Sergey Brin and Larry Page, the cofounders of Google, have wanted to get self-driving cars on the road since basically the company’s beginnings in 1998. But it took a decade for the project to get going in earnest — as longtime chief executive Eric Schmidt thought the company should work on other things first. Today, […]
Legendary venture capitalist John Doerr is known for backing some of the biggest entrepreneurs in tech, including Larry Page, Sergey Brin, and Jeff Bezos. Some may view it as luck that Doerr picked correctly that Google, Amazon and Intuit would go on to become the biggest tech company. Show More Summary
A very cool new video was recently published onto Google’s official channel detailinig the progress of the company since initial conception. It was originally founded back in 1998 by Larry Page and Sergey Brin. Over the past 17 years(and...Show More Summary
A lot has changed at Google recently. Larry Page announced in August that the tech giant was splitting itself up and creating a new holding company, Alphabet, to contain all the pieces. That separated newer Google's other businessesShow More Summary
How much would you have charged if two scrappy computer scientists came asking to rent out your own garage to start a company back in 1998? "$1,700 a month," said YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki, recalling the rent she charged for the garage at her old home in Menlo Park to the two Google cofounders, Larry Page and Sergey Brin. Show More Summary
I think Goggles Sergey Brin and Larry Page better re-work their algorithm...
By PHIL LEDERER, MD Guys: You don’t know me, but I’m a physician and loyal gmail user writing for your help improving Google Scholar. As Google’s mission is to “organize the world’s information” and you are Google’s CEO and Executive Chairman, respectively, I’ll bet you can make this happen. As you probably know, academic medicine is focused on writing grants and
Just recently, the Co-Founder of Google, Larry Page and Sergey Brin announced the formation of a new corporation named Alphabet. The Google’s Life Sciences team of 150 employees under this new name will now aim to expand its footprints into the healthcare industry. Show More Summary
Since Google completely overhauled its corporate structure, announcing that Larry Page would become the CEO of a new parent company called Alphabet, Sundar Pichai is more important than ever. As the new CEO of the new, smaller Google,...Show More Summary
More than seven years ago, Larry Page and Sergey Brin tapped Stanford professor Sebastian Thrun to build a hardware innovation lab inside Google. His efforts turned into Google X, the secretive "moonshot factory" that has produced some...Show More Summary
Earlier this week, Google completely reorganized itself, marking a huge change to the way the business operates. Larry Page is now the CEO of a new company called Alphabet, which oversees all of the new big-picture initiatives Google has been launching as of late. Show More Summary
If you were Larry Page, with $70B in your pocket and freedom to acquire, who would you buy?
Google stunned the tech world earlier this week when it announced the launch of Alphabet, a parent corporation designed to allow the continuation of what CEO Larry Page calls "smaller bets" for better innovation.
In the glitzy tech world, CEOs like Mark Zuckerberg, Larry Page, and Marissa Mayer inspire profile after profile where the rest of us are trying to figure out: what’s the secret to their success? Is it better to be an Ivy League graduate...Show More Summary
By formalizing a structure that gives weight to its most out-there, passion-project research, Page is inviting the coolest and most innovative engineers to come work for him.
Google, with new CEO Sundar Pichai, recently announced that they would become the subsidiary company of a new firm called Alphabet. According to co-founder Larry Page, Alphabet will help streamline Google’s operations and keep it accountable. Show More Summary
Aug 12 (Reuters) – Deciding if you want to bet on Alphabet is essentially a choice on what you want to back: Sergey Brin and Larry Page or human nature. Brin and Page have changed the world and created a cash flow behemoth in Google. Human nature, on the other hand, has created every other […]
In his blog post Monday announcing the surprise restructuring of Google into a conglomerate called Alphabet, Larry Page said this about Sundar Pichai, 43, the eleven-year Googler who will replace Page as Google’s CEO: “Sundar has been saying the things I would have said (and sometimes better!) for quite some [...]
Google just pressed the reset button, completely overhauling its corporate structure through the formation of a brand new parent company called Alphabet. This change comes nearly 20 years after cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin first launched Google from a dorm room in Stanford. Show More Summary
This week, Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin did something baffling: They created a new company called Alphabet. So what is it? As Page explained, “Alphabet is mostly a collection of companies. The largest of which, of course, is Google. This newer Google is a bit slimmed down, with the companies that are pretty far afield of […]