Today, technology company is one of the foremost powerful sectors shaping the worldwide economy, driving changes, and setting trends. So here, we’ll tell you about the planet’s biggest technology companies that rule the world.
Our list includes the most important companies from different fields of the digital industry, like software, hardware, media, e-commerce, telecommunications, etc. The ranking is predicated on the market capitalization of the digital giants.
1-APPLE INC. ($2.169 Trillion) THE TECHNOLOGY COMPANY
Industry: hardware, software, electronics, information technology, etc.
Annual revenue: $274 Billion.
Employees: 147,000 people.
In today’s world Apple is the biggest technology company in the whole world in terms of market capitalization, that is about 2.17 trillion dollars. It also is the most profitable company having annual income of 274 billion dollars.
Recently, Apple is considered as the most Biggest Technology company among all Biggest industries. It has many loyal fans all round the globe that are able to substitute huge lines when it involves Apple’s top-tier products. This is often definitely a big achievement that creates it one among the foremost successful and admired brands ever.
The company came into existence on April 1, 1976, by Steve Wozniak, Ronald Wayne, and Steve Jobs.
At starting they produced home computers and models of Personal computers. But they gained success from I phones and I pad. Which made Apple the most Biggest and Wealthiest Company ever.
Apple has a wide variety of products including smartwatches, computers, laptops, smartphones, tablets, etc Apple has its headquarter in Cupertino, California, USA.
2-MICROSOFT($1.611 Trillion)THE TECHNOLOGY COMPANY
Industry: hardware, software development, electronics, Cloud computing, etc.
Annual revenue: $143 Billion
Employees: 163,000 people.
Microsoft is the second biggest technology company having its market Capitalization of more than $1.6 Trillion. It is one of the most expensive and biggest technology company in the whole world.
Microsoft was founded in 1975 by Bill Gates and Paul Allen. They worked on making software to make the Pc experience easy and user-friendly so that everyone can use the PC without any problem. Then, Windows Operating System came into existence. By this Microsoft gained incredible success among the whole world and earned much profit.
Till now, the company has increased its services and has expanded in market.
Today, Microsoft provides Operating systems, servers, business applications, intelligent gadgets, management and development tools, phones, and many more.
Also, Recently Microsoft has slightly changed their field of interest by focusing on innovative technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Cloud Computing.
Microsoft has its headquarter in Redmond, Washington, USA.
3-AMAZON ($1.569 Trillion)
Industry: E-commerce, Consumer electronics, Digital Distribution, Cloud computing, etc.
Annual revenue: $280.5 Billion
Employees: 798,000 people.
Amazon is the third largest technology company having its market Capitalization of more than $1.5 Trillion. Also Amazon has the highest number of employee number in the Technology Sector.
Amazon is one of the companies having most expensive stock which is around $3000. It has a wide range of customers across the world in the online shopping services.
it also deals in Cloud computing named Amazon Web Services. this company helps various peoples to reach their fulfillments by proving them storage, compute, database, and other services as well. Although famous amazon device Alexa has reached more than thousands of homes across the globe.
Amazon was founded in 1994 by Jeff Bezos and it has its Headquarter in Seattle, Washington.
4-ALPHABET ($1.171 Trillion)
Industry: Research and Development, Video games, Software, Biotechnology, etc
Annual revenue: $161 Billion
Employees: 135,000 people.
Alphabet is the parent company of google which was created as a restructuring of google. But it became parent company consisting google and many subsidiary companies.
In 2015 google renamed itself as Alphabet, making google as a subsidiary. Alphabet allowed google to expand its technology around the world.
Alphabet owns various famous Companies such as Calcico, CapitalG, DeepMind, Google, Google Fiber, GV., Sidewalk Labs., Verily, and many more.
Today, Alphabet is holding more than thirty services and sub companies and reaching the whole world.
Stock price of Alphabet is $2297 which is a big value as compared to other stocks.
In Alphabet the CEO is Sundar Pichai and Chair Person is John L. Hennessy
Alphabet was founded on 2 October 2015 by Larry Page and Sergey Brin. Alphabet has its headquarter in Mountain View, California, USA.
5-TENCENT ($731 Billion)THE TECHNOLOGY COMPANY
Industry: Search Engine, Internet, Social Networking, E-commerce, Web portals, Artificial Intelligence, etc
Annual revenue: $55 Billion
Employees: 63,000 people.
Tencent is the one of the largest companies in gaming industry which has launched world famous games like Fortnite, League of Legends, Arena of Valor.
Tencent is a Chinese company which was formed and came into existence in 1998.
Today, Tencent provides Web portals, smartphones, e-commerce platforms, social networks, multiplayer games, and many more reaching more than one billion people across the whole world and becoming one of the most successful companies in today’s world. Tencent has its headquarter in Nanshan District, Shenzhen.
6-FACEBOOK ($670 Billion)
Industry: Social Media, Online Advertising
Annual revenue: $71 Billion
Employees: 45,000 people.
Facebook is one of the biggest and fastest growing businesses in the whole world reaching more than 2 billion people everyday. It is famous among a huge amount of fans across the globe. Facebook was created by Mark Zuckerberg in February in 2004.
Fb has a wide range of fans across the world in the Social Media. Almost everyone is having their own Facebook Profile and friends connected to them they can share their daily views and updates and reach their old friends,Update their stories and enjoy the tremendous platform by watching videos uploaded by various famous personalities.
Also due to too much audience its has its Online Advertisement program by which we can promote our business, profile, etc, and reach many people with a small amount of investment.
Today, Facebook owns a lot of famous platforms such as Instagram, Messenger, Whatsapp, and Oculus VR. Facebook has its headquarter in Menlo Park, California, USA.
7-ALIBABA GROUP ($636 Billion)THE TECHNOLOGY COMPANY
Industry: E-Commerce, Cloud Computing, Internet, Mobile media, etc
Annual revenue: $73 Billion
Employees: 117,600 people.
Alibaba is a Chinese company which is having one of the biggest platform of online trading in all over the world.
Alibaba has a wide variety of products and goods with an attracting prices and great quality as well.
This company was founded in 1999 on 4th of April by Jack Ma
It is a Multinational Technology Company which provides B2C(Business to Consumer) as well as C2C(Consumer to Consumer) services across the world.
It also provided Cloud Computing Services across the globe reaching many people. Alibaba is having a rapid growth in today’s world.
It also provides E-commerce services, Cloud Computing, Entertainment, Mobile Commerce, Retail, Mobile media, Films, Tv shows.
It owns Ali Express, Alibaba Cloud, AliOS, Alibaba.com, Alipay, AliGenie, TaoBao, Tmall, Lazada, Daraz, 1688.com. Alibaba Group has its headquarter in Hangzhou, China.