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  • Brad Feld
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    As an investor, I'm always looking for the next great American company. Who will create tomorrow's Twitter, Facebook, or Google?
  • Buzz Aldrin
    Buzz Aldrin
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    Computers allow us to squeeze the most out of everything, whether it's Google looking up things, so I guess that tends to make us a little lazy about reading books and doing things the hard way to understand how those things work.
  • Do I have a reasonable expectation of privacy in any information that I share with a company? My Google searches? The emails I send? Do I have a reasonable expectation of privacy in anything but maybe a letter I hand deliver to my wife?
  • Ben Parr
    Ben Parr
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    Google has placed its faith in data, while Apple worships the power of design. This dichotomy made the two companies complementary. Apple would ship the phones and computers, while Google would provide Maps, Search, YouTube, and other web tools that made the devices more useful.
  • Ben Shapiro
    Ben Shapiro
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    Google is a private company. It has the capacity to utilize its massive power for whatever political agenda it chooses. But for it to pretend to be an advocate for Internet freedom while simultaneously disadvantaging messages it finds politically incorrect is deeply hypocritical.
  • Ben Parr
    Ben Parr
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    Google is famous for making the tiniest changes to pixel locations based on the data it accrues through its tests. Google will always choose a spartan webpage that converts over a beautiful page that doesn't have the data to back it up.
  • Bill Maris
    Bill Maris
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    Google Ventures has a direct financial incentive to ensure the companies we invest in succeed.
  • Bill Maris
    Bill Maris
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    Google was a venture-funded company. Being part of that brings an energy to the company.
  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
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    Google's founders have had a good eye for imagining what technologies will be significant in the near future. No one asked Google to develop self-driving cars, but it helped them with street views for Google Maps.
  • Bill Maris
    Bill Maris
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    If I'm an entrepreneur, and I have a term sheet from Sequoia and Kleiner, that's the safe choice. Google Ventures is the brave choice.
  • Brad Feld
    Brad Feld
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    In 2013, when Google announced that Kansas City would be the first city in the country to have Google Fiber, I bought a house in the first neighborhood that was being wired up with Google's gigabit Internet.
  • B. Kevin Turner
    B. Kevin Turner
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    It's so exciting to be able to talk about Office 365. I can only describe what Office 365 is in sort of two words. You could say technically it's three words. But Office 365, ladies and gentlemen, is nothing but a Google butt-kicker, that's all it is.
  • Biz Stone
    Biz Stone
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    Obviously, working at Google wasn't a mistake. I used to just walk around. I don't know if I was supposed to, but I'd just open doors and see what people were doing.
  • Ben Parr
    Ben Parr
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    Trending topics helped make Twitter a more relevant metric of what the world was talking about at any given moment. Google has worked for years in the space, most notably with Google Trends and Hot Searches, but Google+ offers the search giant the ability to see what is truly trending in real time.
  • Bill Maris
    Bill Maris
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    We have this powerful lever at Google Ventures, which is to invest $200 million a year. This is a huge lever. It's not all going into one place; it's going into lots of start ups and founders and entrepreneurs, all of which are levers to try and change the world in one way or another.
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