Startup Joule lands $70 million in private equity to build larger-scale plants that make diesel fuel directly from sunlight, carbon dioxide, and nutrients in solar panel-like bioreactors.
In what could prove to be a major patent win for Apple, the process of scaling and rotating of documents using touch screens now belongs to Apple.
The beleaguered daily-deals provider may be valued at $12B or less, and could reduce its total offering to as little as $500 million.
Memcached is the unsung hero of the cloud. A new offering lets users deploy directly to Amazon Web Services.
Facebook's technical operations chief, Jonathan Heiliger, gives CNET Editor in Chief Dan Farber the lowdown on the social network's growing pains.
Jonathan Heiliger, vice president of technical operations at Facebook, talks with CNET News.com Editor in Chief Dan Farber about devising the infrastructure to support the social network's hypergrowth.
QuickTime 7.1 Special Report: Dynamic scaling issues
The operational growth of SaaS and the Cloud is not to be underestimated.
Wondering how well Amazon handles cloud-computing demands? The answer, it seems, is very, very well.
Say good-bye to those iTunes gift cards at Starbucks registers. The company is closing out much of its music-retail offering.