Dan Doctoroff

Sidewalk Labs to shut down after founder's probable ALS diagnosis


Alphabet's urban-innovation division, which once attempted to build a data-driven neighborhood in Toronto, will be folded into Google.

Google wants to build a city


Sidewalk Labs — Google parent company Alphabet's urban innovation arm — unveils a plan for constructing its own metropolis for testing smart city and connected technologies at scale.

Google backs urban innovation startup to improve cities


Google's backing of Sidewalk Labs marks its latest move to support the use of technology for urban innovation.