Tag: Sundar Pichai

Google Diminishes 'Don’t Be Evil' In Company’s New Code Of Conduct, According To Report

Google changed its company’s code of conduct sometime between late April and early May. One of the significant updates in the company’s policy is diminishing a key company slogan, ‘Don’t Be Evil.’

Google May 21, 2018

Google CEO Speaks Out About YouTube Shooting After Woman Injures 3 People, Kills Herself

An active shooter at the YouTube headquarters injured three people and killed herself. Google CEO Sunda Pichai, as well as the CEOs of YouTube, Apple, Twitter, and others, expressed their regrets and support to those affected by this tragedy.

Google April 4, 2018

Google CEO Sundar Pichai: Artificial Intelligence Is More ‘Profound’ Than Fire, Electricity

As one of the guests on a TV show, Google CEO Sundar Pichai compared advancements in artificial intelligence with the discovery of fire and electricity. His example sparked a debate among people in the tech industry.

Google January 23, 2018

Google CEO Sundar Pichai Has No Regrets Over Firing James Damore

Google CEO Sundar Pichai doesn’t have any regrets firing anti-diversity memo writer James Damore, according to a new interview. The embattled employee is now suing Google for discrimination.

Google January 20, 2018

Tech Education Shouldn’t Just Be About Coding, According To Google CEO Sundar Pichai

Sundar Pichai, Google’s CEO, doesn’t think teaching coding is the solution to all the problems in the technology industry. In order to prepare for a tech-filled future, individuals must be equipped with basic tech skills, too.

Google January 19, 2018

The Google Cheeseburger Emoji Debate Is Ripping Up The Internet: Here's What It's All About

A debate involving the Google cheeseburger emoji has started ripping up the internet. Here's what the fuss is all about, and how you can join in on the fun like Google CEO Sundar Pichai did.

Google October 29, 2017

Google Fires Employee Behind Controversial Anti-Diversity Memo, But This Is Not Yet Over

Google has fired James Damore, the senior software engineer behind the controversial anti-diversity memo that rocked the company over the weekend. However, despite his dismissal, the discussion on the topics raised in the document will not yet end.

Business Tech August 8, 2017

Sundar Pichai Collected $200 Million As Salary In 2016 While Google Cofounders Larry Page And Sergey Brin Took $1

Google CEO Sundar Pichai has earned $200 million as his compensation for 2016. His bosses, Sergey Brin and Larry Page earned only $1 as salary for their roles in Alphabet.

Google April 29, 2017

Google CEO Sundar Pichai Personally Responds To 7-Year-Old Girl Who Wants To Work For Google

Google CEO Sundar Pichai writes back to a girl's application letter asking for a job. Pichai says he looks forward to receiving the girl's application once she's done with school.

Google February 16, 2017

Following Trump's Immigration Order, Google Urges All Staff Overseas To Return To US While They Still Can

The immigration order signed by U.S. President Donald Trump is making huge waves and the ban imposed raises great concern. Google CEO Sundar Pichai has now recalled all staff overseas, urging them to return to the United States while they still can.

Business Tech January 29, 2017

Google's Sundar Pichai Quora Account Hacking Incident Is Another Grim Reminder That Nobody Is Safe

Sundar Pichai is now the latest victim of hacking being lodged against big bosses in Silicon Valley. The culprit OurMine sends the message loud and clear: nobody is safe.

Security June 28, 2016

Quora Account Of Google CEO Sundar Pichai Hacked

The hacking outfit OurMine has now compromised the Quora and Twitter accounts of Google CEO Sundar Pichai. OurMine is also the hacking group that recently broke into Mark Zuckerberg's Twitter account.

Internet June 27, 2016

Google CEO Sundar Pichai, Edward Snowden Side With Tim Cook On Apple vs. FBI Encryption Case

Apple is embroiled in a dispute with the FBI as it refuses to create an iOS backdoor to investigate the iPhone 5c used by one of the shooters in the San Bernardino attacks. Google CEO Sundar Pichai and NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden have sided with Apple in the issue.

