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  • Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts, Sept. 9, 2014, in Cupertino, Calif.

    Eric Schmidt, Google executive chairman, weighs in on Tim Cook's comments about privacy.

  • Google eyes video opportunities

    Eric Schmidt, Google executive chairman, and Jonathan Rosenberg, advisor to Larry Page, reveal where they see the next big opportunities.

  • 'How Google Works': Schmidt

    Eric Schmidt, Google executive chairman, and Jonathan Rosenberg, advisor to Larry Page, reveal how the tech giant views innovation and competition.

  • Google Chief Business Officer Nikesh Arora, left, and CEO Eric Schmidt attend the Burda DLD Nightcap 2011 in Davos, Switzerland.

    Chief Business Officer Nikesh Arora is leaving the company, which financial analysts said is a significant loss for the search giant.

  • Google's Schmidt says mobile ads 'doing better'

    Google's executive chairman Eric Schmidt ranks No. 4 on CNBC's top influential list. Schmidt addresses claims Google is tracking everything, and what to expect from the company next.

  • Launched a revolution in access to information as their Internet search engine dispensed with the need to buy a newspaper or to go to the library.

  • Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google, speaks during the South By Southwest (SXSW) Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas, March 7, 2014.

    "We are pretty sure the information that is inside of Google right now is safe from prying eyes," the company's former CEO says.

  • Eric Schmidt at WEF in Davos, Switzerland.

    Edward Snowden, the contractor at the center of the NSA controversy, deserves credit for starting a debate, Eric Schmidt told CNBC on Friday.

  • Eric Schmidt

    The Fed "lockup" leak that gave some traders in Chicago information before others was unfair, Google's Eric Schmidt said. Here's how to prevent it.

  • Eric Schmidt

    Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt is all fired up about Motorola's launch of the Moto X smartphone. At Sun Valley, he talks with CNBC about its launch, immigration reform and the NSA.

  • Google Headquarters

    In a wide-ranging interview, Google CEO Eric Schmidt discusses Google's growth, the US slowdown, the possibility of a Microsoft acquisition of Yahoo!, online advertising growth rates, and Google's stock.