Sergey and Larry Men of the Year

Posted on Wednesday, Dec 28 2005 @ 22:30 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Last week the Financial Times awarded Sergey Brin and Larry Page, the founders of Google, as Men of the Year for making the world a better place.
Applying the vast computing power that lies behind Google’s internet search engine to solving other complex problems in fields such as microbiology could be one area for expansion, according to the Google founder. “We have certain core assets and understand certain kinds of technology well,” Mr Brin said, though he added: “It takes a little bit of discipline to focus on the things that can be really impactful.”

The Men of the Year recognition reflects the effect the company created by Mr Brin and Mr Page only seven years ago has had on internet users, as well as the worlds of business and technology, in the past 12 months.
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Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.



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