Wed, 23 Jan 2019 16:00
Design ideas floating on the river
Sarah Corynen is bringing her “Alphabet of Joy” to the Siam Commercial Bank’s Talad Noi Pier in Bangkok this weekend.
Thu, 01 Nov 2018 13:24
Another exec out amid sex harassment tension at Google
Google parent Alphabet on Wednesday confirmed that an executive accused of sexual harassment left the company without an exit package as tension over its handling of such matters heightened.
Tue, 30 Oct 2018 19:11
Asian video-on-demand consumers show strong appetite for local content: report
Video-on-demand (VOD) services are expected to invest up to US$10.1 billion (Bt336 billion) in Asia by 2022, growing 3.7 times from the amount spent in 2017, according to a report released on Tuesday by strategy and economics consulting firm AlphaBeta.
Sat, 27 Oct 2018 07:24
Stock markets slump as volatile week ends with tech selloff
Equity markets suffered another downturn Friday with tech stocks pummeled after US titans Amazon and Google-parent Alphabet missed key earnings targets.
Fri, 03 Aug 2018 01:00
Alphabet soup suddenly a lot more digestible
Re: “A recipe for the correct use of acronyms”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
Tue, 24 Jul 2018 06:38
Google parent Alphabet sees record highs despite EU fine
Google parent Alphabet shares lifted Monday on a stronger-than-expected earnings report for the past quarter, as the tech giant's results eased concerns over huge fines imposed by the European Union for antitrust actions.
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 10:25
Google parent Alphabet profit leaps on ad growth
Google parent Alphabet reported a surge in quarterly profits Monday, lifted by strong growth in the digital advertising segment it dominates along with Facebook.
Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:49
Smart home unit Nest is spun back into Google
Google is taking back Nest, the smart home unit of parent firm Alphabet, as part of an effort by the tech giant to battle rivals like Amazon and its Alexa digital assistant.
Fri, 02 Feb 2018 06:39
Google parent hit by higher costs, names new chairman
Google parent company Alphabet on Thursday reported a quarterly loss to set aside funds to pay taxes on repatriated profits, and named a new chairman to replace outgoing Eric Schmidt.
Sat, 30 Dec 2017 07:38
Alphabet Series' author Sue Grafton dead at 77
Sue Grafton, the prolific author of the bestselling "Alphabet Series" mysteries featuring private investigator Kinsey Millhone, has died at the age of 77.
Fri, 22 Dec 2017 08:42
Eric Schmidt stepping down as chair of Alphabet board
Google's parent company Alphabet on Thursday announced that Eric Schmidt will step down as chairman, remaining on the board but shifting into a role as a technical advisor.
Tue, 25 Jul 2017 07:08
Alphabet profit hit by EU fine on Google
SAN FRANCISCO - Google parent Alphabet on Monday saw shares slide as the market reacted to a massive fine by the European Commission and word that success in mobile, cloud and YouTube is coming with higher costs.
Sun, 04 Jun 2017 13:00
Royal projects through the lens
Canon Marketing Thailand pays tribute to His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej with the launch of the “2nd CanonLife Redefine: the Thai Alphabetical Index” contest and is now inviting shutterbugs to submit works depicting the late Monarch’s royal projects.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 06:48
Google parent Alphabet revs up revenue, profit
SAN FRANCISCO - Google parent Alphabet on Thursday reported strong gains in quarterly results, beating most market forecast despite rising costs for its "moonshot" efforts.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:02
Alphabet accuses Uber of stealing self-driving car technology
SAN FRANCISCO - Alphabet on Thursday filed a lawsuit accusing Uber and its self-driving vehicle unit Otto of stealing technology from Waymo, a subsidiary of the Google parent company.