Google's name change and restructuring may give the company's stock a much-needed boost, Elevation Partner's Roger McNamee said on Monday.» Read More
Google Inc. on Friday completed the move to reorganize as Alphabet, and its stock will begin trading as Alphabet on the Nasdaq under the same tickers "GOOG" and "GOOGL" on Monday. Mountain View, California- based Google said in August it would create a new company that would oversee both its highly lucrative Internet business and its growing flock of other ventures...
Google will morph into Alphabet which will house Google's search and Web-advertising businesses, maps, Youtube and more.
Oct 2- Google Inc is on the verge of morphing into Alphabet Inc.. Sundar Pichai will head Google. Alphabet will be run by Google co-founder Larry Page and each of its businesses will have its own chief executive.
Ad blocking hurts ad serving, which uses technology to display ads online. One of the largest companies is Google AdSense.
WASHINGTON, Oct 2- Big business is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to curb class action litigation in a series of cases that dominate the nine justices' business docket in the coming months. The most significant of those handed victories to Wal Mart Stores Inc and Comcast Corp.. In all three new cases, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and other business groups have filed...
U.S. stock futures were higher this morning, ahead of the 8:30 a.m. ET release of the government's September employment report.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 1- The much anticipated initial public offering from Silicon Valley payments company Square could take a price hit if its chief executive, Jack Dorsey, takes a second and possibly more demanding job: running Twitter. "Management and management focus are the single most determining factor of the success or lack thereof of a company pursuing an...
WELLINGTON, Oct 2- Silicon Valley's Moon Express Inc said it has signed up Lockheed Martin-backed Rocket Lab to launch its robotic spacecraft as it seeks to become the first private venture to reach the moon. Under the launch services contract, Rocket Lab, which was founded in New Zealand but is now headquartered in Los Angeles, will use its Electron rocket system...
Amazon and Google are vying to become the Uber for handymen and capitalize on the growth of the on-demand services industry.
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Start-up Moon Express plans to mine for riches on the moon, and a new rocket deal is bringing its plan one step closer to reality.
Google Inc. and Apple Inc. did not immediately respond to requests for comment. Robot "and a multiyear licensing agreement with CBS. Amazon.com Inc. shares closed up $8.83, or 1.7 percent, to $520.72 Thursday.
Amazon.com will drop sales of the Apple TV and Google Chromecast, devices that compete with its own streaming media hardware, Bloomberg reported.
Oct 1- Verizon Communications Inc launched its new mobile video app "go90" on Thursday, looking to corner market share in the mobile ad industry dominated by Google Inc and Facebook Inc.. The free, short-form video service will drive revenue from data usage and targeted advertising from well-known brands. Companies such as Netflix Inc and Hulu, which offer...
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U.S. stock futures were higher this morning, the first day of the final quarter of 2015. Wall Street closed out a negative third quarter and September Wednesday on positive note.
One technician says that semiconductor stocks are at a key point and could lead the market higher.
Microsoft Corp and Google Inc have agreed to bury all patent infringement litigation against each other, the companies announced on Wednesday.
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NEW YORK, Sept 30- Microsoft Corp and Google Inc have agreed to bury all patent infringement litigation against each other, the companies announced on Wednesday, settling 18 cases in the United States and Germany. In another sign of the winding down of the global smartphone wars, the companies said the deal puts an end to court fights involving a variety of...