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Excerpt: Google's Larry Page, The Untold Story: His Incredible Comeback

One day in July 2001, Larry Page decided to fire Google’s project managers. All of them. It was just five years since Page, then a 22-year-old graduate student at Stanford, was struck in the middle of the night with a vision. In it, he somehow managed to download the entire Web and by examining the links between the pages he saw the world’s information in an entirely new way.


The Real Reason Google Killed Reader

Much has been said about the demise of Google Reader and whether a decline in users ultimately killed off the much-loved product. But according to a new report from Buzzfeed, Larry Page and other higher-ups at Google simply didn’t care for the product, so it was taken behind the barn.


Larry Page Reminded Us Why We Love Google Today

Larry Page, Google’s CEO and co-founder, closed out the Google I/O keynote today with a sentimental, almost subdued speech. He didn’t sound like a CEO. He sounded like a guy in charge of a company he genuinely thought could change the world. And it was a wonderful reminder that Google used to be, can be, and in many ways still is, so much more than a company.


Larry Page Reveals His Mystery Throat Condition

If you thought Google co-founder Larry Page sounded horribly sick last time he spoke, it’s because he’s recovering from vocal cord paralysis, an extremely rare condition that stifles speaking and breathing. Now Page is going public with his illness.


Google Co-Founder Larry Page Really Doesn't Sound Well

Internet deity and Google co-founder Larry Page was just speaking live to investors for Google’s quarterly earnings call, and he sounds horrible. What the hell is going on here?


Larry Page: 'We're Crazy, I Know It, And I Like It'

Larry Page doesn’t accept 10 per cent better, nor does he accept 50 per cent, 100 per cent or 500 per cent better. In an era of modest revision, the Google co-founder expects his company’s products to outperform the status quo by no less than 10 times. Because how else are you going to change the world?


Google CEO Talks Apple Spats, Google+ And The Future Of Search

CNN Money has managed to get a rare, long interview with Google head honcho Larry Page. In fact, it’s only Page’s second big interview with a print publication since he became CEO back in 2011. Here are some choice cuts.


Google Glasses Still Make You Look Nerdy

If you’re Katy Perry, you’ll look dumb wearing the Google Glasses — at least in their current prototype form. And unfortunately, being a Google billionaire won’t make it any easier to pull off the look, either. Larry. Larry…


Google CEO Blasts Facebook For 'Holding Users Hostage'

Even as news spread that Chrome was now the world’s most popular web browser, Facebook ended up as the focal point in last night’s discussion between Google CEO Larry Page and talk show host Charlie Rose. Rose asked what’s on a lot of people’s minds: Given Facebook’s mammoth IPO, was Larry Page worried?


Sergey Brin And Larry Page Accept A Webby Before Google Was A Juggernaut

Back in the year 2000, Google was a humble search startup with a killer algorithm. For that the company was awarded a Webby for Technical Achievement. Larry Page and Sergey Brin are positively adorable in this interview with Sam Donaldson.


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