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Actian’s super-fast analytical database helps improve more than 1 million monthly active users’ social gaming experience
Redwood City, USA – 3rd July 2012 – Actian Corporation today announced that IsCool Entertainment, a European leader in social gaming applications on Facebook and the French number one, has selected Vectorwise as its engine for business intelligence. Actian’s blazing fast business intelligence database will accelerate analysis of high volumes of user data, driving customer retention and new business opportunities.
As leading websites, ISPs, and home router equipment manufacturers support IPv6 by default, it becomes the new normal for the Internet
[WASHINGTON, D.C. and GENEVA, Switzerland, 5 June 2012] – To ensure the Internet can continue to grow and connect billions more people and devices around the world, thousands of companies and millions of websites have now permanently enabled the next generation of Internet Protocol (IPv6) for their products and services. Participants in World IPv6 Launch include the four most visited websites in the world – Google, Facebook, YouTube, and Yahoo! – as well as home router manufacturers and Internet Service Providers in more than 100 countries. By making IPv6 the “new normal,” these companies are enabling millions of end users to enjoy its benefits without having to do anything themselves.
Fans of Buffalo Make Connections for Success
London, UK – 11th April, 2012 – Buffalo Technology, the storage and wireless networking manufacturer, is today launching Buffalo Connected, a browser-based game that rewards players with discount codes and lets them earn their place on the leader board.
In the game players are challenged to connect different hardware devices to successfully transfer data between them. Buffalo Connected is designed to celebrate the connectivity of Buffalo’s products, showcasing the storage and wireless portfolio.
Reading, UK and Bangalore, India: 2nd April 2012 - 51Degrees.mobi has become the first device detection business to implement Ringmark in its free-for-commercial-use and paid-for premium data sets. This ground-breaking move makes it easier for developers to create mobile web sites that are tailored to the precise needs of online visitors.
Ringmark is the mobile browser test process introduced at Mobile World Congress 2012 by Facebook. It’s designed to help developers learn more about each mobile web visitor without requiring visitors to provide any personal details. Coremob, the Core Mobile Web Platform Community Group from the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), is eventually expected to be handed control of the project.
Today Sony announced the release of +U, a revolutionary Android mobile app that sets out to deliver real world, bite-size volunteering opportunities to a new, socially motivated audience.
Created in partnership with YouthNet – the organisation behind the UK’s national volunteering database, Do-it – the app will give charitable organisations a vital boost by inspiring a new generation of volunteers to put themselves forward.