The effort aims to make it easier for programmers to include social networking functions on websites and Web apps -- and for new social networks to launch.
The NBA's Sacramento Kings are using technology from CrowdOptic that lets fans see what players, cheerleaders, and announcers are seeing through their Google Glass. In real time.
Big Blue sees demand drop off at the end of the first quarter as revenue and earnings miss expectations. Other tech giants saw a similar tough finish to the quarter.
Oracle plans to take Endeca's technology and combine it with its ATG Commerce offering and business intelligence tools.
Emerging from stealth mode after two and a half years, Tintri is aiming big with a storage solution designed to be virtualized.
Enterprise software is notoriously expensive and complex, while the consumer Web is the exact opposite. Should software vendors start borrowing Web infrastructure?
Goldman Sachs' latest IT spending survey suggests a return to growth with a few big vendors aiming to get even bigger.
Will Tibco be the next business software company to be scooped up?
Initial Platform as a Service tools showed us the possibilities for moving development of Web and computational applications to the cloud. How are a new generation of tools building on those lessons?
Open source is a massive trend in computing, but not in business strategy. Not yet, anyway.