To clarify, data is the fundamental resource our civilization needs to operate. Hence, data is to the 21st Century what petroleum was to the 20th Century.
Hence, Exxon-Mobil runs more cash through its till but Alphabet keeps far more of its cash. Specifically, Alphabet had $109.14 billion cash and short-term investments on 31 December 2019. Conversely, Exxon-Mobil had $3.042 billion in cash and short-term investments on the same day.Read more