Team of rivals: Hortonworks, Pivotal join up for Hadoop project

July 28, 2014
Competitors band together to contribute to Apache Ambari project for Hadoop provisioning, monitoring, and management
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Surface Pro 3 problems linger despite three firmware patches in a month

July 28, 2014
Slow/dropped Wi-Fi, heating issues, and lockups persist, but Surface Pro pro's manual driver installation procedure may help
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Another botched Microsoft patch: Office 365 ProPlus says 'Something went wrong'

July 28, 2014
Microsoft took 12 days to fix a bug that locked out some Office 365 ProPlus customers after a silent patch automatically installed
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The cellphone unlocking bill is about to become law -- but there's a catch

July 28, 2014
Long-debated bill to allow unlocking of cellphones is close to approval, but Library of Congress has final say
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Why one developer switched from Java to Google Go

July 28, 2014
Pivotal's Matt Stine, who was raised on Java, has become an advocate for the Google-built Go language
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OpenStack execs: Red Hat, Yahoo, Comcast are our adopters -- and contributors

July 25, 2014
In an interview at OSCON, OpenStack officials said upcoming releases will focus on high-level services
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Oracle-powered passport database is on the fritz

July 25, 2014
State Department's database for issuing passports and travel visas, built on Oracle, has been malfunctioning for nearly a week
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Oracle's new database patch could cost you $23,000 per processor

July 25, 2014
Latest patch set for Oracle's database automatically enables in-memory processing -- a feature for which Oracle charges extra
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What we know about the next versions of Windows

July 25, 2014
Rumors are rampant, but here's what's on for sure with Windows 8.1 Updates, Windows 9, Windows 365, Windows Phone, Xbox, and 'Threshold'
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Broadband bullies: Cable companies, lawmakers gang up on local providers

July 25, 2014
House approves legislation prohibiting the FCC from aiding local communities eager to set up high-speed broadband services
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