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Google co-founders step aside as Pichai takes helm of parent Alphabet

4 December 2019, 11:57 AM

Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are stepping aside as leaders of the Internet behemoth they founded 21 years ago, ending an extraordinary run that saw them build one of the world’s most valuable and influential companies.

A handout picture from October 2019 shows Sundar Pichai and Daniel Sank (R) with one of Google's Quantum Computers in the Santa Barbara lab, California.

Google unveils quantum computer breakthrough

24 October 2019, 7:38 AM

Google researchers expect that quantum computers within a few years will fuel advancements in fields such as artificial intelligence, materials science, and chemistry.

The Google logo is pictured at the entrance to the Google offices in London

Alphabet Inc shares dive as YouTube changes

30 April 2019, 6:07 AM

Alphabet in is facing continued pressure from advertisers to tighten controls on its fast-growing YouTube video service so that they not appear to be sponsoring adult or offensive content.

Google Chief Executive Sundar Pichai

Alphabet’s higher spending worries investors, shares dip

5 February 2019, 8:57 AM

Alphabet Inc reported sharply higher fourth-quarter spending on video content, employees and facilities, worrying investors who sent the tech company’s shares down about 3% after hours on Monday.

A person walks past a Google logo.

Google, Facebook spend big on US lobbying amid policy battles

23 January 2019, 11:26 AM

Alphabet Inc’s Google disclosed in a quarterly filing that it spent a company-record $21.2 million on lobbying the US government in 2018, topping its previous high of $18.22 million in 2012.



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