As 2011 ends, Google+ is poised to cross the 100 million user threshold by February, a feat that took Facebook four years to do. Avid Google+ watcher and Ancestry. read more..
Apple may build West Coast data center near newly opened Facebook server farm
Apple‘s newly launched iCloud service doesn’t actually live in the clouds; it requires some serious data-grinding horsepower. The company has a facility in Maiden, N.C. and now there’s word that it’s looking at a second location, in Oregon, as efforts are made to further expand its data munching capabilities. read more..