Tag Archives: Java

Oracle Files For Appeal In Java Case Against Google

The lawsuits never end. When Google won the patent case that Oracle brought upon them, we had a glimmer of hope that it was over between the two companies. Of course, that was a foolish thing to think. Oracle has now filed an appeal of the US District Court ruling. If you don’t remember, Oracle lost the lawsuit because the judge found that Java API… Read more

Google scores a point in Oracle court battle

Google was sued by Oracle last year for allegedly infringing on patents based on their Java platform. A portfolio of patents Oracle scored when they acquired Sun Microsystems. The initial suit sought $6.1 billion in damages for the infringement. Early in the case, Google requested that an examination of all the patents involved in the suit be… Read more

OSCON will feature a host of Googlers at the end of July

If you’re in or around Portland, or will be from July 25th to 29th, and you’re interested in open source software, the Oregon Convention Center will be the place to be. O’Reilly’s 2011 OSCON (Open Source Convention) will be taking place there, and will be hosting a variety of workshops, keynotes, tutorials, and other geeky events. According to the… Read more