Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) In U.S. Lawsuit For Collecting Users’ ‘Private’ Data

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) In U.S. Lawsuit For Collecting Users’ ‘Private’ Data

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) In U.S. Lawsuit For Collecting Users’ ‘Private’ Data Alphabet Inc’s Google (GOOGL) is being sued in a proposed class-action suit for allegedly invading the privacy of millions of users by tracking their internet use through browsers set in “private” mode. According to a report, the lawsuit seeks at least $5 billion, accusing […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) wants to build a serious hardware rivalry with Apple

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) wants to build a serious hardware rivalry with Apple

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) wants to build a serious hardware rivalry with Apple For the past four years, Google, a company that built its kingdom on search and data, has puffed out its chest and told the world it’s now a serious hardware company. But its efforts have often been clumsy and confusing. Yet there are […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) , Apple Join Forces to Develop Coronavirus Tracking Technology

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) , Apple Join Forces to Develop Coronavirus Tracking Technology

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) , Apple Join Forces to Develop Coronavirus Tracking Technology Apple Inc. (AAPL) and Alphabet Inc.’s Google (GOOGL) are planning to develop a contact-tracing software technology that will be added to their smartphones and seeks to slow down the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. The rare collaboration between the two rival tech giants […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) paid more than £1bn in wages but only £44m in UK corporation tax

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) paid more than £1bn in wages but only £44m in UK corporation tax

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) paid more than £1bn in wages but only £44m in UK corporation tax Google’s UK staff earned an average of £234,000 each last year as the tech firm paid more than £1bn in wages and a share scheme – but only £44m in UK corporation tax. Google, which increased UK staff numbers […]

Are Lockdowns Working? Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Offers Location Data to Help Pandemic Fight

Are Lockdowns Working? Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Offers Location Data to Help Pandemic Fight

Are Lockdowns Working? Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Offers Location Data to Help Pandemic Fight Alphabet Inc.’s Google (GOOGL) is releasing data from its users to help governments track the spread of the coronavirus and assess the effectiveness of social distancing by using location information gathered from smartphones. The location data, which the search engine giant, collects […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) to Donate $800M to Combat Coronavirus

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) to Donate $800M to Combat Coronavirus

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) to Donate $800M to Combat Coronavirus Alphabet Inc.‘s GOOGL Google is leaving no stone unturned to help the society in fighting the coronavirus pandemic. As the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread, the rising number of infected patients calls for better infrastructure and safety for the comparatively lesser number of healthcare workers. Hospitals are grappling […]

Keep Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Stock on Your Radar as Markets Continue to Tumble

Keep Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Stock on Your Radar as Markets Continue to Tumble

Keep Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Stock on Your Radar as Markets Continue to Tumble The coronavirus may have decimated market indices, but how does this factor into future prospects for Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG GOOGL)? GOOG stock, a FANG component and de-facto “NASDAQ Blue Chip”, has tumbled in the market maelstrom. Shares have dropped from above $1500 per share to just […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Launches Coronavirus Website in the U.S.

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Launches Coronavirus Website in the U.S.

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Launches Coronavirus Website in the U.S. Alphabet Inc.‘s GOOGL Google is leaving no stone unturned to bolster initiatives to help the society in fighting the coronavirus pandemic. This is evident from the company’s latest move of launching a website in the United States to bring in more awareness among people about the […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) European Workers Now Have a Bigger Say in Operations

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) European Workers Now Have a Bigger Say in Operations

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) European Workers Now Have a Bigger Say in Operations Alphabet‘s (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google employees in Europe will have a bigger say in operations, with the internet search giant agreeing to the creation of a workers council. Once the council is up and running, in theory, it will give employees a say in business issues, including […]

Government Wants Facebook, Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) to Track Coronavirus Using Smartphone Data

Government Wants Facebook, Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) to Track Coronavirus Using Smartphone Data

