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The Effect of Cloud Computing on IT Jobs in 2010

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GIF Six-Pack: '1984' and the Surveillance State

It's the 32nd birthday of the Mac commercial that championed tech as anti-dystopian. Oh, those good ol' days.<p>The famous Ridley Scott-directed "1984" Mac ad—in which athlete, model, and actress Anya Major smashes an Orwellian propaganda film with a giant hammer—had its official Superbowl halftime …

Google Cloud Vision API enters Beta, open to all to try!

Today, we're announcing the beta release of Google Cloud Vision API . Now anyone can submit their images to the Cloud Vision API to understa...

IBM unveils mainframe aimed at encrypted hybrid clouds

IBM is looking to boost cybersecurity with heavy-duty high-tech hardware.<p>On Tuesday the tech giant announced its IBM z13s, a mainframe for encrypted hybrid clouds, which is targeted at mid-size organizations.<p>Hybrid cloud systems harness a mixture of so-called private clouds on company’s premises …

Driving Business Outcomes with the Second Wave of Cloud Adoption

Do you remember when cloud services first emerged? Driving operational efficiency was the name of the game – specifically reducing IT costs. Now, as organizations continue to innovate themselves, many are expecting their cloud services to be instrumental in digitization efforts that can improve …

Synology flagship DSM 5.0 NAS operating system now live

Two months after the beta was announced, Synology's DiskStation Manager (DSM) 5.0 is now live.<p>Since its inception, DiskStation Manager has been by far the most advanced operating system for NAS server and helped Synology NAS sever to win many of CNET's Editors' Choice awards, such as the Synology …

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Want to help manufacture self-driving cars? Google is hiring.

How long are we going to believe Google when it says it doesn't want to be a car manufacturer?<p>The tech giant has posted dozens of jobs for its …

Autonomous Cars

Apple says there are over 11 million Apple Music subscribers, 782 million iCloud users

Apple’s Eddy Cue and Craig Federighi sat down with John Gruber for his ‘The Talk Show‘ podcast recently, and discussed some of the finer nuances of Apple’s services. They even gave us hard user numbers for Apple Music and iCloud.<p>According to Apple’s execs, there are over 11 million paying Apple …

Google and NASA Say Their Quantum Computer Finally Works

NASA's quantum computer just solved a problem 100 million times faster than a conventional computer chip could.<p>In 2013, Google and NASA bought a quantum computer. But not everyone agreed that that's indeed what they had purchased with the D-Wave Two.<p>As Google director of engineering Hartmut Neven …

Quantum Computing

GeForce Now puts PC games on your NVIDIA device for $8 per month

NVIDIA's GRID service wasn't the be-all, end-all of its cloud gaming ambitions... if anything, the company was just getting started. The crew in Santa Clara has unveiled GeForce Now, an $8 per month subscription service that streams PC games to all of NVIDIA's Shield devices, ranging from the …