Other bets revenue was $595m, up from $477, though operating loss increased from $2.7bn to $3.36bn as well.
Alphabet shares have climbed 9 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard & Poor's 500 index has risen roughly 9 percent. Porat said headcount growth should moderate in 2019. The results have been mostly positive so far, helping extend a winning streak for tech stocks to a sixth week. Google advertising revenues were $32.63 billion in the fourth quarter, 83% of the total for Alphabet. The corporation reported $7 billion in expenditures, more than the projected $5.63 billion.
Pichai said Google's cloud computing unit a year ago doubled the number of deals it struck worth more than $1 million. The company's higher-growth businesses, which also include YouTube, are less profitable than the original Google desktop search service.
One stunning number is telling about Google's effectiveness as a business. It's also seeing an "uptick" in $100 million contracts, Porat said.
Google faced scrutiny in late 2018 over alleged bias against conservatives on its signature search engine, as well as the decision to provide Android co-founder Andy Rubin $90 million in severance pay after he was sacked amid sexual misconduct claims - sparking a global protest among employees.
The company has authorized a plan to buy back an additional $12.5-billion worth of its shares, Porat also said. Alphabet's Q4 results in "other revenues" like the Google Play store and hardware sales, underperformed and brought in $154 million. Pichai declined to elaborate today except to say that Google aims to get the "right fit" for any acquisition. Google remains behind rival Amazon.com Inc in the cloud, said Cordwell. Amazon, in particular, has been able to grow their advertising business significantly in recent years.
"At Google's massive scale, a slowdown in ad revenue growth is to be expected, particularly in the USA, eMarketer Senior Forecasting Director Monica Peart said in an email". That was the same growth rate as reported for last year's fourth quarter, which worries some analysts. A year ago, the company's operating margin was 29.6%, according to FactSet.
I think about basketball 24/7, and I really see us being very special on the court and fun to watch, so I'm excited about it". Still, the trade seemingly came out of nowhere after a meeting between Knicks brass and Porzingis and his agent on Thursday.
Appearing on beIN Sport Mourinho suggested he will seek a return to football in March but for now he enjoys other projects. But he agreed to do some promotional work for the Russian ice hockey team in Balashikha, a town near Moscow.
To the south, rain showers will wind down, with a chance of snow showers on the back edge of the precipitation before ending. Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become hard to navigate due to accumulating snow.
As for Washington's accusations that Russian Federation had violated the agreement, most respondents (74%) call them unfounded. China's foreign ministry ruled out the possibility of negotiating a new multilateral pact that includes Beijing.
Wagdi Ramadan, stated that work at the tombs had started in February 2018 with the discovery of a singular tomb engraved in rock. They later located more chambers "filled with mummies and large stone sarcophagi".
Vijay Mallya is accused in India of conspiracy to defraud, make false representations and launder money, added the spokesperson. April 18, 2017: Scotland Yard arrests Mallya on an extradition warrant after he surrenders at a central London police station.
SpaceX has been developing the Raptor engine over the last few years as part of its plan to eventually send tourists to Mars. Merlins use kerosene and liquid oxygen (LOX) propellants, for example, whereas Raptors use liquid methane and LOX.
Fairfax, 39, would be the second black governor of Virginia , where his great-great-great grandfather was held as a slave. The General Assembly is currently in session, and some lawmakers say they don't need a distraction right now.
The defense claims Guzman's role has been exaggerated by cooperating witnesses who are seeking leniency in their own cases. El Chapo was extradited from Mexico to the United States in early 2017; the drug lord had often escaped from custody.
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez's record vs. Real Madrid
Valencia will have been disappointed to let their lead slip but content with a point at the hardest ground to go to in LaLiga . Messi's absence at the Camp Nou would be a blow to Barcelona , particularly with the Argentinian in such blistering form.
Samsung Galaxy J8 Coming Next Month
That means apps will be able to use security measures like facial recognition and fingerprint scans easily to secure access. However, what many people don't know is that Samsung is also adding the finishing touches to Galaxy S10 at the same time .
New Orleans boycots the Super Bowl in record numbers
Sunday's low-scoring affair didn't help soothe the annoyance Saints players and fans felt about their perceived snub. Thousands of people showed up, too . "Super Bowl? What Super Bowl?" the front-page headline read.
Giant hole in Antarctica Thwaites Glacier
Thwaites Glacier, among the most threatened hunks of ice on the continent, is in even more dire straits than previously reported. Researchers were shocked when they discovered how much ice had been lost already, expecting to find much smaller gaps.