Google not to be renewing its contract with the Department of Defense, Microsoft's acquisition of GitHub could cause uproar.

Cloud Round-Up: Atlantean Datacenters, Google Uproar, and GitHub Drama

Google Steps Up and Steps Back from DOD Contracts Google divided opinions this week as it announced internally that it would not be renewing its contract with the Department of Defense, nicknamed Project Maven. The project, officially called Algorithmic Warfare Cross-Functional Team, has been hotly contested by both Google employees and outside detractors alike. It…