CEOs express concern that wide-ranging activities have undermined the trust of their users
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Friday 08 April 2011
The view from the Google campus at Mountain View changes all the time. Co-founder Larry Page now takes the reins as CEO from Eric Schmidt, who guided student wizards Page and Sergey Brin along the way towards a monster corporation.
Monday 14 March 2011
Apple will not include "wave and pay" chips in the new iPhone to be released later this year, dashing industry hopes that a universal standard for the technology would be adopted in 2011.
Friday 11 March 2011
The Obama administration is wooing Eric Schmidt, chairman of Google, as a potential Commerce Secretary, as the President seeks to strike a more business-friendly tone.
Monday 07 February 2011
The executive chairman of Google is keen to avoid a lengthy battle with the European Union over its inquiry into the search engine giant's dominant position in the market.
Saturday 22 January 2011
Saturday 13 November 2010
Friday 12 November 2010
Never heard of her
Thursday 04 November 2010
Google committed a "significant breach" of data protection laws when its Street View cars "mistakenly" collected people's email addresses and passwords over unsecured WiFi networks, the Information Commissioner has ruled. However, the company escaped a fine and was asked only to promise not to do it again.
Saturday 23 October 2010
Friday 01 October 2010
David Cameron will today announce the membership of a new business advisory group that is set to meet quarterly to provide what Downing Street will describe as "high-level advice on critical business and economic issues facing the country". Its membership is made up of 17 leading businessmen, and two women.
Thursday 16 September 2010
Google vowed to step up monitoring of its employees after firing an engineer who rifled through children's email accounts and phone records.
Saturday 11 September 2010
Monday 23 August 2010
Business Insider, the rather scurrilous Wall Street gossip website, is currently running what you might describe as a somewhat unreconstructed feature: the hottest wives on Wall Street. We certainly don't approve, but for the record, the wives of Carl Icahn, David Tepper and Phil Falcone all make the list, along with a string of others. Anyone remember comedian Caroline Aherne asking Debbie McGee what first attracted her to her husband, "the millionaire Paul Daniels"?
Saturday 21 August 2010
Wednesday 18 August 2010
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
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