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 christian on Fri 13th Aug 2010 09:48 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Oracle - New Villain?"
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"Sun originally invented Unix

Um, no. UNIX was created in 1969 by AT&T. Sun Microsystems didn't come into existence until 1982. Perhaps you're getting confused by the fact that one of Sun's founders, Bill Nealy, was a primary developer of BSD Unix *prior* to founding Sun?

Bill Joy, surely?

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