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Dieter Bohn / The Verge:
Google demos watch and speaker with Project Soli radar sensors to detect hand gestures   —  “How are you going to interact with an invisible computer?”  —  When you hear a question like that posted in a conference room at a major tech corporation like Google, you expect you're …
May 20, 2016, 2:55 PMIn context
Kate Conger / TechCrunch:
Oracle co-CEO Safra Catz argues Google split the Java community in two, cost Oracle hundreds of millions of dollars   —  Oracle and Google are back in the courtroom again — the same court they started in back in 2010, when Oracle first sued Google over the company's use of 37 Java APIs in its Android operating system.
May 19, 2016, 4:25 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Google is crowdsourcing name suggestions for Android N, reserves right to pick winner   —  Remember the rumor suggesting Google may use an online poll to name Android N?  Well, it turns the rumor was half-correct: It's more of a suggestion box than a poll.  Google wants to hear your what you've got at android.com/n.
May 18, 2016, 2:10 PMIn context
Sarah Jeong / Motherboard:
Oracle v Google trial, which is based on the notion that APIs are copyrightable, hinges on a judge and jurors who don't have a firm grasp of FOSS philosophy   —  The problem with Oracle v. Google is that everyone actually affected by the case knows what an API is, but the whole affair …
May 15, 2016, 10:10 AMIn context
Lawrence Hurley / Reuters:
Supreme Court declines appeal by the Authors Guild to challenge Google Books, leaving in place the 2015 ruling in favor of Google, and ending the copyright suit   —  Supreme Court rejects challenge to Google book-scanning project  —  The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a challenge …
Apr 18, 2016, 11:35 AMIn context
Jacob Kastrenakes / The Verge:
Google Fiber coming to San Francisco for some apartments, condos, and public housing units, will use existing fiber networks   —  Google Fiber is coming to San Francisco  —  Google Fiber is heading close to home for its next location: San Francisco.  Google announced this morning that it intends …
Feb 24, 2016, 1:23 PMIn context
Dante D'Orazio / The Verge:
Supreme Court declines to hear Oracle v. Google case over software copyright   —  The Supreme Court has declined to hear Oracle v. Google, sending the long-running case back to a lower court where Google will have to argue that it made fair use of Oracle's copyrighted APIs.
Jun 29, 2015, 11:10 AMIn context
Grant Gross / PCWorld:
Supreme Court declines to review Street View patent case that Google lost in appeals court   —  Supreme Court rejects Google request in Street View patent case  —  The U.S. Supreme Court has declined a request by Google to hear a patent case involving the company's Street View service …
Jun 22, 2015, 4:30 PMIn context
Jeff John Roberts / Fortune:
Obama administration sides with Oracle in Supreme Court fight with Google over copyrighted Java APIs   —  Let Oracle own API's, Justice Dept tells top court in surprise filing  —  The right of companies to use key elements of computer code, known as application programming interfaces (API's) …
May 27, 2015, 5:00 AMIn context
Liam Spradlin / Android Police:
An exclusive early look at the new standalone Google Photos app on Android   —  An Exclusive Early Look At The New Google Photos App  —  We've been hearing for a very long time - virtually ever since Vic Gundotra left Google+, with more rumors springing up recently - that Photos …
May 24, 2015, 3:45 PMIn context

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