Earlier this month, Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) announced a major restructuring of its organization, along with a new name. The new company is called Alphabet, and Google is one of many subsidiary businesses. But some businesses have remained a part of Google, while others have been given their own subsidiary. Here, I'll try to explain what the corporate structure looks like now, and why Google chose the structure it did.
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- Aug 25, 2015 at 6:20PM
- Technology and Telecom