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Google offers a quadrillion bytes of satellite views

How do you channel a flood of almost 5 million images into useful applications? Google Cloud is doing it with more than 30 years’ worth of satellite imagery from the Landsat and Sentinel-2 missions, for free. Satellite views have long been part … Continue reading

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Microsoft pushes harder for clean-energy cloud

REDMOND, Wash. – Microsoft is kicking up its targets for environmentally sustainable cloud computing by pledging that half of the electricity to power its data centers will come from renewable sources by 2018. The bar will be raised to 60 percent for … Continue reading

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