The European Commission's Neelie Kroes wants an end to international barriers like roaming charges for mobile phones by 2014. Also: European networks are falling behind.
Google offers to label its own services in search results and give some prominence to rivals. European competitiveness regulators now want feedback, and critics are lodging objections.
Customers can bid on unused Elastic Compute Cloud capacity and run those instances as long as their bid exceeds the spot price.
Amazon's EC2 cloud service has had to deal with a botnet released through its service and a data center power failure in the same week.
The European Commission vice president sings the computing industry's praises -- but offers few suggestions to help it solve the EU's economic woes.
In the next step of its enterprise evolution, Amazon will let customers reserve instances for one-year and three-year terms as if they owned the hardware.
IBM is making some software available via Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud. Other software vendors will surely follow, now that Big Blue has stepped onto the cloud.
LG's 77-inch OLED features a 4K resolution and is one of the first to have a release date, but no pricing yet.
Pricing not available
Through Amazon Web Services' Web-based management console, the cloud-computing service enters territory already claimed by formal and informal partners.
JumpBox is now offering an easy deployment of open-source applications. By deploying virtualized instances of apps on Amazon's cloud service, quandaries may be obviated.