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The Prodigal Son of Google: Omid Kordestani's Full Code Conference Interview (Video)

Although Omid Kordestani was away from Google for five years, by his telling, he never really left.

The executive, who returned to Google last July, told… 106 more words

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Google Says Crazy Moonshot Projects Will Ensure its Lasting Success

Google shareholders may criticize the company’s moonshot projects like self-driving cars and smart contact lenses as big wastes of money. But chairman Eric Schmidt says the futuristic projects guarantee Google’s future success. 177 more words

Google says crazy moonshot projects will ensure its lasting success

Google shareholders may criticize the company’s moonshot projects like self-driving cars and smart contact lenses as big wastes of money. But chairman Eric Schmidt says the futuristic projects guarantee Google’s future success. 190 more words

Tech

Sergey Brin to Google Shareholders: Our Moonshots Are Worthwhile

Google is hosting its annual shareholders meeting on Wednesday morning. In advance of that gathering, co-founder Sergey Brin released a short letter, in an SEC filing, 221 more words

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An introduction to tomorrow’s politics

By David W. Wood, Executive Director, Transpolitica

Today’s most pressing political problems

Transpolitica seeks to uncover and highlight what can be called “tomorrow’s solutions to today’s most pressing political problems”. 5,437 more words

Transpolitica

The Most Powerful Feature on Your Phone

Smart phones have unbelievable power.  I recently read that the Apollo 11 spacecraft that landed on the moon had 1,300 times less computing power than an iPhone.  209 more words

Writing

Watching Google's First-Quarter Earnings: A Search for ... Something

Reading Google’s earnings reports is typically an exercise in futility. The company says very little about its core business, and even less about its big bets on the future of technology. 561 more words

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