Tag Archive: Cloud


Train to become a cloud computer architect with this bundle

We’re living in the era of the cloud. Companies ranging from small startups to massive Fortune 500 conglomerates all rely on an increasingly powerful cloud structure in order to store and manage data, reach new clients, and innovate products, and if you want to land a career in virtually any subcategory of tech you need to understand how this technology works.

The Cloud Computing Architect Certification Bundle will teach you everything you need to know about the field’s  [Read More…]

This $40 bundle offers 700 lessons on AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud

It’s not a reach to suggest that cloud computing is among the hottest sectors in all of tech. Everywhere you look you find an app, game, or service that relies on the cloud.

While you might think that Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the king of the hill right now, it’s not. Sure, they just pulled in nearly $ 8 billion last quarter, but that’s nothing compared to what Microsoft is doing with Azure. AWS grew at a 40% rate  [Read More…]

Anki’s demise serves as a reminder that the cloud isn’t always the answer

I’ve never owned a “social robot,” and if Jibo and the Anki Vector are any sign of the state of these niche gadgets, I don’t expect that to change any time soon. Both were fairly simple robots that specialized more in companionship than sheer functionality, and both came to untimely ends; less than two months after Jibo Inc. shut its doors, Anki announced that it, too, was going out of business.

While that’s sad news on its own, it  [Read More…]

How Google is beating Microsoft in the cross-platform cloud

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Google’s new open-source, cross-platform hybrid cloud solution, Anthos, is positioned to take on Microsoft’s and Amazon’s lead in computing’s new frontier- the intelligent cloud.

Microsoft’s Azure Cloud solution and Amazon’s (AWS) cloud platform are the industry’s cloud leaders. Microsoft’s CEO, Satya Nadella’s professional experience and passion for cloud computing are reflected in his unwavering commitment to pushing Microsoft’s future deeper and more broadly into the cloud.

Despite Windows phone and Microsoft enthusiasts’ complaints about  [Read More…]

This coupon code takes $60 off the 8TB WD My Cloud Home Duo

Like a NAS, but more accessible and easy to use.

The 8TB WD My Cloud Home Duo personal cloud storage is down to $ 339.99 at Newegg when you use coupon code 48SMDA16 at checkout. That code takes a huge $ 60 off its $ 400 retail price and takes it to $ 20 less than the current discount at Amazon. This is actually the best price we’ve seen on it in over 6 months.

Make your own cloud  [Read More…]

Go wireless with the HyperX Cloud Flight gaming headset discounted to $100

Maintain that team communication.

The HyperX Cloud Flight wireless gaming headset is down to $ 99.99 through Best Buy’s official eBay store front. You can also find it on Best Buy’s main site as part of an ongoing flash sale on PC headsets. The same version goes for around $ 126 on Amazon, and it has never been lower than today’s deal there. Some retailers sell it for as much as $ 160, like GameStop.

Keep talkin’ HyperX Cloud  [Read More…]

Grab the HyperX Cloud Alpha gaming headset refurbished and on sale for $60

Listen to those savings.

The HyperX Cloud Alpha gaming headset is down to $ 59.99 refurbished through the official HyperX eBay storefront. This headset sells for $ 100 new at most retailers like Amazon and even the best deals on new versions never dropped this low.

Sounds Good HyperX Cloud Alpha gaming headset refurb

As a refurb, this comes straight from HyperX, so you know it’s going to be in really good condition. The price is one  [Read More…]

The HyperX Cloud II is the ultimate gaming headset on sale for just $70

You’ll love the long-term comfort.

The HyperX Cloud II 7.1 virtual surround sound gaming headset is down to $ 69.99 on Amazon. This headset normally sells for around $ 100 and today’s price matches the all-time low pricing we saw around the holiday shopping season. At this price, the Cloud II is a couple bucks cheaper than the original Cloud, plus you get improved sound and a better mic with this version.

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Costco members can take $30 off the HyperX Cloud Alpha headset

Great fit and works with everything.

The HyperX Cloud Alpha gaming headset is down to $ 69.99 at Costco. The only caveat is you need to be a Costco member to get this deal. The headset sells for around $ 100 most of the time, including at other retailers like Amazon. The Alpha is one of HyperX’s top headsets, and we have not seen it drop in price very often.

By “one of HyperX’s top headsets,” I  [Read More…]

Google may reveal more details about its cloud gaming service on March 19

It’s taking place in San Francisco.

Between Samsung’s Unpacked event and MWC, February’s proven to be a pretty big month for tech announcements. Now, Google’s confirmed that it’s holding its own event on March 19 in San Francisco.

The invite doesn’t reveal much, simply inviting people to “gather around” and noting that “all will be revealed at the Google Keynote.”

So, what in the world will Google be talking about at this event? Most likely, this is  [Read More…]