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Madras High Court grants bail to Stayzilla CEO

The Madras High Court on Friday granted anticipatory bail to online home stay aggregator Stayzilla's co-promoter Sachit Singhi in a case lodged against him allegedly for duping an advertising firm of Rs 1.68 crore, according to PTI news. Singhi is a co-accused in the case along with with his CEO Yogendra Vasupal. Justice S Baskaran granted…
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Google’s Sergey Brin comes up with an airship!

Sergey Brin, the Google co-founder, has secretly been building a massive airship inside of Hangar 2 at the NASA Ames Research Center, according to four people with knowledge of the project, says Bloomberg news. It's unclear whether the craft, which looks like a zeppelin, is a hobby or something Brin hopes to turn into a…
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Silicon Valley takes on the flying car

On a recent afternoon, an aerospace engineer working for a small Silicon Valley company called Kitty Hawk piloted a flying car above a scenic lake about 100 miles north of San Francisco. Kitty Hawk’s flying car, if you insisted on calling it a “car,” looked like something Luke Skywalker would have built out of spare…
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Uber’s CEO plays with fire

Travis Kalanick, the chief executive of Uber, visited Apple’s headquarters in early 2015 to meet with Timothy D. Cook, who runs the iPhone maker, according to New York Times report. It was a session that Mr. Kalanick was dreading. For months, Mr. Kalanick had pulled a fast one on Apple by directing his employees to…
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