Alphabet Inc. (GOOG) - NASDAQ
  • Mar. 8, 2010, 10:16 AM
    Goldman Sachs' (GS) list of the 10 most-loved hedge fund stocks: Apple (AAPL), Pfizer (PFE), Bank of America (BAC), Google (GOOG), JPMorgan Chase (JPM), Microsoft (MSFT), Mastercard (MA), Directv (DTV), Wells Fargo (WFC), CVS Caremark (CVS).
    | Mar. 8, 2010, 10:16 AM | 5 Comments
  • Mar. 5, 2010, 6:01 PM
    Google's (GOOG) newly filed 8-K shows about $8M in bonuses for some execs, though the big three (Schmidt/Brin/Page) are getting just the same $1 salary in 2010 that they did last year.
    | Mar. 5, 2010, 6:01 PM | 1 Comment
  • Mar. 5, 2010, 3:53 PM
    Google (GOOG) acquires DocVerse, a technology start-up that allows people to collaborate on Microsoft Office files online, for about $25M.
    | Mar. 5, 2010, 3:53 PM
  • Mar. 5, 2010, 10:19 AM

    Microsoft (MSFT) says it will stay the course in China. Zhang Yaqin of its Asia-Pacific R&D Group: "Regardless of whether or not Google (GOOG) stays, we will aggressively promote our search and cloud computing."

    | Mar. 5, 2010, 10:19 AM
  • Mar. 4, 2010, 1:44 PM

    Some Facebook employees are fixated on one number to beat: $27B. That was Google’s (GOOG) closing market cap on its first day of public trading in 2004. But even as Facebook revenue could hit $1B this year, CEO Mark Zuckerberg seems in no hurry to become the world's richest 25-year-old.

    | Mar. 4, 2010, 1:44 PM | 3 Comments
  • Mar. 3, 2010, 2:40 PM
    Ever wondered just how many of your Google (GOOG) searches are tailored to your personal information? Apparently about 20%.
    | Mar. 3, 2010, 2:40 PM
  • Mar. 2, 2010, 10:25 AM

    Apple (AAPL) is suing HTC, maker of Google's (GOOG) new Nexus One phone, claiming patent infringement on the iPhone. It's the latest salvo in one of the most active battlegrounds for intellectual property disputes (I, II, III).

    | Mar. 2, 2010, 10:25 AM | 1 Comment
  • Mar. 2, 2010, 8:14 AM
    Google (GOOG) buys online photo-editing site Picnik, its third acquisition in around as many weeks. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
    | Mar. 2, 2010, 8:14 AM
  • Mar. 1, 2010, 7:44 AM

    Google (GOOG) faces an antitrust suit from a small internet firm represented by Microsoft's (MSFT) longstanding chief outside counsel. This latest move has Google saying MSFT is engaging in a proxy war through unrelated cases to set the stage for a broader antitrust assault. (previously I, II)

    | Mar. 1, 2010, 7:44 AM | 1 Comment
  • Feb. 26, 2010, 5:15 PM
    Antitrust? Don't look at us, look at those guys over there! Microsoft (MSFT) goes public with direct requests for increased scrutiny of Google (GOOG) - a contrast to a more stealthy approach when its European property Ciao complained to EC regulators.
    | Feb. 26, 2010, 5:15 PM
  • Feb. 26, 2010, 9:19 AM

    UBS drops Motorola (MOT) to Neutral. Firm stuck to its Buy rating following recent disappointing guidance on the belief the ensuing selloff was overdone - but after an 11% rebound, shares now look too ripe. MOT -1.5% premarket.

    | Feb. 26, 2010, 9:19 AM
  • Feb. 25, 2010, 9:18 AM

    Three Google (GOOG) executives are convicted of invading the privacy of a boy with Down Syndrome in Italy. The EU opens an antitrust inquiry on complaints that the company treats competitors unfairly. As the list of international incidents grows, so do investor concerns.

    | Feb. 25, 2010, 9:18 AM
  • Feb. 24, 2010, 8:36 AM

    Three Google (GOOG) execs are convicted in Italy of privacy violations, in a first-of-its-kind case that could have broader implications for hosting platforms. Here's Google's take on the story.

    | Feb. 24, 2010, 8:36 AM
  • Feb. 24, 2010, 8:05 AM
    Intel (INTC) admits it was the target of a cyber-attack in January, around the same time as Google's (GOOG) cyber-attack, but it's unclear if the two events are related. An Intel spokesman says there's been no evidence the attack was successful.
    | Feb. 24, 2010, 8:05 AM
  • Feb. 24, 2010, 7:57 AM

    As expected, Intel and 24 VCs announced yesterday that they plan to invest $3.5B in U.S. start-ups over the next two years. In addition, Intel, Google (GOOG), Microsoft (MSFT) and 14 other firms promise to add jobs in 2010 by hiring 10,500 U.S. college grads.

    | Feb. 24, 2010, 7:57 AM
  • Feb. 24, 2010, 7:41 AM

    Google (GOOG) may face an antitrust probe in Europe, after the EC received complaints from three companies, including a Microsoft (MSFT) subsidiary. Regulators will likely check whether Google penalizes competitors in its search rankings, and if it uses its search dominance to keep ad prices artificially high

    | Feb. 24, 2010, 7:41 AM
Company Description
Alphabet, Inc. is a newly founded holding company for the Google group of businesses. Under the new operating structure, its main Google business will include search, ads, maps, apps, YouTube and Android and the related technical infrastructure (the 'Google business'). Businesses such as Calico,... More
Sector: Technology
Industry: Internet Information Providers
Country: United States