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‘Britain must improve maths skills’


May 28th, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 28 (IANS) Britain must place more value on teaching maths in schools or risk falling behind rapidly growing Asian competitors, the executive chairman of Google has said.People with ... Read more...

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Private firm plans to mine asteroids for rare metals


April 25th, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Planetary Resources Inc. will mine near-earth asteroids (NEAs) for raw materials, ranging from water to precious metals, the company said in a statement.First private deep-space ... Read more...

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Britain lagging behind in digital age: Google chief


August 27th, 2011 - 5:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 27 (IANS) Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt has warned that Britain would fall behind in the digital age unless it makes drastic changes in its education system.Schmidt said ... Read more...

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Kim delays honeymoon plans


August 19th, 2011 - 5:16 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) Reality TV star Kim Kardashian, who will marry rocker Kris Humphries Aug 20, won't be able to go for honeymoon any time soon because of her ... Read more...

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New video shows Apple CEO suffering from pain


February 22nd, 2011 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 22 (IANS) A new video of Apple's CEO Steve Jobs, reportedly affected with terminal pancreatic cancer, shows how painful it has become for him to take even a few ... Read more...

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Computers can intuit for people: Google chief


February 6th, 2011 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 6 (IANS) In 50 years, computers will be able to intuit for people, Eric Schmidt, the chief of internet search engine giant Google, predicts."There will be a ubiquitous computational ... Read more...

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Outgoing Google CEO Eric Schmidt wants to expand firm’s business in China


January 28th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Jan 28 (ANI): Google's outgoing Chief Executive, Eric Schmidt, has said that he intends to expand his web firm's business in China.Schmidt also hopes to find a Chinese partner for Google's ... Read more...

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Google’s Eric Schmid eyeballing a career in TV


January 24th, 2011 - 5:55 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan 24 (ANI): Google honcho Eric Schmid, who declared his plan to hand over control of the tech giant last week, has set his sights on a career in television.Schmid ... Read more...

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Eric Schmidt Steps Down As Google CEO


January 21st, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The tech industry is abuzz with the news of the unexpected resign of the CEO of internet search giant Google namely Eric Schmidt. The outgoing CEO ... Read more...

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Google announces management changes


January 21st, 2011 - 6:51 am ICT by BNO News
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Google Inc. on Thursday announced management changes including the designation of a new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to replace Eric.Google Co-Founder Larry Page will assume Google's ... Read more...

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Google now restricts Facebook access to Gmail contacts


November 6th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 6 (IANS) Google has restricted social networking site Facebook from grabbing information about its users' contacts in Gmail, the search engine giant's email service, a media report said.Until ... Read more...

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Google ‘defames French user by linking his name to rape in searches’


September 28th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 28 (ANI): A French computer user has accused Google of defaming him after the Internet technology giant linked his name to the word "rapist" in web searches.Court documents said the ... Read more...

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Google found guilty of defamation


September 28th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 28 (IANS) Google has been convicted of defaming a sex offender in France after the search engine giant linked his name to the word "rapist" in automatic web searches. The ... Read more...

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Sixth Annual Meeting Of Clinton Global Initiative Starts Today


September 21st, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey New York City, Sep 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Tuesday, World leaders, representatives of non-governmental organizations, philanthropists and Chief Executive officers of some of the world leading private companies will sit ... Read more...

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Google’s New TV Initiative Creates Sensation


September 9th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Sep 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Eric Schmidt the CEO of Internet search giant Google has said the Google TV will be launched and the news has created sensation in the tech ... Read more...

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Google to play live interpreter using smartphones


September 7th, 2010 - 11:19 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 7 (DPA) Internet search giant Google unveiled new technology Tuesday that slowly interprets conversations between two people who do not speak the same language. The software was demonstrated during a presentation ... Read more...

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Changing names won’t ‘erase online past’, say UK recruiters


August 19th, 2010 - 1:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 19 (ANI): Google boss Eric Schmidt might have suggested youngsters to change their name to erase an embarrassing past, but UK recruiters have said that the move might not really ... Read more...

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Change name to disown misspent youth: Google CEO


August 18th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 18 (IANS) Google chief executive officer (CEO) Eric Schmidt has suggested to the young generation to change their names when they reach adulthood to disown their misspent youth. "I don't believe ... Read more...

