Microsoft has sunk a data centre in the sea off Orkney to investigate whether it can boost energy efficiency. The data centre, a white cylinder containing computers, could sit on the sea floor for up to five years. An undersea cable brings the data centre power and takes its data to the shore and the… Read more »
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Microsoft is launching a $25 million initiative to use artificial intelligence to build better technology for people with disabilities. CEO Satya Nadella announced the new “AI for Accessibility” effort as he kicked off Microsoft’s annual conference for software developers. The Build conference in Seattle is meant to foster enthusiasm for the company’s latest ventures in… Read more »
Source: Microsoft Date: May 4th, 2017 Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UGbpQRc8Sao&list=PL8nfc9haGeb6HW0_3K2dFBSbpjJ8s5H6q Discussion 1) What is the cloud? 2) Why is Microsoft pushing into the cloud?