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Robin Williams tops Google search trends for 2014

Robin Williams's death had people worldwide scouring the Internet for insights into the famed comic's life, making him the hottest search trend...

Spanish news to vanish from Google News globally

MADRID (AP) — Google is locking Spanish publishers out of its popular Google News service in response to a new Spanish law that imposes fees for...

US city of Portland sues Uber

The US city of Portland, Oregon, has sued ride‑sharing startup Uber, saying it was operating illegally, officials said.

Delhi bans all internet taxi firms after Uber rape claim - report

India's capital has banned internet‑based taxi firms after a female passenger reported she...

Sony investigator says cyber attack was 'unparalleled' crime

LOS ANGELES/BOSTON (Reuters) - Forensics experts hired by Sony Corp to investigate the massive cyber attack at its Hollywood studio said the breach was...

Uber now valued at $40 billion

Popular but controversial US ride‑sharing startup Uber is now valued at $40 billion, it said Thursday, twice what it was worth six months ago, after raising a fresh $1.2 billion in funding.

Dane gets four years prison for social media terror

A Moroccan‑born Dane was found guilty Thursday of instigating and promoting terrorism, this time on social media.

SoftBank invests $250 million in Southeast Asian taxi-hailing app GrabTaxi

SoftBank invests $250 million in Southeast Asian taxi‑hailing app GrabTaxi

Sony to name North Korea as source behind cyber attack - tech blog

Sony Corp's Sony Pictures Entertainment will name North Korea as the source of the hacking attack...