Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 13th Aug 2010 01:32 UTC, submitted by JeremyPoulson
Legal I'm supposed to be asleep right now, but this news kind of hit me like a ton of bricks: Oracle is suing Google over its Android mobile operating system, claiming it infringes on its patented Java technology. Not a good week to be Google, is it?
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RE: Oracle - New Villain?
by lfeagan on Fri 13th Aug 2010 03:09 UTC in reply to "Oracle - New Villain?"
lfeagan
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IBM is a paying Java licensee. Nokia uses IBM's J9 implementation as do many other mobile device manufacturers/developers.

Here is a list of some of the Java licensees:

http://java.sun.com/javase/licensees.jsp

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