Email
Password
Remember meForgot password?
    Log in with Twitter

Alphabet News

Alphabet’s Project Loon officially launched in Puerto Rico

AT&T and Alphabet announced late Friday that they have begun to offer limited mobile Internet service using the Google parent company's "Project Loon" balloons.

Alphabet's DeepMind forms ethics unit for artificial intelligence

Washington - DeepMind, the Google sibling focusing on artificial intelligence, has announced the launch of an "ethics and society" unit to study the impact of new technologies on society.

Alphabet stock slides despite renewed predictions of $1,000 value

Google parent company Alphabet has announced it beat expectations during the second quarter of the year with a record $26 billion in revenue. As analysts predicted the stock could soon reach $1,000, the share price actually slipped due to rising costs.

Startup Dandelion uses geothermal energy to heat and cool homes

Dandelion, a company that makes geothermal cooling and heating systems for homes, was incubated for two years inside Alphabet's innovative Moonshot lab. Now, after raising $2.0 million, the company has taken root and is set to launch.

Is Silicon Valley resisting Trump? (It's complicated) Special

Brooklyn - Until recently, tech companies have largely shied away from politics. With Donald Trump’s election, though, they may no longer have the luxury of sitting on the sidelines. But are these companies really willing to stick their necks out?

Alphabet releases tool to combat Internet trolling

Google’s subsidiary Alphabet announced today the release of a tool to combat toxic comments from Internet trolls. The machine learning technology, Perspective, is still in the early stages of its development.

Google's Eric Schmidt says Donald Trump will 'do evil things'

Mountain View - Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google's parent company Alphabet, told company employees that President Donald Trump is "going to do evil things."

Google and GSK team up for multimillion bioelectronics project

London - Big name companies Google and GlaxoSmithKline have entered into a joint venture to develop bioelectronics. The emerging field is set to be the next big thing in health care.

Google co-founder Larry Page invests $100M to build flying cars

Larry Page, the co-founder of Google, is heavily investing in a revolutionary form of transportation, secretly funding a company that specializes in building flying cars.

Google ending free Fiber Internet in Kansas City

Google is going to discontinue its free Internet service in Kansas City. Since the launch of Google Fiber, residents have been able to pay a one-time construction fee and then receive unlimited Internet access for free, a deal Google has decided to end.

Google's X lab chief sees Internet reaching billions

Vancouver - The "captain of moonshots" at Google parent company Alphabet sees widespread, world-changing wireless Internet on the horizon.

Op-Ed: Bernanke — More corporate criminals should have gone to jail

“It would’ve been my preference to have more investigation of individual actions because obviously everything that went wrong or was illegal was done by some individual, not by an abstract firm,” he continued.

Op-Ed: Google renaming is more about themselves, not us

With Google shaking up its corporate structure, it stands to reason there's more than meets the public eye with the sudden name change to Alphabet, a name that could cause legal issues. But that's fine, because this move is all for Google — not for us.

Google announces massive restructuring, 'Alphabet' parent company

Google has surprised the world by announcing a large-scale restructuring of its entire business that will result in the formation of a new holding company, Alphabet, to contain the search giant itself and the various other companies it has acquired.

Travel website pays $1.1 million for one extra letter 'S'

A British company Cruise.co.uk, that sells cruise-related products, paid $1.1 million to get the domain rights for Cruises.co.uk. The reason given: It doesn’t want to lose traffic when people search for the word “Cruises” or “Cruise".
 

Search Digital Journal Archives


Set up a news alert for

Alphabet


Alphabet Image

Perspective will help moderators counteract toxic comments
Perspective will help moderators counteract toxic comments
Alphabet
 Atlas   the codename for the humanoid robot developed by Boston Dynamics  a subsidiary of Alphabet ...
'Atlas', the codename for the humanoid robot developed by Boston Dynamics, a subsidiary of Alphabet (the parent company of Google).
© Boston Dynamics
Etruscan alphabet has very similar-looking letters to our alphabet.
Etruscan alphabet has very similar-looking letters to our alphabet.
Prof. Valery Chudinov

Latest News
Top News