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Alphabet is planning an urban utopia for Toronto

Alphabet Smart City project by Sidewalk Labs wants to transform the waterfront of the Canadian metropolis Toronto into a high-tech utopia. The plan, published by Sidewalk Labs, spans 1,500 pages, featuring innovations such as self-driving cars, public Wi-Fi, new healthcare solutions, smart curbs, and traffic signals. Dan Doctoroff, CEO of Sidewalk Labs, described the new […]

China’s JD.com launches to sell products via Google Express

JD.com, China’s second-largest online shopping service, has begun selling some of its goods via a Google eCommerce platform in the U.S., Google Express, a tie-up that offers both sides a chance to expand their virtual retail reach. JD.com. The online retailer is now preparing to set up a storefront on Google’s platforms. JD.com is now […]

Alphabet partners with Shell for a wind energy project

Alphabet turns another of its X-projects into a business, but this time it enlists the support of an unusual ally. Makani Power, a company that produces electric kites, has become a fully-fledged subsidiary of Alphabet. They plan to transfer technology from land to water, where the wind is stronger. They rely on the fact that […]

Google disburses $1 billion for its major expansion in New York City

What known as the parent company of Google; Alphabet today announced its decision on investing more than the US $1 billion to establish a new campus in New York City. It is hoped that the extension to a different campus would make the company one of the city’s largest commercial tenants making them add thousands of jobs […]

Facebook becomes one of the largest tech tenants in San Francisco, signs lease at Park Tower

Facebook is continually expanding in its Silicon Valley hometown of Menlo Park, California. On Friday it signed a lease at 43-story Park Tower in San Francisco, making the social networking giant one of the city’s largest tech tenants. The social networking giant reached a deal Friday to take all the office space at the newly […]

Alphabet Inc’s Google to pay $2 billion for New York City’s Chelsea Market building

Google whose parent company is named as Alphabet, is about to buy New York City’s historic Chelsea Market building as reported by Real Deal on Tuesday. Google has agreed to pay more than $2 billion for the building as a part of an ambitious expansion plan. Google plans to link up several properties it owns […]

Google acquires U.K-based sound tech startup Redux at an undisclosed amount

Google has reportedly taken over Redux, a U.K. based sound tech startup. It basically focuses on turning surfaces, like the display of smartphones, into speakers. The technology, developed by Redux, eliminates the necessity of small speakers in mobile devices. This technology can free up space in the devices, creating room for batteries or other components. […]

Eric Schmidt announces to step down as the Executive Chairman of Alphabet

Alphabet is having a change in its executive lineup via the transition of Eric Schmidt to take the role of technical advisor. In this new role, he will provide his advisements to Sidewalk Labs (urban development arm of the company), healthcare spin-offs Verily and Calico, and the deep learning efforts of Alphabet. The Alphabet company […]

Alphabet to reach the zenith with its record earning in Q2

Alphabet, the world’s biggest technology company was in diminution as the entire bring in of its ads has been in decline, but now the company is in relief- since stupendous earning in the second quarter. The company beating the expectations of Wall Street analysts experienced the boost of another 5% in its shares. Google reported […]

Alphabet becomes World’s most valuable company

Last week Alphabet Inc., the parent company of Google has topped the list of the world’s most valuable publicly traded company. Earlier Apple was crowned with the title with $535 billion market capitalization. Alphabet Inc. earned $4.9billion on revenue of $21.3billion in the fourth quarter and over the expectation of market research analysts. The software […]

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