Slashdot Items Tagged "sun"

Date / Time Story
Thursday March 29, 2018 @10:25PM An Up-Close Look At the Parker Solar Probe -- the Spacecraft That Will Skim the Sun's Surface
Thursday December 07, 2017 @05:20PM What It Looks Like When You Fry Your Eye In An Eclipse
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @09:29PM Astronomers Find An Earth-Size World Just 11 Light Years Away
Tuesday September 05, 2017 @06:14PM A Powerful Solar Storm Is Bringing Hazards and Rare Auroras Our Way
Sunday September 03, 2017 @01:07AM The Solar Eclipse of 2017 Destroyed Lots of Rental Camera Gear
Thursday August 10, 2017 @06:25PM Astronomers Detect Four Earth-Sized Planets Orbiting The Nearest Sun-Like Star
Thursday July 27, 2017 @05:45PM Solar-Eclipse Glasses On Amazon May Not Meet NASA's Safety Requirements
Thursday June 15, 2017 @06:23PM New Evidence That All Stars Are Born In Pairs
Monday June 05, 2017 @05:13PM Astronomers Discover Alien World Hotter Than Most Stars
Monday August 29, 2016 @05:08PM SETI Has Observed a 'Strong' Signal That May Originate From a Sun-like Star
Monday July 11, 2016 @06:20PM New Dwarf Planet Discovered In Outer Solar System
Saturday July 02, 2016 @12:39PM Oracle May Have Stopped Funding and Developing Java EE
Thursday June 23, 2016 @02:24AM Computer Simulations Point To the Source of Gravitational Waves
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @10:08PM Researchers Say The Aliens Are Silent Because They Are Extinct
Saturday May 28, 2016 @08:58PM Is Denver The Next High-Tech Center?
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @09:14PM NASA's Planet Hunter Spots Record 1,284 New Planets, 9 In A Habitable Zone
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @08:21PM Monster Black Holes May Lurk All Around Us
Sunday April 03, 2016 @03:05PM Lasers Could Hide Us From Evil Aliens
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @09:07AM The World's Largest Renewable Energy Developer Could Go Broke
Friday March 25, 2016 @07:37PM Apple's Night Shift May Have Zero Effect On Sleep
Monday September 28, 2015 @12:21PM LibreOffice Turns Five
Thursday February 12, 2015 @01:22PM Five Years After the Sun Merger, Oracle Says It's Fully Committed To SPARC
Saturday May 31, 2014 @03:40PM After the Sun (Microsystems) Sets, the Real Stories Come Out
Thursday April 17, 2014 @10:21AM Apache OpenOffice Reaches 100 Million Downloads. Now What?
Monday January 13, 2014 @09:06PM James Gosling Grades Oracle's Handling of Sun's Tech
Monday December 23, 2013 @08:49PM Sun Not a Significant Driver of Climate Change
Friday November 08, 2013 @08:16PM Oracle Kills Commercial Support For GlassFish: Was It Inevitable?
Tuesday July 16, 2013 @07:52AM Oracle To Stop Developing Sun Virtualization Technologies
Wednesday March 27, 2013 @10:53PM MySQL's creator on why the future belongs to MariaDB
Wednesday March 27, 2013 @11:13AM Oracle Releases SPARC T5 Servers; Too Late?
Wednesday March 27, 2013 @10:39AM Sun/Oracle T5 servers; too late?
Thursday March 14, 2013 @11:35PM Solaris machine shut down after 3737 days of uptime
Thursday March 14, 2013 @04:29PM Solaris Machine Shut Down After 3737 Days of Uptime
Tuesday February 12, 2013 @06:10AM Of the Love of Oldtimers - Dusting Off a Sun Fire V1280 Server
Monday February 11, 2013 @05:11PM Of the Love of Oldtimers - Dusting off a Sun Fire V1280 Server
Saturday November 03, 2012 @06:03PM Solar Panel Breaks "Third of a Sun" Efficiency Barrier
Friday August 17, 2012 @10:38PM Is MySQL Slowly Turning Closed Source?
