Larry Page has been the CEO of Google for about a year now. He has just published his 2012 Update of the state of Google. In a Google+ post to unveil his update, he said ” Instead of our usual Founders’ Letter, I wanted to do something different and give you an update on what we are focused on. Top of my priority list has been creating a simpler, more intuitive experience across all our products so users get exactly what they need, right when they want it. ”

2012 Update from the CEO
Sergey and I founded Google because we believed that building a great search experience would improve people’s lives and, hopefully, the world.  And in the decade-plus that’s followed, we’ve been constantly delighted by the ways in which people have used our technology—such as making an artificial limb using old designs discovered online

Continue the full update of the State of Google here