Alphabet — the parent company of US search giant Google — has reported strong growth in the second quarter, with revenues up 21 percent compared to the same period in 2016 at $26bn.
London-based startup Blockchain has raised $40m in funding, the largest amount for a fintech company in the UK since last year.
Tech giant Google could be fined more than €1bn from Brussels for abusing its online search dominance to direct customers to its own Google Shopping service.
Taxi startup Uber has lost another member of staff this week as it fired its head of self-driving technologies, Anthony Levandowski.
The battle between Uber and Alphabet’s Waymo subsidiary has been recommended for investigation by federal prosecutors.
Apple’s market cap reached $800bn for the first time on Monday, prompting suggestions that the tech giant could soon become the world’s first trillion dollar company.
Google’s life-science arm, Verily, is initiating Project Baseline — a 10,000 person study to gain a better understanding of people’s predisposition to various illnesses.
Google Cloud Next, the tech company’s annual conference covering everything that is happening and will happen in the online cloud space, took place earlier this month.
Google’s parent company Alphabet has accused Uber of stealing its self-driving car technology.