In a 700-page book, the Harvard scholar skewered tech giants like Facebook and Google with a damning phrase: “surveillance capitalism.”
Page and Brin still hold 51% of Alphabet’s voting shares, giving them effective control over the company.
Sundar Pichai will now scrutinise Alphabet Inc's 'moonshot' projects that aim at diversifying business
Pichai now faces the challenge of balancing the potential benefit of bold, uncertain bets about future technology with their short-term costs.
Sundar Pichai to head Google's parent co, Alphabet Inc: The rise of a soft-spoken engineer from Chennai
Pichai became the CEO of Alphabet Inc., parent of Google, as founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin steps aside.
Anand Mahindra, Vijay Shekhar Sharma among others congratulate Sundar Pichai on becoming Alphabet CEO
Mahindra and Mahindra Chairman Anand Mahindra and Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma among others took to Twitter to congratulate Google CEO Sundar Pichai for becoming the head of Alphabet — the internet giant’s parent company.
Sundar Pichai, Google’s chief executive, will become the chief of both Google and Alphabet.
'Sundar Pichai brings humility, passion for technology to our users': Google co-founders Larry Page And Sergey Brin on new Alphabet CEO
Sundar Pichai will replace Larry Page as the CEO of Google's parent company Alphabet.
Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are stepping down from Alphabet and work as board members.
Today a multi-billion-dollar giant, Google was founded in a Stanford University dorm room in 1998 by two PhD students.
Google was launched in 1998 in a garage rented in the Northern California city of Menlo Park.
Alphabet President Sergey Brin says technology companies must take full responsibility for the social impact of their work
Alphabet’s primary unit, Google, has become a top target in Silicon Valley for regulators, authorities and critics in advertising and media.
Eric Schmidt held shares worth about $4.9 billion and maintained 5.6 percent voting control over the company.
Point your browser (mobile or desktop) to Google Search and you be greeted with a party spread complete with a birthday cake, party hats and balloons shaped in the letters of the 'Google' alphabets.
Google's parent company Alphabet Inc has reportedly lost a crucial patent to its Project Loon to Space Data
Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin, once again drew salaries of only one dollar.
The age of the flying car may be closer to reality than you think.
Sure, a lot of tech CEOs raised their voices against the order. We have a whole list here. But in the case of Google, it is not only the CEO, but also a co-founder, former CEO as well as the Google employees themselves, who have made their stand clear over the last few days.
Google co-founder and president of Alphabet Sergey Brin has joined the protesters at the San Francisco International Airport, to express his disappointment over the executive order passed by US President Donald Trump.
Reorganizing itself under the umbrella company Alphabet has done wonders for Google - but less so for a grab bag of eclectic projects ranging from robotic cars to internet-beaming balloons, which are suffering costly growing pains.
Google was incorporated in 1998, but the roots of the company goes back a little more than that.