Alphabet has a wide range of health-care research projects, from rehab efforts and medical tests to new devices for people in need.
Alphabet's long-term bets are risky and may never pay off. Employees need to put in the kind of hours associated with start-ups and be able to share in the upside.
Scott Galloway says being rich is not dependent on how much money you bring in. It has to do with this instead.
"When I was younger, I thought masculinity and being a man was being ripped, being buff ... and generally just making a s--- ton of money at work," says entrepreneur Scott Galloway, who sold his company L2, Inc. for millions of dollars.
Asked if he was joking, the maverick tech entrepreneur replied simply: "I'm not."
Jan 3- Verily, Alphabet Inc's life sciences division, on Thursday announced a $1 billion investment round led by private equity firm Silver Lake. Alphabet Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat and Silver Lake Managing Director Egon Durban will be nominated to Verily's operating board, the company said. Verily's existing board members include Chief Executive...
The simple wool shoe started as a Silicon Valley favorite and has spread to Hollywood and beyond.
When Eric Gnock Fah dreamed up the idea for a new business, he headed straight to LinkedIn.
Venture capitalist and early Amazon investor John Doerr is sitting at the intersection of health and technology. He said earlier this week that Amazon and Google have a big role to play in health care.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai will testify in front of the House Judiciary Committee on Dec. 5 at 10 a.m., according to a release from the committee. Pichai will be asked about potential bias in the platform and transparency around Google's practices.
Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt revealed the company's early hiring practices and lessons learned.
WASHINGTON, Nov 2- Google's top lobbyist in Washington is stepping aside as the U.S. technology company faces criticism on Capitol Hill on issues including privacy protections and its investment plans in China, the Alphabet Inc unit said on Friday. "I am comfortable in making the transition," said Molinari, 60, who had served as vice chair of the House Republican...
WASHINGTON, Nov 2- Alphabet Inc's Google unit said on Friday that its Washington office chief, who also heads Americas policy, is stepping down as the company faces criticism on issues including how it protects users' privacy and its investment plans in China. Susan Molinari, a former Republican member of Congress who has run Google's Washington policy...
The Dow had been down as many as 548 points during the Tuesday session before bouncing back.
Correction territory isn't looming just yet – both the Dow and S&P 500 are still about six percent below their most recent all-time highs.
The Nasdaq fell for a third straight week and both the S&P 500 and Nasdaq are on pace to post their largest monthly losses since January 2016.
The S&P 500 and Nasdaq haven't been able to post back-to-back gains during October. The Dow has not done so since rising on the first three days of the month.
The rally Tuesday trimmed the Dow's October loss to about 2.5 percent, with the S&P 500 off 3.6 percent for the month and the Nasdaq still down about 5 percent.
The Nasdaq, which was lower for virtually the entire session Monday, has also fallen in six of the past eight days.