Google: From 112 Servers to a $5B-Plus Quarterly Data Center BillData Center KnowledgeGoogle data centers cost the company more than $5 billion in the second quarter of 2014, according to its most recent quarterly earnings, reported earlier this month. The company spent $2.65 billion on data center construction, real estate purchases ...and more »
Lawsuit Over Google's Data Usage to ProceedCourthouse News ServiceLawsuit Over Google's Data Usage to Proceed. By ELIZABETH WARMERDAM. Tweet. SAN JOSE (CN) - Google users barely managed to survive a third dismissal in their class action over the search giant's commingling of user data across Google products ...and more »
3 Healthy Eating Tips From Google HeadquartersHuffington Post (blog)Google's Data-Driven Solution: In what has been called Project M&M, the search engine leader analyzed extensive data on its employees' snacking habits to determine how best to curb their over-consumption of the chocolately treat during office hours.
ITProPortalEuropean regulators investigate Google's data protection policiesITProPortalGoogle has been given 18 months to change the way it handles user data by Italy's data protection regulator. The investigation is part of a European-wide enquiry into the search engine giant's privacy policies. Last year the firm consolidated its 60 ...Googl […]
Italy Tells Google to Change Handling of User DataWall Street JournalItaly told Google to change the way it handles the personal data of users. Bloomberg News. ROME—Italy's data protection watchdog told Google Inc. to change within 18 months the way it treats and stores users' personal data, as part of a pan-European ...
Hackers target Nest as a warning to Google about data-sharingBGRIf you ask Nest about sharing data with its new owner, the company will say that advertising isn't part of its business model and that it plans to protect the privacy of its customers from Google. Nest will have to share some data with Google and ...and more »
TechCrunchHow A Former Google Data Guy Could Change What We Eat For BreakfastTechCrunchIt may not seem obvious how a formal Google data scientist at a mayonnaise company will change the Standard American Diet (SAD), but according to Hampton Creek CEO Josh Tetrick, Zigmond is the guy to do it. “Dan has this unbelievable mind that can ...
Windows IT ProSupreme Court rejects appeal by Google over Street View data collectionLos Angeles TimesThe U.S. Supreme Court has decided not to hear an appeal by Google over whether it violated federal wiretapping law when its Street View mapping cars collected consumers' personal data. That leaves intact a federal appeals court ruling that the U.S. ... […]
Re/codeInside the Google World Cup War RoomRe/codeIn one corner, Google data scientists monitored trends at a long conference table. Across the room, designers, writers and editors (mostly contractors) worked on the final product — a brightly colored infographic tied to each game. Everyone enjoyed ...
Yes, Nest will start sharing data with GoogleBGRNest co-founder Matt Rogers on Monday announced on its blog the Nest Developer Program, an awesome initiative that will allow developers to use their devices and apps together with Google's Nest products for even more advanced home control.and more »
Google Play for Android Gets Eye-Catching UpdateTom's GuideThe Google Play store is probably not the most exciting app you have on your Android device, but it is your gateway to exciting apps. Google's app shop is getting a graphical revamp that should make finding content both easier and more intuitive ...and more »
USA TODAYChiefs' Jamaal Charles heads to camp after striking new contractUSA TODAYJamaal Charles' standoff with the Kansas City Chiefs didn't last long. The sides agreed to terms on a two-year contract extension Wednesday, and Charles was headed to training camp with the rest of the Chiefs' veterans, two people with knowledge of the ...an […]
USA TODAYVideo shows Vernon Davis reporting to 49ers camp rather than hold outUSA TODAYSan Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis decided not to hold out for a new deal after all. Niners teammate C.J. Spillman posted an Instagram video Wednesday showing Davis being welcomed into the locker room. Davis, 30, has two years left on the ...and more »
USA TODAYSeahawks WR Sidney Rice retires because of concussionsUSA TODAYSidney Rice won't be back with the Seattle Seahawks after all. Cut in March and then re-signed by the reigning Super Bowl champions, Rice announced through the team Wednesday that he's retiring on the eve of training camp. A person close to Rice, ...and more »
Ball State football 2014: 5 areas to focus onNews SentinelMore Information. ONLINE. For more on college football, follow Tom Davis via Twitter at www.twitter.com/Tom101010. Offense has a lot of experience, despite loss of stars. By Tom Davis of The News-Sentinel. Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 8:42 am. Related.
Ball State faces perpetual challenge on gridiron in 2014News SentinelFor more on college football, follow Tom Davis via Twitter at www.twitter.com/Tom101010. Cardinals have been good, but never as good as rival. By Tom Davis of The News-Sentinel. Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 11:25 pm. The thermometer on the streets of ...and more »
First Look at Halo 5, Nightfall's Agent LockeTom's GuideToday (July 22) we're getting our first look at Halo 5: Guardians star Agent Locke, though he's not in digital form. A newly leaked image shows off the live-action version of the new Spartan warrior as he will appear in Halo: Nightfall, a TV series ...and more »
COMMENTARY: Scapegoats along the borderReligion News Service(Tom 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 »
Wii U Update Adds Console Transfer and NFCTom's GuideBetween "Hyrule Warriors," "Super Smash Bros." and "Bayonetta 2," some compelling games will finally be hitting the Wii U within the next few months. A new firmware update will help if you're investing in a replacement system, a new controller or (in ...and more »