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  1. Weekly Rundown: Lost Google Image Search Traffic, Facebook Search Ads & More

    Eric Schmidt Will Take Your Questions Now (Video) – AllThingsDAt D: Dive into Mobile, Google Executive Chairman was interviewed for about an hour. Transcript of secret meeting between Julian Assange and Google CEO Eric Schmidt – WikileaksTranscript...

  2. Google Sued by Germany’s Former First Lady for Prostitution-Related Search Suggestions

    Google and former CEO Eric Schmidt were also found guilty of defamation in 2010 when the search engine suggested terms including “rapist” and “Satanist” for a plaintiff. Kent Walker, a Google lawyer, wrote in a 2010 statement on the Google Public...

  3. Google Buys Frommer’s Travel Guides in Yet Another Contested Move as a Content Publisher

    The New York Times published previously unpublished quotes from Eric Schmidt, who was CEO at the time he is reported to have given the interview in 2010. According to the NYT, Schmidt said Google is “careful to define a line where we don’t cross...

  4. 3 Hard Lessons to Learn From Penguin: Be Relevant, Be Balanced, Keep it Real

    To clean up the "cesspool" that Eric Schmidt so tenderly referred the Internet as, “fishy” links need to go. Your greatest sources of natural links will come from engaged members of your community whether it be on a blog or through social channels.

  5. Google+ Bowling: Real Life Bowling Rethought for Real Life

    Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt, who happened to be discussing the future of Google technology in an unrelated unattended event at 4:01 this morning, hinted at the coming announcement hours before Google's blog post went live.

  6. Why an Optimized Content Strategy is Crucial for Social & Search

    I like how Eric Schmidt, Google’s Executive Chairman, said it in December 2011, “The social signal, the people you ‘hang with’ is actually a ranking signal. The Optimized Content Marketing Strategy Approach: For long-term success with your SEO and...

  7. Google, Bing Launch TV Commercials For Holidays

    As Google CEO Eric Schmidt said in a blog post at the time, “We didn't set out to do a Super Bowl ad, or even a TV ad for search. Google and Bing both seem poised to continue their foray into television advertising, given the success of recent...