Alphabet Earnings: Google Parent Profits Drop 8%

Google’s parent company Alphabetreported an 8 percent drop in quarterly profit on Tuesday. The company’s core digital advertising business remained strong, but the value of its investments fell from a year ago, dragging Alphabet’s overall profitability down. The company posted a net profit of $16.44 billion for the first quarter, compared to a profit of […]

January 6 Committee subpoena Twitter, Meta, Alphabet and Reddit

WASHINGTON — The House committee investigating the January 6 attack on the Capitol issued subpoenas to the four major social media companies — Alphabet, Meta, Reddit and Twitter — on Thursday, criticizing them for allowing extremism to spread on their platforms and saying they were uncooperative. Enough with the investigation. In letters accompanying the subpoena, […]