Alphabet Inc. reaches $1 trillion valuation

Source: Google Alphabet Inc. the company that owns Google has joined the trillion-dollar club becoming the fourth U.S company to make the list. The firm crossed the trillion-dollar mark in the last few minutes of trading on Thursday January 16, 2020 with shares reaching  $1,450.16 on the New York Stock Exchange, the highest share price […]

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Google to acquire Fitbit in $2.1 billion deal

Source: Fitbit Fitbit has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Google for $7.35 per share in cash, valuing the company at a fully diluted equity value of approximately $2.1 billion. “More than 12 years ago, we set an audacious company vision – to make everyone in the world […]

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Google Maps Reaches 5 Billion Downloads on Play Store

The Google Maps app has reached 5 billion downloads on the Play Store. YouTube was this first to hit 5 billion downloads back in December 2018. Shortly after, Google Play Services also hit this milestone, although this could be discounted as Play Services hasn’t actually been manually downloaded that many times, rather when someone logs […]