Googleâ€™s newish boss has his work cut out for him. Among many other challenges, the calendar isnâ€™t in his favor.
Parent company Alphabet Inc. named Sundar Pichai as chief executive earlier this month. He has been running the core Google business since the companyâ€™s reorganization in 2015. The latest move gives Mr. Pichai a clearer line of authority across the whole groupâ€”including the moonshot projects known as â€œother betsâ€ dear to the hearts of the companyâ€™s founders. The move came with a nice raise; Alphabet granted a record-sized…