U.S. Calls Out China and Russia for Cyber Espionage Costing Billions

Hey, China and Russia, get off of our clouds.

That’s the warning from a new U.S. national intelligence director’s report to Congress released Thursday that states China and Russia are the biggest perpetrators of economic espionage through the Internet.



Future of cloud computing … more clouds. Seriously.

The next big leap in both technology and business models around sharing elastic compute resources will be bidding for those resources at auction or acquiring them through a broker, according to Forrester.

But this broker business just adds more abstraction to an already abstract biz.


Researchers Get New View of How Water and Sulfur dioxide Mix

High in the sky, water in clouds can act as a temptress to lure airborne pollutants such as sulfur dioxide into reactive aqueous particulates.

Although this behavior is not incorporated into today’s climate-modeling scenarios, emerging research from the University of Oregon provides evidence that it …