How Twitter reacted to Google's Alphabet, Pichai's appointment

  • HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
  • Updated: Aug 11, 2015 12:24 IST

India-born Sundar Pichai has been named CEO of Google as part of a surprise corporate overhaul that saw the search giant forming a new parent company called Alphabet Inc.

Google chief executive Larry Page announced the change on Monday, saying he will hold the same title at Alphabet. Co-founder Sergey Brin will be the president at Alphabet, the new holding company for the tech giant's newer ventures such as research arm X Lab, investment unit Google Ventures and health and science operations.


Sundar Pichai is spicy rasam in Google's fuzzy Alphabet soup

As the internet titan unveiled the new corporate structure, netizens took to social networking sites to post their reactions.

With #Alphabet topping the trends, here are some of the quirkiest reactions on Twitter :

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