Friday August 17, 2012 @03:54PM MySQL slowly turning closed source?
Thursday July 26, 2012 @09:54AM Ex-Sun Employees Are Taking Java To iOS
Wednesday May 30, 2012 @08:52AM Sun Admitted JavaME Was Fragmented Without Any Help From Android
Thursday May 24, 2012 @09:53PM Radius of sun more accurately measured during eclipse
Monday April 23, 2012 @11:22AM Google's chief Java architect: it's 'likely' I copied Sun code in Android
Friday April 20, 2012 @08:04PM Google Developer Testifies That Java Memo Was Misinterpreted
Friday April 20, 2012 @02:43PM Lindholm Testifies that Java Memo was Misinterpreted
Saturday February 18, 2012 @01:33PM tornado on the sun
Wednesday November 09, 2011 @07:31PM Solaris 11 released
Wednesday October 05, 2011 @12:17AM Europe Sending a Probe to the Sun
Thursday September 29, 2011 @08:54AM Is the Sparc T4 Too Little Too Late?
Wednesday September 28, 2011 @04:15AM Oracle Demos New SPARC T4 Processor
Tuesday September 20, 2011 @07:51AM Why You Shouldn't Panic About Closed Source MySQL Extensions
Tuesday August 30, 2011 @12:23AM US Gov't Lobbied EU To Approve Oracle-Sun Merger
Monday August 29, 2011 @11:17PM US Govt lobbied EU to approve Oracle-Sun merger
Thursday August 18, 2011 @05:53PM Future Sun may disrupt spacecraft and satellites
Thursday July 28, 2011 @01:58PM Oracle Announces Java SE 7
Friday July 22, 2011 @08:01PM Oracle Removes Former Sun CEO's Blog Posts
Friday July 22, 2011 @01:54PM Google: Sun Offered To License Java For $100M
Thursday July 21, 2011 @05:53PM Anonymous releases restricted NATO document
Friday July 08, 2011 @01:32PM Comet-sun impact caught on video
Tuesday June 07, 2011 @05:26PM Sun Unleashes 'Spectacular' & Powerful Eruptio
Wednesday June 01, 2011 @09:37PM Oracle To Give To Apache Incubator
Tuesday May 24, 2011 @09:46PM After a Lull, Sun Server Business Grows Under Oracle
Tuesday May 03, 2011 @11:22PM Mickos Says MySQL Code Better Than Ever Under Oracle
Tuesday April 19, 2011 @09:08PM Don't Expect an OpenOffice/LibreOffice Merger
Tuesday April 05, 2011 @12:18PM Solar Storm Nearly Wipes Out NASA's Messenger
Friday March 18, 2011 @09:22PM Oracle Could Reap $1 Million For Domain
Friday March 18, 2011 @04:51PM Oracle could reap $1 million for domain
Wednesday March 16, 2011 @02:03PM Sun sets on
Saturday February 26, 2011 @11:08AM How Sun Bought Apple Computer (Almost)
Monday February 14, 2011 @10:58PM Sun produces first cycle 24 X class solar flare
Thursday February 10, 2011 @02:53PM Post-Oracle Purchase, How Is Sun's Software Doing?
