August 19, 2004: Google floats on the stock market, turning founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin into billionaires, and cementing the company’s status as a tech giant. Relations between Google and Apple were good at the time, with Steve...Show More Summary
We're getting closer to seeing flying cars in our everyday life instead of just the big screens. After all, Larry Page, one of the cofounders of Google who is now the CEO of its parent company, has secretly spent more than $100 million to develop flying cars. Show More Summary
Looking to expand its ultra-high-speed home Internet service, Google Fiber, Larry Page and company are installing wireless antennas on city light poles. The post Google Eyes Blazing-Fast Wireless as a Way Into Your Home appeared first on WIRED.
Google parent company Alphabet throws around a lot of money. There are three ways that the about $550 billion behemoth invests: 1. Through the venture-capital arm GV, which has $2.4 billion under management and more than 300 companies...Show More Summary
Good morning! Here's the tech news you need to know to finish off your week. 1. Google cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin hosted an exclusive conference in Sicily this week. Attendees included Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel, George Lucas, and Pharrell. 2. Show More Summary
This wasn't your average summer camp. Earlier this week, Google cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin hosted an exclusive gathering in Sicily, with a star-speckled guest list that included Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel, George Lucas, and...Show More Summary
Over the past year, Kanye West has become known for his bizarre Twitter tirades. Earlier this year, the rapper publicly asked Mark Zuckerberg, Larry Page, and other tech moguls to invest “$1 billion into Kanye West ideas.” This afternoon, Kanye hopped on Twitter to criticize an apparent “beef” between Apple Music and Tidal. more… Filed under: Apple
Google cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin gained $3.2 billion in after-hours trading as shares popped following Alphabet's strong second quarter earnings report.
2016: This doodle, on July 5, 2016, celebrates NASA's achievement of having its Juno space probe reach Jupiter It all started with one simple drawing. In 1998, Larry Page and Sergey Brin were heading to the desert festival Burning Man and decided to put up a cheeky out-of-office drawing of stick figure [...]
Many successful entrepreneurs and inventors shared a similar path to become masters of their craft.
Yahoo's cofounder had a big role in Google's success. Larry Page and Sergey Brin, who built their Google search engine prototype while at Stanford University, wanted to try to license out their technology to other companies, so theyShow More Summary
With Google billionaire Larry Page investing in flying cars and computer chip maker Intel onboard, this is a great time to covet the skies, says Paul Marks
Here’s what California has that France is missing: World-class entrepreneurs, like Sergey Brin, Larry Page, and Mark Zuckerberg. California is home to the world's most innovative companies, including Apple, Alphabet, and Facebook, which have helped that state grow to become the world's sixth largest economy. In doing so, California supplanted France, [...]
“Hey lil’ mama, can I buy Twitter for a few million?” is a thing that Google co-founder Larry Page might have said to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey. But Page reportedly whispered an offer to acquire Twitter into Dorsey’s ear in a closed-blinds meeting a few years ago. Read more...
If someone sat you down in a room, blinds drawn, and whispered an acquisition pitch in your ear, would you take it? No? Then you and Jack Dorsey have something in common. In a new Vanity Fair piece, writer Nick Bilton describes a meeting between Larry Page, former Google CEO, and Jack Dorsey, Square CEO and former and current CEO of Twitter. Show More Summary
Motley Crue and Sixx:A.M. bassist Nikki Sixx has been very vocal with his demand that YouTube pay musicians better. Now he's taken the battle directly to Larry Page, the CEO of YouTube owner Google. In an open letter, Sixx says, "No action has been taken, meetings have been postponed, emails...
Rock stars are stepping up their campaign for fairer YouTube payments with an open letter to Google’s co-founder Larry Page.
Is the age of the flying car upon us? This week a new report revealed that Google co-founder Larry Page has secretly invested over $100 million in two aerial vehicle startups. Meanwhile, four major political parties in Norway have proposed a ban on all gas-powered cars by the year 2025. Show More Summary
Larry Page has been secretly funding two flying car startups.
Google co-founder and Alphabet CEO Larry Page is much quieter than other leaders in the industry, rarely attending events (even Google I/O), speaking in public, or publicizing his investments. So it comes as a surprise when earlier this week a Bloomberg report revealed one of Page’s secret interests: flying cars. Show More Summary