|Patch Tuesday Fixes One Zero-Day
Microsoft rolled out 11 security bulletins in the final Patch Tuesday of 2013 -- five critical, six important fixing 24 vulnerabilities. Redmond issued 106 bulletins in 2013, up 22 percent from 2012.
|Oracle Joins OpenStack Foundation
Some industry analysts wonder what took it so long, but Oracle has finally signed on as a corporate sponsor of the OpenStack Foundation so customers can use OpenStack to manage Oracle clouds.
|Viber Takes on Skype with Viber Out
Mobile users now have another option for phone calling. Viber has launched Viber Out, similar to Skype Out. Viber Out allows users to make phone calls out of the Viber app network to people who do not have the app.
|Alliance Facilitates Internet of Things
The Linux Foundation has formed a group of tech titans billed as the broadest cross-industry consortium ever to advance adoption, innovation in the "Internet of Everything" in homes and industry.