Facebook launches Portal TV, a $149 video chat set-top box

Facebook wants to take over your television with a clip-on camera for video calling, AR gaming and content co-watching. If you can get past the creepiness, the new Portal TV lets you hang out with friends on your home’s biggest screen. It’s a fresh product category that could give the social network a unique foothold […]

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Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies- what digital money really mean for our future

Digital currencies such as bitcoin have caused a fiscal hysterium. Alex Hern explains what they are and whether this is the end of real money Cryptocurrencies The briefing Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies- what digital money truly mean for our future Digital currencies such as bitcoin have caused a fiscal frenzy. Alex Hern explains what they are- […]

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Data storage company Cloudian launchings a new edge analytics subsidiary called Edgematrix

Cloudian, a company that enables businesses to store and manage massive amounts of data, announced today the launch of Edgematrix, a new division focused on edge analytics for large data sets. Edgematrix, a majority-owned subsidiary of Cloudian, will first be available in Japan, where Edgematrix is based( Cloudian has its headquarters in San Mateo ). […]

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China’s data centers emit as much carbon as 21 million vehicles

Hong Kong( CNN Business) China’s data centers created 99 million metric tons of carbon dioxide last year, the equivalent of about 21 million automobiles on the road, according to a new report . China’s data center industry is among the world’s largest and last year consumed merely over 2% of the country’s power, according to […]

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