Twitter Inc said it plans to raise $1.3 billion by issuing convertible senior notes, its first debt offering since its market debut in November.
Twitter shares fell about 1.5 per cent in extended trading on Wednesday.
Authorities in California's wine country north of San Francisco were scrambling late Sunday to reach damaged buildings and restore power in the town of Napa after a 6.0 magnitude earthquake struck before dawn, injuring more than 100 people.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, will expand its US network with the launch of a daily service to San Francisco on November 18.
Daily flights will be operated to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) using a th
Dubai-based airline Emirates is set to add passenger and cargo capacity in San Francisco and Houston on December 1 and 3 respectively when it switches from operating the routes with a Boeing 777-300ER to its double-decker Airbus A380.
San Francisco moved to restrict the sale of plastic water bottles on city property on Tuesday, the first such action by a major US municipality and the latest in a string of waste-reduction measures that included a ban on plastic grocery bags.
Dubai has made it to the list of 20 most dynamic cities in the world that demonstrate the combination of strong short term socio-economic and commercial real estate momentum and longer term foundations for success, said a report.
A wildfire raging at the edge of Yosemite National Park is threatening power lines that provide electricity to San Francisco, prompting California Governor Jerry Brown to declare a state of emergency.
The fire has damaged the elec
Slim Labs, a San Francisco-based start up, has launched its Slim 2.0, the latest version of the web and iPhone app that filters through social media to discover the most important updates and deliver them in an easy format.
Google chief executive Larry Page provided the first public details of the voice ailment that sidelined him from speaking engagements last summer, saying that he has limited movement in his left and right vocal cords.
Researchers at Symantec Corporation have uncovered a version of the Stuxnet computer virus that was used to attack Iran's nuclear programme in November 2007, two years earlier than previously thought.
Stuxnet, which is widely