Amazon's Twitch buy made possible by Google antitrust concerns
Word is that Google and Twitch had held talks concerning an acquisition, but couldn't agree on a proper breakup fee in the event regulators wouldn't allow the deal to close, Forbes is reporting, citing people who claim to have knowledge of the situation.
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Google Acquires Video and Special-Effects Startup Zync
Zync offers video and special-effects rendering that has been used in movies including "Star Trek Into Darkness" and "Looper." The service operated on Amazon computers, but Google said it would move Zync to its own Cloud Platform. Google launched a …
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Is Google's Free Software A Good Deal For Educators?
Kaitlin Morgan says, this year, her school district is going "full Google." Morgan teaches U.S. and world history and advises the yearbook at Woodlake Union High School in California's Central Valley. At Woodlake, "full Google" means a plan to have one …
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