Google co-founder Brin prefers Yahoo! without Bing (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Friday, October 23rd, 2009

Google co-founder Sergey Brin has expressed amazement at resistance to the Internet giant’s efforts to digitize the world’s books and lamented a deal to have Microsoft handle online search at Yahoo!

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Google Invests Again in Company of Co-Founder?s Wife (New York Times)

Friday, June 19th, 2009

Google has invested an additional $2.6 million in 23andMe, the personal genetics company co-founded by Anne Wojcicki, who is the wife of Sergey Brin, a Google co-founder.

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A New (Fighter) Jet for Google?s Founders? (New York Times)

Monday, October 27th, 2008

A company controlled by Google?s top executives, including its billionaire founders, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, appears to have added a new plane to its well-equipped fleet: a fighter jet, or more precisely a Dornier Alpha Jet. According to Wikipedia, the Alpha Jet is a a light attack jet and advanced trainer aircraft manufactured by Dornier of Germany and Dassault-Breguet of France.

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Google founder Brin visits Russian space cosmodrome (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Saturday, October 11th, 2008

Google co-founder Sergey Brin, considering going into space on a private flight, made a surprise visit to Russia’s Baikonur cosmodrome on Saturday to wish good luck to a fellow space tourist.

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Google turns 10, raises monopoly concerns (

Monday, September 8th, 2008

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California (AP) — When Larry Page and Sergey Brin founded Google Inc. on September 7, 1998, they had little more than their ingenuity, four computers and an investor’s $100,000 bet on their belief that an Internet search engine could change the world.

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