Together, 79 billionaires could pay to build an electric system in the U.S. that uses zero fossil fuels, a Michigan Tech professor estimates.
Billionaire Bridgewater Associates hedge fund guru Ray Dalio went to Burning Man, the annual event at Black Rock Desert in Nevada, and shared his experience on Twitter.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 19- Shareholder activists on Wednesday urged Google parent Alphabet Inc to break itself up before regulators force the world's biggest internet ad seller to split into different pieces. Alphabet's top two executives, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, hold 51.3 percent of shareholder votes. The U.S. Department of Justice and Federal Trade...
Shareholder activists want Google parent Alphabet to break itself up before regulators force the world's biggest internet ad seller to split into different pieces.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 19- Shareholder activists want Google parent Alphabet Inc to break itself up before regulators force the world's biggest internet ad seller to split into different pieces. The proposal has no realistic chance of success as Alphabet's top two executives, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, hold 51.3 percent of shareholder votes.
Immigration is the No. 1 concern of small businesses on Main Street, the Q1 CNBC/SurveyMonkey Small Business Survey reveals. The sentiment may be driven by the skills shortage and curbs that limit the formation of start-ups by immigrants.
Alphabet has a wide range of health-care research projects, from rehab efforts and medical tests to new devices for people in need.
When Eric Gnock Fah dreamed up the idea for a new business, he headed straight to LinkedIn.
Venture capitalist and early Amazon investor John Doerr is sitting at the intersection of health and technology. He said earlier this week that Amazon and Google have a big role to play in health care.
Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt revealed the company's early hiring practices and lessons learned.
Founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin started Google in a Menlo Park, California garage. Take a virtual tour of what the office looked like.
Two years after his ouster from LendingClub, ex-CEO Renaud Laplanche is building a rival online lending platform and trying hard to avoid past mistakes.
Legos and Warren Buffett all shaped the company's early days.
As tech executives become more prominent, their employers are spending more money to protect them.
These models start as low as $7,100.
Speaking from a blockchain conference in Morocco, Google co-founder Sergey Brin said the tech giant already missed its chance to be at the forefront of blockchain technology.
Market giants Apple, Amazon, Google, and Facebook were all founded by first or second generation immigrants.
Some senior Google officials try to straddle the gap between scientists with deep moral objections and salespeople salivating over defense contracts, the NYT reports.
23andMe had an option back in 2013 to appease its critics, but it chose to stick with the direct-to-consumer path.
Google's catchphrase "Don't be evil" appears to have been all but removed from its corporate code of conduct.