May 10, 2011

NewSQL: The Relational Model Meets Distributed Architectures

First came SQL, then NoSQL, and now there’s another addition to the SQL nomenclature: NewSQL. The latest addition comes from the research firm The 451 Group, which published a report last month entitled How will the database incumbents respond to NoSQL and NewSQL? “NewSQL is our shorthand for the various

Top 10 Google I/O Sessions for Android Developers

Google I/O is Google’s annual developer conference. I/O 2011 promises to be another exciting event for Android developers. The conference size is fairly modest at 5,500, despite its Moscone Center location in downtown San Francisco. Perhaps due to the tremendously cool conference swag, including two Android phones, received by attendees