Good Bye Google, Hello Alphabet

Good Bye Google, Hello Alphabet

LOS ANGELES: After U.S. markets closed on Friday, Alphabet replaced Google as the publicly traded company that will house Google s search and Web advertising businesses, maps, YouTube and its “moonshot” ventures such as driverless cars. Google s class A shares (GOOGL.O) and class C shares (GOOG.O) will automatically convert into the same number of Alphabet class […]

China: Google security move as ‘unacceptable’

China: Google security move as ‘unacceptable’

BEIJING: A Chinese cyberspace bureau on Thursday denounced Google for deciding not to recognize the agency’s authority after a Beijing-linked security breach, calling the US Internet giant’s action “unacceptable and unintelligible”. The reprimand from the China Internet Network Information Centre (CNNIC) came after Google said the agency was implicated in an online security vulnerability and […]

Google has opened Access to Compute Engine Cloud Service

Google has opened Access to Compute Engine Cloud Service

Google has opened up access to its Compute Engine cloud service to Cloud Platform Gold Support customers, while also simultaneously reducing prices for the infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) by four percent.Google Compute Engine (GCE), which was announced at the Google I/O annual developer’s conference in 2012, had been available by invitation-only prior to Thursday’s announcement, according to […]