People have new needs. Everyday 15% of search queries seen on Google are the ones not seen before, they reflect more time spent at home, e.g. milk delivery grew 800% globally at the start of the pandemic.
It appears that this latest feature is YouTube’s take on TikTok’s popular “For You” page, which uses a recommendation system to display suggested videos personalized for each user.
he cause of the outage was a configuration change to the backbone routers that coordinate network traffic between the company’s data centers, which had a cascading effect, bringing all Facebook services to a halt.
Contact tracing is a useful tool that helps public health authorities track the spread of the disease and inform the potentially exposed so that they can get tested.
a team of open source developers wants to make it easier for just about any company to build the sort of resilient cloud computing systems that run online empires like Google.
Cloud Spanner is the first and only relational database service that is both strongly consistent and horizontally scalable.
In fact, the letter ‘G’ is a Latin Letter Small Capital, Unicode 0262. Compared side by side with a real capital G, they would look like ‘ɢ G’ — see the difference?
Despite the existence of vulnerability rewards programs at Google and other companies, many unique, high-quality security bugs have been discovered as a result of hacking contests.
It reaches major data communications hubs on the U.S. West Coast covering the Los Angeles, San Francisco, Portland and Seattle areas and connects many cable systems in Asian countries and regions neighboring Japan.
A few years ago, the database company Oracle sued Google, arguing that Google’s Android operating system infringed the copyright of Oracle’s Java technology.