Facebook to Move WhatsApp Data From IBM Cloud to Its Own Data Centres

HIGHLIGHTS Facebook will move WhatsApp data from IBM Cloud to its own data centres WhatsApp has been one of IBM’s top five public cloud customers IBM’s public cloud business lags behind Amazon Web Services, Azure cloud Facebook has decided to move the massive WhatsApp data from IBM Cloud to its own data centres. According to … Read more Facebook to Move WhatsApp Data From IBM Cloud to Its Own Data Centres

US House approves new privacy protections for email and the cloud

The U.S. House of Representatives approved on Monday theĀ Email Privacy Act, which would require law enforcement agencies to get court-ordered warrants to search email and other data stored with third parties for longer than six months. The House approved the bill by voice vote, and it now goes the Senate for consideration. The Email Privacy … Read more US House approves new privacy protections for email and the cloud

AI beating humans? Not in my lifetime, says Google’s cloud chief

By Martyn Williams | Follow Senior U.S. Correspondent, IDG News Service | Nov 16, 2016 5:16 PM PT Diane Greene, senior vice president of Google, speaks at the Code Enterprise conference in San Francisco on November 15, 2016. Credit: Martyn Williams MORE LIKE THIS Why Cortana’s new boss is obsessed with artificial intelligence Steve Jobs … Read more AI beating humans? Not in my lifetime, says Google’s cloud chief

Worries and uncertainty cloud outlook for digital privacy under President Trump

Some legal experts are worried Trump could abuse the NSA’s surveillance powers, but we just don’t know Donald Trump speaking to supporters at an immigration policy speech at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona, on August 31, 2016. Credit: Gage Skidmore 6COMMENTS Michael Kan IDG News Service Nov 9, 2016 4:53 PM When President-elect … Read more Worries and uncertainty cloud outlook for digital privacy under President Trump

New update brings Samsung Cloud to Galaxy S7 and S7 edge

The Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge have started receiving a new update. Currently rolling out in Italy, the update brings Samsung Cloud, the cloud service that made its debut with the company’s recently unveiled Galaxy Note7 smartphone. In addition, the update – which weighs in at around 152MB – also includes Android security patch … Read more New update brings Samsung Cloud to Galaxy S7 and S7 edge

Report says Galaxy Note7 will come with Samsung’s Cloud service

A couple of weeks ago, it was revealed that Samsung has filed a trademark for something called “Samsung Cloud Together” in Europe, with details confirming that it’s actually a cloud storage service for phones and tablets. Now, according to a new report, the service will carry the ‘Samsung Cloud’ moniker and will debut on the … Read more Report says Galaxy Note7 will come with Samsung’s Cloud service