The executive chairman says you should take heart in knowing that companies are under major pressure to protect your data.
Google Chairman Eric Schmidt is always an interesting interview — after all, he’s never shied away from offering quirky and memorable quotes in the past — and The Daily Dot has now revealed another memorable Schmidt moment. It turnsShow More Summary
Criticism against the search giant for allegedly spying on its users isn’t going unheard, as Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt reportedly shot back in defense of his company at a conference at the Cato Institute today: “I hear this perception that somehow we’re not playing by the rules of modern society, I think it’s wrong. Show More Summary
"How Google Works," the book written by Google's chairman and former CEO Eric Schmidt and former SVP of products Jonathan Rosenberg, is full of interesting nuggets about the company. Harvard Business Review picked out one particularly compelling anecdote that sums up the culture at Google. Show More Summary
As well as the current core team – David Archer, Eric Steig, Gavin Schmidt, Mike Mann, Rasmus Benestad, Ray Bradley, Ray Pierrehumbert, Stefan Rahmstorf – this blog has had input from many others over the years: The 90+ guest contributors who bring a necessary diversity of experience and expertise to the blog: Abby Swann, Alan […]
To anyone worried about killer robots taking over society, Google chairman Eric Schmidt says relax. "These fears are normal," said Schmidt (via Wired) while speaking at an FT conference. "They're also to some degree misguided." He was...Show More Summary
Eric Schmidt wants you to know that robots are your friend. The post Eric Schmidt: Don’t Fear the Artificially Intelligent Future appeared first on WIRED.
The Democratic National Convention rolls out its midterm autopsy task force. "Google chairman Eric Schmidt is among the bold-faced names, but there is also a major donor, a campaign finance lawyer and operatives who worked on both sides of the...
How cozy is the Democrats' relationship with the media and technology worlds? Close enough for Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt to head up a panel convened by the Democratic National Committee to figure out why they got creamed...Show More Summary
Guest: Google is a great company — from its record $23 billion IPO in 2004 (at a time when Nasdaq was below 2000!) to its dominant mobile OS. My associates and I have such an admiration for Google that we built our latest web conferencing platform with Google’s technologies. But we also know that Eric Schmidt, […]
For the past several months, Google chairman Eric Schmidt seemed to be just about everywhere in Europe where the search giant is under siege across a number of fronts. Knowing that Google faces criticism that it is too powerful, doesn’t pay enough taxes, and doesn’t do enough to protect privacy, Schmidt did his best to take […]
Google has kicked against it. Eric Schmidt was doing so in public only last month. But European regulators are now stipulating the so called ‘right to be forgotten’ ruling should apply to search results displayed on Google.com, not just on European sub-domains such as Google.co.uk. Read More
Following on from the recent release of its Chrome browser in Cuba, Google is expanding its product offerings in the Communist state. The company is launching Google Play and Google Analytics in the country today. As the United States’...Show More Summary
Word leaked out on Friday in Brussels that The European Parliament is going to call for the break-up of Google. That must be a tough pill to swallow for Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt. Sorry Mr. Schmidt, apparently you can'tShow More Summary
American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault is known for his leadership, with Google chairman Eric Schmidt once saying Chenault "exemplifies the best leadership that I've ever worked with." Chenault shares his key to managing a team and keeping people inspired.
Jonathan Rosenberg, co-author of the new book How Google Works (along with Eric Schmidt), started at Google in 2002. He helped create some of the company’s most iconic products, including AdSense, Gmail, Android, and more. We talk with him about some of the management and innovation secrets that helped make Google into one of the most successful […]
We’ll need to produce 70% more food by 2050 to sustain a world population expected to grow to 10 billion. Yet agriculture startups struggle to get the funding, manufacturing, and test facilities needed to build the tech needed to boost food production. Show More Summary
Just over 18 months ago Google Chairman Eric Schmidt said he found having to talk to Google Glass out loud “the weirdest thing” and admitted that there would be “places where Google Glass are inappropriate.” Well, hello! I think the average person could have told Google this long before they spent millions developing the thing, and as I wrote at the time, the product… Read More
Google, Google, Google. Is the glass half-empty or half-full? To the world at large, Google and its executive chairman, Eric Schmidt, position the company as an Internet Robin Hood. Google takes the wealth of digital information and redistributes it to the poor. What's not to like about that? Google is the world's most-recognized search engine. Show More Summary