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Alphabet hits new Loon milestone

Alphabet announced it successfully sent data over 600km between two balloons, its longest point-to-point link …

Alphabet powers past record EC fine in Q2

Google’s parent Alphabet overcame a major hurdle in the second quarter, as a 26 per …

Project Loon, Wing leave the Alphabet nest

Alphabet added two more companies to its Other Bets category, graduating its Project Loon and …

Project Loon preparing for take off in Kenya

Kenya is set to use Project Loon balloons to provide internet connectivity to rural areas, …

Google, Twitter pressed to reveal Chinese deals

A US politician called on Alphabet (Google) and Twitter to reveal details of data sharing …

Google CEO says hardware growth will take time

Revenue from Google’s hardware and Play Store businesses rose more than $1 billion year-on-year to …

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 …