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Business News

Google Shuts Down Comparison-Shopping Site to Focus on 'Future Innovations'

In an email to its partners on Monday, the company said Google Compare would end on March 23.

Business News

Google Is Pulling the Plug on Photo Service Picasa

Instead, the company will begin focusing on a new service named Google Photos.

Business News

Google Is Testing Wireless Charging for Its Self-Driving Cars

Wireless charging could help accelerate the adoption of individually owned electric vehicles.

Business News

Alphabet Becomes Most Valuable U.S. Company; Gmail Hits 1 Billion Users

The parent company of Google stole the crown from Apple.

Business News

Alphabet Spent $3.6 Billion on Moonshot Projects

Monday marked the first time that Alphabet reported quarterly revenue from Google's core advertising businesses as separate from its more experimental ventures.

Business News

Google Reportedly Paid Apple $1 Billion to Keep Its Search Bar on iPhone

The report came from court transcripts related to a copyright lawsuit filed by Oracle Corp.

Business News

Elon Musk and Other Tech Leaders Pour $1 Billion Into Artificial Intelligence Startup

The effort announced on Friday, called OpenAI, joins significant investments from companies such as Alphabet Inc's Google, Facebook Inc and Inc.

Business News

Google Life Sciences Unit Rebrands as 'Verily'

The name change follows Google's transition to the parent name Alphabet.

Science & Technology

Alphabet's Eric Schmidt: Gmail Is 'Far More Secure' Than Government Systems

Schmidt spoke this week at a private cybersecurity thought leadership forum in New York City.

Business News

Guess What Domain Name Google Just Bought?

Hint: It has to do with its new holding company.


What Google's New Parent, Alphabet, Is Teaching Us About Self-Actualization

What are Sergey Brin and Larry Page up to now? A groundbreaking path toward their vision of the future.

Business News

Why Google's Move to Alphabet Just Changed This Man's Life

Google's restructuring means the purchase of more than a few domains from Daniel Negari's web domain registry,

Data & Recovery

Google to Reorganize Into New Company Called 'Alphabet'

The search giant is breaking into smaller units and adopting an umbrella-company strategy.