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Apple, Other Tech Giants Offer Big Bucks To Settle Wage-Fixing Lawsuit
2014-04-25 12:06:19

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Even as unemployment remains high nationwide, in some part of the country good help is increasingly hard to find. This is especially true in the tech sector where companies recruit students out of college and start-ups are often bought just for the talent pool. However, some of the biggest names in technology apparently had a sort of secret agreement not to poach on each other’s employees. On Thursday, Apple, Google, Intel and Adobe...

Zuckerberg Announces New Breakthrough Prize In Mathematics
2013-12-13 14:52:41

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Billionaires Mark Zuckerberg and Yuri Milner have created a new Breakthrough Prize in Mathematics worth $3 million. The Facebook founder and the big Internet investor helped create the Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences Foundation earlier this year, which is being labeled as the Oscars of science. Each category winner for a Breakthrough Prize earns themselves bragging rights and $2 million more than the Nobel Prize’s $1 million....

Google Execs Received Fuel Discount Meant For NASA Flights
2013-12-12 13:29:15

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Google executives saved millions of dollars due to an improper fuel discount on private aircraft they have had sitting in a leased NASA hanger. NASA said its Ames Research Center began leasing about 70,000 square feet of space in an aircraft hangar on its property to H211 -- a private company that manages aircraft owned or leased by Google executives Larry Page, Sergey Brin and Eric Schmidt. When property goes unused at NASA...

2013-12-04 23:03:10

America’s First Woman in Space to Be One of First Two Women to Receive Honor; Fellow 2013 Honorees Include Google Founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin, and Nobel Prize-Winning Economist Kenneth Arrow San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 04, 2013 Today, the Stanford School of Engineering named Sally Ride as one of six people selected as this year’s Stanford Engineering Heroes, an honor recognizing Stanford scientists who have advanced the course of human, social and economic progress through...

Google Spinoff Seeks To Extend Human Lifespan
2013-09-19 08:21:31

[ Watch the Video: Google Has Its Sights Set On Your Lifespan ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Google has launched an independent healthcare company to develop new technologies that fight age-related illnesses and extend the human lifespan. The new venture, dubbed Calico, will be run by former Genentech chief executive Arthur Levinson, who will also be an investor. “Illness and aging affect all our families... from the decreased mobility and mental...

Google Research And Development Arm Acquires Wind Generator Firm
2013-05-23 10:42:41

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Google is looking to take flight. On Thursday the search giant, through its secretive Google X division — which is responsible for research and development — acquired Makani Power. Google had previously invested $15 million in the company that develops autonomous airborne wind turbines. The acquisition comes a week after Makani Power carried out its first fully autonomous flights of robot kites bearing power generating...


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Larry Page
2013-09-17 12:57:55

Lawrence "Larry" Page, born March 26, 1973 is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who is the co-founder of Google, alongside Sergey Brin. As of 2013, Page's personal wealth is estimated to be $23 billion (US), ranking him #20 on the Forbes 400 list of the 400 richest Americans. Page is the inventor of PageRank, the foundation of Google's search ranking algorithm, and he and Brin own approximately 16 percent of Google's stock. Page was born in East Lansing, Michigan....

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