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#Eric Schmidt

# eric-schmidt - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Some of the biggest names in tech are investing in a $400 shower head
# Go With The Flow
# Go With The Flow

Some of the biggest names in tech are investing in a $400 shower head

Aug 11th 2015, 1:13 PM 26,018 Views 21 Comments

It’s just the thing for *ahem* rising water charges.

# eric-schmidt - Friday 22 November, 2013

Global censorship could end in a decade says Google boss
# Freedom Of Speech
# Freedom Of Speech

Global censorship could end in a decade says Google boss

Nov 22nd 2013, 2:16 PM 5,952 Views 9 Comments

Eric Schmidt believes that better encryption methods will help prevent governments from restricting freedom of expression.

# eric-schmidt - Monday 17 June, 2013

Google boss defends Ireland's corporate tax rate
# Eric Schmidt
# Eric Schmidt

Google boss defends Ireland's corporate tax rate

Jun 17th 2013, 10:39 AM 8,635 Views 16 Comments

Eric Schmidt said governments see their own tax breaks as incentives while calling other countries “tax havens”.

# eric-schmidt - Friday 3 May, 2013

YouTube has won its battle with TV... according to YouTube
# All Over
# All Over

YouTube has won its battle with TV... according to YouTube

May 3rd 2013, 7:15 AM 9,031 Views 9 Comments

No doubt aided by cat videos, YouTube is displacing television watching according to its parent company.

# eric-schmidt - Thursday 2 May, 2013

North Korea gives US citizen 15 years' hard labour for 'hostile acts'
# North Korea
# North Korea

North Korea gives US citizen 15 years' hard labour for 'hostile acts'

May 2nd 2013, 8:30 AM 10,623 Views 128 Comments

Pae Jun-Ho, also known as Kenneth Bae, has been sentenced to 15 years of prison labour for “hostile acts” against the communist regime.

# eric-schmidt - Friday 1 February, 2013

Google and French news websites reach agreement over the news
# The News
# The News

Google and French news websites reach agreement over the news

Feb 1st 2013, 8:04 PM 5,058 Views 6 Comments

Google will set up a €60 million fund to help French newspapers develop online projects – but won’t stop indexing content from French news sites.

# eric-schmidt - Monday 21 January, 2013

North Korea loosens mobile phone restrictions for visitors
# Security
# Security

North Korea loosens mobile phone restrictions for visitors

Jan 21st 2013, 2:15 PM 6,492 Views 13 Comments

Security regulations which prohibit mobile phone calls between foreigners and locals remain in force, however.

# eric-schmidt - Monday 7 January, 2013

Google boss Eric Schmidt arrives in North Korea
# DPRK
# DPRK

Google boss Eric Schmidt arrives in North Korea

Jan 7th 2013, 7:19 PM 8,992 Views 7 Comments

The Google chairman and the former governor of New Mexico say they are on a private humanitarian mission which is not connected to the US government.

# eric-schmidt - Thursday 26 May, 2011

# eric-schmidt - Tuesday 25 January, 2011

Google Talk? Former chief executive Schmidt considers TV
# GChat
From The Daily Edge
# GChat

Google Talk? Former chief executive Schmidt considers TV

Jan 25th 2011, 2:32 PM 246 Views 0 Comments

Eric Schmidt – who only stepped down as Google’s CEO five days ago – is eyeing up a CNN talk show, say reports.

# eric-schmidt - Thursday 20 January, 2011

Google news: Eric Schmidt out, Larry Page in
# Google
# Google

Google news: Eric Schmidt out, Larry Page in

Jan 20th 2011, 9:29 PM 600 Views 0 Comments

Schmidt is stepping down as CEO of Google, and company has announced Larry Page will take over the position.

# eric-schmidt - Wednesday 10 November, 2010

Google’s 1,700 Dublin employees get 10% raise and cash bonuses
# Season Of Goodwill
# Season Of Goodwill

Google’s 1,700 Dublin employees get 10% raise and cash bonuses

Nov 10th 2010, 2:38 PM 4,132 Views 0 Comments

Google CEO Eric Schmidt tells all 23,000 global employees they’re getting a raise – and $1,000 in holiday bonuses.

# eric-schmidt - Wednesday 8 September, 2010

Google TV to hit virtual airwaves later this Autumn
# Google
# Google

Google TV to hit virtual airwaves later this Autumn

Sep 8th 2010, 12:11 PM 151 Views 0 Comments

The search company will start a new service integrating content from the web with traditional broadcasts.

# eric-schmidt - Thursday 5 August, 2010

Google Waves goodbye to ill-fated social project
# Wave Washed Away
# Wave Washed Away

Google Waves goodbye to ill-fated social project

Aug 5th 2010, 10:18 AM 225 Views 0 Comments

That hour-long explanation video proves to be too much.