Google will build a transatlantic cable Dunant

Google will build a transatlantic cable Dunant  
 
Google announced the project of a new underwater cable Dunant, named after Henri Dunant, the initiator of the creation of the international humanitarian organization Red Cross, the first Nobel Peace Prize laureate in history.
 
 
How the Red Cross doctors help the wounded on the battlefield, and the Dunant cable in some sort of is intended to help a cluster in Northern Virginia (Northern Virginia Cloud Region), where Google is currently building two large data centers...
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Google fined a record $ 5 billion for violating antitrust laws in Europe

Google fined a record $ 5 billion for violating antitrust laws in Europe  
 
The European Commission has completed a multi-year investigation against Google and required a record fine of 5 billion dollars (4.3 billion euros). This is the biggest penalty in the history of the company.
 
 
Last record fine, by the way, was also from the European Commission last year - 2.4 billion euros for influence on the search issue. Goods from the Google Shop catalog, according to the charge, were deliberately placed higher than the rest.
 
 

Chairman of the commission Margret Vestager accused the company of three violations of


 
 
Google undermines the competition in the ...[/h]
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As China forced Apple to store the encryption keys of iCloud users on state Chinese servers

As China forced Apple to store the encryption keys of iCloud users on state Chinese servers The EU, Russia and China require commercial companies to store personal data of local users, including their encryption keys, on the territory of the country. In the European Union, this is done to protect the privacy of citizens. According to the GDPR law, in this case an Internet company, a telecommunications operator or another company that collects user data is considered as a temporary "custodian" of these data, acting in the interests of the user, with his consent and at his command. After a certain period of time, the company must automatically delete this data. Any movement is done only with the permission ...
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Open Webinar "CSS preprocessors"

Hello!
 
 
We share with you the next open lesson, which was held within the framework of the course "The jаvascript Developer" , on the topic "CSS preprocessors". On the webinar Yuri Dvorzhetsky tells how to set up and use LESS and SASS /SCSS to speed up professional design, the features and features of preprocessors that will make it possible to effectively use Mobile-first imaging, BEM and UI frameworks.
 
 
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How I standard C ++ library wrote 11 or why boost is so terrible. Chapter 4.1

How I standard C ++ library wrote 11 or why boost is so terrible. Chapter 4.1

The summary of the previous parts


 
Because of the limitations on the ability to use C ++ 11 compilers and the non-alternative boost, there was a desire to write your own implementation of the standard C ++ 11 library on top of the C ++ 98 /C ++ 03 library delivered with the compiler.
 
 
were realized. static_assert , noexcept , countof , as well as after reviewing all nonstandard defenses and compiler features, information has appeared on the functionality that is supported by the current compiler. The implementation of is included. nullptr , which is selected at the compilation ...[/h]
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Notepad in Windows received the first significant update in two decades

Notepad in Windows received the first significant update in two decadesThe reason why Notepad (notably Notepad) has suffered the fate of an ugly duckling has long been of little interest to anyone. Until the unexpected happened
 
 
It's hard to believe, but Notepad is one of the most famous, ancient and at the same time the simplest Microsoft applications - waiting for a very large update . It is important to note that this program (from the basic delivery package of most of all Windows versions) for almost a quarter of a century roamed from one release of the operating system to another practically without any changes.
 
 
It's hard to say what happened in ...
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Three technological trends that change trade and consumer

Three technological trends that change trade and consumer Nassim Taleb says: "We create toys, and some of them change the world." We, as producers, sometimes really create toys. After all, the human desire for "fan" is the driver that leads to changes in life. And some things have already changed the habits of people. People buy more and more online than 3-5 years ago. They are used to the once "toy" chatbots, and they are using virtual fitting-rooms. And if before the sellers of clothes laughed at the "silly fantasies", now they are looking for themselves and virtual fitting rooms, and open online stores. Because the infrastructure of trade and ...
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As timlidu survive in a scalable scramble and maintain control over the quality of the code

Technical director ivi
Evgeny Rossinsky
( eross ) Is well acquainted with the participants of our conferences on reports on the technical side of streaming. But today, before you, decipher the report of Eugene at 3-3r38. TeamLead Conf
On how the Agile transformation is reflected on the leaders of the teams.
 
 
As timlidu survive in a scalable scramble and maintain control over the quality of the code  
 
Not so long ago in ivi passed Agile-transformation and received from it a good profit in terms of:
 
 
 
business,
 
 
development speed,
 
 
time to market;
 
 
other interesting metrics.
 
 
 
But the consequences of this creative decision quite seriously hit the leaders of the teams. The ...
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The world of the Jurassic period: and can we really resurrect the dinosaurs?

The world of the Jurassic period: and can we really resurrect the dinosaurs?  
 
This summer in theaters began to show the next part of the franchise "Jurassic Park"[Мир юрского периода: Павшее Королевство], reinforcing our love for dinosaurs, not fading from childhood. There is something exciting in the biggest, furious and "deadly" creatures that ever inhabited our planet. However, there was another benefit from these films - they aroused interest in the DNA of dinosaurs.
 
 
The scene with the "Mr. DNA" from the very first franchise film is an excellent example of scientific communications, and the concept of extracting DNA from the bodies of dinosaur blood of mosquitoes pumped ...
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Gartner: the main thing in the IaaS market in 2018 is

Gartner: the main thing in the IaaS market in 2018 is
 
 
In May, appeared the "magic quadrant" Gartner in 2018 for the IaaS-market: Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service, Worldwide . The team of Mail.Ru Cloud Solutions has made a squeeze on the most interesting topics that we share with you - perhaps someone will be helpful. How does the business use the clouds and what does it expect? What are the trends of the year in the cloud services market? How does today look like a "magic quadrant" for IaaS? In the final part of the post we share our vision of the situation on the domestic market.
 
 
 
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