HortonWorks: The Hadoop company everyone wants to be best friends with now

The story, “HortonWorks: The Hadoop company everyone wants to be best friends with now,” posted to the wire on Thursday, incorrectly characterized Cloudera. View post: HortonWorks: The Hadoop company everyone wants to be best friends with now...

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Fortune Names Apple World’s Most Admired Company for the Sixth Year in a Row

1 of 50 Apple 1 Top 50 rank: 1 Rank in Computers: 1 (Previous rank: 1) Overall score: 8.24 Ticker:AAPL Why it’s admired: Apple has had a rough time lately with its stock price in a free fall and the widely publicized failure of its Maps feature. However, it remains a financial juggernaut, posting $13 billion in net income last quarter, making it the most profitable company in the world during that period. The company has its...

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Panasonic explains how its color splitter sensor works in a vividly detailed video

You’d be forgiven if you weren’t entirely on the same page with Panasonic regarding its micro color splitter sensor: it’s a big break from the traditional Bayer filter approach on digital cameras, and the deluge of text doesn’t do much to simplify the concept. Much to our relief, DigInfo TV has grilled Panasonic in a video that provides a more easily digestible (if still deep) interpretation. As the...

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BlackBerry stems bleeding, but sells 1 million Z10s

The Computerworld story, “BlackBerry stems bleeding, but sells 1 million Z10s,” posted to the newswire Thursday with an incorrect byline. The correct byline is Matt Hamblen. The story has been corrected on the wire to reflect that Go here to see the original: BlackBerry stems bleeding, but sells 1 million Z10s health...

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iTunes U Content Tops One Billion Downloads

CUPERTINO, California―February 28, 2013―Apple® today announced that iTunes U® content downloads have topped one billion. iTunes U features the world’s largest online catalog of free educational content from top schools and prominent libraries, museums and organizations helping educators create courses including lectures, assignments, books, quizzes and more for iOS users around the world. “It’s inspiring to see what educators and...

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