Sergey Brin Posts

Larry Page and Sergey Brin take the ice bucket challenge

Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin have taken the ice bucket challenge. As part of the ice bucket campaign, anyone that is challenged has 24 hours to do it also or that person has to donate money towards amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella issued the challenge to Page on Wednesday. Sergey showed solidarity by doing it with him.

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Google co-founder Sergey Brin said he was shocked by NSA snooping

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Google co-founder Sergey Brin said that he was shocked to hear about the NSA snooping on the backbone data at Google. Brin spoke with journalists Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher at the Code Conference, which is a replacement for the “D Conference.”

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Google Inc (GOOGL) hits over 100B searches per month, 750M Chrome users

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Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) CEO Larry Page has released the annual founders’ letter for 2013. Page said that he and Sergey Brin started Google because they wanted “to develop services that significantly improve the lives of as many people as possible.” This is why the company placed long-term bets in services like Gmail, Maps, Chrome, YouTube, and Android.

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Google Inc (GOOG) to pay $3.5 million bonus to Nikesh Arora

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Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) is going to pay finance head Patrick Pichette a $3 million bonus and chief business officer Nikesh Arora a $3.5 million bonus, which is an increase for the previous year. Pichette and Arora received bonuses of $2.8 million last year.
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Google is preparing their first stock split for April 2nd

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Google is preparing to split their stock for the first time on April 2nd. Around three years ago, Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin started to discuss a way to make sure that they remain in control of the company. The split was delayed because of resistance from Google’s shareholders. The shareholders did not like the idea of Page and Brin benefitting of this plan over everyone else.
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Larry Page and Sergey Brin Are $5.9 Billion Richer

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Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin highly benefited from Google’s stock price surpassing $1,000 on Friday.  Google’s stock increased on Friday because of the positive financial results that Google reported on Thursday evening.  The results beat Wall Street expectations.

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Sergey Brin Puts Money Into Growing Burgers In A Lab

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Billionaire Google co-founder Sergey Brin has a few dollars to invest in projects that he finds interesting.  One of the more interesting projects that he is funding is a project based on creating the world’s first lab grown burger, according to CNET.  You will notice in the photo above that these burgers are grown using cells from a cow’s shoulder.  The cells were grown in strips of meat that was mushed into a patty.  No cows were killed in the process.
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Google Settles A Lawsuit Over The Common Stock Split

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Google has settled a lawsuit regarding a stock split plan.  Shareholders are claiming that Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are unfairly strengthening their corporate control through the stock split.

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