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SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 1- Mark Zuckerberg's pledge on Tuesday to give away most of his Facebook shares, a roughly $45 billion fortune, helps cement his role as one of Silicon Valley's most generous donors. Zuckerberg, 31, and his wife Priscilla Chan, already lauded for donating $1.5 billion in Facebook stock to the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, are setting a...
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., Dec 1-- A new law clears U.S. companies to own what they mine from asteroids and other celestial bodies, ending a legal quandary that had overshadowed technical and financial issues facing the startups, industry officials said on Tuesday. Gbenga Oduntan, a visiting professor from the University of Kent in Britain and an expert in international...
Investors searching for treasure in the fourth quarter could find some hidden gems in Alphabet's new reporting structure.
I'm nominating Google, says CNBC's Jim Cramer, taking a look at three top tech contenders, including Alphabet, Amazon,and Microsoft. Since Ruth Porat came to town, Google is no longer "Animal House," says Cramer.
Oct 2- Google Inc has morphed into Alphabet Inc.. Google's Sidewalk Labs, a company dedicated to coming up with technologies to improve urban city infrastructure such as a free WiFi program, will also be a part of the Alphabet business. Sunday Pica will head Google.
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.
BOSTON, Aug 25- Popular consumer brands Discovery Communications, Chipotle Mexican Grill and CVS Health Corp pay their chief executive officers more than a thousand times what they pay their typical worker, giving them the biggest internal pay gaps among S&P 500 companies, according to a study released on Tuesday. The research from job-hunting website...
For the millions of consumers using Google for search, YouTube videos and maps, the company is no different today that it was yesterday.
Investors are cheering Google's operating structure overhaul because it increases transparency and accountability, analysts said.
Google picked abc.xyz as the web address for its new parent company Alphabet. Daniel Negari is one guy who's celebrating.
Sundar Pichai, currently a senior vice president, will become CEO of Google. Shares will be converted into Alphabet shares.
CEO Jeff Bezos, who owns 83,921,121 of Amazon shares, made a paper gain of more than $8 billion as shares spiked nearly 18 percent after hours.
Forget Tim Cook, Satya Nadella or Larry Page, these behind-the-scenes execs are just as influential in the tech sector.
MaiTai Global co-founder Bill Tai explains why Silicon Valley entrepreneurs are drawn to kiteboarding.
Want to be the “best boss” ever & it not just printed on a mug? Unfortunately you may have missed your chance in 2015, as Glassdoor announces winners.
Google Ventures wants to save the world, one startup at a time
The World Economic Forum has named its "Young Global Leaders"--including many financial types--and expect them to be forces for global good.
An unorthodox stock split designed to ensure Larry Page and Sergey Brin retain control of the company could cost Google more than $500 million.
Australia has never been known as a tech hub. But Aussie software companies are making waves in the U.S. and raising piles of cash.
Some big tech names were missing from President Obama's cybersecurity event on Friday.