Google Celebrates 1000th Chrome Experiment MilestoneScience TimesValdean Klump from the Google Data Arts Team stated that users may explore the past works of the first WebGL experiment by Gregg Tavares, Mr. Doob's classic Ball Pool (one of the original 19 experiments), and Dinahmoe's multiplayer audio toy Plink.
Sam Volkering's Tech InsiderData Collection and Metadata: What Does it Look Like?Sam Volkering's Tech InsiderAt this point, Google's data collection actually seems noble. It's giving users information it needs after all. But folks, this is what your metadata looks like. After some zooming in and flittering around, I discovered how terrify […]
ZDNetNevada, North Carolina, and North Dakota hope tax breaks will attract data centersZDNetGoogle's data center in Pryor, Okla. Google/Connie Zhou As we head towards spring it appears that state legislators' thoughts turn to ways to attract data center construction in their states. Given the limited amount of options that the government has ...
KomandoGoogle data free for some Android usersKomandoFrom its famous search engine to the Android mobile operating system, Google gives a lot of its technology away for free. Now, it's taking the free for all a step further by developing a plan to end data charges for Android users in developing countries.and more »
TechCrunchGoogle Launches Open-Source, Cross-Cloud Benchmarking ToolTechCrunchGoogle today launched PerfKit, an open-source cloud-benchmarking tool that, in Google's words, is an “effort to define a canonical set of benchmarks to measure and compare cloud offerings.” The PerfKit tools currently support Google's own Compute ...and more »
The GuardianWhere the internet lives: the artist who snooped on Google's data farmThe GuardianHe first became interested in Google's data farm after looking at pig farming in Oklahoma. The Google complex reminded him of a pork production plant. Google does allow seductive images of the whizz-bang interiors of its data centres to circulate – all ...
The DrumTwitter grants Google data access to improve tweet searchesThe DrumMicro blogging service Twitter has reached an accord with Google to allow the search giant access to its data, in return for improved rankings of people's tweets in search results. By gaining direct access to Twitter Google should be able to pull newly ...and more »
CNETApple to convert failed Arizona sapphire plant into a data centerCNETThe company will spend $2 billion to turn the old sapphire factory into a "command center" for its global networks. by Shara Tibken · @sharatibken; February 2, 2015 1:47 PM PST. comments. 0. facebook. twitter. linkedin. googleplus. more. more +. email.and more »
Data Center KnowledgeTop 10 Data Center Stories, January 2015Data Center KnowledgeFrom a massive $1 billion SUPERNAP campus in Reno to a rare look inside Google's data center operations, here are the 10 most read articles on Data Center Knowledge during the month of January. Enjoy! Switch Plans Massive $1 Billion SUPERNAP Data ...
St. Cloud TimesApollo football players read at their old schoolsSt. Cloud TimesIt was an accident that Jordan Smith picked up "Just A Little Too Little" by Mercer Mayer to read to Madison Elementary School students. But the humor wasn't lost on his St. Cloud Apollo High School football teammates. Smith is a 320-pound junior ...
Michigan Capitol Confidential'If It's Not Illegal, It Should Be'Michigan Capitol ConfidentialState Sen. Rick Jones, R-Grand Ledge, was on the Senate floor Thursday when he learned of a “sweetheart” deal between the Lansing School District and the president of the state's largest teachers union. The district has for several years allowed . […]
Canada Won't Take 'No' For an Answer on Keystone XLForbesAlthough Barack Obama issued an immediate veto of legislation from Congress that would have forced approval of the long-debated and highly contentious Keystone XL pipeline, the American president still needs to give the project — vehemently opposed ...and more »
Show up or pack up is mantra for Summit League hoop squadsNews SentinelShow up or pack up is mantra for Summit League hoop squads. More Information. ONLINE. For more on college basketball, follow Tom Davis via Twitter at www.twitter.com/Tom101010. IPFW loss to last-place Omaha not surprising in this league, season.and more »
St. Cloud TimesState wrestling: Falcons finish 6th at stateSt. Cloud TimesST. PAUL – It was a long, difficult, exciting and sometimes exasperating day for the Foley Falcons at the Xcel Energy Center. They hung tough, fought through losing a pair of wrestlers to skin conditions, beat their best rival and almost came away with ...and more »
Tom's GuideWireless is Key Part of FCC Net Neutrality VoteTom's GuideThe vote today (Feb. 26) may not have been a surprise, but the sweeping power over wired and wireless Internet access that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) just gave itself would have been unthinkable even months ago. The FCC voted 3-2 ...and more »
Tom's GuideApple Event Slated for March 9: Here Comes the Apple WatchTom's GuideWhen it comes time to set your clocks forward an hour next month, it may also be time to order an Apple Watch. The Cupertino company today (Feb. 26) sent out media invites to an event on March 9, with the words "Spring Forward" in it. The hidden ...and more »
Religion News ServiceThe myth and lie of American exceptionalism (COMMENTARY)Religion News ServiceTom Ehrich is a writer, church consultant and Episcopal priest based in New York. He is the president of Morning Walk Media and publisher of Fresh Day online magazine. His website is www.morningwalkmedia.com. Follow Tom on Twitter @tomehrich.and more »
Unisys Corporation Names Tom Patterson to Lead Global Security Solutions ...MarketWatchBLUE BELL, Pa., Feb. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Unisys Corporation UIS, -0.47% today announced that Tom Patterson has joined the company as vice president for global security solutions, responsible for leading Unisys' security solutions business ...and more »
Follow Tom Brady On His Walk To Team Bus After Winning Fourth Super Bowl TitleThe Post Game (blog)After the insane finish to the Super Bowl and the media blitz in the immediate aftermath, Tom Brady is able to make the walk to the Patriots team bus in relative calm and peace. We literally follow his footsteps in the tunnels of the stadium in Glendale.