Microsoft recently secured a $10 billion Pentagon contract. It beat out cloud computing leader Amazon, which is contesting the results.
Alphabet didn't mention its Google-Ascension cloud deal during its Q3 earnings call. However, media reports say it has raised privacy concerns.
Brazil has become the latest battleground for Google (GOOGL) and Amazon (AMZN) as they compete for control of the lucrative smart speaker market.
Google (GOOG) won a deal to provide cloud computing services to Ascension, the largest Catholic health system in the world.
Google has brought a new type of ad that has been available on its other platforms to YouTube. Athletic apparel maker Puma is already on board.
Amid speculation that Apple plans to launch a low-cost iPhone in early 2020, noted analyst Ming-Chi Kuo expects the smartphone to be called the iPhone SE 2.