Kiran Kishore

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The state of Hadoop and what’s up with Rackspace?

Not surprisingly, Cloudera’s chief strategy officer Mike Olson sees Cloudera (!) at the forefront of Hadoop use by real, live enterprise …

Photos Reflecting the Most Ridiculous Laws in the U.S.

Photographer Olivia Locher, mocks some of the most ridiculous laws still in place in the United States with her new photo series, I Fought The Law. …

Logo Design: Gradients

We keep going through our weekly journey checking out great logos! We're thinking ahead and we want to find new topics, good ones, to share with you …

The Sochi Winter Games on Flipboard

By The Winter Games | All the latest from the host city<p>Medal game is often a mental one at the Olympics<p>SOCHI, Russia — Twelve hours wasn't nearly …

Twitter's sputtering user growth unnerves investors

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Twitter Inc reported its slowest pace of user growth during the fourth quarter, dimming hopes that the social media phenomenon can sustain its torrid pace of expansion and wiping out more than 10 percent of its value on Wednesday.<p>A person holds a magnifying glass over a …

10 New Books You Need to Read This Year

From biographies to technical studies and step-by-step guides, here are 10 books that you should look for in the next few months.<p>Of course, we think you can learn a lot online. But, if you’re looking to take a deeper dive, there is often no substitute for the kind of thoughtful analysis you can get …

Barbie's extreme proportions 'make her easy to dress' say the designers

If you ever thought that Barbie's unearthly proportions were part of a sinister corporate plot to breed a generation of girls that would lust after spindly Twiglet legs, matchstick arms, waspish waists and enormous heads, it turns out you were wrong. The real reason, the toy's manufacturer Mattel …

Spate of bombings in Baghdad kills 34

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - A spate of bombings in Baghdad killed at least 34 people on Wednesday, including several blasts near the heavily-fortified “Green Zone” and a busy square in the centre of the capital, Iraqi security sources said.<p>The blasts came a day after two rockets were fired into the Green …