Facebook Slapped With $39 Million Bill To Power Data Center In New MexicoA powerful New Mexico regulatory authority is requiring the state's largest utility to bill Facebook $39 million for a new transmission line construction.
Google Plans $600 Million Data Center Expansion In South CarolinaGoogle plans a $600 million expansion of its data center in South Carolina.
Apple Receives $208 Million In Tax Breaks For Iowa Data CentersIowa approved a deal Thursday to give Apple $208 million in state and local tax breaks to build two data storage centers near Des Moines and the promise to create 50 jobs.
Fire Causes Partial Roof Collapse At Apple's Giant Data Center In ArizonaA fire at a huge plant owned by tech giant Apple Inc. in the Phoenix suburb of Mesa caused a section of the roof to collapse, but no one was hurt.
NSA Reportedly Broke Into Google, Yahoo Data Centers The National Security Agency has secretly broken into the main communications links that connect Yahoo and Google data centers around the world, the Washington Post reported, citing documents obtained from former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.
Twitter Persona Surfaces For Mystery 'Google Barge'A new Twitter presence surfaced Monday, just days after KPIX 5 reported that Google is believed to be building floating structures to market Google Glass — the cutting edge wearable computer that the company has under development.
Google Opens Virtual Window Into Secretive Data Center Google is opening a virtual window into the secretive data centers that serve as its nerve center. The closely guarded facilities house an intricate maze of computers that process Internet search requests, show YouTube video clips and distribute email for millions of people.