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Facebook Is Just Giving Away Free Internet To Some Teens

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 07.18.2014 | Technology

Facebook is giving students access to the Internet. On Tuesday, the company announced a new pilot program to provide free Wi-Fi access to high sch...

More Details Emerge About Facebook's Arctic Data Center

Reuters | Posted 02.14.2012 | Technology

ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss engineer ABB has won an $11 million contract to power Facebook's first data centre outside the United States, covering an are...

Facebook Needs Arctic Air To Keep Servers Cool

AP | KARL RITTER | Posted 12.27.2011 | Technology

STOCKHOLM — Facebook is to build a new server farm on the edge of the Arctic Circle – its first outside the United States – to impro...

Mark Zuckerberg's Surprise Visit To Green Data Center

AP | Posted 06.16.2011 | Technology

PRINEVILLE, Ore. -- Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made a surprise appearance Friday night in Prineville, Ore., at a community party for the grand openi...

Bianca Bosker

Behind Facebook's Big Freebie

HuffingtonPost.com | Bianca Bosker | Posted 06.08.2011 | Technology

This week, Facebook did something that would be unthinkable for most tech companies: it created a product cheaper, more efficient and more environment...

PHOTOS: See What Powers Facebook

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 06.07.2011 | Technology

On Thursday, Facebook launched the "Open Compute Project" and gave the world a look at some of the innovative technology that powers the world's large...

Facebook Data Center Is Boon For Oregon Town

wsj.com | JOHN LETZING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Facebook Inc. is contemplating the expansion of a data-center project in Prineville, Ore., that already covers an area equivalent to five football fie...

Facebook Data Center Construction Begins In Oregon

techcrunch.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Facebook has 350 million users now and thanks to worldwide growth, shows no signs of letting up. While still technically a startup -- though one with ...