Sergey Brin

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Sergey Mikhaylovich Brin (Серге́й Миха́йлович Брин; born August 21, 1973) is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur.wikipedia
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Larry Page

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Together with Larry Page, he co-founded Google.
He is best known for being one of the co-founders of Google along with Sergey Brin.

Google

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Together with Larry Page, he co-founded Google.
Google was founded in September 1998 by Larry Page and Sergey Brin while they were Ph.D. students at Stanford University in California.

Susan Wojcicki

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The program became popular at Stanford, and they suspended their PhD studies to start up Google in Susan Wojcicki's garage in Menlo Park.
In September 1998, the same month that Google was incorporated, its founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin set up office in Wojcicki's garage in Menlo Park.

Stanford University

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After graduation, he enrolled in Stanford University to acquire a PhD in computer science. Brin began his graduate study in computer science at Stanford University on a graduate fellowship from the National Science Foundation.

Eleanor Roosevelt High School (Maryland)

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He attended Eleanor Roosevelt High School, Greenbelt, Maryland.
Several prominent figures have attended Eleanor Roosevelt, including Sergey Brin, one of the two founders of Google, R&B singers Mýa and Kenny Lattimore, as well as television personalities Jelani Blake, Jaeda Reames and Martin Lawrence; including numerous sports personalities in American basketball and football.

PageRank

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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.
Larry Page and Sergey Brin developed PageRank at Stanford University in 1996 as part of a research project about a new kind of search engine.

Tesla, Inc.

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He is an investor in Tesla Motors, which has developed the Tesla Roadster (2008), a 244 mi range battery electric vehicle as well as the Tesla Model S, a 265 mi range battery electric vehicle.
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.

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. There he met Page, with whom he built a web search engine.
The company achieved better results for many searches with an algorithm 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.

National Science Foundation

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Brin began his graduate study in computer science at Stanford University on a graduate fellowship from the National Science Foundation.
One of the first six grants went to Stanford University, where two graduate students, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, began to develop a search engine that used the links between Web pages as a ranking method, which they later commercialized under the name Google.

History of the Jews in Russia

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Brin was born on August 21, 1973, in Moscow in the Soviet Union, to Russian Jewish parents, Eugenia and Mikhail Brin, both graduates of Moscow State University (MSU).
Notable Russia, Imperial Russia, Soviet Union, and former Soviet Union, born Jewish Americans (living and deceased) include Alexei Abrikosov, Isaac Asimov, Leonard Blavatnik, Sergey Brin, Joseph Brodsky, Sergei Dovlatov, Anthony Fedorov, Israel Gelfand, Emma Goldman, Vladimir Horowitz, Gregory Kaidanov, Avi Kaplan, Jan Koum, Savely Kramarov, Mila Kunis, Leonid Levin, Lev Loseff, Alexander Migdal, Eugene Mirman, Alla Nazimova, Ayn Rand, Markus Rothkovich (Mark Rothko), Dmitry Salita, Menachem Mendel Schneerson, Yakov Sinai, Mikhail Shifman, Mikhail Shufutinsky, Regina Spektor, Willi Tokarev, and Arkady Vainshtein.

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."

University of Maryland, College Park

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He earned his bachelor's degree at the University of Maryland, College Park, following in his father's and grandfather's footsteps by studying mathematics, as well as computer science.
Notable alumni include House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer; Google co-founder Sergey Brin; The Muppets creator Jim Henson; The Wire creator David Simon, as well as Seinfeld co-creator and Curb Your Enthusiasm creator Larry David.

Waymo

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Brin was also involved in the Google driverless car project.
Google's development of self-driving technology began in January 17, 2009, at the company's secretive X lab run by co-founder Sergey Brin.

Google Glass

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In 2012, Brin has been involved with the Project Glass program and has demoed eyeglass prototypes.
Sergey Brin wore a prototype of the Glass to an April 5, 2012, Foundation Fighting Blindness event in San Francisco.

HIAS

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During this time, the Brin family received support and assistance from the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society.
Among the recipients of HIAS aid was Sergey Brin, who at the age of six immigrated to the United States from the Soviet Union with his family, and later became the multi-billionaire co-founder of Google.

Marconi Society

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The Marconi Fellows are Sir Eric A. Ash (1984), Paul Baran (1991), Sir Tim Berners-Lee (2002), Claude Berrou (2005), Sergey Brin (2004), Francesco Carassa (1983), Vinton G. Cerf (1998), Andrew Chraplyvy (2009), Colin Cherry (1978), John Cioffi (2006), Arthur C. Clarke (1982), Martin Cooper (2013), Whitfield Diffie (2000), Federico Faggin (1988), James Flanagan (1992), David Forney, Jr. (1997), Robert G. Gallager (2003), Robert N. Hall (1989), Izuo Hayashi (1993), Martin Hellman (2000), Hiroshi Inose (1976), Irwin M. Jacobs (2011), Robert E. Kahn (1994) Sir Charles Kao (1985), James R. Killian (1975), Leonard Kleinrock (1986), Herwig Kogelnik (2001), Robert W. Lucky (1987), James L. Massey (1999), Robert Metcalfe (2003), Lawrence Page (2004), Yash Pal (1980), Seymour Papert (1981), Arogyaswami Paulraj (2014), David N. Payne (2008), John R. Pierce (1979), Ronald L. Rivest (2007), Arthur L. Schawlow (1977), Allan Snyder (2001), Robert Tkach (2009), Gottfried Ungerboeck (1996), Andrew Viterbi (1990), Jack Keil Wolf (2011), Jacob Ziv (1995).

List of Jews born in the Russian Empire and the Soviet Union

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Space Adventures

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In June 2008, Brin invested $4.5 million in Space Adventures, the Virginia-based space tourism company.
Sergey Brin, co-founder and president of technology for Google Inc., has become the founding member of the "Founding Explorer" group by placing a $5 million deposit on a future orbital spaceflight.

Alphabet Inc.

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

Dassault/Dornier Alpha Jet

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Brin and Page jointly own a customized Boeing 767-200 and a Dornier Alpha Jet, and pay $1.3 million a year to house them and two Gulfstream V jets owned by Google executives at Moffett Federal Airfield.
H211, a private company which manages the planes owned and leased by Google execs Larry Page, Sergey Brin, and Eric Schmidt, operates a single Alpha Jet, based at NASA's Ames Research Center in Mountain View, California.

Moffett Federal Airfield

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Brin and Page jointly own a customized Boeing 767-200 and a Dornier Alpha Jet, and pay $1.3 million a year to house them and two Gulfstream V jets owned by Google executives at Moffett Federal Airfield.
Moffett Airfield is home to H211, LLC, owned by Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin.

Innovators Under 35

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Laureates of the award include the co-founder of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, the co-founders of Google, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, the co-founder of Tesla JB Straubel, Linus Torvalds, Muyinatu Bell, Ewan Birney, Katherine Isbister, Jay Shendure, Mandy Chessell, Eben Upton, Shinjini Kundu, Shawn Fanning, Amy S. Bruckman, and Rediet Abebe.

Anne Wojcicki

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In May 2007, Brin married biotech analyst and entrepreneur Anne Wojcicki in the Bahamas.
Wojcicki married Google co-founder Sergey Brin in May 2007.

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MIT Technology Review

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Notable recipients of the award include Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin, PayPal co-founder Max Levchin, Geekcorps creator Ethan Zuckerman, Linux developer Linus Torvalds, BitTorrent developer Bram Cohen, MacArthur "genius" bioengineer Jim Collins, investor Micah Siegel and Netscape co-founder Marc Andreessen.