a Silicon Valley eighth-grader who is afraid of being labeled as unfit for college, and Francisco, a Bronx first-grader whose mom will do anything to give him a shot at a better life. Included are featurettes, and commentary
Hit refresh : the quest to rediscover Microsoft's soul and imagine a better future for everyone by Satya Nadella( Book )

8 editions published between 2017 and 2019 in English and held by 1,106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Microsoft's CEO tells the inside story of the company's continuing transformation and offers his vision for the coming wave of intelligent technologies. He examines how people, organizations, and societies can and must transform, how they must 'hit refresh' in their persistent quest for new energy, new ideas, and continued relevance and renewal. Yet he feels strongly that one of our essential qualities -- empathy -- will become ever more valuable. Satya Nadella also discusses his childhood in India and how he learned to lead along the way. He shares his meditations as sitting CEO -- one who is mostly unknown following the brainy Bill Gates and energetic Steve Ballmer. He explains how the company rediscovered its soul -- transforming everything from its culture to its business partnerships to the fiercely competitive landscape of the industry itself. Nadella concludes by introducing an equation to restore digital trust, ethical design principles, and economic growth for everyone
Under the big tree : extraordinary stories from the movement to end neglected tropical diseases by Ellen Agler( )

7 editions published in 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Powerful stories of the debilitating effects of neglected tropical diseases throughout the world, highlighting the successes and challenges of those fighting to eliminate them. Neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) affect over one billion of the world's poorest people. More than 170,000 people die from NTDs each year, and many more suffer from blindness, disability, disfigurement, cognitive impairment, and stunted growth. Yet NTDs are treatable and preventable, and the annual cost of treatment is incredibly low. In Under the Big Tree, public health leader Ellen Agler and award-winning writer Mojie Crigler tell the moving stories of those struggling with these diseases and the life-saving work that can be--and has been--done to combat NTDs. They introduce readers to people from all walks of life--from car washers in Lake Victoria and surgeons on motorbikes to under-resourced local nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and Big Pharma scientists--as they chronicle what has been called the largest public health program in the world. On the one hand, the solutions are simple: deliver medication to people who need it and leverage local systems to offer prevention, treatment, and education. On the other hand, solutions are complex: navigating local and national politics, delivering treatment to some of the most remote, vulnerable communities, and coordinating global and local donors, international NGOs, thousands of health workers, and millions of citizens. Drawing on interviews with major players in the NTD world who share their cutting-edge research and frontline experiences, Under the Big Tree is a moving introduction to the science, the tactics, and the partnerships working to address these terrible diseases that affect the most vulnerable people in the world. With a foreword by Bill Gates, this book fascinates, inspires, and gives readers concrete steps for further engagement
How to prevent the next pandemic by Bill Gates( Book )

20 editions published between 2022 and 2023 in English and Swedish and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The COVID-19 pandemic isn't over. But even as governments around the world try to get it under control, they're also starting to talk about what happens next. How can we prevent another pandemic from killing millions of people and devastating the global economy? Can we even hope to accomplish this? Bill Gates believes the answer is yes, and he has written a largely upbeat book that lays out clearly and convincingly what the world should learn from COVID-19, explains the science of fighting pandemics, and suggests what all of us can do to help prevent another one. Given the worldwide success of How to Avoid a Climate Disaster (which debuted at #1 on the New York Times best seller list), Gates is more respected than ever for his approach to solving the world's biggest challenges"--
Edison and the rise of innovation by Leonard DeGraaf( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edison presents, in intimate detail, the man who helped engineer the modern world. One of history's most prolific inventors and perhaps America's first celebrity, Thomas Alva Edison did more than bring incandescent light into every household and industry; he created a world-renowned brand, raised capital to support research and business and pursued patents for his 1,000+ inventions. Leonard DeGraaf, archivist for the Thomas Edison National Historical Park, chronicles Edison's life and work, making lively and lavish use of never-before-published primary sources, including Edison's personal and business correspondence, lab notebooks, drawings and advertising material, along with both historic and modern photographs
The road ahead by Bill Gates( Recording )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of how the co-founder of Microsoft Corporation dropped out of Harvard to start his own software company, and how his vision helped improve the industry
Bloomberg Studio 1.0( Visual )

2 editions published in 2020 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Microsoft Corp. co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates urged the U.S. to take a more global approach in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic, urging congressional lawmakers to help less-developed nations procure an eventual vaccine to stop the spread of Covid-19. Gates speaks exclusively with Emily Chang on Bloomberg Studio 1.0 in a wide-ranging interview
Business @ the speed of thought : succeeding in the digital economy by Bill Gates( Book )

32 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author reveals how expanding technology is propelling the business world into an exciting new economic era, how every manager can and must stay ahead of the curve, and how integrated information systems can help every organization
Buffett and Gates Go Back to School( Visual )