Thursday December 09, 2010 @07:53PM RIP, SunSolve
Thursday December 09, 2010 @06:39AM Ex-Sun CEO Warns Oracle of Death By Open Source
Wednesday December 08, 2010 @01:13AM Oracle To Halve Core Count In Next Sparc Processor
Tuesday December 07, 2010 @06:35PM NASA Records Solar Blast of Epic Proportions
Monday November 22, 2010 @10:33AM Running ZFS Natively On Linux Slower Than Btrfs
Monday November 15, 2010 @06:36AM Where Do I Go Now That Oracle Owns
Wednesday November 10, 2010 @10:12AM Poll: Oracle/Sun
Friday October 29, 2010 @04:01AM Oracle says Google directly copied Java code
Saturday October 16, 2010 @05:37PM Oracle asks OpenOffice community members to leave
Tuesday September 28, 2010 @06:17PM Father of Java, James Gosling Unloads
Tuesday September 14, 2010 @02:18PM UK Teen Banned From US Over Obscene Obama Email
Tuesday September 07, 2010 @01:54AM Oracle names ex-HP CEO Mark Hurd co-president
Friday August 27, 2010 @06:59PM Native ZFS Is Coming To Linux Next Month
Thursday August 26, 2010 @11:17PM Glibc Is Finally Free Software
Monday August 23, 2010 @01:22PM R.I.P. OpenSolaris 2005-2010
Monday August 16, 2010 @05:55AM Sun's 'quiet period' explained
Tuesday August 03, 2010 @03:11PM Illumos Sporks OpenSolaris
Tuesday August 03, 2010 @03:01PM Illumos Sporks OpenSolaris
Monday August 02, 2010 @06:02PM Sun Founders' Push For Open Source Education
Wednesday July 28, 2010 @08:03PM Oracle shuts down open source test servers
Wednesday July 28, 2010 @05:22PM Oracle's Java Company Change Breaks Eclipse
Friday July 09, 2010 @03:10PM NetApp Threatens Sellers of Appliances Running ZFS
Wednesday June 23, 2010 @01:36AM "Music" Of the Sun Recorded By Astronomers
Sunday May 30, 2010 @05:48AM The Sun's Odd Behavior
Wednesday May 26, 2010 @01:07PM Bill Joy On Sun, Microsoft, Open Source, and Creativity
Tuesday May 04, 2010 @04:03PM Oracle Restricts Access To Sun Firmware Downloads
Thursday April 22, 2010 @02:40AM NASA Solar Satellite's First Sun Images
Saturday April 17, 2010 @06:08PM Open Community vs. Open Code
Thursday April 15, 2010 @06:16PM Sun Pushes Emergency Java Patch
Sunday April 11, 2010 @06:29PM James Gosling Quits Oracle
Sunday April 11, 2010 @07:07AM "Father of Java" Resigns From Sun/Oracle
Friday April 09, 2010 @10:46PM Explaining Oracle's Sun Takeover — "For the Hardware"
Friday April 09, 2010 @10:29AM Brian Aker: Oracle Bought Sun for the Hardware
Friday April 02, 2010 @03:10PM Sundolier Robot Pumps Sunlight Into Homes
Wednesday March 31, 2010 @03:35AM Solaris No Longer Free As In Beer
Tuesday March 23, 2010 @10:22AM Oracle/Sun Enforces Pay-For-Security-Updates Plan
Friday March 19, 2010 @03:45PM Oracle Shuttering OpenSSO
Friday March 12, 2010 @07:25PM Scientists Need Volunteers To Look At the Sun
Wednesday March 10, 2010 @02:58PM Ex-Sun Chief Dishes Dirt On Gates, Jobs
Wednesday February 24, 2010 @07:32AM The Future of OpenSolaris
Monday February 08, 2010 @08:24PM Oracle Drops Sun's Commitment To Accessibility
Monday February 08, 2010 @06:18PM A Reflection On Sun Executive Payouts For Failure
Monday February 08, 2010 @10:40AM Goodbye, Cruel Sun
Wednesday February 03, 2010 @01:16PM Sun's Project Darkstar Game Server Platform No More
