Google being Google, world’s biggest tech giant, and a cash-rich company whose employee-friendly culture is universally celebrated and lauded does Christmas in style. Not only does Google go out in decking up its campuses around the globe and dissing up Christmas special fare to its 30,000 employees, it plays the biggest Santa every Christmas.
Google employees around the world get a gift, called the Holiday gift every year during Christmas. These are no ordinary gifts, a box of chocolates or a little gadget! We have a roundup of all the gifts Google’s showered on its employees.
Sundar Pichai, newly appointed CEO of Google is on a maiden visit to his native country after being appointed chief in August this year.
Speaking at a high-profile Google India event, Pichai was all hope giving and positive news sharing from Google’s stable. Pichai announced some major plans the tech giant has for India.
Google will collaborate with Indian Railways to provide WiFi services at 500 railway stations. This was announced during the Indian Prime Minister’s visit to the search giant’s headquarters in USA. RailTel Corporation of India, a public sector unit under the Ministry of Railways would partner with Google for this purpose. It would be Google’s biggest WiFi project. The project would commence from Mumbai Central railway station, where it would be ready by mid-October. According to…
The familiar, reassuring logo that greeted millions of netizens as they embarked upon their online netizens is about to be altered. Google, which had a virtually unchanged logo for the greater part of the company’s 16-year old existence, is finally changing its logo. Here is the new logo, right next to the old one.
A highly coveted Google job landed on his lap after a mysterious and innovative challenge presented itself to Mark Rosett.
A recollection of all the odd jobs- totalling 13- I did, before landing my first job at Google.
Say Hello to Alphabet!
Google is all over the news this week. First, the Chennai boy Sundar Pichai takes charge as Google’s new CEO. Second, Google gets a new parent company – Alphabet Inc.
Google came up with some staggering news today. It announced that it was restructuring its operations and renaming itself Alphabet. Google would now be a part of the Alphabet corporation, which would also contain within itself some of Google’s more futuristic ventures, such as Google Fiber, Calico, and Google X.
Microsoft had a suitable response.
The story of Sundar Pichai’s rise to the top of the tech world.
In a big and bold move, Google’s co-founder and now former CEO Larry Page announced that Google will go through a big restructuring.