8 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The two wealthiest men in America, Bill Gates and Warren Buffett, offer advice to students at a question-and-answer session hosted by the University of Nebraska's School of Business Administration, addressing such topics as how to get a job, how to achieve success, and how to have a positive impact on the world
Inside OS/2 by Gordon Letwin( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and Italian and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A rare and exciting technical examination of the philosophy, key development issues, programming implications, and future of the Microsoft OS/2 operating system. Here is revealing information every MS OS/2 programmer will find invaluable
TEDTalks : Bill Gates - How State Budgets Are Breaking U.S. Schools( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's school systems are funded by the 50 states. In this fiery talk, Bill Gates says that state budgets are riddled with accounting tricks that disguise the true cost of health care and pensions and weighted with worsening deficits - with the financing of education at the losing end
Deposition, Bill Gates : case, U.S.A. v. Microsoft Corp by United States( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Videotape deposition of Bill Gates in the Microsoft offices in Redmond, Washington
60 minutes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

May 9, 2013 - Bill Gates paid $30 million for a Leonardo da Vinci manuscript that he considers priceless because the Italian genius inspires him. Watch Charlie Rose's profile of Gates
TEDTalks : Bill Gates - Mosquitos, Malaria, and Education( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Microsoft founder Bill Gates is a geek icon, tech visionary, and business trailblazer. His leadership - fueled by his long-held dream that millions might realize their potential through great software - made Microsoft a personal computing powerhouse and a trendsetter in the Internet age. Gates has focused on his philanthropic work with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation since 2008 and has donated staggering sums to HIV/AIDS programs, libraries, agricultural research, and disaster relief. In this engaging TEDTalk, Gates hopes to solve some of the world's biggest problems using a new kind of philanthropy. In a passionate and funny 18 minutes, he asks viewers to consider two big questions and how we might answer them
60 minutes( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scott Pelley finds out how and why Bill and Melinda Gates are giving away their money
The Codex Leicester : notebook of a genius by Leonardo( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Gates bought the Codex Leicester--a notebook of Leonardo da Vinci's scientific observations and theories--in 1994 from the estate of Armand Hammer for $30.8 million. Last year Gates loaned the work to Australia's Powerhouse Museum, which prepared this companion to its exhibition. No longer in codex form (the pages were bound in the 1600s, but Gates had the binding dismantled for digital reproduction), the manuscript ranges over topics from fossils to astronomy. Each recto of this edition reproduces one of Leonardo's pages, written in mirror-script Italian with sketches jotted in the margins; a discussion (but not a translation) appears on the verso. It includes an introduction to Leonardo's life, but no index. Distributed in the US by Ashgate. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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The road ahead
Business @ the speed of thought : using a digital nervous systemHow to avoid a climate disaster : the solutions we have and the breakthroughs we needHit refresh : the quest to rediscover Microsoft's soul and imagine a better future for everyoneUnder the big tree : extraordinary stories from the movement to end neglected tropical diseasesEdison and the rise of innovationThe road aheadBusiness @ the speed of thought : succeeding in the digital economyBuffett and Gates Go Back to SchoolThe Codex Leicester : notebook of a genius
Alternative Names
bil. geits

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Bil Geyts

Bil Geyts Microsoft şirkətinin yaradıcısı, milyarder, filantrofist

Bill gate

Bill Gates

Bill Gates ABD'li iş adamı ve hayırsever

Bill Gates American business magnate and philanthropist

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Bill Gates americký podnikatel a filantrop

Bill Gates Amerikaans ondernemer

Bill Gates Amerikaanse sakebestuurder en stigter van Microsoft

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Bill Gates Amerikano nga empresario ken pilantropo

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Bill Gates Business entrepreneur

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Bill Gates empresari estatunidenc

Bill Gates empresario estadounidense

Bill Gates Entrepreneur américain et philanthrope

Bill Gates entrepreneur et philanthrope américain

Bill Gates imprenditore, programmatore, informatico e filantropo statunitense

Bill Gates magnata e filantropo americano

Bill Gates miliardario e filantropo statunitense fondatore di Microsoft

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Bill Geýts

Bill Geýts Dörediji, telekeçi, programist.

Bills Geitss

Bils Geitsos

Gaici, Biʾer 1955-

Gates B.

Gates B. 1955-

Gates, Bill, 1956-

Gates, Bill, Jr., 1955-

Gates, William

Gates, William 1955-

Gates William H.

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Gates, William H 1955- III

Gates, William H. 1956-

Gates, William H. III.

Gates, William H., III, 1955-

Gates, William Henry.

