Alphabet

Schmidt steps down as Alphabet chairman

Eric Schmidt is to stand down from his position of executive chairman at Alphabet, parent …

Lyft seeks to pick up $500M

Taxi app maker Lyft is in the process of raising up to $500 million in …

Alphabet Q3 boosted by mobile business

A strong performance in Asia and continued gains in mobile search helped push Alphabet’s revenue …

Alphabet unit CapitalG leads $1B Lyft fundraising

CapitalG, Alphabet’s growth investment fund, will lead a $1 billion financing round in taxi app …

Project Loon staying under Alphabet X umbrella

Alphabet’s X lab dismissed reports Project Loon is set to become its latest programme to …

Alphabet registers Project Loon as corporation

Project Loon looks likely to be the next part of Alphabet’s X subsidiary to be …

Project Loon heads to hurricane-battered Puerto Rico

The US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) granted an experimental licence for Alphabet’s X lab Project …

Alphabet completes holding company restructure

Alphabet is creating a new holding company called XXVI Holdings, which will legally separate Google …

US calls for Facebook, Google to help shape net laws

Facebook, Comcast, Amazon and Google parent Alphabet have been asked to provide input ahead of a …

Alphabet sells Boston Dynamics, Schaft to SoftBank

SoftBank is to acquire Alphabet-owned robotics developers Boston Dynamics and Schaft for an undisclosed fee, boosting the …