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Arjun Panchadar

Google invests $1 billion to ease housing shortage near California headquarters

3:44am IST

Alphabet Inc's Google announced on Tuesday it would set aside $750 million in land and $250 million in financing to spur developers in the San Francisco Bay Area to build at least 20,000 homes and rehabilitate other housing over the next decade.

Broadcom's $2 billion warning rattles global chip sector

15 Jun 2019

LONDON/BENGALURU Broadcom Inc sent a shockwave through the global chipmaking industry on Friday with its forecast that U.S.-China trade tensions and the ban on doing business with Huawei Technologies would knock $2 billion off the company's sales this year. | Video

Correction (Official): Salesforce bets on big data with $15.3 billion Tableau buy

12 Jun 2019

Salesforce.com Inc agreed on Monday to buy big data firm Tableau Software Inc for $15.3 billion, adding muscle in its fight with Microsoft Corp for a bigger share of the market that helps businesses target customers with tools to analyze and visualize data. | Video

Microsoft unveils next-gen 'Project Scarlett' Xbox console for release in 2020

10 Jun 2019

Microsoft Corp on Sunday unveiled its next-generation Xbox console, known as "Project Scarlett," which is set to hit store shelves during the 2020 holiday season. | Video

Microsoft unveils next-gen 'Project Scarlett' Xbox console for release in 2020

10 Jun 2019

Microsoft Corp unveiled on Sunday its next-generation Xbox console, known as "Project Scarlett," which is set to hit store shelves during the 2020 holiday season. | Video

Google takes pre-orders for game streaming service launching November

07 Jun 2019

BENGALURU/SAN FRANCISCO Alphabet Inc's Google on Thursday opened pre-orders for its game streaming service, which it said will launch in November with more than 30 games from at least 21 publishers including Electronic Arts and Take-Two Interactive.

Amazon's new drones to start delivering packages in months

06 Jun 2019

LAS VEGAS Amazon.com Inc has new drones that will deliver packages to customers in 30 minutes or less in the coming months, a step toward a goal that has eluded the retailer for years. | Video

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