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Impact of Google fiber on computer energy usage

August 5, 2015 | By | Reply More
Impact of Google fiber on computer energy usage

Utilizing the recent development of fiber optic technology in a service titled, “Google Fiber,” Google has become their own Internet provider. Unlike standard cable wiring used by competitors, Google Fiber operates through fiber optics, a significantly more consistent and rapid transmission that sends signals of light through flexible glass tubing rather than cable wiring. Network […]

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Tesla Motors Opens Patent Portfolio to Public

July 23, 2014 | By | Reply More
Tesla Motors Opens Patent Portfolio to Public

In Tesla Motors’ open letter released June 12, 2014, CEO Elon Musk announced that the company has removed the many patents owned by the company, releasing them “in the spirit of open source movement, for the advancement of electric vehicle technology”.  The purpose of this, according to Musk, is to allow other manufacturers to use […]

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