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Cloud computing is the new frontier for companies looking to get ahead of Google

Editor’s Note: This story is part of a 10-part series that examines life after the third-party cookie. Visit this interactive graphic outlining the full series here.At the end of August, Erin Yasgar concluded that Google really wanted her to attend its upcoming cloud conference. Yasgar, a practice lead for marketing and agency strategy at Prohaska…

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Xbox cloud gaming finally arrives in Windows

Updated With today’s announcement, you can now use Xbox cloud gaming from a phone, tablet, Chromebook, browser, or PC. Mark Hachman / IDG Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors Windows 10 users can now stream games directly to their PC’s Xbox app. Today marks…

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Lil Nas X Was On ‘Cloud 179’ After His Big Night At The VMAs

With the benefit of 12 hours of hindsight, it seems accurate to say that no one had more fun at the 2021 VMAs than Lil Nas X. He went into the night with five nominations and left with three, including the show’s top prize of Video of the Year. He brought his cinematic visions for…

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Cloud directory service JumpCloud raises $159M as remote work booms

The Transform Technology Summits start October 13th with Low-Code/No Code: Enabling Enterprise Agility. Register now! JumpCloud, a cloud-based directory service used by enterprises such as Splunk, Square, and Matterport, has raised $159 million in a series F round of funding at a $2.56 billion valuation. In the IT sphere, a directory service constitutes a core…

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Amazon’s Luna Cloud Gaming Service Finally Works on Amazon Fire Tablets

News @xguntherc Sep 10, 2021, 2:03 pm EDT | 1 min read AmazonAmazon is finally expanding hardware support for its Luna cloud gaming service to devices it should have supported from the beginning, like Amazon’s own Fire tablets. When the service debuted last year, we weren’t all that impressed, even though it was available for…

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Amazon’s new MMO could come to its Luna cloud gaming service

New World, Amazon Games’ upcoming MMO, is just a few weeks away from its September 28th PC launch. But at some point in the future, it could be offered on Amazon’s Luna cloud gaming service, Richard Lawrence, studio director at Amazon Games, said in an interview with The Verge. “I’m fairly confident that at some…

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Cloud disaster recovery: The devil is in the detail

robdowner – We look at cloud disaster recovery and the potential complexities that can result from partial outages and restores as well as challenges around re-configuring network and security By Antony Adshead, Storage Editor Published: 27 Aug 2021 While disaster recovery is potentially one of the lowest-hanging of fruits when it comes to cloud…

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“Worst cloud vulnerability you can imagine” discovered in Microsoft Azure

cloudy with a chance of compromise — 30% of Cosmos DB customers were notified—more are likely impacted. Jim Salter – Aug 27, 2021 9:00 pm UTC Enlarge / Cosmos DB is a managed database service offering—including both relational and noSQL data structures—belonging to Microsoft’s Azure cloud infrastructure.Cloud security vendor Wiz announced yesterday that it found…

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56% say unstructured data cloud migration is their top priority

The Transform Technology Summits start October 13th with Low-Code/No Code: Enabling Enterprise Agility. Register now! 56% of organizations see moving more data to the cloud as their top priority with unstructured data, underscoring the importance of data management, according to a new report by Komprise. Unstructured data is growing in ways that are becoming troublesome…

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You’ll Soon Be Able to Play Cloud Games on Xbox Consoles

MicrosoftMicrosoft just had its Gamescom 2021 event, and it announced all sorts of stuff. One announcement that stood out is the option to stream games from the cloud on an Xbox Series X, Series S, or Xbox One game console. Xbox Game Streaming on Consoles Microsoft says you’ll need to have an Xbox Game Pass…