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What you flaunt online may haunt your job prospects


August 18th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 18 (IANS) What young people are today revealing so freely online might come to haunt their future job prospects. The chief executive of Google, Eric Schmidt, said the enormous quantity of ... Read more...

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‘Know-all’ Google may soon help people plan their lives, says CEO


August 18th, 2010 - 5:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 18 (ANI): The private lives of today's youngsters are so out in open on the internet, that in future Google would know so much about its users, that the search ... Read more...

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Google accused of betraying sanctimonious ‘net neutrality’ law


August 7th, 2010 - 3:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 7 (ANI): Google, the internet giant, has admitted that it has been in talks with the US communications provider Verizon, and even agreed on an outline plan on how internet ... Read more...

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Google, Verizon close to deal to end ‘net neutrality’


August 6th, 2010 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) Search engine giant Google and US broadband and telecom company Verizon are said to be close to making a deal that could bring an end to 'net neutrality'. The ... Read more...

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Android set to overtake iPhone


August 6th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Aug 6 (DPA) Phones running Google's Android operating system are selling at the rate of 200,000 a day, according to Google chief executive Eric Schmidt. Schmidt made the comments at the ... Read more...

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Google posts higher revenue than in 2009


July 16th, 2010 - 6:36 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, July 16 (DPA) Online search giant Google posted sharply higher revenue and profits Thursday compared to the same period last year and said it experienced strong growth in emerging businesses ... Read more...

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Google expecting China to clear its license to operate


July 9th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Sun Valley (Idaho, US), July 9 (ANI): The CEO of search engine giant Google, Eric Schmidt, has said that he expects China to renew the company's license to allow it to operate ... Read more...

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Google Ventures Into Travel Business, Buys ITA Software For $700 Million


July 2nd, 2010 - 7:51 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri San Francisco, July 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Google Inc. is all set to place it's first foot in the travel business as it plans to acquire ITA Software as declared on ... Read more...

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Google buys flight information software company ITA for $700 million in cash


July 2nd, 2010 - 3:54 am ICT by BNO News
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- ITA Software, Inc. and Google Inc. on Thursday announced that they have signed a definitive agreement for Google to acquire ITA for $700 million in cash.ITA, ... Read more...

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Google WiFi privacy row: CEO Schmidt admits screwing up in UK


June 4th, 2010 - 6:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 4 (ANI): Search engine Google "screwed up" after its Street Cars wrongly mapped every wireless network in Britain to use the information for commercial purposes, Eric Schmidt, its chief executive, ... Read more...

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Suppressing political criticism behind Facebook, Twitter, Youtube ban: Google CEO


May 22nd, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by ANI
San Francisco (US0, May 22 (ANI): Google chief executive Eric Schmidt on Friday said he suspects suppressing political criticism is a factor behind the move to block YouTube and Facebook in ... Read more...

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Google Modifies Brand Name To Topeka


April 1st, 2010 - 7:09 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Apr 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Today is April Fools' Day and Google Inc., which has always planned something interesting for every occasion has surprised people today. According to the reports of ... Read more...

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China pull-out partly for personal reasons: Google co-founder


March 25th, 2010 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
New York, March 25 (DPA) Google's pull-out from China was partly motivated by co-founder Sergey Brin's own memories of repression in the Soviet Union, Brin told the Wall Street Journal Thursday. Google announced ... Read more...

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Google may cease operations in China by April 10


March 19th, 2010 - 12:43 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar. 19 (ANI): Internet search engine Google could cease operations in China by April 10, according to a Chinese newspaper.The Times quoted an authorised Google spokesperson as saying that ... Read more...

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Google says that it is in talks with the China about the censorship issues


March 15th, 2010 - 11:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beijing, Mar 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Google revealed on Monday that it was still in talks with the government of China, over the censorship issues. Even though Google said that the talks ... Read more...

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Google denies ‘exit China’ rumor


March 12th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar. 12 (ANI): Search engine Google on Thursday denied it was planning to shut down its business in China by the end of the month.Google's spokeswoman Marsha Wang told China Daily ... Read more...

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Google says it is prepared to leave China if censoring continues


March 11th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar.11 (ANI): Search engine Google has said that it is not prepared for further censorship at the hand of the Chinese Government, and is ready to leave the country if pushed ... Read more...

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