Alphabet shuts Loon which used balloon alternative to cell towers

SAN FRANCISCO: Alphabet is shutting down Loon after concluding the business, which offers balloons as an alternative to cell towers, is not commercially viable, Google’s parent company said. Founded in 2011, Loon aimed to bring connectivity to areas of the

Google co-founders Larry Page, Sergey Brin to step down

SAN FRANCISCO: Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are relinquishing control of parent company Alphabet to current Google CEO Sundar Pichai, the duo announced in blog post. The two men will remain employees of Alphabet and retain their seats