The company formerly known as Google is far bigger than most people realize (GOOG, GOOGL)

Thomson ReutersSeveral of the projects and companies overseen by Alphabet Inc., the holding company Google created in 2015, have generated news of late. On Tuesday,  RBC Capital analyst Mark Maha.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2018

Trump doubles down on slamming Google, saying it"s "taking advantage of a lot of people" — and warns Google, Facebook, and Twitter to "be careful" (GOOG, GOOGL, FB, TWTR)

Spencer Platt/Getty Images Hours after claiming Google "rigged" search results to supress conservative media outlets, US President Donald Trump attacked the company again later from the Oval office. Trump claimed that Google w.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 28th, 2018

Meet the little-known group inside of Google that"s fighting terrorists and trolls all across the web (GOOG, GOOGL)

Jigsaw Google and its parent company Alphabet are well aware that the internet has been a boon to bad people who want to do bad things.  Alphabet employs.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 25th, 2018

Google sister company Loon is in talks with Uganda to deliver balloon-based internet service — showing that Africa is a major opportunity for the company (GOOGL, GOOG)

Google Project Loon Loon, an Alphabet company that started as a Google project, is in preliminary talks with Uganda about providing 4G LTE internet service to the cou.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 30th, 2018

A former exec says Google once pulled the plug on videoconferencing tech because it couldn"t identify people of color (GOOG, GOOGL)

Greg Sandoval/Business Insider Former Google executive Diane Bryant said during a presentation on Tuesday that she had first-hand knowledge about .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 15th, 2018

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Prostitutes Values to Capture China

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Prostitutes Values to Capture China Alphabet Inc.’s (GOOGL) Google has embarked on a broad strategy to expand in China claim a number of people either involved in the effort or.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsAug 14th, 2018

A former Google China exec says the company"s plan to build a censored search engine in the country is likely a violation of human rights (GOOG, GOOGL)

Greg Sandoval/Business Insider A former Google exec who worked in China has called Google's p.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 10th, 2018

A company that Google acquired in 2008 could be the key to its plans to re-enter China (GOOGL, GOOG)

Reuters Google used one of the sites it owns in China to test a censored search engine. The site is, which Google acquired in 2008. China's government has indicated Google is welcome back as long as it follows the .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 8th, 2018

Google Prematurely Calls Time Of Death For Orrin Hatch, Sergio Marchionne

Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOGL) (NASDAQ: GOOG) is the first place many people go to find the answer to a question. But the search engine isn’t infallible. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 24th, 2018

Google faced lots of challenges in 2nd quarter but Wall Street is confident earnings are unaffected (GOOG, GOOGL)

Google faced an antitrust investigation in Europe and saw thousands of employees protest the company's AI work with the military and even saw a woman shoot up YouTube's headquarters during the second quarter. Wall S.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 23rd, 2018

Google Cloud freaked developers out when it reportedly threatened to automatically and permanently lock up a company"s critical app (GOOG, GOOGL, AMZN)

Google A Medium post got a lot of attention from developers ov.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 2nd, 2018

Google Cloud freaked developers out when it threatened to automatically and permanently lock up a company"s critical app (GOOG, GOOGL, AMZN)

Google A Medium post got a lot of atten.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 2nd, 2018

Google"s Larry Page "floored" an early investor when he predicted it could be twice as big as Yahoo before it even had a business model (GOOG, GOOGL)

AP In 1999, before Google was a well-known (or well-funded) company, founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin were discus.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 19th, 2018

Google is ramping up its plan to put its AI in the hands of doctors (GOOG, GOOGL)

Ethan Miller/Getty Images   Google is expanding program that seeks to learn whether AI technology can reduce the time doctors spend on note taking.  The company recently posted four j.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 14th, 2018

People are dragging Google for claiming that its vegan salad emoji is promoting "inclusion and diversity" — and they"re pointing out that the company has much bigger problems to fix

Google Google user experience manager Jennifer Daniel tweeted on Wednesday that the c.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 8th, 2018

An Amazon-backed smart thermostat company just snagged another $36 million to take on Google"s Nest (GOOG, GOOGL, AMZN)

Ecobee Ecobee, a Toronto-based smart thermostat company, has raised $47 million CAD (ab.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 31st, 2018

People are already forming some very strong opinions about Google"s wild new technology that sounds like a real human on the phone (GOOG, GOOGL)

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 11th, 2018

Google has wild new technology that sounds like a real human on the phone, and people already have really strong opinions about it (GOOG, GOOGL)

Youtube Embed: // Width: 560px Height: 315px The video above shows the first public demonstration Google Duplex, a new experimental feature that let.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 10th, 2018

Here"s everything Google unveiled at its biggest conference of the year (GOOG, GOOGL)

Beck Diefenbach/Reuters Google I/O, the search giant's annual developer conference, kicked off on Tuesday. Google I/O is typically where executives and managers reveal the company's plans as well a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 9th, 2018

Leaving the country for nearly 2 weeks made me realize how much I depend on my Google Home (GOOG, GOOGL)

Google/YouTube I went on a 10-day trip to Europe and couldn't bring my Google Home along.  I realized how much I've .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 21st, 2018

Google had to change Gmail"s new Smart Reply responses because its AI kept suggesting "I love you" (GOOG, GOOGL)

Shutterstock Gmail's "Smart Reply" feature suggests quick responses at the bottom of emails.   "I love you" was often a suggested reply until Google changed it in testing. Another common early .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider16 hr. 37 min. ago