Link: Google CEO Suggests You Change Your Name to Escape His Permanent Record
“Google CEO Eric Schmidt has a great way of making public statements that are at once frank, unorthodox, thought provoking – and a little frightening. This weekend the Wall St. Journal ran an interview with Schmidt that offered tidbits like that on a wide range of topics. One statement in particular, that Schmidt thinks teenagers should be entitled to change their names upon reaching adulthood in order to separate themselves from the Google record of their youthful indiscretions, is something worth stopping to take note of.” – Hmmm, not bad for an opening statement. Read the rest of the posting for even more details on his way of thinking.
by Marshall Kirkpatrick on ReadWriteWeb, @rww