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Waymo boss John Krafcik leaving aut...

The head of Alphabet’s self-driving division surprisingly announced today that he’s leaving the company after five and a half years. Waymo will now be led by co-CEOs.   Krafcik worked at Hyundai for 10 years, including as president and CEO, before being...

[Update: 9 cities] Google Fiber ‘...

In September, Google Fiber announced a ‘2 Gig’ tier, and it’s now widely available in the first cities. As part...

Waymo simulations show how autonomo...

One of the biggest arguments for autonomous vehicles is increasing road safety. Waymo today released a study that used simulations...

Alphabet’s GV invests in Carl Pei...

  Alphabet’s GV — formerly Google Ventures — has made a sizeable investment in Carl Pei’s fledging audio and hardware brand...

[Update: 8 cities] Google Fiber ‘...

In September, Google Fiber announced a ‘2 Gig’ tier, and it’s now widely available in the first cities. As part...