The Internet Reacts To Google’s Alphabet

Google birthed itself a parent company and the Internet made jokes

Yesterday, Google shook the tech world with news that it was creating a new, larger, umbrella company. Google, formerly an empire unto itself, would now be one business among many owned by Alphabet. Rarely does a change this big come suddenly and all at once, and those watching the tech sector specifically or just news generally yesterday had plenty to say about the emergence of Alphabet. We’ve collected some of the best tweets below.

Kelsey D. Atherton

Kelsey D. Athertonis a defense technology journalist based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. His work on drones, lethal AI, and nuclear weapons has appeared in Slate, The New York Times, Foreign Policy, and elsewhere.