Google CEO creates $25M endowment at Princeton (AP via Yahoo! News)

Tuesday, October 13th, 2009

Google CEO Eric Schmidt and his wife have given $25 million to start an endowment fund at Princeton University.

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CEO says Google plans to buy about a company a month (USA Today)

Thursday, September 24th, 2009

Google expects to buy one small company a month as it rekindles its acquisition engine and moves beyond the worst phase of the global recession, CEO Eric Schmidt said Wednesday.

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Google CEO sees one small acquisition a month (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

Google Inc expects to buy one small company a month as it rekindles its acquisition engine and moves beyond the worst phase of the global recession, Chief Executive Eric Schmidt said in an interview on Wednesday.

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Google CEO: New operating system changes the game (AP via Yahoo! News)

Friday, July 10th, 2009

Google Inc. Chief Executive Eric Schmidt can’t wait for the Internet search leader’s free operating system to debut next year.

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Google CEO says worst of crisis is over (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Friday, June 26th, 2009

A U.S. recovery is likely to begin this autumn, the worst of the crisis has passed and it is “reasonable to be optimistic for 2010,” internet search giant Google’s chief executive Eric Schmidt said on Friday.

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Google profit beats expectations (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, April 16th, 2009

Google Inc’s quarterly profit topped expectations, helped by cost controls, but Chief Executive Eric Schmidt said the economic environment remains tough with users still searching but buying less.

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Google letting cash “pile up”: CEO (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, March 5th, 2009

Google Inc plans to let its cash “pile up” as it weathers the economic recession, the Web search leader’s Chief Executive Eric Schmidt said on Wednesday.

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Google CEO wishes Microsoft, Yahoo! luck on search (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, March 4th, 2009

Google chief executive Eric Schmidt wished rivals Microsoft and Yahoo! luck on Tuesday in competing on Web search but took aim at the software giant for what he called a “history” of trying to “restrict consumer choice.”

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Reducing Duplicate Content with Google, Yahoo & Microsoft (WebProNews)

Friday, February 13th, 2009

Eric Schmidt once famously (or infamously, depending on how you look at it) called the Internet a cesspool . Now Google along with search rivals Yahoo and Microsoft are working together to clean up that cesspool to some extent. read more

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Google Execs Pay $150,000 for Obama Bash [Inaugural Cash] (Gawker)

Saturday, December 27th, 2008

It’s Google’s presidency. We’re just watching it. Six Google executives, including CEO Eric Schmidt and cofounder Larry Page, have donated $25,000 apiece to fund President Barack Obama’s swearing-in…

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