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Google’s search for non-ad revenue puts spotlight on cloud, Pixel

Google’s search for non-ad revenue puts spotlight on cloud, Pixel

Alphabet Inc’s non-advertising business, which houses its cloud unit, Pixel smartphones and the Play store, has long been sandwiched between Google’s advertising juggernaut and its moonshot ventures that have captured popular imagination. Not any more. The business, categorized as “Other Revenue” in its earnings report, posted a 49.4 percent jump in revenue to $3.10 billion [...]

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Tesla recruiting engineers in Mexico for California plant

Tesla recruiting engineers in Mexico for California plant

SAN FRANCISCO Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) is recruiting engineers from Mexico to work on robotics and other automated equipment at its California factory, according to LinkedIn postings viewed by Reuters, part of a hiring push to ready the plant for mass production of the upcoming Model 3. The electric vehicle maker, which prides itself on its [...]

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Twitter CEO Dorsey snaps up shares worth about $9.5 million

Twitter CEO Dorsey snaps up shares worth about $9.5 million

Twitter Inc Chief Executive Jack Dorsey snapped up more than half a million of the company’s shares for about $9.5 million, a regulatory filing on Friday showed. Dorsey bought 574,002 Twitter shares in multiple transactions at prices ranging between $16.47 and $16.74 per share, according to the filing. bit.ly/2oUhQFO That adds to the roughly $7 [...]

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