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Open source implementation of Apache Hadoop - Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) for Windows has just been released.
The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) has started accepting donations in the form of Bitcoins again after over two years of hiatus stating that the legal uncertainty, which was hovering over the digital currency, has all but disappeared.
IBM is taking its COBOL server platform to the next level by updating the mainframe platform in a bid to extend and enable its mainframes to host cloud based applications and services.
Unauthorized access attempt of Yahoo! Japan portal may have led to theft of up to 22 million user IDs, Yahoo has revealed.
Mozilla is not going ahead with its plans of blocking third-party cookies by default in the Beta version of its upcoming Firefox 22 for now as it needs more time to analyze the outcome of blocking these cookies.
Security researchers have stumbled upon a new variant of the Pushdo malware, which despite several takedown efforts has proved to be quite resilient and stubborn.
Linus Torvalds has released the second biggest ever release candidate 1 – The Linux 3.10-rc1 which has over 11,900 commits. Some of the features of the Linux 3.10 are listed hereunder.
Users in the US are reporting that Google has allegedly shut down its SMS Search service without any official announcement or notification.
Web Application Security Consortium (WASC) has announced the release of Static Analysis Technologies Evaluation Criteria – a set of criteria that would enable security professionals involved in procurement of code analysis technologies to evaluate the technology though a vendor-neutral set of guidelines.