Know Your Language: Java Still Matters (Part Two)

Big Data offers Java a rebirth in functional programming and distributed computing.


[Op-Ed] The Party Is Over: Defending DIY Spaces After Ghost Ship

Multimedia artist Julia Sinelnikova speaks out on the importance of protecting alternative art spaces.


Google Is Trying to Get Oracle in Trouble for a $1 Billion Open Secret

Well, it's a bit more complicated than that, because in Google v. Oracle, nothing will ever be simple.


The VICE Morning Bulletin

US swimmers were detained at the Rio airport for more questioning about an alleged robbery, a car bomb kills three police officers in Turkey, Kanye West announces Life of Pablo pop-up stores, and more.


Oracle Says Google Didn’t Play Fair, Wants Third Trial (Oh God)

"They were perpetrating a fraud on the jury!” said an attorney for Oracle in court.


Porn-on-Porn Photos and a Scuba Diver Shock Viewers at New Berlin Exhibit

The scandal of the show's opening in Berlin was augmented by a visitor clad in a scuba diving suit...just enjoying the art.


Google Wins Trial Against Oracle, Saves $9 Billion

The ruling that Google's use of APIs is a fair use will have wide-ranging ramifications for the rest of the tech industry.


Why the Very Silly Oracle v. Google Trial Actually Matters

From poetry to paintings to hamburgers, Oracle v. Google has been a confusing mess. Thankfully only everything is at stake.


In Oracle v. Google, a Nerd Subculture Is on Trial

The problem with Oracle v. Google is that everyone actually affected by the case knows what an API is, but the whole affair is being decided by people who don’t.