Firefox is testing a VPN, and you can try it right now - It’s part of the revitalized Firefox Test Pilot program

Firefox is testing a VPN, and you can try it right now – It’s part of the revitalized Firefox Test Pilot program

Last week, Mozilla said its Firefox browser would block third-party trackers for everyone by default and yesterday, Mozilla announced a new product that could give Firefox users even more privacy on the web: the Firefox Private Network, which claims to be “a secure, encrypted path
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How Each Big Tech Company May Be Targeted by Regulators

Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google have been the envy of corporate America, admired for their size, influence and remarkable growth. Now that success is attracting a different kind of spotlight. In Washington, Brussels and beyond, regulators and lawmakers are investigating whether the four technology companies
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Improved cloud service performance through ASIC acceleration

Delivering new, transformational capabilities increasingly requires that we develop for ourselves competencies which we’d previously turned to our suppliers for. Our experience building Azure public cloud services over the last several years bears this out. We’re now developing our own server infrastructure and investing in innovative silicon technologies, such as field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs), to accelerate our workloads — things that would have been unheard of years ago.

At the Open Compute Project 2019 conference, we unveiled Project Zipline. Project Zipline is comprised of a new, cutting-edge compression and encryption pipeline and the contribution to open source of the register transfer language (RTL), which is used to implement it in hardware. Azure’s dramatic growth has rapidly increased our need for optimized data processing and storage systems. Zipline enables compression without compromise by simultaneously delivering higher compression ratios, higher…

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