A mixed bag of Android apps

A mixed bag of Android apps

Google’s Android Market is one of the new kids on the block, so it can be forgiven for only having...

August 11th, 2009 Rafael Ruffolo

Symbian Foundation makes progress, but challenges remain

The Symbian Foundation expects to begin beta testing of a new version of its mobile phone operating system within the...

July 1st, 2009 Mikael Ricknas

Ellison commits to Java

Ellison commits to Java

SAN FRANCISCO – Oracle Corp. CEO Larry Ellison assured an audience of Java developers on Tuesday that the company will...

June 2nd, 2009 Kathleen Lau

App developers could make better use of open source: Black Duck

App developers could make better use of open source: Black Duck

A Waltham, Mass.-based provider of tools for accelerating the use of open source in software development estimates conservatively that 10...

April 16th, 2009 Kathleen Lau

MySQL creator leaves Sun Microsystems

MySQL creator leaves Sun Microsystems

Michael "Monty" Widenius, the original developer of the open-source MySQL database, has left Sun Microsystems and is starting his own...

February 4th, 2009 Chris Kanaracus

NFB delivers movie archive online

NFB delivers movie archive online

The National Film Board of Canada wanted to catch up with the times and get its archives online for the...

January 27th, 2009 Briony Smith

Sun buys Belgian cloud computing vendor

Sun buys Belgian cloud computing vendor

PARIS - Sun Microsystems has bought Q-layer, a Belgian vendor of software for automating the management of computing clouds, it...

January 6th, 2009 Peter Sayer

Open Google phone still locked out of enterprise

Open Google phone still locked out of enterprise

Google Inc. hopes the launch of its hardware-unlocked Android phone will buoy the mobile development community’s interest in the mobile...

December 8th, 2008 Rafael Ruffolo

New Adobe technologies aimed at improving workflow

New Adobe technologies aimed at improving workflow

At the Adobe Max 2008 developer conference it was a morning of show-and-tell – with an emphasis on the "show,"...

November 19th, 2008 Joaquim Menezes