Wednesday February 03, 2010 @06:27AM Project Darkstar no more
Wednesday January 27, 2010 @04:25PM Oracle To Invest In Sun Hardware, Cut Sun Staff
Thursday January 21, 2010 @11:42AM European Commission Approves Oracle-Sun Merger
Saturday January 09, 2010 @01:25AM Why Oracle can't easily kill PostgreSQL
Monday December 14, 2009 @12:04PM Oracle responds to MySQL purchase concerns
Wednesday November 25, 2009 @10:39AM Senators Ask EC To Let Oracle-Sun Deal Go Through
Wednesday November 11, 2009 @02:51PM EC Formally Objects To Oracle's Purchase of Sun
Monday November 09, 2009 @02:45PM Oracle Outlines Plans for Sun Products, Casts Doubt on NetBeans
Tuesday November 03, 2009 @04:10AM ZFS Gets Built-In Deduplication
Thursday October 29, 2009 @07:28PM Oracle sheds new light on future of Sun
Thursday October 22, 2009 @03:39PM Brian Aker Responds To RMS On Dual Licensing
Wednesday October 21, 2009 @06:16PM Sun Microsystems To Cut 3,000 Jobs As Oracle Deal Drags On
Tuesday October 20, 2009 @02:30PM Sneak Preview of New OpenOffice 3.2
Tuesday October 20, 2009 @12:16PM MySQL Cofounder Says Oracle Should Sell Database To a Neutral 3d Party
Tuesday September 29, 2009 @03:03PM A Geek Funeral
Tuesday September 15, 2009 @11:24AM OpenSolaris vs. Linux, For Linux Users
Friday September 11, 2009 @10:52AM Oracle To Increase Investment In SPARC and Solaris
Friday September 11, 2009 @09:43AM Oracle promises to boost SPARC, Solaris
Thursday September 03, 2009 @02:26PM Slow Oracle Merger Leads To Outflow of Sun Projects, Coders
Sunday August 16, 2009 @11:08AM Mystery of Sun's Outer Atmosphere Solved
Wednesday August 05, 2009 @03:51PM Preview the Office 2007 Ribbon-Like UI Floated For OpenOffice.Org
Tuesday July 28, 2009 @09:20PM Sun's JRuby Team Jumps Ship To Engine Yard
Thursday July 16, 2009 @04:55PM 62% of Sun's Stockholders Vote For Oracle Deal
Monday July 13, 2009 @02:47PM Mass Speculation Suggests Oracle May Kill OpenSolaris
Wednesday July 01, 2009 @07:30PM Virtualbox 3.0 Announces OpenGL/Direct3D Support
Thursday June 18, 2009 @05:10AM Mystery of the Missing Sunspots, Solved?
Tuesday June 16, 2009 @08:44AM Sun Kills Rock CPU, Says NYT Report
Monday June 15, 2009 @09:41AM Real Nanotechnology Getting Closer, Says Drexler
Thursday May 21, 2009 @05:56PM Has MySQL Forked Beyond Repair?
Thursday May 21, 2009 @03:06PM MySQL: Forked Beyond Repair?
Friday May 15, 2009 @02:33AM MySQL Founder Starts Open Database Alliance, Plans Refactoring
Friday May 08, 2009 @08:49AM Oracle Won't Abandon SPARC, Says Ellison
Monday May 04, 2009 @12:06PM IBM Doubles Rewards For Ditching Sun
Friday May 01, 2009 @11:33AM Employee (Almost) Chronicles Sun's Top Ten Failures
Tuesday April 28, 2009 @03:11PM Oracle Buy Renews Call To Spin Off
Monday April 27, 2009 @11:17AM Will Oracle Keep Funding Sun's Pet Java Projects?
Saturday April 25, 2009 @11:38AM Oracle Top Execs Answer Sun Employee Questions
Thursday April 23, 2009 @01:18PM Sun Announces New MySQL, Michael Widenius Forks
Tuesday April 21, 2009 @05:13PM Ballmer, IBM Surprised By Oracle-Sun Deal
Monday April 20, 2009 @11:23AM Oracle Buys Sun
Friday April 10, 2009 @01:44PM What If Oracle Bought Sun Microsystems?
