Tuesday, July 07, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Toshiba Moves To New Process Technologies for Microcontrollers and Wireless Communication ICs
NVIDIA Accelerates Deep Learning Performance With New tools
Samsung Announces Earnings Guidance
Toshiba Demonstrates New Technology For 3D Hard Disks
Entertainment in Windows 10
AMD Lowers Second Quarter Outlook, Moves To FinFet
Instagram To Show HD Photos
Polaroid And GoPro Launch New Action Cams
Active Discussions
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
 Home > News > Mobiles > Oracle ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Oracle CEO Says Company Considered Making a Java-based Smartphone Before Suing Google


Oracle Chief Executive Officer Larry Ellison siad that his company considered making a smartphone running Java prior suing Google over allegedly using Java parts in its Android software.

"We explored that idea and decided it would be a bad idea," Ellison said yesterday under questioning by Google lawyer, at the U.S. District Court in San Francisco, where a trial is held.

Oracle has decided instead to sue its potential smartphone rival Google for copyright and patent infringement. The legal dispute between Google and Oracle is over whether Google built its Android software by improperly taking some of the technology from Java. Oracle acquired the rights to Java when it bought Sun in January 2010. Oracle is seeking $1 billion in damages over claims its use of Java software requires it to pay licensing fees.

A year earlier, Oracle had also looked at buying BlackBerry maker Research In Motion Ltd. (RIM) or phone-maker Palm, according to Ellison's testimony.

The trial in San Francisco is expected to last eight to ten weeks.


Previous
Next
TSMC May Offer A Single Process at 20nm        All News        Intel Says PC Sales To Pickup, Sees Growth Driven By Ultrabooks, Smartphones
Verizon To Sell Spectrum License     Mobiles News      Galaxy Nexus by Samsung Available at Sprint Next Week

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Google Loses Appeal In Case Against Oracle
Google Search Is Favoring The company's Own Services: researchers
Google Self-driving Cars Appear In California Streets
Google Responds To Apple Music With Free Streaming Service
Google Develops Health-Tracking Wristband
Oracle Extends Enterprise Cloud Portfolio
Google Introduces the News Lab
Google To Remove "Revenge porn" From Search Results
Google Details Its New Data Center Networks
Google's Nest Refreshes Entire Product Line
French Regulator Orders Google to Apply Delisting On All Domain Names of The Search Engine
Google Launches Sidewalk Labs

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .