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2012-07-13 12:31:04

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Google´s CEO Larry Page has been notably absent at the ℠plex in recent weeks, and even missed this year´s developer conference in San Francisco, Google I/O. Page has been recovering from an “unspecified ailment,” according to Reuters, though he was able to make it back to the office on Monday. Page´s ailment had caused him to lose his voice, missing this year´s annual shareholders meeting. Though...

Google Closes Motorola Mobility Deal
2012-05-22 14:23:19

Michael Harper for RedOrbit.com With the transfer of $12.5 million dollars towards the acquisition of a struggling company, Google has become one step closer to being a direct Apple competitor as it becomes more than a software company. Google can now sell hardware as well. “I´m excited to announce today that our Motorola Mobility deal has closed,” said Larry Page, announcing the acquisition on Google´s official blog. “And as a company who made a big,...

Google CEO Issues 2012 Update
2012-04-06 12:15:01

Google CEO Larry Page made a rare public statement this week on the company´s website for investors. In a post that appeared to be channeling the late Steve Jobs, Page made an emotional appeal on behalf of the billion-dollar search giant. "We have always wanted Google to be a company that is deserving of great love," Page wrote. "But we recognize this is an ambitious goal because most large companies are not well-loved, or even seemingly set up with that in mind." The statement...

2011-06-29 12:30:00

Internet search giant Google is launching a new campaign aimed at taking on Facebook directly. Google+, the company's most aggressive assault on the social networking empire, was unveiled on Tuesday with little fanfare. Google has dealt with a number of flops and failed attempts to carve out a corner of the social networking market and is hoping its new venture will be a turnaround success. It marks the company's biggest jump into social networking since co-founder Larry Page took over as...

2011-06-24 08:55:00

The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is preparing to open a formal antitrust investigation into whether Internet search giant Google has abused its dominance on the Web, The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reported Thursday. The FTC is slated to open the formal inquiry within the next several days. WSJ, citing a source familiar with the matter, said the five-member commission will send Google civil subpoenas and other companies were likely to receive requests for information about their dealings...

2011-06-22 13:34:00

WASHINGTON, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The refusal of Google's top executives, CEO Larry Page and Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt to testify at a hearing by the Senate's antitrust subcommittee demonstrates a contempt for Congress and the full Senate Judiciary Committee should subpoena the two executives, Consumer Watchdog said today. Consumer Watchdog has been calling for Google CEO's sworn testimony before Congress for over a year and has distributed two popular online...

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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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