Joint project will make the OpenJDK community the primary location to facilitate open-source Java SE development.
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.
The scene of the Oracle-Google trial Thursday was more like a computer science classroom than a courtroom as the witnesses explained the inner workings of Java and APIs.
Congratulations, Apple. The Mac is now popular enough to attract major attention from the bad guys.
Apache Software Foundation says it will pull out of the Java Community Process unless Oracle allows the certification of the Apache Harmony project.
Starting with the upcoming version 7 of Java, Oracle will deliver the Mac OS X version of the software. Also: past Java friction between Apple and Oracle.
The ninth incarnation of Red Hat's hobbyist version of Linux made a jump Ubuntu couldn't: KDE 4.
Yahoo, Google, Adobe, Sun Microsystems, and even Microsoft freshen up the open-source marketplace.
Open-source tidbits: Marc Fleury dings Apache...Ulrich Drepper wants power efficiency...Fedora getting new partition resizing tools.
It took years, but Linux seller Red Hat finally has set up a Java partnership with Sun Microsystems.