Google is an American multinational technology company specializing in Internet-related services and products. These include online advertising technologies, search, cloud computing, and software. Most of its profits are derived from AdWords, an online advertising service that places advertising near the list of search results.

Google was founded by Larry Page and Sergey Brin while they were Ph.D. students at Stanford University. Together, they own about 14 percent of its shares and control 56 percent of the stockholder voting power through supervoting stock. They incorporated Google as a privately held company on September 4, 1998. An initial public offering followed on August 19, 2004.

In October 2015, Google was reorganized its interests as a holding company called Alphabet Inc. Google became Alphabet’s leading subsidiary, as well as the parent for Google’s Internet interests. Now Alphabet is one of the most valuable companies in the world.

Google I/O 2017 Conference: Android O, Google Lens, VR/AR and More
May 19th, 2017

Every year Google I/O brings together developers from around the globe for an immersive experience focused on exploring the next generation of tech.

Apple’s Echo-Like Rival Could Debut at WWDC 2017 in June
May 2nd, 2017

It is reported that Apple has been developing voice-activated speakers for a couple of years and now prepares for the official launch.

Google to Invest $880M in LG to Secure Curved OLED Panels for Next Pixel Phones
April 10th, 2017

The significant investment will help LG Display start an additional production line dedicated to producing flexible OLED displays for Google’s upcoming smartphones.

Here’s Everything Google Announced at Pixel Hardware Event
October 4th, 2016

Google focused on the whole line of new products during a a 100-minute event.

Google Launches Google Trips, a Personalized Travel Planning App
September 20th, 2016

Google Trips promises to reduce the amount of stress while preparing for a foreign trip.

Google Releases New Android 7.0 Nougat for Nexus Devices
August 23rd, 2016

Google promises more than 250 major features in Android Nougat.

Google Presents Google Home To Compete With Amazon’s Echo
May 19th, 2016

As Amazon is taking over the Internet of Things market, Google comes up with a voice-activated device for smart homes.

Meet Google Gboard: A Keyboard With Integrated Search Function
May 13th, 2016

Google has unveiled its Gboard – a keyboard that allows to search without a browser.

Airbnb, Uber and Facebook Join NYC Lobbying Group to Take on Regulators
May 5th, 2016

Google, Facebook, Uber and others teamed to establish a new NYC tech industry lobbying group to create something special.

Google’s Android Auto Is Now Available in 28 Countries
April 6th, 2016

Not all the model vehicles have Android Auto embedded but customers can always buy third-party after-market systems that are compatible the software.

Virtual Reality Headset Oculus Rift Launches Today Without Fanfare
March 28th, 2016

Oculus Rift is only the first product of three big headsets expecting to come to market.

Google is Building Its Own Gesture-based Keyboard for iOS
March 23rd, 2016

Today it became known that Google is currently designing an iOS keyboard with gesture-based typing, GIF searches, and other features.

Google, Microsoft, Facebook, Amazon, Twitter to Back Apple in Court in Its Fight with FBI
February 26th, 2016

World leading Internet services and sites are to back Apple in its court battle with FBI.