Oracle has introduced support for Apple's iPad and iPhone as part of a slew of enhancements to its business intelligence software.
A bug in the process by which taxpayers submit requests for a direct deposit of their refunds led to some TurboTax users in Ohio receiving notifications of eye-popping refunds.
In a move that further cements Apple's iOS devices as key tools for enterprise software vendors, SAS Institute will team with business intelligence vendor Mellmo to bring analytic apps to the iOS platform.
Google's decision to ask the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office to re-examine a number of the Oracle patents at issue in the companies' ongoing intellectual-property case could have a significant effect on how the dispute plays out.
MicroStrategy will announce a series of new BI (business intelligence) products for Apple mobile devices, transactional data systems and on-demand deployments at its annual user conference this week.
In a move that will be seen by many as a big win for open source campaigners, plans to create a consortium to buy Novell patents have been withdraw. Apple was included in the Microsoft-led consortium.
Apple, Oracle and EMC are involved with CPTN Holdings LLC, the Microsoft-led consortium that is purchasing 882 patents from Novell.
Apache complains of dominance by Oracle, which in turn acknowledges Apache's influence on Java's future.
Articles by Chris Kanaracus