Oracle Sues Google Over Android Operating System

Oracle sues Google over Android operating system

In a clash of two Silicon Valley titans, Oracle said Thursday that it has filed a federal copyright lawsuit alleging that Google's popular Android operating system was built on Oracle's Java software without permission.

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