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What to Expect From Google I/O 2017

Thousands of software and hardware developers will descend on the Googleplex to hear about the company's latest products. Here's what they might be.

Tom Brant

Google's $600 Billion Blueprint

Alphabet is worth over $600 billion. How'd they do it?

Andrew Medal

Google Spins Out Self-Driving Car Company as Waymo

The name stands for "a new way forward in mobility."

Alexandria Sage

Alphabet's Unit Discloses Snapchat Investment

Alphabet's venture capital arm, CapitalG, has not made a formal announcement and it was not clear when Google made the investment.

Reuters

How Google Has Changed the World

An early employee remembers the sense of purpose in its democratization of access to information.

Miriam Rivera

Alphabet's Nest Said to Face Restructuring Months After Co-Founder's Departure

Tony Fadell left Nest earlier this summer, the latest in a stream of workers to reportedly leave the company.

Google Executive Quits Self-Driving Car Project

Chris Urmson, in a blog post late Friday, said he was 'ready for a fresh challenge.'

Reuters

Google to Test Project Wing Drone Delivery Service in the U.S.

The Project Wing team will test its delivery service 'in a safe testing environment,' the White House said.

Alphabet Posts Strong Revenue on Video Market, Stock Surges

Google's parent on Thursday revealed that efforts to push its vast advertising business toward mobile is paying off as second quarter earnings handily beat Wall Street's expectations.

Reuters

Google's Diversity Efforts Show Scant Progress

The company released its diversity figures for the first time in 2014 and sparked a conversation among Silicon Valley tech companies that led many of its closest competitors to follow suit.

Reuters

5 Years Later, Google+ Is a Forgettable Product Worth Remembering

It's a major milestone today for a Google product that never lived up to its hype.

Ray Hennessey