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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  • Oracle sues Google for $1bn over Android OS
    Oracle is suing Google for $1bn damages for allegedly infringing its copyright in the Java programming of the Android mobile operating system (OS). Oracle acquired the rights to Java when it acquired Sun Microsystems $7.4 billion in 2010. If successful ...
    04/15/2012 - 9:10 pm | View Link
  • Oracle Sues Google Over Android Phones
    The dispute centres on the use of Java technology - the programming language used to develop the Android operating system. The suit claims that Google "knowingly, directly and repeatedly infringed Oracle's Java-related intellectual property" in developing ...
    08/19/2010 - 7:45 am | View Link
  • Oracle sues Google for patent infringement in Android OS
    New York: Technology major Oracle Corp has filed a lawsuit against Google, alleging that its Java-related patents and copyrights were infringed in the development of the Internet search giant's Android operating system. Oracle filed the suit against Google ...
    08/13/2010 - 7:39 am | View Link
  • Oracle sues Google over Android
    Analysts say Google's Android operating system uses portions of Java technology. About 200,000 smartphones and other devices based on the Android operating system are sold each day, Google Chief Executive Eric Schmidt said at an August 4 conference.
    08/12/2010 - 3:23 pm | View Link
  • Oracle sues Google over Android OS
    Oracle claims that Google's Android mobile operating system infringes its patent on Java Google's Android mobile platform infringes the patent on Java software, according to Oracle. Photograph: Robert Galbraith /Reuters Robert Galbraith / Reuters/Reuters ...
    08/12/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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  • Oracle America, Inc. v. Google, Inc.
    Oracle America, Inc. v. Google, Inc. is a dispute related to Oracle's copyright and patent claims on Google's Android operating system. In May 2012, the jury in this ...
    10/6/2015 - 10:05 am | View Website
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    Android is a mobile operating system (OS) currently developed by Google, based on the Linux kernel, designed primarily for touchscreen mobile devices such as ...
    10/5/2015 - 9:26 pm | View Website
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  • Oracle Claiming $2.6 Billion From Google For Android’s ...
    Oracle is seeking $2.6 billion in damages from Google as part of its patent infringement lawsuit over Java and in the latest filing in the case between the two ...
    10/5/2015 - 3:14 pm | View Website
  • Micrografx sues Google, Motorola, Samsung over vector ...
    Micrografx sues Google, Motorola, Samsung over vector graphics in Android, Chrome, Google Maps
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