Former Google CEO Erich Schmidt has high hopes for artificial intelligence (AI), Bloomberg reports. The billionaire, who is now executive chairman of Google's parent company, Alphabet, delivered a talk in New York last week where heShow More Summary
Anything Google can do, Apple can do too, right? That’s right, not wanting to be outdone by Eric Schmidt’s reported meeting, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook will today meet with Pope Francis. What’s on the agenda? I’ve no idea, but Cook is lucky...Show More Summary
Baidu, China’s leading internet search engine, has released part of its artificial intelligence (AI) code on the internet. The company’s decision followed a call by former Google CEO Eric Schmidt, for tech companies to start working together on AI. Show More Summary
Baidu, China's leading internet search engine, has released some of its AI (artificial intelligence) code less than a week after former Google CEO Eric Schmidt said technology companies need to start working together on AI if humansShow More Summary
Pope Francis is scheduled to hold a rare, private meaning with Eric Schmidt, former CEO of Google and executive chairman of Google's parent company, Alphabet.
Eric Schmidt, former Google CEO and executive chairman of Google's parent company, Alphabet, is going to meet Pope Francis on Friday at the Vatican in Rome, the Guardian reports. The Silicon Valley billionaire, thought to be worth around...Show More Summary
According to The Guardian, leader of the online advertising world and CEO of Alphabet Eric Schmidt will have a ‘brief conversation’ this Friday with Pope Francis, presumably not about moving the @pontifex Twitter account to Google+. Self-driving popemobile: more likely. Read more...
Former Google CEO Erich Schmidt has high hopes for artificial intelligence (AI), Bloomberg reports. The billionaire, who is now executive chairman of Google's parent company, Alphabet, delivered a talk in New York this week where heShow More Summary
OTOY CEO Jules Urbach is a master at impressing tech and Hollywood bigshots enough to convince them to sit on his company’s advisory board. For those unfamiliar with the company, OTOY is a cloud graphics startup that is heavily involved in virtual reality and 3D, and was recently tapped for a secret project with Jon Stewart and HBO. Show More Summary
In a rare and far-ranging interview, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick and Alphabet’s Eric Schmidt sat down with each other to discuss their vision for the future of transportation. At the Summit At Sea gathering in Miami last Friday, Schmidt...Show More Summary
(Ferenstein Wire) - In a rare and far-ranging interview, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick and Alphabet's Eric Schmidt sat down with each other to discuss their vision for the future of transportation. At the Summit At Sea gathering in Miami last Friday, Schmidt interviewed Kalanick about the endgame for Uber, taxi regulations, transitioning workers [...]
On this day, in 2007, Google formally announced its long-rumored Android operating system for mobile devices. Eric Schmidt, the CEO at the time, made the announcement with members of the Open Handset Alliance, which was also announced that day.
Also this week: An interview with Eric Schmidt, the chairman of Alphabet and formerly the chairman and CEO of Google.
Google surprised the tech industry in August when it announced that the company would become a subsidiary of a new parent company called Alphabet. This means Google is just one company under the Alphabet umbrella, and the new structure allows all of the company's various arms to operate more quickly and independently. Show More Summary
Surprise, surprise! Former Google CEO and current Alphabet executive chairman Eric Schmidt has a bone to pick with Apple Music. In an article published over the weekend, Schmidt takes what appears to be a shot at Apple over its choice to embrace human curation for its streaming service. Show More Summary
Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt may not be running the ship any more in Mountain View, but he remains one of the most opinionated tech luminaries when it comes to the future of technology On Saturday, the executive chairman of Alphabet published an opinion piece on the topic of artificial intelligence on the BBC's website. Show More Summary
By PHIL LEDERER, MD Guys: You don’t know me, but I’m a physician and loyal gmail user writing for your help improving Google Scholar. As Google’s mission is to “organize the world’s information” and you are Google’s CEO and Executive Chairman, respectively, I’ll bet you can make this happen. As you probably know, academic medicine is focused on writing grants and
Apple CEO Tim Cook and Google Chairman Eric Schmidt are among those interested in the product.
Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple, has joined forces with Eric Schmidt, the executive chairman of Google, to invest in a Silicon Valley startup which makes fancy shower heads. The New York Times reports that Nebia has designed a new kind of shower head that it says can reduce the amount of water used by up to 70%. Show More Summary
“We love Google, but we fear Google,” Vodafone CEO Vittorio Colao said during a high-profile debate that Eric Schmidt lost badly to one of the most important Google opponents in Europe. The debate took place at an exclusive Google event last August, attended mainly by Googlers. Show More Summary