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# Larry Page

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# Sundar Pichai
Google co-founders step down from parent firm Alphabet
Larry Page and Sergey Brin are handing the reins to current Google CEO Sundar Pichai.
Emails between Google and Uber show how the tech giants became enemies
Uber was suspicious that Google was going to launch a competing lift-sharing service.
# pair of boobs
This Playboy issue is the reason Google's founders almost never do interviews
You could say they were caught with their pants down.
# secret plans
Space exploration has a new major player in town...Google
The giant web company is spending nearly €1 billion on a San Francisco air base.
# overeager
Why people work hard, even when they already have everything they need
These scientists carried out a study to understand why people sacrifice leisure to work and earn more than they need.
# Results
Google's revenue hits $50 billion for the first time
It’s good news for Google: the internet titan has reported rising profits and its highest revenue ever for 2012.
# Oops
Google shares plunge as bad results are released prematurely
Shares fell more than 9 per cent in Google after it mistakenly filed its latest earnings too early.
# Google
Explainer: why is Google planning to split its stock?
Shareholders expected to approve the company’s plan today to issue a new class of stock.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Wednesday
All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.
# Patent Wars
Google CEO grilled in court over anti-trust allegations
Larry Page takes the stand in a case taken by Oracle, who claim Google stole some Java technology for the Android OS.
# Steve Jobs
Obama leads tributes to "visionary" Steve Jobs
Tributes flood in from around the world as Apple announces the death of its co-founder and former Chief Executive.
# GChat
Google Talk? Former chief executive Schmidt considers TV
Eric Schmidt – who only stepped down as Google’s CEO five days ago – is eyeing up a CNN talk show, say reports.
# Google
Google news: Eric Schmidt out, Larry Page in
Schmidt is stepping down as CEO of Google, and company has announced Larry Page will take over the position.
# Silver Screen Geeks
Google founders to follow Facebook to the silver screen
Mark Zuckerberg’s film is out in October – and a similar one on the foundation of Google may follow.