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Oracle appeals ruling in Google case, drops patent infringement

30 November, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
Oracle appeals ruling in Google case, drops patent infringement - read the full textFollowing the ruling in its case against Google's infringement of the Java API in Android, Oracle has decided to drop its patent case, and focus solely on copyright infringement. This is most likely due to the fact that the infringed patents in question would be less profitable should the...

 

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Good text! And I agree with Androidpolice on this: "you can't copyright an idea, fact, or a system - you can only copyright a particular expression of those things."

Patent system must be changed!

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  • 2012-12-03 01:33
  • 3ITb

> In reply to Xis @ 2012-12-01 18:07 from Hxq6 - click to readHave you at least verify which company is more valuable? Google doesn't have the money to buy Oracle

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  • 2012-12-01 22:32
  • ajQW

Google should buy Oracle

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  • 2012-12-01 18:07
  • Hxq6

Oracle must have money to burn. They should of just took the loss on the chin instead of getting back up knowing they can't win.

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  • 2012-11-30 16:59
  • pJDN

Oracle can only but lose on this one. :)

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  • 2012-11-30 16:40
  • Jh{d

An application programming interface (API) is a specification intended to be used
as an interface by software components to communicate with each other.

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  • 2012-11-30 16:31
  • mEBe

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