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US Opens Probe Against Infosys, TCS for H1-B Visa Violations: Report

The US government has opened an investigation against two of the biggest Indian outsourcing companies for possible violations of H1-B visa rules, according to a media report.The Department of Labour has opened the investigation against Tata Consultancy Services and Infosys for “possible violations of rules for visas for foreign technology workers under contracts they held with an electric utility Southern ... Read More »

Wireless Breast Cancer Detection Device to Launch in India and the US

A wireless handheld device which will enable any health care worker to conduct a breast cancer examination within five minutes and access the results on a smartphone or tablet would be launched next month in the US and India, a top US official has said.The device is the outcome of US Commerce Department’s Economic Development Administration investment of $1 million ... Read More »

Snowden Revelations Costly for US Tech Firms: Study

US technology companies are getting hit harder than anticipated by revelations about surveillance programs led by the National Security Agency, a study showed Tuesday.The study by the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, a Washington think tank, said the impact would be greater than its estimate nearly two years ago of losses for the cloud computing sector. In 2013, the think ... Read More »