Cisco

Cisco and IBM Cloud Announce Hybrid Cloud Partnership

In the current day journey towards application modernization, enterprises have a growing need to not only bring together the agility of newer microservice architectures and application development platforms like Kubernetes, but also align those capabilities with their existing middle-ware, databases, and processes. Trying to meet
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ZDnet

Apple’s Tim Cook: Silicon Valley has created privacy-violating ‘chaos factory’

Big tech companies are failing to take responsibility for the chaos that their innovations have created, according to Apple CEO Tim Cook...
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THE OPERATORS OF the only bitcoin mine in Missoula County, Montana, thought they were doing everything right. They set up shop in an abandoned mill on the edge of town, made a plan to recycle the computers when they conked out, and contracted with a nearby dam for cheap renewable power. Sure, it might be a warehouse full of energy-intensive computers and cooling systems, designed to churn out digital money day and night. But it would be a low-carbon, low-impact operation all the same.

Not so fast, said county officials. They pointed to a different culprit: a giant coal plant halfway across the state. If energy from the dam went to bitcoin mining, they said, the county as a whole would wind up using more coal. In April, officials required all future mines to build their own renewable power…

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