Google's data center in Council Bluffs, Iowa, houses servers in over 115,000 square feet of space.
October 17, 2012 For years, Google has kept mostly silent about the technology that has made it one of the leaders in cloud computing. Now, for the first time, Google has opened the doors of its data centers to the outside.
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July 6, 2012 The deal would involve swapping advertising and ends a contentious patent dispute launched by Yahoo three months ago.
Investors will be betting that Facebook won't make its users so uncomfortable over privacy that they quit.
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May 14, 2012 As Facebook prepares to sell stock to the public, perhaps valuing the company at nearly $100 billion, investors will be betting that the firm won't make its users so uncomfortable over privacy that they quit. Meanwhile, Yahoo, another company that also once had a bright future, continues to undergo upheaval as it struggles to define its mission.
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May 14, 2012 Third Point, a hedge fund run by Daniel Loeb, has been arguing that Yahoo needs new leadership and may need a new direction. Now, its preferred candidate for the CEO's post is in that position on an interim basis.
April 4, 2012 One widely watched report estimates that employers added 209,000 jobs to payrolls last month. But Yahoo announced 2,000 layoffs — about 14 percent of its workforce.
October 3, 2011 The websites say they're launching a "strategic news alliance." This afternoon, they're due to stream an interview with President Obama.
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