At Microsoft's just-concluded Build developers conference, questions about privacy and trust took center stage. Yet despite multiple opportunities, the company took almost no jabs at its arch-rival Google. ...
ZDNet. Fri, 10 May 2019 20:31:11 +0000.
The Russian agent gave an interview to NPR from the detention center where she has been in custody since last summer. She denies being a spy or taking part in election interference.
Mary Louise Kelly. NPR. Fri, 10 May 2019 05:07:00 -0400.
ALTOONA, Iowa (AP) - A Des Moines suburb has approved a $400 million development agreement with social media giant Facebook for construction of another data center building. ...
Washington Times. Tue, 07 May 2019 06:44:30 -0400.
North Carolina authorities say businesses in a Fayetteville shopping center have reopened after they were evacuated because a construction crew struck a gas line
ABC News. Sat, 13 Apr 2019 18:44:56 -0400.
Courtney J. Martin will direct the Yale Center for British Art, the museum and research institution housed in a renowned Louis Kahn building.
Jason Farago. New York Times. Fri, 12 Apr 2019 13:46:16 GMT.
Leveraging its mobile expertise, Qualcomm (QCOM) intends to replicate its success story within the data center chip market by offering AI-powered chips that form the building blocks of cloud computing.
Supriyo Bose. Zacks. Wed, 10 Apr 2019 13:41:00 GMT.
The word center is an adjective. Center means (1) of or belonging to neither the right nor the left politically or intellectually.
Center is also a noun that means (1) a position on a basketball team of the player who participates in the center jump to start the game, (2) the position of the player on the line of scrimmage who puts the ball in play, (3) the position on a hockey team of the player who participates in the face off at the beginning of the game, (4) a building dedicated to a particular activity, (5) the piece of ground in the outfield directly ahead of the catcher, (6) a cluster of nerve cells governing a specific bodily process, (7) the object upon which interest and attention focuses, (8) the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience, (9) the sweet central portion of a piece of candy that is enclosed in chocolate or some other covering, (10) politically moderate persons; centrists, (11) the middle of a military or naval formation, (12) a place where some particular activity is concentrated, (13) a point equidistant from the ends of a line or the extremities of a figure, (14) an area that is approximately central within some larger region, (15) (football) the person who plays center on the line of scrimmage and snaps the ball to the quarterback, (16) (basketball) the person who plays center on a basketball team, (17) (ice hockey) the person who plays center on a hockey team.
Center is also a verb that means (1) direct one's attention on something, (2) move into the center, (3) center upon.