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An Alphabet spinout announced its first new cybersecurity product, and competitor Splunk’s stock fell 5%

Splunk's stock dropped 5% after Alphabet's Chronicle, originally spun out of Google's X team, launched a new cybersecurity product called Backstory.
Investor and Moonfruit cofounder Wendy Tan White

Alphabet’s X moonshot factory just hired a tech veteran to help shepherd a ‘new generation’ of bold bets

Wendy Tan White — formerly an advisor at the early-stage UK tech fund BGF Ventures — will be brought on as X's vice president on the leadership team.

Alphabet’s drone delivery company is testing a quieter delivery drone after its original model annoyed townspeople and their dogs

A Wing spokesperson confirmed with Business Insider that it has begun testing a quieter drone that "blends in" with nearby residential sounds.

All the companies and divisions under Google’s parent company, Alphabet

Google became Alphabet three years ago, but for many people it can be confusing as to how it's organized. Here's what's under the corporate umbrella.
Dandelion wants to bring geothermal heating and cooling to everyone.

A spinoff from Alphabet’s secretive ‘moonshot factory’ has figured out how to solve some of the worst problems with cooling your hom...

Dandelion bills its new geothermal heating-and-cooling system as so efficient it will literally "pay for itself." Geothermal cooling uses subterranean temperatures to keep homes at a comfortable temperature.
Mo Gawdat, chief business officer of Google X.

Google X’s chief business officer refused to say whether X is working with DeepMind

Google X describes itself as Google's moonshot factory. It's working on internet delivering hot air balloons and self driving cars, among other things.
Consider it the organization-wide version of "eating the frog."

People at Alphabet’s ‘moonshot’ lab have a saying about productivity: #MonkeyFirst — here’s what it means

One of X's guiding principles is to tackle the hardest part of a project first, so they know if it's worth pursuing at all.
Larry Page, Google cofounder and Alphabet CEO.

15 quotes that reveal the genius and ambition of Google’s Larry Page

Wise words from Google cofounder and Alphabet CEO Larry Page.

The ex-Googler who started self-driving cars wore a puppy harnessed to his chest at a startup conference

Legendary inventor and entrepreneur Sebastian Thrun took the stage at Techcrunch Disrupt this morning wearing a small dog in a sling.