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Microsoft

Submission + - Bill Gates Is Now Second Wealthiest Man

NeoTerra writes: Bill Gates is now the second wealthiest man in the world. From the article:


It was probably inevitable, with Bill Gates handing out his cash right and left, and Microsoft's stock in pretty much a holding pattern for most of the 2000's, but it's still sad to see our man Bill get knocked off the top spot on the "world's richest" list. His replacement is no stranger to tech though, Carlos Slim built his fortune in the Mexican telecom biz, and has amassed an estimated net worth of $67.8 billion, thanks to a surge in the shares of America Movil.
Education

Submission + - Things you didn't know you could do with Wikipedia (neomeme.net)

An anonymous reader writes: Neomeme writes "You probably know Wikipedia as the world's largest encyclopedia, suitable for research on most any topic. You know you can look up terms, but what you may not know is that Wikipedia features a ton of other information that can do a lot more than help you with that research paper."

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