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Is this 'secret project' Google's floating data center? (pictures)

CNET has uncovered evidence suggesting that Google has built a sea-borne data center in the middle of San Francisco Bay.

17 Images By Oct. 25, 2013

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Rogue planet spied floating in space without a star

Some planets dare to be different. Astronomers have found a young planet that's not orbiting a host star.

By Oct. 10, 2013

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Camp like 'Avatar' in a floating hammock-tent cocoon

A suspended hammock shelter on Kickstarter lets you camp up in the air, away from bugs and the hard ground.

By Aug. 19, 2013

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Is Google building a hulking floating data center in SF Bay?

It looks like Google has been working on an oversize secret project on San Francisco's Treasure Island. A water-based data center? Could well be.

By Oct. 25, 2013

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Google could have a floating data center in Maine, too

The tech giant is likely building a floating data center in San Francisco Bay. But a very similar project rolled into the harbor in Portland, Maine, earlier this month. The two are definitely connected.

By Oct. 25, 2013

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A floating metropolis for startups

Blueseed is a startup hoping to lure thousands of foreign entrepreneurs to live 12 nautical miles from Silicon Valley -- in a big cruise ship. Some say it's the answer to restrictive visa issues, others shudder at the thought of a boat filled with "thousands of nerds."

By Jul. 3, 2012

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Would you swim in New York's East River? Try this floating pool

This Kickstarter campaign is close to its goal of raising $250,000 toward building a pool off Manhattan that would feature real river water for swimming.

By Jul. 10, 2013

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Russia aims to open floating nuclear power plant in 2016

The long journey to supply power to remote locations could culminate in these floating vessels.

By Jul. 8, 2013

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Watch YouTube videos in a floating window on Android

Wish your phone had the split-screen multitasking feature that is available on the Samsung Galaxy Note II? Now you can grab some of that functionality for YouTube videos.

By Feb. 22, 2013

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San Francisco's bay barge mystery: Floating data center or Google Glass store?

After CNET reported Google may be building a floating data center in San Francisco Bay, a report suggested it's actually a floating Google Glass store. Either way, it's almost certainly Google.

By Oct. 27, 2013