• Tag results for Silicon Valley

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

T J Miller denies bullying Alice Wetterlund on 'Silicon Valley' sets

Wetterlund, who played Carla Walton for two seasons on the HBO series, had last month tweeted that her experience show was "kind of a nightmare".

published on : 16th August 2018

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee to lay foundation of Silicon Valley Hub today

This information technology industry hub has been conceived on the lines of the famous Silicon Valley in USA, and hence the name.

published on : 13th August 2018

Venus Williams falls in quarters at Silicon Valley Classic

Multiple time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams has not advanced past the third round of a tournament since March.

published on : 4th August 2018

Bengaluru leading city in tech job opportunities: Report

According to data from Indeed, a leading job site, 22 per cent of all job postings in the technology sector originates from Bengaluru, while Delhi-NCR accounts for 11 per cent and Pune (10 per cent).

published on : 11th June 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

City’s young are new kind of neurotic

Stressful work life and seeing colleagues suffering from heart disorders is causing youngsters to be excessively anxious about their heart. They are being diagnosed with cardiac neurosis.

published on : 4th March 2018

Google hiring more people outside Silicon Valley in US

Google is hiring thousands of people outside of its Silicon Valley base in the US and will build five more data centres in the country this year.

published on : 3rd February 2018

Google engineer fired for sexist memo sues ex-employer for discrimination

A Google engineer who was fired after writing a memo defending the gender gap in Silicon Valley tech jobs as a matter of biology has sued his former employer for discrimination.

published on : 9th January 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