Shadow of Rising Costs Looming Over Google
Google parent Alphabet reports a 24% gain in Q4 revenue but the fees Google pays to third-party search partners jumped 33%.
Google Revenue Hits Record on Ad Sales Surge
Google's core business brought in $24.1 billion during Q3 but it remains to be seen whether its "Other Bets" will ever be as important.
Google Parent Sells Robotics Unit to SoftBank
Since Ruth Porat became CFO last year, Alphabet has been taking "significant measures to slim down its experimental efforts."
Google’s Non-Advertising Revenue Rises 62%
CFO Ruth Porat sees "tremendous potential" in such businesses as hardware products, apps sold through the Google Play store, and the cloud.