Here to say sorry?
Mysterious absence led to speculation over whether search giant was hiding an ailing chief
Education Secretary's proposals come under fire
Google's Chairman Eric Schmidt said £2.5 billion tax avoidance 'is called capitalism'
Britain has squandered its great computing heritage, says Schmidt
He will never make a showman. But as Google's co-founder steps up to be its CEO, can he display the business nous to match his genius as an inventor?
Never heard of her
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.
Eric Schmidt spent his first six years as Google's CEO resisting a push by the company's co-founders to develop their own operating system for personal computers.