Mirantis: Emphasizes Truly Open OpenStack


Mirantis OpenStack is a flexible and commercially-supported OpenStack distribution that gives enterprises the widest selection in choice of supported operating systems, hypervisors and storage back-ends. Mirantis OpenStack integrates core OpenStack components, essential related OpenStack projects and 3rd party plug-ins, in a single, commercially-supported package. Mirantis has helped build and deploy some of the largest OpenStack clouds […]

Samsung strikes back against the iPhone 5, Gmail can search inside attachments and more

Here’s the top tech news and stories for 2 October 2012. As expected, Samsung has filed a lawsuit alleging that the iPhone 5 has infringed on their patents. Samsung has many LTE patents, and alleges the iPhone 5 infringes upon eight of them. It will be interesting to see how this pans out, considering Samsung is […]

Followup on NTT DoCoMo's Double Sided Transparent Touchscreen

Last week we provided context on NTT DoCoMo’s new transparent smartphone. With this piece we provide a few updates based on our reviews of Japanese reporting (primarily at  this post ). During Wireless Japan 2012 (05/30-06/01) at the Tokyo International Exhibition Center (nicknamed the Tokyo Big Sight), NTT DoCoMo exhibited a semi-transparent organic electroluminescent display that was […]

NTT DoCoMo Unveils Transparent Smartphone

The Japanese company NTT DoCoMo has produced a new smartphone with a transparent screen. Of particular note, the screen can be manipulated from the front and the back! DoCoMo has stated that their idea behind the two sided touchscreen was to implement it into smartphones and other devices so that gaming would be a better […]

Couchbase: The NoSQL Database Leader


Couchbase is the NoSQL database market share leader, with production deployments at AOL,Deutsche Post, NTT Docomo, Salesforce.com, Starbucks, Turner Broadcasting Systems, Vimeo, Zynga, and hundreds of other global enterprises. Couchbase Server, our NoSQL database offering, delivers a more scalable, high-performance and cost-effective approach to data management than relational database technology. It is particularly well suited […]