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2014-08-19 08:36:42

NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The year 2014 marks an important milestone for EventBank, a fast-growing technology start-up founded in November 2012 by CEO Eric Schmidt, a veteran tech entrepreneur. Recently, EventBank has made waves by pioneering the field of event SaaS, carving out a new segment of the vibrant $17 billion SaaS industry, which is enjoying growth of more than 20% per annum. Through cutting-edge cloud-based technology, EventBank is revolutionizing the event...

2014-06-23 08:34:52

HALIFAX, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Oris4 will participate in salesforce.com's Force1 World Tour event in Toronto on June 25(th) and unveil a new integration developed for a major telecom designed to help improve user adoption of salesforce.com's social enterprise application, Chatter, while improving the company's ability to quickly find files across multiple software applications like SharePoint, email and network drives via salesforce.com. According to Google's Eric Schmidt,...

2014-05-12 08:38:27

SANTA MONICA, Calif., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog today filed a formal complaint asking the New York Joint Commission On Public Ethics to remove Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt from the state's Smart Schools Commission because of conflicts of interest that violate the state's Public Officials Law. "Schmidt's Commission participation raises the appearance of impropriety, compromises the integrity of the Commission, and provides Schmidt and Google...

2014-05-12 08:25:04

SAN FRANCISCO, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute announced today that the Schmidt Family Foundation will match dollar-for-dollar donations to the Institute for up to $125,000 if received by June 13. This new donor-match initiative aims to ignite innovation in product development toward a safer and healthier world. "Since we established our foundation in 2006, we have worked to advance the wiser use of energy and natural resources. As part...

2014-04-30 16:37:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Google said it will stop reading the Gmail accounts of 30 million students who use Google Apps For Education, spinning the announcement as "protecting students," when in fact the change came only after questions were raised about the legality of the practice, Consumer Watchdog said today. The flip flop makes clear Google's ingrained culture of doing whatever it wants without asking permission and only backing down when...

2014-01-09 16:27:37

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Google has cleaned up its social network shutting down some accounts of apparent online predators and eliminating explicit sexual content in apparent response to a complaint from Consumer Watchdog, but the Internet giant's Google+ still has a privacy design flaw that must be fixed, the public interest group said today. In a letter to CEO Larry Page and Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, Consumer Watchdog's Privacy Director...

Google CEO Schmidt Admits Social Media Mistake
2013-12-31 14:34:00

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Like many people, Google CEO Eric Schmidt took time at the end of the calendar year to self-reflect, and in an interview with Bloomberg TV the internet billionaire said he regretted how his company failed to seize on the social media phenomenon, ceding much of that ground to Facebook. “The biggest mistake that I made was not anticipating the rise of the social networking phenomenon — not a mistake we’re going to make again,”...

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...

Eric Schmidt
2013-11-26 06:34:02

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Google Chairman Eric Schmidt took to Google+ on Monday to teach iPhone and iOS users how to make the switch to an Android phone, saying the Google operating system is much better and has hardware packages that far outpace Apple’s products. “Like the people who moved from PCs to Macs and never switched back, you will switch from iPhone to Android and never switch back as everything will be in the cloud, backed up, and there are...


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