Entries by Benoit Cousson

Apple’s multi-terabit, $100M CDN is live—with paid connection to Comcast | Ars Technica

Apple’s multi-terabit, $100M CDN is live—with paid connection to Comcast | Ars Technica. Apple’s long-rumored content delivery network (CDN) has gone live in the US and Europe. Apple is still using Akamai and Level 3 CDN services for iTunes and app downloads.  Netflix is moving all of its traffic from third-party CDNs to its own CDN, but Apple may not. […]

Design News – CAD/CAM Corner – Made w/Code Initiative Trains Female Techies for Google’s Ranks

Design News – CAD/CAM Corner – Made w/Code Initiative Trains Female Techies for Google’s Ranks. Google has established a new initiative — Made w/Code — that it hopes will level the playing field. For those of you who don’t know the stats on the number of females in the tech industry: it’s about 25% in the IT field […]

Red Hat aims at standardization with Linux for 64-bit ARM servers | PCWorld

Red Hat aims at standardization with Linux for 64-bit ARM servers | PCWorld. Red Hat has developed a version of the Linux operating system based on the ARMv8-A 64-bit architecture for servers. A standard implementation would mean that customers could purchase ARMv8-A servers from any manufacturer. Although ARM processors are used in most mobile devices, only recently has […]