With the new Google CEO in place, Larry Page is leaving the big decisions to Sundar Pichai. This year, Sundar Pichai rolled out a big update on one of Google’s products, the Google Hangouts. Google Hangouts is a Skype alternative. It has chat features, video conferencing and basic call features. Show More Summary
In a recent New York Times profile of Alphabet CEO Larry Page, Conor Dougherty reports that Page is known for asking employees seemingly simple questions about how they do their jobs. Page, who cofounded Google with Sergey Brin, reorganized its corporate structure last year and became CEO of Google's parent company, Alphabet. Show More Summary
"You need to be a bit uncomfortable to stay relevant," Google CEO Larry Page declared in August. With that philosophy in mind, Page and his Google cofounder Sergey Brin completely upended their $500 billion company this year They set...Show More Summary
Alphabet unified the projects previously part of Google Life Sciences under a new operating company called Verily whose CEO is Andy Conrad.
Google parent Alphabet's Larry Page and Apple CEO Tim Cook round out the top 3 of the annual MediaGuardian 100 power list, while Taylor Swift moves up and Rupert Murdoch is the highest-ranked traditional media boss. read more
Not every new idea is destined to be great. Sometimes even the most promising concepts end up in the scrap pile. You probably never heard about Google Here, but the project was so big that Alphabet CEO Larry Page himself made the final decision to abandon it. Show More Summary
If you work at Google headquarters or you just happen to be visiting, there is a very good chance you will bump into Larry Page, Sergey Brin, or Google CEO Sundar Pichai. There is also a very good chance that without a meeting at their...Show More Summary
If you work at Google or parent company Alphabet, you won't be hard-pressed to spot top executives like founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin or Google CEO Sundar Pichai around the Mountain View campus. But good luck actually talking to them. Show More Summary
Tech pundit Tim O’Reilly had just tried the new Google Photos app, and he was amazed by the depth of its artificial intelligence. O’Reilly was standing a few feet from Google CEO and co-founder Larry Page this past May, at a small cocktail reception for the press at the annual Google I/O conference—the centerpiece of the company’s year. Show More Summary
In 2001, less than five years after it was founded, Google had already opened its first international office, offered search in 15 different languages and built a team of 400 employees. Larry Page, one of its founders and now CEO, was determined to continue growing while keeping the company nimble and bureaucracy-free. Show More Summary
Alphabet is a name Larry Page wanted employees — not consumers —to be proud of, said the Alphabet CEO in a rare public appearance Monday at the Fortune Global Forum event. In his first remarks since the creation of Google's parent company earlier this year, Page spoke to the company's ambitions, both for employees and its impact on the world. Show More Summary
In his first public interview since the creation of Alphabet, CEO Larry Page talks about choosing moonshots, differences with Berkshire Hathaway and his demanding managing style.
Speaking in his first major interview since the formation of Alphabet, Google co-founder and now Alphabet CEO Larry Page said that both he and Steve Jobs had been right in their different approaches to running their respective companies. Steve Jobs had argued that Google was doing too many things, and should adopt Apple’s focused approach of doing a few things […]
Larry Page makes a rare public appearance to explain why he created a whole new structure for Google. ||| San Francisco - In a rare public appearance, Google co-founder and Alphabet CEO Larry Page explained why he was spurred to create a whole new structure for the company he created with Sergey Brin almost two decades ago. Show More Summary
Larry Page, the CEO of Google parent company Alphabet, says Google's future in China is no longer his decision and that suits him just fine. Page said that he handed off the responsibility to Sundar Pichai, the newly-appointed CEO of Google. Show More Summary
The Google co-founder talks about connecting remote populations to the Internet and picking the name "Alphabet" for Google's new parent company.
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