Posts made in May, 2016

Jury finds Google’s implementation of Java in Android was fair use

By on May 27, 2016 in Mobility Strategy | 0 comments

Software developers can breathe a massive sigh of relief — a jury found today that Google’s implementation of 37 Java APIs in Android qualified as fair use. However, Oracle attorneys have already indicated that they will appeal the decision. “Today’s verdict that Android makes fair use of Java APIs represents a win for the Android ecosystem, for the Java programming...

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Google ramps up effort to update mobile operating systems

By on May 27, 2016 in Mobile Design | 0 comments

84% of Apple’s mobile devices run the latest iOS software, compared with 7.5% of Android devices that run Marshmallow, the newest Android OS. Getting phone makers and carriers to update to the latest version of Android has been one of the thorniest challenges facing Google as it tries to widen the use of its mobile software and generate more sales from its apps and...

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