Google subsidiary to run nearby federal airfield SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The U.S government has picked a Google subsidiary to run and renovate a federal airfield that is frequently used for the personal flights of the Internet company's billionaire executives. The...
Feb 10 2014, 9:17pm CST
Google poised to execute long-delayed stock split Google sets date for long-delayed stock split designed to preserve co-founders' voting power SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is finally ready to split its stock for the first time, more than three years after co-founders...
Jan 31 2014, 3:43am CST
Why 23andme Deserves A Second Chance When word came out that the FDA was shutting down the popular Silicon-valley based genetic testing service 23andme, public sentiment was on the side of the company. With that said, proponents of shutting down 23andme...
Jan 14 2014, 8:36am CST
Look Out, Apple - Google Just Bought Nest For $3.2 Billion In a deal surprising only for its enormous purchase price, Google has announced that it’s buying Nest Labs, the hot maker of tech-infused household devices such as thermostats and smoke alarms, for $3.2 billion in cash...
Jan 13 2014, 4:21pm CST
Billionaires Fund $3 Million Science Breakthrough Awards Several world-class billionaires such as Mark Zuckerberg and Sergey Brin have funded a series of awards. They will be given to geniuses in scientific fields such as mathematics and physics. Each breakthrough award will be worth $3 million.
Dec 14 2013, 10:29am CST
Google’s Mysterious Barge will be Google X Showroom Google’s barge floating around in San Francisco Bay was a mysterious challenge to many. Yet today it has revealed the secret regarding the fishy vessel. It seems it will serve as an exclusive invite-only showroom for Google X products.
Nov 1 2013, 6:27am CDT
Google Founders Can not Use Pentagon's Discounted Jet Fuel The founders of Google had a contract according to which they could use Pentagon jet fuel at a slashed price for their private fleet of airplanes and helicopters. This was provided by H211 and NASA for their flights across the globe. But, since they misused their rights, the Pentagon has looked into the matter and they are being denied access to the jet fuel.
Sep 13 2013, 7:30am CDT
Google Founders can land on NASA Airport The Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin struck a deal with NASA to be able to land and park their wide-body Boeing 767-200 and two Gulfstream Vs jets.
No private planes are generally allowed to land at Moffett...
Sep 13 2007, 1:40am CDT
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