Larry Page and Sergey Brin surprise the world with the announcement of the company Alphabet as one of the most ambitious and aggressive ideas that have been presented in the technological race over the years. The giant Google, founded by these two characters and which will now be led by the Indian Sundar Pichai , not enough in size to contain the growth of vision and ambition that they were generating from every product they launched.
Many of those crazy things now have more than a billion users, such as Google Maps, YouTube, Chrome and Android. And we have not stopped there. We’re still trying to do things that other people think like crazy but we’re very excited.
For a long time we have believed that over time companies tend to feel comfortable doing the same, only make incremental changes. But in the technology industry, where revolutionary ideas lead the next big growth areas have to feel a little uncomfortable to stay relevant.
This new company will be several other matrix having Google as helmsman.
This is what they are looking specifically Page and Brin with the birth of Alphabet as shown by the official statement:
- Carry out more ambitious things.
- Taking into account the long-term vision.
- Encourage large employers and companies to flourish.
- Invest in opportunities and resources scale we see.
- Improve transparency and supervision of what we are doing.
- Google do even better through greater attention.
- Improving the lives of many people.
“We liked the name alphabet because it means a collection of letters representing the language, one of the most important innovations of mankind”, Page said in one paragraph of his statement.