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Technology

What Recession? Cloud Computing Lures Billions in PE Data Center Deals

New findings this week from Synergy Research indicate there’s no slowdown in sight for private investors. Despite inflation, the ongoing Russia-Ukraine conflict, and the looming threat of recession, private investors throughout 2022’s first half poured billions of dollars into the data centers that power cloud computing. This week, Synergy Research Group released new numbers supporting […]

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UK

South Paris high school society gives $4K to Norway cancer center

Members of the National Honor Society at Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School in South Paris gave a $4,000 donation to the Cancer Resource Center of Western Maine in Norway. From left are Kelsey Bennett, NHS secretary; Lucy Leonard, NHS treasurer; Diane Madden, center’s executive director; Carlee-Mae Cash, NHS president; and Brendan Palmer, NHS vice-president. Submitted […]

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Sports

Pickleball keeps growing, now available at H-E-B Tennis Center

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Pickleball continues to be one of the fastest growing sports in South Texas. Over a thousand players participate in the Coastal Bend, and Pickleball pro Ruben Herrera has expanded the program at The H-E-B Tennis Center. “It’s been great especially with the covered courts,” said Herrera. “We are drawing a lot of interest […]

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Health

Johnston County Heritage Center To Close Briefly For Move

SMITHFIELD – The Johnston County Heritage Center will be closed to the public during the week of July 11-16 while staff and volunteers relocate the Center’s Reading Room from the third floor to the ground floor. “We are excited to be able to provide easier access to our genealogy and local history collections,” said Heritage […]

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Entertainment

KX Conversation: Fort Buford & Missouri-Yellowstone Center

BISMARCK, N.D. (KXNET)— For our June 27 KX Conversation, Nicholas Quallich spoke with Yvette Bachmeier, the Outreach Coordinator for the Missouri – Yellowstone Confluence Interpretive Center & Fort Buford State Historic Site. Bachmeier spoke about some of the events happening there this Summer, the center itself and more. Source link

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Entertainment

Roe v. Wade and gun violence take center stage at BET Awards

Henson first thanked opening performer Lizzo for pledging $1 million to Planned Parenthood before using the singer’s song titled, “About Damn Time” to make a point. “It’s about damn time we step into our power,” Henson said. “It’s about damn time we talk about the fact that guns have more rights than a woman. It’s […]

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Travel

HURRICANE CENTER: Now 70 Percent Chance System Forms South of Florida

Two Waves Monitored. Second System May Form In Gulf. National Hurricane Center Sunday morning outlook for June 26, 2022. (National Hurricane Center). BY: STAFF REPORT | BocaNewsNow.com BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Copyright © 2022 MetroDesk Media, LLC) — There is a 70-percent chance that a tropical wave south of Florida may develop into a system, […]

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Pets

Comanche County Pet Resource Center cleans Lawtons only dog park

LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) – Today, the Comanche County Pet Resource Center hosted a clean up at the Vito Baxter Puppy Promenade, Lawton’s only dog park. Founder of the Resource Foundation Marcia Cronk says it’s important to complete this project. Her mission is to keep as many pets in their homes as possible. Cronk says the […]

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Pets

Hempfield veterinary center attracts pets, owners with treats, tours

Hannastown Veterinary Center’s Summer Treat Social attracted more than 40 owners and their pets Saturday afternoon, including Kristy McCracken and her Burmese Mountain Dog, Riley. At 13 months, rambunctious Riley is well on the way to reaching the 2-foot height at the shoulders many dogs of that species achieve as adults. McCracken, who moved from […]

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Technology

Tencent to open third data center in Japan on cloud computing demand

TOKYO — Tencent Holdings plans to open a third data center in Japan, where its cloud services for online games and livestreaming systems are enjoying robust demand. Tencent’s Japanese business has been posting triple-digit annual growth, driven by cloud services for games, said Poshu Yeung, senior vice president for the company’s international cloud operations, in an […]