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Apple’s new solar farm is a really big deal

Tim Cook made a big stand for climate change yesterday by announcing Apple’s plan to invest $ 850 million in a solar farm that will power the company’s Cupertino campus as well as all retail operations in California. “We know at…Read more ›

Apple to build $850 million solar farm to power spaceship campus and CA stores

During his appearance at today’s Goldman Sachs keynote, Tim Cook announced that Apple is building a massive new solar farm in California to power it’s new spaceship campus and other office. Apple’s solar farm will occupy 1300 acres in Monterey,…Read more ›

Wreak havoc as a farm animal in Goat Simulator for Android and iOS

Ever fantasized about being a goat? Of course you haven’t. But you’d be surprised by just how entertaining it can be — especially when that goat is hellbent on destroying everything and near indestructible. With Goat Simulator now available on Android and iOS, that’s exactly what you…Read more ›

Wreak havoc as a farm animal in Goat Simulator for Android and iOS

Ever fantasized about being a goat? Of course you haven’t. But you’d be surprised by just how entertaining it can be — especially when that goat is hellbent on destroying everything and near indestructible. With Goat Simulator now available on Android and iOS, that’s exactly what you…Read more ›

Farm Heroes Saga Is Candy Crush In The Countryside

Want to know which “freemium” (free to download, but with in-app purchases) game may just rule the App Store in 2014? Say hello to Farm Heroes Saga. From the creators of social games including Candy Crush Saga, Bubble Witch Saga,…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Apple Goes Green – Solar Farm In Reno To Power New Data Center

solar array AppleIn order to supply power to its new data center in Reno, Nevada, Apple plans to build a solar array in collaboration with NV Energy, a Nevada utility company. The energy farm should power the data center as well as the surrounding community, says Apple. This new solar plant is right in line with Apple’s […]

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Apple Teams with U.S. Green Energy Experts for Solar Farm Construction

As MMi reported October 26th, Apple is reportedly planning to build a so-called “solar farm” across from the massive data center it owns and operates in Maiden, N.C. According to local construction and zoning permits obtained by the Charlotte Observer, the permits in question allow Apple to “reshape the slope of some of the 171 acres of vacant land it owns on Startown Road, opposite the data center, in preparation of building a solar farm.”  [Read More…]

iCloud Solar Farm And Spaceship HQ Could Push Apple Costs To $8B

Photo: Chandra Marsono

Apples massive new solar farm and their next-gen spaceship campus will boost the tech giants 2012 expense to $ 8 billion a 73% hike over this year, one analyst told investors Monday.   Apples capital expenditures are expected to jump by $ 3.4 billion in 2012, according to the companys annual 10-K report with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Part of the reason why is the  [Read More…]

Apple Is Building At Least One Huge Solar Farm to Power Its North Carolina Data Center

Apple has reportedly begun building a huge solar farm that will provide power to its data center in North Carolina. According to the report, the farm will be built on 171 acresof land, and will be situated right next door to the data center. MacRumors points to a report fromThe Charlotte Observer which reveals: Apple has quietly begun work on a solar farm that apparently could help power its sprawling  [Read More…]

WSJ: Sprint bets the farm, ponies up $20 billion to get the iPhone

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Sprint, the third largest wireless operator in the US, is figurativelybetting the company on the iPhone, having committed to buy 30.5 million iPhones at a cost that could only be described as sureal. Citing the obligatory people familiar with the matter, the Journal wrote that Dan Hesse, the CEO, told the board in August that Sprint would likely lose money  [Read More…]