[OAKLAND] Alphabet's Google Cloud unit is poised for a surge in fourth-quarter sales from US retailers, as they brace for record online shopping during the holidays because of Covid-19 lockdowns...

[PARIS] Europe is sitting on a wealth of data that is the 21st equivalent of a precious metal mine during the gold rush.

[CALIFORNIA] Google on Monday launched the Pixel 4a smartphone, the successor to its first budget-friendly Pixel device that finally gained sales momentum last year.

[CALIFORNIA] Home security firm ADT said on Monday Alphabet's Google would invest US$450 million to acquire 6.6 per cent stake in the company.

THE largest US technology companies are thriving in a pandemic that has increased dependence on their products and services, while hammering much of the rest of the economy.

[SYDNEY] Australia will force Facebook and Google to pay local media outlets for news content used, Treasurer Josh Frydenberg said on Friday.

[CALIFORNIA] Google's ad sales have recovered since plummeting in March during the coronavirus pandemic, parent Alphabet said on Thursday, easing concerns about its first quarterly sales slide in...

[WASHINGTON] Google and Facebook took the sharpest jabs for alleged abuse of their market power from Democrats and Republicans on Wednesday in a much-anticipated congressional hearing with four of...

AUSTRALIA'S competition regulator on Monday accused Alphabet's Google of misleading consumers to get permission for use of their personal data for targeted advertising, seeking a fine "in the...

[BENGALURU] Australia's competition regulator has launched court proceedings against Alphabet's Google for allegedly misleading consumers about the expanded use of personal data for targeted...