His departure follows the announcement that Bill Gates and Melinda Gates will end their marriage.
The Microsoft co-founder recommends five books, focusing on Barack Obama's life, the fall of GE and intervention with nature.
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation changed how people look at philanthropy by the rich. But now the namesake leaders are splitting up after Bill's questionable behavior.
The Microsoft co-founder's presence on the board was deemed unsuitable, sources tell The Wall Street Journal.
Melinda Gates reportedly says in a petition for divorce that "this marriage is irretrievably broken." But they still plan to collaborate on their charitable foundation.
The Amazon and Tesla founders are reportedly worth $177 billion and $151 billion, respectively.
In an interview, the billionaire also reveals he has secondary social media accounts for the "messing around," less official version of himself.
The Tesla CEO's announcement of a $100M prize for the best carbon-capture technology has brought attention to an industry that isn't new but remains relatively unknown and controversial.
Funded by Tesla's CEO, XPrize Carbon Removal is a $100 million competition to find solutions that can pull carbon dioxide directly from our atmosphere or oceans.
The crypto coin takes a bit of a stumble after a long rally.
Jennifer Gates, a medical student, notes that "sadly the vaccine did NOT implant my genius father into my brain."
The Microsoft co-founder and longtime vaccine advocate thanked those who helped get the shots into arms.