Google has been accused of underpaying the women employed at Google. When government officials requested copies of wage information, Google rebuffed by stating that its too cumbersome and logistically-challenging to locate wage data and deliver to the capitol. On Friday, officials from Google testified that it would take at least 500 hours and $100,000 in […]Read more "Google is Accused of Underpaying Women but Admits its Too Hard to get Wage Data"
This weekend, thousands of travelers were left stranded at London’s Heathrow airport, a result that occurred because British Airway’s computer system crashed. British Airways denied the system crash was a result of a cyber attack. Instead, an airline representative issued a statement saying they believed the crash happened as a result of a power outage. […]Read more "FPGA powers Airline Booking Systems"
Luxe Electronics has excess of solid state drive (SSD) SSDSC2KW120H6X1. All parts are brand-new and never opened. SSD SSDSC2KW120H6X1 is developed by Intel Corporation. Intel 540 series SSDs are compact, secure and offer a low-power storage solution. The SSDs are ideal for use in personal computers, including ultrabooks, laptops, and desktop computers. The benefit of using […]Read more "Intel SSD SSDSC2KW120H6X1 available from Luxe Electronics"
Last week’s WannaCry cyber-attack crippled over 200,000 organizations in 150 affected countries. The attack affected a number of different industries, including the UK’s healthcare network, China’s government computers, and other private companies all over the world. Here’s the timeline of what happened. Back in March, Microsoft issued a patch for an apparent bug in […]Read more "WannaCry Cyber-Attack affects 150 Countries"
Google’s parent company, Alphabet, took on the ambitious project to provide free internet access through the use of floating balloons. The effort is labelled as Project Loon. The Project Loon balloons are roughly the size of a tennis court, and each balloon is tasked with carrying a small box of equipment. On the surface, any […]Read more "Google’s Internet Balloons Connect Flood-Stricken Peru"
At the 2017 Build, Microsoft’s annual developers conference, Microsoft Azure CTO Mark Russinovich disclosed several major developments in Microsoft’s deployment of Intel FPGA. The deployment of FPGA offer several advantages to Microsoft’s burgeoning cloud network. Flexibility and scale Super low latency networking Increase in networking speed – this is enabled by the low latency network […]Read more "FPGA are the power behind Microsoft Azure"
Xilinx’s Spartan 7 FPGA are now available for ordering and shipping under standard lead times. The Spartan 7 FPGA family is a low-end FPGA used to meet the needs of cost-sensitive applications, by delivering low cost and low power entry points. Xilinx is using these two points to advertise and promote the new FPGA family. […]Read more "Xilinx’s Spartan 7 FPGA now in Production"