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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.
Google cofounder Sergey Brin with a Loon balloon.

Alphabet quietly made its experimental balloon project a full-fledged corporation — a first step to a new Google spinout

Project Loon, the internet balloon project developed by Google parent company Alphabet, was listed as "Loon Inc." in recent government filings.

Alphabet’s ‘moonshot’ lab has a new project to store renewable energy

Malta will store solar and wind power for later use.

Google X founder explains ‘The Valley of Death’ in product development

There's a reason why all sorts of breakthrough technologies developed by researchers go ignored.

Alphabet’s internet balloons just got a big upgrade

New algorithms for Project Loon will allow the balloons to cluster together and deliver internet instead of spanning across the globe.

Some Google self-driving-car experts were paid so much that they quit

The division lost a lot of its key executives because they no longer had an incentive to stay, according to a Bloomberg report.

Facebook and Alphabet’s dreams of internet drones are crashing into a turbulent reality

Facebook and Alphabet have ambitious projects to deliver the internet via drones and satellites, but continue to hit snags.

Google’s parent company keeps losing its top executives

Alphabet has had a lot of turnover and turmoil.