Alphabet founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are so enamored with the guy they put in charge of Google, CEO Sundar Pichai, that they turned him into an honorary founder and let him write their annual Founder's Letter this year. The Founder's Letter is traditionally when the founders spell out their vision for the company. Show More Summary
Bucking tradition, Larry Page and Sergey Brin have let new Google CEO Sundar Pichai write the company's annual Founders' Letter. The post Larry and Sergey Have Passed the Crown to Google's New King appeared first on WIRED.
Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) Back in April 2004, when Larry Page and Sergey Brin wrote their first, and now famous, Founders' Letter (it opened with the bold-but-still-true: "Google is not a conventional company. We do not intend to become one.") Sundar Pichai was a newemployeewho [...]
Reading that new Playboy interview with Ray Kurzweil sent me back to the infamous interview Playboy did with Larry Page and Sergey Brin in 2004. (The interview nearly torpedoed Google’s IPO, you’ll recall.) Page and Brin’s anticipation of a grand computer-human mind-meld neatly prefigures Kurzweil’s speculations: PAGE: The more information you have, the better. PLAYBOY: Yet […]
Ten years ago, Larry Page and Sergey Brin couldn’t stop talking about their excitement at the prospect of extending or replacing the human brain with computers. For the last several years, they’ve been much quieter about their mind-disruption project. I sense that a soldier in Google’s flak army warned them that in voicing their fantasies they risked weirding people […]
Google cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin lost a collective $3.8 billion dollars in after-hours trading on Thursday after Alphabet, Google's parent company, reported its first quarter earnings and missed analysts' forecasts.
Alphabet CEO Larry Page and president Sergey Brin again made $1 each last year, while executive chair Eric Schmidt earned $8 million, down from $108.7 million. read more
Talk about an expensive lunch date... Here are the first pics of Alex Rodriguez out in public with his new girlfriend Anne Wojcicki... the ex-wife of Google's billionaire co-founder, Sergey Brin. The two had a late lunch together…
Alex Rodriguez has a new girlfriend! It's been confirmed that the New York Yankees player is romantically linked to Anne Wojcicki, the ex-wife of Google cofounder Sergey Brin. Related: Derek Jeter & Hannah Davis Are Engaged! A source said: "They've been on a few dates." How exciting! Reports also claim that the sports star showed his support for the 42-year-old [...]
Page Six published an “exclusive” report claiming A-Rod (Alex Rodriguez), ex-boyfriend of Cameron Diaz, Madonna, and Kate Hudson, has begun dating someone from an entirely different world: Silicon Valley. More specifically, the part of Silicon Valley where Google co-founder Sergey Brin used to sleep. Read more...
Umesh joins a prestigious group of past honorees, including some of the world’s most brilliant tech minds like Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, Tesla Motors Inc.’s J.B. Straubel, and Larry Page and Sergey Brin of Google.
Fifteen miles away from where Larry Page and Sergey Brin worked out of their first office developing the technology that would become Google, a team of eleven engineers no older than 20 are hard at work on developing what they hope will be its replacement. Show More Summary
These two classics inspired the tech giant's cofounder to dedicate his career to blending technology and creativity.
In 1996, Sergey Brin and his Stanford Ph.D. classmate Larry Page started developing what would become the Google search engine. On his personalized Stanford site from those early days, he wrote, "Research on the Web seems to be fashionable these days and I guess I'm no exception. Show More Summary
Every Thursday afternoon, Google holds a "TGIF" meeting that invites employees to ask questions of cofounders Sergey Brin and Larry Page (or, lately, new CEO Sundar Pichai). One Thursday in early 2015, one Googler asked why employees...Show More Summary
New Google CEO Sundar Pichai just joined Larry Page, Sergey Brin, and Eric Schmidt in the "too-big-to-lose" club, according to a new filing from parent company Alphabet. For the first time, Pichai got a shout-out in the "Risks" section...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
Consider this: Google co-founder Sergey Brin came to this country at age six because his parents were trying to escape the oppression of the former Soviet Union.
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