Monday April 06, 2009 @08:27AM IBM-Sun Merger Talks Off
Sunday April 05, 2009 @07:14PM IBM Withdraws $7B Offer For Sun Microsystems, Says NYT
Friday April 03, 2009 @11:11AM IBM About To Buy Sun For $7 Billion
Tuesday March 31, 2009 @01:05AM Locating the Real MySQL
Friday March 27, 2009 @04:07AM What an IBM-Sun Merger Might Mean For Java, MySQL, Developers
Friday March 20, 2009 @10:38AM Sun Turns to Lasers to Speed Up Computer Chips
Thursday March 19, 2009 @01:21AM Sun In Talks To Be Acquired By IBM
Thursday March 12, 2009 @09:32AM Sun To Include SSDs On Server Motherboards
Monday February 23, 2009 @09:26AM Sun Slips Firefox Extension Into Java Update
Monday February 09, 2009 @04:02PM Five Questions With Michael Widenius
Friday February 06, 2009 @04:26AM MySQL Co-Founder Monty Widenius Quits Sun
Friday January 23, 2009 @01:37AM Red Hat Set To Surpass Sun In Market Capitalization
Thursday January 22, 2009 @04:01PM Layoffs at Microsoft, Intel, and IBM
Saturday January 17, 2009 @03:16AM Sun Open Sources the Netscape Enterprise Server
Friday January 16, 2009 @03:17PM Tricked Into Buying
Monday January 12, 2009 @04:56PM Tech Companies That Won't Survive 2009
Tuesday January 06, 2009 @05:05AM Why Not To Shout At Your Disk Array
Monday December 29, 2008 @01:14AM Michael Meeks Says OO.o Project is "Profoundly Sick"
Friday December 19, 2008 @12:48PM Toshiba To OEM Laptops With OpenSolaris
Tuesday December 16, 2008 @01:29PM 64-Bit Java For Linux
Wednesday December 10, 2008 @04:13PM OpenSolaris 2008.11 Released, Reviewed
Wednesday December 10, 2008 @02:38AM Sun's Mickos Is OK With Monty's MySQL 5.1 Rant
Friday December 05, 2008 @12:15PM Sun Releases JavaFX
Friday December 05, 2008 @11:28AM OpenSolaris 2008.11 – Year of the Laptop?
Tuesday November 25, 2008 @11:29AM Benchmarks For Ubuntu vs. OpenSolaris vs. FreeBSD
Saturday November 22, 2008 @05:51PM Taking a Look at Nexenta's Blend of Solaris and Ubuntu
Thursday November 20, 2008 @09:39AM ODF Toolkit Announced
Wednesday November 12, 2008 @02:21AM Sun Unveils RAID-Less Storage Appliance
Monday November 10, 2008 @08:26PM StarOffice Dropped From Google Pack
Monday October 27, 2008 @01:05PM V3.0 Sets Download Record, 80% Windows
Thursday October 23, 2008 @03:37AM The Quietest Sun
Friday October 17, 2008 @04:14PM Mainframe OpenSolaris Now Available
Monday October 13, 2008 @11:27PM Open Office Plans To Party Like It's Version 3.0
Friday September 12, 2008 @12:06PM Sun Bare Metal Hypervisors Now GPLv3
Friday September 05, 2008 @01:56PM MySQL Founder Monty Quits Sun (Or Not)
Tuesday September 02, 2008 @11:36PM The Sun Has First Spotless Month Since 1913
Friday August 29, 2008 @09:36AM Nuclear Decay May Vary With Earth-Sun Distance
Wednesday August 27, 2008 @12:08PM iPhone Web Claims Draw Governmental Rebuke in UK
Tuesday August 26, 2008 @05:02PM Scientists Discover Cows Point North
Tuesday August 19, 2008 @11:56PM OpenSolaris From a Linux Admin and User Perspective
Thursday July 31, 2008 @03:15AM Review of Sun's Free Open Source Virtual Machine
Wednesday July 16, 2008 @09:38PM MySQL Readies Release Candidate For 5.1
Monday July 07, 2008 @01:48PM Rare Tour of Sun Microsystems' "Wonderland"
Thursday June 26, 2008 @11:58PM Sun Spokesman Says "We Screwed Up On Open Source"
Thursday June 12, 2008 @06:20AM NASA Plans Probe to the Sun