Government Wants Facebook, Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) to Track Coronavirus Using Smartphone Data The federal government wants Facebook (NASDAQ: FB), Alphabet’s Google(NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ: GOOGL), and other tech giants to use the geolocation data they collect from smartphones to track the coronavirus outbreak, including potentially whether people are keeping an appropriate distance from one another. The data gathered would reportedly be […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Really Is Developing a Coronavirus Website

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Really Is Developing a Coronavirus Website

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Really Is Developing a Coronavirus Website Alphabet‘s (NASDAQ: GOOG)(NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google is developing a website dedicated to the coronavirus after all. Following a press conference by President Trump on the COVID-19 outbreak, in which he touted Google’s plans to design a site where people could visit to have questions answered and be directed to testing centers, […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) quietly reached a major milestone in its battle with Microsoft to rule the workplace

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) quietly reached a major milestone in its battle with Microsoft to rule the workplace

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) quietly reached a major milestone in its battle with Microsoft to rule the workplace Microsoft may be the dominant player when it comes to workplace software thanks to its Office 365 suite, but Google is quickly gaining traction. The search giant recently said that its G Suite product, which includes services like […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has created a fund to enable all its contract and temporary workers globally to take paid sick leave if they have potential COVID-19 symptoms or are in quarantine

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has created a fund to enable all its contract and temporary workers globally to take paid sick leave if they have potential COVID-19 symptoms or are in quarantine

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) has created a fund to enable all its contract and temporary workers globally to take paid sick leave if they have potential COVID-19 symptoms or are in quarantine Google has set up a fund that will enable all contract and temporary workers globally to take paid sick leave should they need to […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Ties Up With AT&T to Offer 5G Edge Computing Solutions

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Ties Up With AT&T to Offer 5G Edge Computing Solutions

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Ties Up With AT&T to Offer 5G Edge Computing Solutions Alphabet GOOGL is making every effort to integrate the cutting edge 5G networks into its cloud services in a bid to deliver enhanced cloud experience. The company’s cloud computing arm, Google Cloud’s latest partnership with AT&T T is a testament to this […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) – Wall Street, Tech Stocks Brace For Another Massive Coronavirus Sell-Off

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) – Wall Street, Tech Stocks Brace For Another Massive Coronavirus Sell-Off

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) – Wall Street, Tech Stocks Brace For Another Massive Coronavirus Sell-Off After two weeks of steady declines, Wall Street was bracing for a steep tumble at Monday’s opening bell as Dow futures shed more than 1,000 points early Sunday night. Anxiety continued to center on the growing coronavirus outbreak and it’s impact […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Opens Second Stadia Studio, Boosts Gaming Initiatives

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Opens Second Stadia Studio, Boosts Gaming Initiatives

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Opens Second Stadia Studio, Boosts Gaming Initiatives Alphabet’s GOOGL division Google has been firing on all cylinders to expand presence in the cloud gaming space backed by growing initiatives for its game streaming platform — Stadia. Notably, the game streaming platform was publicly released in November 2019. Recently, the company announced that […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) displaying ads for products that claimed to protect against coronavirus

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) displaying ads for products that claimed to protect against coronavirus

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) displaying ads for products that claimed to protect against coronavirus As coronavirus cases continue to spread around the globe, online ads for hand sanitizers, gloves, masks and other products purporting to prevent sickness were rampant, and companies are having a hard time enforcing policies that ban such ads. As of Wednesday afternoon, […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG), Coinbase, and Twitter are all telling some employees to work from home this week amid the spread of coronavirus

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG), Coinbase, and Twitter are all telling some employees to work from home this week amid the spread of coronavirus

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG), Coinbase, and Twitter are all telling some employees to work from home this week amid the spread of coronavirus Google has instructed its Dublin office to work from home on Tuesday as a “precautionary measure,” after one of its employees reported flu-like symptoms, a Google spokesperson told Business Insider. The advertising giant […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is Buying Its Way Into Cloud Computing Contention

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is Buying Its Way Into Cloud Computing Contention

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is Buying Its Way Into Cloud Computing Contention With Alphabet‘s (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ: GOOGL) core advertising business slowing, the internet search giant has turned its attention to the cloud computing market — and for good reason.  That area of the market has been enjoying double-digit growth with more of the same projected […]

Why Has Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Stock Jumped 85% Since Early 2017?

