Microsoft Unveils Windows 10 for Qualcomm Chips, a Blow to Intel

BLOOMBERG — Microsoft Corp. is creating a version of the Windows 10 operating system that will run on laptops powered by Qualcomm Inc. chips, a move that could erode Intel Corp.’s dominance in PCs and help the software maker gain a bigger foothold in mobile computing.Chips from Qualcomm, the largest maker of […]

Google Will Be Powered Completely by Clean Energy Next Year

BLOOMBERG — Google, the world’s biggest corporate buyer of clean energy, expects to reach a major milestone next year: running the company entirely with wind and solar power. The Alphabet Inc. unit has been pursuing the goal since at least 2012, “but I didn’t think it would happen so fast,” Gary Demasi, […]

Verizon Finds Only Biggest Thrive Down on the Data Farm

BLOOMBERG – Here’s a curse to hurl at your worst enemy: May you be forced to operate data centers. Those buildings in city centers and rural stretches are packed with computer equipment that funnel every email and each pixel of a Netflix movie to their destinations. Data centers are the […]