Cloud Computing

iPhone 5 rumors: Everything we know so far

Apple’s next iPhone should be arriving sometime soon. Here’s everything we can (likely) expect from the fifth-generation handset.

Holdup: Apple not ready to launch cloud movie service

We all got a little ahead of ourselves thinking the iTunes Replay launch was imminent.
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First federal agency brings email to cloud, cuts costs in half

Google Apps for Government has allowed the General Services Administration to eliminate its costly data centers while offering employees network access anywhere.

Microsoft wants to heat your building with its cloud servers

Microsoft claims that it is possible to use a data server like a furnace or water heater, which would increase data speed and be a more efficient use of energy.

Acer buys cloud computing firm iGware

Acer is betting up to $395 million on cloud computing by acquiring U.S.-based IGware.

Google+ is ‘really about’ the cloud, not social networking

Google+ isn't about traditional social networking, says Plus user Vincent Wong. It's about something entirely new.

Logitech’s Microsoft Lync-powered hardware points to the potential of Office 365

Logitech has released a new spread of webcams and headsets optimized for Microsoft Office 365. Will this kind of hardware support propel Microsoft to the top of cloud-based productivity?

Apple confirms: ICloud will get rid of iDisk, iWeb

Up until now, the details surrounding the MobileMe to iCloud transition have been vague. In a new FAQ, Apple offers new information on the coming switch.
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Google comments on Chromebook sales, competitors rumored to make debut

Google says it's happy with Chromebook sales, and new reports suggest the device could have some competition in the near future.
Android Army

Wyoming state government goes with Google’s cloud

Google gets its foot firmly in the government software door by landing Wyoming, which will now use Google Apps for Government.

Microsoft launching Office 365 on June 28

It's been in public beta two months, but Microsoft plans to formally launch its cloud-based Office 365 on June 28th.

Rumor: ICloud taking out iWeb

We already knew MobileMe was down for the count, but now it looks like iWeb might be iCloud's latest victim.