Articles Tagged ‘Google’

Attractive Alternatives to the iPhone

Posted by // January 7th, 2013 // Product Design

The Nokia Lumia 920 is the latest flagship from the Finnish phone manufacturer, running Microsoft’s Windows Phone 8 operating system.
The 920 continues the successful formula of the Lumia 800 and 900, being crafted from a singe piece of machined polycarbonate. The attractive look of the phone casing is complemented by a large curved gorilla glass screen…

Google – the Inside of a Giant

Posted by // October 19th, 2012 // Architecture

As the internet behemoth that processes over one billion daily search requests (and manages a number of other websites including YouTube, Blogger and Gmail), Google has a huge responsibility to ensure that its data centres that house approximately one million servers are running effectively. One could argue that the physical aspect of data storage is…