Ages: Both are 36
Marital status: Both are married
Highest Education: Both have master's degrees
Yes, they're still
under 40 -- and worth some $14 billion each. But this year has brought fresh challenges for the Mountain View monolith: antitrust investigations, growing
concern over privacy and copyright issues, and a decline in ad revenue that led it to lay off hundreds of Googlers and thousands of contract workers.
Still, the company famously founded by the Russian-born Brin and Michigan-born Page in a Stanford dorm room is now a giant with a market value of $174 billion, fast expanding into
new categories like mobile devices and software applications.
Close quarters: Brin and Page still share an office.
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