Opinion: Silver linings: How Google wants to beat Amazon and Microsoft in the cloud
Introduction and data centre empireGoogle is a pretty old company compared to most internet giants. Facebook, which now connects over 1.6 billion people every month, was founded in 2004. Twitter, where most breaking news happens, was founded in 2006. LinkedIn, the social media outlet for the world of work, was founded in 2003. Google, on the other hand,...