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And we generally want to encourage a culture of innovation, and that's what we focus on. I think it is fine that some of them happen outside. So we don't view it as a zero-sum game and we're very comfortable with how we approach it.
Overall when I look across Google and Alphabet, the number of areas where we've been able to build world-class products and achieve scale and success – we've had over 7 products that serve a billion users each – so I think our track record speaks there.
As we went from desktops to mobile, it's not like one replaced the other... It expanded the pie. I approach this the same way.
The Assistant team talked about conversational actions as a way by which we can integrate third parties into the voice experience.
Scaling up through partnerships is a big area focus and investment for us.
As we go into 2017, I expect cloud to be one of our largest areas of investment and headcount growth.
We have long aimed to help people find the information that they want, right when the need it, and sometimes, even before they think to ask for it.
We are moving "from a mobile-first to an AI-first world.
We want to build a Google for each user.
Google does a lot of things, but if you peel away everything and you distill it, this is the heart of what we do. It's what we are about.
The early reception has been great, [users] are interacting with it very naturally.
Diane has initiated a set of changes and essentially she has integrated our go-to-market strategy with our engineering and product efforts. I see a shift to a world-class enterprise approach, and it's definitely having an impact on the type of conversations we are having and the outcome of the RFPs (requests for proposals) we are engaged in.
Once again the primary driver was the increased use of mobile search by consumers benefiting from our ongoing efforts to enhance the mobile search experience.
Our investment in mobile now underlines everything that we do today from search and YouTube to Android and advertising. Mobile is the engine that drives the person and now through a deep investments in machine learning and AI we are building the engine that will drive our future.
Machine learning is the engine that will drive our future and it's already making our products better.
We live in very, very exciting times. Computing has had an amazing evolution.