Facebook using Arctic air to cool it latest data center

As you probably know, data centers generate heat. A whole lot of heat. Cooling them down takes tremendous amounts of power, which is one reason why many tech companies locate data centers near big rivers. Facebook had another idea, which Mark Zuckerberg wrote about today: Building one in the Arctic, where cool air is plentiful, … Continue reading “Facebook using Arctic air to cool it latest data center”

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Daniel Terdiman is a San Francisco-based technology journalist with nearly 20 years of experience. A veteran of CNET and VentureBeat, Daniel has also written for Wired, The New York Times, Time, and many other publications