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July 16, 2013
by sjvn01
Comments Off on Eucalyptus 3.3 arrives with additional Amazon cloud features

Eucalyptus 3.3 arrives with additional Amazon cloud features

Say you want a private cloud, but you also want to be able to expand out into the public cloud when you must? What can you do? One answer is use Eucalyptus 3.3, which can work hand in glove with … Continue reading

June 16, 2013
by sjvn01
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A third of American adults now own tablet computers

Does it seem like everyone you know is getting a tablet computer? There’s a reason for that. They have been. Tablets are getting more popular than ever. According to the Pew Research Center’s Internet and American Life Project, over a … Continue reading

April 21, 2013
by sjvn01
Comments Off on The biggest cloud app of all: Netflix

The biggest cloud app of all: Netflix

Netflix, the popular video-streaming service that takes up a third of all Internet traffic during peak traffic hours, isn’t just the single largest Internet traffic service. Netflix, without doubt, is also the largest pure cloud service. The biggest cloud app … Continue reading

April 5, 2013
by sjvn01
Comments Off on Why Windows fragmentation will blow Windows to smithereens (cough)

Why Windows fragmentation will blow Windows to smithereens (cough)

Android fragmentation will wreck Android for smartphones and tablets just as much as Windows fragmentation ruined Windows for the PC. Why Windows fragmentation will blow Windows to smithereens (cough) More >