How Google’s Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL Stack Up Against Low-Cost iPhones

Google is betting that cheaper smartphones with less powerful features can help it make a mark in the mobile market, but stepping out from Apple’s shadow might prove to be the biggest challenge. At its Google I/O developer confab Tuesday in Mountain View, Calif., Google unveiled its new Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL smartphones. […]

Five Things Google Debuted at Google I/O

Google made its name on its proprietary search tool. But at its annual developer conference Google I/O, CEO Sundar Pichai made it clear that the company wants to be more of an all-around solutions company. “We’re moving from a company that helps you find answers to a company that helps you get things done,” said […]

Google’s I/O Conference Is Coming: Here’s What to Expect

New smartphones, a new operating system, and a new foray into gaming will likely be the focus at Google’s I/O developer conference, a three-day event for app developers and hardware makers that starts Tuesday. Attendees, along with tech fans at home watching the livestream, will be closely following the conference’s keynote presentation, when Google CEO […]

Three Red Flags In Alphabet’s Earnings That Sent Its Shares Down 7%

Google parent Alphabet’s stock tumbled 7% after reporting its first-quarter earnings that included some troubling signs including slowing growth, difficulties in its hardware division, and disappointing guidance. After the market closed, the company’s shares fell to $1,200.70 from $1,296.20. Google CEO Sundar Pichai tried to reassure investors by suggesting the problems were only temporary. “We’ve […]

Google’s Pixel Phone Line May Soon Include a Budget-Friendly ‘Lite’ Duo

Smartphone upgrades have become more expensive as companies like Apple, Google, and Samsung pack the latest technology into phones that boast bigger screens, or in the case of Samsung’s Galaxy Fold, flip open and shut. But Google might be getting ready to offer another option, according to a filing with the Federal Communications Commission. There […]