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Project Glass makes a TV appearance on Charlie Rose, flashes its rear for the cameras

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Google fellow, founder of Project X and self-driving car pioneer Sebastian Thrun became the latest to publicly rock a Project Glass prototype (after company co-founder Sergey Brin) on a recent episode of Charlie Rose, and managed to show off a whole new side of the project in the process....
Project Glass makes a TV appearance on Charlie Rose, flashes its rear for the cameras
Google still having to prove it’s ready for mobile

Sergey Brin: I Didn't Actually Conflate Government Censorship With Apple and Facebook

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Google co-founder Sergey Brin wrote on his Google+ account today to clarify his recent comments about threats to the open Internet by “very powerful forces,” including censoring governments, Apple and Facebook. The takeaway from the write-up of an interview Brin did with the Guardian was that Brin was conveniently lumping...
Sergey Brin: I Didn't Actually Conflate Government Censorship With Apple and Facebook

Brin: we would not have been able to develop Google if the Internet had been dominated by Facebook

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Google would not have been able to develop its search engine if the Internet had been dominated by Facebook, the company’s founder Sergey Brin said in an exclusive interview with The Guardian. While several of his negative comments focused on the social networking company in the wake of its recent...
Brin: we would not have been able to develop Google if the Internet had been dominated by Facebook

DARPA's Regina Dugan Will Join Google

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Regina Dugan, director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, is leaving to take a role Google. We’d been working on this story independently and have confirmed it with Google, and Wired has it up as well. Dugan purveyed over all sorts of fantastical creations at DARPA, including testing hypersonic...
DARPA's Regina Dugan Will Join Google

23andMe Mixes Up Customer DNA Data

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23andMe does relatively cheap analysis of your genetic information. Google had invested in the company before, and its co-founder Anne Wojcicki is married to Google co-founder Sergey Brin, who previously mentioned the company in his blog (“As a customer of 23andMe, I have always been excited about the product....
23andMe Mixes Up Customer DNA Data

Google co-founder Sergey Brin takes to Google+ to call for an end to party politics on election eve

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On the eve of the US presidential election, Google co-founder Sergey Brin has taken quite the political stand on his Google+ account by pleading for the winner to withdraw from his respective political party and govern as an independent. In the post, which went up shortly after midnight Pacific time...
Google co-founder Sergey Brin takes to Google+ to call for an end to party politics on election eve

Google Play Is Central to Google's Android Mobile Strategy

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Google has been stepping up its game around content discovery and distribution for some time. The Android Market is gone, replaced with Google Play. The latest round of announcements from Google I/O developers' conference make it clear that the search giant's content store is central to its plan for mobile...
Google Play Is Central to Google's Android Mobile Strategy

Wolfram Research nearly had a deal to use its tech in Google search, "but it blew up"'

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Stephen Wolfram, the CEO of Wolfram Research, took to the stage at The Next Web Conference Europe 2013 today to discuss the ‘Computational Future’. Afterwards, he met up with TNW’s Paul Sawers to discuss automated medical diagnosis, the incredible potential of natural language processing and more. At the end of the...
Wolfram Research nearly had a deal to use its tech in Google search, "but it blew up"'
Before Google, Sergey Brin tried (and failed) to let us order pizza by fax

Google reportedly hires Apple exec for top secret project

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Google has hired Apple’s former senior director of product integrity for a new secret project, according to a report from VentureBeat. The man in question is Simon Prakash, who worked at Apple for more than eight years. Prakash was responsible for the quality control at Apple, a company that...
Google reportedly hires Apple exec for top secret project

With $3M Breakthrough Prize in life sciences, tech titans want to turn scientists into superheroes

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If you’re like most Americans, you’re probably familiar with the actors up for an Oscar this weekend, the athletes who competed in the Super Bowl or even (sadly) the latest stars of reality television.  But what about the scientists behind the flu shot keeping you healthy this winter? Or the...
With $3M Breakthrough Prize in life sciences, tech titans want to turn scientists into superheroes

Google Founder Sergey Brin Is The Landlord For These Ex-Military Techies Working To Save Soldiers' Lives (GOOG)

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Google cofounder Sergey Brin has been buying up property in Los Altos, Calif., a small Silicon Valley town near where he lives. He's charging below-market rent with the goal of trying to keep the right mix of businesses downtown, like toy stores for kids. But Brin is up to more...
Google Founder Sergey Brin Is The Landlord For These Ex-Military Techies Working To Save Soldiers' Lives (GOOG)

'The Internship' Movie Is A Two-Hour Commercial For Google [REVIEW] (GOOG)

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On June 7, a comedy about two 40-somethings becoming interns at Google hits theaters.  Liz Gannes of AllThingsD recently got a chance to attend a screening of the movie, "The Internship." Her take: "It's a two-hour commercial for Google." "The Internship" is positive toward Google, but still feels authentic, Gannes...
'The Internship' Movie Is A Two-Hour Commercial For Google [REVIEW] (GOOG)

USPTO grants Project Glass trackpad patent for Google Glasses [Video]

