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US allows tech firms to boost internet access in Iran

US allows tech firms to boost internet access in Iran

WASHINGTON– American tech firms will be allowed to expand their business in Iran, where most internet access has been cut off in response to anti-government protests, the Treasury Department said Friday. Iran has been cracking down on demonstrators protesting the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini in the custody of its morality police. Iranian state TV …

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UK’s Ofcom probes Amazon, Microsoft and Google over cloud dominance

UK's Ofcom probes Amazon, Microsoft and Google over cloud dominance

The probe will focus on so-called “hyperscalers” like Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure, which let businesses access computing power and data storage from remote servers. Chesnot | Getty Images British media regulator Ofcom is investigating Amazon, Microsoft and Google’s tight grip on the cloud computing industry. In the coming weeks, the watchdog will launch …

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Alibaba For $1 Billion Into Cloud Computing. The Move Is Critical for Its Growth.

Alibaba For $1 Billion Into Cloud Computing.  The Move Is Critical for Its Growth.

Text size Alibaba stock has tumbled since early 2021 amid waves of regulatory pressures. Greg Baker/AFP via Getty Images Ali Baba will invest $1 billion into its cloud computing division, doubling down on a high-growth area of ​​its business as the Chinese tech giant emerges from a painful slowdown in its core area of ​​e-commerce. …

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Perils and promise of quantum computing are nearing

Perils and promise of quantum computing are nearing

The stark warning came from one of the tech world’s most prominent CEOs. Sitting before an audience at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, three years ago, Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai said quantum computing has the power to transform humanity’s understanding of the natural world, enabling scientists to create new drugs and better batteries, …

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Alibaba pledges $1 billion to cloud computing customers to reignite growth

Alibaba pledges $1 billion to cloud computing customers to reignite growth

Alibaba has faced growth challenges amid regulatory tightening on China’s domestic technology sector and a slowdown in the world’s second-largest economy. But analysts think the e-commerce giant’s growth could pick up through the rest of 2022. Kuang Da | Jimian News | CGV | Getty Images Alibaba said it will invest $1 billion over the …

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How JPMorgan Chase and other banks plan to use quantum computing

How JPMorgan Chase and other banks plan to use quantum computing

Though quantum computing technology is still new, JPMorgan Chase, Ally Bank, Credit Agricole and other banks are actively testing and in some cases using it, according to speakers at the HPC + AI on Wall Street conference in New York this week. “We realize that if a company doesn’t do anything about the market right …

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NVIDIA Announces Next Gen OVX Computing Systems for 3D Virtual World Building

NVIDIA Announces Next Gen OVX Computing Systems for 3D Virtual World Building

NVIDIA has just announced the second generation of NVIDIA OVX™powered by a next-generation GPU architecture and enhanced networking technology, for building 3D virtual worlds using leading 3D software applications and to operate immersive digital twin in-game simulations NVIDIA Omniverse Enterprise — a scalable, end-to-end platform enabling enterprises to build and operate metaverse applications. Launched this …

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Would You Buy Internet.Com? | Morningstar

Would You Buy Internet.Com?  |  Morningstar

Sunniva Kolostyak: Shares in internet.com have been on an upward steer for many, many years, but we think they’re overvalued. And crucially, our analysts attach a high uncertainty rating to them, meaning the consequences of owning them could be very poor indeed. Ollie Smith: Internet.com has provided shareholders with explosive gains over the years, but …

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What will the internet of the future look like? | Germany | News and in-depth reporting from Berlin and beyond | DW

What will the internet of the future look like?  |  Germany |  News and in-depth reporting from Berlin and beyond |  DW

Are we on the cusp of yet another internet revolution? We are, according to technology experts gathered in Berlin for a conference organized by digital learning platform ada. New technology could overhaul the web as we know it in the coming decade, they said — both when it comes to how it is built and …

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How airlines give you internet access at 35,000 feet — and why it still needs a lot of work

How airlines give you internet access at 35,000 feet — and why it still needs a lot of work

CNN Business — Flights used to be a chance to sit back (albeit a bit cramped) and watch a recently released movie or catch up on some reading. Now they’re just another place to log on. Delta and United each host more than 1.5 million inflight WiFi sessions a month, the airlines told CNN Business, …

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