10 years ago #Oracle sued #Google for copyright and patent infringement because Google copied some of Oracle's Java APIs in early version of #Android. The case went up to the #SupremeCourt which has now rejected Oracle's claims and ruled on favor of Google. Anything else could have ended in a nightmare for #FreeSoftware.
Oracle started this after buying Java from Sun.
In the end Android has brought a enormous benefit for Oracle as Java received a lot of promotion
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