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Technology News

This is the golden age of open source

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000

This is the golden age of open source

Matt Asay is dead wrong to call the current era of the software industry "post open source," as he did in InfoWorld last week.

Microsoft's new mega tech conference: The pros and cons

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000

Microsoft's new mega tech conference: The pros and cons

For the last several years, Microsoft has sponsored a series of technology events for enterprises, each focused on a different part of the Microsoft technology stack.

Step away from the button! 6 touchy tech disasters

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000

It's all fun and games until you bring down the data center with a stray brush of the hand or flick of the finger

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It's all fun and games until you bring down the data center with a stray brush of the hand or flick of the finger
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Docker acquires Orchard in a sign of rising ambitions

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000

Docker acquires Orchard in a sign of rising ambitions

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Review: Apache Hive brings real-time queries to Hadoop

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000

Apache Hive is a tool built on top of Hadoop for analyzing large, unstructured data sets using a SQL-like syntax, thus making Hadoop accessible to legions of existing BI and corporate analytics researchers. Developed by Facebook engineers and contributed to the Apache Foundation as an open source project, Hive is now at the forefront of big data analysis in commercial environments. 

Apple reports huge profit but sales disappoint

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:28:15 +0000

Apple has racked up another hugely profitable quarter on sales of iPhones and Macintosh computers, though its revenue growth was slower than expected.

Apple on Tuesday reported a profit of $7.7 billion for the April-to-June quarter, up 12 percent on the same period last year and ahead of analyst estimates of $7.5 billion, according to Thomson Reuters.

Aphid brings embeddable scripting to .Net

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:06:21 +0000

Aphid brings embeddable scripting to .Net

Aphid is bringing embeddable, cross-platform scripting to the .Net world.

Download the Building Web Performance Deep Dive

Tue, 20 May 2014 17:20:43 +0000

Keeping a modern website running smoothly and efficiently is surprisingly difficult, but essential to keeping customers in a hypercompetitive, technology-driven business world. Dynamic websites that weave together a highly personalized experience from scads of back-end services and data stores and services operate with a precision envied by the Swiss watch. How do you ensure that all of the parts move in synchrony at high speed and at scale? Simplify the server-side logic. Build on a lightweight framework.