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Over 3 billion devices are now on Android globally, says Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai

Over 3 billion devices are now on Android globally, says Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai During the company’s earnings call, Alphabet and...

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Google parent Alphabet’s profit slips again after CEO warns of ‘economic headwinds’

The Q2 2022 earnings report for Alphabet, the parent company of Google and YouTube, shows that the company’s profits are down year over year and...

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Alphabet’s Wing is working on larger drones that can handle heavier deliveries

Wing, the drone delivery company owned by Alphabet, revealed a variety of prototypes that can handle packages of all sizes. Wing, the drone delivery...

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Google in talks to join India's open e-commerce network

Partners of the ONDC project, which currently includes the likes of Indian fintech firm Paytm, will show listings from each other on their platforms...

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Google parent Alphabet’s Q1 profits dropped by more than $1 billion compared to 2021

Alphabet’s just-released Q1 2022 earnings show Google is still raking in a ton of cash, with $68 billion in revenue for three months. However,...

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No you are not alone, YouTube did face a brief outage

YouTube faced a brief outage around mid-night on April 13. But the service is working glitch-free now. If you experienced YouTube acting...

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Stripe, Alphabet, Meta, Shopify, and McKinsey launch new carbon removal initiative

Stripe, Alphabet, Meta, Shopify, and McKinsey pledged $925 million to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. Big names in tech and consulting...

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Snapchat has a new lens to help you learn the American Sign Language alphabet

Snap is launching a new Snapchat lens, called ASL Alphabet Lens, that can help you learn the American Sign Language (ASL) alphabet. You can try it...

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Alphabet’s Wing kicks off drone delivery service in Dallas on April 7th

Wing plans to kick off an official drone delivery service in Dallas on April 7th. The company’s quadcopters will deliver items from Walgreens and...

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Google parent company Alphabet broke $200 billion in annual revenue for the first time

Google parent company Alphabet reported $257 billion in revenue for 2021, a 41 percent increase from the year prior. In the fourth quarter of 2021,...

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Congress subpoenas Meta, Alphabet, Twitter, and Reddit over January 6th Capitol attack

The House of Representatives Select Committee for investigating the January 6th attack on the US Capitol has requested information from Meta,...

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Why automobile companies are trying to steal the limelight at CES 2022?

While most announcements indicated the march towards virtual space, what raised eyebrows was the automaker's entre in this influential tech...

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Alphabet is launching a company that uses AI for drug discovery

Google parent company Alphabet is launching a new company called Isomorphic Laboratories which will use AI tools for drug discovery. It will build...

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Alphabet is putting its prototype robots to work cleaning up around Google’s offices

Alphabet says its Everyday Robot team at X is now testing its prototype machines in Google’s offices. The bots are performing light custodial work...

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Alphabet’s Wing is bringing its drone delivery service to Dallas-Fort Worth

Wing, a subsidiary of Alphabet, is launching a drone delivery service in Dallas-Forth Worth in collaboration with a local Walgreens. Drones will soon...

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Alphabet’s Project Taara laser tech beamed 700TB of data across nearly 5km

Google’s parent company Alphabet has a moonshot project dedicated to building up a wireless optical technology that can create links capable of...

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Alphabet’s drone delivery service Wing hits 100,000 deliveries milestone

Wing, the drone delivery company operated by Google-parent Alphabet, has hit a milestone of 100,000 deliveries. The company’s success is being...

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Google parent Alphabet launches Intrinsic: a new company to build software for industrial robots

Google parent-company Alphabet has announced Intrinsic: a new "other bet" dedicated to building software for industrial robots. Google has...

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COVID-19 variants get new names based on Greek alphabet

The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced new labels for notable variants of SARS-CoV-2 based on letters of the Greek alphabet. It’s hoped...

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Google banks big in Alphabet’s post-pandemic-peak Q1 2021 earnings

Alphabet’s just-released Q1 2021 earnings show Google raking in a stunning amount of cash this spring, nearly as high as the all-time record...

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More than 500 Alphabet employees demand Google stop protecting harassers in open letter

The move comes days after former Google engineer Emi Nietfeld wrote an op-ed in The New York Times alleging that she was forced to sit next to her...

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Alphabet shareholder pushes Google for better whistleblower protections

Trillium Asset Management and Open MIC say the firing of AI ethics researcher Timnit Gebru shows Google’s current policies aren’t enough. They...

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Alphabet’s moonshot lab is working on a device to give people superhuman hearing

Alphabet’s X lab is working on a project codenamed "Wolverine" that would give users superhuman hearing. The team pulls from hearing...

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Exclusive: Google workers across the globe announce international union alliance to hold Alphabet accountable

The newly formed Alpha Global brings together 13 unions to push Google leadership for real change. It’s affiliated with UNI Global Union. Google...

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Alphabet is shutting down Loon, its internet balloon company

Alphabet is shutting down Loon, its division that provides internet from floating balloons. Alphabet, the parent company of Google, will begin...

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Alphabet Workers Union calls on YouTube to ban Trump

The newly formed Google union says YouTube "will continue to function as a vector for the growth of the fascist movements if it persists in...

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Alphabet’s Loon hands the reins of its internet air balloons to self-learning AI

Alphabet’s Loon, the team responsible for beaming internet down to Earth from stratospheric helium balloons, is now using an artificial...

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YouTube brings in $5 billion in ad revenue as Alphabet and Google bounce back

Google parent company Alphabet said Thursday it saw a 14 percent uptick in revenue year-over-year, led by a rebound in advertising revenue for both...

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