NVIDIA CloudXR is Launching on Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, and AWS

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NVIDIA is continuing the rollout of its CloudXR technology on the three leading cloud computing platforms: AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud. The post NVIDIA CloudXR is Launching on Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, and AWS appeared first on Road to VR.

Google, Microsoft, and Apple Say You’ll Soon Be Able to Use the Same Login on Any Browser

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login to access your email or Amazon accounts. Three of the world’s biggest tech companies are promoting the idea that you won’t need to keep entering in your password anymore, in which case you’ll no longer have to remember different variations of your regular “Kingkong05jacksonsbestfilm69!”


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NVIDIA CloudXR Now Publicly Available on Google Cloud

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CloudXR, NVIDIA’s real-time XR cloud streaming technology, is now publicly available through the Google Cloud Marketplace with Nvidia RTX Virtual Workstations as a Virtual. The post NVIDIA CloudXR Now Publicly Available on Google Cloud appeared first on Road to VR.

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Windows 11 Is the Overhaul Microsoft Needed

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Today Microsoft announced the next big chapter for its ubiquitous operating system: Windows 11 is here, and while there’s some awkwardness to work out (specifically in the way Microsoft is handling Android app integration), Windows 11 feels like the big facelift Microsoft really needed.

More People Trust Amazon Than Apple or Google, and It Makes Me Sick

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Amazon Is Helping Researchers Study How to Dim the Sun

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Computer processors across Amazon Web Services recently hummed into gear to create 30 simulations of what Earth could look like by the middle of this century. But this effort on Amazon’s servers represents one of the first attempts to do modeling on the cloud and could… Read more.

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Ready for Google Glass, Round Two?

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With every tech giant from Apple to Microsoft to Amazon rumored to be developing a pair of augmented reality glasses or mixed reality headset, we’ve been wondering whether Google was planning to wade back into consumer headsets.

Microsoft Goes for Truly Open Office Concept: Ditching NDAs and Non-Compete Clauses

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Tech workers may have lost their cubical walls long ago, but at Microsoft they’re getting another step closer to loosening their chains too. Read more.

Amazon Alexa Told a 10-Year-Old Girl to Play With a Live Wall Outlet

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Power and Responsibility: Highlights from Microsoft Build

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We need to ask ourselves not only what computers can do, but what they should do,” said Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella in his opening keynote at Build. Microsoft sees the “intelligent cloud” as the backbone of this revolution. Within that vision, Azure is being built as “the world’s computer,” a ubiquitous computing fabric that would allow Microsoft to meet the digital sovereignty and regulatory needs of their customers while delivering the benefits of innovation.

Amazon Luna Isn't Solving Cloud Gaming's Biggest Problems

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Luna—no, not the surprisingly delicious protein bars— is Amazon’s upcoming foray into the world of cloud gaming. Some of us probably rolled our eyes at the announcement and thought, “Ugh, why does Amazon need to have its greedy little paws in everything?”

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Big Tech's Biggest Lobbying Arm Loses Microsoft and Uber as Priorities Splinter

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That decline escalated this week with a new report from Axios revealing Microsoft and Uber, among two of the group’s largest members,… Read more.

Google Cloud Teams up With SpaceX in Satellite Internet Connectivity Deal

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Google announced Thursday that it’s partnering with SpaceX to link Elon Musk’s ambitious satellite internet service Starlink with Google’s cloud infrastructure.

Google's New Push for a Pentagon Cloud Contract Catches Workers Off Guard

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Just three years ago, a historic Google worker protest forced the company to abandon a major AI military contract. Now, the company appears to be back at it again.

Microsoft Lands $22 Billion to Put Custom HoloLens Headsets on U.S. Soldiers

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In late 2018, Microsoft struck a $480 million deal with the U.S. Army to deliver augmented reality headset prototypes based on its HoloLens system. Well, it appears the military is a fan because it’s inked a contract to get a whole lot more of them.

Google and Facebook Will Require Employees to Be Vaccinated Before Office Reopening

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While Google and Facebook announced today they will require all staffers to be… Read more. At the start of the pandemic, Big Tech led the way in embracing remote work. Now, it’s also serving as a bellwether of how companies are planning to safely return to the office.

Windows 11 Will Let You Sideload Android Apps, No Amazon Required

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When Microsoft introduced Windows 11 this week, it also made a fanfare of bringing Android apps to the OS through the Amazon Appstore.

