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
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
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
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
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
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
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, the Internet giant, is turning into Alphabet. On Monday, August 10, co-founder and CEO Larry Page announced that Google will be split from its many other ventures, like the awesome self-driving car. All of these ventures, as well as Google itself, will become subsidiaries of a new company called Alphabet. Show More Summary
Google is waking up to a new chief executive serving within a new corporate structure, one that makes the search engine business a subsidiary of a holding company called Alphabet. Co-founders, Larry Page and Sergey Brin, will now take on leadership of the parent company, leaving Google itself in the hands of 43-year-old Sundar Pichai. […]
Yesterday, former Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG, GOOGL) Chief Executive Officer and new Alphabet CEO Larry Page announced in a press release that Google is restructuring itself by creating a new parent holding company, which he will lead. Show More Summary
Chennai, India born, IIT Kharagpur-educated Sundar Pichai became the new CEO of Google as the 16-year-old company’s co-founder, Larry Page announced the
Here's how the former head of Chrome and Android worked his way up to become Larry Page's right-hand man.
Larry Page announced a Google reorganization: Alphabet Inc is born and Google becomes a subsidiary of Alphabet Inc, just like Nest, Calico, Life Sciences and other Google companies. Larry Page is the CEO of the new company, Sergey Brin is Alphabet's President, while Sundar Pichai is Google's new CEO. Show More Summary
Hi! Here's what you need to know for Tuesday. 1. Google is reoganising under a new parent company called Alphabet, of which Larry Page will be the CEO. 2. Ferguson, Missouri, declared a state of emergency on Monday to prevent more violence...Show More Summary
In a move that has surprised, well, pretty much everyone, internet search giant Google has announced they’re starting a new company. Sort of. Former Google CEO Larry Page announced in a blog post on Monday that Google is creating a new parent company to be called ‘Alphabet’.
In a surprise move of which no one had any inkling – Google has announced a major reorganization at the top. Google now has a new parent company, aptly called Alphabet (I love the name). Larry Page will be the CEO of the parent company, while Sergey Brin will be the President. Show More Summary
Investors have been after Google CEO Larry Page for years to cut back on the pie-in-the-sky bets that many see as a costly distraction to the company's highly profitable core search and Internet advertising businesses.
Google's founders just hit a massive reset button on their business. In a press release sent out Monday afternoon, cofounder and CEO Larry Page renamed and reorganized the company. Google has been turned into a subsidiary of a bigger company called Alphabet. Show More Summary
Today Google, the company, is smaller while the Google universe seems to be expanding with the announcement by CEO Larry Page of a new umbrella company, called Alphabet, which will include a stripped down Google focused on search and...Show More Summary