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Disappointing growth hits Google parent Alphabet shares

Feb 04, 2020 - 11:08 AM

Alphabet highlights growth in YouTube and cloud services as it works to reduce its dependence on the digital advertising which delivers most of its cash.

ALPHABET. Background image from Wikipedia by author Jijithecat

Google's Sundar Pichai named CEO at parent firm Alphabet

Dec 04, 2019 - 9:34 AM

Pichai takes over from Larry Page, a co-founder of the internet giant, at Google's parent company

NEW CEO. Sundar Pichai (R) will take over from Larry Page (L), a co-founder of the internet firm, at the parent company which includes Google as well as units focusing on 'other bets' in areas including self-driving cars and life sciences. Photo by Josh Edelson, Emmanuel Dunand/AFP

Google/Alphabet sees fresh growth amid antitrust woes

Jul 26, 2019 - 2:38 PM

Profits triples in the 2nd quarter from a year earlier to $9.9 billion while revenues increase 19% to $38.9 billion.

IN NUMBERS: The fake YouTube views market

Aug 21, 2018 - 5:23 PM

For about $14, a client can buy 1,000 'views' for a YouTube video

U.S. tech stocks continue to slide on weak day for global equities

Jul 31, 2018 - 1:07 PM

Shares of Facebook, Netflix, Amazon and Google-parent Alphabet all continue to decline since Facebook signaled slower growth last week

TECH STOCKS. People are reflected in the window of the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square on July 30, 2018 in New York City. As technology stocks continued their slide on Monday, the Nasdaq Composite dropped 1.1 percent in afternoon trading with shares of Facebook, Netflix, Amazon and Google-parent Alphabet all declining. Photo by Spencer Platt/AFP

Google parent Alphabet sees record highs despite EU fine

Jul 24, 2018 - 2:26 PM

Revenues jump 26% from a year ago to $32.7 billion, surpassing analyst expectations

FINE RECOVERY. Google CEO Sundar Pichai says the company would take a 'constructive approach' to the EU ruling that slapped the search giant with a multibillion dollar fine. In this photo, Pichai appears at the their annual I/O conference held back in May 2018. File photo by Justin Sullivan/AFP

Google parent hit by higher costs, names new chairman

Feb 02, 2018 - 12:03 PM

Alphabet reports a loss of $3 billion for the fourth quarter as it set aside $11 billion for taxes

GOOGLE. A woman sits in a Las Vegas Monorail car with a Google ad prior to the CES 2018 on January 7, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. File photo by Alex Wong/AFP

Chairman of Google parent company Alphabet stepping down

Dec 22, 2017 - 11:16 AM

Eric Schmidt, Alphabet's soon-to-be former executive chairman, is set to remain in the company as technical advisor

SCHMIDT. Executive Chairman Alphabet Inc. Eric Schmidt gestures as he speaks during a session at The Viva Technology Event in Paris on June 15, 2017. Photo by Bertrand Guay/AFP

Alphabet quarterly profit climbs on ads and other bets

Oct 27, 2017 - 7:28 AM

Alphabet profit is up 32.4% to $6.7 billion on in the quarter on revenue that increased 24% to $27.8 billion, up 24% from the same period a year earlier

Google fires defender of tech gender gap – U.S. media

Aug 08, 2017 - 4:36 PM

UPDATED Google chief executive Sundar Pichai while supporting the right of employees to express themselves says To suggest a group of our colleagues have traits that make them less biologically suited to that work is offensive and not OK

GOOGLE. The new Google logo is displayed at the Google headquarters on September 2, 2015 in Mountain View, California. File photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

Alphabet profit hit by EU fine on Google

Jul 25, 2017 - 12:09 PM

Alphabet reports a quarterly profit of 3 5 billion in a sharp decline from a year ago with a 2 74 billion antitrust fine in Europe biting into earnings

Alphabet profit up as 'big bets' show promise

Jan 27, 2017 - 3:08 PM

Mobile search and YouTube drive fourth quarter earnings for Google s parent company

POSITIVE GROWTH. Google's parent company is seeing a lot of momentum in latest reports. Logo by Alphabet

Alphabet drops dream of drones providing internet

Jan 12, 2017 - 1:44 PM

Google s parent company says high altitude balloons may be the more feasible solution

Cuba signs deal with Google for faster access

Dec 13, 2016 - 4:25 PM

Eric Schmidt executive chairman of Google parent company Alphabet signs the deal in Havana alongside the head of Cuban state telecommunications company Etecsa Mayra Arevich

CUBA'S GOOGLE DEAL. Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt poses beside a picture of late Cuban political leader Fidel Castro during the signing of a bilateral agreement with Cuban national telecom provider (ETECSA) in Havana, on Decemberr 12, 2016. Photo by Yamil Lage / AFP

Mobile, video pump up profit at Google parent Alphabet

Oct 28, 2016 - 5:01 PM

Net profit climbs 27 to 5 1 billion Revenue rises to 22 5 billion from 18 7 billion in the same period a year earlier Shares rise nearly 1 in after market trades that followed the release of the stronger than expected earnings figures

GOOGLE. People visit the new Google pop-up shop in the SoHo neighborhood on October 20, 2016 in New York City. Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images/AFP

Google ads take aim at people on the move

May 25, 2016 - 4:57 PM

Changes set to take place later this year include expanding space for text ads and making headlines more prominent

GOOGLE. A file picture dated 21 October 2004 shows a man passing by a Google logo in Frankfurt, Germany. File photo by Boris Roessler/EPA

Google shares leap as quarterly profit beats street

Oct 23, 2015 - 5:05 AM

Newly formed parent company Alphabet reports Google profit in the recently ended quarter jumped 45 to 3 98 billion on revenue that was up 13 to 18 67 billion

ALPHABET. The term 'Alphabet' is seen on a screen displaying Google's web search engine, in Schwerin, Germany, 11 August 2015. File Photo by Jens Buettner/EPA

Google morphs into Alphabet as new plan takes shape

Oct 03, 2015 - 1:56 PM

Alphabet will be the corporate parent overseeing the Google unit for search and a handful of other operating firms created for projects in health Internet delivery investment and research

ALPHABET. Larry Page, Google co-founder and CEO speaks during the opening keynote at the Google I/O developers conference at the Moscone Center on May 15, 2013 in San Francisco, California. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

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Sep 02, 2015 - 6:54 PM

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Berkenalan dengan 'Google baru'

Sep 02, 2015 - 4:17 PM

Google meluncurkan logo baru dengan bentuk huruf yang mereka kembangkan sendiri dan bisa berubah bentuk

Foto oleh Google/EPA

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Aug 21, 2015 - 4:24 PM

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Pelobi Google Sundar Pichai ditunjuk jadi CEO

Aug 13, 2015 - 3:15 PM

Ia juga mampu merekrut mempertahankan dan menjadi mentor untuk tim yang luar biasa kata mantan rekan kerjanya

Sundar Pichai dalam Mobile World Congress 2015. Foto oleh: Toni Albir/EPA

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Aug 11, 2015 - 12:02 PM

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