Why Has Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Stock Jumped 85% Since Early 2017?

Why Has Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Stock Jumped 85% Since Early 2017? Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG), Google’s parent company, saw its stock price rise by almost 85% over the last three years, from $820 in February 2017 to about $1519 in February 2020. This rise was primarily driven by a significant increase in Total Revenue, and a slight decrease […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is planning to move its British users’ accounts out of the control of European Union privacy regulators

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is planning to move its British users’ accounts out of the control of European Union privacy regulators

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is planning to move its British users’ accounts out of the control of European Union privacy regulators Google is planning to move its British users’ accounts out of the control of European Union privacy regulators, placing them under U.S. jurisdiction instead, sources said. The shift, prompted by Britain’s exit from the EU, […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) healthcare and cloud segments are especially enticing

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) healthcare and cloud segments are especially enticing

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) healthcare and cloud segments are especially enticing Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG, NASDAQ:GOOGL) shares have been in an uptrend in the last one year. During this period, Google stock has trended higher by 35%. It currently has a market capitalization of $1.04 trillion. Like any other equity, Google stock is likely to see periods of […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) to acquire Looker Data Sciences for $2.6 billion

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) to acquire Looker Data Sciences for $2.6 billion

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) to acquire Looker Data Sciences for $2.6 billion Google receives approval from British competition regulator to acquire Looker Data Sciences for $2.6 billion. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) saw no risk of reduced competition or quality of services following the deal. Google’s Cloud Computing segment is a distant third globally to […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) describing the slow but undeniable shift away from the old mass broadcast approach

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) describing the slow but undeniable shift away from the old mass broadcast approach

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) describing the slow but undeniable shift away from the old mass broadcast approach Few were surprised when Alphabet‘s (NASDAQ: GOOGL)(NASDAQ: GOOG) Google Fiber unit stopped offering traditional (linear) cable TV to new customers last week. Indeed, with estimates putting the number of television customers for Google Fiber at less than 1 million even […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) HR boss is stepping down

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) HR boss is stepping down

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) HR boss is stepping down Google’s head of human resources Eileen Naughton announced that she would be stepping down from her role this year, as tensions between employees and management continue to roil the company. Naughton will stay on at Google, but it’s not clear in what role. In statement provided by […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) trillion-dollar mark won’t be the end of the near-term gains in stock, according to history

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) trillion-dollar mark won’t be the end of the near-term gains in stock, according to history

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) trillion-dollar mark won’t be the end of the near-term gains in stock, according to history Alphabet topped the $1 trillion mark in market capitalization last week, becoming the fourth technology company — behind Apple, Microsoft and Amazon — to hit this milestone. Alphabet shares have jumped over 10% in the past month […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) CEO Still Dancing Around AI Regulations

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) CEO Still Dancing Around AI Regulations

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) CEO Still Dancing Around AI Regulations Google Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai continues to dance around the issue of AI regulations. In a new interview with Financial Times, the head of the world’s leading AI company struggled to communicate a concrete stance on the matter. That isn’t to say Pichai hasn’t already […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) – a $1trillion empire built on a simple idea

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) – a $1trillion empire built on a simple idea

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) – a $1trillion empire built on a simple idea Google’s parent company Alphabet passed the $1trillion market cap mark last week, further cementing tech’s place at the top of the global business tree. There are now four US tech companies that have reached a stock market value of $1trillion – Apple, Amazon […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) parent, Alphabet Inc, valued at more than $1 trillion

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) parent, Alphabet Inc, valued at more than $1 trillion

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) parent, Alphabet Inc, valued at more than $1 trillion Alphabet Inc. hit a milestone on Thursday, as a rally in the stock took it above a $1 trillion valuation for the first time, solidifying the dominance of technology and internet stocks as the biggest titans of Wall Street.Shares rallied in the last […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) buys Irish tech firm Pointy for reported $163m

