After being reported on last week, Google has officially acquired North.
According to a report by The Globe and Mail, Google’s parent company, Alphabet is reportedly in final talks to acquire Waterloo-based North.
Google co-founders, Larry Page and Sergey Brin have announced that they are stepping down, with Sundar Pichai now becoming the CEO of Alphabet and Google.
Alphabet has announced that Eric Schmidt will be stepping down from his role as the executive chairman of the company’s board of directors. Instead Schmidt will be transitioning to a new role as a technical advisor.
Alphabet’s subsidiary, Sidewalk Labs and Waterfront Toronto have announced a partnership, they’re calling Sidewalk Toronto.
Nest has announced they foray into home security with the Nest Secure alarm system, Nest Cam IQ Outdoor and Nest Hello video doorbell.
Nest has introduced a brand new thermostat called the Thermostat E.
Business Insider reports that Google may have offered to buy Snap Inc. for $30 billion back in 2016.
Alphabet, Google’s parent company, has announced that they have appointed Sundar Pichai to their board of directors, as their 13th member.