A new survey suggests that proprietary Java application servers are losing to open source in the cloud age.
Historically, opening big proprietary projects is fraught with peril, and WebOS will still struggle for relevance even if it attracts outside programmers.
Will Scala be the next Java, PHP or Ruby? A newly funded start-up aims to find out.
Mozilla's co-founder and former CEO Brendan Eich has been at the center of Internet development for almost 20 years.
An earlier version of this story incorrectly said that OpenVBX uses Java applets. It does not. OpenVBX provides a range of functions that are programmable through the OpenVBX plug-in API in PHP.
A new open-source package combines with a cloud service to offer a new way to manage telecommunications services.
Google petitions the highest court in the country to overturn a previous appeals court ruling favoring Oracle, which in itself overturned a mixed bag of earlier district court rulings.
Start-up Sauce Labs receives funding to support open-source Selenium project on-premise and in the cloud.
Apple's cumbersome approval and development process may be turning open-source developers to Google Android, which could prove to be a big loss for Apple and its customers.
Google really wants better software for Android and the Web. At Google I/O this week, it will attempt to help programmers get more out of both.