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Sun acquires cloud company Q-layer

Software from Q-layer is designed to help companies simplify the management and deployment of data center applications.

By January 7, 2009


M&A market may be dead, but Sun's still buying

Company bucks the moribund M&A market, buying Q-layer to enhance its cloud-computing portfolio. But will Sun be too soon to the cloud-computing market to effectively monetize it?

By January 7, 2009


Sun's new mantra: Call us the 'cloud company'

With its official entry into the cloud-computing arena, Sun gets ready to give Amazon and Google a run in what it hopes is a lucrative new market.

By March 17, 2009


Sun gets its marketing right with 'Open Web'

The company is pitching the "Open Web," which is both bigger and smaller than cloud computing, as its primary theme--one it is particularly well-suited to deliver against.

By January 8, 2009


Oracle signals change of tone about cloud

Even as Oracle kills off the critically acclaimed Sun cloud offering, it prepares a PR blitz to proclaim its cloud strategy: the software arms dealer to the cloud-computing stars.

By February 5, 2010


Android, Java, and the tech behind Oracle v. Google (FAQ)

Wondering what the lawyers and programmers are talking about in the highest-profile tech trial in years? Here's a guide to the ties between Android and Java -- and the history leading up to the case.

By April 20, 2012


McCartney removes house from Google Street View

Paul McCartney, not happy a 360-degree view of his London home was featured on Google Street View, reportedly asks for it to be removed.

By May 22, 2009


T-Mobile MyTouch

Though not without its merits, this most recent addition to the MyTouch family has too many things against it. No one issue was unbearable on its own, but when I add up all my qualms about it, I'd ultimately suggest another phone within its class.

February 3, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating February 3, 2012

The Flash fracas between Adobe and Apple (FAQ)

Adobe and Apple are jockeying for power over the mobile computing future, but it's not as simple as the fanboys and haters would have you think.

By April 23, 2010


Cypress' T.J. Rodgers on solar, politics, and capitalism, part 1

q&a In part 1 of a two-part interview, we ask the chief executive of Cypress Semiconductor about the company's solar subsidiary, his tempestuous tenure on Dartmouth's board, and his political views.

By March 6, 2008