Hadoop 2.0 Goes GA: New Workloads Await
Apache's Hadoop upgrade, now in general availability, goes beyond MapReduce and promises better options for SQL-style querying, graph analysis and stream processing.
MetLife Hosts Big Data Party
MetLife gathers its data scientists and analytics experts from around the globe to share best practices, spark new ideas. Should your company follow suit?
Why Windows Phone Needs Phablets
Microsoft has finally updated Windows Phone with support for super-size smartphone screens. Here's why it should have done this long ago.
3 Perils Of Analytics
Right now, analytics suffers from too much math, too much marketing hype -- and too few sheep.
QlikTech Aims To Disrupt BI, Again
QlikTech has been a change agent in business intelligence, pioneering in-memory analytics. Now the company hopes to disrupt again with "natural analytics."
Why NoSQL Databases Are Gaining Fans
MongoDB, DataStax and Couchbase all have recently scored huge venture capital infusions. Here's why NoSQL is the new darling of the big data movement.
New Domain Names: What To Expect
ICANN's plan to expand available Internet addresses is finally coming to fruition. Learn more about the plusses and minuses of the new generic top-level domain names.
Nexus 5 Details Emerge
Nexus 5 will improve on LG's N4 with a full-HD display, more storage and LTE 4G, according to leaked specs.
Google's Enterprise Cloud Problem
Our new survey delivers a good news/bad news scenario: Apps and Gmail are compared favorably one-to-one with Office and Exchange/Outlook. But a cloud stigma still sticks to Google in the enterprise.
8 Phablets To Watch
Is it a smartphone or tablet? Samsung led the trend early -- but Apple and Microsoft want in now.