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Lawrence Edward Page (born March 26, 1973) is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who co-founded Google with Sergey Brin.wikipedia
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Sergey Brin

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Lawrence Edward Page (born March 26, 1973) is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who co-founded Google with Sergey Brin. Sergey Brin, a fellow Stanford PhD student, would soon join Page's research project, nicknamed "BackRub."
Together with Larry Page, he co-founded Google.

PageRank

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Page is the inventor of PageRank, Google's best-known search ranking algorithm.
PageRank was named after Larry Page, one of the founders of Google.

Alphabet Inc.

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Page is the chief executive officer of Alphabet Inc. (Google's parent company).
The two founders of Google assumed executive roles in the new company, with Larry Page serving as CEO and Sergey Brin as president.

Marconi Prize

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Page received the Marconi Prize in 2004 with Brin.
Past winners of the Marconi Prize include Lawrence E. Page and Sergey Brin for the development of web search company Google, Tim Berners-Lee for his leadership and innovations in the World Wide Web, Noble Laureate Charles K. Kao for developing fiber-optic communications, and Martin Hellman and Whitfield Diffie for their work in security - the Diffie–Hellman key exchange.

Eric Schmidt

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After stepping aside as Google CEO in August 2001, in favor of Eric Schmidt, he re-assumed the role in April 2011.
Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin interviewed Schmidt.

History of Google

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Sergey Brin, a fellow Stanford PhD student, would soon join Page's research project, nicknamed "BackRub."
The Google company was officially launched in 1998 by Larry Page and Sergey Brin to market Google Search, which has become the most used web-based search engine.

1993 "Maize & Blue" University of Michigan Solar Car

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While at the University of Michigan, Page created an inkjet printer made of Lego bricks (literally a line plotter), after he thought it possible to print large posters cheaply with the use of inkjet cartridges—Page reverse-engineered the ink cartridge, and built all of the electronics and mechanics to drive it. Page served as the president of the Beta Epsilon chapter of the Eta Kappa Nu fraternity, and was a member of the 1993 "Maize & Blue" University of Michigan Solar Car team.
One team member of note is Larry Page, seen at the top left of the photo at right, co-founder of Google, who participated in the early phase of the project but did not play a significant role in the final phases.

List of Internet entrepreneurs

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Lawrence Edward Page (born March 26, 1973) is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who co-founded Google with Sergey Brin.

Google Search

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Additionally, he reorganized the company's senior management, placing a CEO-like manager at the top of Google's most important product divisions, including YouTube, AdWords, and Google Search.
It was originally developed by Larry Page and Sergey Brin in 1997.

Stanford University

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Page holds a Bachelor of Science in computer engineering from the University of Michigan, with honors and a Master of Science in computer science from Stanford University.
Google – Google began in January 1996 as a research project by Larry Page and Sergey Brin when they were both PhD students at Stanford. They were working on the Stanford Digital Library Project (SDLP). The SDLP's goal was "to develop the enabling technologies for a single, integrated and universal digital library" and it was funded through the National Science Foundation, among other federal agencies.

Web search engine

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To convert the backlink data gathered by BackRub's web crawler into a measure of importance for a given web page, Brin and Page developed the PageRank algorithm, and realized that it could be used to build a search engine far superior to existing ones.
The company achieved better results for many searches with an innovation called PageRank, as was explained in the paper Anatomy of a Search Engine written by Sergey Brin and Larry Page, the later founders of Google.

Okemos, Michigan

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Page attended the Okemos Montessori School (now called Montessori Radmoor) in Okemos, Michigan, from 1975 to 1979, and graduated from East Lansing High School in 1991.
Larry Page, co-founder of Google, went to Montessori School in Okemos

Android (operating system)

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Page led the acquisition of Android for $50 million in 2005 to fulfill his ambition to place handheld computers in the possession of consumers so that they could access Google anywhere.
Less than six months earlier, Google's then-CEO Larry Page announced in a blog post that Andy Rubin had moved from the Android division to take on new projects at Google, and that Sundar Pichai would become the new Android lead.

Google+

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With Facebook's influence rapidly expanding during the start of Page's second tenure, he finally responded to the intensive competition with Google's own social network, Google+, in mid-2011.
In October 2011, the service had 40 million users, according to Larry Page.

University of Michigan

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Page holds a Bachelor of Science in computer engineering from the University of Michigan, with honors and a Master of Science in computer science from Stanford University. His father, Carl Victor Page, Sr., earned a PhD in computer science from the University of Michigan, when the field was being established, and BBC reporter Will Smale has described him as a "pioneer in computer science and artificial intelligence".
U-M counts among its matriculants twenty-one billionaires and prominent company founders and co-founders including Google co-founder Larry Page and Dr. J. Robert Beyster, who founded Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) in 1969.

East Lansing High School

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Page attended the Okemos Montessori School (now called Montessori Radmoor) in Okemos, Michigan, from 1975 to 1979, and graduated from East Lansing High School in 1991.
Larry Page: CEO and co-founder of Google Inc.

Web crawler

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To convert the backlink data gathered by BackRub's web crawler into a measure of importance for a given web page, Brin and Page developed the PageRank algorithm, and realized that it could be used to build a search engine far superior to existing ones.
Brin and Page note that: "... running a crawler which connects to more than half a million servers generates a fair amount of e-mail and phone calls. Because of the vast number of people coming on line, there are always those who do not know what a crawler is, because this is the first one they have seen."

Interlochen Center for the Arts

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Page also played flute and studied music composition while growing up. He attended the renowned music summer camp - Interlochen Arts Camp at Interlochen, Michigan.
Larry Page - co-founder of Google

Terry Winograd

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His supervisor, Terry Winograd, encouraged him to pursue the idea, and Page recalled in 2008 that it was the best advice he had ever received.
Starting in 1995, Winograd served as adviser to Stanford PhD student Larry Page, who was working on a research project involving web search.

Motorola Mobility

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In August 2011, Page announced that Google would spend $12.5 billion to acquire Motorola Mobility.
In a post on the company's blog, Google CEO and co-founder Larry Page revealed that Google's acquisition of Motorola Mobility was a strategic move to strengthen Google's patent portfolio.

East Lansing, Michigan

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Page was born on March 26, 1973, in East Lansing, Michigan.
Larry Page: CEO and co-founder of Google Inc. and the 13th richest person in America in 2012 according to Forbes.

Andy Rubin

Page became passionate about Android, and spent large amounts of time with Android CEO and cofounder Andy Rubin.
On March 13, 2013, Larry Page announced in a blog post that Rubin had moved from the Android division to take on new projects at Google, with Sundar Pichai taking over Android.

Google

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Lawrence Edward Page (born March 26, 1973) is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who co-founded Google with Sergey Brin.
Google was founded in 1998 by Larry Page and Sergey Brin while they were Ph.D. students at Stanford University in California.

Tesla, Inc.

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Page is an investor in Tesla Motors.
Tesla's third round included investment from prominent entrepreneurs including Google co-founders Sergey Brin & Larry Page, former eBay President Jeff Skoll, Hyatt heir Nick Pritzker and added the VC firms Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Capricorn Management and The Bay Area Equity Fund managed by JPMorgan Chase.

Calico (company)

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In September 2013, Page launched the independent Calico initiative, a R&D project in the field of biotechnology.
In Google's 2013 Founders' Letter, Larry Page described Calico as a company focused on "health, well-being, and longevity".