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Google has reportedly made $31 billion from Android

Have you ever stopped to think just how much money something as large as Android generates for Google? Thanks to some leaked numbers, we finally have a good idea.
by Derek ScottJanuary 21, 201612

Android N doing away with Oracle’s Java APIs, OpenJDK to be the new standard

Beginning with the next version of their mobile operating system (Android N), the new standard will be OpenJDK, an open source alternative.
by Edgar CervantesDecember 29, 201518

Supreme Court rejects to hear Google’s appeal in Oracle fight over Android

The Supreme Court has just denied Google's request to appeal from the never-ending Google-Oracle dispute over copyright infringement in Android.
by Jimmy WestenbergJune 29, 201510

What percent of a smartphone’s price comes from patent royalties?

The paper, written by WilmerHale intellectual property litigators Joe Mueller and Tim Syrett and Intel Vice President and Associate General Counsel Ann Armstrong, used public ...
by William Neilson JrJune 1, 201416

Federal Circuit sets off anger in Oracle victory over Google

The ruling now allows software companies copyright over their APIs, the interfaces that programs use to communicate with each other. This decision is disastrous for software developers ...
by William Neilson JrMay 11, 201419

Oracle wins a copyright ruling against Google relating to Java’s use in Android

Oracle has now won a copyright ruling against Google, relating to the use of Java APIs within Android.
by Andrew GrushMay 9, 201420

Oracle introduces a DIY tablet, the DukePad

A tablet that you actually assemble yourself? For many hardware geeks, this could be a dream come true. Unfortunately, the lack of a stable build of Android really holds this idea back.
by Andrew GrushSeptember 27, 20139

“Below cost” Android licensing seen as anti-competitive by competitors, EU probe underway

The EU is informally investigating Google's Android business for anti-competitive practices, following complaints from Microsoft, Nokia, Oracle and others. Read on for more details!
by Chris SmithJune 13, 201313

Microsoft, Oracle, and others file EU complaint over Google’s Android business

FairSearch Europe, a coalition of companies that includes Microsoft, Nokia, and Oracle, has filed a formal complaint with the EU over Google’s alleged anti-competitive practices in the ...
by Bogdan PetrovanApril 9, 201323

Oracle kicks off appeal in Google Android lawsuit

When Oracle took Google to court over Android things didn’t turn out so well for it. As you might expect Oracle is not satisfied with an outcome that left them holding a $4 million bill ...
by Simon HillOctober 4, 20122
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