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Silicon Valley

H-1B workers now can't be employed in US federal jobs following Trump's executive order

The move follows the June 23 suspension of H-1B and other foreign work visas until end 2020 to safeguard American jobs in an election year.

04 Aug 2020 9:59 PM

Aim is to make Bengaluru country's Silicon Valley in a 'true sense': Yediyurappa

Karnataka and more specifically Bengaluru had gained a prominent place in the global technology map, Yediyurappa said.

15 Aug 2019 2:31 PM

Facebook evacuates 4 buildings after possible nerve agent Sarin found on campus

The FBI is assisting in the investigation, as is common in incidents such as this one.

02 Jul 2019 9:46 AM

Cheaper sensors could speed more self-driving cars to market by 2022

The tremendous cost of lidar - prices for individual sensors currently range from about USD 6,000 to more than USD 100,000.

13 Jun 2019 1:01 PM

Dozee got sensor to map your health, sleep cycle

Proliferation of smart watches has led to a behavioural change as people grew conscious about their health.

02 Mar 2019 2:16 AM

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Apple to broaden iPhone lineup with more screen

Apple has remained mum about revelations planned for the event at its spaceship campus in Silicon Valley.

12 Sep 2018 12:34 PM

AI experts are in high demand, in the money and in New York

There’s a limited pool of talent, and viable candidates who smell the desperation are putting a high price on their skills.

28 Aug 2018 3:33 PM

Silicon Valley employees flex newfound political muscles

Companies are learning skills like building consensus across workgroups, drafting petitions and protecting themselves under labor law.

13 Jul 2018 3:48 PM

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

China's penetration of Silicon Valley creates risks for startups

More than 20 Silicon Valley venture capital firms have close ties to a Chinese government fund or state-owned entity.

29 Jun 2018 12:24 PM

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Apple-Samsung iPhone design copying case goes to jury

Apple is seeking slightly more than a billion dollars in damages, while Samsung wants a figure closer to USD 28 million.

22 May 2018 11:51 AM

IT firm owned by Indian-American fined for H-1B visa violations

Some H-1B employees brought from India by the firm were promised salaries up to USD 8,300 per month but received only USD 800 per month.

02 May 2018 1:48 PM

YouTube female attacker was vegan blogger who accused tech giant of bias

Nasim Najafi Aghdam ran a website where she posted about veganism, as well as long passages critical of YouTube.

04 Apr 2018 3:14 PM

YouTube shooting: Top Tech CEOs call for gun control

At least three major Silicon Valley chief executives tweeted about gun control after the shooting.

04 Apr 2018 11:55 AM

India can do a Silicon Valley in 5 years: World Bank

In developing countries, the concept of national innovation system must be expanded.

03 Apr 2018 3:25 PM

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Indian companies have dramatically reduced H-1B visa filing: US daily

Owing to Trump administration's hardline anti-immigration stance, foreign nationals are reluctant to work for US-based companies.

03 Apr 2018 2:40 PM

Modi only PM to visit Facebook HQ; trying to prove Zuckerberg as villain now: Cong

The Congress earlier denied links with data analysis firm, accused in Facebook data privacy scandal.

21 Mar 2018 7:31 PM

Kolkata to set up Silicon Valley for IT growth

She informed that the decision was the outcome of deliberations at the fourth edition of Bengal Global Business Summit which was held on Jan 16-17.

01 Feb 2018 4:35 AM

Runversation: Push your limits, celebrate victory

Moving from marathons to ultra marathons led to multi-day adventures and soon Naresh from the Silicon Valley ventured solo.

14 Jan 2018 3:10 AM

Uber to move court after being stripped off of license in London

Brown said in November that ‘there are some discussions going on to make sure they are compliant.’

11 Dec 2017 5:46 PM

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