Jillian D'Onfro

ARTICLES

2 months ago

Google Releases New 'Glass' Headset For Factory Floors

Years after the wearable gadget’s consumer flame out, Google has announced that it's releasing a new enterprise version with a better camera and longer battery life.
3 months ago

How Google’s Work With Motorbike Riders In India Demonstrates Its Plan For Emerging Markets

As Google aims to reach more users in emerging markets like India, South East Asia, Africa and Latin America, the company needed to better integrate user research with product design.
By Jillian D'Onfro 13 min read
3 months ago

Amid Competition, Google Revamps Its Shopping Experience

The company is launching a new Shopping homepage that will be personalized for users by their browsing history and direct them to make purchases either in-store, through Google’s site or from a...
By Jillian D'Onfro 10 min read
3 months ago

Google’s New Line Of Cheaper Pixel Phones Is Packed With Top Features Of Its Pricier Predecessors

The Pixel 3a and 3a XL with 64 GB of storage will cost $399 and $479, respectively, the company said during its annual developers' conference. 
3 months ago

Why Google’s Theme For Its Big Developers’ Conference Could Fall Flat

While Google hopes to wow audiences with presentations on artificial intelligence and accessibility, that rosy messaging may fall flat in light of the company’s recent controversies.
By Jillian D'Onfro 11 min read
3 months ago

Google Announces Reorg As It Moves To Make More Money Off Assistant, App Store, Other Products

This change within Google shows its need to plumb alternate revenue sources.
3 months ago

Alphabet's Loon Raises $125 Million From SoftBank, Making It The Second Unit To Take Outside Funding This Year

The investment comes as part of a new long term partnership that includes collaboration on both technology and commercialization efforts.
4 months ago

Alphabet Is Uber IPO’s Surprise Winner With Potential $5 Billion Stake

Alphabet is one Uber’s top shareholders, with a 5.2% stake that could be worth upwards of $5 billion if Uber hits its expected IPO valuation of $100 billion.  
By Jillian D'Onfro 10 min read