Google CEO Sundar Pichai’s new letter lays out how Google plans to win with AI

Now that Sundar Pichai is running Google, the company’s founders are letting him write their letter, too. On Thursday morning, Pichai took his first go at the “Founders’ Letter,” Google’s annual, often vague view of its “unconventional” nature and future. Pichai’s note is long. It doesn’t really contain anything new or mind-blowing. But he does put down his six areas of focus for the famously unfocused company. The letter underscores how much Google is prioritizing artificial intelligence. It is certainly not a departure from the Google under Alphabet CEO Larry Page, but it does signal the narrower focus Pichai is trying to impose on the 60,000-plus-person behemoth now that the Alphabet moonshots have been stripped out. Here is his six-point plan: Search and assistance Not surprising. Pichai still sees his first product — and still…


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