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Google chairman Eric Schmidt regrets not making Google go social sooner

Google chairman Eric Schmidt regrets not making Google go social sooner

By 30 December 2013

Google's Eric Schmidt has revealed his predictions for 2014, and he's even admitted a major regret from years past.   The executive chairman and former CEO of Google told Bloomberg TV that the biggest mistake he's ever made - while at Google - was... >>

Don't like Google's new ads? Change your photo to Eric Schmidt's mug in protest

Don't like Google's new ads? Change your photo to Eric Schmidt's mug in protest

By 14 October 2013

When Google updated its terms of service so that it had the right to use your name and photo for advertising purposes, the internet recoiled in disgust. Well, maybe the outcry wasn't that bad, but protests have ensued, and one such strike has involved... >>

Google's Eric Schmidt: 'Android more secure than iPhone'

Google's Eric Schmidt: 'Android more secure than iPhone'

By 8 October 2013

Eric Schmidt, chairman of Google, has made the bold claim that the Android operating system is more secure than iOS, even though a recently published memo from the Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the US revealed... >>

Is this a Moto X Eric Schmidt is waving about?

Is this a Moto X Eric Schmidt is waving about?

By 12 July 2013

We've seen a fair few alleged pictures of the forthcoming Motorola Moto X Android phone floating about of late, but few that are quite as convincing as the two that have appeared on Twitter in the last few hours. Google's executive chairman Eric Schmidt... >>

Google Glass won't be available to the masses until 2014

Google Glass won't be available to the masses until 2014

By 22 April 2013

If you were hoping to grab Google Glass before Christmas, put your sights on another gift. Google boss Eric Schmidt revealed the Mountain View-based company won't ship the eyewear until 2014.  In an interview with Radio 4’s World at One over the weekend,... >>

Google boss: Parents should have online talk with kids before sex talk

Google boss: Parents should have online talk with kids before sex talk

By 21 November 2012

Google's executive chairman has spoken out about the privacy battle that is waging online every day, in which commenters could be held accountable for their ill-thought-out postings and tweets long after their initial reactions subside. He also pleaded... >>

Google's purchase of Motorola won't damage other Android devices

Google's purchase of Motorola won't damage other Android devices

By 23 May 2012

Eric Schmidt, Google’s chairman, has taken to the stage at Google’s Big Tent conference to outline the company’s plans for the recently acquired Motorola Mobility. Google finally completed the purchase of Motorola for $12.5 billion and Schmidt has... >>

Google tablet to arrive 'in the next 6 months' says Schmidt

Google tablet to arrive 'in the next 6 months' says Schmidt

By 19 December 2011

Eric Schmidt, president of Google, has confirmed to an Italian newspaper, Corriere della Sera, that the company will be "marketing a tablet of the highest quality" in the next 6 months.  Schmidt continues to say that you'll see "brutal competition between... >>

Google boss: Android is ahead of iOS

Google boss: Android is ahead of iOS

By 8 December 2011

Google chairman Eric Schmidt has come out all guns blazing (and pointing in Cupertino's direction) in defence of Android, insisting at the Le Web expo in Paris that the mobile platform is the dominant player in the market. "Android is ahead of iOS already,"... >>

Schmidt: Google TV revolution coming in 2012

Schmidt: Google TV revolution coming in 2012

By 8 December 2011

Google TV may not have been the rip-roaring success that the Big G would have hoped for but, the message from the search giant is clear - there should definitely be a "yet" added to that statement. Speaking at the Le Web conference in Paris this week,... >>