1,266.04 +1.49 (0.12%)
Pre-Market: 8:16AM EDT
|Bid||1,263.80 x 1400|
|Ask||1,267.49 x 1100|
|Day's Range||1,246.45 - 1,269.00|
|52 Week Range||970.11 - 1,273.89|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.16|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||28.94|
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|1y Target Est||1,352.50|
Google is likely set to reveal mid-range Pixel 3a and 3a XL devices on May7th, and now we know what they'll probably look like
Just days after Google and Amazon buried the hatchet over their longstanding streaming feud, Google has made another interesting inroad in its bid to bring yet more ubiquity to its YouTube-based premium video efforts. Today, Verizon (which owns TechCrunch) and the search giant announced a new partnership where Verizon customers will be able to subscribe to YouTube TV through their accounts to watch "on whatever platform they choose," in the words of Erin McPheron, Verizon's head of content strategy and acquisition.
New Zealand and France’s joint initiative will press world leaders and tech firms to unite against online terrorist content. The “Christchurch Call” will be a global movement to prevent extremist content being hosted on social media platforms. Spokespersons for Google and Twitter told CNBC they supported the initiative.
U.S. activist investor Elliott revealed a 1.2 billion euro ($1.3 billion) stake in SAP and said it supported a new management efficiency drive, sending shares in the German business software maker to an all-time high. The pivot by CEO Bill McDermott came as SAP reported a quarterly operating loss due to a staff restructuring charge, and started to integrate its latest ambitious acquisition, that of customer-experience software maker Qualtrics.
A dovish Fed, an expanding economy, relatively attractive valuations and strong sales forecasts for the tech titans all fuel investor enthusiasm.
Alphabet's video platform YouTube has "extraordinary momentum" in Asia Pacific, both in terms of the number of users and how frequently they use the service, says Ajay Vidyasagar, APAC regional director at YouTube. Five of YouTube's biggest markets globally, based on how long users spend watching videos on the site, are in Asia: India, Indonesia, Japan, Thailand and Vietnam. Nearly 85% of India's YouTube consumption is through mobile devices, according to Vidyasagar.
Technology firms should do more to connect people in positive ways and steer away from trends that have tended to exploit human weaknesses, ethicists told a meeting of Silicon Valley leaders on Tuesday. Tristan Harris and Aza Raskin are the co-founders of the nonprofit Center for Humane Technology and the ones who prompted Apple and Google to nudge phone users toward reducing their screen time. Now they want companies and regulators to focus on reversing what they called "human downgrading," which they see as at the root of a dozen worsening problems, by reconsidering the design and financial incentives of their systems.
When the event finally started, Elon Musk, Tesla’s founder and chief showman, displayed a similar rush to overtake his rivals by getting regulatory approval for fully self-driving cars by next year. Tesla drivers will be able to take their hands off the wheel, and gaze at the passing scenery safely as the car drives itself, he promised. It is always hard to know how seriously to take Mr Musk’s claims for his products.
Top U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday wrote to Google's chief executive raising concerns about reports of a massive database known as Sensorvault that allegedly contains precise consumer location information from hundreds of millions of devices. The letter from Democrats and Republicans on the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee to CEO Sundar Pichai seeks a briefing and answers on how this information is used and shared, citing a New York Times report that the database includes nearly every consumer with an Android mobile device, in some cases storing information dating back to 2009. A representative for Google, a unit of Alphabet Inc, said in a statement: "The data in question is used for Location History, which is off by default.
Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB ) is looking to keep its 2019 momentum going when the social media giant reports first-quarter earnings on Wednesday afternoon. Here’s a look at what Wall Street is expecting ...
Google’s self-driving car spinoff Waymo says it will reopen an axle plant in Detroit to convert conventional vehicles so they can drive autonomously.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top Democrats and Republicans on the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee on Tuesday wrote Google Chief Executive Sundar Pichai raising concerns about reports of a massive ...
Alphabet Inc's Google has completed a 10,000-kilometer (6,214-mile) subsea cable linking the coast of California to Chile, a key step in its plans to bolster its global cloud computing infrastructure. The cable, dubbed the "Curie" project, arrived at the Chilean port of Valparaiso on Tuesday, Google said in a post on their regional website. Google has been investing heavily in technology infrastructure, especially in vital submarine cables connecting up its global network.
Alphabet Inc's Wing Aviation unit on Tuesday got the okay to start delivering goods by drone in Virginia later this year, making the sister unit of search engine Google the first company to get U.S. air carrier certification, the Federal Aviation Administration said. Wing Aviation plans to start commercial package delivery in Blacksburg, Virginia, later this year. Wing partnered with the Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership and Virginia Tech as one of the participants in the Transportation Department’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Pilot Program.
The subsidiary, Wing Aviation LLC, now has the same certifications that smaller airlines receive from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration and the Department of Transportation. It plans to begin routine deliveries of small consumer items in two rural communities in Virginia within months, the company said. “It’s an exciting moment for us to have earned the FAA’s approval to actually run a business with our technology,” Wing Chief Executive Officer James Ryan Burgess said in an interview.
During a time of huge upheaval in the US auto industry, Silicon Valley is turning to the Motor City to build the future.