The former Android leader is in charge of one of Google's "moonshots," an effort to use robots to free humans from drudgery.
With more than 700 million users Yahoo has a good start, but getting the next billion users will be a challenge.
Hewlett-Packard's bet to be a server leader revolves around hyperscale servers, targeted workloads, power savings, and better density. At stake is HP's reputation as an innovator.
The Android boss stepped down today in a surprise move after eight years heading development of the mobile OS. CEO Larry Page is exhorting him to jump into another big project.
Dennis Kish now leads the search company's ultra-fast fiber Internet service as it expands to more US cities.
The search giant has launched an online forum for folks to listen to some of the world's smartest people discuss breakthrough ideas that "live in the gray area between audacious projects and pure science fiction."
Speaking at the Fortune Brainstorm conference, Microsoft's new CEO says he can learn from Google because it markets its moonshot products well. But what did he really mean?
Commentary: Nest Labs' purchase of Dropcam may signal a future in which parent Google tries to balance licensing technology for and participating in the smart-home market.
Google X division honcho Astro Teller tells the Solid Conference in San Francisco just why the "moonshot" lab exists.
Hewlett-Packard talks about its project for reinventing a "stale, decades-old" computing paradigm at its Discover conference in Las Vegas.