Google parent Alphabet to shut down Loon, its internet-beaming balloon project

Alphabet is shutting down its Loon project. Alphabet Google parent company Alphabet said Thursday that it’s shutting down Loon, a project aimed at beaming down internet connectivity from balloons floating in the stratosphere. The project was born out of X, Alphabet’s self-described moonshot factory for experimental projects, which has also developed the company’s driverless car […]

Trump pardons former Uber and Google engineer Anthony Levandowski

Former Google and Uber self-driving car engineer Anthony Levandowski received a pardon from President Trump after admitting to theft of trade secrets. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images President Donald Trump has pardoned Anthony Levandowski, a former Google and Uber...

Trump pardons ex-Uber and Google engineer Anthony Levandowski

Former Google and Uber self-driving car engineer Anthony Levandowski was granted a pardon by President Trump after admitting to theft of trade secrets. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images President Donald Trump pardoned Anthony Levandowski, a former Google and Uber engineer...