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Oracle gets a chance to rewrite software law

By arguing that programming interfaces called APIs can be copyrighted, Oracle could trigger new legal burdens for technology companies -- such as those building cloud-computing platforms.

By May 7, 2012

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Google sums up its Java case: 'There was no copying'

In closing statements, Google's counsel reasserts that Google employed Java APIs in a fair-use manner for Android, transforming them into a full smartphone stack.

By April 30, 2012

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Java creator James Gosling: 'Google totally slimed Sun'

Gosling said that Sun was "wronged" by Google and that Oracle is right to sue Google for the way it used Java code in Android.

By April 30, 2012

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Android, Java, and the tech behind Oracle v. Google (FAQ)

Wondering what the lawyers and programmers are talking about in the highest-profile tech trial in years? Here's a guide to the ties between Android and Java -- and the history leading up to the case.

By April 20, 2012

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Larry Ellison takes the stand in Android IP trial

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison described on the stand the different licenses available for Java, citing that Google is the only company that hasn't signed up for any of them.

By April 17, 2012

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Survey: Oracle bad for Java, MySQL (infographic)

According to results of EnterpriseDB survey, 46 percent of respondents believe open-source projects like MySQL will stagnate under Oracle ownership.

By March 3, 2011

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Java co-creator James Gosling leaves Oracle

James Gosling, widely considered the "father of Java," announces his resignation from Oracle, just a few months after the company closed its acquisition of Sun.

By April 10, 2010

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JavaOne catches an infection

Seems that the NoroVirus has been found at Moscone. I wish we were going to Disneyworld.

By May 9, 2008

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Did you get infected? Virus runs amok amid JavaOne

No, not that kind of virus. An alert from the San Francisco health department says that a number of people fell ill while working or attending events at the Moscone Center since April 30.

By May 9, 2008

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Thoughts on JavaOne 2008 (mostly good, but lots of confusing messages from Sun)

JavaOne 2008 was pretty good, but that had little to do with Sun themselves.

By May 8, 2008