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  • Report: IT Workers May See a Bump in Pay

    IT organizations are budgeting to give employees a small pay increase in 2010, according to a recent report.More
  • Microsoft, NSF Partner To Open Azure to Researchers

    Academic researchers can now apply for free access to Microsoft's Windows Azure cloud services. The company's Research division announced the program Thursday in a joint press conference with the National Science Foundation (NSF), which will act as gatekeeper between researchers and the service. More
  • Colorado U Adds Solar to Three Buildings

    The University of Colorado at Boulder, which has installed solar panels on the roofs of three buildings, said it expects to produce 140,000 kilowatt-hours of energy per year--enough to power 20 medium-sized houses.More