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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • An arm of the Arabian Sea between the Arabian Peninsula and southwest Iran. It has been an important trade route since ancient times and gained added strategic significance after the discovery of oil in the Gulf States in the 1930s.

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  • Long term, Microsoft envisions workers using powerful PCs and mobile devices, integrated via communications and collaboration programs running on a mix of on-premises and in-the-cloud servers.

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  • Although no one knows exactly what Apple plans to do with the farm, in-the-cloud storage and services, such as MobileMe, would be a pretty good guess.

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  • These sensors -- individual computers, gateway network devices, endpoint software, in-the-cloud hosted services -- come from consumers, small - and mid-sized businesses, enterprise customers, educational institutions and governmental agencies.

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  • Patricia Downing: Give me a break with the lofty in-the-cloud explanations.

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  • Give me a break with the lofty in-the-cloud explanations.

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  • Sure our desktop OS has very little market share, but perhaps we boost that by evolving the Mac and selling loads of iPhones and also creating some new kind of home computing appliance or even a Google-branded business appliance that puts a pretty face on all those in-the-cloud Google applications and makes them work together really well and interoperate easily with our iLife suite, which just happens to complement Google's applications.

    The Register says Google is gonna buy Apple

  • Amazon Web Services provides Amazon's developer customers with access to in-the-cloud infrastructure services based on Amazon's own back-end technology platform, which developers can use to enable virtually any type of business.

  • "When you buy a Harry Potter ebook from Pottermore, you will be able to choose to keep it in your Google Books library in-the-cloud, as well as on other e-reading platforms," Fontaine said Wednesday in a blog post.

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  • Is the new share-anything Google Docs the precursor to Google's in-the-cloud music service? tiggysow said 7: 51AM on 7-02-2010

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  • What makes FRAW stand-out from the crowd is that you store all the data on your side, it is a true in-the-cloud application.

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