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California

Wildfire roars into Californian city, people drive over yards, curbs to escape flames

The flames so thoroughly ate up homes that it’s difficult to tell how many once stood above the pile of ash and smoking rubble that remains.

28 Jul 2018 1:57 PM

Google's latest autocomplete goof up is 'sit on my face'

Google is aware of the inappropriate autocomplete issue and is said to be working on a fix.

28 Jul 2018 1:42 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

Uber, Lyft suspend driver for live-streaming rides

He captured interactions with passengers, including children, and those who appeared drunk.

23 Jul 2018 4:29 PM

Man held at Trader Joe’s in Los Angeles after hours-long standoff, 1 woman killed

About three hours after he took hostages in the store, the suspect surrendered.

22 Jul 2018 10:26 AM

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

Filthy toilets, smelly food: Immigrant children describe hardships in US detention centres

Dozens of volunteer lawyers, interpreters and other legal workers fanned out to interview immigrant parents, children in detention centres.

18 Jul 2018 10:52 AM

US federal judge temporarily halts deportation of reunified immigrant families

The ACLU requested that parents have at least one week to decide whether to pursue asylum in US after they are reunited with their children.

17 Jul 2018 6:55 PM