Oracle will announce this week at its Open World user conference in Los Angeles that it is integrating its Web Application Server with NetCobol, a compiler developed by Fujitsu that generates 100 per cent Pure Java bytecode from Cobol programs. This means that Java programmers will be able to access legacy data written in Cobol and add it to Oracle-based applications.
New regulation expected to cut greenhouse gas emissions by about 17 million metric tonnes between 2020 and 2050
Molybdenum ditelluride is a two-dimensional material that can be easily stacked into multiple layers to create a memory cell
New light-guiding nanoscale device can control and monitor a nanoparticle trapped in a laser beam with high sensitivity
Optical traps are scientific instruments in which a focused laser beam is used to exert an attractive or repulsive force on a microscopic object to hold it in place
Scientists estimate that the exoplanet has already lost up to 35 per cent of its mass over its lifetime