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) buys Irish tech firm Pointy for reported $163m

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) buys Irish tech firm Pointy for reported $163m Irish retail technology firm Pointy is to be bought by Google. Neither company has disclosed the value of the deal, but sources confirmed the accuracy of a TechCrunch report that Google will pay around $160m. Set up six years ago, Pointy makes software that enables small bricks and […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is acquiring Pointy, an Irish startup that helps people find out what their local stores have in physical stock

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is acquiring Pointy, an Irish startup that helps people find out what their local stores have in physical stock

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) is acquiring Pointy, an Irish startup that helps people find out what their local stores have in physical stock Google is acquiring a small Irish retail tech startup called Pointy for an undisclosed amount, the search giant confirmed on Tuesday. The deal is expected to close in the coming weeks. Pointy is […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) parent company Alphabet on verge of trillion-dollar valuation

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) parent company Alphabet on verge of trillion-dollar valuation

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) parent company Alphabet on verge of trillion-dollar valuation Google’s parent company Alphabet is on the verge of hitting a trillion-dollar stock market value for the first time, potentially becoming the fourth of the major US technology companies to reach the milestone.  Alphabet’s market value sat at around $990bn (£762bn) as of Monday […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) top lawyer to retire following questions on conduct

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) top lawyer to retire following questions on conduct

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) top lawyer to retire following questions on conduct David Drummond, the legal chief of Google parent Alphabet Inc. and a company veteran, stepped down following questions about his conduct at the technology giant. Drummond, 56, will leave on January 31, according to a note he sent colleagues on Friday. The company has […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) shares rise by 2.7 percent hitting a record high despite antitrust investigations as new CEO of parent company Alphabet makes his mark following a $240 MILLION bonus

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) shares rise by 2.7 percent hitting a record high despite antitrust investigations as new CEO of parent company Alphabet makes his mark following a $240 MILLION bonus

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) shares rise by 2.7 percent hitting a record high despite antitrust investigations as new CEO of parent company Alphabet makes his mark following a $240 MILLION bonus Shares of Google’s parent company hit a record high on Monday despite facing pressure over antitrust investigations. Tech giant Alphabet reached $1,397.81 per share, a […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) parent Alphabet’s stock jumps toward record high

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) parent Alphabet’s stock jumps toward record high

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) parent Alphabet’s stock jumps toward record high Shares of Google-parent Alphabet Inc. GOOG, +2.47% GOOGL, +2.67% jumped 2.1% toward a record high in afternoon trading Monday, after Pivotal Research analyst Michael Levine turned bullish for the first time in nearly three years, saying the recent change in management offers “the most optionality […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) 2020 Outlook

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) 2020 Outlook

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) 2020 Outlook Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 1,204.24. The projected upper bound is: 1,438.36. The projected lower bound is: 1,243.43. The projected closing price is: 1,340.90. Candlesticks A black body […]

New Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) chief executive set to make millions as founders step down

New Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) chief executive set to make millions as founders step down

New Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) chief executive set to make millions as founders step down Earlier this month, Google’s two co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin, announced they were stepping down from their positions of control at Alphabet (Google’s parent company). We already knew that Google’s existing chief executive, Sundar Pichai, would be taking over from […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Assistant can help you keep on top of your stock portfolio

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Assistant can help you keep on top of your stock portfolio

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Assistant can help you keep on top of your stock portfolio Whether you have a retirement account that you’ve set and forgotten or are an active investor making orders at your coffee table, it’d be handy to check up on your portfolio and get things done right from your smart speaker. Google […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) legal chief unloaded about $145 million of stock

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) legal chief unloaded about $145 million of stock

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) legal chief unloaded about $145 million of stock Alphabet Inc. legal chief David Drummond unloaded about $145 million of stock — his biggest share sale on record — in the weeks before co-founder Larry Page stepped down as chief executive officer. Drummond sold $72 million of stock in early November and an […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) acquisition of Fitbit last month prompted immediate concerns about the tech giant’s new access to sensitive health data

