oracle v. google
"They were perpetrating a fraud on the jury!” said an attorney for Oracle in court.
The ruling that Google's use of APIs is a fair use will have wide-ranging ramifications for the rest of the tech industry.
From poetry to paintings to hamburgers, Oracle v. Google has been a confusing mess. Thankfully only everything is at stake.
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.
Two tech titans are duking it out in a courtroom battle that involves an oft-misunderstood technology and billions are on the line—but I don't want to talk about those things. I want to talk about a filing cabinet.
There’s absolutely nothing in the operations of the calculator—the things that it does—that makes it unique.