Content by tag "Sun"



Solaris still sorta open, but OpenSolaris distro is dead
An internal Oracle memo that was released last week provides a detailed summary of the company's plans for the Solaris operating system, which Oracle obtained when it acquired Sun. The memo offers a mix of good and bad news for Solaris enthusiasts. It reveals that Oracle is strongly committed to advancing the Solaris platform and intends to increase the availability of resources for Solaris development.
08/17/2010 | Software
Java co-creator James Gosling leaves Oracle
Java co-creator James Gosling is saying good-bye to Oracle just a few months after the company acquired his longtime employer, Sun Microsystems.
04/12/2010 | Software
16- and 48-core monster chips on tap at next week's ISSCC
Intel, IBM, Sun, AMD, and other chipmakers are set to unveil the details of a host of present and future processor designs at this year's International Solid State Circuits Conference. Let's take a look at each company's sessions, which cover processors that range from single-core to 48 cores, in turn.
02/08/2010 | Hardware
EU clears Oracle + Sun: If MySQL fails, there's always PostgreSQL
In green-lighting Oracle's proposed acquisition of Sun Microsystems today, the European Commission says it considered whether in doing so, Oracle would effectively eliminate the "competitive constraint" of competition from the open source field by way of MySQL, the open source relational database that Sun acquired in 2008.
01/22/2010 | Analytics
Oracle pledges to play well with MySQL
The chill between Oracle and the European Commission may finally be thawing.
12/15/2009 | Analytics
Galaxy Note10 really is built around a 6.7-inch display
Facebook, Messenger and Instagram are all going away
Japan Display has been providing LCDs for the iPhone XR, the only LCD model in Apple’s 2018 line-up
The entire TSMC 5nm design infrastructure is available now from TSMC
You may still be able to download your content
Minimize apps to a floating, always-on-top bubble
The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) Review
The evolution of the successful smartphone, now with a waterproof body and USB Type-C
February 7, 2017 / 2
Samsung Galaxy TabPro S - a tablet with the Windows-keyboard
The first Windows-tablet with the 12-inch display Super AMOLED
June 7, 2016 /
Keyboards for iOS
Ten iOS keyboards review
July 18, 2015 /
Samsung E1200 Mobile Phone Review
A cheap phone with a good screen
March 8, 2015 / 4