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) acquisition of Fitbit last month prompted immediate concerns about the tech giant’s new access to sensitive health data

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) acquisition of Fitbit last month prompted immediate concerns about the tech giant’s new access to sensitive health data Google’s acquisition of Fitbit last month prompted immediate concerns about the tech giant’s new access to sensitive health data, amid government scrutiny over its already-broad access to a range of private data on its […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Appoints Noble Prize-Winner Frances Arnold To Board

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Appoints Noble Prize-Winner Frances Arnold To Board

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Appoints Noble Prize-Winner Frances Arnold To Board Google parent Alphabet Inc. (GOOG, GOOGL) Monday appointed Noble prize winner Frances Arnold to its Board of Directors. Arnold is the Linus Pauling Professor of Chemical Engineering, Bioengineering and Biochemistry and the Director of the Donna and Benjamin M. Rosen Bioengineering Center at the California […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) gains after Stifel turns bullish

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) gains after Stifel turns bullish

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) gains after Stifel turns bullish Shares of Alphabet Inc. GOOG, +0.57%GOOGL, +0.61% are up 0.6% in premarket trading Thursday after Stifel’s Scott Devitt upgraded the stock to buy from hold. Devitt cited the company’s “durable earnings growth” and ad-dollar share gains as reasons for his optimism. “More recently, some Google search ecosystem […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) cofounders are stepping down from their leadership roles

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) cofounders are stepping down from their leadership roles

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) cofounders are stepping down from their leadership roles Google cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are stepping down from their management roles – but they won’t lose control of the company. Google-parent Alphabet announced in a letter to shareholders on Tuesday that Page and Brin would leave their respective roles as CEO […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) European Union has launched a fresh antitrust investigation

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) European Union has launched a fresh antitrust investigation

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) European Union has launched a fresh antitrust investigation Google is facing yet another antitrust investigation from the European Union after being slapped with three multibillion dollar fines in as many years. Reuters reported Friday that it had seen a document showing the EU was investigating how Google uses data. The bloc’s competition […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Weak Stadia Launch Dims Some Hopes

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Weak Stadia Launch Dims Some Hopes

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Weak Stadia Launch Dims Some Hopes Google Stadia, the company’s new streaming game service, launches Tuesday, just ahead of the busy holiday season for video games. I’ve been testing it for the past week and it’s a look at the future of gaming where people don’t own expensive consoles, but instead stream […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) announces plan to limit targeting of political ads

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) announces plan to limit targeting of political ads

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) announces plan to limit targeting of political ads Google will restrict how narrowly political advertisers can target voters on the company’s services, putting pressure on Facebook to follow suit. Starting in January, political advertisers will only be able to target broad categories — gender, age or postal code — not more specific details such as […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) State-level investigations and federal probes pose as stumbling blocks

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) State-level investigations and federal probes pose as stumbling blocks

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) State-level investigations and federal probes pose as stumbling blocks Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG, NASDAQ:GOOGL) stock has broken out. Before a 1% decline on Monday, Alphabet stock was trading at an all-time high. At this point, GOOG seems to have a clear path toward becoming the fourth stock to reach a $1 trillion market capitalization. […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Coming for Your Checking Account

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Coming for Your Checking Account

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Coming for Your Checking Account Google is the latest tech company interested in gaining a deeper foothold in financial services. The Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ: GOOGL) subsidiary is expected to launch a checking account next year, partnering with Citigroup and Stanford Federal Credit Union. There’s a lot to gain for Google. Checking […]

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Time to Buy?

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Time to Buy?

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Time to Buy? At the end of October, Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) lost ground after the firm’s Q3 results disappointed investors. While the firm’s revenue came in above expectations, its EPS dropped to $10.12 from $13.06 in the year-ago quarter. That was a much steeper drop than analysts had been expecting, which sent Google […]