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[3]: Oracle - New Villain?
by antwarrior on Fri 13th Aug 2010 10:14 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Oracle - New Villain?"
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"Yep. Sun originally invented Unix.

What are they teaching kids in school these days?

Come on. Lay off the teenagers. It's an understandable mistake. Most of us are old fogeys here have been around long enough to see a lot of change in technology. Right now the computer landscape has never been more heterogeneous in the number OS's, hardware platforms and computer languages. So the kid can be excused for not knowing exactly where and when Unix came from.

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