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There May Soon Be Three Internets. America's Won't Necessarily Be the Best. - New York Times

In September, Eric Schmidt, the former Google chief executive and Alphabet chairman, said that in the next 10 to 15 years, the internet would most likely be split in two — one internet led by China and one internet led by the United States. Mr ...

Roadie app is turning average drivers into makeshift delivery people, and they get paid - CNBC

The Atlanta-based company launched in 2015, currently has more than 90,000 drivers on the platform, and is backed by investors like Google Chairman Eric Schmidt's TomorrowVentures, the UPS Strategic Enterprise Fund and even rapper Ludacris, to name ...

Form 3 Allogene Therapeutics, For: Oct 10 Filed by: SCHMIDT ERIC THOMAS - StreetInsider.com

POWER OF ATTORNEY Know all by these presents, that the undersigned hereby constitutes and appoints each of Eric Schmidt, Jack Chen, David Tanen and Veer Bhavnagri of Allogene Therapeutics, Inc. (the "Company"), signing individually, the ...

Azealia Banks Thinks Tesla (TSLA) Should Tap Former Alphabet Chairman Eric Schmidt to Lead the Board - Business ... - StreetInsider.com

Banks suggested former Alphabet Chairman Eric Schmidt, or another executive who has worked at Google, would make a good fit for the just-opened Chairman spot at Tesla. She said it would be a good match because they're "smart as hell" but won't take ...

Former Google Chief Predicts US-China Internet Schism by 2028 - Edgy Labs (blog)

In 2001, Eric Schmidt was named CEO of the then start-up that would grow into the global Internet behemoth that is Google. After seventeen years acting as a moderator between the two balanced forces that are the co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin, ...

Former Google CEO lauds role of universities in Canada's innovation ecosystem - News@UofT

At this year's three-day Elevate technology “festival” in Toronto, Eric Schmidt, a Google board member and former CEO, lauded the way Canada's post-secondary sector is being used to power the country's innovation engine and said Canada should be home ...

'Canada wins': Google's Schmidt defends growing US tech presence north of the border - Yahoo News

Eric Schmidt, the former executive chairman of Alphabet Inc., says there will be room for Canada on the top tier of global technology firms. He insists American giants, like Google (GOOG), are not attempting to smother Canadian-owned innovation by ...

Quayside project will benefit Canadian companies, says former Alphabet chair Eric Schmidt - The Globe and Mail

Eric Schmidt, the former executive chairman of Alphabet Inc. who championed Sidewalk Labs' smart-city bid for a lucrative slice of Toronto's waterfront, brushed aside concerns the project will leave Canadian companies at a disadvantage during an ...

Apple, Google, Al Gore and Canadian socks – day one of Elevate - IT World Canada

In its second year Toronto's Elevate Tech Fest had a long list of speakers and companies but none were more impressive than Alphabet's Eric Schmidt and former U.S. vice president Al Gore who closed off today's presentations in their matching red and ...

Cuba's new leader meets with American business executives and politicians in NYC - Miami Herald

The gathering was organized by Eric Schmidt, former executive director of Alphabet, Google's parent company, and currently technical adviser to the company, as well as Brett Perlmutter, who is in charge of Google projects in Cuba. Schmidt met with the ...

Eric Schmidt thinks the internet will eventually divide into two versions - Techaeris

If you're not familiar with Eric Schmidt, he's the former CEO of Google. Schmidt played a pivotal role in shaping Google into what it is today. He left the position of CEO once founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page were comfortable enough to take the ...

Google's Eric Schmidt accidentally discovers labor unions - Fast Company

Yesterday, extremely rich technology executive Eric Schmidt tweeted that he wanted to figure out ways to increase the wages of lower-income and middle-class people. In his own words, he said he wanted to discover a “unicorn for the middle class.” ...

Why Would Google's Ex-CEO Predict a Separate Chinese Internet? - New York Magazine

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt foresees two internets in the near future: one used by most of the world, and an entirely separate one used by China. Per Schmidt: “I think the most likely scenario now is not a splintering, but rather a bifurcation into ...

Briefing: Eric Schmidt says China could split the internet - TechNode

What happened: Eric Schmidt, former chairperson of Google's parent company Alphabet, predicts that the internet will be split in half, with one side being led by China and the other by the US. Speaking at a private event in San Fransisco, he said that ...

