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Oracle accuses Google Android of infringing Java patents

By Matthew
Aug 13, 2010
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  1. Oracle has filed suit against Google for patent and copyright infringement in its Android OS. The filing states that in developing the now three-year-old mobile operating system, the search giant "knowingly, directly and repeatedly infringed Oracle's Java-related intellectual property." Oracle acquired Java along with Sun Microsystems in January.

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  2. A lot of corporations use Java and used to believe it is fine. Now Oracle demonstrates a danger to depend on a proprietary language.
     
  3. Kibaruk

    Kibaruk TechSpot Paladin Posts: 2,256   +409

    Java is an "operating system" on its own, a virtual machine that runs the codes.
     

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