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Google Decides Not To Compete For $10 Billion Pentagon Cloud Contract

2 monthes ago   |   By Ubergizmo

Earlier this year it was reported that Google had entered into a partnership with the US Department of Defense over the use of AI that would have been used to analyze drone footage. Google employees were reportedly unhappy about the project and protested it internally and signed a petition calling on Google to end the partnership. We're not sure if all this backlash from employees and the public might have anything to do with this, but a report from Bloomberg has revealed that Google has apparently opted to drop out of competition in a $10 billion cloud project with the Pentagon. Dubbed...
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Google pulls out of bidding for $10B cloud computing contract with the Pentagon

Google pulls out of bidding for $10B cloud computing contract with the Pentagon

2 monthes ago   |   By 9to5Google

Google has decided not to compete for a cloud computing contract with the Pentagon, Bloomberg reports this evening. The contract was valued at as much as $10 billion, but Google now says it could conflict with its Google Cloud values.
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