Part of Google's bombshell restructuring, under a new parent called Alphabet, is that its most recent top hire -- CFO Ruth Porat -- gets even more power. Here's what the financial issues look like for Porat and Co.
The search giant says it's "recalculating" its strategy for its effort to create phones with interchangeable parts.
Google's soaring stock price comes after the company announced second-quarter sales of $14.35 billion and a profit of $6.99 a share.
The search giant has been trying to take a more measured approach with costs, especially as its cash cow search engine faces more competition.
Ruth Porat, a Silicon Valley native, will head west from the marquee Wall Street firm, where she had a hand in a number of technology ventures.
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