Gates, William Henry 1955-

Gates, William Henry 1955- III

Gates, William Henry 1956-

Gates, William Henry 3

Gates, William Henry Bill 1955-

Gates William Henry III

Gates, William Henry III 1955-

Gatesi Bill

Geĭts, Bill

Geĭts, Bill 1955-

Geitsas Bilas

Geitss, Bils 1955-

Geitss, Viljams H. (Viljams Henrijs), 1955-

Geitss, Viljams Henrijs, 1955-

Gejts, Bill 1955-

Gulielmus Gates

Kaʾe-tshi, Pir 1955-

Kai-tz‘u, Pi-erh

Kai-tzʿu, Pi-erh 1955-

William Henry Gates III

Μπιλ Γκέιτς

Μπιλ Γκέιτς Αμερικανός επιχειρηματίας και φιλάνθρωπος

Бил Гейтс

Бил Гейтс американски програмист и бизнесмен

Бил Гејтс

Бил Гејтс американски бизнисмен и филантроп

Бил Гејтс амерички пословни магнат и филантроп

Билл Гейтс

Билл Гейтс американский предприниматель и общественный деятель

Билл Гейтс АҠШ эшҡыуары, йәмәғәт эшмәкәре

Билл Гэйтс

Біл Гейтс

Біл Гейтс амерыканскі праграміст і бізнесмен

Білл Гейтс

Білл Гейтс американський підприємець, засновник (спільно з Полом Алленом) і голова ради директорів корпорації Майкрософт, філантроп

Гейт, Билл, 1955-

Гейтс Б.

Гейтс, Билл

Гейтс, Билл 1955-

Гейтс У

Гейтс У. 1955-

Гейтс У. Г

Гейтс У. Г. 1955-

Гейтс, Уильям, 1955-

Гейтс, Уильямс, 1955-

Кейтс, Билл, 1955-

Բիլ Գեյթս

Պիլ Կէյթս

ביל גייטס

ביל גייטס מייסד מיקרוסופט

גיטס, ביל 1955-

גייטס, ביל 1955-

بل گيٽس آمريڪي پُرڪشش واپاري

بل گیٹس

بِل_گیٹٕس امريكی کاربٲرؠ تہٕ سافٹویر اِنجینَر

بىل گايتىس

بيل جيتس

بيل جيتس، 1955-

بيل غيتس

بيل غيتس مبرمج أمريكي ومؤسس شركة مايكروسوفت

بیل ګیټ

بیل گیتس

بیل گیتس بازرگان، نیکوکار، بنیان‌گذار شرکت مایکروسافت

بیل گەیتس

جيتس، بيل،‏

جيتس، ويليام هنري، الثالث، 1955-

غيتس، بيل، 1955-

बिल गेट्स

बिल गेट्स अमेरिकी व्यापारी

बिल गेट्स अमेरिकी व्यापार प्रभावशाली र सेवक

बिल गेट्स मायक्रोसॉफ्ट कंपनीचे संस्थापक व मालक

বিল গেটছ আমেৰিকান পুঁজিপতি, ছফ্টৱেৰ নিৰ্মাতা, বিনিয়োগকাৰী আৰু মানৱমিত্ৰ

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বিল গেটস মার্কিন উদ্যোক্তা

ਬਿਲ ਗੇਟਸ

બિલ ગેટ્સ

ବିଲ୍ ଗେଟ୍ସ୍

ବିଲ୍ ଗେଟ୍ସ୍ ଜଣେ ଆମେରିକୀୟ ବ୍ୟବସାୟୀ,ନିବେଶକ ଏବଂ ପ୍ରୋଗ୍ରାମର୍

பில் கேட்ஸ்

பில் கேட்ஸ் மைக்ரோசாப்ட் நிறுவனர், செல்வந்தர்

బిల్ గేట్స్

బిల్ గేట్స్ అమెరికాకు చెందిన ప్రముఖ వ్యాపారవేత్త మరియు దాత

ಬಿಲ್ ಗೇಟ್ಸ್

ബിൽ ഗേറ്റ്സ്

ബിൽ ഗേറ്റ്സ് അമേരിക്കൻ വ്യവസായിയും സാമൂഹ്യ പ്രവർത്തകനും

බිල් ගේට්ස්

บิล เกตส์

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게이츠, 빌 1955-

게이츠, 윌리엄 헨리 3세 1955-

게이츠, 윌리엄 헨리 빌 1955-

빌 게이츠 미국인 기업가 및 자선가

ቢል ጌትስ

ប៊ីល ហ្គេត

ប៊ីល ហ្គេត ប៊ីល ហ្គេត កើត​នៅ​ថ្ងៃទី​២៨ ខែ​តុលា​ ឆ្នាំ​១៩៥៥ ជាសហគ្រិនជនជាតិអាមេរិក និងជានាយកក្រុមហ៊ុន Microsoft។

ゲイツ, ビル

ビル・ゲイツ アメリカの実業家、慈善活動家、技術者 (1955 - )

ビル・ゲイツ アメリカ合衆国の実業家、慈善活動家、技術者


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