Street Fight Daily: Google Introduces New Parent Company, Amazon Launchpad’s Challenges

A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology… Meet Alphabet, The New Conglomerate Absorbing Google (Marketing Land) Google’s being acquired and its new owner will be Alphabet, a palace coup pulled off by Google cofounders Larry Page and Sergey Brin.Read the full article

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  • Teleport Expands Its Life, Housing Search Engine to New York City - 5 readers, 661 Tweets - As Silicon Valley buckles under the pressure of housing the technology industry it created, an Andreessen Horowitz-backed company called Teleport has been..

  • If You're Building A Startup, Build For Mobile - 6 readers, 457 Tweets - Yesterday I wrote about how Facebook’s desire to out-YouTube YouTube and muscle in on all those ad revenues is placing its chances of becoming the “mobile operating system” of the future in jeopardy. I quoted from a blog post written by Connie Chan at Andreesen Horowitz showing how WeChat, China and [...]