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Google not close to launching search engine app in China: CEO Sundar Pichai

Hoping to gain approval from Chinese government to provide a mobile search service, Google plans to block some websites and search terms.

17 Aug 2018 1:59 PM

US baker who refused cake for gay wedding now turns away transgender woman

Jack Phillips grabbed headlines in June after US SC, in bombshell decision, partially ruled in his favor in case involving same-sex couple.

16 Aug 2018 2:18 PM

Google tracks your movements, like it or not

Google services on Android devices and iPhones store your location data even if you've used privacy settings.

13 Aug 2018 2:40 PM

California wildfires: Twin blazes become largest in state history

The Mendocino Complex is 30 percent contained, still growing and threatens around 11,300 buildings.

07 Aug 2018 3:05 PM

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

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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

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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

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Trump acted like ‘fan boy’ of Putin in ‘embarrassing’ press conference: Arnold Schwarzenegger

'Terminator' star slammed Trump in an Instagram video after the president held a press conference with Putin on Monday in Helsinki, Finland.

17 Jul 2018 1:02 PM

Facebook under SEC scanner over disclosure of scandal

The probe adds to the ongoing investigations from a number of other such agencies.

13 Jul 2018 3:57 PM

Thailand cave rescue to be turned into Hollywood movie

Production house Pure Flix's Managing partner Michael Scott, who lives in Thailand, was at rescue site, made announcement on Twitter.

12 Jul 2018 12:12 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

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

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