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    Google's Container Data Center

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zRwPSFpLX8I]YouTube - Google container data center tour[/ame]

    Absolutely amazing. I am getting the impression that Google will rule the world someday.



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    Re: Google's Container Data Center

    Google is Skynet.




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    Re: Google's Container Data Center

    Quote Originally Posted by dustinal View Post
    Google is Skynet.

    Bookie event on when it becomes self-aware?



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    Re: Google's Container Data Center

    Quote Originally Posted by bostinelosd View Post
    Bookie event on when it becomes self-aware?
    Would the bets be honored, since Google Skynet would own CF?


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    Re: Google's Container Data Center

    So we need to just find Miles Dyson and kill him?


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    Re: Google's Container Data Center

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    Would the bets be honored, since Google Skynet would own CF?
    Well it could just notify us after it's happened. Right before it kills all of us.




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    Quote Originally Posted by dustinal View Post
    Well it could just notify us after it's happened. Right before it kills all of us.
    Touche.


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    Quote Originally Posted by mjones34 View Post
    So we need to just find Miles Dyson and kill him?
    Not good enough. Judgment Day is happening no matter what! The main focus is that John is kept alive to lead the resistance.


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    Re: Google's Container Data Center

    I believe there is one of these in the Mid-America Industrial Park in Pryor, OK. I drove by it while visiting a customer/vendor located in that park. It was supposed to open earlier this year, but Google pushed back the opening because of the economy, which had the locals bummed because it was supposed to bring in 100+ jobs. Huge place...


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    Re: Google's Container Data Center

    Quote Originally Posted by jbhtexas View Post
    I believe there is one of these in the Mid-America Industrial Park in Pryor, OK. I drove by it while visiting a customer/vendor located in that park. It was supposed to open earlier this year, but Google pushed back the opening because of the economy, which had the locals bummed because it was supposed to bring in 100+ jobs. Huge place...

    It amazes me how well google operates its business. I wonder how the economy has affected them. Probably not a ton. They seem to manage themselves with intelligence.



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    Quote Originally Posted by bostinelosd View Post
    It amazes me how well google operates its business. I wonder how the economy has affected them. Probably not a ton. They seem to manage themselves with intelligence.
    Self-aware intelligence maybe....I wonder if the first terminator will be named boogle?



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    Quote Originally Posted by cyismydog View Post
    Self-aware intelligence maybe....I wonder if the first terminator will be named boogle?
    gTerminator (beta)



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    Re: Google's Container Data Center

    Quote Originally Posted by bostinelosd View Post
    I am getting the impression that Google will rule the world someday.
    You're only just now starting to get that impression?



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    You're only just now starting to get that impression?

    Well they control the web, but I never realized how many of these sites they have. That building is fantastic. Would be a great company to work for. Looks like they have fun while they work as well.



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    Quote Originally Posted by bostinelosd View Post
    It amazes me how well google operates its business. I wonder how the economy has affected them. Probably not a ton. They seem to manage themselves with intelligence.
    Sounds like they are loosing their *** on youtube, though.


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