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Eric Schmidt Has A $106 Million Payday

AP | Posted 04.07.2014 | Technology

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt is getting paid a lot more than he did when he was running the Internet company. ...

Google Exec Says NSA Spying Is 'Outrageous' If True

Reuters | Posted 11.04.2013 | Technology

Google Inc Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt said widespread U.S. government spying on its data centers would be outrageous and potentially illegal if t...

Google Chairman Eric Schmidt Defends Tax Dodge: 'It's Called Capitalism'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 12.13.2012 | Business

Google's chairman says he is "proud" of the way his company avoids paying taxes. "It's called capitalism," Eric Schmidt told Bloomberg in a Wednesd...

Google Exec: 'World Wide Web Has Yet To Live Up To Its Name'

AP | BLAKE SOBCZAK | Posted 08.19.2012 | Technology

JERUSALEM — Google's executive chairman Eric Schmidt on Tuesday warned that vast numbers of the world's population are missing out on the advant...

Google's Schmidt To College Graduates: 'Take Your Eyes Off That Screen'

Reuters | Posted 07.20.2012 | Technology

By Ross Kerber May 20 (Reuters) - Google Inc Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt challenged college graduates on Sunday to take the radic...

Ex-Google CEO To Sell Off Shares

AP | Posted 02.18.2012 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO -- Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt plans to sell up to 2.4 million shares of stock currently worth nearly $1.5 billion. Schmidt, now Goo...

Google's Eric Schmidt Sees More Partners For Google TV

Reuters | Posted 10.28.2011 | Technology

Google is "absolutely committed" to its fledgling television business and expects many more partners to join it soon, Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt ...

The Future According To Eric Schmidt

Adweek | Posted 08.23.2011 | Home

On stage Wednesday at Cannes Lions, Eric Schmidt seemed like the kind of man--perhaps the only man, other than Steve Jobs--who could effortlessly conv...

Google's Eric Schmidt: Smartphones Should 'Remember Everything'

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 07.15.2011 | Technology

Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt sat down on Sunday with CNN's Fareed Zakaria for a segment on "Fareed Zakaria GPS" to talk innovation, Android ...

Google's Eric Schmidt Took Home A Paltry Paycheck In 2010

AP | By MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 06.21.2011 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO -- Billionaire Eric Schmidt feels more comfortable taking a million dollar paycheck as Google Inc.'s former CEO than he did when he was ...

NASA Base Has Become Google Executives' Private Landing Strip

Jamie Court | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jamie Court

Consumer Watchdog's report details how Google has benefited from its close ties to the Obama administration, including how NASA's Moffett Airfield has been turned into a taxpayer-subsidized private strip for Google executives.

Bianca Bosker

Google's CEO Shakeup: Why Pick Page?

HuffingtonPost.com | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google's bombshell announcement that Google co-founder Larry Page will replace CEO Eric Schmidt, who has helmed the company for a decade, shocked empl...

Twitter Users React To Google's CEO Shakeup

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

On Thursday, Eric Schmidt announced that he will step down as Google CEO, a position he has held since 2001. Schmidt wrote that he will remain at Go...