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Ina new division forms to work on moonshots: Slide 2 of 20 Impact, not just research This new division gets a placeholder name: It has a first project: Is it a research center? Slide 3 of 20 An early flurry of invention The first batch of projects begins, including wearable computer Google Glass as well as Google Brain, which proves while at X that AI is ready to make everyday products useful.
Other teams tackle indoor maps Insight and improving photography on mobile devices GCam. Slide 4 of 20 Hardest Things First Audacious idea: A determined team sets out to prove this was impossible — the opposite of what most people do.
Slide 5 of 20 A first in New Zealand 30 lighter-than-air solar-powered Loon balloons launch in the Canterbury area of New Zealand. Sheep farmer Charles Nimmo is the first person in the world to connect to balloon-powered Internet.
Slide 9 of 20 Life sciences converge Health professionals have long aimed to move treatment from largely reactive to proactive. A collection of new technologies developed at X, including a smart contact lens, come together around this mission and ultimately graduate from X to form Alphabet company Verily.
Still an innovation lab, but now a separate division within Alphabet, Google X becomes X, and its job is to generate moonshot-based businesses for Alphabet. Slide 13 of 20 The Factory Operating Manual Over several years of moonshot-taking, we notice some cultural habits that make audacious thinking and radical creativity easier — and repeatable.
Slide 14 of 20 Moonshot Milestones Makani generates electricity with the M prototype. This version of the kite has the potential to power about homes. Slide 15 of 20 Moonshot Milestones.Uber Technologies Inc.
(doing business as Uber) is a peer-to-peer ridesharing, taxi cab, food delivery, bicycle-sharing, and transportation network company (TNC) headquartered in San Francisco, California, with operations in metropolitan areas worldwide.
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