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Alphabet Inc (GOOG.O)

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Third Point ups share stake in Facebook, dissolves in Snap Inc
Friday, 11 Aug 2017 04:47pm EDT 

Aug 11 (Reuters) - Third Point Llc::Third Point Llc dissolves share stake in Snap Inc - SEC Filing.Third Point Llc dissolves share stake in Zayo Group Holdings Inc.Third Point Llc ups share stake in Alphabet Inc by 26.4 percent to 575,000 shares of class A capital stock.Third Point Llc ups share stake in Facebook Inc by 16.7 percent to 3.5 million shares.Third Point Llc ups share stake in Parsley Energy Inc by 80 percent to 4.5 million class a shares.Third point llc dissolves share stake in Rice Energy Inc.Third Point Llc ups share stake in RSP Permian Inc by 92.5 percent to 3.9 million shares.Third Point Llc - change in holdings are as of June 30, 2017 and compared with the previous quarter ended as of March 31, 2017.  Full Article

Google employee James Damore says was "fired for perpetuating gender stereotypes"
Monday, 7 Aug 2017 10:37pm EDT 

Aug 7 (Reuters) - :Google employee James Damore says he was "fired for perpetuating gender stereotypes".Google employee James Damore says "currently exploring all possible legal remedies".  Full Article

YouTube says users can share videos directly on YouTube - blog‍​
Monday, 7 Aug 2017 02:41pm EDT 

Aug 7 (Reuters) - YouTube::Starting Aug 7, users can share videos with friends and family directly on YouTube - blog‍​.  Full Article

Google developing technology for Snapchat-like media content, in discussions with several publishers - CNBC
Friday, 4 Aug 2017 01:48pm EDT 

Aug 4 (Reuters) - :Google developing technology for Snapchat-like media content, in discussions with several publishers - CNBC, citing DJ.  Full Article

YouTube to apply tougher treatment to videos flagged as potential violations of policies on "hate speech"‍​
Tuesday, 1 Aug 2017 08:33am EDT 

Aug 1 (Reuters) - YouTube : :YouTube says will soon be applying tougher treatment to videos flagged by users as potential violations of policies on "hate speech and violent extremism"‍​.YouTube - If flagged videos don’t violate policies but contain "controversial religious or supremacist content", they will be placed in limited state.YouTube says will begin to roll the new treatment out to videos on desktop versions of YouTube in coming weeks - Blog‍​.‍YouTube says flagged videos will remain on YouTube behind an interstitial, won’t be recommended, won’t be monetized, won’t have key features - Blog.  Full Article

Alphabet's Google announces $50 mln initiative to help people prepare for the changing nature of work - Blog
Wednesday, 26 Jul 2017 09:41am EDT 

July 26 (Reuters) - :Alphabet's Google announces a $50 million initiative to help people prepare for the changing nature of work - Blog.  Full Article

Alphabet reports qtrly earnings per share of $5.01
Monday, 24 Jul 2017 04:22pm EDT 

July 24 (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc ::Qtrly diluted earnings per share $5.01.Qtrly earnings per share excluding European Commission fine was $8.90.Qtrly revenue $26,010 million versus $21,500 million.Q2 increase in constant currency revenue year over year was 23 percent.Q2 Google segment revenue $25,762 million versus $21,315 million.Q2 Google segment advertising revenue $22,672 million versus $19,143 million.Headcount at Q2-end 75,606 versus 73,992 at Q1-end.Q2 earnings per share view $4.49 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Q2 revenue view $25.65 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.EC decision, regarding co's display & ranking of shopping search results and ads, imposed a €2.42 billion fine, which co accrued in Q2‍​.  Full Article

Alphabet says Q2 aggregate paid clicks were up 52 pct
Monday, 24 Jul 2017 04:13pm EDT 

July 24 (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc :Quarterly earnings per share excluding European Commission fine of $8.90‍​.Quarterly aggregate paid clicks up 52 percent.Q2 increase in constant currency revenue year over year was 23 percent.Quarterly aggregate cost-per-click down 23 percent.  Full Article

Alphabet Inc Q2 results press release
Monday, 24 Jul 2017 04:02pm EDT 

Please click on the link below for Alphabet Inc's quarterly earnings press release::.  Full Article

Alphabet appoints Sundar Pichai to its board
Monday, 24 Jul 2017 02:07pm EDT 

July 24 (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc ::Has appointed Sundar Pichai to its board of directors.Says ‍Pichai's appointment was effective July 19, 2017​.  Full Article

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Zuckerberg nixes new Facebook share class after shareholder lawsuit

WILMINGTON, Del. Facebook Inc Chairman Mark Zuckerberg abandoned plans on Friday to create a new class of company stock with no voting power, which was meant to be a way for Zuckerberg to retain control over the company he founded while fulfilling a pledge to give away his wealth.