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America 'land of opportunities' where failure not stigma: Indian origin Silicon Valley entrepreneur

His brother in New York had to sign a financial guarantee for his tuition and boarding at Kent State University.

published on : 14th February 2019

Homeless in America’s tech hub

San Francisco Bay Area is home to a large population of young people and families who cannot afford a house in the cities where they work, and may not see the point of laying down roots.

published on : 12th September 2018

EU senses Facebook scandal shifts privacy tide in its favour

European Union will introduce tough new data protection rules next month, which Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg himself has welcomed in the face of the latest scandals. 

published on : 14th April 2018

Donald Trump admintration urged to keep work permits for H-1B spouses 

Six Democratic lawmakers from the Silicon Valley have urged the Trump administration to retain Obama-era rule allowing spouses of H-1B visa holders to work legally in the US.

published on : 16th March 2018

Uber's third-quarter net loss widens to USD 1.46 billion: Source

Uber Technologies Inc's net loss increased to $1.46 billion in the third quarter from $1.06 billion in the previous quarter, the source said.

published on : 29th November 2017

Twitter hires former Facebook and Snap executive as senior director of product

India-born Sriram Krishnan, a former top executive from Facebook and Snap, has been hired by Twitter as its senior director of product.

published on : 19th September 2017

Streaming service Netflix shares jump as subscriptions top 100 million worldwide

Most of the subscriber growth came from outside the US, where Netflix has invested heavily in establishing itself as a global television service.

published on : 18th July 2017

Applications for H-1B to be accepted from April 3 amid uncertainty about Indian techie jobs in US

Unlike previous years, the official announcement did not say till when it would continue accepting the H-1B petitions.

published on : 16th March 2017