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Hundreds of Amazon employees criticize firm's climate stance

Amazon had nearly 650,000 permanent employees at the end of 2018, according to the company''s annual report.

27 Jan 2020 2:34 PM

Teen activist Greta Thunberg's 60-Foot tall mural stares down at San Francisco

The teenager rejects air travel because of its high levels of greenhouse gas emissions.

13 Nov 2019 1:24 PM

Facebook messaging apps getting unified payment system

The unified service will begin rolling out in US this week for fundraisers, in-game purchases, event tickets, and person-to-person payments.

13 Nov 2019 11:12 AM

Google signs healthcare data and cloud computing deal with Ascension

Google and Ascension operates 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities across the United States.

12 Nov 2019 1:29 PM

3 men charged with spying on Twitter of Saudi royal family

A critic of Crown Prince Mohammed, Khashoggi was killed and dismembered inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.

07 Nov 2019 9:01 AM

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Whatsapp sues Israeli tech firm for spying, Indians were targets too

The suit calls on court to order NSO Group to stop any such attacks and asks for unspecified damages.

31 Oct 2019 11:43 AM

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s account hacked, racist tweets posted

Some of the tweets contained the hashtag #ChucklingSquad which was believed to indicate the identity of the hacker group.

31 Aug 2019 9:12 AM

Employees urge Google not to work with US immigration officials

Google did not immediately reply to a request for comment.

15 Aug 2019 1:04 PM

'We're human, not robots': Amazon workers strike as 'Prime' sales arrive

US Democratic presidential contenders Kamila Harris and Bernie Sanders were among those who expressed support for the strikers on Twitter.

16 Jul 2019 9:38 AM

Amazon's Bezos finalises divorce with USD 38 bn settlement: report

Under the agreement, MacKenzie Bezos, 49, will receive approximately 19.7 million Amazon.com shares.

06 Jul 2019 9:48 AM

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Salesforce to acquire Tableau for USD 15.7 billion

The companies have entered into a definitive agreement under which Salesforce will acquire Tableau in an all-stock transaction.

11 Jun 2019 11:53 AM

Facebook keeps three-yearly 'say on pay' vote, amid outside investor doubts

Zuckerberg, whose net worth is about USD 61 billion according to Forbes.com, was paid USD 1 in salary last year.

04 Jun 2019 9:13 AM

Reports emerge of toilet paper shortage at Tesla; Elon Musk says its 'rubbish'

Tesla shares could come down to as low as USD 10, according to a prediction presented by Morgan Stanley.

27 May 2019 2:11 PM

Monsanto: Controversial agribusiness giant loses again

A jury has ordered Monsanto to pay USD 2 billion in weed killer cancer case, this being Monsanto’s third loss since August 2018.

14 May 2019 6:38 PM

Amazon rolls out machines that pack orders and replace jobs

The new machines, known as the CartonWrap from Italian firm CMC Srl, pack much faster than humans.

14 May 2019 9:54 AM

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Ambris ton helps Windies make record chase against Ireland

West Indies' victory moved them above Bangladesh in the tri-series standings, and left Ireland without a win after three matches.

12 May 2019 3:35 PM

India gives clarion call at UN to adopt CCIT after Azhar blacklisting

India proposed a draft document on CCIT at UN in 1986 but it has not been implemented as there is no unanimity on definition of terrorism.

04 May 2019 5:11 PM

Lost baby sea lion wanders on to busy Californian highway

Baby sea lion is suspected to have come from a nearby creek.

01 May 2019 8:26 PM

Amazon to close domestic marketplace business in China: sources

Amazon shoppers in China will no longer be able to buy goods from third-party merchants in the country.

18 Apr 2019 8:35 AM

Uber steers toward blockbuster IPO as road looks rocky

Uber released financial data earlier this year showing it lost USD 865 million in the fourth quarter of 2018.

11 Apr 2019 10:13 AM

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