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Facebook considering building first Asia data centre in TaiwanThe social media giant could soon be neighbours with Google, which recently funded a US$64M improvement to its facility in Changhua County Facebook is gauging the feasibility of opening a NT$10 billion (US$306 million) data centre in Changhua County in Taiwan, as first reported by Reuters. Citing a statement by Changhua County Magistrate Wei Ming-ku on... The post Facebook considering building first Asia data centre in Taiwan appeared first on e27.

 

The Hamburg-based publisher of news weekly Der Spiegel and website Spiegel Online said said it would publish its first fee-based articles on Spiegel Online, to be followed by paid-subscription based daily news digestsGerman news media company Spiegel said Tuesday it would cut 150 jobs and start charging fees for some of its online content. The Hamburg-based publisher of news weekly Der Spiegel and website Spiegel Online said it aims for savings of 16 million euros ($17 million) by late 2017. In coming weeks it said it would publish its first fee-based articles on Spiegel Online, to be followed by paid-subscription based daily news digests and Spiegel International service in mid-2016.

 

This photo provided by Lionsgate shows, Liam Hemsworth, left, as Gale Hawthorne, Sam Clafin, back left, as Finnick Odair, Evan Ross, back right, as Messalia, and Jennifer Lawrence, right, as Katniss Everdeen, in the film, "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2." The movie opened in U.S. theaters on Nov. 20, 2015. (Murray Close/Lionsgate via AP)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Audiences had a number of new movie-going options over the Thanksgiving weekend, including "The Good Dinosaur" and "Creed," but it was "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 2" that held on to the top spot for the second weekend in a row.

 

CORRECTS ID TO LITHUNIA PRESIDENT U.S. President Barack Obama, second left, and Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaite, right, pose with world leaders for a group photo at the COP21, United Nations Climate Change Conference, in Le Bourget, outside Paris, Monday, Nov. 30, 2015. (AP Photo/Jacky Naegelen, Pool)LE BOURGET, France (AP) — With dramatic vows to save future generations from an overheated planet, the largest gathering ever of world leaders began two weeks of talks Monday aimed at producing the most far-reaching pact yet to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions and avert environmental havoc.

 

Harrington arrives for the world premiere of the television fantasy drama "Game of Thrones" series 5, at The Tower of LondonBy Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - HBO's medieval saga "Game of Thrones" is known for serving up graphic deaths of its lead characters, but when fan favorite Jon Snow was killed off, avid followers speculated every theory and sighting that would bring back their heroic soldier. "Game of Thrones" tweeted a teaser poster on Monday with a partial shot of Jon Snow's rugged, bloodstained face and trademark hair, with the simple caption "APRIL. #GoTSeason6." The sixth season will air on HBO in April 2016.