Report: Oracle receives setback in Google patent lawsuit
Website The H said that the US Patent and Trademark Office has declared a patent at the heart of Oracle’s ongoing legal battle with Google invalid, sparking speculation that there may now be delays while the USPTO reviews all of the patents involved.
Oracle sues Google over Android patent infringements
Oracle has filed a lawsuit with a US court accusing Google of copyright and patent infringement in the Android mobile device platform, stating that the company “directly and repeatedly infringed Oracle’s Java-related intellectual property.”
Oracle to buy Sun Micro for US7.4 billion
Reuters notes that Oracle will buy Sun Microsystems for US$9.50 a share, valuing the high-end computer server maker at more than US$7 billion.