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Continuing to grow and invest across America in 2020

Today I’m pleased to announce that Google will invest more than $10 billion in offices and data centers across the United States in 2020. Google has a presence in 26 states across the country and our new investments will be focused in 11 of them: Colorado, Georgia, Massachusetts, Nebraska, New York, Oklahoma, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Washington and California. Everywhere we invest, we strive to create meaningful opportunities for local communities. A powerful example is our data center in Pryo...
Tags: Google, Mississippi, Colorado, California, Washington, Oregon, New York City, America, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Chicago, United States, Tennessee, Iowa, Nebraska, Ohio


Meet the key people who are leading Mike Bloomberg's digital campaign to topple Donald Trump

Mike Bloomberg started secretive ad agency Hawkfish to aid in his presidential campaign, and it's packed with people from the worlds of politics, advertising, and technology. To beat Donald Trump, the Bloomberg campaign has hired widely from companies like Facebook, Google, and ad agencies. Business Insider identified 17 people in key roles in and around Hawkfish, including former Facebook CMO Gary Briggs, who is leading it. Click here for more BI Prime stories. Hawkfish is the digital agency...
Tags: Google, Motorola, Facebook, New York, Hollywood, Instagram, Microsoft, Obama, Kentucky, Stanford, White House, New York City, Trends, Linkedin, CMO, Nike


TIME Announces Expansion Plans and Speaker Lineup for the 2020 TIME 100 Summit

(New York, NY) — TIME will expand its TIME 100 Summit, the live event extension of the annual TIME 100 list of the most influential people in the world, to a two-day event in 2020. The second annual event, to be held on April 21 and April 22, will convene the TIME 100 community and speakers across a diverse range of sectors including government, business, entertainment, health and science, and more, to spotlight solutions and encourage action toward a better world. “We are excited to build ...
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Broadway, John Kerry, Lincoln Center, Ted Sarandos, Marissa Mayer, Sundar Pichai, Hamilton, Citi, New York New York, PepsiCo Inc, David Korins, Edward Felsenthal, Christian Siriano, Dear Evan Hansen


From Sheryl Sandberg to Ted Sarandos, here are the high-powered executives who are 2nd-in-command to some of the biggest CEOs in tech

Many CEOs at the world's most valuable tech companies rely on No. 2 executives to help them get the job done.  Some of these execs may go on to run the company one day, while others may leave for big opportunities somewhere else.  For example, top executives like Sheryl Sandberg and Ted Sarandos are second-in-command at Facebook and Netflix, respectively.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Life at the top of the world's most valuable tech companies isn't easy. For CEOs at co...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk, Hollywood, Shonda Rhimes, Trends, Tesla, Larry Page, Netflix, Williams, Larry Ellison, Tim Cook, Sergey Brin


Facebook pushes EU for dilute and fuzzy Internet content rules

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is in Europe this week — attending a security conference in Germany over the weekend where he spoke about the kind of regulation he’d like applied to his platform ahead of a slate of planned meetings with digital heavyweights at the European Commission. “I do think that there should be regulation on harmful content,” said Zuckerberg during a Q&A session at the Munich Security Conference, per Reuters, making a pitch for bespoke regulation. He went on to sugg...
Tags: Travel, Google, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Europe, Germany, Russia, US, Eu, Commission, European Commission, Brussels, Sundar Pichai, Zuckerberg, Vera Jourova, Facebook Facebook


Silicon Valley Heads to Europe, Nervous About New Rules

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg and Google’s Sundar Pichai have journeyed to Brussels as the European Union drafts regulation for A.I. and the digital economy.
Tags: Google, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Europe, News, Research, European Union, Artificial Intelligence, European Commission, Brussels, Sundar Pichai, Apple Inc, Vestager, Google Inc, Facebook Inc, Margrethe


The rise and fall of Andy Rubin, the former Google executive accused of sexual misconduct whose new startup, Essential, just shut down for good (GOOGL, GOOG)

