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The shower head disrupters backed by Tim Cook and Eric Schmidt just launched a new water-saving nozzle on Kickstarter

The latest version can create 29% warmer temperatures and comes at a more affordable price than the original ($499 planned MSRP versus $649).
Eric Schmidt gave the Centre for Entrepreneurs lecture in London.

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt listed the ‘3 big failures’ he sees in tech startups today

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt said tech startups need to be more diverse, less product driven, and more willing to partner up early.
Google cofounder and Alphabet president Sergey Brin.

Here’s what Sergey Brin’s resume looked like back in 1996, two years before he cofounded Google

Google cofounder Sergey Brin was pursuing a Ph.D. in computer science at Stanford two years before Google was born.
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Eric Schmidt takes the blame for Google’s social networking failures: ‘I suspect we didn’t fully understand how to do it’

In an interview with economist Tyler Cowen, former Google CEO Eric Schmidt said the company's older generation of workers didn't grok social networking.
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Former CEO Eric Schmidt says Google had to revamp its whole hiring process because they were interviewing candidates 16 times

In a recent podcast interview, former Google CEO Eric Schmidt spoke openly about the company's grueling interview process in the early days of the company. Schmidt admitted that they interviewed one candidate sixteen times.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai.

The biggest clue that Google+ was long dead: Google’s top executives stopped using it up to 3 years ago

Google announced it would shut down Google+ following a Wall Street Journal report that it left users' data exposed. You need only look at how Google's top executives have stopped using Google+ to see it was an unloved child.
Alphabet executive chairman Eric Schmidt speaks at the 2017 SALT conference in Las Vegas.

Google’s ex-CEO Eric Schmidt says the internet will split in two by 2028

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt said that he believes the internet will split in two within a decade. He told an audience at a private event in San Francisco that he foresees a break between the Chinese-led internet and the non-Chinese led internet.
Eric Schmidt, Alphabet's former executive chairman.

A report on Alphabet employee political donations could light a fire under Trump’s war on Google

Employees at Google's parent company, Alphabet, have donated $15.5 million to Democratic candidates and causes since 2004 and $1.6 million to Republicans. That's the finding of a study by GovPredict, a startup backed by the prestigious Silicon Valley tech incubator Y Combinator.

Here’s why Google went to Burning Man to find its next CEO

Sergey Brin and Larry Page, the cofounders of Google, used Burning Man as a stage for interviewing the next CEO nearly two decades ago. Eric Schmidt landed the job because he proved he could cut loose at Black Rock Desert, where Burning Man is held.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai speaks with reporters at the 2018 I/O developer conference

Over 1,400 Googlers signed a letter to the top execs demanding a say on ethical issues — read the letter here

Google is once again facing a showdown with employees after more than 1,400 of them have demanded that staff has a say on ethical issues. The letter comes after reports that Google plans to build a censored search engine in compliance with Chinese law. Read the letter here.