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How Long Will Programmers Be So Well-Paid?

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Last week Glassdoor published its most recent software engineering salary report. Short version: it pays to code. Google and Facebook employees earn a base salary of ~$125K, not counting benefits, 401k matching, stock options/grants, etc., and even Yahoo! developers pull in six figures. Everyone knows why: ask anyone in the...
How Long Will Programmers Be So Well-Paid?
Data Centers: What Do Google and Goldman Sachs Have in Common? More Than You Think

Samsung becomes Platinum member of the Linux Foundation

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The largest device maker in the world, Samsung, has now become the top-rung, Platinum-level member of the Linux Foundation. The non-profit organization is dedicated to the growth of open-source Linux, and Samsung has a reputation for backing other open-source platforms, including Android and Tizen. The cost of admission was $500,000,...
Samsung becomes Platinum member of the Linux Foundation

ManageWP Is The Unified Wordpress Dashboard We've Needed For Years

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Sometimes, we take for granted those hindrances in life that seem to have a solution. Those of us who have multiple Wordpress blogs have always simply logged in multiple times in different tabs to manage them. There's a solution that we didn't know we were missing until we saw it...
ManageWP Is The Unified Wordpress Dashboard We've Needed For Years
Cloud: OpenStack Tops IT Wish List, But Concerns Remain
Mobile: Masterminds Behind PHP Tackle Mobile Development

Before Ubuntu Phone OS: The checkered history of open source phones

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Open source software is among the most high-minded ideas in technology, and there are times that it’s a smash hit. The internet loves to embrace open platforms — it’s done wonders for Mozilla and Google. But aside from Google’s market-dominating Android platform, open source hasn’t seen a lot of success...
Before Ubuntu Phone OS: The checkered history of open source phones
Samsung drifts away from Android; will Motorola rise to replace it?

Message Systems announces renewed partnership with Facebook, continues using platform for messaging products

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Message Systems has announced that it has renewed its relationship with Facebook. Message Systems develops software that powers complex email, text and cross-channel operations. Facebook will continuing using the Momentum platform for its own messaging products. Working together since 2009, this is the first time the companies have announced their partnership publicly. Prior...
Message Systems announces renewed partnership with Facebook, continues using platform for messaging products
Language Is Free, Google Says in Java Lawsuit

Why Carriers Just Love Firefox OS

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There’s a good reason why Mozilla was able to get more than a dozen carriers to line up behind its browser-based phone operating system. First off, carriers love anyone that threatens to lessen the power of Apple and Android. It’s why they always express hope and optimism for any new...
Why Carriers Just Love Firefox OS

SugarCRM: Speed, Search and the Data Deluge

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Sugar CRM is launching a new user interface as part of Sugar 6. It comes with a focus on what is becoming a prerequisite: an emphasis on speed, search and deeper integration with third party applications and mobile devices. The speed issue is one that SaaS providers always seek to...
SugarCRM: Speed, Search and the Data Deluge
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