commentary Yes, patent trolls are a big problem, but recent legislative proposals are poorly thought out and won't resolve the issue.
The sun is getting seriously busy, erupting in its first X-class solar flares — the most powerful flares it can emit.
Footage captured during a solar flare shows a loop of molten plasma raining down like some sort of fiery wrath.
Oracle president Charles Phillips plays tour guide Monday for Oracle OpenWorld attendees, pointing out key areas to watch for in the coming year.
The software giant is expected to formally donate the developer tools to the Accessibility Interoperability Alliance, an engineering working group.
Oracle's acquisitive appetite is good for open source.
Want to find out more about architecture in the United States? Google Maps has new 3D layers that show just that.