The Archos 101 XS makes performance improvements from the previous generation and includes a full keyboard, but doesn't offer enough to warrant its high price.
New details point to Asus as the next Nexus 10 maker.
It's a throwdown showdown between two of the heaviest-hitting full-size tablets. Can Apple's iPad 4 keep its spot as the Prizefight champion, or will Google's Nexus 10 finally take it down? Let's get it on!
The Archos Gen 10 is the followup to the Archos Gen 9 and includes its own QWERTY keyboard accessory.
The 101XS is the first in a new line of Archos Android tablets. It'll be followed by two others later in 2012.
Interest in open-source tooling and infrastructure for big data keeps growing among developers and traditionally proprietary companies.
Data analysis is becoming mainstream thanks to the rise of Hadoop and other big data tools.
Cloud computing needs to be open. Too much is riding on the risk of proprietary closure of data. Suggestion: make it easy (and free) to develop, but charge for services rendered.
New tools dubbed NoSQL may help developers achieve Internet-scale for their database driven applications.
Nonrelational databases are finding a home on mobile devices thanks to the newly revamped CouchDB. Big data is moving to some very small places.