AWS wants to rule the world – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch AWS, once a nice little side hustle for Amazon’s eCommerce business, has grown over the years into a behemoth that’s on a $27 billion run rate, one that’s still growing... Read more »

Amazon facial recognition software raises privacy concerns with the ACLU – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Amazon hasn’t exactly kept Rekognition under wraps. In late 2016, the software giant talked up its facial detection software in a relatively benign AWS post announcing that the tech was... Read more »

Packet teams up with Platform 9 and Datera to launch its new private cloud platform – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Packet, the bare metal cloud provider, today announced that it has partnered with open source hybrid cloud specialist Platform9 and storage and data management service Datera to launch a new... Read more »

Amazon up 7% following earnings beat – TechCrunch

From Techcrunch Amazon reported first-quarter earnings after the bell on Thursday, sending shares up 7% in after-hours trading after its significantly better-than-expected report. The company reported earnings per share of $3.27, well... Read more »

AWS announces Amazon Sumerian for building AR, VR and 3D apps quickly

From Techcrunch We’d heard months ago that Amazon would be using its Re:Invent AWS event to roll out some a new service related to building in mixed reality — augmented reality and... Read more »

AWS isn’t exiting China, but Amazon did sell physical assets to comply with Chinese law

From Techcrunch Amazon has denied reports that it is withdrawing its AWS business from China, but the firm did admit that it has been forced to sell some physical assets to its... Read more »

Amazon Macie helps businesses protect their sensitive data in the cloud

From Techcrunch Amazon’s AWS cloud computing service hosted its annual NY Summit today and it used the event to launch a new service: Amazon Macie. The idea behind Macie is to use... Read more »

Cloud Foundry makes its mark on the enterprise

From Techcrunch Today, more than ever, it’s open source projects that are leading the charge in how modern software is developed, deployed and managed. There’s Kubernetes for containers and OpenStack for running... Read more »