Microsoft's new browser is set by default to tell advertisers not to track user behavior on the Web, but Apache's Web server has become a new obstacle to that Microsoft approach.
Oracle cedes control of the OpenOffice.org code base to the Apache Software Foundation Incubator project.
Saying the platform is completely under Oracle's control, the Apache Software Foundation resigns from the Java Community Process Executive Committee.
Apache Software Foundation says it will pull out of the Java Community Process unless Oracle allows the certification of the Apache Harmony project.
A new company has launched to support the popular Cassandra open-source database. In this Q&A with Riptano founder Matt Pfeil, we learn why Cassandra makes sense in the new way of Web architecture.
The number of users of project's open-source Web server software is still rising, but that of Microsoft's proprietary Internet Information Services is rising faster.
Facebook becomes a "gold" sponsor of the Apache Software Foundation, noting that Apache provides the optimal development environment for the social-networking giant.
Google has standardized on Apache open-source licensing, which is a great way to placate regulators by demonstrating a lack of control over its code.
Open source is becoming an increasingly mainstream way to develop software, but the Apache Software Foundation may have cornered the market on doing it jerk-free.
The Apache license just got its first big validation as a critical business tool for start-ups, not just software behemoths.