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NewsThe Power of Pythonista 1.2 Pin
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NewsAs Mobile Device Sales Take Off, Intel’s Microprocessor Business Is Losing Out Pin
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NewsWhy Build a New SQL Database? Pin
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When I’m at conferences or meetups and people discover I work for a company building a new database, there are usually a few puzzled looks. Explaining the technology behind Akiban to people is easy but the usual reason for the puzzlement is that many people wonder why on earth a company would want to develop a new database from scratch when so many alternatives already exist. There are good reasons, but I’ve struggled with articulating them especially when someone wants a 90 second explanation at a conference. In the interest of having an answer that I can easily refer people to, here’s what I think we’re trying to do. These are the problems that Akiban is aiming to solve.
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NewsWindows 8 on a multi-display desktop PC without a touch screen: the Logitech T650 touch pad Pin
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NewsJim Gray on Data Management: Past, Present, and Future [PDF] Pin
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NewsFear of Macros Pin
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NewsRemember TI-84 calculators? They’re finally getting color screens Pin
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