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Apple's ride to USD 1 trillion: The magic number that gets it there

Apple bought back a record $43 billion of its own shares in the first six months of 2018.

02 Aug 2018 12:08 PM

Amazon's 'Rekognition' wrongly identifies 28 US Congressmen as police suspects

ACLU, other civil rights groups pressured Amazon to stop selling governments access to Rekognition, a powerful image ID software.

27 Jul 2018 12:52 PM

Now search for 'Idiot' on Google images and encounter photos of Trump

People who are unhappy with US President's policies are the driving force behind campaign to link the word 'Idiot' with Trump's pictures.

20 Jul 2018 5:47 PM

EU order against Google opens new doors for mobile industry

The EU found that the Alphabet Inc unit illegally bolstered its dominance in the mobile business since 2011.

19 Jul 2018 12:33 PM

Amazon.com's stock market value hits USD 900 billion

Amazon’s stock has surged more than 57 per cent in 2018, bringing its increase to over 123,000 per cent.

19 Jul 2018 10:10 AM

Pinching pennies to minting billions: Here's how 2 roommates founded Airbnb

Airbnb is a startup now valued at more than USD 30 billion which boasts millions of places to stay in more than 191 countries.

04 Jul 2018 3:38 PM

Samsung, Apple settle lengthy iPhone patent dispute

In May, US jury awarded Apple USD 539 mn, after Samsung had previously paid Apple USD 399 mn to compensate for patent infringement.

28 Jun 2018 2:54 PM

Uber trims losses and grows business, plans new stock sale

Uber cut its losses almost in half and its ride bookings jumped 51 per cent since one year ago.

24 May 2018 12:53 PM

RFK's last journey: Kennedy's funeral train, America's grief in photos

The images captured America’s grief in a way that was unusual in photography, by seeing the events through the eyes of ordinary people.

24 Apr 2018 8:04 PM

Court sides with human in copyright fight over monkey selfie

US copyright law does not allow lawsuits that seek to give animals the rights to photographs or other original work.

24 Apr 2018 7:33 PM