Andy Rubin is the creator of Android and a former Google executive. Rubin's career seemed to be on track — software engineering in Silicon Valley in the 1990s, founding Android, being a top dog at Google for a decade — until he was let go from Google after a sexual misconduct investigation, according to multiple news reports. Rubin has been accused of having inappropriate relations with a subordinate, allegedly coercing a woman into oral sex (an allegation that Rubin denies). And recent unseal...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Android, New York, Microsoft, Buzzfeed, Stanford, Trends, Information, Intel, Larry Page, New York Times, Manhattan, Magic, Silicon Valley


From Elon Musk to Tim Cook, here's where the world's most influential tech founders and CEOs went to college — and what they studied

College is where many figure out what they're actually interested in and determine the career they want to pursue. We researched the degrees and schools attended by well-known tech CEOs, many of whom launched their companies or landed on the idea for their first startup while studying at college. Here's where 52 CEOs and founders in the tech industry went to school, and what they studied. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. For new college students, choosing a major can feel l...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Europe, Elon Musk, Cook, Sweden, Maryland, Microsoft, Yahoo, Mba, Stanford, India, Satya Nadella, Trends


All the companies and divisions under Google's parent company, Alphabet, which just made yet another shake-up to its structure (GOOG, GOOGL)

Google reorganized to become Alphabet in 2015, but the way the company is structured is still rather confusing. Alphabet is organized in two parts: Google and "Other Bets," which each house the various other parts of the company's business. Here's a breakdown of all the divisions under Alphabet.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. It's been more than four years since Google blew up its entire corporate structure to form a new parent company: Alphabet. The shake-up was intende...
Tags: Google, Motorola, Microsoft, New York City, Toronto, Trends, Mit, Larry Page, Hawaii, Sergey Brin, Project Loon, Atap, Susan Wojcicki, Tony Fadell, Kansas City, Sundar Pichai


Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian lays out his master plan for taking on Amazon and Microsoft and says deals over $50 million have more than doubled in 2019 (GOOG, GOOGL)

On Tuesday at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference, Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian said Google Cloud is growing its business as 'an important part of Alphabet's overall revenue growth plan." Kurian says the cloud market, where Google Cloud competes against Amazon Web Services and Microsoft, is still in its "super early stages," and he compared it to the Super Bowl playoffs between Kansas City Chiefs and the Houston Texans.  Google Cloud is working to focus on specific industrie...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Taylor Swift, Microsoft, San Francisco, Trends, Houston, Kansas City Chiefs, Kansas City, Houston Texans, Sundar Pichai, Sap, Amazon Web Services, Houston Texas, Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference, Google Cloud


Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian lays out his master plan for taking on Amazon and Microsoft and says deals over $50 million more than doubled in 2019 (GOOG, GOOGL)

On Tuesday at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference, Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian said Google Cloud was growing its business as "an important part of Alphabet's overall revenue-growth plan." Kurian said the cloud market, where Google Cloud competes against Amazon Web Services and Microsoft, was still in its "superearly stages," and he compared it to the Super Bowl playoff game between Kansas City Chiefs and the Houston Texans. Google Cloud is working to focus on specific indus...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Microsoft, San Francisco, Trends, Houston, Kansas City Chiefs, Kansas City, Houston Texans, Sundar Pichai, Sap, Amazon Web Services, Houston Texas, Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference, Google Cloud


Google’s head of human resources is stepping down

Google’s head of human resources is resigning, the company announced today. Google said Eileen Naughton, who joined Google in 2006 and became its vice president of people operations four years ago, will move to a different role at the company, but did not say when the transition will occur. In a statement to the press, Google CEO Sundar Pichai said, “Over the past 13 years, Eileen has made major contributions to the company in numerous areas, from media partnerships, to leading our UK operati...
Tags: Google, TC, UK, New York, London, San Francisco, Tech, Sundar Pichai, Alphabet, Ruth, Eileen, Naughton, People Operations, Sundar, Eileen Naughton, Porat Google


