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Rob Malda Casts a Jaded Eye at Amazon's Silk 143

Posted by timothy
from the healthy-skepticism dept.
m.ducharme writes "Slashdot's recently departed editor and Fearless Leader muses about the security implications of Amazon's Silk, which uses Amazon's massive cloud computing services to provide 'pre-caching' for the new Fire devices." Another potential downside to bear in mind (depending on exactly how much Silk relies on the AWS infrastructure) is that it provides a single point of failure, and sometimes cloud services go down.
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Rob Malda Casts a Jaded Eye at Amazon's Silk

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