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VMware has acquired open source software company WaveMaker, which brings non-programmers into the Spring fold .WaveMaker's technology is built on the Spring programming model of another of its recent acquisitions, SpringSource. It provides a graphical tool that even non-developers coul...
At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, the LiMo Foundation unveiled LiMo 4, the latest version of its open source mobile platform . LiMo Foundation is a consortium of companies including ACCESS, Panasonic, NEC, NTT DOCOMO, Samsung, SKT Telecom, Telefonica and Vodafone that are invo...
Qualcomm Innovation Center (QuIC), the mobile open source software development division of Qualcomm has launched AllJoyn, a new open source project that delves into peer-to-peer (P2P) device connectivity over Wi-Fi or Bluetooth without needing a 3G network or Wi-Fi Internet access poin...
Market Research company, comScore 's latest mobile subscriber market share report for the three month average period ending November 2010 indicates that Google's open source operating system, Android continues to increase its popularity in the United States . In fact by gaining more th...
Social networking project Diaspora, which has recently created waves as an open source alternative to Facebook, is sending out invites to a small number of people predominantly donors to try out an alpha version of the site. Others who have signed up will be next in order of priority. ...
Hardware giant AMD announced that it will participate in Linux-based open source mobile operating system project, Meego. The project hosted by the Linux Foundation is spearheaded by Intel and Nokia and came about when the two companies merged their respective mobile platforms, Moblin a...
Last month, Oracle announced that it was collaborating with IBM to support the OpenJDK development roadmap and delivery of Java SE [Standard Edition] . Now Oracle and Apple have announced the OpenJDK project for Mac OS X. The initiative will lead to Apple's Java technology becoming av...
In response to the growing relevance of Linux-based applications in mobile communications , ARM, Freescale, IBM, Samsung, ST-Ericsson and Texas Instruments among others have joined hands to form a not-for-profit company called Linaro targeted at building momentum for Linux-based device...
NASA and Japan's National Institute of Informatics (NII) will be collaborating on interoperability between NASA's Nebula Cloud Computing Platform and Japan's NII Cloud infrastructure. Nebula, NASA’s huge open source project for the purpose of on-demand cloud computing integrates cloud...
Google will be open sourcing video codec VP8 , the technology that it procured as a result of its acquisition of On2 Technologies. The initiative is a part of its newly announced WebM project for developing open standard, high quality video on the web. All videos that are 720p or large...
Nokia has launched a new device, Nokia N8 powered by the Symbian^3 (S^3) platform. Symbian is a non-profit org that develops the open source mobile software platform based on Symbian OS and is actively backed by by Nokia, NTT DOCOMO, Sony Ericsson, Fujitsy, Samsung among others . In Fe...
Home Energy monitoring products maker People Power has come out with an open source hardware and software application developer kit called SuRF that lets embedded systems developers build energy saving apps for household electronics and devices on top of its Open Source Home Area Netwo...
Black Duck Software, which provides comprehensive open source software services, reports that mobile open source thrived in 2009 even as the rest of the high-tech industry lagged behind on account of the recession. The software company also powers Koders.com, a code search engine for ...
Veracode has found that 58 percent of software applications possess vulnerabilities similar to those exploited in the recent cyber attacks on Google and the U.S. Department of Defense. The "State of Software Security" report that has taken into consideration 1,600 Internally Developed...
Nokia and Intel will marry their Linux platforms, Maemo and Moblin, and the unified product will be called MeeGo . This joined venture is hosted by the Linux Foundation as a new open source project. The operating System will cover multiple processor architectures and a whole gamut of g...
More details have emerged on the recently made 100% open-source Symbian^3 platform. In a blatant attempt to come up to speed with other cutting edge smartphones, it has been packed with some advanced features and functionality. New features include HDMI support, which enables users to ...
OpenLogic which offers enterprise open source support packages has released key milestone findings from its 2009 market accomplishments. It says it has accumulated more than 75% of new customer bookings from inbound leads in 2009, up from 50% in 2008. From its client pool, sixty per ce...
Terracotta and Eucalyptus Systems have together come up with an integrated open source solution for private cloud that they say will maximize data scalability and application performance. The companies claim that their partnership is aimed at helping enterprises get a better handle on ...
Sophisticated and advanced analytics tools that can strategically aggregate relevant data is key to the success of every business. The right solution can be challenging to find considering that we grab information from a multitude of platforms today – enterprise, web, social networks, ...
Red Hat has open sourced a virtual desktop protocol it acquired last year, called the Simple Protocol for Independent Computing Environment (SPICE) whose technology is close to other rendering protocols like Microsoft's Remote Desktop Protocol and Citrix's Independent Computing Archite...
Mozilla has been going toe to toe with Microsoft on the browser front standing solidly behind the European Union‘s stance against the software giant over monopoly abuse for tying the Internet Explorer browser to the Windows operating system. Mozilla, is also rapidly digging a hole in I...
California Company Artifex Software Inc has filed a lawsuit against Palm over the smartphone company’s alleged unauthorized copying and distribution of one of Artifex’s registered technologies that is supposedly the basis of Palm Pre’s PDF Viewer. Artiflex says that Palm has openly ac...