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Amazon bans, then un-bans TikTok app from employee mobile devices

In the span of a few hours on Friday, Amazon banned and then unbanned the TikTok video sharing app from employee mobile devices, calling...

Apple rolls out free online coding course for teachers

Apple said on Thursday it was rolling out a free online coding course for teachers, while beefing up its existing school coding programs with...

Indian video-sharing apps surge in popularity on TikTok ban

Indian tech and entertainment firms are looking to capitalise on sudden opportunities arising from a government ban on Chinese owned apps, including the wildly...

UPI payments hit all-time high of 1.34 billion transactions in June

Payments on Unified Payments Interface (UPI) in June hit an all-time high of 1.34 billion in terms of volume with transactions worth nearly Rs...

California accuses Cisco of job discrimination based on Indian employee’s caste

California regulators sued Cisco Systems Inc on Tuesday, accusing it of discriminating against an Indian-American employee and allowing him to be harassed by two managers...

Amazon expands Pantry service in India

Amazon.in on Tuesday said it has expanded its 'Amazon Pantry' service that allows users to buy grocery items from the platform to over 300...

Microsoft to permanently close all retail stores

Microsoft said Friday it will close all of its stores and move its retail operations online, keeping just four locations and transforming them into...

Facebook ramps up efforts to curb ‘hateful content’ in ads

Facebook said Friday it would ban a "wider category of hateful content" in ads as the embattled social media giant moved to respond to growing...

Under pressure, Google to pay some outlets for news content

Google announced plans Thursday to pay some news organizations for content in a departure from its past practice following pressure from governments and media...

Google tightens privacy settings for new users

Google has begun auto-deleting new users' search data and location history on a rolling 18-month basis, CEO Sundar Pichai announced, as the tech giant...
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