Category Environment

The Advantages of Colocation: How Data Centers Keep Your Servers Cool and Running at Full Speed

Your business’ server room requires yet another renovation to keep it running smoothly in the older building where your business resides. You wanted to invest those dollars in your marketing. Another tenant in the building mentions colocation as a solution. It works great for their business. Colocation, what the heck is that? Colocation means keeping […]

Benefits of Flying Your Company to a Cloud

Your IT manager requires another employee and two new servers in the budget for next year. Your company grew by 20% this year, and your IT department scrambles every day to keep up. Your sales department complains about the software downtime caused by a server malfunction. Customer service sat at their desks twiddling their thumbs […]

Platoon of Self-Driving Trucks Crosses Western Europe

Earlier this month, a platoon of self-driving trucks drove from various starting points in Sweden, Denmark, Belgium, and Germany to Rotterdam, the Netherlands. The technology challenge was issued and organized by the Netherlands. The trucks drove in platoon style, with little space between them. This reduces drag, similar to boxcars on a train. Because the trucks […]

Solar Power Becoming Cheaper than Coal in India

Early this year in India, costs of solar power dipped below the price of energy from coal. The country’s Power Minister, Piyush Goyal, noted the occasion: Costs of solar power are expected to keep falling in the next years, saving Indians not only money but the effects of pollution. Other countries have noted India’s success in […]

In 2016, Expect a Clean Air Act with Teeth

The Paris Climate Accord from December of 2015 has triggered an old provision in the Clean Air Act (the Act was passed in 1963) that keeps the United States’ air quality in line with international standards. Read the Columbia Law School paper on the legal reasoning Now that an international agreement on air quality has been […]

Save Your Sight: Five Tips to Alleviate Computer Vision Syndrome

Ever experience headaches, blurry vision, dry eyes, or neck pain after an especially long day at the office? You could be showing symptoms of computer vision syndrome, which can affect people who use computer screens for too long. The symptoms can fade away if you take a prolonged computer break. However, with the average American spending 9.9 hours […]

$1,000 Off a New Tesla

From now through October 31st, if someone buys a new Model S through Nick’s link, they will get $1,000 off a new Tesla Model S. Nick, the CEO of Janus Networks, will give you an additional $1,000 if the Janus Networks group makes it to the top ten of Tesla referrers (Applies only to the […]