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Microsoft's Office team has a new approach designed to allow it to share more of Office's code across not just Windows, but also Android, iOS and the Web.
Developers have a few weeks to test their apps and comply with the new user interface and specifications before Android 5.0 launches in November.
Docker, makers of the popular container technology with the same name, has a major new release that will both developers and administrators will love.
The new OpenStack release, dubbed 'Juno,' has lots of fixes, better support for hot upgrades, and now hooks up with Hadoop.
Microsoft will be talking more about its mobile, cloud and dev/ops products, services and strategies at its Connect() event in New York in mid-November.
Veteran tech journalist and Microsoft watcher Mary Jo Foley provides insights on Windows 10 in this exclusive Tech Pro Research analyst call and Q&A session.
WatchKit will land in November with a time frame that should allow developers to cook up apps for an early 2015 launch.
Although Apple's App Store still dominates app store revenues, Google Play is closing slowly but surely catching up.
The American company creates software that runs fine on US measurements, but not so well on the global standard units. Now everyone must wait while Cupertino creates a fix.
Reddit has acquired third-party Reddit iOS app Alien Blue, with the community news sharing site also taking on the app's Australian software developer Jason Morrissey as part of the deal.
"We are midway through switching to native HTML5 streaming for our laptop players, eliminating downloads (of Silverlight)," say executives in Netflix's third quarter investor letter.
Microsoft is building new container technologies into the next Windows Server release, enabling Dockerized applications to run on Windows Server on-premises or on Azure.
Enterprise Hadoop firm Hortonworks has unveiled its HDP 2.2 distribution, which bears the first fruits of efforts to speed up Apache Hive for SQL queries over petabytes of data.
Microsoft and Xamarin are looking to broaden community involvement with the .NET Foundation, the group charged with overseeing a number of open-sourced .NET-related technologies.
The 30-second rule of API offerings, and other ways to reach this important constituency.