Exclusive: Alphabet's Waymo demanded $1 billion in settlement talks with Uber – sources

SAN FRANCISCO(Reuters) – Alphabet Inc’s Waymo sought at least $ 1 billion in damages and a public apology from Uber Technologies Inc as conditions for settling its high-profile trade secret lawsuit against the ride-services company, sources familiar with the proposal… 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