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    In a time of tight school budgets, cheap Chromebook laptops from Alphabet’s Google unit accounted for nearly 60% of PC shipments to U.S. K–12 schools in 2017, according to Future-source Consulting. And over 30 million students and teachers use Google Classroom software. The business isn’t high-margin, but Google stands to benefit by ensuring the next generation knows its technology.

    Company Information

    Impact SegmentEducation/Discovery
    IndustryInternet Services & Retailing
    CEOLarry Page
    Company TypePublic
    Revenues ($M) (Last Fiscal Year)$110,855
    Profits ($M) (Last Fiscal Year)$12,662
    Market Value ($M)$867,726