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Arctic Methane Claims Questioned

A scientific controversy erupted this week over claims that methane trapped beneath the Arctic Ocean could suddenly escape, releasing huge quantities of methane, a greenhouse gas, in coming decades, with a huge cost to the global economy. Full story

Google's Eric Schmidt Talks About Microsoft's Reorganizat...

   In a wide-ranging interview, CNBC's Julia Boorstin talks to Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt at the Allen & Co. conference in Sun Valley, Idaho.

Google's Schmidt says relationship with Apple has improved

SUN VALLEY, Idaho (Reuters) - The relationship between Google Inc and Apple Inc has improved over the past year with the rival technology companies and sometimes partners conducting "lots and lots" of meetings, Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt said. Full story

Column: A taxation conundrum

(Reuters) - For the giants of Silicon Valley, the fall from freedom's children to social pariah has been something of a Shakespearean reversal of fortunes. Google, Apple and Facebook might be Lear, Othello and Macbeth in the suddenness and completeness of their fall from a grace that was bequeathed Full story

"Promiscuous minds" gather for Britain's Hay Festival

LONDON (Reuters) - Some of the biggest names in literature, science and politics will pitch up to a small British town over the next week for a clan gathering of the world's most "promiscuous minds". Full story

UK opposition party leader says Google tax behavior "wrong"

LONDON (Reuters) - Google Inc's tax affairs came under renewed scrutiny in Britain on Wednesday when the leader of the opposition Labour party accused the Internet company of wrongly going to "extraordinary lengths" to avoid paying tax. Full story

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  PRESS Pass: Eric Schmidt

David Gregory’s full PRESS Pass interview with Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, on how the new digital age is reshaping politics, national security, and daily life.

  Why technology has proven itself to be indispensable

Google’s Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen, share details from “The New Digital Age,” which explains how much our lives have been shaped and changed by technological innovations. The duo also explains how technology helped solve the Boston Marathon bombing case.

  Google strives for leadership, continued progress in the Digital Age

Google’s Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt talks to MSNBC’s Louis Burgdorf about the future of technology and his recent trip to North Korea in a web-exclusive Afternoon Mo’ Joe interview.

  What’s next for the digital age?

Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen share details from their new book, “The New Digital Age: Reshaping the Future of People, Nations, and Businesses.”  The duo also explains how technology aided authorities in the Boston manhunt.

  Google chairman: Digital world helped Boston manhunt

Google executive chairman Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen, Google’s director of ideas, talk about their book, “The New Digital Age,” and discuss how the digital world contributed to the apprehension of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects.

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Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google, waits to begin a news conference at the annual Allen and Co. conference in Sun Valley
Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google, waits to begin a news conference at the annual Allen and Co. conference in Sun Valley

Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google, waits to begin a news conference at the annual Allen and Co. conference in Sun Valley, Idaho Resort July 11, 2013. REUTERS/Rick Wilking

Tim Cook, Apple CEO smiles as he looks at a news conference being held by Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google at the annual Allen and Co. conference in Sun Valley
Tim Cook, Apple CEO smiles as he looks at a news conference being held by Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google at the annual Allen and Co. conference in Sun Valley

Tim Cook, Apple CEO smiles as he looks at a news conference being held by Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google at the annual Allen and Co. conference in Sun Valley, Idaho Resort July 11, 2013. REUTERS/Rick Wilking (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS)

Tim Cook, Apple CEO walks past a news conference being held by Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google at the annual Allen and Co. conference in Sun Valley
Tim Cook, Apple CEO walks past a news conference being held by Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google at the annual Allen and Co. conference in Sun Valley

Tim Cook, Apple CEO walks past a news conference being held by Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google at the annual Allen and Co. conference in Sun Valley, Idaho Resort July 11, 2013. REUTERS/Rick Wilking (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS)