Salesforce venture plants new stake in the cloud via SaaS ERP

Salesforce venture plants new stake in the cloud via SaaS ERP

FinancialForce's next big move may be to find a way to offer SaaS ERP services to the high-end customers that have historically been hard sells

03/26/15

Google: Dart will not replace in-browser JavaScript

Google: Dart will not replace in-browser JavaScript

Though created as a replacement for JavaScript in the browser, Google's Dart will now be compiled rather than run in its own VM

03/26/15

Tuesday's 'optional' Windows patch KB 2876229 can hijack your browser

Tuesday's 'optional' Windows patch KB 2876229 can hijack your browser

Microsoft's patch installs Skype, which by default makes MSN your home page and Bing your search engine

03/25/15

What's behind NoSQL maker FoundationDB's disappearing act?

What's behind NoSQL maker FoundationDB's disappearing act?

NoSQL database creator ceases offering downloads and removes its GitHub repositories after reportedly being bought by Apple

03/25/15

LibreOffice's next big version is in the cloud

LibreOffice's next big version is in the cloud

A key LibreOffice developer is preparing to turn the productivity site into a competitor for Google Apps and Microsoft Office Online

03/25/15

Microsoft pushes Windows 10 build 10041 out to Slow ring

Microsoft pushes Windows 10 build 10041 out to Slow ring

Clean install ISOs are also available, but problems with the corrupted Mail/People/Calendar app persist

03/25/15

Dump JavaScript for faster Web loading? Let the debate begin

Dump JavaScript for faster Web loading? Let the debate begin

An ‘HTML6' proposal to speed Web page loads gets a skeptical reaction from an Angular.js co-author

03/25/15

Joyent's Docker host runs containers on bare metal without VMs

Joyent's Docker host runs containers on bare metal without VMs

Triton Elastic Container Infrastructure is the latest example of a third party solving Docker's problems

03/24/15

Microsoft Azure App Service woos business developers

Microsoft Azure App Service woos business developers

By merging new and existing Azure offerings, App Service creates a single space for developing business apps with multiple facets: Web, mobile, and API

03/24/15

Inside the new Windows 10 Technical Preview tools, SDK

Inside the new Windows 10 Technical Preview tools, SDK

Microsoft's massive Windows 10 developer package contains surprises for developers and users alike

03/24/15

'Becoming Steve Jobs' is not the bio Jobs wanted

'Becoming Steve Jobs' is not the bio Jobs wanted

The apologia for the Apple co-founder is heartfelt, but also a distortion of his reality

03/24/15

Beyond Hadoop: The streaming future of big data

Beyond Hadoop: The streaming future of big data

Big data technologies like Spark are all the rage, but are they the future? The answer is complicated

03/23/15

Not all machine learning is created equal

Not all machine learning is created equal

Products that claim to use 'machine learning' could be leveraging techniques and algorithms far less sophisticated than typically associated with the term

03/20/15

Upgrade now: Older OpenSSL versions vulnerable to FREAK attack

Upgrade now: Older OpenSSL versions vulnerable to FREAK attack

The OpenSSL project shared the high-severity vulnerability privately in advance as part of a post-Heartbleed strategy for security disclosures

03/19/15

From the trenches with Windows 10 build 10041: What you really need to know

From the trenches with Windows 10 build 10041: What you really need to know

From features to fumbles, P2P to Photos, install stalls to a recalcitrant Mail app, build 10041 holds many surprises

03/19/15

How Bing Distill could feed Microsoft machine learning

How Bing Distill could feed Microsoft machine learning

Microsoft's new Quora-esque project, Bing Distill, could be a real-world data source for machine learning projects, echoing IBM's plans with Watson

03/18/15

Didn't pay for Windows? You might still get Windows 10 for free

Didn't pay for Windows? You might still get Windows 10 for free

Microsoft hopes to convert pirate users into paying customers -- or at least get them off XP

03/18/15

Cloudera declares victory in the war for big data dominance

Cloudera declares victory in the war for big data dominance

Despite the triumphalism, the big data market is growing too fast, with too many players for any one company to dominate

03/18/15

Windows 10: Still no new beta in sight

Windows 10: Still no new beta in sight

Windows honcho Terry Myerson spreads the religion at WinHEC in Shenzhen, but testers come up empty-handed

03/18/15

IBM's Watson mines Twitter for sentiments

IBM's Watson mines Twitter for sentiments

IBM's new Insights service harvests data from millions of tweets and uses Watson to analyze them for sentiment and behavior

03/17/15

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