May 21, 2013
Bill Gates Will Pay You as Much as $1 Million for a Better Condom
Posted on Mar 22, 2013
Condoms are cheap and effective, but they also diminish sexual pleasure, and that gets in the way of lifesaving.
The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is trying to spur innovation in the sector, which produces 15 billion units a year by its estimate, despite a lack of creative thinking:
The foundation, which was started by the Microsoft founder and his wife and is also supported by billionaire Warren Buffett, is offering grants of $100,000 to $1 million to promising condom innovators.
Read more about it on The Verge.
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