Ordnance Survey Aims to Take on Google, Apple Maps with New Geospatial Data Hub

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“We’ve taken out the technology barrier and the pricing barrier”

For companies looking to make use of a comprehensive geospatial knowledge set — updated 20,000 situations day-to-day and presenting around 500 million features — the Ordnance Study (OS) has just stepped firmly up to the plate. 

The nationwide mapping company, launched in 1791, is residing firmly in the present with the start this 7 days of a new geospatial Information Hub, that lets builders obtain the organisation’s “MasterMap” together with other knowledge as a result of a new set of 6 APIs up to £1,000-value of

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Someone Should Maybe Break Up Google and Facebook; But Not Us….

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“The CMA is quite considerably passing the baton to the United kingdom government”

The Levels of competition and Marketplaces Authority (CMA) these days warned that Google and Facebook’s electronic advertising dominance was harmful consumer alternative, and urged the governing administration to look at “highly intrusive interventions” — which includes attempting to break up the corporations.

But the watchdog washed its arms of responsibility for that endeavor, indicating the governing administration need to established up a new “Digital Marketplaces Unit” to tackle that endeavor.

In 2019 Google had additional than a 90 percent share of the £7.three billion

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Google Video Conferencing to be “Free” as Alphabet Lobs a Grenade at Zoom, Teams

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Has it pulled the pin?

As movie conferencing suppliers wrestle for market share in a section that has surged like no other in modern months, Google chose nowadays to throw a grenade into the progressively aggressive market — indicating it would be featuring its “Meet” meeting tool for absolutely free to anybody with an electronic mail address.

“Starting in early May well, anybody with an electronic mail address can sign up for Satisfy and enjoy… basic scheduling and screen sharing, serious-time captions, and layouts that adapt to your preference, which includes the expanded tiled view“, Google reported

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Atos wins Google Cloud Services Partner of the Year Awards for Europe, the Middle East and Africa and for North America with Maven Wave

Paris, April 6, 2020

Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, today announced that it has received the 2019 Google Cloud Services Partner of the Year Award for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa and the 2019 Services Partner of the Year Award for North America through Maven Wave. These awards are proof of the successful growing momentum achieved through Atos’ official global partnership with Google Cloud, already recognized last year with the 2018 Google Cloud Global Breakthrough Partner of the Year Award. This year’s awards are in recognition for Atos’ achievements in the Google Cloud ecosystem in 2019 in

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Google Cloud Issues Emerging: GCP Yet to Respond

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Outage confirmed, a lot more to comply with

Updated 17.50 BST, April 8, 2020. Google Cloud says it has fixed all issues inside a nutritious ninety minutes of original reviews rising. 

Google Cloud is going through a flurry of alerts from apprehensive buyers unable to obtain a vary of solutions, following struggling what seems to be a main outage.

The situation begun at 07:35am US/Pacific Time (fifteen.35 BST).

Google Cloud Platform (GCP) blamed the situation on Cloud IAM (Id and Accessibility Administration) mistakes but explained it has mitigated most issues.

“Impact is now believed to be constrained

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