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[OT] Simple formula to change the world?

DPic [PersonRank 10]

Sunday, March 15, 2009
15 years ago2,199 views

This isn't entirely off-topic, but i remember reading about one of the Google founders discussing how they decide what projects are worth their time and money to which the answer was a simple formula along the lines of whatever has the greatest potential to change the world. Anybody have any idea what i'm talking about?

mbegin [PersonRank 10]

15 years ago #

I remember reading something like that too...

They talked a lot about that in their IPO Letter: http://investor.google.com/ipo_letter.html

They also have "Project 10 to the 100th" http://www.project10tothe100.com/how_it_works.html

DPic [PersonRank 10]

15 years ago #

Yeah, i'm trying to find the exact formula which was phrased very elegantly iirc

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