NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 29: Jared Cohen, director of Google Ideas attends TimesTalks Presents: 'The New Digital Age' - In Discussion With Eric Schmidt And Jared Cohen on April 29, 2013 in New York, United States.
This is what I do ... I’m not going to stop. I mean, I really do believe this stuff, and I do believe it’s important. In whatever number of years I have on earth, I think that promoting the values of free expression, the openness of the internet, that’s the best use of my time.
Google is more than a business ... Google is a belief system. And we believe passionately in the open internet model. So all of the answers to the questions that we give are, at the core, about the benefits of a free and open internet.More quotes »
YouTube declares battle with TV already over
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