Google's HR boss is stepping down, while tensions between management and employees continue to heat up

Google's head of HR Eileen Naughton announced Monday that she would be leaving her position later in the year, as tensions between employees and management continue to roil the company.  Naughton has headed up the Peoples Operations team at Google for four years, helping recruit 70,000 new employees and double the company workforce.  But her tenure has also been controversial, as employees have protested against the company's handling of sexual misconduct claims and tightening oversight over i...
Tags: Google, UK, New York, Trends, Ireland, Sundar Pichai, Ruth, Eileen, Naughton, People Operations, Sundar, Eileen Naughton, Peoples Operations, Fortune Naughton, Google Naughton


Here's where Google's first 21 employees are now (GOOG, GOOGL)

Most of the original employees at Google have since left the company — even founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin. Many early Googlers became entrepreneurs or executives at other companies. Marissa Mayer, for example, was employee No. 21 — she later became CEO of Yahoo.  Others have stayed at Google. Susan Wojcicki, Google's 16th employee, is currently the CEO of YouTube. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Only a few of Google's earliest employees still work at the internet gia...
Tags: Google, Verizon, Twitter, Elon Musk, London, Yahoo, Massachusetts, Trends, Linkedin, Cisco, Larry Page, Larry Ellison, Sergey Brin, Google Earth, Susan Wojcicki, Lake Tahoe


HBD Maps! Reflecting on 15 years of mapping the world

For me, the best way to get to know a new place is to explore its neighborhoods, visit some small businesses, and try some of the local fare. Of course sometimes I just want some comfort food. I’m always happy when I can combine both of these interests by hunting down a good, local veggie burrito. Burritos are one of the things that help me feel normal when jet lagged between time zones. Finding one is easy when I’m in places like Dallas. It’s not always as simple when I’m in a city like Helsink...
Tags: Google, Maps, India, Philippines, Pakistan, Dallas, Google Maps, Mumbai, Sundar Pichai, Helsinki


Trending: Big Tech companies are getting older but they can still learn new tricks

It's Wednesday, which means it's time for Trending, the newsletter where we highlight BI Prime's biggest tech stories. I'm Alexei Oreskovic, Business Insider's West Coast bureau chief and global tech editor. If this is your first time here, this is how you can get Trending in your inbox every week. This week: Big Tech companies may be getting old, but they can still learn new tricks It's a been an eventful week in the world of Big Tech.  Microsoft surprised employees on Wednesday with the ne...
Tags: Apple, Google, Amazon, Facebook, Hollywood, Microsoft, Okta, Softbank, Satya Nadella, US, Trends, Silicon Valley, Goldman Sachs, Ashton Kutcher, West Coast, BI


YouTube Premium & YouTube Music hit 20 million paying users

Alphabet CEO (Google’s parent company) Sundar Pichai announce YouTube’s latest milestones regarding their premium services. As of Q4 2019, YouTube Premium and YouTube Music have gained a combined total of 20 million subscribers. Whilst Spotify still lead the party with 113 million paying users, YouTube and Apple Music have made serious gains in the industry in the last five years, with the latter announcing 60 million paying users as of June 2019. YouTube TV has also made great strid...
Tags: Google, Spotify, Music, Youtube, US, Services, Hulu, Sundar Pichai, Sling TV, Apple Music, Subscribers, Alphabet, Youtube Music, Users, Digital Music News, Premium


Google Cloud is spending big to hire the right salespeople and developers, but analysts say the bet could pay off by making it more competitive with Amazon and Microsoft (GOOG, GOOGL)

On Monday, Google Cloud reported that it generated $2.6 billion in revenue this past quarter, and $8.9 billion across all of 2019. Analysts estimate that Google Cloud is on its way to closing the gap with its rivals Amazon Web Services and Microsoft, and one even guesses that the unit's revenue will surpass $19 billion in 2021. Google Cloud is spending big as it hustles to close that gap: Sundar Pichai, CEO of Google parent company Alphabet, said that the company is hiring senior staff and gro...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Trends, Sundar Pichai, Amazon Web Services, Alphabet, Business Insider, Ruth Porat, Looker, BMO Capital Markets, Porat, Ives, James Lee, Wedbush Securities, Google Cloud


Google's cofounders lost almost $2 billion each after Alphabet reported lower than expected revenue. Here's how they built a combined $127 billion fortune and how they spend it.

