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W3C Publishes DRM as a Recommendation

by David Iffland Follow 4 Followers on  Sep 22, 2017

After a divided vote, the World Wide Web Consortium has adopted Encrypted Media Extensions as a full recommendation, formalizing closed-source Digital Rights Management into the specification. In response, the EFF has resigned from the W3C.

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Amazon Announces Immediate Availability of Asia Pacific (Mumbai) Region

by Kent Weare Follow 11 Followers on  Jul 05, 2016 1

On June 27th, Amazon announced the immediate availability of their 6th AWS Region in Asia Pacific. This region is in Mumbai, India and it joins other regions in Asia Pacific including Beijing, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney, and Tokyo. With the addition of Mumbai, Amazon is now up to 35 Availability Zones across 13 geographic Regions worldwide.


Android Devices, Android@Home and MusicBeta Service, at Google I/O Keynote

by Dio Synodinos Follow 4 Followers on  May 10, 2011

Google I/O 2011 opened today with more than 5,000 attendees and several announcements from Google regarding new services and offerings. This post from InfoQ’s corresponded at the conference, summarizes those new developments.


Cius, Exadata, Itasca: more than a platform

by Dave West Follow 3 Followers on  Jul 20, 2010

The Cius tablet PC from Cisco and the Exadata machine from Oracle-Sun involve more than the simple introduction of a new enterprise technology - they also indicate a possible new (or accelerating) trend away from selling general purpose platforms and towards tightly integrated application systems.


Ambient Computing; Emerging Applications

by Dave West Follow 3 Followers on  Jul 08, 2010 1

Projects at the Santa Fe Complex illustrate that practical applications of ambient computing research are at hand. Ambient computing is primarily concerned with interface and interaction issues that arise in ubiquitous computing environments.


Eclipse BIRT reporting and BIRT Exchange

by Alex Blewitt Follow 4 Followers on  Apr 03, 2009

Actuate has announced the BIRT Global Partner Connection at BIRT Exchange, for organisations wishing to develop with BIRT, an open-source reporting framework for Eclipse. BIRT provides reporting functionality and is one of the top ten projects at Eclipse.


Presentation: Chet Haase on Java FX, Update N and JDK 7

by Ryan Slobojan Follow 0 Followers on  Feb 12, 2008 2

In this presentation from QCon San Francisco 2007, Chet Haase discusses Java SE 6, Update N/Consumer JRE, the goals and feature set for Java FX (e.g. media support, scene graph, HTML and mobile devices), and the current set of possible features for JDK 7 such as Java FX features, Swing-related JSRs (295 and 296), transparent/shaped windows, tiered compilation, closures and invoke-dynamic bytecode.

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