Microsoft pact makes Baidu the Edge browser’s default search engine in China

Microsoft has announced a new partnership with Baidu, the hugely popular Chinese search engine. In China, Baidu.com will be the default home page and search engine for the new Microsoft Edge browser. Additionally, Baidu will deliver Universal Windows Applications for search,… Continue Reading

Cloudera is building a new open-source storage engine called Kudu, sources say

EXCLUSIVE: Big data company Cloudera is preparing to launch major new open-source software for storing and serving lots of different kinds of unstructured data, with an eye toward challenging heavyweights in the database business, VentureBeat has learned. The storage engine,… Continue Reading