Google's Former CEO Asked For Ways To Raise Low-Income Workers' Wages. Twitter Had Answers. - BuzzFeed News

Eric Schmidt, Google technical advisor and former chairman and CEO, wants to figure out how low-income workers can make more money. Through his “venture philanthropy” firm, Schmidt Futures, and an organization called Jobs for the Future (JFF), Schmidt ...

China splits the internet while the US dithers - TechCrunch

There are few stories as important right now as the internet being ripped asunder by the increasing animosity between the U.S. and China. Eric Schmidt, the former chairman of Alphabet, said last week at a private event in San Francisco that “I think ...

Eric Schmidt Warns the Internet Will Split Apart in 2028 - The Mac Observer

Former Google chief Eric Scmidt predicts that by 2028 the internet will split into two separate webs: A Chinese version and an American version. If you think of China as like 'Oh yeah, they're good with the Internet,' you're missing the point ...

Ex-Google CEO: An internet with Chinese rules is coming your way - ZDNet

Former Google CEO and Alphabet executive chairman Eric Schmidt reckons China's multi-trillion dollar infrastructure projects could very well cause the internet to split. Asked whether the world would see further balkanization of the internet in the ...

As the controversies pile up, Google misses the skillset of this former exec more than ever - Business Insider

Instead, the company's managers dispatched Eric Schmidt to Capitol Hill. Lawmakers grilled Schmidt, Google's then executive chairman, about whether the company was using its search engine to promote its own products over rivals. Schmidt strode into the ...

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt Predicts Internet Split: American vs. Chinese - Breitbart News

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt has predicted that the Internet will split into two over the next ten years, resulting in an American Internet and a Chinese Internet. “I think the most likely scenario now is not a splintering, but rather a bifurcation ...

Eric Emerson Schmidt is an American software engineer, a businessperson, and the Executive Chairman of Alphabet, Inc.

Eric Schmidt at the 37th G8 Summit in Deauville 037.jpg
Schmidt at the 2011 G8 Summit
Born Eric Emerson Schmidt
(1955-04-27) April 27, 1955 (age 61)
Falls Church, Virginia, United States
Residence Atherton, California, U.S.
Alma mater Princeton University
University of California, Berkeley
Occupation Executive Chairman
Years active 1982–present
Employer Alphabet Inc.
Salary US$1.25 million (2015, base salary), US$108 million aggregate (including bonuses, stock options)
Net worth Decrease US$10.1 billion (June 2016)
Title Executive Chairman of Alphabet Inc.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Wendy Boyle (m. 1980)
Children 2 daughters (Sophie and Alison)
Parent(s) Eleanor and Wilson Schmidt
Website Google.com — Eric Schmidt

Eric Emerson Schmidt (born April 27, 1955) is an American software engineer, a businessperson, and the Executive Chairman of Alphabet, Inc.

In 2016, Forbes ranked Schmidt as the 100th-richest person in the world, with an estimated wealth of US$11.6 billion.

As an intern at Bell Labs, Schmidt did a complete re-write of Lex, a software program to generate lexical analysers for the UNIX computer operating system. From 1997 to 2001, he was Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Novell.

From 2001 to 2011, Schmidt served as the CEO of Google. He has served on various other boards in academia and industry, including the Boards of Trustees for Carnegie Mellon University, Pennsylvania, and Princeton University, New Jersey.

Eric Schmidt: The Artificial Intelligence Revolution

Former Alphabet chair Eric Schmidt discusses the future of AI – from the impact of voice on the healthcare industry to advisory applications in finance. He also ...

Fireside Chat: Eric Schmidt & Shernaz Daver

Hear from Eric Schmidt, Technical Advisor to Alphabet and former CEO of Google, in conversation with Shernaz Daver, Executive Advisor to GV! They cover ...

Blitzscaling 08: Eric Schmidt on Structuring Teams and Scaling Google

This is session 8 of Technology-enabled Blitzscaling, a Stanford University class taught by Reid Hoffman, John Lilly, Allen Blue, and Chris Yeh. This class ...

Eric Schmidt, Executive Chairman, Alphabet Inc.: Just Say "Yes"

Eric Schmidt, Executive Chairman of Alphabet Inc. on how to achieve success: Surround yourself with interesting, ambitious people, and always say “yes” to ...

Eric Schmidt's Top 10 Rules For Success (@ericschmidt)

He's an American software engineer, a businessperson, and the Executive Chairman of Alphabet, Inc. From 2001 to 2011, Schmidt served as the CEO of Google ...

Eric Schmidt on the Globalization of Technology

Eric Schmidt, Executive Chairman of Google, answered questions about technology and globalization for an audience at Yale SOM and Global Network for ...