Google selects Enosi to trace its clean energy use

Enosi and UNSW will lead the demonstration Enosi and Google are working together as part of an EnergyTag demonstration with the RACE for 2030 Cooperative Research Centre, led by UNSW. The initiative aims to assess accounting approaches and other tools for certifying 24/7 carbon-free energy to improve decision-making around clean…

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US, China tech giants emerge as significant contributors to global patents

Amazon has patented artificial intelligence methods to enhance data sets The US tech giants Google, Apple, Meta, Amazon, and Microsoft (GAMAM) have filed more than 106,000 patents and Chinese tech trio Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent (BAT) have filed over 80,000 patents during the last five years. This indicates that innovation…

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MAS and Google Cloud launch point Carbon Zero Programme

The Programme is a collaboration under MAS’ Project Greenprint The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and Google Cloud have jointly launched the Point Carbon Zero Programme to drive the innovation, incubation, and scaling of climate FinTech solutions in Asia. The Programme is a collaboration under MAS’ Project Greenprint and seeks to…

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Google engineer claims AI is sentient

LaMDA claims it has a consciousness. Google engineer Blake Lemoine has claimed he has had a conversation with a Google that shows it’s become sentient. In response to the claim Google has suspended Lemoine, according to several media outlets (https://amp.theguardian.com/technology/2022/jun/12/google-engineer-ai-bot-sentient-blake-lemoine). Lemoine has published the conversation he and a colleague had…

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Crunchyroll adds google as strategic technology partner

Long-term platform planning for the anime service. Google and Crunchyroll, the world’s leader in anime fan experiences, today announced a new, multi-year strategic partnership to accelerate and support Crunchyroll’s global scale ambitions. Today’s announcement builds on Google’s existing partnership with Sony Pictures Entertainment that includes collaboration across Android, Google TV and Android…

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Airasia Super App and Google Cloud forge strategic collaboration

The two organizations will combine core competencies to nurture technology talent. Airasia Super App, the digital travel and lifestyle platform for everyone in Southeast Asia, and Google Cloud today announced a five-year strategic collaboration to advance airasia Super App’s vision of a co-innovation ecosystem that all businesses and developers can partake in to…

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Jio and Google Cloud to collaborate on 5G

Enable billion Indians access superior connectivity. Indian telecom, Reliance Jio Infocomm (a subsidiary of Reliance Industries) and Google Cloud are embarking on a comprehensive, long-term strategic relationship with a goal of powering 5G in enterprise and consumer segments nationwide. In addition, Reliance will also take advantage of Google Cloud’s scalable…

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Worldwide IaaS public cloud services market grew 40.7 per cent in 2020

The era of CIOs investing in cloud IaaS and PaaS maybe over. The worldwide infrastructure as a service (IaaS) market grew 40.7 per cent in 2020 to total USUS$64.3 billion, up from US$45.7 billion in 2019, according to Gartner, Inc. Amason retained the No. 1 position in the IaaS market in…

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