Why Google is missing out on the tech rally

Alphabet shares are up 9% this year. That's not awful, but Google's parent company is lagging the rest of the FAANGs in a major way. Facebook is up more than 50% so far in 2019. Apple and Amazon are up about 30% while Netflix is up more than 40%......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 11th, 2019

Tech has surged, but too high?

The world’s favorite stocks fought through to their seventh rally in nine weeks. More than $300 billion has been added in six weeks to the FAANG group (Facebook,, Apple, Netflix and Google........»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 8th, 2018

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Set to Rally 20%

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Set to Rally 20% Alphabet Inc. (Nasdaq:GOOG), the tech giant formerly known as Google, is set to rally in the last half of the year. The stoc.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJul 11th, 2018

Forget FOMO: Google says it’s trying to bring ‘joy of missing out’

Your phone buzzes. A notification drags your eyes back onto the screen, and another session of endless scrolling begins. It’s a familiar — and anxiety-producing — cycle to those who feel addicted to their phones, and big tech is taking notice. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 8th, 2018

Benzinga"s Week Ahead: Can Tech Earnings Restore The Rally? Amazon, Google To Report

Below is a list of notable corporate events for the week beginning October 22nd. Note, this list is not comprehensive and all dates are subject to change. All times are ET. MondayConferences L.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 22nd, 2018

Benzinga"s Week Ahead: Can Tech Earnings Restore The Rally? Amazon, Google To Report

Benzinga"s Week Ahead: Can Tech Earnings Restore The Rally? Amazon, Google To Report.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaOct 22nd, 2018

Key antitrust lawmaker frustrated with Google"s Fitbit deal

Lawmakers pressed top U.S. antitrust enforcers on their probes of tech giants Alphabet's Google , Facebook , Amazon and Apple on Wednesday, with the chair of a House subcommittee expressing frustration over the companies' continued acquisitions......»»

Category: topSource: reuters22 hr. 26 min. ago

Google plans to offer checking accounts — why so many tech companies want to be your bank

Google has joined a long list of companies expanding to offer traditional banking services......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 13th, 2019

Google to offer checking accounts

Google will offer checking accounts to consumers sometime next year in partnership with Citigroup and a small credit union, a source said. As Fred Katayama reports, Silicon Valley's tech titans are moving deeper into finance......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 13th, 2019

Google Launches Checking Accounts In Big Tech"s Latest Move On Wall Street

Google Launches Checking Accounts In Big Tech's Latest Move On Wall .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 13th, 2019

Waymo to pull driverless cars out of Austin

Waymo, an autonomous vehicle company owned by Google parent Alphabet Inc., said it is closing down its Austin, Texas, operations. Waymo’s small tech team of fewer than 10 employees in Austin are being offered transitions to Waymo’s other opera.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 11th, 2019

5 Ways to Show Your Employees You"re Serious About Fighting Climate Change (Like Google and Amazon)

Since the global climate strike, tech companies are now faced with addressing the issue to attract and retain top talent......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 10th, 2019

Top antitrust enforcer warns Big Tech over data collection

His office is investigating companies including Google, while the FTC probes Facebook......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 9th, 2019

Apple, Facebook, Google and Amazon are putting billions of dollars toward affordable housing — but that money may be too little, too late

Housing prices have skyrocketed in cities like San Francisco and Seattle, and tech companies are scrambling to ensure there’s an affordable place to live for their workforces......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 8th, 2019

EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager doesn"t want to break up big tech companies like Google, Apple, Amazon and Facebook

Reuters EU Commissioner Margrethe Vestager is known for being tough on American tech companies. But she's not on board with calls in the US to break them up: "We don't have a problem that big where break.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 7th, 2019

Google considering political ad policy changes: Report

U.S. tech giants have faced mounting pressure to crack down on misinformation on their platforms ahead of the 2020 election cycle......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 6th, 2019

UPDATE: FuelCell shares rally 90% premarket on news of $60 million carbon capture tech pact with ExxonMobil

Shares of penny stock FuelCell Energy Inc. rallied 90% in premarket trade Wednesday, after the company and Exxon Mobil Corp. said they have expanded a carbon capture technology agreement. The deal is worth up to $60 million and will focus on.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 6th, 2019

The Google Home and Amazon Echo laser hack highlights the growing pains of a new class of tech device

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 6th, 2019

How the Google walkout transformed tech workers into activists

When 20,000 Google employees walked out in protest a year ago, it bir.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 6th, 2019

Google Pixel 4 bending issue could be worse than iPhone 6’s

It has now become a tradition for Google’s Pixel phones to launch with various issues. Over the past few years, the tech giant has had... The post Google Pixel 4 bending issue could be worse than iPhone 6’s appeared first on ValueWalk......»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 6th, 2019

Siri, Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa can be hijacked with a $14 laser pointer to open garage doors, start cars, and shop online

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Researchers found a way of hijacking voice assistants from the major tech firms using cheap lasers. They discovered shining even cheap laser pointers at microphones in smart .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 5th, 2019