The AlchemyDataNews Node SDK by David Adamo is a Node.js library to be used with the Alchemy News API. The AlchemyDataNews API allows users to query daily news indexes of 250 to 300 thousand English language blog and new articles. AlchemyAPI is a text mining platform and provides a set of semantic analysis capabilities in the natural language processing field.
With the formal launch this week of the SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud a new era of in-memory computing is about to become a lot more accessible. According to Professor Hasso Plattner, chairman of the SAP supervisory board, HANA in the cloud will give IT organizations access to a platform that essentially eliminates the need for batch processing in favor of a model where all applications are run in real time.
Microsoft as expected last week announced that it would be integrating its Yammer social networking and Skype unified communications services with Microsoft Dynamics CRM software. This week Microsoft took that effort a step further via an alliance with Moxie Software under which another social networking application for the enterprise is being integrated within Microsoft Dynamics.