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Apache Cassandra gets boost from Riptano (Q&A)

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.

By May. 2, 2010

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NYPD tries to make nice on Twitter, makes a mess

With stunning naivete, the New York Police Department asks twitterers to post pictures of themselves with police officers. Go on, guess what happened.

By Apr. 22, 2014

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Steve Ballmer's replacement needs to make this phone call

If Microsoft's outgoing chief executive had listened to Ray Ozzie, Microsoft's incoming CEO would have a much easier go of it.

By Nov. 27, 2013

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To find lost jungle graves, beware of unexploded WWII bombs

The BentProp Project has been searching the Palauan jungle for years to find the remains of POWs and others executed by the Japanese. Unexploded WWII bombs make it a risky quest.

By Apr. 20, 2014

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The shape-shifting seamstress of your cosplay dreams

Geek-costume creator Mel Hoppe tells Crave about her passion for transformation and the mini cosplay empire she's building from her base in Nevada.

By Jun. 19, 2013

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'Leap second bug' causes site, software crashes

The addition of an extra second to the world's atomic clocks was apparently too much for some popular Web sites and software platforms to take.

By Jul. 1, 2012

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Open source powers big data index

Interest in open-source tooling and infrastructure for big data keeps growing among developers and traditionally proprietary companies.

By Jun. 13, 2012

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Who's topping the big data charts?

Data analysis is becoming mainstream thanks to the rise of Hadoop and other big data tools.

By Feb. 28, 2012

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Amazon aims new rentable servers at app developers

Amazon Web Services introduces new local SSD-backed servers in effort to lure developers to its cloud storage.

By Jul. 19, 2012

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Cloudera teams up to connect Oracle and Hadoop

Cloudera and Quest software are partnering to provide connectivity between Oracle and Hadoop.

By Jun. 21, 2010