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Uber top executive fired amid row on India rape probe

Earlier this week, Uber said it had fired 20 people following preliminary results of the investigation.

09 Jun 2017 2:52 AM

Video: American Airlines staff suspended after whacking mother of twins with stroller

The incident started over a dispute as to whether the woman could bring her stroller on the flight, Scott said.

22 Apr 2017 3:56 PM

Trump administration says travel ban is religiously neutral

US District Judge Derrick Watson in Hawaii last month blocked the revised travel ban in response to a lawsuit by the state of Hawaii.

08 Apr 2017 10:40 AM

Sikh shot in US: AGPC suspects hate crime

The Friends of US Congressional Caucus head Harpreet Singh also described the incident as a matter of concern for the whole community.

05 Mar 2017 1:17 PM

Donald Trump's immigration ban faces tough scrutiny in court

Justice Department urged court of appeals to reinstate the travel ban -- put on hold by the courts last week.

08 Feb 2017 12:34 PM


Orlando shooter's widow seeks jail release

Mateen shot to death 49 people and wounded 53 others before police killed him.

01 Feb 2017 9:41 AM

Donald Trump eyes Apple share of iPhone production

Apple benefits in Asia from a network that goes beyond sub-contractors assembling smartphones, tablets or laptops.

30 Jan 2017 6:10 AM

Pichai slams Trump's immigration ban, recalls staff to US

In his message to employees, Sundar Pichai said that at least 187 employees hailed from countries included in the ban.

29 Jan 2017 12:09 PM

Amazon testing cashier-free retail store

Amazon Go, which is being tested with Amazon employees and will open to the public next year.

06 Dec 2016 9:24 AM

Google steps up effort for Playstore business

Alphabet Inc’s Google is redoubling efforts to help developers of Android apps build their businesses as concerns mount that the app economy has reached saturation.

04 Nov 2016 2:09 AM


Google likely to get into hardware biz, with smartphones and tablets

A high-profile Google event on Tuesday is widely expected to show a new emphasis on hardware, challenging rivals Apple and Amazon and launching a new strategy for the online giant.

03 Oct 2016 1:33 AM

Ford bets big on self-driving cars for taxis

Ford Motor vowed Tuesday to have self-driving cars on the road for ride-sharing services by the year 2021.

18 Aug 2016 6:41 AM

PIO tech mogul jailed for assault

A Silicon Valley Internet mogul who sold his startup for $300 million at the age of 25 and appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show as a highly eligible bachelor was sentenced on Saturday to a year in jail

14 Aug 2016 6:37 AM

PIO Internet mogul facing jail time

Gurbaksh Chahal’s rise from a high school dropout to a 25-year-old Internet mogul who sold his startup for $300 million landed him on The Oprah Winfrey Show and Extra in segments touting him as a high

13 Aug 2016 4:04 AM

Snapchat ‘Yellow Face’ lens slapped as offensive

Vanishing message app Snapchat made a photo lens quickly disappear after an online uproar branding it an offensive stereotype of Asians worthy of the label “Yellow Face.”

11 Aug 2016 11:31 PM


Hacker creates new system to rate software

A famed hacker who nearly 20 years ago told the Congress he could take down the Internet in 30 minutes is now going after the computer software industry, whose standard practices all but guarantee tha

04 Aug 2016 6:47 AM

Alphabet’s Q2 earnings soar despite losses

Business is booming at Google’s parent company, Alphabet, even as it loses billions of dollars on kooky-sounding projects that may never produce any revenue.

30 Jul 2016 12:12 AM

Microsoft making additional 2,850 job cuts in phone business

A spokeswoman says the layoffs will mostly affect workers in the company's smartphone hardware operation and related sales teams.

29 Jul 2016 9:39 AM

Facebook gets pushy on Messenger app once again

Facebook is once again getting pushy about how people message one another.

29 Jul 2016 6:45 AM

Apple talks services as iPhone sales drop

With iPhone sales and profits sliding, Apple on Tuesday sought to highlight its growth in services as it seeks to reduce dependence on its main cash driver.

28 Jul 2016 2:49 AM