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AMD’s latest chip reveal is ‘one of the biggest turning points in the history of Silicon Valley,’ one analyst says

Google announced it would be the top buyer of the new product for its Cloud business. Amazon and Twitter will also invest in the EPYC 2 chip.
Palantir Chairman Peter Thiel sharply criticized Google in an editorial without disclosing that he works with two of its rivals.

Peter Thiel slammed Google in a scathing New York Times op-ed, but failed to mention that he works for and invests in the search giant’s rivals

The New York Times let Peter Thiel sound off on Google without mentioning that he's on the board of two of its competitors — Facebook and Palantir.
Amazon Web Services is the name for Amazon's cloud computer services.

The US Federal Reserve is now examining Amazon cloud data centers, in what appears to be growing federal oversight of the cloud industry

According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, regulators from the US Federal Reserve paid a visit to an Amazon cloud data center earlier this year.

The White House reportedly directed the Department of Defense to review a $10 billion cloud contract because it would probably go to Amazon

The news comes after President Donald Trump expressed skepticism over the deal, which Amazon Web Services is widely expected to win.
Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy

Amazon’s cloud was at the heart of the big Capital One hack, even though it doesn’t seem to be at fault

Capital One has been a major Amazon Web Services customer since at least 2016.

President Donald Trump reportedly wants to ‘scuttle’ the $10 billion Pentagon cloud contract that Amazon and Microsoft are fighting over

A chart alleging a conspiracy to award the $10 billion JEDI deal to Amazon reportedly made its way to Trump. The chart matches one made by Oracle.
Larry Ellison, Oracle's founder, chairman, and chief technology officer.

Oracle has quietly altered course on the way it sells its ‘private-cloud’ product, a key area of its cloud-computing strategy

Oracle is increasingly depending on its database as the key to its cloud. But market researcher Gartner isn't sure it can ever become a major player.
Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web Services.

Amazon’s cloud business jumped 37% from this time last year, but sees biggest slowdown in more than 5 years — and missed analyst estimates...

Although Amazon Web Services saw a slowdown in growth, it's a major driver of Amazon's profits. Still, Amazon's results disappointed Wall Street.
Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian at Google Cloud Next 2019

Google revealed that its cloud business is on run rate of more than $8 billion, and it plans to triple the size of its salesforce

Alphabet CFO Ruth Porat says that Google Cloud is the company's third-largest driver of revenue growth. Here's how Google Cloud plans to keep growing.

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