Why we are suing Apple for better HTML5 support in iOS?

Nexedi is willing to help improving HTML5 support in the iOS platform. To achieve this we are launching a lawsuit against Apple so that developers of Web browsers with better HTML5 support than Apple's Webkit can publish their applications on Apple Appstore.
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Technology Showcase: Leveraging MariaDB in NEOs Distributed Storage Architecture

This blog post showcases NEO, a distributed, redundant and transactional storage designed to be an alternative to ZEO and FileStorage and how MariaDB is leveraged within the NEO system architecture.
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Have AI. Need Data: How Big Data App Stores close the Data Divide between Startups and Industry

A Big Data App Store allows a startup company to run its data analysis and A.I. software against data sets of large corporations with revenues being shared between both. It offers an opportunity for industry and startups to compete with GAFA (Google Apple Facebook Amazon) or BAT (Baidu Alibaba Tencent) by closing the Data Divide resulting from compliance or strategic mismatch and can be implemented in three months by a small team using Wendelin technology.
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Nexedi at Coderbunker Shanghai: Prospering with 100% Free Software

Next week Jean-Paul will present Nexedi and our free software solutions at Coderbunker in Shanghai. The topic of the techtalk will be to introduce the tools used daily by Nexedians and how it is possible to run a succesfull business with free/open-source software.
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Olimex made it: the open source laptop

Olimex presented the first open source laptop in Plovdiv, Bulgaria. Nexedi expects to port NayuOS to this new platform as soon as it is released.
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RenderJS: Serverless WebRTC database using Chrome Http WebSocket Server

One of our projects required to come up with a web-based solution that enabled clients to access their local database without proper internet access. The solution we came up with was to use WebRTC brokered over a WebSocket Chrome Extension running on the master node. Using this approach, clients could request WebRTC connections via WebSockets (serverless) and then interact with the database over WebRTC - probably creating the first WebRTC database along the way.
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GrandeNet - The Internet on Steroids

GrandeNet can be used to optimize connectivity between computers distributed around the world by creating a mesh network which can be even faster them the Internet itself.
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Nayu OS - Using Chromebooks without Google proprietary software and services

NayuOS is a Free and Open Source operating system, designed for developers. It is based on Chromium OS and is intended to run on Chromebook devices.
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Improving your business website reliability in China with Grandenet and Cedexis

The combination of Grandenet and Cedexis can improve the reliability of web sites or business applications in China by achieving low latency, high resiliency and good performance at reasonable cost.
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ERP5: Website Relaunch

Today we launched our new ERP5 website (www.erp5.com) using our new simplicity theme for a more polished, responsive and up-to-date look.
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n-Order Re6st - Achieving Resiliency and Scaliblity

The blog post shows how to scale resiliency without breaking re6st principles using an n-order mesh based on route propagation between randomly selected nodes.
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Wendelin: core version 0.5 upgrade and performance tests

Wendelin Core was upgraded to version 0.5 adding support for two different formats of data storage. We compare their performance against MariaDB and look ahead.
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Wendelin: new 0.4 alpha announced

Wendelin has just announced the new 0.4 alpha release. This release focuses on reducing installation time for Debian 8.1 (64bit) while also fixing a number of performance bugs and providing a fully functional development instance able to run live tests and allowing anyone to develop on top of Wendelin. This post also introduces the Wendelin research project, technical stack and provides a short tutorial on how to get started using Wendelin.
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ERP5: Open Source ERP Optimized for Thuraya IP

For an ongoing project we were required to run ERP5 on remote locations in China with no reliable internet access. We gave Thuraya a try, which provides internet access using their satellite broadband terminals and used a RenderJS-based HTML5 offline-capable ERP5 interface which stores and synchronizes data using jIO and runs on NayuOS ensuring a minimum of data being sent up- and downstream.
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OfficeJS: Nexedi releases HTML5 Jabber Client

Nexedi is a member of the Open PaaS research project aiming to develop an open-source alternative to Google Docs and other similar cloud-based solutions for communication and collaboration. As part of Open PAAS Nexedi has just released a new version of our XMPP Jabber Client on Officejs.com adding offline contact chat history availability and improved error handling.
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RINA: Creating a RINA Testing Environment in SlapOS

Nexedi is a member of the "Pristine" project whose objective is to develop a software kit for next generation networking based on RINA. This blog post and tutorial will give an overview over RINA , Pristine and Nexedi's role in the project as well as demonstrating how to setup RINA on a number of SlapOS virtual machines.
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Extracurriculars: Competition de Crêpes

The last days of July also were Ayush's last days of his traineeship in Lille and since we had talked "crêpes" on several occasions we decided to organize an afterwork competition with all nationalities facing off for a proper farewell bid to Ayush. Team Canada was crowned the eventual winner in a competition that showed Nexedians from all over the world to be just as innovative on the crêpes machine as when developing.
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Trainee Day: Coasting the Côte d'Opale

Last week we took this summer's group of trainees for a weekend trip to the Côte d'Opale - including hassle-full, early morning train traversals, bumper-car-your-trainee-colleague and camping with rain and fireworks. A weekend well spent.
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Nexedi: Website Relaunch

Today we launched our new Nexedi website (www.nexedi.com) - the first site done with our new "simplicity" theme. Other websites will follow soon and give Nexedi a more polished, responsive and up-to-date look.
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NEO: new release 1.4 announced

NEO announce the release of NEO 1.4, which is published on pypi as "neoppod". With improved "importer", added support for TokuDB, new configuration options and a variety of bugfixes.
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