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The idea that I’m putting forward in this blog may seem absurd or even insanely mundane. Nevertheless, I was desperate to write about this for a long time. 2,896 more words

Google Announces New Parent Company 'Alphabet'

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Google is changing its operating structure and will become part of a holding company called Alphabet.

Alphabet will house the main Google businesses such as search, maps and YouTube, along with businesses managed separately such as Fiber, Nest and investing arms like Google Ventures. 21 more words


Elon Musk has triggered a contagious new battery zeitgeist in Silicon Valley

Tesla CEO Elon Musk—the showy electric-car, solar, and space billionaire—plans yet another shot at building a non-fossil fuel colossus with the launch later this week of a line of home and business-scale lithium-ion batteries. 926 more words

Elon Musk should call Larry Page back and see if he can still sell Tesla to Google

A blockbuster deal to sell Tesla Motors to Google fell through in 2013 when a shift in fortunes gave Elon Musk his confidence back, and he called off the agreement, according to a new book. 853 more words

Eric Schmidt, Executive Chairman of Google - Wednesday, December 17

One of today’s greatest business leaders, Executive Chairman of Google, Eric Schmidt.


Since joining Google in 2001, Eric Schmidt has helped grow the company from a Silicon Valley startup to a global leader in technology. 297 more words

Google's spoon that steadies tremors

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Google is throwing its money, brain power and technology at the humble spoon.

But these spoons (don’t call them spoogles) are a bit more than your basic utensil: Using hundreds of algorithms, they allow people with essential tremors and Parkinson’s disease to eat without spilling. 602 more words


Google Thinks You're a Foogle

At Google’s inception, founders Sergei Brin and Larry Page eschewed advertising, concerned that people would think financial interests might skew the search engine’s results.

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