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The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office just granted Project Glass patent that protects the trackpad feature on Google Glasses. Google’s co-founder Sergey Brin appeared with his wife, Anne Wojcicki, on California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom’s Current TV show last month to briefly let the politician demo a pair of Google Glasses. During “The...
USPTO grants Project Glass trackpad patent for Google Glasses [Video]

Google latest FCC filing reveals details about its Google Glass project

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Through a recent filing Google made with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), some interesting details about its Google Glass project. Engadget reports that the wearable device that first debuted at last year’s Google I/O conference is carrying a Broadcom 2.4GHz 802.11 b/g WiFi radio paired with a Bluetooth 4.0 +...
Google latest FCC filing reveals details about its Google Glass project

Google Co-founder Spotted Wearing Google Glasses Prototype

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Google co-founder Sergey Brin was spotted wearing a prototype of Google Project Glass eyewear, prompting some to believe it may not be long before the augmented reality spectacles become commercially available....
Google Co-founder Spotted Wearing Google Glasses Prototype

Google profits climb, company announces stock split

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Google’s profits rose sharply in the first quarter, to $2.89 billion, with CEO Larry Page saying the company is “tremendous momentum from the big bets we’ve made in products like Android, Chrome and YouTube.” The search giant also announced an unusual plan to implement what amounts to a stock split,...
Google profits climb, company announces stock split

Google Co-Founder Blasts Entertainment Industry On Piracy

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Instead of the entertainment industry beating up the little guys on the issue of piracy, in 2011 and early 2012 they went for the nuclear legislative option. The ensuing battle for the free flow of information online polarized the Internet. SOPA and PIPA became the acronyms on everyone’s lips and...
Google Co-Founder Blasts Entertainment Industry On Piracy
Sergey Brin Dons Google Glass, Dresses Like An International Jewel Thief For NYC Subway Ride
Here's A Photo Of Sergey Brin Teaching Bloggers How To Use Google Glass (GOOG)

How Much Doesn Wall Street Hate Google's Stock Split Plan?

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How much does the Wall Street establishment dislike Google’s proposed share split plan announced Thursday alongside its first quarter earnings report? Apparently a lot. The plan essentially calls for Google stock to split two for one, and all shareholders will receive a share in a new class of stock that...
How Much Doesn Wall Street Hate Google's Stock Split Plan?

Google co-founder Sergey Brin spotted wearing Project Glass prototype IRL

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Wondering what it might be like to sport Google's Project Glass augmented reality HUD in your daily life? It would appear company co-founder Sergey Brin already knows, as he was spotted by tech pundits Robert Scoble and Thomas Hawk rocking a prototype at a Dining in the Dark charity...
Google co-founder Sergey Brin spotted wearing Project Glass prototype IRL

Google Buzz Exemplifies Privacy Problems, FTC Commissioner Says

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Citing the recent launch of Google’s social-networking service, Google Buzz, outgoing Federal Trade Commissioner Pamela Jones Harbour said technology companies are setting a dangerous precedent of publicly exposing consumer data, particularly during the rollout of new products. Reuters Google co-founder Sergey Brin and the Google Buzz logo “Protecting consumer privacy...
Google Buzz Exemplifies Privacy Problems, FTC Commissioner Says
Google Glass Has 3 Big Challenges To Beat (GOOG)

How Can Google's Project Glass Avoid Being an Even Greater Tech Distraction to Human Interaction?

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Google co-founder Sergey Brin’s favorite moment using the futuristic Project Glass prototype was taking a hands-free picture of his son in a moment of joy when he threw him in the air. Glass project manager Steve Lee said he loves that he can see text messages from friends who are...
How Can Google's Project Glass Avoid Being an Even Greater Tech Distraction to Human Interaction?

SERGEY BRIN: In A Facebook Dominated Internet, Google Would Have Never Be Possible

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The principles of openness and universal access that underpinned the creation of the internet three decades ago are under greater threat than ever, according to Google co-founder Sergey Brin. In an interview with the Guardian, Brin warned there were "very powerful forces that have lined up against the open internet on all...
SERGEY BRIN: In A Facebook Dominated Internet, Google Would Have Never Be Possible

Google Bangs on the Openness Drum Again

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Every so often, a Google executive whips out what the company thinks is its trump card: Openness. Some examples: Android open sourcing in 2011, Facebook contact importing in 2010, a grand manifesto on “The Meaning of Open” in 2009. The latest is Google co-founder Sergey Brin, who told the Guardian...
Google Bangs on the Openness Drum Again

Hype and Hope: Test Driving Google's New Glasses

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Google’s glasses are escaping from the laboratory. But they aren’t ready for the real world yet. I had the opportunity to test-drive the eyewear on Monday with Google Inc. co-founder Sergey Brin at the company’s New York office. The glasses are one of the projects Mr. Brin is overseeing as...
Hype and Hope: Test Driving Google's New Glasses

Google Tweaks Buzz After Overblown Privacy Backlash

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Google is quickly making changes to its new social networking service Buzz — built on the back of its popular Gmail service — as a complaint to federal regulators follows a populist privacy backlash over the past week. Google admitted to rare gaff in its rollout of Buzz last...
Google Tweaks Buzz After Overblown Privacy Backlash
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