Bill Gates wants a better toilet [Insert Windows Joke Here]

Video highlights Gates' campaign to improve sanitation in poor countries

OK, let's get this one out of the way - I fully admire all of the philanthropy work that Bill Gates and his foundation is doing, especially when it comes to improving life in underdeveloped countries.

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So yes, it's cool that Gates is trying to improve sanitation by trying to design a better toilet (one that uses less water) for those countries. But in the case of this video from UK-based ITNNews, it's rather amusing to see some poo-related humor (oh, those wacky Brits).

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UPDATE: Here's an up-close look at one of the toilets that was on display during the Gates Foundation event, called Toilet 2.0:

Keith Shaw rounds up the best in geek video in his ITworld.tv blog. Follow Keith on Twitter at @shawkeith. For the latest IT news, analysis and how-tos, follow ITworld on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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