The goal of the U.S. Global Development Lab is nothing short of harnessing innovation to eliminate extreme poverty by 2030. Crave's Eric Mack asks USAID about the ambitious plan it likens to DARPA.
Open source is not a sure-fire way to get developers, income, or much of anything, but used right it can help to grow a proprietary software business. Go figure.
In his foundation's annual letter, Gates says it's a myth that poorer countries cannot become wealthier.
A Stanford researcher reinvents the chemistry set completely in the form of an inexpensive gizmo modeled after a hand-crank music box.
It seems that the Microsoft chairman would like Facebook and Google billionaires to pay attention to eliminating diseases afflicting the poor, in addition to wiring up the planet.
The tablets have a retail value of $2.7 million and have been placed in public areas affected by Sandy.
The outspoken venture capitalist elaborates on his controversial remarks about the rich and Nazi Germany during an interview in San Francisco.
Google's executive chairman has made a bold prediction about the spread of the Internet. Do you think that prediction will come true?
Eloi Cole, a strangely dressed young man, said that he had travelled back in time to prevent the LHC from destroying the world.