Google parent Alphabet Inc. is scheduled to unveil a new Pixel 5 smartphone, Chromecast, and smart speaker on Sept. 30, according to an invite sent to media members. The so-called Launch Night In event says, “We invite you to learn all about our new Chromecast, our latest smart speaker, and our new Pixel phones.” Google has hinted at a Pixel 5 with 5G connectivity this year. Google’s hardware news comes as Apple Inc. is expected to introduce a new Apple Watch and iPad on Tuesday. New iPhones are expected in October.Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.