Vladimir Putin can’t be called a popularity seeker, but Forbes rates him as the most powerful man in the world, followed by Barack Obama and Xi Jingping. Pope Francis came in fourth, followed by Angela Merkel and Bill Gates.
For a long time now Google has been desperately trying to break into the social market and gain a competitive standing. Over the past several months Google has put a lot of stock in its new brainchild, Google+.
Today Larry Page officially reclaimed the reigns, as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the global corporate giant Google. His predecessor, whom Page once appointed while he first served as CEO, Eric Schmidt, has occupied the role for the past ten-years.
Today Google CEO Eric Schmidt announced he will vacate his CEO position later this year and Google co-founder Larry Page will take over as chief exec. Schmidt said the shakeup will "simplify our management structure and speed up decision making.”
Larry Page, Google’s co-founder married Lucy Southworth today amidst secrecy. They got married on a private island in the British Virgin Islands belonging to Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Airlines .
Google’s new gift program: In a message to the blogging elite announcing the special gift program, Google Inc. co-founder Larry Page said: "Your silly videos will help us rebuild America, our communities and our lives."