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5 hrs ago | Advocate

40 Under 40: Megan Ellison Makes the Movies You Talk About

Hollywood loves a good rags-to-riches story, but Megan Ellison - daughter of multibillionaire Oracle cofounder and CEO Larry Ellison - certainly can't play that card.


Related Topix: Startups, Oracle Corporation, Zero Dark Thirty

Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

George W. Bush Just Took The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge And It's Pretty Hilarious

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

This Cover of 'Girls Just Wanna Have Fun' is Hauntingly Beautiful

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Webcast - Oracle Database In-Memory Option

Next to the recent announcement by Larry Ellison on the Future of the Database , we are happy to share this exclusive series of live webcasts from Oracle Database Product Management, where you can learn more about the brand new Oracle Database 12c In-Memory option .


Related Topix: Startups, Oracle Corporation

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Sys-Con Media

@CloudExpo | The Internet Industry Is on a #Cloud

While almost everyone in the tech industry today seems to own a cloud-themed project, only a few would really agree on a universal definition of " Cloud Computing ".


Related Topix: Internet, Science / Technology, Cloud Computing, Science, Computer Science, Startups, Oracle Corporation, Computers

Thu Aug 14, 2014


Oracle Cranks Up The Cores To 32 With Sparc M7 Chip

Oracle Cranks Up The Cores To 32 With Sparc M7 Chip - Say what you will about Oracle co-founder and CEO Larry Ellison, but when the software giant bought Sun Microsystems more than four years ago, for $7.4 billion, he said that he had seen the light and wanted Oracle to control its own hardware


Related Topix: Startups, Oracle Corporation

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Lanai construction boosts cargo shipments

Construction and renovations are driving an increase in Lanai's interisland cargo shipments, a reflection of the plans the island's billionaire owner has in store.


Related Topix: Startups, Oracle Corporation

Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Honolulu Advertiser

Lanai shipments boost Young Brothers' cargo volume

Young Brothers' cargo shipments between Oahu and six neighbor island ports were virtually flat in the April-June period but still managed to rise for the fifth quarter in a row on a year-over-year basis.


Tue Aug 12, 2014


Oracle's Sparc M7 chip to supercharge in-memory computing

Oracle has given the first peek at its upcoming Sparc M7 processor, promising big performance gains for customers who use the in-memory compute features of its 12C database.


Related Topix: Startups, Oracle Corporation, CPU, Science / Technology, Science, Computer Science, Santa Clara County, CA, Cupertino, CA


Workday: Cantor Starts at Buy; This Time It's Personal

Cantor Fitzgerald 's Brian White late today initiated coverage of cloud computing software vendor Workday with a Buy rating, and a $108 price target, writing that could be a very disruptive force in the Enterprise Resource Planning market and that it has the potential to expand its reach by entering new areas."


Related Topix: Startups, Workday, Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, PeopleSoft, Software, Oracle Corporation

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Network World

Oracle slaps Oregon with a lawsuit over troubled Obamacare website

Oracle has sued Oregon for breach of contract, seeking more than US$20 million in fees the state is withholding for its work on Cover Oregon, a troubled insurance exchange website developed as part of President Barack Obama's health care policy overhaul.


Related Topix: Oregon, Startups, Oracle Corporation, Oregon Government, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Sat Aug 09, 2014

The Daily Beast

Are Robber Nerds the New Robber Barons?By P. J. O'Rourke

Rockefeller, Carnegie, J.P. Morgan: This country used to produce impressive if immoral captains of industry.


Related Topix: Mark Zuckerberg, Larry Page, Google, Startups, WebMD, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Thu Aug 07, 2014


Oracle's data redaction security feature riddled with flaws

A security researcher long known as a thorn in Oracle's side has detailed rudimentary vulnerabilities in a security feature present in one of the company's flagship products, which he said serves as a reminder that the company takes a haphazard approach to security.


Related Topix: Startups, Oracle Corporation, Social Security, Personal Finance, Microsoft, Redmond, WA

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Business Journal

Iselle prompts Island Air to cancel interisland flights on Thursday, Friday

Due to Hurricane Iselle's approach to Hawaii, Island Air said Wednesday that it will cancel interisland flights from Honolulu to Maui and Lanai beginning on Thursday and will suspend all flights on Friday.


Related Topix: North America Travel, Travel, Hawaii Travel

Aurora Era-Banner

Oracle: our in-memory "landmine" is a dud

Oracle has admitted there is a bug affecting its in-memory database option, but said it doesn't actually activate the A 14,000-per-processor feature.


Related Topix: Startups, Oracle Corporation

Maui News

Inaugural Lanai Documentary Film Festival slated for February 2016

The theme for the inaugural event will be "Governance for Africa." Each year, the festival will focus around a new theme that reflects an urgent global issue.


Mon Aug 04, 2014

WLTX-TV Columbia

Map Shows Wealthiest Person In Each StateMap Shows Wealthiest Person...

How does South Carolina's richest person stack up tot he richest person in New York or California? Or North Carolina's compared to Connecticut's? Map Shows Wealthiest Person In Each State PORTLAND, Ore.


Related Topix: New York, New York Government, Startups, Oracle Corporation, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England

KHOU-TV Houston

Map shows wealthiest person in TexasMap shows wealthiest person in...

Map shows wealthiest person in Texas Map shows wealthiest person in Texas, other states Check out this story on KHOU.com: http://www.khou.com/story/money/business/2014/08/04/map-shows-wealthiest-person-in-each-state/13580581/ A map created by real estate blog Movoto shows the wealthiest person in each state.


Related Topix: Texas, Apparel, Nike, Footwear, Startups, Oracle Corporation


Larry Ellison purchases Hotel Lanai

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison has purchased the historic Hotel Lanai. Ellison purchased 98 percent of the sixth largest Hawaiian island in 2012, including the two other hotels on the island.


Related Topix: Startups, Oracle Corporation


Does Oracle Linux 7 give Larry a cutting (open) edge?

Oracle has this month introduced the Oracle-flavoured Linux 7 open source operating system.


Related Topix: Phase Forward, Startups, Oracle Corporation, Project Insight, Software, Open Source Software, Science / Technology, Linux, Microsoft

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Daily Mail

Microsoft billionaire Bill Gates tops map of the wealthiest...

Live in Illinois and wondering who's got the most cash in your state? Try billionaire Ken Griffin.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Bill Gates


Digital Adopter Confusion; Shazam Goes Desktop

A significant percentage of digital adopters lack understanding of their tools. At least, those are the findings of Altimeter Group's recently released report, "The 2014 State of Digital Transformation."


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Startups, Oracle Corporation, Salesforce, 9