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5/28/2016
12:06 PM

Java Ruling A Potential Win For Open Source

Oracle's long and contentious court battle with Google over Java copyright issues ends in defeat. But the open source community can breathe a sigh of relief -- for now.

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Michelle
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5/29/2016 | 6:01:53 PM
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I do hope this works out well for Open Source projects. A ruling in another direction could potentially shutter many Open Source projects. 
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