Business February 18, 2016

Sundar Pichai Gets $199 Million Stock Grant, Largest Ever For A Google Executive

Sundar Pichai just received his first significant award from Alphabet, and the number is quite impressive. Pichai got $199 million in stock, which will vest up until 2019.

Money February 9, 2016

Gmail Now With 1 Billion Monthly Active Users, Reports Google Chief Sundar Pichai

Gmail now accounts for a billion active monthly users and becomes the seventh product from Google to have achieved this milestone. The announcement was made by Google CEO himself, Sundar Pichai.

Internet February 2, 2016

Google CEO Sundar Pichai Talks About The Keys To Tech Leadership In India

The tech giant's top leader says the country's education system needs to empower students to take risks and even fail, so that they could eventually thrive in the tech space.

December 18, 2015

Google Might Let You Choose Android N’s Name In An Online Poll, Says Sundar Pichai

The next version of Android could be named after an Indian dessert. Google's CEO, Sundar Pichai, even says he'll ask his mom for suggestions.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 18, 2015

CEO Sundar Pichai At Google For India Event: Wi-Fi At Train Stations, Project Loon, New Campus, Android And More

At the Google for India event, Google's CEO Sundar Pichai divulged plans for the country. The plans include a new campus in Hyderabad, Internet connectivity at 100 railway stations, as well as new features for Android.

Business December 17, 2015

Google CEO Sundar Pichai, An Immigrant, Counters Trump's Intolerant Discourse: 'Let's Not Let Fear Defeat Our Values'

In a Medium post, Sundar Pichai wrote a short appeal to acceptance, diversity and open-mindedness in the American society. His statement followed other voices from Silicon Valley who criticized the recent intolerant discourse of Donald Trump.

Society December 12, 2015

Google Appoints VMware Cofounder And Former CEO Diane Greene To Lead The Charge In Enterprise Cloud Computing

Google named VMware's cofounder and ex-CEO Diane Greene to head Google's enterprise business. Google believes that Greene's expertise will help the company in attaining its potential in the corporate cloud market.

Business November 20, 2015

Google Is Rethinking Everything With Machine Learning At The Core For Smarter Artificial Intelligence

Google wants to leverage machine learning even more in its future products and services, which will in turn lead to more intuitive software and smarter AI functionality overall. CEO Sundar Pichai noted that investing in AI and machine learning is a top priority, highlighting how the technology already plays a great role in its services.

Apps/Software October 24, 2015

Google’s Top Management Gets A Reshuffling: Sundar Pichai Appoints New Head Of Android, Chrome And Chromecast

Sundar Pichai, after his appointment as Google's CEO a couple of months ago, has begun filling vacated spots within the company. Schindler, Lockheimer and Mohan have been promoted to higher positions within Google.

Business October 13, 2015

Google Is Bringing Its Play Store Apps To Windows 10: Rumor

A new rumor that surfaced on Reddit points to the possibility of a major collaboration between Google and Microsoft to bring Google’s popular apps to Windows 10.

Apps/Software October 5, 2015

Alphabet Is Now An IPO, Lists Google As A Subsidiary Company

Google officially became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Alphabet, Inc. following the latter’s listing as an IPO at the Securities and Exchange Commission. Alphabet will be headed by Larry Page and Sergey Brin as CEO and President respectively.

Business October 5, 2015

Is India The New Tech Frontier? Google To Bring Free High-Speed Wi-Fi To 100 Train Stations By 2016’s End

Google signed a partnership with two of India’s biggest Internet service providers to bring free high-speed Wi-Fi to hundreds of train stations in India, where more than 10 million people pass through every day.

Internet September 28, 2015

Google Has A New Logo

After a massive reorganization, Google has updated its logo.

Internet September 1, 2015

Google Restructures As Alphabet Inc.: Will The ABCs Of Technology World Change?

