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All the companies and divisions under Google’s parent company, Alphabet, which just made yet another shake-up to its structure

Google became Alphabet in 2015, but for many people, it can be confusing as to how it's organized. Here's what's under the corporate umbrella.
Richard DeVaul, who cofounded Alphabet's Project Loon, has left the company following sexual misconduct allegations.

An executive with Google’s parent company resigns with no severance after sexual misconduct allegations come to light

Richard DeVaul's departure comes less than a week after he was named in a New York Times report on Alphabet's handling of sexual misconduct charges.

Kenya will reportedly use Alphabet’s cutting-edge balloon project to deliver internet access to rural areas

Huge swaths of Kenya are not developed and remain without Internet access and now the country is turning to Alphabet's Project Loon to change that.
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.
A Project Loon balloon.

Google is going to use experimental high-altitude balloons to provide internet in Puerto Rico

Hurricane Maria caused devastation on the island, and 83% of cell sites are still down.
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.

Alphabet’s crazy balloon experiment has a new CEO after the last one only lasted 6 months

At Alphabet's Project Loon, Tom Moore is out and Alastair Westgarth is in...after only six months.

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.

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 X’s internet balloons have a new boss to bring the tech to market

One of Google's most ambitious projects isn't a literal "moonshot," but it's close.