Google is the subject of two investigations by the European Union into whether its search and Android products are illegal monopolies that should be broken up. Behind the scenes, the company has for years been pleading its case with EU officials to leave it alone and let free-market competition take its course. Show More Summary
Alphabet executive chairman Eric Schmidt has outlined what he sees as being the ideal startup in five year's time. Schmidt says that a key quality of a future successful tech company is relying on crowdsourced data. He gave the example...Show More Summary
Alphabet’s executive chairman Eric Schmidt thinks he has figured out where the next $100 billion company will come from. Speaking at the Startup Grind Europe event in London Wednesday, Schmidt predicted the biggest market opportunity...Show More Summary
Good morning! Here's the tech news you need to know this Thursday. 1. Eric Schmidt says that Google DeepMind is "one of the greatest British success stories of the modern age." The former Google CEO praised the company at the Startup Grind Europe conference in London. 2. Show More Summary
Alphabet chairman Eric Schmidt says that Google DeepMind, the London artificial intelligence company that Google acquired in 2014 for $500 million (£352 million), is "one of the greatest British success stories of the modern age." Schmidt...Show More Summary
Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, An under-the-radar startup funded by billionaire Eric Schmidt has become a major technology vendor for Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, underscoring the bonds between Silicon...Show More Summary
via The Guardian: Party planners at Burning Man are careful to hide their luxury dwellings behind large walls dressed as art projects, but Further Future had no such pretension. Behind a chain-link fence was the VIP neighborhood with airstreams ($5,000) and Lunar Palaces ($7,500) – 200 sq ft, 9ft high, custom-made luxury domes with wooden... ?
Never mind that Google is working on a kill switch o control robots, executive chairman Eric Schmidt thinks there’s nothing to worry about because “the state of the earth” does not support these killer AI scenarios. In other words, let’s come back to reality here. Read more...
Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt has questioned whether renowned scientist Stephen Hawking and SpaceX billionaire Elon Musk are in a position to accurately predict the future of artificial intelligence. Hawking told the BBC inShow More Summary
During its annual shareholders meeting, Eric Schmidt shared some details on how Google Fiber may employ new ways to connect everyone to the internet.
Alphabet (the parent company of Google) held their annual shareholder meeting this week. Eric Schmidt was in attendance, and the usually unfiltered executive didn't disappoint.
Google has led some of the biggest tech innovations, from self-driving cars to super-fast internet access. So what are the next big things that will change the world? Eric Schmidt, the executive chairman of Google parent company Alphabet,...Show More Summary
When Eric Schmidt took the stage today in New York City, he spent less time talking about business at Google (where he was previously CEO and now serves as executive chairman of parent company Alphabet), and more time focused on new technologies and the bigger picture. Show More Summary
“What I really want my AI assistant to do is to make me cool in front of my daughters”
Eric Schmidt has a problem with Europe's universities. And its regulators. And its tax policies. The former Google CEO, who now serves as the executive chairman of Google parent company Alphabet, appeared at the Startup Fest Europe conference...Show More Summary
When Alphabet chairman Eric Schmidt looks to the near future, he sees breakthroughs in health and technology that will change the world. ||| New York - When Alphabet chairman Eric Schmidt looks to the near future, he sees breakthroughs...Show More Summary
Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google's parent company, says that he can't imagine any reason why Alphabet would ever choose to spin out any of the subsidiaries it created when it blew up its corporate structure last fall. Alphabet...Show More Summary
Alphabet executive chairman predicts tech will improve gene sequencing and make health care more efficient.
Eric Schmidt is a very eclectic man. He could be caught using an iPhone any given day, but he still has all his chips in Android and also uses a Samsung Galaxy S7, apparently. Oh, and he also made a hard declaration that he thinks the Samsung Galaxy S7 is flat out better.