Breakthrough Prizes in science, math earn winners $3 million each

Academia doesn`t usually bring rich financial rewards.

Google's 16th Birthday: The Internet giant wishes itself with a cute doodle
Google's 16th Birthday: The Internet giant wishes itself with a cute doodle

Zee Media Bureau/Shruti Saxena

New Delhi: Google on Saturday wished itself a sweet 16th birthday with a party-mode doodle.

Party time: Google celebrates 15th birthday with Piñata doodle

It’s been fifteen years since Larry Page and Sergey Brin launched Google at a garage in Menlo Park, California. From that humble beginning, Google has over the years emerged into world’s most loved search engine.

Google introduces new "Hummingbird" search algorithm

Google Inc has overhauled its search algorithm, the foundation of the Internet`s dominant search engine, to better cope with the longer, more complex queries it has been getting from Web users.

Google co-founder got estranged with wife over `office-love quadrangle`

Google`s co-founder Sergey Brin and his wife Anne Wojcicki, 23andMe co-founder, are reportedly heading for a split after six years of marriage owing to an office-love quadrangle.

Mark Zuckerberg, Sergey Brin, Yuri Milner launch $33 mn Science Prize

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla have joined hands with Google co-founder Sergey Brin and famous venture capitalist Yuri Milner to launch the new USD 3 million award for excellence in life sciences.

Sergey Brin spotted testing new Google glasses

Google co-founder, Sergey Brin, was spotted travelling on a downtown train in New York late on Sunday night wearing the company`s yet to be released Google Glasses.

‘Memories of Soviet repression spurred Google to quit China’

Google co-founder Sergey Brin`s dramatic decision to close the search engine’s operations in China was linked to the compromises he had to make in the erstwhile native Soviet Union to do business.