Google gambles you can live to 500 and they’re putting money where their mouth is.
Bloomberg profiled Bio-Technologist Bill Marris today signalling wider details in Bloomberg Markets next month and the merger of machine and humans armed with nanobots for longevity of life. Marris hopes his research will help him beat the clock:
“We actually have the tools in the life sciences to achieve anything that you have the audacity to envision,” he says. “I just hope to live long enough not to die.”
Google Ventures has close to $2 billion in assets under management, with stakes in more than 280 startups.
Google Ventures was the fourth-most-active venture firm in the U.S. last year, participating in 87 deals.
Robert Peck, an analyst at the investment bank SunTrust Robinson Humphrey, who published a report in February examining Google’s outside investment units, including Google Ventures. “Look at what happened to BlackBerry when it missed the advent of smartphones. And Yahoo! missed Facebook.
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