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
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.
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