Alphabet Inc. operates as a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides web-based search, advertisements, maps, software applications, mobile operating systems, consumer content, enterprise solutions, commerce, and hardware products.
After the circulation of an internal memo criticizing Google's restrictive PC environment, staff members are calling for the memo's author to be fired.
The technology industry is at the center of a continuing wave of digital innovation, and leading the way is a set of five U.S.-based supercompetitors: Alphabet, Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Microsoft. Already dominant in their own fields, they are branching out into new businesses. But they face competition from the next tier of tech companies in the U.S. and China. Winning in the technology space is no longer simply a matter of filling a customer need with a new app. Companies need a clear strategic identity to stand out.
YouTube temporarily suspended ads on the channels of the controversial internet video celebrity Logan Paul, halting an income stream estimated at millions of dollars and putting a more aggressive content policy into gear.
YouTube was criticized after promoting a video with a title that suggested a teenage survivor of last week’s Florida school shooting was a paid actor, the latest sign of the internet industry’s ongoing struggle to suppress conspiracy theories, fake news and bots.
Far more people sleep in San Jose than work there, a challenge for the California city’s tax coffers. Now officials are hoping a massive property sale to Google will change that.
Google Payments Will Make Email An E-Commerce Powerhouse - 04/21/2017
Google’s Featured Snippets are not only often wrong, they’re also damaging to small businesses that depend on search traffic.
How it works, who will be affected and what it means for advertisers, publishers and users.
A new VR app lets you explore worlds with surprising depth and detail.
Lawyers from Google, Facebook and Twitter went to Washington to answer questions about the 2016 election. One sentence from one Senator should worry them all.
GLAAD is working on a new project with Google’s parent company.
With cries of undue influence over the industry body deciding which ads to ban, is new Chrome adblocking too self-serving?
Music streaming service Spotify on Wednesday filed for a direct listing of its shares, laying out financial data for the first time that cheered some analysts but led others to question how it could turn a profit from its growing subscriber base.
Since the unveiling of the Tesla Model 3, in March, many have speculated that Elon Musk may beat his competitors in offering the first fully autonomous car.
Did YouTube Just Step Up On Brand Safety -- Finally? - 01/17/2018
Google promises an announcement to how it is tackling the funding of extremist content via ads on its platform "in the coming days."
'Opportunism,' 'leverage,' and a chance to bash the biggest player in the online ad industry.
Far-right politician Beatrix von Storch described Muslims as "barbarians."
BuzzFeed is trying to build the better banner by using TV ads. The company has also rolled out new ads inspired by its famous quizzes.
Some advertisers think Google has not provided transparency about where their ads were running on YouTube.