Paul Allen

60 Minutes compares Paul Allen’s reclusive lifestyle to Howard Hughes

Over the weekend, 60 Minutes aired an expansive interview with Paul Allen where they toured the billionaire cofounder of Microsoft's estate and asked him about Bill Gates and his extravagant lifestyle.

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen blasts Bill Gates in new book

Though the two have been friends since grade school, Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen paints a critical picture of Bill Gates in his new memoir.

Paul Allen revises mega patent suit against everyone

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has revised his epic lawsuit against everyone with more specifics, though he still declines to discuss the suit.

Paul Allen patent lawsuit against everyone thrown out…for now

A patent lawsuit from Paul Allen firm Interval Licensing targeting everyone from Google and Apple to Netflix and Facebook has been dismissed...but it'll be back.
Android Army

Wrap-up of Web 2.0 Summit’s opening day

The 2010 Web 2.0 Summit is underway, and here's everything you missed from day one, from RIM's assault on Apple, to Mark Zuckerberg's surprisingly frank thoughts on Google.

Paul Allen Sues Everybody

The Microsoft co-founder has filed suit against Google, Apple, Yahoo, Netflix, Facebook, and more, claiming that they are all violating patents owned by Allen’s defunct Interval Research.

Microsoft Co-founder Allen Treated for Lymphoma

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen was diagnosed with lymphoma.