Pichai: The Future of Google by Jagmohan S. Bhanver

By Jagmohan S. Bhanver

An incisive investigate the world’s so much cutting edge tech corporation and the fellow selected to steer it

On 10 August 2015, an unassuming product professional who learnt his ropes at IIT Kharagpur used to be declared the following CEO of tech colossal Google. Sundar Pichai’s appointment used to be hardly ever an unforeseen one. Pichai is a guy referred to as a lot for his veritable Midas contact with each product he has constructed or led for Google – Chrome, Chrome OS and Android, to call quite a few – as for his superlative humans abilities and open-minded method of innovation.
Yet, the company’s determination to restructure its product traces and employ Pichai because the head of a leaner, extra concentrated Google, has raised inevitable questions:
• What does Pichai’s function augur for the way forward for the tech giant?
• Will Google consolidate its place for present items or will they concentrate on growing new ones?
• and may Pichai rework the association that Schmidt, web page and Brin created and led, or ensure the idea of a minority of naysayers that he's no longer but prepared for this daunting role?
Pichai: the way forward for Google presents solutions to those questions whereas throwing mild on Sundar Pichai’s adolescence and schooling; his access into the tech international and quickly stand up the ranks in Google; and his key contributions as a pace-setter and tech-guru to Google’s so much profitable properties.
Timely and insightful, this e-book bargains a unprecedented glimpse into the attention-grabbing atmosphere of a path-breaking corporation and indicates us what it takes to be a dynamic chief within the twenty first century.

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Agrippine : Sexe, crimes et pouvoir dans la Rome Impériale by Virginie Girod

By Virginie Girod

Agrippine los angeles Jeune appartient à l. a. lignée des femmes dangereuses, des empoisonneuses, des séductrices, entre Médée et girl Macbeth. Son plus grand crime ? Avoir porté un monstre à los angeles tête de Rome ! motor vehicle Agrippine los angeles Jeune est l. a. mère de Néron, le tyran qu’on accusa de tous les vices, le ultimate persécuteur des chrétiens. Pour déposer los angeles couronne de lauriers sur los angeles tête de son fils et gouverner Rome à ses côtés, Agrippine souilla ses mains du sang d’innocents, s’offrit à des hommes de toutes stipulations pour mieux les manipuler. Hélas, Néron, une fois son pouvoir bien établi, assassina sa démiurge de mère. Mais l’historiographie est trompeuse. Derrière los angeles criminelle sensuelle, derrière los angeles mère indigne, se cache une femme résiliente et intelligente, une femme politique redoutable, déterminée et machiavélique. Le destin d’Agrippine est incroyable. D’illustre naissance, descendante à l. a. fois d’Auguste, de Marc Antoine et de Jules César, elle révolutionna los angeles fonction d’impératrice et prit half au gouvernement de Rome envers et contre tous en dépit de sa de femme. Et si c’était là sa plus grande transgression ?

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I Want to Take You Higher: The Life and Times of Sly & the by Jeff Kaliss

By Jeff Kaliss

Writer Jeff Kaliss scored the 1st face-to-face interview with the reclusive star in over twenty years, making this ebook a must-read for any rock 'n' roll fan. From his anthemic early hits ("I are looking to Take You Higher," "Family Affair," "Dance to the Music"), during the moody meditations of "There's a revolt Going On" and past, Sly & the kinfolk Stone have left an indelible stamp on rock, funk, pop, and hip hop.

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