Archives: April 2013

CBS tunes in to open source, cloud

April 30, 2013
Broadcast giant backs open source software, including Apache Hadoop distributed computing system and MySQL database
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Survey raises specter of massive enterprise software insecurity

April 30, 2013
Annual Sonatype survey suggests enterprise app developers are leaving huge security holes with use of open source components
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IBM unveils MessageSight to orchestrate 'Internet of things'

April 29, 2013
IBM's 2U MessageSight appliance is designed to handle millions of incoming messages from sensor-enabled equipment
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USB flash drive prices falling -- and poised to go even lower

April 29, 2013
NAND flash production has ramped up, and 128GB USB flash drives have become the cheapest alternative for flash storage
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Sencha CEO: Treat HTML5 apps as a programming platform, not a Web page

April 29, 2013
Tools vendor executive Michael Mullany also sees excitement about Firefox OS but says more work is needed on Tizen
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Microsoft's open source subsidiary celebrates its first year

April 26, 2013
Microsoft Open Technologies is plenty busy. But Microsoft still hasn't explained why a separate entity was needed
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Google's kibosh on self-updating Android apps isn't just about Facebook

April 26, 2013
Android-app updates must use official Google Play channels to prevent scammers from turning safe apps into malware
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Two-factor or not two-factor? That is the security question

April 26, 2013
AP Twitter hack and Verizon's 2013 security report rachet up calls for general deployment of two-factor authentication
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Huawei says it's still interested in the U.S., but the U.S. isn't interested in Huawei

April 25, 2013
China-based networking company clarifies it's not pulling out of U.S. market, but sees greater opportunities in developing regions
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Under the hood of Pivotal One, where cloud dev meets big data

April 24, 2013
Flush with cash from GE, startup Pivotal unveils ambitious PaaS offering aimed at fulfilling 'Internet of things' dream
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