Owing much of its wealth and power to its dominant search engine, Google quickly expanded from a Web tool to a hardware and software maker. Today, Google maintains the Android mobile OS, Chrome Web browser, Chrome OS, YouTube, and a suite of Web apps such as Gmail, Google Drive, and the Google+ social network.

Google pays a staggering $1 billion for some of HTC’s smartphone team
Google just made a really big bet on hardware.
What you really need to know about Google Chromecast
In a world with Roku and Amazon Fire Stick, is there still room for Google Chromecast?
A beginner’s guide to augmented reality
Google, Microsoft, and Apple are pushing all in on AR.
Facebook rushes ad update after disturbing ‘Jew haters’ report
Advertisers could previously target more than 2,300 people who were interested in anti-Semetic categories.
Former employees slam Google for ‘systematic’ gender discrimination
3 women claim female employees are 'systematically' paid less than men.
The battle between the Apple iPhone X and Google Pixel 2 starts Oct. 4
A teaser trailer hints at its included features.
Here’s all the interesting tech news you missed during the iPhone X release
For starters, Putin had an awkward exchange with a robot.
This is the most amazing thing Google has ever done for me
A silly cat slideshow popped up at just the right time.
Amazon’s Alexa and Microsoft’s Cortana just became friends with benefits
The two digital assistants will be updated later this year.
Google goes after Apple with its new augmented reality platform
There's no word yet on when ARCore will be released to the public.
Next time you Google ‘clinical depression,’ prepare to take a quiz about your symptoms
Google wants to help build awareness around mental health.
Google may debut new Chromebook Pixel, smaller Google Home this fall
Google will also reportedly launch two new handsets.
Google’s Android O gets a sweet name—and a bunch of fresh emoji
The newest OS will be released on Pixel and Nexus phones 'soon.'
Former female Google employees share stories of racial discrimination
Their experiences contradict the Google anti-diversity memo's claims.