Bill Gates wasn’t as tech-forward a parent as you might think

If you’re crass and materialistic like me in my better moments, I’m sure you’ve wondered what it’d be like to be the child of the richest man in the world. And Bill Gates is the cofounder of one of the biggest tech corporations on the planet. Surely his kids live in a tech version of that enormous Willy Wonka candyland, right? Actually, according to an interview with The Mirror, the tech billionaire was more of a low-tech dad. For starters, he didn’t let his three kids — daughters Jennifer and Phoebe, and son Rory — have cell phones until they were 14.…

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