Larry Page

  • 5 things to know about Google's mystery barge 09-03-2014 11:15 AM

    San Francisco: A Google barge built with recycled shipping containers proved its seaworthiness as it cruised from the San Francisco Bay to Stockton. But many other details about the odd-looking vessel remain a mystery. Here are five things that we do know so far: Google is an unconventional company that...
  • Top 10: The world's richest tech billionaires in 2014 04-03-2014 12:06 PM

    Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has regained the title of the world's richest man in the Forbes magazine's annual billionaire list that includes 56 India-based billionaires. Apart from the richest people on the planet, the list also details the world's richest billionaires in the world of tech. Google's Larry Page has...
  • Interesting facts about Google you probably didn't know 26-12-2013 09:41 AM

    It is said that the biggest leap in search usage came when Google introduced its much-improved spell checker, giving birth to the "Did you mean" feature. This instantly doubled Google's traffic. There are many other interesting facts about Google you probably didn't know. ...
  • A googling confusion: When exactly is Google's real birthday? 27-09-2013 08:36 AM

    New Delhi: With an interactive game of a doodle to celebrate its '15th birthday', Google will keep many of us occupied with beating the best scores. When you have collected enough toffees in your game of pinata, pause and think if September 27 is indeed the day Google was born....
  • Google celebrates its 15th birthday with a playable pinata game doodle 26-09-2013 07:11 PM

    New Delhi: It has been 15 years since 1998 when two Stanford university students, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, got together to form a company that would change the face of the Internet, for ever. Interestingly, the selection of September 27 as Google's birthday seems to be a one of...
  • Google CEO Larry Page discloses 'rare' vocal cord problem 15-05-2013 07:17 AM

    San Francisco: Google CEO Larry Page has disclosed a problem with his vocal cords that makes it difficult for him to speak and breathe occasionally, but he says he remains fit enough to keep running the Internet's most influential company. The explanation that Page posted Tuesday on his Google Plus...
  • Google CEO Larry Page paid $1 salary, 4 other executives get $124 mn 25-04-2013 04:34 PM

    San Francisco: Google CEO Larry Page and his longtime partner Sergey Brin limited their salaries to $1 apiece last year, while four other top executives received combined compensation packages totaling more than $124 million. The breakdown disclosed in a regulatory filing Wednesday consisted mostly of stock awards that could ultimately...
  • Google CEO's inner circle: Meet the L Team 17-12-2011 03:04 PM

    San Francisco: The most powerful group at Google Inc used to be known simply as "The OC," short for operating committee. Now, it goes by a more telling name: "L Team," short for Larry's Team. The change is more than a mere rebranding after Google co-founder Larry Page became chief...
  • Google turns 13, doodles a celebration photo 27-09-2011 07:56 AM

    New Delhi: It's been 13 years since 1998 when two Stanford university students, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, got together to form a company that would change the face of the Internet, for ever. As Google enters its teenage years the company is well entrenched as the leader in the...
  • Google to 'wind down' Google Labs 21-07-2011 07:24 AM

    San Francisco: Google Inc will shut down a website that offered public access to experimental products, the latest step by the company to refocus resources under Chief Executive Larry Page. Google said it will "wind down" Google Labs, ending many of the projects offered on the site, in a move...
  • Larry Page presages a bolder era at Google 05-04-2011 12:23 PM

    San Francisco: Google Inc's Larry Page is back in charge of the company he founded a decade ago and, while some investors are uneasy about his credentials, they hope he will breathe new life into the Internet search giant. Page takes over on Monday after a decade of "adult supervision"...
  • Google hiring: to add over 6000 employees 26-01-2011 12:23 PM

    Boston: Google Inc is all set to go on a hiring spree this year with the company planning to add more than 6000 people around the globe in one of the "biggest" workforce expansions in company history. In a blog post on Wednesday, Senior Vice President of Engineering and Research...
  • Schmidt no longer Google CEO, Page takes over 21-01-2011 07:49 AM

    San Francisco: Google Inc co-founder Larry Page will take over as CEO from Eric Schmidt, a surprise that signaled Silicon Valley's most powerful Internet company was taking the offensive against fast-moving rivals like Facebook. Schmidt will step aside on April 4 and make way for Page - who created the...
  • Making sense of Google's seemingly whacky concepts 13-10-2010 11:40 AM

    San Francisco: In its self-proclaimed drive to make the world a better place, Google has immersed itself in far more than Internet search and online ads. But driverless cars and a wind energy farm in the Atlantic Ocean? It may not always be immediately apparent to frustrated investors - they...