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Google I/O 2014

All the news from the annual Google I/O event, including the latest on Android.

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Google reportedly plans to spend $1B on Internet satellites

The Web giant plans to deploy 180 small satellites that would provide Internet access to underserved regions of the globe, sources tell the Wall Street Journal.

By June 1, 2014

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Google offered to acquire WhatsApp for $10B, report says

That's about half of what Facebook will pay to acquire the WhatsApp messaging service and its 450 million users.

By February 20, 2014

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Google sells Motorola unit to Lenovo for $2.9B

PC maker Lenovo, which has struggled for smartphone success outside China, gets an established global brand, while Google unloads a burden on its balance sheet and a source of tension.

By January 29, 2014

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Google to buy Nest for $3.2B in quest for the 'conscious home'

The trendy startup that brought you smart thermostats and smoke detectors jumps into Google's ever-expanding embrace.

By January 13, 2014

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Plan B to launch O2 4G with live online show on 29 August

Chart-topper Plan B plays live to celebrate O2's new 4G super-fast mobile network going live on 29 August.

By August 12, 2013

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Google expected to sell $8.8B in mobile ads this year

Web giant expected to sell more mobile ads than all of its competitors put together for the second year in a row.

By June 13, 2013

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Google reportedly close to $1.3B acquisition of map app Waze

The Web giant will soon close a deal for the mobile mapping and navigation startup, according to a report in the company's home country of Israel.

By June 9, 2013

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WhatsApp denies it's in talks with Google for $1B buyout

Maker of the popular mobile chat program tells AllThingsD that it's not in negotiations with Google.

By April 8, 2013

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Google saves $2B in taxes by sheltering $10B in revenue in Bermuda

The search and software giant's tax avoidance is being investigated by governments in France, the U.K., Italy, and Australia, Bloomberg reports.

By December 10, 2012

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Google revenue hits $14.42B in fourth quarter, up 36 percent

The company hit $50 billion in revenue for the first time in 2012.

By January 22, 2013