Google cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin each lost nearly $2 billion from their net worths after the search engine's parent company reported on Monday. Brin and Page announced that they were stepping down from their roles at Alphabet in December. With a reported net worth of $64.6 billion, former Alphabet CEO Larry Page is the seventh-richest person in the world according. Former Alphabet president Sergey Brin is No. 10, with a reported net worth of $62.3 billion. The pair of multibillio...
Tags: Google, New York Post, Elon Musk, Stanford, New York City, US, San Francisco, Trends, Tesla, Bloomberg, Nasa, Cnn, Larry Page, New York Times, Tim Cook, Sergey Brin


Google mum on hardware as it divulges revenue for other two big bets

Google Chief Executive Sundar Pichai over the last three years has touted the business prospects of what he has called "three of our biggest bets: YouTube, cloud and hardware."
Tags: Google, Money, businessNews, Sundar Pichai


Google cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin lost almost $2 billion each after Alphabet reported lower than expected revenue. Here's how they built a combined $127 billion fortune and how they spend it, from trapeze lessons to a 600-foot 'air yacht.'

Google cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin each lost nearly $2 billion from their net worths after the search engine's parent company reported on Monday. Brin and Page announced that they were stepping down from their roles at Alphabet in December. With a reported net worth of $64.6 billion, former Alphabet CEO Larry Page is the seventh-richest person in the world according. Former Alphabet president Sergey Brin is No. 10, with a reported net worth of $62.3 billion. The pair of multibillio...
Tags: Google, New York Post, Elon Musk, Stanford, New York City, US, San Francisco, Trends, Tesla, Bloomberg, Nasa, Cnn, Larry Page, New York Times, Tim Cook, Sergey Brin


In 2019 YouTube made 9x what Google paid for it

YouTube have made Alphabet (Google’s parent) a very happy bunny with $15 billion in advertising revenue made in the last year alone. It’s been 14 years since Google bought YouTube, now both owned by their same-but-not-the-same-company parent organisation Alphabet. All the way back then when the fledgling video site was just getting started and it’s full potential was yet to be seen; Google bet big and paid $1.65 billion for the website. In Alphabet’s yearly fiscal report they revealed t...
Tags: Google, Videos, Music, Youtube, Report, Revenue, Profits, Revenues, Sundar Pichai, Alphabet, Ruth Porat, Porat, Alphabet Google, 2019, Digital Video News, Fiscal Year


How Google turned its long-awaited YouTube and Cloud revelations into shiny objects designed to distract you (GOOG)

Alphabet for the first time on Monday disclosed the amount of revenue it gets from selling ads on YouTube and from its cloud business. The new disclosures were welcome, but incomplete; Alphabet didn't reveal the bottom line of either business and didn't separate out its two major cloud product lines. Excitement about the disclosures threatened to overshadow a disappointing and problematic earnings report. Click here for more BI Prime stories. When companies change up the way they present thei...
Tags: Google, Elon Musk, Youtube, Trends, Larry Page, Sundar Pichai, Amazon Web Services, Alphabet, Pichai, Ruth Porat, Bellini, Colin Sebastian, Dan Morgan, Synovus Trust, Waymo, Sergey Brin Pichai


Alphabet’s revenue increase by 18% in 2019, Google Cloud revenue stood at $9 billion

