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Oracle's new 12c database is hyped as faster and more powerful.
ICANN's plan to close access to the WHOIS domain name record system is criticized as a move to put too much power into one group's hands
Microsoft is pursuing the ideal of OS platforms: a unified code base that runs from smartphones to servers, giving users a consistent experience across devices at home and at work, and developers a common tool set for building applications.
While layoff rumors fly, BlackBerry is moving ahead with plans to roll out its popular BBM messaging service to Android and iPhone devices.
Mozilla said slower-than-expected progress on Firefox for Microsoft's Windows 8 "Modern" user interface means that the touch-based browser likely won't launch until late January.
Social media law evolves with a recent federal court ruling that recognizes some Facebook data can stay private under the Stored Communications Act.
More than a year after Microsoft unveiled its modern mail service, it finally supports the widely used IMAP protocol.
The new updates to Adobe's Flash Player, Reader and Shockwave Player address vulnerabilities that could allow attackers to compromise computers.
Nonprofit organizations will be able to sign up for Office 365 for free or at a reduced price as part of a new program Microsoft launched on Tuesday.
Workday is hoping to give rival Oracle and other ERP (enterprise resource planning) vendors fits with an upcoming product aimed at institutions of higher education.
Workday has unveiled a new software module for its cloud-based HCM (human capital management) application that allows customers to analyze data from both Workday and third-party sources.
For this year's annual update to PostgreSQL, the developers behind the open source database have added several new ways to communicate with other databases and data storage systems.
New plug-in platform automates image asset production and management for Websites, mobile apps, and games
More of us are accessing the Internet from mobile devices, as measured by site access by mobile browsers.