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Jeff Flake Lends Support to Cuba's Puppet President - Northfield Review

Joining Flake in Havana was the chief executive of Google, Eric Schmidt, who encouraged Communist Party leaders to allow internet companies to seek greater profits on the island. During a brief press engagement with Schmidt, Flake Díaz-Canel and stated ...

Former Google Exec Announces $1 Billion Wage Gain Challenge - IndustryWeek

In an effort to close this gap, on June 13, Jobs for the Future (JFF) and Schmidt Futures - led by former Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt - announced a new innovative competition called the $1 Billion Wage Gain Challenge to raise the wages of at ...

In County Executive Race, One Candidate Has Far More Wealth Than the Others - BethesdaMagazine.com

... three homes, holds more than $50 million in investments and belongs to an ultra-exclusive private club that reportedly counts among its members Microsoft founder Bill Gates, former Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt and singer Justin Timberlake.

Need to build a big ecosystem for blockchain in India: Kavita Gupta of ConsenSys Ventures - Business Today

After working with institutions like McKinsey, World Bank, IFC and Eric Schmidt's family office, she joined ConsenSys, a leading blockchain technology firm, last year and currently heads the ConsenSys Ventures, a venture fund that helps entrepreneurs ...

Google and Cuba close to finalizing agreement to expand internet access on the island - Miami Herald

“Yes, I think they are closer,” Flake said after he returned to Washington this week from a trip to Havana with Google's former Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, as well as Brett Perlmutter and Susanna Kohly, Google's executives in charge of relations ...

Eric Schmidt's Innovation Endeavors Announces New Fund and New Partner - CTech

Innovation Endeavors co-founders Eric Schmidt and Dror Berman announced a new fund called Innovation Endeavors III in a blog post on Tuesday. The $333-million fund will invest in “visionary founders, transformational technology, and emergent ...

'I've Never Been in Favor of the Embargo': US Senator Says in Visit With Cuban President - teleSUR tv HTTPS (press release) (blog)

Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez, who was also present during the meeting, had already held conversations with Flake and Schmidt regarding the same issues, as well as the “negative” impact of Trump's administration foreign policies. Senator Flake ...

You don't need to be the head of Google to know what needs to be done about the UC - Sacramento Bee

... of each successive generation of Californians. Our public universities got us to this point. We need to help them take us even farther in the future. Eric Schmidt is the former executive chairman of Google and a member of the UC Berkeley Board of ...

Google billionaire Eric Schmidt: Elon Musk is 'exactly wrong' about AI, he 'doesn't understand' - Yahoo News

Tesla TSLA and SpaceX boss Elon Musk has been especially vocal about the potential negative implications of the development of artificial intelligence . Musk has said AI poses "vastly more risk than North Korea," that "competition for AI superiority at ...

Eric Schmidt believes Elon Musk doesn't understand Artificial Intelligence - International Business Times, Singapore Edition

Elon Musk, the founder of private company SpaceX, is widely considered one of the strongest critics of artificial intelligence and he even stated that the advent of AI might turn into a dangerous weapon. He has also claimed that the potential outcome ...

Google billionaire Eric Schmidt: Elon Musk is 'exactly wrong' about AI because he 'doesn't understand' - CNBC

Tesla and SpaceX boss Elon Musk has been especially vocal about the potential negative implications of the development of artificial intelligence. Musk has said AI poses "vastly more risk than North Korea," that "competition for AI superiority at ...

Ex-Google chief Eric Schmidt: Elon Musk's views on AI are 'exactly wrong' - ZDNet

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt has once again urged people not to be worried by alarming predictions about artificial intelligence by Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk. "I think Elon is exactly wrong," Schmidt said at the VivaTech conference in Paris.

Eric Schmidt says AI is good for humanity, Elon Musk is wrong - MobileSyrup

Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt says Elon Musk is “exactly wrong” about artificial intelligence. Schmidt acknowledges that there are risks with AI, but the benefits outweigh the potential negatives. “The example I would offer is, would you not invent ...

Suspect crashes into church steps while trying to run down another man - KCRG

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KDTH) -- Dubuque Police say a suspect who tried to run down another man ended up crashing into the steps of a downtown church. 34-year-old Eric Schmidt is facing charges including Assault While Displaying a Weapon, 2nd Degree ...

Google's Eric Schmidt says Elon Musk is talking nonsense about AI - India Today

SpaceX founder Elon Musk might be one of the most influential men in the tech business right now, but even his popularity and charm has not helped him impress Google's Eric Schmidt who believes that Musk is wrong in his opinion about artificial ...

Ex Google CEO Eric Schmidt Says Elon Musk is Wrong on AI - News18

Tesla and SpaceX Founder Elon Musk's scepticism about Artificial Intelligence (AI) and its impact on human beings is "exactly wrong," former Google CEO Eric Schmidt has said. Musk thinks that AI is bad for humanity and may spark World War III. "I think ...

Elon Musk 'Exactly Wrong' About AI, Says Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt - Beebom (blog)

The latest in line to argue with Musk's stand on AI is Eric Schmidt, the former CEO of Google. Schmidt, who recently shifted from his role as the Chairman of Google's parent company Alphabet, said that Musk is “exactly wrong” in his disposition against AI.

Musk 'exactly wrong' on AI: Google ex-chief - Khaleej Times

Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk's scepticism about artificial intelligence and its impact on human beings is "exactly wrong", former Google CEO Eric Schmidt has said. Musk thinks that AI is bad for humanity and may spark World War III. "I think Elon ...

Google's Alphabet CEO Eric Schmidt Says Musk Is 'Exactly Wrong' About The Dangers Of AI - India Times

However, despite Schmidt's own vociferous denouncement of Musk, when Mark Zuckerberg was asked the same question at the event he had a more supportive response. “I've heard Elon making a lot of the same points, I've been making for a long time,” he ...

Eric Schmidt Or Elon Musk, Who Is Right About Future Artificial Intelligence? - International Business Times

Eric Schmidt, the former chairman of Google's parent company Alphabet and now its technical adviser, joined the list of people Friday who oppose Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk's views about the future of artificial intelligence. Musk has warned that AI ...

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

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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.