Apple plans new Reno data center, calls it Project Huckleberry

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Apple's data center is doubling.
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Apple is expanding its presence in Reno Technology Park in Nevada by building a new data center adjacent to its current one. The company filed a permit with Washoe County for “Project Huckleberry,” the codename for the new facilities that will stand next to the current “Project Mills” data center.

Verizon Expands 4G LTE Across Ten California Markets As Well As Reno, Nevada

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Verizon continues to blanket the US with 4G LTE while the rest of the carriers desperately play catch up. We’re quick to complain about Verizon’s high prices but at least they’re putting that money to work. Today, Verizon announced it will be expanding its 4G LTE reach in ten California markets as well as Reno, Nevada within the coming weeks. 3G will soon be a thing of the past for those living in the following California cities:

Apple Accused Of Avoiding Taxes In U.K.

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Apple's headquarters in Cork, Ireland. Nowhere near as pretty as its Cupertino campus.
Apple's headquarters in Cork, Ireland. Nowhere near as pretty as its Cupertino campus.

Apple has been accused of avoiding paying a proper amount of taxes in the U.K. after making an incredible £6 billion in the last financial year, but paying only £10 million in tax. The Cupertino company runs what is described as a “significant operation” in Cork, Ireland, where tax rates are almost half those paid in the U.K.