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Social networking built into the Web? W3C gives it a go

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.

By July 21, 2014


OK, Glass, have an NBA player dunk in my face

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.

By March 18, 2014


IBM earnings fall short as mainframe deals slip

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.

By April 18, 2013


With Endeca buy, Oracle makes unstructured-data statement

Oracle plans to take Endeca's technology and combine it with its ATG Commerce offering and business intelligence tools.

By October 18, 2011


Storage start-up Tintri launches with $17 million

Emerging from stealth mode after two and a half years, Tintri is aiming big with a storage solution designed to be virtualized.

By March 24, 2011


Should enterprise IT piggyback on consumer Web?

Enterprise software is notoriously expensive and complex, while the consumer Web is the exact opposite. Should software vendors start borrowing Web infrastructure?

By January 6, 2010


Survey: IT spending to recover in 2010

Goldman Sachs' latest IT spending survey suggests a return to growth with a few big vendors aiming to get even bigger.

By November 25, 2009


Rumor: Tibco getting acquired?

Will Tibco be the next business software company to be scooped up?

By May 12, 2008


The new generation of cloud-development platforms

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?

By June 22, 2009


Open source invisible in corporate earnings

Open source is a massive trend in computing, but not in business strategy. Not yet, anyway.

By April 22, 2009