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[9]: Oracle - New Villain?
by vivainio on Fri 13th Aug 2010 07:07 in reply to "RE[8]: Oracle - New Villain?"
vivainio Member since:
2008-12-26


The article says HTC licensed some patents from Microsoft. No suing appears to be involved.

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RE[10]: Oracle - New Villain?
by ahmetaa on Fri 13th Aug 2010 07:20 in reply to "RE[9]: Oracle - New Villain?"
ahmetaa Member since:
2005-07-06

Correct. However, licensing was made for preventing a lawsuit.

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