Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 13th Aug 2010 22:58 UTC, submitted by Alex Forster
Legal We're far from done with the Oracle v. Google lawsuit. The search giant has responded to the lawsuit, and Miguel De Icaza has provided a very interesting insight into the case. His report has been confirmed by James Gosling, known as the father of Java who left Sun right after the merger. Icaza speculates that the potential to monetise on Java by suing Google was pitched by Jonathan Schwartz during Sun's sales talks with Oracle. Oh boy.
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table turned
by JrezIN on Sat 14th Aug 2010 01:06 UTC
JrezIN
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I wonder if this actually means that now is less risk to develop an .NET clone than an Java clone... that pretty much turns the table of a lot of old discussions...

Sad, sad patentable world...

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