A few years ago, the Alphabet company was founded meant to include all projects under the same umbrella from Google. The initiative has proved to be an inspired and profitability is remarkable.

EU record has concocted some intriguing advances towards Alphabet's (GOOGL.O) Google.


It's hard to swing a stick in Silicon Valley without hitting startups created by ex- Google employees determined to bring their clever (though only sometimes successful) ideas to light.