Eric Schmidt

Google Chairman Sees $109-Million Payday

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 04.24.2015 | Canada Business

SAN FRANCISCO -- Google paid its billionaire Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt nearly $109 million last year while the company's stock slumped. Most ...

Google's Latest Move Should Freak The NSA Right Out

CBC | Posted 12.24.2014 | Canada Business

The executive chairman of Google says the internet giant updated its encryption standards to make them unbreakable after learning the National Securit...

Google CEO Admits He Secretly Carries A BlackBerry

CP | Michael Oliveira, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.01.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Google's executive chairman Eric Schmidt made a rare visit to Canada on Wednesday, to help announce a $1.5 million grant to support the educ...

Mad Men Doomed to Repeat History

Paul Barter | Posted 10.01.2013 | Canada
Paul Barter

To understand the huge advertising and marketing communications merger this week between Omnicom and Publicis, one need only look back eight years to ...

Three Predictions About the Internet That (Kind of) Came to Pass

Neil Seeman | Posted 04.15.2013 | Canada Business
Neil Seeman

In this era of Big Data, three visions of the future of the Internet have crystallized. Depending on which vision emerges as correct will impact knowledge-generation forever. There's the Zuckerberg Vision, the Tim Berners-Lee Vision and the Jimmy Wales Vision.

Google's $101-Million Man

CP | Posted 04.21.2012 | Canada Business

SAN FRANCISCO -- Shifting from Google's CEO to executive chairman proved to be lucrative career move for Eric Schmidt. Google Inc. awarded Schmidt ...

The Recipe for a Stable Economy in 2012: Less Debt.

Diane Francis | Posted 03.04.2012 | Canada Business
Diane Francis

The conundrum is that world needs strong economic growth but debts make this impossible. As "responsible" governments or individuals save to reduce debts, economic growth contracts and makes debts higher.

Google Ex-CEO Admits to Facebook Fail: 'I Screwed Up'

CP | Posted 08.01.2011 | Canada Business

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- SAN FRANCISCO - If he had a another chance, former Google CEO Eric Schmidt would have pressed the Internet search leader to focu...