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Apple iCloud Service Designed to Align Online Content Across Devices

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Apple’s iTunes software has been heralded for the past decade as an example of an application that almost exemplifies what cloud computing is all about. With Monday’s launch of iCloud services, Apple takes its digital music offering the rest of the way by allowing iPod, iPhone, iPad, Mac and PC users to store their tunes [...]

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Amazon.com explains recent outage that took down Foursquare and Reddit

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Amazon Web Services LLC (AWS), the cloud computing arm of online marketplace Amazon.com, on Friday explained what happened during last week’s service outage, which disrupted many of its customers’ Web sites. AWS, formed by Amazon in 2006 to capitalize on the cloud computing hype, ran into problems on April 21 with a network configuration change [...]

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