Google parent Alphabet Inc. posted revenues of $162 billion in 2019, up 18% from $137 billion in 2018. Google split Cloud and YouTube numbers for the first time. Google Cloud — which consists of Google Cloud Platform and G Suite — raked in $9 billion or 5.5% of Google’s revenues in 2019. In 2017, it […] ...
Tags: Travel, Google, News, Youtube, Earnings, Sundar Pichai, Alphabet, Alphabet Inc, Google Cloud, Earnings Dec-19


Alphabet Finally Discloses Size of YouTube's Ad Business: Over $15 Billion in 2019

Google’s parent company Alphabet Inc. has disclosed how much YouTube’s advertising business rakes in for the first time, writing in filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission that the streaming giant made just shy of $15.15 billion in ad revenue in fiscal year 2019. It made some $4.79 billion of it in Q4 2019…Read more...
Tags: Google, Video, Science, Technology, Youtube, Advertising, Social Media, Sundar Pichai, Securities And Exchange Commission, Alphabet, Alphabet Inc


Alphabet shares fall as Google misses on sales, YouTube revenue disappoints

Alphabet Inc's new Chief Executive Sundar Pichai unveiled sales figures that investors have long demanded, but shares fell 5% as Google's advertising business and the new data about YouTube and Google Cloud broadly disappointed.
Tags: Google, Money, businessNews, Sundar Pichai, Alphabet Inc


Sundar Pichai made a big statement about the future of Alphabet under his reign, but he left out a few key things (GOOG)

Alphabet for the first time on Monday disclosed the amount of revenue it gets from selling ads on YouTube and from its cloud business. The new disclosures were welcome, but incomplete; Alphabet didn't reveal the bottom line of either business and didn't separate out its two major cloud product lines. Excitement about the disclosures threatened to overshadow a disappointing and problematic earnings report. Click here for more BI Prime stories. When companies change up the way they present thei...
Tags: Google, Youtube, US, Trends, Larry Page, Sundar Pichai, Amazon Web Services, Alphabet, Pichai, Ruth Porat, Bellini, Colin Sebastian, Dan Morgan, Synovus Trust, Waymo, Sergey Brin Pichai


YouTube Tops 20 Million Paying Subscribers, YouTube TV Has Over 2 Million Customers

YouTube Music and YouTube Premium together have more than 20 million paying subscribers, and YouTube TV — Google’s over-the-top subscription TV service — has more than 2 million subscribers in the U.S. That’s according to Sundar Pichai, CEO of Alphabet and Google, who shared the details on the company’s Q4 earnings call Monday. Google’s YouTube […]
Tags: Google, News, Youtube, Sundar Pichai, Youtube Music, YouTube TV, YouTube TV Google, YouTube Premium, YouTube Tops


$15bn a year: YouTube reveals its ad revenues for the first time

Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai announced the revenues in his first quarterly earnings release as head of companyGoogle’s YouTube advertising revenues topped $1bn a month in 2019, the company announced on Monday, the first time it has revealed how much money the streaming service brings in.But the news was not enough to satisfy investors who sold off shares in Alphabet, Google’s parent company, when it announced revenues for the last quarter that were below expectations. Shares fell 4% after the mark...
Tags: Google, Business, Technology, Youtube, Sundar Pichai, Quarterly Results, Alphabet, Alphabet Google


YouTube Reveals Revenue For First Time: $15.1 Billion In 2019

For the first time, Google revealed that YouTube generated $15.1 billion in ad revenue in fiscal 2019, including $4.7 billion in the fourth quarter. The company disclosed the numbers in its quarterly earnings report, which also included fiscal 2019. From The Hollywood Reporter: Until now, Google and parent company Alphabet had folded YouTube's revenue in with Google. "To provide further insight into our business and the opportunities ahead, we're now disclosing our revenue on a more granular bas...
Tags: Google, Hollywood, Youtube, Tech, Netflix, Sundar Pichai, Alphabet, Pichai, Ruth Porat, Google Cloud, YouTube Premium