Friday, 24 Apr 2020
From using tools like AI to manufacturing facemasks and respirators, local and global tech companies are helping lead the fight.
Thursday, 14 Mar 2019
Jigsaw, a subsidiary of Alphabet Inc., has released a Chrome extension that can filter out online toxic comments.
Thursday, 25 Jan 2018
Chronicle, which is a spinoff from Google X, will tackle cybersecurity, and it’ll help companies identify, track, and stop cyberattacks.
With the help of machine learning, Project Loon’s deployment will be streamlined and more cost-effective!Monday, 20 Feb 2017
Remember Project Loon, Alphabet’s Internet connectivity venture that attempts to provide Internet access with its balloon-based wireless network? By leveraging on machine learning, its network deployment will be streamlined and in turn, its implementation costs will be reduced too.
Friday, 27 Jan 2017
Singapore investment firm Temasek Holdings has invested S$1.1 billion in Verily Life Sciences, a healthcare technology subsidiary of Google holdings company Alphabet.
Wednesday, 14 Dec 2016
Google has announced that it will spin off its self-driving car project into an independent subsidiary under its Alphabet parent company called Waymo.
Tuesday, 7 Jun 2016
Not too long ago, it seemed that Nest Labs was the company that could do no wrong. Google bought Nest Labs for US$3.2 billion, leading many to speculate that with their powers combined, the two companies could bring Google into the hardware business in a big way. That didn’t happen.
Wednesday, 25 Nov 2015
Alphabet is showing its subsidiaries some tough love. Now they will have to be accountable for their own finances and pay market rates to use Google's existing services.
Friday, 30 Oct 2015
Android on desktop? Android and Chrome OS are reportedly on track to merge into a single operating system for both desktop and mobile devices.