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Mark Bergen / Recode:
Google Fiber to acquire Webpass, an ISP that focuses on apartment complexes and businesses, serves San Francisco, Miami, Boston, Chicago, and San Diego   —  Deal gives the Alphabet unit a foothold in apartments and businesses.  —  To take on the big internet service providers, Google Fiber is scooping up a small one.
Jun 22, 2016, 8:30 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Recode:
Nest pushes further into energy business with SolarCity partnership and a feature called Time of Savings that tweaks thermostat settings based on utility prices   —  Will saving dollars on utility bills save the company?  —  If you live in California, your energy bill may look different soon.
Jun 21, 2016, 12:05 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Recode:
Google endorses the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership, but says the negotiation process could benefit from greater transparency   —  An endorsement of the TPP.  —  Google has just lent its support to the Trans-Pacific Partnership, an Obama administration policy priority facing significant hurdles in this fraught election year.
Jun 10, 2016, 7:15 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Recode:
Sources: Google Play is testing an 85/15 app revenue sharing model for all subscriptions   —  Unlike Apple, the Play Store split would take effect immediately.  —  On Wednesday, Apple detailed major shake-ups coming to its powerful app store.  Those include a new revenue sharing model …
Jun 8, 2016, 5:36 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Recode:
A look at Nest's new low-key CEO Marwan Fawaz and his challenge of standing up for the firm within Alphabet while retaining Fadell's loyalists at Nest   —  A look at the newest, low-key CEO under Alphabet.  —  The intrepid entrepreneur behind Nest, one of the most high-profile tech acquisitions ever, has left.
Jun 3, 2016, 10:00 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Recode:
Google says its ads have driven 2B+ total app downloads; at F8 Facebook also noted 2B+ ad-driven installs   —  And Google is bringing its mobile ad tool to iOS.  —  Universal app campaigns, Google's tool that lets app advertisers spend across several services — and a pillar of Google's strategy …
May 18, 2016, 3:00 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Recode:
Google brings shopping ads to image searches to fend off Amazon   —  The search giant is adding new offline perks for retailers, too.  —  As people use mobile phones more to shop, Google is doing more and more to make sure it's not cut out of the process.  Its latest move …
May 17, 2016, 10:50 AMIn context
Mark Bergen / Recode:
How Google Fiber is aggressively competing with cable companies: better service, faster speeds, neighborhood outreach, maybe wireless, and cheaper prices   —  Forget self-driving cars and drones.  Five years later, where is Google's broadband business going?  —  It's a crisp spring Friday in Kansas City and Jim is upset with Google.
May 14, 2016, 12:05 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Recode:
Sources: Google's answer to Amazon Echo is code-named “Chirp” and expected to launch this year   —  ‘Okay, Google,’ your turn.  —  A product team at Google is working on a hardware device that would integrate Google's search and voice assistant technology, akin to the Amazon Echo, Recode has learned.
May 11, 2016, 5:56 PMIn context
Re/code:
Google hires former Motorola CEO Rick Osterloh to head new hardware division that includes Nexus, Chromecast, Chromebooks, Pixel C, OnHub, ATAP, and Glass   —  Google is building a new hardware division under former Motorola chief Rick Osterloh  —  Rick Osterloh is coming back to Google.
Apr 28, 2016, 2:35 PMIn context

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