Passing the $1 trillion mark, Bitcoin is almost as big as Google

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Bitcoin joins publicly traded companies like Apple, Microsoft, Google, and Amazon in breaking the $1 trillion market capitalization barrier.

Too Many Servers Could Mean No New Homes in Parts of the UK

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Xbox Game Pass is Coming Directly to Select Samsung TVs

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Microsoft announced a lot today regarding the “ future of gaming ” for its Xbox cloud gaming platform. There’s plenty of good news for anyone who is even a little bit curious about venturing into the cloud and likes the Xbox library of game titles.

Xbox Games Will Be Playable On PC and iOS Starting Tomorrow—If You Score an Invite

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Xbox announced this morning its cloud gaming platform is nearly ready for Edge, Google Chrome, and Safari browsers. Starting tomorrow, the company will send out a limited number of invites to Game Pass Ultimate subscribers in 22 countries to take part in the beta. Read more.

Android Games Are Coming to Windows PCs in 2022

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Google is bringing Android games from Google Play to Windows laptops, PCs, and tablets. Mobile gamers who hate being tied to their smartphones just got an early holiday present. Read more.

Wednesday's Best Deals: Google Pixel 3, EA Play, Titanfall 2, Gooloo 4000A Jump Starter, Aukey Electric Standing Desk, Pacifica Skincare Sale, and More

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Who’s Waging the Wearables Wars? Part II: Microsoft

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After examining Amazon last week, it’s time to zero in on Microsoft. In addition to standard audio fare like music and phone calls, they’ll integrate natively with Microsoft products like Office. ’ It turns out that its motivations are similar to Amazon’s.

Tired of Microsoft and Amazon's Bickering, Pentagon Cancels $10 Billion JEDI Contract

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Following Record Year for Mergers, the FTC Wants to Know How You'd Fix Antitrust

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Spearheaded by dogged Amazon critic Lina Khan , antitrust scribe Tim Wu , and longtime Google annoyance Jonathan Kanter , that dream team has little to show for itself, so far.

Big Tech’s Top Lobbying Firm Is Dead

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behemoth that turned policy water into wine for the likes of Facebook, Amazon, and Google, is set to dissolve this week following months of reduced relevance and diminished support from its increasingly at-odds members. Pour one out for corporate tech lobbying.

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What Is Web3 and Why Should You Care?

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Spotify Plans to Add Audiobooks to Its Already Cluttered App

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Amazon willing to team up with Apple and Google


s Google if it would help improve customers’ experience with its Alexa voice-activated virtual assistant , an executive working on the platform said. The online retailer, which is already working with Microsoft Corp. on productivity features for Alexa such as calendar interactions, will put the user first in pursuit of any other partnerships, said Toni Reid, Amazon’s vice president of Alexa and Echo devices, who has been on the team since 2014. Amazon.com Inc.

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Who’s Waging the Wearables Wars? Part III: Google

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After examining Amazon and Microsoft , it’s time to zero in on Google. ’ Google’s motivations for wearables are similar to Apple, Amazon and Microsoft: to protect and future-proof its core business. For Google that of course means search.

Big Tech Sold Out on Its Promise of an Open Internet

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2021 was a bad PR year for Big Tech. Lawmakers , advocates, and scholars filled pages of books and held hours of hearing exalting what they viewed as an industry being strangled by a handful of players using anti-competitive practices to solidify their position as kings.

Saturday's Best Deals: Samsung 70" 4K TV, Asus Gaming Monitor, Cutlery Brushes, 2L Hydration Bladder, Grepro Jump Starter, and More

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A Samsung 70-inch smart 4K tv and a Grepro jump starter lead Saturday’s best deals. Read more.

Why Emerging Tech's Partly to Blame for a Record $2.1 Trillion Military Spending Last Year

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When it comes to spending (or losing ) obscene amounts of money, it’s never a good idea to bet against the military.

Facebook's New Portal Is Great, but It's Also Facebook

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There are so many ways to video chat with loved ones these days, but even with plenty of options and the bad press that Facebook can’t shake no matter how hard it tries, Facebook’s Portal remains one of the easiest ways to get in touch. Read more.

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You'll Have to Wait Until 2022 for Smart Home Gadgets That Work Together

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Apple, Amazon, Google , Samsung SmartThings, and Signify, the team behind the Philips Hue smart bulbs, already committed to it earlier this year. Matter is a new standard that’s supposed to make your smart home gadgets play nicely together.

Streaming Stadia From Your Xbox Might Seem Weird, but This Is How Cloud Gaming Should Work

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