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Twitter reportedly plans to expand Sacramento data center space

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Twitter is leasing more data center space at RagingWire’s 500,000-square-foot campus in Sacramento, Data Center Knowledge reported Friday, attributing its report to “industry sources.” There’s no square-footage figure available, but power use for the expansion is pegged at “more than 20 megawatts.” And so the mystery about Twitter’s infrastructure continues....
Twitter reportedly plans to expand Sacramento data center space

Report: Facebook is Iowa's Mystery Data Center Prospect

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Will a huge data center like this one rise in Altoona, Iowa? Local sources say Facebook is the company behind Altoona’s Project Catapult. This is a look at the Facebook data center in Forest City, North Carolina. (Photo: Rich Miller) One of the longest-running mysteries in the data center industry...
Report: Facebook is Iowa's Mystery Data Center Prospect

Facebook announces its fourth owned datacenter in Altoon, Iowa, will begin serving user traffic in 2014

thenextweb.com
Facebook on Tuesday announced its fourth owned and operated datacenter will be in Altoona, Iowa. The company plans to “break ground” this summer and begin serving user traffic in 2014. If you’re wondering why Iowa, Facebook notes the state has an “abundance of wind-generated power” and is home to “a...
Facebook announces its fourth owned datacenter in Altoon, Iowa, will begin serving user traffic in 2014

Foxconn Plans New Iowa Plant, Will Hire 10% Of State’s Population

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After a highly visible meeting with Apple CEO Tim Cook, Foxconn’s founder Terry Gou announced plans to open a sprawling Foxconn factory in Guthrie Center, Iowa, essentially replacing the approximately 2,000 residents of that small town with workers from in and around Iowa. The company will hire 300,000 employees for...
Foxconn Plans New Iowa Plant, Will Hire 10% Of State’s Population

Google launches Google for Entrepreneurs to keep an even closer eye on startups around the world

thenextweb.com
Google today launched Google for Entrepreneurs both at google.com/entrepreneurs and of course Google+. The company is using its 14th birthday this month as an excuse for the timing of the launch. Mountain View says Google for Entrepreneurs is “the umbrella” for the company’s several dozen programs and partnerships around the...
Google launches Google for Entrepreneurs to keep an even closer eye on startups around the world

Google Partners With Startup Weekend, Women 2.0 And Others To Launch Google For Entrepreneurs

techcrunch.com
Google today announced the launch of Google For Entrepreneurs, the company’s new umbrella for all of its programs that support startups and entrepreneurs around the world. The program’s focus, says Google, will be to partner with strong organizations in local communities and to organize Google-led programs that connect the company’s...
Google Partners With Startup Weekend, Women 2.0 And Others To Launch Google For Entrepreneurs

Microsoft Pumps $700 Million into Iowa Data Center

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The mysterious company behind the $700 million “Project Mountain” data center in Des Moines, Iowa finally has a name. And it’s not Apple or Amazon. It’s Microsoft. Late Friday, the Iowa Economic Development Authority Board approved $20 million in tax credit incentives for Microsoft, which plans to pump hundreds of...
Microsoft Pumps $700 Million into Iowa Data Center

Google invests $75M in a 50MW wind farm, has contributed almost $1B to the renewable energy sector

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Google on Thursday announced an equity investment of $75 million in a 50MW wind farm in Rippey, about an hour outside of Des Moines. At the same time, the company revealed it has now committed almost $1 billion, “more than $990 million” quoting directly, to the renewable energy sector so...
Google invests $75M in a 50MW wind farm, has contributed almost $1B to the renewable energy sector
Google invests $75M in Iowa wind farm, bringing total renewable green investments to $1B
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