"Google Ideas, one of the pet projects of former Google CEO and current Alphabet Chairman Eric Schmidt, will now be called Jigsaw, becoming the tenth unit inside of Google’s holding company, Alphabet. Jared Cohen, the guy who ran Google Ideas, will serve as president of Jigsaw.Alphabet Rebrands Google Ideas as Jigsaw | Re/code
Jigsaw is where Google thinks up ways to solve the world’s biggest problems, like privacy or Web security or even money laundering. Among the other challenges Jigsaw is trying to solve: Organized crime, police brutality, human trafficking and terrorism."
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
Alphabet Rebrands Google Ideas as Jigsaw | Re/code
Check this Eric Schmidt (Medium) post for details