Alphabet Beats Estimates On Advertising Rebound

Alphabet reported its third quarter results, beating consensus estimates, amid an increase in advertiser spending.

Get Ready For Amazon Prime Drone Deliveries

Amazon’s plans to use autonomous drones for package delivery took a big step forward with FAA approval to begin testing.

Google Giving Employees $1,000 to Help Work From Home

Google has become the latest company to allow employees to work from home for the rest of the year, and promised to give them $1,000 to help.

Coronavirus: Google Scrambling to Catch Up to Trump’s Announcement

President Trump surprised Google Friday, saying the company was working on a coronavirus web portal. Now the company is scrambling to catch up.

Google Cloud Releases New Security Tools

Google used RSA Conference to announce new security tools aimed at helping secure customers’ data and cloud services.

Alphabet’s Loon Partners With Coalition of Companies to Create HAPS Alliance

Alphabet subsidiary Loon, along with a coalition of companies, has formed the HAPS Alliance to help promote high-altitude internet.

Jigsaw Unveils Assembler Tool to Help Spot Deepfakes

Alphabet-owned company Jigsaw has unveiled a new tool called Assembler to help journalists spot doctored images and deepfakes, according to a blog post by CEO Jared Cohen. Deepfake images and videos are created using artificial intelligence, transposing one person’s likeness…

YouTube Generates $15 Billion a Year For Google

Alphabet released its fourth quarter results today and, for the first time, broke down how much money YouTube earns. According to the report, YouTube generated $15 billion in ad revenue last year, nearly doubling what it made just two years…

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai Supports AI Regulation

Artificial intelligence (AI) is quickly becoming the ‘next big thing’ in the technology industry, with ramifications that are only now being discovered. At least one Silicon Valley giant believes the development of AI needs to be further regulated. In an…

David Drummond, Alphabet’s Embattled Legal Chief, Announces Retirement

Following news that Larry Page and Sergey Brin were stepping down from their roles in the company, embattled legal chief David Drummond has announced his own retirement. According to Bloomberg News, Drummond announced his plans in a note he sent…