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Can Alphabet Solve Google's Hooli Problem?

Fifteen months ago, Adrian Aoun looked to be on his way out the door at Google. The Mountain View monolith had scooped up his news aggregation startup, Wavii, … 856 more words

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What We Know About Google's Alphabet Soup. And What We Don't.

The world’s most dominant Internet company — its most ambitious and, yes, often its most feared — is now just three engineers, a lawyer and a financier. 1,488 more words

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Google Renames Self Alphabet, Gives Sundar Pichai Better Title

Google Inc. is now Alphabet Inc.

In a letter to shareholders on Monday, Google’s current CEO Larry Page spelled out what seems like a seismic change in the Internet search giant: The incorporated company now falls under a new holding company, called Alphabet, run by the two co-founders, Page and Sergey Brin. 578 more words

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The Prodigal Son of Google: Omid Kordestani's Full Code Conference Interview (Video)

Although Omid Kordestani was away from Google for five years, by his telling, he never really left.

The executive, who returned to Google last July, told… 106 more words

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Google Says Crazy Moonshot Projects Will Ensure its Lasting Success

Google shareholders may criticize the company’s moonshot projects like self-driving cars and smart contact lenses as big wastes of money. But chairman Eric Schmidt says the futuristic projects guarantee Google’s future success. 177 more words

Google says crazy moonshot projects will ensure its lasting success

Google shareholders may criticize the company’s moonshot projects like self-driving cars and smart contact lenses as big wastes of money. But chairman Eric Schmidt says the futuristic projects guarantee Google’s future success. 190 more words

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