genome

Coming soon: An API for the human genome

As each of us comes to know and understand our own genome, we will naturally want to play to its strengths, minimize its weaknesses, combine it with other data sets, compare it to others, and leverage it to develop wholly new capabilities.

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Container storage startup Portworx puts away $8.5M

A startup called Portworx is bringing the concept of software-defined storage to the increasingly popular Linux container technology for packaging up application code. Today, in conjunction with the 2015 DockerCon conference, Portworx announced that it has raised $8.5 million in initial funding.