Cloud Computing
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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.
Computing

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.
Computing

Acer buys cloud computing firm iGware

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

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.
Computing

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

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.
Android Army

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.
Computing

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.
Apple

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.
Computing

Google sends us on a WorldWideWeb hunt for Chromebooks

Want to get an early look at a Chromebook? Exclusive sales are scattered across the Web.
Apple

MobileMe vs. iCloud: Overhaul or upgrade?

Is iCloud a revolutionary new take on cloud computing or simply a much-needed MobileMe upgrade?