"How long," asks Silicon.com, "before we hear 'Eric Schmidt doesn't do stairs' or 'Larry Page must only be photographed on his good side'?" Couldn't have said it better myself. The site gives a perfect little recap of the attitude media is taking toward Google, which is finally losing the "we're so cute" shine to its image that always tempered more serious criticisms of the company.
But this actually seems more comfy. No more "Don't be evil" bull with quirky snack rooms thrown in. Now Google can deal with the media just as every other tech company does — with fear, distrust, and a little bit of megalomania.
Why Google needs to relax [Silicon.com]