After undergoing a massive shakeup, Google is now the subsidiary of a new holding company called Alphabet, but most people won’t probably feel the changes at all.

Business August 11, 2015

Google Announces Complete Restructuring Of Business, Creation Of Alphabet Inc. As Parent Company

Google has announced a complete overhaul of its business, with the creation of Alphabet Inc. as Google's new parent company. Alphabet will also oversee a number of other companies previously owned by Google, and the Google we know today will be slimmed down to focus on the company's Internet-based products.

Business August 10, 2015

Apple CEO Tim Cook: Morality Demands Right To Privacy

Apple CEO Tim Cook takes a shot at companies that compromise user privacy to make profit, saying Apple will never trade off the security of its users for the sake of making more money.

Business June 3, 2015

Google I/O 2015: Here's What Happened

There was unlimited photo storage, Android M, Virtual Reality, YouTube offline, 'Now on Tap' and more. Google packed a lot of cool new tech into its Google I/O 2015 and here are the best bits.

Internet May 28, 2015

Google Network May Launch By End Of March But Only For Nexus 6

Google's mobile network could be launched as soon as the end of March, but it will only work with Nexus 6 phones. It's all happening very quickly as the project was only announced at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on March 2.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 6, 2015

MWC 2015: Google Unveils Android Pay To Rival Apple's Mobile Payment Model

Sundar Pichal, speaking at the Mobile World Congress, dropped another bombshell. Google plans its own mobile payments framework called Android Pay.

Business March 2, 2015

MWC 2015: Google Announces Wireless Carrier Plans By Becoming A 'Mobile Virtual Network Operator'

The SEO juggernaut better known as Google will be developing its own wireless carrier service. It made the announcement at the Mobile World Congress.

Internet March 2, 2015

Google's Sundar Pichai Calls Out Apple, Says 'Irresponsible' To Charge Too Much

Google executive Sundar Pichai has come out against the way that Apple prices its products, saying that it is 'irresponsible' to charge as much as the iPhone maker does.

Money February 27, 2015

Android co-founder Andy Rubin says Google bye, but why?

Andy Rubin, former Android chief at Google and robotics team leader, is ready to take on new horizons. Rubin says goodbye to Google to build his own startup accelerator.

Business November 3, 2014

Android founder Andy Rubin leaves Google days after Sundar Pichai's elevation: Was split amicable?

Google's former Android head and now chief of the robotics team Andy Rubin leaves the company following CEO Larry Page's shakeup of Google's executive team.

Business November 1, 2014

Android founder leaving Google to launch hardware incubator

Android founder Andy Rubin leaves Google to incubate startups through his own company. James Kuffner will move up in Google's robotics division to replace Rubin.

Business October 31, 2014

Android chief Sundar Pichai gets more responsibilities and that's good news for Android fans

Google's Android and Chrome chief takes on more work as CEO Larry Page steps back to take it all in. Sundar PIchai's promotion in the reorganization is good news for Android fans and investors.

Business October 27, 2014

The rise and rise of Sundar Pichai in Google (and Larry Page is loving it)

Google CEO Larry Page is taking a step back from his everyday responsibilities, which he hands over to the man of the hour, Sundar Pichai.

Business October 25, 2014

Google Inbox app redefines email management. Here's how you can be on the invite list

The team behind Gmail has come up with Inbox, a new email productivity "designed to focus on what really matters." The invite-only system allows users to more easily access important information and group together messages of the same type.

Apps/Software October 25, 2014

Let's talk Android-powered wearables: Google's Sundar Pichai at SXSW

Google has announced at the SXSW 2014 that it will give developers a tool to develop applications for wearable technology devices. Sounds like a "Big Ban" for the wearables industry.

Wearable Tech March 10, 2014

Google I/O 2014 dates confirmed, tickets to be randomly issued

Google has announced the dates for its annual developers conference in San Francisco. Some changes about the registration process are expected.

Business February 22, 2014

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