Sergey Brin

Google Founder Meets Robot Containing Essence Of Edward Snowden

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK Tech

Google co-founder made a new acquaintance at the recent TED conference in Vancouver, Canada: NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden. Of course Snowden is...

Google Just Gave Strangers An Easy Way To Email You

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Google has infuriated millions of Gmail users by apparently making it possible to email anyone on Google+ - even if you don't have their email address...

Is This Paranoia or Is Google Really Planning to Take Over the World?

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 28.02.2014 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

There actually is a site called GoogleWorldDomination.com! But conspiracy theories aside, just think of it - Google already owns Gmail, YouTube, Orkut, Android, GoogleDrive, Chrome and is the most used search engine. Everything personal in nature that you have shared in any of these is stored somewhere.

Google's Sergey Brin Splits From Wife, Dates Office Colleague

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.10.2013 | UK

Google co-founder Sergey Brin has split from his wife of six years and is reportedly dating an employee. A spokesman for Brin and Anne Wojcicki co...

Here's to the Crazy Ones: Brin's Burger a Sign of Wilder Times?

Mark Borkowski | Posted 13.10.2013 | UK
Mark Borkowski

I'll be watching with interest where Brin takes his personal brand over the next few years. With Larry Page and Eric Schmidt coming under increasing media scrutiny and public criticism, Brin may be unable to sustain his current tech messiah status while associating himself with Google.

Test Tube Hamburger: £250,000 Stem Cell Patty Cooked And Eaten

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 05.10.2013 | UK Tech

The world's first test-tube burger, made from lab-grown meat, was today cooked and served in London - thanks to a very well-known benefactor from the ...

How Nerds Became Rock Stars

Andrew Tipp | Posted 13.09.2013 | UK Tech
Andrew Tipp

Something strange has happened. Basically, nerds rock. No, I'm not talking about how it's suddenly okay to like comics, Star Trek and thick-rimmed glasses. This isn't about superficial hipster geek chic. I'm talking about a genuine, meaningful cultural shift.

Google Glass: Is The 'Next Big Thing' The End Of Privacy As We Know It?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK Tech

Google next big idea is to embed the core functionality of a smartphone into a pair of glasses - complete with a camera, web browsing and voice recogn...

The Nerds Are in Charge. Thank God.

Vivi Friedgut | Posted 23.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Vivi Friedgut

The desire to inject excitement into life sciences is to be commended. The quest to understand and cure cancer, diabetes, Parkinson's disease and other horrible diseases is often a lonely one and lacks wide-spread recognition and financial compensation. This is what the trio are hoping to combat.

Internet Giants Launch 'Breakthrough' Science Prize

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.04.2013 | UK Tech

The founders of Facebook and Google have teamed up with a Russian billionaire to launch a new science prize. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Google...

Internet Giants Launch 'Breakthrough' Science Prize

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.04.2013 | UK Tech

The founders of Facebook and Google have teamed up with a Russian billionaire to launch a new science prize. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Google's...

James Cameron, Eric Schmidt, Sergey Brin And Larry Page Plan Asteroid Mining

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 24.04.2012 | UK Tech

A new world of resources is about to open up in outer space and it's backed by some pretty big investors: film director James Cameron and Google billi...

World Wide War: Who Would Control the Internet?

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 22.06.2012 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

If someone asks a novo techie about the 'future of internet', he would only dream of seamless possibilities that internet can offer. However, this opinion may be in stark contrast to that of one of the world's best known and seasoned techies, Sergey Brin, the co-founder of Google.

Brin: Facebook And Apple Threaten Freedom Of The Internet

Guardian.co.uk | Posted 15.06.2012 | UK Tech

The principles of openness and universal access that underpinned the creation of the internet three decades ago are under greater threat than ever, ac...