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Amazon Wind Power

Wind power describes the process by which large turbines, or modern windmills use the wind to generate electricity. According to information provided by Shiri Blatt of Amazon Web Services, Amazon.com’s commitment to using renewable energy sources within the Amazon Web Services division includes using wind power at various locations around the world. 204 more words


Part 0: Getting started with IoT on AWS and Arduino (+ESP8266)

I’ll be doing a series of posts on getting started with building IoT applications using an AWS EC2 Instance and an Arduino with ESP8266 WiFi Module. 315 more words


Alibaba Cloud Unit Sets Sights on Amazon in $1 Billion Global Push

China’s Alibaba Group said on Wednesday it would invest $1 billion in its Aliyun cloud computing arm to challenge Amazon’s lucrative Web Services division, opening a global front in the battle between the two e-commerce giants. 418 more words


Alibaba ponies up $1 billion to build its Aliyun cloud biz

Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce giant that is beefing up its Aliyun cloud business worldwide, says it is investing another $1 billion in that effort.

The money will help Aliyun expand its international presence, beef up alliances like… 309 more words


Re/wind: Amazon on Cloud Nine, Snapchat Discovers Others and More

It was another week of tech behemoths paying respects to the monied class out east. Amazon, Apple, Qualcomm and Yahoo all reported quarterly earnings, and some pre-IPO giants also made some news. 340 more words