Posts Tagged ‘Google’

Personhood supporters form political action committee

NEW ALBANY — Supporters of the so-called personhood movement, which defines life as beginning at fertilization, have formed a political action committee (PAC) to help elect anti-abortion candidates and to educate voters. The Mississippi personhood amendment was defeated by voters Nov. 8. Les Riley and the board of Personhood Mississippi announced Wednesday that they have […] [...]

The future of solar is the good old USA

by For the MBJ Published: September 25,2011

Tags: energy, Google, Ray Burgess, solar energy, solar power

The future of solar is not in China. It is the present: 185 Chinese solar panel makers relentlessly driving down costs by 30 percent a year. The future of solar is right here in America: Using smart technology to get the most out of what the Chinese sell us. That is not as easy — […] [...]

Cloud Computing?

by Stephen McDill Published: November 14,2010

Tags: CIT.ms, Google, Kirby Boteler, Parkway Properties, Randy Lominick, Scott Hamilton, Waggoner Engineering

Companies are dodging bulky, pricey servers and putting data into the clouds “Cloud computing” is more than just a buzzword mumbled around the IT water cooler. Scott Hamilton, executive director of CIT.MS, an economic development group in Ridgeland that supports the information technology community, calls the term is a misnomer. “In order to simplify diagrams […] [...]

Scott Hamilton on CIT.MS

RIDGELAND- MBJ-TV sits down with CIT.MS executive director Scott Hamilton to talk about his association and how it promotes information technology as a business tool in Mississippi. [...]

Mississippi enters the Google fray

by Clay Chandler Published: April 4,2010

Tags: Google, high-speed Internet, JACKSON, Mississippi, Oxford

Jackson, Oxford in the running for high-speed internet program that would be launched next year Site selection for most major economic development projects is wrapped in a shroud of secrecy that would make the CIA jealous. Typically, the public learns its city or state was in the running for something similar to a Toyota or […] [...]

Big benefits or PR ploy?

  Among the most successful and admired companies of the past century, Google rarely makes a move without extreme amounts of fanfare that often borders on chaos. Its latest venture has produced the same result. The tech giant received more than 1,100 responses from cities and town across the U.S., in response to a request […] [...]

Google drops $2 million on Wikimedia Foundation

by Stephen McDill Published: February 17,2010

Tags: Google, Jimmy Wales, Mississippi Business Journal, Sergey Brin, Wikipedia, Wikiquotes, Wiktionary

“Google has donated $2 million to the Wikimedia Foundation!” That was the big, albeit informal, announcement posted today on the Twitter account of Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales. The technology blogs are still buzzing about the search engine empire’s contribution to the non-profit charitable organization, famous for it’s massive online encyclopedia, Wikipedia. The grant will reportedly […] [...]

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